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Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar felicitating RCP Singh at his appointment as JD(U) national president in Patna on 27 December. | Photo: Twitter/@jduonline

Nitish Kumar’s JD(U) successor an ex-IAS officer who cleared UPSC before graduating

Ram Chandra Prasad Singh, a former IAS officer who took a plunge into active politics about a decade ago, is now JD(U) president. His proximity with BJP leaders will help.
Union minister Smriti Irani with husband Zubin at Amethi in April 2019 | ANI

In 2014, Smriti Irani told she’d be shot in Amethi, husband devised plan to save her — book

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.  
A file photo of actor Anil Kapoor. | Photo: ANI

Republic TV says ‘Unite Don’t Divide’, Anil Kapoor has a gut feeling on Zee News

A quick take on what prime time TV news talked about.

NDA just lost its 19th ally since 2014, but here’s why Modi-Shah pretend they can’t care less

The only way to look at Modi’s and Shah’s seeming indifference to departing allies has to be in the context of the BJP’s expansion plans and its willingness to shed unwanted, extra baggage.
West Bengal Governor Jagdeep Dhankhar with BCCI chairperson Sourav Ganguly at Raj Bhavan Sunday | Twitter | @jdhankhar1

Sourav Ganguly sets off buzz with his visit to Governor Dhankhar ahead of Bengal polls

BCCI president Sourav Ganguly, the former Indian skipper, said it was just a ‘courtesy visit’. BJP denied Sunday’s meeting had any political connotations.
A file photo of Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar | ANI

‘They create social hatred and division’ — JD(U) defies ally BJP on anti-conversion laws

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.
File image of former Jharkhand CM Raghubar Das | Facebook

Traders’ body calls BJP’s Raghubar Das ‘mentally bankrupt’ as his article targets ‘middlemen’

Confederation of All India Traders has said BJP must act against the Jharkhand ex-CM who called traders 'mafia and snake'. Raghubar Das says he wasn't talking about 'honest traders'.
Union Home Minister and BJP leader Amit Shah meets members of the Matua community member at Gauranganagar in Kolkata on 6 November 2020 | ANI

Why Mamata and BJP are battling over this little known Bengal minority community

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.
BJP leader Suvendu Adhikari addresses during a public rally, at Midnapore College Ground in Paschim Medinipur on 26 December, 2020. | ANI

Will work as disciplined soldier of BJP to bring down TMC, says Suvendu Adhikari

Adhikari, who recently defected from TMC, said BJP is the world's largest political party and is dedicated to the service of the nation, while in TMC there is no discipline.
Assam Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal and North East Democratic Alliance convenor and Assam minister Himanta Biswa Sarma during the swearing-in ceremony of the new Bodoland Territorial Council in Kokrajhar on 15 December 2020. | Photo: ANI

Ambition, ‘betrayal’ sink BJP’s alliance with BPF in Bodoland, its new coalition wins BTC test

BJP-BPF alliance failed to come to agreeable terms in the Bodoland Territorial Region. But the parties could still come together along with BJP’s new partner UPPL for 2021 polls.

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