September 21, 2019 1:38 pm
Speaking after inducting former BSP state president Dayaram Pal and ex-BSP leader Mithai Lal Bharti into the SP, Akhilesh said his family had “democracy” and that they were expanding the family to defeat the BJP in the 2022 Vidhan Sabha elections.
June 15, 2019 4:26 am
Questioned if the Pragatisheel Samajwadi Party will ally with any other party, Shivpal Yadav said, “No such proposal has come to us till now. We are focusing on how to contest the 2022 polls alone.”
March 20, 2019 5:13 am
Many in the list have been with Samajwadi Party for long and one of them, Aruna Kumari Kori, who has been fielded from the reserved Mishrikh seat, was a minister in the previous Akhilesh Yadav-led government.
March 04, 2019 2:18 am
In the 2017 polls, the BJP had won 312 seats in the 403-member House.Known for its bangle and glass chandelier industries, Firozabad, with its high Yadav and Muslim population has been an SP bastion.
February 04, 2019 6:58 am
At his ‘Hain Taiyyar Hum’ rally in Firozabad, Shivpal said that those who had only reaped benefits of the SP had removed him and are now accusing him of being BJP’s “B-party”.
January 28, 2019 3:29 am
Speaking at a programme in Etawah on Saturday, Shivpal Yadav also accused BSP chief Mayawati and SP president Akhilesh Yadav of “betrayal” and asked whether they can be trusted.
January 20, 2019 9:06 am
"Akhilesh, who reached heights with his father’s help, and Mayawati, who called BJP leaders her brothers and also tied rakhi on their wrist, have cheated... They cannot be trusted and they can betray anyone at any time,” Shivpal Yadav said.
January 13, 2019 9:01 pm
Congress, after being snubbed from the SP-BSP alliance, announced to contest from 80 seats in UP. The decision came after Congress General Secretary Ghulam Nabi Azad and UP Congress chief Raj Babbar held a closed-door meeting.
January 10, 2019 5:50 am
Speaking to the media in Lucknow, Shivpal supported the government’s decision to give 10 per cent reservation to economically weaker sections of the general category, but added that he did not trust BJP.
December 26, 2018 4:00 pm
The estranged uncle of Samajwadi Party chief Akhilesh Yadav stressed that all those talking about forming a morcha to defeat the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) should also talk to his party which was ready to deliberate on the issue.