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Mar 19, 2017
Yogi Adityanath is Uttar Pradesh CM: All you need to know about the fiery priest-turned-politicianA five-term Lok Sabha MP, BJP leader Yogi Adityanath, who was sworn-in as Chief Minister of Uttar Pradesh on Sunday.
Feb 21, 2017
Travels of a political pilgrim: Be it Kairana, Muzaffarnagar or Aligarh, India is headed towards multiple 'Partitions'The nature of the partition need not always be territorial. India is heading towards multiple religious partitions in the midst of its cities and regions.
Feb 19, 2017
Kairana: How this UP town's glorious musical past faded into its troubled presentKairana was once a town known for nurturing the venerable Kirana gharana of Indian classical music. Now it's spoken of more for prevailing communal tensions.
Feb 14, 2017
UP Election 2017: Will demonetisation hit BJP’s chances? From farm to factory, the jury is still outIt seems that the verdict on the ground on demonetisation is clearly divided along political lines ahead of the Uttar Pradesh Assembly election.
Feb 11, 2017
Uttar Pradesh first phase polling as it happened: Polling closes in western UP, around 63% voter turnout recordedThere appears no clear front-runner among the three major contestants - BJP, SP-Congress and BSP - in the 73 seats going to polls in the first phase of elections in UP
Feb 11, 2017
Uttar Pradesh Election 2017: Key candidates to look out for in first phase of pollingAs you watch the polling exercise unfold through the day at these politically sensitive areas, be sure to watch out for these political heavyweights across party lines.
Feb 07, 2017
UP Elections 2017 at a glance: What's at stake and who's in fray in India's most populous stateFirstpost sifted through the political pandemonium playing out in UP elections, and brought together all that you need to know to track the humongous polling exercise.
Feb 03, 2017
UP Assembly Election 2017: Will Keshav Prasad Maurya prove to be BJP's dark horse?While the BJP is being accused of practicing politics of polarisation in Western UP but Maurya bluntly blamed Azam Khan, a senior minister in the Samajwadi Party, for the 2013 Muzaffarnagar riots.
Jan 31, 2017
Situation in western Uttar Pradesh is like that of Kashmir in 1990s: Adityanath's communal remark draws flakFirebrand BJP MP Yogi Adityanath has compared the situation in western Uttar Pradesh to that in Kashmir in 1990s, when Kashmiri Pandits had to flee the Valley, while the party defended its leaders over their controversial remarks during the poll campaign on alleged exodus of Hindu families from Kairana.
Jan 30, 2017
BJP MLA Suresh Rana booked for hate speech after making remark about curfew in KairanaControversial BJP MLA Suresh Rana was booked by Uttar Pradesh Police on charges of inciting hatred after he said that curfew will be imposed in Kairana.