Lalmani Verma

Articles By Lalmani Verma

Madhya Pradesh: Congress won 79 seats held by BJP, lost 25 to it

An analysis of the poll data shows that BJP managed to retain its hold on 79 seats by defeating Congress — 49 per cent of 165 seats it won in 2013.

Madhya Pradesh: Tie-up now but in 10 seats, BSP dragged Congress down

Like the Congress, which has come to power in the state after 15 years, the BSP too has won support from SCs, STs and Muslims in MP.

Congress’ SC/ST MLAs set to double in three states

Of the total 181 seats reserved for candidates from the SC and ST communities in the three states, the Congress has a lead in 108, greatly increasing its count from the existing 42 SC/ST seats.

Accusing BJP of betrayal, Upendra Kushwaha quits NDA

In his resignation letter to the Prime Minister, Kushwaha said that he felt "dejected and betrayed by your leadership".

Law for Ram temple only option, those in power must keep promise: RSS’ ‘Bhaiyaji’ Joshi

The government, Joshi said, “should take steps to enact a law as per the wishes of sants and Ram bhakts... No other alternative can be imagined... We are not begging, we are expressing our sentiment. We are sure that those who are in government today will understand this and take positive steps”.

His new outfit to take out rally today: Shivpal Yadav takes SP formula, men to try outwit Akhilesh Yadav

Shivpal is going to show strength of his new outfit on Sunday (December 9) by holding it's first rally--Jan Aakrosh Rally--at Ramabai Ambedkar Maidan in Lucknow where party leaders are expecting a gathering Of more than two lakh people.

Delhi Police on toes for VHP event on Ram Mandir

VHP has already held such sabhas in Ayodhya, Nagpur and Bengaluru in November, and in many other cities earlier this month with the same demand.

West Bengal CM Mamata strangulating democracy: Amit Shah

The BJP had scheduled the rath yatras for December 7, 9, and 14 as part of its preparations for next year’s Lok Sabha elections, but after the state government refused permission, the BJP was forced to postpone them.

Bulandshahr violence: BJP legislators to meet Yogi Adityanath, apprise him of ‘illegal cow slaughter’ in area

Bulandshahr has been a stronghold of the BJP, and the party has been winning Lok Sabha elections there since 1991, barring 2009 when SP won, pushing BJP to second position.

All MPs will back legislation on Ayodhya temple after Delhi dharma sabha: VHP

VHP international joint general secretary Surendra Jain said that no “Ram virodhi” (anti-Ram) person is left in the country; the atmosphere that has developed has made everyone a “Ram bhakt (devotee)”.

Donations for temple in Ayodhya: Coin coin mein Ram

Since 1992, at Karsevakpuram in Ayodhya, cash is being collected for Ram temple. 9 am to 6 pm, without a break, Kumar and a ‘reliever’ keep account.

Modi govt with farmers on every issue, says BJP

Addressing media at BJP headquarters, party spokesperson Sambit Patra said that discussions could be done on the demands of farmers, but there should be no politics over it.

Won’t accept ‘dishonourable’ number of seats, BJP will have to adjust: LJP

Addressing mediapersons, Chirag Paswan, LJP’s central Parliamentary board chairman, also said that he cannot understand why Kushwaha was upset when all coalition leaders were holding discussions comfortably.

From Ayodhya to Nagpur, for RSS, VHP, target is SC, goal is temple

Bhagwat added that the time for “patience” was over. “About one year ago, I had said dhairya rakho. Today I say let’s create public awareness, andolan nirnayak ho (what’s needed is a decisive struggle). We have to take up the task of organising whole Hindu society for it.”

BJP could lose power if Ram temple isn’t built: Uddhav Thackeray

Uddhav said the BJP should not rake up the Ram temple issue while canvassing for polls if it has to leave the matter to the court for judgment. He said the BJP should apologise and admit that their promise was a “chunavi jumla”.

VHP event in Ayodhya: Students choose temple movement over job

The Sangh Parivar’s apparent attempt to garner support of youth on the Ram Janmabhoomi issue through the Dharma Sabha appeared to be largely successful with a sizeable number of youngsters in the gathering.

VHP Dharma Sabha today, security net over Ayodhya

Police sources said heavy deployment of security has been made along the roads leading to the disputed site since those reaching Ayodhya for the programmes of the VHP and Shiv Sena are expected to visit the makeshift Ram temple.

Mayawati slams BJP, Shiv Sena for raking up temple issue ahead of LS polls

Without taking anybody’s name, Mayawati said such “selfish and anti-BSP” organisations may play in the hands of Opposition parties during the elections and could damage the BSP.

Uddhav Thackeray in Ayodhya: ‘Here to wake Kumbhakarn sleeping for 4 years’

In what is first big event the Sena is taking part on Ayodhya since its participation in the Ram Janmabhoomi movement in the early-1990s, Thackeray assured that his party will support a legislation in Parliament or an ordinance on the temple.