Akhilesh Singh Yadav

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Business Standard India
More trouble for Akhilesh: SP founding member, others jump boat; join BJPAshok Bajpai, a founding member of Samajwadi Party (SP) and a close aide of par
Business Standard India / Posted 3 hours ago
Ashok Bajpai, a founding member of Samajwadi Party (SP) and a close aide of party patriarch Mulayam Singh Yadav on Saturday formally joined ruling Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) in the presence of Union Home Minister and Lucknow Member of Parliament... Read more
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The Hindu
Adityanath targets Rahul Gandhi, says Gorakhpur not a ‘picnic spot’outbreak in the wake of death of 71 children at the BRD hospital, also hit out
The Hindu / Posted 4 hours ago
outbreak in the wake of death of 71 children at the BRD hospital, also hit out at his predecessor and Samajwadi Party chief Akhilesh Yadav. “I feel that the shehzada sitting in Lucknow ..yuvraj sitting in Delhi will not know the importance of this... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
BJP also defeated Samajwadi Party in expenditure for Uttar Pradesh pollsParty and the Bharatiya Janata Party in this year’s Uttar Pradesh assembly elec
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 21 hours ago
Party and the Bharatiya Janata Party in this year’s Uttar Pradesh assembly elections when it came to poll expenditure. The Akhilesh Yadav-led party spent Rs129.87 crore as compared to BJP’s Rs175 crore in the January-March polls leaving Mayawati’s... Read more
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The Economic Times
Uttar Pradesh floods, Gorakhpur tragedy galvanises opposition Samajwadi Party into actionsaid a party insider. The party, embattled by the recent resignations of some
The Economic Times / Posted 2 days ago
said a party insider. The party, embattled by the recent resignations of some of its MLCs and strains with SP chief Akhilesh Yadav's uncle Shivpal Yadav, is going the extra mile to strike a rapport with the masses, he said. The death of... Read more
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asianage
RLD to be part of ‘united Opposition’ against BJPidentity that has been decimated in the recent Assembly elections, where the pa
asianage / Posted 4 days ago
identity that has been decimated in the recent Assembly elections, where the party could win only one seat. Chaudhary Ajit Singh, who has elevated his son Jayant Chaudhary to the post of vice-president in the party, will now play an advisory role,... Read more
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Business Standard India
Tragedies like Gorakhpur deaths not new in India, says Amit Shahassurance by the state, the NHRC lamented. In Lucknow, UP Congress leaders sta
Business Standard India / Posted 4 days ago
assurance by the state, the NHRC lamented. In Lucknow, UP Congress leaders staged a protest. Samajwadi Party president Akhilesh Yadav visited Gorakhpur and met family members of the deceased. BJP Lok Sabha member Varun Gandhi pledged Rs 5 crore... Read more
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Business Standard India
Gorakhpur: Work as usual at govt hospital as VIPs go backunnoticed by the authorities. While Adityanath surveyed the hospital on Sunday,
Business Standard India / Posted 4 days ago
unnoticed by the authorities. While Adityanath surveyed the hospital on Sunday, it was the turn of former chief minister Akhilesh Yadav on Monday. Zaid Khan, one of the unlucky parents, broke down at the burial site of his five-year-old daughter... Read more
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Business Standard India
Gorakhpur tragedy continues as 6 more children die in BRD hospitaland rehabilitation of the affected families as well as the action taken against
Business Standard India / Posted 5 days ago
and rehabilitation of the affected families as well as the action taken against those guilty. Samajwadi Party president Akhilesh Yadav visited Gorakhpur and met family members of deceased infants and consoled them. The former chief minister... Read more
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The Economic Times
Gorakhpur hospital tragedy continues, 6 more children dieand rehabilitation of the affected families as well as the action taken against
The Economic Times / Posted 5 days ago
and rehabilitation of the affected families as well as the action taken against those guilty. Samajwadi Party president Akhilesh Yadav visited Gorakhpur and met family members of deceased infants and consoled them. The former chief minister... Read more
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New Kerala
UP Govt. hiding facts, can't trust current probe: Akhilesh on Gorakhpur tragedy - newkerala news #263118Gorakhpur (Uttar Pradesh) , August 14 : Former Uttar Pradesh chief minister Akh
New Kerala / Posted 5 days ago
Gorakhpur (Uttar Pradesh) , August 14 : Former Uttar Pradesh chief minister Akhilesh Yadav on Monday visited the family of victims who died in Gorakhpur's Baba Raghav Das Medical College, and said that the state government must reveal the real reason... Read more
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dna
Gorakhpur tragedy: Six more encephalitis deaths at BRD Hospital; blame game continuesI want to ask how many more children will be killed?" he had told a press confe
dna / Posted 5 days ago
I want to ask how many more children will be killed?" he had told a press conference in Lucknow. Samajwadi Party president Akhilesh Yadav today visited Gorakhpur and met family members of deceased infants and consoled them. The former chief... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
As sons rise, dynasties continue reign on Indian politicsThe inevitable has happened: Former Union minister Ajit Singh’s son Jayant Chau
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 5 days ago
The inevitable has happened: Former Union minister Ajit Singh’s son Jayant Chaudhary was on Sunday promoted as the Rashtriya Lok Dal (RLD) vice-president. The “son rise” phenomenon has remained an abiding feature of Indian democracy, with a majority... Read more
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The Economic Times
Blot of Gorakhpur tragedy will stay for long on Yogi Adityanathby the media and the criticism by the opposition, the government hid behind sta
The Economic Times / Posted 5 days ago
by the media and the criticism by the opposition, the government hid behind statistics. Health Minister Siddhartha Nath Singh contended that "deaths ... happened even in the past". Anger against Siddhartha Nath Singh, in particular, has been... Read more
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New Kerala
Gorakhpur tragedy: UP Govt. again refutes disruption of gas supply as cause of deaths - newkerala news #262678detail, but issue of gas supply that should've come to light didn't come up," U
New Kerala / Posted 6 days ago
detail, but issue of gas supply that should've come to light didn't come up," Uttar Pradesh Health Minister Siddharth Nath Singh said, while addressing the press conference regarding the tragedy. "We are suspending the BRD medical college... Read more
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CBS News
At least 35 children die in Indian hospital in 3 daysbags to help the children breathe. "That's the time when the death of the chil
CBS News / Posted 6 days ago
bags to help the children breathe. "That's the time when the death of the children peaked," said Mrityunjaya Singh, whose 7-month-old son was admitted to the hospital and was not among the dead. The Uttar Pradesh government has... Read more
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Business Standard India
In UP's clean-up drive, civil services recruitments come under scannerin the state’s provincial services have been without controversy. The person in
Business Standard India / Posted 6 days ago
in the state’s provincial services have been without controversy. The person in the thick of the quagmire is Anil Yadav, who was the UPPSC chairman from 2013 to 2015. Yadav has been accused of politicising the recruitment process during... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Gorakhpur medical college principal suspended, govt says children’s death not due to snag in oxygen supplysupply caused the deaths that shocked India and triggered a political blame gam
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 6 days ago
supply caused the deaths that shocked India and triggered a political blame game. State health minister Siddharth Nath Singh said oxygen supply was disrupted at the Baba Raghav Das Medical College in Gorakhpur for two hours on Thursday night... Read more
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Business Standard India
UP orders probe into Gorakhpur child deathsthey were sending teams to the town, about 750 km northwest of state capital Lu
Business Standard India / Posted 7 days ago
they were sending teams to the town, about 750 km northwest of state capital Lucknow. State Health Minister Siddharth Nath Singh, however, said 60 children had died since last Monday due to various causes and not only lack of oxygen. The Prime... Read more
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dna
Gorakhpur infant deaths: Medical college principal axed; Adityanath govt pats itself on the back for 'controlling' encephalitisMinister Ashutosh Tandon, who rushed to Gorakhpur along with his Cabinet collea
dna / Posted 7 days ago
Minister Ashutosh Tandon, who rushed to Gorakhpur along with his Cabinet colleague Health Minister Dr Siddharth Nath Singh on CM Adityanath’s direction, announced that Dr Rajeev Kumar Mishra, Principal BRD Medical College, had been suspended... Read more
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dna
UP CM Yogi Adityanath speaks about infant deaths in Gorakhpur, says encephalitis is a challengeDas Medical College's hospital due to alleged disruption in the supply of liqui
dna / Posted 7 days ago
Das Medical College's hospital due to alleged disruption in the supply of liquid oxygen. Health Minister Siddharth Nath Singh and Minister for Medical Education Ashutosh Tandon will visit Gorakhpur after meeting the Chief Minister here. Earlier... Read more
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dna
Uttar Pradesh: 31 kids gasp to death in GorakhpurCongress President Raj Babbar said, "The deaths show the insensitivity of the s
dna / Posted 7 days ago
Congress President Raj Babbar said, "The deaths show the insensitivity of the state government." Former CM and SP chief Akhilesh Yadav demanded Rs 20 lakh each for the kin of the deceased. Gorakhpur has over the years seen thousands of deaths... Read more
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The Indian Express
60 kids die in five days at Gorakhpur hospital, 9 the day Yogi Adityanath came visitingwill be out within the next 24 hours and action will be taken accordingly.” (U
The Indian Express / Posted 7 days ago
will be out within the next 24 hours and action will be taken accordingly.” (Uttar Pradesh Health Minister Siddharth Nath Singh told PTI: “The deaths of children were very unfortunate and the government will set up an inquiry committee to... Read more
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dna
Gorakhpur infants' death: UP Health Minister promises inquiry, Opposition targets Adityanath govtin Lucknow, also rubbished reports about non-availability of oxygen at the hosp
dna / Posted 7 days ago
in Lucknow, also rubbished reports about non-availability of oxygen at the hospital. Health Minister Siddharth Nath Singh told PTI, "The deaths of children were very unfortunate and government will set up an inquiry committee to ascertain if... Read more
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dna
Gorakhpur infant deaths: Opposition demands UP health minister's resignationhome district and such incident there shows insensitivity of the government," h
dna / Posted 7 days ago
home district and such incident there shows insensitivity of the government," he said. Former chief minister and SP chief Akhilesh Yadav held the state government responsible for the tragic deaths and demanded strict action and compensation of Rs... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Scindia rules out desertion by Bihar Cong MLAs; announces rally against NitishJuly 26. The 20-month-old GA government fell when CM Kumar resigned, citing th
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 8 days ago
July 26. The 20-month-old GA government fell when CM Kumar resigned, citing the failure of his deputy, RJD leader Tejashwi Yadav, to “clear the air” on a CBI FIR against him as a beneficiary in an alleged scam from 2006, when his father, Lalu... Read more
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Business Standard India
Akhilesh Yadav's political capital dwindling thick and fastUttar Pradesh to witnessing his political capital dwindle thick and fast, party
Business Standard India / Posted 9 days ago
Uttar Pradesh to witnessing his political capital dwindle thick and fast, party president and former state chief minister Akhilesh Yadav has indeed come a long way. In less than two weeks, four party members of legislative council (MLC) have... Read more
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dna
UP govt termed powder used for polishing furniture as PETN:Samajwadi Party chief Akhilesh Yadav today alleged that the Uttar Pradesh gover
dna / Posted 9 days ago
Samajwadi Party chief Akhilesh Yadav today alleged that the Uttar Pradesh government had termed a powder used to polish furniture as PETN explosive to prevent former MLAs from entering the assembly complex. On July 12, a packet of powder was found... Read more
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asianage
Mulayam Singh Yadav axes 4 of Akhilesh’s loyalists from Lohia trustLucknow: A war of trusts has begun in the Samajwadi Party and the Yadav family.
asianage / Posted 9 days ago
Lucknow: A war of trusts has begun in the Samajwadi Party and the Yadav family. Mulayam Singh Yadav, who heads the Lohia trust, has replaced four Akhilesh loyalists from the 12-member governing body. Sources said that the move was being seen as a... Read more
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Business Standard India
Another SP MLC resigns; decks clear for Yogi's entry to UP legislaturehis resignation from the upper house. Seasoned politician, Ashok Bajpai, who i
Business Standard India / Posted 10 days ago
his resignation from the upper house. Seasoned politician, Ashok Bajpai, who is a close aide of ex-party president Mulayam Singh Yadav, is the fourth SP MLC to have resigned over the last 10 days. He joined the league of Bukkal Nawab, Yashwant... Read more
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The Border Mail
India's most important electionidentity politics have served UP badly. Compared with many other states, it lag
The Border Mail / Posted 11 days ago
identity politics have served UP badly. Compared with many other states, it lags behind. Well-known columnist Tavleen Singh, who knows the state well, wrote last week in TheIndian Express: "The towns are filthy shanties. Rural Uttar Pradesh... Read more
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asianage
Those who want to quit SP, leave without excuses, says Akhilesh YadavLucknow: Samajwadi Party president Akhilesh Yadav on Monday said that those who
asianage / Posted 11 days ago
Lucknow: Samajwadi Party president Akhilesh Yadav on Monday said that those who wanted to leave the party, were free to do so but they should not make any baseless excuses for their actions. “This will give me a chance to see who all stand by me... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Those who want to quit SP, should leave without giving any excuse: Akhilesh YadavIn the backdrop of three MLCs recently quitting the party and joining the BJP,
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 12 days ago
In the backdrop of three MLCs recently quitting the party and joining the BJP, Samajwadi Party (SP) chief Akhilesh Yadav on Monday said those who wanted to go, should go without offering any excuse, so that he could ascertain who were with him in... Read more
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dna
Need no excuses, those who want may quit SP: Akhilesh YadavIn the backdrop of three MLCs recently quitting the party and joining the BJP,
dna / Posted 12 days ago
In the backdrop of three MLCs recently quitting the party and joining the BJP, Samajwadi Party (SP) chief Akhilesh Yadav on Monday said those who want to go, should go without offering any excuse, so that he could ascertain who were with him in "bad... Read more
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The Economic Times
Those who want to join Samajwadi Party, should leave without giving any excuse: Akhilesh YadavLUCKNOW: In the backdrop of three MLCs recently quitting the party and joining
The Economic Times / Posted 12 days ago
LUCKNOW: In the backdrop of three MLCs recently quitting the party and joining the BJP, Samajwadi Party (SP) chief Akhilesh Yadav today said those who wanted to go, should go without offering any excuse, so that he could ascertain who were with him... Read more
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New Kerala
Will see who stands by us during troubled times: Akhilesh on MLCs exodus - newkerala news #260793New Delhi , Aug 7 : Following the resignation of three Samajwadi Party MLCs, fo
New Kerala / Posted 12 days ago
New Delhi , Aug 7 : Following the resignation of three Samajwadi Party MLCs, former Uttar Pradesh chief minister Akhilesh Yadav on Monday made it clear that those who want to leave are free to do so, but must not concoct excuses for their... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Rajiv Gandhi Charitable Trust asked to vacate Amethi land over ownership issuejurisdiction of the district administration. Irani’s protest, however, fell on
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 12 days ago
jurisdiction of the district administration. Irani’s protest, however, fell on deaf ears during the rule of the previous Akhilesh Yadav-led Samajwadi Party government in Uttar Pradesh. After Yogi Adityanath of the Bharatiya Janata Party became... Read more
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The Hindu
Rajiv Gandhi Charitable Trust asked to vacate land in Amethiof the district administration. Ms. Irani’s protest, however, fell on deaf ear
The Hindu / Posted 12 days ago
of the district administration. Ms. Irani’s protest, however, fell on deaf ears during the rule of the previous Akhilesh Yadav-led Samajwadi Party government in Uttar Pradesh. After Yogi Adityanath of the BJP became the Chief Minister... Read more
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dna
Rajiv Gandhi Charitable Trust asked to immediately vacate land in Amethijurisdiction of the district administration. Irani's protest, however, fell on
dna / Posted 13 days ago
jurisdiction of the district administration. Irani's protest, however, fell on deaf ears during the rule of the previous Akhilesh Yadav-led Samajwadi Party government in Uttar Pradesh. After Yogi Adityanath of the BJP became the chief minister... Read more
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asianage
Are 3 unhappy Yadavs cooking a new front?Lucknow: Rendered almost irrelevant by recent upheavals in politics, the three
asianage / Posted 13 days ago
Lucknow: Rendered almost irrelevant by recent upheavals in politics, the three veteran Yadav leaders – Mulayam Singh Yadav, Sharad Yadav and Lalu Yadav – are planning to join hands and assert themselves. According to sources close to Mr Mulayam... Read more
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Business Standard India
A party constantly in strifeconstantly in strife Strife within the Samajwadi Party (SP) never seems to end.
Business Standard India / Posted 14 days ago
constantly in strife Strife within the Samajwadi Party (SP) never seems to end. A new salvo has been fired on behalf of Akhilesh Yadav. Last week in Kanpur, Samajwadi MLA from Hardoi and former minister Nitin Agrawal took on the Shivpal Yadav... Read more
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asianage
After losing 3 MLCs, Samajwadi Party ready for agitation in UPlaunching a state-wide campaign, called “Desh bachao, desh banao”, with a rally
asianage / Posted 14 days ago
launching a state-wide campaign, called “Desh bachao, desh banao”, with a rally that will be addressed by party president Akhilesh Yadav in Ayodhya on August 9. The SP, according to sources, is gearing up for a battle against the BJP governments... Read more
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New Kerala
Another Samajwadi Party MLC resigns, joins BJP - newkerala news #260240Lucknow (Uttar Pradesh) August 04 : - In a setback to Samajwadi Party (SP) Pres
New Kerala / Posted 15 days ago
Lucknow (Uttar Pradesh) August 04 : - In a setback to Samajwadi Party (SP) President Akhilesh Yadav, his party's Member of Legislative Council (MLC) joined Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP). SP MLC Sarojini Agarwal has resigned from the party and joined... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Samajwadi Party MLC Sarojini Agarwal quits; to join BJP soonthe BJP within a couple of days. Sarojini Agarwal, whose tenure was due to end
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 15 days ago
the BJP within a couple of days. Sarojini Agarwal, whose tenure was due to end in 2022, said decided to quit as Mulayam Singh Yadav, the founder of SP was no longer in the organisation, hinting she was unhappy with former chief minister minister... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Four months after UP defeat, Akhilesh Yadav going back to battle to launch SP campaignFour months after the UP assembly election debacle and continued tensions withi
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 15 days ago
Four months after the UP assembly election debacle and continued tensions within the party, SP president Akhilesh Yadav is finally getting battle-ready. Leading from the front, Akhilesh has blown the bugle to attack the BJP-led governments at the... Read more
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The Indian Express
Home clears renaming of Mughalsarai as Deen Dayal Upadhyaya stationLargest marshalling yard in Asia. (Source: Express Photo/Anand Singh) THE ICON
The Indian Express / Posted 15 days ago
Largest marshalling yard in Asia. (Source: Express Photo/Anand Singh) THE ICONIC Mughalsarai railway station near Varanasi is all set to be renamed as Deen Dayal Upadhyaya (DDU) station, after the Jan Sangh leader who died in 1968. Officials told... Read more
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Business Standard India
Nitish says Modi has no challenger in 2019 pollsKumar's comments were made at a press conference in Patna and came hours after
Business Standard India / Posted 18 days ago
Kumar's comments were made at a press conference in Patna and came hours after Janata Dal (United) veteran Sharad Yadav in New Delhi had voiced his disapproval of the party's alliance with the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP). "The situation is very... Read more
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New Kerala
Two SP MLCs and one BSP MLC to join BJP today - newkerala news #258784from the Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) will join Bharatiya Janata Party today. The
New Kerala / Posted 19 days ago
from the Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) will join Bharatiya Janata Party today. The two SP MLCs are Bukkal Nawab and Yashwant Singh and the one from the BSP is Thakur Jaiveer Singh. Bukkal Nawab, founder president of Rashtriya Shia Samaj, had been... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
BJP chief Amit Shah snubs party worker for calling Congress VP Rahul Gandhi ‘Pappu’he been sacked so far for making such a derogatory remark against our leader?”
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 19 days ago
he been sacked so far for making such a derogatory remark against our leader?” asked UP Congress leader Devendra Pratap Singh. Earlier in June, Congress sacked its Meerut district unit chief Vinay Pradhan for using the term in ‘praise’ of... Read more
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The Indian Express
Nitish Kumar decision to embrace BJP: ‘Deeply pained’ Sharad Yadav meeting Opposition leaders, likely to speak out soonSenior JD(U) leader Sharad Yadav, upset with Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar’
The Indian Express / Posted 19 days ago
Senior JD(U) leader Sharad Yadav, upset with Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar’s decision to snap ties with the opposition grand alliance and form a government with the BJP, is set to voice his dissent in a day or two. Yadav’s anger could have a... Read more
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dna
Amit Shah launches BJP’s Mission Yadav with lunch at party worker’s houseAfter making a dent into BSP’s Dalit vote-bank, the BJP has now set its eyes on
dna / Posted 20 days ago
After making a dent into BSP’s Dalit vote-bank, the BJP has now set its eyes on wooing Yadavs of Samajwadi Party into the party fold. The party National President Amit Shah on Sunday surprised everyone by having lunch at the household of a... Read more
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