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Bharatiya Janata Party welcomes scrapping of J&K bank recruitment process

Srinagar/UNI: The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on Sunday welcomed the scrapping of J&K Bank recruitment process, alleging that blue-eyed candidates were being preferred over deserving candidates.

BJP appoints B L Santosh as National Gen Sec Organisation

New Delhi, Jul 14 (UNI) Bharatiya Janata Party here on Sunday appointed B L Santosh as the National General Secretary Organisation of the party.

17 Gorkha Janmukti Morcha Councillors join BJP in New Delhi

New Delhi, June 8 (IBNS): In another major change in the political equation in West Bengal politics, 17 Councillors of the  Darjeeling Municipality joined the Bharatiya Janata Party here.

Lok Sabha Poll: BSP, SP leaders join BJP

Lucknow, Apr 3 (UNI) Uttar Pradesh BJP received a shot in the arm when several leaders and former legislators from different political parties joined the BJP in the presence of state party president Mahendra Nath Pandey here on Wednesday.

Chandrababu Naidu is pushing Andhra into sunset to see his son rise: PM Narendra Modi

New Delhi, Jan 6 (IBNS): Targeting Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister N Chandrababu Naidu, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday said he is pushing the state into "sunset" to see his "son rise".

Ex-J&K CM Mehbooba Mufti refutes BJP chief Amit Shah's allegations

Srinagar, June 24 (IBNS): Ex-Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti on Sunday refuted BJP president Amit Shah's allegations of holding PDP responsible for the breakup of the alliance in the state and said all the charges made are 'false'.

BS Yeddyurappa to take oath as Karnataka Chief Minister today

Bangalore, May 17 (IBNS): Bharatiya Janata Party's (BJP) strongman BS Yeddyurappa is all set to take oath as the Chief Minister of Karnataka on Thursday.

Karnataka poll: B.S. Yeddyurappa's son Vijayendra not to contest from Varuna constituency

Bengaluru, Apr 23 (IBNS): In a dramatic twist to the Karnataka poll, Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP)'s Chief Ministerial candidate B.S. Yeddyurappa has said his son B. Y. Vijayendra will not contest from the Varuna constituency, media reports said.

Hearing on West Bengal Panchayat poll ends in Calcutta High Court; verdict tomorrow

Kolkata, Apr 19 (IBNS): A single-judge bench of the Calcutta High Court will pronounce the verdict on West Bengal Panchayat poll on Friday, as the hearing of petitions seeking an extension of nomination filing deadline ended on Thursday.

PM Modi hails BJP workers on party foundation day

New Delhi, Apr 6 (IBNS): Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday hailed the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) karyakartas (party workers) on the occasion of the party's foundation day.

Second phase of Gujarat poll in 93 seats underway

Gandhinagar, Dec 14 (IBNS): After a high octane campaigning and political slanging match, the second and final phase of Gujarat poll for 93 seats began on Thursday morning.

No roadshows of PM Modi, Rahul Gandhi in Ahmedabad tomorrow

Ahmedabad, Dec 11 (IBNS): Ahmedabad police denied permissions to both Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi to hold roadshows in the city on Tuesday, the last day of campaigning for the second and last phase of Gujarat poll, media reports said.

Amit Shah links Salman Nizami's comment on Modi with Kashmir issue

Gandhinagar/New Delhi, Dec 9 (IBNS): Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) President Amit Shah on Saturday linked politician and writer Salman Nizami's comment on Prime Minister Narendra Modi's family background, giving a new twist to the entire controversy.

Congress writer Salman Nizami raises question on Modi's family background, PM hits back

Gandhinagar, Dec 9 (IBNS): Taking the Gujarat poll campaign to a new low, Congress politician and writer Salman Nizami raised question on Prime Minister Narendra Modi's family background only to be countered by PM himself on Saturday.

Gujarat poll begins today, voting in 89 constituencies underway

Surat, Dec 9 (IBNS): Voting in 89 constituencies are underway in the first phase of Gujarat election, began on Saturday, media reports said.