UP Polls

2022 UP polls: BJP, Nishad party join hands as state sees realignment of political forces

Meanwhile, two former senior leaders of BSP -- Lalji Verma and Ram Achal Rajbhar -- met Samajwadi Party chief Akhilesh Yadav.

published on : 24th September 2021

Big jolt for Congress as party's face in eastern UP Lalitesh Pati Tripathi quits ahead of 2022 UP polls

Lalitesh said that he had decided to leave the party because he felt helpless at the prevailing state of affairs.

published on : 23rd September 2021

2022 UP polls: Rajbhar tapping smaller players to expand Bhagidari Sankalp Morcha’s reach

However, despite having an image of a tough bargainer, Rajbhar has emerged as an ‘untouchable’ among the big political players in UP.

published on : 23rd September 2021

Law on population control will be brought 'at right time' in UP, says CM Yogi Adityanath

The state government had in July unveiled a policy aimed at stabilising the population in Uttar Pradesh and reducing maternal and infant deaths in a time-bound manner.

published on : 21st September 2021

2022 UP Polls: Mulayam Singh helping Akhilesh, Shivpal bury the hatchet to take on BJP

Sources claimed that Shivpal and Akhilesh may get reunited soon and the announcement to this effect may take place on Mulayam Singh’s birthday on November 22.

published on : 20th September 2021

UP govt should answer people's questions: Priyanka Gandhi

She was referring to CM Yogi's remarks that Uttar Pradesh remained riot-free while the governance saw a total changeover from the past providing benefits of welfare schemes directly to the deserving.

published on : 19th September 2021

2022 UP polls: Political parties scramble to win over Dalits through outreach programmes

While SP has announced a special programme in rural areas, the BJP has planned the national executive meeting of its SC wings for two days starting Saturday in Varanasi.

published on : 18th September 2021

EC transfers out 28 police personnel from Muzaffarnagar ahead of Uttar Pradesh polls

The police personnel were transferred to Shamli and Saharanpur districts from Muzaffarnagar, the DIG said.

published on : 18th September 2021

Akhilesh promises to restore Vishwakarma Puja holiday, a temple for deity if voted to power

It may be recalled that after assuming charge in UP, Yogi Adityanath had shortened the list of state holidays including the Vishwakarma Jayanti.

published on : 17th September 2021

2022 UP polls: Yogi govt withdraws 900 cases against farmers for stubble burning

The Additional Chief Secretary (Home) Avanish Awasthi has issued orders in this regard after CM Adityanath announced the decision of the state government in this connection.

published on : 16th September 2021

2022 UP polls: AAP promises 300 units of free electricity, 24/7 power supply

He claimed that in Uttar Pradesh the electricity bill for the first 300 units used to stand at Rs 1,900 at present which would be zero if AAP would be voted to power in the state.

published on : 16th September 2021

AAP unfurls Tiranga Yatra in UP before next year’s Assembly polls

The Yatra was launched by AAP leader and Delhi Deputy Chief Minister Manish Sisodia along with the party’s UP in-charge and Rajya Sabha member Sanjay Singh.

published on : 14th September 2021

Congress vicharaks vs RSS pracharaks in Uttar Pradesh

Congress Seva Dal, which was once seen more as a ceremonial organisation, has zeroed in on 100 constituencies in Uttar Pradesh where their members would be campaigning for the party.

published on : 14th September 2021

New university in Aligarh to be named after Jat king Mahendra Pratap Singh

Modi’s visit to Aligarh is being seen as a move by the BJP to placate the sulking Jat community of western UP owing to the promulgation of three contentious farm laws.

published on : 13th September 2021

'Only time will tell which party has lost existence in UP': Priyanka Gandhi takes a dig at BJP

Priyanka, who is touring Raebareli and Amethi, was responding to UP deputy CM Keshav Maurya’s claim that the state had got rid of Congress.

published on : 13th September 2021
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