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Uttar Pradesh Assembly polls

55% cast votes in sixth phase of UP elections

The final phase of polling in the remaining 54 seats will be held on March 7

04 Mar 2022 12:43 AM

Modi, ‘triple talaq’ & BJP’s gender politics

Many Muslim men in India have lately strayed far from the original Qoranic injunction.

01 May 2017 1:12 AM

After poll loss, graft cases add to Mayawati’s woes

The FIRs were registered on the direction of the Lucknow bench of Allahabad high court.

03 Apr 2017 4:44 AM

Mayawati challenges BJP to paper ballot vote in UP

Mayawati alleged that votes cast in her party’s favour were credited to the BJP by faulty or tampered EVMs.

22 Mar 2017 1:15 AM

Election sweep wins BJP Muslim volunteers

Party making inroads into the minority-dominated wards ahead of Delhi’s municipal polls.

16 Mar 2017 5:28 AM


Raj Babbar offers to quit, no elevation of Rahul Gandhi now

Rahul Gandhi became Congress vice-president in January 2013, after which the party won the Karnataka Assembly elections in May that year.

16 Mar 2017 1:14 AM

Raj Babbar offers to resign as UP Congress chief

Babbar is the first to offer his resignation over the party's performance in the assembly polls.

15 Mar 2017 7:28 PM

360 degree: Ayodhya’s appeal lay dormant in BJP psyche

Even as historians were sceptical, the movement gained strength.

13 Mar 2017 1:18 AM

Assembly elections 2017: All join Varanasi Maha-Kumbh

PM Modi visits temples after 3-hour roadshow.

05 Mar 2017 5:06 AM

Modi card over-played in UP? BJP gets worried

Following the Bihar experience, the BJP strategists had decided not to overplay the Prime Minister in UP.

04 Mar 2017 3:03 AM


Assembly polls: In final lap, big guns blaze in Uttar Pradesh

Modi attacks rivals; Akhilesh, Maya return fire on poll eve.

04 Mar 2017 12:50 AM

Congress: PM ‘misleading’ on Kanpur rail tragedy

The Congress accused PM Modi and the BJP of playing a dangerous game to deceive the nation on a sensitive issues just to garner votes.

02 Mar 2017 3:05 AM

‘Better’ if Muslims got tickets, says Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi

Naqvi, however, was quick to add that the “concerns of Muslims will be addressed when the BJP comes to power in Uttar Pradesh”.

28 Feb 2017 12:56 AM

Assembly elections: No clear UP winner so far, parties jittery

BSP chief Mayawati is trying desperately to consolidate the dalit-Muslim votebank in her favour.

23 Feb 2017 4:42 AM

UP needs no ‘adopted’ son, says Priyanka Gandhi

Voting in Rae Bareli and Amethi is scheduled for February 19, in the third phase.

18 Feb 2017 2:13 AM


UP polls: Ministers pin hopes on lucky charms to ensure win

UP Chief minister Akhilesh Yadav started his campaign from Sultanpur, which goes to polls in the fifth phase.

17 Feb 2017 1:49 AM

UP polls: No post-poll ties with BJP, says Mayawati

The BSP chief said the party got “wholehearted” support of voters in the first phase of polling.

15 Feb 2017 1:16 AM

UP polls: Khazanchi, 2, a star in SP’s campaign

The two-month old infant was born in a bank queue in UP’s Kanpur district.

09 Feb 2017 4:12 AM

Demonetisation: Why govt is wary of revealing data

PNB had savings deposits worth Rs 2.23 lakh crore, while the OBC’s total deposits till that period were Rs 2,10,657 crore.

06 Feb 2017 5:43 AM

UP polls: Congress, others keep Mayawati option open

The elections to the 403-member UP Assembly are seen by many to be a “semi-final” ahead of the 2019 Lok Sabha polls.

06 Feb 2017 5:36 AM