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Poor performance in UP to make RLD irrelevant?

Saurabh Katkurwar and Anurag Dey/IANS

Poor performance in the Uttar Pradesh assembly elections may have shut the doors on the future prospects of the Rashtriya Lok Dal (RLD) for making a comeback in either state or national politics, at least for a decade, say experts.

Amethi Assembly Election Results 2017: BJP's Garima Singh wins

Amethi Assembly Election Results 2017: BJP's Garima Singh wins

The counting for the Amethi Assembly Election 2017 will begin at 8 am on Saturday. The high-profile constituency went to polls on February 23 in the fifth phase of high-voltage Uttar Pradesh Assembly Elections 2017. The Gandhi bastion was swept by the Samajwadi Party in 2012, the year which saw Akhilesh Yadav donning the UP CM hat.

UP polls: Candidates confident of win

Prominent candidates in the fray in the first phase of Uttar Pradesh elections on Saturday exuded confidence of victory.

Baghpat: Ajit Singh faces challenge from former confidants

Baghpat: Ajit Singh faces challenge from former confidants

With his prestige at stake, Ajit Singh is leaving no stone unturned to win back the seat.

RLD candidate Manoj Gautam's brother found dead near UP's Khurja

RLD candidate Manoj Gautam's brother found dead near UP's Khurja

Two bullet-riddled bodies, one identified as the brother of an RLD candidate, were found near Khurja today, police said.

80 candidates in fray for 6 Assembly seats in Muzaffarnagar

As many as 80 people are contesting Assembly elections from six constituencies of Muzaffarnagar district.

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.

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.

Akhilesh Yadav-led Samajwadi Party likely to seal alliance with Congress today; no word on Ajit Singh's RLD

Akhilesh Yadav-led Samajwadi Party likely to seal alliance with Congress today; no word on Ajit Singh's RLD

The Samajwadi Party led by Akhilesh Yadav is expected to seal an alliance with the Congress for the upcoming Uttar Pradesh Assembly Elections, reports said on Thursday.

UP Elections 2017: BJP recommends to party high command of candidates list

There are 23 sitting legislators from parties like Bahujan Samaj Party, Samajwadi Party, Congress and Rashtriya Lok Dal, who have joined BJP in recent months.

Mahagatbandhan on cards for UP polls? JD(U), RLD to attend Samajwadi Party's silver jubilee celebrations

Mahagatbandhan on cards for UP polls? JD(U), RLD to attend Samajwadi Party's silver jubilee celebrations

Congress' strategist for Uttar Pradesh, Prashant Kishor met Samajwadi Party chief Mulayam Singh at his residence on Tuesday.

Ajit Singh re-elected as RLD chief for seventh time

Rashtriya Lok Dal (RLD) leader Ajit Singh has been re-elected unopposed as the party president for the seventh time.

Rashtriya Lok Dal to contest alone in 2017 Uttar Pradesh Assembly elections

Rashtriya Lok Dal (RLD) today said it will contest the upcoming Assembly elections in Uttar Pradesh alone and project its young general secretary Jayant Chaudhary as its face.

Samajwadi Party not confident of winning 2017 Assembly Elections: Niranjana Jyoti

Union Minister and senior BJP leader Niranjana Jyoti on Monday claimed that the Samajwadi Party is trying to form an alliance with the RLD of Ajit Singh as it is not confident of winning the 2017 state Assembly Elections.

Efforts to bring together Janata Parivar set to resume again

Efforts to bring together Janata Parivar set to resume again

The parties are aiming for the merger of Janata Parivar parties before the 2017 Uttar Pradesh Assembly Elections.

Sharad Yadav steps down as JDU chief, Nitish Kumar likely to be new party president

Sharad Yadav steps down as JDU chief, Nitish Kumar likely to be new party president

JD(U) is set to elect a new president in its National Council meeting on April 10, bringing an end to the over 10-year long tenure of Sharad Yadav, who resigned from the post today.

RLD protest over bad condition of roads in Uttar Pradesh

Activists of Rashtriya Lok Dal (RLD) on Tuesday staged a protest here to draw the attention of the centre towards the "bad" condition of roads in Uttar Pradesh.