Manohar Lal Khattar unanimously elected as BJP's legislative party leader in Haryana
Khattar will go to meet Haryana Governor Satyadeo Narain Arya and stake claim to form the government in the state. The swearing-in ceremony of the Khattar-led BJP government will take place on Sunday.
Walk out of NDA if alternative is to be found: NCP to Sena
"Nothing like it if the BJP gives the Shiv Sena chief minister's post. But if the ...
BJP questions Rahul's 'frequent' foreign tours, 'secrecy' about such visits
BJP spokesperson GVL Narasimha Rao claimed that Rahul Gandhi had ...
BJP pushes to seal deal to form Maharashtra government
Deputy CM post for Aaditya Thackeray on table. Shiv Sena is demanding that the CM’s post be rotated with each party holding it for two-and-a-half years. Shah may visit Mumbai on Wednesday with a view to close the negotiations with the Sena brass.
Sena will split if Fadnavis forms govt sans its support: MLA
The MLA from Badnera in Amravati district dubbed the Sena as "very arrogant" and claimed the Uddhav Thackeray-led party will split and nearly two dozen MLAs will join the BJP if Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis forms the next government without its saffron ally. The Sena has 56 MLAs.
Will win over 65 seats in Jharkhand polls, Raghubar Das to be CM face: BJP
The BJP is in power in the state and an alliance of opposition parties, mainly the Congress and the Jharkhand Mukti Morcha, is making a determined bid to oust the government headed by Raghubar Das. BJP had won 37 seats in the 2014 Jharkhand polls and got past the majority mark in the Assembly as a number of MLAs from other parties joined it.
Devendra Fadnavis in Delhi to meet Amit Shah
Maharashtra CM Devendra Fadnavis is in New Delhi on Monday to meet Union Home Minister Amit Shah to discuss the ongoing tussle between BJP and its ally Shiv Sena over government formation in Maharashtra. The two parties are caught in a stalemate over the CM's post, with the Sena demanding an equal division and the BJP rejecting it.
Smart cities mission hit by funding blocks
Half of the 23 cities surveyed do not generate enough revenue to even pay for the salaries of their municipal staff.
Congress laps up new audio clip of CM to target Amit Shah
An audio clip is causing trouble for BS Yediyurappa as it was leaked on Saturday in which Yediyurappa is heard telling a group of party leaders in Hubballi that he was pained by the recent remarks of sections of party leaders The BJP regime in the state was possible due to the sacrifice of 17 “disqualified” MLAs, and blessing of the national leadership.
BJP-Shiv Sena on road to power in Maharashtra, no clear winner in Haryana
While the BJP did not appear to be headed for the emphatic win it was expecting in the states it had ruled for five years, the Congress took a back seat to its partner NCP in Maharashtra but could substantially better its tally in Haryana.
SP's cycle is BJP's lucky charm
"The bikes have become the BJP's lucky charm," said a BJP leader.
Neither BJP nor Congress untouchable for us: Dushyant Chautala
"No one is untouchable for us. We will support whichever party agrees to implement our agenda as part of a common minimum programme, " Jannayak Janta Party (JJP) leader Dushyant Chautala said following a party meeting of 10 MLAs.
Prominent defectors in BJP first list of 125; 12 MLAs denied tickets
After the BJP and Shiv Sena released their list of candidates, party workers in more than half a dozen seats were seen engaged in angry altercation.
View: PM with the silver bullet style
Bypassing elites to communicate directly with the masses may be popular, but it carries risks.
BJP's attempts to 'adopt' Patel show it has no great freedom fighter of its own: Priyanka
Taking a jibe at BJP, Congress leader Priyanka Gandhi Vadra said she was happy seeing the BJP's attempts to "adopt" the "Iron Man of India" as it showed that the saffron party did not have a great freedom fighter of its own. The remark followed the government's series of events on Rashtriya Ekta Diwas marking the birth anniversary of Sardar Patel.
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