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Lucknow: In a recent revelation Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav has confirmed that the Samajwadi Party’s alliance with the Congress was a product of the massive family feud within the Yadav clan. In an interview to leading daily, The Hindu, “If these things [family matters] had not cropped up and some political decisions did not …

Allahabad: Union Minister Anupriya Patel on Saturday alleged that the ruling Samajwadi Party government in Uttar Pradesh had misused the Centre’s fund which was meant for the development of the state. Addressing an election rally in Fafamau here, Anupriya Patel slammed the Samajwadi Party and its ally Congress by saying that former looted the state …

Lucknow: The pre-poll analysis of the fourth phase of Uttar Pradesh Assembly elections, scheduled to be held on February 23, claims that out of a total of 680 candidates contesting for 53 constituencies spread across 12 districts, 116 (17 per cent) have declared criminal cases against them. According to the analysis of Uttar Pradesh election …

Jalaun/ Hamirpur: Expressing disappointment over not being able to contest Uttar Pradesh elections from Bundelkhand region, Chief Minister and Samajwadi Party President Akhilesh Yadav on Saturday said that the circumstances forced me to strike down my wish. The UP CM addressed two rallies here and spoke his heart out over not being able to represent …

Raebareli/Amethi: The firebrand Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Vinay Katiyar on Friday took a dig at Priyanka Gandhi Vadra saying that Raebareli and Amethi are no less than picnic spots for her. “It is only election season when she visits these places and vanishes when the elections are over,” he said while addressing election meetings …

Raebareli: The political rhetoric gained another dimension on Friday when Congress Vice-President Rahul Gandhi took refuge in Bollywood to attack Prime Minister Narendra Modi. Upping the ante against PM Modi, Rahul compared former with ‘Sholay’s iconic villain Gabbar Singh. He said ‘countrymen expected Shah Rukh Khan of DDLJ but got Sholay’s Gabbar Singh.’ “People have …

New Delhi: Following Indian Army chief Bipin Rawat’s stern message to terrorists supporting civilians, Congress has struck a discordent note, blaming army general of crossing the lines with his remark. Dubbing Kashmir issue as a political problem, Congress senior leader and former Finance minister P. Chidambaram asked government to put a stop in this very …

Sitapur: Taking a dig at Prime Minister Narendra Modi, Congress Vice-President Rahul Gandhi on Thursday said that PM can waive off the farmers loan even if BJP government does not come to power in the state. ”Why PM Modi is waiting to form a government in Uttar Pradesh for waiving farmers loan? As he is …