Monday, 6 December, 2021
Home Tags BJP

Topic: BJP

Union Home Minister Amit Shah in the Lok Sabha | PTI

‘Mistaken identity’ led to Nagaland killings, must ensure there’s no repeat: Amit Shah in LS

14 civilians were killed in Mon district on 4 & 5 December. Home Minister says after first incident, security personnel had to open fire ‘to disperse crowd & defend themselves’.
Another view of Modi at the BJP headquarters in 2019 | Photo: Praveen Jain | ThePrint

Three lessons for Modi-Shah in below-par performance in assembly polls

Modi, Shah have outstanding innings with the Congress as the principal challenger. But assembly election records fail.
West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee addresses the media before her meeting with Congress President Sonia Gandhi in New Delhi Wednesday | Photo: Suraj Singh Bisht/ThePrint

The ’90s are back in Indian politics with coalitions, Mamata. Only it’s a shiny rip-off

Being anti-BJP or anti-Modi, however, won’t be enough to stitch together a ‘common minimum programme’ — another ’90s cliché.
Former Punjab DGP Sarbdeep Singh Virk joins BJP in the presence of Union Minister Gajendra Singh Shekhawat and MoS Commerce and Industry Som Prakash at the BJP headquarters in New Delhi Friday | ANI

Former DGP SS Virk, who has joined BJP, battled militancy as IPS officer, defeated graft probe

S.S. Virk survived an assault rifle shot to his jaw in 1988. He received Padma Shri the same year for his contribution in fighting militancy in Punjab.
Representational image | PM Modi and RSS Chief Mohan Bhagwat at Ram Janambhoomi Pujan | ANI

There’s a crisis in Hindutva politics. It comes from its success

The unprecedented electoral triumph of BJP under Modi has created an impression that Hindutva is invincible. But it’s intellectually bankrupt now.

AAP launches ‘MCD Badlaav’ campaign to oust BJP from power in Delhi civic bodies

As part of the campaign, AAP will launch an extensive membership drive with a target of inducting 50 lakh new members.
Screenshots of the tweets by BJP and Congress handles featuring a US Navy ship while sharing greetings on Indian Navy Day. | Photo: Twitter

BJP and Congress handles tweet US combat ship’s photo to wish Indian Navy Day

The handles post a photo of Freedom-class Littoral Combat Ship of the US Navy on Indian Navy Day. Same incorrect image had been shared earlier too.
West Bengal Chief Minister and Trinamool Congress chief Mamata Banerjee meets Shiv Sena leaders Aaditya Thackeray and Sanjay Raut in Mumbai on November 30. | ANI

Shiv Sena slams Mamata’s ‘no UPA’ remark, bats for Opposition alliance with Congress

In an editorial in its mouthpiece Saamana, the Sena also warned Congress leaders Sonia Gandhi and Rahul Gandhi to clarify what they plan to do about the UPA and who will lead it.

Yes, UPA’s dead. But here’s what Mamata, PK are saying about Congress & why that’s right too

Even in its second successive annihilation by BJP, Congress retained a solid block of 20% votes. That’s why all of BJP’s victims want the Congress at the core of their challenge.

Former DGP Sarbdeep Singh Virk, others join BJP ahead of Punjab Assembly polls

Industrialist Harcharan Singh Ranauta, ex-chairman of Punjab cooperative bank Avtar Singh Zira & former SAD leader Sarabjit Singh Makkar were among those who joined the BJP.
Illustration: Ramandeep Kaur | ThePrint

Bezos, Branson & Musk — Are billionaires popularising space travel or just on an ego trip?

Jeff Bezos will travel to the edge of space in his New Shepard aircraft — more than a week after billionaire Richard Branson defeated him in a fast developing space race.