Janata parivar leaders including Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar, RJD chief Lalu Prasad and Samajwadi Party chief Mulayam Singh Yadav met on Friday to chalk out joint protests against the controversial land bill.
The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on Tuesday downplayed Samajwadi Party chief Mulayam Singh Yadav's remarks with regard to his party's defeat in the 2014 Lok Sabha elections stating that the 'Gunda -raj' in Uttar Pradesh was the cause for the Samajwadi Party's loss.
In a shocking incident, a class XI student was arrested and sent to jail for allegedly posting derogatory comments on Facebook against Samajwadi Party leader and Uttar Pradesh Urban Development Minister Azam Khan.
Protesting against NDA government's Land Acquisition Ordinance at Jantar Mantar on Monday, senior Congress leader Ahmed Patel took a jibe at PM Narendra Modi, saying farmers can reduce his 56-inch chest into 28 inch.
Samajwadi Party chief and parliamentarian Mulayam Singh Yadav has recovered "well" from suspected swine flu even as some tests were still awaited, doctors at the Medicity Medanta hospital said here on Sunday where he is being treated.
Thirty more persons, including a noted theatre personality, have died due to swine flu in the country taking the toll over the 1,300 mark even as SP supremo Mulayam Singh Yadav, suspected to be suffering from the disease, was hospitalised.
Samajwadi Party chief Mulayam Singh Yadav who was admitted to a private hospital in Gurgaon on Saturday for suspected swine flu is recovering "well", his son and Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav said.
Samajwadi Party (SP) supremo Mulayam Singh Yadav was on Thursday admitted to the Sanjay Gandhi Post Graduate Institute of Medical Sciences (SGPGI) here, before being released and advised rest, a close family aide said.
The Vishwa Hindu Parishad on Sunday waded into the controversy relating to religious conversions, saying there is nothing wrong in its 'ghar wapsi' programme and called for a law to check "forced" conversions.