India | Press Trust of India | Friday January 16, 2015
BSP supremo Mayawati on Thursday demanded a CBI investigation into the recovery of over 100 bodies from river Ganga in Unnao district over the past few days.
Assembly | Press Trust of India | Thursday January 15, 2015
Kicking off her election campaign for the upcoming Delhi Assembly Polls, BSP president and former Uttar Pradesh chief minister Mayawati on Thursday announced that her party would field candidates for all the 70 seats.
India | Written by Niha Masih | Monday January 5, 2015
Uttar Pradesh's principal opposition party, the Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP), is facing yet another rebellion in its ranks. The latest to join the dissident bandwagon is sitting Rajya Sabha MP Jugal Kishore, once a close aide of party supremo Mayawati.
India | Press Trust of India | Saturday January 3, 2015
After the BSP charged the NDA government with discriminating against Dalit icons in awarding Bharat Ratna, Congress today suggested that the country's highest civilian honour should be given to any departed leader within one year of his/her demise to...
India | Press Trust of India | Monday December 1, 2014
Former Rajya Sabha MP Amar Singh today praised the six months of Narendra Modi-led BJP government, saying that he can find no shortcomings in its functioning until now.
Cheat Sheet | Edited by Amit Chaturvedi | Wednesday November 26, 2014
As Finance Minister Arun Jaitley defended the government's position against a concerted Opposition attack on untaxed or black money stashed away in foreign accounts, the Congress, followed by the Trinamool Congress and then the Left walked out of the...
Assembly | Press Trust of India | Thursday October 9, 2014
Addressing a campaign rally in the Jalna Assembly constituency in Maharashtra, BSP chief Mayawati today alleged that Prime Minister Narendra Modi has not yet fulfilled a single promise he made before the Lok Sabha polls.
India | Indo-Asian News Service | Monday September 15, 2014
Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) chief Mayawati affected major changes in the party hierarchy late on Sunday by sacking all the coordinator booth in-charges and assembly coordinators and announcing formation of nine new zones across the state, party leaders...
India | Press Trust of India | Sunday August 17, 2014
After failing to open an account in the Lok Sabha elections, Mayawati's Bahujan Samaj Party or BSP is testing waters in Haryana and Maharashtra where Assembly elections are due later this year.
Who Said What | NDTV.com | Sunday August 17, 2014
A political blame game started after a five-member probe team submitted its report on the investigation of the Saharanpur clashes to the Uttar Pradesh government.
India | Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Wednesday August 13, 2014
Samajwadi Party leader Mulayam Singh Yadav has said he is ready to join hands with arch rival Mayawati, "if Lalu Yadav mediates". He may have said it as a joke, but Mayawati was serious when she declared, "I will never join hands with Mulayam."
India | Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Wednesday August 13, 2014
Sharing a stage with rival Nitish Kumar this week, Bihar politician Lalu Prasad Yadav suggested that Uttar Pradesh arch-enemies Mulayam Singh Yadav and Mayawati should also come together against the BJP.
India | Edited by Vishnu Varma | Tuesday August 12, 2014
In Bihar today, Lalu Prasad Yadav not only joined Nitish Kumar, for years his arch political rival, on stage, but also advised Mulayam Singh Yadav and Mayawati in neighbouring Uttar Pradesh to do the same.
Opinion | Harish Khare | Thursday August 7, 2014
The new central government may well find that bad news of violence and ethnic clashes in Uttar Pradesh can easily ruin its global part, writes Harish Khare.
India | Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Monday July 14, 2014
In a political row over its bill to legitimize the appointment of former telecom regulator Nripendra Misra as Prime Minister Narendra Modi's principal secretary, the ruling BJP today won over key opposition parties, leaving the Congress isolated in P...
India | Edited by Sanchari Bhattacharya | Friday June 20, 2014
Bahujan Samaj Party chief Mayawati today addressed the raging debate on the Narendra Modi-led union government's recent efforts to promote Hindi.
Opinion | Ashok Malik | Tuesday June 17, 2014
Reflecting on Uttar Pradesh (UP), it is tempting to borrow the title of Ahmed Rashid's 2008 book "Descent into Chaos". A murder a day, an egregious crime a week, BJP politicians being picked out and killed, policemen targeted and murdered by criminal...
India | Press Trust of India | Sunday June 1, 2014
Bahujan Samaj Party chief Mayawati today joined the list of politicians who have been making a beeline to Badaun in Uttar Pradesh, where two girls were gang-raped and murdered.
India | Reported by Sonal Mehrotra, Edited by Abhinav Bhatt | Sunday June 1, 2014
Bahujan Samaj Party chief Mayawati today joins a list of politicians who are visiting Badaun in Uttar Pradesh to meet the family of two teenagers were gang-raped and killed earlier this week.
India | Edited by Sanchari Bhattacharya | Sunday June 1, 2014
The BSP chief will visit the girls' family today. She has already demanded President's Rule in UP.
India | Reported by Sonal Mehrotra, Edited by Sanchari Bhattacharya | Sunday June 1, 2014
Top political leaders are lining up to visit Badaun in Uttar Pradesh, where the brutal rape and murder of two teenaged girls, and the apathy of police personnel, has captured the attention of the national media.
India | Press Trust of India | Friday May 30, 2014
Charging that there has been a spurt in crime cases in Uttar Pradesh or UP after the Lok Sabha polls, Bahujan Samaj Party or BSP supremo Mayawati today demanded a Central Bureau of Investigation or CBI probe into the gangrape and murder of two sister...
Election 2014 | Press Trust of India | Tuesday May 20, 2014
Faced with one of the worst showing in the Lok Sabha polls, the Bahujan Samaj Party supremo and former Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Mayawati today dissolved all the committees of the party.
Election 2014 | NDTV.com | Wednesday May 14, 2014
The BJP is likely to get 56 of the 80 parliamentary seats in strategically vital Uttar Pradesh, according to NDTV's exit poll. The outsize tally will play a key role in helping the BJP to cross the 272-mark to form the government with its existing al...