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Mayawati expels lone Karnataka MLA for not appearing in floor test

On Sunday, the BSP had asked Mahesh to be present in Vidhan Soudha on the day of voting and support the Kumaraswamy government.

Now, Mayawati asks lone BSP MLA to back Kumaraswamy government

Mayawati's statement comes as a relief to the Congress-JD(S) alliance in Karnataka, which is struggling to hold on to power in the state after 15 of its MLAs tendered their resignation to the Speaker.


BJP, Congress govts responsible for atrocities on tribals: Mayawati

In a series of tweets, she wrote, “It is well-known that the Congress governments at the Centre and now the BJP are responsible for the atrocities on tribals. During Congress rule, tribals were evicted from forests because of which several of them turned Naxals.”

BJP, Congress equally responsible for atrocities on tribals: Mayawati

The BSP president's comments on the Wednesday's clash came on the day when Congress general secretary Priyanka Gandhi met families of the victims in Varanasi before being detained from proceeding towards Sonbhadra by the authorities.

Mayawati targets BJP: Disclose your source of funds during Lok Sabha elections

The former Uttar Pradesh chief minister's attack comes a day after her brother and his wife's 'benami' commerical plot worth Rs 400 crore in Noida was attached by the Income Tax Department.

I-T attaches Mayawati brother’s Rs 400 crore plot in Noida

In a provisional attachment order dated July 16, the Benami Prohibition Unit, Delhi, attached the property which is approximately valued at Rs 400 crore, sources said.


IT dept attaches Rs 400 crore 'benami' plot belonging to Mayawati's brother

The provisional order for the attachment of the seven-acre plot, "beneficially owned" by Anand Kumar and his wife Vichiter Lata, was issued on July 16 by the Delhi-based Benami Prohibition Unit (BPU) of the department.

Mayawati seeks action against practice of forcing people to chant religious slogans

"In some states, including Uttar Pradesh, a wrong practice of forcing people to chant religious slogans and committing atrocities has begun, and it should be condemned," she tweeted.

UP: Mayawati hails anti-lynching Bill in state, slams ‘apathetic’ Centre

In a statement issued by the party, Mayawati said, “There is a strong need for a stringent countrywide law, but the Centre’s approach towards it is lackadaisical.”

BJP trying to dislodge governments in opposition-ruled states: Mayawati

Her remarks come in the backdrop of hectic political activity in Karnataka and Goa. Sixteen MLAs of the ruling Congress-JD(S) coalition have resigned in Karnataka and 10 Congress MLAs have joined the ruling BJP in Goa.

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Rainbow of colours in Lok Sabha election campaign

The Election Commission of India announced that the general elections will be held in seven phases across India starting April 11 and the results will be announced on May 23

Complying with SC order, ex-CMs Mayawati, Akhilesh Yadav vacate official bungalows

BSP chief Mayawati today vacated the “portion” of the 13-A Mall Avenue bungalow she had been occupying just before the end of the deadline given by Uttar Pradesh estates department.


Monsoon Session: What all happened in first 3 days

BSP Supremo Mayawati filed her resignation on the same day as BJP leader M Wenkaiah Naidu filed his nomination papers as NDA's candidate for Vice-Presidential elections, here is look at the second day of Monsoon session.

Election campaigns in full swing

Candidates are seen campaigning in full swing ahead of Lok Sabha elections in their respective constituencies.

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Want a dialogue with all parties to settle the Ayodhya dispute, says union minister Uma Bharti

Union Minister Uma Bharti has said that leaders across party lines must come together and sort out the Ayodhya dispute through dialogue. She also said that those in the government want to build a temple at the disputed site but will need support from

Rajya Sabha adjourned over Rohith Vemula case

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

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.

BJP has failed to bring good days: Mayawati

Lucknow, Jan 15 (ANI): Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) leader Mayawati on Friday said the BJP-led Central Government has completely failed to fulfil their promise of ‘good days’. Lashing out at BJP, Mayawati added that the days have become worse than before.