Dec 16, 2021 01:17 PM IST
Both the Lok Sabha and the Rajya Sabha were adjourned till 2 pm on December 16 amid uproar by the Opposition demanding a debate on Lakhimpur Kheri violence and rollback of suspension of 12 Opposition MPs
- Nov 19, 2021 03:53 PM IST
In Uttar Pradesh, the BJP government led by Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath is eyeing another term in power while in Congress-ruled Punjab, the party lost its most-dependable ally – the Shiromani Akali Dal (Badal) – due to protest by farmers over farm laws.
- Nov 11, 2021 12:06 PM IST
Police said Altaf, a labourer, had hanged himself with a string from the hood of his jacket using a water pipe in a toilet. But the claim was questioned since the water pipe is only a couple of feet from the ground.
- Oct 19, 2021 01:42 PM IST
The Congress party had fought the 2017 UP polls in alliance with the Samajwadi Party (SP). The grand old party, however,managed to win just seven of the 114 seats it contested with a vote share of 6.25 percent.
- Oct 06, 2021 08:33 AM IST
The October 3 violence during a farmers' protest in Lakhimpur Kheri has triggered a political slugfest in Uttar Pradesh with the Opposition parties trying to corner the Yogi Adityanath-led government even as the chief minister has promised to punish the guilty.
- Oct 05, 2021 09:58 AM IST
MoneyControl could not independently verify the authenticity of the 25-second long video clip that shows a jeep hitting the farmers who fall to the ground. A farmer is seen landing on the Jeep's bonnet as others run to save themselves.
- Oct 04, 2021 12:41 PM IST
While UP CM, Yogi Adityanath promised strict action against the guilty, the ruling BJP slammed the Opposition for indulging in political tourism over the incident.
- Sep 22, 2021 01:02 PM IST
The Congress general secretary may announce poll promises that the party is planning to make to people ahead of next year’s assembly election in Uttar Pradesh.
- Sep 15, 2021 09:15 AM IST
The circular by UP Congress chief Ajay Kumar Lallu comes days after BJP appointed Union education minister Dharmendra Pradhan as in charge of Uttar Pradesh assembly elections and parliamentary affairs minister Pralhad Joshi as the party’s in charge for Uttarakhand assembly polls.
- Jul 12, 2021 02:36 PM IST
With the Congress seeking to intensify organisational activities in the run up to the polls, Priyanka Gandhi held a virtual meeting with the party's advisory council to the general secretary and the working group on strategy and planning for the state.
- Apr 12, 2021 02:36 PM IST
BJP pulls out all stops with aggressive campaigning with the elections being held in the backdrop of farmer's agitation in western parts of the state; SP, BSP decide to play it low key
- Sep 09, 2020 05:12 PM IST
The exercise is similar to Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s appeal in April when he asked people to light candles, lamps and turn mobile phone torches as a token of respect for the workers from healthcare and other sectors at the forefront of the fight against COVID-19.
- May 18, 2020 07:36 PM IST
In a video message posted on Twitter after reports of migrant labourers dying of road accidents started surfacing, the Gandhi scion had requested the UP CM to consider her offer to arrange for a fleet of 1000 buses
- Feb 16, 2020 03:00 AM IST
The 49-second video purportedly shows some seven to eight paramilitary and police personnel entering the Old Reading Hall and beating students with batons.