India | Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh (With PTI inputs) | Monday December 8, 2014
"Who does the Taj Mahal belong to?" - an MP on Monday raised this question in Parliament on the legendary 16th century monument that has been dragged into controversy by politicians across parties.
India | Press Trust of India | Sunday December 7, 2014
After Samajwadi Party leader Azam Khan's demand of handing over the Taj Mahal to UP Waqf Board, the state's BJP chief Laxmikant Bajpai today sought to drag the famed mausoleum into another row by claiming that it was a part of an ancient temple.
India | Press Trust of India | Saturday December 6, 2014
On the eve of Babri mosque demolition anniversary, Uttar Pradesh government on Friday enhanced the security of Hashim Ansari, the oldest litigant in the case, by providing him a Y-category security cover.
India | Press Trust of India | Monday December 1, 2014
Samajwadi Party supremo Mulayam Singh Yadav today heaped praise on senior Uttar Pradesh minister Azam Khan for doing a "great job" in arranging his birthday bash even as he ruled out any action against him over his comment on the source of funding fo...
India | Niha Masih | Sunday November 23, 2014
Mulayam Singh Yadav's birthday celebration continued for the second day on Saturday in Rampur where the Samajwadi Party chief laid foundation stone for a medical college.
India | Reported by Niha Masih, Edited by Anindita Sanyal | Saturday November 22, 2014
Prime Minister Narendra Modi has wished Samajwadi Party chief Mulayam Singh Yadav a "long and healthy life" on his 75th birthday.
India | Reported by Niha Masih, Edited by Abhinav Bhatt | Friday November 21, 2014
Senior Uttar Pradesh minister and Samajwadi Party leader Azam Khan, known for his controversial comments, has just made a significant addition to his collection.
India | Written by Niha Masih | Friday November 21, 2014
The Samajwadi Party symbol may be a humble bicycle but when party supremo Mulayam Singh Yadav turns 75 on Saturday, an imported vintage buggy will brought in for the birthday bash. Senior leader Azam Khan is in charge of the two-day celebrations whic...
India | Reported by Niha Masih, Edited by Sanchari Bhattacharya | Friday November 21, 2014
Senior Samajwadi Party leader and state Minority Affairs Minister Azam Khan today triggered a controversy when he demanded that the iconic Taj Mahal be handed over to the Sunni Waqf Board since it was a mausoleum of two Muslims.
India | Press Trust of India | Thursday October 16, 2014
Uttar Pradesh Urban Development Minister Azam Khan was today stopped by security officials at the Indira Gandhi International Airport (IGIA) after he was found carrying four live rounds of bullets in his hand baggage before boarding a flight to Luckn...
India | Press Trust of India | Thursday September 25, 2014
In a relief to senior Uttar Pradesh Minister Azam Khan, the Allahabad High Court today refused to accept a prayer for issuing directions for the lodging of an FIR against him over an alleged hate speech.
India | Press Trust of India | Monday July 7, 2014
BSP MLAs in Uttar Pradesh Assembly today protested against the Central government over rising prices and SP government in the state over law and order situation, leading to the adjournment of the House for over an hour due to which the 'question hour...
World | Agence France-Presse | Sunday July 6, 2014
Hundreds of Taliban fighters rushed to disguise themselves with new haircuts in the weeks before a Pakistani army assault, it has emerged, as refugees revealed details of life under the militants - and their taste for imported luxuries.
India | Press Trust of India | Sunday June 15, 2014
Keen to regain the lost ground after the drubbing in Lok Sabha polls, Samajwadi Party (SP) chief Mulayam Singh Yadav today met Uttar Pradesh Ministers and asked them to ensure party's victory in bypolls to 12 assembly seats.
Who Said What | NDTV.com | Wednesday May 28, 2014
The comment made by Jitendra Singh - union minister of state in the Prime Minister's Office in the Narendra Modi-led government - about holding a debate on Article 370 has sparked off a major political row. Leaders of various political parties, nota...
Election 2014 | Press Trust of India | Friday May 23, 2014
Days after she was stripped of the Minister of State status by the Akhilesh Yadav government, Samajwadi Party general secretary Anuradha Choudhary today quit claiming the party did not take timely action to stop the Muzaffarnagar riots which led to i...
Election 2014 | Edited by Surabhi Malik | Sunday May 11, 2014
Azam Khan, a senior minister of Uttar Pradesh, once again hit out at the Election Commission today and accused it of favouring the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP). "The Election Commission is acting like the BJP's election office," he said.
Election 2014 | Press Trust of India | Thursday May 1, 2014
Riled by the ban imposed to prevent him from campaigning in Uttar Pradesh, senior Samajwadi Party leader Azam Khan today again hit out at the Election Commission saying the poll body cannot behave like 'God' and it should take actions best suited for...
Election 2014 | Edited by Mala Das | Thursday May 1, 2014
Beni Prasad Verma has been told that he could be banned from campaigning if he does not curb his language about Narendra Modi, the BJP's prime ministerial candidate.
Election 2014 | Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Tuesday April 29, 2014
Azam Khan, a senior minister of Uttar Pradesh, today came close to an apology for controversial comments during his campaign, but hit out at the Election Commission once again for banning his rallies in UP. "The Election Commission is not above law,"...