Uttar Pradesh elections

UP polls: AAP launches public reachout programme in Noida promising free electricity up to 300 units

AAP’s Gautam Buddh Nagar unit president Bhupendra Jadaun said the 'free electricity' campaign was launched on 10 October by Sanjay Singh, party’s Uttar Pradesh in-charge. 

published on : 19th October 2021

Uttar Pradesh polls 2022: Secular parties vie for share of Hindutva pie

After launching her party's Kisan Nyay Yatra, the Congress leader landed at Rohania with her forehead smeared with sandalwood paste.

published on : 17th October 2021

SBSP chief Rajbhar hints at return to old alliance with BJP ahead of 2022 Uttar Pradesh polls

Rajbhar heads the Bhagidari Sankalp Morcha (BSM), a conglomerate of 10 smaller regional groups. Asaduddin Owaisi’s AIMIM is also part of it.

published on : 16th October 2021

Samajwadi Party could win 400 seats in the upcoming polls, says Akhilesh Yadav

Akhilesh Yadav is currently holding a 'Vijay Rath Yatra' in the state ahead of next year's Assembly polls.

published on : 14th October 2021

BJP to launch caste outreach in run-up to Uttar Pradesh Assembly elections

The BJP is learnt to have planned to reach out to each caste, with plans to hold meetings with intellectuals, besides rallies and public meetings.

published on : 14th October 2021

EC should ban pre-poll surveys by media outlets six months before elections: BSP chief Mayawati

Mayawati demanded that Bharat Ratna be given to the late Dalit leader Kanshi Ram and added that people in Uttar Pradesh have made up their mind on changing power in the state.

published on : 9th October 2021

Uttar Pradesh polls 2022: AAP promises 300 units of electricity free, 24X7 supply

The AAP has made similar promises in Punjab, Uttarakhand and Goa where assembly polls are due in early next year.

published on : 16th September 2021

Uttar Pradesh elections: Congress asks ticket aspirants to deposit Rs 11,000

Party said the move is meant to keep away candidates who are not serious.

published on : 15th September 2021

2022 UP polls: Congress working to firm up manifesto, to create 30,000 poll-ready party workers

Farm loan waivers, coaching centres for competitive exams, allowance for young and elderly, and free electricity are the issues likely to find a place in the poll manifesto.

published on : 14th September 2021

Political parties throw enough hints Uttar Pradesh polls will pivot around Ayodhya

Political parties including the BJP, the SP the BSP have been using Ayodhya to launch their campaigns as momentum builds for the 2022 polls.

published on : 12th September 2021

Operation Bajad: A Mumbai-based physician's solution for visually-impaired voters

Mumbai physician Akshay Bajad says he has developed a prototype for the technology, but needs Election Commission’s permission to access the VVPAT machines.

published on : 12th September 2021

Uttar Pradesh Assembly polls will be decisive, pave way for Lok Sabha elections: Keshav Prasad Maurya

Maurya said the elections will be fought under the leadership of Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath and added that the next CM will be decided by the central leadership and elected MLAs.

published on : 2nd September 2021

BJP aims 50 per cent vote share in UP polls to blunt any possible Opposition unity

With the BJP facing the elections in UP along with Uttarakhand early next year, the saffron outfit is learnt to be banking on its past successes of exploiting the caste dynamics in its favour.

published on : 17th August 2021

Bihar parties to test Uttar Pradesh poll waters 

With the Assembly elections just a few months away, political mobilisation is picking up in Uttar Pradesh.

published on : 16th August 2021

AIMIM in a fix over Suheldev Bhartiya Samaj Party's political overtures in Uttar Pradesh

The UP unit of the MIM is hopeful of getting a good number of votes in 130 of 403 seats where Muslims are considered to be deciding factor.

published on : 9th August 2021
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