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BJP entrusts Fadnavis with responsibility of Bihar assembly election

BJP has been given a big responsibility to former Maharashtra Chief Minister and BJP leader Devendra Fadnavis for Bihar Assembly polls and he is going to play a “crucial” role in the election. The senior leader also participated in a core committee meeting of the Bihar BJP through a video conference from Mumbai on Thursday. […]

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Kejriwal reduces VAT on diesel; BJP had been demanding more

This was increased from 12.5 to 30% during the Kejriwal govt’s tenure while the VAT on petrol was also increased from 20% to 30%,” Bidhuri said

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Madhya Pradesh: BJP president VD Sharma tests COVID+

Madhya Pradesh (MP) Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) president VD Sharma tested coronavirus positive on Wednesday evening, hours after he wished a minister in the Shivraj Singh Chouhan’s cabinet speedy recovery from the viral infection, the leader revealed. Sharma, a Member of Parliament (MP) from Khajuraho parliamentary seat, tweeted on Wednesday night that he has tested […]

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Bengal BJP workers hanged from trees: 2 incidents in 24 hours

While political murders have happened for decades in Bengal, the Left Front earlier and the TMC now have always shrugged off such incidents

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Mukul Roy vs Dilip Ghosh: BJP bets on naïveté

Between a sharp but shady Mukul Roy and a clean but naïve Dilip Ghosh, BJP has long made its preference for the second clear, but how wisely?

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Pilot denies offering bribe to INC MLA for defection to BJP

Pilot said the charge was a bid to malign him and stifle the legitimate concerns that he had raised against the party leadership of the state

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Audiotapes via unverifiable WhatsApp numbers lead to BJP-INC slugfest

The BJP today accused the INC of illegally tapping the phones of its leaders after the latter alleged that Gajendra Singh Shekhawat was caught in audiotapes wooing pro-Sachin Pilot MLAs, a charge the union water minister denies

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Vasundhara helping Gehlot, ally alleges; BJP unperturbed

But the BJP leadership does not resent it as Vasundhara Raje regaining power riding a weak Pilot’s revolt in the INC isn’t a desirable change

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Sachin Pilot: I’m not joining BJP

Sachin Pilot also cancelled a press conference scheduled for today. The INC had removed Pilot as Rajasthan INC chief on Tuesday

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Bengal BJP MLA Debendra Nath Ray found hanging in market

West Bengal BJP president Dilip Ghosh also backed the family’s demand for a CBI probe into the incident