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UP elections 2017

Opposing 'Hindutva' equals opposing 'development': Yogi Adityanath

Hindutava is not synonymous with any religion but with nationalism, he said before embarking on a campaigning tour to Ayodhya.

15 Nov 2017 4:46 PM

Verdict 2017’s lesson: Nurture local leaders

Mr Modi and Amit Shah, the two senior men in the BJP today, are alive to the need to build regional figures and icons.

19 Mar 2017 2:13 AM

UP CM decision likely today, oath tomorrow

Front-runner Manoj Sinha says ‘I’m not in any race’.

18 Mar 2017 12:55 AM

Suspense shrouds BJP's pick for UP CM; Modi, Shah likely to finalise name tonight

The Home Minister, several leaders said, is a natural contender due to his profile and vast administrative experience.

17 Mar 2017 6:08 PM

'BJP has won, leave the village', posters tell Muslims in Bareilly

District Magistrate Surendra Singh said that the matter has come to his knowledge and the police have been alerted to maintain a vigil.

17 Mar 2017 5:30 PM


Nifty hits record on BJP's win, Sensex at 2-year peak

Euphoria even saw 50-share NSE index breaking through the 9,100-mark to hit 9,122.75.

14 Mar 2017 5:31 PM

Sensex continues to rule high, up 482 points

The broader Nifty came off from record highs while holding on to the key 9,000 level.

14 Mar 2017 12:42 PM

BJP’s massive win proves people backed note ban: Jaitley

Finance Minister says only purpose of note ban was to launch crackdown on tax evaders and benefit the poor.

14 Mar 2017 11:49 AM

India Inc says strong Centre-states ties good for growth

Mahindra Group chairman Anand Mahindra says strong centre-state ties means Investors value predictability and stability.

11 Mar 2017 6:47 PM

BJP tampered with EVMs, have written to EC: Mayawati on UP poll loss

Mayawati challenged Modi and Amit Shah to once again conduct the election on a paper ballot if they were so sure of their victory.

11 Mar 2017 2:20 PM


UP polls: BJP, allies poised to make a clean sweep in Varanasi

As per trends available till noon, the BJP is leading by a comfortable margin in all the three urban seats it had won in 2012.

11 Mar 2017 1:30 PM

UP is a bad loss, it hurts, need hard decisions: Congress

The Congress also highlighted its performance in Punjab, where it is leading over SAD-BJP combine and AAP.

11 Mar 2017 1:28 PM

Don’t raise ‘Modi murdabad’ slogans, will defeat him politically: Rahul

The Congress vice-president states that the PM has given 60% of India’s wealth to 1% of its population at the Jaunpur rally.

19 Dec 2016 6:16 PM

Prashant Kishor, UP ministers drift apart; Congress drive falters

The state leaders are not happy at the way Prashant Kishor is running the show.

28 Nov 2016 12:56 AM

Not decided if we'll project CM face for UP polls: Amit Shah

Shah's reply came to a specific question whether BJP will project Home Minister Rajnath Singh or party MP Yogi Adityanath for the key post.

12 Nov 2016 4:41 PM