UP Polls Ground Report: Big Debate in Kalyan Singh’s Turf—Why Didn't Akhilesh Come to Pay Last Respects?

UP Polls Ground Report: Big Debate in Kalyan Singh’s Turf—Why Didn’t Akhilesh Come to Pay Last Respects?

Why did Akhilesh Yadav not turn up to pay his last respects to the late Kalyan Singh after he passed away in 2021? In the backyard of Babuji—as the deceased chief minister was popularly known—in Aligarh’s Atrauli area, this is an issue of debate for the February-March Uttar Pradesh assembly elections. “I do not know […]

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Exclusive | BJP Will Give Grandeur and Divinity to Mathura’s Krishna Janmabhoomi Temple: UP Minister

Exclusive | BJP Will Give Grandeur and Divinity to Mathura’s Krishna Janmabhoomi Temple: UP Minister

The Bharatiya Janata Party will give grandeur and divinity to the Krishna Janmabhoomi Temple in Mathura in line with the “Kashi model” of Prime Minister Narendra Modi, says Uttar Pradesh power minister Shrikant Sharma. “Who else apart from the BJP can do this?” the BJP’s Mathura candidate for the February-March assembly elections told CNN- News18 […]

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Uttar Pradesh Assembly Polls: Yogi Adityanath Likely to Contest from Ayodhya

Uttar Pradesh Assembly Polls: Yogi Adityanath Likely to Contest from Ayodhya

Uttar Pradesh chief minister Yogi Adityanath is likely to contest the February-March Uttar Pradesh assembly polls from the Ayodhya constituency. The decision, sources said, came after high-level meetings of the ruling Bharatiya Janata Party’s state election committee and core group in the national capital. The likely move to field Yogi Adityanath from Ayodhya is due […]

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Hare Ram, Hare Krishna & Some Holy Politics in UP: Ahead of 2022 Polls, Netas Seek Divine Intervention

Hare Ram, Hare Krishna & Some Holy Politics in UP: Ahead of 2022 Polls, Netas Seek Divine Intervention

According to Hindu mythology, Krishna once appeared in Arjuna’s dream during the Mahabharata war, with the two travelling to Mount Kailash to pay obeisance to Shiva who had granted Arjuna the Pashupati weapon. The popular saying since is that seeing Krishna in your dream is a good omen of something pleasant coming your way. Politicians […]

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