Party insiders suggest although Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan will be disappointed with the result of Chitrakoot Assembly bypolls, he is likely to have the upper hand in the blame-game over the defeat.
When Union ministers virtually competed with each other on Twitter to credit the Narendra Modi government for the GST council’s decision last Friday, there were some ministers who seemed oblivious to the rush among their colleagues.
The buzz in the party is that the 83-year-old is considering taking off to Kerala for ayurveda treatment. He could be in Kerala for a fortnight.
Sonia, an asthma patient, was in Goa in mid-November last year also to avoid the Delhi smog.
he 90th birthday celebration of BJP leader L K Advani at his residence saw visitors use a wide range of expressions to wish him a long, healthy life.
The event now takes place on Saturday morning and Sunday evening. The number of people is double on Sundays, say Rashtrapati Bhavan officials.
While the BJP seems to believe that Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s goodwill gesture to call on the DMK patriarch could send a positive message and open a window, the Congress appeared unruffled.
BJP leaders are speculating if the party will give a ticket to Anandiben’s daughter. The party’s local unit has decided to leave it to their state and central leadership.
Dineshwar Sharma currently operates from Patel Bhavan, near Parliament Street, but will require a bigger space so that people from Kashmir can come and meet him.
The British royal couple will be on official visit in New Delhi next week, when they are likely to meet Prime Minister Narendra Modi.
In one of her last wishes, Prakash Javadekar's school teacher-mother had desired that her son should not stop work after her demise.