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Akhilesh confident of getting Mulayam onboard amidst seat sharing talks with Congress

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Akhilesh confident of getting Mulayam onboard amidst seat sharing talks with Congress

LUCKNOW(PTI): A day after the Election Commission stamped its seal of approval on his claim over Samajwadi Party and its symbol ‘bicycle’, UP Chief Minister went into a huddle with his advisors strategising on an alliance with Congress and RLD to prevent BJP’s march to power in the key cow belt state. On a day […]

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Where was your sympathy when teens were blinded by pellet guns: Asaduddin Owaisi

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Where was your sympathy when teens were blinded by pellet guns: Asaduddin Owaisi

Hyderabad(PTI): All India Majlis-e-Ittehad-ul Muslimeen (AIMIM) chief Asaduddin Owaisi said the pressure tactic on Kashmiri teen Zaira Wasim, forcing her to tender an apology over a meeting with J&K Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti was “unwarranted and uncalled for”. Wasim, who played the younger version of Indian wrestler Geeta Phogat in Aamir Khan’s Bollywood blockbuster “Dangal”, […]

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Congress, Samajwadi Party to join hands for UP polls, says Ghulam Nabi Azad

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Congress, Samajwadi Party to join hands for UP polls, says Ghulam Nabi Azad

Agra(PTI): Ending all speculations, Congress leader Ghulam Nabi Azad on Tuesday said that his party would enter into an alliance with the Samajwadi Party for the Uttar Pradesh Assembly polls under the leadership of Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav. Azad further said the details about the same will be decided in the coming days. Azad’s statement […]

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Decision on alliance in a day or two; ties with ‘Netaji’ unbreakable, will take him along: Akhilesh Yadav

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Decision on alliance in a day or two; ties with ‘Netaji’ unbreakable, will take him along: Akhilesh Yadav

Lucknow:A day after Election Commission (EC) gave the cycle symbol to the faction of Samajawadi Party (SP) headed by Akhilesh Yadav, the Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister on Tuesday said that a call on the alliance will be taken in a day or two. Dealing a severe blow to Mulayam Singh Yadav, the EC gave the […]

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History repeats: EC says Akhilesh faction ‘real SP’, Lalu asks Mulayam to give ‘blessings’

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History repeats: EC says Akhilesh faction ‘real SP’, Lalu asks Mulayam to give ‘blessings’

Lucknow: Dealing a severe blow to Mulayam Singh Yadav, the Election Commission today gave the symbol ‘Bicycle’ to the faction headed by Akhilesh Yadav, recognising it as the Samajwadi Party that came as a major boost to the Chief Minister ahead of assembly polls in Uttar Pradesh. A mere look at the figures of supporting […]

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Food for troops: Delhi High Court refuses urgent hearing on plea

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Food for troops: Delhi High Court refuses urgent hearing on plea

DELHI(PTI): The Delhi High Court on Monday refused urgent hearing on a plea seeking a status report from the Ministry of Home Affairs (MHA) following a BSF soldier’s allegation that troopers posted along the LoC were being served poor quality food. The petitioner urged the bench headed by Chief Justice G Rohini, which did not […]

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Lok Dal gives lifeline to Mulayam in case he misses out on Cycle

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Lok Dal gives lifeline to Mulayam in case he misses out on Cycle

LUCKNOW(PTI): Embattled Samajwadi Party patriarch Mulayam Singh Yadav today received an ‘option B’ with Lok Dal offering its symbol and national president post to him in case the SP symbol ‘cycle’ was frozen by the Election Commission. Lok Dal national president Sunil Singh told reporters here that his party in EC’s records was a registered, […]

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Stampede in Gangasagar fair, at least 6 dead

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Stampede in Gangasagar fair, at least 6 dead

Kolkata: In a tragic incident, six Gangasagar pilgrims died in stampede in Kochuberia jetty in West Bengal. 3h ANI    ✔ @ANI_news West Bengal: Stampede in Gangasagar fair, 1 dead. More details awaited  Follow   ✔ Gangasagar fair stampede: Stampede happened on jetty number 5 of Kachuberia area (South24 Parganas) while people were getting on the boat […]

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Finally Navjot Singh Sidhu joins Congress ahead of Punjab polls

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Finally Navjot Singh Sidhu joins Congress ahead of Punjab polls

Chandigarh: Cricketer-turned-politician Navjot Singh Sidhu on Sunday joined Congress ahead of assembly poll in Punjab after meeting party Vice President Rahul Gandhi. Sidhu’s wife Navjot Kaur had joined Congress in November last year leading to speculation that he may follow suit. On Wednesday, Punjab Congress chief Amarinder Singh had said that cricketer-turned-politician would soon join […]

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Govt employees need not file asset details under Lokpal for now

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Govt employees need not file asset details under Lokpal for now

NEW DELHI(PTI): The Centre has extended indefinitely the deadline to file details of assets and liabilities by central government employees under a mandatory provision of Lokpal Act. A new format and fresh set of rules are being finalised by the government in this regard. The last date for filing such details was December 31. “There […]

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