UP demands probe into spending on Bansagar Dam construction

Agitated over Madhya Pradesh not releasing water from Bansagar Dam over Sone river to Uttar Pradesh, state Irrigation Minister Shivpal Singh Yadav today demanded proper account of spendings on construction of dam and a probe into it.

Modi government neglected Uttar Pradesh: Shivpal Singh Yadav

Terming the Narendra Modi government as a "total failure", senior Uttar Pradesh minister Shivpal Singh Yadav on Saturday alleged that it has neglected the state the most despite the prime minister and several other ministers being elected to the Lok Sabha from here.

Tripartite meet on Bansagar dam water fails to make headway

A tripartite meeting convened by the Centre to resolve disputes between Madhya Pradesh and Uttar Pradesh governments over release of water from Bansagar dam on Thursday failed to make headway as several outstanding issues could not be sorted out.

No money paid by Centre to UP for farmers: Shivpal

 No money was paid by Union government to provide relief to farmers who had suffered from crop loss due to recent rains and hailstorms in Uttar Pradesh, state cabinet Minister Shivpal Singh Yadav on Saturday said.

Mulayam's health improves, shifted out of ICU

Samajwadi Party president Mulayam Singh Yadav's health has improved and he has been shifted out of the ICU.

Samajwadi Party continues attack on Modi, says PM not concerned about poor

Persisting with its attack on Prime Minister Narendra Modi, Samajwadi Party on Thursday alleged that he was not concerned about the poor and only focused on the capitalists.

`Unfortunate` that Opposition playing politics on Badaun gang-rape case: Shivpal

The Uttar Pradesh government hit back at opposition parties for "indulging in politics" over the Badaun gang-rape and murder case of two cousin sisters, and asked them to introspect.

SP woos dissidents of BJP, other parties in its fold

Samajwadi Party leader Shivpal Singh Yadav on Saturday asked all those "humiliated in the BJP" to lend their support to his party in winning the upcoming Lok Sabha elections.

Samajwadi Party woos dissidents of BJP, other parties in its fold

Samajwadi Party leader Shivpal Singh Yadav on Saturday asked all those "humiliated in the BJP" to lend their support to his party in winning the upcoming Lok Sabha elections.

UPA govt not providing UP its due share of funds: Shivpal

Uttar Pradesh minister and SP leader Shivpal Singh Yadav on Wednesday accused the UPA government of not providing the state its due share of funds resulting in difficultes in completion of development projects.

Gujarat `nowhere` compared to UP: Shivpal

Gujarat stands nowhere compared to Uttar Pradesh in terms of development and there is "utmost" progress here, UP Cabinet Minister Shivpal Singh Yadav said on Wednesday.

Not returning to Samajwadi Party, says Amar Singh

Former Samajwadi Party (SP) general secretary and Rajya Sabha member Amar Singh has dismissed speculations about his return to the party fold.

SP will fight general elections alone: Shivpal

Samajwadi Party will contest the Lok Sabha elections on its own and it does not need help of any other political party, a senior SP leader said on Sunday.

SP committee to strengthen communal harmony in Muzaffarnagar

Samajwadi Party on Sunday constituted a "Sadbhavna Samiti" (harmony committee) comprising senior state ministers, in bid to strengthen communal ties after the Muzaffarnagar riots.

SP to play decisive role in formation of third front: Shivpal

Samajwadi Party will play a decisive role in the formation of third front, which will soon become a "reality", Uttar Pradesh Minister Shivpal Singh Yadav said on Wednesday.

UP govt not taking proper preparations to tackle floods: BJP

BJP on Monday accused the Uttar Pradesh government of not taking proper preparations to tackle floods, specially in eastern parts of the state before the onset of monsoon.

No govt can come to power without our support, cla

Senior Samajwadi Party leader and state`s PWD minister Shivpal Singh Yadav today claimed that his party stopped BJP from coming to power at the Centre twice and would do the same in 2014.

Rape incidents are `shameful`, says Shivpal

In the wake of violent protests against rapes of minors in Delhi and Aligarh, Uttar Pradesh Minister Shivpal Singh Yadav on Monday said those who take law into their own hands would not be spared.

Goon remark: SP minister asks Mayawati to check her language

Reacting to BSP supremo Mayawati`s charge that the Samajwadi Party government was indulging in political vendetta, Uttar Pradesh Minister Shivpal Singh Yadav on Monday asked her to exercise restraint on the language.

UP roads to get smoother with Rs 1,700 crore

The Uttar Pradesh government has sanctioned Rs 1,700 crore for laying new roads and for the maintenance and repair of existing roads in the current financial year, said an official on Friday.