May 07, 2019 01:24 PM IST
The SP supremo said that the next prime minister would come from the 'gathbandhan' and that he would be happy if it is a woman.
- 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.
- 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 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.
- Feb 06, 2017 10:19 PM IST
In an exclusive interaction with Network18, the Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister today said he had to sideline his father and uncle to save the party.
- Feb 02, 2017 07:29 PM IST
Steve Jarding, UP Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav's political adviser, said a leaked email claiming he had orchestrated the long-running family battle for control of the Samajwadi Party was poorly thought through.
- Jan 29, 2017 10:33 PM IST
Speaking exclusively to Network18's Group Editor-in-Chief Rahul Joshi, BJP chief Amit Shah said that the despite the formidable alliance of Congress and Samajwadi Party in UP, the failure of Akhilesh Yadav to ensure rule of law in the state will be his undoing.
- Jan 19, 2017 09:26 PM IST
Archana Shukla gets a ground report from Mulayam Singh and his brother Shivpal Yadav's constituencies in Etawah district.
- Jan 17, 2017 09:48 AM IST
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 01:59 PM IST
Mulayam made this statement at a meeting with party workers in Lucknow with the media in attendance.
- Jan 02, 2017 09:02 AM IST
The development comes after Akhilesh Yadav is made party's national President in a bitter feud between two warring factions.
- Dec 30, 2016 06:48 PM IST
Both Ramgopal and Akhilesh have been asked by Mulayam to send a showcause notice as to why they released a separate list of candidates against the party's official list ahead of Uttar Pradesh Assembly polls and why action should not be taken against them.
- Dec 28, 2016 04:47 PM IST
Most notably, Chief minister Akhilesh Yadav did not feature in this list. Mulayam also announced the name of his brother Shivpal Yadav from Jaswant Nagar Assembly seat.
- Dec 26, 2016 01:20 PM IST
The contentious issue of ticket
distribution today again exposed the rift in Samajwadi Party
with state party chief Shivpal Yadav attacking Chief Minister
Akhilesh Yadav over his reported parallel list of candidates.
- Oct 24, 2016 12:31 PM IST
Discussing market fundamentals on CNBC-TV18, UR Bhat said that a Donald Trump presidency will bring uncertainty in the market but the US policy is not likely to change dramatically if he wins.
- Aug 31, 2015 10:21 PM IST
The government last week unveiled the list of 98 cities that have qualified in the first round of the Smart City programme. While the centre maintains the selection is strictly merit-based, CNBC-TV18's Nayantara Rai has picked up some interesting insights into the politics behind the project.
- Aug 19, 2015 11:38 AM IST
Jaypee Infra which has a huge township near Okha Bird Sanctuary of 20,000 flats is now going to be in position to hand over 5000 flats as soon as the notification is in.
- Sep 16, 2014 06:16 PM IST
Local factors usually play a big role in the by-poll results. Since it has suffered a big jolt in both Rajasthan and Gujarat, the BJP can't attribute the SP victory in UP to state government in power. Some analysts claim that the communal polarisation of voters has backfired in UP.
- Nov 28, 2013 05:34 PM IST
The government also said there is a need to link cane prices to those of sugar prices and that may take place from next season. A high-level committee will be set up to look into the formula for fixing cane price.
- Nov 26, 2013 10:14 PM IST
The government has made it absolutely clear that it will not given-in to industries demand as far as the subsidy is concerned.
- Nov 25, 2013 12:19 PM IST
Sources told CNBC-TV18‘s Shereen Bhan that the mill owners will meet the CM on Tuesday after having a meeting with him earlier on Sunday, which failed to see any sort of a resolution.
- Nov 20, 2013 05:00 PM IST
Quoting mandatory ethanol blending and sugar purchase tax, Aviation Minister Ajit Singh says all political parties will have to be consulted for solving this issue, something the UP government should have done a long time back.
- Jul 26, 2012 11:00 AM IST
Speaking to CNBC-TV18, Shahid Siddiqui, member of Samajwadi Party said there was no question of progress on FDI in retail. "We will not let FDI in retail to be implemented in UP," he reiterated his party's stance.
- Jul 24, 2012 09:19 PM IST
UP Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav on Tuesday said Samajwadi Party has reservations over allowing FDI in retail before addressing farmers' issues.