India News | Reported by Niha Masih, Edited by Anindita Sanyal | Thursday April 2, 2015
A lawmaker of the ruling Samajwadi Party in Uttar Pradesh has said women were as much responsible for rapes, drawing strong condemnation from opposition parties.
India News | Press Trust of India | Wednesday April 1, 2015
The merger of Janata Parivar will be announced in time to prepare for Bihar polls and the six constituents have decided on the symbol and the flag of the proposed new party, its leaders said in Patna today.
India News | Reported by Rahul Shrivastava, Edited by Anindita Sanyal | Monday March 30, 2015
The merger of Samajwadi Party, Rashtriya Janata Dal and Janata Dal United is likely to happen by the end of April, sources told NDTV. Samajwadi Party chief Mulayam Singh Yadav, who is working out the modalities and is likely to head the new party, wi...
India News | Press Trust of India | Saturday March 28, 2015
Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar said on Saturday that there was no "cloud of uncertainty" over the merger of old Janata Parivar splinter groups and that it was on track.
Agra News | Reported by Niha Masish, Edited by Dilip Bobb | Monday March 9, 2015
Defying the ban on 'India's Daughter', the BBC documentary by Leslee Udwin, a group of villagers from Awalkheda near Agra, were shown the film on Sunday.
India News | Saturday March 7, 2015
Samajwadi Party supremo Mulayam Singh Yadav has been admitted to a hospital in Gurgaon after he was suspected to be suffering from swine flu.
India News | Agencies | Friday February 27, 2015
Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Congress President Sonia Gandhi were among a host of political leaders attending the wedding reception of Lalu Prasad Yadav's daughter with Mulayam Singh Yadav's grandnephew in New Delhi on Thursday night.
India News | Press Trust of India | Thursday February 26, 2015
Samajwadi Party President Mulayam Singh Yadav on Thursday praised the railway budget for not including populist measures like announcement of new trains, and lauded Railway Minister Suresh Prabhu for focusing on fulfilling projects unveiled in past b...
India News | Reported by Alok Pandey, Edited by Anindita Sanyal | Sunday February 22, 2015
Janata Dal (United) leader Nitish Kumar will be taking oath this afternoon as the Chief Minister of Bihar for the fourth time. The ceremony will be held at 5 pm at Patna's Raj Bhavan.
India News | Sunday February 22, 2015
When Prime Minister Narendra Modi took to the stage at the lavish pre-wedding ceremony of parliamentarian Tej Pratap Yadav in Uttar Pradesh's Saifai, the attendees erupted in cheers. Mr Yadav is the grand-nephew of Samajwadi Party supremo Mulayam Sin...
India News | Reported by Niha Masih; Edited by Mala Das (with inputs from Agencies) | Saturday February 21, 2015
Saifai, the native village of Samajwadi Party chief Mulayam Singh Yadav, today delivered one of the biggest photo-ops as Prime Minister Narendra Modi attended the pre-wedding ceremony of his grandnephew and parliamentarian Tej Pratap Yadav who is mar...
India News | Written by Niha Masih | Saturday February 21, 2015
The native village of Samajwadi Party chief Mulayam Singh Yadav in Uttar Pradesh's Saifai is being decked up for the pre-wedding ceremony of his grand-nephew Tej Pratap Yadav. Tej Pratap is marrying Raj Lakshmi, the daughter of Rashtriya Janata Dal c...
India News | Written by Niha Masih | Wednesday February 18, 2015
Prime Minister Narendra Modi may travel to Saifai for the 'tilak' ceremony of Tej Pratap Yadav, the grand-nephew of Samajwadi Party chief Mulayam Singh Yadav, on February 21, sources told NDTV.
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 | Press Trust of India | Sunday February 8, 2015
Delhi Assembly elections will be the first nail in the coffin of BJP and Uttar Pradesh will put the last one, a senior Samajwadi Party leader said today.
India News | Reported by Niha Masih, Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Friday February 6, 2015
Akhilesh Yadav, the chief minister of Uttar Pradesh, has been slapped on the wrist again by his father Mulayam Singh Yadav. The Samajwadi Party leader has sharply criticized his party's government and appears to blame the Chief Minister for keeping n...
India News | Written by Niha Masih | Friday February 6, 2015
The ruling Samajwadi Party of Uttar Pradesh, which has expressed support for Arvind Kejriwal's Aam Aadmi Party in the Delhi assembly elections, today started preparations for elections in its own state, which is due in 2017.
India News | Reported by Niha Masih, Edited by Sanchari Bhattacharya | Thursday January 15, 2015
As a young man, Mulayam Singh Yadav would wrestle in the local akhada in Etawah. Today, the 75-year-old Samajwadi Party chief inaugurated his son Prateek Yadav's gym in Lucknow.
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 | Press Trust of India | Saturday January 10, 2015
The merger of Janata Parivar offshoots was on track, JD(U) leader Nitish Kumar has asserted after a meeting with Samajwadi Party chief Mulayam Singh Yadav, where RJD President Lalu Prasad was also present to discuss issues like flag and symbol of the...
India News | Written by Niha Masih | Friday January 9, 2015
The Saifai Mahotsav is a Yadav event all the way and this year it was organised by Mainpuri MP Tej Pratap Yadav and Badaun MP Dharmendra Yadav, one a grand-nephew and the other a nephew of Mulayam Singh.
India News | Alok Pandey | Thursday January 1, 2015
RJD chief Lalu Prasad Yadav, back in Patna after spending four months in Delhi recuperating from a heart surgery, today celebrated the New Year at his residence by offering a rose to his wife and former Bihar chief minister Rabri Devi, with televisio...
India News | Reported by Niha Masih, Edited by Anindita Sanyal | Tuesday December 30, 2014
The Saifai Mahotsav, the annual festival in Samajwadi Party chief Mulayam Singh's village, started on a low key this year. But it witnessed something that earlier festivals did not - a folk song performance by Mr Singh himself.
Blog | Sandeep Phukan | Wednesday December 31, 2014
A stunning Lok Sabha victory for Narendra Damodardas Modi in 2014 also changed the course of Indian politics and contemporary history.