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Mayawati says BSP will contest UP bypolls alone, but break with SP not permanent

Mayawati says BSP will contest UP bypolls alone, but break with SP not permanent

As was expected of her, BSP supremo Mayawati today (Tuesday, June 4) announced that her party will contest the upcoming assembly byelections in Uttar...
“Lot of expectations from govt”

“Lot of expectations from govt”

Panelists feel that the government now has ministers well aware of the problems, and they need to be more pro-active Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s government...
Lok Sabha Election Result 2019

Lok Sabha Election Result 2019

The 2019 Lok Sabha elections were the most bitterly fought and arguable the most crucial India has had since independence. Never before was there...

“Anti-BJP parties not ready to digest exit poll prediction”

Just a day ahead of the counting of votes, opposition parties have claimed that the ruling party is involved in the tampering of EVM...
TIME magazine shows Narendra Modi on cover, calls him divider-in-chief

TIME magazine shows Narendra Modi on cover, calls him divider-in-chief

American news magazine Time has featured Prime Minister Narendra Modi on the cover page of its May 20 issue with a headline that may...
Arvind Kejriwal

Rahul Gandhi will be responsible if Modi-Shah comes back to power: Arvind Kejriwal

Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal today (Friday, May 10) accused Congress President Rahul Gandhi of harming the SP-BSP alliance in Uttar Pradesh, the Left...

“Development agenda will prove decisive”

The fifth phase of polling for the general elections is over, with no clarity as yet as to who will emerge winner.  APN’s popular...

“Leaders are away from ground reality”

As the fifth phase of polling takes off, leaders are still indulging in petty allegations against each other. The opposition is alleging that Prime...

Mayawati appeals to SP-BSP workers to vote for Congress in Amethi, Rae Bareli

Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) supremo Mayawati today (Sunday, May 5) appealed to the workers of the Samajwadi Party (SP)-BSP alliance to vote for the...

Arvind Kejriwal slapped during roadshow in Delhi, AAP blames opposition parties

Delhi CM and AAP convenor Arvind Kejriwal was on Saturday (May 4) slapped by a man, during a roadshow in Delhi’s Moti Nagar area. Kejriwal...
“BJP is trying to divert attention”

“BJP is trying to divert attention”

Panellists say that Rahul Gandhi needs to make his nationality issue clearer The ministry of home affairs, acting on a complaint from BJP MP Subramanian...
“Youth vote will be decisive”

“Youth vote will be decisive”

As voting for Phase 4 of the Lok Sabha 2019 elections to elect representatives on 72 seats takes off on April 29, APN’s popular debate Mudda discussed...
Congress ends speculation about Priyanka contesting against Modi, repeats Ajay Rai

Congress ends speculation about Priyanka contesting against Modi, repeats Ajay Rai

Deciding against fielding Priyanka Gandhi Vadra against Prime Minister Narendra Modi from Varanasi, the Congress today (Thursday, April 25) announced Ajay Rai as its...
Lok Sabha Elections 2019 Phase lll: PM Modi casts his vote in Gujarat, meets his mother

Lok Sabha Elections 2019 Phase lll: PM Modi casts his vote in Gujarat, meets...

Voting for Phase 3 of Lok Sabha Election is taking place today (Tuesday, April 23). Thirteen states and two union territories are voting to...
“Leaders are raking up petty issues”

“Leaders are raking up petty issues”

Panelists feel that the focus should be on real issues facing the nation The Amethi Returning Officer (RO) on Monday set aside objections on Congress...
PM Narendra Modi biopic

PM Narendra Modi biopic will release on April 11

The biopic on Prime Minister Narendra Modi will hit theatres on April 11, film's producer Sandip Ssingh said on Friday (April 5). On Thursday, the...
voters

At least 200 scientists and over 600 theatre artistes have urged voters to vote...

A group of scientists and researchers have issued a statement ahead of the upcoming Lok Sabha elections, urging citizens to vote wisely – “against...
Mayawati

Mayawati opts out of Lok Sabha contest – for now, did not say about...

Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) supremo Mayawati today (Wednesday, March 20) said that she would not contest the 2019 Lok Sabha election to be held...
Mayawati1

No alliance with Congress, not in any state: Mayawati

BSP chief Mayawati on Tuesday (March 12) declared that Bahujan Samaj Party will not tie-up with Congress in ‘any state’. She announced her decision...

Don’t expect miracle from me, members should strengthen party: Priyanka Gandhi

Congress general secretary (UP east) Priyanka Gandhi told party workers from Bundelkhand regions that they should not expect miracle from her and also added...
“Priyanka Gandhi- a political threat to opposition parties”

“Priyanka Gandhi- a political threat to opposition parties”

Priyanka Gandhi’s entering into active politics ahead of polls is being criticized by opposition parties ever since the Congress President Rahul Gandhi declared her...

“Are SP and BSP really in favour of Grand Alliance?”

NCP chief Sharad Pawar on Tuesday (Dec 25) praised Congress's Sonia Gandhi and party president Rahul Gandhi; saying people should feel "proud of them"...

“SP is kingmaker, cannot be taken for granted”

Muddapanellists discuss Samajwadi Party’s surprise win in Yogi stronghold after Lok Sabha bypoll results come out; acknowledge change in political mood and opine that...
“Parties should focus on ramrajya ideal instead of votes”

“Parties should focus on ramrajya ideal instead of votes”

Panellists criticise raising of Ayodhya bogey for gains in the UP civic polls, feel that development has taken a back seat in the city...
Bhartiya Janta Party (BJP) raises bogey of religious tourism

BJP raises bogey of religious tourism

Mudda panellists debate unnecessary saffronisation of Uttar Pradesh, wonder when the Yogi government will deliver on promises of development From public transport to the towels...
After Bihar & Gujarat, political turmoil hits SP, BSP; Akhilesh alleges BJP conspiracy

After Bihar & Gujarat, political turmoil hits SP, BSP; Akhilesh alleges BJP conspiracy

Resignations came hours after Amit Shah arrived in Lucknow for a 3-day visit, could pave the way for induction of Yogi Adityanath and his...

Shivpal Yadav floats new party

Samajwadi Secular Morcha will have Mulayam as its national secretary By Ratnadeep Choudhary The Samajwadi Party has finally split with Shivpal Yadav announcing a new outfit,...
Odds of a SP-BSP alliance in UP

Odds of an SP-BSP alliance in UP

Will defeat bring arch rivals closer? By APN Bureau Following the debacle in the recently concluded assembly elections in Uttar Pradesh, the Samajwadi Party and the...
Lead1

BJP crosses 300 in UP; Congress grabs Punjab

The BJP wave grew into a tsunami and threw all calculations awry. Once considered a small challenger, the saffron party emerged the biggest victor...
Opinion Verdict 2017

Modi mirage works wonders

Janta sold on the promise of a better life as packaged and promoted by PM By Sujit Bhar Was the media disoriented while reporting about the...
Sometimes, misinformation works better than facts: Akhilesh

Sometimes, misinformation works better than facts: Akhilesh

Perhaps, the people did not appreciate the expressways, says UP CM A despondent UP chief minister Akhilesh Singh Yadav held a press conference around 5pm...
Opinion Verdict 2017

UP verdict in perspective

There is no need to be overwhelmed by BJP’s superlative performance  By Parsa Venkateshwar Rao Jr The temptation to focus exclusively on the verdict in...
Verdict 2017

Amit Shah: People have rejected dynasty and appeasement politics

BJP president Amit Shah held a press conference at the BJP headquarters in New Delhi at around 3.45 pm on March 11 and the...
Verdict 2017

Celebrities log in

Tandav time for BJP, says Shobhaa De As usual celebrities have logged into the poll jingle and have been tweeting in their comments. Some are...

A happy Holi for BJP

Modi cool on mega-win, congratulates Amarinder first The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) is over the moon. Probably even they failed to anticipate the magnitude of...
Verdict 2017

SP in shock; BSP in denial, wants a repoll

While the Samajwadi Party (SP) was in shock, Mayawati of the Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) was in complete denial. Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav has...
Verdict 2017

BJP sure of 300 in UP; Congress sure of Punjab

Even as the BJP tsunami swept over Uttar Pradesh and Manipur even, with Goa still in the balance as the clock struck 2:10pm on...
Verdict 2017

“A vote for change”

BJP spokespersons articulated the party’s position vis-a-vis the huge victory it is heading towards. Talking as guests at APN, UP’s top news channel, here are...
Verdict 2017

In UP, a saffron Holi

The colour of Holi this year is just one, saffron. So it seems ever since the Uttar Pradesh results started coming in. All exit polls, as...
Verdict 2017

Hurrah! A social media party!

This spring, various political parties went on social media with all guns blazing canvassing respective vote banks as well as undecided electors. While some...
Akhilesh’s stepmother shoots barbs in favour of Prateek

Akhilesh’s stepmother shoots barbs in favour of Prateek

Mulayam Singh Yadav’s family row has once again rocked UP politics By APN TV report Mulayam Singh Yadav’s family row has once again rocked UP politics....
AGGRIEVED: Hari Shankar and his family. Shankar has sustained a head injury while his wife, Sunita, had to fend off gropers

Dalit family evicted from home for voting BJP

By Mohammad Sameer, APN, Sitapur Reports of intimidation of voters are being received from Uttar Pradesh where the Samajwadi Party-Congress alliance, the Bharatiya Janata Party...
WHICH WAY DID THEY VOTE? People queue up to cast their vote during the state assembly election in the village of Kairana, in UP on feb 11, UNI

Aziz Qureshi asks Muslims to vote SP

Former UP governor’s support may help cancel out effects of pro-BSP cry by clerics By Anamika Singh, APN Lucknow How are the Muslims voting in the...
cycle

EC fails to decide on ‘cycle’ owner

By Sujit Bhar The ‘cycle’ seems set to be hitting the rust road. The Election Commission (EC) on January 13 heard the two warring factions...

'SP' - 54 News Results

Mayawati says BSP will contest UP bypolls alone, but break with SP not permanent

Mayawati says BSP will contest UP bypolls alone, but break with SP not permanent

As was expected of her, BSP supremo Mayawati today (Tuesday, June 4) announced that her party will contest the upcoming assembly byelections in Uttar...
“Lot of expectations from govt”

“Lot of expectations from govt”

Panelists feel that the government now has ministers well aware of the problems, and they need to be more pro-active Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s government...
Lok Sabha Election Result 2019

Lok Sabha Election Result 2019

The 2019 Lok Sabha elections were the most bitterly fought and arguable the most crucial India has had since independence. Never before was there...

“Anti-BJP parties not ready to digest exit poll prediction”

Just a day ahead of the counting of votes, opposition parties have claimed that the ruling party is involved in the tampering of EVM...
TIME magazine shows Narendra Modi on cover, calls him divider-in-chief

TIME magazine shows Narendra Modi on cover, calls him divider-in-chief

American news magazine Time has featured Prime Minister Narendra Modi on the cover page of its May 20 issue with a headline that may...
Arvind Kejriwal

Rahul Gandhi will be responsible if Modi-Shah comes back to power: Arvind Kejriwal

Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal today (Friday, May 10) accused Congress President Rahul Gandhi of harming the SP-BSP alliance in Uttar Pradesh, the Left...

“Development agenda will prove decisive”

The fifth phase of polling for the general elections is over, with no clarity as yet as to who will emerge winner.  APN’s popular...

“Leaders are away from ground reality”

As the fifth phase of polling takes off, leaders are still indulging in petty allegations against each other. The opposition is alleging that Prime...

Mayawati appeals to SP-BSP workers to vote for Congress in Amethi, Rae Bareli

Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) supremo Mayawati today (Sunday, May 5) appealed to the workers of the Samajwadi Party (SP)-BSP alliance to vote for the...

Arvind Kejriwal slapped during roadshow in Delhi, AAP blames opposition parties

Delhi CM and AAP convenor Arvind Kejriwal was on Saturday (May 4) slapped by a man, during a roadshow in Delhi’s Moti Nagar area. Kejriwal...
“BJP is trying to divert attention”

“BJP is trying to divert attention”

Panellists say that Rahul Gandhi needs to make his nationality issue clearer The ministry of home affairs, acting on a complaint from BJP MP Subramanian...
“Youth vote will be decisive”

“Youth vote will be decisive”

As voting for Phase 4 of the Lok Sabha 2019 elections to elect representatives on 72 seats takes off on April 29, APN’s popular debate Mudda discussed...
Congress ends speculation about Priyanka contesting against Modi, repeats Ajay Rai

Congress ends speculation about Priyanka contesting against Modi, repeats Ajay Rai

Deciding against fielding Priyanka Gandhi Vadra against Prime Minister Narendra Modi from Varanasi, the Congress today (Thursday, April 25) announced Ajay Rai as its...
Lok Sabha Elections 2019 Phase lll: PM Modi casts his vote in Gujarat, meets his mother

Lok Sabha Elections 2019 Phase lll: PM Modi casts his vote in Gujarat, meets...

Voting for Phase 3 of Lok Sabha Election is taking place today (Tuesday, April 23). Thirteen states and two union territories are voting to...
“Leaders are raking up petty issues”

“Leaders are raking up petty issues”

Panelists feel that the focus should be on real issues facing the nation The Amethi Returning Officer (RO) on Monday set aside objections on Congress...
PM Narendra Modi biopic

PM Narendra Modi biopic will release on April 11

The biopic on Prime Minister Narendra Modi will hit theatres on April 11, film's producer Sandip Ssingh said on Friday (April 5). On Thursday, the...
voters

At least 200 scientists and over 600 theatre artistes have urged voters to vote...

A group of scientists and researchers have issued a statement ahead of the upcoming Lok Sabha elections, urging citizens to vote wisely – “against...
Mayawati

Mayawati opts out of Lok Sabha contest – for now, did not say about...

Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) supremo Mayawati today (Wednesday, March 20) said that she would not contest the 2019 Lok Sabha election to be held...
Mayawati1

No alliance with Congress, not in any state: Mayawati

BSP chief Mayawati on Tuesday (March 12) declared that Bahujan Samaj Party will not tie-up with Congress in ‘any state’. She announced her decision...

Don’t expect miracle from me, members should strengthen party: Priyanka Gandhi

Congress general secretary (UP east) Priyanka Gandhi told party workers from Bundelkhand regions that they should not expect miracle from her and also added...
“Priyanka Gandhi- a political threat to opposition parties”

“Priyanka Gandhi- a political threat to opposition parties”

Priyanka Gandhi’s entering into active politics ahead of polls is being criticized by opposition parties ever since the Congress President Rahul Gandhi declared her...

“Are SP and BSP really in favour of Grand Alliance?”

NCP chief Sharad Pawar on Tuesday (Dec 25) praised Congress's Sonia Gandhi and party president Rahul Gandhi; saying people should feel "proud of them"...

“SP is kingmaker, cannot be taken for granted”

Muddapanellists discuss Samajwadi Party’s surprise win in Yogi stronghold after Lok Sabha bypoll results come out; acknowledge change in political mood and opine that...
“Parties should focus on ramrajya ideal instead of votes”

“Parties should focus on ramrajya ideal instead of votes”

Panellists criticise raising of Ayodhya bogey for gains in the UP civic polls, feel that development has taken a back seat in the city...
Bhartiya Janta Party (BJP) raises bogey of religious tourism

BJP raises bogey of religious tourism

Mudda panellists debate unnecessary saffronisation of Uttar Pradesh, wonder when the Yogi government will deliver on promises of development From public transport to the towels...
After Bihar & Gujarat, political turmoil hits SP, BSP; Akhilesh alleges BJP conspiracy

After Bihar & Gujarat, political turmoil hits SP, BSP; Akhilesh alleges BJP conspiracy

Resignations came hours after Amit Shah arrived in Lucknow for a 3-day visit, could pave the way for induction of Yogi Adityanath and his...

Shivpal Yadav floats new party

Samajwadi Secular Morcha will have Mulayam as its national secretary By Ratnadeep Choudhary The Samajwadi Party has finally split with Shivpal Yadav announcing a new outfit,...
Odds of a SP-BSP alliance in UP

Odds of an SP-BSP alliance in UP

Will defeat bring arch rivals closer? By APN Bureau Following the debacle in the recently concluded assembly elections in Uttar Pradesh, the Samajwadi Party and the...
Lead1

BJP crosses 300 in UP; Congress grabs Punjab

The BJP wave grew into a tsunami and threw all calculations awry. Once considered a small challenger, the saffron party emerged the biggest victor...
Opinion Verdict 2017

Modi mirage works wonders

Janta sold on the promise of a better life as packaged and promoted by PM By Sujit Bhar Was the media disoriented while reporting about the...
Sometimes, misinformation works better than facts: Akhilesh

Sometimes, misinformation works better than facts: Akhilesh

Perhaps, the people did not appreciate the expressways, says UP CM A despondent UP chief minister Akhilesh Singh Yadav held a press conference around 5pm...
Opinion Verdict 2017

UP verdict in perspective

There is no need to be overwhelmed by BJP’s superlative performance  By Parsa Venkateshwar Rao Jr The temptation to focus exclusively on the verdict in...
Verdict 2017

Amit Shah: People have rejected dynasty and appeasement politics

BJP president Amit Shah held a press conference at the BJP headquarters in New Delhi at around 3.45 pm on March 11 and the...
Verdict 2017

Celebrities log in

Tandav time for BJP, says Shobhaa De As usual celebrities have logged into the poll jingle and have been tweeting in their comments. Some are...

A happy Holi for BJP

Modi cool on mega-win, congratulates Amarinder first The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) is over the moon. Probably even they failed to anticipate the magnitude of...
Verdict 2017

SP in shock; BSP in denial, wants a repoll

While the Samajwadi Party (SP) was in shock, Mayawati of the Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) was in complete denial. Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav has...
Verdict 2017

BJP sure of 300 in UP; Congress sure of Punjab

Even as the BJP tsunami swept over Uttar Pradesh and Manipur even, with Goa still in the balance as the clock struck 2:10pm on...
Verdict 2017

“A vote for change”

BJP spokespersons articulated the party’s position vis-a-vis the huge victory it is heading towards. Talking as guests at APN, UP’s top news channel, here are...
Verdict 2017

In UP, a saffron Holi

The colour of Holi this year is just one, saffron. So it seems ever since the Uttar Pradesh results started coming in. All exit polls, as...
Verdict 2017

Hurrah! A social media party!

This spring, various political parties went on social media with all guns blazing canvassing respective vote banks as well as undecided electors. While some...
Akhilesh’s stepmother shoots barbs in favour of Prateek

Akhilesh’s stepmother shoots barbs in favour of Prateek

Mulayam Singh Yadav’s family row has once again rocked UP politics By APN TV report Mulayam Singh Yadav’s family row has once again rocked UP politics....
AGGRIEVED: Hari Shankar and his family. Shankar has sustained a head injury while his wife, Sunita, had to fend off gropers

Dalit family evicted from home for voting BJP

By Mohammad Sameer, APN, Sitapur Reports of intimidation of voters are being received from Uttar Pradesh where the Samajwadi Party-Congress alliance, the Bharatiya Janata Party...
WHICH WAY DID THEY VOTE? People queue up to cast their vote during the state assembly election in the village of Kairana, in UP on feb 11, UNI

Aziz Qureshi asks Muslims to vote SP

Former UP governor’s support may help cancel out effects of pro-BSP cry by clerics By Anamika Singh, APN Lucknow How are the Muslims voting in the...
cycle

EC fails to decide on ‘cycle’ owner

By Sujit Bhar The ‘cycle’ seems set to be hitting the rust road. The Election Commission (EC) on January 13 heard the two warring factions...

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