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Centre, BJP MPs work to avoid Uttar Pradesh debacle repeat

The bypoll debacle in Gorakhpur and Phulpur seemingly sent the message to the BJP leadership that anti-incumbency sentiment against Parliamentarians was deepening in their constituencies.

published on : 6th April 2018

Former Uttar Pradesh CM Mayawati says BSP not to support anyone in forthcoming Kairana bypolls

BSP is also unlikely to support any political party for the bypolls to the Noorpur assembly seat which fell vacant after the death of the sitting BJP legislator in a road accident. 

published on : 27th March 2018

BJP gave us snake-shrewmouse victory mantra, says Samajwadi Party chief Akhilesh Yadav

After the morale-boosting wins in the UP bypolls, Samajwadi Party chief Akhilesh Yadav tells Namita Bajpai how he plans to continue the tie-up with the Bahujan Samaj Party.

published on : 25th March 2018

Gorakhpur bypolls just a trailer, NDA a 'sinking ship': Sharad Yadav

Recalling his time as the NDA convenor, under the leadership of Atal Bihari Vajpayee and Lal Krishan Advani, Yadav said then it had a "national agenda".

published on : 20th March 2018

Ek Saal, Buri Misaal: Introspect on failures, Mayawati tells Yogi Adityanath

Terming the first year of BJP rule in the Uttar Pradesh as 'a year of setting bad examples', BSP chief Mayawati asked the Yogi Adityanath government to seriously introspect on its failures.

published on : 19th March 2018

Unfazed by losses in recent bypolls, BJP confident of win in Maharashtra

Notably, in a setback to the BJP ahead of the 2019 Lok Sabha polls, the party recently lost the bypolls to all three Lok Sabha seats it contested.

published on : 18th March 2018

UP CM Yogi Adityanath says bypoll defeats no referendum on BJP policies, programmes

Yogi Adityanath added that the BJP has learnt its "lessons" and exuded confidence it will perform better in future polls.

published on : 18th March 2018

Ahead of 2019 elections, BJP faces headache in Uttar Pradesh

After the Northeast high, the Hindi heartland low earlier this week has prompted many opponents of the Bharatiya Janata Party to call it the beginning of the end of BJP rule at the Centre.

published on : 18th March 2018

UP bypoll results not a referendum on Yogi government: Amit Shah

In his first reaction after the party lost the Gorakhpur and Phulpur Lok Sabha by-elections, Shah said that UP government was one of the best among the BJP dispensations in the states.

published on : 17th March 2018

Shiv Sena mocks at BJP over Bihar, Uttar Pradesh Lok Sabha bypoll results

The Shiv Sena on Friday scoffed at the Bharatiya Janata Party over the result of the recently concluded Lok Sabha bypolls in the state of Uttar Pradesh and Bihar.

published on : 16th March 2018

Alarm bells in Uttar Pradesh BJP after Lok Sabha bypoll defeat; talk of alliance in Opposition

The BJP failed to break the jinx of repeated failures in Parliamentary by-elections in 2018 when it was defeated yesterday in Gorakhpur, the bastion of Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath, and Phulpur.

published on : 15th March 2018

Mayawati hints that BJP might go in for early Lok Sabha elections after their defeat in bypolls

Mayawati went on to say that the saffron party might hold the general elections along with forthcoming assembly elections in seven to eight states.

published on : 15th March 2018

UP bypolls: Reasons galore for fall of Yogi Adityanath’s Gorakhpur

The fall of Gorakhpur seems to be much beyond political comprehension as the voters chose to go with opposition against a BJP  candidate who had no association with Gorakhnath Mutt.

published on : 15th March 2018

Let bygones be bygones, says Akhilesh Yadav on bitter past rivalry with BSP 

Yadav, whose party wrested both the high-profile seats from the ruling BJP with BSP's backing, claimed the victory margin of his candidates would have been larger, had paper ballots been used

published on : 15th March 2018

BJP suffers strokes in Bihar and Uttar Pradesh Lok Sabha bypolls ahead of 2019 test

The sunny optimism of Tripura was wiped out for the BJP by demoralising losses in two high-value Lok Sabha constituencies in Uttar Pradesh - Gorakhpur and Phulpur - and one in Bihar, Araria.

published on : 15th March 2018
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