Sanjay Basak

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The road ahead for BJP lies through Bihar

Exactly a year before — led by the charismatic and powerful political orator Narendra Damodardas Modi — the BJP stormed to power with a brute majority.

BJP ‘double game’ on Mamata?

Prime Minister Narendra Modi and West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee during the dedication ceremon. (Photo: PTI)

Even if the BJP and TMC work together in some areas, they can’t afford to team up on electoral front

‘Congress didn’t suit India so they got the boot’

Siddharth Nath Singh	 (Photo: Pritam Bandyopadhyay)

Whether he likes it or not, Siddharth Nath Singh, the Bharatiya Janata Party’s West Bengal in-charge, had the toughest assignment after the Modi magic in the Lok Sabha polls.

PM Modi to lead anti-Mamata charge

Prime Minister Narendra Modi with Chief Minister of Karnataka Siddaramaiah during a meeting in New Delhi. (Photo:PTI)

After its drubbing in the recent civic polls, the BJP is gearing up for a major offensive against the Trinamul Congress in West Bengal, with Prime Minister Narendra Modi likely to address a public ral

Parties tussle to win dalit support on Ambedkar Day

Maharashtra State Congress President Ashok Chavan and Mumbai Congress President Sanjay Nirupam with party workers. (Photo: PTI)

BSP supremo Mayawati claims BJP, Cong bid to ‘hijack’ dalit icon

‘No one can usurp BR ideology’

Congress president Sonia Gandhi greets Union minister Harsh Vardhan at a function at Parliament House in New Delhi . PTI

While all top leaders hailed Dr Ambedkar, the Congress launched a scathing attack on the BJP for trying to “usurp” the legacy of Dr B.R. Ambedkar for “vote-bank politics”.

If Sitaram Yechury wins, CPM to drop anti-Congress stance

CPI(M) Leader Sitaram Yetchury. (Photo: PTI/File)

Three days from now, CPI(M) politburo member and Rajya Sabha MP Sitaram Yechury could take over as the new Red Czar.

An orator, giant in politics

Atal Behari Vajpayee, who was conferred the Bharat Ratna on Friday, has often been called — the right man stuck in the wrong party.

Bills passed, TMC to face heat

With the passage of the coal mines bill and mines and minerals bill through the Rajya Sabha, the BJP is now set to unleash a fresh series of attacks on the Mamata Banerjee government in West Bengal.

It was on June 26, 1975, that the Emergency was declared in the country.

The declaration of a state of Emergency in India forty years ago is a matter of debate even now.