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Uttar Pradesh: Congress sees no tieup sans BSP, SPThe Congress sees no scope for a “grand alliance” against the BJP in the coming
Uttar Pradesh: Congress sees no tieup sans BSP, SP
asianage / Posted yesterday
The Congress sees no scope for a “grand alliance” against the BJP in the coming Uttar Pradesh Assembly polls without the BSP and the Samajwadi Party at a time when the JD(U) is trying to repeat the Bihar experiment to check the saffron party. In... Read more
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asianage
Uttar Pradesh Congress sees no tieup sans BSP, SPThe Congress sees no scope for a “grand alliance” against the BJP in the coming
Uttar Pradesh Congress sees no tieup sans BSP, SP
asianage / Posted yesterday
The Congress sees no scope for a “grand alliance” against the BJP in the coming Uttar Pradesh Assembly polls without the BSP and the Samajwadi Party at a time when the JD(U) is trying to repeat the Bihar experiment to check the saffron party. In... Read more
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The Hindu
Saffron hue to BJP’s Muzaffarnagar campaign"development comes later, first comes the honour of our women which is facing t
Saffron hue to BJP’s Muzaffarnagar campaign
The Hindu / Posted yesterday
"development comes later, first comes the honour of our women which is facing the onslaught of a particular community." In an indication of its agenda for the 2017 Uttar Pradesh Assembly elections, the BJP has brought up Ram temple, Muzaffarnagar... Read more
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The Economic Times
Asaduddin Owaisi's AIMIM may tie-up with BSP in UPBIKAPUR: All India Majlis-e-Ittehadul Muslimeen (AIMIM) chief Asaduddin Owaisi
Asaduddin Owaisi's AIMIM may tie-up with BSP in UP
The Economic Times / Posted 3 days ago
BIKAPUR: All India Majlis-e-Ittehadul Muslimeen (AIMIM) chief Asaduddin Owaisi on Thursday dropped broad hints of a tie-up with the BSP in Uttar Pradesh before the assembly elections scheduled next year. Speaking at his maiden rally in UP at Bikapur... Read more
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The Hindu
plans to do a Bihar in Uttar Pradesh‘No party is in a position to defeat BJP on its own’ Buoyed by its big win in
plans to do a Bihar in Uttar Pradesh
The Hindu / Posted 5 days ago
‘No party is in a position to defeat BJP on its own’ Buoyed by its big win in Bihar, the Janata Dal (United) is taking steps to forge an anti-BJP ‘grand alliance’ in Uttar Pradesh, which goes to the polls next year. Bihar Chief Minister Nitish... Read more
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New Kerala
No chance of Amar Singh's return to SP: Azam KhanLucknow, Feb 2 : Former Samajwadi Party leader Amar Singh is a spent force and
No chance of Amar Singh's return to SP: Azam Khan
New Kerala / Posted 6 days ago
Lucknow, Feb 2 : Former Samajwadi Party leader Amar Singh is a spent force and there is no chance of his return to the party from which he was expelled in 2010, Uttar Pradesh cabinet minister Mohammad Azam Khan said. "He is a 'daga kartoos' (spent... Read more
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The Hindu
97-old freedom fighter’s bid to torch liquor shop foiled in AgraPolice detained a 97-year-old freedom fighter, Chimman Lal Jain, in his own hou
97-old freedom fighter’s bid to torch liquor shop foiled in Agra
The Hindu / Posted 8 days ago
Police detained a 97-year-old freedom fighter, Chimman Lal Jain, in his own house to prevent him from torching a liquor shop as announced by him earlier. Mr. Jain had on October 2 made a futile bid to jump into the Yamuna river. “That time too... Read more
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New Kerala
97-old's bid to torch liquor shop foiledAgra, Jan 31 : Police detained a 97-year-old freedom fighter, Chimman Lal Jain,
97-old's bid to torch liquor shop foiled
New Kerala / Posted 8 days ago
Agra, Jan 31 : Police detained a 97-year-old freedom fighter, Chimman Lal Jain, in his own house to prevent him from torching a liquor shop as announced by him earlier. Jain had on October 2 - Mahatma Gandhi's birth anniversary - made a futile bid... Read more
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asianage
Uttar Pradesh: Opposition disrupts governor speechUP chief minister Akhilesh Yadav greets legislators as he arrives to attend the
Uttar Pradesh: Opposition disrupts governor speech
asianage / Posted 9 days ago
UP chief minister Akhilesh Yadav greets legislators as he arrives to attend the joint session of the Assembly in Lucknow. -PTI The governor’s address on the opening day of the Budget session of the Uttar Pradesh Assembly was on Friday marred by... Read more
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asianage
Uttar Pradesh Opposition disrupts governor speechUP chief minister Akhilesh Yadav greets legislators as he arrives to attend the
Uttar Pradesh Opposition disrupts governor speech
asianage / Posted 9 days ago
UP chief minister Akhilesh Yadav greets legislators as he arrives to attend the joint session of the Assembly in Lucknow. -PTI The governor’s address on the opening day of the Budget session of the Uttar Pradesh Assembly was on Friday marred by... Read more
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asianage
Assembly rejects ‘elitist’ protocol for Ram NaikThe Uttar Pradesh Assembly on Friday did not follow the new “elitist and undemo
Assembly rejects ‘elitist’ protocol for Ram Naik
asianage / Posted 9 days ago
The Uttar Pradesh Assembly on Friday did not follow the new “elitist and undemocratic” protocol for the governor that had been notified by the Rashtrapati Bhavan for all states, on a suggestion made by UP governor Ram Naik. A miffed Naik was... Read more
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asianage
Assembly rejects �elitist' protocol for Ram NaikThe Uttar Pradesh Assembly on Friday did not follow the new “elitist and undemo
Assembly rejects �elitist' protocol for Ram Naik
asianage / Posted 9 days ago
The Uttar Pradesh Assembly on Friday did not follow the new “elitist and undemocratic” protocol for the governor that had been notified by the Rashtrapati Bhavan for all states, on a suggestion made by UP governor Ram Naik. A miffed Naik was... Read more
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New Kerala
Budget session of UP Assembly to begin with Governor's addressLucknow, Jan 29 : The budget session of the Uttar Pradesh assembly would begin
Budget session of UP Assembly to begin with Governor's address
New Kerala / Posted 10 days ago
Lucknow, Jan 29 : The budget session of the Uttar Pradesh assembly would begin on Friday with the address of governor Ram Naik to the joint session of both Houses. Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav would be presenting the budget for the year 2016-17,... Read more
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asianage
New House protocol for UP governorWhen the Budget Session of the Uttar Pradesh Assembly begins on Friday, UP gove
New House protocol for UP governor
asianage / Posted 10 days ago
When the Budget Session of the Uttar Pradesh Assembly begins on Friday, UP governor Ram Naik will be welcomed under the new protocol rules. The governor, who will address the joint session of the state legislature, will be welcomed by the chief... Read more
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The Hindu
UP assembly elections: singing to the galleryUday Pratap Singh, the Samajwadi Party’s official minstrel, has already penned
UP assembly elections: singing to the gallery
The Hindu / Posted 15 days ago
Uday Pratap Singh, the Samajwadi Party’s official minstrel, has already penned a tune for the 2017 UP Assembly elections. Will it again serenade Akhilesh to power? The ruling Samajwadi Party in Uttar Pradesh created an interesting bit of history in... Read more
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New Kerala
Death on the campus portends bad times for BJPBy Amulya Ganguli, January 23 : A murder and a suicide have queered the pitch f
Death on the campus portends bad times for BJP
New Kerala / Posted 16 days ago
By Amulya Ganguli, January 23 : A murder and a suicide have queered the pitch for the BJP's relations with two major communities - the Muslims and Dalits. If Mohammed Akhlaq's lynching in Dadri in Uttar Pradesh last September further alienated the... Read more
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The Telegraph
Owaisi's MIM fields Dalit from Muslim-dominated seat in Uttar Pradesh Assembly bypollFaizabad, Jan 22 (PTI): Asaduddin Owaisi’s Majlis-e-Ittehadul Muslimeen (MIM) h
Owaisi's MIM fields Dalit from Muslim-dominated seat in Uttar Pradesh Assembly bypoll
The Telegraph / Posted 17 days ago
Faizabad, Jan 22 (PTI): Asaduddin Owaisi’s Majlis-e-Ittehadul Muslimeen (MIM) has decided to field a Dalit candidate from the Muslim-dominated Bikapur constituency of Faizabad in Uttar Pradesh for the February 13 Assembly by-election. Pradeep Kori,... Read more
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The Hindu
Dalit student suicide: Sack Irani and Dattatreya, says BSPHolding them directly responsible for the suicide of Dalit scholar Rohith Vemul
Dalit student suicide: Sack Irani and Dattatreya, says BSP
The Hindu / Posted 20 days ago
Holding them directly responsible for the suicide of Dalit scholar Rohith Vemula, the Bahujan Samaj Party on Tuesday demanded the immediate sacking of Union Ministers Smriti Irani and Bandaru Dattatreya. The party also demanded that P. Appa Rao, Vice... Read more
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New Kerala
BJP names candidates for UP assembly bypollsLucknow, Jan 18 : The BJP on Monday announced the names of its candidates for b
BJP names candidates for UP assembly bypolls
New Kerala / Posted 20 days ago
Lucknow, Jan 18 : The BJP on Monday announced the names of its candidates for bypolls to three Uttar Pradesh assembly constituencies to be held later this month. Bharatiya Janata Party spokesman Vijay Bahadur Pathak said the names were cleared by... Read more
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The Hindu
BJP seeks to mobilise most backward castes in UPThese castes aren’t politically well organised. Even socially, they are splinte
BJP seeks to mobilise most backward castes in UP
The Hindu / Posted 22 days ago
These castes aren’t politically well organised. Even socially, they are splintered With a year left for the crucial Uttar Pradesh Assembly elections, the BJP is attempting to reach out to the most backward castes among the Other Backward Classes in... Read more
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asianage
No stir against Modi-led government on Ram temple till UP polls, says VHPVHP leader Pravin Togadia (Photo: PTI) How can we protest against our elder br
No stir against Modi-led government on Ram temple till UP polls, says VHP
asianage / Posted 22 days ago
VHP leader Pravin Togadia (Photo: PTI) How can we protest against our elder brother (Modi)?, Togadia said. Bengaluru: VHP leader Pravin Togadia on Saturday said there would be no agitation against "elder brother" Narendra Modi-led Centre for... Read more
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New Kerala
O.P. Sharma appointed protem chairman of UP upper house Lucknow, Jan 16 : Senior legislator Om Prakash Sharma was on Friday appointed
O.P. Sharma appointed protem chairman of UP upper house
New Kerala / Posted 23 days ago
Lucknow, Jan 16 : Senior legislator Om Prakash Sharma was on Friday appointed the protem chairman of the legislative council in the Uttar Pradesh assembly, officials said. The move follows the... Read more
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asianage
BJP ropes in BSP MP for UP dalit votesWith the Uttar Pradesh Assembly elections expected to be a crucial battle for t
BJP ropes in BSP MP for UP dalit votes
asianage / Posted 23 days ago
With the Uttar Pradesh Assembly elections expected to be a crucial battle for the BJP, the saffron party has began its shopping spree. On Friday, former BSP leader and Rajya Sabha MP Jugal Kishore joined the BJP. For the UP polls, the BJP is wooing... Read more
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The Hindu
Nitish, Lalu plan separate trips to VaranasiLeaders of the JD(U) and RJD are being projected as alternatives to Mr. Modi.
Nitish, Lalu plan separate trips to Varanasi
The Hindu / Posted 27 days ago
Leaders of the JD(U) and RJD are being projected as alternatives to Mr. Modi. After their contradictory statements on Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s Pakistan visit and the Pathankot terrorist attack, Bihar’s coalition partners — the Janata... Read more
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New Kerala
Lalu, Nitish plan visits to VaranasiPatna, Jan 11 : Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar and RJD leader Lalu Prasad ar
Lalu, Nitish plan visits to Varanasi
New Kerala / Posted 28 days ago
Patna, Jan 11 : Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar and RJD leader Lalu Prasad are set to visit Prime Minister Narendra Modi's parliamentary constituency Varanasi ahead of assembly polls in Uttar Pradesh. Lalu Prasad will visit Varanasi after January... Read more
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The Hindu
VHP to construct Ram temple in every villageWith Ayodhya Ram Temple issue bouncing back to the centre stage of Uttar Prades
VHP to construct Ram temple in every village
The Hindu / Posted 28 days ago
With Ayodhya Ram Temple issue bouncing back to the centre stage of Uttar Pradesh politics ahead of the 2017 Assembly polls, VHP has decided to construct temples in every village across the country. “The organisation has decided to set up a temple of... Read more
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New Kerala
Ram Janmabhoomi row: Congress pulls up 'communal' BJPNew Delhi, Jan. 8 : Congress leader Mani Shankar Aiyar on Friday accused the ru
Ram Janmabhoomi row: Congress pulls up 'communal' BJP
New Kerala / Posted a month ago
New Delhi, Jan. 8 : Congress leader Mani Shankar Aiyar on Friday accused the ruling Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) of raking up the Ram Janmabhoomi issue keeping in mind the upcoming Uttar Pradesh Assembly polls and called for unity among the secular... Read more
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New Kerala
Rajasthan governor induling in politics: ActivistLucknow, Jan 8 : A civil rights activist on Friday demanded that Rajasthan Gove
Rajasthan governor induling in politics: Activist
New Kerala / Posted a month ago
Lucknow, Jan 8 : A civil rights activist on Friday demanded that Rajasthan Governor Kalyan Singh should be recalled or sacked for what he dubbed "violation of constitutional norms and involvement in politics while holding a constitutional... Read more

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