Uttar Pradesh bypolls

Politics of fatwa temporarily overpowered politics of development: Uttar Pradesh BJP chief on bypoll loss

State BJP chief Mahendra Nath Pandey said the BJP will review its performance in the Kairana bypoll to ascertain "what went wrong" for the party.

published on : 31st May 2018

Back-to-back defeats for BJP in bypolls denting Uttar Pradesh CM Yogi Adityanath's image?

Fall of Gorakhpur, Yogi stronghold, and Phulpur in March followed by Kairana and Noorpur despite a robust campaign by the CM himself has put a question mark on Yogi’s leadership.

published on : 31st May 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

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

Titans give a final push as campaign reaches last leg in Uttar Pradesh bypolls

With just a day left for campaigning in bypoll bound Gorakhpur and Phulpur Lok Sabha seats, the titans of all major political parties have put their might behind their candidates on Thursday. 

published on : 8th March 2018

Uttar Pradesh: 25 per cent Gorakhpur, Phulpur Lok Sabha bypoll candidates with criminal cases

Eight out of 32 candidates contesting the bye-elections have criminal cases registered against them.

published on : 6th 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