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BJP state executive meeting from today, KSE to attend 5.5.2017 Deccan Herald - News
A two-day BJP state executive meeting is all set to commence in Mysuru from Saturday amid a running feud between senior leaders B S Yeddyurappa and K S Eshwarappa. BJP national general secretary in-charge of Karnataka P Muralidhar Rao will inaugurate the meeting and party state president Yeddyurappa will preside. Union ministers Ananth Kumar, D V Sadananda Gowda, Ramesh Jigajinagi, Nirmala Sitharaman and former Union minister D Purandeswari will take part in the two-day meeting. Besides, MPs, MLAs, MLCs, district presidents and general secretaries and morcha presidents will attend the meet. In Bengaluru, Eshwarappa said that he will be attending the meeting on both the days, putting an end to speculation that he and his supporters will be skipping the event. "We are loyal party workers. How can we stay away from the state executive committee meeting?" he said. Eshwarappa was scheduled to participate in a workshop for the members of the Sangolli Rayanna Brigade in Raichur on May 8. Eshwarappa said the ...
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BJP will come to power in state: Ananth Kumar 22.4.2017 deccanherald.com
Union Minister for Chemicals and Fertilisers Ananth Kumar said that there is no confusion over BJP coming back to power in Karnataka in the Legislative Assembly election next year. Speaking to mediapersons after addressing BJP workers here on Saturday, he said voters in Karnataka are disappointed with Congress and are looking forward to next Assembly election. Good governance is the need of the hour in the state, he said. Ananth Kumar said the state government is posing hurdles in the implementation of Centrally-assisted schemes in Karnataka. The government is not cooperating with the Centre. Chief Minister Siddaramaiah lacks the statemanship of former chief minister J H Patel and S M Krishna. The State government is engaged in levelling false charges against the Centre, he criticised. To a question on Janasanjeevini generic drug outlets, the minister said, "We are asking the sate government to purchase the generic drugs from us instead of purchasing from the open market. The state government should not ...
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Amit Shah cancels Motihari visit 18.4.2017 TOI: Patna
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MPs condemn bounty on Mamata 12.4.2017 Deccan Herald - News
MPs across the political spectrum have condemned a BJP youth wing leader's announcement of a Rs 11-lakh bounty to anyone who beheads West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee. Supporting the Trinamool Congress MPs who raised the issue in Parliament, the ruling and Opposition leaders castigated BJPleader Yogesh Varshney, while Parliamentary Affairs Minister Ananth Kumar and his deputy Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi recorded the government's condemnations in the Lok Sabha and Rajya Sabha. Trinamool MP Sukhendu Sekhar Roy told the Rajya Sabha that Varshney called Mamata a demon, while announcing the reward for her beheading. Demanding action, Roy said the Centre is "trying to unleash a reign of terror" in West Bengal in the name of religion. "The state government is free to take appropriate legal action (against the BJPactivist)," Naqvi said. "For such people, action can be taken under the law. An FIR should be registered. Law should take its own course," Rajya Sabha Deputy Chairman P J Kurien said. Terming it a ...
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BJP leader in trouble after bounty offer to kill Mamata (Intro Roundup) 12.4.2017 All News-IANS Stories
The BJP on Wednesday disowned a youth leader whose offer of Rs 11 lakh to anyone beheading West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee sparked outrage. Police filed a case against him.
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Parliament's Budget Session ends, GST tops the list of 18 bills passed 12.4.2017 Business Standard: Economy & Policy
The parliament's budget session 2017-18 ended on Wednesday marking a few firsts including passage of key reform GST bill, advancing union budget to February 1 instead of February 28, merging the railway budget into the main document, merging plan and non-plan allocations and nod to the finance bill by March 31.The first half the budget session from January 31 to February 9 started with President Pranab Mukherjee's address to parliament and saw a united Opposition taking on the government over the controversial demonetisation decision but by the second half from March 9 to April 12 the Opposition's morale was impacted as BJP showed more aggression riding on the major victories in four of the five assembly polls.According to parliamentary affairs minister Ananth Kumar whenever in the past financial business was completed before March 31, those were either election years having interim budgets or scrutiny by parliamentary standing committees was dispensed with. "This is a big financial ..
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BJP disowns leader's bounty offer to behead Mamata (Roundup) 12.4.2017 All News-IANS Stories
The BJP on Wednesday disowned a youth leader who triggered outrage by offering Rs 11 lakh to anyone who beheads West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee.
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Ruckus in parliament over 'bounty on Mamata' 12.4.2017 Hindu: National
Today is the last day of Budget Session. As the Prime Minister pointed out, this Budget Session was largely productive with key Bills such as ones pertaining to GST, mental health, HIV/AIDS, and mater...
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Modi pushes for reform and welfare agenda 11.4.2017 Hindu: Home
Says there is a public mood in favour of his government
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Work like Hanuman, Modi tells BJP MPs 11.4.2017 All News-IANS Stories
Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday expressed satisfaction on a successful budget session, which he said had been "very meaningful and useful", and advised BJP MPs to work like Lord Hanuman to publicise the government's achievements.
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Budget Session a 'winner' for treasury benches, says PM Modi 11.4.2017 DNA: Recent Columns
Prime Minister Narendra Modi today described the Budget Session as a "winner" for the treasury benches as the government was able to secure the passage of many key bills in Parliament. Addressing the BJP Parliamentary Party meeting a day before the session ends, he also pitched for pushing the reforms and development agenda, asserting that there is a "positive" public mood in the favour of the ruling dispensation as it completes its third anniversary next month. "This is a golden opportunity for us to lift the lives of the poor, the deprived...This is the time for doing more development and reforms," he said. The BJP MPs were also informed about a one-long programme to celebrate the government's third anniversary from May 24. Briefing reporters following the meeting, Parliamentary Affairs Minister Ananth Kumar said that Modi called the session very constructive with the Lok Sabha passing 21 bills and the Rajya Sabha 14. These include the GST bills and also the politically important OBC bill. Referring to ...
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Budget session was meaningful, successful: Modi to party MPs 11.4.2017 All News-IANS Stories
Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday, addressing BJP MPs, expressed satisfaction on a successful Budget session, which he said had been "very meaningful and useful".
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Budget Session a winner for treasury benches: PM Narendra Modi 11.4.2017 Zee News : India National
Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday described the Budget Session as a "winner" for the treasury benches, saying the BJP put up an impressive show in state polls while the government was able to secure passage of many key bills in Parliament.
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Modi hails budget session for passing 35 bills 11.4.2017 Deccan Herald - TOP STORIES RSS FEEDS
A month before the NDA government completes third anniversary, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday hailed budget session of parliament for passing 35 bills including the economic reform enabling GST legislations. Describing it as a "winner" for tresury benches, upbeat Modi said the opportunity should be used to push development agenda.  He also spoke about the "positive" mood among people reflected in sweeping win for the BJP in Uttar Pradesh and Uttaranchal in the just held assembly elections.In his address to the BJP Parliamentary Party twenty hours before the second half of budget sess
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Budget session a winner for treasury benches: Modi 11.4.2017 Hindu: Home
Addressing the BJP Parliamentary Party meeting, the PM also pitched for pushing reform and development agenda.
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LS, RS adjourned over Tarun Vijay’s remarks 11.4.2017 DNA: Money
The Congress, accompanied by other parties, forced multiple adjournments in both the Houses of Parliament over senior BJP leader and former MP Tarun Vijay calling south Indian people “black” in a television interview. Vijay had made the comment while denying charges of “racism” being the reason behind the attack on some Nigerian students in a Delhi neighbourhood some days ago. Raising the issue, Mallikarjun Kharge pointed out that the controversial remark had not come from an ordinary member of the BJP but from a former Rajya Sabha member who has been the editor of (RSS journal) Panchjanya and writes columns in 22 newspapers. Home Minister Rajnath Singh and Parliamentary Affairs Minister Ananth Kumar assured the House that there was no question of any discrimination based on caste, creed or colour, as implied by Kharge when he pointedly asked: “Are we south Indians not Indian citizens?” Kharge, who hails from Karnataka, asserted that the remark reflects the mindset and ideology of the BJP and claimed ...
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BJP in a spot over former MP's racist comments 10.4.2017 Deccan Herald - News
The BJP virtually disowned former Rajya Sabha member Tarun Vijay on Monday as the Opposition turned up the heat on the government in the Lok Sabha for his racist remarks against South Indians. The Congress, the Left parties and Trinamool members forced two brief adjournments in the Lok Sabha on the issue, clearly putting the Modi government on the backfoot. "He (Tarun Vijay) is neither the general secretary of the party nor the spokesperson. He is just a former MP," said Parliamentary Affairs Minister Ananth Kumar, trying to assuage an agitated Opposition. Raising the issue during the Zero Hour, Congress floor leader Mallikarjun Kharge demanded that an FIR be registered against Vijay for treason. In an interview to a foreign news channel, Vijay had described South Indians as blacks. "If we were racist, why would the entire South - you know the Tamils, you know Kerala, Karnataka and Andhra - why do we live with them? We have blacks, black people around us," he had said. Recalling the interview, Kharge ...
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BJP virtually disowns Tarun Vijay for 'racist' remarks 10.4.2017 Deccan Herald - National
BJP virtually disowned its former Rajya Sabha member Tarun Vijay on Monday as Opposition turned up the heat on the Modi government in the Lok Sabha for his allegedly racist remarks against south Indians. Congress, the Left parties and Trinamool members forced two brief adjournments in the Lok Sabha on the issue clearly putting the Modi government on the backfoot. "He (Tarun Vijay) is neither the general secretary of the party nor the spokesperson. He is just a former-MP," Parliamentary Affairs Minister Ananth Kumar said trying to assuage an agitated opposition that was not satisfied with the response of Home Minister Rajnath Singh. Raising the issue during Zero Hour, Congress floor leader Mallikarjun Kharge demanded that an FIR be registered against Vijay, a former Rajya Sabha member, for treason. In an interview to a foreign news channel, Vijay had described south Indians as "blacks". "If we were racist, why would the entire South - you know the Tamils, you know Kerala, Karnataka and Andhra - why do we ...
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Tarun Vijay's remarks part of BJP ideology, says Congress, demands sedition charge 10.4.2017 All News-IANS Stories
The Congress party on Monday said that former BJP MP Tarun Vijay was "spelling out his party's ideology" in his controversial remarks on south Indians and demanded that a case of sedition be registered against him.
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Lok Sabha witnesses repeated adjournments over Tarun Vijay's remarks 10.4.2017 All News-IANS Stories
The opposition led by the Congress party created pandemonium in the Lok Sabha on Monday demanding action against former BJP MP Tarun Vijay over his controversial remarks related to south Indians.
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