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14 March, 2017 8:32 AM 3 More Accomplices of Rape Accused Minister Gayatri Prajapati Arrested

Lucknow: Three more accomplices of absconding rape-accused minister Gayatri Prajapati were on Tuesday arrested by the UP Police in connection with the case against the SP leader. With this, six persons named in the FIR against the 49-year-old SP leader have been picked up. "Today's arrests were made from Hazratganj area in central Lucknow," IG (Lucknow) 182

13 March, 2017 7:56 PM Post UP poll results, Congress and Shiv Sena feel 'Maha' jitters

MUMBAI: If the local body polls in Maharashtra – where the BJP performed exceedingly well – were a wake-up call for the Congress, NCP and the Shiv Sena, then the UP assembly election results has sent these parties into a deep depression. UP results have sent jitters particularly among the leadership of the Congress and NCP. “It is how they won and how we lost in our own pocket 119

12 March, 2017 8:32 AM For UP ministers, an overwhelming thumbs down

LUCKNOW: Power does not necessarily ensure electoral victory - and so it proved for ministers of Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav's government, with people overwhelmingly rejecting them in the just-concluded assembly elections. A whopping 31 of the 45 ministers bit the dust at the hustings, and where they did win, the victories were hardly convincing as most made it across 162

11 March, 2017 5:17 PM BJP breaches Amethi, Rae Bareli bastions

Congress loses all four seats in Rahul’s constituency The BJP made a huge dent in the Congress strongholds of Rae Bareli and Amethi. The BJP won six of the 10 seats in the two districts, four of them in Amethi, Congress vice-president Rahul Gandhi’s Lok Sabha constituency. The Congress lost all four seats it contested in Amethi. In 2012, the BJP had not won a single 167

11 March, 2017 2:51 PM BJP clean sweeps Varanasi, breaches Amethi-Rae Bareli forts

The BJP registered a clean sweep in Varanasi, winning all eight seats in the district which falls under Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s Lok Sabha constituency. As significantly, the party also made huge dents in the Congress bastions of Rae Bareli and Amethi. The BJP won six out of the 10 seats in the two districts, four of them in Amethi, Congress’ vice-president 163

11 March, 2017 1:09 PM Notable among the winners are Pankaj Singh (Noida), who

is son of Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh, Suresh Rana (Thana Bhawan) and Sangeet Singh Som (Sardhana) - both accused in Muzaffarnagar riots, Rita Bahuguna Joshi (Lucknow Cantt), Swati Singh (Sarojini Nagar), Swami Prasad Maurya (Padrauna), Srikant Sharma (Mathura) -- all BJP. Besides, other important faces who won are Akhilesh Yadav's feuding uncle 45

11 March, 2017 6:00 AM UP Assembly polls: BJP ahead in 290 seats

The saffron party and its allies Apna Dal (Soneylal Patel) and Suheldev Bhartiya Samaj Party (SBSP) in the process pushed rivals SP-Congress combine and the BSP far behind. The fledgling SP-Congress coalition was ahead in 69 seats (SP in 58 and Congress in 11), while BSP trailed far behind with leads in only 19 places. BJP on its own was leading in 276 seats 166

11 March, 2017 4:50 AM UP Assembly polls: BJP forges ahead in 200 constituencies

LUCKNOW: The BJP has stolen an early march over its rivals forging ahead in 200 constituencies, leaving rivals SP-Congress combine and the BSP far behind going by trends available during the first two hours of counting. The nascent SP-Congress coalition was ahead in 50 of the total 403 seats in the state while Mayawati's party was leading in only 30 places 180

11 March, 2017 3:51 AM Elections 2017: Modi wave helps BJP take strong lead in Uttar Pradesh and Uttarakhand; Congress ahead in Punjab

NEW DELHI: The BJP today headed for a huge win in Uttar Pradesh and Uttarakhand while the Congress forged ahead in Punjab marked by an anti-incumbency wave in the three states while they were locked in a close contest in Goa and Manipur. According to trends available after three hours of counting of votes in the Assembly elections in the five states 50

5 March, 2017 11:39 AM UP Governor Ram Naik Asks Why Rape Accused Gayatri Prajapati Is Still In Cabinet

Uttar Pradesh Governor Ram Naik has written to Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav, asking why rape-accused minister Gayatri Prajapati still has a place in his cabinet. Mr Prajapati has been accused of gang-raping a women for two years. A case has been registered against him following the orders of the Supreme Court and his passport revoked. In face of a possible 232