Release Rs 4,000-cr interest arrears to SHGs: BJP to Telangana govt

Telangana Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) president Bandi Sanjay Kumar on Friday urged that the state government release Rs 4,000 crore interest arrears due to be paid to self-help women groups (SHGs) under Development of Women and Children in Rural Areas (DWCRA) on the occasion of “Raksha Bandhan” festival. According to the statement … Read more

Political parties have been shaken by Karnataka HC’s ACB ruling: BJP

Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) MLC AH Vishwanath on Friday welcomed the Karnataka High Court’s decision to abolish the Anti-Corruption Bureau (ACB) and said that all three major political parties have been shaken by this decision. The Karnataka High Court on Thursday abolished the Anti-Corruption Bureau (ACB), formed by the Congress government headed … Read more

‘Har Ghar Tiranga campaign’ receiving unprecedented response: BJP

The BJP Friday said the government’s ‘Har Ghar Tiranga’ campaign has seen unprecedented response across the country and claimed the target of having 20 crore households hoist or display the national flag on independence day will definitely be reached. BJP general secretary Arun Singh told reporters that party president J P Nadda … Read more

One who feels for India will hoist tricolour, says Uttarakhand BJP chief

Uttarakhand BJP chief Mahendra Bhatt on Friday said his demand for photos of houses which have not hoisted the national flag was only meant for party workers and not for the general public. Under attack from opposition parties for making such a demand, he said anyone who has true feelings for the … Read more

Wife says Shrikant Tyagi attended BJP events but abandoned by party now

Shrikant Tyagi has been attending events of BJP but the party abandoned him since his spat with a woman last week, his wife Anu Tyagi has claimed. Anu, who has been twice detained by the police for questioning since last Friday, alleged she was mentally tortured and her family harassed during the … Read more

Nitish Kumar has created storm which can challenge BJP: Shiv Sena

The Shiv Sena on Thursday claimed Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar has created a storm by severing ties with the BJP and this storm can pose a challenge to the saffron party in the 2024 Lok Sabha polls if it intensifies into a cyclone. An editorial in the Sena mouthpiece ‘Saamana‘ lavished praise on Kumar, … Read more

Delhi BJP protests outside Arvind Kejriwal’s residence, demands Manish Sisodia’s expulsion from Cabinet

Delhi BJP leaders on Sunday staged a protest outside Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal‘s residence demanding his deputy Manish Sisodia‘s expulsion from the Cabinet over charges of corruption Delhi BJP chief alleged that Sisodia “colluded with the liquor mafia to rob the city exchequer of crores of rupees”. “Sisodia has now understood that the CBI is … Read more

caa: CAA may be rolled out by December, says Bengal BJP MLA Asim Sarkar

The Citizenship Amendment Act (CAA) is likely to be implemented by December and the rollout process will soon, West Bengal BJP Haringhata MLA Asim Sarkar said on Friday. It is learnt that BJP national President J P Nadda held a virtual meeting on Friday with the West Bengal BJP unit, including LoP Suvendu Adhikari and … Read more

Ramlila committees in Delhi to pay less rent for venues: BJP leaders

Ramlila committees in Delhi will have to pay less rent for venues and get required permissions from various civic agencies without any hassle, BJP leaders said after a meeting with Lieutenant Governor V K Saxena on Friday. They also claimed the timing of Ramlila programmes will be extended from 10 pm to … Read more

BJP can cause riots during Tiranga Yatra: Akhilesh Yadav

Samajwadi Party chief Akhilesh Yadav on Friday cautioned the public regarding the Har Ghar Tiranga campaign. He said the BJP can also cause ‘danga’ (riots) during the Yatra. The campaign launched by Prime Minister Narendra Modi aims at evoking a feeling of patriotism by exhorting people across the country to hoist the national flag between … Read more