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Decision 2017

Yogi Adityanath as CM is shocking, says New York Times

The decision to pick Hindutva leader Adityanath Yogi as Chief Minister of Uttar Pradesh shows the BJP thinks "nothing stands in the way of transforming a secular republic into a Hindu state", the New York Times said on Friday. In.....Read More

EVMs don’t make or break fortunes; voters do: Ravi Shankar Prasad

Dismissing doubts over the misuse of electronic voting machines (EVMs), Union Law and Justice Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad on Thursday said EVMs don't make or break fortunes, but voters do. "EVMs don't make or break fortune; voters do," Prasad said.....Read More

BJP candidate who defeated Masood is UP minister

Dharam Singh Saini, who defeated Congress leader Imran Masood at Nakur, was sworn in on Sunday as a minister of state in the new BJP government of Uttar Pradesh. Saini defeated Masood by over 4,000 votes, who had threatened to.....Read More

UP’s Deputy Chief Ministers Keshav Maurya and Dinesh Sharma—Perfect foil to each other

Uttar Pradesh Bharatiya Janata Party chief Keshav Prasad Maurya and two-time Lucknow Mayor Dinesh Sharma -- chosen as new Deputy Chief Ministers on Saturday -- are a perfect foil to each other. Phoolpur MP Maurya, a Most Backward Class, is.....Read More

BJP pursuing ‘politics of Hindutva’ by appointing Yogi Adityanath as UP CM: Opposition

Opposition parties on Saturday criticised the BJP after it announced Yogi Adityanath's name as the new Chief Minister of Uttar Pradesh, saying it was pursuing the "politics of Hindutva". Congress spokesperson Sanjay Jha said the decision sent out an "unambiguous".....Read More

We will succeed in Uttar Pradesh: CM designate Yogi Adityanath to NewsX

Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister designate Yogi Adityanath on Saturday exclusively spoke to NewsX and said that he will bring good governance and development in the state. Adityanath said that he was thankful to PM Modi, Amit Shah, Bharatiya Janata Party's.....Read More

PM Modi promises record Uttarakhand development under Trivendra Singh Rawat

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday promised that the BJP government in Uttarakhand led by Chief Minister Trivendra Singh Rawat will return the public affection with a record development in the state. "Congratulations to Trivendra Singh Rawat and the entire.....Read More

OBC groups demand their leader as UP CM: Sources

Amid all the speculation that are going around in relation to who will be the next Uttar Pradesh (UP) Chief Minister, certain Other Backward Class (OBC) groups have demanded an OBC CM for the state, as per reports. According to sources, Bharatiya Janata.....Read More

BJP’s Manoj Sinha visits Varanasi temples

Amid speculations that he might become the new Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister, Manoj Sinha, the Communications Minister, visited many temples in Varanasi on Saturday, officials said. The senior Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader greeted onlookers and supporters as he walked.....Read More

Congress should learn from us: Union Minister Nitin Gadkari to NewsX

NewsX in a special interaction with Union Minister of Road Transport & Highways and Shipping Nitin Gadkari, who crafted the Goa win for the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP), discussed how the party managed to succeed in the state and other.....Read More