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In his first appearance at a press conference since he came to power in 2014, Prime Minister Narendra Modi asserted in opening remarks that the BJP will come back to power with a full majority on its own, but refused to take any questions, citing party discipline. In a surprise move, Modi showed up on …

Both principal combatants, the incumbent Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) and the challenger Congress, stated they were on course to win the people’s mandate to govern the nation for the next five years as the curtain dropped on Friday on a bitter and bruising campaign for the 17th general elections. “The election has been amazing. Elections …

The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) started the legwork for the 2019 Lok Sabha elections at least a year ago, with Prime Minister Narendra Modi addressing 142 rallies in the last 50 days to cap a frenetic campaign that ended on Friday with the start of the silence period for the final phase of polling two …

Prime Minister Narendra Modi has been the target of many swipes from the Congress president Rahul Gandhi who has accused him of misleading the public, shifting the goalpost and outright lying. Gandhi, 48, on Wednesday, coined a word to capture the essence of the many barbs that he hurls at the Prime Minister. He called …

BJP president Amit Shah addressed the media in the national capital today. This came a day after violence took place at the BJP president’s roadshow in Kolkata. The BJP and Bengal’s ruling Trinamool Congress have accused each other of violence at two places. Congress general secretary Priyanka Gandhi Vadra will hold a roadshow in Varanasi …

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday stepped up his party’s attacks on Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee at a rally in Bengal’s Basirhat, accusing Trinamool Congress of letting its goons loose because the party was scared of its defeat in the national elections. “The BJP wave in Bengal has scared Didi and look to what …

Shiromani Akali Dal (SAD) lost power to the Congress in Punjab in 2017 when it could win just 15 seats in the 117-member state assembly. It finished third with the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) emerging as the main opposition party with 20 seats. SAD chief Sukhbir Singh Badal, 57, who is contesting Lok Sabha elections …

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday attacked Congress president Rahul Gandhi hours after he stated that Sam Pitroda should be “ashamed” for his comment on the 1984 anti-Sikh riots. Stinging the Congress president, the prime minister stated, “You pretended to scold your mentor for what? Because he publicly said what had always been in Congress’s …

Keeping aside her identities of “Congress president Rahul Gandhi’s sister”, “former prime minister Rajiv Gandhi’s daughter” and the “Congress general secretary”, Priyanka Gandhi Vadra Wednesday chose to hit the narrow lanes of Brahampuri as a “Delhi girl”, challenging Prime Minister Narendra Modi to fight the last two phases of the parliamentary elections on the issues …

The general elections are a far cry from choosing a class monitor because it will decide the direction the country will take, Prime Minister Narendra Modi said in an interview to Hindustan Times. “You have to understand that we are not choosing a class monitor here. We are deciding the direction this country takes. We …

Prime Minister Narendra Modi in an exhaustive interview with Hindustan Times specified the main difference between Modi of 2014 when he led the Bharatiya Janata Party to a majority on its own, and that of 2019 Lok Sabha elections. “My digestion powers have increased. I can digest insults more easily,” the Prime Minister said as …

In perhaps one of his fiercest attacks on West Bengal chief minister and Trinamool Congress chief Mamata Banerjee, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday stated that once the results of the Lok Sabha elections are out on May 23, the TMC lawmakers in the state would desert the party to join the BJP. “Didi, on …