Crime in UP: Yogi Adityanath raises Hathras in Assembly, tries to put Samajwadi Party in dock

Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath on Wednesday sought to turn the tables on the SP over law and order in his state, asking why the word “Samajwadi” gets tagged to “every criminal”. Speaking in the state assembly, Adityanath referred to the Hathras incident in which a man out on bail after his 2018 arrest […]

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Seeking order in house, CM Yogi says ‘neta’ sounds like an insult now

Uttar Pradesh chief minister Yogi Adityanath has rebuked members of the Opposition for “screaming and creating a ruckus in the assembly,” saying that the public did not take kindly to such behavior and it “was not a good sign for democracy“. Due to such behavior, the word ‘neta’ had attained negative connotation, he claimed. Replying […]

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UP government has no plans to decrease taxes on fuels: Yogi Adityanath

The Uttar Pradesh government has no plans to decrease taxes levied by the state on fuels such as diesel and petrol, keeping in mind the requirement of funds and resources for strengthening medical facilities against the backdrop of Covid-19 as well as the developmental works being undertaken across the state, said chief minister Yogi Adityanath. […]

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Omprakash Rajbhar waiting for Shivpal Yadav to join Bhagidari Sankalp Morcha

Suheldev Bharatiya Samaj Party chief Omprakash Rajbhar on Sunday said he is waiting for Pragatisheel Samajwadi Party (Lohia) president Shivpal Yadav to join Bhagidari Sankalp Morcha, led by him and comprising Asaduddin Owaisi‘s AIMIM. Bhagidari Sankalp Morcha is a front of like-minded parties led by former Uttar Pradesh minister Rajbhar. “I am waiting for the […]

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Samajwadi Party, Congress stage protest as UP Assembly’s budget session begins

UP’s budget session opened on Thursday amid the Samajwadi Party’s dramatic street protests. Some of its MLAs arrived for the session on tractors carrying sugarcane in solidarity with the ongoing farmers’ agitation and to protest against the state for not increasing the procurement price of sugarcane. MLAs and senior leaders of SP and Congress staged […]

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SP expels Sirsaganj MLA Hariom Singh Yadav for 6 years for ‘anti-party activities’

LUCKNOW: The SP on Monday expelled MLA Hariom Singh Yadav from the party for six years on charges of anti-party activities. On the directives of Samajwadi Party president Akhilesh Yadav, the Sirsaganj MLA was expelled from the party for six years, a release quoting Uttar Pradesh SP chief Naresh Uttam Patel said. Yadav was found […]

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