BSP chief Mayawati on Sunday alleged that the NDA government's Land Acquisition Bill was not in the interest of farmers and her party will oppose it in Rajya Sabha, as the chorus of demand for withdrawing the new Bill grew louder.
In a shocking incident, a class XI student was arrested and sent to jail for allegedly posting derogatory comments on Facebook against Samajwadi Party leader and Uttar Pradesh Urban Development Minister Azam Khan.
Bahujan Samaj Party supremo Mayawati on Saturday lashed out at Bharatiya Janata Party-led NDA government for ignoring Dalit icons while awarding Bharat Ratna to Atal Bihari Vajpayee and Madan Mohan Malviya.
Hoping to fulfil her prime ministerial ambitions with support from Muslims and Dalits, Mayawati on Tuesday said a victory for BSP`s 19 Muslim candidates will ensure a "balance of power" for the community and that a `Dalit ki beti` becomes PM in the next government.
Demanding the imposition of President`s Rule in Uttar Pradesh, BSP Chief Mayawati alleged that VHP`s Ayodhya Yatra was a result of a conspiracy by the BJP and the SP to spoil communal harmony in the state for political gains.