The Shivraj Singh Chouhan government first spoke about the temple in 2010, but there was little progress on the ground for six years. In between, he had claimed that necessary permissions had been obtained from Sri Lankan government and the Centre
The poster, which was removed later, came up outside the state Congress office in Bhopal two days after senior party leader and Punjab Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh tweeted that he hoped to see a youth leader succeed Rahul Gandhi as party chief.
The BJP has planned a celebratory march in Indore today. A video from Saturday showed party workers indulging in celebratory gunfire outside Akash Vijayvargiya's office after he was granted bail by a special court in Bhopal.
Six jail officials - a district jail superintendent, an assistant jail superintendent and a head constable, among them - have been suspended. A reward of Rs 50,000 each was announced for information leading to arrest of the four prisoners, police said.
It was a close contest in both Rajasthan and Madhya Pradesh between the Congress and BJP. But the grand old party did get a few things right which helped it get ahead of the bump in both the states. Manoj CG breaks it down.
Yogi Adityanath, the man in a saffron robe, has emerged as one of the star campaigners for the BJP in the last few elections. But his speeches in this election making a strong Hindutva pitch failed to get any results.
The big difference between Congress and the BJP after an election result was at display on Tuesday. While after almost every election defeat Rahul Gandhi addressed the media and answered questions about the result, the BJP headquarters fell silent.
Congress President Rahul Gandhi is rightly being credited for the grand old party's victory in three crucial states in the Hindi heartland. But what did he do right? It was not the promise of better governance. Manoj CG explains what really worked.
As they say, timing is key. And an analysis of BJP President Amit Shah shows that before a key event across the border, he has dialed down his ferocious speeches against illegal migrants from Bangladesh.
Nearly two dozen houses were targeted in the frenzy that lasted several hours on Saturday after a youth from the community eloped with a minor Rajput girl. “If you don’t hand over the man and our girl within two hours, we will set every house on fire. If you don’t leave the village after that […]