Eight Samajwadi Party candidates file nominations for Legislative Council elections

All eight Samajwadi Party candidates on Monday filed their nominations for the UP Legislative Council election here in which the ruling party is likely to have a smooth sailing.

BJP leaders stage walkout from UP Legislative Assembly

Lucknow: BJP members Monday staged a walk out from the Uttar Pradesh Legislative Assembly alleging apathetic attitude of the state government towards drought-hit farmers.

PIL challenging Shivpal's appointment as Chairman dismissed

In a relief to Uttar Pradesh Cabinet minister Shivpal Yadav, the Allahabad High Court on Tuesday dismissed a PIL challenging his appointment as Chairman of the UP Warehousing Corporation.

Will `consider` if Amar proposes to rejoin SP, says Shivpal

The meeting between Samajwadi Party chief Mulayam Singh Yadav and Amar Singh is a "good beginning" and if Singh gives any proposal to rejoin the party it will be considered, senior party leader Shivpal Yadav said on Tuesday.

Saharanpur riots: Rajnath Singh rubbishes report accusing BJP MP of inciting violence

Probing the cause of communal violence that occurred in Saharanpur last month, the 5-member committee has submitted its report to Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav.

About 300 persons died in Uttar Pradesh floods last year: Shivpal Yadav

The Uttar Pradesh government on Wednesday said that 295 persons were killed in the state due to floods last year.

Free laptop, unemployment benefit schemes abandoned: Minister

Uttar Pradesh government`s schemes for providing free laptops to students, allowance to unemployed youths and financial aid for girls education have been abandoned and funds meant for them will be utilised for other programmes, state minister Shivpal Yadav said on Saturday.

SP criticises BJP over `Ya Modi Sarvbhuteshu` poster

Samajwadi Party on Saturday criticised BJP over a poster released by Narendra Modi`s supporters in this temple town using a "modified" version of a `shloka` eulogising Goddess Durga.

Third front govt will be formed at Centre: Shivpal Yadav

Asserting that a third front government will be formed at the Centre after the Lok Sabha polls, Samajwadi party leader Shivpal Yadav on Friday said that Narendra Modi, Rahul Gandhi and Arvind Kejriwal are not any kind of challenge for the party in Uttar Pradesh.

No plans as yet to field Mulayam from Azamgarh: Shivpal

Putting speculations to rest, the Samajwadi Party Wednesday clarified that there was no proposal yet for party supremo Mulayam Singh Yadav to contest from Azamgarh seat.

BJP, Congress stage walkout in UP Assembly

While staging a walkout from the assembly, BJP leader Hukum Singh accused the government of having an untoward attitude toward farmers and alleged that it wasn`t serious on the issue.

Probe into scams during Mayawati`s rule on: Shivpal Yadav

Samajwadi Party leader Shivpal Yadav on Wednesday said the probe into scams during the Mayawati regime was on and those found guilty would not be spared.

UP govt never opposed English language, computers: Shivpal

Stressing that Samajwadi Party is neither opposed to English language nor computers, senior leader and Uttar Pradesh PWD minister Shivpal Yadav on Monday said that his government has only favoured equality and prosperity in the society.

No dearth of leaders in Samajwadi Party: Shivpal on Jat leader Sompal

Unfazed by SP Jat leader refusing to contest Lok Sabha polls from Baghpat under the Samajwadi Party`s banner, SP leader Shivpal Yadav on Sunday said there is no dearth of members in the party to fight elections.

Will not tolerate communal activities in UP, says Shivpal Yadav

Justifying UP govt`s decision to deny permission to VHP`s proposed yatra at Ayodhya, Shivpal Yadav said the govt will not tolerate communalism.

BJP slams Shivpal Yadav for `no illegal mining` statement

BJP hit out at Uttar Pradesh minister Shivpal Yadav for claim that no illegal mining was taking place in state, and asked state government to constitute an all-party committee to look into the matter.

Stern action against lax officers: Shivpal

A UP Minister Thursday said stern action would be taken against lax officials.

SP sets target of winning 60 LS seats from UP

The Samajwadi Party has set a target of winning at least 60 out of 80 Lok Sabha seats in Uttar Pradesh in upcoming general elections, senior party leader Shivpal Yadav said on Wednesday.

No hand of mining mafia in SDM`s suspension: Shivpal Yadav

Uttar Pradesh government on Wednesday asserted there was no hand of mining mafia in the suspension of SDM Durga Shakti Nagpal.

John Hopkins University invites Shivpal Yadav for lecture

After Harvard University`s invitation to Chief Minister AKhilesh Yadav, his uncle and senior cabinet minister Shivpal Yadav has been invited by John Hopkins University.