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Ishita Mishra


Uttar Pradesh elections 2017: In Kanth, voters paint a temple white, wish for roads, water & jobs
Fri, Feb 17, 2017

Locals say they want to forget the violence of June 2014, fear tension in coming days

UP Assembly Elections 2017: Rival parties and voters get together to debate, what can cause Azam Khan to lose?
Fri, Feb 17, 2017

UP Assembly Elections 2017: BJP district general secretary Phool Khan says their candidate Shiv Bahadur Saxena is contesting against the BSP’s Dr Tanveer Ahmed.

Uttar Pradesh elections: Azam’s son faces BSP Nawab and prospect of divided vote
Thu, Feb 16, 2017

Abdullah Azam Khan, son of Azam Khan, is making his election debut from Suar, one of the five constituencies in Rampur district.

Mulayam Singh’s first poll rally: ‘Make Shivpal’s win the biggest’
Sun, Feb 12, 2017

With Shivpal supporters raising slogans such as ‘UP ki majoboori hai, chacha bahut zaroori hain”, the stage set up at SS Memorial Degree College in Takha displayed banners that described Mulayam as ‘Arjun’ and Shivpal as ‘Krishna’.

Take 5: It’s foolish to think one can lure a girl if she doesn’t want it, says Agra college student
Sun, Feb 12, 2017

Shubhi Rathore is a BA first year student at Agra’s Baikunthi Devi Girls College, situated barely a kilometre from a Mahila Thana (women’s police station).

On Google, maximum jokes on a Cong leader… Akhilesh embraced him: PM Narendra Modi
Sat, Feb 11, 2017

Uttar Pradesh Assembly Elections: PM also accused the SP government of misusing its power and sending several BJP leaders to jail.

Western UP goes to the polls in Phase I: It’s all about the majority and minority vote
Fri, Feb 10, 2017

In this phase , the Samajwadi Party and the Bahujan Samaj Party have been targeting the Muslim community while the BJP is banking on sugarcane farmers and the poor law and order situation to swing things their way.

UP Elections 2017: With murder accused by side, CM asks for votes in Hathras
Thu, Feb 16, 2017

Agarwal has been booked for the murder of Sharma, who was shot dead allegedly by the SP leader’s supporters during campaigning.

Bulandshahr gangrape: Under my rule, rapists would have been tortured till they screamed for life, says Uma Bharti
Fri, Feb 10, 2017

“During my rule, a rapist was tortured in a police station and the victim was asked to watch so she could get peace,” Bharti said.

In Koil, where Congress will contest against SP, Rahul urges voters to choose his party
Fri, Feb 10, 2017

Though Rahul arrived at the Aligarh air strip with SP head and Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav in the morning, he went to Koil by road.

UP elections 2017: Supporters of BSP, SP clash in Hathras; one shot dead
Thu, Feb 16, 2017

Police said about a dozen others who suffered injuries are being treated in the hospital.

UP elections 2017: In pitch for women and ‘Bhaiyya’, Dimple Yadav puts in her first voice
Thu, Feb 16, 2017

“Vikas ki chhabi, Dimple Bhabhi,” went one slogan on Bah’s Ramlila ground Wednesday. “Bhaiyya ka vikas hai, Bhabhiji ka saath hai,” went another.

UP elections: In sensitive Agra South, poll fray is a throwback to 2012
Wed, Feb 08, 2017

BJP won as Muslim vote split among many rivals, it repeats candidate as others field Muslims again.

UP elections: BSP nominees rope in actors
Wed, Feb 08, 2017

As per BSP insiders, the move to bring in celebrities is to counter the BJP, which has actor Hema Malini.

UP elections 2017: Don’t let BJP win, says Mayawati in Agra
Tue, Feb 07, 2017

“Do not let BJP win the UP polls, otherwise they will do more things like demonetisation,” said Mayawati at a huge crowd at the Kothi Meena Bazar ground

BJP storm forced desperate SP to tie up with Cong: PM Modi
Mon, Feb 06, 2017

Says if voted to power, BJP will usher in Vikas — Vidyut (electricity), Kanoon (law and order) and Sadak (road)

In UP, many wait for next poll gift: a smartphone 
Tue, Jun 26, 2018

The larger question, however, remains as to whether poll freebies have helped uplift people from the larger problems of poverty and unemployment that hobble the state.

If not Rs 15 lakh, at least Rs 15,000 should have been deposited: Akhilesh Yadav at Agra rally
Sat, Feb 04, 2017

Urging people to vote for the SP-Congress combine as the “cycle now has hand on its handle”, Rahul and Akhilesh held a 12-km roadshow atop a specially-designed bus.

Back from UK, Sandeep seeks votes in former UP CM Kalyan dada’s name
Fri, Feb 03, 2017

Sandeep (25), contesting his first Assembly polls, will contest from Atrauli — Kalyan Singh’s traditional seat after he won it in 1967 as a Jana Sangh candidate.

Shivpal Yadav will hit back, votes to divided SP will help BJP, Mayawati tells Muslims
Fri, Feb 03, 2017

She dismissed the SP’s new partner Congress as a party that no longer exists in the country and focused largely on attacking the SP and the BJP.