UP Assembly Polls 2022: BSP Fields SC Candidates Against Akhilesh Yadav, Shivpal Yadav

UP Assembly Polls 2022: BSP Fields SC Candidates Against Akhilesh Yadav, Shivpal Yadav

File pic: SP chief Akhilesh Yadav with uncle Shivpal Yadav in Lucknow. (File Photo: Twitter/ @yadavakhiles) Apart from the two candidates, the party also declared 51 other names for the third phase of the UP Assembly elections. PTI Lucknow Last Updated:January 27, 2022, 21:40 IST FOLLOW US ON: The BSP on Thursday fielded Scheduled Castes […]

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Samajwadi Party Picks Nominee for Ayodhya Polls, Other Parties Ponder Over Candidates

Samajwadi Party Picks Nominee for Ayodhya Polls, Other Parties Ponder Over Candidates

With the Samajwadi Party nominating old hand Pawan Pandey on the Ayodhya seat, all eyes are on the BJP which is yet to name its candidate for the high-profile constituency after buzz on Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath stopped with the party fielding him from the Gorakhpur Urban seat. The BSP and Congress are also yet […]

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Dozens Join BJP in Jammu, J-K Party Chief Says it Shows Public Support for Party

I’m Very Much a BJP Worker, Says Party MP and Daughter of UP Minister Who Joined SP

Talking to reporters, Sanghamitra Maurya exuded confidence that the BJP will win all six assembly seats of the Budaun district. (Image: PTI/File) Polling in Budaun and other neighbouring assembly seats will be held in the second phase of elections on February 14. PTI Budaun Last Updated:January 25, 2022, 19:21 IST FOLLOW US ON: Budaun’s BJP […]

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Assembly Elections 2022 LIVE Updates: AAP's Raghav Chadha Alleges CM Channi Involved in Illegal Sand Mining, to Meet Punjab Guv

Assembly Elections 2022 LIVE Updates: AAP’s Raghav Chadha Alleges CM Channi Involved in Illegal Sand Mining, to Meet Punjab Guv

Read more polls, and would get two-third majority. He also hinted at a post-poll alliance, if needed. The Samajwadi Party has urged the Election Commission to stop the opinion polls from being aired on some news channels with immediate effect. In a letter to the chief election commissioner, the party claimed that airing of the […]

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Battleground Uttar Pradesh: Will SP Give Rampur Ticket to Azam Khan's Son Abdullah?

Battleground Uttar Pradesh: Will SP Give Rampur Ticket to Azam Khan’s Son Abdullah?

Even as the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) has declared Akash Saxena – considered the person behind the first information reports (FIRs) against Samajwadi Party leader Azam Khan, his son Abdullah Azam Khan and wife – as the candidate from Uttar Pradesh’s Rampur, Abdullah Azam Khan is out on bail after spending 23 months in jail. […]

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UP Polls: Congress Nominee from Bareilly Cantt Joins SP, to Contest from Same Seat

UP Polls: Congress Nominee from Bareilly Cantt Joins SP, to Contest from Same Seat

Days after the Congress named her as its candidate from the Bareilly Cantt assembly seat in Uttar Pradesh, Supriya Aron on Saturday joined the Samajwadi Party which fielded her from the same constituency. Supriya Aron, a former mayor of Bareilly, joined the Samajwadi Party along with her husband and former Congress MP Pravin Singh Aron. […]

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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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UP Polls: Projecting a Divide in the Yadav Family like in 2017, BJP Tries to Hit SP Where It Hurts Most

UP Polls: Projecting a Divide in the Yadav Family like in 2017, BJP Tries to Hit SP Where It Hurts Most

After losing three ministers and half a dozen other MLAs to the Samajwadi Party, the BJP is now trying to hit the Yadav clan’s ‘unity’ in an effort to remind people of the situation in 2017 when the bitter divide inside the family had been laid bare. Mulayam Singh Yadav’s daughter-in-law Aparna Yadav joined the […]

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Amid Mass Defections, Mayawati Calls SP 'anti-Dalit' Party

Amid Mass Defections, Mayawati Calls SP ‘anti-Dalit’ Party

AAs several leaders from the BJP shifted allegiance to the Samajwadi Party (SP) saying it worked for the Dalits and backward classes, BSP supremo Mayawati on Saturday pooh-poohed the claim saying the party’s past record shows its “anti-Dalit” approach. Mayawati also clarified that she would not contest the Assembly elections, but take the legislative council […]

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Akhilesh Trying to Run the Show with Help of Others: UP Minister on Defections by BJP Leaders

‘Not Anymore’: Akhilesh Shuts Doors for BJP Defectors; Takes Swipe at Adityanath for Being Fielded from Gorakhpur

Samajwadi Party chief Akhilesh Yadav on Saturday said BJP MLAs or ministers will no longer be taken into his party, a day after five BJP MLAs and Apna Dal (Sonelal) legislator joined the SP. Taking a jibe at the BJP’s decision to field Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath from the Gorakhpur constituency, he said […]

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