25 Apr 2012
The Uttar Pradesh Lokayukta has suggested to the government that the post of Chief Minister be brought under the purview of the institution. "The government has sought proposal to strengthen and make Lokayukta a multi-member body on which some points have been send," Lokayukta Justice N K Mehrotra said.
26 Apr 2012
A day after Lokayukta suggested that Chief Minister be brought under the purview of the institution; Uttar Pradesh CM Akhilesh Yadav said that he was not in its favour.
18 Dec 2015
Gorakhpur: A day after the Supreme Court slammed the Uttar Pradesh government for failing to appoint a Lokayukta, Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav yesterday said that there was no laxity on his part and he was not at fault.
09 Sep 2015
Lucknow: Uttar Pradesh Governor Ram Naik has not given his assent to the controversial Lokayukta Amendment Bill and is still considering it. The governor is considering the Uttar Pradesh Lokayukta and Up-Lokayukta (Amendment) Bill, 2015, and a decision in this regard will be taken after a proper examination, a Raj Bhawan release here said.
01 Mar 2016
Aizawl: Mizoram Chief Minister Lal Thanhawla today said Lokayukta would be established soon in the state.
17 Sep 2016
Lucknow: Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav on Saturday postponed Samajwadi Vikas Rath Yatra, scheduled on October 3, saying the dates would be announced later.
05 Sep 2016
Ghaziabad: A seven-storeyed Haj House, which will act as a transit and facilitation point for pilgrims from Uttar Pradesh, was on Monday inaugurated by Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav.
24 Jan 2014
New Delhi: Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Thursday said that his office has been kept under the purview of Jan Lokpal Bill, whose broad contours have been finalized, and will be taken up in the Cabinet early next week.
05 Sep 2016
Lucknow: Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav has announced free distribution of smart phones from latter half of the year, a move that replicates Samajwadi Party's experiment of promising free laptops to students ahead of 2012 polls.
16 Sep 2016
Lucknow: Locked in a turf battle with his uncle Shivpal Yadav, Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav on Friday laid bare his angst, saying he "felt bad" after being removed as Samajwadi Party state president and demanded that he be given a say in ticket distribution for the 2017 Assembly election.