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BJP backs Irrfan Khan's 'qurbani' remark  Jul 1, 4:39 pm
New Delhi, July 1 (ANI): The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on Friday appeared to be in tune with Bollywood actor Irrfan Khan, who questioned the practice of sacrifice and fasting in Islam, and said the whole idea of 'qurbani and sacrifice' have been defeated in today's time.
Haryana land scam: Extended inquiry time for fair probe, says M.L. Khattar  Jul 1, 1:58 pm
Chandigarh (Punjab), July 1 (ANI): Haryana Chief Minister Manohar Lal Khattar on Friday said that he extended the tenure of the S.N. Dhingra Commission of enquiry so that it could look in to all the aspects thoroughly.
Confront law rather than indulging in political propaganda: Naqvi  Jul 1, 1:19 pm
New Delhi, July 1 (ANI): With the Congress targeting Justice S.N.Dhingra, who is probing the Vadra land deals, of being used by the BJP for 'political witch-hunt', Minister of State for Minority Affairs Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi on Friday said that instead of indulging in political propaganda the grand old party must pay heed to legal processes.
I simply sought time to probe new documents: Justice Dhingra  Jul 1, 1:02 pm
New Delhi, July 1 (ANI): Retorting to allegations levelled against him by the Congress party, retired judge S.N. Dhingra justified his stand of seeking six more weeks to probe land deal scams in Haryana and said he wanted to go through the new documents to check if it included anything worthwhile which could be added in the final report.
Justice Dhingra decision will affect his own credibility: Congress  Jul 1, 12:59 pm
New Delhi, July 1 (ANI): The Congress party on Friday said that now it is up to Retired Justice S.N. Dhingra to introspect and take a judicial decision on the land scam cases in Haryana, as whatever was said in his report would affect his own credibility.
B'desh should take strict action against 'so-called' custodians of Islam: BJP  Jul 1, 11:37 am
New Delhi, July 1 (ANI): Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Zafar Islam on Friday lashed out at the radical Islamic groups in Bangladesh over the killing of a Hindu priest and demanded Dhaka to take strict action against these 'so-called' custodians of Islam.
Justice Dhingra being used by BJP for 'political witch-hunt': Congress  Jul 1, 9:59 am
New Delhi, July 1 (ANI): The Congress party on Friday criticized the judicial commission-led by Justice S.N. Dhingra for the delay in probing land licences issued to companies, including that of Robert Vadra's, in Gurgaon and said it was being used by the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) for political witch-hunt.
MP Home Minister Babu Lal Gaur resigns, vows to work for BJP  Jun 30, 6:41 pm
Bhopal, June 30 (ANI): Madhya Pradesh Home Minister Babulal Gaur (86) on Thursday resigned from his post, saying he was doing so on the orders of the BJP's top leadership.
Congress corners BJP, PM over Jharkhand BJP chief's son marriage to minor  Jun 30, 5:37 pm
New Delhi, June 30 (ANI): The Congress Party on Thursday cornered the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) and Prime Minister Narendra Modi over reports that the son of Jharkhand BJP chief Tala Marandi has married a minor girl.
Selfie with rape victim "shameful and pathetic": Congress  Jun 30, 4:32 pm
New Delhi, June 30 (ANI): The Congress on Monday castigated the selfie clicked by a member of the Rajasthan State Commission for Women with a rape victim and dubbed it to be "shameful and pathetic".
JD (U) questions Amit Shah's "credentials" for criticizing Nehru  Jun 30, 1:38 pm
New Delhi, June 30 (ANI): Taking potshots at BJP president Amit Shah for blaming India's first prime minister Pandit Jawaharlal Nehru's "historic blunder" for the current impasse in Jammu and Kashmir, the Janata Dal (United) on Thursday said this shows his ignorance, lack of depth and intellectual knowledge.
Mohaniya vows to prove 'conspiracy', says will nail BJP with evidence  Jun 29, 9:47 pm
New Delhi, June 29 (ANI): AAP MLA Dinesh Mohaniya, who was granted bail after being arrested by Delhi police for allegedly assaulting a woman, said here on Wednesday that he would unravel the conspiracy against him and prove the involvement of Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) with evidence.
BJP counters Nitish, claims 15 alcohol factories active in Bihar  Jun 29, 6:44 pm
Patna, June 29 (ANI): The BJP on Wednesday questioned the integrity of Chief Minister Nitish Kumar's 'anti-liquor' campaign alleging that there were 15 active alcohol factories in the state and said that he had been elected to the top post to fix the law and order situation besides other problems prevalent within the state.
BJP ticks off Shiv Sena for cornering PM Modi on black money row  Jun 29, 6:14 pm
New Delhi, June 29 (ANI): The BJP on Wednesday snubbed the Shiv Sena for training guns at Prime Minister Narendra Modi on the black money issue and said it was strange that the party generating black money every year courtesy the Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) was coming up with such baseless charges.
Kejriwal's Gujarat visit cancelled as BJP Govt. refuses permission   Jun 29, 12:21 pm
Ahmedabad, June 29 (ANI): Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal's upcoming visit to Gujarat has been cancelled after the Anandiben Patel-led BJP Government in the state did not give permission for programme at the chosen venue.
Personal jibes at Uddhav Thackeray won't be 'tolerated': Sena warns BJP  Jun 29, 11:38 am
Mumbai, June 29 (ANI): Infuriated with Uddhav Thackeray's comparison with comedy actor Asrani's famous character as a jailor in Bollywood film 'Sholay' by the BJP, the Shiv Sena on Wednesday issued a stern warning to its alliance partner and said that such comments would not be tolerated.
Kharge downplays BJP's attempt to bring black money   Jun 29, 8:02 am
New Delhi, June 29 (ANI): Congress has downplayed Prime Minister Narendra Modi-led NDA government's endeavour to bring back black money stashed in foreign shores and said that the Centre will keep on making new promises, it is to be seen how many do they fulfill.
Gogoi against auctioning of small oilfield to private sector  Jun 28, 10:49 pm
Guwahati (Assam), June 28 (ANI): After Assam Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal-led government decided to auction small oilfield to private companies, former state chief Tarun Gogoi on Tuesday said that the Congress will fight against the privatisation of the same.
BJP counters Congress' criticism of PM Modi's 'interview', takes on Gandhi family  Jun 28, 8:18 pm
New Delhi, June 28 (ANI): Hitting out at the Congress for criticizing Prime Minister Narendra Modi's interview with an English news channel, the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on Tuesday attempted to corner the Gandhi family and asked if the top brass of the grand old party had ever addressed a press conference catering to the concerns of the people.
Kejriwal sounds poll bugle in Goa  Jun 28, 4:18 pm
Panaji (Goa), June 28 (ANI): In a bid to pitch the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) as a firm alternative to 'corrupt' Congress and the BJP in the upcoming 2017 Goa Assembly polls, Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Tuesday met the members of fishermen community in Vasco and assured his support to them.
Mayawati sounds poll bugle, highlights 'jungle raj', false promises to woo voters  Jun 28, 2:07 pm
Lucknow (Uttar Pradesh), June 28 (ANI): With just few months left for the Uttar Pradesh assembly polls, Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) supremo Mayawati on Tuesday questioned the false claims made by the Samajwadi Party and BJP while categorically stating that the root problem in the state is the return of 'jungle raj' and false promises for electoral gains.
PM Modi doesn't have courage to take Swamy's name: NCP  Jun 28, 1:27 pm
New Delhi, June 28 (ANI): The National Congress Party (NCP) on Tuesday attempted to corner Prime Minister Narendra Modi a day after he ticked off Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) MP Subramanian Swamy for his attack on top policy makers and said that the former should have risen on day one to avoid this controversy.
Govt. hopes to pass GST Bill with consensus in Monsoon Session  Jun 28, 12:28 pm
New Delhi, June 28 (ANI): With the changing equation in the Rajya Sabha, the Bharatiya Janata Party-led NDA Government at the Centre on Tuesday expressed hope that the Congress won't repeat its earlier mistakes and help in passing the Goods and Service Tax (GST) Bill in the upcoming Monsoon Session of Parliament.
Post PM's snub, Swamy tweets 'small change in one parameter effects changes in all variables'  Jun 28, 10:57 am
New Delhi, June 28 (ANI): A day after Prime Minister Narendra Modi snubbed him for attacks on top policy makers, Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) MP Subramanian Swamy, who is in the eye of a storm on Tuesday quoted Lord Krishna, tweeting a small change in one parameter effects changes in all variables.
BJP has reduced Foreign Policy to 'event management exercise': JD (U)  Jun 28, 7:51 am
New Delhi, June 28 (ANI): Taking a critical view of the Centre's foreign policy, especially with regards to Pakistan, the Janata Dal (United) on Monday said the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP)-led Government had left the nation's foreign policy to become a mere 'event management exercise.'