"The role of top BJP leadership in damaging and destroying the country's institutions is unparalleled in India's history. This is needed to further the RSS's unconstitutional agenda. Their nefarious designs have to be, and will be defeated," Yechury tweeted.
The BJP's state poll in-charge, Javadekar said the elections would be fought under the leadership of Chief Minister Vasundhara Raje and exuded confidence of retaining power in Rajasthan and breaking the trend of the BJP and the Congress forming governments after alternate elections.
The agitation was a "planned and deliberate attempt" to create an atmosphere of tension in the state, Vijayan told reporters here.
In a tweet, Delhi CM Arvind Kejriwal said the BJP had threatened action against oil companies and petrol pump owners if they did not go on strikes
Agreement on seat-sharing is a milestone for the BJP-led alliance as its constituents had expressed reservations about the earlier proposal and sought a "respectable" number of seats
Nirupam said Deshmukh and his son Rohan withdrew funds in phases on behalf of their firm Lokmangal Multi-stage Cooperative Society Ltd.
Political observers say denying tickets to the MLAs seen to be unpopular in their constituencies may help the party placate voters to some extent
"BJP people have threatened petrol pump owners of Income Tax raids if they did not go on strike. The oil companies also stated that tough action will be taken against petrol pumps not on strike," he said in a tweet in Hindi.
Going into the election season, the Congress is yet to find its strong footing. This lack of confidence could prove costly. It is yet to set the electoral agenda and is mostly engulfed in firefighting
In an apparent reference to the BJP, Thackeray said that "attaining power by spreading lies is sedition"
Padmalochan Panda joined the BJP in presence of Union Minister Dharmendra Pradhan and BJP state president Basant Panda.
Senior Himachal Pradesh Congress leader Harbhajan Singh Bhajji questioned the intention of those who want Shimla to be renamed
"A desperate BJP is trying to rewrite history and create an imagined rivalry between Sardar Patel and Jawaharlal Nehru and between Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose and Nehru," said Singhvi
Nitin Gadkari also said that the Centre is taking various measures to ensure ecological flow or the minimum quantity of water at different stretches of the Ganga
The list was finalised at the BJP's central election committee meeting that was chaired by party president Amit Shah and attended by PM Modi among others.
Independents on Saturday emerged as the single largest group in the elections in Kashmir by winning 178 wards across 42 municipal bodies in Kashmir division, including Leh and Kargil, elections authorities said.
The woman has alleged that she was harassed and beaten up by the BJP councillor following which he was booked under relevant sections of the Indian Penal Code.
Paripoornananda said he would work as a 'sevak' of the BJP with zero expectation and spread its message to southern parts of the country.
They also alleged the police gave one of the women, who climbed to the hill shrine amid heavy security, their official uniform and helmet.
It costs Uddhav nothing to raise the rhetoric on the Ram Mandir. But for the Modi government, the stakes are very high. People are already beginning to question why, after such a huge majority, the government could not lay a single stone for the temple in Ayodhya.
Assembly polls in the state are scheduled for November 28 and counting of votes will take place on December 11.
Thackeray was addressing party workers at the Sena's annual Dussehra rally at Shivaji Park here.
The Communist Party of India (CPI) is the second biggest constituent of the ruling Left Democratic Front (LDF) government in Kerala led by the Communist Party of India-Marxist.
Fadnavis' comments came on Wednesday, a day after BJP president Amit Shah held a meeting of select leaders of the party in Mumbai, amid talks of the expansion of Cabinet.
Its spokesperson Sambit Patra flashed copies of a Facebook page which shows an advertisement of the opposition party calling for "Desh bachao, Modi hatao" (Save country, remove Modi), with Pakistan being highlighted as the location.