Sep 17, 2019 07:31 AM IST
Congress has 100 MLAs and its ally RLD has one, giving it the majority to run the government. It also has outside support of 12 of 13 independent MLAs. Two seats are vacant
- Jun 04, 2019 11:23 AM IST
The BSP supremo, however, said that she was not permanently breaking the alliance with SP.
- Jan 23, 2019 09:02 PM IST
The India Today-Karvy Insights Mood of the Nation opinion poll forecasts BJP and an ally could plummet to just 5 from the 73 seats it won in 2014, if most opposition parties including the Congress, come together
- 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 04, 2018 03:03 PM IST
On October 3, Mayawati lashed out at the Congress and said her party will fight the upcoming assembly polls alone
- Jul 16, 2018 11:05 PM IST
Senior Congress leaders including Kamal Nath had batted for a pre-poll alliance with the BSP and other like-minded parties in Madhya Pradesh that goes to polls later this year
- Jun 05, 2018 12:28 PM IST
The former Uttar Pradesh chief minister's remark come amid reports that the Mayawati-led Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) is demanding 40 out of the total 80 seats in the state for the next year general elections.
- Apr 10, 2018 03:50 PM IST
"This forms 66.34 percent of the total income of national parties added together during 2016-17," Delhi-based think-tank Association for Democratic Reforms (ADR) said in a report released today.
- Jan 03, 2018 12:50 PM IST
As soon as the Upper House began the proceedings with the laying of papers during Zero Hour, Chairman M Venkaiah Naidu asked Leader of Opposition Ghulam Nabi Azad to speak.
- Jan 03, 2018 11:45 AM IST
As soon as the papers were laid during Zero Hour, Chairman M Venkaiah Naidu asked Leader of Opposition Ghulam Nabi Azad to speak.
- Mar 10, 2017 05:13 PM IST
All eyes are on the state election results which are due tomorrow and whether Bharatiya Janata Party, which is also the ruling party, will secure its win in Uttar Pradesh. However, market experts believe that such events are digested in 4-5 days and the focus is back on global news and earnings.
- Mar 10, 2017 12:12 PM IST
Ahead of the outcome of the UP election, Anil Padmanabhan told CNBC-TV18 that the it would be a 'dysfunctional marriage' if Samajwadi Party (SP) and Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) come together to form an alliance.
- Mar 09, 2017 10:43 PM IST
Exit polls paint a rosy picture for Bhartiya Janata Party (BJP) in Uttar Pradesh and Congress still is dealing with existential crisis. The verdict for the battle for the states will be declared on March 11.
- Feb 02, 2017 07:29 PM IST
Steve Jarding, UP Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav's political adviser, said a leaked email claiming he had orchestrated the long-running family battle for control of the Samajwadi Party was poorly thought through.
- Jan 17, 2017 09:48 AM IST
The group led by Akhilesh Yadav is the Samajwadi Party and is entitled to use its name and reserved symbol Bicycle, the three-member Election Commission headed by Nasim Zaidi said in its order.
- Nov 20, 2013 08:04 PM IST
In the meeting held by the senior Cabinet ministers in the afternoon, the finance minister said that the Cabinet will take a decision on the sugar issue, next week. However, agriculture minister Sharad Pawar said no decision was taken, as the central government is not in the position to give any money.
- Oct 30, 2013 09:22 AM IST
Corruption and rising prices may crush the Congress government of Ashok Gehlot and result in the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) storming back to power after five years.
- Dec 07, 2012 09:17 AM IST
The rupee has touched a one-month high to closed at 54.134, on hopes of strong fund flows as the BSP lends support to the government on the FDI issue in the Rajya Sabha explains CNBC-TV18‘s banking editor Latha Venkatesh.
- Dec 06, 2012 08:09 PM IST
Shiv Sena MP Sanjay Raut says that FDI in retail is a bid by the government to sell off the country. Citing Bofors, 2G spectrum and coal scams, the Shiv Sena leader said, "Till now the government has looted the country, but now it wants to sell it off."
- Dec 05, 2012 06:10 PM IST
BJP leader Sushma Swaraj targets Union Telecom Minister Kapil Sibal, saying his constituency was against FDI, but his government was for it.
- Dec 03, 2012 04:36 PM IST
Bahujan Samaj Party chief Mayawati on Monday continued the suspense over her stand on FDI in retail saying though it will affect small retailers and farmers adversely, it can be tried in Congress-ruled states first.
- Nov 29, 2012 08:42 AM IST
Parliament will resumes on Thursday after a day's break and perhaps some work might take place with the government looking all set to agree on a discussion and vote on FDI in retail.
- Nov 26, 2012 06:38 PM IST
In an interview to CNBC-TV18 SP Tulsian of sptulsian.com said that Congress seems to be having an upper hand in the all party meeting, although in his view discussion on FDI should take place under any rule.Talking about the markets he does not expect Nifty to hover around 5600. He advises profit booking Jet and hold for SpiceJet.
- Oct 11, 2012 11:04 AM IST
According to Sardesai, there is very little chance of either Mayawati or Pawar withdrawing support from the government immediately. He believes, the Congress government is going to sustain for at least 6-12 months.
- Sep 21, 2012 10:59 PM IST
Vinod Sharma, political editor, Hindustan Times, says that a sizeable cabinet reshuffle may happen and some of the younger ministers may get promoted in order to give the government a personality transplant, which will fit well with the policy initiatives that have been initiated by the Prime Minister.