08 Mar 2016
Lucknow: Uttar Pradesh Governor Ram Naik said ideological debate and discussion were necessary in institutes of higher education but dignity and duty should also be taken care of.
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.
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.
16 Dec 2015
New Delhi: The Supreme Court today appointed Justice Virendra Singh- former judge of the Allahabad High Court as the Lokayukta of Uttar Pradesh and expressed its disapproval of the way constitutional authorities mandated to appoint the ombudsman failed to discharge their responsibilities.
28 Feb 2016
Muzaffarnagar: A local court issued a show cause notice against a complainant for giving false evidence and turning hostile in a murder case at Lank village here during the 2013 Muzaffarnagar riots.
03 Mar 2016
New Delhi: Political strategist Prashant Kishor, who played a key role in victories of Narendra Modi-led BJP in general elections and JD(U)-RJD-Congress alliance in Bihar, today attended a meeting with Congress Vice-President Rahul Gandhi to craft the party's strategy for Uttar Pradesh polls.
10 Nov 2015
Mumbai: Uttar Pradesh were bowled out for 440, chasing hosts Mumbai's huge first innings total of 610 for 9 declared, before the Ranji Trophy Group B match ended in a draw here today with the visitors making 140 in the second essay after following on.
12 Dec 2015
Lucknow: The Uttar Pradesh government accused the Centre of 'bias' and attempts to put roadblocks in the state's progress. State Cabinet Minister Rajendra Chowdhary said while Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav is relentlessly working to develop the state, the union government was not releasing funds Uttar Pradesh was entitled to.
08 Feb 2016
Lucknow: Uttar Pradesh assembly was adjourned for the day today after condoling the death of state minister Rajendra Singh Rana.
05 Dec 2015
New Delhi: Indian batsman Suresh Raina will lead the Uttar Pradesh one-day side for the North Zone leg of the Vijay Hazare Trophy beginning on December 10 in Rajkot.