PM Narendra Modi tears into SP with ‘cycle of corruption’ jibe | India News – Times of India

LUCKNOW: Just a few months ahead of the UP assembly elections, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday tore into the opposition parties, mainly Congress and Samajwadi Party, accusing them of “filling coffers of their family” at the cost of the poor while denying them basic health facilities since independence. Speaking at the launch of nine …

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modi: PM Modi tears into SP before UP polls, calls it ‘parivarwadi’ | India News – Times of India

KUSHINAGAR: Ahead of the UP assembly polls early next year, PM Narendra Modi launched a scathing attack on the previous Samajwadi Party government on Wednesday, saying the earlier regime associated itself with scams and crimes. “People of UP know that their (previous regime’s) identity is not of ‘samajwadi’ (socialist) but of ‘parivarwadi’ (dynasts). These people …

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nitin agarwal: Nitin Agarwal elected Deputy Speaker of UP Assembly | India News – Times of India

LUCKNOW: BJP-backed SP rebel candidate Nitin Agarwal was elected the deputy speaker of the Uttar Pradesh Assembly on Monday, defeating Narendra Verma, the official candidate of Akhilesh Yadav’s party, by 244 votes. While Agarwal bagged 304 votes, Verma got 60 votes in the polling. The voting took place inside the assembly premises through ballot paper. …

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water: TWC is not only an event, it’s a life-saving campaign, says Yogi | India News – Times of India

VARANASI: “The Times Water Conclave (TWC) is not only an event but a life-saving campaign,” said Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath here on Wednesday. Addressing the conclave under The Times of India’s ‘Make UP a water positive state’ initiative at hotel Taj Ganges here on Wednesday, the CM said, “Water is a must for healthy nature …

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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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