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Akhilesh Yadav files papers from Azamgarh

Accompanied by BSP national general secretary Satish Chandra Misra, Akhilesh told reporters after filing his nomination that it is the Election Commission’s responsibility to ensure that faulty EVMs are replaced in a timely manner so that everyone gets to vote.

Lok Sabha elections 2019: Poonam Sinha files nomination from Lucknow, Cong candidate husband campaigns for SP-BSP-RLD alliance

Accompanied by SP MP Dimple Yadav and husband Shatrughan Sinha, Poonam filed her papers at the Collectorate as the candidate for the SP-BSP-RLD alliance in the seat, which goes to polls on May 6.

Under three-day ban, Yogi visits temples, BSP complains to ECI

In his complaint to the EC, BSP Faizabad district president Mahendra Pratap Anand said the chief minister campaigned in the village, which was a violation of the ban order by the poll panel.

Mayawati expelled me for discussion on Pulwama, says former BSP leader Ramesh Chand Bind

Bind, who belongs to Mallah community that has a sizeable population of over 3.5 lakhs in the constituency, has been three-time MLA from Majhawan seat in Mirzapur district in 2002, 2007 and 2012.

Akhilesh Yadav declares Poonam Sinha as alliance candidate in Lucknow

Poonam joined the SP on Tuesday and will contest against BJP candidate, Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh, and Congress candidate Acharya Pramod Krishnam.

SBSP announces 39 candidates in UP

SBSP chief Om Prakash Rajbhar, a state cabinet minister, claimed that he offered to resign from the government, which was not accepted by Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath. SBSP entered into an alliance with the BJP before the 2017 Assembly elections in Uttar Pradesh.

Agra DM writes to EC, seeks action against BSP candidate after cops register 5th case

The case was lodged at Achhnera police station in Agra after he allegedly used derogatory remarks against Congress leader Raj Babbar and his supporters at a public meeting on Monday.

To ‘cull rebellion’, Capt Amarinder Singh cancels Kathua trip, holds series of meetings at party headquarters

Amarinder met several leaders including MLAs from Faridkot, office bearers of Majhbi-Valmiki Welfare Association, and sitting MLA from Amargarh, Surjit Singh Dhiman, and is learnt to have strategised on curbing the rebellion that could cast a shadow on the prospects of the party.

Ali-Bajrangbali row: BJP asks Azam Khan to ‘mind his language’

Azam Khan waded into a controversy Friday, saying “in place of Ali and Bajrangbali, it should be Bajrang Ali. Bajrang Ali todd day dushman ki neli (Bajrang Ali will destroy our enemies’ bones).”

All eyes on Mulayam family: Of five seats, Kannauj, Firozabad likely to see tough fight

Among these five seats, while others seem to be in a better position against rival candidates, the equations on Kannauj and Firozabad seats has made the fight toughest for Dimple and Akshay this election.

UP: Four minors detained in Kushinagar for raping 13-year-old

The boys, aged between 14 and 17 years, were produced before Juvenile Justice Board Saturday which sent them to juvenile home in Gorakhpur, said Bishunpura SHO, Arvind Kumar.

Child falls into 110-ft borewell in Mathura; rescue ops on

Station officer at the Shergarh police station, Pradeep Kumar said around 40 members of the Army and the NDRF are involved in the operation.