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Guess who got stuck in a lift for half an hour: Uttar Pradesh CM Akhilesh Yadav and his wife
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Guess who got stuck in a lift for half an hour: Uttar Pradesh CM Akhilesh Yadav and his wife

Security personnel were thrown into a tizzy on Friday when Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav and his wife Dimple Yadav were stuck in a VIP lift.

Master of 'dhobi paat', mercurial Mulayam remains riddle in Indian politics
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Master of 'dhobi paat', mercurial Mulayam remains riddle in Indian politics

The 66-year old Mulayam is still best remembered for his unprecedented crackdown on kar sewaks in Ayodhya in 1989 and 1990, during his stint as chief minister.

The other Mulayam Singh bahu: Modi Sarkar's unexpected admirer raises eyebrows in UP
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The other Mulayam Singh bahu: Modi Sarkar's unexpected admirer raises eyebrows in UP

Samajwadi party chief Mulayam Singh Yadav, who to start with does not believe in women's involvement in politics, is in quite a pickle.

All in the family: Mulayam's daughter-in-law to be Samajwadi's face for women in UP
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All in the family: Mulayam's daughter-in-law to be Samajwadi's face for women in UP

Mulayam Singh looks determined to continue with the party as a family enterprise. It’s evident from the way he has been pushing the bahus to the centrestage

Rapes important issue, needs to be dealt with seriousness, say Dimple Yadav
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Rapes important issue, needs to be dealt with seriousness, say Dimple Yadav

"This is a very important social issue facing the country. It is very sensitive. I think we should take it up with all seriousness and deliberate over it," she told reporters in the Parliament premises.

Key contests, candidates: All about UP polls on 24 April
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Key contests, candidates: All about UP polls on 24 April

India's most important political states, which has 80 Lok Sabha seats, will also go to polls on 24 April as part of the sixth phase of polling.

Elections 2014: Why the Yadavs have nothing to fear on 24 April
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Elections 2014: Why the Yadavs have nothing to fear on 24 April

The people in the three Yadav family seats may not spring a surprise because they know the SP is in power till 2017.

Dimple's assets worth Rs 7.92 cr; husband Akhilesh Yadav over Rs 16 cr
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Dimple's assets worth Rs 7.92 cr; husband Akhilesh Yadav over Rs 16 cr

In her affidavit filed along with her nomination papers on Thursday, Dimple declared assets worth Rs 7,92,64,883 while husband and UP CM Akhilesh Yadav has assets worth of Rs 16,27,12,495.

Congress upbeat over eight 'sure winners' in UP list
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Congress upbeat over eight 'sure winners' in UP list

The Congress has released two lists of its candidates and which include 28 names from Uttar Pradesh out of the 80 seats in the state.

What was the DA case against Mulayam Singh: All you need to know
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What was the DA case against Mulayam Singh: All you need to know

CBI sources had said Yadav produced enough evidence showing that the assets grew during 1993-2005 because of loans from relatives which were later claimed to be the gifts.

DA case: Left with no evidence, CBI to shut probe against Mulayam
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DA case: Left with no evidence, CBI to shut probe against Mulayam

CBI will soon close its probe into the disproportionate assets case against Samajwadi Party leader Mulayam Singh Yadav as it failed to gather evidence.

How CBI case against Mulayam Singh changes with political tide
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How CBI case against Mulayam Singh changes with political tide

The progress of this case shares a grand coincidence with the swinging fortunes of both UPA governments and the warmth (or lack thereof) of Mulayam’s relationship with the ruling Congress.

Dimple Yadav moves HC seeking to quash petition against her
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Dimple Yadav moves HC seeking to quash petition against her

Dimple's counsel KR Singh submitted the application under Section 86(1) of the Representation of the People Act before a single-judge bench.

Serve notice to Dimple Yadav, or paste it at her home: HC
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Serve notice to Dimple Yadav, or paste it at her home: HC

The Allahabad High Court today directed a court in Etah to ensure that the notice on a petition challenging unopposed election of Dimple Yadav, wife of UP Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav, from Kannauj Lok Sabha seat be served on her.

Dimple Yadav: Shy Metallica fan, painter, Kannauj MP
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Dimple Yadav: Shy Metallica fan, painter, Kannauj MP

For 35-year-old Dimple Yadav, politics was never a favoured option as a career, but she was nonetheless elected unopposed to the Lok Sabha from Kannauj today.

Unopposed, Dimple Yadav wins Kannauj LS seat
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Unopposed, Dimple Yadav wins Kannauj LS seat

None of the political parties had fielded a candidate against Dimple Yadav and two candidates who were expected to contest withdrew their applications.

Kannauj bypoll: Dimple Yadav set to be elected unopposed
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Kannauj bypoll: Dimple Yadav set to be elected unopposed

On the last day of the withdrawal of names today, Dashrath Singh Shankwar (Samyukt Samajwadi Dal) and Sanju Katiyar (Independent), withdrew their nominations leaving Dimple the only candidate in the electoral fray.

Kannauj bypoll: BJP accuses SP of foul play
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Kannauj bypoll: BJP accuses SP of foul play

BJP state president Laxmikant Bajpayi said party candidate Jagdev Singh Yadav was physically obstructed by SP workers from reaching the collectorate before the Wednesday deadline for the 24 June bypoll.

Cong says not seeking comfort with SP due to prickly TMC
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Cong says not seeking comfort with SP due to prickly TMC

Congress today dismissed suggestions that its growing bonhomie with Samajwadi Party was due to prickly allies like Trinamool Congress.

Walkover for Dimple as BJP candidate fails to file nomination papers
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Walkover for Dimple as BJP candidate fails to file nomination papers

The BJP which had decided against contesting the Kannauj Lok Sabha by-election made a u-turn at the eleventh hour to enter the fray but its candidate Jagdev Yadav failed to file his nomination papers, the deadline for which ended today.