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Mayawati ruffles Congress feathers by blaming UPA for fuel price

July 08, 2022 6:06 pm

Mayawati's statement is largely being viewed in the political circles as a dent in opposition unity against the BJP ahead of the 2019 Lok Sabha polls.

UP election 2017: From Akhilesh's 'gadha' to Amit Shah's 'KASAB', the handy list of crass poll rhetoric

February 25, 2017 12:07 pm

From SCAM to Gadha to the Gabbar Singh of Sholay, here's a list of nick-names making their way in to the Uttar Pradesh elections.

Uttar Pradesh elections 2017: BJP will do away with reservations, target Dalits if voted to power, says Mayawati

February 22, 2017 4:19 pm

Alleging that the BJP would foment trouble in Uttar Pradesh, Mayawati said that atrocities against Dalits will be on the rise.

UP polls 2017: PM Modi should first build cremation grounds in every village of BJP-ruled states, says Mayawati

February 21, 2017 12:33 pm

Mayawati said BSP 'respected every religion during its tenure, whether it was providing electricity during festivals, or any law and order issue'

Battle for Uttar Pradesh turns murkier with SP, BSP, BJP indulging in personal attacks

February 20, 2017 10:21 pm

A total of 680 candidates will be vying for the seats in the fourth phase of the UP elections, which will go to polls on Thursday.

Modi govt trying to end quotas: Mayawati

February 05, 2017 8:55 pm

"The BJP and the Congress are the same within. That's why Dalits and tribals of Uttarakhand are not getting job promotions," said Mayawati.

Mukhtar Ansari, kin rejoin BSP ahead of Uttar Pradesh polls

January 26, 2017 5:42 pm

Mukhtar Ansari, who merged his party Quami Ekta Dal with Samajwadi Party last October, is currently lodged in Lucknow jail.

Being dalit's daughter is no licence for corruption: Ram Vilas Paswan

December 27, 2016 3:46 pm

Mocking Mayawati's strident opposition to demonetisation since it was announced on November 8, the LJP president said it has now become clear "why likes of her and RJD chief Lalu Prasad" have been its most vocal critics.

Mayawati says every rupee of party accounted for, asks BJP to come clean

December 27, 2016 1:06 pm

Rejecting allegations of corruption, Mayawati charged at the BJP and the Centre, accusing it of misusing official machinery to target its political opponents.

Glow missing from face of BJP leaders as BSP will win: Mayawati

December 26, 2016 4:45 pm

Mayawati was asked about BJP chief's recent remark that she has lost glow on her face and looked ten years older after demonetisation.


Rajya Sabha adjourned over Rohith Vemula case

February 24, 2016 7:34 am

New Delhi, Feb 24 (ANI): Rajya Sabha Deputy chairman PJ Kurien adjourned the house again till noon as Bahujan Samaj Party leader Mayawati raised the issue of Rohith Vemula, a Dalit student who committed suicide earlier this year after being suspended that created ado. Other BSP MPs also started sloganeering against the Central Government and demanded justice for Vemula's family.

Mayawati has done nothing for Dalits in UP: Rahul Gandhi

February 18, 2016 4:05 pm

Lucknow, Feb 18 (ANI): Congress vice president Rahul Gandhi on Thursday said Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) chief Mayawati has done nothing for Dalits in Uttar Pradesh and added that the latter is of the view that their plight would drastically change for the better if the Congress Party joins hands with them. Targetting the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) and the Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS), he said both wanted to suppress the poor and the downtrodden sections of society.Before reaching the venue of the event he was to address, BJP activists greeted the Congress vice president with black flags.

BJP has failed to bring good days: Mayawati

January 15, 2016 9:38 am

Lucknow, Jan 15 (ANI): Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) leader Mayawati on Friday said the BJP-led Central Government has completely failed to fulfil their promise of ‘good days’. Lashing out at BJP, Mayawati added that the days have become worse than before.