Friday, 21 January, 2022
TopicJyotiraditya Scindia

Topic: Jyotiraditya Scindia

Scindia could’ve become CM with Congress, now a backbencher in BJP, says Rahul Gandhi

The Congress leader said that Jyotiraditya Scindia who resigned from the party last year to join BJP, had the option to strengthen the organisation by working with its members.

‘He is leader of entire BJP’ — Muralidar Rao says Scindia, defectors not insecure in party

The Madhya Pradesh BJP in-charge pointed out Scindia and his loyalists who quit the Congress and joined BJP last year have been given ministerial berths.

‘You no longer call the shots’ — Chouhan’s mini cabinet expansion a ‘message’ to Scindia

Two Scindia loyalists have been re-inducted into the MP cabinet after bypolls, but 4 berths, including 3 held by ex-Congress MLAs who lost, have been left vacant.

The 2020 Hall of Fame: The people who shone in a difficult year

When the going gets tough, the tough get going.

Congress sets up probe after leader who joined BJP is elected Jabalpur youth gen secy

Harshit Singhai, a Scindia loyalist, says he had filed his nomination for long-delayed election 3 years ago, and informed Congress in March that he quit the party.

‘Temporary CM’ for 8 months, Shivraj Chouhan gets numbers to now lead stable govt in MP

BJP that has 107 MLAs in the 230-member House is leading in 19 of the 28 bypolls, which will ensure it comfortably passes the halfway mark of 115. 

Scindia on course to win prestige battle in MP bypolls as most of his loyalists take lead

Overall, BJP is ahead in 21 of 28 seats that went to polls, according to the latest trends. In the Scindia stronghold of Gwalior-Chambal region, the BJP is leading in 10 of the 16 seats.

MP bypoll results will surely teach some humility to Kamal Nath, says Jyotiraditya Scindia

In an interview, BJP leader Jyotiraditya Scindia accuses ex-CM Kamal Nath of running a 'completely corrupt, autocratic government'.

In a slip of tongue, BJP’s Jyotiraditya Scindia asks people to ‘vote for hand’ in MP bypolls

In a video, Scindia can be heard saying, 'Raise your hands and assure me that on 3 November, you will press the hand symbol.'

Sachin Pilot silent on friend Jyotiraditya in campaign on Scindia turf, but slams CM Shivraj

Of the 28 assembly seats headed for bypolls in MP, vacancies in 25 have resulted from a rebellion led by Jyotiraditya Scindia, who defected from Congress to BJP this March.

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BBC is Britain’s only imperial legacy with purpose, UK must value it to remain in soft-power war

It’s deeply worrying that the Johnson govt, filled with defenders of the country’s imperial past, seems intent on rendering this last great British asset valueless.

Mahindra expects strong recovery in auto sales as supply chain constraints ease

According to Mahindra, the auto industry is poised for a very strong rebound because it has been buffeted by a number of factors over the last 2-3 years.


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Won’t be silent if rules-based order challenged, envoy Lindner says as German warship visits

In an exclusive interview, the German ambassador to India said port call of the German warship Bayern in Mumbai shows the significance of the Indo-Pacific region.
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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.