Articles about Rajendra Chaudhary

Rajendra Chaudhary is an Indian politician who belongs to Uttar Pradesh and is a member of the Samajwadi Party. He is serving as the Member of the Legislative Council, as of 2021. Chaudhary also serves as the Samajwadi Party’s state in charge of Uttarakhand and the Chief Spokesperson of the party in Uttar Pradesh. In 1978, he was a member of the Uttar Pradesh Legislative Assembly from Bharatiya Kranti Dal which is headed by Chaudhary Charan Singh. Following this, he was appointed as the Chairperson of UP Agro in 1992. In 2002, he was appointed as the Minister of Science and Technology under the Samajwadi Party. Chaudhary was nominated as the Member of the Legislative Council from Uttar Pradesh in 2012 along with Akhilesh Yadav who is serving as the National President of the Samajwadi Party, as of 2021. Chaudhary was appointed as the Cabinet Minister in February 2013. He has also served positions in the Food & Civil Supplies Department and the Jail Ministry.

SP patriarch Mulayam Singh Yadav admitted to Lucknow hospital

07 Aug 2020

Politics
SP patriarch Mulayam Singh Yadav admitted to Lucknow hospital

Former Union Defense Minister and Samajwadi Party founder Mulayam Singh Yadav has been admitted to a private hospital in Lucknow.

Here's what to expect from Mayawati and Akhilesh Yadav's press-conference

11 Jan 2019

Politics
Here's what to expect from Mayawati and Akhilesh Yadav's press-conference

Former bitter rivals Akhilesh Yadav and Mayawati will hold a press conference at a five-star hotel in Lucknow, Uttar Pradesh, on Saturday, their parties' sources have revealed.

#RoadTo2019: Akhilesh Yadav, Mayawati meet in Delhi to discuss seat-sharing

05 Jan 2019

Politics
#RoadTo2019: Akhilesh Yadav, Mayawati meet in Delhi to discuss seat-sharing

Akhilesh Yadav, the chief of Samajwadi Party and Mayawati, the matriarch of Bahujan Samaj Party, met in New Delhi on Friday to discuss seat-sharing for the Lok Sabha elections slated to take place in summer this year.

For exposing 'culprits' who vandalized bungalow, Akhilesh Yadav announces reward

06 Aug 2018

Politics
For exposing 'culprits' who vandalized bungalow, Akhilesh Yadav announces reward

Samajwadi Party President Akhilesh Yadav on Sunday said he would give Rs. 11 lakh as a reward to anyone who gives information on 'miscreants' who damaged his former bungalow in Lucknow.

Opposition alleges massive EVM tampering in Kairana, Noorpur bypolls

28 May 2018

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Opposition alleges massive EVM tampering in Kairana, Noorpur bypolls

Polling today was marred in Kairana and Noorpur (UP) as many voting machines registered technical flaws, a candidate alleged.

Yogi Government seeks fresh report on exodus of Hindus

10 Apr 2018

Politics
Yogi Government seeks fresh report on exodus of Hindus

UP CM Yogi Adityanath's government has directed the DGP headquarters to furnish a fresh report on the exodus of Hindus in the state due to communal tensions before BJP came to power.

SP to celebrate Ambedkar Jayanti to strengthening new-bond with BSP

05 Apr 2018

Politics
SP to celebrate Ambedkar Jayanti to strengthening new-bond with BSP

Samajwadi Party, which has found a new political bonhomie in the BSP, is all set to celebrate Dr. Ambedkar Jayanti on April 14 in a grand manner.

Lucknow gets its own metro

05 Sep 2017

India
Lucknow gets its own metro

The Lucknow Metro was inaugurated today in the presence of UP Governor Ram Naik, CM Yogi Adityanath and Home Minister Rajnath Singh.

Yogi wants NIA probe after explosive threat; 1 man arrested

15 Jul 2017

Politics
Yogi wants NIA probe after explosive threat; 1 man arrested

Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath summoned a high-level meeting to discuss Vidhan Sabha security issues after an explosive white substance was discovered during a session. The UP government has asked the Home Ministry to investigate the "dangerous terror conspiracy", through NIA.

Explosives found in UP assembly, CM Yogi demands NIA probe

14 Jul 2017

Politics
Explosives found in UP assembly, CM Yogi demands NIA probe

UP Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath called for an investigation by the National Investigation Agency (NIA) after an explosive was found in the state assembly in Lucknow.

BJP minister Swati seen inaugurating a beer bar, stirs controversy

30 May 2017

India
BJP minister Swati seen inaugurating a beer bar, stirs controversy

In fresh controversy for the BJP, images of MoS (Women and Family Welfare) Swati Singh have gone viral, where she is purportedly seen inaugurating a bar.