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K’taka bypolls: BJP wins 12, Congress 2, JD-S 0

K’taka bypolls: BJP wins 12, Congress 2, JD-S 0

🕔17:34, 9.Dec 2019

Bengaluru, Dec 9  In a near sweep, a resurgent Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) won 12 seats, while the Congress only 2 and the Janata Dal-Secular (JD-S) faced total rout in Karnataka’s by-elections for 15 seats held on December 5, an

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Fadnavis sworn-in as Maha CM, Ajit Pawar as Dy CM

Fadnavis sworn-in as Maha CM, Ajit Pawar as Dy CM

🕔10:37, 23.Nov 2019

Mumbai, Nov 23  In a stunning political development, Maharashtra Governor B.S. Koshyari on Saturday morning administered the oath of office to Bharatiya Janata Party leader Devendra Fadnavis as the new Chief Minister of Maharashtra and Nationalist Congress Party leader Ajit

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Pollution needs systematic, scientific solution: Javadekar

Pollution needs systematic, scientific solution: Javadekar

🕔11:35, 22.Nov 2019

New Delhi, Nov 22  The debate on pollution, particularly in the Delhi-NCR area, in the Rajya Sabha on Thursday witnessed heated and emotional appeals with members demanding either to declare an environmental emergency or take the issue up as a

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BJP releases 4th list of candidates for Maharashtra polls

BJP releases 4th list of candidates for Maharashtra polls

🕔12:11, 4.Oct 2019

New Delhi, Oct 4  The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on Friday released its fourth list of seven candidates for the upcoming Maharashtra Assembly polls. Of the seven names, one of the most prominent candidate is Rohini Khadse, the daughter of

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Jaitley’s mortal remains reach BJP headquarters

Jaitley’s mortal remains reach BJP headquarters

🕔12:23, 25.Aug 2019

New Delhi, Aug 25  The mortal remains of former Finance Minister Arun Jaitley on Sunday reached the BJP headquarters from his residence in Kailash Colony here for people to pay their tributes. The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) stalwart’s mortal remains

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J&K will see a new dawn of development: Ram Madhav

J&K will see a new dawn of development: Ram Madhav

🕔07:45, 8.Aug 2019

Jaipur, Aug 8  With the scrapping of Article 370, the people of Jammu and Kashmir would see a new era of development, said Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) national vice-president Ram Madhav, here on Wednesday. Speaking to media on the sidelines

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Shah takes charge as new Home Minister

Shah takes charge as new Home Minister

🕔13:59, 1.Jun 2019

New Delhi, June 1  Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) President Amit Shah on Saturday took charge as the 30th Union Home Minister at a time when the country is facing terrorism, secessionism and Maoist insurgency challenges. The 55-year-old BJP leader assumed

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BJP leads in all five seats of Uttarakhand

BJP leads in all five seats of Uttarakhand

🕔12:35, 23.May 2019

Dehradun, May 23 The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) candidates in Uttarkhand on Thursday consolidated their leads in all the five seats in the states, vote count trend showed. In the five seats, the BJP was leading by more than 60,000 to

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BJP promises pension scheme for farmers over 60

BJP promises pension scheme for farmers over 60

🕔13:03, 8.Apr 2019

New Delhi, April 8 The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on Monday released its election manifesto for the Lok Sabha polls with a promise to provide pension for small and marginal farmers to ensure social security after 60 years of age. Released

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Amit Shah releases BJP manifesto in Odisha

Amit Shah releases BJP manifesto in Odisha

🕔17:55, 7.Apr 2019

Bhubaneswar, April 7  Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) President Amit Shah on Sunday released the party’s manifesto for Odisha as he slammed the Biju Janata Dal (BJD) government, saying it had proved worse than the Congress rule in the state. “The

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BJP’s 1st list for MP, Telangana, Mizoram out

BJP’s 1st list for MP, Telangana, Mizoram out

🕔14:03, 2.Nov 2018

New Delhi, Nov 2  The Bharatiya Janata Party on Friday issued its first list of 229 candidates for the single phase November 28 assembly elections in Madhya Pradesh, Telangana and Mizoram. The names for 177 candidates for Madhya Pradesh, 28

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BJP leads in both Maharashtra LS seats

BJP leads in both Maharashtra LS seats

🕔11:23, 31.May 2018

Mumbai, May 31  The ruling Bharatiya Janata Party notched early leads in the Palghar and Bhandara-Gondiya Lok Sabha bypolls, counting of votes for which in underway on Thursday. In Palghar, the BJP nominee Rajendra Gavit was leading over his nearest

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BJP to induct five new faces in J&K Cabinet

BJP to induct five new faces in J&K Cabinet

🕔10:17, 30.Apr 2018

Jammu, April 30  The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) will induct five new faces in the Jammu and Kashmir Cabinet and has also decided to drop three ministers in the much-awaited coalition ministry reshuffle slated to take place on Monday. Deputy

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BJP legislator elected Tripura Assembly speaker

BJP legislator elected Tripura Assembly speaker

🕔12:45, 23.Mar 2018

Agartala, March 23  Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) legislator Rebati Mohan Das was elected the new speaker of the Tripura Assembly unopposed on Friday. The 67-year-old trader-turned-Left politician who joined the BJP before the February 18 polls, was elected to the

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Final Gujarat, Himachal tally

Final Gujarat, Himachal tally

🕔19:58, 18.Dec 2017

New Delhi, Dec 18  The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on Monday retained Gujarat for the sixth consecutive time, but with a final tally of 99, it fell way short of its much touted “Mission 150” set by party chief Amit

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Gujarat is a setback for BJP, but will it make party more humble?

Gujarat is a setback for BJP, but will it make party more humble?

🕔14:49, 18.Dec 2017

For the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) to have struggled to cross the 100-seat mark in Gujarat when it was boasting about bagging 150 is suggestive of an undeniable downward turn in its popularity ratings. Considering that it tried all the

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BJP sweeps Maharashtra civic polls, neck-to-neck with Shiv Sena in Mumbai

BJP sweeps Maharashtra civic polls, neck-to-neck with Shiv Sena in Mumbai

🕔10:03, 24.Feb 2017

Mumbai, Feb 24  The Bharatiya Janata Party and Shiv Sena on Thursday finished neck-to-neck and were engaged in a tussle on Thursday to control India’s richest and biggest civic body, the BrihanMumbai Municipal Corporation. While the Shiv Sena emerged on

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Gadkari appointed BJP’s Goa poll in-charge

Gadkari appointed BJP’s Goa poll in-charge

🕔09:59, 25.Aug 2016

New Delhi, Aug 25  The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on Wednesday appointed Union Minister Nitin Gadkari as election in-charge of poll-bound Goa.“BJP President Amit Shah has appointed Gadkari as election in charge of Goa,” party general secretary Arun Singh said

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People across India have reposed faith in BJP, says Modi

People across India have reposed faith in BJP, says Modi

🕔15:22, 6.Apr 2016

New Delhi, April 6  Celebrating the Bharatiya Janata Party’s foundation day, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday said that people from across the length and breadth of the country have reposed faith in the party.“From Kashmir to Kanyakumari, Kutch to

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BJP wins Madhya Pradesh bypoll

BJP wins Madhya Pradesh bypoll

🕔15:35, 30.Jun 2015

Bhopal, June 30  Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) candidate Chander Singh Sisodia on Tuesday defeated the Congress party’s Subhash Sojatia by a margin of 12,945 votes in Madhya Pradesh’s Garoth assembly constituency bypoll. The results were declared after 19 rounds of

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