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Narendra Modi, the campaigner, made a speech in Krishnanagar, a town in West Bengal, declaring that there are two kinds of people that came to India from Bangladesh — infiltrators and refugees. Those who fled the Bangladesh war of 1971 were refugees, he elaborated. The rest, infiltrators. Five years and one election later, this definition …

Union minister Ravi Shankar Prasad on Tuesday punched back at the Congress party after senior leaders including Kapil Sibal, Digvijaya Singh, and P Chidambaram sought clarification from the Narendra Modi government over reports in international media on strike by the Indian Air Force in Pakistan’s Balakot. Prasad, who is also the chief spokesperson of the …

The AIADMK announced electoral alliances for the forthcoming general election and estimatedbypolls for vacant state assembly constituencies with regional party PMK and the BJP, a hard-fought victory for a party facing persistent questions over its majority in the state assembly owing to rampant factionalism after its chief J Jayalalithaa’s death. “The AIADMK and the BJP …

President Ram Nath Kovind on Tuesday revealed a life-size portrait of Atal Bihari Vajpayee in the Central Hall of Parliament House, noting the former prime minister led the nation under trying times. The President also alleged that the BJP veteran displayed exemplary patience and grit under the most difficult circumstances. Explaining Vajpayee as a “school …

 Uttar Pradesh government has fixed a deadline of February 22 for the list of every beneficiary farmers in the state of the PM-Kisan Nidhi Yojna to be uploaded on the central portal of the scheme, with the first such list to made available by February 12 itself. This could fast-track the payment of the first …

Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Saturday called upon people to defeat the “dangerous” BJP government at the Centre at any price. Claiming that the country was at the crossroads of a serious crisis, he said there is a need for an immediate change of the Modi government to save the country and democracy. “If …

Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister N Chandrababu Naidu on Saturday stated that the BJP has betrayed the people of the country by reneging on all the promises it had made before the 2014 general elections. Naidu claimed that the BJP has failed on its promises of a corruption-free government, to bring back black money from foreign …

Accusing the BJP of having come up with central agencies like the CBI and the ED, Samajwadi Party chief Akhilesh Yadav on Saturday appealed to the opposition to come together and defeat the conspiracies being hatched to divide alliance partners into states. The former Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister said the matter of Prime Ministerial candidate …

Uttar Pradesh Deputy Chief Minister Keshav Prasad Maurya on Sunday shun former chief minister Akhilesh Yadav’s allegation that the Centre was misusing the Central Bureau of the investigation after it emerged that he may be questioned in an illegal mining case. “I am happy that at least the BJP has shown its colors. Earlier, Congress …

The BJP approached the Supreme Court today against an order of the Calcutta High Court that stated the party to defer its “Save Democracy” yatras in West Bengal. The party has sought an immediate hearing of its special leave petition. The BJP had scheduled to launch “Save Democracy” yatras from three different places in the …

Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik on Friday drove out at the Congress and the BJP for pressing his government to write off farm loans in the state. While labeling a media gathering in Bhubaneswar, Mr. Patnaik dubbed the BJP as a party that “talks more and does less” and stated that the Congress was “responsible …

After its critical election losses since coming to power in 2014, the ruling BJP has got a sharp message from one of its oldest allies. Naresh Gujral, a leader of the Akali Dal, has stated that the BJP has to “quickly settle” with allies or it will be in big trouble in the 2019 general …