Free Press Journal
  • 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”.

  • I made a mistake by making Akhilesh CM, says Mulayam

    Mainpuri : In a scathing attack at former Uttar Pradesh chief minister and his son Akhilesh Yadav, Samajwadi Party patron Mulayam Singh Yadav on Sunday said the former forged an alliance with the Congress which left no stones unturned in ruining his life.

  • Mulayam to head new, secular front: Shivpal

    Lucknow : Fissures in the Samajwadi Party (SP) on Friday resurfaced with senior leader Shivpal Yadav declaring that his brother Mulayam Singh Yadav will head a secular front to be formed by him.

  • SP to support any secular alliance for prez poll: Akhilesh Yadav

    Lucknow: The Samajwadi Party (SP) is ready to support any secular alliance for the presidential poll, which is a few months away, its president Akhilesh Yadav said today. “If there is any secular alliance (for the presidential poll), my party will support it,” he told reporters at the SP headquarters here.

  • Akhilesh spent Rs 21.15 lakh to save Yadav Singh: RTI

    Lucknow: The Samajwadi Party (SP) government had paid a whopping Rs 21.15 lakh to different senior lawyers of the Supreme Court to avoid CBI enquiry against tainted Noida Chief Engineer Yadav Singh, accused of amassing crores of rupees through illegal activities.

  • Do not interfere in Muslim laws: Abu Azmi

    So much hue and cry on triple talaq is uncalled for. Any interference in our Muslim Personal Law is strictly not acceptable, tweets the SP leader.

  • Judge suspended after granting bail to rape-accused Prajapati

    Allahabad (Uttar Pradesh): Additional Sessions Judge Om Prakash Mishra who granted bail to the rape accused Samajwadi Party leader and former minister Gayatri Prajapati was suspended on Friday.

  • Mulayam Singh blames media & voters for SP’s defeat in UP elections

    Lucknow : Samajwadi Party patron Mulayam Singh Yadav on Sunday blamed the media and voters for the party’s electoral loss in the Uttar Pradesh Assembly polls but the state BJP said that he was “putting a question mark on the wisdom of the people of the state”.

  • BJP keen on protecting cows not women: Jaya Bachchan

    New Delhi : Expressing anguish over BJP’s youth wing leader Yogesh Varshney’s comments offering a reward of Rs. 11 lakh for West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee’s head, Samajwadi Party’s Rajya Sabha MP Jaya Bachchan on Wednesday said that the saffron party was keen on protecting cows but not women.

  • Post note ban Currency returned to RBI is being calculated

    New Delhi: The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) is still calculating and taking stock of the currency that was returned to banks post demonetisation, Finance Minister Arun Jaitley said on Tuesday.

  • SC to hear on Apr 13 pleas challenging use of EVMs in polls

    New Delhi: The Supreme Court today said it will hear on April 13 the pleas challenging the use of EVMs in elections without equipping the machines with voter verified paper audit trail (VVPAT). A bench headed by Chief Justice J S Khehar refused to give sepearate hearing to a plea filed by former Samajwadi Party (SP) lawmaker Ataur Rehman who sought elections with EVMs equipped with VVPAT.

  • Will Yogi Adityanath offer namaz, asks Azam Khan

    Senior Samajwadi Party leader Azam Khan on Friday asked Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adiyanath if he would “prefer to offer namaz”, as he had earlier said it was similar to surya namaskar. “Since you find similarities between surya namaskar and namaz, will you prefer to offer namaz?” he asked the chief minister.–PTI

  • SP fulfilled promises of people in UP, yet lost polls: Mulayam

    New Delhi : Mulayam Singh Yadav on Wednesday said the people of Uttar Pradesh fell for the “false” promises made by the BJP and voted it to power while his Samajwadi Party lost despite fulfilling all its promises.  “We provided education. We provided medicines in the state. Nowhere in the country has this happened. We worked for the farmers. Education is free, medicine is free (in Uttar Pradesh). There is free treatment in