Mar 25, 2019 01:48 PM IST
"Why is the BJP targeting opposition parties in its rallies? Does it not have any positive achievements in its five-year rule. Fearing people's wrath and defeat, BJP leaders and workers are avoiding campaigning and are making excuses that the weather is too hot," Yadav claimed.
- Mar 25, 2019 08:24 AM IST
The party, which has announced the names of 20 Lok Sabha candidates till date - 19 from Uttar Pradesh and one from Madhya Pradesh, also decided Sunday to field its senior leader Azam Khan from Rampur.
- Mar 22, 2019 07:20 PM IST
The apex court, in its verdict of March 1, 2007, had directed the CBI 'to enquire into allegations' and find out as to as to whether the plea with regard to disproportionate assets of SP leaders was 'correct or not'.
- Mar 22, 2019 02:25 PM IST
His remarks assume significance in the light of his party leader Ram Gopal Yadav claiming that the Pulwama terror attack was a "conspiracy" to garner votes.
- Mar 20, 2019 06:39 PM IST
In his tweet, Akhilesh Yadav wrote, “Impressed by the creativity and the creator of the thought”. When sharing the logo for the second time, he introduced it by calling it a ‘historic wheel’.
- Mar 18, 2019 02:37 PM IST
The Congress on Sunday said it would leave more than a dozen Lok Sabha seats for other parties, including seven for the SP, BSP and RLD alliance in the politically crucial Uttar Pradesh.
- Mar 15, 2019 08:59 PM IST
The first joint rally of SP-BSP-RLD will be held in Deoband (Saharanpur) on April 7, followed by rallies in Badaun, Agra, Mainpuri, Rampur, Firozabad, Kannauj, Faizabad, Azamgarh, Gorakhpur and Varanasi.
- Mar 13, 2019 08:50 PM IST
When contacted, Samajwadi Party spokesperson Rajendra Chaudhary said the two leaders met to discuss joint public meetings and rallies, being planned for the Lok Sabha polls.
- Mar 08, 2019 12:25 PM IST
In addition, the party has fielded Mulayam Singh's nephew Dharmender Singh from the Badaun parliamentary seat, which he has won thrice in the previous polls.
- Mar 05, 2019 07:42 PM IST
After repeated questions by reporters at the press conference, the SP chief said the Congress was "very much in the alliance".
- Mar 02, 2019 08:02 PM IST
Yadav said the Pulwama factor would not influence the elections and it is the issues on the ground that will still determine on who wins.
- Feb 27, 2019 05:25 PM IST
'I am praying for the safe return of our brave pilot. May God protect you and give you courage and strength. The nation stands with you,' Akhilesh said in a tweet.
- Feb 26, 2019 04:40 PM IST
Mayawati and Akhilesh had jointly announced the alliance in January, saying the BSP and the SP will contest 38 parliamentary seats each out of the 80 in Uttar Pradesh.
- Feb 25, 2019 08:28 AM IST
The former Uttar Pradesh chief minister's remarks come hours after Prime Minister Narendra Modi launched the ambitious Pradhan Mantri Kisan Samman Nidhi (PM-KISAN) scheme.
- Feb 21, 2019 05:45 PM IST
Addressing a press conference at the SP headquarter here along with Patidar leader Hardik Patel, the former UP chief minister said the government should explain how the bus carrying security personnel was hit by an explosive-laden vehicle.
- Feb 20, 2019 12:15 PM IST
Congress President Rahul Gandhi and Samajwadi Party chief Akhilesh Yadav had attacked the ruling BJP over the snag
- Feb 12, 2019 11:53 AM IST
"The government is so afraid of oath ceremony of a student leader that it is stopping me at the airport to prevent me from visiting Allahabad," Akhilesh said in Hindi on Twitter.
- Feb 08, 2019 08:02 PM IST
The Mayawati government had constructed statues, memorials and parks in various parts of Uttar Pradesh at a total cost of Rs 2,600 crore
- Feb 04, 2019 01:55 PM IST
Yadav's remarks came against the backdrop of West Bengal Chief Minister and TMC chief Mamata Banerjee's sit-in over the CBI's attempt to question the Kolkata Police commissioner in connection with chit fund scams.
- Jan 31, 2019 07:04 PM IST
The BJP, which presented fake data on providing employment, stands exposed. In the last 25 years, the rate of unemployment was highest in 2017-18, Yadav said in a tweet with the hashtag 'HowsTheJobs', a twist on "How's The Josh", a popular line from the film "Uri: The Surgical Strike".
- Jan 28, 2019 02:33 PM IST
When asked about the 'Priyanka factor' being termed as a masterstroke of the Congress, Akhilesh said, 'If the Congress vows to fight against the BJP, which is an expert is spreading lies, it should support our (SP-BSP) alliance. We have already spared two seats Raebareli and Amethi for them.'
- Jan 22, 2019 05:25 PM IST
"Why does a country like Japan, which is very advanced in science and technology, is not using the EVMs? The question should be raised among the nation's 130 crore people,” the SP chief said here.
- Jan 18, 2019 06:08 PM IST
Yadav alleged the incumbent government at the Centre was responsible for causing distress to people from all walks of life across the country, including farmers, youth, poor and traders, and everyone was looking for a change.
- Jan 16, 2019 03:47 PM IST
"It was a good discussion (on seat sharing) with Akhilesh and you will know the outcome soon," Chaudhary told reporters after the meeting.
- Jan 15, 2019 06:54 PM IST
Now that the two arch rivals have come together 24 years after the 'Guest House episode' to defeat the BJP, both want to paint the picture of a daunting alternative