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Akhilesh Yadav Comments on Chidambaram’s Arrest, Says ‘Battle of Papers’ Must be Fought to Take on Govt

The Samajwadi Party chief commented that the police, army and all other departments were under the government, and the Centre could only be fought if one had strong paperwork. Lucknow: Samajwadi Party president and former chief minister of Uttar Pradesh Akhilesh Yadav commented on the arrest of former finance minister P Chidambaram by the CBI in the INX media case, saying that to stand up to the current government, one needs to win the fight on “papers” first. “This is a battle of papers and it should be fought. If…


SP-BSP partnership puts money on Akhilesh Yadav to counter Modi-Yogi in east UP

Akhilesh Yadav

Samajwadi Party (SP) boss Akhilesh Yadav’s choice to contest from the Azamgarh Lok Sabha seat is a strategic move by the SP-BSP partnership to recapture lost ground in east UP and counter the ‘Modi-Yogi enchantment’, political spectators and collusion insiders state. The BJP had for all intents and purposes pulverized the restriction challenge in the 2014 race, winning 71 of the 80 Lok Sabha situates in the state. The BJP partner Apna Dal won two seats. Samajwadi Party supporter Mulayam Singh Yadav countered the saffron wave by winning the Azamgarh situate. Be…


Modi Govt is using CBI to target Akhilesh Yadav after SP-BSP TIE-UP

Modi Govt is using CBI to target Akhilesh Yadav after SP-BSP TIE-UP

Samajwadi Party chief Akhilesh Yadav on Sunday launched a scathing attack on Narendra Modi government, saying BJP is nervous after the BSP-SP alliance and is using CBI to target leaders of both the parties. Akhilesh termed the CBI raids on SP, BSP leaders and IAS officers in the illegal mining case as “politically motivated”. “Earlier, the Congress gave the opportunity to meet the CBI, now the BJP has given it,” the SP President said. BJP was quick to hit back at Akhilesh. In 2016 Allahabad HC took cognizance of the…


Why Yogi Adityanath Has Been Away From UP For 20 Days This Month

Why Yogi Adityanath Has Been Away From UP For 20 Days This Month

Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath has spent at least 20 days of the last one month away from his state, and with good reason. BJP leaders say he ranks second only to Prime Minister Narendra Modi in terms of star quality in the ongoing election campaigns across Madhya Pradesh, Rajasthan and Chhattisgarh, with his firebrand Hindutva ideals, political novelty value and crowd-rousing abilities making him a veritable darling of the masses. The controversial priest-cum-politician has participated in as many as 26 rallies across the three states over the last…


Samajwadi Party chief Akhilesh Yadav, NDA ally go lyrical to slam UP government for renaming

Samajwadi Party chief Akhilesh Yadav, NDA ally go lyrical to slam UP government for renaming

Samajwadi Party president Akhilesh Yadav went lyrical Wednesday to slam the Adityanath government for renaming Uttar Pradesh cities. Saying the developmental works in the state have come to a halt due to it. “Band pade hain saare kaam, bikhra pada sab samaan; tarakki ke ruke hain raste, badal rahe hain bus naam,” (All works have stopped, materials lie scattered. Paths of development stand blocked, only names are being changed),” tweeted Yadav. Also tagged a few photographs of some stalled works with his tweet. The former chief minister’s lyrical criticism of…