23 Sep 2014
Lucknow: Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav on Tuesday directed the power department to take steps to ensure that electricity is supplied for 22 hours in urban and 16 hours in rural areas by 2016.
11 Oct 2014
Muzaffarnagar: The Special Investigation Team (SIT) probing the Muzaffarnagar riots has given a clean chit for the second time to five persons accused of gang-raping a woman due to lack of evidence, police said on Saturday.
20 Oct 2014
Hyderabad: Andhra Pradesh Police sent teams to a tribal area in Visakhapatnam district on Monday following reports that three Maoists were killed by the villagers after the extremists eliminated a tribal on suspicion that he was acting as a police informer.
30 Aug 2014
Lucknow: More than two-third of the districts in Uttar Pradesh are facing an acute drought, officials said on Saturday.
30 Aug 2014
New Delhi: Congress president Sonia Gandhi and her son Rahul Gandhi, the party’s vice-president, will not be campaigning for by-elections in Uttar Pradesh scheduled on September 13.
13 Oct 2014
Visakhapatnam: Relief operations began on Monday in Andhra Pradesh's Visakhapatnam city and other coastal areas, a day after severe cyclonic storm 'Hudhud' made the landfall, leaving a trail of destruction and killing five people.
29 Aug 2014
Lucknow: Accusing the BJP of blowing out of proportion minor incidents of violence in Uttar Pradesh, Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav on Friday affirmed that there is no law and order problem in the state and the government is keeping a close watch on all "troublemakers".
13 Sep 2014
Lucknow: Around 43.5 percent votes were polled in the by-elections to 11 Assembly seats and one Lok Sabha seat in Uttar Pradesh till 3.00 pm on Saturday amid elaborate security arrangements.
25 Sep 2014
Lucknow: In a relief to senior Uttar Pradesh Minister Azam Khan, the Allahabad High Court on Thursday refused to accept a prayer for issuing directions for the lodging of an FIR against him over an alleged hate speech.
01 Oct 2014
Gorakhpur: At least 13 persons were killed and 47 injured when a speeding passenger train overshot signal and rammed into another train which was crossing a loop line near here on Tuesday.