Mulayam meets UP Governor after victory

The decision on Uttar Pradesh’s next chief minister will be taken after Holi on March 09, 2012.

UP polls: Kanpur gears up for high-profile rallies

Top leaders like SP`s Mulayam Singh Yadav, BJP`s Sushma Swaraj, Delhi CM Sheila Dikshit visited the city for campaigning today.

Rahul links good turnout to support for Congress

Elated over the heavy voter turnout
in the ongoing Assembly elections in Uttar Pradesh, Congress
general secretary Rahul Gandhi today said that it is an
indication that the youth is supporting the Congress.

Firozabad forms record 115-km human chain for polls

The residents of Firozabad on Wednesday claimed to have set a new world record by forming a 115 km long human chain.

UP polls: 57 percent turnout in 3rd phase

A turnout of around 57 per cent
was on Wednesday recorded for 56 seats in an incident-free third
phase of UP Assembly elections which saw polling in Amethi and
Rae Bareli areas, the pocket boroughs of Nehru-Gandhi family.

UP: 103 candidates have criminal cases against them

Among these 103 candidates, with criminal background SP`s Ravidas Mehrotra contesting from Lucknow west seat has maximum 17 cases against him.

Mayawati will always be our leader, say Dalits

The Dalits of Agra region have become an economic entity and form the backbone of not only the shoe but iron foundries and glass industries as well.

Uma performs puja before filing nomination paper

In 2008, Uma had unsuccessfully contested the Assembly election from Tikamgarh seat in Madhya Pradesh on the ticket of Bhartiya Janshakti.

BSP MLA booked for violation of model code of conduct

A case was lodged against BSP MLA from Allahabad (West) Pooja Pal on Friday.

Nitish`s social engineering formula inspires Cong

Nitish Kumar`s Bihar formula of social engineering seems to have caught up the Congress` imagination in poll-bound Uttar Pradesh.

Will scrap 4.5% sub-quota for minorities: BJP manifesto

BJP`s election manifesto for Uttar Pradesh, with focus on education, health, employment and law and order was released on Friday.

Former aide attacks RLD chief Ajit Singh

The newly appointed general secretary of Samajwadi Party said Singh no longer followed the ideology of his late father Chaudhary Charan Singh.

EC transfers 3 officials in poll-bound UP

The Election Commission Tuesday night transferred three senior officers, including a district magistrate and Additional Director General of Police.

SP changes in names of two party candidates

Samajwadi Party changed its candidates from the Assembly constituencies of Chhara in Aligarh and Chhaprauli in Bagpath district for the coming polls.

Congress will form the next govt in UP: Khurshid

Law Minister Salman Khurshid in a chat with Zeenews.com’s Swati Chaturvedi.

Mayawati celebrates low-key birthday

Celebrating a low-key birthday, Chief Minister Mayawati appealed to voters and party workers to ensure a victory for her party in the UP polls.

Notice on Rahul Gandhi’s stay in college

District Magistrate and Returning Officer Ashutosh Dwivedi said that prima facie, it was a matter of Model Code of Conduct violation.

SP candidate to cut marriage expenses

Hoping the marriage will bring him luck in the election, Pandey said, "I will throw a large marriage reception after the elections are over".

UPA humiliating poll panel, says BJP

The Election Commission had taken objection to Khurshid`s suggestion of nine percent sub-quota for minorities within the 27 percent OBC quota.

UP polls: Uma to start party campaign after Jan 15

BJP leader Uma Bharti said she would begin her party`s poll campaign after January 15.