Prime Minister Narendra Modi today expressed gratitude to the people of Delhi by reposing faith in the BJP and ensuring its resounding victory in MCD polls.
Security agencies in Kashmir are examining a new video in which around 30 militants led by Hizb-ul-Mujahideen (HM) commander Saddam Paddar are seen flaunting their guns in different poses.
BJP president Amit Shah today rejected Trinamool Congress charge that conspiracy was hatched to frame its party leaders in corruption cases including Narada. "There is no conspiracy. They (TMC leaders) were seen on TV taking money. Entire world can see it", he said, rejecting the TMC charge that conspiracy was hatched by the BJP in framing the TMC leaders
As the BJP headed for a landslide win in MCD polls, party president Amit Shah today said the people of Delhi have rejected "negative politics" and put their seal of approval on the Prime Minister's leadership.
Two people were killed today when a small training aircraft crashed into a river near Gondia in Maharashtra. The instructor and the trainee pilot of the aircraft DA42 were killed in the crash that happened in the morning, sources said.
Aam Aadmi Party MLA Alka Lamba today offered to resign from her post and also relinquish all positions in the party taking "responsibility" for the defeat of AAP candidates in her constituency. "I take personal responsibility for the party's defeat in all three wards in my constituency and offer to resign from all party posts and as MLA," Lamba, who represents the Chandni Chowk constituency, tweeted.
Congress Delhi unit chief Ajay Maken today offered to resign from his post after accepting moral responsibility for his party's dismal performance in the civic polls. With latest trends showing the Congress registering a win in eight seats and leading in 26 seats, Maken said that he will not take up any post in the party for an year and perform his duty as an ordinary worker.
Heading towards a clean sweep in all the three civic bodies, the BJP today dedicated its impending win to the slain CRPF personnel in Chhattisgarh's Sukma district and decided to refrain from any celebrations. As per the trends, the BJP candidates were maintaining leads over their AAP and Congress rivals in most of the 270 wards for which voting was held on Sunday last.
Blaming the Electronic Voting Machines (EVMs) for the party's dismal performance and the BJP's good show in the MCD polls, the AAP said today it is an "EVM wave." Initial trends indicated BJP's sweep in all the three civic body polls.
The BJP took an early lead in MCD polls by winning three wards for which results were announced. The party candidates won Janakpuri West and Janakpuri South, in South Delhi Municipal Corporation (SDMC) by defeating AAP candidates.