Meerut gang-rape: Stern action will be taken against accused, assures Mulayam

Assuring strict action against the accused of Meerut gang-rape, Samajwadi Party chief Mulayam Singh Yadav on Tuesday promised a Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) probe into the case, reports said.

Maneka Gandhi pitches for Varun as UP chief minister

Signalling start of the battle for leadership in Uttar Pradesh, Union Minister Maneka Gandhi has put her son Varun`s hat in the ring for the CM`s chair.

Laxmikant Bajpai defends Nitin Gadkari over bugging issue

Uttar Pradesh Bharatiya Janata Party president Laxmikant Bajpai defended Union Transport Minister Nitin Gadkari over bugging devices being found from his residence, and said that matter should be considered closed as Gadkari has denied this.

Poor law and order in UP reflects Samajwadi Party`s failure: Laxmikant Bajpai

Uttar Pradesh BJP President Laxmikant Bajpai on Saturday said the current state of law and order in Uttar Pradesh is the result of the Samajwadi Party`s failure.

BJP will continue animosity against Moradabad SSP for years: Laxmikant Bajpai

Lashing out at Moradabad`s Senior Superintendent of Police (SSP) Dharamvir for holding BJP responsible for inflaming communal tension in Kanth, the party`s state president Laxmikant Bajpai on Saturday said that the former is not fit to be in public service.

Original Constitution had images of Lord Ram: BJP leader

Defending the use of image of Lord Ram as a backdrop during Narendra Modi`s rally in Faizabad, BJP Tuesday said even the original copies of the Constitution had images of Hindu deities.

SP govt no better than previous BSP regime: BJP

BJP state president Laxmikant Bajpai on Friday said the SP government was no better than the previous BSP regime and claimed it was affected by same problems as the Mayawati-led party during its rule.

Laxmikant Bajpai is new UP BJP president

In a major revamp BJP appointed
vice-president of state unit Laxmikant Bajpai as the new chief of UP unit replacing Surya Pratap Shahi.