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Mehbooba Mufti

Sad to see BJP disown own initiatives, says Mehbooba after Amit Shah’s attack

Former J&K CM rejects charges against her government saying they are false. Never wavered from 'Agenda of Alliance', she says.
Tejashwi Yadav with Congress president Rahul Gandhi

Opposition parties must set aside egos to take on BJP in 2019 elections: Tejashwi Yadav

Yadav says issue of prime ministerial candidate secondary, more important for opposition parties to come together.

Jan Sangh founder S.P. Mookerjee was murdered, claim academicians at Nehru Memorial event

Mookerjee’s death has been the subject of debates and conspiracies for decades and Nehru is among those who have been controversially linked to it. New...
Former Pakistani president, Pervez Musharraf

Former Pakistan President Pervez Musharraf says he has not quit politics

Former military dictator said various kinds of statements were being spread regarding his resignation from the APML.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan in Rajgarh, Madhya Pradesh ~ PTI

In MP, Modi pays tributes to Jana Sangh founder Syama Prasad Mookerjee, slams Congress

When Congress was ruling, Madhya Pradesh was called a BIMARU state, while BJP has worked hard to remove this tag, says PM. 
The temple town of Ayodhya on the banks of Sarayu river | Commons

VHP passes resolution to build Ram temple, to move top court for daily hearings in case

Decisions were taken in the first general meeting of the Hindutva outfit after the change of its leadership early this year.
Amit Shah in Jammu | PTI

Amit Shah to address rally in Jammu, first visit to state since BJP-PDP split

The BJP President is likely to touch upon the evolving political situation in Jammu and Kashmir.
BJP President Amit Shah | Facebook

Upset Amit Shah cracks whip on Haryana leadership, tells them to get their act together now

BJP chief gives party's Haryana unit 10 days to complete organisational tasks such as mass outreach plan and setting up booth-level committees. 
Shiv Sena

Farmers’ suicides have doubled, not their income: Shiv Sena tells BJP

BJP’s warning ally Sena says in its mouthpiece ‘Saamana’ that the country is ‘tired’ of ‘jumlas’ of the Modi government.
Rajasthan Chief Minister Vasundhara Raje

Raje’s ‘angry resistance’ to Shah’s choice of Rajasthan BJP president delays announcement

BJP has zeroed in on Union minister Gajendra Shekhawat, a Rajput, as CM Vasundhara Raje believes this will alienate the Jat voters.

On Camera

Akshay Kumar's interview of PM Modi | Twitter

The ‘apolitical’ interview between PM Modi & Akshay Kumar was more than just about mangoes

Anyone who believes there can be an ‘apolitical’ interview with the PM right in the middle of Lok Sabha elections knows nothing about Modi.
congress

3 months of Congress’ Priyanka Gandhi in active politics: Has she lived up to the hype?

Priyanka Gandhi Vadra was appointed Congress’ general secretary of Uttar Pradesh (East) on 23 January 2019.

Defence

Indian Coast Guard

Indian Coast Guard increases maritime surveillance following Sri Lanka blasts

More ships and aircraft have been deployed to ensure India faces no security threat after a series of blasts killed 290 in Colombo, a Coast Guard official said.
Graphic by Soham Sen | ThePrint

Modi & Shah have turned India into ‘Jingostan’ & are out to conquer the paranoid country

The Modi-Shah BJP has resurrected dangers & the enemy from the past, and built a scary jingoism. It’s a great diversionary tactic, but it never ends well.