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Shivpal Yadav winning Samajwadi Party power play?

Amidst changing equations in the first family of the Samajwadi Party (SP), the party general secretary, Ram Gopal Yadav, appears to have been marginalised, while the state minister, Shivpal Yadav, has

Hindi panel members angry as free travel passes axed

The railways has cancelled the free unlimited travel passes in trains being availed by 45 members of the Hindi Committee in the ministry of railways, which consist largely of political activists affil

Centre keen to avoid price rise ahead of UP polls

If the slogan “arhar Modi” ruined the BJP’s prospects in the Bihar elections, the Cente is in no mood to take any such chances in Uttar Pradesh.

Ministers to ask MPs for suggestions on Budget

In a move to take the slogan of “Sabka Saath, Sabka Vikas” literally forward, the Narendra Modi government is reaching out to MPs of all parties to solicit their views and suggestions for next year’s

BSP finds it tough to emerge a challenger

BSP supremo Mayawati. (Photo: PTI)

Rattled by the exodus of key leaders from its ranks, the Mayawati-led BSP is finding it tough to emerge as the principal challenger to the ruling Samajwadi Party in poll-bound UP.

Islands calling: Pattaya-type hotspots in India soon?

After pushing for “Make in India” to give manufacturing a boost, Prime Minister Narendra Modi appears to have set his sights on capturing international tourists’ fascination for islands.

J&K Opposition parties to meet PM Modi today

Prime Minister Narendra Modi (Photo: PTI)

As curfew and violence continues unabated in the Kashmir Valley, a delegation of Opposition parties from Jammu and Kashm-ir, led by former state chief minister Omar Abdullah, will meet Prime Minister

‘Merger to take away railways autonomy’

K.V. Thomas

As the Modi government aims to merge the Rail Budget with the Union Budget, public accounts committee (PAC) chairman K.V.

House panel calls for all-crop insurance

While the Narendra Modi-led NDA government claims to have introduced the “best” crop insurance scheme in the form of Pradhan Mantri Fasal Bima Yojna (PM Crop Insurance Scheme), a parliamentary panel i

Mayawati launches power campaign

BSP supremo Mayawati. (Photo: PTI)

With the ruling Samaj-wadi Party embroiled in a family feud, BSP supremo Mayawati is all set to launch her campaign to wrest power in poll-bound Uttar Pradesh.

America’s President Barack Obama delivered his farewell speech, with the US presidential elections less than two months away, but Russian President Vladimir Putin skipped the UN General Assembly 71st

Within days of the terrorist attack on Uri, which killed 18 soldiers, and even as the government mulled over various options, some newspapers and digital platforms published a story about a secret ope