06 Jul 2016
New Delhi: In a bid to boost its prospects ahead of the 2017 Uttar Pradesh assembly elections, the Congress is likely to appoint former Delhi Chief Minister Sheila Dikshit as the state unit chief, a party source said yesterday.
26 Jun 2016
London: Women who put on make-up are considered more 'prestigious' by men, while ladies think females who wear make-up are more 'dominant', a new study has found.
29 Jul 2016
Lucknow: Reaching out to the people of Uttar Pradesh ahead of the 2017 Assembly election, Congress Vice-President Rahul Gandhi today charged his political opponents with "paying lip service" to the state and asserted Sheila Dikshit was "highly experienced" to change UP's face.
20 Jul 2016
New Delhi: BJP today sacked its Uttar Pradesh vice president Dayashankar Singh from all party posts after his derogatory remarks against BSP chief Mayawati sparked massive uproar and pushed the saffron party in a tight corner.
19 Dec 2015
Sonbhadra: One worker was killed and five others injured during an explosion in a mine in Chopan area, police said here today.
16 Sep 2016
Lucknow: Locked in a turf battle with his uncle Shivpal Yadav, Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav on Friday laid bare his angst, saying he "felt bad" after being removed as Samajwadi Party state president and demanded that he be given a say in ticket distribution for the 2017 Assembly election.
08 Jul 2016
Hyderabad: With Priyanka Gandhi's name doing the rounds of playing a bigger role in Uttar Pradesh polls, AICC General Secretary Digvijay Singh today said, a united leadership of Sonia Gandhi, Rahul Gandhi and her would "regenerate" the Congress.
28 Nov 2015
Lucknow: 74 percent voting was recorded in first round of election for Gram Pradhans and Panchayats in 74 districts of Uttar Pradesh today which saw stray incidents of violence that left one person dead and a magistrate injured.
28 Jun 2016
Muzaffarnagar: Uttar Pradesh government has released Rs 66 crore for the expansion of the Ganga Canal road to double lane.
25 Feb 2016
Lucknow: BJP President Amit Shah today claimed that his party will form the next government in Uttar Pradesh after assembly election in the state due next year.