Ramendra Singh


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.

By undermining Akhilesh, Mulayam undermines SP in coming polls
Mon, Oct 17, 2016

Akhilesh continues to display his isolation and resentment with the state of affairs in the party, publicly.

BJP returns stronger when SP in power: BSP
Sat, Oct 15, 2016

Siddiqui said that even though his party thrice formed the government with BJP, the party 'did not let the RSS agenda be implemented' in UP.

Mulayam Singh Yadav refrains from naming Akhilesh Yadav as CM candidate, says MLAs will decide
Sat, Oct 15, 2016

The remarks come days after Akhilesh was removed from the party state president post owing to an apparent feud in the family.

Uttar Pradesh elections 2017: In push for Muslim votes, BSP presents a young face
Fri, Oct 14, 2016

Tasks Naseemuddin Siddiqui’s son Afzal with wooing young Muslim voters in western UP.

Stage set for PM Modi’s Lucknow visit, Akhilesh Yadav likely to skip Ramleela event
Tue, Oct 11, 2016

BJP national vice-president Dinesh Sharma, the patron of Aishbagh Ram Leela, said besides Singh, UP Governor Ram Naik and a state government minister will be present on the dais with PM Modi.

Two killed, 21 injured in stampede at Mayawati’s rally in Lucknow
Mon, Oct 10, 2016

Eyewitnesses said that the stampede, which started when people were leaving the venue after Mayawati’s speech, left several lying unconscious on the ground.

Don’t waste votes on Samajwadi Party, Congress: Mayawati to Muslims
Mon, Oct 10, 2016

Mayawati said PM Modi “has set a record of foreign trips but is still unable to clearly spell out the foreign policy because of which the borders of the country are not fully secure."

QED’s merger with Samajwadi Party aimed at consolidating Muslim votes in eastern UP
Sat, Oct 08, 2016

The decision was approved by party supremo Mulayam Singh Yadav despite Akhilesh's opposition to the deal and at the risk of aggravating the differences within the family.

Decking up for PM Modi’s visit, Ram Leela that Tulsidas began
Tue, Oct 11, 2016

BJP vice-president and Lucknow mayor Dinesh Sharma, who examined the preparations today, said Modi has confirmed his visit between 6 and 7 pm on Tuesday.

UP elections: How Shivpal Yadav is using ticket distribution to override Akhilesh in SP
Wed, Oct 05, 2016

This comes days after he sacked several Akhilesh loyalists on the charge of “shouting slogans against Mulayam Singh Yadav”.

BSP plans show of strength at Mayawati rally
Wed, Oct 05, 2016

BSP leaders have scheduled about one dozen special trains and more than one thousand vehicles to bring party supporters from across the state.

Uttar Pradesh polls: Shivpal Yadav changes 17 names, Akhilesh ‘not aware’
Wed, Oct 19, 2016

Murder accused Amanmani, scam accused Mukesh Srivastava in revised list.

Uttar Pradeh election 2017: BSP denies ticket to another MLA, gives it to SP defector
Mon, Oct 03, 2016

The BSP on Saturday announced the name of Mahendra Katiyar, who was named as a candidate by the Samajwadi Party from the same seat earlier, as its new candidate from Sikandra.

Kanshi Ram: Sister to mark death anniversary on October 8, a day before Mayawati
Fri, Sep 30, 2016

The reason: Swaran Kaur has been alleging that while Mayawati had murdered Kanshi Ram on October 8, she announced it to the world only the day after.

Robbers thrash parents, drag out 12-year-old, gangrape her on the outskirts of Lucknow
Wed, Sep 28, 2016

“There were five persons who came inside. They were carrying an iron rod and a banka (axe). They started hitting my father and mother. We hid in a corner,” said the carpenter’s eight-year-old son.

Samajwadi Party inducts BSP MLA Ayodhya Prasad Pal who is facing vigilance probe
Wed, Sep 28, 2016

In a report sent to Akhilesh in June 2012, then Lokayukta N K Mehrotra had recommended a criminal probe against Pal.

12-yr-old ‘gangraped’, parents assaulted by robbers near Lucknow
Wed, Sep 28, 2016

The girl and her father, a carpenter, were both taken to a city hospital for medical examination and treatment.

Caste by caste, BSP fields ‘bhaichara coordinators’
Tue, Sep 27, 2016

Satish Chandra Misra, the BSP’s Brahmin face, has been assigned the reserved seats in eastern UP, central UP and Bundelkhand, and MLA Ramvir Upadhyay the reserved seats of western UP.

Before preaching to Pakistan, look into your backyard: Mayawati tells PM Narendra Modi
Mon, Sep 26, 2016

“Is it so that one who is eating jaggery is suggesting others to avoid it?” Mayawati said reacting to PM Narendra Modi's first public speech in Kozhikoder, the after Uri attack.

UP Assembly polls: Ramveer Upadhyay gears up for bigger role in BSP, to woo Brahmins
Sun, Sep 25, 2016

The party has directed Upadhyay to lead rallies in all the reserved constituencies in west UP’s Agra, Aligarh, Saharanpur, Moradabad, Meerut and Bareilly divisions.

In UP, Amit Shah lists BSP ‘scams’, takes potshots at Yadav family feud
Thu, Sep 22, 2016

Shah also hit out at Congress vice-president Rahul Gandhi, who is currently on kisan yatra across the state.

‘He shouldered responsibility of joint family,’ says brother of soldier killed in Uri attack
Tue, Sep 20, 2016

"Though our family is large, he always tried to keep us together. He had given me his ATM card a few years ago.” The family owns six bighas agricultural land.

Waited for his call, got this news instead, says brother of Uri attack martyr
Tue, Sep 20, 2016

“He had gone about 20 days ago. We were not able to talk to him ever since then. And after all this wait, we got this news that he had been killed,” said Umendra, Rajesh’s brother.

Kanhaiya Kumar calls for ‘rainbow coalition’ between Ambedkarites, Communists
Mon, Sep 19, 2016

Launching a tirade against Prime Minister Narendra Modi, Kanhaiya said they were 'trying to convert the nation into a Hindu Rashtra'.

Another OBC MLA quits BSP, says Mayawati asked for Rs 6 crore
Mon, Sep 19, 2016

The departure of Saini comes as the latest one in the series of desertions and expulsions of backward caste leaders from the party in last few months.

Congress, BJP slam Akhilesh Yadav, his party over ‘family drama’
Sun, Sep 18, 2016

Congress leader RPN Singh said, “The family drama...is affecting the state but the CM has been talking only about his family problems. He has not said anything about the communal clash in Bijnor.”

Law and order of ‘Samajwadi parivar’ Akhilesh govt’s only concern: Congress
Sun, Sep 18, 2016

Congress hit out at the ruling 'Samajwadi parivar' for its preoccupation with the 'law and order of the family, instead of the state'.

Amit Shah: Modi government for Dalits; others exploiting community
Wed, Oct 19, 2016

Amit Shah did not mention the ongoing family feud in the ruling Samajwadi Party in the state.

Nitin Gadkari paves 2017 poll path: Rs 2-lakh crore roads, 40 ports
Sat, Sep 17, 2016

Gadkari and Singh laid the foundation stone of the 94-km four-lane outer ring road around Lucknow, which will be built at a cost of Rs 5,214 crore.

Akhilesh Yadav sacks two ministers, Oppn says ‘eyewash’
Tue, Sep 13, 2016

“Our party has been raising the issue of illegal mining. The decision should have been taken earlier,” BJP state general secretary Vijay Bahadur Pathak said.

No instant triple talaq, let women have right to divorce: Shia board
Sat, Sep 10, 2016

AISPLB spokesperson Maulana Yasoob Abbas said he has suggested invalidating the instantaneous triple talaq, and provide women with the right to divorce.