Tuesday, 20 November, 2018

Topic: BJP

A man walks past the Reserve Bank of India headquarters in Mumbai | Shashank Parade/ PTI

RBI signals a compromise with Modi govt after marathon meet

The Reserve Bank of India will form a panel to study the transfer of its surplus reserves to the government.
File image Dara Singh | Facebook

Remembering Dara Singh: The wrestling champ who switched careers and excelled at them all

On his 90th birth anniversary, ThePrint looks back at the phases of the life of the veteran wrestler who later became an actor and a politician.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi | Kamal Kishore/PTI

Before Modi slams Congress over Kesri, he must recall how BJP treated its Dalit president

After the Tehelka sting, Bangaru Laxman was disowned, condemned, banished and isolated.
Maharashtra minister Pankaja Gopinath | Facebook/@PankajaGopinathMunde

Munde-Mahajan daughters: Political achievers but have a long way to go to match their dads

Both Pankaja and Poonam lack the spark that their fathers — Gopinath Munde and Pramod Mahajan — had, say political analysts.
File photo on Sonia Gandhi and Rahul Gandhi | Sunil Saxena/ Hindustan Times via Getty Images

Why the Congress party should stop apologising about dynasty

Voters actually like dynasty, and the Congress must wear it as a badge of honour.
Institutions

Apart from Ram, the Supreme Court is BJP’s best friend in 2019

Even die-hard Modi fans are not enthused with the performance of the government in the last four-and-a-half years.
Amit Shah

2000 days of Amit Shah in Delhi and how he’s more powerful than Advani ever was

The BJP president is now seen as the alter ego of Prime Minister Narendra Modi.
Modi

PM Modi says Dalit leader Sitaram Kesri wasn’t allowed to complete term as Congress chief

Modi also said Kesri was thrown out of office to allow Sonia Gandhi to take over as Congress president.
Jhabua

The tribals of MP have the power to swing elections. Not much else

Madhya Pradesh has the highest number of tribals in India – about 21.5% of state’s population – whose support can make or break BJP & Congress’ fortunes.
Piyush Goyal

Survey commissioned by minister Piyush Goyal predicts 300 Lok Sabha seats for BJP in 2019

The union minister said a similar survey he had commissioned in 2013 had predicted an absolute majority for BJP in 2014.
amritsar attack

Do Amritsar & Kashmir violence signal internal security crisis like ‘90s under Ajit Doval?

Three people were killed in a grenade attack at a Nirankari prayer hall in Amritsar Sunday. The same day, a terrorist attack at a CRPF camp in Jammu and Kashmir...