Former Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav today slammed the BJP over reports of damage to the bungalow vacated by him in the state capital, terming it as a "conspiracy".
"We are not conspiring to help scamsters flee the country, the BJP government is catching them instead," Defence Minister Nirmala Sitharaman said.
However, Rameshwar Dudi has denied all the charges calling them "baseless".
Chief Minister Manik Sarkar has stated that the main contest is between CPI(M) and the BJP in the February 18 assembly polls for 60 seats.
The BJP is hoping to unseat the Mukul Sangma government, which has been ruling the state for nearly 10 years now.
Aiyar's reported remarks came at a time when Pakistan-backed terrorists have been carrying out attacks on the Indian Army.
Lok Sabha member and city BJP chief Dilip Gandhi told media that Shripad Chindam would be dismissed from the party.
The BJP MP from Jhansi said she wants to work from "9 am to 5 pm".
Union Minister Prakash Javadekar claimed that Gandhi did not go to temples in Delhi when he was elected Congress president, which was the biggest day in his life.
Rahul Gandhi's temple run has invited the criticism from the BJP that it was an election exercise.
Sinha said the budget had announced a number of schemes, particularly in the health sector, which were not properly thought out.
Asked if BJP chief Amit Shah had spoken with Chandrababu Naidu, YS Chowdary replied in the negative.
BJP sources said victory in states like Tripura and, more importantly, Karnataka will belie the opposition's claim of a larger rural distress aimed against the party.
With elections in eight states and the Bhartiya Janata Party preparing for the general elections of 2019, I&B ministry’s new budget is a jump from last year’s Rs. 180 crores.
According to the report, the average assets of the 20-member council of ministers is Rs 13.34 crore, with 18 of the 20 ministers being crorepatis.
Reacting to the treatment meted out to the mother and wife of Kulbhushan Jadhav, on death row in Pakistan over alleged espionage, Swamy said that "serious homework" for the war should begin "right now".
With Nitish Kumar's JD(U) joining the NDA, its members will move from the opposition to the treasury benches.
In a press statement issued here, the BJP said the joint secretary of the Ministry of Home Affairs, Dilip Kumar, had on August 8 instructed the state chief secretary to immediately deport the "undocumented" immigrants.
The BJP has declared its nominees for all the 68 seats in the state's assembly and the names also include Anil Sharma, Congress veteran Sukhram's son, who quit his party recently to join the BJP.
RSS general secretary Suresh alias Bhaiyyaji Joshi told reporters that Shah made a courtesy call and briefed the Sangh leaders on the deliberations at the BJP's national executive meet in Delhi yesterday.
Stating that the country's economy was sound, Jaitley said macroeconomic data in the last three-and-a-half years had shown it was "sounder than ever before" except for the "little dip" in the last quarter.
The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) President Amit Shah addresses corporate leaders at Federation of Indian Chambers of Commerce and Industry (FICCI).
"Closer to the polls, Modi might consider deploying his political capital more to boost BJP's 'nationalist' credentials rather than its 'reformist' image", argues Barclays Cheif Ecnomist Siddhartha Sanyal.
Though BJP is now the biggest party it is still short of a majority in Rajya Sabha
"The NDA government has brought many reforms for the welfare of people, particularly the downtrodden. Crores of Jandhan Yojana bank accounts were opened for the poor," said Madhav.