Politics

Lucknow: ‘The enemy’s enemy is a friend’ will be an apt phrase to describe the meeting of senior Samajwadi Party (SP) leaders Ramgopal Yadav and Mohammad Azam Khan in Delhi on Friday to stop their bête noire Amar Singh. The warmth of their hug has given speculations a rife the intention of both the leaders …

Lucknow: Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi is touring his parliamentary constituency of Amethi on Thursday while in Lucknow party state headquarters, the new kid on the block Prashant Kishor (PK)  is giving second tutorial to the Congressmen. PK, recently hired by the party to strategise in 2017 assembly polls in Uttar Pradesh using social media …

Patna: The Bhartiya Janata Party (BJP) Legislative Party leader Sushil Kumar Modi  on Monday challenged the Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar to ban the Rashtriya Swayamsewak Sangh (RSS) after he made an appeal to all non-BJP parties to unite and pave way for a Sangh-Mukt Bharat (RSS-free India). “The people of Bihar want a corruption free …

Lucknow: Admitting to the corruption among bureaucrats in Uttar Pradesh, the senior Samajwadi Party minister Shivapal Singh Yadav said the former Uttar Pradesh Chief Miniter Mayawati was responsible for making them corrupt. “ It was undoing of the previous government which was telling hard on us and affecting governance in the state,’’ a hapless Shaivpal …

Rampur:  Commenting that a desperate BJP is branding Ambedkar, the firebrand Samajwadi Party (SP) minister Mohammad Azam Khan on Friday said that the saffron party was using Babasaheb’s name to gain political mileage. “The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) is trying to encash the name of Babasaheb Bheem Rao Ambedkar in view to check its falling popularity graph ahead of …

Varanasi: Union Minister of State for Food Processing Industries Sadhvi Niranjay Jyoti on Friday said that who was Robert Vadra before he wed to Priyanka Gandhi.     On a query over the recent statement of Robert Vadra, the son-in-law of Congress president Sonia Gandhi, Jyoti said, Vadra was nothing before his marriage with the Priyanka …

Lucknow: Sounding confident of coming back to power in Uttar Pradesh, the BSP Supremo Mayawati today said all financial matters would be probed after her government was installed in 2017 assembly polls.        Virtually sounding the bugle for next assembly polls on the occasion of 125th birth anniversary of Baba Rao Bhimrao Ambedkar, …

Lucknow: Former Chief Justice of Delhi High Court Rajendra Sachar on Wednesday announced the list of fifteen candidates of Socialist Party for Uttar Pradesh Assembly polls 2017. The party announced the list giving nine seats to women and also promised to represent woman as the chief ministerial candidate. Highlights: Justice Sachar while interacting with media stated …