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BSP to go alone in Rajasthan, not keen on alliance with Congress

Is BSP (Bahujan Samaj Party) considering an alliance with Congress in Rajasthan? The rationale behind the thinking is election arithmetic as BSP …

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Didn't name BSP, any other party for alliance in Madhya Pradesh elections: Congress

After the Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) ruled out any alliance with the Madhya Pradesh Congress for the assembly elections due at the end of this year, …

India

Bihar: RJD eyes BSP, CPI(ML) tie-up to keep BJP at bay

With the JD(U) back in the NDA, Lalu Prasad’s Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD) plans to stitch together a new anti-BJP ‘grand alliance’ for Bihar in the …

India

BJP pins hope on Bastar and Ajit Jogi to win Chhattisgarh

The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) is turning to tribals in seven Chhattisgarh districts under the grip of Maoist rebels and is hoping former chief …

India

Rahul Gandhi mocks PM Modi's fitness challenge video as bizarre, ridiculous

Congress President Rahul Gandhi on Wednesday mocked Prime Minister Narendra Modi, described the fitness video he put out on Twitter as "bizarre" and …

India

Pranab Mukherjee, Rahul Gandhi arrive at Congress iftar party together, share a table days after row over RSS event

Days after being at the centre of a row over his address at the RSS headquarters, former president Pranab Mukherjee broke bread with Rahul Gandhi as …

India

Why this clamour for Mayawati as first Dalit PM in 2019

Incumbent Prime Minister Narendra Modi will be seeking reelection of his government in less than a year's time. Congress president Rahul Gandhi has …

India

Mayawati, Mamata, Pawar to miss Rahul Gandhi’s iftar party

Top leaders like Sharad Pawar, Mamata Banerjee and Mayawati will give a miss to Rahul Gandhis iftar party which will be held today in Delhi. This is …

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BSP chief Mayawati accuses Centre of insulting the judiciary

She criticised the law ministry for asking the Supreme Court collegium to reconsider its recommendations on judicial appointments.<p>Bahujan Samaj Party …

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If law ministry not a post office, then can't be police station either: Mayawati

BSP supremo Mayawati on Tuesday slammed Union Law Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad for inordinate delay in pending appointment of judges and the Modi …

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Alliance with BSP will help Congress in MP: Digvijaya

New Delhi, June 11 (IANS) A pre-poll alliance with the Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) will help the Congress in the upcoming Madhya Pradesh assembly …

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BSP leader sentenced to 10 years for raping minor, fined Rs 1 lakh

Nine years after the rape of a minor girl student, the Ferozabad District Court has sentenced a BSP leader to 10 years of imprisonment and slapped a …

Judiciary

Akhilesh Yadav ready to sacrifice Lok Sabha seats to continue with BSP alliance

Stung by the official bungalow row, Samajwadi Party president Akhilesh Yadav on Sunday said that his party is ready to sacrifice a few seats in …

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BSP’s Biggest Challenge Might Be Mayawati Herself

Mayawati needs to come out of her shell and be seen as open and accommodating.

India

To counter Mayawati's 'bungalow mess', Yogi govt has come up with this plan

Four days after former Chief Minister Mayawati vacated her official bungalow — 13-Mall Avenue, the Yogi Adityanath government has finally come up …

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Twenty-five ministers sworn into HD Kumaraswamy's Karnataka cabinet amid signs of unrest between Congress, JD(S)

A fortnight after becoming chief minister, HD Kumaraswamy finally expanded his two-member cabinet on Wednesday after 25 ministers took the oath of …

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Implement promotion in quota: Mayawati

BSP chief Mayawati on Wednesday urged the Centre and the state governments to implement the promotion in reservation policy, citing observations made …

Rajya Sabha

Ludhiana: 60-year-old beaten to death; BSP leader booked

A 60-year old pick-up tempo driver was allegedly thrashed to death at EWS colony on Tajpur road in Ludhiana Monday late after his vehicle hit a …

Crime

Congress, NCP approach Mayawati for Maharashtra union

After making overtures to stitch an alliance in Madhya Pradesh, Chhattisgarh and Rajasthan, the Congress has trained its guns to get BSP supremo …

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Congress in alliance talks for MP only

New Delhi, June 4 (IANS) The Congress has started talks with the BSP for a possible pre-poll alliance for the upcoming Madhya Pradesh assembly …

India

Corrections and clarifications - June 4, 2018

The picture caption that accompanied the report “Mayawati calls bungalow Kanshi Ram memorial” (June 3, 2018, some early editions) erroneously …

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Anomalies detected, probe ordered into allotment of bungalow to BSP supremo Mayawati

The BSP chief had claimed that 13 A Mall Avenue was never allotted to her instead it was converted into Kanshi Ram Memorial guest house in 2011 by …

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Former UP CM Mayawati vacates government bungalow that was converted into Kanshi Ram memorial

The Bahujan Samaj Party chief had earlier said that she will not surrender the house as it was a memorial to Kanshi Ram, her party’s …

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Mayawati Vacates Lucknow Bungalow That Was Turned Into Kanshi Ram Memorial

Mayawati will be moving to her private bungalow, which is right opposite the one where she was staying.<p><b>Lucknow:</b> In a surprise move, BSP chief …

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Why Akhilesh Yadav, Mayawati Didn’t Want To Be ‘Seen’ Backing A Muslim Candidate In Kairana

The united opposition’s strategy worked in Kairana, but will it work across the country?

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Mayawati vacates government bungalow, follows Supreme Court orders

Hack:<p>As directed by the Supreme Court, the Bahujan Samaj Chief, Mayawati vacated the government bungalow that was given to her.<br>• Soon after notices …

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After SC Order, Mayawati Vacates One Bungalow, ‘Retains’ Another

Claiming compliance with a Supreme Court order, BSP supremo Mayawati vacated a government house in Lucknow but is holding on to a second sprawling …

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EVM glitches in SP, RLD strongholds dangerous trend for democracy, says Akhilesh Yadav

BSP chief Mayawati had also made it clear that the tie-up with the Samajwadi Party would continue until 2019 asserting that such an alliance was …

India

Mayawati Removes Brother Anand Kumar From BSP Vice-President Post

Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) supremo Mayawati on Saturday removed her brother, Anand Kumar, from the post of party vice-president.<br>Kumar was appointed by …

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Open To Alliance If Given Fair Seat Share: Mayawati

Hinting at a possible ‘anti-BJP’ federal front ahead of the 2019 Lok Sabha Elections, Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) supremo Mayawati said that she is …

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