Lalmani Verma


Nitish Kumar’s UP 2017 path travels through OBC-dominated areas, BJP footprint
Fri, Jun 24, 2016

Nitish, who has already addressed two rallies in Varanasi recently, will address a political convention in OBC dominated Phoolpur area of Allahabad district on July 16.

BJP directive to district units: ‘Report each migration from across Uttar Pradesh, regardless of the reason’
Fri, Jun 24, 2016

The directive comes in the backdrop of the recent Kairana “exodus” episode, with BJP MP Hukum Singh alleging that over 300 Hindu families have migrated to other places due to extortion threats from “a particular community”.

Why Shivpal Yadav is the second most important person in SP after Mulayam
Thu, Jun 23, 2016

Shivpal is the younger brother of Mulayam and he holds important portfolios in the state government like PWD, Irrigation, Cooperatives and Revenue.

Swami Prasad Maurya quits BSP, says Mayawati auctioning tickets
Thu, Jun 23, 2016

Prasad has blamed party chief Mayawati for taking money for tickets. He said he was feeling 'suffocated'.

UP tax department denies permission to bring sandstones for Ram temple
Wed, Jun 22, 2016

The department has cited the “status quo” ordered by the Supreme Court at the disputed site for denying the permission.

Ayodhya and Kairana high on Sangh Parivar’s UP strategy
Wed, Jun 22, 2016

BJP MP Yogi Adityanath recently remarked that no one can stop a Ram temple from being constructed in Ayodhya.

Muslim girls in Varanasi to get trained in yoga
Mon, Jun 20, 2016

The Muslim girls are all students of SIRA, which receives financial assistance from the Centre for imparting training in embroidery and other crafts using software technology.

VHP survey on ‘decreasing’ Hindu numbers in Uttar Pradesh
Mon, Jun 20, 2016

In most of these areas — Meerut, Muzaffarnagar, Saharanpur, Sambhal, Shamli, Amroha, Bijnor and Rampur — Hindu population has come down from 15 per cent to 8 per cent, claimed VHP.

PM Modi to mark Skill India anniversary at IIT Kanpur
Sun, Jun 19, 2016

BJP Mahanagar president Surendra Maithani said that it will be the PM’s first visit to Kanpur after taking charge.

‘RSS inspired’ outfit offers a to-do list for young girls, warns against ‘love jihad’
Sat, Jun 18, 2016

The women’s outfit, one Rashtra Sevika Samiti, concluded its training camp on the campus of a college run by an RSS wing, Vidya Bharti, in Kanpur Wednesday.

2017 polls: Shah to launch BJP campaign in Uttarakhand on June 25
Fri, Jun 17, 2016

According to party state president Ajay Bhatt, Shah will also launch the BJP’s Uttarakhand campaign for 2017 Assembly polls.

Over dinner, Amit Shah tells MPs: 2017 UP win will pave way for 2019 success
Wed, Jun 15, 2016

The MPs were directed to hold mass contact programmes, publicise welfare schemes of the Centre and help people avail their benefits.

Kairana row: Hukum Singh – Lawyer, MP, and now author of ‘exodus’ in UP
Wed, Jun 15, 2016

As the BJP candidate, he contested — and won — from Kairana in 1996, 2002, 2007 and 2012. Having lost the 2009 Lok Sabha election as a BJP nominee, he won in 2014 riding the Modi wave.

Allahabad: It’s only a beginning, BJP MP promises more lists of exodus from other areas
Tue, Jun 14, 2016

The BJP has presented Kairana as an administrative and governance failure of the Samajwadi Party government in Uttar Pradesh.

UP campaign kicks off: Narendra Modi talks ‘vikas’, Amit Shah ‘exodus’ in Kairana
Tue, Jun 14, 2016

While Modi kept his speech focused on the need for “vikas”, BJP national president Amit Shah slammed the UP government on reports of “exodus” of Hindus from Kairana.

BJP to intensify stir against ‘Hindu exodus’ in UP, CM Akhilesh calls claim a lie
Tue, Jun 14, 2016

The BJP top leadership is learnt to have directed party leaders in Uttar Pradesh to intensify the agitation and raise the issue in other parts of the state as well.

RSS forms special teams; ABVP goes to coaching centres, colleges; all back BJP’s ‘parivartan rally’
Mon, Jun 13, 2016

The RSS has engaged its volunteers to mobilise people for the 'parivartan rally' as the party wants as many people as possible to listen to the Prime Minister.

On Day 1 of BJP’s executive meet, Amit Shah unveils UP plan: economy, soft Hindutva
Mon, Jun 13, 2016

BJP is likely to involve a strong focus on the party’s development agenda for the state, hard-hitting critique of the Akhilesh Yadav government’s purported failures, especially on the law and order front, and a soft Hindutva focus.

BJP to brainstorm strategy for five poll-bound states, special focus on Uttar Pradesh
Sun, Jun 12, 2016

Monday’s rally will be a formal launch of party’s pre-poll campaign.

Uttarakhand: Cong nominee Pradeep Tamta wins RS seat with PDF support, BJP ‘not disappointed’
Sun, Jun 12, 2016

The election for the sole Rajya Sabha seat from Uttarakhand, which had fallen vacant after BJP leader Tarun Vijay’s term expired, did not witness cross-voting.

Love jihad is Arab nations’ conspiracy: Sadhvi Prachi
Sat, Jun 11, 2016

She appealed to Hindu families to protect their daughters and bring daughters-in-law from other religions.

UP’s Rajya Sabha vote: Parties protect their own flocks, poach each others
Fri, Jun 10, 2016

Polling for 11 Rajya Sabha seats from UP is scheduled at the Vidhan Bhawan complex on Saturday.

Uttar Pradesh RS polls: 12th candidate missing in action, husband on job to work numbers
Fri, Jun 10, 2016

Preeti Mahapatra, who forced a contest in Rajya Sabha polls in Uttar Pradesh, had left Lucknow within hours of filing papers as an Independent candidate.

In BJP strategy for 2017 UP polls, a 10-man panel at every booth
Fri, Jun 10, 2016

UP has around 1.38 lakh polling booths and BJP has so far formed booth committees —with at least 10 members including one president, three vice-presidents and two secretaries — at around 1.07 lakh booths.

A defensive Mulayam Singh asks MLAs to launch offensive against BJP
Thu, Jun 09, 2016

Directs them not to leave Lucknow till RS polls, have dinner at party headquarters

Samajwadi Party ‘goons’ encroaching public properties enjoy UP govt’s patronage: Amit Shah
Wed, Jun 08, 2016

Addressing a meeting of BJP’s booth unit presidents of Braj region in Kasganj district, Amit Shah said that the Akhikesh Yadav government was not ashamed even after the Mathura incident.

For Narendra Modi’s Allahabad rally, BJP targets 1 lakh youths
Mon, Jun 06, 2016

Overall, BJP is expecting a crowd of around 4 lakh at the rally, among which at least one lakh would be youths.

Mathura clashes: Amit Shah demands resignation of senior SP minister Shivpal Yadav
Sun, Jun 05, 2016

“If even a little bit of self-respect is left in Netaji (Mulayam), he should get minister Shivpal Yadav to resign immediately,” Shah said in Kanpur.

Lucknow: BJP chief Amit Shah out to woo SC workers 
Fri, Jun 03, 2016

Shah will start the programme with meeting Dalits after addressing over 20,000 booth level workers in Kanpur on June 4.

Why BJP-supported ‘12th man’ can play spoiler for Kapil Sibal
Thu, Jun 02, 2016

With nomination papers of all 12 candidates being found valid after scrutiny Wednesday, polling will be held on June 11 to fill 11 vacant RS seats from UP.

In Preeti Mahapatra’s Rajya Sabha candidature, litmus test for other party MLAs eyeing 2017 BJP ticket
Thu, Jun 02, 2016

Mahapatra, who heads an NGO, Krishnaleela Foundation in Gujarat, had filed her nomination with support of the BJP

Preeti Mahapatra nomination in UP for Rajya Sabha: a spoiler for Congress’ Sibal?
Wed, Jun 01, 2016

Had Preeti Mahapatra not entered in the fray, Sibal would have been certain of a Rajya Sabha seat.

Uproot SP, power BJP: Amit Shah in UP
Wed, Jun 01, 2016

“The path for the Modi government to return to power at the Centre will again pass through UP,” he said.

UP Rajya Sabha nominations: BJP springs an independent surprise
Wed, Jun 01, 2016

Preeti’s NGO, Krishnaleela Foundation, is engaged in social work in tribal and backward areas and built 12,840 toilets in Navsari last year.

Amit Shah For UP’s 100% development, give 100% power to BJP: at Kisan maharally
Wed, Jun 01, 2016

Shah said the Modi government with absolute majority would not have been possible if UP had not elected 73 BJP MPs.

Sardar Patel Kisan Mahasammelan: Amit Shah to dine with Dalits
Tue, May 31, 2016

Earlier this month, Shah had taken a holy dip with Dalit sadhus in Kshipra river at Kumbh in Ujjain.