Will meet Sonia Gandhi along with Nitish Kumar soon to cobble up opposition unity: Lalu Prasad Yadav

PATNA: RJD president Lalu Prasad on Wednesday said that he along with Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar would soon meet Congress’ interim president Sonia Gandhi in Delhi in an effort to unite all major non-BJP parties ahead of the 2024 Lok Sabha polls. He claimed that the BJP wants to disturb communal harmony in society […]

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India approves change in land allotment category for political parties

NEW DELHI: The Narendra Modi government (Centre and government of India) has changed the category of the land allotted to political parties for their offices in Delhi from ‘institutional’ to government-to-government’ transfer, which will significantly bring down the dues. The government approved the Union Housing and Urban Affairs Ministry’s proposal in this regard earlier this […]

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Hold BMC, Maharashtra Assembly polls in 1 month, defeat us: Uddhav Thackeray to BJP

MUMBAI: Asserting that the bond between the Shiv Sena and Mumbai was unbreakable, party president Uddhav Thackeray on Wednesday dared the Bharatiya Janta Party (BJP) to hold Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) elections and Maharashtra Assembly polls in a month and defeat his outfit. Accusing the BJP, which is part of the state government, of speaking […]

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BJP lying on Vedanta semiconductor plant that went to Gujarat: Uddhav Thackeray

NEW DELHI: Shiv Sena president Uddhav Thackeray on Wednesday dared the BJP to defeat it in the upcoming Mumbai civic polls, saying his party’s relationship with the metropolis was unbreakable. He also accused the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) of “lying” on the Rs 1.54 lakh crore Vedanta-Foxconn semiconductor project which has been shifted to Gujarat. […]

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Mamata Banerjee ready to bury differences with Cong to form anti-BJP front: Sharad Pawar

MUMBAI: NCP president Sharad Pawar on Wednesday said Trinamool Congress supremo and West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Bannerjee is ready to bury her differences with the Congress in the national interests, and come together to form an alliance of opposition parties ahead of the 2024 general elections. Speaking to reporters here, Pawar also said he […]

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Will lend my car if anybody wants to leave Congress for BJP: Kamal Nath

BHOPAL: Madhya Pradesh Congress chief Kamal Nath on Sunday said the party would not stop anyone from quitting and that he would lend his car if any member wants to join the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP). Nath’s comment came amid the exodus from Congress and four days after eight MLAs of the Grand Old Party […]

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Lokayukta police registers case against Yediyurappa, family members

BENGALURU: The Lokayukta police in Karnataka have registered a case against former Chief Minister B S Yediyurappa and several members of his family in connection with a corruption case. The case was registered on Friday following a special court direction to the Lokayukta police to book the senior BJP leader and his kin, including his […]

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BJP trying to ‘crush’ AAP in name of fighting corruption: Arvind Kejriwal

NEW DELHI: Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Sunday launched a blistering attack on Prime Minister Narendra Modi and the BJP, accusing them of trying to “crush” the AAP in the name of fighting corruption as they feared a defeat in Gujarat polls. Addressing the first-ever national conclave of his party’s elected representatives, Kejriwal also […]

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Keep BJP out of power to safeguard Constitution, says Sitaram Yechury

HYDERABAD:CPI (M) general secretary Sitaram Yechury on Sunday said BJP should be kept out of power to safeguard the Constitution and guaranteed rights to people, Speaking to reporters here, he said the saffron party has no role in Hyderabad Liberation and is trying to distort history. If you want to save India as a secular, […]

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BJP plans to extend ‘Modi@20’ sessions ahead of Rajasthan Assembly polls

JAIPUR: The BJP plans to organise more sessions on ‘Modi@20’, a compilation of chapters by “intellectuals and domain experts” on Prime Minister Narendra Modi, in Rajasthan, a party leader said. “We have already organised 36 programmes in Rajasthan. We had earlier planned to organise 50 programmes but, looking at the response, we are now going […]

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