Yogendra Yadav

Former JNU student Umar Khalid arrested in connection with Delhi Riots

Former Jawaharlal Nehru University student Umar Khalid was arrested by the Delhi Police on Sunday (September 13) for his alleged involvement in the riots that erupted in the national capital in February 2020.

Sep 14, 2020, 07:46 AM IST

Exclusive: Delhi riot was not a coincidence, but an experiment?

Delhi Police has named CPI (M) General Secretary Sitaram Yechury, Swaraj Abhiyan leader Yogendra Yadav, economist Jayati Ghosh, Delhi University professor and activist Apoorvananda and documentary filmmaker Rahul Roy as co-conspirators in the case of riots in Delhi this year.

Sep 13, 2020, 16:46 PM IST

Minds behind Delhi riots exposed in Delhi police chargesheet

According to a supplementary chargesheet filed by the Delhi Police, the Communist Party of India (Marxist) general secretary Sitaram Yechury and Swaraj Abhiyan leader Yogendra Yadav are among the people whose names appear in a disclosure statement of an accused in riots that broke out in Delhi in February.

Sep 13, 2020, 13:08 PM IST

Are 'Comrade' sponsors of Delhi riots?

According to a supplementary chargesheet filed by the Delhi Police, the Communist Party of India (Marxist) general secretary Sitaram Yechury and Swaraj Abhiyan leader Yogendra Yadav are among the people whose names appear in a disclosure statement of an accused in riots that broke out in Delhi in February.

Sep 13, 2020, 11:10 AM IST

Sitaram Yechury, Yogendra Yadav, Jayati Ghosh not charged in Delhi riots chargesheet, clarifies police

Delhi Police on Sunday (September 13) clarified that Sitaram Yechury, Yogendra Yadav and Jayati Ghosh are not named as co-conspirators in the supplementary chargesheet of Delhi riots filed by Delhi Police.

Sep 13, 2020, 11:08 AM IST

Supplementary chargesheet on Delhi riots: Names of Yogendra Yadav, Sitaram Yechury on the list

According to a supplementary chargesheet filed by the Delhi Police, Communist Party of India (Marxist) general secretary Sitaram Yechury and Swaraj Abhiyan leader Yogendra Yadav are among people whose names appear in a disclosure statement of an accused in riots that broke out in Delhi in February.

Sep 13, 2020, 09:20 AM IST

Sitaram Yechury, Yogendra Yadav, economist Jayati Ghosh named co-conspirators in Delhi riots case

In a major development, the Delhi Police on Saturday (September 12, 2020) named CPI (M) general secretary Sitaram Yechury, Swaraj Abhiyan leader Yogendra Yadav, economist Jayati Ghosh, Delhi University professor and activist Apoorvanand, and documentary filmmaker Rahul Roy as co-conspirators in February Delhi riots case in its supplementary chargesheet.

Sep 12, 2020, 20:57 PM IST

Phone snatched, manhandled: Yogendra Yadav lashes out after being detained in Tamil Nadu

Yadav is the founder of Swaraj India, a political party. He founded it 2015 following his eviction from AAP for taking on Arvind Kejriwal.

Sep 08, 2018, 12:51 PM IST

Modi regime targeting my family, alleges Yogendra Yadav after IT raids at sister's hospital

In a series of tweets, Yadav wrote that a hospital run by his sister`s family in Haryana`s Rewari is being raided by Income Tax officials.

Jul 11, 2018, 19:38 PM IST

Karnataka Assembly elections 2018: Yogendra Yadav's Swaraj Abhiyan to contest 12 seats, names 6 candidates

The party has announced a list of six candidates, and is expected to announce six more soon.

Apr 04, 2018, 09:24 AM IST

No more Arvind Kejriwals from my movement, assures Anna Hazare

Anyone who wants to join will now have to give an undertaking against joining active politics, he said.

Jan 16, 2018, 07:56 AM IST

Kumar Vishwas talks of return of Prashant Bhushan, Yogendra Yadav to AAP

AAP leader Kumar Vishwas on Sunday said the party was holding dialogue with those who left the outfit, including Prashant Bhushan and Yogendra Yadav, to facilitate their return to the party fold.

Dec 03, 2017, 23:29 PM IST

Defamation case: Delhi court to frame charges against Arvind Kejriwal, Manish Sisodia, Yogendra Yadav

Yogendra Yadav was a member of the National Executive of the AAP until 2015, when he was expelled for alleged anti-party activities. 

Sep 14, 2017, 06:07 AM IST

Defamation case: Delhi Court to frame charges against Arvind Kejriwal, Manish Sisodia on Aug 8

On October 14, 2013, the complainant claimed, articles in leading newspapers carried "defamatory, unlawful and derogatory words used by the accused persons" which have lowered his reputation in the Bar and the society.

Aug 02, 2017, 23:38 PM IST

Yogendra Yadav, Medha Patkar detained, stopped from entering Mandsaur

Swaraj India chief Yogendra Yadav, social activists Medha Patkar, Swami Agnivesh and JNUSU president Mohit Kumar Pandey were detained by the police on Sunday when they were trying to enter restive Mandsaur district in Madhya Pradesh to meet the deceased farmers` kin.

Jun 11, 2017, 19:39 PM IST

AAP a 'sinking ship', says Yogendra Yadav

Swaraj Abhiyan leader Yogendra Yadav on Wednesday described the Aam Aadmi Party as a "sinking ship", and said there was a "naked power struggle" taking place in the Arvind Kejriwal-led party.

May 03, 2017, 22:25 PM IST

AAP leaders have not just lost MCD elections, they've lost it: Yogendra Yadav on EVM tampering allegations

Swaraj India party founder Yogendra Yadav on Thursday whole-heartedly accepted the defeat his party suffered in the municipal elections in Delhi.

Apr 26, 2017, 15:25 PM IST

Political battle can't be shifted to court: Chhattisgarh govt to SC

The Chhattisgarh government on Wednesday told the Supreme Court that Yogendra Yadav-led Swaraj Abhiyan was shifting its "political battle" to the court in the garb of a petition for probe against Chief Minister Raman Singh in the purchase of an Agusta helicopter for VVIP use.

Apr 19, 2017, 19:03 PM IST

Swaraj India launches manifesto;promises to make Delhi garbage free

The Swaraj Abhiyan on Friday launched its manifesto, vowing to make the national capital free from garbage, pollution and epidemic and put environment on its priority list if it wins the MCD polls.

Apr 14, 2017, 22:14 PM IST

Former Congress Anand Gautam corporator joins Swaraj India

Former Congress councillor Anand Gautam on Wednesday joined the Yogendra Yadav-led Swaraj India and will contest as its candidate from Hauz Khas ward of the South Delhi Municipal Corporation (SDMC).

Apr 12, 2017, 21:21 PM IST