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Jan 21, 2015
India News | Press Trust of India | Friday January 16, 2015
BSP supremo Mayawati on Thursday demanded a CBI investigation into the recovery of over 100 bodies from river Ganga in Unnao district over the past few days.
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 | Written by Niha Masih | Friday January 16, 2015
It has been nearly ten years since a 13-year-old girl was gangraped by six men in Lucknow in May 2005, in what came to be known as the Ashiana case.
India News | Press Trust of India | Monday January 12, 2015
In a major jolt to BJP in Uttar Pradesh, none of the candidates supported by it could ensure victory in the Cantonment Board polls in Varanasi and Lucknow, and managed to win just one seat in Agra.
India News | Written by Niha Masih | Monday January 12, 2015
The family of a 19-year-old college student from Uttar Pradesh's Moradabad has accused the son of a local Samajwadi Party worker of pressuring them into retracting her allegation that he threw acid on her when she resisted his attempts to molest her.
India News | Reported by Niha Masih, Edited by Anindita Sanyal | Sunday January 11, 2015
Sangeet Som, the BJP lawmaker from Sardhana who had been arrested in the Muzaffarnagar riots case, created a controversy today, saying around a hundred lawmakers from the ruling Samajwadi Party are in touch with the BJP, willing to bring down the Akh...
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 | Monday January 5, 2015
Uttar Pradesh's principal opposition party, the Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP), is facing yet another rebellion in its ranks. The latest to join the dissident bandwagon is sitting Rajya Sabha MP Jugal Kishore, once a close aide of party supremo Mayawati.
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.
India News | Reported by Niha Masih, Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Tuesday December 30, 2014
Five BJP workers have been arrested in Uttar Pradesh for allegedly putting up posters declaring Mulayam Singh Yadav 'missing' in his constituency Azamgarh.
India News | Reported by Niha Masih; Edited by Amit Chaturvedi (With inputs from PTI) | Saturday December 27, 2014
The ruling Yadav clan of Uttar Pradesh was present in full force at Samajwadi Party president Mulayam Singh Yadav's home district Mainpuri on Friday to launch the 17th edition of Saifai Mahotsav, which was inaugurated by party MP Jaya Bachchan.
India News | Written by Ketki Angre | Tuesday December 23, 2014
In the first major political protest against the government, Prime Minister Narendra Modi's voice could be heard. Not as a speaker, but in an audio clip played out by former Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar, pointing to, what he claimed, was the "PM...
India News | Reuters | Wednesday December 10, 2014
A parliamentary committee has recommended raising to 49 per cent the cap on foreign investment in insurance joint ventures to help draw more fund flows into a sector starved of capital and squeezed by regulations.
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 | Reported by Niha Masih, Written by Suparna Singh | Monday December 8, 2014
Equipped with sweets, gifts and a large retinue of relatives, Lalu Yadav, Bihar politician, was in Lucknow over the weekend to visit Mulayam Singh Yadav, whose Samajwadi Party governs India's largest state.
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 | Sunday December 7, 2014
The coming together of erstwhile 'Janata Parivar' is a "permanent alliance", Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD) Chief Lalu Prasad Yadav said today, noting that such a united front to fight the BJP was being missed for long.
India News | Press Trust of India | Saturday December 6, 2014
Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav today said since the Pime Minister and several Union Ministers, including Home Minister and Defence Minister, represent Uttar Pradesh in the Parliament, the state should get some benefits.
Cheat Sheet | Edited by Abhinav Bhatt | Thursday December 4, 2014
Nitish Kumar today announced the Samajwadi Janata Dal, a formation of parties that belong to what is called the "Janata Parivar" to counter the ruling BJP. Mr Kumar said Samajwadi Party chief Mulayam Singh Yadav will lead a merger initiative.
India News | Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Thursday December 4, 2014
Mulayam Singh Yadav, the chief of the Samajwadi Party, will take charge of talks to unite parties of the Janata parivar into one entity likely to be called the Samajwadi Janata Dal.
India News | Sandeep Phukan | Monday December 1, 2014
Samajwadi Party created a ruckus in the Rajya Sabha today after its leader Neeraj Shekhar was served eviction notice by the Urban Development Ministry. Mr Shekhar is the son of former Prime Minister Chandrashekhar and a Rajya Sabha MP from Uttar Prad...
India News | Press Trust of India | Monday December 1, 2014
Former Rajya Sabha MP Amar Singh today praised the six months of Narendra Modi-led BJP government, saying that he can find no shortcomings in its functioning until now.
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...