Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) President Mayawati (File Photo)

Mayawati says Congress is ‘unreliable’ after MLAs’ defection

Lucknow: Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) President Mayawati on Tuesday lashed out at the Congress and termed it an “unreliable” party after all six of her party MLAs switched over to the Congress in Rajasthan. The former Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister said: “By poaching on BSP MLAs, the Congress has proved it is an unreliable party. […]

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Mayawati unanimously re-elected BSP President

Lucknow: Bahujan Samaj Party chief Mayawati was unanimously re-elected as party President on Wednesday. This was announced after a meeting of the party’s national office-bearers. In a statement released after the meeting, Mayawati reiterated her commitment to the Bahujan movement initiated by B.R. Ambedkar and taken forward by BSP’s late founder Kanshi Ram. She said […]

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Ahead of by-polls, Mayawati and Akhilesh under CBI scanner

New Delhi:  Ahead of the crucial by-elections in Uttar Pradesh, two key opposition leaders, Mayawati and Akhilesh Yadav, seem to be in big trouble as the CBI probes two fresh cases of corruption involving the two. The Rs 1,100-crore sugar mills scam which unravels the bureaucrat-political nexus, in selling state assets, involves BSP Supremo Mayawati’s […]

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Inclusion of 17 OBCs in SC list unconstitutional: Mayawati

Lucknow: Bahujan Samaj Party President Mayawati on Monday slammed the Uttar Pradesh government’s decision to include 17 Other Backward Castes (OBC) in the Scheduled Caste (SC) list as “unconstitutional and politically motivated”. Mayawati said the move will not bring any benefits for OBC groups and Yogi Adityanath had deceived them. “No government can include or remove […]

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Akhilesh anti-Muslim, Mulayam in cahoots with BJP: Mayawati

Lucknow: Three weeks after she called off the alliance with the Samajwadi Party, Bahujan Samaj Party President Mayawati has launched a tirade against SP President Akhilesh Yadav by calling him ‘anti-Muslim. Mayawati said that Akhilesh Yadav had asked her to not give tickets to Muslims as it would result in religious polarization. “But I did […]