India  /  Published 13.01.19

Yogi taunts, Akhilesh retorts

Uttar Pradesh chief minister Yogi Adityanath on Sunday ridiculed the friendship between the Samajwadi Party and the Bahujan Samaj Party, saying the two former rivals who have firmed up an alliance for...
By Piyush Srivastava in Lucknow

India  /  Published 12.01.19

BJP puts on brave face as SP, BSP tie up

The shadow of the Samajwadi-Bahujan Samaj Party alliance hung over the BJP national convention on Saturday, with Uttar Pradesh chief minister Yogi Adityanath and his deputy Keshav Prasad Maurya excori...
By J.P. Yadav in New Delhi

India  /  Published 05.01.19

Rivals SP and BSP inch towards agreement

Uttar Pradesh rivals Samajwadi Party and Bahujan Samaj Party appeared close to striking a deal for the Lok Sabha polls later this year while keeping the “future” options open on the Congress. Ther...
By Piyush Srivastava in Lucknow

India  /  Published 30.12.18

Wait and see, says Akhilesh

Akhilesh Yadav has said details of a non-BJP alliance in Uttar Pradesh for next year’s general election would soon be before the people.“The curtain will soon be removed from the sangam (confluenc...
By Piyush Srivastava in Lucknow

India  /  Published 15.12.18

Akhilesh uses Rafale to message Congress

Samajwadi Party chief Akhilesh Yadav on Saturday suggested that the Congress stop demanding a joint parliamentary panel probe into the Rafale controversy and knock on the doors of the Supreme Court ag...
By Piyush Srivastava in Lucknow

India  /  Published 13.01.20

BSP to skip Opposition meeting on CAA

A few days after West Bengal chief minister Mamata Banerjee announced her intention to boycott the Opposition meeting on Citizenship (Amendment) Act, Aam Aadmi Party and BSP supremo have also sai...
By The Telegraph and PTI in Lucknow

India  /  Published 14.02.19

Mayawati likens Congress to BJP

Bahujan Samaj Party leader Mayawati on Thursday opened a front against the Congress by likening it to the BJP, revealing the churn within her outfit over the Grand Old Party’s bid to regain some of ...
By Our Special Correspondent in New Delhi

Opinion  /  Published 28.04.19

Rahul Gandhi is Wayanad's great hope

Most people in Wayanad have one common hope — that the Congress president, Rahul Gandhi, will retain that seat in the ongoing Lok Sabha elections and be their saviour. The chief of the All India Con...
By The Telegraph in

India  /  Published 27.04.19

Mayawati's twin worries: CBI and stray cattle mischief

Two forces are allegedly snapping at Mayawati’s heels. One is the usual suspect, the other a four-legged one.If the CBI has started probing alleged irregularities in the sale of 21 state-owned sugar...
By TT Bureau in Lucknow

India  /  Published 20.04.19

Maya, Mulayam share stage

When Mulayam Singh Yadav and Mayawati shared a stage the last time, P.V. Narasimha Rao was Prime Minister.On Friday, the bonhomie was overflowing as the two former chief ministers, who spent most of t...
By Piyush Srivastava in Lucknow


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