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Shivpal Yadav's security changes from Z to Y; SP leaders call it BJP's petty tactics to bring 'Chacha-Bhatija' down
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Shivpal Yadav's security changes from Z to Y; SP leaders call it BJP's petty tactics to bring 'Chacha-Bhatija' down

SP leaders say that BJP is not able to tolerate the unity of "Chacha and Bhatija", as a result of which now it is adopting petty tactics like reducing security

Azam Khan staunch opponent of communal forces, says SP chief Akhilesh Yadav 
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Azam Khan staunch opponent of communal forces, says SP chief Akhilesh Yadav 

Samajwadi Party chief hit out at the Bhartiya Janta Party (BJP) and said that BJP is annoyed that Azam Khan made a high-end educational institution in Rampur

Akhilesh Yadav alleges EC didn't follow rules regarding voters' list in UP Assembly elections
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Akhilesh Yadav alleges EC didn't follow rules regarding voters' list in UP Assembly elections

The SP president also added, if the Election Commission followed rules regarding electoral roll in 2022 Assembly elections, thousands of voters would not have been deprived of voting

Mulayam Singh Yadav's last rites to be held in his ancestral village Saifai today
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Mulayam Singh Yadav's last rites to be held in his ancestral village Saifai today

Mulayam Singh passed away on Monday morning at the age of 82 at Gurugram's Medanta Hospital due to age-related ailments

From firing at kar sevaks to defending rapists: The controversies courted by Mulayam Singh Yadav
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From firing at kar sevaks to defending rapists: The controversies courted by Mulayam Singh Yadav

Veteran leader Mulayam Singh Yadav was no stranger to controversy. The guest house scandal when Samajwadi Party workers attacked Mayawati, the order to fire at kar sevaks in Ayodhya, and remarks opposing capital punishment for rapists saying ‘boys will be boys’ are some lows of his political career

Mulayam Singh Yadav's death marks end of an era in Indian politics: Amit Shah
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Mulayam Singh Yadav's death marks end of an era in Indian politics: Amit Shah

A three-day state mourning has been announced by Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath as a mark of respect to Mulayam Singh Yadav

Mulayam Singh Yadav, founder of Samajwadi Party, to be cremated in his native village in Saifai on Tuesday
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Mulayam Singh Yadav, founder of Samajwadi Party, to be cremated in his native village in Saifai on Tuesday

Mulayam Singh Yadav, 82, died on Monday in a private hospital in Gurugram at 8:16 am after a prolonged illness

RIP Netaji: How Mulayam Singh Yadav wrestled his way into politics and became a political icon
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RIP Netaji: How Mulayam Singh Yadav wrestled his way into politics and became a political icon

A teacher and wrestler, Mulayam Singh Yadav made his entry into politics in the '60s and established himself as a socialist OBC leader. In a political career spanning over 50 years, he has been Uttar Pradesh’s chief minister thrice and also the Union defence minister

In third term as Samajwadi Party chief, Akhilesh Yadav eyes Mayawati's Dalit vote bank
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In third term as Samajwadi Party chief, Akhilesh Yadav eyes Mayawati's Dalit vote bank

Taking over from his father, Akhilesh Yadav first become SP president at an emergency meeting of the party in the backdrop of power tussle in the family in January 2017, and for the second time at the scheduled party national convention at Agra in October the same year

Lucknow: SP national convention on 29 September to elect party president
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Lucknow: SP national convention on 29 September to elect party president

The Samajwadi Party (SP) will hold its national convention at Lucknow on 29 September during which its president will be elected, and the party's strategy for the 2024 Lok Sabha polls discussed.

Caste is the name of game in UP as Shivpal Yadav floats 'Yadav Renaissance Mission'
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Caste is the name of game in UP as Shivpal Yadav floats 'Yadav Renaissance Mission'

Shivpal Yadav is the patron of the organisation, while former MP from Sambhal DP Yadav is its president. Writer Vishwatma is founder member of the Mission

Bulldozer razes 'illegal' shops outside Samajwadi Party office in Lucknow
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Bulldozer razes 'illegal' shops outside Samajwadi Party office in Lucknow

According to the Lucknow Municipal Corporation officials, the makeshift shops on Vikramaditya Marg were illegal and their owners were sent notices several times in the last six months asking them to remove the structures

Mayawati slams Akhilesh Yadav for meeting jailed party MLA
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Mayawati slams Akhilesh Yadav for meeting jailed party MLA

She also targeted the Samajwadi Party chief for not offering the same support to party's jailed Muslim leaders

'BJP Bhagaon' slogan coming from Bihar: Akhilesh Yadav
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'BJP Bhagaon' slogan coming from Bihar: Akhilesh Yadav

"I think soon political parties and people in different states will stand against BJP," Akhilesh Yadav said

Uttar Pradesh: Aparna Yadav comes out in support of Shivpal Yadav against Samajwadi Party
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Uttar Pradesh: Aparna Yadav comes out in support of Shivpal Yadav against Samajwadi Party

She mentioned that choosing a tribal woman as a presidential candidate is in itself an example of no-discrimination policy in BJP's ideology

Rajbhar out but SP's two estranged partners willing to fight Lok Sabha polls with Akhilesh Yadav
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Rajbhar out but SP's two estranged partners willing to fight Lok Sabha polls with Akhilesh Yadav

The leaders of Janwadi Party (Socialist) and Mahan Dal, which were Samajwadi Party allies in the 2022 Uttar Pradesh Assembly polls but had left the alliance after its defeat in the elections, have high praise for the SP chief

'Can't even handle his own family...': OP Rajbhar slams Akhilesh Yadav
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'Can't even handle his own family...': OP Rajbhar slams Akhilesh Yadav

OP Rajbhar said that his party is no longer in alliance with the Samajwadi Party and indicated that he could be cosying up to the BSP

Akhilesh Yadav unable to tolerate growing stature of backward class leaders, says UP Dy CM Keshav Prasad Maurya
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Akhilesh Yadav unable to tolerate growing stature of backward class leaders, says UP Dy CM Keshav Prasad Maurya

Maurya's comments come after Samajwadi Party issued letters to Om Prakash Rajbhar and Shivpal Yadav, which said that they can go where they will get more respect

Portion of Bundelkhand Expressway caves in days after inauguration; visuals go viral
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Portion of Bundelkhand Expressway caves in days after inauguration; visuals go viral

The Bundelkhand Expressway has been constructed at a cost of about Rs 14,850 crore under the sponsorship of the Uttar Pradesh Expressways Industrial Development Authority (UPEIDA). This project is likely to give a big boost to industrial development and connectivity in the region

Samajwadi Party intimidates Muslims for votes: OP Rajbhar
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Samajwadi Party intimidates Muslims for votes: OP Rajbhar

Referring to the police recruitment during the Samajwadi Party regime from 2012-17, Rajbhar said that the Muslim community should have got 20 per cent of the posts according to their demographic share