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SP MP Azam Khan lands in trouble again, boundary wall of his resort razed

According to sources, the entire resort building could be razed in a day or two.

Aug 16, 2019, 13:17 PM IST

UP: FIR against Samajwadi Party MP Azam Khan, 3 others

Abdul Ali, in the FIR, claimed that Khan threatened him to give land to the university illegally by using his power as a minister in the state.

Aug 03, 2019, 18:49 PM IST

Samajwadi Party MP Surendra Singh Nagar resigns from Rajya Sabha, likely to join BJP

In a huge setback for Akhilesh Yadav-led Samajwadi Party, its Member of Parliament Surendra Nagar resigned from the Rajya Sabha on Friday. 

Aug 02, 2019, 21:08 PM IST

Enforcement Directorate registers PMLA case against Azam Khan

Azam Khan has been under the ED lens for some time now due to his alleged involvement in several land-grabbing instances. 

Aug 01, 2019, 19:44 PM IST

UP Police arrest Abdullah Azam and his supporters for violating Section 144 in Rampur

Heavy police personnel was deployed and security tightened ahead of the protest march. The UP Police has already imposed Section 144, which prohibits the assembly of more than five people.

Aug 01, 2019, 13:01 PM IST

Azam Khan's son Abdullah released from police custody, claims innocence

"Our only crime is that we have built a temple of learning. We will not get scared."

Jul 31, 2019, 19:47 PM IST

5W1H: Abdullah detained for obstructing raids at Rampur's Johar university

Samajwadi Party MP Azam Khan’s son and Uttar Pradesh MLA Abdullah Azam Khan was on Wednesday detained by the police for allegedly obstructing raids being conducted at the Maulana Ali Jauhar University in Rampur.

Jul 31, 2019, 16:38 PM IST

Azam Khan’s son Abdullah detained for obstructing raids at Rampur's Johar university

Samajwadi Party MP Azam Khan’s son and Uttar Pradesh MLA Abdullah Azam Khan was on Wednesday detained by the police for allegedly obstructing raids being conducted at the Maulana Ali Jauhar University in Rampur.

Jul 31, 2019, 16:12 PM IST

Akhilesh Yadav questions RSS' sainik school, says only mob lynching would be taught

Critical of RSS' decision to establish a sainik school in UP, former state CM Akhilesh Yadav questions the need for it when such schools are already being run by the government.

Jul 31, 2019, 15:42 PM IST

Azam Khan apologises for objectionable remark against BJP MP Rama Devi in Lok Sabha

The Samajwadi Party MP said that he had been a parliamentarian for long, as member of both Lok Sabha and Rajya Sabha, and hence understood the integrity and importance of the chair of the Speaker. Addressing the Speaker, Azam Khan said his intention has never been to hurt any member.

Jul 29, 2019, 11:36 AM IST

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Jul 29, 2019, 11:04 AM IST

UP Police files chargesheet in 13 cases against Azam Khan for ‘derogatory remarks’

The Uttar Pradesh Police has filed a charge sheet in 13 cases against Samajwadi Party leader Azam Khan for making ‘derogatory remarks’ during the Lok Sabha poll campaigning, news agency ANI reported. A charge sheet was filed against Khan and his son for his ‘khadi underwear’ remark directed towards actor-turned-politician and BJP leader Jaya Prada.

Last week, Khan stoked another controversy with his objectionable remarks against senior BJP member Rama Devi in Lok Sabha. His remarks were expunged from the records following an immediate uproar in the House.

A mere apology will not suffice as the comments, which were expunged from the record, were an insult to Parliament and its members, Devi who was officiating the House on Thursday said. “He should be given a serious punishment and suspended for five years,” she added.

The SP leader did not apologize for his remarks but said he will resign if he had said anything unparliamentary. He also staged a walkout along with his party chief Akhilesh Yadav, who defended his remarks.

Jul 29, 2019, 10:54 AM IST

Jitan Ram Manjhi's bizarre defence of Azam Khan stirs hornet's nest

Azam Khan is already facing massive flak for his remarks against officiating Speaker Rama Devi in Parliament. Jitan Ram Manjhi's attempted cover to the SP leader has invited ire against him as well.

Jul 28, 2019, 15:59 PM IST

Azam Khan's statements prove he suffers from mental perversion: Sushma Swaraj

Khan had on Thursday triggered a political storm by commenting on the BJP MP when she was officiating as the Speaker. 

Jul 26, 2019, 23:16 PM IST

Azam Khan's wife Tazeen Fatma supports husband's sexist remark, says he will not apologise

Coming out in defence of her husband, Fatma claimed that Khan had said nothing wrong as he had addressed Devi as his 'younger and beloved sister'.

Jul 26, 2019, 21:08 PM IST

ED seeks details of land grabbing cases against Azam Khan

ED has sought details of the recent FIRs registered against Samajwadi Party leader Azam Khan by the Rampur Police.

Jul 25, 2019, 08:24 AM IST

Don't buy anything from ‘BJP supporters’: SP MLA Nahid Hasan urges people in Uttar Pradesh's Kairana

In the video, which has now gone viral, SP MLA Hasan can be seen urging Muslims in Kairana and in nearby villages to stop buying anything from BJP supporters for few days.

Jul 22, 2019, 11:02 AM IST

SP leaders detained in Sonbhadra before Uttar Pradesh CM Yogi Adityanath's visit

At least ten people, including three women, were killed on Wednesday in an incident of firing over a land dispute at a village in Sonbhadra district of Uttar Pradesh.

Jul 21, 2019, 11:01 AM IST

Trouble mounts for Azam Khan, three more FIRs against SP leader in land encroachment cases

Azam Khan's name has already been included in Uttar Pradesh government's list of 'land mafias' by the Rampur district administration.

Jul 21, 2019, 08:43 AM IST

Why Didn’t Our Ancestors go to Pakistan? says Azam Khan

Reacting over the recent mob lynching incidents, senior Samajwadi Party leader Azam Khan said that it’s the punishment which Muslims are getting after 1947.

Jul 20, 2019, 14:22 PM IST