India News | Press Trust of India | Saturday June 27, 2015
Samajwadi Party chief Mulayam Singh Yadav has been admitted to a private hospital in Gurgaon following high fever, a doctor said today.
India News | Press Trust of India | Thursday June 25, 2015
Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav today attacked the Centre for delay in according central varsity status to Varanasi-based Sampoornand University saying those who have to do so were more interested in show off.
India News | Press Trust of India | Monday June 22, 2015
BSP supremo Mayawati today criticised the power tariff hike in Uttar Pradesh and said it highlights the Samajwadi Party government's "insensitiveness" towards common people.
India News | Press Trust of India | Monday June 15, 2015
Breaking ranks with opposition parties, the Samajwadi Party (SP) today came out in support of External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj over her help to Lalit Modi, saying what she did was "perfectly alright" and not a "crime" as people in power have t...
India News | Press Trust of India | Sunday June 14, 2015
Charging Narendra Modi government with following UPA's footsteps, BSP surpemo Mayawati today said one year of NDA rule was "disappointing" as people experienced "bad days".
Lucknow News | Press Trust of India | Tuesday June 9, 2015
Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh today said the Centre has approved construction of a 100-km long ring road, costing over Rs 3,000 crore, to decongest the expanding city of Lucknow.
India News | Reported by Sandeep Phukan; edited by Mala Das | Monday June 8, 2015
Nitish Kumar will lead an anti-BJP coalition for this year's Bihar Assembly elections, said Samajwadi Party chief Mulayam Singh Yadav today, thanking Lalu Prasad of the Rashtriya Janata Dal for nominating Mr Kumar to be the alliance's presumptive chi...
India News | Reported by Manish Kumar and Sandeep Phukan, Edited by Anindita Sanyal | Sunday June 7, 2015
With the proposed Janata Parivar alliance seen as crumbling before it is formalised, leaders of the three key parties are meeting in Delhi today. What is being seen as the make-or-break session between Rashtriya Janata Dal chief Lalu Prasad and Bih...
India News | Press Trust of India | Sunday June 7, 2015
Uttar Pradesh Minister Totaram Yadav on Saturday said that "rapes happen with the mutual consent of boys and girls".
India News | Reported by Alok Pandey and Edited by Abhishek Chakraborty | Wednesday June 3, 2015
In this season of tough postures, here is one from Nitish Kumar's Janata Dal United, which has been repeatedly told by Lalu Yadav's Rashtriya Janata Dal that Mr Kumar is not acceptable as chief ministerial candidate if they will contest this year's e...
India News | Reported by Alok Pandey and Edited by Abhishek Chakraborty | Monday June 1, 2015
A trusted aide of Lalu Yadav has served fresh evidence that the proposed alliance between his Rashtriya Janata Dal and Chief Minister Nitish Kumar's Janata Dal United is just not gelling as assembly elections draw closer in Bihar.
India News | Indo-Asian News Service | Friday May 29, 2015
The ruling Samajwadi Party (SP) in Uttar Pradesh has claimed that the state government's policies were finding an echo on foreign shores and Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav was being lauded for his visionary decisions.
India News | Press Trust of India | Sunday May 24, 2015
After keeping away from a crucial meeting on Friday, Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar on Saturday met Samajwadi Party chief Mulayam Singh Yadav and raised objections to RJD head Lalu Prasad's idea of bringing Jitan Ram Manjhi in their alliance, an i...
Kanpur News | Written by Niha Masih | Wednesday May 20, 2015
Children below 10 are seen arranging chairs for an event in Uttar Pradesh by the state's ruling Samajwadi Party.
India News | Written by Niha Masih (With inputs from PTI) | Tuesday May 19, 2015
The Samajwadi Party government in Uttar Pradesh has decided to approach the Delhi High Court to challenge a trial court's acquittal of the 16 policemen accused of killing 42 people in Hashimpura in Meerut in 1987.
Agra News | Written by Niha Masih | Tuesday May 19, 2015
A young Agra resident, Sadhvi Pandey, is being praised for stopping a local politician's Mercedes after his guard allegedly winked at her, and then climbing atop the car and standing there till she was handed an apology and Rs 6,500 to pay for a mobi...
India News | Press Trust of India | Monday May 18, 2015
With uncertainty prevailing over 'Janata Parivar' constituents contesting the Bihar Assembly polls as one party, Chief Minister Nitish Kumar today asked Samajwadi Party chief Mulayam Singh Yadav to convene a meeting of the merger committee to "clear ...
India News | Press Trust of India | Friday May 15, 2015
Charging the Narendra Modi Government with not giving money for farmers' relief, Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav, today, dared the BJP to reveal details of the funds it had given to the state.
India News | Written by Alok Pandey | Wednesday May 13, 2015
The proposed Janta Parivar merger is on track, Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar and RJD chief Lalu Prasad both said today. The assurance comes a day after senior Samajwadi Party leader Ram Gopal Yadav said the merger will not take place before the B...
India News | Agencies | Sunday May 10, 2015
The much talked about Janata Parivar merger will not take place before the Bihar elections which are scheduled for later this year, Samajwadi Party's Ram Gopal Yadav said today.
India News | Press Trust of India | Monday May 4, 2015
A month after resigning from the Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP), its founder member and former minister, Deena Nath Bhaskar has said that he has joined the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) and a formal announcement will be made on May 14.
India News | Reported by Niha Masih | Monday May 4, 2015
After a tense weekend which saw the police clashing with thousands of residents, the Shamli district in western Uttar Pradesh is striving to reconfigure to normal. On Friday, a group of Muslim clerics who were travelling on a train to neighbouring Sa...
People | Reported by Harsha Kumari Singh, Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Thursday April 23, 2015
41-year-old Gajendra had come from Dausa in Rajasthan, where he had once contested an election. He had won only around 3,000 votes as a Samajwadi Party candidate in the 2003 state polls, and lost his deposit.
India News | Written by Niha Masih | Tuesday April 21, 2015
A change of government in a state usually means new policies. In Uttar Pradesh, it also means a new set of holidays. But given the new holidays the four-year-old Akhilesh Yadav-led Samajwadi Party government has declared, a back-of-the-envelope calcu...