UP Polls

Congress gears up for municipal elections in Uttar Pradesh

The party will launch a digital membership drive with an aim to reach 1.5 crore people through it, Krishnakant Pandey said. "The party has identified seven zones in UP for the elections," Pandey said.

published on : 23rd May 2022

Shivpal dares Akhilesh Yadav to expel him From SP legislature party

Shivpal Singh Yadav was, however, not invited for a meeting of SP MLAs soon after the results came in. Since then he has thrown hints that he might cross over to the BJP.

published on : 21st April 2022

Uttar Pradesh: Voting for 27 Legislative Council seats underway

It is an opportunity for the saffron party to enjoy a majority in both the Houses of the Uttar Pradesh Legislature.

published on : 9th April 2022

CM Adityanath, Akhilesh Yadav take oath as members of UP Assembly

After Adityanath, Akhilesh Yadav, who has been named as the Leader of the Opposition, took oath as MLA.

published on : 28th March 2022

Patel slammed for Yogi-Modi remark    

“No one can break the Modi-Yogi jodi (pair), and no one has been able to become the chief minister in Uttar Pradesh for a second consecutive time.

published on : 28th March 2022

Swearing-in ceremony of Uttar Pradesh government to held on March 25

The ceremony will take place at the Ikana stadium at 4 pm of March 25, a senior official said. This is the second consecutive term of Adityanath.

published on : 18th March 2022

‘Handing UP affairs to Priyanka was a political misfire’: Senior Congress leader Shankarsinh Vaghela

The lack of dialogue in Congress is the biggest problem, the former Gujarat chief minister said, adding that Sonia used to make decisions after listening to everyone.

published on : 18th March 2022

Women, caste combination, age, performance key factors in Yogi Cabinet 2.0: Sources

There was open public displeasure against several ministers and MLAs of the last term largely owing to the fact that these leaders would hardly go and meet people in the constituency.

published on : 17th March 2022

BJP moves to find lasting solution to stray cattle issue in UP

The party may set up large and sustainable cattle protection centres with biogas plants in each district.

published on : 15th March 2022

Lesson from state polls 2022: Caste to class, BJP reaps benefit of welfare schemes

The process is slow, but it has started. This process started not because of any Left ideology, but due to the socio-economic empowerment of the poor communities.

published on : 15th March 2022

New faces likely in Yogi Cabinet 2.0; caste balance, performance to decide new team

For the post of Deputy Chief Minister, the names of Swatantra Dev Singh, Baby Rani Maurya, Brijesh Pathak and Keshav Prasad Maurya are in talks.

published on : 13th March 2022

Yogi Adityanath: The victory of communalism

Religion sells. In most parts of the world, mixing politics with religion is recognised as an unwholesome practice.

published on : 13th March 2022

SP sweeps polls in 5 UP districts on formula of better coordination between candidates, party

The districts where SP scored cent per cent seats comprised Ambedkarnagar, Kaushambi, Ghazipur, Azamgarh and Shamli.

published on : 12th March 2022

UP polls: 15 MLAs face drubbing at threshold of victory

Eight BJP MLAs, six SP lawmakers, and one NISAHD party candidate ended up losing their seat by an extremely slender margin of even less than 500 votes.

published on : 12th March 2022

Mayawati accuses media of adopting casteist approach, bars BSP spokesperson from TV debates

Her outburst came through a series of tweets two days after the BSP slumped to its lowest ever tally of seats in Uttar Pradesh, winning just one in the current state polls.

published on : 12th March 2022

BJP's UP election win decoded: Women propel saffron surge in state

The saffron brigade retaining power can be attributed to women, who seem to have consolidated behind the party over a slew of issues, including free ration, gas cylinders and improved law and order.

published on : 12th March 2022

UP polls: BJP's caste calculus dominated by non-Yadav OBC communities decimates SP

The OBC communities, which form a formidable chunk of the voters in UP, emerged as a strong pressure group against the socio-economically strong Yadavs.

published on : 11th March 2022

Just 0.43 per cent votes for Asaddudin Owaisi's AIMIM in UP polls

The vote share of the Asaddudin Owaisi-led party was just around 0.43 per cent of the total votes polled across the 403 assembly seats in the state, the Election Commission website showed.

published on : 11th March 2022

'The struggle will continue in public interest': Akhilesh thanks UP voters for doubling Samajwadi Party's tally

Congratulating all the MLAs of the SP-led alliance, Yadav asked them to discharge their responsibilities sincerely.

published on : 11th March 2022

11 UP ministers lose polls; debutants Rajeshwar Singh, Asim Arun, turncoat Aditi Singh shine

Singh was serving as the joint director of the federal probe agency at its zonal office in Lucknow and he took voluntary retirement from service (VRS), which was approved by the Centre in January.

published on : 11th March 2022
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