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Anita Katyal

JD(U) chief’s ghar wapsi, courtesy Modi-Shah

JD(U) president Nitish Kumar’s ghar wapsi to the BJP was painstakingly planned by Prime Minister Narendra Modi and party president Amit Shah.

30 Jul 2017 12:20 AM

Bharat Ratna for Advani?

It seems that the ghost of the 1962 India-China war continues to haunt the defence and external affairs ministries.

16 Jul 2017 12:19 AM

Mukherjee: The troubleshooter President

BJP president Amit Shah has also set up a crack team to ensure that the NDA candidate wins with a huge margin.

02 Jul 2017 7:27 AM

Missing scion, warring partymen

PM Narendra Modi never hosts an iftar and makes it a point to skip the one hosted by the President.

18 Jun 2017 3:11 AM

Anna Hazare as our next President?

Little was known about Mr Hazare till six years ago as his campaigns had till then been confined to Maharashtra.

04 Jun 2017 12:10 AM


BJP hit by the ‘Congress disease’

BJP workers in West Bengal have not stopped complaining ever since national general secretary Kailash Vijayvargiya was given charge of their state.

21 May 2017 12:09 AM

As Prez poll buzz on, BJP is sure to have its way

The candidates, whose names are doing the rounds, are said to be lobbying furiously for the top post.

07 May 2017 12:12 AM

New leaders add to BJP’s, Congress’ woes

Yogi was easily the star of the show as he was most sought after by the participants.

23 Apr 2017 5:31 AM

Jaitley: The 3rd power centre in the BJP?

Agriculture minister Radha Mohan Singh was given the responsibility of planning and executing the PM’s programme.

09 Apr 2017 12:10 AM

Politics is a game of musical chairs

Mr Sinha apparently had an upper hand, but he was edged out after home minister Rajnath Singh pushed his case.

26 Mar 2017 2:58 AM


How Modi won over Varanasi

Mr Modi made a conscious effort to reach out to all sections of society.

12 Mar 2017 2:00 AM

Gen Next to take charge of Congress?

BJP president Amit Shah persuaded Yogi to drop his objections and join the campaign.

26 Feb 2017 3:19 AM

Politics makes strange bedfellows

The Modi government is going slow on the recent inquiry initiated by the ED against Ms Mayawati’s brother.

12 Feb 2017 6:36 AM

Seeking ticket: Outsiders, insiders, veterans et al

Union minister of micro, small and medium enterprises Kalraj Mishra has reason to be unhappy with the present dispensation.

29 Jan 2017 12:13 AM

Preparing for the Assembly race

The BJP believes this will predictably create confusion among the SP cadre and the voters and work to its advantage.

15 Jan 2017 2:10 AM


Indispensable old guard and new poll tactics

Unlike other political leaders, BJP President Amit Shah has his own style of managing party affairs.

01 Jan 2017 1:49 AM

Behind closed-door meetings

Ms Soni has argued in internal meetings that they should avoid fielding Akali Dal leaders indiscriminately.

18 Dec 2016 1:09 AM

Of aspiring netas and vacant posts

Mr Naidu is quick to take on the Opposition both inside and outside Parliament just as he did in his earlier avatar.

04 Dec 2016 1:34 AM

Demonetisation dust refuses to settle

Mr Kejriwal’s role in the ongoing battle against the Modi government.

20 Nov 2016 12:58 AM