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Unnao: Opposition slams UP government; Akhilesh Yadav demands CM to resign

The death of the Unnao rape victim has stirred up national outrage against increasing crimes against women. Opposition political parties slammed the government for its...
“Political compulsions are making Akhilesh support Azam Khan”

“Political compulsions are making Akhilesh support Azam Khan”

Panelists observe that the noose must tighten against errant politicians Samajwadi Party chief Akhilesh Yadav batted in support of party colleague Azam Khan who is facing several cases...
Unnao rape: Murder case against BJP MLA Sengar and others after rape victim’s car crash

Unnao rape: Murder case against BJP MLA Sengar and others after rape victim’s car...

A murder case was filed against BJP legislator Kuldeep Sengar after yesterday's accident in Raebareli, in which a truck crashed into the car in...
NSG

Akhilesh Yadav’s Top Security Cover called back by Home Ministry

Samajwadi Party chief Akhilesh Yadav will be deprived of top Z-plus category security cover, a privilege that only about a dozen other political leaders...
Yogi Adityanath

Adityanath Govt’s SC certificates to OBCs ‘unconstitutional’, says Centre

Yogi Adityanath may have ignored BSP supremo Mayawati’s criticism of his government’s move to issue Scheduled Caste (SC) certificates to 17 OBC castes as...
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...
Mulayam, Akhilesh get CBI clean chit in disproportionate assets case

Mulayam, Akhilesh get CBI clean chit in disproportionate assets case

Six years after it closed the case and twelve years after it had started the probe, the country’s premier investigative agency CBI today (Tuesday,...
Kamal Nath

Ready for floor test: Kamal Nath

Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Kamal Nath said that he is ready for the floor test; his statement comes hours after the Bharatiya Janata Party...

Opposition’s post-poll preparations: Naidu meets Rahul Gandhi, Left leaders, Mayawati

On the eve of last day of voting for 2019 Lok Sabha, opposition parties hopeful of getting a shot at forming government when no...

‘Will soldiers take Poll Body’s permission before killing terrorists?’: PM Modi in Kushinagar

As campaigning for the Lok Sabha polls entered its final phase, Prime Minister Narendra Modi  today (Sunday, May 12) predicted defeat of the opposition...

“Politicians going all time low, not afraid of EC”

Criticising opposition parties during election is not a new thing in politics, but the way politicians are abusing each other in the ongoing 2019...

‘Modi Ji has lost mental balance’: Bhupesh Baghel on ‘Corrupt No 1’ remark

Chhattisgarh CM Bhupesh Baghel criticised Prime Minister Narendra Modi's comments on former PM Rajiv Gandhi ‘ending his life as bhrashtachari (corrupt) number one’. “Rajiv Gandhi...

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...
Narendra Modi

‘Delhi Abhi Door Hai’: PM Modi to opposition parties in Basti

Prime Minister Narendra Modi today (Saturday, May 4) addressed a rally in Uttar Pradesh’s Basti, where he took a jibe on opposition parties saying,...
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‘If our alliance is mahamilawat, what is yours’, Akhilesh Yadav to BJP

Samajwadi Party Chief Akhilesh Yadav on Tuesday (April 16) slammed Prime Minister Narendra Modi on his reference to the alliance in Uttar Pradesh as...
Shatrughan Sinha’s wife Poonam Sinha joins Samajwadi Party to contest against Rajnath Singh

Shatrughan Sinha’s wife Poonam Sinha joins Samajwadi Party to contest against Rajnath Singh

Poonam Sinha, the wife of actor-turned-politician Shatrughan Sinha, joined the Samajwadi Party today (Tuesday, April 16) and will contest against BJP senior leader and...
Akhilesh’s Uncle Shivpal says, will not field any candidate against nephew

Akhilesh’s Uncle Shivpal says, will not field any candidate against nephew

The Samajwadi Party family is contesting five seats in the state, with party chief Akhilesh Yadav replacing party patriarch and father Mulayam Singh Yadav...
Akhilesh Yadav, Mayawati and Ajit Singh addresses a joint rally in Deoband

Akhilesh Yadav, Mayawati and Ajit Singh addresses a joint rally in Deoband

Samajwadi party chief Akhilesh yadav, BSP chief Mayawati and Rashtriya Lok Dal supremo Ajit Singh today (Sunday, April 7) addressed a rally together ahead...
SC asks CBI for status of disproportionate assets case against Mulayam Singh, sons

SC asks CBI for status of disproportionate assets case against Mulayam Singh, sons

The Supreme Court today (Monday, March 25) sent a notice to the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) in connection with a plea relating to...
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Samajwadi Party chief Akhilesh Yadav to contest from Azamgarh

Samajwadi party Chief Akhilesh Yadav will be contesting upcoming Lok Sabha polls from Azamgarh, from where his father Mulayam Singh Yadav is the sitting...
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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...
Mulayam Singh Yadav and Akhilesh yadav

Samajwadi Party releases first list of six candidates for the upcoming Lok Sabha election

The Samjwadi Party today (Friday, March 8) released its first list of six candidates for the upcoming Lok Sabha election. This list includes SP...
Akhilesh Yadav

RLD officially joins SP-BSP, Congress also a part of grand alliance in UP: Akhilesh...

Finally negotiations for seats comes to an end, the Rashtriya Lok Dal will now join the Bahujan Samaj Party and the Samajwadi Party alliance...
SP-BSP announce UP seat sharing without Congress; Mulayam Singh unhappy with tie-up

SP-BSP announce UP seat sharing without Congress; Mulayam Singh unhappy with tie-up

Samajwadi Party (SP) chief Akhilesh Yadav and Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) supremo Mayawati today (Thursday, Feb 21) announced the seat sharing formula between them...
Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath

Pulwama Terror Attack: Yogi Adityanath announces 25 Lakh ex gratia for families of soldiers...

Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath has condemned the terror attack on CRPF convoy in Pulwama district of Jammu and Kashmir, and said the...
Akhilesh Yadav reacts on Mayawati statue row

Akhilesh Yadav reacts on Mayawati statue row

Samajwadi Party chief Akhilesh Yadav on Friday (Feb 8) said BSP's lawyers will present their side before the Supreme Court, which expressed a tentative...

Supreme Court may order Mayawati to pay for statues depicting herself and BSP party...

The Supreme Court today (Friday, Feb 8) said it was of the “tentative view” that Bahujan Samajwadi Party (BSP) chief Mayawati should pay back...
Mamata Banerjee

Mamata Vs CBI: SC directs CBI to submit proof against Kolkata Police Chief

West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee found herself on a collision course with the centre after a huge showdown on Sunday evening between the...
interim budget 2019

Opposition parties calls Interim Budget a jumla, can’t be implemented

The Interim Budget presented by Piyush Goyal is being criticized by the opposition parties and has been named another ‘jumla’. West Bengal CM Mamata Banerjee...

“Priyanka Gandhi joins active politics ahead of Lok Sabha polls”

Priyanka Gandhi Vadra has been appointed as the Congress General Secretary for Uttar Pradesh (East). Priyanka’s entry into active politics ahead of general elections is...
Arvind Kejriwal

‘What Pakistan couldn’t do in 70 years, Modi and Shah did it in 5...

Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal said that the country would disintegrate if BJP comes to power in the upcoming general elections, while speaking at...
Opposition unites at mega rally to slam Modi govt for destroying institutions, social fabric

Opposition unites at mega rally to slam Modi govt for destroying institutions, social fabric

“I'll see you on a BJP-free dawn,” sang iconic Bengali singer Kabir Suman, former TMC MP from Jadavpur who had distanced himself from the...

“It’s politics of opportunism in UP”

Panelists feel that parties are coming together for self-interest SP’s Akhilesh Yadav met BSP chief Mayawati to wish her on her birthday, signalling the two...

SP-BSP tie up in UP: 38 seats to each, leave two for Congress and...

Samajwadi Party (SP) president Akhilesh Yadav and Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) chief Mayawati today (Saturday, Jan 12) announced an alliance for the Lok Sabha...

“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"...

Neither ‘Muslim’ nor ‘Dalit’, UP Minister claims Lord Hanuman a ‘Jat’

Politicians have taken a break on progressive talks and are busy in knowing the caste of Hindu deity. One leader says Lord Hanuman a’...

Mayawati-Akhilesh tie up, leave Congress seats only for Rahul and Sonia

Samajwadi Party (SP) and the Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) have sealed a deal to contest 2019 Lok Sabha elections in alliance, leaving three seats...
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Ashok Gehlot, Kamal Nath sworn in as CMs, Bhupesh Baghel ceremony held up by...

Congress leaders Ashok Gehlot and Kamal Nath were sworn in as chief ministers in Rajasthan and Madhya Pradesh respectively today (Monday, Dec 17), with...
Cop murder in Bulandshahr violence

Cop murder in Bulandshahr violence: BJP, VHP, Bajrang Dal members booked

Bajrang Dal district chief Yogesh Raj has been named as the number one accused for violence and murder of police inspector Subodh Kumar Singh...
Ayodhya tense before Sangh parivar’s rally tomorrow to push for Ram temple

Ayodhya tense before Sangh parivar’s rally tomorrow to push for Ram temple

Tension hung heavy on Ayodhya on the eve of the Sangh parivar’s big push tomorrow, Nov 25, for construction of Ram temple at the...
Another ‘achievement’ of Yogi Adityanath govt: Allahabad renamed Prayagraj -

Another ‘achievement’ of Yogi Adityanath govt: Allahabad renamed Prayagraj

Uttar Pradesh cabinet approved the renaming of Allahabad as Prayagraj today (Tuesday, October 16). “Allahabad to be called Prayagraj from today,” Siddharth Nath Singh, the...
After BSP, Congress internal tussle in Madhya Pradesh likely to send away SP as well

After BSP, Congress internal tussle in Madhya Pradesh likely to send away SP as...

The Samajwadi Party (SP) chief Akhilesh Yadav said today, (Saturday, October 6), just before the election schedule was about to be announced, that the...
RSS 3-day meet to reach out to people begins, Opposition to stay away

RSS 3-day meet to reach out to people begins, Opposition to stay away

The RSS on Monday started a three-day lecture series in Delhi to reach out to people in a bid to try and explain to...
Rafael Nadal of Spain reacts to winning the final point against Stefanos Tsitsipas of Greece (not shown) to win the Rogers Cup tennis tournament at Aviva Centre in Toronto, Canada, Tsitsipas had beaten Novak Djokovic on the way to the finals, Dan Hamilton, USA Today, Reuters/UNI

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“Grand alliance leader will emerge soon”

“Grand alliance leader will emerge soon”

Mudda panellists feel that opposition is getting together only to oust BJP, all parties are ready to work out a compromise formula As the opposition...
Akhilesh says alliance with BSP to continue, willing to give it more seats

Akhilesh says alliance with BSP to continue, willing to give it more seats

Samajwadi Party (SP) chief Akhilesh Yadav has said his party was willing to sacrifice a few seats for Mayawati's Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) to...
How RLD won Kairana, why SP swept Noorpur

How RLD won Kairana, why SP swept Noorpur

Opposition manipulated the people in believing the government has failed them, says BJP Rashtriya Lok Dal (RLD) candidate Tabassum Hasan was leading by 49,000 votes...
Kairana LS bypoll: united opposition faces determined BJP

Kairana LS bypoll: united opposition faces determined BJP

Following the reverses it suffered in by-elections for Gorakhpur and Phulpur Lok Sabha seats, the BJP is taking no chances in Kairana. UP chief minister...
Kumaraswamy sworn in Karnataka CM, G Parameshwara of Cong as deputy, united Opposition turns up

Kumaraswamy sworn in Karnataka CM, G Parameshwara of Cong as deputy, united Opposition turns...

Karnataka got its second chief minister in less than a week, on Wednesday, May 23, with JD (S) leader HD Kumaraswamy sworn in the...
BSP and SP Join Hands to 'Eliminate the BJP' in UP bypolls

BSP and SP Join Hands to ‘Eliminate the BJP’ in UP bypolls

BSP supremo Mayawati clarified that the coalition will be limited to the upcoming bypolls only, to ensuring victory for the strongest non-BJP candidate. Indicating the...
LIQUID GRACE: Kaitlin Hawayek and Jean-Luc Baker of the US compete in the free dance event of the ISU Four Continents Figure Skating Championships 2018 in Taipei, Taiwan, Reuters/UNI

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CENOTAPHS: A crane is seen next to the royal crematorium of late Thailand King Bhumibol Adulyadej before its dismantling near the Grand Palace in Bangkok, Thailand, Reuters/UNI

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Slide in GDP growth arrested, second quarter data shows 6.3 per cent increase

BJP-ruled MP reported max rape cases, UP leads in murders: NCRB 2016 report

Union home minister Rajnath Singh releases Crime in India 2016 report, most BJP-ruled states top the charts under various categories of crime The latest statistics...
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“Glad that Mulayam now sensitive to Hindu cause”

Mudda panellists feel that SP founder’s Krishna-Rama comparison opportunistic but not incorrect, emphasise that politicians should focus only on development while avoiding communally divisive...
WORK IS WORSHIP: Members of Bharatiya Mazdoor Sangh from across the country participate at a demonstration at Parliament Street in New Delhi, UNI

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PRETTILY RISKING: Tom Morgan, from Bristol-based company The Adventurists, flies in a chair with large party balloons tied to it near Johannesburg, South Africa, The Adventurists and Richard Brandon Cox/Reuters/UNI

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Swiss couple attacked in Fatehpur Sikri, Sushma Swaraj seeks report

Swiss nationals Quentin Jeremy Clerc and his girlfriend Marie Droz were brutally thrashed by a group of people near Fatehpur Sikri railway station on Wednesday A...

Air Force’s Sukhois, Jaguars, Mirages touch-down on Lucknow Expressway for special drill

This is for the first time that a transport aircraft – the Super Hercules – landed on the expressway. Sukhois, Jaguars and Mirages of the...
TOGETHER WE STAND: Samajwadi Party president Akhilesh Yadav with newly elected Allahabad University union members at party office in Lucknow, UNI

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Akhilesh Shivpal

Did Akhilesh expel Mulayam, Shivpal from SP national executive?

Names of the Samajwadi patriarch and his brother were reportedly struck off the party’s list of national executive committee members In what could probably prove...
Local court acquits Mukhtar Ansari of murder charge for lack of evidence

Local court acquits Mukhtar Ansari of murder charge for lack of evidence

Police failed to prove how the mafia don-turned politician executed the double murder from his prison cell; Ansari remains in jail with other cases...
Banaras Hindu University

BHU unrest: Days after lathicharge,UP police files FIR against 1,200 students

The UP govt on Monday removed three additional city magistrates and two policemen for failing to handle to handle the situation in University campus Two...
Mulayam singh and Modi

Mulayam echoes Modi on Akhilesh: ‘Jo baap ka nahi, woh kisi ka nahi’

SP patriarch stopped shy of announcing new party but reiterated that he doesn’t endorse decisions taken by his son A formal split within the Samajwadi...
Akhileshs fresh jibe at uncle Shivpal Cautions SP supporters against fake Samajwadis

Akhilesh’s fresh jibe at uncle Shivpal: Cautions SP supporters against ‘fake Samajwadis’

Battle for supremacy between Akhilesh and Shivpal factions has intensified after the party’s crushing defeat in the UP assembly elections earlier this year Amid continuing...
Rahul Gandhi

RaGa in Berkeley: Candour, gaffes and a scathing attack on Modi government

Congress vice president admits that Modi is a better communicator than him but hits out at PM for demonetisation, allowing hatred and violence to...
Lucknow Metro inaugurated, to be opened officially for public tomorrow

Lucknow Metro inaugurated, to be opened officially for public tomorrow

Metro corridor will cover a distance of 8.5 km from Transport Nagar to Charbagh over eight elevated stations; train services to be operational between 6...
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Akhilesh Yadav detained in Unnao, stopped from attending protest rally in Auraiya

The former UP chief minister was on way to Auraiya to attend a rally organised by his party to protest against alleged police brutality...
Opposition demands Yogi’s resignation over Gorakhpur tragedy

Opposition demands Yogi’s resignation over Gorakhpur tragedy

A day after at least 30 children died in state-run Gorakhpur hospital allegedly due to the shortage of oxygen supply, opposition leaders have demanded...
SECOND CHANCE: Spain’s Garbiñe Muguruza in action during her semifinal match against Slovakia’s Magdalena Rybarikova at Wimbledon, London. She will face off against five-time champion 37-year-old Venus Williams (USA) in the finals on Saturday, Reuters/UNI

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UP government allocates Rs 3,84,659 in budget for farm loan waiver

UP government allocates Rs 3,84,659 in budget for farm loan waiver

The state has also made a budgetary provision of Rs 15 crore for completing under construction rooms Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath on Tuesday...
Yogi Adityanath

Yogi government to scrap minority quota

Move follows termination of Samajwadi Awas Yojana The Yogi Adityanath government in UP has proposed to end the minority quota under various schemes launched by...
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If Pakistan dares to breach the directive to hold its hand till a formal hearing on India’s plea, it will be inviting dangerous consequences...
It looks like that the SP-Congress alliance, with its eye on capturing the Muslim vote, would push the BJP to try for the consolidation of the so-called Hindus cutting across caste, making it into a Hindu-Muslim divide.

UP’s psychedelic play of castes

There is visible desperation in Akhilesh Yadav reaching out to Congress Parsa Venkateshwar Rao Jr Tactics are very important, and battles need to be won...
A writing on the wall that clearly says: “No road, no vote”

Road Rage

Angry villagers, awaiting road link near Khurja, to boycott UP polls By Abu TurabThe upcoming Uttar Pradesh assembly elections, spread over February and March in...

UP CM Akhilesh Yadav paid tribute to Ram Manohar Lohia on his 50th death...

Uttar Pradesh CM, Akhilesh Yadav paid tribute to the statue of Ram Manohar Lohia on his 50th death anniversary.

CM Akhilesh Yadav inaugurates his new office

UP CM Akhilesh Yadav and Mulayam Singh Yadav inaugurates his new office 'Lok-Bhavan' in Lucknow.

Are Mega call centre’s establishment a political stunt?

Recently UP CM Akhilesh Yadav inaugurated Mega Call centres and assures that before Vidhan Sabha elections public will be able to know the details...

Head to head between Akhilesh Yadav and Shivpal Yadav’s supporters

Head to head between UP CM Akhilesh Yadav and SP leader Shivpal Yadav's supporters in Lucknow, Uttar Pradesh.
Registered labourers in UP to get Rs 1000 per month pension

Registered labourers in UP to get Rs 1000 per month pension

UP CM Akhilesh YAdav announced slew of beneficiary schemes for labourers on LAbour Day today. For more news, keep watching

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Unnao: Opposition slams UP government; Akhilesh Yadav demands CM to resign

The death of the Unnao rape victim has stirred up national outrage against increasing crimes against women. Opposition political parties slammed the government for its...
“Political compulsions are making Akhilesh support Azam Khan”

“Political compulsions are making Akhilesh support Azam Khan”

Panelists observe that the noose must tighten against errant politicians Samajwadi Party chief Akhilesh Yadav batted in support of party colleague Azam Khan who is facing several cases...
Unnao rape: Murder case against BJP MLA Sengar and others after rape victim’s car crash

Unnao rape: Murder case against BJP MLA Sengar and others after rape victim’s car...

A murder case was filed against BJP legislator Kuldeep Sengar after yesterday's accident in Raebareli, in which a truck crashed into the car in...
NSG

Akhilesh Yadav’s Top Security Cover called back by Home Ministry

Samajwadi Party chief Akhilesh Yadav will be deprived of top Z-plus category security cover, a privilege that only about a dozen other political leaders...
Yogi Adityanath

Adityanath Govt’s SC certificates to OBCs ‘unconstitutional’, says Centre

Yogi Adityanath may have ignored BSP supremo Mayawati’s criticism of his government’s move to issue Scheduled Caste (SC) certificates to 17 OBC castes as...
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...
Mulayam, Akhilesh get CBI clean chit in disproportionate assets case

Mulayam, Akhilesh get CBI clean chit in disproportionate assets case

Six years after it closed the case and twelve years after it had started the probe, the country’s premier investigative agency CBI today (Tuesday,...
Kamal Nath

Ready for floor test: Kamal Nath

Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Kamal Nath said that he is ready for the floor test; his statement comes hours after the Bharatiya Janata Party...

Opposition’s post-poll preparations: Naidu meets Rahul Gandhi, Left leaders, Mayawati

On the eve of last day of voting for 2019 Lok Sabha, opposition parties hopeful of getting a shot at forming government when no...

‘Will soldiers take Poll Body’s permission before killing terrorists?’: PM Modi in Kushinagar

As campaigning for the Lok Sabha polls entered its final phase, Prime Minister Narendra Modi  today (Sunday, May 12) predicted defeat of the opposition...

“Politicians going all time low, not afraid of EC”

Criticising opposition parties during election is not a new thing in politics, but the way politicians are abusing each other in the ongoing 2019...

‘Modi Ji has lost mental balance’: Bhupesh Baghel on ‘Corrupt No 1’ remark

Chhattisgarh CM Bhupesh Baghel criticised Prime Minister Narendra Modi's comments on former PM Rajiv Gandhi ‘ending his life as bhrashtachari (corrupt) number one’. “Rajiv Gandhi...

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...
Narendra Modi

‘Delhi Abhi Door Hai’: PM Modi to opposition parties in Basti

Prime Minister Narendra Modi today (Saturday, May 4) addressed a rally in Uttar Pradesh’s Basti, where he took a jibe on opposition parties saying,...
Akhilesh Yadav

‘If our alliance is mahamilawat, what is yours’, Akhilesh Yadav to BJP

Samajwadi Party Chief Akhilesh Yadav on Tuesday (April 16) slammed Prime Minister Narendra Modi on his reference to the alliance in Uttar Pradesh as...
Shatrughan Sinha’s wife Poonam Sinha joins Samajwadi Party to contest against Rajnath Singh

Shatrughan Sinha’s wife Poonam Sinha joins Samajwadi Party to contest against Rajnath Singh

Poonam Sinha, the wife of actor-turned-politician Shatrughan Sinha, joined the Samajwadi Party today (Tuesday, April 16) and will contest against BJP senior leader and...
Akhilesh’s Uncle Shivpal says, will not field any candidate against nephew

Akhilesh’s Uncle Shivpal says, will not field any candidate against nephew

The Samajwadi Party family is contesting five seats in the state, with party chief Akhilesh Yadav replacing party patriarch and father Mulayam Singh Yadav...
Akhilesh Yadav, Mayawati and Ajit Singh addresses a joint rally in Deoband

Akhilesh Yadav, Mayawati and Ajit Singh addresses a joint rally in Deoband

Samajwadi party chief Akhilesh yadav, BSP chief Mayawati and Rashtriya Lok Dal supremo Ajit Singh today (Sunday, April 7) addressed a rally together ahead...
SC asks CBI for status of disproportionate assets case against Mulayam Singh, sons

SC asks CBI for status of disproportionate assets case against Mulayam Singh, sons

The Supreme Court today (Monday, March 25) sent a notice to the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) in connection with a plea relating to...
Akhilesh Yadav

Samajwadi Party chief Akhilesh Yadav to contest from Azamgarh

Samajwadi party Chief Akhilesh Yadav will be contesting upcoming Lok Sabha polls from Azamgarh, from where his father Mulayam Singh Yadav is the sitting...
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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...
Mulayam Singh Yadav and Akhilesh yadav

Samajwadi Party releases first list of six candidates for the upcoming Lok Sabha election

The Samjwadi Party today (Friday, March 8) released its first list of six candidates for the upcoming Lok Sabha election. This list includes SP...
Akhilesh Yadav

RLD officially joins SP-BSP, Congress also a part of grand alliance in UP: Akhilesh...

Finally negotiations for seats comes to an end, the Rashtriya Lok Dal will now join the Bahujan Samaj Party and the Samajwadi Party alliance...
SP-BSP announce UP seat sharing without Congress; Mulayam Singh unhappy with tie-up

SP-BSP announce UP seat sharing without Congress; Mulayam Singh unhappy with tie-up

Samajwadi Party (SP) chief Akhilesh Yadav and Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) supremo Mayawati today (Thursday, Feb 21) announced the seat sharing formula between them...
Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath

Pulwama Terror Attack: Yogi Adityanath announces 25 Lakh ex gratia for families of soldiers...

Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath has condemned the terror attack on CRPF convoy in Pulwama district of Jammu and Kashmir, and said the...
Akhilesh Yadav reacts on Mayawati statue row

Akhilesh Yadav reacts on Mayawati statue row

Samajwadi Party chief Akhilesh Yadav on Friday (Feb 8) said BSP's lawyers will present their side before the Supreme Court, which expressed a tentative...

Supreme Court may order Mayawati to pay for statues depicting herself and BSP party...

The Supreme Court today (Friday, Feb 8) said it was of the “tentative view” that Bahujan Samajwadi Party (BSP) chief Mayawati should pay back...
Mamata Banerjee

Mamata Vs CBI: SC directs CBI to submit proof against Kolkata Police Chief

West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee found herself on a collision course with the centre after a huge showdown on Sunday evening between the...
interim budget 2019

Opposition parties calls Interim Budget a jumla, can’t be implemented

The Interim Budget presented by Piyush Goyal is being criticized by the opposition parties and has been named another ‘jumla’. West Bengal CM Mamata Banerjee...

“Priyanka Gandhi joins active politics ahead of Lok Sabha polls”

Priyanka Gandhi Vadra has been appointed as the Congress General Secretary for Uttar Pradesh (East). Priyanka’s entry into active politics ahead of general elections is...
Arvind Kejriwal

‘What Pakistan couldn’t do in 70 years, Modi and Shah did it in 5...

Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal said that the country would disintegrate if BJP comes to power in the upcoming general elections, while speaking at...
Opposition unites at mega rally to slam Modi govt for destroying institutions, social fabric

Opposition unites at mega rally to slam Modi govt for destroying institutions, social fabric

“I'll see you on a BJP-free dawn,” sang iconic Bengali singer Kabir Suman, former TMC MP from Jadavpur who had distanced himself from the...

“It’s politics of opportunism in UP”

Panelists feel that parties are coming together for self-interest SP’s Akhilesh Yadav met BSP chief Mayawati to wish her on her birthday, signalling the two...

SP-BSP tie up in UP: 38 seats to each, leave two for Congress and...

Samajwadi Party (SP) president Akhilesh Yadav and Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) chief Mayawati today (Saturday, Jan 12) announced an alliance for the Lok Sabha...

“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"...

Neither ‘Muslim’ nor ‘Dalit’, UP Minister claims Lord Hanuman a ‘Jat’

Politicians have taken a break on progressive talks and are busy in knowing the caste of Hindu deity. One leader says Lord Hanuman a’...

Mayawati-Akhilesh tie up, leave Congress seats only for Rahul and Sonia

Samajwadi Party (SP) and the Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) have sealed a deal to contest 2019 Lok Sabha elections in alliance, leaving three seats...
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Ashok Gehlot, Kamal Nath sworn in as CMs, Bhupesh Baghel ceremony held up by...

Congress leaders Ashok Gehlot and Kamal Nath were sworn in as chief ministers in Rajasthan and Madhya Pradesh respectively today (Monday, Dec 17), with...
Cop murder in Bulandshahr violence

Cop murder in Bulandshahr violence: BJP, VHP, Bajrang Dal members booked

Bajrang Dal district chief Yogesh Raj has been named as the number one accused for violence and murder of police inspector Subodh Kumar Singh...
Ayodhya tense before Sangh parivar’s rally tomorrow to push for Ram temple

Ayodhya tense before Sangh parivar’s rally tomorrow to push for Ram temple

Tension hung heavy on Ayodhya on the eve of the Sangh parivar’s big push tomorrow, Nov 25, for construction of Ram temple at the...
Another ‘achievement’ of Yogi Adityanath govt: Allahabad renamed Prayagraj -

Another ‘achievement’ of Yogi Adityanath govt: Allahabad renamed Prayagraj

Uttar Pradesh cabinet approved the renaming of Allahabad as Prayagraj today (Tuesday, October 16). “Allahabad to be called Prayagraj from today,” Siddharth Nath Singh, the...
After BSP, Congress internal tussle in Madhya Pradesh likely to send away SP as well

After BSP, Congress internal tussle in Madhya Pradesh likely to send away SP as...

The Samajwadi Party (SP) chief Akhilesh Yadav said today, (Saturday, October 6), just before the election schedule was about to be announced, that the...
RSS 3-day meet to reach out to people begins, Opposition to stay away

RSS 3-day meet to reach out to people begins, Opposition to stay away

The RSS on Monday started a three-day lecture series in Delhi to reach out to people in a bid to try and explain to...
Rafael Nadal of Spain reacts to winning the final point against Stefanos Tsitsipas of Greece (not shown) to win the Rogers Cup tennis tournament at Aviva Centre in Toronto, Canada, Tsitsipas had beaten Novak Djokovic on the way to the finals, Dan Hamilton, USA Today, Reuters/UNI

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“Grand alliance leader will emerge soon”

“Grand alliance leader will emerge soon”

Mudda panellists feel that opposition is getting together only to oust BJP, all parties are ready to work out a compromise formula As the opposition...
Akhilesh says alliance with BSP to continue, willing to give it more seats

Akhilesh says alliance with BSP to continue, willing to give it more seats

Samajwadi Party (SP) chief Akhilesh Yadav has said his party was willing to sacrifice a few seats for Mayawati's Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) to...
How RLD won Kairana, why SP swept Noorpur

How RLD won Kairana, why SP swept Noorpur

Opposition manipulated the people in believing the government has failed them, says BJP Rashtriya Lok Dal (RLD) candidate Tabassum Hasan was leading by 49,000 votes...
Kairana LS bypoll: united opposition faces determined BJP

Kairana LS bypoll: united opposition faces determined BJP

Following the reverses it suffered in by-elections for Gorakhpur and Phulpur Lok Sabha seats, the BJP is taking no chances in Kairana. UP chief minister...
Kumaraswamy sworn in Karnataka CM, G Parameshwara of Cong as deputy, united Opposition turns up

Kumaraswamy sworn in Karnataka CM, G Parameshwara of Cong as deputy, united Opposition turns...

Karnataka got its second chief minister in less than a week, on Wednesday, May 23, with JD (S) leader HD Kumaraswamy sworn in the...
BSP and SP Join Hands to 'Eliminate the BJP' in UP bypolls

BSP and SP Join Hands to ‘Eliminate the BJP’ in UP bypolls

BSP supremo Mayawati clarified that the coalition will be limited to the upcoming bypolls only, to ensuring victory for the strongest non-BJP candidate. Indicating the...
LIQUID GRACE: Kaitlin Hawayek and Jean-Luc Baker of the US compete in the free dance event of the ISU Four Continents Figure Skating Championships 2018 in Taipei, Taiwan, Reuters/UNI

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CENOTAPHS: A crane is seen next to the royal crematorium of late Thailand King Bhumibol Adulyadej before its dismantling near the Grand Palace in Bangkok, Thailand, Reuters/UNI

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Slide in GDP growth arrested, second quarter data shows 6.3 per cent increase

BJP-ruled MP reported max rape cases, UP leads in murders: NCRB 2016 report

Union home minister Rajnath Singh releases Crime in India 2016 report, most BJP-ruled states top the charts under various categories of crime The latest statistics...
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“Glad that Mulayam now sensitive to Hindu cause”

Mudda panellists feel that SP founder’s Krishna-Rama comparison opportunistic but not incorrect, emphasise that politicians should focus only on development while avoiding communally divisive...
WORK IS WORSHIP: Members of Bharatiya Mazdoor Sangh from across the country participate at a demonstration at Parliament Street in New Delhi, UNI

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PRETTILY RISKING: Tom Morgan, from Bristol-based company The Adventurists, flies in a chair with large party balloons tied to it near Johannesburg, South Africa, The Adventurists and Richard Brandon Cox/Reuters/UNI

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Swiss couple attacked in Fatehpur Sikri, Sushma Swaraj seeks report

Swiss nationals Quentin Jeremy Clerc and his girlfriend Marie Droz were brutally thrashed by a group of people near Fatehpur Sikri railway station on Wednesday A...

Air Force’s Sukhois, Jaguars, Mirages touch-down on Lucknow Expressway for special drill

This is for the first time that a transport aircraft – the Super Hercules – landed on the expressway. Sukhois, Jaguars and Mirages of the...
TOGETHER WE STAND: Samajwadi Party president Akhilesh Yadav with newly elected Allahabad University union members at party office in Lucknow, UNI

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Did Akhilesh expel Mulayam, Shivpal from SP national executive?

Names of the Samajwadi patriarch and his brother were reportedly struck off the party’s list of national executive committee members In what could probably prove...
Local court acquits Mukhtar Ansari of murder charge for lack of evidence

Local court acquits Mukhtar Ansari of murder charge for lack of evidence

Police failed to prove how the mafia don-turned politician executed the double murder from his prison cell; Ansari remains in jail with other cases...
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BHU unrest: Days after lathicharge,UP police files FIR against 1,200 students

The UP govt on Monday removed three additional city magistrates and two policemen for failing to handle to handle the situation in University campus Two...
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Mulayam echoes Modi on Akhilesh: ‘Jo baap ka nahi, woh kisi ka nahi’

SP patriarch stopped shy of announcing new party but reiterated that he doesn’t endorse decisions taken by his son A formal split within the Samajwadi...
Akhileshs fresh jibe at uncle Shivpal Cautions SP supporters against fake Samajwadis

Akhilesh’s fresh jibe at uncle Shivpal: Cautions SP supporters against ‘fake Samajwadis’

Battle for supremacy between Akhilesh and Shivpal factions has intensified after the party’s crushing defeat in the UP assembly elections earlier this year Amid continuing...
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RaGa in Berkeley: Candour, gaffes and a scathing attack on Modi government

Congress vice president admits that Modi is a better communicator than him but hits out at PM for demonetisation, allowing hatred and violence to...
Lucknow Metro inaugurated, to be opened officially for public tomorrow

Lucknow Metro inaugurated, to be opened officially for public tomorrow

Metro corridor will cover a distance of 8.5 km from Transport Nagar to Charbagh over eight elevated stations; train services to be operational between 6...
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Akhilesh Yadav detained in Unnao, stopped from attending protest rally in Auraiya

The former UP chief minister was on way to Auraiya to attend a rally organised by his party to protest against alleged police brutality...
Opposition demands Yogi’s resignation over Gorakhpur tragedy

Opposition demands Yogi’s resignation over Gorakhpur tragedy

A day after at least 30 children died in state-run Gorakhpur hospital allegedly due to the shortage of oxygen supply, opposition leaders have demanded...
SECOND CHANCE: Spain’s Garbiñe Muguruza in action during her semifinal match against Slovakia’s Magdalena Rybarikova at Wimbledon, London. She will face off against five-time champion 37-year-old Venus Williams (USA) in the finals on Saturday, Reuters/UNI

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UP government allocates Rs 3,84,659 in budget for farm loan waiver

UP government allocates Rs 3,84,659 in budget for farm loan waiver

The state has also made a budgetary provision of Rs 15 crore for completing under construction rooms Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath on Tuesday...
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Yogi government to scrap minority quota

Move follows termination of Samajwadi Awas Yojana The Yogi Adityanath government in UP has proposed to end the minority quota under various schemes launched by...
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If Pakistan dares to breach the directive to hold its hand till a formal hearing on India’s plea, it will be inviting dangerous consequences...
It looks like that the SP-Congress alliance, with its eye on capturing the Muslim vote, would push the BJP to try for the consolidation of the so-called Hindus cutting across caste, making it into a Hindu-Muslim divide.

UP’s psychedelic play of castes

There is visible desperation in Akhilesh Yadav reaching out to Congress Parsa Venkateshwar Rao Jr Tactics are very important, and battles need to be won...
A writing on the wall that clearly says: “No road, no vote”

Road Rage

Angry villagers, awaiting road link near Khurja, to boycott UP polls By Abu TurabThe upcoming Uttar Pradesh assembly elections, spread over February and March in...

UP CM Akhilesh Yadav paid tribute to Ram Manohar Lohia on his 50th death...

Uttar Pradesh CM, Akhilesh Yadav paid tribute to the statue of Ram Manohar Lohia on his 50th death anniversary.

CM Akhilesh Yadav inaugurates his new office

UP CM Akhilesh Yadav and Mulayam Singh Yadav inaugurates his new office 'Lok-Bhavan' in Lucknow.

Are Mega call centre’s establishment a political stunt?

Recently UP CM Akhilesh Yadav inaugurated Mega Call centres and assures that before Vidhan Sabha elections public will be able to know the details...

Head to head between Akhilesh Yadav and Shivpal Yadav’s supporters

Head to head between UP CM Akhilesh Yadav and SP leader Shivpal Yadav's supporters in Lucknow, Uttar Pradesh.
Registered labourers in UP to get Rs 1000 per month pension

Registered labourers in UP to get Rs 1000 per month pension

UP CM Akhilesh YAdav announced slew of beneficiary schemes for labourers on LAbour Day today. For more news, keep watching

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