Sunday, 4 December, 2022
TopicBahujan Samaj Party

Topic: Bahujan Samaj Party

In Mayawati-Akhilesh alliance, Ambedkar and Lohia can realise their unfinished agenda

As Mayawati and Akhilesh Yadav addressed media queries in Lucknow, the poster behind them spoke louder than their words.

Numbers don’t lie: Why SP-BSP alliance can defeat BJP’s legendary poll arithmetic

In 2019, the road to New Delhi goes via Lucknow and the bua and bhatija have realised that.

The SP-BSP alliance in UP is rare, formidable and perfect

As far as arithmetic goes, a better pre-poll alliance is not possible.

After SP-BSP alliance, Congress to contest all 80 Lok Sabha seats alone in Uttar Pradesh

The party however kept open the doors of a possible alliance with any secular party competent to fight the BJP is willing to go with it. 

Nearly half of Chhattisgarh’s outgoing MLAs had over 95% attendance

According to data released by PRS Legislative Research, the Chhattisgarh assembly’s priority areas over the last 5 years were finance, revenue and taxation.

Youth wings of opposition parties come together to take on Modi govt

Under the banner of United Youth Front, youth wings of different political parties to hold a mass protest at Jantar Mantar on 8 October.

Dalit leader in Madhya Pradesh scalped for wearing turban, alleges BSP

BSP worker Sardar Singh Jatav was allegedly abused by three men of the Gurjar community. 

What exactly is Mayawati up to

Her aides maintain she may be open to any post-poll arrangements, but being part of an opposition alliance suits her best at this stage.

Talk of tie-up with Cong mere speculation, won’t ally without respectable deal: Mayawati

BSP chief says her party is preparing to go it alone in MP, Chhattisgarh and Rajasthan. Congress leaders say it's pressure tactics.

This is the BJP’s 2019 plan for Uttar Pradesh following loss after loss in bypolls

BJP seems to have realised that it may not be able to repeat its 2014 performance in the state, eyes just 50 Lok Sabha seats.

On Camera

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Megha Thakur was no run-of-the-mill pretty face, but an influencer who touched many lives

21-yr-old Indian-Canadian Instagram star and TikTok celebrity Megha Thakur, who died this week, subverted the expectations of a content creator by opening up her mind and heart.

51 cow universities, old pension scheme, jobs — what RSS affiliates want from 2023 Budget

Welfare schemes and ‘self-reliance’ figure high on Sangh organisations’ wishlists for finance minister Nirmala Sitharaman ahead of the Budget, which she will present on 1 February.

Defence

The National War Memorial at India Gate, New Delhi | Photo: Suchet Vir Singh | ThePrint

A walk around National War Memorial to read 8 stories of heroism on 51st anniversary of 1971 war

ThePrint walks around the National War Memorial at India Gate in New Delhi & looks back at the stories of those who sacrificed their lives in the war and were awarded top gallantry medals.
Illustration: Soham Sen | ThePrint

Gujarat election is anything but dull. BJP’s political neurosis about AAP is the hidden headline

Gujarat is the only state where Modi is directly in contention. Even if he wins, the team that runs him closest has much to gain.