India News | Press Trust of India | Monday February 23, 2015
In the wake of rising swine flu cases in the state, the Uttar Pradesh government today asked people not to panic and that the government has sufficient medicines and is fully equipped to deal with the disease.
India News | Written by Niha Masih | Friday February 13, 2015
Senior Samajwadi Party leader and Uttar Pradesh Minister Azam Khan has hit out at Governor Ram Naik, alleging that his "continued negative views" about him have created a sense of fear among Muslims.
India News | Press Trust of India | Thursday February 12, 2015
On the heels of a proposed temple to Prime Minister Narendra Modi in Gujarat, Uttar Pradesh minister Azam Khan today offered to build a temple dedicated to Samajwadi Party (SP) supremo Mulayam Singh Yadav, saying "why can't a temple be constructed in...
India News | Edited by Amit Chaturvedi | Thursday January 15, 2015
Actor-turned-politician Jaya Prada says she hopes to be inducted into the BJP, putting behind her what she calls a "very bitter experience" with the Samajwadi Party and its chief Mulayam Singh Yadav.
India News | 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 News | 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 News | 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.
Ahmedabad News | 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...
World News | Press Trust of India | Tuesday November 25, 2014
Wakf unable to maintain mosques, leave Taj Mahal alone, say Shia clearics opposed to Uttar Pradesh Minister Azam Khan's idea.
India News | 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 News | 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 News | 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 News | 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 News | 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 News | 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 News | 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 News | 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 News | 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 News | 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...
Elections News | 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...
Elections News | 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.
Elections News | 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...
Elections News | 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.