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13-Mar-2019 Lucknow

Nothing done for Ganga in past 5 years : Akhilesh Yadav

Samajwadi Party (SP) chief Akhilesh Yadav on Wednesday attacked Prime Minister Narendra Modi for doing nothing to clean the Ganga, a promise he had made in the run up to the Lok Sabha elections in 2014."Swachh Bharat - Failed," the former Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister...

20-Feb-2019 Lucknow

Triple talaq ordinance anti-minority: Akhilesh Yadav

Samajwadi Party chief Akhilesh Yadav on Wednesday slammed the Modi government for approving an ordinance for a third time to make triple talaq a law.The Modi cabinet on Tuesday evening ratified three ordinances, including one on triple talaq.Yadav said the law...

12-Feb-2019 Lucknow

UP government stopped me from visiting Prayagraj : Akhilesh Yadav

Former Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav on Tuesday accused the state government of preventing him from taking a flight to Prayagraj where he was to attend the oath-taking ceremony of the Students Union at Allahabad University.Yadav had to take a...

19-Jan-2019 Kolkata

BJP's alliance is with CBI, ED; ours with common man : Akhilesh Yadav

Accusing the BJP of having aligned with central agencies like the CBI and the ED, Samajwadi Party chief Akhilesh Yadav on Saturday appealed to the opposition to come together and defeat the conspiracies being hatched to divide alliance partners in states.The...

12-Jan-2019 Lucknow

BSP-SP announce tie up for LS polls, keep Congress out of it

Arch rivals for over 25 years, the BSP and SP announced on Saturday that they will contest the coming Lok Sabha polls together in Uttar Pradesh sharing 38 seats each of the 80 in the state, while leaving Rae Bareli and Amethi for Congress, which has been...

11-Jan-2019 Kannauj (Uttar Pradesh)

SP-BSP alliance will knock out BJP in Lok Sabha polls : Akhilesh Yadav

Samajwadi Party (SP) chief Akhilesh Yadav on Friday said an alliance between his party and the Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) will knock out the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) in the 2019 Lok Sabha polls.Addressing a 'chaupal' in Kannauj, the Lok Sabha constituency of...

18-Dec-2018 Lucknow

Akhilesh Yadav objects to Kamal Nath's utterance on UP-Bihar youth

Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Kamal Nath came under fire from the Samajwadi Party (SP) on Tuesday for his comments that the people of his state have the first right over job opportunities in the state and that their jobs are being usurped by the people of Bihar...

15-Dec-2018 Lucknow

No need of JPC on Rafale after apex court verdict : Akhilesh Yadav

Samajwadi Party (SP) chief Akhilesh Yadav on Saturday said that his party has given up its demand for a Joint Parliamentary Committee (JPC) probe into the Rafale deal after Supreme Court verdict in the matter.Yadav said at an event here that SP had demanded JPC...

17-Oct-2018 Lucknow

BJP dividing society : Akhilesh Yadav

Samajwadi Party chief Akhilesh Yadav on Wednesday accused the ruling Bharatiya Janata Party of "dividing the country and society as the colonial British did during their rule."Addressing a rally in Kannauj, his one-time parliamentary constituency, the former Uttar...

16-Sep-2018 New Delhi

Nobody becomes EC without political approach : Akhilesh Yadav

Samajwadi Party President Akhilesh Yadav on Sunday said that nobody becomes an Election Commissioner "without political approach"."People don't get appointed there (Election Commission) without political approach. Since I too have been a Chief Minister, I know...

15-Sep-2018 New Delhi

Alliance cycle will be run jointly : Akhilesh Yadav

Former Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav on Saturday threw hints that the SP-BSP alliance in Uttar Pradesh could include the Congress in the 2019 Lok Sabha elections."Today there is electric cycle... there are cycles having many pedals you can see...

25-Aug-2018 Lucknow

Akhilesh Yadav accuses Modi, BJP of making 'hollow promises'

Samajwadi Party (SP) chief Akhilesh Yadav on Saturday accused Prime Minister Narendra Modi and the ruling Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) of making "hollow promises" and the Uttar Pradesh government of not "paying heed to the poor and marginalised"."They have left...

24-Jul-2018 Lucknow

BJP using social media to spread hatred : Akhilesh Yadav

Samajwadi Party (SP) President Akhilesh Yadav on Tuesday lashed out at the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) for "using social media to spread hatred against religions and communities".In a statement issued here, the former Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister said that this...

21-Jul-2018 Lucknow

Akhilesh Yadav cautions Rahul Gandhi over hug-diplomacy

Former Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav on Saturday sought to caution Congress president Rahul Gandhi against his controversial hug- diplomacy wherein he had embraced Prime Minister Narendra Modi after speaking on the no-confidence motion in the...

19-Jul-2018 Bhopal

Tie-up with Congress in MP possible : Akhilesh Yadav

Samajwadi Party President Akhilesh Yadav on Thursday did not rule out an arrangement with the Congress in the upcoming Madhya Pradesh assembly elections.Talking to media persons, he said that his party would only field candidates in seats where it was confident...

03-Apr-2018 Lucknow

SP-BSP pact will knock out BJP : SP leader Akhilesh Yadav

Notwithstanding the speculation on the durability of the new-found alliance with one-time rival BSP, Samajwadi Party chief and former Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav says the 23-year-old acrimony with Mayawati and her party "is a thing of past"."All that...

31-Mar-2018 Lucknow

No work on ground, BJP speaking lie after lie : Akhilesh Yadav

Launching a scathing attack on the Yogi Adityanath-led BJP government in Uttar Pradesh, Samajwadi Party (SP) chief Akhilesh Yadav on Saturday said that it has done no welfare work and has only been trying to give lies to the people and victimize political opponents."They...

15-Mar-2018 Lucknow

By-poll results are clear message to BJP : Akhilesh Yadav

Samajwadi Party (SP) chief Akhilesh Yadav on Thursday said the voters of Uttar Pradesh in Gorakhpur and Phulpur had sent a loud and clear message that they were disgusted with the BJP.The former Chief Minister said he hoped the drubbing given to the Bharatiya...

15-Mar-2018 Lucknow

Ties with Congress continue to be good : Akhilesh Yadav

Samajwadi Party chief Akhilesh Yadav on Thursday said his ties with the Congress will continue to be good but stopped short of saying if the two parties will fight the 2019 Lok Sabha elections together."I cannot comment on what will happen in the future. Our ties...

14-Mar-2018 Lucknow

Akhilesh Yadav drives to Mayawati's bungalow to thank her

Setting aside bitter and historic rivalry of 25 years, Samajwadi Party chief Akhilesh Yadav on Wednesday evening drove to the residence of Bahujan Samaj Party chief Mayawati to thank her for the support to his party candidates in the Phulpur and Gorakhpur parliamentary...

14-Mar-2018 Lucknow

UP bypoll results a message to national politics : Akhilesh Yadav

Samajwadi Party President Akhilesh Yadav on Wednesday said the results of Gorakhpur and Phulpur Lok Sabha by-polls give a "message and a direction" to national politics but refused to go into the issue of alliances for the 2019 Lok Sabha elections.He said the...

12-Feb-2018 Lucknow

Akhilesh Yadav slams Yogi Adityanath government over soaring crime

Samajwadi Party chief Akhilesh Yadav on Monday launched a scathing attack on the Uttar Pradesh government over the killing of a Dalit student in Allahabad and accused Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath of failing to check soaring crime in the state.The former Chief...

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