Friday, 1 July, 2022
TopicPragatisheel Samajwadi Party Lohia

Topic: Pragatisheel Samajwadi Party Lohia

Shivpal Yadav calls for Uniform Civil Code as talk of shift to BJP takes off

Remarks follow tensions between Shivpal Yadav & nephew Akhilesh. Not invited to meeting of SP MLAs in March, Shivpal skipped a meeting of SP allies, and later met Adityanath.

Akhilesh Yadav joins hands with estranged uncle Shivpal for 2022 UP polls

The uncle-nephew relation had gone sour in 2016 with the sacking of Shivpal by Akhilesh when he was UP Chief Minister. Shivpal went on to form his own party in 2018.

Akhilesh first choice as ally, if he refuses, we’ll go with smaller parties, uncle Shivpal says

Pragatisheel Samajwadi Party (Lohia) chief Shivpal Yadav says 2022 UP polls could be tough for nephew and SP chief Akhilesh Yadav if he 'doesn't take others along'.

Akhilesh Yadav’s SP withdraws plea against uncle Shivpal, triggers talk of his ‘ghar wapsi’

SP chief Akhilesh says he’s willing to make ‘local adjustments’ with Shivpal, who says these issues can be decided closer to 2022 assembly elections.

Shivpal Singh Yadav announces new political party to contest in 2019 elections

The party, which is called Pragatisheel Samajwadi Party Lohia, was launched following Shivpal's fallout with nephew Akhilesh Yadav.

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Representational image | Islam devotees offer Friday prayers during Ramadan, Patna, April 2022 | PTI

Quran says no one can limit others’ freedom. Udaipur killing violates Islam’s golden rule

Throughout history, Islamic scholars have uniformly agreed that respecting and obeying the law of the land is an essential aspect of faith.
The Reserve Bank of India logo | Photo: Suraj Singh Bisht | ThePrint

RBI intervenes with multi-pronged strategy in battle against rupee fall

The Reserve Bank’s challenges include crashes in forward dollar premiums to rising open interest in futures that adds to pressure on the currency.


National Security Adviser Ajit Doval | File photo: ANI

At 1st Maritime Security Group meet, NSA chief Doval stresses on coordination among stakeholders

Meeting chaired by Vice Admiral (retd) G. Ashok Kumar, India’s 1st national maritime security coordinator. ‘Crucial policy issues’ such as ‘blue economy initiative’ also discussed.

With Agnipath, Modi govt’s shock & awe doctrine may have misfired a vital reform, yet again

Modi govt's biggest flaw has been its disinclination to accept limitations of electoral majorities. This ruined land acquisition and farm reform, stalled labour codes.