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BSP's love for Brahmins only election stunt, says suspended MLA

July 19, 2021 2:10 pm

In October 2020, seven BSP MLAs including Raini were suspended by party president Mayawati after they opposed the nomination of party's official candidate Ramji Gautam for the elections to the Rajya Sabha.

'C' in Congress stands for 'cunning': Mayawati hits out

July 04, 2021 8:03 pm

Before this, the UP Congress handle had put out a tweet that said, "'B' in BSP means BJP."

Bike-borne assailants open fire at BSP leader in Ghaziabad

June 30, 2021 12:49 pm

Jagat Singh, also the Councillor of ward number 26 of Loni town, was sitting outside his house on a chair when the incident took place, they added.

Explained: Why BSP is unravelling, and what it may mean in 2022 Uttar Pradesh polls

June 16, 2021 7:54 am

Formed in 1984 by Kanshi Ram, the BSP has faced many splits over the years, each coinciding with a shift of power in the state, and marked by breakaway leaders accusing the leadership of arrogance and lack of connect.

Expelled BSP MLAs meet Akhilesh Yadav, likely to join SP ahead of 2022 UP elections

June 15, 2021 8:19 pm

Sushma Patel, MLA from Mungra Badshahpur constituency, said "it is certain" she would be contesting the 2022 assembly polls in SP ticket.

Punjab: In alliance with SAD, BSP set to make life tough for political rivals in Doaba

June 13, 2021 1:19 pm

BSP’s founder Kanshi Ram had shaped his party here in its early days. Election after election, parties in Doaba fight for the Dalit vote, which holds key to dominance in the region.

Explained: Why SAD is counting on its alliance with BSP for a comeback

June 14, 2021 11:01 am

The Shiromani Akali Dal has formed an alliance with the Bahujan Samaj Party ahead of the 2022 Punjab Assembly elections. Here's why SAD is pinning its hopes on the BSP after its break up with the BJP.

2022 Punjab Assembly Polls: 25 years on, SAD, BSP join hands again, say will form next govt

June 12, 2021 11:37 pm

SAD president Sukhbir Singh Badal said BSP would contest 20 of the 117 seats in the polls. The two parties are joining hands 27 years after the 1996 Lok Sabha elections.

District Kasganj, UP: ‘Politicians should be among us, but never descend from photographs’

May 10, 2021 7:08 am

Ten days ago, on April 29, Kasganj had 271 new cases, an active caseload of 706 and 16 deaths. On May 8, it had 149 new cases, an active caseload of 723 and recorded 33 deaths.

Centre should fix vaccine price, introduce uniform national policy: Mayawati

April 24, 2021 4:29 am

Following shortage of liquid medical oxygen being reported from different parts of the country, the BSP chief also sought to divert liquid oxygen used for industrial and commercial purposes to hospitals.


Rajya Sabha adjourned over Rohith Vemula case

February 24, 2016 7:34 am

New Delhi, Feb 24 (ANI): Rajya Sabha Deputy chairman PJ Kurien adjourned the house again till noon as Bahujan Samaj Party leader Mayawati raised the issue of Rohith Vemula, a Dalit student who committed suicide earlier this year after being suspended that created ado. Other BSP MPs also started sloganeering against the Central Government and demanded justice for Vemula's family.

Mayawati has done nothing for Dalits in UP: Rahul Gandhi

February 18, 2016 4:05 pm

Lucknow, Feb 18 (ANI): Congress vice president Rahul Gandhi on Thursday said Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) chief Mayawati has done nothing for Dalits in Uttar Pradesh and added that the latter is of the view that their plight would drastically change for the better if the Congress Party joins hands with them. Targetting the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) and the Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS), he said both wanted to suppress the poor and the downtrodden sections of society.Before reaching the venue of the event he was to address, BJP activists greeted the Congress vice president with black flags.