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  • Watch: Akshay Yadav, the new Yadav kid on the block, speak 18-04-2014 01:01 PM

    Akshay Yadav, the latest entrant into politics from Uttar Pradesh's Yadav clan is all set to contest the Lok Sabha elections from Firozabad. ...
  • Ex-dacoit campaigns for Samajwadi Party candidate Renu Yadav 18-04-2014 12:58 PM

    Renu Yadav, a former dacoit is now a Lok Sabha candidate for the Samajwadi Party. Yadav is being supported by another former dacoit Munni in her election campaign. ...
  • Azam Khan's comments are meaningless: Begum Noor Bano 17-04-2014 07:03 PM

    Congress candidate from Moradabad seat Begum Noor Bano said that it is people's verdict and will be decided by them. ...
  • Respect EC orders, will be more careful in future: Amit Shah 17-04-2014 04:30 PM

    BJP's UP In-charge Amit Shah who has been banned from holding rallies by the Election Commission, has said, "I have no intentions of disturbing the elections. I have received instructions from the EC and I will be more careful in the future." ...
  • Election Yatra: Battle for Firozabad 16-04-2014 10:48 AM

    CNN-IBN's Arunima speaks to BJP candidate Professor SP Singh Baghel, the former SP national general secretary, on the prospects of electoral victory. ...
  • India @ 9 with Bhupendra Chaubey 11-04-2014 10:15 PM

    Catch the day's top stories with Bhupendra Chaubey on India @ 9. ...
  • News 360: EC bans Amit Shah, Azam Khan rallies in UP 11-04-2014 08:40 PM

    The Election Commission has banned BJP leader Amit Shah and SP leader Azam Khan from holding public meetings, processions or road shows in Uttar Pradesh. The EC has claimed that the "public utterances are not only violative of the model code of conduct and but also constitutes serious offences under...
  • Should not mix Islam with a serious issue like rape: Abu Azmi's son 11-04-2014 01:56 PM

    Farhan Azmi, son of Samajwadi Party leader Abu Azmi, has said that a serious crime like rape should be dealt with strictly. ...
  • Mulayam's rape remark an insult to womanhood: Ujjwal Nikam 11-04-2014 12:44 PM

    Mulayam Singh Yadav's defense of rapists has stirred a hornet's nest, with his rivals gunning for his head. Watch the video for reactions to his comment. ...
  • India @ 9 with Rajdeep Sardesai 10-04-2014 10:35 PM

    Catch the day's top stories with Rajdeep Sardesai on India @ 9. ...
  • Mulayam's rape shocker: Should the SP chief apologise to the women of India? 10-04-2014 10:34 PM

    In a highly shocking statement on rapists, Samajwadi Party chief Mulayam Singh Yadav said that "sometimes boys make mistakes." Yadav even went on to add that if his government comes to power, they will try to amend the law. ...
  • India @ 9 with Rajdeep Sardesai 09-04-2014 10:55 PM

    Catch the day's top stories with Rajdeep Sardesai on India @ 9. ...
  • From Amit Shah to Azam Khan: Is vote bank politics creating a dangerous communal divide? 09-04-2014 10:27 PM

    A day before the first phase of polling begins in Uttar Pradesh, the polarisation of voters along communal lines continues. A defiant Samajwadi Party leader Azam Khan said that he stands by his comments on the religion of Indian Army soldiers arguing that there is nothing wrong in saying that...
  • Shahi Imam's endorsement of Congress inconsequential: SP 05-04-2014 09:06 AM

    The Bharatiya Janata Party and the Samajwadi Party have slammed Jama Masjid Shahi Imam Syed Ahmed Bukhari for declaring his support to the Congress. The SP has dismissed the Imam's endorsement as inconsequential. Samajwadi Party leader Naresh Agarwal said, "I don't want to comment on the matter. Bukhari on earlier...
  • Azam Khan hits out at Jaitley, Modi over 2002 Gujarat riots 02-04-2014 10:54 AM

    Samajwadi Party leader Azam Khan has out at BJP's Prime Ministerial candidate Narendra Modi and Arun Jaitley over the 2002 Gujarat riots. The SP leader said, "We don't expect Modi or the BJP to apologise for the 2002 riots." ...
  • Rajnath Singh's son Pankaj hits out at SP, Congress over dynasty politics 27-03-2014 07:27 PM

    BJP President Rajnath Singh's son Pankaj Singh has hit out at the Samajwadi Party and the Congress over dynasty politics. Pankaj Singh has been working for the BJP from last 10 years and has not been given ticket by the party. He is managing Rajnath's election campaign in Lucknow. ...
  • Open Mike: Will vote bank politics further widen communal divide? 26-03-2014 11:16 PM

    After the communal riots in 2013, the importance of the Lok Sabha elections in Muzaffarnagar is very high. CNN-IBN Deputy Editor Sagarika Ghose visits Muzaffarnagar to find out the views of its residents on vote bank politics. ...
  • BJP hits out at SP over Muzaffarnagar riots 26-03-2014 05:45 PM

    Bharatiya Janata Party President Rajnath Singh hit out at the Samajwadi Party government over Muzaffarnagar riots. Rajnath said, "Even Supreme Court held the SP government's negligence responsible for the Muzaffarnagar riots. The SP government failed to stop the riots." ...
  • UP CM promises to drop charges on doctors, no action against MLA yet 04-03-2014 11:19 PM

    On day 4 of the doctors' strike in Uttar Pradesh, Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav stepped in and promised to drop the charges against the 24 doctors who were arrested in Kanpur earlier in the week. But, Akhilesh Yadav has given no assurance to striking doctors on whether action will be...
  • Nothing wrong with star performances, will do it again: SP MLC 09-01-2014 11:40 PM

    Samajwadi Party MLC Bhukkal Nawab invited more criticism for the party when he justified Bollywood stars' performance at the extravagant 'Saifai Mahotsav' in an interview to CNN-IBN. "There is nothing wrong with Madhuri Dixit's performance. We have done it the past, will do it again," said Bhukkal. ...
  • Will a Lokpal provide a solution to end political corruption? 18-12-2013 11:18 PM

    India is finally just one step away from getting a strong anti-corruption watchdog after all the political parties with the exception of Samajwadi Party, whose MPs walked out, voted in favour of the Lokpal and Lokayuktas Bill, 2011 in the Lok Sabha on Wednesday. The Bill came to the Lok...
  • BJP felicitates Muzaffarnagar riots accused MLAs, Congress, SP fume 19-11-2013 03:42 PM

    The SP and the Congress have blamed the BJP of playing divisive politics as the Bharatiya Janata Party has decided to felicitate two of its MLAs accused in the Muzaffarnagar riots. "It is characteristic of the BJP to play divisive politics and to felicitate people who polarise,the nation. Even at...
  • Mulayam's demand for ban on English a political agenda, say Mumbaikars 18-11-2013 02:39 PM

    Samajwadi Party chief Mulayam Singh Yadav's demand for ban on use of English language in Parliament has got mixed reactions from the people. While some called it a political stunt, others said that it should be banned as Hindi is the national language. ...
  • India @ 9 with Bhupendra Chaubey 18-10-2013 11:43 PM

    Catch the day's top stories with Bhupendra Chaubey on India @ 9. ...
  • News 360: India hunts for treasure in Unnao, PIL seeks SC monitoring 18-10-2013 09:08 PM

    Even as the Archaeological Survey of India (ASI) started the excavation work at the Unnao fort of former king Raja Ram Bux Singh on Friday to search for 1,000 tonnes of gold reportedly buried under it, a PIL has been filed in the Supreme Court asking the court to monitor...
  • Swiss authorities make first arrest in Agusta Westland Chopper deal 18-10-2013 03:47 PM

    First arrest has been made in the Agusta Westland Chopper deal with Swiss authorities nabbing Italian middleman Guido Haschke on charges of bribery. Italian media reports might be brought to Italy next week if he does not appeal against his extradition in a Swiss court. Italian and Indian agencies have...
  • Those guilty will be punished in Muzaffarnagar riots case, says SP 22-09-2013 12:31 AM

    Samjawadi Party's Naresh Agarwal said that those guilty in the Muzaffarnagar riots will be punished. He called SP the biggest rival of BJP. "We have removed BJP from power in UP and we will remove it from the whole country. Congress and BJP have had an agreement to do off...
  • India @ 9 with Bhupendra Chaubey 20-09-2013 11:51 PM

    Catch the day's top stories with Bhupendra Chaubey on India @ 9. ...
  • News 360: Indian Mujahideen terror accused Afzal Usmani escapes from Mumbai Police custody 20-09-2013 09:05 PM

    An alleged Indian Mujahideen terrorist Afzal Usmani on Friday escaped from Mumbai Police's custody. Usmani managed to escape while he was being taken to a Maharashtra Control of Organised Crime Act (MCOCA) court in Mumbai by a team of police officials. ...