May 02, 2019 07:49 PM IST
Addressing an election meeting for SP-BSP alliance candidates from Kaushambi and Pratapgarh here, the SP chief said, 'The 'chaiwala' (tea seller) has gone back on the promises... they have been exposed... chaiwala has this time come as 'chowkidar' (watchman).'
- Apr 30, 2019 08:16 PM IST
'The Bharatiya Janata Party leaders are talking about terrorism during campaigning. By giving ticket to a 'fauji' in Varanasi, we have taken the wind out of the BJP's sails,' Akhilesh said, addressing an election meeting here.
- Apr 30, 2019 09:47 AM IST
"Vikas (development) is asking... Did you hear the shameful speech of Pradhanji (PM)? After losing the faith of 125 crore countrymen, he (Modi) is now relying on the unethical assurance of defection allegedly given by the 40 MLAs," he tweeted.
- Apr 29, 2019 07:04 PM IST
The former BSF constable was dismissed in 2017 after he posted a video online complaining about the food served to the troops.
- Apr 26, 2019 02:20 PM IST
The SP chief also dubbed Yogi Adityanath as "baba chief minister" and said that till yesterday he had faith in 'babas' but after non-fulfilment of promises by UP government, he was not sure.
- Apr 25, 2019 05:22 PM IST
Slamming Prime Minister Narendra Modi, the SP chief said the BJP will not be able to talk about their performance. 'So, how can they face the SP-BSP-RLD alliance,' he asked.
- Apr 25, 2019 01:55 PM IST
Addressing a rally in Ghazipur constituency of Uttar Pradesh, Shah alleged that BSP chief Mayawati and her Samajwadi Party and Congress counterparts, Akhilesh Yadav and Rahul Gandhi, respectively, were upset with the Balakot airstrikes.
- Apr 25, 2019 12:17 PM IST
"Vikas (development) is asking if you have also heard anything new? Have heard that people have found a new meaning of the BJP -- 'Bhaagti Janata Party' -- as pradhan ji is running away from press conferences, his leaders run away from questions of journalists and his party workers are demanding Rs 15 lakh and employment from the people," Yadav tweeted.
- Apr 25, 2019 08:41 AM IST
The Patna Sahib MP, who recently severed his ties with the BJP and joined the Congress which has fielded him from the same seat, also took a dig at Prime Minister Narendra Modi dubbing his interview with actor Akshay Kumar as one conducted after "rehearsals" and with the help of "scriptwriters".
- Apr 24, 2019 07:21 PM IST
Mulayam Singh Yadav was the first of his family to enter politics. In his political career, the SP patriarch has served as party chief, Member of Parliament, CM of Uttar Pradesh and Union Minister of Defence
- Apr 24, 2019 02:30 PM IST
Taking a swipe at Prime Minister Narendra Modi, the former Uttar Pradesh chief minister said people voted for 'chaiwala' and tasted tea.
- Apr 22, 2019 07:59 PM IST
'Regional parties will get more seats than the Congress and the BJP in the Lok Sabha election and the next prime minister will be from the regional parties,' he said.
- Apr 22, 2019 06:05 PM IST
The former chief minister made the remarks while addressing an election rally in Lakhimpur in support of SP candidate Purvi Verma from Kheri and BSP candidate Arshad Siddiqui from Dhaurahra.
- Apr 20, 2019 06:13 PM IST
In Firozabad, Shivpal is in contest with Ram Gopal Yadav's son Akshay, who is trying to save his seat that has traditionally been an SP stronghold.
- Apr 18, 2019 02:05 PM IST
Akhilesh ,who arrived here to file his nomination papers, said he has been apprised about EVM malfunction in Bulandshahr and some other places.
- Apr 12, 2019 05:20 PM IST
Yadav targeted the saffron party, saying that the BJP showed false dreams to the people and promised them 'acche din (good days)' but in reality, did nothing for them.
- Apr 09, 2019 08:22 AM IST
Addressing a public meeting, in favour of 'mahagathbandhan' candidate Suresh Bansal, at the Ramlila Ground Kavi Nagar here, the Samajwadi Party president said, "If a police officer can stop me at the Lucknow airport while I was going to a studentss union function, then how could liquor trader (Vijay Mallya) and Mehul Choksi (fugitive diamantaire) leave the country," Yadav said.
- Apr 05, 2019 06:18 PM IST
At the press conference to release his party's 'vision document' for the election, Yadav suggested Adityanath was making controversial statements to divert public attention from development-related issues.
- Apr 04, 2019 05:15 PM IST
The SP chief insinuated that Nishad switched over to the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) in return for a bag of 'prasad' (cash) from the 'mathadheesh' (head priest) of Gorakhnath temple, referring to Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath.
- Apr 03, 2019 12:28 PM IST
He made the remarks during a public meeting in Jaipur days after BSP chief Mayawati termed him a "BJP agent" and alleged that he was contesting from Varanasi as part of the saffron party's conspiracy to divide Dalit votes.
- Apr 01, 2019 07:40 PM IST
The occasion presented a united face of the SP-BSP combine with the presence of district presidents of both the parties.
- Mar 27, 2019 01:59 PM IST
"Today @narendramodi got himself an hour of free TV & divert(ed) nation's attention away from issues on ground #Unemployment #RuralCrisis & #WomensSecurity by pointing at the sky," he tweeted.
- Mar 27, 2019 11:20 AM IST
"What culture, way and character they are presenting by showing doors to 'margdarshak mandal'? BJP's hypocritical morality has been exposed," Yadav said in a tweet in Hindi.
- Mar 26, 2019 09:17 AM IST
Earlier, Akhilesh Yadav had planned to contest from Kannauj, but he later changed his plan and fielded his wife, Dimple Yadav there
- Mar 25, 2019 04:24 PM IST
Adityanath shared a news report on Twitter which said the Supreme Court was going to hear on Monday a plea in connection an alleged disproportionate assets case against Mulayam Singh and his sons Akhilesh and Prateek.