Congress leader Janardan Dwivedi`s remarks on ending caste-based reservation and going for quota on economic criteria created a stir on Wednesday with SP stoutly opposing the proposal and BJP and SAD questioning its timing.
Samajwadi Party (SP) chief Mulayam Singh Yadav on Thursday denied reports that Uttar Pradesh Minorities Affairs Minister Azam Khan was upset with the Ahilesh Yadav government`s handling of the Muzaffarnagar riots.
Brushing aside the possibility of `Modi` factor playing any role in 2014 Lok Sabha elections, the Samajwadi Party on Friday said Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi`s charisma is limited to his state only.
The Samajwadi Party government in Uttar Pradesh has released 200 Muslim youths lodged in jails on false charges and withdrew cases against 400 other members of the community, party general secretary Ram Gopal Yadav said on Monday.
Three days after he "supported" the Atal Bihari Vajpayee`s style of functioning, senior SP leader Ram Gopal Yadav today said corruption is rampant in UPA rule and the BJP-led NDA government was better at handling graft.