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UP elections

With troubles in West, BJP shifts focus to eastern Uttar Pradesh

The saffron caste cauldron, however, got somewhat shaken with a host of OBC leaders, switching over to the Samajwadi Party

26 Jan 2022 7:35 AM

Congress releases first list of candidates for Uttar Pradesh polls

The party has also fielded Unnao rape victim's mother Asha Singh from the Unnao Assembly constituency

13 Jan 2022 1:13 PM

Owaisi will start wearing 'janeu' if Yogi returns to power in 2022: UP minister

UP's Panchayati Raj Minister Bhupendra Singh Chaudhary made the remark at a youths' meet in Shamli

27 Dec 2021 11:36 AM

Allahabad High Court urges Centre to stop political rallies in election-bound states

The court also advised to postpone the coming elections by a couple of months

24 Dec 2021 7:50 AM

Don't belong to any party, will campaign for nationalists: Kangana Ranaut

Ranaut also said that she hoped Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath will make efforts for people to see the 'actual janamsthan' of Lord Krishna

05 Dec 2021 9:06 AM


Yogi Adityanath tweaks caste formula ahead of polls

Seven new ministers — one Cabinet and six minister of state — took oath of office in Lucknow

28 Sep 2021 9:23 AM

Congress in disarray in UP, Priyanka rallies cancelled

Meanwhile, local leaders in Varanasi claim that now a rally in the city is expected on October 9

26 Sep 2021 7:48 AM

UP Assembly polls: AIMIM denies reports of alliance with SP

The Hyderabad MP had earlier announced that AIMIM will contest 100 seats in Uttar Pradesh polls

25 Jul 2021 11:21 AM

Bihar: Policeman on election duty shot dead by miscreants

Police are on the lookout for the miscreants while three people have been arrested for interrogation.

12 Mar 2018 7:09 PM

Mayawati demanded Rs 50 cr from me, called Muslims betrayers: Sacked BSP leader

Rebutting the charges levelled against him by the BSP yesterday, Siddiqui played clippings of his 'telephonic conversations' with Mayawati.

11 May 2017 9:19 PM


Expelled by Mayawati, BSP's Muslim face threatens to 'reveal everything'

Siddiqui, one of the most trusted lieutenants of the BSP president, has been charged with indiscipline.

11 May 2017 3:23 PM

Alliance with Congress led to poor state of SP: Mulayam Singh

Many in the party blamed the power struggle between Akhilesh and his uncle Shivpal for the Samajwadi Party's dismal performance.

07 May 2017 3:25 PM

Cabinet clears EC proposal to buy new VVPAT-enabled EVMs

BSP, AAP and the Congress had attacked the Election Commission for using 'tampered' EVMs, which they said helped BJP win polls in UP.

19 Apr 2017 12:51 PM

SP refused central funds to make sure BJP didn't get credit: UP CM

He said the state government has to keep aside the political rivalry when it comes to public welfare.

13 Apr 2017 7:47 PM

‘Will break hands, legs of people who disrespect, kill cows’: UP BJP MLA

The statement was made by the MLA from Khatauli constituency while speaking at an event on Saturday.

26 Mar 2017 9:54 AM


Couples won’t be harassed: BJP backs Yogi’s anti-Romeo squads

On Saturday, Adityanath said the anti-Romeo squads must not trouble youngsters 'unnecessarily'.

26 Mar 2017 8:47 AM

BJP flag hoisted in school to celebrate UP win

The incident took place at Dak Haripur Kanya Madhya Vidyalaya in Forebesganj on March 18. Election results were announced on March 11.

23 Mar 2017 7:56 PM

Yogi pays surpise visit to UP police, 100 cops suspended in 5 days

Adityanath, who has kept the Home portfolio with himself, took a round this morning, catching policemen and officials by surprise.

23 Mar 2017 2:56 PM

Crackdown on UP slaughterhouses begins after Yogi's order

As per the order, District Magistrates have been directed to form 10-member committees to crack down on illegal slaughterhouses.

23 Mar 2017 9:41 AM

Prepare plan to shut down slaughterhouses: Yogi to UP police

Within three days since coming to power, the BJP government has already shut down 3 slaughterhouses in the state.

22 Mar 2017 1:03 PM