Opposition ‘mahagathbandhan’ an illusion, BJP will win in 2019: Amit Shah

Opposition ‘mahagathbandhan’ an illusion, BJP will win in 2019: Amit Shah

Opinion Poll: BJP president Amit Shah on December 19 made light of the the opposition ‘mahagathbandhan’ (grand alliance), calling it an illusion and expressed confidence that the BJP will retain power after the 2019 Lok Sabha polls. Speaking at the Republic Summit here, Shah also said he was sure that the Shiv Sena will be with the BJP in the next Lok Sabha elections. Talks are on (with them), he added. “The reality of the…

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Nobody thought Congress leaders will get convicted: PM Narendra Modi on riots

Nobody thought Congress leaders will get convicted: PM Narendra Modi on riots

Opinion Poll: Highlighting the delay in justice for victims of 1984 anti-Sikh riots, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday said nobody would have imagined that Congress leaders will get convicted in the case. Modi was speaking at the Republic Summit here. “Four years ago, nobody ever thought of Congress leaders getting convicted in the 1984 Sikh massacre and that people (victims) would get justice,” the PM said. Modi’s remarks came a day after senior Congress…

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BJP slams Kamal Nath for comment on UP, Bihar workers taking up jobs in MP

BJP slams Kamal Nath for comment on UP, Bihar workers taking up jobs in MP

Opinion Poll: Highlighting Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Kamal Nath’s “outsider” background, BJP leaders on Tuesday termed “divisive” his claim that jobs given to people from Bihar and Uttar Pradesh deny employment to youth of his state. Nath told reporters after taking office on Monday that his government will give incentives to industries that give 70 per cent of their jobs to those from his state and added that people from Bihar and Uttar Pradesh get…

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BJP eyes reorganisation in Telangana after poll debacle

BJP eyes reorganisation in Telangana after poll debacle

Opinion Poll: The BJP Tuesday admitted that the poll debacle in Telangana was “colossal, massive and historic” for the party and indicated that a full-scale reorganisation of the state unit might be on the cards. The BJP is in a introspective mode, the Telangana unit’s chief spokesperson Krishna Saagar Rao said. From a tally of five seats after the 2014 elections, the party was now reduced to just a single MLA in the 119-member House….

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BJP will be wiped out if SP, BSP combine: Minister Om Prakash Rajbhar.

BJP will be wiped out if SP, BSP combine: Minister Om Prakash Rajbhar.

Opinion Poll: Uttar Pradesh’s ruling Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) will be wiped out in the state in Lok Sabha elections if the BSP and Samajwadi Party join hands, state cabinet Minister Om Prakash Rajbhar said on Monday.  “It is very clear that if these two one-time rivals come together, the BJP will certainly be decimated in the state” where it won 71 of the 80 Lok Sabha seats in 2014, said the Suheldev Bharatiya Samaj…

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BJP moves Calcutta HC with fresh prayer to hold ‘rath yatra.

BJP moves Calcutta HC with fresh prayer to hold ‘rath yatra.

Opinion Poll: The BJP moved the Calcutta High Court on Monday with a fresh plea, challenging the West Bengal government’s denial of permission to the party’s proposed ‘rath yatra’ in the state.  The state government had held a meeting on the ‘rath yatra’ with a three-member BJP team as per the HC’s direction, following which it informed the party on Saturday that permission could be granted for the ‘yatra’.  Representing the saffron party, lawyer Saptangshu…

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Arun Jaitley hails Sajjan Kumar’s conviction, takes a dig at Congress for choosing Kamal Nath as CM

Arun Jaitley hails Sajjan Kumar’s conviction, takes a dig at Congress for choosing Kamal Nath as CM

Opinion Poll: BJP leader Arun Jaitley Monday welcomed the conviction of Congress leader Sajjan Kumar in a 1984 anti-Sikh riot case and also took a swipe at the opposition party for choosing Kamal Nath as Madhya Pradesh chief minister, claiming that Sikhs consider him “culpable” in the violence against the community.  Kamal Nath, who took oath as chief minister of the central Indian state on Monday, has always denied any role in the riots against…

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Congress leader Kamal Nath involved in anti-Sikh riots: Delhi BJP leader

Congress leader Kamal Nath involved in anti-Sikh riots: Delhi BJP leader

Opinion Poll: A Delhi BJP leader on December 17 sat on an indefinite hunger strike against Kamal Nath being nominated for the CM’s post in Madhya Pradesh, alleging that the Congress leader was involved in the anti-Sikh riots. Nath will be sworn in as chief minister of Madhya Pradesh on Monday. Tejinder Pal Singh Bagga started his hunger strike at Tilak Nagar in west Delhi where several families affected in the 1984 anti-Sikh riots live….

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Lies of Rahul Gandhi exposed: Smriti Irani

Lies of Rahul Gandhi exposed: Smriti Irani

Opinion Poll: Union minister Smriti Irani on December 17 accused the opposition Congress of trying to malign the country’s defence establishment and said “lies” of the party’s chief Rahul Gandhi on Rafale deal have been exposed. The Congress is trying to play with the national security and is spreading lies to mislead the people, Irani told a press conference here. “The Congress has not only spread lies but has also tried to malign the Indian…

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