EC Must Curb Rising Misuse of Religion in Politics During Polls, Says Mayawati

Except BSP, Other Parties Criminalised Politics, Pushed UP into Jungle Raj: Mayawati

In a tweet in Hindi, the Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) chief said that governments of all parties except that of the BSP are guilty of troubling the public. (File photo: PTI) Mayawati also accused her political rivals of keeping the state backward, but continuing with their ‘jumlas’ (tall claims). PTI Lucknow Last Updated:January 25, 2022, […]

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UP Polls: No Longer an SP Bastion, Azamgarh May Spring Some Surprises for Akhilesh Yadav

UP Polls: No Longer an SP Bastion, Azamgarh May Spring Some Surprises for Akhilesh Yadav

As Uttar Pradesh elections 2022 approach, one of the seats in the spotlight is Azamgarh. The seat, for long, has been considered a Samajwadi Party bastion, but that is no longer the case. A look at the result trends since the 2009 Lok Sabha elections shows BJP and BSP having made significant gains in Azamgarh. […]

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UP Polls: SP Allots Tickets to At Least 10 More Muslim Candidates in Phase 2, But Silently

UP Polls: SP Allots Tickets to At Least 10 More Muslim Candidates in Phase 2, But Silently

After giving tickets to 13 Muslims in Phase 1 seats in Uttar Pradesh elections 2022, the Samajwadi Party-RLD alliance has ‘silently’ allotted at least 10 more tickets to Muslims for Phase 2 of the polls, but has not officially declared them. Party sources said more Muslims could be allotted tickets in Phase 2 seats. This […]

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'Congress' Condition So Miserable in UP That...': Mayawati's Taunt at Priyanka Gandhi's CM Face Puzzle

‘Congress’ Condition So Miserable in UP That…’: Mayawati’s Taunt at Priyanka Gandhi’s CM Face Puzzle

Maywati said that it would be better, if people do not waste their vote by giving it to the Congress. (Image: PTI) The former UP CM termed the Congress as a party that divides the opposition votes against the BJP, and urged voters to ignore it. News18.com Last Updated:January 23, 2022, 14:24 IST FOLLOW US […]

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BSP Chief Mayawati Names 23 Muslims Out of 51 Candidates in 2nd List for Phase 2 of UP Polls, Launches New Slogan

BSP Chief Mayawati Names 23 Muslims Out of 51 Candidates in 2nd List for Phase 2 of UP Polls, Launches New Slogan

Bahujan Samaj Party chief Mayawati on Saturday released a list of 51 out of 55 candidates for the second phase of the Uttar Pradesh assembly elections. In an interesting move, the BSP has fielded 23 Muslim candidates out of 51. For the first phase, the BSP has fielded 17 Muslim candidates, which is the same […]

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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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Samajwadi Party Faces Set Back in UP, as Party Leader Shatarudra Prakash Joins BJP

UP Polls Ground Report: In Ghaziabad, It is a Battle between BJP and ex-BJP

The Ghaziabad assembly constituency, considered a safe seat for the Bharatiya Janata Party, is seeing an interesting contest unfolding ahead of the Uttar Pradesh assembly elections beginning next month. The fight here is between a minister in the Yogi Adityanath government, Atul Garg, and former BJP leader KK Shukla who recently joined the Bahujan Samaj […]

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UP, Punjab, Uttarakhand Elections 2022 LIVE Updates: Was Denied Ticket as I Couldn't Pay Bribe, Alleges Poster Girl of UP Cong Campaign

UP, Punjab, Uttarakhand Elections 2022 LIVE Updates: Was Denied Ticket as I Couldn’t Pay Bribe, Alleges Poster Girl of UP Cong Campaign

Read more by the Gautam Buddh Nagar administration. “I completed all the tasks but the ticket was pre-planned and was given to a person who came just a month back. I want to send this message to Congress leader Priyanka Gandhi that this type of work is happening on the ground. My face was used […]

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‘Tamasha Bana Diya’: BSP Worker Cries on Camera After Being Denied Poll Ticket, Says Party Asked for Rs 50 Lakh

‘Tamasha Bana Diya’: BSP Worker Cries on Camera After Being Denied Poll Ticket, Says Party Asked for Rs 50 Lakh

Bahujan Samaj Party worker Arshad Rana broke into crying on Friday after being denied a ticket in the upcoming election in Uttar Pradesh. A video of Rana sobbing and complaining about his party surfaced on social media. “Tamasha bana diya… (they made a mockery me). I never thought this would happen. You promise me a […]

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Not Three-fourth Seats, BJP Meant it Will Get 3 or 4 Seats in UP Polls: Akhilesh Yadav

Not Three-fourth Seats, BJP Meant it Will Get 3 or 4 Seats in UP Polls: Akhilesh Yadav

Yadav said in his speech after giving party membership to Maurya and others here. (File photo/AFP) Yadav also dismissed the BJP’s claim of winning three-fourth seats in the 403-member Uttar Pradesh Assembly. PTI Lucknow Last Updated:January 14, 2022, 16:19 IST FOLLOW US ON: Samajwadi Party president Akhilesh Yadav on Friday took a swipe at Chief […]

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