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Swami Prasad Maurya Joins SP

Jan 14, 2022 Outlook Web Desk

The resignation of state Labour Minister Maurya has come as a jolt to the ruling BJP in poll-bound Uttar Pradesh.

BJP Finalises Candidates For 172 Seats In UP; CM Adityanath And His Deputies Likely To Contest

Jan 13, 2022 Outlook Web Desk

The party is likely to announce its first list of candidates in the next few days, the sources said.


Setback For BJP: UP Minister Quits Cabinet, 3 Other MLAs Leave Party; Likely To Join SP

Maurya is widely expected to join the Samajwadi Party but has not made a formal declaration. The SP, however, welcomed him to their fold, even sharing a picture that showed him with party president Akhilesh Yadav.

IPL 2022: BCCI Officially Approves Lucknow, Ahmedabad Franchises As Two New Teams

Jan 11, 2022 PTI

RPSG Group and private investment firm CVC had successfully bid for the Lucknow and Ahmedabad IPL franchises respectively last October. However, the LOI got delayed after it emerged that CVC had links with betting companies outside India.


UP Polls: Union Min Anupriya Patel, BJP Leader Dayashankar Singh In Touch With SP, Says Rajbhar

Rajbhar's party has forged an alliance with the SP for the state assembly polls slated to begin from February 10.

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09 January, 2022

EC Must Curb Rising Misuse Of Religion In Politics During Polls: Mayawati

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Claiming her party to be a "disciplined" one, she sought to assure that it will strictly adhere to the model code of conduct for which the party cadre too will be instructed separately.


09 January, 2022

UP: Political Party Hoardings, Posters Being Removed As Code Of Conduct Comes Into Effect

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District Magistrate of Lucknow Abhishek Prakash said as per the directives of the Election Commission of India, the model code of conduct has been implemented, and it will be strictly adhered to.


08 January, 2022

People Waiting To Uproot BJP Govt In Up: Akhilesh

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On being pointed out that the EC has banned the holding of physical rallies or other modes of the physical campaign till January 15 at least, he said the party would abide by the EC decisions effective till January 15 and also the ones that would be taken after it.


08 January, 2022

Rijiju Lauds Central Govt's Efforts Towards Electoral Reforms

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Alleging that opposition parties were spreading lies that by linking Aadhaar and voter ID it would become known to whom the voter is going to cast his vote, Rijiju said the people should not be taken as stupid for they know well who is spreading lies and who is telling the truth.


05 January, 2022

COVID-19 scare: Cong cancels marathon races, big rallies in poll-bound Uttar Pradesh

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Party sources said apart from the infection scare, the decision also took into account the recent stampede-like situation in Bareilly where the party-organised marathon, as part of its election campaign, had left three girls injured.


04 January, 2022

Akhilesh Govt Embezzled Welfare Scheme Funds During Its Tenure: Nadda

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"The Akhilesh Yadav government had promised to give laptops to youths. For this, 15 lakh laptops were purchased but only 6.25 lakh were distributed," he said


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04 January, 2022

Lord Krishna tells me daily in my dreams that I’ll establish Ram Rajya in UP after polls: Akhilesh

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Former UP chief minister Yadav made the claim, albeit in a lighter vein, during a function held for the induction of BJP’s Bahraich MLA Madhuri Verma into his party.


03 January, 2022

Omicron Common Viral Fever, But Exercising Caution Important: Adityanath

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He said eight Omicron cases have so far been reported in Uttar Pradesh and of the patients, three have recovered and the others are in home isolation.


03 January, 2022

BJP To Seek Public Suggestions For Preparing Manifesto Ahead Of UP Polls

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Uttar Pradesh BJP's co-media in-charge Abhay Singh said the party's public representatives, including the MPs and MLAs, are already taking suggestions of the public for preparing the 'Sankalp Patra'.


02 January, 2022

Over 5 Lakh Devotees Throng Kashi Vishwanath Dham In Record Footfall

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Kashi Vishwanath Dham, the renovated temple complex which was recently inaugurated by Prime Minister Narendra Modi, saw a record footfall on the first day of the new year with over five lakh devotees thronging the holy place.


01 January, 2022

As Up Bananas Catch PM’s Eye, Farmer Seeks To Treat Him To It

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Attracted by the size of bananas on the stall, Modi observed that they appear to be quite big. "Sir, this is a branded banana. It is called 'naveen kelaa”. Please give me a chance, please call me, I will bring the banana for you,” an effusive Dharm Chand gushed.


31 December, 2021

Akhilesh hits back at Shah, calls his remarks 'childish, immature'

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In a tweet in Hindi, Akhilesh Yadav said, "At a time, when Uttar Pradesh and the country is going through hunger, unemployment, inflation and mismanagement, BJP leaders are engaged in joining ABCD and alphabets, and making childish and immature words."


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31 December, 2021

All political parties want UP polls on time: CEC

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The CEC also asked the state to step up coronavirus vaccination. The number of polling booths will be increased and the voting time enhanced by an hour, he said, adding polling officials will be vaccinated and those eligible will be given a booster dose.


Photo Gallery

A farmer sits near his red chillies at a deserted APMC market, during the weekend curfew imposed by the Karnataka government to curb the spread of COVID-19, in Hubballi.

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Delhi Chief Minister & AAP National Convenor Arvind Kejriwal being welcomed by women supporters during his door-to-door campaign ahead of the Goa Assembly elections, in Goa.

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A health worker collects swab sample of a woman for COVID-19 test, amid concerns over rising Omicron cases, in Gurugram.

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Traffic jam on a road at Shalimar Bagh during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.

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The Lajpat Nagar market wears a deserted look during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.

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