Lobbying in SP for UP Council tickets; BSP to lose majority

 Hectic lobbying is on in ruling Samajwadi Party for getting ticket for Uttar Pradesh Legislative Council, where main opposition BSP is all set to lose majority with term of eight of its members expiring later this month.

BSP MLC resigns from house after joining BJP

A BSP member of Uttar Pradesh Legislative Council, who was facing disqualification after joining BJP, on Tuesday resigned from the upper house on "moral grounds".

BSP candidates file nominations for Council elections in UP

 BSP candidates, including party supremo Mayawati's confidante Naseemuddin Siddiqui, on Wednesday filed nominations for the election to the 12 seats of Uttar Pradesh Legislative Council to be held on January 23.

Biennial election to UP Legislative Council on Jan 23

Lucknow: Biennial election to 12 seats of Uttar Pradesh Legislative Council will be held on January 23. According to a notification issued here yesterday, the nomination process for the elections will start on January 6.

Election to 12 UP legislative council seats on Jan 23

Election to 12 seats of Uttar Pradesh Legislative Council, which are falling vacant later this month, will be held on January 23.

UP legislative council adjourned over Minister`s comment

Replying to a question during Question Hour, Social Welfare Minister Awadhesh Prasad compared the election manifesto of SP with religious books, to which Congress and BSP raised objections.