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21 July, 2018 2:09 PM Amit Shah In 1,800 Delhi BJP WhatsApp Groups To 'Stem Fake News'

Each WhatsApp group will have contact numbers of Amit Shah and Delhi BJP chief Manoj Tiwari. The Delhi BJP has formed hundreds of WhatsApp groups with its national president Amit Shah as a member in each of them for providing "direct information" and stem fake news. In the run-up to the 2019 general elections, BJP's Delhi unit leaders are revising teams 56

21 July, 2018 12:33 PM Herald case: Vora moves court seeking to restrain Swamy

BJP leader Subramanian Swamy has filed the case against Vora, Rahul Gandhi, his mother Sonia Gandhi and others. Senior Congress leader Motilal Vora today approached a Delhi court seeking to restrain BJP leader Subramanian Swamy from sharing information about the National Herald case on social media. Swamy has filed the case against Vora, Rahul Gandhi 58

21 July, 2018 8:39 AM Chandan Mitra, Former BJP Lawmaker, Joins Trinamool At Mega Kolkata Rally

Chandan Mitra, who quit the BJP earlier this week, is believed to be unhappy at being sidelined by the Amit Shah-Narendra Modi axis of power in BJP Several new faces joined Mamata Banerjee's Trinamool Congress (TMC) today at her annual mega rally in Kolkata, but none bigger than two-time Rajya Sabha lawmaker and former BJP leader Chandan Mitra 24

20 July, 2018 9:44 PM Opposition Defeat In No-Trust Vote "Glimpse" Of 2019 Poll Results: BJP

Amit Shah said the Congress, "which promotes dynasty politics, racism and appeasement", has once again been exposed in its hatred towards the prime minister who comes from a humble background. BJP President Amit Shah on Friday said the defeat faced by the Opposition in the no-trust vote in Parliament is just a "glimpse" of the 2019 Lok Sabha poll results 47

20 July, 2018 2:35 AM Shiv Sena now says it hasn't yet decided on supporting Govt during no-trust vote

Shiv Sena chief Uddhav Thackeray has asked his party MPs to remain in Delhi, but the final decision as to whether the party will support the Modi government against the Opposition's no-confidence motion will be taken today, a Sena functionary said. Earlier in the day, a whip issued by the Sena had asked all MPs to support the NDA government. "Uddhav-ji 47

19 July, 2018 5:34 PM BJP Gets 3.5 Hours To Speak On No-Confidence Motion, Congress 38 Minutes

Congress chief Rahul Gandhi and the leader of the party in the House, Mallikarjun Kharge, are likely to speak on the no-confidence motion. As the main mover of the no-confidence motion against the government, the Telugu Desam Party (TDP) will initiate the debate on it in the Lok Sabha tomorrow and it has been allocated 13 minutes by the speaker. Jaydev 38

19 July, 2018 12:45 PM Shiv Sena to back Modi govt in tomorrow's no-trust vote

Shiv Sena will vote in favour of the BJP-led government during the opposition-sponsored no-confidence motion in Lok Sabha tomorrow, a source close to party chief Uddhav Thackeray said. "We will support the BJP. A formal announcement may be made by this evening," the source told PTI here today. The motion will be the first since the BJP-led NDA government 41

19 July, 2018 7:00 AM Ahead of no-trust vote, Speaker accepts resignation of Jay Panda

The effective strength of Lok Sabha has reduced to 533 with two more seats falling vacant, sources in Parliament said today, after Speaker Sumitra Mahajan accepted BJD MP Baijayant Jay Panda's resignation and Jose K Mani of Kerala Congress (M) was nominated to Rajya Sabha. Mani quit the lower house after being nominated to Rajya Sabha. The developments 44

19 July, 2018 5:11 AM Bill To Change RTI In Parliament Today Amid Opposition Concerns

The "Right to Information (Amendment) Bill, 2018" will involve changes in the salaries and tenures of Information Commissioners at the states and centre The government is expected to move a controversial bill in parliament today to change the landmark transparency law -- the Right To Information Act or RTI -- which the opposition plans to fight it tooth 50

19 July, 2018 3:15 AM Congress, BJP spar over cancellation of visits by PM Modi, Rahul Gandhi

The ruling BJP and opposition Congress sparred over the flood-like situation in Gujarat, questioning cancellation of visits by each other's top leaders due to heavy rains. While senior Congress leader Shaktisinh Gohil questioned the postponement of Prime Minister Narendra Modi's Gujarat visit on July 20, BJP's Bharat Pandya pointed out that Congress 39