Saturday, 22 January, 2022

Topic: SBSP

Why OP Rajbhar’s alliance with SP could prove significant to poll outcome in eastern UP

Suheldev Bhartiya Samaj Party chief Om Prakash Rajbhar last week announced the alliance with the Samajwadi Party for the 2022 UP polls, saying this would ‘wipe out the BJP’.

Samajwadi Party forms alliance with ex-BJP ally SBSP for 2022 UP polls

SBSP chief Om Rajbhar said their slogan is ‘Khadeda Howe’, similar to TMC's winning slogan 'Khela Hobe' in Bengal, and exuded confidence that people will remove the BJP govt in UP.

Om Prakash Rajbhar in talks with AAP, TMC to form front to counter BJP ahead of UP polls

The Suheldev Bharatiya Samaj Party (SBSP), headed by Rajbhar, had contested 2017 Uttar Pradesh Assembly elections in alliance with the BJP but later parted ways.

Why Yogi Adityanath sacked UP ally and minister Om Prakash Rajbhar

Om Prakash Rajbhar’s SBSP and BJP had been at loggerheads in UP for months. The last straw was when Rajbhar asked his supporters at a rally to thrash BJP workers.

CM Adityanath writes to Governor seeking sacking of Rajbhar, SBSP leaders from cabinet

SBSP chief Om Prakash Rajbhar & his fellow party members are under fire for criticising the BJP.

BJP ally Om Prakash Rajbhar resigns from Yogi Adityanath’s UP government

Om Prakash Rajbhar, chief of the Suheldev Bhartiya Samaj Party, resigned alleging that the BJP was misusing his party's name and flag during campaigns.

BJP chief Amit Shah to ‘summon’ Adityanath as Uttar Pradesh ally Rajbhar revolts

Om Prakash Rajbhar held an hour-long meeting with Amit Shah in Delhi Tuesday night and “complained” about CM Yogi Adityanath’s style of functioning.

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BBC is Britain’s only imperial legacy with purpose, UK must value it to remain in soft-power war

It’s deeply worrying that the Johnson govt, filled with defenders of the country’s imperial past, seems intent on rendering this last great British asset valueless.

Mahindra expects strong recovery in auto sales as supply chain constraints ease

According to Mahindra, the auto industry is poised for a very strong rebound because it has been buffeted by a number of factors over the last 2-3 years.


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Won’t be silent if rules-based order challenged, envoy Lindner says as German warship visits

In an exclusive interview, the German ambassador to India said port call of the German warship Bayern in Mumbai shows the significance of the Indo-Pacific region.
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Read my lips, I’m hurting, says Pakistan’s National Security Policy. What it means for India

The new policy is mostly chaff, but it reveals the most inward-looking Pakistan in 3 decades. It needs breathing space, and is realising loss of stature and friendship with US.