Lalmani Verma


Shivpal Yadav expels Akhilesh minister, CM meets Governor as SP crisis deepens
Thu, Oct 27, 2016

Pawan Pandey is the seventh prominent face to be expelled from the SP by Shivpal in a month.

Ashu Malik, victim of alleged assault by Pawan Pandey, is emerging Muslim face and close to Mulayam
Thu, Oct 27, 2016

He joined the SP in 2007 and became close to Mulayam by organising programmes for him in Muslim-dominated areas

Pawan Pandey, expelled for assault, is first-time MLA who snatched Ayodhya from BJP
Thu, Oct 27, 2016

Shivpal has alleged that Pandey had assaulted Malik at the CM's official residence on October 24. When contacted, Pandey denied the assault.

Samajwadi Party crisis: Shivpal Yadav scouting partners for ‘grand alliance’
Thu, Oct 27, 2016

On a day when Rahul Gandhi called UP Congress leaders to seek their views on possible alliances, Shivpal too left for Delhi .

UP elections: Mulayam Singh mum on future CM, Akhilesh Yadav fans agitate
Wed, Oct 26, 2016

On a day when Akhilesh’s supporters noisily flexed their muscle outside, Mulayam held his third meeting with Akhilesh and Shivpal at his home following two meetings the previous day.

Samajwadi Party feud: After Lucknow daytime drama, a late night patch-up move
Tue, Oct 25, 2016

CM breaks down at meeting, Shivpal claims Akhilesh planned new party.

Many Samajwadi Party MLAs pray Mulayam will back Akhilesh Yadav
Tue, Oct 25, 2016

A number of party MLAs said they would go by whatever Mulayam decides but many of stressed how happy they are with Akhilesh’s leadership.

CM Akhilesh Yadav sacks uncle Shivpal and his aides, Mulayam expels cousin Ram Gopal
Tue, Oct 25, 2016

After Akhilesh fired uncle Shivpal and three of his close ministers from the Cabinet, party chief Mulayam Singh Yadav expelled cousin and Rajya Sabha MP Ram Gopal Yadav.

Firings from both sides, open war in Samajwadi Party
Mon, Oct 24, 2016

Akhilesh sacked Shivpal and Om Prakash Singh, Narad Rai and Syeda Shadab Fatima from the Cabinet. The three ministers are believed to be close to Shivpal and Amar Singh.

To bridge divide in Samajwadi party’s first family, 5 party veterans wade in
Sun, Oct 23, 2016

Hold meetings with SP chief, Akhilesh; will again meet Mulayam today.

Fifth Samajwadi Party legislator close to Akhilesh Yadav expelled
Sun, Oct 23, 2016

The decision to expel the MLC was taken after a meeting of the SP state executive committee, called by Shivpal, adopted a resolution seeking action against him.

Akhilesh Yadav camp goes after ‘anti-social’ Amar Singh
Mon, Oct 24, 2016

Amar Singh has been the target of the Akhilesh camp since differences within the family hit a peak last month, with Mulayam Singh Yadav replacing Akhilesh with Shivpal as party state president.

It is UPA’s historical effort: Rahul on Rajiv Gandhi petroleum institute inauguration
Sat, Oct 22, 2016

Congress vice-president to give ceremony ‘not being held on a mutually convenient date’ a miss.

Amethi institute UPA’s, not NDA’s credit: Rahul Gandhi
Sat, Oct 22, 2016

Congress local MP Rahul Gandhi on Friday sought to deny the Narendra Modi government credit for setting up a campus of an institution named after his father in his Lok Sabha constituency.

Those writing letters hold posts due to Mulayam Singh’s struggles: MLC
Fri, Oct 21, 2016

The Facebook post also said that the series of letters were affecting the dignity of both Mulayam and Akhilesh.

Mayawati better than Samajwadi Party: AAP on law and order in UP
Fri, Oct 21, 2016

The comments hold significance with both BSP and AAP set to contest the Assembly polls in Punjab next year.

BJP workers to instil ‘spirit of nationalism’ in UP youth
Fri, Oct 21, 2016

BJP Yuva Morcha state vice-president Vijay Soni said the programme “has no connection” with the recent surgical strike.

As SP completes 25 years, will rifts in Mulayam’s parivar threaten its future?
Thu, Oct 20, 2016

Mulayam has not only maintained his effective presence in UP politics for nearly 50 years, he has also settled 17 other family members into public life and successfully displayed them as 'united' upto now.

Shivpal misled you, conspired against CM Akhilesh Yadav: Mainpuri MLC writes to Mulayam
Thu, Oct 20, 2016

Singh, an MLC from Etah-Mathura-Mainpuri local body constituency, demanded that Akhilesh be named as the party’s national president and handed over all powers of the organisation.

UP elections 2017: Eye on Brahmins, Amit Shah to address Etawah rally
Thu, Oct 20, 2016

The rally has been organised at the Numaish ground in Etawah — 18 km from Saifai.

Akhilesh Yadav announces UP-wide yatra, set to miss Samajwadi Party jubilee celebrations
Thu, Oct 20, 2016

Akhilesh’s father and SP supremo Mulayam Singh Yadav is learnt to be very enthusiastic about the silver jubilee event.

Ayodhya takes centrestage ahead of Uttar Pradesh polls
Wed, Oct 19, 2016

Ayodhya: Minister checks museum sites, says politics not on agenda, others raise temple demand.

Youth leader who quit Samajwadi Party post after Shivpal took over forms ‘Akhilesh Sena’
Tue, Oct 18, 2016

The leaders who have joined the Sena allege that Akhilesh has been denied his rightful due and was being neglected in the party organisation.

Islamic seminary tells IAF official ‘not allowed to grow beard’ to quit job or seek forgiveness from god
Sun, Oct 16, 2016

The official said that he joined the IAF at an early age and was 'not having beard' then.

Uttar Pradesh polls: Amit Shah tears into Mayawati, Akhilesh
Sat, Oct 15, 2016

The yatra, taken out by Buddhist monks led by former Rajya Sabha MP Dhamma Viriyo (87), was flagged off by Home Minister Rajnath Singh in Varanasi in April.

PM Modi, Amit Shah to participate in Parivartan Yatra
Fri, Oct 14, 2016

The BJP decided that party national president would flag off the yatra, while Modi would address the Parivartan Sabha in Lucknow on December 24 - the concluding day.

Amit Shah to address Dalits, OBCs at Buddhist event in Kanpur
Fri, Oct 14, 2016

Shah’s address will be part of the closing ceremony of the ‘Dhamma Chetna Yatra’, taken out by Buddhist monks.

Shivpal Yadav asks district units to hold janata darbars
Fri, Oct 14, 2016

In a circular, Shivpal has directed that letters of the people will now be sent to the state administration and concerned ministers only through the district SP office.

BJP seeks CBI probe into Kanshi Ram’s death
Fri, Oct 14, 2016

State BJP president Keshav Prasad Maurya said he has made the demand on the basis of letters he received from family members of Kanshi Ram and several BSP leaders.

Those who shelter, help terrorists must not be spared: PM Modi
Wed, Oct 12, 2016

PM Modi said the global community has to unite to put an end to terror, the “enemy of humanity” which is “destroying the world”.

Kill the Ravan of female foeticide, says PM Modi
Fri, Oct 14, 2016

Addressing the Dussehra programme at Lucknow’s Aishbagh Ramlila ground, Modi said the international Girl Child Day has coincided with Vijayadashami, or Dussehra, this year.

Uttarakhand: BJP plans campaign to felicitate armymen and ex-servicemen
Mon, Oct 10, 2016

The campaign, named “BJP ka abhiyan-Sainik ka samman”, is significant for the BJP in poll-bound Uttarakhand, which has a large number of people who have either served in the Army, or are currently working in the national defence forces.

Expelled youth leaders find place in office of trust headed by Akhilesh Yadav
Mon, Oct 10, 2016

Both Mulayam and Shivpal, who generally attend all events associated with Janeshwar Mishra, were not present at the event as they were not in Lucknow.

If Samajwadi Party gives him ticket, Mukhtar will contest, says Afzal
Sun, Oct 09, 2016

Three months after the merger of QED with Samajwadi Party was called off, Shivpal on Thursday had again announced the merger of the two parties.

Up election: Mukhtar Ansari will contest if Samajwadi Party allows, says QED chief Afzal Ansari
Sun, Oct 09, 2016

Three months after the merger of QED with the SP was called off, Shivpal on Thursday had again announced the merger of the two parties.

I am a Dalit and my son was a Dalit, asserts Rohith Vemula’s mother in Lucknow
Sun, Oct 09, 2016

In its 41-page report was submitted by former Allahabad High Court judge, it has been stated that Rohit's mother “branded” herself as Dalit to avail the benefits of reservation.