Jayant Chaudhary

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RLD Chief Jayant Chaudhary Files Rajya Sabha Nomination On Samajwadi Party Ticket

Samajwadi Party Chief Akhilesh Yadav nominated RLD Chief Jayant Chaudhary as the joint candidate for the Rajya Sabha polls. On May 26, Jayant filed his papers after Kapil Sibal and Javed Ali in Lucknow. Notably, the RLD is the constituent party of SP, which formed an alliance against the BJP. Furthermore, the Uttar Pradesh Rajya Sabha elections are scheduled to be held on June 10, announced ECI.

Thu, 26 May 2022 - 06:01 PM / by Varsha Joshi

Tags: RLD Chief Jayant Chaudhary, Samajwadi Party, Akhilesh Yadav, Rajya Sabha Polls, Uttar Pradesh

Courtesy: ANI

Kapil Sibal

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Former Congress Leader Kapil Sibal Files Rajya Sabha Nomination On SP Ticket

Congress leader Kapil Sibal announced to quit party and filed his nomination for the Rajya Sabha seat on Samajwadi Party (SP) ticket. On May 24, the ex-congress leader filed his nomination in presence of the SP President Akhilesh Yadav in Lucknow. He said, "It is important to be an independent voice in parliament. If an independent voice speaks up then people will believe it is not from any political party".

Wed, 25 May 2022 - 02:26 PM / by Varsha Joshi

Tags: Kapil Sibal, Congress, Samajwadi Party, Uttar Pradesh, rajya sabha

SP Protest Against UP Budget Session 2022-2023

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UP Govt Begins Budget Session 2022-2023 Despite SP Protest

Uttar Pradesh begins the stormy Budget Session 2022-2023 on May 23, despite constant protest by the Samajwadi Party (SP.) Notably, the Akhilesh Yadav led Samajwadi Party members rushed to the well of the House, raising slogans during the governor's address and protesting against issues like law order, farmers' law, cattle, rape incidents, and other issues in UP.  Despite the ruckus of the opposition, the BJP-led UP Government started the… read-more

Mon, 23 May 2022 - 04:04 PM / by Varsha Joshi

Tags: Uttar Pradesh, Budget session, Samajwadi Party, BJP, protest

Senior Samajwadi Party leader Azam Khan

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Samajwadi Party leader Azam Khan Released From Sitapur Jail On Interim Bail: UP

Azam Khan, a senior Samajwadi Party politician, was discharged from the Sitapur prison in Uttar Pradesh on May 20. He had been in prison for the previous 27 months on many charges, involving land grabbing. On May 19, the Supreme Court granted him temporary release. His release from prison was made possible by the issuance of temporary bail. 

Fri, 20 May 2022 - 01:10 PM / by Vidhi Jhunjhunwala

Tags: Samajwadi Party, Uttar Pradesh, Sitapur, Azam Khan, interim bail

Courtesy: NDTV

Azam Khan

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Azam Khan Granted Interim Bail In Case Of Wrongful Possession Of Waqf Board Property: UP

Samajwadi Party (SP) leader Azam Khan has been granted interim bail by Allahabad High Court in a case related to wrongful possession of land, on May 10. Reportedly, the bail order has been granted after obtained surety of Rs 2 lakh. The land involved is reportedly a waqf board property. Khan was lodged in Uttar Pradesh's Sitapur jail for 2 years, before obtaining bail, reported PTI

Tue, 10 May 2022 - 07:28 PM / by Shibu Immanuel S

Tags: Azam Khan, Samajwadi Party, Uttar Pradesh, Allahabad, Wrongful Possession

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Brajesh Yadav (File Photo)

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Charge-Sheet Filed Against SP MLA For Violating Model Code

A charge-sheet has been filed against Samajwadi Party MLA Brajesh Yadav over his breach of the Model Code of Conduct amid the recent Assembly Elections in Uttar Pradesh. A case was registered based on a video circulating on social media, which shows Yadav making a provocative speech against his political rivals. The charge-sheet was filed against him in a Budaun court.

Sat, 23 Apr 2022 - 08:02 PM / by Varun Das

Tags: Samajwadi Party, MLA, BJP, UP, Assembly Elections, Chargesheet

Akhilesh Yadav

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Akhilesh Yadav Slams BJP; Says, Govt 'Insensitive' Towards Youth In UP

Samajwadi Party chief and UP's former CM Akhilesh Yadav said that the Yogi Adityanath-led BJP government, in the state of UP, has failed on all fronts. He further stated that the people are "afraid" of the government in the state. "The attitude of the BJP towards the problems of the youth, is insensitive," said Yadav. He also said that Law and order, education and health and in a bad shape.

Sun, 10 Apr 2022 - 07:58 PM / by Shibu Immanuel S

Tags: Akhilesh Yadav, UP, Samajwadi Party, Yogi Adityanath, BJP

SP Party leader in UP Akhilesh Yadav

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Akhilesh Yadav Gives Chain To SP Party Supporter Who Lost Bet Over Poll Results

A man from Uttar Pradesh who was a supporter of the Samajwadi Party, got into a bet over assembly elections with a BJP supporter. The man bet his bike and the other bet his auto. As the SP supporter lost the bet, he had to give up his bike. Reportedly, he got a call from Akhilesh Yadav who gave a chain and told him not to indulge in bets again. 

Wed, 16 Mar 2022 - 09:31 AM / by Rupsa Debnath

Tags: Akhilesh Yadav, Samajwadi Party, Uttar Pradesh, BJP, Assembly Elections

Courtesy: ANI

Azam Khan

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SP Leader Azam Khan Gets Bail In Jal Nigam Recruitment Scam Case: UP

The Lucknow bench of Allahabad High Court, granted bail to former Urban Development Minister Azam Khan in connection with the Uttar Pradesh Jal Nigam recruitment scam, on March 11. Notably, Khan is currently in Sitapur Jail and was booked for committing irregularity in the appointments of 1342 recruiters during Akhilesh Yadav's regime. Furthermore, in 2017, the BJP Government came into power, they ordered SIT probe in the case.

Sat, 12 Mar 2022 - 11:44 AM / by Shaloo Priya

Tags: politics, Azam Khan, Samajwadi Party, scam, Bail

Courtesy: India Today

UP Samajwadi Party leader Akhilesh Yadav

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Akhilesh Yadav Extends Gratitude To Voters For 111 Seats In UP Assembly Elections

Extending gratitude to the voters in Uttar Pradesh, SP Chief Akhilesh Yadav  said, “We have shown that the BJP's seats can be reduced.  The fall for the BJP will continue.  Half of the misunderstanding has gone, the other half will go too." Notably, in the Uttar Pradesh Assembly elections, the SP secured 111 seats, whereas the BJP secured 255 seats. The SP said to have performed better in the UP 2022 elections.

Fri, 11 Mar 2022 - 01:24 PM / by Rupsa Debnath

Tags: Uttar Pradesh, Elections, Akhilesh Yadav, Samajwadi Party, BJP

Courtesy: Hindustan Times