In 'Amethi Sangram: Aitihasik Jeet Ankahi Dastan', journalist Anant Vijay details BJP leader Smriti Irani's campaign in Gandhi pocket borough she succeeded in snatching from Congress.
BCCI president Sourav Ganguly, the former Indian skipper, said it was just a ‘courtesy visit’. BJP denied Sunday’s meeting had any political connotations.
Congress spokesperson Randeep Singh Surjewala did not disclose Gandhi’s destination. However, sources said he left Italy on a Qatar Airways flight in the morning.
JD(U) resolution passed ‘unanimously’ at a national executive meeting of the party, held two days after six of its MLAs joined BJP in Arunachal Pradesh.
In a Lok Sabha speech, Gandhi is heard talking about explaining to farmers how they can earn money without middlemen taking any cut if they could sell their produce directly.
Home Minister Amit Shah said the BJP government under Modi has given a new identity to the North East region which is now experiencing a new thrust in development.
Matuas, who came to West Bengal during partition, are a deciding factor across 40-45 assembly constituencies in the coming state polls. They have one primary demand — citizenship.
Party leader Syed Imtiaz Jaleel said AIMIM will work to make its presence felt in the state and that its prime focus across the country is to beat BJP.
Rajasthan MP Beniwal said the Modi govt isn't ready to listen to farmers or address their concerns, and so his RLP party can't support such an anti-farmer move.
There has been speculation about a merger with BJP, with Kumaraswamy meeting Yediyurappa personally JD(S)' alleged softening towards the ruling party.