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More RSS men will be inducted into BJP

With the RSS’ influence growing in the BJP under the existing dispensation and the swayamsevaks reportedly being the main force behind the saffron party’s historic win in Assam and making inroads into

Back to basics: BJP will focus on ‘garibi hatao’

Prime Minister Narendra Modi (Photo: PTI)

The Narendra Modi government may have criticised Indira Gandhi’s election-winning slogan of “Garibi Hatao”, but on the eve of completing two years in office, the focus of the government and the BJP is

Punjab: Face problem for AAP, Congress to go all out

All’s not well for the AAP in Punjab. The lack of a face for a chief ministerial candidate is becoming a major hurdle for Arvind Kejriwal’s outfit in the state.

Despite rout, Congress wants Rahul Gandhi to lead

Congress Vice-President Rahul Gandhi (Photo: PTI)

The Congress is not ready to give up on the Gandhis.

2016 Assembly Election Results: BJP surges, Congress loses

Tamil Nadu CM J. Jayalalithaa speaks after her party emerged victorious in the Assembly polls. (Photo: PTI)

The timing of the information and broadcasting ministry’s move to launch a talk show —Zara Muskara Do — to mark two years in power for the Modi government on May 26 could not have been better.

PM, Rajnath Singh for UP growth, hardliners for Hindutva

Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh (Photo: PTI)

While Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Union home minister Rajnath Singh intend to push “development” as the main plank for the forthcoming UP Assembly polls, the party cadre are apparently rooting fo

Congress wins back Uttarakhand, Presidents’ Rule lifted

Congress leader Harish Rawat is greeted by party workers in Dehradun. (Photo: PTI)

In one of the biggest setbacks for the Modi government, the Congress, led by Harish Rawat, won back Uttarakhand as the results of the floor test in Uttarakhand Assembly were revealed to the Supreme Co

Some in BJP warn: Don’t act strongly against Sonia Gandhi

Congress President Sonia Gandhi addresses during the 'Save Democracy' rally at Jantar Mantar in New Delhi. (Photo: PTI)

With the BJP and the Central government unleashing an aggressive campaign against the Gandhi clan on the VVIP helicopter scam, a section of the party has warned against taking any “strong action” agai

Why BJP would prefer a TMC win

The BJP, which has locked horns with the Trinamul Congress in the ongoing Assembly polls, would prefer a Mamata Banerjee-led government in West Bengal rather than a Left-Congress dispensation.

Narada set to plague Mamata Banerjee in today’s Kolkata voting

West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee gestures during her election campaign in Kolkata. (Photo: PTI)

The Narada scam is all set to cast its shadow over the Trinamul Congress in the ongoing West Bengal polls.

If you wanted to sum up the contradictions of two years of the Modi government, you could do so by taking one name, Subramanian Swamy.

Next year will mark the 500th anniversary of the Protestant Reformation, when one man’s protest changed Christianity in Europe.