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 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.
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.
29 Jun 2014
Lucknow: Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav said his government was working towards encouraging girls’ education in the state.
10 May 2011
In a bid to strictly implement the Right to Education Act (RTE), the Central government has refused to give its nod to open 5000 primary and 900 upper primary schools in Uttar Pradesh. Centre’s decision comes in the wake of the state government’s failure to notify the implementation of RTE Act.
13 Sep 2015
Allahabad: In a setback to nearly two lakh contractual teachers in primary schools across Uttar Pradesh, the Allahabad High Court declared as illegal the state government's move to regularize them and appoint them as Assistant Teachers.
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.