Rahul “SP, BSP caused immense damage to UP”

Badaun, April 18 (IANS) Congress President Rahul Gandhi on Thursday attacked the Samajwadi Party (SP) and the Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP), saying they are scared of Prime Minister Narendra Modi and they caused... Read more »

Arch-rival Mulayam-Mayawati’s joint rally in Mainpuri

Mainpuri, April 19 (IANS) Samajwadi Party founder Mulayam Singh Yadav and Bahujan Samaj Party chief Mayawati will share a stage at a joint rally of the SP-BSP-RLD alliance in Uttar Pradesh’s Mainpuri on... Read more »

Mayawati “Fair polls are impossible with Yogi’s actions”

Lucknow, April 18 (IANS) BSP chief Mayawati on Thursday said it was impossible to hold free and fair Lok Sabha elections if Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath kept visiting temples and houses... Read more »

Mayawati “EC is ignoring the code violation by BJP”

Lucknow, April 18 (IANS) Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) supremo Mayawati has alleged that the Election Commission was turning a blind eye to “blatant violation of the model code of conduct” by Uttar Pradesh... Read more »

Mahendra Nath “SP-BSP alliance no threat to BJP”

BY VIVEK TRIPATHI  Lucknow, April 17 (IANS) The Uttar Pradesh unit of the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) does not see the SP-BJP alliance in the state as a “threat” to it in the... Read more »

BSP candidate abuses Raj Babbar on news channel

Lucknow, April 16 (IANS) The crackdown against four leaders by the Election Commission for making hate speeches seems to have had little impact on other contestants. Hours after the EC’s action against Yogi... Read more »

EC ban on Mayawati: SC refuses relief

New Delhi, April 16 (IANS) The Supreme Court on Tuesday refused to entertain a plea by BSP supremo Mayawati against the Election Commission’s 48 hour ban on her from canvassing in the Lok... Read more »

Mayawati accused the UP administration of preventing Dalits from casting their vote

Lucknow, April 13, BSP national president Mayawati today accused the Uttar Pradesh administration of preventing Dalits from casting their vote in the first phase of elections on Thursday. She also alleged EVM malfunctioning... Read more »

Mayawati “Attempt is being made to create hatred between Ali, Bajrangbali”

Lucknow, April 13,Bahujan Samaj Party president Mayawati regretted on Saturday that an attempt was being made to create hatred between the followers of Bajrangbali and Ali. In a tweet on the occasion... Read more »

What makes 2019 polls in western UP different for BJP

April 12 (IANS), As polling for eight Lok Sabha seats in western Uttar Pradesh concluded on Thursday, the advantage to the ruling BJP does not seem as enhanced as it was five... Read more »

Now, Prakash Ambedkar gives the jitters to Congress-BJP in Solapur

By Quaid Najmi Solapur (Maharashtra), Apr 12 (IANS): For a change, in the Solapur Lok Sabha constituency, traditional rivals – Sushilkumar Shinde (Congress) and Mahaswami Jaisiddheshwar Shivacharya (Bharatiya Janata Party) – are worried about... Read more »

Karnataka’s caste conundrum makes LS fight even-steven

New Delhi, April 12 (IANS) Karnataka’s caste combinations are such placed that apart from the two dominant communities Lingayats and Vokkaligas, the political fortunes of any of the parties are difficult to... Read more »

Yogi’s Latest Agenda is to Communalise the Dalits

Muzaffarnagar, April 10, Bringing his divisive agenda to the fore, Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath accused the Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) chief Mayawati of insulting the dalits and their leaders Dr.... Read more »

Mayawati “Advani’s remarks are a reality check on the functioning of the Modi govt”

April 6, BSP president Mayawati on Saturday said senior BJP leader L K Advani’s remarks in a blog post were a “reality check” on the functioning of the BJP government led by... Read more »

SP manifesto promises Rs 3,000/month to poor women

Lucknow, April 5 (IANS) Samajwadi Party (SP) President Akhilesh Yadav on Friday released his party’s manifesto for the Lok Sabha elections promising Rs 3,000 per month to women from poor families under the... Read more »

Mayawati “Country groaning under undeclared Emergency”

Lucknow, April 5 (IANS) Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) leader Mayawati on Friday hit out at Prime Minister Narendra Modi, saying the people of India were suffering under his government’s “undeclared Emergency”. “During Indira... Read more »

It is myth that dalits were always disrespected in India

Dalits constitute about 20 per cent of the population of India. I had written an article The Caste System in India, which was published on my blog Satyam Bruyat, but thought it necessary to develop... Read more »

Dalit Leader Prakash Ambedkar booked for threatening Election Commission

Prakash Ambedkar, grandson of Babasaheb Ambedkar and Bharipa Bahujan MahasanghChief has on Thursday booked for threatening the Election Commission. While addressing a poll rally in Maharashtra‘s Yavatmal on Wednesday early this week, he has threatened... Read more »

Call to PM Modi to act against CVC over Dalit ‘insult’

Credits:telegraphindia.comActivist-lawyer Prashant Bhushan on Thursday urged Prime Minister Narendra Modi to show sincerity in protecting the rights of Scheduled Castes and Scheduled Tribes by taking disciplinary action against central vigilance commissioner K.V.... Read more »

Madras HC says legal support to poor lacking

April 4 (IANS) Acquitting three Dalit men in a girl child rape-cum-murder case, the Madras High Court has noted a lack of availability of good legal support for the poor. “This is a... Read more »