Kairana News

About Yogi, with prejudice

Tavleen Singh’s indictment of UP CM is not backed by any facts.

View From The Right: Reading Kairana

The editorial argues that the voting pattern clearly suggests that in a constituency like Kairana — in which the BJP secured over 50 per cent of the vote in 2014 with a 73 per cent voter turnout, only 45.7 percent votes could be retained with a 54 per cent turnout in the bypoll.


Indian farmers voted Modi to power in 2014, he can't count on them in 2019

Farmers in Uttar Pradesh, home to 220 million people, are also angry over a sharp rise in the pump price of diesel and a steep hike in electricity tariffs.

Uttar Pradesh bypoll outcome leaves BJP down, but not out

Party leaders also claimed that the voting percentage in the Lok Sabha and UP assembly elections will increase and it will definitely give the saffron party a reason to smile.

Kairana MP Begum Tabassum Hasan meets RLD chief Ajit Singh and Jayant Chaudhary in Delhi

The win at Kairana bypolls is significant because for the first time there was a united Opposition in Uttar Pradesh with the Congress, Samajwadi Party (SP), the Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) all coming together and backing the RLD candidate.

Bypoll losses: Two BJP MLAs blame ‘corruption, inefficient ministers’

Kairana, Noorpur bypolls in UP: Two party MLAs on Friday said the state government needs to take action against “rampant corruption” and “inefficient ministers” to ensure better party performance in future elections.


Kairana bypolls: BJP loss margin highest in Assembly segments of two ministers

In the Lok Sabha seat, most of the Dalits are in Nakur and Gangoh segments, where Muslims also comprise a significant number.

What Kairana means

What looks like an ideological battle from afar, BJP vs Rest, is an accumulation of local factors on the ground.

Looking at Lok Sabha 2019: Key takeaways from results of bypolls

Assembly, Lok Sabha Bypoll Results 2018: What are the key takeaways? What do they portend for the big battle of 2019?