BJP trying to abduct democracy in broad daylight in Karnataka: Congress

New Delhi |Friday, 2019 4:45:05 AM IST

Amid the crucial floor test of the 13-month-old Congress-Janata Dal-Secular government in Karnataka, the Congress on Thursday accused the BJP of abducting democracy in the broad daylight by using mone

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Dozen of Bengali film, TV actors join BJP

New Delhi |Friday, 2019 4:15:05 AM IST

About a dozen of Bengali actors, including Parno Mittra, joined the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) in the presence of West Bengal state unit chief Dilip Ghosh, Mukul Roy and spokesperson Sambit Patra, h

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Bengal BJP holds 'cut-money' protests in Kolkata, districts

Kolkata |Friday, 2019 4:45:05 AM IST

Bharatiya Janata Party leaders and activists on Thursday held 'cut money' protests in Kolkata and other districts, accusing the state's ruling Trinamool Congress members of extorting from the people i

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Alpesh joins BJP, says quit 'bad school to join Gurukul'

Gandhinagar |Friday, 2019 4:45:05 AM IST

Fidgety former Congress legislator and OBC leader Alpesh Thakor along with another rebel MLA Dhavalsinh Jhala eventually donned the saffron scarf at the BJP headquarters here on Thursday amid cheering

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In Bihar Assembly, BJP MLA questions Bihar Police letter seeking RSS details (Lead)

Patna |Thursday, 2019 1:15:05 AM IST

BJP MLA Sanjay Mayunkh on Wednesday questioned in the Bihar Legislative Council the Bihar Police Special Branch letter directing its Deputy SPs to gather information on the state functionaries of the

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BJP's Ishrat Jahan threatened after attending 'Hanuman Chalisa' event

Kolkata |Thursday, 2019 11:15:05 PM IST

West Bengal's Triple Talaq petitioner Ishrat Jahan who joined BJP last year, on Thursday alleged harassment and life threats after she attended a Hindu religious event, police said.

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BJP killing democracy in Tripura, says ex-CM Sarkar

Agartala |Thursday, 2019 10:45:05 PM IST

The ruling Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) had turned Tripura into the "killing field of democracy", alleged former Chief Minister and CPI-M leader Manik Sarkar, here on Thursday.

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BJP MLC questions police letter seeking details on RSS (2nd Lead)

Patna |Thursday, 2019 2:15:05 AM IST

BJP MLC Sanjay Mayunkh on Wednesday raised in the Legislative Council the matter of the Bihar Police Special Branch letter directing its Deputy SPs to gather information on the state functionaries of

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Alpesh Thakor, his aide to join BJP on Thursday

Gandhinagar |Thursday, 2019 5:15:05 AM IST

Maverick OBC leader Alpesh Thakor, who quit as a Congress legislator after casting his vote in favour of BJP candidates in the July 5 Rajya Sabha elections in Gujarat, is set to embrace the ruling BJP

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BJP expels Champion for 6 years over pistol dance (2nd Lead)

Dehradun |Thursday, 2019 5:15:05 AM IST

Uttarakhand Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) legislator Kunwar Pranav Singh Champion was expelled from the primary membership of the party for six years on Wednesday, after a video of him dancing with two

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UP BJP MLA enrols schools students as party members

Chandauli (Uttar Pradesh) |Thursday, 2019 3:45:05 PM IST

Making a mockery of the BJP's much-publicized membership drive, Sushil Singh, party MLA from this seat in Uttar Pradesh enrolled school students as party members.

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BJP unhappy with Bihar Police gathering details about RSS leaders

Patna |Wednesday, 2019 11:15:05 PM IST

A letter issued by Bihar Police has surfaced in which it has directed state police officers to collect data on RSS leaders, inviting sharp criticism from the BJP, which is an ally of the state's rulin

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