Tag: Mayawati

Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) Chief Mayawati
It's Better Late Than Never: Mayawati On Centre's Decision To Repeal Three Farm Laws

Attacking the Congress in a tweet, the BSP chief said, "The country has suffered a lot in the past especially in the Congress government under (Prime Minister) Indira Gandhi. But, hope that the situation like in the past does not arise again."

  • Saturday, 20 November 2021
NCW sends notice to BJP MLA over remarks on Mayawati

New Delhi: The National Commission for Women (NCW) on Monday sent a notice to BJP MLA Sadhana Singh for her disparaging remarks against Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) chief Mayawati. Singh, who represents Mughalsarai in the Uttar Pradesh Assembly, at a rally on Saturday called Mayawati “worse than a transgender” and accused her of being an […]

  • Friday, 09 July 2021
BJP amassed over Rs 430 crore in donations, 12 times more than others

New Delhi: The ruling Bharatiya Janata Party has got over 93 per cent of donations of above Rs 20,000 received by national political parties, during 2017-18, pocketing Rs 437.04 crore of the total Rs 469.89 crore donated by corporates and individuals. According to a report by election watchdog, the Association for Democratic Reforms (ADR), a […]

  • Friday, 09 July 2021
BSP to support Congress in Madhya Pradesh

New Delhi: The Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) has decided to extend support to the Congress in Madhya Pradesh where the latter emerged as the single largest party but fell short of majority by two seats, party chief Mayawati said here on Wednesday. She said the BSP would also support the Congress in Rajasthan to keep […]

  • Friday, 09 July 2021
BJP accused me of wasting money on statues, now it must apologize: Mayawati

Lucknow: Hours after Prime Minister Narendra Modi unveiled a 182-metre high statue of Sardar Vallabh Bhai Patel, BSP chief Mayawati sought an apology from the BJP for its comments in the past against installation of statues of Dalit icons. In a statement, the former Chief Minister said it was unfortunate that when she got parks, […]

  • Thursday, 08 July 2021
Mayawati quits Rajya Sabha

New Delhi: Bahujan Samaj Party leader Mayawati on Tuesday quit the Rajya Sabha, hours after she threatened to resign after she was stopped from speaking for more than three minutes in the house on atrocities on Dalits.

  • Monday, 05 July 2021
Mayawati threatens to resign from RS

New Delhi: Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) supremo Mayawati on Tuesday threatened to resign from the Rajya Sabha after she was not allowed to raise the issue of atrocities on Dalits. “I have come to this House to be the voice of the Dalits and backwards — to raise their issues. But when I am not […]

  • Monday, 05 July 2021
Mayawati expels Naseemuddin Siddiqui from BSP

Lucknow: Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) chief Mayawati on Wednesday expelled her confidant Naseemuddin Siddiqui from the party. His son has also been thrown out. BSP leader Satish Chandra Mishra announced the decision here. Mishra alleged that Siddiqui was involved in “anti-party activities” and had taken money from candidates during the assembly elections in which the […]

  • Monday, 05 July 2021
Naveen Patnaik on cosntruction workers
Remarks against Mayawati violate democratic norms, says Naveen

Bhubaneswar: Hitting out at BJP over the derogatory remarks against BSP chief Mayawati questioning her character by Dayashankar Singh, Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik today said it was against “democratic norms”. “Such derogatory remarks against a Dalit leader of national repute is against the democratic norms. Mayawati is the former chief minister of Uttar Pradesh […]

  • Monday, 28 June 2021
Mayawati urges people to change Govts

BSP supremo Mayawati on Sunday slammed religious conversion and asked members of weaker sections, Dalits and tribals to change the government instead of their religions

  • Monday, 21 June 2021
Blame it on EVM If You Can’t Swallow the results

After Mayawati, it was the turn of AAP supremo and Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Wednesday to blame the humble EVM for the unfavourable (for them) results of the just concluded round of Assembly elections in five states. Regardless of the merit of her charge, Mayawati’s allegation was at least understandable. But the theory […]

  • Thursday, 10 June 2021
Mayawati must pay for jumbo statues: SC

New Delhi: The Supreme Court on Friday said Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) supremo Mayawati should reimburse the public exchequer money spent on putting up elephant statues in Lucknow and Noida. “This is our tentative view that Madam Mayawati reimburse the public exchequer all the money spent on these elephants,” Chief Justice Ranjan Gogoi said while […]

  • Tuesday, 04 May 2021
Srikant Jena raises questions on schemes named after Biju Patnaik

Bhubaneswar: Soon after the Supreme Court asked the former UP Chief Minister and BSP head Mayawati to deposit public money used for erecting statues of herself and elephants to the exchequer, senior leader Srikant Jena on Friday raised questions on the State government rolling out several schemes named after Biju Patnaik. Jena stated that if […]

  • Tuesday, 04 May 2021
Rahul shuts doors on BSP-SP, says Congress will contest with full might

Lucknow: Congress President Rahul Gandhi on Monday virtually shut the doors on the BSP and Samajwadi Party and said that while he respected their leaders Mayawati and Akhilesh Yadav, there should be no doubt that his party will fight the coming Lok Sabha polls with “its full might and ability” in Uttar Pradesh. Addressing Congress […]

  • Tuesday, 04 May 2021
SP-BSP alliance announces seat division for LS polls

Lucknow: Over a month after announcing an alliance for the upcoming Lok Sabha polls, the Samajwadi Party (SP) and the Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) announced the allocation of seats to each partner on Thursday. In a statement, the leaders of the two parties, SP President Akhilesh Yadav and BSP chief Mayawati announced that while the […]

  • Tuesday, 04 May 2021