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28 Jul 2015
The two principal political opponents in Uttar Pradesh — the ruling Samajwadi Party (SP)
21 May 2014
Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) supremo Mayawati had on Monday called an all-India level emergency meeting in Lucknow on the party’s ignominious show in the recent LS election
21 May 2014
Despite the fact that Baghpat has traditionally been almost an impregnable fort of the Chaudharies, the smouldering fire of the communal riots is threatening to sear Ajit Singh’s family fief.
30 Mar 2014
28 Mar 2014
BJP prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi’s trusted lieutenant Amit Shah seems to have failed in his first test in election management in Uttar Pradesh, where he is the party incharge, as “battered and bruised” leaders have got party tickets to contest the Lok Sabha polls.
17 Mar 2014
With the Election Commission announcing that the Lok Sabha polls will be held in Uttar Pradesh in six phases in April-May, when the summer is at its peak, political parties are thinking of ways to ensure that people will come out to vote despite the scorching heat.
06 Mar 2014
Uttar Pradesh on Sunday witnessed a fiery war of words between two political leaders, whose tone and tenor suited more to a street brawl than an election campaign seeking to ensure more seats in the forthcoming Lok Sabha polls.
03 Mar 2014
Faction feuds in the Uttar Pradesh BJP have taken a heavy toll on Narendra Modi’s plans to mobilise support for his prime ministerial bid in the forthcoming elections, a section of party leaders said.
20 Feb 2014
The Uttar Pradesh Government is all set to face Opposition ire on issues ranging from law and order and Safai Festival to foreign trips of legislators, in the budget session beginning here on Wednesday.
19 Feb 2014
Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister’s Eleven defeated the Chief Secretary’s Eleven in a cricket match organised as part of the IAS officers’ Services Week celebrations, at the La Martiniere ground here on Sunday.
17 Feb 2014
Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav is beginning to talk. As the Lok Sabha polls draw closer, Yadav wants to get ideas and feedback from voters in the state.
16 Feb 2014
16 Feb 2014
The Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh has now expressed its wish to play a bigger role in electoral duties and now wants its opinion to be heeded during the distribution of tickets, selection of candidates and election management.
15 Feb 2014
BJP’s PM candidate Narendra Modi has made it clear that he would not invoke the Ram Mandir plank and instead rely solely on his personal appeal to win the elections
11 Feb 2014
09 Feb 2014
Sharply reacting to the UPA Government’s failure to ensure the passage of the Prevention of Communal Activities Bill, Samajwadi Party chief Mulayam Singh Yadav on Friday attacked the Congress saying that the party had always bowed before the communal forces and failed to confront them.
08 Feb 2014
A funereal air prevailed at the IIT Kanpur as the students and faculty struggled to come to terms with the suicide of yet another bright youngster, which brought the total number of student suicides at the premier institution in the past decade to 11.
07 Feb 2014
For a few hours, a five-star hotel here witnessed a free-for-all where hundreds of supporters of Union Steel Minister Beni Prasad Verma were seen jostling for cell phones and cash.
05 Feb 2014