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‘Anti-Dalit’ Congress didn’t offer CM post, never invited BSP for alliance, says Mayawati as she junks Rahul Gandhi’s claim
The former UP chief minister said that Gandhi's comments show his inferior feelings and malevolence towards Dalits and the BSP.
Uttar Pradesh: Akhilesh Yadav's own house divided, SP chief makes bid for Opposition unity against Yogi Adityanath govt
Pragatisheel Samajwadi Party chief Shivpal Yadav has claimed that he was not invited to the legislative meet, which elected Akhilesh Yadav as Leader of Opposition
Narendra Modi has changed the paradigm of Indian politics and initiated a new politics based on economic well-being and last-mile targeted delivery that has dismantled old politics of feudalism, favouritism, casteism and rhetorics
The key takeaway from the present election is that the phase of BJP waves that can be sensed is over. The reason: a wave is sensed when there is change
Apart from becoming the first chief minister to retain power in Uttar Pradesh since the 1985 assembly elections, he is the only CM of the state with a full five years in the office to win the subsequent election and hold on to it.
Yogi Adityanath has emerged as the new hero figure of the right, and Arvind Kejriwal willy-nilly of the centre-left, with significant implications for national politics.
The real trench warfare was between the Samajwadi Party and the BJP. Priyanka Gandhi did try to revive the Congress but its virtual absence at the grassroots was a major setback. Mayawati’s political decimation trotted up BJP’s numbers
Assembly Election results 2022: How Punjab and Uttar Pradesh wins catapult Kejriwal and Yogi to the national stage
The two state leaders have done the unthinkable in 2022. While Yogi Adityanath has become the first chief minister in Uttar Pradesh to be re-elected, Arvind Kejriwal's AAP has become the first regional party to win a second state
Assembly election result 2022: From Yogi in Uttar Pradesh to Punjab’s Charanjit Singh Channi; a look at how the heavyweights are faring
Who’s leading, who’s trailing… Here’s where our famous netas stand as counting progresses
The results show that the BJP is the recent past, present, and future. The Congress is dead and regional parties are just about getting by
UP Assembly Elections 2022: With exit polls favouring BJP, stage set for counting of votes in Uttar Pradesh
Almost all the exit polls have predicted that the BJP will return to power. They have forecast an increase in Samajwadi Party's tally but not enough to form the government.
Some of the surveys gave an edge to the BJP while others indicated a close fight and a possible hung Assembly
While Uttar Pradesh is likely to see the return of an incumbent chief minister after completing his full five-year term, one may see a change in the binary nature of Punjab politics so far dominated by Congress and Akali Dal
Here is what we can expect the Narendra Modi government to do if the Assembly elections do not go according to its plans
Uttar Pradesh Assembly elections: BJP to win 80% seats, Opposition to share 20%, reiterates Yogi Adityanath
The UP chief minister said that he did not feel threatened by the Opposition as people had seen their real faces
UP Election 2022 Voting LIVE Updates: Ambedkar Nagar so far has seen the highest voter turnout at almost 59 per cent and at 48.41 per cent Balrampur has the lowest voter turnout
The BJP had a huge lead over the SP in 2017, and it would require a major upset for the SP to turn the tables on the party
Addressing election rallies in Uttar Pradesh's Sonbhadra and Ghazipur districts, Modi spoke of the government's rescue efforts in the wake of the Russian military offensive against Ukraine
Mukhtar Ansari has assiduously built a political constituency around the Varanasi-Mau-Ghazipur-Jaunpur region. Ateeq Ahmed too has an interesting pedigree. As for Azam Khan, he has 80 legal cases against him.
Although the BSP seems to have gained some momentum, it is largely the product of external factors rather than internal efforts of the party