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  • BSP leaders now charged with child sex offences

    Lucknow: Charges under the Protection of Children from Sexual Offences (Pocso) Act were added against Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) leaders in the case registered by the mother and the wife of former BJP leader Dayashankar Singh, an official said on Monday.

  • Absconding UP BJP leader Dayashankar held from Bihar

    Buxar (Bihar) : Expelled BJP leader from Uttar Pradesh Dayashankar Singh, who was on the run after an FIR was filed against him for making alleged derogatory remarks against BSP President Mayawati, was on Friday arrested from Bihar’s Buxar district.

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    No relief from HC for expelled BJP leader Dayashankar Singh

    Lucknow: Expelled BJP leader Dayashankar Singh today failed to get a stay on his arrest from Allahabad High Court which directed the Uttar Pradesh government to file its reply by August 5 on his plea challenging the lodging of FIR against him for allegedly using derogatory language against BSP supremo Mayawati.

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    BJP’s women wing stages protest against Mayawati in Lucknow

    Lucknow: The BJP’s women wing staged a protest here on Thursday against BSP supremo Mayawati over her inaction against party cadres for insulting the family members of expelled saffron party leader Dayashankar Singh. The agitators jostled with the police and tried to break the barricades. Carrying placards in their hands, they were also seen raising slogans against the former Uttar Pradesh chief minister.

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    Mayawati questions inaction against Dayashankar, accuses BJP of shielding him

    New Delhi: Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) supremo Mayawati on Wednesday accused the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) Government of trying to protect expelled leader Dayashankar Singh following reports suggesting that the latter recently visited the Baba Baidyanath temple in Jharkhand’s Deogarh city.

  • Mayawati Remark: BJP revives BSP’s fortunes

    Bahujan Samaj Party supremo Mayawati’s political fortunes in Uttar Pradesh have been resuscitated in the wake of BJP state unit leader Daya Shankar Singh hurling an unpardonable abuse at her, leading to his expulsion from the party. This has provided her the necessary shot in the arm to galvanise her vote bank of Dalits, Muslims and other backward classes. She wasted no time in displaying her show of strength in Lucknow. Singh’s

  • Maya Slur Non-Bailable Warrant Against Dayashankar

    Lucknow (Uttar Pradesh) : The Chief Judicial Magistrate Court in Lucknow on Monday issued a non-bailable warrant against expelled Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Dayashankar Singh. Singh’s wife Swati, who is allegedly being harassed following the expulsion of her husband from the BJP, met Uttar Pradesh Governor Ram Naik on Sunday and asked him to look into the matter.

  • Mayawati Remark: The missing social justice ethos

    The presiding overlords of the Rashtriya Swayamsewak Sangh, who are for all intents and purposes the current lords and masters of the ruling dispensation in our country, do not tire of telling us that caste is never a consideration in their scheme of things. May be that is true, but perhaps only in so far as it concerns their chosen ones-the swayamsewaks. For the rest, the caste is an element that should

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    Mayawati Remark: UP Guv seeks footage of protest by BSP workers 

    Lucknow: UP Governor Ram Naik today sought footage of the BSP protest here against Dayashankar Singh’s remarks questioning the character of Mayawati, a day after a BJP delegation met him and demanded arrest of a top BSP leader for using “abusive” language at the demonstration.


    Dayashankar’s wife demands POCSO Act against Mayawati, Siddiqui

    Lucknow (Uttar Pradesh): Expelled Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Dayashankar Singh’s wife Swati on Saturday demanded the Protection of Children from Sexual Offences Act (POCSO) Act to be imposed against Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) chief Mayawati and her party colleague Naseemuddin Siddiqui.

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    Dayashankar’s wife accuses Mayawati’s supporters of ‘traumatising’ their daughter

    Lucknow: Lamenting over the abuse she and her daughter have been facing following the expulsion of her husband Dayashankar Singh from the Bharatiya Janata Party over his controversial comment on BSP supremo Mayawati, the disgraced former UP BJP chief’s wife Swati Singh has accused BSP members of ‘traumatizing’ her minor daughter.

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    Mayawati Remark: Flogging political correctness

    There is no place for crudity in public life. However, given the socio-economic background of most politicians, it is common for them to use the earthy idiom, colourful words and phrases.

  • BJP won’t compromise over women’s dignity, will act against Dayashankar

    New Delhi: Union Minister Uma Bharati and other BJP leaders today said that by acting strictly against its leader Dayashankar Singh for his derogatory remarks against Mayawati questioning her character, the party has shown it will not compromise on the issue of dignity of women.