Mulayam Singh Yadav

Mulayam Singh Yadav, born November 22, 1939, is a senior Indian politician and the supremo of the Samajwadi Party. He is currently a member of Lok Sabha, representing Azamgarh constituency of Uttar Pradesh. In his career as a politician, he also served as chief minister of Uttar Pradesh thrice -- 1989 to 1991, 1993 to 1995 and 2003 to 2007. He also served as India's Defence Minister in the United Front coalition government that his party was part of. Towards

the end of 2016, it was rumoured that Mulayam Singh Yadav, also popularly know as Netaji, would be made President of India, succeeding President Pranab Mukherjee.

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In Etah, PM Modi calls SP-BSP friendship 'farzi', says it will fall apart on May 23

PM Modi attacked the alliance and said, "By doing politics in the name of the poor they have only increased their own bank balances. Only the flags of the SP and the BSP are different, their intentions are the same."

Explained: The significance of Mayawati, Mulayam Singh Yadav sharing a stage

The history of the bad blood between Mulayam and Mayawati is linked inextricably to the infamous “guest house” incident that took place in Lucknow on June 2, 1995, and turned the SP and BSP into sworn enemies, seemingly to never come together again.


Eye on Delhi, Mayawati, Mulayam end 24-yr rivalry to share stage in Mainpuri

The two leaders have been at loggerheads since the “Guest House” incident in 1995 when Mayawati was allegedly attacked by SP workers in Lucknow.

Lok Sabha elections 2019 Highlights: PM Modi hails GST for transparency in address to traders

"I welcome Mayawati to this rally. We must respect the BSP chief because she has always stood by us during bad times. I am glad she has come to support me," Mulayam Singh Yadav told the crowd.

What Mayawati said in Mainpuri: 'Mulayam not fake OBC like PM Modi' and more

BSP chief Mayawati hit out at the Congress's NYAY scheme in her speech saying that the Congress is promising a small financial help, but that would not really be of any help to backwards.

'Draupadi of Rampur' being disrobed: Sushma draws Mahabharata analogy over Azam Khan's remarks

Referring to Azam Khan's alleged derogatory remarks against actor and BJP leader Jaya Prada, Sushma Swaraj asked Mulayam Singh not to make "the mistake of staying silent like Bhishma."


Mulayam assets case: SC seeks CBI reply on fresh plea by Congress activist, agency says case closed

The CBI, today, told Supreme Court that it has closed preliminary inquiry in 2013 in disproportionate assets case against Mulayam Singh Yadav and his son Akhilesh.

Mulayam owes over Rs 2 crore to son Akhilesh Yadav, poll affidavit discloses

This was revealed in an affidavit filed by Mulayam Singh Yadav, who has been fielded by the SP from its stronghold Mainpuri Lok Sabha seat. He had filed his nomination papers from the constituency on Monday.

Akhilesh, Mulayam Yadav disproportionate assets case: SC sends notice to CBI, seeks reply in two weeks

A petition filed by advocate Vishwanath Chaturvedi sought an investigation against Mulayam Singh Yadav, Akhilesh Yadav, Mulayam's other son Prateek, and his daughter-in-law Dimple. Supreme Court, in 2007, asked the CBI to conduct a preliminary enquiry.

In U-turn, Samajwadi Party adds Mulayam's name on top of star campaigners' list

The party's initial list of 40 "star campaigners" had no mention of Mulayam. However, in the revised list, the party mentioned Mulayam Singh Yadav's name on the top before sending it to the Election Commission.

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Mulayam Singh Yadav celebrates 79th birthday, showers blessings on Akhilesh

Mulayam Singh Yadav also cut a cake on the occasion and offered the first slice to his son Akhilesh.

Mulayam Singh Yadav arrives in Saifai to celebrate his 76 birthday

Mulayam Singh Yadav was given a rousing welcome when he reached his native village Saifai to celebrate his 76 birthday on Saturday (November 21).


Political rivals Modi, Mulayam share stage at wedding of Lalu's daughter

To strengthen political ties, Lalu's youngest daughter Raj Lakshmi tied knot with Mulayam Singh's grand nephew on Thursday.

All party attendance at Mulayam-Lalu Saifai party

Hundreds of hands holding mobile phones could be seen clicking pictures of Modi. Some of them even reached the media section requesting the reporters seated to capture Modi in their mobiles.

Mulayam's birthday bash: Rides imported buggy, cuts 75 kg cake

Mulayam Singh Yadav marked his 75th birthday in style, riding an imported Victorian- style ‘buggy’ in Rampur on Friday. However, controversy followed when party leader and minister Azam Khan, when asked about the funding for the event, quipped that the money has come from the Taliban and Dawood Ibrahim.

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

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


Today in pics: March 2, 2014

Akhilesh Yadav at 'Desh Bachao Desh Banao Maha rally' in Allahabad.