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‘Cowardly Attacks’ Can’t Deter Me, Says Manoj Tiwari
BJP leader Manoj Tiwari on Thursday attacked the opposition parties in Maharashtra after some unidentified people broke the looking glass of his vehicle, and vowed that nothing can deter him by the "cowardly attack". "I will not be deterred by the cowardly attack on me...shows desperation of our ..
Brisk Voting In 2 Hours In UP’s 2nd Phase Poll
Brisk voting is reported in the first two hours of polling in the second phase of the Uttar Pradesh assembly elections on Wednesday. Excited first time voters, newly weds, elderly, differently-abled and women queued up outside the polling stations to cast their votes at 7 a.m. Former Union Min..
Time To Reject MCD, Recall Delhi Government: Swaraj India
Swaraj India on Sunday said the time has come to reject the Municipal Corporation of Delhi, recall the Delhi government and reform the Lt Governor's working style. In a 'Jawab do Hisab Do' rally called at Ramlila Maidan here, the participants drawn from all 272 municipal wards termed the governan..
BJP Questions SP-Congress Tie-Up, Ups Ante On UP’s Law And Order
The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on Monday questioned the pre-poll alliance of the Congress and Samajwadi Party (SP) and said the tie-up was an "opportunistic alliance to try and grab power". A day after Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi and Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav attacked the BJP, the ..
Rahul Pledges To Fight Those Who Seek To ‘Destroy’
Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi on Monday paid tribute to Father of the Nation Mahatma Gandhi on his 69th death anniversary and pledged to fight against those who seek to "destroy". "On Bapu's martyrdom day my pledge to fight always against those who seek to destroy what he so carefully soug..
SP To Contest 298 Seats, Congress 105
Uttar Pradesh's ruling Samajwadi Party on Sunday decided to contest 298 of the 403 assembly seats and leave 105 to its ally the Congress, party sources said. This followed a telephone conversation in the morning between Priyanka Gandhi Vadra, daughter of Congress President Sonia Gandhi, and Uttar..
Aligning With SP Is Congress’ Political Bankruptcy: Mayawati
Taking on Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav over corruption and 'tacit understanding' with the BJP, BSP supremo Mayawati on Saturday said the Congress bid to align with the ruling SP for the Uttar Pradesh assembly polls was a reflection of its political bankruptcy. She also alleged Samajwadi Party pa..
SP Leader Ambika Chowdhary Joins BSP
Senior Samajwadi Party (SP) leader and former minister in the state government Ambika Chowdhary on Saturday switched allegiance to the Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP). He joined the party in the presence of BSP chief Mayawati at the party headquarters here. Accusing Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav of ..
SP-Congress Will Give BJP A Run For Its Money In UP
Any satisfaction which the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) felt over the internal strife in the Samajwadi Party (SP) must have been diluted to a considerable extent by the truce, albeit an uneasy one, among the family members of its main political rival in UP. Moreover, the emergence of a 'mini-gath..
Jallikattu Protests, A Lesson For Hindutva Forces: Owaisi
AIMIM leader Asaduddin Owaisi said on Friday the protests against the Jallikattu ban are a lesson for the Hindutva forces. "Jallikattu protests, lesson for Hindutva forces," Owaisi said in a tweet. He linked the demonstrations in favour of the ancient sport to the Uniform Civil Code saying tha..