Tag: BJP

The World should know J&K is an integral part of India; “Kashmiriyat” and Majoritarianism don’t go together

Lalit Shastri Al Jazeera, on the occasion of Eid on Monday, 12 August 2019, went all out with its tirade against India by questioning the “security related restrictions” in Kashmir and turning a blind eye to the fact that the prohibitive orders are not against the people of Jammu & Kashmir (J&K) but aimed at

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General Election 2019: Narendra Modi leads BJP, NDA to landslide victory

Newsroom24x7 Network Resounding 2019 Mandate New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi has led the Bharatiya Janata Party and the NDA to a landslide victory in the general election to the Lok Sabha with the Bharatiya Janata Party winning 158 seats and leading in another 145 taking BJP’s total to 303 out of 542 seats as

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BJP wants Kamal Nath to prove majority in the Assembly

Newsroom24x7 Network Bhopal: On the conclusion of the seventh and final round of polling for the general election to the Lok Sabha and prediction by exit poll agencies on Sunday that Narendra Modi led NDA is returning to power at the Centre, politics has touched its peak in Madhya Pradesh with the leader of Opposition

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Election 2019: Poll related violence compels ECI to prohibit campaigning in West Bengal

Newsroom24x7 Network New Delhi: After a series of poll-related violent incidents, including large-scale stone pelting, arson and rioting, the scuffle between the ruling Trinamool Congress (TMC) and Bharatiya Janata Party workers during BJP President Amit Shah’s road show in Kolkata on Tuesday, the Election Commission has stepped in and to ensure free, fair and peaceful

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BJP promise to scrap Article 370 and Article 35A: J&K leaders stand exposed

Lalit Shastri Leaders like National Conference Chief Farooq Abdullah, his son Omar Abdullah, and People’s Democratic Party (PDP) president Mehbooba Mufti – all of them former Chief Ministers of Jammu and Kashmir – today dropped their masks completely and took a common posture that complements the secessionist groups and those associated with the Hurriyat movement

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BJP promises to make India a super power

Newsroom24x7 Network New Delhi: The ruling Bharatiya Janata Party’s ‘Sankalp Patra’ (Manifesto for parliamentary election) underscores the resolve to make India a super power. The manifesto released by Prime Minister Narendra Modi in the presence of party President Amit Shah, Union Ministers Rajnath Singh, Arun Jaitley and other leaders, swears by the spirit of nationalism

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BJP declares 18th list of candidates

Newsroom24x7 Network New Delhi: The Central Election Committee of Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) today declared the 18th list of names for the General Elections to the Parliamentary and Legislative Assembly Constituencies of different States and Bye-election to the Legislative Assembly of MADHYA PRADESH and UTTAR PRADESH. 18th List of LOK SABHA ELECTION Sl. States PC No.

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BJP questions Digvijay’s campaign; seeks action for violation of model code

Newsroom24x7 Network Bhopal: Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) has blasted the Congress party’s poll campaign for party senior Digvijay Singh and lodged a complaint with the Chief Election Commissioner and the  State Chief Electoral officer accusing the Congress of violating the Model Code of Conduct (MCC) by promising Congress workers and other citizens jobs if they

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Rural Loan waiver: Political expediency at the cost of fiscal consolidation

Lalit Shastri Even though farm loan waiver hampers fiscal consolidation it is considered politically expedient and touted as an essential solution to untimely deaths and suicides by farmers in India. After the National Front government, headed by V.P. Singh, had implemented a debt relief scheme in 1990, the UPA-I headed by Manmohan Singh implemented the

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One Nation One Poll: Whose agenda is it anyway?

Lalit Shastri   As the BJP ruled States, including Madhya Pradesh, Chattisgarh and Rajasthan, where general election to the Assemblies is due later this year, have supported the idea of simultaeous polls, and BJP president Amit Shah has also written to the Law Commission on Monday (13 August 2018) to push the case for simultaneous

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BJP ends allance with PDP

Newsroom24x7 Network New Delhi: Finding itself against the wall due to increased terrorist violence and cold blooded assassination of senior journalist Shujaat Bukhari and the abduction and murder of armyman Aurangzeb, during the Ramzan ceasefire, the BJP announced on Tuesday (19 June 2018), it’s decision to quit the ruling alliance with the PDP in Jammu

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BJP fails to polarise voters, bites dust in Kairana

Lalit Shastri New Delhi: Blasting all talk of a “still continuing Modi wave” and digging into the saffron clad UP Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath’s 2017 mandate, Tabassum Hasan, the Rashtriya Lok Dal (RLD) candidate, has defeated Mriganka Singh of the Bharatiya Janata Party to win the Kairana Parliamentary seat in Uttar Pradesh now ruled by

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BJP gets clear majority in Tripura, BJP-NDPP are winners in Nagaland, Hung Assembly in Meghalaya

Newsroom24x7 Network Agartala/Kohima/Shillong: The BJP has continued its march to saffronise the North-East and won a majority in Tripura and also in Nagaland, along with its alliance partner the Nationalist Democratic Progressive Party (NDPP). The Naga People’s Front (NPF) has been in power in Nagaland in alliance with the BJP. During this general election this time,

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MP bye-elections: Point Counter Point

Newsroom24x7 Network Bhopal: An NDTV bye-election analysis with the heading “Congress’ Madhya Pradesh Results Should Concern Rahul Gandhi” tries to ring the alarm bell for the Congress party instead of showing the full mirror to the ruling Bharatiya.Janata Party. The piece in question, obviously meant for the ignorant and the gullible, leaves aside almost every

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