Lalmani Verma


Varanasi: Ahead of Japan PM visit, a ‘special’ Swachh drive
Sun, Nov 29, 2015

For this, the corporation has divided Varanasi city into five zones and 90 wards, with the cleanliness campaign set to begin in all the municipal wards from December 1.

BJP’s advice: Aamir Khan should visit his village in Hardoi to witness love and harmony
Fri, Nov 27, 2015

Aamir left the village at an early age and joined Bollywood, but people there still believe in ‘Ganga-Jamuni tehzeeb’, said the BJP leader.

Congress creating propaganda: BJP
Fri, Nov 27, 2015

The BJP spokesperson said that the Congress while opposing BJP started opposing Government of India and presently it was working to defame the nation.

Under SP, UP has become ‘rape pradesh’: Sakshi Maharaj
Mon, Nov 23, 2015

Unnao Sakshi Maharaj Sunday accused Samajwadi Party leaders of “boosting the morale of criminals” through their remarks.

PM Narendra Modi to take Shinzo Abe to Varanasi in December
Mon, Nov 23, 2015

Varanasi Additional District Magistrate Om Prakash Chaubey confirmed to The Indian Express that the administration had received a tentative protocol of the one-day visit by the two PMs.

At Kashi Vishwanath, saree is new dress code for foreign women
Mon, Nov 23, 2015

On an average, 60,000 devotees visit the temple every day with around five per cent of them being foreigners.

UP Organisational polls: BJP to do away with ballot paper, elect by ‘mutual consensus’
Sat, Nov 21, 2015

The decision was taken following directives from the top leadership and the instruction was conveyed during a meeting held at party headquarters in Lucknow on November 16.

Tribute to Ashok Singhal: Chisels fall silent at Karsevakpuram, indefinitely
Thu, Nov 19, 2015

Work to carve out stones for proposed Ram temple stopped only on three other days in 25 years

AUSU president says won’t let Adityanath enter Allahabad University campus
Wed, Nov 18, 2015

ABVP members protest, claim Nov 20 event will be held as per schedule

PM Modi’s Varanasi office ‘no protest zone’, DM says ‘people use it for publicity’
Wed, Nov 18, 2015

BJP denies it had approached admn to pass such an order

Hardik Patel to address Kisan Mahapanchayat in Varanasi
Wed, Nov 18, 2015

The party will be sending invitations to farmers’ leaders from across the country to attend the event.

Hardik Patel likely to address Kisan Mahapanchayat in Varanasi
Wed, Nov 18, 2015

Hardik, who is lodged in a Gujarat jail in connection with a sedition case, had Monday moved a bail plea. The ABPNS is hopeful he will be released soon.

After Bihar Debacle: BJP Kashi unit working overtime to lift workers’ morale
Sun, Nov 15, 2015

During meet in Varanasi, chief says workers ‘still have faith in Modi, Shah’

In fight against BJP, Lalu to strengthen SP in 2017
Sat, Nov 14, 2015

Lalu Prasad will be campaigning for the Mulayam Singh Yadav-led party for the Uttar Pradesh Assembly polls in 2017.

BJP seeks to make inroads into Maya’s Dalit votebank
Sat, Nov 14, 2015

Party tells each worker to help 50 Dalit families avail central scheme benefits.

Bihar Verdict: Patch-up in sight as RJD extends hand to Samajwadi Party in UP
Wed, Nov 11, 2015

Lalu has already announced he will visit Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s constituency of Varanasi, UP, next month to “expose the reality” of what change has happened after Modi’s 2014 Lok Sabha victory.

BJP presents a brave face, says Bihar won’t have any impact on UP elections
Mon, Nov 09, 2015

BJP’s optimistic Uttar Pradesh president, rules out any “impact” that the Bihar results would have on the state’s politics.

Buoyed by Bihar, Congress warns SP, BSP: In 2017 UP assembly elections, will target you
Mon, Nov 09, 2015

Congress launched a direct attack on Samajwadi Party supremo Mulayam Singh Yadav and BSP chief Mayawati accusing them of trying to serve the agenda of BJP and PM Narendra Modi

RSS to seek ‘BJP help’ for its campaign against ‘growing minority population’
Sun, Nov 08, 2015

According to RSS’s Awadh prant sarsanghchalak, Prabhu Narain, “lack of education, both in Muslims and Christians, was a major factor in the increase of their population”.

Ghulam Ali to face worse fate than Sudheendra Kulkarni: Shiv Sena
Fri, Nov 06, 2015

Pakistani singer has confirmed he will perform in Lucknow on December 3.

RSS: Lalu, Owaisi, Digvijaya separatists; shedding crocodile tears on intolerance
Fri, Nov 06, 2015

Prabhu Narain alleged that these ‘separatist’ elements were shedding crocodile tears in the name of ‘intolerance’.

ABVP drops Dadri talk after RSS rejects its ‘love affair behind lynching’ theory
Tue, Nov 03, 2015

Instead, the RSS wing has decided to focus on targeting the Akhilesh Yadav government on the law and order issue and “grievances” faced by students in educational institutes in UP.

Article in RSS monthly: ‘Deendayal Upadhyaya was against Hindu-Muslim unity’
Tue, Nov 03, 2015

Written by Dr Mahesh Chandra Sharma, the article even claimed that Upadhyaya said that “a person turns an enemy of the nation after becoming a Muslim”.

In PM seat, BJP wins 9 of 48 seats, loses in Narendra Modi-adopted Jayapur village
Tue, Nov 03, 2015

BJP had fielded Arun Kumar Singh from Jayapur’s Arazi Line Vikas Khand despite opposition from local workers on grounds that he had been accused in two cases of murder and Arms Act.

ABVP meet in UP: Ignores Dadri but sets stage for BJP with law and order attack on SP
Mon, Nov 02, 2015

At the state convention of the organisation being held since Sunday in Sitapur, the ABVP has passed two resolutions— the first related to the problems student face in the educational institutions; the second was on the law and order situation of UP and especially crime against women.

Faizabad district administration says no to play at Karsevakpuram in Ayodhya
Mon, Nov 02, 2015

Monday would mark the 25th death anniversary of Ram Kumar Kothari and Sharad Kothari for which the Kothari Bandhu Sewa Trust — formed by the brothers’ family members — had organised a play.

To celebrate PM’s village adoption, Jayapur to hold Gram Gaurav Diwas
Mon, Nov 02, 2015

PM Narendra Modi had adopted Varanasi village on Nov 7 last year under SAGY scheme.

The migrant voters : Parties turn to Chhath Puja to reach the Bihar inside Kanpur
Fri, Oct 30, 2015

An estimated 3.5 lakh people take part in the festival every year, making it the largest Chhath Puja in Uttar Pradesh.

Lucknow: IAS panel to constitute corpus fund for kin of deceased members
Fri, Oct 30, 2015

The Association currently has 450 members including those who are on deputation in central government and in other states.

UP Panchayat polls: No chairman post probables for BJP in Uma, Hema seats
Thu, Oct 29, 2015

Elections are currently being conducted for 3,112 zila panchayat members who will elect the chairman in each district.

Akhilesh Yadav most inefficient CM in UP history: SP MLC
Thu, Oct 29, 2015

Devendra Pratap Singh, who hails from Gorakhpur, issued a statement in Lucknow, claiming that Akhilesh was “struggling for an identity” even after running the government for four years.

ABVP to claim Dadri lynching result of Akhlaq son’s affair with Hindu girl
Mon, Oct 26, 2015

The ABVP is not clear on which one of the two brothers had an “affair” with a Hindu girl.

Muslim family in UP alleges boy taken from school to attend RSS camp
Sun, Oct 25, 2015

Gulzar is a Class VIII student at a local government junior high school in Uska Bazar town of Siddharth Nagar.

None of its men arrested, VHP cold shoulders Mohan Bhagwat call
Thu, Oct 22, 2015

RSS chief Mohan Bhagwat had expressed his dissatisfaction over the way the BJP’s Varanasi unit had dealt with the matter of lathicharge and allowed the Congress to “hijack” this “sensitive” issue.

Kashinath singh returns sahitya award- Writer campaigned for Kejriwal, influenced by AAP: BJP MLA
Mon, Oct 19, 2015

Jaiswal, MLA from Varanasi North, said Singh and several other writers from across the country had campaigned in favour of Kejriwal and against Prime Minister Narendra Modi in Varanasi during the Lok Sabha elections last year.

Kashinath Singh, poet of Varanasi, returns his award
Sat, Oct 17, 2015

A resident of Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s Lok Sabha constituency Varanasi, the former BHU professor said he was also returning the amount of Rs 1 lakh that he had received along with the Akademi award.