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Azam Khan


Attorney General Venugopal pulls out a question: Can there be new curbs on freedom of speech?

October 24, 2019 6:44 am

The matter had risen in the context of controversial remarks by then Uttar Pradesh minister Azam Khan on the July 2016 Bulandshahr gangrape case. Later that year, Khan tendered an unconditional apology to the Supreme Court.

UP, Rampur Assembly bypolls: In four-cornered contest, it’s Azam versus BJP

October 16, 2019 5:10 am

BJP now looks to breach SP leader’s pocketborough

UP: SP fields Azam Khan’s wife from Rampur

September 30, 2019 1:36 am

While SP has fielded party MP Azam Khan’s wife — Tazeen Fatima — from Rampur Assembly seat, the BJP has nominated local leader Bharat Bhushan Gupta, who had lost to Azam Khan from the same seat in the 2012 Assembly polls on a BSP ticket.

UP: Samajwadi Party fields Azam Khan's wife Tazeen Fatima from Rampur

September 29, 2019 8:03 pm

On Sunday, SP announced the names of the candidates for 10 assembly seats while declaring support for its alliance partner Rashtriya Lok Dal’s candidate for Iglas seat in Aligarh.

HC stays Azam Khan’s arrest in 27 land grabbing cases ‘with a rider’

September 26, 2019 3:52 am

The 27 FIRs were lodged between July 13 and July 20 this year by Rampur administration over alleged land grab for expansion of Mohammad Ali Jauhar University — Azam Khan is the chancellor of the private university run by a Trust.

Akhilesh Yadav: Will drop all cases against Azam Khan if SP voted back

September 15, 2019 10:47 am

Reacting to Akhilesh's remarks, BJP spokesperson Rakesh Tripathi said the SP chief should stand with the poor farmers whose “land was snatched by Azam Khan”.

Azam Khan cheated people of his community: UP minister

September 05, 2019 4:05 pm

Khan, the Lok Sabha MP from Rampur, is facing several police cases, including related to grabbing of land.

Mulayam backs Azam Khan, accuses BJP govt of vendetta against MP

September 03, 2019 6:39 pm

Addressing his first press conference here in months, the SP founder said Azam Khan has been facing “injustice” and party workers will launch a protest against it.

Cases pile on: Azam Khan, brother booked for attempt to murder; police question sister

September 02, 2019 4:47 am

The case against Shareef and his son was lodged on a complaint of Mohammad Ahmed, who claims to be a neighbour of Azam and his brother.

SP leader Azam Khan booked in four more cases for ‘usurping’ Waqf Board land

August 30, 2019 3:30 am

According to police, then circle officer (CO) Aaley Hasan and Khan’s PRO Fasahat Shanu have also been named in the four FIRs, along with three identified and 30 to 40 unidentified people, besides the MP.


Mulayam Singh rides a London imported 'buggy' to celebrate birthday

November 21, 2014 7:20 pm

Samajwadi Party leader Azam Khan left no stone unturned to make Mulayam's birthday celebration a success.


Rahul Gandhi should have toffees with kids: Azam Khan

January 25, 2016 7:26 am

Rampur, Jan 25 (ANI): Samajwadi Party leader Azam Khan took Congress vice-president Rahul Gandhi on his dart and said he should better have toffees with kids as he the nation doesn't take him seriously. Rahul Gandhi had held 'padyatra' in Bundelkhand on January 23, and had said the Centre and the state government account for the poor condition of Bundelkhand.

BJP politicizing Ram Temple issue: Azam Khan

January 10, 2016 11:20 am

Rampur, Jan 10 (ANI): Samajwadi Party (SP) leader Azam Khan on Sunday said the Ram Temple issue is being politicized by the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) because of the 2017 elections. He said the BJP did not learn from its past mistakes of Delhi and Bihar elections and soon it would meet the same fate as it met in the past. He added that the NDA Government was merely venting out venomous comments and creating a divide among the people of the country.