Will consider withdrawing plea for Shivpal's disqualification if he agrees for merger: SP leader
On September 13, the SP had moved the application seeking Shivpal Yadav's disqualification from the Uttar Pradesh assembly under the anti-defection law.
Allahabad High Court dismisses election petition against PM Narendra Modi
Justice Manoj Gupta passed the order on an election petition filed ...
Better late than never, says Jaya Bachchan on Telangana encounter
Samajwadi Party MP Jaya Bachchan on Friday described as "long due" the enco...
Rapists should be kept in jail permanently: Hema Malini
"Each day we hear about women being harassed. My suggestion is keep the culprits in jail permanently. Once they go in jail, they should not be released at all," Hema Malini told reporters in Parliament premises in response to a question.
Samajwadi Party will also contest bypolls alone: Akhilesh Yadav
Samajwadi Party President Akhilesh Yadav on Tuesday said he will now prepare for Assembly bye-elections and his party will contest on all 11...
SP seeks Shivpal Yadav's disqualification from UP assembly
Speaker Hriday Narain Dixit will take a decision on the matter after receiving Shivpal Yadav's reply, they said.
Watch: Samajwadi Party MPs Sanjay Seth, Surendra Singh Nagar join BJP
Samajwadi Party MPs Sanjay Seth and Surendra Singh Nagar, who resigned from Rajya Sabha recently, joined the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) in...
Claim to form govt may take some more time as Common minimum programme still being decided
NCP state Jayant Patil's statement that everything would be clear in two days and Azmi's comments indicated that the claim to form a new government would probably not be made on Friday.
From once appearing to play important role in Delhi politics, BSP now struggles for relevance
The party won two seats in the 2008 assembly polls, bagging 14.05 per cent of votes. This was after the BSP won 206 seats in the 2007 Uttar Pradesh Assembly elections. The party, which had bagged 1.88 per cent of votes in its debut Delhi Assembly polls in 1993.
Mayawati withdrew Guest House case against Mulayam Singh Yadav in February after SP-BSP alliance
This was upon BSP and SP entering into an electoral alliance for the Lok Sabha polls, it is now revealed. Mayawati, however, did not make her move to withdraw the case public so far and told her leaders two days ago that she had withdrawn the case from the Supreme Court honouring Akhilesh Yadav's request to her.
Mayawati’s Muslim outreach to undo damage due to BSPs stand on Article 370 & Triple Talaq
The Samajwadi party, which took up cudgels against the government on both issues in the Parliament, has cornered BSP on the issue and projected itself on the ground as the true representative of the Muslim interests, a senior Samajawadi party leader told ET.
CBI conducts raids at residence of former Samajwadi Party MP Atiq Ahmed in Prayagraj
The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) conducted raid at the residence of former Samajwadi Party Member of Parliament (MP), Atiq Ahmed to...
Didn't transfer power employees' PF to DHFL: Akhilesh
Samajwadi Party chief Akhilesh Yadav denied the allegations that put him under scanner for transferring UP power employees' provident fund to scam-hit housing finance company DHFL. Over Rs 2,600 crore of the state power employees' provident fund was reportedly invested in the scam-hit DHFL, prompting the state government to order a CBI probe
UPPCL will pay staff if money isn’t recovered from DHFL: UP Power Minister
Shrikant Sharma said “all options are being seriously explored” by the state government to recover the Rs 2,267 crore lying with DHFL. Sharma said the state government will hold UPPCL responsible as the trust run under the autonomous body accepts that rules were violated while investing in DHFL.
Akhilesh "opened gate of corruption" by okaying UPPCL EPF's investment in DHFL: UP government
Facing opposition's attack over the investment of the part of the UP power corporation employees' provident fund in DHFL, the Uttar Pradesh government sought to set the records straight, asserting that the "dubious" decision was taken by Akhilesh Yadav government in April 2014 and the process of investment was further carried forward during 2016.
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