Nupur Sharma has unconditionally withdrew her controversial statement made in the TV debate and claimed that her comments were a reaction to "continuous insult and disrespect towards our Mahadev"' (Lord Shiva). However, the BJP has issued fresh guidelines to its spokespersons to avoid any controversy in the future.
Sources told India TV that BJP has assured Chief Minister Nitish Kumar of support for the caste-based Census in Bihar.
A Mathura court has admitted a plea demanding the removal of the Shahi Idgah which stands near Krishna Janmbhoomi.
Hardik Patel had joined the Congress in 2019. He was appointed as the working president of the GPCC in July 2020.
The completion of the delimitation exercise will pave the way for holding elections in Jammu and Kashmir.
Clashes had broken out in Delhi's Jahangirpuri area on Saturday (April 16), during a Hanuman Jayanti procession in the area. Later on Wednesday (April 20), a demolition drive was carried out in the area to wipe out illegal establishments. After the Supreme Court ordered to maintain status quo, the demolition drive was stopped.
Delhi Police Crime Branch on Tuesday arrested one more accused Ghulam Rasool alias Gulli in Jahangirpuri violence case. Union Home Minister Amit Shah had on Monday directed the Delhi Police to take strict action against those involved in the Jahangirpuri violence here, official sources said.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi will be on a 3-day visit to Gujarat from April 18. During his stay, he will attend various programmes, inaugurate and lay foundation stones of various projects.
This is the first time action has been taken against the Indian YouTube based news publishers since the notification of the IT Rules, 2021 in February last year.
Earlier in March, Prime Minister Narendra Modi was seen donning the same saffron cap during a roadshow in Ahmedabad.
Dearness Allowance (DA) has been hiked by 3 per cent by the Central government for its employees and pensioners.
UP Kushinagar News: BJP supporter Babar was allegedly lynched by his neighbours for supporting the saffron party's win in the Uttar Pradesh Assembly polls.
The Bhartiya Janata Party won the Vidhan Sabha elections in Uttarakhand with a thumping majority. However, present CM Pushkar Singh Dhami lost the elections from the Khatima constituency on Thursday.
Security arrangements are being made at the BJP office located at Deen Dayal Upadhyaya marg in Central Delhi for PM Modi's visit, sources said.
The election commission relaxed restrictions it has imposed on the poll-bound states of Uttar Pradesh, Uttarakhand, Manipur, Goa and Punjab.
Finance Minister Nirmala Sithraman slammed Rahul Gandhi for his 'Zer0 Sum Budget' remark at Modi government saying that she will take criticism but not from someone who hasn't done his homework.
Schools have been closed in most parts of the country for physical classes after the emergence of the new Omicron variant of the virus. Students have been mostly attending online classes, barring some brief periods in between, for almost two years now due to the coronavirus pandemic.
The Punjab CM used the occasion of Modi's video interaction with chief ministers over the COVID-19 situation to convey the message to him. He regrets whatever happened during his visit to Punjab, Channi told Modi. The prime minister is respected to him, he added.
The national capital recorded 20,181 fresh Covid-19 cases on Saturday, along with 11,869 recoveries, and 7 deaths. The positivity rate of the city has climbed to 19.6%. Active cases in the national capital stood at 48,178, and the city recorded 16% more Covid cases than yesterday.
The BJP, which has so far contested elections in Punjab with Shiromani Akali Dal (SAD), will contest 70 of the 117 Assembly seats.