Sep 16, 2018 07:57 AM IST
The deputy chief minister also said that the BJP is aiming to win 74 of the 80 seats of the state in 2019 Lok Sabha polls.
- Sep 10, 2018 05:37 PM IST
He claimed that demonetisation and GST were imposed to increase imports from China.
- Aug 28, 2018 05:40 PM IST
People in the country want change, the former chief minister told reporters at a Samajwadi Lohia Vahini programme here.
- Aug 13, 2018 06:52 PM IST
"Samajwadi people are ready (for the Lok Sabha elections). What is our strategy, we will not disclose. But its implementation has begun and see their condition," Yadav told reporters here today.
- Aug 05, 2018 08:10 PM IST
His announcement comes days after the Uttar Pradesh government warned that action would be taken against the SP leader as he had done "some damage" while vacating the bungalow in June.
- Aug 01, 2018 07:50 AM IST
Akhilesh, while interacting with traders at the party headquarters here, said demonetisation and GST, along with raids conducted against the traders, had harassed them, the SP said in the statement.
- Jul 30, 2018 07:42 AM IST
In a statement issued here, SP chief Akhilesh Yadav said, "Prime Minister was seen making a futile effort to sell developmental dreams during his two-day visit to Lucknow. He wants to save his lost popularity and credibility through laying foundations of various projects."
- Jul 28, 2018 08:25 PM IST
In his 30-minute address, Modi said by 2022, the government will provide a roof to all homeless people.
- Jul 28, 2018 03:35 PM IST
It was found that there were many shortcomings in the bridge on which the investigating officer quizzed the engineers before arresting them.
- Jul 28, 2018 02:45 PM IST
SP national executive authorised party president Akhilesh Yadav to take decision on alliance and seat sharing for the general elections next year.
- Jul 20, 2018 08:06 AM IST
Talking to reporters here, the former Uttar Pradesh chief minister said people were fed up with the fifteen-year-old BJP rule in the state. When asked whether he had any plans to meet the state Congress president Kamal Nath to talk about alliance, Yadav said, "We have good relations with Kamal Nath. I can only say as of now that SP is going to contest elections in MP."
- Jun 22, 2018 06:40 PM IST
Senior Samajwadi Party leader Shivpal Singh Yadav: "As kids, Akhilesh Yadav and (local MP) Dharmendra Yadav have played in my lap. I looked after them and got them married but the new generation does not listen to anyone,"
- Jun 14, 2018 06:20 PM IST
During a meeting at party headquarters, Akhilesh said that due to the opposition's charges of nepotism against his party, his wife would not be contesting the election.
- Jun 13, 2018 02:15 PM IST
Former Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav today slammed the BJP over reports of damage to the bungalow vacated by him in the state capital, terming it as a "conspiracy".
- Jun 11, 2018 01:20 PM IST
Akhilesh said his party was open to compromising and contesting from select seats if that is what it takes to win against the BJP in the Lok Sabha elections next year
- Jun 09, 2018 06:51 PM IST
Pictures and video clips showed damage to a cycle track, on walls after air-conditioners seemed to have been removed and to the floor of what seemed to be a badminton court at the bungalow.
- Jun 07, 2018 09:21 AM IST
"We have no problems with 'one nation one election'. I ask them (BJP) to implement it from 2019 itself and hold UP Assembly and Lok Sabha elections together," he told a press conference
- Jun 06, 2018 03:12 PM IST
An Uttar Pradesh panel has recommended simultaneous polls to the Lok Sabha and state assemblies, echoing a suggestion by the Law Commission of India and Prime Minister Narendra Modi's own view on the issue.
- Jun 05, 2018 12:28 PM IST
The former Uttar Pradesh chief minister's remark come amid reports that the Mayawati-led Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) is demanding 40 out of the total 80 seats in the state for the next year general elections.
- Jun 04, 2018 06:27 PM IST
Akhilesh Yadav also claimed that people of not just Uttar Pradesh but the entire country were upset with the BJP which apart from making promises had done "nothing else".
- Jun 04, 2018 02:07 PM IST
During an interview with PTI, he claimed that the people of not only Uttar Pradesh, but of the entire country was upset with the BJP as other than making promises it "did nothing else".
- May 29, 2018 02:39 PM IST
"Complaints in large numbers have been received of EVMs and VVPAT developing snags in areas where SP and RLD have good influence during yesterday's polling...it seems as if this has been done as part of a design," the SP chief told newspersons here.
- May 10, 2018 03:24 PM IST
"The BJP is misusing the Uttar Pradesh police, which is inflicting torture on the people of the state and creating fear among them. The Samajwadi Party is not only raising questions, but also telling other opposition parties that the government is continuously engaged in fake encounters," the SP chief told reporters here.
- May 02, 2018 09:07 PM IST
Hitting out at the BJP, Yadav, the former Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister praised Rao's efforts and said only the regional parties could "stop" the saffron party which has "not fulfilled" its promises in the past four years of its rule. Rao said the platform being proposed by him is not a mere forum of political parties.""
- Apr 14, 2018 03:00 PM IST
Claiming that the people of the state were living in fear and feeling insecure, Akhilesh said, "After the (Allahabad) High Court's observation, it is proved that law-and-order has collapsed in the state. The governor should take suo motu congnizance and recommend President's Rule in Uttar Pradesh."