India  /  Published 07.07.19

Mayawati flags ‘Modi-turf poverty’ and migration

Mayawati has claimed that poverty is driving large-scale migration from eastern Uttar Pradesh, home to the constituencies of Prime Minister Narendra Modi and chief minister Yogi Adityanath.“The cond...
By Piyush Srivastava in Lucknow

Opinion  /  Published 03.07.19

Modi's loyal and obliging Opposition

The good news for Narendra Modi just refuses to ebb, it oozes like the viscous sweetness of summer fruit. May 23 was breathtaking beyond expectation, a second-term endorsement that rendered the parlia...
By Sankarshan Thakur in

India  /  Published 03.07.19

Centre and Yogi at odds on list

The Centre on Tuesday said the BJP-run Uttar Pradesh government had taken an “unconstitutional” decision to remove 17 castes from the list of Other Backward Classes and label them Scheduled Castes...
By Our Special Correspondent in New Delhi

India  /  Published 01.07.19

Mayawati charges Adityanath government with delisting 17 OBC list castes

Bahujan Samaj Party chief Mayawati has alleged that the Yogi Adityanath government has removed 17 castes from the list of Other Backward Classes and labelled them Scheduled Castes, depriving them of t...
By Piyush Srivastava in Lucknow

Opinion  /  Published 27.06.19

An open letter to Opposition politicians

Dear Rahul, Priyanka, Arvind, Mayawati, Mamata, Akhilesh, and other luminaries of our Opposition (or not),It's about time you started something. Really. Start. Something.It's terribly nice of you to t...
By Padmakumar N. in

India  /  Published 25.06.19

Mayawati sounds end of alliance with Samajwadi Party

Mayawati on Monday announced that the Bahujan Samaj Party would contest all future elections alone, sounding the end of the alliance with the Samajwadi Party a day after appointing family members to t...
By Piyush Srivastava in Lucknow

India  /  Published 23.06.19

Mayawati dynasty takes shape

Mayawati on Sunday announced she would be appointing younger brother Anand Kumar as national vice-president of the Bahujan Samaj Party and nephew Akash Anand as its national coordinator, belying her r...
By Piyush Srivastava in Lucknow

India  /  Published 16.06.19

Priyanka promises to rebuild Congress in UP

Priyanka Gandhi Vadra knows that reviving the Congress in Uttar Pradesh would be a long haul and is trying to convince local leaders that the poor showing in the general election shouldn’t be taken ...
By Sanjay K. Jha in New Delhi

India  /  Published 14.06.19

Sonia spells out EVM fears: ‘No smoke without fire’

Sonia Gandhi has finally taken it upon herself to articulate concerns among sections of people about the Electronic Voting Machine (EVM), contending that there is no smoke without fire and the suspici...
By Sanjay K. Jha in New Delhi

Opinion  /  Published 09.06.19

Why can't Indian chefs revive indigenous flavours?

Sir — What is common among kale, zucchini, broccoli, red cabbage and dragon fruit? These are fruits and vegetables that were almost unknown to the ordinary Indian even a couple of decades back. The ...
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