01 Jan 2015
New Delhi: Election to 12 seats of Uttar Pradesh Legislative Council, which are falling vacant later this month, will be held on January 23. According to the schedule announced by the Election Commission, the notification would be issued on January 7 for the elections to be held on January 23.
21 Sep 2012
Uttar Pradesh government has ordered vigilance inquiry against former minister and close Mayawati aide, Naseemuddin Siddiqui, on Lokayukta's recommendation in a disproportionate assets case.
02 Apr 2013
Senior BSP leader Naseemuddin Siddiqui alleged that the law and order situation of Uttar Pradesh has not improved as there are "more than one power centres" in the state.
20 Nov 2014
Lucknow: Opposition Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) on Thursday accused a UP Government's minister of misbehaving with the staff and students of a government girls' school at Banda while he conducted an inspection there.
08 Nov 2012
BSP's national general secretary and former minister in previous Mayawati government Naseemuddin Siddiqui might have got relief in Taj Corridor case, but the UP vigilance department has started tightening noose around him in disproportionate assets case.
04 Dec 2012
A PIL was filed in the registry of Lucknow bench of Allahabad high court on Monday challenging the order of the then governor of UP refusing prosecution sanction against former Chief Minister Mayawati and Naseemuddin Siddiqui in the Taj Corridor case.
25 Aug 2012
Uttar Pradesh Lokayukta on Friday recommended a probe by CBI or Enforcement Directorate (ED) against BSP chief Mayawati's close aide Naseemuddin Siddiqui in a fresh disproportionate assets case against him.
02 Jan 2014
Lucknow: Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) chief Mayawati's close aide Naseemuddin Siddiqui and former minister Babu Singh Kushwaha were among 19 people, who were booked on Wednesday for their alleged role in Rs 1,400 crore scam in construction of Dalit memorials and parks in Uttar Pradesh.
21 May 2013
Former BSP minister Naseemuddin Siddiqui, indicted in the memorial scam, on Tuesday questioned the legal status of the Uttar Pradesh Lokayukta as Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav asserted law would take its own course in the matter.
25 Feb 2014
Lucknow: A government publication in Uttar Pradesh now enlists parks and monuments built by former chief minister Mayawati as new visiting attractions in the state capital, leaving Akhilesh Yadav-led government red faced.