Free Press Journal
  • Changing Uttar Pradesh scenario

    Politics might be opportunistic, unprincipled, selfish, ugly, etc, but dull it never is. For, its practitioners represent almost every colour in the multi-hued kaleidoscope. Just when you thought the BJP might be in for tough times ahead in the 2019 election following the unlikely jugalbandi between Mayawati and Akhilesh Yadav, out pops Shivpal Yadav, threatening to spoil the party. The newfound bonhomie between the SP’s ‘bhatija’ and the BSP’s ‘bua’, it seems,

  • UP Bungalow row: Mulayam, Akhilesh Yadav withdraw plea from SC seeking time to vacate govt bungalows

    New Delhi: Former Uttar Pradesh chief ministers Mulayam Singh Yadav and Akhilesh Yadav on Thursday withdrew their petitions from the Supreme Court in connection with the issue of vacating their bungalows. The lawyer who was appearing on behalf of the father-son asked the Apex Court bench to dispose of their petition as the former chief ministers have already vacated the government bungalows.

  • Ex-Uttar Pradesh CMs Mulayam and Akhilesh Yadav move SC seeking time to vacate govt bunglows

    New Delhi: Former UP chief ministers Mulayam Singh Yadav and his son Akhilesh Yadav today moved the Supreme Court seeking “appropriate time” for vacating their official residences allocated by the Uttar Pradesh government. The plea has been filed in the backdrop of the May 7 apex court judgement that had struck down an amendment in a state legislation allowing former chief ministers to retain government accommodation even after

  • Mulayam seeks two more years in official bungalow

    Lucknow : Samajwadi Party patriarch Mulayam Singh Yadav has sought permission from the Uttar Pradesh estate department to stay in his government bungalow for another two years.

  • Mulayam Singh Yadav justifies police firing on Ayodhya kar sevaks in 1990

    Lucknow : Samajwadi Party founder Mulayam Singh Yadav on Wednesday justified his order to open fire on kar sevaks marching towards Ayodhya in 1990, saying if even more people were required to be killed for the country’s unity and integrity, the security forces would have done it.

  • Names of Mulayam Singh, Shivpal missing from SP national exec list

    Lucknow : The Samajwadi Party on Monday released a list of its 55-member national executive, headed by party chief Akhilesh Yadav, but the names of veterans Mulayam Singh Yadav and Shivpal Singh Yadav were missing from it.

  • Akhilesh re-elected SP chief for next 5 years, Mulayam missed

    Agra (UP) : Mulayam Singh Yadav and his comrade-in-arms brother Shivpal Yadav on Thursday skipped the Samajwadi Party’s national executive where Akhilesh was re- elected as the party president.

  • Akhilesh Yadav re-elected Samajwadi Party national president for 5-years

    Agra: Akhilesh Yadav was today unanimously re-elected as the Samajwadi Party’s national president for a five-year term, further consolidating his grip over the party after sidelining his father Mulayam Singh Yadav and uncle Shivpal Yadav. His re-election was announced by senior SP leader Ram Gopal Yadav at the SP national convention here. The party’s constitution was amended to extend the tenure of the party chief to five years from the existing three

  • Mulayam may announce new party today

    LUCKNOW: In a crucial turn of events in the battle for supremacy in the Samajwadi Party, Mulayam Singh Yadav is likely to announce a new outfit on Monday along with virtually defunct Lok Dal, and retain the ‘samajwadi’ tag in its name, sources in the two parties have indicated.

  • China preparing to attack India: Mulayam Yadav in Rajya Sabha

    New Delhi : Samajwadi Party leader Mulayam Singh Yadav, a former defence minister, on Wednesday warned that China is fully prepared to declare a war on India any time and hence the Government must act first before it mounts the attack.

  • SP divided in two camps on poll eve, cross-voting likely

    LUCKNOW: The Samajwadi Party appears divided on the eve of the presidential election with camps led by its patron Mulayam Singh Yadav and party chief Akhilesh Yadav all set to vote for rival candidates, triggering possibility of cross-voting.

  • Mulayam ‘angry’ with me: Akhilesh at Ramgopal’s birthday bash

    Etawah: Samajwadi Party’s national president Akhilesh Yadav today admitted that his father and SP patron Mulayam Singh Yadav is “angry” with him, and hence did not turn up here for the birthday of his uncle Ramgopal Yadav who turned 71 today.