Gorakhpur bypoll

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

Gorakhpur bypoll verdict casts shadow over Yogi Adityanath’s ace campaigner tag

Fast emerging as ace campaigner of the BJP, Uttar Pradesh chief minister Yogi Adityanath appears pinned down on Gorakhpur after the Samajwadi Party ended three decades of saffron domination.

published on : 15th March 2018

Samajwadi Party's victory in bypolls boost chances of a coalition in Uttar Pradesh

Chances of a 'mahagathbandhan' of anti-BJP parties before the 2019 general elections gets a boost in Uttar Pradesh.

published on : 15th March 2018

UP bypoll results: Congress decimated further, candidates lose deposit

The Congress party, which had offered an alliance with the old friend SP,  was spurned by the latter and was left to go it alone in the by polls.

published on : 14th March 2018

UP bypolls: Samajwadi Party-BSP combine deliver body blow to BJP; win Gorakhpur, Phulpur drawing roadmap for 2019 Lok Sabha polls

The SP-BSP’s victory ahs certainly refreshed the days of 1993 when the two regional forces had joined hands to throw a spanner in saffron surge in the wake of Ram temple movement.

published on : 14th March 2018

BJP blighted in bypolls, loses all three Uttar Pradesh, Bihar Lok Sabha seats including bastion Gorakhpur

The shocker for the BJP came days after its surprise win in three northeastern states, including Tripura, where it scripted history, demolishing the Left citadel of 25 years.

published on : 14th March 2018

Akhilesh Yadav says Gorakhpur, Phulpur bypoll results message to national politics; thanks BSP supremo Mayawati

Samajwadi Party President Akhilesh Yadav on Wednesday said the results of Gorakhpur and Phulpur Lok Sabha by-polls give a "message and a direction" to national politics.

published on : 14th March 2018

BJP underestimated unnatural SP-BSP deal; defeat people’s mandate, a lesson too, says Yogi Adityanath on party's loss in UP bypolls

The Uttar Pradesh chief minister termed BJP's bypoll defeats in Gorakhpur and Phulpur as a lesson to the party which would do an introspection.

published on : 14th March 2018

Massive irregularities in vote-counting in Gorakhpur: Samajwadi Party to Election Commission

According to an official, at the end of the 14th round of counting, Praveen Nishad of the SP was leading by 19,201 votes in Gorakhpur over his nearest BJP rival.

published on : 14th March 2018

Uttar Pradesh bypolls: Litmus test for CM Yogi Adityanath's governance, SP-BSP alliance

Much is at stake both for the ruling party and the Opposition as the prestigious Gorakhpur and Phulpur seats go to poll on Sunday.

published on : 10th March 2018

Mayawati refutes reports of alliance with SP, says support to SP candidates just for defeating BJP

BSP chief and former Uttar Pradesh CM Mayawati refuted the reports of any political alliance with any party in the state.

published on : 4th March 2018

Mayawati's BSP to back Samajwadi Party candidates in Uttar Pradesh's Gorakhpur, Phulpur bypolls

It may be recalled that in 1993, SP-BSP had stitched an alliance in UP and formed the government with Mulayam Singh Yadav as CM.

published on : 4th March 2018