Sunday, 26 June, 2022
TopicShivpal Yadav

Topic: Shivpal Yadav

Mulayam & SP could’ve done more to get Azam Khan out of jail, I’ll speak to Yogi, says Shivpal

Amid another tussle with nephew & SP chief Akhilesh and reports of ‘cozying up’ to BJP, Shivpal Yadav says he’ll think about joining hands with Azam only once he’s out of jail.

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.

Shivpal Yadav to join BJP? What’s behind his overtures, and why nephew Akhilesh isn’t worried

Shivpal is keeping cards close to his chest, but his overtures to BJP and Yogi Adityanath have sparked speculation that he could be joining BJP. He's visiting Ayodhya soon.

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'.

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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.

Won’t go back to Samajwadi, but open to an alliance, says Shivpal Yadav

Shivpal Yadav, who split from Samajwadi Party and set up his own political outfit, said he would request his elder brother and SP founder Mulayam Singh Yadav to contest Lok Sabha polls on his party ticket.

Unite, resolve to form govt in Delhi: Mulayam’s birthday message to SP workers

On the day he turned 79, SP veteran Mulayam Singh Yadav tells workers that UP always provided the gateway to power in Delhi, says...

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.

Chacha Shivpal’s exit can only increase the Samajwadi Party’s votes

This has been the best news for Akhilesh Yadav in a while. Shivpal Yadav’s decision to parts ways with the Samajwadi Party (SP) is the best...

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Does breaking up big states boost economy? Data doesn’t back up hype, says Indian study

The study by researchers at Indira Gandhi Institute of Development Research looked at economic impact of reorganising Uttar Pradesh, Madhya Pradesh, and Bihar in the year 2000.


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Almost 4,000 enrol for IAF’s Agnipath recruitment scheme on day 1 of online registrations

These registrations pertain to the Indian Air Force's Agniveer Vayu programme. The online portal for the first phase was opened at 10 am Friday, and will close on 5 July.

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.