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    Uttar Pradesh election: Next, Akhilesh Yadav to lead Grand Alliance, Congress to contest 100 seats

    "Talks are going on to have a Bihar-style grand alliance in Uttar Pradesh. The Congress and RLD combine may get at least 120-125 seats, while the rest of the seats will go to the Akhilesh-led Samajwadi Party", a Congress source said. Shortly after Akhilesh Yadav wrested the Samajwadi Party symbol from his father, the Congress today said...

    • 6 min ago
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    Akhilesh Yadav's Big Bonanza: 'Cycle' Stays With Him

    Ahead of the election in Uttar Pradesh, where he is seeking a second consecutive term, Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav has been declared the rightful owner of his Samajwadi Party's symbol, the cycle.

    • 7 min ago
  • Headlines

    Akhilesh Yadav faction of Samajwadi Party to get 'cycle' symbol, says EC

    The Akhilesh faction was the Samajwadi Party and entitled to the party symbol, a bicycle, the election commission ruled Monday, dealing a huge blow to SP founder and patriarch Mulayam Singh Yadav ahead of the UP election. The faction led by Mulayam will have to go into the polls under a name and symbol. The poll panel's decision gives a big boost to chief minister...

    • 9 min ago
  • Headlines

    Samajwadi Party feud live: After getting 'cycle', Akhilesh reaches Mulayam's residence

    The Election Commission of India alloted the Samajwadi Party's 'bicycle' poll symbol to the faction led by Uttar Pradesh chief minister Akhilesh Yadav, news agencies reported on Monday. Experts say the Samajwadi Party - the ruling party in India's most populous state - has been hurt by the family feud between CM Akhilesh and his uncle...

    • 10 min ago
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    Akhilesh Yadav Faction In Samajwadi Party Entitled To Use 'Cycle' Symbol: Election Commission

    In a major boost to Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav, the Election Commission (EC) on Monday recognised the faction headed by him as the Samajwadi Party and alloted the reserved symbol 'Cycle' to it to contest the coming Assembly elections. The group led by Akhilesh Yadav is the Samajwadi Party and is entitled to use its name and...

    • 12 min ago
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    Options before Mulayam Singh as Akhilesh runs away with Samajwadi Cycle

    As Uttar Pradesh Chief Minster Akhilesh Yadav has won the Samajwadi fight for party's poll symbol, the options before Mulayam Singh Yadav are varied from floating a new party to announcing retirement from politics. The long-drawn drama in the Samajwadi Party has come to an end with the Election Commission deciding in the favour of Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister...

    • 19 min ago
  • Headlines

    UP election 2017: Why getting the SP 'cycle' is Akhilesh Yadav's biggest victory

    The bitter political feud between Akhilesh Yadav and Mulayam Singh Yadav is now over. The son has defeated the father. And to the victor go the spoils. Akhilesh's winning the cycle symbol has put him firmly in the 'rider's seat', not just in the Samajwadi Party but in the Uttar Pradesh assembly elections starting on February 11. The Election...

    • 21 min ago
  • National

    Congress hails EC for granting Akhilesh the 'bicycle' ride

    Congress hailed as "judicious" the Election Commission's decision to grant the 'Biycle' symbol to the Akhilesh Yadav faction of the Samajwadi Party ahead of the Assembly polls in Uttar Pradesh. "We congratulate Akhilesh on being allotted the cycle symbol. Election Commission has taken a judicious decision in record time," Congress spokesman R P N Singh...

    • 22 min ago
  • India and Beyond

    Blow to Mulayam as Akhilesh gets 'cycle'

    The Election Commission on Monday allotted the 'cycle' symbol to the Samajwadi Party faction led by Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav. The decision is a major blow to the rival faction led by party founder Mulayam Singh Yadav who had been desperate to hold on to the symbol which he picked long ago. The announcement was first made by Samajwadi Party leader Ram Gopal Yadav, who urged...

    • 25 min ago