January 04, 2020 9:04 am
The BJP termed the insinuation by the Congress Seva Dal "abhorrent" and accused the outfit of working to denigrate all leaders outside the Nehru-Gandhi family.
November 30, 2019 6:02 am
In her second apology, Thakur said: “On November 27, during discussion on SPG (Amendment) Bill, I did not call Nathuram Godse a patriot (deshbhakt), I did not even take his name. Still if someone is hurt, I express my regret and apologise.”
November 29, 2019 4:15 pm
"No charges have been proven against me in the court. This is against the law to call me a terrorist without any proof and insult me, Thakur said in Lok Sabha.
November 29, 2019 12:54 am
“Let alone calling Nathuram Godse a patriot, our party condemns even having such a thought. As far as Mahatma Gandhi is concerned, he is our ideal," Singh said after party MP Pragya Thakur called him a patriot at the floor of the House
November 29, 2019 8:41 am
Pragya Thakur's 'Godse remark' in Parliament: Here's the ‘philosophy’ of Nathuram Godse, and why he's been seen as a 'patriot' over the years
November 28, 2019 12:36 pm
Without naming Pragya, Defence Minister Rajnath Singh said the BJP condemns "any philosophy which describes Nathuram Godse as patriot".
November 28, 2019 12:49 pm
"We have decided that Thakur will not attend meetings of BJP parliamentary party during the session," BJP working president J P Nadda said.
November 28, 2019 3:29 am
As the angry Opposition sought an apology from Thakur and BJP members were seen persuading her to sit down, Speaker Om Birla said her remark will not go into the records of the House proceedings.
November 27, 2019 8:06 pm
In May this year, during campaigning for the Lok Sabha elections, Thakur had referred to Godse as a patriot. Prime Minister Narendra Modi had then said he "would never be able to fully forgive Thakur for insulting Bapu".
November 20, 2019 10:30 am
Rajyashri Choudhary, who is also the national president of the Akhil Bharatiya Hindu Mahasabha, worshipped Godse’s portrait by offering prayers at the Hindu outfit’s Daulatganj office.