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BSP To Contest Assembly Polls In Bengal, Kerala, Puducherry, Tamil Nadu Solo: Mayawati

Mar 15, 2021 Outlook Web Bureau

The former Uttar Pradesh chief minister said her party has had a bitter experience of aligning with other parties in the past and therefore will contest alone in UP elections next year

Akhilesh Yadav Hints At Tie-Up With Estranged Uncle For UP Assembly Polls

Nov 14, 2020 PTI

Will have nothing to do with BSP,' says Samajwadi Party chief Akhilesh Yadav

Mayawati Seeks Votes For BSP In UP, MP Assembly Polls

An appeal is to the voters to make the BSP candidates successful, so that the right political message goes to the rivals: BSP Supremo

Bhim Army Chief Chandrashekar Criticises Mayawati For Breaking Alliance With SP, 'Promoting' Nepotism

Jun 26, 2019 Outlook Web Bureau

Though Mayawati has always been critical of Chandrashekhar -- even calling him the B team of the BJP, this is the first time the Bhim Army Chief has mounted an attack on the BSP President.

Mayawati Says BSP Will Fight All Future Elections On Its Own, Questions Behaviour Of Samajwadi Party

BSP supremo and former Uttar Pradesh chief minister has announced that her party will fight all major elections on its own, ostensibly ruling out any future alliance with Samajwadi Party

24 June, 2019

Received No Call From Akhilesh After Mahagathbandhan Lost The Election: Mayawati

Outlook Web Bureau

After the general elections, Mayawati had announced her decision that the BSP will contest the upcoming by-elections in Uttar Pradesh alone, ditching her alliance partner Akhilesh Yadav

24 June, 2019

For Next 50 Years, Nobody Will Be Able To Dislodge BJP Govt In Centre, UP: Dy CM Maurya

Outlook Web Bureau

Keshav Prasad Maurya's claim was similar to what Union Home Minister Amit Shah had said in September 2018 as the BJP president while addressing the party leaders in the national executive meeting in New Delhi.

05 June, 2019

SP-BSP Alliance 'Experiment' Didn't Work, But My Respect For Mayawati Intact: Akhilesh Yadav

Outlook Web Bureau

'I studied engineering in Mysore. As a science student, I know that all experiments do not always succeed. But still we give it a trial and learn what is lacking,' said Akhilesh while talking to reporters in Lucknow.

04 June, 2019

SP-BSP Break-Up In Uttar Pradesh May Not Be End Of Road For Coalition Politics

Preetha Nair

In the recently concluded Lok Sabha elections, the SP-BSP alliance could only manage to get 15 seats in Uttar Pradesh while the BJP walked away with 62 seats, while its ally Apna Dal won 2.

24 May, 2019

In Uttar Pradesh, Mayawati's BSP Only Gainer Among Grand Alliance Constituents

Outlook Web Bureau

After drawing a blank in the 2014 general election, the Bahujan Samaj Party this time round won a decent 10 of the 38 seats that it contested as part of the alliance in Uttar Pradesh.

22 May, 2019

Lok Sabha Election Results LIVE Updates: 'We Need To Take Everybody Along For The Welfare Of Country,' Says PM Modi

Outlook Web Bureau

Prime Minister Narendra Modi is set to return to power as the BJP-led NDA is surging ahead in the election results. Follow us for live updates.


14 May, 2019

BJP Initiates 'Knock The Door' Campaign In Varanasi

Outlook Web Bureau

The campaign has been launched to ensure a high percentage of polling in the Prime Minister's constituency on May 19.

11 May, 2019

Congress Is Spreading Rumours About SP- BSP Alliance, Alleges Akhilesh Yadav

Outlook Web Bureau

Samajwadi Party (SP) president, Akhilesh Yadav alleged that 'red cards' were being issued only to SP and BSP leaders and workers, and accused the BJP of conspiring to scare people against voting.

08 May, 2019

Phulpur, Allahabad Witnessing Battle Of Political Turncoats In Lok Sabha Elections

Outlook Web Bureau

In Phulpur, wherefrom Prime Minister Jawaharlal Nehru won the first three Lok Sabha elections, the BJP has fielded former zila panchayat chief Keshri Devi Patel, while Pankaj Niranjan is fighting from the Congress with Pandhari Yadav forming the third corner of this triangular contest.

08 May, 2019

Mahagathbandhan's Prospects Will Improve In Next Two Phases, Says Mayawati

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BSP supremo Mayawati said that ever since the 'mahagathbandhan' was formed to take on the saffron party, ‘BJP leaders have lost their sleep.’

06 May, 2019

'Frustrated' BJP Trying To Create Fissures In SP-BSP Alliance, Alleges Mayawati

Outlook Web Bureau

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.

05 May, 2019

Modi Is 180 Degree Prime Minister, Does Totally Opposite Of What He Says: Akhilesh Yadav


Samajwadi Party chief Akhilesh Yadav has termed Prime Minister Narendra Modi as '180 degree' PM, saying Modi does the opposite of what he says


05 May, 2019

I Am Sanjay Gandhi's Son, Such People Untie My Shoelaces: Varun Gandhi On Oppn Candidate In Sultanpur

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BJP leader Varun Gandhi, while campaigning for his mother Maneka Gandhi in Sultanpur, Uttar Pradesh in a reference to the SP-BSP candidate said 'I get my shoelaces untied by such people'

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.

PTI Photo/ Shahbaz Khan

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