Lok Sabha Elections 2014: Top 5 news on BJP you must read on March 29th

Narendra Modi, chief minister of Gujarat state, gestures on the podium during a felicitation ceremony in Ahmedabad

More jobs, tax relief, IIT-IIM in each state: Modi manifesto mantra
The BJP’s manifesto for the Lok Sabha polls is expected to focus heavily on reviving the economy and include promises to substantially ease the financial burden on the middle class through a significantly relaxed tax regime.
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JD(U)’s Sabir Ali joins BJP, Naqvi asks if Dawood is next

Days after the furore over the induction of the Rama Sene’s Pramod Muthalik into the party, the BJP was hit by another controversy Friday with vice president Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi objecting to the party admitting JD(U) Muslim leader Sabir Ali in uncharacteristically strong language and even linking him to Indian Mujahideen co-founder Yasin Bhatkal.
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Uma Bharti stands her ground on Jhansi

The suspense over the possibility of senior Bharatiya Janata Party leader Uma Bharti being fielded against Congress president Sonia Gandhi from Rae Bareli ended on Friday after Ms. Bharti said she would contest the Lok Sabha elections only from Jhansi.

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No headway in BJP-TDP talks

Talks between Telugu Desam president N. Chandrababu Naidu and senior BJP leader Prakash Javadekar on forging an alliance between BJP and TDP remained deadlocked after both sides tried to hard sell each other’s claim on seat-sharing.
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‘Modi chitra yatre’ launched

The Bharatiya Janata Party on Friday launched mobile LED screens, titled digital ‘Modi chitra yatre’, for beaming videos on the personality and achievements of its prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi as part of its publicity campaign for the Lok Sabha elections.
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