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Sushma Swaraj swiftly vacates government residence, wins netizens' heart

29 Jun 2019

Sushma Swaraj swiftly vacates government residence, wins netizens' heart

About a month after the new Narendra Modi government was sworn in, former Minister of External Affairs Sushma Swaraj has vacated her official residence in central Delhi.

Former bitter rivals Mayawati and Mulayam to share stage today

19 Apr 2019

Former bitter rivals Mayawati and Mulayam to share stage today

A possibility of Samajwadi Party founder Mulayam Singh Yadav sharing stage with Bahujan Samaj Party chief Mayawati would have raised eyebrows years ago, but 2019 elections are all about unlikely alliances and arithmetic.

Understanding BSP, the party holding important cards this elections

04 Apr 2019

Understanding BSP, the party holding important cards this elections

A few weeks ago, BSP supremo Mayawati announced she will not contest upcoming Lok Sabha polls.

13 catchy slogans which shaped India's politics over the years

28 Mar 2019

13 catchy slogans which shaped India's politics over the years

As India readies itself for anticipated general elections, parties have turned to the age-old phenomenon of coining slogans to take on their competitors.

SC: Mayawati should reimburse Rs. 2,600cr spent on elephant statues

08 Feb 2019

SC: Mayawati should reimburse Rs. 2,600cr spent on elephant statues

On Friday, the Supreme Court said that it was of the view that Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) chief Mayawati should reimburse the public money that was spent installing statues of herself and BSP's symbol during her tenure as Chief Minister.

Woman screams BJP-government failed her, Rajnath Singh says 'baith jaao'

26 Dec 2018

Woman screams BJP-government failed her, Rajnath Singh says 'baith jaao'

It seems Home Minister Rajnath Singh won't be able to complete his speeches without any interruption.

Mayawati's vacated bungalow is now Shivpal Yadav's, courtesy Adityanath government

13 Oct 2018

Mayawati's vacated bungalow is now Shivpal Yadav's, courtesy Adityanath government

The sprawling bungalow on 6, Lal Bahadur Shastri Marg, in Lucknow, which was former Chief Minister Mayawati's abode for long, will soon be the house of Samajwadi rebel Shivpal Yadav, multiple reports said.

Mayawati dumps Congress, says mistakes haven't taught them anything

03 Oct 2018

Mayawati dumps Congress, says mistakes haven't taught them anything

Addressing a press conference on Wednesday, BSP chief Mayawati lambasted the Congress and said the party has not learned from its past mistakes.

6 times Mayawati acted like a Princess

05 Jun 2018

6 times Mayawati acted like a Princess

Mayawati's way of life has forever been a subject of controversy in Indian politics. Its reasons and her insecurities can be debated, but in a country where every third person is poor, her flaunting of riches demand outright condemnation.

Mayawati vacates official bungalow on last day, avoids showdown

03 Jun 2018

Mayawati vacates official bungalow on last day, avoids showdown

In a sudden turn of events, BSP chief Mayawati announced yesterday that she is vacating her official bungalow at 13A Mall Avenue.

Uttar Pradesh: After brouhaha, Yadavs finally vacate government bungalows

01 Jun 2018

Uttar Pradesh: After brouhaha, Yadavs finally vacate government bungalows

Days after six former Uttar Pradesh Chief Ministers were asked to vacate their government bungalows by Supreme Court, Samajwadi Party head Akhilesh Yadav and father Mulayam Singh Yadav were spotted leaving their residences.

6 incredible Indian political jodis - Guess who's on top?

25 May 2018

6 incredible Indian political jodis - Guess who's on top?

Politics is futile without relationships, some honest while many superficial.

Not-leaving-bungalow: Mayawati's government residence is now Kanshi Ram memorial

22 May 2018

Not-leaving-bungalow: Mayawati's government residence is now Kanshi Ram memorial

Former Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Mayawati has come up with a 'genius' plan to not vacate the government residence she has been living in for many years.

Mayawati launches nephew: Is this a new political dynasty?

19 Sep 2017

Mayawati launches nephew: Is this a new political dynasty?

Even as the clamor against political dynasties picks up steam, Mayawati at her recent Meerut rally introduced her nephew Akash, a management postgraduate from London, as an "upcoming" party functionary.

Mayawati's brother and his 70 ghost companies under scanner

28 Jan 2017

Mayawati's brother and his 70 ghost companies under scanner

An investigation has brought Mayawati's brother Anand Kumar in the centre of a corruption scandal.

IT Dept summons Mayawati's brother, sis-in-law

26 Jan 2017

IT Dept summons Mayawati's brother, sis-in-law

The Income Tax department has summoned BSP supremo Mayawati's brother and his wife over their possession of upscale properties in New Delhi, Noida and investments in companies promoted by them.

Mayawati's brother under IT radar

10 Jan 2017

Mayawati's brother under IT radar

Mayawati's brother Anand Kumar's assets grew exceptionally during her tenure as Chief Minister of Uttar Pradesh.

I'm targeted because I am a Dalit: Mayawati

27 Dec 2016

I'm targeted because I am a Dalit: Mayawati

BSP Chief Mayawati addressed a press conference after reports surfaced of cash deposits totalling Rs.104 crore in BSP's bank account and Rs.1.43 crore in her brother Anand Kumar's account.