Friday, 21 January, 2022
TopicJ.P. Nadda

Topic: J.P. Nadda

Why ex-CM Trivendra Rawat decided not to contest Uttarakhand polls, giving a jolt to BJP

Trivendra Rawat wrote to BJP chief Nadda, stating he doesn’t want to contest under 'existing political circumstances', but would work towards the party’s return to power.

Ensure higher attendance, come prepared to debate on crucial issues: BJP chief Nadda tells MPs

In separate NDA meeting held the day before Winter Session of Parliament, allies stressed on need for better coordination, thanked govt for repealing farm laws.

All-out war in Himachal BJP after bypoll defeats, leaders also blame Nadda & high command

Among reasons ruling BJP cites for its defeats in 3 assembly & 1 Lok Sabha bypoll in Himachal Pradesh are incorrect ticket distribution, 'internal sabotage' and rising inflation.

BJP president Nadda gets knee replaced at Delhi’s Apollo hospital

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‘Talk less, work more’: PM Modi tells BJP leaders to not repeat ‘past mistakes’ in 2022 polls

In 5-hour meeting with general secretaries & different morcha heads of BJP, Modi asked the leaders to 'highlight the work done by Centre and state govts’.

Congress can only provide ‘corruption guarantee’ whenever it comes to power, says JP Nadda

Taking a dig at the Opposition, the BJP chief said the BJP has a mission while the Congress is 'only interested in commission'.

‘Many don’t read papers but see WhatsApp’, so BJP has big social media plan for UP rural polls

BJP national president J.P. Nadda, who was in Varanasi for 2 days, has told party workers to expand footprint on WhatsApp, Telegram & Instagram to increase reach in UP.

Why BJP has ‘cut’ number of joint general secretaries — RSS men in party — from 4 to 1

BJP used to have two joint general secretaries until Amit Shah took over as BJP president in 2014, and increased the number to four. With a new reshuffle, just one incumbent is left.

Modi govt could send notices to 3 IPS officers and Bengal govt over deputation tug-of-war

West Bengal had Sunday told the Centre it can't 'spare' the 3 IPS officers. The officers were in charge of BJP chief J.P. Nadda's convoy when it was attacked in Bengal.

These are the 3 IPS officers ‘caught’ in new Centre-Mamata row over attack on Nadda convoy

The officers were in-charge of BJP chief’s security when he was attacked in Bengal last week, and have been called by home ministry for central deputation.

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How Facebook and Amazon rely on an invisible workforce

The market for on-demand, digital tasks is estimated by the World Bank to be worth $25 billion, with Meta Platforms, Amazon, YouTube as some of the biggest buyers.
Representational image of a jewellery store | ANI

India Jewellery Park to be set up in Mumbai, aims to attract Rs 20,000 crore investment

The Gem & Jewellery Export Promotion Council and Maharashtra Industrial Development Corporation have signed a draft agreement granting possession of a plot for setting up the park.


Foreign secretary Harsh Vardhan Shringla meets German Navy chief Vice Admiral Kay-Achim Schönbach on 20 January. | Twitter | @MEAIndia

New chapter in ties as Indian foreign secy meets Germany navy chief, warship ‘Bayern’ visits

With Germany identifying India as one of the key partners in its Indo-Pacific policy, a German frigate entered Indian waters for a port call in Mumbai, in a major signal to China.
Illustration by Soham Sen | ThePrint

Read my lips, I’m hurting, says Pakistan’s National Security Policy. What it means for India

The new policy is mostly chaff, but it reveals the most inward-looking Pakistan in 3 decades. It needs breathing space, and is realising loss of stature and friendship with US.