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Babua giving us free publicity before polls, says Mayawati
Wed, Dec 07, 2016

The BSP chief has started referring to Akhilesh as ‘Babua’ in response to the chief minister addressing her as “Bua’

OBC, Dalits victims of caste system: Mayawati
Wed, Dec 07, 2016

Addressing a rally on the death anniversary of B R Ambedkar, Mayawati claimed that the BJP and the RSS want to change the Constitution and establish “Hindutvadi, caste-based system”.

BSP out to woo Muslims with 56-page booklet
Tue, Dec 06, 2016

Sources said the booklet was first published before the 2012 UP polls and has now been reprinted.

Modi, Mulayam trying to interfere in religious matters of Muslims: BSP
Mon, Dec 05, 2016

He claimed that BSP president Mayawati is the only leader who has spoken in favour of Muslims on the issue of triple talaq.

Akhilesh flags off Lucknow Metro; will be open to public only in March
Fri, Dec 02, 2016

Maintaining that his government has worked for the development of UP, Akhilesh earlier asked the gathering to compare its work with that of the previous BSP regime in UP and the Centre’s BJP-led government.

West bengal CM in Lucknow: Fight notebandi with BJP votebandi, says Mamata Banerjee
Wed, Nov 30, 2016

Calling Modi a “chhupa rustam”, Mamata said that while Indira Gandhi had imposed Emergency after a declaration, Modi had imposed Emergency without one.

Akhilesh Yadav receives CM Mamata Banerjee in Lucknow, rally today
Tue, Nov 29, 2016

Mamata is in the city to hold a protest rally against demonetisation on Tuesday at the busy Women Power Line chauraha, where no protests have been held in the past.

No directions to attend Akrosh Diwas yet: BSP MP
Mon, Nov 28, 2016

Mayawati is among leaders who are at the forefront of the opposition to the Centre’s demonetisation move.

SP using Muslims like tejpatta in biryani: BSP
Sat, Nov 26, 2016

Siddiqui claimed the Dalits and Muslims have been watching each other get “beaten up” in the name of cow protection or beef, but are not coming together.

Hold 30 rallies in each UP constituency, target BJP: Mayawati to BSP
Fri, Nov 25, 2016

Hailing demonetisation as “anti-poor” and “anti-farmer”, Mayawati had described the situation as “undeclared economic emergency”.

Uttar Pradesh polls: Mulayam Singh backs QED-Samajwadi Party merger
Thu, Nov 24, 2016

The SP chief was in Ghazipur to launch the party’s campaign for forthcoming Assembly elections with a rally.

Day after killing of Indian soldiers: ‘He was everything we had, he was the light of the family’
Thu, Nov 24, 2016

Manoj Kumar Kushwaha, 31, was one of the three soldiers killed by Pakistanis along the LoC in Kupwara district of Kashmir on Tuesday.

Indore Patna Express accident: Orphaned in Kanpur, some children traced
Tue, Nov 22, 2016

In the confusion and grief, some managed to track down the children of their missing kin.

Indore Patna Express accident: Hopes dim as derailment toll touches 146
Tue, Nov 22, 2016

Debasish Panda, who visited the site along with DGP Javeed Ahmed, said a case had been registered to probe the accident.

Indore Patna Express derailment: From a photo of the dead, a 4-year-old tries to pick father
Mon, Nov 21, 2016

Ninety-seven injured passengers of the Indore-Patna Express accident were brought to the CHC, of whom 27 were referred to Kanpur, while 27 left hospital after treatment.

Indore Patna Express derails: Schoolchildren brought tea, biscuits for survivors
Mon, Nov 21, 2016

Schoolchildren and young men continued to distribute water, tea, biscuits and bananas to the distressed passengers and rescuers whole day.

Indore Patna Express derails: Train accident kills 120, many feared trapped; fractured rail likely cause
Mon, Nov 21, 2016

Fourteen coaches of the Indore-Patna Express had derailed at Pukhrayan in Kanpur Dehat district of Uttar Pradesh early Sunday morning.

BJP MP Hukum Singh warns of another partition
Sun, Nov 20, 2016

BJP MP Hukum Singh claimed that Hindus fear the communal label and consequently suffer.

Brahmins may have to leave state if SP wins: Rajya Sabha Member of Parliament
Sat, Nov 19, 2016

Talking about Prime Minister Narendra Modi and BJP president Amit Shah, he said these two BJP leaders from Gujarat “hate Brahmins”, and their government in the state put 25 Brahmin IAS/IPS officers into jail.

Mayawati reserves important posts for workers from Dalit sub-castes
Fri, Nov 18, 2016

SCs like Pasi, Dhobi, Kori and Balmiki have often chosen to support the BJP, Samajwadi Party and Congress because of the dominance of Jatavs in the BSP

Uttar Pradesh Polls: There may be no Muslim MLA if you don’t vote for BSP, warns Naseemuddin Siddiqui
Thu, Nov 17, 2016

Claiming that Dalits and Muslims are facing atrocities under the BJP government, Naseemuddin Siddiqui said “ghar wapsi”, love jihad, beef and cow protection were campaigns meant to harass Muslims or Dalits.

A month later and only rich would’ve been affected, says UP farmer
Wed, Nov 16, 2016

UP farmers say demonetisation move good but has left them with no money for fertilisers or seeds when sowing season set to begin.

BSP workers make social media debut, target BJP
Mon, Nov 14, 2016

A source in the party said the online campaigns like the creation of Twitter hashtag #MayawatiNextUPCM, which was among those trending during Mayawati’s rallies in August and September.

Lunch, dinner on the go, ATMs’ cash men fight odds
Mon, Nov 14, 2016

The fact that only Rs 100 notes are available as of now, and with Rs 2,000 notes requiring recalibration of most machines, makes their work tough.

Mulayam Singh Yadav to address first poll rally on Nov 23
Sat, Nov 12, 2016

Mulayam’s rally will also be held about two weeks after Prime Minister Narendra Modi addresses a public meeting in Ghazipur on November 14.

Demonetisation of currency notes: ‘I can tolerate this, Indians will mend their ways’
Sat, Nov 12, 2016

All ATMs in Bachhrawan were closed on Friday. The branches of more than a dozen banks in the town operated till 7-8 pm, but most of them ran out of cash by 5 pm.

Why Mulayam Singh has rejected a grand alliance in UP
Fri, Nov 11, 2016

The announcement by Mulayam, if it is final, will be good news for Mayawati whose attempts at forging a Dalit-Muslim combine in west UP could have faced problem after the formation of a 'secular' mahagathbandhan.

UP elections: As it works to pave way to power, BJP puts at front OBC, backward faces
Fri, Nov 11, 2016

The support from OBCs, especially those from non-Yadav castes, is being seen as pivotal for the performance of the party in the Assembly elections.

Blessed by BJP, Anupriya Patel on mass-contact tour
Tue, Nov 08, 2016

The BJP hasn’t been promoting any other Kurmi leader, although it has former BJP state president Om Prakash Singh and Rajya Sabha MP Vinay Katiyar.

BJP has ‘many notorious goons’, list starts from Gujarat: Mayawati hits back
Tue, Nov 08, 2016

Mayawati said: “Our governments did not work for the development of capitalists and moneybags like the central government and the BJP-ruled states.”

UP Polls: Akhilesh Yadav’s yatra faces test in Etawah, uncle’s stronghold
Fri, Oct 28, 2016

For a leader who has tried to focus on development, what remains to be tested is how well he clicks among the party’s core supporters, Yadavs and Muslims.

UP elections: Wary of BJP, Muslims in wait and watch mode, may vote for BSP 
Tue, Oct 25, 2016

Muslims are considered the traditional votebank of the Samajwadi Party and the concern has been voiced by several top clerics.

Union ministers slam Rahul for missing Amethi event: Is he busier than us?
Sun, Oct 23, 2016

Slamming the Congress, Javadekar said the party has kept the people of Amethi and Rae Bareli constituencies uneducated.

Young UP couple become celebrity of sorts after PM Modi names their daughter
Sat, Oct 22, 2016

The PM suggested Vaibhavi because it would include letters of both parents -- Vibha and Bharat.

Community with SP, but ‘family feud’ needs to end, say Muslim ministers
Fri, Oct 21, 2016

The differences between Akhilesh and Shivpal came to fore last month after the CM removed two ministers and chief secretary, considered close to his uncle.

BJP unlikely to gain in Uttar Pradesh polls if it continues to see only Ram Temple in Ayodhya
Tue, Oct 18, 2016

As the BJP works to get Ayodhya, and UP, back from the SP, it will have to see more than just the Ram Temple in Ayodhya.