Thursday, Oct 17, 2019 | Last Update : 03:47 PM IST

Sanjay Basak

Action! Cut! BJP zooms into Bengal

The BJP forces led by Union Home Minister Amit Shah now has its eye on 250 of the 295 Assembly berths in the 2021 battle royale.

15 Sep 2019 1:21 AM

Modi 2.0: Bold decisions rattle Opp, but economy still sluggish

The GDP growth of 5 per cent in the first quarter is apparently the lowest in six years.

07 Sep 2019 2:10 AM

Arun Jaitley (1952-2019): Moderate, liberal face of BJP

Jaitley’s rise in the party had been steady but it gained momentum with the rise of Narendra Modi.

25 Aug 2019 5:54 AM

‘The vote in Lok Sabha polls in Bengal was for PM Modi & against appeasement’

For political gains, the Trinamul Congress had been indulging in the politics of appeasement, says Sidharth Nath Singh.

07 Jul 2019 6:55 AM

Nation backs BJP’s majority nationalism

During the last phase, Amit Shah's road-show and the chants of “Jai Shri Ram” created a major Hindutva wave in the West Bengal.

24 May 2019 6:58 AM


2019 Lok Sabha election results: India chooses Modi 2.0 in clean sweep

This is not a victory of Modi, it is the victory of people who are desperate for honesty in the system, says Modi.

24 May 2019 5:22 AM

NaMo 2.0: Nation overwhelmingly votes for nationalism, security, anti-Pak rhetoric

Is aggressive Hindutva working on the ground?

23 May 2019 11:40 AM

Modi wave or an undercurrent of change?

The BJP could face a deficit of 75 parliamentary seats in six hindi heartland states, vis-a-vis its performance in the 2014 Lok Sabha elections.

12 May 2019 12:10 AM

Mangoes, media and star power: Will propaganda decide the 2019 election?

In 2014, the media helped build Brand Modi who swept to power after the general election.

29 Apr 2019 1:09 AM

As West Bengal’s politics shifts, BJP likely to gain

Members of a housing society at Karaya Road in Park Circus have apparently decided to block the entry of any Muslim tenants.

08 Apr 2019 1:48 AM


Now, it’s advantage Modi!

The Congress leader indicated the Opposition needs to be cautious in countering the BJP’s nationalist agenda.

27 Feb 2019 2:32 AM

Pre-poll alliance in the offing: Mamata Banerjee

During the meet, NCP and Congress also finalised seat-sharing agreement for Maharashtra.

14 Feb 2019 2:01 AM

1.5 million BJP cadre to fan out across India before poll

The workers have been asked to refrain from any sort of “ideological distortion”.

10 Jan 2019 1:33 AM

Rahul Gandhi halts Modi Vijay Rath

Cong wrests Rajasthan, chhattisgarh; stakes claim in MP.

12 Dec 2018 2:05 AM

RSS likens Jawaharlal Nehru to Hitler, calls his love for kids fake

The RSS said that celebrating Children’s Day on Nehru’s birthday has nothing to do with his love for children but is merely a PR exercise.

18 Nov 2018 12:15 AM


As Sangh pressure rises, govt mulls Ram temple ordinance

The elections in five states — Madhya Pradesh, Rajasthan, Chhattisgarh, Telengana and Mizoram — that begin from November 12, will end on December 7.

05 Nov 2018 5:53 AM

RSS brands #MeToo elitist, steers clear of MJ Akbar charges

Questions silence of ‘liberal class’ on harassment of Kerala nuns.

17 Oct 2018 1:41 AM

Where equity meets excellence

Besides education, Prof. Samanta used “sports as an agent of change” through KIIT and KISS.

23 Aug 2018 6:25 AM

Atal Behari Vajpayee cremated with full state honours

Huge public turnout at funeral procession; Rival leaders pay rare visit to BJP HQ.

18 Aug 2018 6:23 AM

This young man will be PM one day, Nehru had said of Vajpayee

Vajpayee adhered to Nehru's idea of liberal pluralism and was also called the ‘Nehru of the Right’.

16 Aug 2018 8:24 PM