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UP polls: 'Disturbed' SP candidate bursts into tears during speech

Just before PD Tiwari broke down, Akhilesh Yadav, who was present at the rally, had given him a big vote of confidence.

02 Mar 2017 4:26 PM

Hard work much better than Harvard: Modi's jibe at Amartya Sen

Modi said the UP electorate has already ensured BJP's victory in the first five phases of the polls and now they would give surplus votes.

01 Mar 2017 2:03 PM

SP-Cong alliance a tie-up of youngsters: UP CM

The UP CM also asked Prime Minister Narendra Modi to swear by 'Ganga Maiyya', that Varanasi received 24 hour electricity.

26 Feb 2017 7:37 PM

UP polls 2017: 61.16% polling recorded in third phase

The next four phases of polling will be held on February 23, 27 and on March 4 and 8. Counting of votes will take place on March 11.

19 Feb 2017 11:20 AM

Priyanka takes centre stage

However, too much dependence on her in the UP election campaign may prove to be an expensive blunder for the Congress party.

12 Feb 2017 3:31 AM


2019 Lok Sabha polls will see SP-Cong alliance: Gulam Nabi Azad

Azad also praised former Prime Minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee for his positive attitude towards minorities.

08 Feb 2017 9:28 AM

BJP govt will follow constitutional norms to build Ram Mandir: Amit Shah

Shah asserted that there is no difference between building Ram Mandir and development.

29 Jan 2017 10:46 AM

From capsicum to balloons, party symbols for UP polls resemble a grocery list

The list of the party symbols is hogging the limelight days after the SP witnessed a rift over its party symbol 'cycle'.

27 Jan 2017 3:45 PM

SP-Cong alliance in trouble after Akhilesh releases list of candidates

SP’s list includes candidates for 7 seats which the Congress holds at present, which has raised the hackles of party leaders.

20 Jan 2017 4:06 PM

Tie-up with Congress shows Akhilesh's desperation: BJP

Congress on Tuesday declared that it will tie up with SP in the coming polls and Yadav also echoed similar views.

17 Jan 2017 7:36 PM


Ties with father 'unbreakable', will take him along: Akhilesh

Dealing a severe blow to Mulayam Singh Yadav, the EC on Tuesday gave the symbol 'bicycle' to the faction headed by Akhilesh Yadav.

17 Jan 2017 2:12 PM

EC may give order on SP symbol dispute today

The three-member EC, headed by Nasim Zaidi, heard both the sides on Friday and reserved its order.

16 Jan 2017 10:53 AM

SP-Cong alliance in UP? Posters of Priyanka, Dimple emerge

Rahul Gandhi is leading the alliance talks despite opposition from some Congress leaders.

14 Jan 2017 1:28 PM

Shivpal meets Akhilesh Yadav in effort to end SP feud

Meanwhile, SP MP Amar Singh said he was in favour of a patch-up between the father and the son.

08 Jan 2017 9:33 AM

FIR lodged against Sakshi Maharaj after pinning 'population boom' on Muslims

The Election Commission has also sought a report from the Meerut district administration regarding the controversial remarks by the BJP MP.

07 Jan 2017 6:55 PM


Govt trying to win elections by advancing budget: Oppn

In their joint letter sent earlier this week, the Opposition parties have questioned the Modi government’s intentions.

04 Jan 2017 10:36 AM

War in SP: Mulayam to hold meeting after Akhilesh releases his own list

Shivpal Yadav, the warring uncle of Akhilesh, drove to the residence of his brother and SP chief Mulayam Yadav.

30 Dec 2016 3:28 PM

BJP will win UP elections with absolute majority: HM

Speaking on demonetisation, Singh said the decision should not be seen as an election issue.

24 Dec 2016 2:02 PM

Only 'lotus' will bloom in Uttar Pradesh: Rajnath Singh

The bold and courageous decision (note ban) of Modi is an attempt to effectively eliminate corruption and black money, Rajnath said.

17 Dec 2016 9:18 PM

Amit Shah dubs SP, BSP, Congress as 'poisonous snakes' in UP rally

Akhilesh will first have to answer for Mathura where government land was encroached for years,, Amit Shah said.

16 Dec 2016 3:36 PM