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Samajwadi Party to support BSP in UP Legislative Council polls: Akhilesh Yadav

Samajwadi Party to support BSP in UP Legislative Council polls: Akhilesh Yadav

The elections to the 13 Legislative Council seats in Uttar Pradesh are slated to be held on April 26

Apr 12, 2018, 08:07 AM IST
Samajwadi Party's Ram Gopal Yadav to contest 2019 Lok Sabha polls from Sambhal, keeps mum on BSP tie-up

Samajwadi Party's Ram Gopal Yadav to contest 2019 Lok Sabha polls from Sambhal, keeps mum on BSP tie-up

On March 14, 2018, the SP had wrested the prestigious Gorakhpur and Phulpur Lok Sabha seats from the BJP in the bypolls after reaching an understanding with the BSP.

Mar 31, 2018, 21:58 PM IST
Gorakhpur bypoll 2018: BJP confident but SP-BSP tie-up puts UP CM Yogi Adityanath on front foot

Gorakhpur bypoll 2018: BJP confident but SP-BSP tie-up puts UP CM Yogi Adityanath on front foot

The Lok Sabha by-poll in Gorakhpur, considered a safe bet for Uttar Pradesh's ruling BJP with five-time MP and Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath fronting the campaign, has acquired fresh urgency with the new-found bonhomie between the SP and the BSP.

Mar 08, 2018, 10:05 AM IST

Breaking 20-20: Mayawati denies joining hands with SP for UP Lok Sabha bypolls

BSP chief Mayawati has denied joining hands with SP for UP Lok Sabha by-polls. Watch to know more.

Mar 05, 2018, 10:25 AM IST
Not BSP or SP but PM Modi made it possible for a Dalit to become the President: Yogi Adityanath

Not BSP or SP but PM Modi made it possible for a Dalit to become the President: Yogi Adityanath

Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath on Sunday hailed Prime Minister Narendra Modi for proposing Ram Nath Kovind's name as the President of the country. "Prime Minister Narendra Modi made it possible for a Dalit to become a President," he said in Pritam Nagar in Allahabad.

Mar 04, 2018, 18:09 PM IST
Don't remember national anthem: New Aligarh Mayor's statement sparks controversy

Don't remember national anthem: New Aligarh Mayor's statement sparks controversy

The statement comes a barely a month after Furkan's controversial oath ceremony, where the BSP corporator took the oath of secrecy in Urdu

Jan 10, 2018, 18:44 PM IST
Meerut Mayor says no 'Vande Mataram' before board meetings, stokes controversy

Meerut Mayor says no 'Vande Mataram' before board meetings, stokes controversy

Vice President Venkaiah Naidu on December 7 apparently questioned why there were objections to saying 'Vande Mataram', which meant salute to the motherland.

Dec 08, 2017, 19:56 PM IST
Mayawati pays tribute to Ambedkar's Buddhist guru

Mayawati pays tribute to Ambedkar's Buddhist guru

Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) chief Mayawati on Saturday paid floral tribute to Buddhist monk Bhante Pragyanand, one of the seven monks who initiated Dalit icon Babasahed Bhim Rao Ambedkar into Buddhism.

Dec 02, 2017, 14:50 PM IST
Uttar Pradesh civic polls 2017: Mayawati’s Bahujan Samaj Party is the surprise package

Uttar Pradesh civic polls 2017: Mayawati’s Bahujan Samaj Party is the surprise package

Mayawati's BSP is the only party to offer some resistance to the BJP juggernaut in the civic polls.

Dec 01, 2017, 14:48 PM IST
Uttar Pradesh civic elections, first phase polling: As it happened

Uttar Pradesh civic elections, first phase polling: As it happened

The remaining phases would be held on November 26 and 29, and the counting of votes for all the phases would be held on December 1. 

Nov 22, 2017, 06:14 AM IST
BJP richest national party with Rs 893.88 crore, Mayawati's BSP second; DMK wealthiest regional party: ADR

BJP richest national party with Rs 893.88 crore, Mayawati's BSP second; DMK wealthiest regional party: ADR

The two main political parties of Tamil Nadu, the DMK and the AIADMK have the highest income amongst all regional parties.

Oct 28, 2017, 20:33 PM IST

''Godman'' involved in BSP leader''s killing held in Ghaziabad

The Ghaziabad police on Saturday arrested a self-styled godman in Uttar Pradesh who was allegedly involved in the 2013 murder of Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) leader Deepak Bhardwaj.

Sep 16, 2017, 13:21 PM IST
BJP slams Mayawati over Rohingyas, says India can't allow security situation to suffer

BJP slams Mayawati over Rohingyas, says India can't allow security situation to suffer

Speaking to ANI, BJP leader GVL Narsimha Rao said that the Centre is fulfilling all its humanitarian obligations but it cannot overlook the manner in which a large number of illegal immigrants have been residing here and posing a challenge to the security of the country.

Sep 14, 2017, 08:55 AM IST

UP minister elected to legislative council; BJP wins all five seats

Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath, his two deputies and a minister were, on September 8, declared elected unopposed to the Uttar Pradesh Legislative Council.

Sep 11, 2017, 21:00 PM IST
Lalu Yadav organised BJP rally only to 'launch his sons': JD(U)

Lalu Yadav organised BJP rally only to 'launch his sons': JD(U)

Lalu's mega rally ' BJP bhagao, Desh bachao' in Patna's Gandhi Maidan saw participation from Congress leader Ghulam Nabi Azad, West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Benerjee and former Uttar Pradesh chief minister and Samajwadi Party leader Akhilesh Yadav.

Aug 28, 2017, 15:01 PM IST
Setback for Lalu Yadav; Mayawati announces BSP will not participate in anti-BJP rally 'Desh Bachao, Bhajpa Bhagao'

Setback for Lalu Yadav; Mayawati announces BSP will not participate in anti-BJP rally 'Desh Bachao, Bhajpa Bhagao'

Lalu has claimed West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee and rebel JD(U) leader Sharad Yadav would attend the RJD rally.

Aug 24, 2017, 16:19 PM IST
 Dark days ahead for BSP supremo? 16 Dalit, OBC, Muslim outfits plan Mayawati's exit

Dark days ahead for BSP supremo? 16 Dalit, OBC, Muslim outfits plan Mayawati's exit

In a bid to chalk out a strategy for Mayawati’s exit,  16 outfits of Dalits, Muslims and OBCs, led by former Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) leaders held a day long meeting in the national capital at Constitution Club on Sunday. 

Aug 07, 2017, 13:24 PM IST
BSP legislator quits party, joins BJP

BSP legislator quits party, joins BJP

Thakur Jaiveer Singh's nephew Upendra Singh `Neetu`, the district panchayat chief of Aligarh, also joined the saffron camp on Saturday. 

Jul 29, 2017, 16:00 PM IST

Oppn boycotts UP Assembly for third day, holds parallel 'House'

Instead of participating in the proceedings of the House, members of the Samajwadi Party, the BSP and the Congress sat in the Central Hall and ran a parallel "House".

Jul 24, 2017, 15:58 PM IST
Mayawati quits Rajya Sabha, attacks govt for gagging her; BJP calls BSP chief's resignation a 'drama'

Mayawati quits Rajya Sabha, attacks govt for gagging her; BJP calls BSP chief's resignation a 'drama'

Mayawati lost power in Uttar Pradesh in 2012 and her party was routed in this year's Assembly elections.

Jul 18, 2017, 23:00 PM IST