Kairana Incident Will Be Repeated in Uttar Pradesh If SP Is Voted to Power: Minister Sanjeev Balyan

Kairana Incident Will Be Repeated in Uttar Pradesh If SP Is Voted to Power: Minister Sanjeev Balyan

Sanjeev Balyan, Union minister and prominent Jat face of Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP), warned people of Uttar Pradesh that communal riots like the 2013 Kairana incident would be repeated, if Samajwadi Party is voted to power. Speaking to news18.com over the relevance of Kairana in the assembly polls, with both Union home minister Amit Shah […]

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AIMIM Joins Battle for UP as Owaisi Launches Bhagidari Parivartan Morcha, Promises 2 CMs

AIMIM Joins Battle for UP as Owaisi Launches Bhagidari Parivartan Morcha, Promises 2 CMs

The All India Majlis-e-Ittehadul Muslimeen (AIMIM) led by Asaduddin Owaisi, has launched a new front, Bhagidari Parivartan Morcha, comprising parties with a support base among Muslims, Other Backward Classes (OBCs) and Dalits for the upcoming Assembly polls in Uttar Pradesh. According to Owaisi, if the Bhagidari Parivartan Morcha wins the elections, it will have two […]

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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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To Prevent Vote Consolidation Against BJP, RSS-linked Muslim Rashtriya Manch Makes 'Brighter Future' Pitch in UP

To Prevent Vote Consolidation Against BJP, RSS-linked Muslim Rashtriya Manch Makes ‘Brighter Future’ Pitch in UP

Consider welfare schemes for Muslims by Narendra Modi and Yogi Adityanath governments, leave behind 70 years of “bonded slavery” by other parties, and look beyond being seen as vote banks: this is the appeal made by the Muslim Rashtriya Manch to mobilise Muslims in poll-bound Uttar Pradesh to vote for the BJP. An organisation associated […]

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Even as Yogi Pitches 80% vs 20% Debate, SP Plans Fewer Tickets to Muslims, Especially in West UP

Even as Yogi Pitches 80% vs 20% Debate, SP Plans Fewer Tickets to Muslims, Especially in West UP

Even as Uttar Pradesh (UP) chief minister Yogi Adityanath’s recent statement that election 2022 is a fight between the 80% and 20% indicated that the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) is in no mood to give up its reliance on Hindutva, rival Samajwadi Party (SP) is set to opt for fewer Muslim candidates, especially in the […]

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