Jan 14, 2019 04:28 PM IST
"It is not just UP but the entire country where the message of alliance has gone...(now) the people of UP and Bihar will decide as to who will come to power at the Centre," Tejashwi told newspersons here after meeting SP president Akhilesh Yadav.
- Jan 14, 2019 04:17 PM IST
Some political observers believe that Congress being kept out is part of the Opposition’s strategy
- Jan 14, 2019 04:08 PM IST
The Rashtriya Janata Dal leader arrived in the state capital Sunday night and met the Bahujan Samaj Party chief, during which the two leaders exchanged greetings, RJD sources said on Monday.
- Jan 14, 2019 03:58 PM IST
Massive preparations are underway to celebrate the occasion in the state capital, with big hoardings and blue (party colour) banners being erected near the streets and around the party headquarters and her house here.
- Jan 14, 2019 03:08 PM IST
The alliance could be a formidable challenge for the BJP which is on the back foot. Going alone is likely to benefit the Congress.
- Jan 12, 2019 10:20 PM IST
P Chidambaram said he hoped that the agreement between Akhilesh Yadav and Mayawati was not the final word.
- Jan 12, 2019 06:06 PM IST
An RLD spokesperson claimed that seats were not an issue and if any party had to be included in the alliance, a way could always be found.
- Jan 11, 2019 05:10 PM IST
The two parties have agreed to an in-principle alliance ahead of the parliamentary elections, SP's national spokesperson Rajendra Chaudhary had said last week.
- Jan 07, 2019 04:12 PM IST
Senior Congress leaders believe that fighting the polls alone in Uttar Pradesh would give the party a chance to rebuilt itself from scratch and help galvanise the cadre
- Jan 05, 2019 04:21 PM IST
A formal announcement on the gathbandhan between the two key parties in Uttar Pradesh is likely later this month, said a SP spokesperson.
- Dec 19, 2018 07:42 PM IST
Responding to a query, the former Rajya Sabha member added that the Congress did not want division of votes against the BJP in the upcoming general elections.
- Dec 12, 2018 10:59 AM IST
Congress delegation is expected to meet Madhya Pradesh Governor Anandiben Patel at noon to stake claim to form government
- Dec 06, 2018 04:15 PM IST
Referring to Uttar Pradesh Chief Minster Yogi Adityanath's recent claim that lord Hanuman was a "Dalit", she said the top leadership of the BJP has "stooped to such a level for votes that they are not even sparing the deities".
- Dec 04, 2018 03:05 PM IST
Condoling the death of those who died in the violence, the Dalit leader said there was a need to establish a rule of law to prevent mob attacks.
- Nov 21, 2018 04:14 PM IST
Congress is hopeful of dethroning the BJP, riding on a possible tide of anti-incumbency in the state. But BSP not allying with it could impact the outcome
- Nov 21, 2018 07:57 AM IST
However, Mayawati did not specify the number of seats Congress had offered BSP for the Madhya Pradesh polls
- Nov 05, 2018 07:40 AM IST
State BSP president Pradeep Ahirwar said the party will vastly improve its tally and win 32 seats, and can even think of heading the next government
- Oct 31, 2018 04:33 PM IST
“All those in the BJP, the RSS and company need to apologise, especially to the people of the Bahujan Samaj, for terming the statues installed by the then BSP government to honour icons like Baba Saheb Ambedkar and others as wasteful expenditure," she said in a statement.
- Oct 31, 2018 03:09 PM IST
BSP, GGP, JAYS and the newly former SAPAKS Samaj Party are hoping to get a piece of the cake as BJP battles anti-incumbency after being in power for 15 years. However, this could dent Congress’ chances
- Oct 25, 2018 09:48 PM IST
Here’s a look at how political parties performed in the 2013 Assembly election across various ecological regions
- Oct 25, 2018 06:02 PM IST
Except for two brief Janata Party and Samyukta Vidhayak Dal governments, politics in Madhya Pradesh has been a binary contest between the BJP and the Congress
- Oct 24, 2018 08:32 PM IST
After 15 years in power, the BJP is facing challenge from a resurgent Congress
- Oct 17, 2018 12:27 PM IST
The party won three seats in the 2013-assembly elections by securing 3.37 percent vote share, which was 7.60 percent in the 2008-elections when the party had won six MLAs.
- Oct 14, 2018 12:37 PM IST
Scindia, who is spearheading the Congress campaign in Madhya Pradesh, also said that the entire state leadership and party cadre was "working cohesively" to dislodge the BJP government after "14 years of misrule"
- Oct 09, 2018 03:49 PM IST
Her comments assume significance as she had last week called off talks with the Congress to fight the upcoming assembly polls in three states together as it did not agree to part with as many seats for the BSP as she demanded.