Semifinal proves BJP is nowhere: Mamata Banerjee on poll results

Semifinal proves BJP is nowhere: Mamata Banerjee on poll results

NEW DELHI: Reacting to election trends, West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee Tuesday said the BJP was nowhere in the “semi-final” ahead of the “final match” in 2019 and people were always the “man of the match” in a democracy. “People voted against BJP. This is the people’s verdict and victory of the people of […]

Polls were fought on state govts’ performance: Rajnath

NEW DELHI: With election trends showing reverses for the BJP, senior party leader and Home Minister Rajnath Singh Tuesday said the polls were fought on the basis of the performance of state governments, rejecting the notion that the results would be a reflection on the Modi government. He also pointed out the Congress-led grand alliance […]

Modi is behaving like Tughlaq, Yogi Adityanath like Aurangzeb, says Congress’ Randeep Surjewala

Modi is behaving like Tughlaq, Yogi Adityanath like Aurangzeb, says Congress’ Randeep Surjewala

NEW DELHI: The Congress on Friday attacked Yogi Adityanath over Hindu Yuva Vahini’s reported announcement of Rs 10 million bounty on Punjab minister Navjot Singh Sidhu’s head, alleging that the Uttar Pradesh chief minister was behaving like “Aurangzeb”, and asked whether a “Talibani system” will prevail in the country. The Hindu Yuva Vahini, a right-wing […]

Demolition of the Babri Mosque and its Aftermath

Demolition of the Babri Mosque and its Aftermath

By Zulafqar Ahmed Tantray The demolition of the Babri Mosque in Ayodhya on December 6, 1992 by a mob is considered as black day. After the demolition period, no election has gone in India that has passed without reference to the construction of the Ram Mandir at the disputed site. Leaders of the BJP party […]

Owaisi hits out at Adityanath’s ‘Nizam’ barb, says Indian by choice

Owaisi hits out at Adityanath’s ‘Nizam’ barb, says Indian by choice

HYDERABAD: AIMIM president Asaduddin Owaisi on Wednesday lashed out at Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath again over his “Nizam” barb at him, saying Indian Muslims had rejected Muhammad Ali Jinnah’s two-nation theory and he is a citizen of this country “by choice”. The Hyderabad MP was responding to Adityanath’s recent remarks at a rally […]

If anyone is obstructing ram temple, it’s Congress: Yogi

If anyone is obstructing ram temple, it’s Congress: Yogi

Hyderabad: Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath Sunday accused the Congress of obstructing construction of Ram temple in Ayodhya and charged the Rahul Gandhi-led party and TRS with indulging in Muslim appeasement. “If anyone is creating obstruction in the way of construction of a grand temple in the birthplace of lord Ram, it’s Congress, Congress,” […]

Country will be better off without BJP: Mamata

BALARAMPUR (WB): West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee Wednesday claimed saffronisation of all important offices in the country, “from the Raj Bhavan to the Prime Minister’s office”. The Trinamool Congress (TMC) supremo raised the slogan “BJP Bharat chhodo,” (BJP, leave India), claiming that the country would be “better off without the saffron party”. “From the […]

VHP delegation submits memorandum to Governor on construction of Ram Temple

VHP delegation submits memorandum to Governor on construction of Ram Temple

Jammu: A delegation of Vishaw Hindu Parishad Jammu and Kashmir on Tuesday submitted a memorandum with Governor Satya Pal Malik demanding that a law should be passed by the government of India for construction of Ram Mandir at the site of Babri Masjid in Ayodhya in Uttar Pradesh. An official handout of Raj Bhawan said […]