Polling for 12 legislative council seats in Uttar Pradesh to be held on 28 Jan, says Election Commission
Nominations can be filed till 18 January, scrutiny of nominations will be held on 19 January, and withdrawal of names can be done till 21 January
On 24 August, the high court had asked the Rajasthan Assembly Speaker to decide within three months the disqualification petition filed by BJP MLA Madan Dilawar against the merger of six BSP MLAs with the Congress
The 2 December meeting had triggered a buzz in political circles that Kushwaha may merge his RLSP with the ruling JD(U), and that he would be inducted into the Bihar Cabinet as a member of Legislative Council
Besides Puri, those elected to the Parliament's Upper House are BJP's Neeraj Shekhar, Arun Singh, Geeta Shakya, Haridwar Dubey, Brijlal, BL Varma and Seema Dwivedi; Samajwadi Party's Ram Gopal Yadav; and BSP's Ramji Gautam, said Assistant Returning Officer Mohd Mushahid
Six BSP MLAs rebel against party over Ramji Gautam's Rajya Sabha nomination; party claims horse-trading
Four of the six rebel MLAs alleged in an affidavit that their signatures on Gautam's nomination for the Rajya Sabha polls had been forged
The Mayawati-led party currently has two MLAs in the Madhya Pradesh Vidhan Sabha. Voting on the 28 seats in the state Assembly will take place on 3 November
RLSP, out of Mahagathbandhan, stitches new alliance ahead of Bihar polls with BSP, Janatantrik Party (Socialist)
BSP, meanwhile, agreed to endorse RLSP chief Upendra Kushwaha as the CM candidate, stating that the goal of this alliance was to provide equal rights to Dalits, Adivasis, and minorities
The six MLAs had contested and won the 2018 Assembly election on BSP tickets but they defected to Congress in September 2019
The BSP chief's remarks came hours after BJP sought CBI probe to determine if the Gehlot govt had been illegally tapping phones of political leaders
MP BJP chief dismisses claims about 'poaching' 8 Cong MLAs to Haryana hotel, after Digvijaya Singh alleges efforts underway to topple Kamal Nath govt
The BJP on Wednesday denied the charge that it was trying to destabilise the Congress government in Madhya Pradesh, amidst the allegation that the saffron party has taken some MLAs to a hotel in Haryana
SP, BSP members stage walkout from Uttar Pradesh Assembly during Question Hour, say state govt failed to increase power production
SP member Sanjay Garg asked energy minister Shrikant Sharma about the power consumption, production and purchase in the state
BSP chief Mayawati to President Ram Nath Kovind, seeks SC-monitored judicial probe in Delhi violence
BSP president Mayawati on Friday wrote a letter to President Ram Nath Kovind, demanding a high-level judicial probe monitored by a Supreme Court judge into the violent clashes in Delhi.
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Delhi election 2020: BSP candidate Narayan Dutt Sharma attacked by unidentified assailants in Badarpur, sustains minor injuries
BSP candidate Narayan Dutt Sharma, who is the legislator from Badarpur and is seeking re-election to the Delhi assembly
Lucknow University's Political Science dept seeks to include Citizenship Amendment Act in course; Mayawati condemns move
'This is one of the contemporary issues in Indian politics. We want to teach it to our students', Political Science Department HOD Shashi Shukla said
Rajasthan govt likely to pass anti-CAA resolution in state Assembly; Budget Session to begin on 24 January
Rajasthan Chief Minister Ashok Gehlot too has repeatedly said the state will not implement CAA and NRC in the state.
Mayawati urges Centre to withdraw CAA and introduce new law after reaching consensus with Opposition
BSP chief Mayawati on Wednesday urged the Centre to withdraw the Citizenship Amendment Act and seek consensus to bring in a new one, even as she lashed out at both BJP and Congress for being “two sides of the same coin”.
Ahead of Delhi polls, two Congress leaders join AAP; 'impressed by work', says former party MLA Ram Singh Netaji
Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal said influenced by the policies of the party and the work of the AAP-led Delhi government, they are 'joining our family'.
'Nation watched JNU in horror': Sonia Gandhi, at Delhi Opposition meet, launches scathing attack on Modi, Shah; AAP, BSP, TMC, DMK keep away
At the Opposition meet in New Delhi on Monday, Congress interim chief Sonia Gandhi launched a scathing attack on Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Home Minister Amit Shah, accusing them of "misleading the public" on the Citizenship Amendment Act and the National Register of Citizens and said their dispensation stands "totally exposed" for its inability to govern and provide security to people.
AAP, Mayawati, Mamata Banerjee to skip Congress-led Opposition parties meeting to discuss NRC, CAA today
Opposition parties have called for a meeting on Monday to discuss the current political situation of India in the backdrop of the student protests against the contentious citizenship law, National Register of Citizens and National Population Register