14 Mar 2014
Lucknow: Lakhs of government employees in Uttar Pradesh on Thursday threatened to use ‘None of the Above’ (NOTA) option in the coming Lok Sabha polls if the Centre and the state fail to heed to their demands, including pension benefits.
13 Nov 2013
The indefinite strike called by an Uttar Pradesh government employees' association over their various demands, including removal of "anomalies" in salary and allowances evoked mixed response on Tuesday.
10 Dec 2013
Lucknow: Opposition BSP members on Tuesday accused the Uttar Pradesh government of having entered into a deal with private sugar mills over the cane price and walked out of the Assembly.
26 Nov 2013
Lucknow: Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav on Tuesday announced to recruit 40 thousand sanitation workers and constitute a high-power committee to look into their problems.
08 Apr 2014
Kolkata: A day after the Election Commission directed the removal of eight officials from poll duty in West Bengal prompting an enraged Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee to threaten to defy the order, the state government on Tuesday requested the poll panel to reconsider its decision.
26 Feb 2014
Raipur: A new Law Commission will be set up in Chhattisgarh to suggest changes in laws as per the geographical and social requirements of the State, Chief Minister Raman Singh announced in the Assembly on Tuesday.
01 Apr 2014
Lucknow: The Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) has run into plenty of problems in Uttar Pradesh. Twelve hours after it sprang a surprise by naming actor Javed Jaaferi as its Lok Sabha candidate from Lucknow, murmurs of dissent are getting louder even in the loyalist camp.
10 Apr 2014
Baghpat: Former Mumbai police commissioner and BJP candidate from Baghpat, Satyapal Singh, was manhandled by unidentified men at a polling station, police said.
17 Jan 2014
Lucknow: The Samajwadi Party government in Uttar Pradesh is in tight spot yet again over the contentious issue of sugarcane dues as private sugar mill owners have refused to pay the pending dues as well as interest to the farmers.
26 Nov 2013
Muzaffarnagar: Prominent Muslim cleric Maulana Kalbe Sadiq accused the state government of failing to provide justice to the Muzaffarnagar riot victims and said the people would give it a befitting reply in the upcoming polls.