The party suffered one more jolt with the death of Goa Chief Minister and former Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar in March 2019.
25 Aug 2019 10:04 AM
BJP has fielded 28-year-old Tejasvi Surya as its candidate from the seat despite the fact that the seat was represented by Ananth Kumar.
26 Mar 2019 1:49 PM
Several BJP leaders and hundreds of party workers paid their last respects to the departed leader at the party office.
13 Nov 2018 11:19 AM
Kumar was a six-time member of Parliament from Bangalore South, a constituency that remained his bastion till the very end.
13 Nov 2018 2:36 AM
Devendra Fadnavis paid his last respects saying he was “shocked and deeply pained” by Kumar’s “untimely” demise.
13 Nov 2018 1:52 AM
A tragic loss to public life in country, says President.
13 Nov 2018 12:21 AM
Union Minister Ananth Kumar died at 2 am on Monday at a private hospital in Bengaluru. He was 59.
12 Nov 2018 10:24 AM
Kumar was serving as Union Minister for Parliamentary Affairs, Chemicals and Fertilizers in the Narendra Modi led government.
12 Nov 2018 9:02 AM
BJP sources said Kumar's body would be kept at National College Ground in his constituency for public homage.
12 Nov 2018 8:21 AM
Attacking Gandhi, Ananth Kumar said government till last moment tried to ensure the passage of the bill, but Congress stalled its passage.
11 Aug 2018 3:07 PM
PM Modi made announcement at a BJP parliamentary party meet that it will be remembered as a 'session of social justice'.
07 Aug 2018 1:56 PM
Sources in both parties confirmed while there have been some discussions about their candidature, nothing has been finalised.
07 Aug 2018 2:03 AM
No-trust motion: PM Modi convened a meeting with Amit Shah, ministers Rajnath Singh, Sushma Swaraj, Nitin Gadkari and Ananth Kumar.
20 Jul 2018 1:44 PM
Responding to questions on no-confidence motion, Sonia Gandhi on Wednesday said, 'Who says we don't have the numbers?'
19 Jul 2018 1:59 PM
Under the Green Bengaluru project, a tree census will be conducted and no tree will be allowed to be chopped down for any development work.
09 May 2018 1:54 AM
BJP MPs to spend a night between Apr 14 and May 5 in over 20,844 villages with over 50 pc population of scheduled castes and tribes.
06 Apr 2018 12:29 PM
Mr Kumar said the only “major change” since then is the Cong president (Rahul Gandhi) and his “miopic vision” and unreasonable strategy in Parliament.
06 Apr 2018 12:33 AM
Both Houses adjourned without transacting any legislative business.
06 Apr 2018 12:30 AM
Union min Ananth Kumar had earlier said, NDA MPs won't accept salaries for 23 days of the Budget session as the Parliament didn't function.
05 Apr 2018 3:27 PM
Ananth Kumar blamed the Congress for the logjam in both Houses, saying that it had engaged in “anti-democratic” politics.
05 Apr 2018 1:32 AM