Lalmani Verma


BJP cancels Amit Shah’s visit to Agra amid protests by Dalit groups
Sat, Jul 30, 2016

The public meeting was planned in Agra because a large section of Dalits there practise Buddhism.

BJP to screen ‘patriotic’ films for public this Independence Day
Sat, Jul 30, 2016

The state unit has received instructions regarding the BJP’s campaign for the 70th year of the country’s independence, which would involve felicitating family members of freedom fighters and decorate their statues.

DP Yadav arrested: Strongman from western UP, his ‘shady past’ made Akhilesh deny him entry to SP
Fri, Jul 29, 2016

In 2007, Yadav went on to form his own party, Rashtriya Parivartan Dal (RPD), and contested 14 seats in the UP polls held that year.

BJP’s Uttar Pradesh SC Morcha in-charge quits
Mon, Jul 25, 2016

BJP’s SC Morcha state president Gautam Chaudhary claimed Deep Chand had joined BJP for “personal gains”.

Sants, religious orders need to work towards a modern India: PM Narendra Modi
Sat, Jul 23, 2016

SANTS AND the various religious orders can play a major role in making India modern and prosperous, Prime Minister Narendra Modi said

Sants at Gorakhnath Temple meet PM with a political wish: ‘make Adityanath CM face for 2017’
Sat, Jul 23, 2016

"If Adityanath is given leadership of the BJP campaign, then sants will also come out in his support," said a saint.

Gorakhpur rally: Akhilesh govt lacks power to work for UP, says Modi
Sat, Jul 23, 2016

Focussing on eastern Uttar Pradesh, Modi said his government is working to promote tourism in the region, which is visited by Buddhists.

BJP poll ploy: Separate conventions for separate voters groups
Thu, Jul 21, 2016

During the conventions, party leaders will hold discussions on the works of Narendra Modi government.

Daya Shankar Singh’s Mayawati remark gives BSP an issue to corner BJP in UP polls
Thu, Jul 21, 2016

Minutes after Mayawati raised the issue of Daya Shankar's remarks against her in the Rajya Sabha, he was first removed from the post of party state vice-president and will likely expel him from the party for six years.

Burnt by remark against Mayawati, BJP leader Dayashankar Singh was party hope for east UP
Thu, Jul 21, 2016

Singh, who may have squandered his hopes of getting a ticket from the Ballia Assembly seat, made his intemperate remarks at a felicitation ceremony organised by local workers in Mau district in eastern UP for his appointment.

Hashim Ansari, oldest litigant in Babri Masjid-Ram Janmabhoomi case, passes away
Wed, Jul 20, 2016

Hashim Ansari was suffering from heart ailments for a long time. He was 96.

Amit Shah to address Agra rally with Buddhist monk who is touring Dalit-OBC pockets
Wed, Jul 20, 2016

Viriyo had planned the yatra before sharing stage with the PM in Indore district of Madhya Pradesh to celebrate the 125th birth anniversary of B R Ambedkar earlier this year.

Uttar Pradesh elections 2016: Samajwadi Party poll campaign yet to take off
Mon, Jul 18, 2016

On March 24, SP had released a list of 142 candidates on seats where it had lost in the 2012 state elections

Uttar Pradesh polls 2017: Small parties stand up to take on big guns
Mon, Jul 18, 2016

Peace Party, QED begin talks; see in Dalits, Muslims a ‘scattered’ vote base.

Lucknow: Nitish to address BSP rebel’s rally, no call on alliance yet
Sat, Jul 16, 2016

Bihar CM is chief guest at public meet planned by R K Chaudhary on June 30

Mohan Bhagwat likely to hold ‘chai pe charcha’ with intellectuals
Thu, Jul 14, 2016

The meeting will formally end on July 15 when most of the participants will be allowed to leave the camp the same day.

Now, RSS plans meet of columnists in Lucknow who write on ‘nationalism’
Thu, Jul 14, 2016

The week-long All India executive of RSS already in progress in Kanpur

In new UP BJP team, balance of caste, dynasty
Wed, Jul 13, 2016

In the past, BJP had won maximum Assembly seats in western UP and minimum in the eastern part of state.

All India RSS meet in Kanpur: Gearing up for UP polls?
Mon, Jul 11, 2016

All the top office bearers of the RSS including its chief Mohan Bhagwat will remain present at camp, throughout the meet.

BJP asks UP MPs, MLAs to fan out beyond their seats
Mon, Jul 11, 2016

Each of these MPs will have to spend 20 days in their own constituencies besides minimum 10 days in other constituencies.

Gorakhpur gets AIIMS, Adityanath seeks credit
Sun, Jul 10, 2016

Years of Centre-state tussle ends as Akhilesh govt transfers 112 acres

Eyes on BSP votebank, Shah says Kanshi had ‘pure heart’, Maya only minting money
Sun, Jul 10, 2016

BJP announces alliance with SBSP, which claims hold over backward, Dalit voters in east UP

Anupriya Patel is minister, her mother’s faction snaps ties with BJP
Sat, Jul 09, 2016

Party spokesperson R B Singh Patel said the campaign — ‘BJP Hatao Aarakshan Bachao’ from July 26 to August 1 — would primarily focus on Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s Lok Sabha constituency.

For 2017, BJP to ally with SBSP that tied up with QED in 2014
Sat, Jul 09, 2016

BJP national president Amit Shah is likely to announce the alliance on Saturday in Mau district.

Anupriya Patel’s mother to hold anti-BJP campaign
Sat, Jul 09, 2016

Party spokesperson R B Singh Patel said the campaign — ‘BJP Hatao, Aarakashan Bachao’ from July 26 to August 1 — would primarily focus on Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s Lok Sabha constituency.

Modi Cabinet expansion: Apna Dal gets a berth, but mother-daughter tussle is on
Wed, Jul 06, 2016

A case is pending before the Allahabad High Court, with Anupriya and her mother Krishna Patel both claiming to be the national president of the party.

Modi Cabinet expansion: Apna Dal claims a berth, but mother-daughter tussle rages within
Wed, Jul 06, 2016

A case is pending before the Lucknow bench of the Allahabad High Court, with Anupriya and her mother Krishna Patel both claiming to be the national president of the party.

Modi Cabinet expansion: BJP eyes east UP seats, picks 2 more ministers from region
Wed, Jul 06, 2016

Apna Dal MP from Mirzapur, Anupriya Patel, and BJP MP from Chandauli, Mahendra Nath Pandey, were the two new faces inducted in the council of ministers from eastern UP.

Apna Dal’s Anupriya is Modi minister but who’s Dal is it anyway: her’s or her mother’s?
Tue, Jul 05, 2016

Apna Dal has its problems: it is in the throes of internal turmoil due to a feud between Anupriya and her mother, Krishna Patel.

Modi Cabinet reshuffle: 3 new ministers from UP, PM targets caste and vote banks for 2017
Tue, Jul 05, 2016

With this new induction, Uttar Pradesh has more ministers at the Centre than ever before.

UP Elections 2017: Sensing ‘defeat of some MLAs’, Mulayam orders ‘secret survey’
Mon, Jul 04, 2016

Sources said that “36 MLCs” who are known loyalists of Mulayam and Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav have been given the responsibility to conduct the survey across the 403 constituencies in 18 divisional units.

Uttar Pradesh Polls 2017: Out of the woods, Amar, Beni may get seat at SP’s high table
Mon, Jul 04, 2016

Sources in the party said that SP president Mulayam Singh Yadav has tasked general secretary Ram Gopal Yadav with drafting the new national executive, which is likely to be announced soon with some new faces.

Nitish ‘vote cutter’, will divide votes to benefit Samajwadi Party: Amit Shah in UP
Sun, Jul 03, 2016

"Nitish knows that his party can’t win even one seat in UP, but he is still moving across the state campaigning as he wants to divide votes."

Uttrakhand Congress chief seeks info from CM Rawat on 7,980 complains
Mon, Jul 11, 2016

Uttarakhand State Congress chief puts Rawat in dock over ‘no response to public complaints’

Amid chants for CM name, Amit Shah says Adityanath’s name energises UP
Sat, Jul 02, 2016

At a convention of booth presidents of BJP’s Gorakhpur regional unit in Basti district, a number of workers raised slogans demanding that Adityanath be made the BJP’s CM candidate.