Manish Anand

Amit Shah to reconcile NDA alliance through Nitish Kumar, Thackarey and Badal

BJP chief Amit Shah to reach out to Shiv Sena, Akali Dal and JD(U) ahead of the 2019 Lok Sabha elections.

06 Jun 2018

Amit Shah to reach out to key NDA allies ahead of 2019 Lok Sabha polls

Shah will be closeted with Shiv Sena supremo Uddhav Thackeray on Wednesday, while the closed-door meeting with the top leadership of BJP’s oldest ally Shiromani Akali Dal is scheduled on Thursday.

06 Jun 2018

BJP Chief Amit Shah reaches out to NDA allies ahead of 2019 polls

This decision comes days after the Palghar by-polls where the longtime allies BJP and Shiv Sena part ways and filed separate nominations.

06 Jun 2018

BJP, JD(U) lock horns over 2019 Loksabha elections seat-sharing

BJP leaders feel having quit the NDA in 2013 and re-joined in 2017, Bihar CM Nitish  Kumar has exhausted his options to drive hard bargains.

05 Jun 2018

Bihar: Signs of strain in NDA seat sharing 

BJP leaders are of the opinion that Bihar CM and JD(U) chief Nitish Kumar has exhausted his bargaining options in the upcoming 2019 Lok Sabha elections.

05 Jun 2018

Centre set to repeal and replace controversial cattle sale rules

An inter-ministerial consultation on the subject came to the conclusion that the rules ‘violate Article 14 by singling out cattle as a species that require particular protection without rational nexus

28 Dec 2017

Ram Nath Kovind - BJP's Man of the Match for 2019 General polls ?

While the BJP is hoping for a consensus, it is expecting a contest, as the “Left and Congress will not want seen supporting BJP”, with the Opposition leaders already dropping hints.

20 Jun 2017

Adityanath takes charge; Modi had different CM in mind, say party sources

A section of party leaders claim Union Minister Manoj Sinha was the first choice of Modi.

21 Mar 2017

BJP braces to deliver UP loan waiver sop

The Narendra Modi government is bracing up to deliver on its Uttar Pradesh poll promise of waiving off loans taken by small and marginal farmers.

19 Mar 2017

Modi UPs his cabinet ante for 2019

After the BJP’s thumping victory in UP, Prime Minister Narendra Modi will firm up his Cabinet to steer the party to win the 2019 general elections.

19 Mar 2017

Local wins capital gains

The Municipal Corporation of Delhi elections come on close heels of the BJP’s massive victory in the local body polls in a number of states.

19 Mar 2017

UP CM probable Manoj Sinha steals the show with his brief appearence at parliament

Incidentally, Sinha is known to be among a few ministers at the Centre who enjoys direct access to the Prime Minister.

18 Mar 2017

Narendra Modi held nearly as many rallies in Uttar Pradesh as he did in Bihar

The prime minister addressed thirty rallies in Uttar Pradesh since November last year.

17 Mar 2017

Only PM Modi knows who’ll be Chief Minister of UP: All else is faaltu baat

Even during the run up to the UP Assembly polls, the office of the Home Minister rejected speculation of Rajnath being projected as the CM.

16 Mar 2017

Prime Minister Narendra Modi keeps BJP party guessing on Uttar Pradesh Chief Ministerial candidate

Sources in the party claimed that the Prime Minister would choose a leader who can deliver on promises made to the people in the run up to the Assembly elections.

14 Mar 2017