• kiran wouldn t be aamir s wife in intolerant india laxmi

    Kiran wouldn't be Aamir's wife in 'intolerant' India: Laxmi Kant Bajpai

    Politics | November 25, 2015 22:45 IST

    Azamgarh (UP): If India would have been an intolerant country, then Kiran Rao would not have been Aamir Khan's wife, UP BJP chief Laxmi Kant Bajpai said today, while terming the actor's remarks on ‘intolerance'

  • bjp seeks apology from up cm over saffron flags in mock

    BJP seeks apology from UP CM over saffron flags in mock drill

    Politics | June 27, 2015 17:50 IST

    New Delhi: Attacking the Uttar Pradesh government over use of saffron flags by rioters in a police mock drill, BJP today termed the incident a "communal ploy" by the Samajwadi party and sought an apology

  • neither cm nor ministers visited rain hit farmers up bjp

    Neither CM nor ministers visited rain-hit farmers: UP BJP

    Politics | April 08, 2015 16:37 IST

    Lucknow:  Accusing the Uttar Pradesh government of showing scant concern towards farmers, BJP today said neither Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav nor any of the state ministers paid them a visit in the aftermath of unseasonal

  • opposition parties call up budget disappointing

    Opposition parties call UP budget 'disappointing'

    Politics | February 24, 2015 20:24 IST

    Lucknow: Opposition parties criticised Uttar Pradesh budget for 2015-2016 persented by Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav in the state Assembly today, describing it as “disappointing”.“The budget presented today is the most disappointing,” Leader of Opposition in

  • bjp aims to win 300 seats in up assembly polls laxmikant

    BJP aims to win 300 seats in UP assembly polls: Laxmikant Bajpai

    Politics | January 29, 2015 16:34 IST

    Jaipur: BJP has set a target of winning 300 out of the total 403 seats in Uttar Pradesh assembly elections, which are scheduled in 2017, state BJP President Laxmikant Bajpai today said.Speaking to PTI here,

  • taj mahal is an ancient hindu temple reiterates bjp s laxmi

    Taj Mahal is an ancient Hindu temple, reiterates BJP's Laxmi Kant Bajpai

    Politics | December 08, 2014 12:09 IST

    Lucknow: Days after Samajwadi Party leader Azam Khan's controversial remark demanding handing over the Taj Mahal to Waqf Board, the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP)'s Uttar Pradesh unit chief, Laxmi Kant Bajpai, has once again reiterated

  • bjp dares azam khan to ban rss in up

    BJP dares Azam Khan to ban RSS in UP

    Politics | October 31, 2014 15:48 IST

    Lucknow: Days after Uttar Pradesh Minister Azam Khan wrote a letter to Union Home Ministry against the RSS, BJP today dared him to ban the outfit in the state.  “It seems that Khan is losing

  • massive hike in up power tariffs

    Massive hike in UP Power tariffs

    India | October 01, 2014 20:47 IST

    Lucknow: Power crisis is a major issue in Uttar Pradesh. If this crisis was not enough, people of the state are in for another blow.State Electricity Regulatory Commission has decided to hike power tariff by

  • bjp neither disappointed nor dejected kalraj on bypoll

    BJP neither disappointed nor dejected: Kalraj on bypoll results

    Politics | September 18, 2014 16:25 IST

    Lucknow: Union Minister for Medium, Small and Micro Enterprises (MSME) Kalraj Mishra today said though the by-election results were not as per BJP's expectation, the party was “neither disappointed nor dejected”.  “The results of by-elections

  • up bjp accepts its defeat in bypolls to review the reasons

    UP BJP accepts its defeat in bypolls to review the reasons

    Politics | September 16, 2014 18:35 IST

    Lucknow: Uttar Pradesh BJP today accepted its defeat in the bye-elections for 11 Assembly constituencies and one Lok Sabha seat in the state and said it would review the reasons behind it.“The responsibility of defeat

  • bjp stages walkout in up assembly

    BJP stages walkout in UP Assembly

    Politics | June 23, 2014 16:16 IST

    Lucknow: BJP today staged a walkout in the Uttar Pradesh Assembly during the question hour alleging that government has no will power to check the rising rate of crime in the state.To a question by

  • noisy scenes erupt in up assembly question hour adjourned

    Noisy scenes erupt in UP Assembly, question hour adjourned

    Politics | June 20, 2014 15:33 IST

    Lucknow: The first day of the Budget session of Uttar Pradesh Assembly today witnessed noisy scenes, with opposition members raising slogans against the SP government over the law and order situation in the state, forcing

  • up bjp demands resignation of akhilesh

    UP BJP demands resignation of Akhilesh

    Politics | December 14, 2012 8:02 IST

    Lucknow, Dec 14: The BJP's Uttar Pradesh unit Thursday demanded the resignation of Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav after the Supreme Court gave its nod to the CBI to probe the allegations of disproportionate assets against