23 Apr 2014
Varanasi: Quami Ekta Dal chief Afzal Ansari has said that his party will support AAP chief Arvind Kejriwal if he emerges as the strongest candidate with a potential to defeat BJP’s prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi.
10 May 2014
Agra: Controversial UP legislator Mukhtar Ansari was on Saturday released on custody parole from Central Jail here for a day to campaign in Lok Sabha election.
19 Aug 2015
Patna: Four Janata Dal-United (JD-U) legislators on Wednesday joined the Bharatiya Janata Party here. The legislators, suspended from the party for six years, joined the BJP in the presence of Union Minister Rajeev Pratap Rudy and state party president Mangal Pandey.
10 May 2014
Varanasi: Some Electronic Voting Machines, which were to be used for polling in the battle for high-profile Lok Sabha seat here, were found to be sealed on Friday before the scheduled time.
23 Apr 2014
Lucknow: Quami Ekta Dal (QED) leader Mukhtar Ansari will contest the Lok Sabha polls from Ghosi in Uttar Pradesh.
10 Apr 2014
Ballia (UP): Jailed MLA of Quami Ekta Dal Mukhtar Ansari will withdraw his candidature from Varanasi against BJP Prime Ministerial candidate Narendra Modi, "to strengthen secular forces and avoid division of votes".
10 Feb 2012
All the eyes will be on the high profile seats like Mau and Ghosi in Uttar Pradesh which are going to polls on February 11 in 2nd phase of state elections. Mafia-turned-politician Mukhtar Ansari is contesting from both the seats. Ansari has been three-time MLA from Mau seat.
11 Aug 2015
Patna: The Janata Dal-United (JD-U) today launched a 'shabd wapsi' campaign to put pressure on Prime Minister Narendra Modi to take back his DNA remark directed at Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar.
28 Jul 2015
Patna: The Patna High Court directed Bihar government to submit to it all documents related to 'Badh Chala Bihar' (Bihar Marches Ahead) campaign of Chief Minister Nitish Kumar so that it could decide whether the drive is a publicity move of ruling Janata Dal(U) aimed at forthcoming Assembly polls.
27 Jul 2015
New Delhi: The attack in Gurdaspur resonated in Lok Sabha today with members cutting across party lines condemning it and saying that the incident demonstrated that the terror threat to India is 'perceptible' and that all force should be used to fight the scourge.