15 Jun 2012
The Uttar Pradesh government, which has fixed an age limit of 30 to 40 years as eligibility for getting unemployment allowance, today said it did not have any plans to reduce the age group.
25 Mar 2012
Soon after becoming the Chief Minister of Uttar Pradesh, Akhilesh Yadav has sped up the exercise of fulfilling its promise of providing unemployment allowance to the jobless. And in a bid to reduce the burden on the exchequer, the government has adopted a unique method.
12 May 2012
The Uttar Pradesh cabinet on Friday put its stamp of approval on the unemployment allowance which the Samajwadi Party had promised. The move is likely to benefit over nine lakh unemployed but cost the state Rs.1,113 crore in the current financial year alone.
29 Mar 2012
Soon after the announcement of unemployment allowance to the jobless by the newly elected Samajwadi Party government in Uttar Pradesh, huge number of unemployed people flocked to avail compensation at the government offices.
01 Jun 2012
Seeking to fulfil his party's election promises, Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav on Friday made provisions for unemployment allowance, waving of farm loans and giving laptops to students in his maiden state Budget for 2012-2013.
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.
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.