No ‘Jumlas’ in name of Lord Ram, Uddhav Thackeray warns BJP

No ‘Jumlas’ in name of Lord Ram, Uddhav Thackeray warns BJP

PANDHARPUR: The Shiv Sena asked the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on Monday to clear its stand on the Ram temple issue and demanded a discussion in Parliament even as it mounted attack on its senior ally over a range of issues, including the Rafale jet deal. Shiv Sena chief Uddhav Thackeray said his party will […]

Ram temple issue echoes in BJP parl party meeting

NEW DELHI: The Ram temple issue echoed in the BJP’s parliamentary party meeting Tuesday, with some MPs asking when it will be constructed, to which Home Minister Rajnath Singh said that everyone wanted it and told them to be patient. BJP sources said Ravindra Kushwaha and Hari Narayan Rajbhar, both of whom represent Lok Sabha […]

Unknown assailants damage mosque in Baramulla by night; protests follow

Unknown assailants damage mosque in Baramulla by night; protests follow

BARAMULLA: In a shocking incident, unknown men on Thursday night attacked a Jamia Masjid in Watergam area of Rafiabad in North Kashmir’s Baramulla district and damaged property. Sources said that people of Marizigund Mohalla of Watergam in Rafiabad area staged a protest on Friday morning and blocked the Watergam-Sopore road after they saw that unknown […]

‘Clear message to Modi’: Rahul

‘Clear message to Modi’: Rahul

New Delhi: Buoyed by Congress’ resurgence, party president Rahul Gandhi on Tuesday said the assembly poll outcome is a “clear message” to the Modi government that people are not happy with it and time has come for a change while asserting that his party will also win in 2019. Prime Minister Narender Modi got a […]

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 […]