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Expelled by Mayawati, BSP's Muslim face threatens to 'reveal everything'

Siddiqui, one of the most trusted lieutenants of the BSP president, has been charged with indiscipline.

11 May 2017 3:23 PM

Alliance with Congress led to poor state of SP: Mulayam Singh

Many in the party blamed the power struggle between Akhilesh and his uncle Shivpal for the Samajwadi Party's dismal performance.

07 May 2017 3:25 PM

Cabinet clears EC proposal to buy new VVPAT-enabled EVMs

BSP, AAP and the Congress had attacked the Election Commission for using 'tampered' EVMs, which they said helped BJP win polls in UP.

19 Apr 2017 12:51 PM

SP refused central funds to make sure BJP didn't get credit: UP CM

He said the state government has to keep aside the political rivalry when it comes to public welfare.

13 Apr 2017 7:47 PM

‘Will break hands, legs of people who disrespect, kill cows’: UP BJP MLA

The statement was made by the MLA from Khatauli constituency while speaking at an event on Saturday.

26 Mar 2017 9:54 AM


Couples won’t be harassed: BJP backs Yogi’s anti-Romeo squads

On Saturday, Adityanath said the anti-Romeo squads must not trouble youngsters 'unnecessarily'.

26 Mar 2017 8:47 AM

BJP flag hoisted in school to celebrate UP win

The incident took place at Dak Haripur Kanya Madhya Vidyalaya in Forebesganj on March 18. Election results were announced on March 11.

23 Mar 2017 7:56 PM

Yogi pays surpise visit to UP police, 100 cops suspended in 5 days

Adityanath, who has kept the Home portfolio with himself, took a round this morning, catching policemen and officials by surprise.

23 Mar 2017 2:56 PM

Crackdown on UP slaughterhouses begins after Yogi's order

As per the order, District Magistrates have been directed to form 10-member committees to crack down on illegal slaughterhouses.

23 Mar 2017 9:41 AM

Prepare plan to shut down slaughterhouses: Yogi to UP police

Within three days since coming to power, the BJP government has already shut down 3 slaughterhouses in the state.

22 Mar 2017 1:03 PM


On Day 2, power tussle in UP govt over portfolios; Yogi meets Modi

Both Adityanath and Deputy CM Keshav Prasad Maurya want the Home portfolio, while Dinesh Singh wants Finance.

21 Mar 2017 9:34 AM

Bonhomie between Modi, Akhilesh on display during Adityanath swearing-in

In his rallies, Modi had ridiculed the opposition alliance of SP and Congress, saying they together stood for 'SCAM'.

20 Mar 2017 10:47 AM

Hinduism is not India, big assault on secularism: Oppn trashes Yogi as UP CM

The BJP won a record 312 of the 403 seats in Uttar Pradesh, excluding 13 seats won by its allies.

19 Mar 2017 11:55 AM

‘Steer clear of controversial remarks’: Shiv Sena to UP CM designate Yogi Adityanath

The Shiv Sena leader also opined that despite Adityanath’s appointment, the Ram temple in Ayodhya will not be built.

19 Mar 2017 10:01 AM

Adityanath’s appointment as UP CM will lead to ‘exclusivist development’: Owaisi

Owasi, a firebrand Muslim leader, said he was the least surprised by the decision.

19 Mar 2017 9:41 AM


Akhilesh, Shivpal hold party meeting, ex-UP CM to name Leader of Oppn

The meeting at SP headquarters was attended by Akhilesh, his uncle Shivpal Yadav, senior leader Azam Khan and party office bearers.

16 Mar 2017 8:46 PM

Taking cue from Mayawati, Kejriwal says no to EVMs in Delhi municipal polls

Kejriwal has directed Chief Secretary MM Kutty to write to the State Election Commission in this regard.

14 Mar 2017 5:10 PM

Mutual understanding, democratic decorum between Centre, states needed: Mamata

Banerjee also said that it was the responsibility of Centre to complete the enrolling process for Aadhaar card before making it mandatory.

14 Mar 2017 5:07 PM

Structural changes needed in Congress: Rahul on UP loss

But Gandhi also accused BJP of ‘undermining democracy’ through ‘financial power' by staking claim to form governments in Goa and Manipur.

14 Mar 2017 1:32 PM

Sugar production dip over 18 per cent

The government may also scrap the import duty on sugar after UP state assembly elections to control its prices.

04 Mar 2017 12:50 AM