It had nothing to do with astrology, just sheer electoral strategy.
One of the RSS’ trusted lieutenants, BJP president Rajnath Singh has emerged as the “most secular face” of the saffron camp.
Confusion prevails over the much-coveted support of the Quami Ekta Dal, led by jailed don Mukhtar Ansari, who is said to control close to 1.5 lakh Muslim votes in Varanasi.
The opinion poll projections of a possible BJP sweep is not being taken as an accurate prediction by saffron leaders in the organisation.
Contrary to the perception that the Congress leadership had blocked the then media adviser to the Prime Minister Sanjaya Baru’s return to the PMO in 2009, sources in Prime Minister’s Office revealed t
Sensing that it was getting decimated by the BJP’s propaganda blitz, the Congress has decided to go in for a massive carpetbombing campaign spearheaded by the Gandhi clan — mother, daughter and son.
Stepping out to “help mother and brother”, Priyanka adopted a proactive role and got more aggressive in targeting the BJP.
Resentment over the meteoric rise of Narendra Modi continues to simmer within the BJP.
After two phases of electioneering, the main battle of the ballot begins on Thursday with the country entering the third phase of the 2014 general election.
The BJP’s manifesto may have focused on economic development and governance issues, but glimpses of its Hindutva agenda were once again seen in the document that was released on Monday.