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  • Uddhav asks BJP to clarify its stand on MNS

    Shiv Sena chief miffed after former BJP chief Nitin Gadkari's recent meeting with MNS leader Raj Thackeray

  • Rajnath files nomination for BJP president

    Rajnath Singh will be the new president of the BJP. A party parliamentary board meeting today thanked outgoing president Nitin Gadkari for his "dynamic" leadership for the last three years and unanimously endorsed Mr Singh as his successor. Video courtesy: NDTV

  • Digvijaya Singh granted bail in defamation case filed by Nitin Gadkari

    Senior Congress leader Digvijaya Singh has been granted bail in defamation case filed by BJP President Nitin Gadkari. A Delhi court granted bail to Mr Singh on surety of Rs. 50,000. Mr Gadkari had filed the criminal defamation case against Mr Singh, who has accused him of having business links with his party MP Ajay Sancheti who allegedly pocketed a huge sum in coal block allocation. Video courtesy: NDTV

  • Shiv Sena chief Bal Thackeray cremated Uddhav and Raj Thackeray perform final rites

    Bal Thackeray has been cremated at Shivaji Park, where he launched the Shiv Sena 46 years ago at a massive rally on Dussehra. Nearly two lakh people, including several big names, gathered at the sprawling ground as Mr Thackeray was consigned to the flames. Video courtesy: NDTV

  • Bal Thackeray dies Who said what

    Shiv Sena chief Bal Thackeray died in Mumbai today. The 86 year old founder of the Sena was ailing and being treated at his home in Matoshree in Bandra East. As soon as the news of his death was announced, the BJP which is in alliance with the Shiv Sena in the state announced that they would cancel the dinner meeting with the Prime Minister slated for later today. The Prime Minister's Office also tweeted saying that the dinner with the UPA allies was cancelled. Video courtesy: NDTV

  • Narendra Modi behind dissent against Gadkari says senior RSS leader

    Narendra Modi may be the saffron poster boy, but a senior Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh leader has upbraided the Gujarat Chief Minister, accusing him of fuelling dissent within the BJP against chief Nitin Gadkari, with an eye on being named the party's candidate for prime minister in the next elections. Video courtesy: NDTV

  • BJP chief Nitin Gadkari wants Bigg Boss Navjot Singh Sidhu to campaign

    Nitin Gadkari wants Bigg Boss Sidhu to campaign. Video courtesy: NDTV

  • Gadkari crisis Ram Jethmalani defiant

    Nitin Gadkari has won a reprieve with his party reiterating support for him last night, but the rumblings of rebellion have not ended. Ram Jethmalani, the BJP's 89-year-old Rajya Sabha member whose public revolt against Mr Gadkari's leadership necessitated the party's avowal of support for its president, said he regretted that the BJP had ignored his advice, but he would continue his fight, "alone if necessary." Video courtesy: NDTV

  • Nitin Gadkari says Dawood Ibrahim has same IQ as Vivekanand he has used it differently

    BJP president Nitin Gadkari has said that the intelligence quotient level of Swami Vivekanand and Dawood Ibrahim was almost the same, but the spiritual leader had used it for nation building while the underworld don for pursuing crime. Video courtesy: NDTV

  • Kejriwal not greedy for money but may have greed for power says Anna Hazare

    At a time when Arvind Kejriwal is making national headlines with his series of "exposes" against leaders from both the BJP and the Congress, his mentor and Gandhian activist Anna Hazare has said that while the activist-turned-politician does not have greed for money, he may have greed for power. The two had parted ways after the Mr Kejriwal decided to launch his political party. Video courtesy: NDTV

  • Gadkari should star in Slumdog Millionaire 2 says Digvijaya Singh

    Congress general secretary Digvijaya Singh fired a double-barrelled attack on the BJP today, aimed straight at its top. First, he taunted BJP chief Nitin Gadkari, saying that he should be the star in a sequel to the Oscar-winning film Slumdog Millionaire Video courtesy: NDTV

  • Astrologer and Driver BJP leader Nitin Gadkari directors

    More details are emerging about the Purti group's funding. After finding out that Nitin Gadkari's driver is listed as a director of one of the 18 companies that supposedly invested in his company, It now turns out his astrologer, Vishnu Sharma, is also shown as a director in a company which owns shares worth Rs. 3.2 crore in Purti. NDTV tracked down the astrologer's wife, and she said her husband has nothing to do with Purti Group. Video courtesy: NDTV

  • Corporate Affairs Ministry begins probe of Gadkari investor firms Sources

    Nitin Gadkari has cancelled a trip to Delhi amid reports that the Corporate Affairs Ministry has begun an initial inquiry or what is being called a "discreet probe" into companies that have invested in the BJP president's businesses. He faces allegations of wrongdoing in business deals that have put a shadow on his unprecedented second term as BJP president. Video courtesy: NDTV

  • RSS worried allegations against Nitin Gadkari

    The RSS is reportedly worried that the many allegations against Nitin Gadkari, who has just got an unprecedented second term as BJP president, will dent the main opposition party's image perilously close to the next elections. Video courtesy: NDTV

  • My life is in Gods hands not his says Arvind Kejriwals response to Salman Khurshid

    Rookie politician Arvind Kejriwal has said that Salman Khurshid's remarks against him are gravely inappropriate for the Law Minister. "Mr Salman Khurshid has threatened me in language that is unbecoming of the Law Minister's post," he tweeted this afternoon. Another dramatic post declared, "Even if I am killed, 100 Arvinds will replace me because India is determined to combat graft." Mr Kejriwal later said, "My life is in God's hands, not Khurshid's." Video courtesy: NDTV

  • Who will Arvind Kejriwal out today

    When Arvind Kejriwal formed his political party earlier this month, he had promised to "expose corrupt leaders." So far, he has focused mainly on Robert Vadra, the son-in-law of Congress president Sonia Gandhi, and union Law Minister Salman Khurshid. His next disclosure, which he is expected to announce today, is likely to focus on BJP president Nitin Gadkari. But he also mocked the party, telling it not to worry much, because politicians always get away scot-free. Video courtesy: NDTV

  • Nitin Gadkari responds to Kejriwal allegations

    BJP today reacted to activist-politician Arvind Kejriwal's allegations against its president and leader Nitin Gadkari. Mr Kejriwal had alleged that Mr Gadkari worked in nexus with the Congress- NCP government for the benefit of his companies, which allegedly worked directly against the farmers of Vidarbha. Video courtesy: NDTV

  • Kejri bomb has flopped no proof against Gadkari says BJP

    Kejri-bomb has flopped, no proof against Gadkari, says BJP Video courtesy: NDTV

  • 70000 crore scam Nitin Gadkari justifies letter lobbying for dam contractors

    A letter written by BJP president Nitin Gadkari lobbying for contractors building a mega-dam project in Maharashtra has the Congress demanding his resignation, and the BJP on the defensive. Written on July 30 to Water Resources Minister Pawan Kumar Bansal, Mr Gadkari asks for Rs. 400 crores to be released to the contractors hired for the Gosikhurd dam in Vidarbha. Video courtesy: NDTV

  • BJP suggests PM was opposed to FDI in 2002

    The change in tune comes after two years of a shrill anti-corruption campaign and two wasted Parliament sessions. Video courtesy: NDTV