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Ram Mandir should be constructed within legal framework: Amit Shah

Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) chief Amit Shah on Saturday said that Ram Mandir should be constructed in Ayodhya but within a legal framework after mutual dialogue. While addressing a press conference in Jaipur, Shah said that party’ stand is clear over the issue and it has mentioned in in the last four Lok Sabha election manifestos. “The temple should be built in a legal manner and there should be mutual dialogue,” he

Amit Shah: Rahul Gandhi should clarify whether "anti-national" slogans should be tolerated

BJP chief Amit Shah, on Wednesday attacked Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi for supporting Jawaharlal Nehru University students and accused him of “votebank politics”. Amit Shah, has demanded clarification from Rahul Gandhi on whether “anti-national” slogans should be tolerated in the name of freedom of speech. “Today debate is being held in the Parliament whether raising anti-national slogans should be tolerated in the name of freedom of speech or not,”

JNU row: Rahul Gandhi proving anti-national students right, says Amit Shah

BJP president Amit Shah has hit out hard at Rahul Gandhi and accused the Congress vice president of supporting anti-nationalist elements.   Chiding the Congress, Shah asks what is its definition of patriotism when Rahul Gandhi cannot differentiate between anti-state and nationalism. Rahul Gandhi and colleagues going to JNU and supporting the students has proved that national interest is not in their agenda, Shah said. “Has Rahul Gandhi lent his

Anand Sharma says he was attacked by ABVP activists at JNU

Senior Congress leader Anand Sharma today said that he has suffered injuries after he was attacked by ABVP activists in JNU campus when he was returning with Congress vice-president Rahul Gandhi after attending a protest meet held by students there. The “attack” took place some distance away from the place where the meeting was held at the university campus with the ABVP activists using “cover of the darkness,” Sharma claimed.

Amit Shah re-elected as BJP president today

Amit Shah was today re-elected as the BJP President. He is all set to start a new term as party chief. Shah’s current term ended Saturday and the new term will be his first full-term lasting three years. His election is virtually a formality, party sources said. Shah’s name has been proposed by some 20 leaders of the Bharatiya Janata Party including Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Home Minister Rajnath

'Buddhu' Rahul Gandhi has no future: Subramanian Swamy

Bharatiya Janata Party leader Subramanian Swamy, the lone petitioner in the National Herald case, has termed Congress vice president Rahul Gandhi as ‘Buddhu’. In an interview to Aaj Tak news channel, Swamy, a known baiter of Sonia Gandhi and her son, said that the mother-son duo have a habit of lying. When the BJP MP was asked about Sonia and Rahul’s claims in the National Herald case, he said, they have

Hello Dear Arun Jaitley, Sue Me For Defamation Too, Dares BJP's Kirti Azad

BJP lawmaker and former cricketer Kirti Azad has openly dared his party senior Arun Jaitley in tweets, a day after he stopped short of naming him while alleging corruption in the Delhi cricket body that the Finance Minister headed for 13 years. Kirti Azad @KirtiAzadMP ‘ hello dear @arunjaitley hampar defemation file kar rahe ho na? Please karo na Don’t take injunction, don’t gag freedom of speech. 10:53 PM –

LK Advani, Shatrughan Sinha invited for Nitish Kumar's swearing-in ceremony

Veteran BJP leader LK Advani and saffron party MP Shatrughan Sinha have been invited for Nitish Kumar’s oath-taking ceremony as Bihar CM to be held here on November 20, as per media reports. The ceremony will be held at Patna’s Gandhi Maidan. Sinha has been publicly praising Nitish in recent times and has been at loggerheads with a section of BJP leadership. He has been openly criticising party’s Bihar poll

BJP lost most seats where PM Narendra Modi addressed rallies in Bihar

BJP candidates were defeated in most of the assembly seats in Bihar where Prime Minister Narendra Modi addressed election rallies. But the Congress won all the four seats where its president Sonia Gandhi addressed rallies. It also won a majority of the seats where its vice president Rahul Gandhi spoke at election meetings. Modi was the star campaigner of the Bharatiya Janata Party in the assembly elections which it lost

End hatemongering is Bihar's message to Narendra Modi, says New York Times

Bihar’s electorate has sent Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi a message: “Put an end to hatemongering”, said the influential New York Times on Tuesday. An editorial “A rebuke to India’s Prime Minister Narendra Modi” in the New York Times said that during a national election in India last year, Modi promised “development for all”. As prime minister, he has yet to deliver big economic improvements, “but in the meantime, members

Jitan Ram Manjhi blames RSS chief Mohan Bhagwat, Amit Shah for Bihar poll debacle

Former chief minister and HAM president Jitan Ram Manjhi on Monday blamed RSS chief Mohan Bhagwat and BJP president Amit Shah for the debacle of the BJP-led alliance in Bihar. “Bhagwat’s statement on review of reservation for Dalits and OBCs harmed the NDA’s prospects as it was made one of the main issues by the Grand Alliance,” Manjhi told the media here. Manjhi said the issue of reservation in educational institutions

Sakshi Maharaj does it again, says Bihar has cancer, needs immediate surgery

Controversial BJP MP Sakshi Maharaj on Monday said that Bihar must realise it has cancer and needs immediate surgery if it has any hope for development. The Unnao MP even said that if the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) loses in Bihar then it will be the state’s loss and not that of PM Narendra Modi or BJP president Amit Shah’s. “I have been hearing reports lately that we might lose