Jan 18, 2017 at 08:15 | Source: NEWS18.com
Akhilesh has now put all the ills plaguing his five-year-rule, including deteriorating law and order the main campaign plank of BJP behind him, blaming it all on Shivpal Yadav, Amar Singh & Co, who breathed down his neck early on in his stint as chief minister.
Jan 17, 2017 at 21:08 | Source: NEWS18.com
Sources said that Shivpal Yadav who led a bitter faction fight against Akhilesh may not be contesting in the assembly polls slated to begin on February 4. According to the compromise reached, Akhilesh will accommodate Shivpals son Aditya Yadav in the final SP list.
Jan 17, 2017 at 18:50 | Source: PTI
Having bagged the 'bicycle' symbol, Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav today said he would take Mulayam Singh Yadav along, describing the ties with his father and the SP founder as "unbreakable".
Jan 17, 2017 at 13:08 | Source: PTI
"Decision on alliance (with Congress) will be taken in a day or two," he said, buoyed by the Election Commission's order recognising him as the President of Samajwadi Party and allowing him to retain the 'bicycle' symbol.
Jan 17, 2017 at 11:24 | Source: PTI
The filing of nominations for these constituencies started at 11 am, immediately after the notification, the Chief Electoral Officer (CEO) office here said.
Jan 17, 2017 at 09:48 | Source: NEWS18.com
The group led by Akhilesh Yadav is the Samajwadi Party and is entitled to use its name and reserved symbol Bicycle, the three-member Election Commission headed by Nasim Zaidi said in its order.
Jan 16, 2017 at 21:16 | Source: PTI
Hailing as "just", the Election Commission verdict recognising the Akhilesh Yadav faction as Samajwadi Party and allotting it the reserved symbol 'bicyle', Ramgopal Yadav said he was "hopeful" the party will forge an alliance with Congress for the high-stakes Uttar Pradesh elections.
Jan 16, 2017 at 19:12 | Source: PTI
In a major boost to Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav, the Election Commission today recognised the faction headed by him as the Samajwadi Party and alloted the reserved symbol 'Bicycle' to it for contesting the coming Assembly elections.
Jan 16, 2017 at 16:12 | Source: PTI
The filing nominations for these constituencies will start tomorrow itself and the last date is January 24. Withdrawal of candidature could be done till January 27 and polling will be on February 11.
Jan 16, 2017 at 13:59 | Source: NEWS18.com
Mulayam made this statement at a meeting with party workers in Lucknow with the media in attendance.