The national executive of BJP will meet on Sunday to discuss party's strategy in upcoming state elections in Uttar Pradesh, Uttarakhand, Punjab, Goa and Manipur. JP Nadda will chair the one day meet. PM Narendra Modi to conclude.
The BJP leaders and MPs who have been vocal against the agri laws have been dropped from the national executive list.
The Indian Veterinary Association (IVA) members of Agra protested in the city raising slogans against Gandhi.
Graft case: BJP leader and two others in 2006 had allegedly sanctioned Rs 50 lakh as a grant to a trust in a fraudulent manner.
The accused is said to be in business of selling and breeding of dogs. He has been identified and booked.
In the wee hours of Friday, the Telangana police killed all the four accused in the rape and murder of a 26-year-old female veterinarian.
Maneka Gandhi, Kejriwal raise questions about role of law while most others celebrate.
RTI queries reveal that all government departments, except one, have failed to furnish a monthly report to the Ministry of Women and Child Development on the status of sexual harassment cases.
The two ladies come face to face in UP’s Sultanpur. So far, the Gandhis had avoided campaigning against Maneka and Varun Gandhi
The Election Commission order said BJP leader Maneka Gandhi not only violated provisions of the model code, but also the Representation of the People Act dealing with 'corrupt practice'.
BSP candidate Guddu Pandit abused actor-turned-politician, Raj Babbar on a news channel, unfazed by the Election Commission's censure of Yogi Adityanath, Mayawati, Azam Khan and Maneka Gandhi for making hate speeches.
While Azam Khan has been barred for three days, Maneka Gandhi will face the censure for two days starting 10 am on Tuesday. The EC order comes three days ahead of the phase two Lok Sabha elections.
Maneka Gandhi had recently landed in trouble over her comments to Muslims in Sultanpur Lok Sabha constituency, prompting the Election Commission to send her a show-cause notice
Maneka Gandhi also said that she is winning the Lok Sabha elections even without the Muslim votes.
Murli Manohar Joshi had won from Kanpur in 2014 but was told by the party leadership that he would not be fielded in the coming elections.
The low-birth babies were born between October 2017 and October 2018
Gandhi said the government has also introduced in Rajya Sabha a bill to give justice to the women who have been abandoned by their NRI husbands.
Maneka Gandhi's reaction comes days after Lok Sabha passed the bill which criminalises the practice of instant triple talaq, with the government rejecting the contention that it was aimed at targeting a particular community.
A farmer sits near his red chillies at a deserted APMC market, during the weekend curfew imposed by the Karnataka government to curb the spread of COVID-19, in Hubballi.PTI Photo
Delhi Chief Minister & AAP National Convenor Arvind Kejriwal being welcomed by women supporters during his door-to-door campaign ahead of the Goa Assembly elections, in Goa.PTI Photo
A health worker collects swab sample of a woman for COVID-19 test, amid concerns over rising Omicron cases, in Gurugram.PTI Photo
Traffic jam on a road at Shalimar Bagh during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.PTI Photo/ Shahbaz Khan
The Lajpat Nagar market wears a deserted look during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.PTI Photo/ Shahbaz Khan
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