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    Ujjain: NDA will make sincere efforts to arrest Dawood: Union minister Satyapal Singh

    Ujjain: “NDA government will make sincere efforts to arrest terrorist Dawood Ibrahim who has been hiding in Pakistan for a long time,” Union minister of state for human resource development Satyapal Singh said here on Thursday. Speaking to the media at the city press club, Singh, who worked as commissioner of police, Mumbai, before getting elected as Lok Sabha member from Bagpat (Uttar Pradesh), said he would not blame any previous government

  • Maharashtra: Prasad Lad to be to be BJP’s dark horse for MLC bypoll

    Mumbai: Narayan Rane, leader of National Democratic Alliance (NDA), while eager to become the member of Upper House of state legislature and the minister, Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis, however, in a surprise move, may push the name of Prasad Lad, state vice president of Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP).

  • Ramdas Athawale’s party to celebrate November 8 as ‘white money day’

    Nagpur: Union minister Ramdas Athawale’s RPI (A), an NDA ally, will observe the first anniversary of demonetisation on November 8 as the “white money day”. Athawale said he planned the initiative to thank Prime Minister Narendra Modi for targetting black money through ‘notebandi’ last year, wherein high value currencies of Rs 500 and Rs 1,000 were withdrawn from circulation.

  • Both NDA and UPA ignored tourism sector, says Shashi Tharoor

    New Delhi: The former UPA regime has been knocked by one of its own — MP Shashi Tharoor. The ex-Union minister believes that his former government and the one led by Narendra Modi have ignored the all-important sector of tourism.

  • Not working under any pressure from Centre: CEC

    I am not under any sort of pressure. The opposition can only question us if we stop them from campaigning. The opportunities are equal for all.   Achal Kumar Joti Chief Election Commissioner,

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    BJP rebuff: Narayan Rane told to float own outfit, join NDA

    Mumbai: Narayan Rane, who had recently resigned from the Congress, is not likely to join the BJP. A senior Bharatiya Janata Party leader has told the Free Press Journal that party president Amit Shah has advised Rane to form his own party and support the National Democratic Front led by the BJP government.

  • BJP has shrunken Indian economy unlike other governments: Congress

    New Delhi: The Congress on Monday said that the National Democratic Alliance (NDA)-led Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) does not know how to govern the nation, as it has shrunken the Indian economy in the past 60 months, which is unlike any other previous ruling government. “Tomorrow the NDA-led BJP Government would be completing 40 months in office. The essence of these 40 months can be summed up in one sentence that this

  • Note ban: Will the economy recover?

    After the ruling NDA’s euphoria over its recent track record in elections to State assemblies, there have been some rude shocks that should awaken the Narendra Modi government to changing realities. The biggest dampener has been the persistent lifting of the veil on the performance of demonetisation of high-value notes. Another has been the poor performance on the jobs front.

  • Is Narendra Modi running out of time to deliver on its promises?

    Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) led National Democratic Alliance (NDA) headed by prime minister Narendra Modi has already completed over three years in the office and in less than 20 months time will have to face people to get a mandate in their favour. The government which has been based excessively on the charisma and leadership of Narendra Modi has a lot to answer to the electorate and the results on the ground

  • Mumbai: Shiv Sena MP Sanjay Raut says NDA has been murdered

    Mumbai: Irked at not being given an additional ministerial berth in  expansion of the union cabinet, Shiv Sena skipped the swearing-in ceremony of nine Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) ministers. Reacting to the expansion, Shiv Sena’s Rajya Sabha MP, Sanjay Raut said that the NDA has been murdered and it exists only when votes are needed for elections,  such as presidential poll.

  • Another cabinet expansion on cards by BJP, to woo its NDA allies

    New Delhi: Though this was billed as the last Cabinet reshuffle before the 1019 parliamentary polls, it may not pan out that way. Political sources said another expansion is expected in the next few months as Modi can still accommodate six more ministers in his team.

  • Why BJP and Amit Shah should aim for 400+ for 2019 elections

    Indian republic is always in an election mode. India being such a vast country with 29 states and seven union territories, somewhere in the country elections are happening. In 2014, Indian politics changed forever with Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) led National Democratic Alliance (NDA) winning close to 340 seats out of 543 and BJP winning 282 seats single-handedly and it broke all sets of records. Narendra Modi has completed three years at the centre

  • Narendra Modi’s cabinet reshuffle on Sunday: This is what has happened so far

    Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) led National Democratic Alliance (NDA) which completed three years in the office is bracing up for another cabinet reshuffle. Three union ministers have already resigned from the union cabinet, among them senior BJP leaders Uma Bharti and Rajiv Pratap Rudy, signalling a mega reshuffle of Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s council of ministers, which will be held at 10 am on Sunday, a top government official said. It will

  • Maharashtra: Swabhimani Shetkari Sanghatana withdraws support to NDA

    Mumbai: Swabhimani Shetkari Sanghatana (SSS) has pulled out support of Prime Minister Narendra Modi led union government. The decision to pull out from the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) led National Democratic Alliance (NDA) was taken in the state executive committee meeting of SSS on Wednesday held in Pune. The meeting was chaired by Raju Shetti, Member of Parliament and the chief of SSS. Shetti’s SSS has also quit from the Bharatiya Janata

  • Raju Shetti’s SSS snaps ties with NDA over farmers’ issues

    Pune: The Swabhimani Shetkari Sanghatana (SSS), headed by MP Raju Shetti, on Wednesday announced snapping of ties with the BJP-led governments at the Centre and in Maharashtra, while accusing the NDA of failing to honour its promises made to the farmers.

  • Railways accidents become continuing story in three years of NDA Govt.: Congress

    New Delhi: After the Government yesterday suspended four railway officials and sent Northern Railway General Manager R.N. Kulshrestha on leave in Utkal train derailment tragedy in Muzaffarnagar, the Congress Party on Monday said that the railways accident has become the continuing story in the last three years of National Democratic Alliance (NDA) government. “We are not at all satisfied. In last three years of this NDA Government, 27 major accidents took place

  • Bhopal: Amit Shah is lying on central assistance to state, says Ajay Singh

    Bhopal: BJP national president is misleading the people of state with lies, alleged Congress leader and leader of opposition in state assembly Ajay Singh on Sunday. The 14th finance commission was announced by UPA government in 2013 but Shah is claiming that the NDA government has constituted the same, said Singh.