Free Press Journal
  • Fresh strains in SP: Mulayam Singh dumps Akhilesh loyalist

    Lucknow: In signs of fresh strains in the Samajwadi Party ahead of its state and national convention, its patron Mulayam Singh Yadav today removed Akhilesh-loyalist Ram Gopal Yadav from the post of secretary of the Lohia Trust and appointed his brother Shivpal Yadav in his place. The SP is holding its state convention on September 23 in Lucknow while its national convention is scheduled on October 5 in Agra.

  • Uttar Pradesh Health Minister Siddharth Nath Singh shares video showing water leakage in his bungalow

    Lucknow: Uttar Pradesh Health Minister Siddharth Nath Singh on Monday shared a video showing the ‘pathetic’ condition of his bungalow during the monsoons, saying that the ministers are still dependent on the government agencies, purportedly hinting towards privatisation. In what can be termed as a veiled attack at the earlier Samajwadi Party government, Nath Singh took to Twitter and expressed his concern at the pitiable condition of his residence.

  • Sharad Yadav readies for show of strength

    New Delhi : Leaders from several opposition parties, including the Congress and the Left, are expected to attend an event on Friday, hosted by rebel JD(U) leader Sharad Yadav on Wednesday.

  • SP delegation to visit Gorakhpur, Akhilesh accuses Yogi Govt of hiding facts

    Lucknow: Informing that a Samajwadi Party (SP) delegation will visiting Gorakhpur in the wake of 64 deaths due to alleged shortage of oxygen supply in Baba Raghav Das Medical College hospital, former Uttar Pradesh chief minister Akhilesh Yadav on Saturday said the state government and administration is hiding crucial facts in the case.

  • Sachin and Rekha better quit RS: SP

    New Delhi : Samajwadi Party MP Naresh Agarwal raises the issue of the nominated members hardly coming to the Rajya Sabha in every session.

  • Azaan row rages as Suchitra Krishnamoorthi hits back

    New Delhi: It seems like the issue of loudspeakers for Azaan does not seem to die down. After actor-singer Suchitra Krishnamoorthi tweeted recently, complaining about ‘ear shattering call’ for azaan, many more have reacted to her controversial tweets.

  • BJYM members blacken Naresh Agarwal’s nameplate

    New Delhi: Unidentified persons, claiming to be BJYM members, on Thursday blackened the nameplate at Samajwadi Party MP Naresh Agarwal’s residence a day after his controversial remark on Hindu gods in the Rajya Sabha.

  • 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.

  • Azam Khan levels charges against the army

    Rampur (Uttar Pradesh): Samajwadi Party (SP) leader Azam Khan on Wednesday accused the Indian Army of misbehaving with the people of Jammu and Kashmir.

  • Mulayam meets Prajapati: SP chief supporting criminals is not new, says BJP

    New Delhi/Bengaluru: Outrightly condemning Mulayam Singh Yadav’s meeting with rape accused and former Uttar Pradesh minister Gayatri Prajapati at the Lucknow District Jail and assertion of a ‘false campaign’ being carried out against him, the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on Wednesday said that it was unfortunate that a senior leader like the former was making such comments, while also adding that it was the innate psyche of the Samajwadi Party chief to

  • No plans to take Amar Singh in Samajwadi front: Shivpal Yadav

    Lucknow : Samajwadi Party leader Shivpal Yadav on Sunday said he has no plans to take Amar Singh in his proposed Samajawadi Secular Front and that he had also opposed his rejoining the party last year. “I was not in favour of Amar Singh joining SP again. I knew he will not be getting due respect and one should avoid…You can ask anyone I was not in his favour”, Yadav told PTI.

  • Bhopal: 5 injured in clash between two factions of SP

    Bhopal: At least five people were reportedly injured after two rival groups of Samajwadi Party (SP) clashed with each other during a party event at their party office on Tuesday at TT Nagar locality here. Police have registered two separate cases on the basis of the complaints lodged by both the groups. According to sources, state office in charge of SP, Deepak Meena organised a party meeting at SP’s office

  • No martyrs from Gujarat, says Akhilesh, faces flak

    Lucknow/Ahmedabad : Samajwadi Party chief Akhilesh Yadav on Wednesday appeared to question the patriotism of the people of Gujarat when he said no soldier from the state got martyred, remarks the BJP claimed stemmed from “frustration”.