SP chief Akhilesh Yadav had on Thursday announced an alliance with his uncle Shivpal Singh Yadav's PSPL after a meeting between them.
Mocking the BJP's constant claim that the state benefited because the same party led the governments in UP and at the Centre, he said, “This double-engine government has completely failed. These double engines are colliding with each other.”
The two leaders, at the meeting which was held without any aides, also discussed the political situation in western part of the state after the Centre's decision to repeal farm laws.
Samajwadi Party Chief Akhilesh Yadav may also honour his estranged uncle Shivpal Singh Yadav's supporters, and a rapprochement may be on the cards.
Samajwadi Party Chief Akhilesh Yadav said that he will not be contesting the upcoming Uttar Pradesh Legislative Assembly Elections in 2022. He also said that an alliance with Rashtriya Lok Dal has been finalized.
Rashtriya Janata Dal chief Lalu Prasad Yadav on Sunday held a much-awaited "virtual interaction" with workers of his party back home in Bihar.
Chaudhary Ajit Singh's relatively short political inning of 35 years was a testament to the many talents he had, many of which were, unfortunately, overshadowed by the towering legacy of his father
Farmers' Protest: The administration in Shamli has issued orders to impose section 144 of the CrPC which prohibits any public gathering of four or more than four persons.
Rashtriya Lok Dal (RLD) chief Ajit Singh on Friday announced support to the Bharatiya Kisan Union (BKU), spearheading the protests.
Jailed RJD chief Lalu Prasad to be shifted to AIIMS-Delhi from Ranchi hospital as health condition deteriorates: Officials.
The Rashtriya Lok Dal (RLD) is expected to hold the rally in the government college compound here against the three farm laws.
Azad visited the family after the Uttar Pradesh Police lifted its two-day blockade around the village of the victim.
Hundreds of activists led by its Muzaffarnagar district president Ajit Rathi staged a dharna and blocked Circular Road in Civil Lines area in protest against the baton charge on Rashtriya Lok Dal activists.
Urging the voters not to get confused and back the alliance candidates, BSP supremo Mayawati accused the prime minister of trying to create a rift in SP-BSP alliance.
Salman Khurshid, who is the Congress’ candidate from Farrukhabad, of which Kaimganj assembly segment is a part, is locked in a triangular contest with BJP’s sitting MP Mukesh Rajput and BSP's Manoj Agarwal.
Addressing a rally in Saharanpur, Prime Minister Narendra Modi targeted the Congress accusing it of being against the welfare of the backward classes and termed its poll manifesto a 'dhakosla patra (sham document)'.
A bench comprising Chief Justice Ranjan Gogoi and Justice Deepak Gupta sought the response of the poll panel and directed it to apprise whether the number of Voter Verifiable Paper Audit Trail (VVPAT) samples can be increased for the satisfaction of the electorate.
The 80-year-old RLD chief will be the consensus candidate of the SP, BSP and the Congress and is likely to face BJP’s Sanjeev Balyan; son Jayant Chaudhary to try his luck from Baghpat
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.PTI Photo
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.PTI Photo
A health worker collects swab sample of a woman for COVID-19 test, amid concerns over rising Omicron cases, in Gurugram.PTI Photo
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.PTI Photo/ Shahbaz Khan
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.PTI Photo/ Shahbaz Khan
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