Pragya Singh Thakur's candidature a reply to those who labelled Hindus as terrorists, says Devendra Fadnavis
Referring to Malegaon blast, Fadnavis said: "During the investigation, NIA found the entire case as fabricated and gave clean chit to her. Pragya's candidature is a reply to them who termed Hindus as terrorists for their own vote bank politics."
Hindus can be violent too, claims Sitaram Yechury: CPM leader says Ramayana, Mahabharat full of 'Hindu violence'; Shiv Sena says 'change name' first
CPM leader Sitaram Yechury on Friday, while campaigning for Congress' Digvijay Singh in Bhopal, attacked the Bharatiya Janata Party for fragmenting the society for votes through its divisive policies and went on to brand religious epics Ramayana and Mahabharata as specimens of 'Hindu violence'. In response to Yechury's remarks, Shiv Sena leader Sanjay Raut hit back and said if the CPM secretary-general has a problem with the violence in Hindu epics, then he should change his name, which is derived from them.
NIA court rejects plea seeking to bar Pragya Singh Thakur from contesting polls, says 'wrong forum chosen' for petition
Nisar Sayyad, who lost his son in the blast, moved the court last week, urging it to bar Pragya Singh Thakur from contesting the election after the BJP fielded her from Bhopal, where she is locked in a battle with Congress veteran Digvijay Singh
Sadhvi Pragya Thakur breaks down recalling 'torture' in custody, says election is 'dharm yudh' where 'vidharmis' can't be allowed to win
Terming the Lok Sabha election as “Dharm Yudh,” Thakur said: “I am not contesting elections. I am a ‘sanyasi.’ This is a ‘Dharm Yudh.’ I am here considering it as the order of god. I am not here to do ‘netagiri.’ I have been instructed by the god to take part in this 'Dharm Yudh'.”
Between Doka La standoff and Balakot strikes, here's how India lost the plot in its communication strategy
India’s ability to set the narrative and achieve consistency in messaging post Balakot seems to have nosedived compared to its performance during the Doka La stand-off with China.
Balakot strikes: Releasing 'proof' could compromise national security, Centre should resist Opposition pressure
The Opposition is clamouring for “proof” of the Balakot precision air strikes. This pressure on the government is likely to increase as the poll dates draw near and campaign begins in earnest
Modi's rallies since the Balakot strikes have been aimed at solidifying the national sentiment that seeks to teach Pakistan a lesson for bleeding India relentlessly.
'Which religion are you following?': Digvijaya Singh seeks apology from BJP leaders for 'dragging Lord Hanuman into caste politics'
The Congress veteran, Digvijaya Singh demanded that organisations like Akhada Parishad, ,VHP and RSS condemn the statements made by the BJP leaders and snap ties with them.
Madhya Pradesh govt formation Updates: Jyotiraditya Scindia proposes Kamal Nath's name for CM; formal announcement likely at 9 pm
Madhya Pradesh govt formation LIVE Updates: A one-line proposal has been passed at the Congress Legislature Party (CLP) meeting in Bhopal. The High Command will now take a decision on the chief minister face.
Madhya Pradesh Election Results: Congress and BJP vie for control of crucial Hindi heartland state ahead of 2019
Rahul Gandhi's attempts to wrest the narrative ahead of the 2019 Lok Sabha polls seem to be working
The exit polls for the Madhya Pradesh Assembly election — released on Friday — had thrown up disparate numbers that pointed to a nail-biter of a contest
Madhya Pradesh Assembly election result: Counting to begin at 8 am; both BJP and Congress confident of victory
The counting would begin at 8 am and postal ballots will be taken up first followed by electronic voting machines at 8.30 am.
Shivraj Singh Chouhan has established his image of being one among the masses, and that has worked in his favour so far, but would the dream run continue?
Madhya Pradesh Assembly elections 2018 updates: Voting concludes in Naxal-hit area; over 60% turnout recorded on all 3 seats
Madhya Pradesh Assembly Elections LIVE updates: Atfter 12pm, the EC officials in MP said that around 250 EVMs had been replaced in the ongoing elections. At least 1,545 VVPATs also had to be replaced.
Madhya Pradesh polls: At Sagar rally, Amit Shah says Congress didn't care for nation's security when it ruled
Addressing a poll rally at Sagar in Madhya Pradesh, Amit Shah credited the Modi government with giving impetus to boosting the country's security.
Congress promises to ban RSS shakhas on government premises in Madhya Pradesh; BJP slams 'politics of appeasement'
"The Congress believes in mandir nahin banane denge, shakha nahin lagne denge (won't allow the temple, won't allow shakhas)," the BJP's Sambit Patra said.
Madhya Pradesh Assembly Election: BJP, Congress cajole rebels to opt out of poll race in damage-control bid
Madhya Pradesh has a 230-member Assembly and sources from both parties believe that these rebels could prove to be the decisive factor in 30-odd seats.
Vyapam scam: Court orders FIR against Digvijaya Singh, Kamal Nath and Jyotiraditya Scindia for 'fabricating evidence'
A court in Bhopal has directed police to register an FIR against senior Congress leaders Digvijay Singh, Kamal Nath and Jyotiraditya Scindia and an RTI activist on charges of "fabricating evidence" in the Vyapam scam case.
Congress moved court in Vyapam case to mislead people ahead of Madhya Pradesh elections, alleges BJP
The BJP's reaction came hours after a local court recorded the statement of Congress leader Digvijay Singh in connection with a private complaint.
Vyapam scam: Congress leader Digvijay Singh deposes in his complaint against Shivraj Singh Chouhan, Uma Bharti
In his plea, Digvijay Singh has sought criminal prosecution of Chouhan, Bharti and five others in the Vyapam scam.