Court orders retrial in case against SP leader Abu Azmi

The sessions court here on Tuesday ordered a fresh trial against Samajwadi Party leader Abu Azmi and four others in a case related to a provocative speech he had made in 2000.

Mulayam has cheated minorities: Beni Prasad Verma

Showing no signs of relenting in his tirade against ruling Samajwad Party, Union minister Beni Prasad Verma alleged the party supremo Mulayam Singh Yadav has "cheated minorities" and had a tacit understanding with the BJP.