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Friday, August 19, 2022



Bihar break-up underlines a new predicament for BJP – as party surges, the alliance it leads is dwindling

August 11, 2022 9:09 am

Increasingly, regional outfits seem wary of the BJP’s aggressive and ambitious expansion plans and fear that the latter could ignore the coalition dharma and even break or swallow smaller groups to further its political goals.

Back as CM, Nitish Kumar sounds 2024 bugle: Opposition must unite

August 11, 2022 4:29 pm

Along with him, RJD leader Tejashwi Yadav too was administered the oath of office and will be the Deputy Chief Minister.

Constant sparring, communication gap, poaching shadow: Why Nitish quit NDA

August 10, 2022 11:59 am

Nitish Kumar,Tejashwi Yadav, Bihar Political Crisis: Those who have interacted with Nitish said he was “not at all comfortable” from Day One. “He believed the BJP belittled him using Chirag Paswan (of LJP).

'Slogan of BJP Bhagao is coming from Bihar': Oppn hail Nitish's move to dump NDA

August 09, 2022 8:00 pm

Nitish Kumar severed ties with the BJP and tendered his resignation as the chief minister to stake claim to form a new government after being unanimously declared the leader of the opposition grand alliance.

After Murmu, SAD supports NDA’s V-P choice too

August 07, 2022 3:49 am

Sukhbir said in a tweet, “Shiromani Akali Dal supports a peasant's son, crusader for farmers' rights and the man who secured OBC status for the farming community (Jats) in his state, Jagdeep Dhankhar for the Vice Presidency.”

BSP to support NDA candidate in vice-presidential polls, says Mayawati

August 03, 2022 11:40 am

The BSP earlier had supported NDA candidate Droupadi Murmu in the presidential elections last month and she had won.

Yashwant congratulates Murmu: 'Hope she functions as custodian of Constitution without fear or favour'

July 21, 2022 10:42 pm

Sinha said his candidature had brought most Opposition parties on a common platform and hoped the Opposition unity would continue beyond the presidential election.

Pune: NDA pays homage to alumnus killed in accidental blast in Jammu & Kashmir

July 21, 2022 4:45 pm

Captain Anand, an alumnus of the academy's 135th course, and a junior commissioned officer were killed in an accidental grenade blast on the Line of Control in Poonch district.

Newsmaker | An Akali breaks ranks: Decoding Manpreet Singh Ayali's presidential poll abstention

July 19, 2022 7:08 am

Three-time Dakha MLA, who is from a family of farmers, says he ignored party’s decision to back Droupadi Murmu and listened to his conscience as ‘Centre has not solved any issue concerning Punjab’.

Nadda appeals to opposition parties to support 'kisan putra' Dhankhar

July 17, 2022 10:52 pm

Nadda described Dhankhar as a "kisan putra" (farmer's son) to emphasise on his farming background and his rise through hard work.


'Sabka saath, sabka vikas, sabka vishwaas': PM Modi thanks BJP workers after Bihar win

November 11, 2020 10:04 pm

Addressing party workers at a felicitation function after the BJP's victory in Bihar elections and various bypolls, PM Modi asserted that the only mantra for his party's victory was "Sabka saath, sabka vikas and sabka vishwas".

With NDA leading in Bihar, BJP supporters start celebrations

November 10, 2020 7:42 pm

With the trends suggesting that the NDA alliance is on course to form the government in Bihar, BJP workers have started celebrating at party head office in Delhi on Tuesday.

UPSC NDA/ NA (I) results 2019 declared: Websites to check

June 18, 2019 7:44 pm

UPSC NDA/ NA results 2019: The results of UPSC NDA/ NA examinations are available on the website

'Sabka Saath, Sabka Vikas aur Sabka Vishwas': PM Narendra Modi's message to newly elected NDA MPs

May 27, 2019 6:53 am

At the Parliament's Central Hall, amidst loud cheers and chants of “Modi, Modi”, the Prime Minister thanked leaders and the newly elected MPs.

BJP gears up for 'PM', Narendra Modi poses for office

May 16, 2014 8:45 am

Various exit pols have projected Gujarat Chief Narendra Modi to become the prime minister.


There is no new idea in Budget 2016-17: P. Chidambaram

February 29, 2016 4:37 pm

New Delhi, Feb 29 (ANI): Congress Leader P. Chidambaram on Monday said that one big take away from Budget 2016-17 was that there is no new idea presented by Finance Minister Arun Jaitley, adding that NDA has followed its own brand of budget making. He further said that there is no major relief for tax payers, and the reduction of corporate tax rate from 30 percent to 29 percent for a very limited class, is laughable. He said that the only virtue of the budget is that it has left every section disappointed and he is happy that the UPA schemes have been continued with. He added that the government is boasting that they collected more tax than ever, but it was only due to excise on crude and not from corporate tax.

Kejriwal flays Modi Govt. for ‘mishandling’ JNU row

February 18, 2016 12:19 pm

New Delhi, Feb 18 (ANI): Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Thursday criticised Prime Minister Narendra Modi-led government and said that if the NDA government can’t arrest four-five students who raised anti-national slogans in JNU, how they will arrest the Pathankot attack culprits. He also condemned the Patiala House Court incident and said the police remained mum and didn’t act over it.

Everything about BJP is retrospective: Kapil Sibal

February 16, 2016 2:15 pm

New Delhi, Feb 16 (ANI): Commenting on the tax notice to telecom major Vodafone, Congress leader and former union minister Kapil Sibal on Tuesday said that the NDA Government has a habit of doing everything in retrospective. He recalled that current Finance Minister Arun Jaitley had once said that there should be no retrospective action in any matter, and now the government has gone back on that view. He said that when the Congress was in power, the opposition termed its actions as tax terrorism, and when the latter assumed power, it is being described as legitimate tax collection?

NCP criticises BJP for JNU row

February 16, 2016 6:55 am

New Delhi, Feb 16 (ANI): Lashing out at the NDA Government and Delhi Police, Nationalist Congress Party (NCP) general secretary Tariq Anwar said the present BJP-led NDA Government is bothering the university students without any prior investigation. Meanwhile, Union Parliamentary Affairs Minister Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi said all parties should stand up together against the anti-national elements responsible for the recent Jawaharlal Nehru University (JNU) issue.

We are pro-poor as well as pro-market Govt: Jayant Sinha

February 09, 2016 12:21 pm

New Delhi, Feb 09 (ANI): Minister of State for Finance Jayant Sinha addressed the students of Indian Institute of Corporate Affairs andInternational Finance Corporations on Tuesday. Addressing the students, Sinha said our Government is pro-poor as well as pro-market government. He added that when the NDA Government came into power in May 2014, it was very important for us to restore confidence of the nation in the Governance of India.

Country is waiting for Bose documents release: Netaji’s grand nephew

January 22, 2016 9:37 am

New Delhi, Jan 22 (ANI): Grand nephew of Netaji Subhash Chandra Bose, Chandra Kumar Bose, on Friday said the country is waiting to see how the NDA Government will transform a “government of suppression and deceit” to a “government of transparency and openness”. CK Bose on Friday arrived in New Delhi for attending the event of declassification of files pertaining to Netaji’s death on January 23.

NDA Government Intolerant Of Dissent?

August 18, 2015 10:55 am