Shiv Sena stirs controversy, urges Hindu families to have 10 children
Shiv Sena stirs controversy, urges Hindu families to have 10 children

Shiv Sena has stirred a hornet's nest by suggesting the Hindu families to have more than 10 children to keep the majority status intact.

Shiv Sena faces opposition flak over editorial on rape in `Saamna`

Opposition leaders today criticised the Shiv Sena over its controversial editorial on rape cases in its mouthpiece `Saamna`.

Equal respect should be given to people of all religions: Rita Bahuguna Joshi

Congress leader Rita Bahuguna Joshi on Tuesday said that any person holding a powerful position in the country should show respect for all religions as their mindset impacted a lot of people.

Nominations for Lucknow parliamentary seat begin today

Nomination process for the prestigious Lucknow parliamentary seat of Uttar Pradesh begins on Wednesday.

Won`t be wise to replace Imran Masood in Saharanpur: Congress leader

Congress leader Rita Bahuguna Joshi defended party member Imran Masood, arrested earlier in the day for threatening BJP`s prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi, and said removing him won`t be a "wise" decision.

Lok Sabha polls: Congress renominates Pawan Bansal from Chandigarh

All India Congress Committee (AICC) announced second list of candidates for Lok Sabha polls with Pawan Kumar Bansal, Rita Bahuguna Joshi and filmstars-turned-politicians Raj Babbar and Nagma among the prominent names. 

Apprise masses about UPA`s programmes: Mahila Congress to workers

In the run up to next year`s Lok Sabha polls, Mahila Congress president Shobha Ojha on Sunday asked party workers, especially women, to apprise the masses about various welfare schemes launched by the UPA government at the Centre.

FIR against 5 in Rita Bahuguna house arson case

On the orders of a local court, the district police has lodged an FIR against five persons for allegedly being involved in an incident of arson at Congress leader Rita Bahuguna Joshi`s house in 2009.

SP govt worse than BSP: Rita Bahuguna Joshi

The law and order situation in the SP government is worse than the previous BSP`s regime in Uttar Pradesh, former state Congress chief Rita Bahuguna Joshi said.

Azaharuddin, Joshi booked for violating model code

Authorities have registered cases against Congress MP from Moradabad Mohammad Azaharuddin, UP Cong chief Rita Bahuguna Joshi for violating model code.

Tough task on hand for new U`Khand CM

Politics runs in 65-year-old Bahuguna`s blood since he is the son of former Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Hemvati Nandan Bahuguna.

Congress’ UP debacle: Rita Joshi offers to quit

Taking moral responsibility for Congress’ poor performance in Uttar Pradesh elections, state party chief Rita Bahuguna Joshi on Friday offered to resign from her post.

Infighting in UP Congress after poll debacle

Infighting in Congress in the wake
of its electoral debacle in Uttar Pradesh came out in the open
with PCC chief Rita Bahuguna Joshi today saying that there
should no blame-game when the party is in crisis

Rahul did a brilliant job: Rita Bahuguna Joshi

Rita Bahuguna Joshi said the organisation had been unable to convert the "wonderful atmosphere" generated by Rahul Gandhi into votes.

Will take responsibility for debacle in UP: Joshi

Trying to insulate Rahul Gandhi from
being targeted for any poll debacle in Uttar Pradesh, state
party chief Rita Bahuguna Joshi today said she will take
responsibility for such eventuality.

`Cong to form govt in UP only if it gets majority`

About exit polls, which have nudged Congress to the fourth place, Rita Bahuguna Joshi said her party was also analysing the

Notification for fourth phase of UP polls issued

Notification for the fourth phase of Uttar Pradesh Assembly elections was issued on Wednesday, setting in motion the process of filing nominations.

`Team Anna`s campaign will not work in UP polls`

UPCC president Rita Bahuguna Joshi has asserted that Team Anna`s anti-Congress propaganda will not work in UP polls.

EC orders probe into complaints against UPCC chief

The Election Commission ordered an inquiry into complaints of violation of the model code of conduct by UP Congress chief Rita Bahuguna Joshi.

Cong distt chiefs removed after protests during Ra

Former city unit president Ram Narain Mishra has been made the working president of the district unit.