20 Dec 2011
Pressing the Central government to amend the new list of BPL families sent by the Uttar Pradesh government, the Bahujan Samajwadi Party (BSP) under the leadership of Satish Chandra Mishra on Tuesday created uproar in Rajya Sabha forcing for its brief adjournment.
14 Jun 2016
Lucknow: Uttar Pradesh government yesterday ordered a probe in connection with the alleged migration of Hindus from Kairana town in Shamli district in western part of the state.
23 Aug 2016
Lucknow: Flood situation on Tuesday worsened in Uttar Pradesh due to release of water from Nepal and adjoining states of Madhya Pradesh and Uttrakhand which led to further rise in water levels of major rivers. According to Central Water Commission (CWC), the Ganga is flowing above the danger marks at Fafamau and Chhatnag (both in Allahabad) besides in Mirzapur, Varanasi, Ghazipur and Ballia.
02 Aug 2016
New Delhi: The Centre on Monday sought a report from the Uttar Pradesh government on alleged gangrape of a woman and her teenage daughter in Bulandshahr that created huge uproar.
19 Sep 2016
Lucknow: Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav on Monday announced a financial aid of Rs 20 lakh each to the families of four jawans from the state killed in the terrorist attack in Uri in Kashmir.
03 Aug 2016
Bareily (UP): A teacher was on Tuesday allegedly abducted in broad daylight and gangraped in a field along a state highway linking Delhi-Lucknow National Highway 24, days after the Bulandshahr gangrape incident.
19 Nov 2015
Lucknow: Use of polyethene across Uttar Pradesh may be banned by this year end, an official said today. The Allahabad High Court has directed the state government to ban the use of polyethene across the state by December 31.
28 Sep 2011
In order to allot additional foodgrains to Below Poverty Line (BPL) families, the Uttar Pradesh government has decided to identify them in 21 selected districts of the state.
07 Jun 2012
The Uttar Pradesh government on Wednesday said that it has asked the Centre to increase the BPL quota for the state by permitting the inclusion of more poor families under the scheme.
16 Nov 2015
Lucknow: The Uttar Pradesh government has declared public holiday tomorrow on the occasion of 'Chhath puja', a festival popular in eastern Uttar Pradesh and Bihar, taking the number of public holidays to 40 in the state, where assembly elections are due in early 2017.