02 Oct 2011
Despite the government’s attempt to boost the primary education for children between 6 and 14 years by implementing Right to Education, one cannot ignore the harsh reality in Uttar Pradesh that the basic education system has been crippled by corruption.
23 Aug 2016
Lucknow: Flood situation on Tuesday worsened in Uttar Pradesh due to release of water from Nepal and adjoining states of Madhya Pradesh and Uttrakhand which led to further rise in water levels of major rivers. According to Central Water Commission (CWC), the Ganga is flowing above the danger marks at Fafamau and Chhatnag (both in Allahabad) besides in Mirzapur, Varanasi, Ghazipur and Ballia.
03 Aug 2016
Bareily (UP): A teacher was on Tuesday allegedly abducted in broad daylight and gangraped in a field along a state highway linking Delhi-Lucknow National Highway 24, days after the Bulandshahr gangrape incident.
17 Sep 2016
New Delhi: Uttar Pradesh seems headed for a hung assembly in the next year's Assembly elections with Bahujan Samaj Party emerging as the single largest party, a opinion poll has claimed.
16 Sep 2016
Bijnor: Three persons were shot dead and many injured during a fight which broke out after the incident of sexually harassing a girl in Bijnor, Uttar Pradesh.
10 Sep 2016
Lucknow: Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav on Saturday claimed that Samajwadi Party will return to power on the basis of development works undertaken during the five years of his government.
04 Sep 2016
Lucknow: In a scathing attack on Akhilesh Yadav and Mayawati, BJP president Amit Shah said the "politics of bua and bhatija" has destroyed Uttar Pradesh. He was addressing a workshop of party's IT cell workers in Lucknow.
30 Aug 2016
New Delhi: Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi will launch a month-long Mahayatra in Uttar Pradesh covering 39 districts from September 6, the Congress announced on Monday.
27 Aug 2016
Lucknow: Two more legislators -- one each from the Congress and the ruling Samajwadi Party (SP) -- on Friday switched loyalties and joined the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP). Pradeep Chowdhary, Congress legislator from Saharanpur, joined the BJP in the presence of state unit president Keshav Prasad Maurya.
03 Jun 2015
Lucknow: In an effort to improve education system in the state, Uttar Pradesh government has directed all district administrations to observe the current academic session as 'Education Quality Upgradation Year' wherein performance of schools will be regularly assessed.