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.
03 Aug 2016
Lucknow/New Delhi: Senior SP leader and Uttar Pradesh minister Azam Khan has kicked up a controversy by suggesting that the Bulandshahr highway gangrape could be an outcome of a political conspiracy against the ruling party, drawing condemnation from rival parties.
20 Jul 2015
Lucknow: The NHRC today issued notice to Uttar Pradesh Chief Secretary while taking suo motu cognizance of an undertrial's death in Jaunpur district jail earlier this month.
06 Jul 2016
New Delhi: In a bid to boost its prospects ahead of the 2017 Uttar Pradesh assembly elections, the Congress is likely to appoint former Delhi Chief Minister Sheila Dikshit as the state unit chief, a party source said yesterday.
21 Jul 2016
Bhopal: Some of the 418 farmers who committed suicide in Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan's home district Sehore in the last three years took the extreme step because they were "possessed by ghosts", according to the state government.
04 Apr 2016
Lucknow: In a veiled attack on the Akhilesh Yadav dispensation in Uttar Pradesh, Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh said that a government which cannot redress problems of the people has no right to continue in power on moral grounds.
02 May 2016
Ballia: Union minister Kalraj Mishra blamed the ruling Samajwadi Party and Opposition Bahujan Samaj Party for the "bad shape of affairs" in Uttar Pradesh, as he said BJP is only alternative to bring development in the state.
01 Jul 2016
Basti (UP): Holding that BSP cannot be a replacement for SP, BJP President Amit Shah today said only his party can provide "an effective alternative" to the two parties and ensure development of Uttar Pradesh as he gave the people of the state "full credit" for BJP getting majority in Lok Sabha. BJP will give effective alternative to SP, BSP in UP: Amit Shah
31 Jul 2016
Guwahati: In a major goof-up, Assam government today included a two-year old world-famous photograph of Bangladesh's Noakhali flood in its interim report on Assam flood to Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh.