Thursday, 20 September, 2018

Topic: BJP

Who is Christian Michel and why his extradition is vital for Indian probe agencies

Christian Michel, a British consultant, was allegedly hired by AgustaWestland to influence Indian officials to help it secure the chopper deal.

Congress leaders meet CAG, demand early report on alleged irregularities in Rafale deal

Congress leaders handed a memorandum to the CAG and said it expects the truth to prevail after the report on Rafale deal is made public.

RSS & BJP cadre must walk Mohan Bhagwat’s talk

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Rahul Gandhi

Congress not to disclose CM candidate’s name in poll-bound Telangana

The party will fight the Assembly elections jointly with the TDP, CPI and Telangana Jana Samithi, said a state Congress leader.

Birthday greetings for Modi reveal India’s changing political equations

Some estranged BJP allies were missing from Modi's Twitter timeline. There was a lot to read in the Prime Minister's replies too.

Mohan Bhagwat says no Hindu Rashtra without Muslims: Is RSS changing before 2019 polls?

Mohan Bhagwat, during the three-day RSS lecture series called ‘Bhavishya Ka Bharat’, said that the Sangh’s interpretation of Hindutva does not exclude...

More jobs please – The simple message for politicians from India’s Gen Z

PM Modi's failure to create 10 million jobs a year will be a key issue in general elections next year for 130 million first-time voters. 
Navjot Singh Sidhu with Sushma Swaraj at Parliament House in New Delhi | Getty Images

As if hounding Muslims wasn’t enough, BJP is now giving same treatment to Sikhs

By unleashing the propaganda machine against the Sikhs on Kartarpur Sahib issue, BJP is playing with fire that patriotic—and smart—Indians would rather not.
Anant Kumar

Union minister Ananth Kumar undergoes surgery in US, may return next weekend

Minister’s office terms as 'rumours' reports that he has pancreatic cancer. BJP and government silent on nature of illness. 
Manohar Parrikar

Goa Congress MLAs to meet governor & push for Parrikar govt’s dismissal

Congress, which has 16 seats in the 40-member state Assembly, will meet Governor Mridula Sinha with their demand.

Saving the planet doesn’t mean killing economic growth

Cheap renewable energy means that poor countries will be able to follow a different, cleaner path to industrialisation without sacrificing living standards.

Mohan Bhagwat says no Hindu Rashtra without Muslims: Is RSS changing before 2019 polls?

Mohan Bhagwat, during the three-day RSS lecture series called ‘Bhavishya Ka Bharat’, said that the Sangh’s interpretation of Hindutva does not exclude Muslims a...