India  /  Published 09.06.20

Second teacher scam engulfs Yogi govt

The Yogi Adityanath government was on Tuesday grappling with a second appointment controversy, involving 69,000 teachers, amid an already raging scandal over 25 school science teachers being recruited...
By Piyush Srivastava in Lucknow

India  /  Published 27.01.20

CAA: Mayawati demands withdrawal of cases against women

The BSP on Monday demanded withdrawal of cases lodged by the UP government against women protesting the Citizenship (Amendment) Act (CAA) and the National Register of Citizens (NRC) in the state.Women...
By PTI in Lucknow

India  /  Published 22.01.20

Dare to Shah on Kanhaiya

Union home minister Amit Shah’s challenge to Opposition leaders to debate the Citizenship Amendment Act has found many takers, including those he had not invited.At a rally in Lucknow on Tuesday, Sh...
By Pheroze L. Vincent in New Delhi

India  /  Published 22.01.20

Mayawati accepts Shah’s CAA debate challenge

A day after Amit Shah issued a challenge to several politicians including Congress leader Rahul Gandhi for a public debate on the Citizenship (Amendment) Act, BSP supremo Mayawati on Wednesday tweeted...
By The Telegraph in New Delhi

India  /  Published 15.01.20

Anarchy because of citizen law: Maya

BSP chief Mayawati said on Wednesday that she had been “repeatedly” requested to join the BJP government at the Centre but she refused. “Although repeated requests were made to me (by the BJP) t...
By Our Special Correspondent 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

Uttar Pradesh  /  Published 25.12.19

Probe deaths during anti-CAA protests accurately: Mayawati to UP govt

Bahujan Samaj Party supremo Mayawati on Wednesday asked the Uttar Pradesh government to conduct a thorough probe into the deaths during anti-Citizenship Amendment Act (CAA) protests and help the innoc...
By PTI in Lucknow

India  /  Published 07.12.19

Unnao death: Politicians blame UP government

A day after the Unnao rape victim, who was set ablaze by five men, succumbed to her injuries, Uttar Pradesh chief minister Yogi Adityanath on Saturday termed her death 'extremely sad' and announced th...
By The Telegraph and PTI in Lucknow

India  /  Published 05.12.19

BSP opposes citizenship bill, TMC vague

The BSP on Thursday came out openly against the Citizenship (Amendment) Bill while the Trinamul Congress is yet to reveal its hand as far as how it would vote when the draft legislation is put to the ...
By Anita Joshua in New Delhi

India  /  Published 24.09.19

I-T department attaches Rs 230-cr 'benami' assets of Mayawati's ex-secretary

The income tax department has attached 'benami' assets worth Rs 230 crore of retired IAS officer Net Ram who also served as secretary to former Uttar Pradesh chief minister Mayawati, official sources ...
By PTI in New Delhi


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