Akhilesh slams Yogi govt over rising crime against women

Lucknow: Samajwadi Party Chief and former Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister, Akhilesh Yadav on Wednesday mounted a blistering attack on the Yogi Adityanath government over the rise of crime against women. Akhilesh Yadav said... Read more »

Bhupendra Yadav tasked to pacify farmers

Arun Singh has been made the incharge of OBC morcha, Tarun Chugh of youth wing and D. Purandeshwari of minority wing. New Delhi: The Bharatiya Janata Party on Friday appointed incharges of its... Read more »

Knives out in Cong after party fares badly in Bihar

BY SYED MOZIZ IMAM  The Congress, which contested the Bihar Assembly polls on 70 seats, has failed to even reach its last performance figure of 27. After the 19-seat win, the Congress... Read more »

Akhilesh Yadav “We succeeded in exposing true face of BJP, BSP”

“My party has been successful in revealing the true face of BJP and BSP to the people. It has now been proved that the BSP is the BJP’s B-team,” Lucknow, Oct 31... Read more »

Akhilesh emerges as main challenger to BJP now

BY AMITA VERMA  The spat between the Samajwadi Party (SP) and Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) over the Rajya Sabha elections in Uttar Pradesh may have reopened the chapter of acrimony between the... Read more »

Revolt in Behenji’s camp, 5 BSP MLAs join SP

This is the first time that the BSP has faced such a major setback, and that too, from her 2019 ally, the Samajwadi Party. Lucknow, Oct 28 (IANS) In an unprecedented development, five... Read more »

Show same urgency for OBC-Dalit reservation: Stalin to Modi

In a statement issued here, Stalin said Tamil Nadu Chief Minister K Palaniswami should also exert political pressure on Modi in this regard. Chennai, Oct 26 (IANS) Prime Minister Narendra Modi should show... Read more »

Inter-faith couple arrested

The girl said she was not a minor and wanted to live with her partner who belonged to a minority community. She also produced identity cards that showed her age to be... Read more »

SP’s Ram Gopal Yadav files nomination for RS polls

“I thank the party leadership for making me its Rajya Sabha candidate for the fifth time. The people of the country and the state are unhappy. But I do not want to... Read more »

Khadse quits BJP “leaving only because of Devendra Fadnavis”

“My family and I have been humiliated for four years… I had worked hard to build up the party in the state for 40 years and this is what I had to... Read more »

Campaigning begins for seven Assembly bypolls in Uttar Pradesh

Of the seven seats, six are held by the ruling Bharatiya Janata Party and one by the Samajwadi Party. Therefore, the stakes are higher for the BJP than for other parties. Lucknow,... Read more »

Naidu should have remembered backward classes when in power: YSRCP

“Nobody will believe you (Naidu) when you promote backward classes’ leaders after losing power,” Amaravati, Oct 20 (IANS) A day after the TDP appointed backward class leader Kinjarapu Atchannaidu as the party’s state... Read more »

Akhilesh invites applications for 2022 UP Assembly polls

This, party sources said, implies that almost all the sitting MLAs of the party will be re-nominated for the next Assembly polls. Lucknow, Oct 19 (IANS) The Samajwadi Party has started preparing for... Read more »

Qualifying criteria: Hyderabad varsity students sit on hunger strike

Union members staged the hunger strike at the Administration Block to seek reimplementation of the 1:6 criteria wherein shortlisted candidates are six times the total vacant seats. Hyderabad, Oct 18 (IANS) Members of... Read more »

Veteran SP leader passes away

Darshan Singh had been representing Sefai, their native village in Etawah district, for the past 48 years as village head. He was getting elected unanimously as village head since 1972. Lucknow, Oct... Read more »

Caste politics play crucial role in Bihar election

The party issued a list of 37 candidates for the first and the second phase on Friday night, and 18 of them represent the Koiri caste and two are from the Kurmi... Read more »

Gang rape case turns out to be case of honour killing by father and brother

Her father, Krishnappa, filed a missing complaint on October 9, but on October 10 he filed a complaint of gang rape and murder. This had led to an outrage by upper caste... Read more »

Hardeep Puri, Arun Singh, Neeraj Shekhar, Laxmi Kant: BJP probables for RS

BY ANINDYA BANERJEE The BJP with its strong numbers in the state legislatures is likely to sweep the forthcoming Rajya Sabha polls in Uttar Pradesh and Uttarakhand where it is tipped to... Read more »

Samajwadi Party MP Azam Khan, his wife Tanzeen Fatima and son Abdullah Azam get bail

The three had surrendered in February before a Rampur court as their bail applications were rejected in connection with the case related to alleged forgery of Abdullah’s birth certificate. Prayagraj (Uttar Pradesh),... Read more »

SP declares 2 more candidates for UP bypolls

The Samajwadi Party had earlier announced candidates for four of the seven Uttar Pradesh Assembly seats where by-elections are to be held on November 3. Lucknow, Oct 14 (IANS) The Samajwadi Party has... Read more »