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UP polls


Jewar Airport Live Updates: Jewar airport an example of how earlier govts ignored development of western UP, says PM Modi

November 25, 2021 3:48 pm

Jewar Airport Live Updates: Addressing a gathering, Prime Minister Narendra Modi said that the airport will provide new employment opportunities to thousands of people in the region.

UP 2022 Election Campaign Highlights: In new poll promise, Akhilesh vows Rs 25 lakh to kin of farmers who died during protests

November 25, 2021 10:02 am

2022 UP Assembly Election Campaign Highlights: "We promise that in 2022, as soon as the Samajwadi Party government comes to power, farmers who died during the agitation against farm laws will be given a 'Kisan Shahadat Samman Rashi' of Rs 25 lakh," Yadav said in a tweet.

From SP turf, Amit Shah takes swipe at Akhilesh Yadav over 'Jinnah' remark

November 13, 2021 5:31 pm

Uttar Pradesh polls: Akhilesh Yadav has drawn flak for his recent statement in which he equated Muhammad Ali Jinnah with Mahatma Gandhi, Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel and Jawaharlal Nehru, saying they helped India get freedom.

Youth and women, social media, eye on Ayodhya: BSP goes all out for UP polls

October 26, 2021 4:54 am

Pushed to the electoral margins over the last decade, Mayawati’s BSP is going all out this time with a revamped approach in the run-up to the UP assembly elections that goes beyond its previous pre-poll initiatives and Dalit vote base.

Won't even think of joining hands with big parties, says UP Cong Chief

September 05, 2021 4:02 pm

“Previous governments headed by the BJP, SP, BSP failed to live up to people's trust," he said, adding that the Congress was ready to make a comeback in the state.

Ex-IPS officer Amitabh Thakur, who was forced to retire, to contest poll against Adityanath

August 14, 2021 2:36 pm

Following a decision taken by the Union Home Ministry, Thakur was given compulsory retirement on March 23 in "public interest".

UP rural election: BJP leader among 126 booked over attack on police

July 12, 2021 1:33 am

A viral video showed a senior policeman saying BJP leaders had brought bombs and slapped him.

'Love jihad', 'cow terror' will not work in UP polls; farmers' issues supreme: RLD chief Jayant Chaudhary

June 13, 2021 3:24 pm

Rashtriya Lok Dal chief Chaudhary asserted that his party will not allow a communally polarised campaign to ruin the Hindi heartland state in the run up to the assembly polls.

Signboards, slogans face BJP as it heads for west UP to woo Jats before rural polls

February 22, 2021 7:38 am

The BJP attempt to retain its Jat base comes ahead of the zila panchayat elections. “BJP-backed candidates had won 25 of the 26 zila panchayats in west UP last time and the Jat community has a sizeable presence in at least 18,” pointed out a senior BJP functionary.

In a first, BJP readies manifesto for UP local body polls

October 16, 2017 12:54 am

According to sources, a senior party leader said, in the meeting that Opposition parties will contest the election with full strength and the ruling party needs to cash in on the “favourable” atmosphere to record a win in all municipal bodies.