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Ten SP ministers face tough test

The most controversial minister in the Akhilesh government, Gayatri Prajapati, is caught in a web of circumstances.

27 Feb 2017 3:22 AM

Crucial fifth phase of UP Assembly election today

A total of 1.84 crore voters, including 96 lakh women, will decide the fate of leaders in the fray.

27 Feb 2017 1:58 AM

Breaking the caste barrier in Rajasthan politics

Though caste politics is common across India, politicians prefer to play it intensely in UP and Bihar.

27 Feb 2017 1:25 AM

UP polls: SP factions feel alliance with Congress is a liability

Three more phases with 141 seats are left in the all-important Uttar Pradesh Assembly elections.

26 Feb 2017 2:16 AM

UP 5th phase: 19 per cent of candidates have criminal records

Ninety-six have serious criminal cases of murder, attempt to murder, kidnapping and crime against women registered against them.

25 Feb 2017 6:54 AM


UP polls: Varun Gandhi makes his presence felt in absence

The conversations show that the BJP member of Parliament is more relevant in his absence than in his presence.

25 Feb 2017 12:16 AM

A ‘faceless’ battle

The BJP’s lack of a CM candidate will not hurt its prospects in the UP election.

24 Feb 2017 5:53 AM

Two SP rebels campaign to defeat Akhilesh Yadav in Assembly polls

Jheen Babu is a four-term sitting MLA from Sevta while Rampal Yadav is the SP MLA from Mehmoodabad.

19 Feb 2017 2:52 AM

All eyes on Uttar Pradesh’s prestige seats in third phase poll

Prime Minister Narendra Modi and BJP president Amit Shah have been leading the saffron brigade’s campaign.

19 Feb 2017 1:22 AM

UP House to release book on Mulayam Singh Yadav

The book will be released by Uttar Pradesh Assembly Speaker Mata Prasad Pandey and is titled Mulayam Singh Yadav 1967-2007.

18 Feb 2017 7:09 AM


Big guns boom ahead of UP’s third phase poll

PM targets Rahul, Akhilesh, Maya; faces quick backlash.

17 Feb 2017 2:14 AM

Assembly elections: 66 per cent voter turnout in UP phase 2

Polling largely peaceful; people skip voting in some seats to demand development.

16 Feb 2017 5:22 AM

Retired UP top officers now start political innings

Some are in poll fray themselves, while others are campaigning for kin, parties

15 Feb 2017 3:41 AM

Unlike Congress, we didn’t favour big businessmen, says Arun Jaitley

Jaitley said if the BJP forms a government, the Centre and state government will work together to develop the state.

15 Feb 2017 3:35 AM

Note ban is key in phase two of UP Assembly elections

Impact of demonetisation has been greatest in industrial areas of Rampur, Moradabad, Bareilly, Badaun.

15 Feb 2017 1:33 AM


Firs phase of UP polls sees 63% turnout: EC

The high-stake Assembly elections are seen as a litmus test for Prime Minister Narendra Modi's nearly three-year rule.

11 Feb 2017 7:50 AM

UP polls: Sonia Gandhi likely to campaign for candidates under Rae Bareli

Priyanka Gandhi Vadra is likely to canvas for the nominees in Amethi.

10 Feb 2017 10:00 AM

West UP voting trend to show who may take UP

The first phase of polling, which will take place on 73 Assembly seats spread over 15 districts, are extremely crucial for the BJP.

10 Feb 2017 2:32 AM

Woman fights UP polls to dodge marriage

HeVandana family initially disapproved of her decision, but now her brother Sushil has joined her campaign.

10 Feb 2017 2:24 AM

Cracks surface in SP alliance over Congress manifesto

The SP is upset with the Congress for releasing a “separate but similar manifesto”.

10 Feb 2017 1:18 AM