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UP Assembly elections: SP releases list of 77 nominees, leaves 3 seats for Congress in Raebareli

Samajwadi Party on Sunday released a list of 77 candidates, leaving three seats for Congress in Raebareli, hours after the two parties decided to contest the crucial Uttar Pradesh Assembly elections as alliance partners.

Alliance confirmed! Samajwadi Party to contest 298 seats, Congress 105 in Uttar Pradesh Assembly polls

Alliance confirmed! Samajwadi Party to contest 298 seats, Congress 105 in Uttar Pradesh Assembly polls

Capping days of feverish parleys, Congress and Samajwadi Party on Sunday forged an alliance to contest the UP Assembly polls together.

Assembly elections: Battle lines drawn in Punjab with three-way contest

With battle lines drawn for the February 4 polls to Punjab Assembly, a high-octane battle of ballot is on the cards especially in some of the constituencies where the heavyweights of the three main parties are contesting.

Uttar Pradesh Assembly Elections: Finally, Samajwadi Party-Congress alliance sealed

Uttar Pradesh Assembly Elections: Finally, Samajwadi Party-Congress alliance sealed

After several deliberations and negotiations, Samajwadi Party on Sunday finally sealed the alliance with Congress for Uttar Pradesh Assembly Elections.

Uttar Pradesh Assembly Elections 2017: 'BJP would gain if Samajwadi Party-Congress alliance fails'

Uttar Pradesh Assembly Elections 2017: 'BJP would gain if Samajwadi Party-Congress alliance fails'

As the Congress and Samajwadi Party alliance seems to be on the brink of collapse ahead of the Uttar Pradesh assembly elections, the Nationalist Congress Party (NCP) on Sunday said both the parties should not break the tie-up, adding that if they do not agree and alliance fails then Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) would gain from the development.

UP Assembly polls: Sonia Gandhi steps in to revive Samajwadi Party-Congress alliance talks, speaks to Akhilesh Yadav

UP Assembly polls: Sonia Gandhi steps in to revive Samajwadi Party-Congress alliance talks, speaks to Akhilesh Yadav

As the parleys between the Congress and the ruling Samajwadi Party in Uttar Pradesh appeared to collapse over seat-sharing, Congress President Sonia Gandhi on Saturday intervened.

Assembly polls: Samajwadi Party-Congress alliance in trouble in Uttar Pradesh; Akhilesh Yadav not ready to give over 100 seats

Assembly polls: Samajwadi Party-Congress alliance in trouble in Uttar Pradesh; Akhilesh Yadav not ready to give over 100 seats

The Samajwadi Party on Saturday said that the alliance with the Congress failed to establish because of the sheer arrogance of the grand old party.

Samajwadi Party blames Congress for alliance failure, questions their presence in Uttar Pradesh

Samajwadi Party blames Congress for alliance failure, questions their presence in Uttar Pradesh

Putting the onus on the Congress Party for the failed alliance ahead of Uttar Pradesh polls, the Samajwadi Party on Saturday said that the alliance failed to establish because of the sheer arrogance of the grand old party, who were behaving as if they were "influential" in the state.

UP polls 2017: Akhilesh Yadav to release Samajwadi Party's manifesto on Sunday

UP polls 2017: Akhilesh Yadav to release Samajwadi Party's manifesto on Sunday

Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav will on Sunday release the party poll manifesto for Samajwadi Party at party headquarters in Lucknow.

UP Assembly polls: Fate of SP-Congress alliance hangs in balance

UP Assembly polls: Fate of SP-Congress alliance hangs in balance

The fate of the Samajwadi Party-Congress alliance for the Uttar Pradesh Assembly polls continued to hang in balance on Saturday.

EC nod to commanders' meet Congress' moral defeat: BJP

With the Election Commission's nod to the Combined Commanders' Conference being held at the IMA here in the presence of Prime Minister Narendra Modi, Pradesh BJP on Saturday said it was a moral defeat of the Congress which had tried to politicise the event by raising objections to it.

Mayawati says alliance with Samajwadi Party will not help Congress in Uttar Pradesh

Accusing Akhilesh Yadav government of shielding criminals and communal forces, BSP chief Mayawati on Saturday said Congress' attempted tie-up with ruling Samajwadi Party showed its political bankruptcy and will be inimical to party which is "running on oxygen support" in Uttar Pradesh.

Non-BJP parties reject Centre's negotiation committee on Mahanadi

Non-BJP parties reject Centre's negotiation committee on Mahanadi

All non-BJP political parties including the ruling BJD on Friday rejected the Centre's decision of setting up a negotiation committee to assess the availability and utilisation of waters in the Mahanadi river and its tributaries.

UP elections 2017: Congress expresses displeasure over SP list

UP elections 2017: Congress expresses displeasure over SP list

Indicating that all is not well in the alliance, the Congress on Friday expressed its displeasure over the Samajwadi Party (SP) releasing a list of 191 candidates for Uttar Pradesh Assembly polls, which also included nine seats of sitting Congress MLAs, terming it "unfortunate".

Samajwadi Party puts ball in Congress court for alliance in UP

Samajwadi Party puts ball in Congress court for alliance in UP

Samajwadi Party has taken this decision due to the continuous delay by the Congress to clear its stands on the alliance for the upcoming polls.

RLD's inclusion in 'Grand Alliance' in UP: Samajwadi Party, Congress differ

RLD's inclusion in 'Grand Alliance' in UP: Samajwadi Party, Congress differ

The seven-phase UP Elections will start on February 11.

Rift in Congress surfaces ahead of Goa polls

In what could indicate a rift in the Congress party ahead of the February 4 poll, a party office-bearer, who on Tuesday burnt an effigy of AICC General Secretary Digvijaya Singh, has been awarded party ticket to contest the Fatorda seat in South Goa district.

Congress does not rule out inclusion of RLD in maha gathbandhan in UP

Congress on Thursday kept the hopes of a 'maha gathbandhan' against the BJP in Uttar Pradesh alive by not ruling out the inclusion of RLD in the tie-up for the key Assembly polls in the state.

UP Elections 2017: Samajwadi Party won't ally with RLD, tie-up only with Congress

UP Elections 2017: Samajwadi Party won't ally with RLD, tie-up only with Congress

The Samajwadi Party asserted an alliance with the Congress for the seven-phase UP Elections starting on February 11.