15 Apr 2015
Lucknow: The ruling Samajwadi Party (SP) on Wednesday retained the Charkhari assembly seat, for which a by-election was held on April 10.
18 Mar 2015
Lucknow: Amid intense politicking over the Centre's land acquisition policy, the Uttar Pradesh government has decided that land for development projects will henceforth be acquired through mutual agreement with land owners and land holders.
10 Dec 2013
New Delhi: Taking serious note of complaints about relief and rehabilitation of riot victims in Muzaffarnagar, Union Home Minister Sushilkumar Shinde on Tuesday said that the Centre will seek a report from the Uttar Pradesh government.
14 Apr 2015
Lucknow: With 55 districts in Uttar Pradesh hit by untimely rains and hailstorm, Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav has declared a calamity and has written to Prime Minister Narendra Modi seeking Rs 1,000 crores to immediately provide relief to farmers.
14 May 2015
Shimla: Himachal Pradesh is trying to rope in Bollywood actress Kangana Ranaut, who hails from the hill state, as a brand ambassador for promoting tourism, an official said on Wednesday.
14 May 2015
Indore: Madhya Pradesh state Congress president Arun Yadav pedalled a bicycle along with his partymen from Gandhi Bhavan to the divisional commissioner's office here on Wednesday, to protest against the recent hike in fuel prices.
20 Apr 2015
New Delhi: The ceramic factories in Uttar Pradesh's Khurja city on Monday came under the lens of the National Green Tribunal, which sought response from the UP government and Uttar Pradesh Pollution Control Board (UPPCB) on a plea seeking their closure.
02 Mar 2015
Lucknow: Swine flu has now spread to many new districts in Uttar Pradesh and the number of people infected has risen to 614 in the last 24-hours, an official said on Monday.
03 Apr 2015
Lucknow: Drones will soon perform a special task in the state capital apart from functioning as eyes in the sky with the Lucknow Police planning to use them for dispersing mobs. These little unmanned mini-choppers are already in use in various sensitive parts of Uttar Pradesh for taking aerial snaps, but for the first time the hi-tech gadget will be used to control unruly crowds.
16 Mar 2015
New Delhi: Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) will launch an agitation against the Land Bill in Uttar Pradesh later this month even as beleaguered party leader Yogendra Yadav has started a similar stir in Haryana.