North India Politics Votes & Polls

Congress unfazed in UP but try to rework its 2009 Formula

After being sidelined and shown door by Mayawati-led Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) and Akhilesh Yadav’s Samajwadi Party in Uttar Pradesh, the Grand old Congress party looked unfazed and is set to unite and coordinate secular forces in the state for the 2019 General Elections.   Congress has already begun working on strategies for Uttar Pradesh, Read More…

North India Opinion Politics

Akhilesh Mayavathi announces alliance in UP but Congress not included

BSP supremo Mayawati and Samajwadi Party chief Akhilesh Yadav during a joint press conference in Lucknow.   Twenty four years after their bitter separation following the infamous ‘Guest House’ incident, when BSP supremo Mayawati was allegedly attacked by Samajwadi Party (SP) workers, the two archrivals SP and BSP formally announced on Saturday their alliance in Read More…

North India Opinion Politics Social

BJP leader attacks differently-abled man for backing Akilesh yadav

A BJP leader in Uttar Pradesh’s Sambhal district allegedly hit a differently-abled man with a stick and repeatedly poked his face with it for criticising the party’s rule in the state and the Centre, with a video of the incident going viral on Wednesday.   In the video, the local BJP leader, Mohammad Miya, purportedly Read More…