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May 17, 2019
Dalit Sikhs in Punjab unite to press NOTA in final phase of Lok Sabha election, say community has lost faith in govtsLandless Dalit labourers in Punjab's Malwa region have decided to press the NOTA button when the 13 constituencies of Punjab go to polls on 19 May to protest against the failure of successive governments to ensure proper implementation of the Punjab Village Common Lands (Regulation) Rules, 1964
Apr 11, 2019
Kairana Lok Sabha Election 2019: Dalits say turned away at polls 'due to caste'; Shamli ADM says didn't have acceptable IDTwo Dalit voters from Uttar Pradesh's Kairana claimed they were turned away at the polling booth because of their caste.
Apr 11, 2019
Kairana Lok Sabha Election 2019: Dalit voter breaks down after Election Commission officials deny him right to voteOne such voter from Kairana broke down while narrating his ordeal as he alleged that despite having his name in the electoral roll and also the voting slip, he was not allowed to vote.
Nov 15, 2018
Chhattisgarh polls: Ajit Jogi's hold on Satnamis poses equal threat for BJP, Congress as ex-CM gears up for final showdownExperts believe that because of Ajit Jogi, the BJP will suffer loss in nine out of 10 Scheduled Caste-reserved constituencies that the party pocketed in 2013, especially since the ex-CM must win these seats to remain in politics
May 04, 2018
BJP considers Mahadalit quota in Uttar Pradesh: Facing anti-incumbency and Dalit anger, party looks to emulate Nitish KumarQuota for Mahadalits, it is believed, will reduce the impact of the SP-BSP coalition and create a positive atmosphere for the BJP. In fact, it was this formula which contributed to the BJP's defeat in the state in 2015
Mar 09, 2017
Uttar Pradesh Exit Poll Results: Six pollsters predict BJP lead; Chanakya, Axis say Modi wave will sweep UPTimes Now-VMR, MRC-NewsX exit poll conducted on the people's mandate in the Uttar Pradesh legislative Assembly predict a clear lead for the BJP.
Jul 08, 2014
UP politics on the boil: Why is Mayawati's BSP invisible?The silence of the Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) as politics in Uttar Pradesh shifts from one big controversy to another without a break is intriguing. The Akhilesh Yadav-led Samajwadi Party government in the state is at its most vulnerable juncture at this point.
Apr 25, 2014
Mayawati tells dalits to vote for her unitedlyCautioning dalit voters against getting carried away by "hype" created by BJP around Narendra Modi, BSP chief Mayawati today asked them to vote for her party unitedly and make her the Prime Minister.
Apr 22, 2014
In Fatehpur Sikri, shifting Muslim vote could mean a win for BSPThe two lakh Dalit voters in Fatehpur Sikri form the BSP's core votebank. The party is now working to bring the Muslim voters into the party fold.