Some Cong leaders worked as SP`s B-team during UP polls: Beni

Union minister Beni Prasad Verma today held some Congress leaders responsible for the party`s defeat in the 2012 assembly polls in Uttar Pradesh, alleging they worked as B-team of the Samajwadi Party.

Nobody will be spared for UP defeat: Rahul

Congress general secretary Rahul Gandhi dropped enough hints about a major shake up in the Uttar Pradesh unit of the party.

HC quashes acquisition of 5 hectares of land in Gr Noida

the Allahabad High Court Friday directed authorities to return five hectares of land to two farmers from Gautam Buddh
Nagar district.

UP: Engineer held for giving bribe of Rs 50,000

A Junior Engineer of the
irrigation department here has been arrested for allegedly giving a bribe of Rs 50,000 to an investigating officer of Lokayukta office here, official sources Wednesday said.

Difficult for BJP to come to power in 2014: RSS

RSS has said it will be difficult for BJP to come to power in 2014 Lok Sabha elections unless it answers the questions posed by Assembly poll results.

‘Grateful to Mayawati for giving Cong credit’

Congress leader Digvijay Singh took a dig at Mayawati for her contention that his party was responsible for the defeat of BSP in the UP polls.

Tharoor flays Cong not projecting CM candidate in UP

People in Uttar Pradesh did not vote for Congress as they knew Rahul Gandhi would not stay there to become the Chief Minister.

UP polls: Several tainted candidates bite the dust

The growing frustration of people
against criminal elements in politics has manifested itself in UP polls, where several such candidates lost.

Uma accepts responsibility for BJP doing badly in UP

Senior BJP leader Uma Bharti said that she accepted full responsibility for the party`s poor showing in the Uttar Pradesh Assembly election.

Mulayam meets UP Governor after victory

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

Akhilesh to be next CM of UP: Sources

Samajwadi Party chief Mulayam Singh Yadav’s son and party’s state unit head Akhilesh Yadav is likely to be appointed as the new CM of Uttar Pradesh.

Amar`s Lok Manch faces rout in UP polls

Rashtriya Lok Manch, the party
floated by Amar Singh drew a blank in the Uttar Pradesh Assembly elections.

Mulayam avenges 2007 defeat by Mayawati in UP

In May, 2007 Mayawati`s BSP romped
home to a majority by winning 206 seats and five years later
Mulayam Singh Yadav avenged the defeat.

SP`s no show in NCR

The Samajwadi Party may have stormed to power in UP but it failed to make an impression in 3 constituencies falling in the National Capital.

Lalu congratulates Mulayam over UP victory

RJD chief Lalu Prasad on Tuesday
congratulated Mulayam Singh Yadav on Samajwadi Party`s
impressive win in the UP Assembly elections, saying it is a
victory of secular forces.

Amar Singh`s Lok Manch faces rout in UP polls

Singh had fielded 360 candidates across UP of his
year-old party and had campaigned hard with Jaya Prada.

UP polls: Boy killed in celebratory firing

SP leader Akhilesh Yadav condemned the violence and assured that action will be taken against all those who have taken law into their hands.

Karuna hails SP`s win in UP; congratulates Mulayam

DMK president M Karunanidhi on Tuesday greeted Samajwadi Party leader Mulayam Singh Yadav for his party`s electoral triumph in Uttar Pradesh.

UP elections 2012: Bhatta Parsaul vote for BSP

Rahul Gandhi might have created a hue and cry over land acquisition but the voters in Bhatta-Parsaul appeared to have preferred ruling BSP.

Uttar Pradesh: Akhilesh wins the Battle Royale

At the end, it was a tale of two Princes in UP - one won and the other lost.

`SP will implement all promises made during polls`

Samajwadi Party said it would
implement all promises made by it in the election manifesto for Uttar Pradesh.

UP sugar mills find Mulayam victory sweet

Samajwadi Party`s convincing win
in Uttar Pradesh cheered over 100 sugar mills in the
state.

Criminals will have no place in SP: Akhilesh

Akhilesh Yadav thanked the people profusely for giving them a clear majority in Uttar Pradesh.

UP was not a litmus test for Rahul: Digvijay

On poor showing by the Congress party in UP, the senior party spokesperson Digvijay Singh said that he was ‘responsible’ for the debacle.

Won’t pull down Maya statues, elephants: Akhilesh

The expensive giant statues of BSP
supremo Mayawati and party symbol elephant in Uttar Pradesh
will remain safe.

I stood in front, I`m responsible for UP defeat: Rahul Gandhi

Congress general secretary Rahul Gandhi on Tuesday put up a brave face despite his party’s poor performance in the Assembly elections held in five states, including Uttar Pradesh.

Mayawati first CM to complete 5-year stint in UP

Mayawati has the distinction of being the first Chief Minister of Uttar Pradesh to have completed a full five-year term in the post.

We are disappointed with UP results: Gadkari

Reacting to the results of the five State Assembly elections, the BJP said that the mandate reflected an anti-UPA mood.

Poll debacle: Cong shies away from responsibility

Stating that elections are not about responsibilities, a visibly upset Union Law and Justice Minister Salman Khurshid on Tuesday said the Congress Party will look into the entire picture and come to a conclusion.

Dalit land remains loyal to Mayawati

Agra, the Dalit capital of northern India, Tuesday dominantly stood by Chief Minister Mayawati even as her BSP suffered blows elsewhere in UP.