Former Punjab CM Amarinder Singh joins BJP

New Delhi: Former Punjab Chief Minister Capt Amarinder Singh on Monday merged his nascent party, the Punjab Lok Congress, with the BJP in presence of Union ministers Narendra Singh Tomar and Kiren Rijiju.

BJP plans 16-day programme as PM Modi turns 72

AS Prime Minister Narendra Modi turns 72 on last Saturday, the BJP will celebrate 16 days as Seva Pakhwara (service fortnight). BJP has chalked out events from September 17 (his birthday) to October 2. BJP national president JP Nadda has given...

India and Maldives signed six agreements to expand cooperation in a number of key areas with Prime Minister Narendra Modi stating that New Delhi has been and will continue to be the “first responder” to any need or crisis facing the island nation.

Rajya Sabha chairman Venkaiah Naidu, in his “last remarks” in the House after members from across parties delivered emotional speeches, said, “People want the House to discuss, debate and decide - 3Ds. They do not want the other D that is disrupt.”

Congress MP Adhir Ranjan Chowdhury's "rashtrapatni" reference triggered a political firestorm both inside and outside Parliament with BJP going on the offensive to accuse Sonia Gandhi of masterminding the insult to President Droupadi Murmu and...

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