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  • BJP leader Shaina NC asks Maharashtra CM to save Mumbai's iconic Cafe Samovar

    BJP leader Shaina NC on Monday met Maharashtra Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis and appealed to him to save Cafe Samovar "which is an integral part of Mumbai's cultural destination"

  • ACB complaint against MoS exposes split in Gadkari camp

    BJP leaders say that many in Union minister Nitin Gadkari’s faction are upset at Ranjit Patil being elevated to the MoS post for several key depts; they have attributed the disproportionate assets complaint filed against him to such disgruntled elements

  • Sonia hails Bharat Ratna for Vajpayee

    Congress President Sonia Gandhi hailed conferment of Bharat Ratna on BJP leader Atal Bihari Vajpayee, saying he had a 'large-hearted vision' and the award is a 'fitting recognition' of his deep commitment to the national interests

  • BJP government weakening farmers in Haryana: Bhupinder Singh Hooda

    Former Haryana Chief Minister and Congress leader Bhupinder Singh Hooda today alleged that the BJP government in the state is working to financially weaken farmers in contrast with the former Congress government which worked towards improving their situation

  • Marathi folk legend Krishnarao Sable laid to rest in Mumbai

    Bard and Marathi folk legend Krishnarao Sable, popularly known as Shahir Sable was laid to rest at Shivaji Park, Dadar. He was 93

  • Worried over outcome of probe against NCP leaders: Shiv Sena

    A day after its ally BJP backed the opposition NCP's no-confidence motion to oust the Congress veteran Shivajirao Deshmukh as chairman of the state Legislative Council, the Shiv Sena today expressed doubt over the "fate" of the cases of corruption pending against NCP leaders

  • Three BJP leaders elected as Palghar ZP Committees Chairperson

    Three members of the BJP and one of Bahujan Vikas Agadi (BVA) won the election for chairperson of four committees of Zilla Parishad leaving Shiv Sena with no position in the committees

  • NCP calls motion of thanks 'unconstitutional' as Sena absent

    Opposition NCP in the Maharashtra Legislative Council today termed the motion of thanks on Governor's speech as "unconstitutional" as Sena MLCs were absent when it was read out

  • Illegal hoardings in Mumbai: HC notice to BJP, MNS, NCP leaders

    Expressing shock and displeasure over the display of illegal hoardings across the city despite court orders and undertakings by political parties, the Bombay High Court today issued notice to five persons, including BJP leader Ashish Shelar and MNS chief Raj Thackeray

  • Alam release: Will not allow soft policy on such issues, says BJP

    Amidst the row with its ruling coalition partner PDP in Jammu and Kashmir over the release of separatist leader Masarat Alam, BJP today said it had a "zero -tolerance policy towards terrorism and separatism" and did not agree with the move

  • Aamir Khan on 'Khans and Love Jihad'

    Aamir Khan was recently asked in an interview to comment on BJP leader Sadhvi Prachi holding the three Khans of Bollywood for 'Love Jihad'. Look, at what the Mr Perfectionist had to say.

  • BJP leader asks Maharashtra CM to scrap Mumbai Metro III project

    Mumbai BJP secretary Vivekanand Gupta urged Maharashtra Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis today, to scrap the Metro-3 project and implement the coastal road project instead, in a letter written to the CM

  • Maha BJP chief Danve to meet Uddhav for better coordination

    Leaders of the ruling BJP and Shiv Sena will meet here soon to ensure better coordination between the alliance partners in Maharashtra

  • Mumbai: BJP leaders refuse to work with 'tainted' Pravin Darekar

    The decision to have Pravin Darekar recently inducted into the BJP from the MNS in the party’s official panel for the upcoming Mumbai Bank elections was met with stern opposition from senior MLAs and other leaders

  • Why will I say that I lost: Kiran Bedi

    BJP leader Kiran Bedi today stuck to her stand saying she had not "lost" the Assembly elections considering her efforts despite the circumstances and the "number of days" given to her

  • Delhi crime: BJP leader booked for rape

    A BJP leader who unsuccessfully contested the recent Delhi Assembly elections from Shakur Basti has been booked for allegedly molesting and sexually assaulting a woman while she was attached with an institute here, police said today

  • Mumbai nightlife: BJP leader wants vada pav vendors, malls to remain open also

    A day after Yuva Sena chief Aaditya Thackeray said that Maharashtra Chief minister Devendra Fadnavis had given his nod for revival of the "vibrant" Mumbai nightlife, a BJP leader said the plan should not be elite-centric

  • Shiv Sena minister keeps up attack on Eknath Khadse

    Stepping up his attack on senior BJP leader and Maharashtra revenue minister Eknath Khadse, Shiv Sena legislator and minister of state for the department Sanjay Rathod today claimed he had been stripped of all his quasi-judicial powers

  • BJP snatches defeat from the jaws of victory

    After the BJP's stunning defeat in the 2004 Lok Sabha election when Atal Bihari Vajpayee’s Government was sent packing despite his soaring popularity, the party leaders were paralysed for a long time, unwilling to accept that they had been voted out of power. As a result, there was neither introspection nor course correction

  • AAP says volunteers given spy cams to capture bid to buy votes

    Accusing BJP of "buying votes", AAP today claimed to have handed over around 5,000 spy cameras to its volunteers to record any attempt to "distribute cash and liquor to lure voters"