Two days before Sangrur byelection, office-bearers of the bharatiya janata party (BJP) joined AAP in the presence of CM Bhagwant Mann here on Tuesday. BJP disowned the defectors by claiming they had not held any positions in the party for years.
Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) registered a decisive win in the Rajendra Nagar assembly bypoll with its candidate Durgesh Pathak defeating his nearest rival, bharatiya janata party’s (BJP) Rajesh Bhatia by a margin of nearly 11,500 votes.
The counting is under way for the Azamgarh seat vacated by Akhilesh Yadav and Rampur seat vacated by Azam Khan.
A meeting of MLAs of the ruling bharatiya janata party was held in Gandhinagar on Thursday where party leaders apprised the elected representatives about the voting process for the forthcoming presidential election.
Suspended bharatiya janata party (BJP) leader Nupur Sharma - whose objectionable remarks on Prophet Muhammad led Kolkata Police to register multiple FIRs against her - has been summoned again by the city cops. The fresh summons issued by Amherst Street police asked her to join investigations on June 25.
The Sangrur Lok Sabha byelection that is witnessing a multiple-corner contest saw massive campaigns comprising small and large public gatherings and roadshows, yet none of the candidates' expenditure has reached anywhere close to Rs 95 lakh limit.
Terming bharatiya janata party “anti-Hindu”, senior AAP functionary and Rajya Sabha Member Sanjay Singh on Wednesday said that the saffron party was trying to destroy the “peace and harmony” by demolishing 53 temples in the city.
The candidates of the ruling BJP-JJP combine have bagged many seats as the poll results for most of Haryana's 46 municipal bodies were out.
Seeking to defuse a row over controversial comments allegedly made by its spokesperson against Prophet Mohammed, the BJP asserted on Sunday that it respects all religions and strongly denounces insult of any religious personality.
Chief minister Jai Ram Thakur, while addressing the third “Tridev Sammelan” at Hamirpur parliamentary constituency on Monday, urged the party workers to effectively take the policies and programmes of the central and state governments to people and effectively counter the false propaganda of
Union railway minister Ashwani Vaishnav visited the Rajendra Nagar area on Saturday and appealed to bharatiya janata party workers to dedicate the next five days to ensuring party candidate Rajesh Bhatia’s win in the byelection to the Rajendra Nagar assembly constituency to be held on June 23.
bharatiya janata party on Friday released list of candidates for 85 wards of Indore Municipal Corporation. The announcement of the names was greeted with protests by some workers and ticket aspirants.
Congress leaders of the city are protesting against the repeat summoning of party’s former president Rahul Gandhi by enforcement directorate (ED) in a money laundering case.
Despite grounding their “solo” dreams ahead of the civic polls, the BJP went ahead without its coalition partner in the government — JJP — to announce its manifesto for the general elections for municipal councils and municipal committees in the state.
Advocate Pushyamitra Bhargava, who was on Wednesday declared as bharatiya janata party (BJP’s) official mayoral candidate in Indore urban body polls, resigned from the post of the additional advocate general with immediate effect.
In a bid to prove that the education system in Himachal Pradesh is in a shambles under the successive regimes of Congress and BJP, the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) on Tuesday started ‘Selfie with School” campaign with party state president Surjit Thakur releasing a video of a government primary
A ward councillor of Kota Municipal Corporation (KMC) belonging to bharatiya janata party (BJP) resigned from the party on Monday saying she was dissatisfied by the party’s stand on the controversial comments made by the now-suspended national spokesperson, Nupur Sharma.
The sources confirmed on Sunday that they will be deported from Kuwait as they violated the laws and regulations of the country which stipulates that sit-ins or demonstrations by expats are not to be organized in Kuwait, reported Arab Times.
Samajwadi Party (SP) president Akhilesh Yadav on Sunday slammed the ruling bharatiya janata party (BJP) saying that it is doing “politics of hate” on instructions of RSS, its parent organisation. In a statement, Yadav said, “It is not hidden that the BJP's politics is of hatred and division of the society conducted on the instructions of its parent organisation RSS.”
The bharatiya janata party (BJP)’s win for the sixth seat in the Rajya Sabha polls is being seen as a big setback for the Maha Vikas Aghadi (MVA) which will have a bearing on the upcoming Maharashtra Legislative Council (MLC) polls scheduled for June 20.