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No tie-up with Congress yet, BSP gears up to contest all MP seats

Party overhauling organisational structure, weeding out ‘inactive’ leaders

Madhya Pradesh polls: Congress-BSP pact would have denied BJP 41 seats in 2013

Madhya Pradesh polls: Congress-BSP pact would have denied BJP 41 seats in 2013

A pooling of votes polled in the 2013 Madhya Pradesh assembly election show that the BJP tally would have reduced by 41 seats had the Congress and BSP come together.

BSP chief Mayawati outside her Mall Avenue residence in Lucknow on Saturday. (Express photo/Vishal Srivastav)

After Mulayam and Akhilesh Yadav, BSP chief Mayawati vacates official residence allotted as ex-CM

The BSP supremo’s move came hours after Samajwadi Party (SP) chief Akhilesh Yadav and founder Mulayam Singh Yadav vacated their official residences and shifted to bungalows located at Sultanpur Road.

Notice to vacate bungalow: Mayawati sends keys via post, officials say not of allotted house

Notice to vacate bungalow: Mayawati sends keys via post, officials say not of allotted house

Mayawati said she was forced to send the keys along with a letter through the post as estates officer Yogesh Kumar Shukla refused to receive them.

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EVM glitches in SP, RLD strongholds dangerous trend for democracy, says Akhilesh Yadav

BSP chief Mayawati had also made it clear that the tie-up with the Samajwadi Party would continue until 2019 asserting that such an alliance was necessary to “rout the common and bigger adversary, the Bharatiya Janata Party”.

No one should dream to become BSP president for next two decades: Mayawati

Mayawati, whose recent strategic shift to support regional rival Samajwadi Party to oust BJP bore positive results in Phulpur and Gorakhpur Lok Sabha bypolls, also remarked upon the possibility of contesting future legislative assembly elections in alliances.

Decoding the political arithmetic of Opposition unity in run-up to 2019 general elections

In Karnataka swearing-in, Dalits read Maya message for polls

In Gorakhpur and Phulpur, BSP had openly announced support to SP candidates and BSP leaders had appealed for votes. But in the Kairana bypoll, BSP has not issued any appeal yet.

WHO classification video games

Mayawati reaches out

By sharing the stage with other leaders in Karnataka, she signals an important rethink within the BSP.

After notice to vacate, Mayawati home gets a new nameplate

After notice to vacate, Mayawati home gets a new nameplate

Mayawati was allotted Bungalow 6 after she demitted office as CM in 1995; when she was back as CM (2007-2012), she got 13A which she merged with Bungalow 6. Bungalow 9A is a non-government property where, according to the BSP office-bearer, she will move to.

Mayawati to Congress: No need to call JDS B-team of BJP

Mayawati to Congress: Don’t undermine regional parties

“I want to suggest to the Congress that it should not use language for its political expediency during election campaigns that end up benefiting the BJP and RSS,” Mayawati said in a written statement issued on Thursday.

Supreme Court scraps Uttar Pradeshlaw allowing ex-chief ministers to keep govt houses

UP govt to study SC order on ex-CMs retaining official residences: Maya to Akhilesh to Rajnath, all hit

Six former chief ministers of Uttar Pradesh — Narayan Dutt Tiwari, Mulayam Singh Yadav, Kalyan Singh, Mayawati, Rajnath Singh and Akhilesh Yadav — currently occupy prime government properties in Lucknow.

The Dhar incident triggered a controversy after the candidates from the reserved categories were stamped with their caste identification on their bare chests during the three-day medical examination process at the Dhar district hospital.

SC/ST stamps on police aspirants’ chest: Rahul Gandhi attacks BJP over ‘casteist mentality’, Mayawati questions PM Modi’s silence

Bahujan Samaj Party supremo Mayawati questioned the “silence” of Prime Minister Narendra Modi and other top BJP leaders and said the incident was only a fresh example of the saffron party’s new found love for Dalits.

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BJP terms Akhilesh, Mayawati’s proposed Karnataka visit ‘political tourism’

Alleging that both the SP and the BSP “thrive on caste politics”, Tripathi said, “The election tours made to Karnataka by SP chief Akhilesh Yadav and BSP supremo Mayawati are simply political tourism.”

Mayawati to Congress: No need to call JDS B-team of BJP

Elections: In string of pre-poll alliances, change in BSP’s decades-old strategy

2018 Elections: In February, the BSP announced an alliance with JD(S) for the polls in Karnataka, where Dalits comprise nearly 20 per cent of the population. The BSP will contest on 22 seats, including seven dominated by Dalits.

Alliance with other parties

BJP organised anti-reservation bandh by proxy: Mayawati

Mayawati said she had demanded constitutional amendments for the purpose but her demands are yet to be accepted.