19 Apr 2015
Lucknow: BSP supremo Mayawati asked her party MPs and MLAs that instead of donating to the government, they should give as relief their one month salary directly to farmers affected by recent unseasonal rains and hailstorm in their respective constituencies.
13 May 2015
Lucknow: Realising that social media with its massive reach and lightning speed has the potential "to affect law and order", especially in sensitive areas, Akhilesh Yadav government is setting up two "laboratories" to be manned by police to monitor content and prevent any trouble.
12 Mar 2015
Mathura: Uttar Pradesh government would felicitate a Muslim village head who had constructed a temple as a mark of communal harmony in Sahaar village of the district.
27 Aug 2014
Lucknow: Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav will tour the state in September to inspect various development and welfare projects launched by his government, an official said on Wednesday. While the official maintained that the visit was aimed at stock taking of government programmes, sources said the inspections were part of the ruling party's attempts to regain lost ground.
24 Jan 2015
Lucknow: The Uttar Pradesh Police on Saturday launched six new technology-based services and projects for the welfare of the people, officials said.
24 Sep 2015
Ghaziabad: BJP leader Sangeet Som, who was allegedly one of the spearheads of the 2013 riots in Muzaffarnagar, Uttar Pradesh, today rejected the conclusions of the Justice (Retired) Vishnu Sahay Committee report on the incident.
16 Mar 2015
Lucknow: Facing flak from critics on the occasion of completing three years in office, Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav on Sunday said his government has fulfilled key poll promises and launched some schemes ahead of the 2017 Assembly elections.
03 Jan 2014
Lucknow: The Uttar Pradesh government on Thursday appointed eight new information commissioners. The appointees include four journalists, a lawyer, a social worker, a former student union leader and a close associate of Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav.
19 Feb 2015
Lucknow: BSP on Thursday accused the Akhilesh Yadav government of "befooling" people by changing names of various welfare schemes of the previous government and discontinuing SP's populist schemes which helped it "gain" power in UP.
02 Aug 2014
Lucknow: The Uttar Pradesh government on Saturday trashed news reports that claimed proximity of Saharanpur violence accused Moharram Ali aka Pappu with Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav.