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BJP files a complaint against DMK leader for stealing brick from AIIMS that is yet to be built!

A BJP worker from Tamil Nadu has filed a police complaint against DMK Youth Wing Secretary Udhayanidhi Stalin for stealing a brick from the AIIMS hospital in Madurai. The hospital interestingly is yet to be built. The complaint is BJP’s way of hitting back at the DMK leader who holds up the brick with AIIMS...

Bypolls: BJP’s Karjan candidate Akshay Patel faces some tough questions from voters

Congress turncoat and BJP’s candidate from Karjan seat Akshay Patel had a bitter experience while he was campaigning for the upcoming bypolls in the state. Akshay Patel had left the Congress ahead of the Rajya Sabha elections in the state. He had later joined the BJP and given a ticket from the party for the...

Several BJP workers injured after clashes with Bengal police

Despite the rising cases of coronavirus, the West Bengal BJP on Thursday tried to carry out major rallies from Kolkata and Howrah to state secretariat Nabanna. The move resulted in clashes between the West Bengal police and BJP workers who tried to break through barricades during the march towards the state secretariat. BJP’s ‘Nabanna Chalo’...

BJP criticises Sanjay Raut for calling Ahmedabad a “mini Pakistan”

Shiv Sena leader Sanjay Raut who is fighting a war of words with actor Kangana Ranaut attracted fresh criticism from the BJP. Notably, BJP on Monday lambasted Raut for trying to defame Gujarat by calling Ahmedabad a “mini Pakistan”. The saffron party demanded an apology from Sanjay Raut. War of words Raut, while speaking to...

Facebook bans BJP MLA for hate speech

Social media giant Facebook has banned BJP leader T Raja Singh for violating its content policy regarding hate and violence. The decision from Facebook comes following severe criticism for ignoring hate speech rules when it comes to BJP leaders. Notably, T Raja Singh is a BJP MLA from Telangana’s Goshamahal Assembly constituency in Hyderabad. Statement...

BJP tops political ad spend on Facebook

BJP is the largest advertiser on social media giant Facebook in India under the category of “social issues, elections and politics”. BJP has spent over Rs 4.61 crore between February 2019 and August 24, 2020. The data is as per the social media giant’s ad spending tracker. Notably, the advertisements included under this category were...

ATS nabs sharpshooter who had Gujarat BJP leader as target

A sharpshooter from Mumbai has been nabbed from the Relief Road area of the city. The arrest came after the sharpshooter fired at a team of the Anti-Terrorist Squad and the Crime Branch which had gone to arrest him. An aide of the sharpshooter is absconding and cops are still searching for him. The ATS...

Govt jobs in Madhya Pradesh reserved for locals: Shivraj Singh Chouhan

Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan on Tuesday said that government jobs in the state will be reserved for locals. “The Madhya Pradesh government has taken an important decision and we will take all necessary legal steps to ensure that government jobs in MP only go to youth in the state,” said Chouhan. Madhya...

Rajasthan HC to deliver order on BSP MLAs on Aug 11

Prakash Bhandari The Rajasthan High Court, in a petition filed against the merger of BSP MLAs into Congress, said a single bench will dispose of the case on August 11.  The High Court has also directed that notice be issued to the six MLAs by August 8.    The district judge of Jaisalmer has been...