Monday, Oct 03, 2022

Samajwadi Party


Uttar Pradesh elections 2017: PM Modi can say whatever he wants, UP has adopted Samajwadi Party, says Mulayam Singh Yadav

February 19, 2017 1:30 pm

Mulayam Singh also added that Akhilesh Yadav will once again be chosen as the chief minister.

For some in Yadav heartland, Akhilesh Yadav might as well be CM of Saifai

February 18, 2017 5:58 pm

The current Akhilesh administration in 2015 had sanctioned Rs 700 crore for Saifai that included funds to build an international cricket stadium for a seating capacity of 40,000 people, a swimming pool and an astroturf for hockey.

UP elections 2017: Lok Dal to 'Mulayam ke log,' Yadav home turf is split down middle

February 18, 2017 11:34 am

A sitting MLA denied ticket, a rebel SP leader campaigning on Lok Dal ticket and a splinter SP organisation are signs that the feud within the family of Mulayam Singh Yadav is nowhere near over.

UP elections 2017: Akhilesh vs Shivpal wide open on family turf

February 17, 2017 4:32 am

Akhilesh said he will not spare those who create differences between him and his father.

UP elections 2017: Lucknow Central, where the alliance took off, it’s Congress vs SP

February 10, 2017 1:26 am

The Indian Express travels a day each with the two candidates as they go about their separate campaigns.

UP elections 2017: High-decibel campaign with stalwarts in action ends in west UP

February 09, 2017 8:33 pm

Joining hands with Congress leader Rahul Gandhi, Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav led the SP assault, as party patriarch Mulayam kept away following family feud.

UP polls 2017: Modi, demonetisation, jobs theme of Rahul Gandhi rallies

February 09, 2017 1:37 pm

Rahul has made denomenisation and its effects, primarily farmer distress, as his election theme for Uttar Pradesh.

Samajwadi Party's manifesto wants to empower women, but its scheme ends up helping men more

February 08, 2017 8:19 pm

The party's Programme for Women Empowerment features a pledge that if voted to power the party would offer Rs. 2 lakhs to men who marry disabled or widowed women. It's an incentive to marry primarily for monetary reasons -- and that's a cause for concern

UP, Punjab Assembly Elections 2017: Here's what BJP, Congress, AAP have promised for women

February 08, 2017 2:04 pm

In most of the parties' proposed pledges, women's issues have been dwarfed in their importance and have barely received attention.

Samajwadi Party 'war room' breathes life in SP campaign

February 02, 2017 3:04 pm

"We are synchronising the entire campaign with the tagline of 'kaam bolta hai' highlighting the works done by the CM," Aashish Yadav, in-charge of the war room said.


First SP-Congress roadshow in Lucknow in pictures

January 29, 2017 3:23 pm

Assembly elections in Uttar Pradesh are due to start on February 3. SP and Congress have agreed to sharing the 403 assembly seats in the state, with SP contesting from 298 seats and Congress from 105 seats.