Tag Archives: samajwadi party
  • ‘Akhilesh Yadav Doled Out Rs 497 CR From Discretionary Fund’

    Former Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav had doled out a whopping Rs 497 crore from his discretionary fund during his tenure in office between 2012-17, an RTI response has revealed. The State Information Commission (SIC) had sought these details from the Chief Minister's Office (CMO) af..

  • Karnataka MLA C.P. Yogeshwar Resigns From Congress

    Karnataka MLA C.P. Yogeshwar has resigned from the Congress amid growing differences with the party leadership. "I have resigned from the Congress' primary membership and as a legislator in protest against the indifference of the leadership and for ignoring my contribution to the state," he told ..

  • GST Hastily Implemented, People Suffering: Akhilesh

    Samajwadi Party President Akhilesh Yadav on Thursday accused the Modi government of rushing through the Goods and Services Tax (GST) because of which, he said, people were facing a lot of problems. Addressing party workers on the 50th death anniversary of socialist ideologue Ram Manohar Lohia, th..

  • Akhilesh Meets Mulayam, Rekindles Hopes Of Patch-Up

    Newly re-elected President of the Samajwadi Party and former Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav on Saturday drove to his father Mulayam Singh Yadav's house and was closeted with him for about an hour, raising hopes of a possible patch-up between the two. This is his first meeting with hi..

  • Samajwadi Party Re-elects Akhilesh Yadav As National President

    Samajwadi Party chief Akhilesh Yadav was today unanimously re-elected as the party's national president for a five-year term. This was announced by senior SP leader Ram Gopal Yadav at the SP national convention in Agra. The party's constitution was amended to extend the tenure of the party chi..

  • Akhilesh Yadav Likely To Be Re-elected As Samajwadi Party’s National President

    Samajwadi Party chief Akhilesh Yadav is likely to be re-elected as the party's national president for five years at the SP national convention in Agra tomorrow. Ahead of the SP's 10th national convention, party's top brass assembled today for the national executive meeting which will set the tone..

  • Not Floating New Party Now, Says Mulayam

    Samajwadi Party patron Mulayam Singh Yadav on Monday ruled out floating a new party now and also distanced himself from the decisions taken by his son and former Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav. "No new party is being formed today," the veteran socialist leader said. "I disagree with his decisio..

  • Rift Continue In Samajwadi Party; Mulayam Singh Skips Party Meeting

    Samajwadi Party (SP) founder Mulayam Singh Yadav on Saturday did not turn up for the 8th state convention of the party he formed 25 years back, though party president Akhilesh Yadav said his father's blessings will always be with him. His absence, along with that of his younger brother Shivpal Si..

  • Mulayam Singh Yadav Sacks Akhilesh Yadav’s Loyalist; Harbinger Of Upcoming Row In Party

    In indications of new strains in Samajwadi Party in front of its state and national tradition, its benefactor Mulayam Singh Yadav today expelled Akhilesh-follower Ram Gopal Yadav from the post of secretary of the Lohia Trust and delegated his sibling Shivpal Yadav in his place. The SP is holding ..

  • Akhilesh Demands Probe By SC Judge Into Gorakhpur Deaths

    Samajwadi Party (SP) President Akhilesh Yadav on Friday attacked the BJP government in Uttar Pradesh over the deaths of more than 70 children in Gorakhpur and demanded a probe by a Supreme Court judge into the tragedy. Taking a dig at the Bharatiya Janata Party for allegedly using the CBI to corn..