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Amid tussle with JD(U), RLSP chief Kushwaha gives ultimatum to BJP over seat sharing; sets Nov 30 deadline

In the party executive today, Kushwaha said whatever seats BJP has offered is not acceptable. He also stepped up his attack on Bihar CM Nitish Kumar, claiming that he is resorting to "nasty tricks" of breaking RLSP.

BJP has a ‘pragmatic’ alliance plan to improve its tally in five southern states

The BJP in the last general election won just 20 of the 130 seats in the five southern states — Andhra Pradesh, Telangana, Karnataka, Tamil Nadu and Kerala.

Delhi: BJP workers show black flags to Shatrughan Sinha

BJP leader Shatrughan Sinha was shown black flags by party workers after an event in Shahdara on Friday where he said there was nothing wrong in calling a spade a spade and praised the AAP government.

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Swami Agnivesh is 'fraud' and a 'foreign agent': Jharkhand minister C P Singh

"As far as I know, Swami Agnivesh is a person who survives on foreign donations. The saffron dress that he wears is to deceive the simple Indians. He is a fraud and not a Swami. He had himself planned this attack to gain popularity," the minister said.

Amit Shah arrives in Kerala to strategise for Lok Sabha polls

The BJP is trying to expand its influence in the southern state, which has been dominated by the CPI(M)-led Left Front and Congress-headed United Democratic Front for decades.

BJP recorded 593 per cent jump in donations in 2016-17, Congress 105 per cent: report

According to the report, the total donations received by national political parties between the financial year (FY) 2016-17 increased by Rs 487.36 cr — an increase of 478% from Rs 102.02 crore declared during the previous fiscal.

Will Karnataka toll for the Congress?

The Congress stands to both gain, and lose, more from the Karnataka poll results than the BJP. That is the simple asymmetry behind this important election

Mangalore and Dakshina Kannada: Development issues aside, religion plays heavy on a voter's mind here

Karnataka elections: During one such brief autorickshaw ride in Mangalore city, the heart of the communally-sensitive Dakshina Kannada region, a driver stated: "Hindus will die if BJP doesn't return (to power).”

Karnataka assembly elections 2018: In Uttara Kannada seat, anger against local MP may affect BJP chances

More than 200 BJP workers were booked in over 50 cases in Uttara Kannada for alleged involvement in violence in Kumta and Sirsi towns of the district.

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Shashi Tharoor faces heat over remarks on Ram temple

Congress parliamentarian Shashi Tharoor on Monday faced severe criticism after he said that no "good Hindu" would want a Ram temple built at a spot after demolishing somebody else's place of worship.

Vajpayee was an inclusive leader. He let colleagues do their job and critics speak up: Arun Shourie

As India loses one of its most charismatic prime ministers, former Rajya Sabha MP Arun Shourie talks talks about all that Vajpayee stood for. “When Vajpayee ji made a promise, people believed him. There was a reason for that.”

As BS Yeddyurappa takes oath as Karnataka CM, a look back at how his journey to this chair has never been easy

BS Yeddyurappa, the man of the hour, has led the Bharatiya Janata Party in Karnataka to a 104-seat victory. Now after much struggle, as he takes oath as Chief Minister of Karnataka, a look back at how it has always been a battle for him.

Day after the result: Amid Congress-JD(S) allegations of BJP's horse-trading, Governor invites BS Yeddyurappa to form government

Governor Vajubhai Vala kept everyone guessing through the day. But invited the BJP's BS Yeddyurappa to form the government at the end of the day. 

Fali S Nariman Interview: Congress' charges for impeachment of Chief Justice Dipak Misra are frivolous

In an interview to The Indian Express, senior jurist Fali S Nariman rubbished the charges leveled by the Congress party on the issue of impeaching the Chief Justice of India. This is what he said. 

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