Akhilesh Yadav

BJP diverting attention with chai and pakoda, says Akhilesh Yadav

BJP diverting attention with chai and pakoda, says Akhilesh Yadav

Former Uttar Pradesh chief minister and Samajwadi Party leader has once again lashed out at the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) in Centre and in state, accusing the ruling party of diverting public attention on Chai and Pakoda.

Feb 18, 2018, 12:48 PM IST
If Modi government is not ousted, it will be harmful for India: Akhilesh Yadav

If Modi government is not ousted, it will be harmful for India: Akhilesh Yadav

Yadav also said he still have doubts about the electronic voting machines, and will continue to back the paper ballot system.

Feb 05, 2018, 08:14 AM IST
'Yogi Raj' threatening democracy in Uttar Pradesh, alleges SP chief Akhilesh Yadav

'Yogi Raj' threatening democracy in Uttar Pradesh, alleges SP chief Akhilesh Yadav

SP chief Akhilesh Yadav today said that the 'Yogi Raj' is threatening democracy in Uttar Pradesh.

Jan 25, 2018, 17:20 PM IST
Samajwadi Party to go alone in UP in 2019 general elections, may contest on Amethi-Raebareli seats

Samajwadi Party to go alone in UP in 2019 general elections, may contest on Amethi-Raebareli seats

The move will be seen as a setback for the Congress, that had contested the assembly elections in Uttar Pradesh in alliance with the Samajwadi Party in 2017.

Jan 11, 2018, 13:29 PM IST
News at a glance: January 10, 2018

News at a glance: January 10, 2018

Jan 10, 2018, 11:56 AM IST

Live updates - 1984 anti-Sikh riots: Supreme Court orders re-investigation of 186 cases

Here are the live news updates for January 10, 2018.

Jan 10, 2018, 08:15 AM IST
Jolt for Congress, Akhilesh Yadav says alliance talks a waste of time

Jolt for Congress, Akhilesh Yadav says alliance talks a waste of time

The SP-Congress combine was trounced in the 2017 state elections, with the BJP and its allies winning 325 seats in the 403-member House. While SP got 47 seats, the Congress won seven.

Jan 10, 2018, 07:18 AM IST
UP govt moves to withdraw 1995 case against CM Yogi Adityanath, 10 others

UP govt moves to withdraw 1995 case against CM Yogi Adityanath, 10 others

Besides CM, cases against Mulayam Singh Yadav, Raj Babbar, Ram Gobind Chaudharay and several BJP, SP, BSP and Congress MPs, MLAs, leaders and workers would be dropped.

Dec 27, 2017, 21:54 PM IST
Samajwadi Party to oppose UPCOC Bill tooth and nail: Akhilesh Yadav

Samajwadi Party to oppose UPCOC Bill tooth and nail: Akhilesh Yadav

From the intentions of the government, he said, it does not appear that the people will get justice after the UPCOC Bill is passed.

Dec 22, 2017, 17:46 PM IST
BJP's narrow escape in Gujarat: Akhilesh Yadav on Congress vote share

BJP's narrow escape in Gujarat: Akhilesh Yadav on Congress vote share

Congress fared better in Gujarat polls than UP polls, said Yadav

Dec 19, 2017, 13:10 PM IST
Congress worked better in Gujarat than in Uttar Pradesh: Akhilesh Yadav

Congress worked better in Gujarat than in Uttar Pradesh: Akhilesh Yadav

Akhilesh Yadav's message for Rahul Gandhi after Gujarat elections? "Those who win, will lose one day. Those who lose will win one day."

Dec 18, 2017, 12:35 PM IST
'Gujarat model a deception', Akhilesh advices people against voting for BJP

'Gujarat model a deception', Akhilesh advices people against voting for BJP

Former Uttar Pradesh chief minister Akhilesh Yadav on Friday said the 'Gujarat model', as claimed by the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP), does not exist and is a deception.

Dec 08, 2017, 14:18 PM IST
Rift remains? Shivpal contradicts Akhilesh, says allegations of EVM tampering in UP polls unfounded

Rift remains? Shivpal contradicts Akhilesh, says allegations of EVM tampering in UP polls unfounded

Samajwadi Party leader Shivpal Singh Yadav on Thursday trashed charges by parties that the BJP got the EVMs tampered in the civic polls in Uttar Pradesh.

Dec 07, 2017, 14:17 PM IST
Akhilesh Yadav adopts Anantpurwa village in Kanpur rural

Akhilesh Yadav adopts Anantpurwa village in Kanpur rural

'Khajanchi' is the child born in a queue outside a bank soon after demonetisation.

Dec 05, 2017, 22:54 PM IST
After poll defeat, Akhilesh meets 'didi', says SP stands with her in secular battle

After poll defeat, Akhilesh meets 'didi', says SP stands with her in secular battle

BJP said results an eye-opener for those making tall claims against it.

Dec 02, 2017, 18:54 PM IST
Uttar Pradesh Civic Polls: The politics of triumph, comeback and decimation

Uttar Pradesh Civic Polls: The politics of triumph, comeback and decimation

While BJP managed a triumphant win and BSP made a surprise comeback, SP and Congress have suffered massive blows once again after their shoddy show in assembly elections earlier in the year.

Dec 01, 2017, 19:03 PM IST
Watch: Mulayam's chhoti bahu Aparna Yadav dances to Padmavati's Ghoomar

Watch: Mulayam's chhoti bahu Aparna Yadav dances to Padmavati's Ghoomar

Yogi Adityanath-led UP government has banned the film's release in the state

Nov 29, 2017, 14:52 PM IST
Akhilesh takes a dig at Modi govt over grand welcome to ‘dynast’ Ivanka Trump

Akhilesh takes a dig at Modi govt over grand welcome to ‘dynast’ Ivanka Trump

Former Uttar Pradesh chief minister Akhilesh Yadav on Tuesday raised question on the welcome given to US President Donald Trump’s daughter Ivanka Trump, who joined Prime Minister Narendra Modi at the Global Entrepreneurship Summit in Hyderabad.

Nov 28, 2017, 22:58 PM IST
Lord Krishna is loved more than lord Ram, says Mulayam Singh Yadav

Lord Krishna is loved more than lord Ram, says Mulayam Singh Yadav

This comes just days after reports said that Akhilesh is secretly working on a huge statue of lord Krishna

Nov 20, 2017, 12:03 PM IST
Denied ration over biometric, woman starves to death in UP; Akhilesh Yadav fumes

Denied ration over biometric, woman starves to death in UP; Akhilesh Yadav fumes

A woman has died in Bareilly in Uttar Pradesh as her husband was denied ration. He was reportedly denied ration because the shop owner demanded the woman to be present for biometric fingerprint.

Nov 16, 2017, 12:27 PM IST