If the Muslim community decides to turn its back on the Samajwadi Party, it would mean the end of Mulyam Singh Yadav's prime ministerial ambition.
The tussle is that while farmers demand a high price to cane, the industry demands a low price to make the mills viable to run.
If there is an iota of truth in the stories, narrated in a hushed tone by the students of International Islamic Institute Darul Ulum Deoband, its students were being harassed long before the violence began.
After 15 years of slump, the BJP appears to be alive and kicking in Uttar Pradesh. It has set an ambitious target of getting at least 40 Parliament seats in the upcoming elections.
While all political parties in Uttar Pradesh are already getting prepared for the next general elections, the Congress is in the process of redesigning its structure.
Forming a small party keeps leaders alive in politics. And it offers them a good platform to bargain with the bigger players.
The demolition of a mosque boundary wall could be an excuse to protect the interest of the sand mafia.
Mayawati's claiming that she will continue to hold caste-based rallies under different names is perhaps a sign of how parties can't break away from caste-based politics.
Two survivor tales from Uttarakhand, where tens of thousands were stranded while many others died in unprecedented monsoon rains.
Families talk to Firstpost about their narrow escapes, as well as their continued fears for loved ones who are still missing
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With the goons back on the Lucknow University campus, is it a signal that the polls are not far away?
The SP chief’s strategy to make the Congress and the BSP irrelevant in the general elections may have backfired.
The canny operator may have bitten off more than he can chew, but don’t underestimate his political survival skills.