RAJBIRAJ, Jan 23: Chairman of Janata Samajbadi Party, Upendra Yadav, laid the foundation stone of Madhesh Agriculture University here on Monday. He expressed happiness over the realization of the dream to set up the agriculture university, which, he argued, would contribute to the economic prosperity of the country.
KATHMANDU, Sep 29: Janata Samajbadi Party (JSP) Nepal's Chair Upendra Yadav left for the United States of America to attend the seventh General Convention of the Association of Nepali Teraian in America (ANTA). The event has been scheduled to take place on September 30.
BIRGUNJ, April 26: Janata Samajwadi Party (JSP) Chair Upendra Yadav has been elected as a member of the House of Representatives (HoR) from Bara district electoral constituency-2. As per the final vote count results announced last night, Chairman Yadav bagged 28, 415 votes while his closest contender Shiva Chandra Kushwaha of Janamat Party polled 23,334 votes.
BARA, April 16: Pramod Jaiswal, an elected independent MP of Madhesh province government, has extended support to Janata Samajbadi Party (JSP) Chairman Upendra Yadav, who is contesting by-election in Bara-2.
RAJBIRAJ, Sept 6: The Janata Samajwadi Party Nepal, Saptari election constituency no. 2 committee has recommended the party chairperson Upendra Yadav as the candidate in the election to the member of the House of Representatives from the constituency. The committee was unanimous in recommending Yadav's name as the party candidate, said Brijaman Tamang, the JSPN treasurer and publicity department chief.
JANAKPURDHAM, August 23: Chairman of Janata Samajwadi Party (JSP) Nepal, Upendra Yadav, has said the party had not given direction to Chief Minister of Madhesh Province, Lal Babu Raut, to resign from the post.
KATHMANDU, August 16: Janata Samajwadi Party (JSP) Chairperson Upendra Yadav has said that the bill on citizenship which was returned to the House of Representatives (HoR) from the Office of the President would be sent to the President for adjudication after passing it again from the federal parliament.
KATHMANDU, July 16: Federal Council Chairman of Janata Samajwadi Party (JSP) Dr Baburam Bhattarai has condemned the action taken against him and other leaders close to him by the party's establishment faction. He has also demanded the party leadership to withdraw the decision.
BIRGUNJ, July 15: Chairman of the Janata Samajwadi Party (JSP) Upendra Yadav has said that Dr Baburam Bhattarai has separated himself from the party by consensus. Speaking at a press conference in Birgunj on Friday, Chairman Yadav said that the gate was not locked for him.
KATHMANDU, July 14: At a time when Janata Samajwadi Party (JSP) is on the verge of splitting, the two factions in the party are engaged in a tug of war to pull leaders who have not disclosed their loyalty to either faction to their side.
JANAKPURDHAM, July 12: The controversy in the Janata Samajwadi Party (JSP), which was saved due to the reshuffle of ministers when a split looked imminent, has reached its climax instead of subsiding. Upendra Yadav's faction of the party is holding an extended meeting of the Central Committee in Birgunj while Baburam Bhattarai's faction has conveyed the message that the dispute within the party has reached its climax in Kathmandu.
KATHMANDU, July 11: Although the Janata Samajwadi Party (JSP) has not formally split yet, the party is clearly divided into two factions. This is manifested by the fact that all leaders close to the party’s Federal Council Chairman Dr Baburam Bhattarai have stopped visiting the party office in Balkumari.
KATHMANDU, June 13: At a time when there is a serious dispute within the Janata Samajbadi Party (JSP), it has been revealed that some leaders of the party have reached the Election Commission to inquire about the legal process regarding the registration of a new party.
KATHMANDU, June 8: Chairperson of Janata Samajbadi Party (JSP) Nepal, Upendra Yadav has said that the party is ready to welcome the leaders and cadres of the Democratic Socialist Party “if they want to return home after reviewing the past.”
KATHMANDU, Jan 22: Nepali Congress General Secretary Bishwa Prakash Sharma has demanded the government for the removal of Minister for Physical Infrastructure and Transport Renu Kumari Yadav from her post over her controversial remarks that sought to glorify violence.
KATHMANDU, Dec 29: Chairman of the Janata Samajbadi Party Nepal, Upendra Yadav has said that the MCC should be taken forward in a manner that is conducive in the interest of the nation and through consensus among the major political parties.
JANAKPURDHAM, Dec 12: Chairman of Janata Samajwadi Party (JSP) Upendra Yadav has stressed the need for amending the Constitution. Addressing the inaugural ceremony of the 14th General Convention of Nepali Congress (NC), Chairman Yadav emphasized amending the constitution.
BIRGUNJ, Oct 10: Some members of the ruling Janata Samajwadi Party (JSP) have been burning the effigies of the party’s Chairman Upendra Yadav in Birgunj for not making lawmaker Pradeep Yadav of Parsa Constituency 1 a minister.
KATHMANDU, Sept 9: A meeting of the top leaders of the ruling parties is currently underway at the Prime Minister’s Official Residence in Baluwatar. Sources said the meeting has been organized to forge consensus among the ruling parties to endorse the Millennium Challenge Corporation (MCC) agreement through parliament.
LAHAN, September 3: After splitting from the Janata Samajwadi Party (JSP), the Democratic Socialist Party led by Mahantha Thakur is busy trying to lure the people of Madhesh to support their party. Likewise, the JSP is doing the same to make their party even stronger.
KATHMANDU, August 15: Janata Samajbadi Party (JSP) Chairman Upendra Yadav has removed 16 leaders including Mahanta Thakur and Rajendra Mahato from the party’s Central Committee. Chairman Yadav has decided not to call 16 leaders close to Thakur, including Thakur and Mahato, at the party’s central committee meeting, which is scheduled to be held on August 17 and 18.
KATHMANDU, Jan 7: Chairman of Samajbadi Party (SP), Upendra Yadav, on Monday warned that it would be counterproductive for Rastriya Janata Party Nepal (RJPN) if it chose to forge an alliance with the ruling Nepal Communist Party (NCP) to form a new government in Province 2.
KATHMANDU, Jan 6: Chairman of Samajbadi Party (SP) on Monday said that it would be counterproductive for Rastriya Janata Party (RJP) if it forged alliance with the Nepal Communist Party (NCP) to form a new government in Province 2.
The resignation of Upendra Yadav from the post of Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Law on the ground that the federal government did not address the demands of Madheshi, Janajati and other disadvantaged groups by amending the constitution has created a ripple in Nepali politics. With this development, the Samajbadi Party Nepal (SPN), of which Yadav is the chairman, has given a jolt to the ruling Nepal Communist Party (NCP), which no longer has the two-thirds majority in the House of Representatives.