Two women from Telugu states make it to Nadda’s team

Former president of BJP’s Telangana unit K. Laxman has also found a place in J. P. Nadda’s team. Laxman, a former legislator, has been appointed OBC Morcha president. Hyderabad, Sep 27 (IANS) Two... Read more »

BJP demands sacking of AP minister for his comments

The firebrand YSRCP leader said people should not ask visitors into which caste they were born? Which religion they belong to? Amaravati: Andhra Pradesh Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) workers have demanded the sacking... Read more »

Can ignoring old loyalists hurt BJP in Bihar?

Sources have said that such random appointment may hurt the morale of old loyalists, who being strongly connected with grass root workers and actual voters of the party have capacity to bring... Read more »

SP and Congress raise issue of suicides due to unemployment in Rajya Sabha

Yadav demanded that Rs 15,000 per month be provided to the people who have lost jobs. New Delhi, Sep 15 (IANS) Samajwadi party MP Ramgopal Yadav and Congress leader Anand Sharma on Tuesday... Read more »

Over 4 crore scholarships given to students belonging to the economically weaker sections of minority communities

The Ministry implements various welfare schemes for the socioeconomic and educational empowerment of six Centrally notified minority communities, namely the Buddhists, Christians, Jains, Muslims, Parsis and Sikhs. New Delhi, Sep 15 (IANS) ... Read more »

Congress fights Congress ahead of UP polls

The leaders, in their WhatsApp group, hurled allegations at the UPCC chief, accusing him of ignoring upper castes and promoting OBCs in the party. Lucknow: As the countdown begins for the Uttar... Read more »

SP youth wing lathi-charged for protesting on NEET, JEE

As the Samajwadi student leaders and workers marched to Raj Bhawan, a heavy deployment was made in the area and as soon as the activists began the demonstration, police tried to push... Read more »

SP legislators stage protest outside UP Assembly

Wearing red masks, the SP MLAs held up placards with slogans against the state government. Lucknow: Samajwadi Party legislators staged a dharna outside the Uttar Pradesh Vidhan Sabha on Thursday morning to... Read more »

Akhilesh “Lord Ram doesn’t belong to BJP alone”

The Samajwadi Party president attacked the Yogi Adityanath government on the Lakhimpur Kheri incident, where a minor girl was raped and brutally murdered. Etawah (Uttar Pradesh): Samajwadi Party president Akhilesh Yadav has... Read more »

19 kids rescued in UP, 9 traffickers held

“Human trafficking is an organized crime and it is matter of investigation that how big their network is. However, 9 traffickers have been arrested and 19 rescued children are being given counselling.”... Read more »

Congress leaders in UP push for Brahmin CM candidate

With Samajwadi Party and Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) trying to outdo each other by announcing installation of Parshuram statues in Lucknow — each bigger than the other — the Congress feels that... Read more »

Railway officials’ wards shine in civil services exam

Out of the 829 candidates, 304 are from general category, 78 from Economically Weaker Sections (EWS), 251 from Other Backward Classes (OBC), 129 from Schedule Castes and 67 from Schedule Tribe category.... Read more »

Pradeep Singh tops 2019 civil services exam

According to UPSC, a total of 829 candidates have been selected for various civil services through the 2019 edition of the exam. UPSC said that out of the 829 candidates, 304 are... Read more »

Political parties holding virtual rallies ahead of upcoming Bihar assembly polls

On August 7, Bihar chief minister and Janata Dal (United) president Nitish Kumar will address his first political virtual rally in the state. Patna, July 6 (IANS) Amid the coronavirus pandemic, all... Read more »

Madras HC should rule fast on OBC quota in medical seats

The state government has challenged the high court’s June 22 order declining any interim order on the OBC quota row. It had adjourned the matter till July 9, citing that a petition... Read more »

Opposition attacks Yogi over Kanpur killing

This incident is proof of the fact that there is no government in the state. It is jungle raj where even the police is not safe,” Lucknow, July 3 (IANS) Opposition parties... Read more »

Dimple wishes Akhilesh on birthday

She asked party workers to use the occasion to help the poor and the needy. “This is what the party president also wants,” she stated. Lucknow, July 1 (IANS) Samajwadi Party president... Read more »

SP workers lathi-charged in Lucknow

Over a dozen of SP workers, including members of the youth wing, had gathered outside the UP assembly on Friday with placards to protest over the hike in fuel prices. Lucknow, June... Read more »

Congress drafts senior leaders in states to strengthen party

The Congress has also decided to tap another community — the Bilivas in Karnataka who are involved in toddy tapping, are similar to the Backward Classes and are in traditional occupations in... Read more »

Senior Samajwadi Party leader tests positive for Covid-19

Chaudhary (67) is the second SP leader to test coronavirus positive. Former MP Dharmendra Yadav had tested corona positive earlier this month and he has fully recovered now. Lucknow, June 23 (IANS)... Read more »