The BJP has slapped a show cause notice on party’s Unnao MP Sakshi Maharaj asking him to explain why action should not be initiated against him for his controversial remarks in the recent past.
Her reason for endorsing the theory? "Their" population is rising while "ours" is decreasing.
BJP MP Sakshi Maharaj is once again at the centre of controversy after having hit the headlines for his remark that Godse was a true patriot by now stating that Hindu women must have four kids in order to save Hinduism.
Akhil Bharatiya Hindu Mahasabha on Friday triggered a fresh controversy by asking the Government to provide space for installing busts of Nathuram Godse.
In a stern warning to BJP MPs, PM Narendra Modi asked them not to cross ‘lakshman rekha’ with controversial remarks as it hurt the government and the party.
If Modi emphasizes an inclusivist approach, others pursue an exclusivist agenda based on the ‘we-they’ differentiation in which the minorities are seen as distinct.
Can ‘sorry’ be also as versatile as the F word? Can it convey anything other than an apology? Yes, if you have been following the art of saying sorry in the Narendra Modi government.
Just when Vladimir Putin was here, Modi discovered the the eyes of the nation were on needless controversies about conversions and Godse. BJP ministers and party leaders are wondering how to reclaim the agenda from the fringe
Doesn’t Modi realise the danger of reneging on his promise of good governance and development? Hasn’t he learned from the fate of Advani whose dream was shattered because he was inextricably linked to the BJP’s communal agenda that made him unacceptable to a large section of voters?
In the midst of a raging row over conversions in Agra by Hindutva outfits, BJP chief Amit Shah on Friday favoured a strong law to stop forcible conversions.
A united opposition on Friday forced BJP member Sakshi Maharaj to express regret in Lok Sabha and withdraw his remarks about Nathuram Godse.
Sakshi Maharaj was forced to eat his words today. But this is certainly not the last time we have heard him hail Godse.
The AAP on Thursday slammed BJP MP Sakshi Maharaj for describing Mahatma Gandhi's assassin Nathuram Godse as a "patriot".
BJP MP Sakshi Maharaj described Mahatma Gandhi's assassin Nathuram Godse as a "patriot", sparking outrage following which he retracted.
In an apparent attack on BJP MP Sakshi Maharaj for his statement that "madrasas were giving education of terrorism", Uttar Pradesh minister Mohd Azam Khan on Tuesday said the statement has come from a person who had faced rape charges.
The likes of Yogi Adityanath and Sakshi Maharaj may have been leaders in their own right with a fan following among but they couldn’t have been the face of the party that rules India.
"Education of terrorism is being given in madrasas. They (madrasas)... Are making them terrorists and jihadis....It is not in national interest," the MP from Unnao constituency told reporters in Nademau in Kannauj district.
Indian Muslims are being targeted by the ruling BJP, whose minority leaders are mum over such comments, claims Urfan Mulla top official of the Goa Urdu Academy.
BJP MP from Uttar Pradesh's Unnao constituency Sakshi Maharaj has been declared an absconder by a special CBI court after he failed to appear for a trial.