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Uttar Pradesh, Dalit votes, Chandrashekhar Azad, Mayawati

‘Bua’ Mayawati snubs Chandrashekhar: A new battle for Dalit votes in Uttar Pradesh

The Bhim Army chief is out of jail because the BJP did not wish to appear ‘anti-Dalit’. What will his release mean for the party, and for the Mahagathbandhan’?

POLITICS

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Yogi Adityanath, Mayawati, Bhim Army, Chandrashekhar Azad

Meet Chandrashkehar. The new SC political hero who's ruffling feathers from Mayawati to the BJP

Azad is now the community's icon whose message of unity, empowerment and education for Dalits is worrying other groups.

POLITICS

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VARIETY

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Mayawati, Bahujan samaj party, Bahujan, Dalit

Why Dalit is a bitterly contested word today

A government advisory has asked media to stop using the word. While some have welcomed the move, others see a sinister design to make Scheduled Caste an apolitical category.

POLITICS

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Mayawati, Deve Gowda, 2019 general elections, Mamata Banerjee

How pitch for a Bengali Prime Minister may propel Mamata Banerjee to the top chair

It is likely that she will wait till results are out to stake claim to the prime minister's chair.

POLITICS

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Congress, BSP, Mayawati, Madhya Pradesh election

Why Congress is keen on getting Mayawati on-board for Madhya Pradesh Assembly elections

Forging an alliance with BSP and Gondwana Gantantra Party could benefit the Congress on 70 seats.

POLITICS

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Mayawati, Sharad Pawar, By-poll results, 2019 general elections

Why NCP and Congress are reaching out to Mayawati in Maharashtra for 2019

The Bahujan Samaj Party has a sizeable presence in the Vidarbha region.

POLITICS

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2019 Lok Sabha elections, Dalits, Uttar Pradesh, Mayawati

Why a comeback for Mayawati in Uttar Pradesh looks impossible

The BSP supremo though is hoping to exploit the growing Dalit sentiments.

VARIETY

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Mayawati, Akhilesh Yadav, Uttar Pradesh, Chief minister's bungalow

SC order on vacating bungalows: How Mulayam and Akhilesh Yadav stand to be the biggest losers

The former UP CM did not hesitate in allegedly spending about Rs 62 crore to redo the chief secretary's bungalow and occupy it.

POLITICS

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UP by-polls, SP-BSP alliance, Akhilesh Yadav, Mayawati

How BJP's divide and rule politics backfired in breaking up SP-BSP alliance

The alliance is likely to get bigger with Congress, RJD and other smaller parties joining to give Modi and Amit Shah a run for their money in 2019 elections.