India News | Indo-Asian News Service | Friday July 24, 2015
Senior IPS officer Amitabh Thakur's complaint against Samajwadi Party chief Mulayam Singh Yadav has been disposed off, police said.
Agra News | Indo-Asian News Service | Thursday July 23, 2015
Agra is breathing easy as there are fewer road jams in the Taj city following a major drive launched two weeks ago against encroachment. The drive will continue till September-end.
India News | Indo Asians News Service | Saturday July 18, 2015
Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav on Friday handed over "letters of comfort" to representatives of some companies which will invest Rs.7,500 crore in the state over the next five years and generate over 22,000 jobs.
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 | Indo-Asian News Service | Wednesday April 15, 2015
The Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) is expected to launching a phased agitation against the anti-farmer policies of the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) and the Samajwadi Party (SP).
India News | Reported by Niha Masih, Edited by Abhinav Bhatt | Friday November 21, 2014
Mulayam Singh Yadav, recently in the news for hosting new efforts to revive the socialist "Janata parivar", will be 75 tomorrow and his Samajwadi Party has planned a grand two-day birthday bash beginning today.
India News | Indo-Asian News Service | Monday November 3, 2014
The police on Sunday filed cases against 586 people for Saturday's violence in Mathura in which farmers, protesting the delay in payment of compensation for their land, pelted stones at security personnel and set vehicles ablaze. Ten people were arrested on Saturday night.
Opinion | Subhashini Ali | Monday September 22, 2014
The UP results in the recent by-elections have been of the most interest to political observers. It was in UP that the BJP, along with the Apna Dal, together won 73 seats, a figure that contributed significantly to its unprecedented electoral victory in the national elections this year.
Cheat Sheet | Edited by Amit Chaturvedi | Friday September 19, 2014
Mulayam Singh Yadav's Samajwadi Party is the big winner of today's round of by-elections, winning eight of 11 seats in Uttar Pradesh, ten of which were previously held by the BJP and one by its ally the Apna Dal. A triumphant UP chief minister Akhilesh Yadav of the Samajwadi Party called it a rejection of the people of "communal politics." Critic...
India News | Indo-Asian News Service | Sunday September 14, 2014
Bicycle, the election symbol of the ruling Samajwadi Party in Uttar Pradesh, will soon be part of a new development story inspired by the success of cycling in the Netherlands. A beginning is likely to be made from Noida.
India News | Indo-Asian News Service | Saturday September 13, 2014
Voters began to queue up on Saturday at polling stations for the by-poll in Uttar Pradesh's one Lok Sabha and 11 assembly constituencies.
India News | Indo-Asian News Service | Sunday August 24, 2014
The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on Saturday pledged to oust the "anti-people" Akhilesh Yadav-led Samajwadi Party (SP) government in Uttar Pradesh, accusing it of promoting and patronizing "love jihad" in the state.
Lucknow News | Indo-Asian News Service | Thursday June 5, 2014
The power scenario in Uttar Pradesh continues to be grim as capital city residents protested the erratic power supply and took to the streets to vent their anger.
India News | Indo-Asian News Service | Tuesday June 3, 2014
Pressure mounted on the Akhilesh Yadav government in Uttar Pradesh over the gang-rape and murder of two minor girls in Badaun, with politicians and human rights agencies blaming the government for the poor law and order situation in the state on Monday.
India News | Indo-Asian News Service | Saturday May 31, 2014
As Uttar Pradesh reels under a power crisis, a war of letters has broken out between the BJP-led union government and the state's ruling Samajwadi Party.
Elections News | Indo-Asian News Service | Thursday May 29, 2014
Akhilesh Yadav is angry, and how! The Samajwadi Party was routed in the Lok Sabha polls and now the Uttar Pradesh chief minister has dissolved the state executive of the party, disbanded all subsidiary affilate organisations and has turned his ire on the bureaucracy.
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 its electoral defeat.
Elections News | Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Friday May 23, 2014
A furious Samajwadi Party chief Mulayam Singh Yadav today tore into his son, Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Akhikesh Yadav, over the party's rout in the national election and wondered at a meeting - "how will we tackle Narendra Modi in Parliament?"
Elections News | Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Tuesday May 20, 2014
Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav has sacked 36 state leaders with minister rank after his Samajwadi Party's rout in the national election.
Elections News | Press Trust of India | Saturday May 17, 2014
BJP president Rajnath Singh surpassed the highest victory margin of former Prime Minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee of 2.18 lakh votes, set in 2004, by winning the seat with a difference of over 2.72 lakh votes.
Elections News | NDTV.com | Saturday May 17, 2014
Amit Shah pointed out this evening that in Uttar Pradesh, the BJP is winning all but seven seats, which he said would go to members of the Congress' Gandhi family and those of Samajwadi Party (SP) chief Mulayam Singh Yadav's family.
Elections News | Reported by Anant Zanane; edited by Abhinav Bhatt | Monday May 12, 2014
A clerics' body in Varanasi has controversially extended support to one of the candidates after the end of campaigning.
Elections News | Press Trust of India | Monday May 12, 2014
Over 10.3 per cent voters exercised their franchise in the first two hours in Uttar Pradesh, where polling is underway on 18 seats to decide the fate of 328 candidates including Narendra Modi, Mulayam Singh Yadav and Arvind Kejriwal.
Elections News | Edited by Mala Das (with inputs from Reuters) | Monday May 12, 2014
BJP and the Aam Aadmi Party have complained against Congress candidate Ajai Rai for turning up to vote with a party symbol badge pinned to his kurta.