SP-Cong to go it together - Bangalore Mirror

Coming back from the brink of collapse Samajwadi Party and Congress today announced a pre-poll alliance after Congress agreed to scale down its demand. The deal was sealed on 298 seats for Samajwadi Party and 105 for Congress. Samajwadi Party's ...and more »

Congress gets 105 seats in deal with Akhilesh - The Hindu

Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister and newly appointed party president Akhilesh Yadav at a function to release the Samajwadi Party manifesto at the party headquarters, in Lucknow on Sunday. | Photo Credit: Rajeev Bhatt · Omar Rashid. Omar Rashid January 22, ...and more »

Alliance with SP will not help Cong in UP: Mayawati - The Hindu

BSP supremo Mayawati addresses a press conference where Ambika Chaudhary, a strong Mulayam Singh Yadav supporter, joined BSP at the party office in Lucknow on Saturday. Photo: PTI. PTI. Lucknow, January 21, 2017 15:05 IST. Updated: January 21 ...and more »

We Don't Realise Just How Unusual Is The Congress-Samajwadi Alliance In UP - Huffington Post India

Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav with his wife Dimple Yadav and other state MPs during the Winter Session at Parliament. ADVERTISEMENT. Having achieved what their parents never managed to, Rahul Gandhi, sister Priyanka Vadra and ...and more »

Akhilesh Yadav: People are desperately looking for those who had promised achhe din - Bangalore Mirror

Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav today released the manifesto of Samajwadi Party for Uttar Pradesh Assembly polls. Lucknow: In a veiled attack on Prime Minister Narendra Modi for his achhe din promise, Samajwadi Party National President Akhilesh Yadav ...and more »

Samajwadi Party, Congress Announce Alliance For Uttar Pradesh Elections: 10 Updates - NDTV

New Delhi: Akhilesh Yadav's Samajwadi Party and the Congress announced their tie-up ahead of the Uttar Pradesh elections 2017 at a joint press conference last evening in Lucknow. The announcement came after the two sides reached an understanding ...and more »

Akhilesh stakes claim to Congress boroughs - The Hindu

A day after the Rashtriya Lok Dal (RLD) opted out of a prospective anti-BJP grand alliance in Uttar Pradesh, the talks between the Congress and the Samajwadi Party hit a serious roadblock on Friday on the issue of seat sharing. The SP announced its ...and more »

It's Official: Samajwadi Party, Congress Poll Alliance In UP - Outlook India

Capping days of feverish parleys, Congress and Samajwadi Party today forged an alliance to contest the UP Assembly polls together. At a joint press conference here, leaders the two parties said SP will contest 298 of the 403 seats and Congress the ...and more »

UP Elections 2017: As SP-Congress alliance talks teeter, BJP smells blood - Daily News & Analysis

Prospects of forming of an alliance between Samajwadi Party and Congress for the upcoming Uttar Pradesh polls appeared to have run into rough weather, with both parties today hardening their stance over sharing of seats. Senior SP leader Naresh ...and more »

No grand alliance in UP? SP rules out tie-up with RLD, to ally only with Congress - Times of India

LUCKNOW: Hopes of a 'maha gathbandhan' against the BJP in Uttar Pradesh were dashed on Thursday with the Samajwadi Party ruling out any alliance with the Rashtriya Lok Dal (RLD), but asserting a tie-up with the Congress+ . "We will forge an alliance ...and more »