18 Dec 2015
Gorakhpur: A day after the Supreme Court slammed the Uttar Pradesh government for failing to appoint a Lokayukta, Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav yesterday said that there was no laxity on his part and he was not at fault.
13 Feb 2014
New Delhi: The Uttar Pradesh government on Thursday tendered an unconditional apology in the Supreme Court for naming rape victims in Muzaffarnagar riots in its written submission to the court.
11 Sep 2013
New Delhi: Hinting at a political hand behind the communal violence in Uttar Pradesh, Home Minister Sushilkumar Shinde on Wednesday said more such incidents might be witnessed as the 2014 general elections approach.
27 Jan 2016
Thiruvnanthapuram: Home Minister Rajnath Singh today asked the police to bridge the existing "trust deficit" between them and local communities as it would help enhance the efficacy of policing in the country.
09 Nov 2015
Lucknow: Claiming that people in Bihar voted en masse in favour of the Grand Alliance against the wrong policies and 'communal mindset' of BJP, BSP supremo Mayawati today said results had proved that no power can stop her party from coming to power in Uttar Pradesh in 2017.
21 Dec 2015
Rampur (UP): In an apparent reference to the Gujarat riots, Uttar Pradesh minister Azam Khan yesterday alleged attempts are being made to create 'disturbing' conditions like in 2002, with an eye on upcoming elections in many states.
07 Nov 2015
Lucknow: After the successful completion of Zila and Kshetra panchayat elections, the Uttar Pradesh Election Comission today issued notification for electing 58,909 village heads and seven lakh Gram panchayat members starting November 28.
13 May 2015
Muzaffarnagar: Cases of sexual offences against children has shot up in Muzaffarnagar, with the police registering 170 such cases under POSCO Act in the last 17 months here.
21 Dec 2015
Lucknow: The Uttar Pradesh government has identified 14 lakh 'extremely under-nourished children' and has begun intensive monitoring to ensure that they get proper and adequate attention, an official said today.
28 Feb 2014
Muzaffarnagar: A main accused involved in a Muzaffarnagar riots-related murder case has been arrested in the Western Uttar Pradesh, the police said.