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BJP’s itch with allies is old

New Delhi:  BJP, which is facing trouble from old alliance partner Shiv Sena in Maharashtra, does not have a great record when it comes to keeping its allies happy. The saffron party, which formed National Democratic Alliance (NDA) in 1998 when it fell short of majority in the Lok Sabha elections, has seen several parties […]

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JD-U not to be part of Modi government: Nitish Kumar

New Delhi: Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar on Thursday said that his Janata Dal-United would not be part of the Narendra Modi government. He called the BJP’s offer of participation in the Modi-led ministry “symbolic representation.” “We got the BJP’s offer (for one ministerial post).. discussed it in the party and conveyed yesterday (Wednesday) itself […]