The Chief Minister of Uttar Pradesh, Akhilesh Yadav had a meeting with his father Mulayam Singh Yadav in Lucknow today. What has been discussed between the two Samajwadi Party (SP) leaders is not yet out.
Addressing a press conference today in Lucknow, BSP chief Mayawati alleged that the BJP-led central government is pressurizing the Samajwadi Party and the Congress to form an alliance ahead of the 2017 UP assembly polls.
Addressing a parliamentary meeting of BJP, PM Narendra Modi defended his demonetisation move. Taking a jibe at the Congress, he said that the BJP-led opposition during UPA's rule was united against scams like 2G and Coalgate, however, today the Congress-led opposition is united against steps to curb black money and corruption.
On the fifth day of 4th test match at Mumbai's Wankhede stadium, India defeated Englad by an innings and 36 runs. With this victory India has also won the five-match series 3-0. Chasing a lead of 231 runs, English batsmen surrendered before the celebrated off-spinner Ravichandran Ashwin.