Mukhtar Ansari

  • AAP accuses BJP of circulating fake 'thank you' note to Ansari 18-04-2014 12:14 AM

    Aam Aadmi Party on Thursday accused BJP of circulating a 'fake' letter in which Arvind Kejriwal has purportedly thanked local Muslim strongman Mukhtar Ansari's Qaumi Ekta Dal for not contesting Lok Sabha elections. Kejriwal is said to be thanking Ansari saying Muslim votes would come to AAP after his support...
  • AAP accuses BJP of circulating fake 'thank you' note to Ansari 17-04-2014 05:49 PM

    Varanasi Aam Aadmi Party on Thursday accused BJP of circulating a 'fake' letter in which Arvind Kejriwal has purportedly thanked local Muslim strongman Mukhtar Ansari's Qaumi Ekta Dal for not contesting Lok Sabha elections. Kejriwal is said to be thanking Ansari saying Muslim votes would come to AAP after his...
  • Will not take support of Ansari's QED in Varanasi: AAP 13-04-2014 06:55 PM

    Aam Aadmi Party on Sunday said that it is not going to take support of Mukhtar Ansari's Quami Ekta Dal for the upcoming Lok Sabha polls in Varanasi. "Our party will not take any support from Ansari's Quami Ekta Dal... There has been no interaction or any meetings of AAP...
  • All must unite to defeat Congress, BJP: Kejriwal on Ansari's withdrawal 11-04-2014 10:52 AM

    New Delhi: The Aam Aadmi Party on Friday welcomed Quami Ekta Dal MLA Mukhtar Ansari withdrawing from the electoral contest in Uttar Pradesh's Varanasi saying all forces must unite to defeat the Congress and the Bharatiya Janata Party. When asked about Ansari's decision to withdraw candidature from Varanasi, AAP convenor...
  • Mukhtar Ansari not to contest against Modi 'to avoid division of secular votes' 10-04-2014 07:24 PM

    Mukhtar Ansari, who gave a tough fight to BJP leader Murli Manohar Joshi in Varanasi in 2009 Lok Sabha election, has decided not to contest against Narendra Modi from the seat "to avoid division of secular votes". Quami Ekta Dal's Ansari, a gangster-turned-politician and four-time MLA from Mau, is currently...
  • Varanasi: Ansari won't contest against Modi to avoid division of votes 10-04-2014 07:09 PM

    Varanasi: In a surprise move don-turned-politician Mukhtar Ansari will not be contesting 2014 polls in Varanasi against BJP prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi. According to Ansari's party, the Quami Ekta Dal, he has pulled out of the race to avoid division of votes. Ansari had given a tough fight to...
  • News 360: Sonia, Rahul attack Modi, say he will divide India 26-03-2014 08:52 PM

    At the release of Congress's manifesto, party President Sonia Gandhi and Vice President Rahul Gandhi hit out at BJP's prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi saying his ideology will divide India. Rahul said, "Modi is an ideology which divides people. This ideology is dangerous for the country and every Congress leader...
  • Mukhtar Ansari, who gave a fight to Joshi, to take on Modi in Varanasi 26-03-2014 07:10 PM

    New Delhi: Don-turned-politician Mukhtar Ansari on Wednesday challenged BJP's prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi from the Varanasi seat in Uttar Pradesh. He will be contesting on a Quami Ekta Dal ticket. Ansari said, "The public of Varanasi is with me. Let the elections take place and we will see." Ansari...
  • A Billion Votes: Is Sonia Gandhi still the key face of Congress? 26-03-2014 06:58 PM

    The Congress on Wednesday released its manifesto titled 'Your voice, our pledge' for the 2014 Lok Sabha elections. The document, which the Congress called the lengthiest manifesto, focuses on inclusive growth, agriculture, education and health. Congress President Sonia Gandhi said, "We have done some great work. Harmony is must, not...
  • Modi's plan may backfire in Varanasi if Mukhtar Ansari withdraws 18-03-2014 02:36 PM

    New Delhi Bharatiya Janata Party prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi's candidature from Varanasi has generated a lot of interest about his possible opponents. The political arithmetic of eastern Uttar Pradesh and western Bihar has changed dramatically with Modi in the fray. In the 2009 Lok Sabha elections, BJP leader Murli...
  • 3-way battle for Varanasi: Narendra Modi vs Arvind Kejriwal vs Mukhtar Ansari 18-03-2014 07:54 AM

    New Delhi: The battle for Varanasi has become more intense with increasing hints from Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) chief Arvind Kejriwal that he will be taking on Bharatiya Janata Party prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi. The battle has turned into a 3-cornered fight with Quami Ekta Dal's (QED) Mukhtar Ansari...
  • Watch: Murli Manohar Joshi confident of win 16-04-2009 05:03 PM

    Murli Mamohar Joshi is fighting the election from Varanasi. ...
  • BSP vs BJP in the holy city of Benares on April 16 14-04-2009 02:44 PM

    The rebel independent Ajay Rai could play the spoiler. ...
  • MLA don Mukhtar Ansari gets BSP ticket in UP 16-02-2009 01:21 AM

    Ansari is facing over two dozen criminal cases against his name. ...
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  • BJP leaders tried to kill me: UP MLA 12-03-2007 07:00 PM

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  • Eastern UP on boil as polls close in 07-02-2007 10:36 PM

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