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, July 7: Both the establishment and rival factions of the Janata Samajwadi Party (JSP) have called separate meetings of the party’s Central Committee on the same date.

KATHMANDU, July 4: Janata Samajwadi Party (JSP) is recalling its ministers. The party has recalled three ministers sent new faces to the cabinet.

In the one-on-one talks between Bhattarai and Yadav, the two agreed to go their separate ways by resolving disputes within the party.

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, March 6: Janata Samajwadi Party (JSP) Chairman Upendra Yadav has said that the country will not head for early elections.

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.

JANAKPUR, Jan 18: Chairperson of Janata Samajbadi Party (JSP), Upendra Yadav has said that naming Province 2 as Madhes Province has honored the Madhes movement.

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.

CHITWAN, Nov 27: Chairman of the Janata Samajwadi Party Nepal, Upendra Yadav has said that the executive should not interfere in the judiciary.

KATHMANDU, Nov 13: Chairman of ruling Janata Samajwadi Party (JSP) Upendra Yadav said that the problems seen in the Supreme Court will be resolved soon.

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, Oct 3: Janata Samajwadi Party (JSP) Chairperson Upendra Yadav has shown interest in joining the government by taking over the post of the Deputy Prime Minister of the country.

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.

JANAKPURDHAM, Sept 7: Over a dozen physicians from Dhangadi have entered the Upendra Yadav-led Janata Samajwadi Party (JSP).

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.

Yadav elected as PP leader of JSP

July 31, 2021 15:47 pm

KATHMANDU, July 31: Upendra Yadav has been elected as the parliamentary party (PP) leader of Janata Samajbadi Party (JSP).

KATHMANDU, July 24: The Central Executive Committee of the Upendra Yadav-led faction of Janata Samajbadi Party (JSP) is currently underway in the party’s headquarters in Balkumari.

KATHMANDU, July 18: Janata Samajbadi Party-led by Upendra Yadav has decided to join the Sher Bahadur Deuba-led government.

Yadav-led faction is now in a clear majority both in Central Committee and Parliamentary Party of JSP

KATHMANDU, June 17: The Upendra Yadav-led faction of the Janata Samajbadi Party (JSP) has reached the Election Commission (EC) again on Friday to seek official recognition as the JSP.

KATHMANDU, June 17: The Upendra Yadav-led faction of Janata Samajbadi Party (JSP) has decided to knock at door of Election Commisison (EC) again to seek its official recognition as the JSP.

Announces legal, political battle against EC’s controversial decision

KATHMANDU, May 29: The Upendra Yadav-led faction of the Janata Samajbadi Party (JSP) has ‘expelled’ four senior leaders including chairman of the party, Mahantha Thakur, from the party.

KATHMANDU, May 18: Janata Samajbadi Party (JSP) which remained sharply divided on whether to support the KP Oli-led government earlier has decided not to join any new government.

KATHMANDU, March 26: Chairman of Janata Samajbadi Party (JSP), Upendra Yadav has said that his party will not join the government led by Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli ‘under any circumstance’.

LAHAN, Jan 19: Socialist Party Chair and former Deputy Prime Minister Upendra Yadav has said his party was struggling to materialise the dream of martyrs.

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.

What Yadav’s exit means

January 2, 2020 08:55 am

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.

Yadav warns of mammoth protests in Tarai

December 31, 2019 15:30 pm

JALESHWOR, Dec 31 National Chairman of Socialist Party Nepal Upendra Yadav has claimed that a huge protest is likely again in Madhesh.

SPN withdraws support to government

December 25, 2019 15:18 pm

KATHMANDU, Dec 25: The Samajbadi Party Nepal (SPN) has withdrawn its support to the Oli-led government on Wednesday.

KATHMANDU, Dec 24: Samajbadi Party Nepal, a key coalition partner of the Oli-led government has quit the government on Tuesday.

KATHMANDU, Nov 15: Baburam Bhattarai, the federal council chairman of the Samajwadi Party Nepal (SPN), has said his party should quit the government if the government continued to ignore calls for constitutional amendment.

KATHMANDU, Nov 6: Samajwadi Party Nepal (SPN) Chairman Upendra Yadav is facing growing resistance within the party over his ‘dubious stance’ as the party fails to decide whether it should leave or remain in the government.

As Deputy Prime Minister and Health Minister Upendra Yadav is representing Nepal at a two-day UN General Assembly’s high-level meeting on Universal Health Coverage (UHC) in New York beginning Sunday, it has been learnt that billions of rupees meant for health insurance in Nepal goes unspent every year and the much-hyped health insurance initiative is already in crisis due to the lack of efficient delivery, outreach capacity, and alarming dropout rates.

Unhealthy travel

September 19, 2019 02:00 am

Health Minister Yadav’s unnecessary trips

KATHMANDU, Aug 26: Rup Narayan Shrestha has been elected as the president of Socialist Students Union (SSU). The SSU is the student wing of the Socialist Party Nepal which was formed after the merger of the then Nayashakti Party and the Sanghiya Samajbadi Forum.

KATHMANDU, Aug 22: Samajbadi Party Nepal Chairman duo Baburam Bhattarai and Upendra Yadav held a meeting with Indian External Affairs Minister Subrahmanyam Jaishankar on Thursday.

Why can’t PM be treated in Nepal?

August 20, 2019 18:16 pm

KATHMANDU, Aug 20: Prem Suwal, a lawmaker from Nepal Workers and Peasants Party, has demanded the government to make necessary arrangements to treat the prime minister in the country.