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UP Polls

UP bypolls: Mamata congratulates Akhilesh, Mayawati after easy win

The two arch-rivals had come together for the Gorakhpur and Phulpur bypolls.

14 Mar 2018 6:08 PM

Voting for second phase of Uttar Pradesh civic polls underway

The counting of votes for all phases will take place on December 1 and results too will be declared on that day.

26 Nov 2017 9:42 AM

Congress hits back, says Mulayam Singh Yadav behind UP loss

Yadav also came under fire from the BJP Monday for his comments Sunday against the Prime Minister.

09 May 2017 3:28 AM

Will form new front if Akhilesh doesn't give up SP leadership: Shivpal

Samajwadi Party contested the polls under Akhilesh's leadership but suffered a humiliating defeat at the hands of the BJP.

03 May 2017 4:58 PM

SP identifies insiders who opposed official nominees, indulged in indiscipline

Akhilesh Yadav is continuously reviewing the poll results and in the process, he met the candidates and leaders of the party.

03 Apr 2017 9:07 PM


‘I’m not giving up hope for Congress in 2019’

Mr Tharoor laughs off the call to be nominated as the UPA’s prime ministerial contender in 2019.

24 Mar 2017 2:12 AM

Are safeguards possible to prevent theocracy?

Much of the angst against Adityanath is drawn from the colonial “brown sahib” culture of political correctness.

22 Mar 2017 2:26 AM

Sunday Interview: 'The Congress will determinedly fight for India’s core values'

Mr Gandhi plans to rebuild the Congress organisationally and win back the support of the sections that we have lost.

19 Mar 2017 2:30 AM

Hold all-party meet to discuss EVM 'tampering' issue, Mamata tells EC

Incidentally, Mayawati has accused BJP of murdering democracy, saying that tampering of EVMs was responsible for her party's poor show.

17 Mar 2017 7:44 PM

Political parties spent over Rs 5,500 cr on UP poll campaign alone: study

‘Every vote cast in UP involved a cost of about Rs 750, which is highest in the country,’ the survey noted.

17 Mar 2017 1:55 PM


BJP victory 'fraud', 'dishonest': Mayawati to move court against EVM 'tampering'

BSP, which had 80 MLAs in the outgoing Assembly, managed to win just 19 seats in the 403-member House.

15 Mar 2017 2:22 PM

'Speculation': Rajnath Singh on being considered for UP CM

After an astounding victory in the Assembly polls, BJP is in the process of deciding the CM candidate for the politically crucial state.

15 Mar 2017 12:35 PM

UP Polls: 5 of 8 kin of former CMs, PM win mandate

In all there were seven candidates, who had direct link with outgoing chief minister Akhilesh Yadav or other former chief ministers.

13 Mar 2017 2:51 PM

Modi’s sweep may come at high cost

It is an old card that the BJP cannot resist playing in any election in the Hindi heartland.

13 Mar 2017 2:01 AM

If BJP can uplift UP, all of India will gain

The Narendra Modi performance juggernaut can be rolled out uniformly across the state.

13 Mar 2017 1:46 AM


Kingmaker no more: Prashant Kishor takes a hit

Kishor's tactics failed, and now, he is being partly held responsible for one Congress' biggest electoral defeats.

12 Mar 2017 9:52 AM

Amit Shah emerges as the most successful BJP chief

Reaching out to non-Jatav Dalits and non-Yadav OBCs, Mr Shah’s strategy also included tapping the youth and women voters.

12 Mar 2017 3:02 AM

How Modi won over Varanasi

Mr Modi made a conscious effort to reach out to all sections of society.

12 Mar 2017 2:00 AM

Chanakya’s View: BJP’s triumph holds key lessons for Opp.

For the Opposition to the BJP, the time has come to smell the coffee.

12 Mar 2017 1:54 AM

Huge boost for Modi; a big jolt to SP, BSP

The party may expect to be transformed wholly in their image ahead of the 2019 Lok Sabha contest.

12 Mar 2017 1:46 AM