Aparna Yadav or Rita Joshi's Son? As Lucknow Cantt Battle Intensifies, Sitting BJP MLA Remains Hopeful

Aparna Yadav or Rita Joshi’s Son? As Lucknow Cantt Battle Intensifies, Sitting BJP MLA Remains Hopeful

As the UP assembly elections draw close, Lucknow Cantt has emerged as a hot seat for various contenders though the BJP has been tight-lipped about who its face will be from the high-profile area. One of the five constituencies of Lucknow, Lucknow Cantt is considered a safe bet for the BJP as they have been […]

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Ready to Contest Against Yogi Adityanath in Gorakhpur, Talks On With Parties, Says Kafeel Khan

Ready to Contest Against Yogi Adityanath in Gorakhpur, Talks On With Parties, Says Kafeel Khan

Paediatrician Dr Kafeel Khan, whose name surfaced in the 2017 BRD Medical college tragedy in which several children died allegedly for lack of oxygen, said on Tuesday that he may contest against Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath from Gorakhpur if any party supports him. Dr Khan was terminated from the service on November 9 […]

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After Jitin Prasada, is RPN Singh Jumping Ship to BJP? Buzz of Congress Heavyweight's Switch Gathers Steam

After Jitin Prasada, is RPN Singh Jumping Ship to BJP? Buzz of Congress Heavyweight’s Switch Gathers Steam

In yet another blow for the Congress, which is struggling to keep its house in order ahead of assembly elections, Congress heavyweight and former minister RPN Singh may soon be switching over to the BJP, sources have told News18. Singh, the party’s Jharkhand in-charge, has off late been sidelined in the Congress and fallen off […]

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SP-RLD, BSP Muslim Candidate Count in West UP A Repeat of 2017; Direct Fight May Help BJP Again

SP-RLD, BSP Muslim Candidate Count in West UP A Repeat of 2017; Direct Fight May Help BJP Again

In an action replay of the 2017 Uttar Pradesh assembly elections, 13 Muslim candidates from the Samajwadi Party-Rashtriya Lok Dal (SP-RLD) alliance and 17 from the Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) will contest for the 58 seats in the Phase 1 of February 10 election in West UP where the Muslim population is on the higher […]

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Karhal: SP Bastion Since '93 That Went to BJP Once in 2002; All About Seat Akhilesh is Contesting From

Karhal: SP Bastion Since ’93 That Went to BJP Once in 2002; All About Seat Akhilesh is Contesting From

Samajwadi Party chief Akhilesh Yadav will contest his first-ever assembly elections from Karhal constituency in Uttar Pradesh, announced the party on Thursday. The assembly constituency is a stronghold of the Samajwadi Party, and is under Mainpuri Lok Sabha constituency known to be ‘Neta ji’ Mulayam Singh Yadav’s turf. Akhilesh is an MP from Azamgarh seat. […]

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Jat-Muslim Fault Lines Re-Emerge in Traditional RLD Seat; Candidates Changed in Two Constituencies

Jat-Muslim Fault Lines Re-Emerge in Traditional RLD Seat; Candidates Changed in Two Constituencies

The Jat Mahasabha has said it will not back the SP-RLD combine if a Jat leader does not get the ticket. (Twitter File Photo) The cadre has been camping at RLD chief Jayant Chaudhary’s house in Delhi that a Jat leader should contest from Siwalkhas instead of SP candidate and former MLA Gulam Mohammad. News18.com […]

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OBC Quota Stir: Bhim Army Chief Chandrashekhar Azad, Others Detained in Bhopal

Gorakhpur Set for Big Battle as Bhim Army’s Chandrashekhar Azad to Challenge Yogi Adityanath in Upcoming UP Polls

Bhim Army chief Chandrashekhar Azad. (File photo: PTI) Aazad was until recently in talks with the Akhilesh Yadav-led Samajwadi Party for a tie-up to contest the polls but was offered only two seats by it. News18.com Last Updated:January 20, 2022, 14:22 IST FOLLOW US ON: Prominent Dalit face Chandra Shekhar Aazad will fight the Uttar […]

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Exclusive | Ahead of Polls, BJP Ropes in Advaita Kala, Kanchan Gupta for 180-Page Booklet on Yogi Govt's Success

Exclusive | Ahead of Polls, BJP Ropes in Advaita Kala, Kanchan Gupta for 180-Page Booklet on Yogi Govt’s Success

The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) may have been the strongest player in the digital arena ahead of the assembly polls but its focus on door-to-door campaigning in the state to woo voters has been no less. Sources suggest that the BJP will distribute a booklet titled ‘Uttar Pradesh, Kahani Badlav Ki’, focusing mainly on the […]

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BJP MLAs from Other States to be Deployed in Every UP District to Support Yogi Adityanath’s Poll Campaign

BJP MLAs from Other States to be Deployed in Every UP District to Support Yogi Adityanath’s Poll Campaign

To ensure Yogi Adityanath returns to power, BJP has strategised to rope in MLAs from neighbouring states of Uttar Pradesh who will lend crucial support to all contestants in the upcoming assembly election. According to sources, one MLA from each neighbouring state of UP will be deployed with every BJP nominee contesting the polls. To […]

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BJP Starts Deliberations Over Virtual Rallies in Case EC Bans Large Gatherings in UP Amid Omicron Surge

Latest Tech to Training Lakhs of Workers: BJP Gearing Up Digitally for UP Polls Amidst Covid Surge

BJP in Uttar Pradesh is planning 3D Studio Mix Technology and audio conferencing to reach maximum people ‘digitally’ amidst anticipation that big physical rallies and road shows may be restricted by the Election Commission of India (ECI) in wake of the rising Covid-19 cases. Senior party leaders have discussed the ‘digital strategy’ with the BJP […]

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