rajbhar: OP Rajbhar meets Akhilesh, says SP and SBSP set to seal poll alliance | India News – Times of India

LUCKNOW: Hours after a surprise meeting with Samajwadi Party national chief Akhilesh Yadav, estranged ally of the ruling BJP and president of the Suheldev Bharatiya Samaj Party (SBSP) Om Prakash Rajbhar on Wednesday announced that his outfit was set to enter into an alliance with the SP. Rajbhar did not rule out the possibility of …

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BJP needs yogya government not Yogi government: Akhilesh | India News – Times of India

LUCKNOW: Samajwadi Party president and former Uttar Pradesh chief minister Akhilesh Yadav Sunday attacked the BJP dispensation, saying the state needs a ‘yogya’ (competent) government and not a Yogi government. Speaking to reporters at the party’s headquarters here, he further alleged the BJP “has no work to do” aside from changing names. “It believes in …

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Lakhimpur violence: Govt wants to hide truth, run state on might of police, says Akhilesh | India News – Times of India

BAHRAICH: Samajwadi Party president Akhilesh Yadav on Friday met family members of two farmers killed in the Lakhimpur Kheri violence and alleged that the BJP government wants to hide the truth by strangling democracy and run the state on the might of police. He, however, said the days of the BJP government in the state …

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banerjee: Mamata Banerjee wins Bhowanipore bypolls by more than 58,000 votes, betters 2011 performance | India News – Times of India

NEW DELHI: West Bengal chief minister Mamata Banerjee won a landslide victory from home turf Bhowanipore by over 58,000 votes on Sunday. Trinamool Congress workers and supporters celebrated outside the residence of Mamata in Kolkata as she won by 58,832 votes in Bhowanipore bypolls. Altogether, 21 rounds of counting were held in the constituency. Soon …

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priyanka: UP Police soft on criminals, brutal with common people: Priyanka Gandhi | India News – Times of India

LUCKNOW: The Uttar Pradesh Police is “soft” on criminal and “brutal” with common people, alleged Congress general secretary Priyanka Gandhi Vadra on Wednesday commenting over the death of a Kanpur businessman after he was allegedly thrashed by policemen. Priyanka also talked to family members of the victim over the phone, expressing grief and assuring them …

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Way to Delhi goes via Uttar Pradesh: Akhilesh Yadav | India News – Times of India

LUCKNOW: The way to Delhi goes via Uttar Pradesh, said Samajwadi Party chief Akhilesh Yadav stressing that the upcoming state assembly elections are crucial to restore democracy, secularism and brotherhood. The former Uttar Pradesh chief minister also said the challenge before the media is to maintain objectivity and transparency as strong journalism leads to strong …

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Is ‘abba jaan’ an unparliamentary word, asks Yogi Adityanath | India News – Times of India

LUCKNOW: Is “abba jaan” an “unparliamentary word”, Uttar Pradesh chief minister Yogi Adityanath asked on Wednesday, questioning why those who want Muslim votes are shy of it. “I have not taken any names. They want Muslim votes, why should they shun it? Is it an unparliamentary word? It is not. No one should have any …

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