08 Jul 2016
Lucknow: Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav will set out on a 'Samajwadi Rath Yatra' across the state in September as part of his party's re-election bid next year.
17 Sep 2016
Lucknow: Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav on Saturday postponed Samajwadi Vikas Rath Yatra, scheduled on October 3, saying the dates would be announced later.
17 Sep 2016
Lucknow: Signalling a rapprochement, Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav on Saturday said he will extend all support to his uncle Shivpal, with whom he was locked in a bitter turf war that spilled out into the open following Shivpal's appointment as SP's state unit president.
05 Sep 2016
Ghaziabad: A seven-storeyed Haj House, which will act as a transit and facilitation point for pilgrims from Uttar Pradesh, was on Monday inaugurated by Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav.
09 Aug 2016
Lucknow: A day after Prime Minister Narendra Modi came down heavily on "gau rakshaks" (cow protectors), Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav said there should be no politics on cow.
01 Jul 2016
Kolkata: West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee today greeted Uttar Pradesh counterpart Akhilesh Yadav on his birthday.
27 Jun 2016
Lucknow: Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav today expanded his ministry in perhaps the last reshuffle of his Council of Ministers ahead of the Assembly election to be held in early 2017.
23 Jun 2016
Lucknow: Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav today dismissed speculation that he was unhappy with SP embracing gangster-turned-politician Mukhtar Ansari's party, saying there is "no displeasure" and it is an internal matter of the Samajwadi Party.
16 Aug 2016
Lucknow: In an indication that all is not well within the party, Samajwadi Party chief Mulayam Singh Yadav on Monday came out in support of his brother and Cabinet Minister Shivpal Yadav, saying if he left SP, it will get divided into factions.
03 Jun 2016
New Delhi: The Centre today sought a report from the Uttar Pradesh government even as Home Minister Rajnath Singh spoke to UP Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav after 24 people, including an SP and an SHO, were killed in a massive clash between the police and encroachers in Mathura.