Tharoor gets bail in defamation case for referring to Modi as scorpion

In October 2018, Tharoor had triggered a controversy at the Bengaluru Literature Festival by recalling an old news article where an “unnamed RSS source” had compared PM Modi to a scorpion sitting on a Shiva Lingam. Continue Reading

Amit Shah attacks Rahul for ‘arrest’ of techies

BJP president Amit Shah today targeted Congress chief Rahul Gandhi over the alleged arrest of some techies in Bengaluru for raising pro-Modi slogans, saying youngsters give direction to the future and he should stop intimidating youth of India, which has rejected your brand of politics. Continue Reading

BJP Uttar Pradesh ally threatens to quit

Issuing a threat to the BJP, one of its allies in Uttar Pradesh- the Suheldev Bharatiya Samaj Party- said today it will part ways with the saffron party if the recommendations of the Social Justice Committee are not implemented by 24 February. Continue Reading