05 Sep 2016
New Delhi: BJP on Monday mocked BSP chief Mayawati's assertion that she will crack down on criminals if voted to power in Uttar Pradesh, alleging she has several criminals among her party's ranks and several scams, including in NRHM and Taj corridor, took place under her rule.
28 Nov 2015
Lucknow: Uttar Pradesh Special Task Force (STF) yesterday claimed to have arrested an ISI agent from Meerut Cantt area with sensitive documents related to Indian Army.
08 Apr 2015
Lucknow: Accusing the Uttar Pradesh government of showing scant concern towards farmers, BJP on Wednesday said neither Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav nor any of the state ministers paid them a visit in the aftermath of unseasonal rains and hailstorm.
19 Nov 2015
Lucknow: Use of polyethene across Uttar Pradesh may be banned by this year end, an official said today. The Allahabad High Court has directed the state government to ban the use of polyethene across the state by December 31.
09 Feb 2016
Lucknow: The future of BJP in Uttar Pradesh is very good, Union minister Nitin Gadkari today said asking people not to worry about it.
16 Nov 2015
Lucknow: The Uttar Pradesh government has declared public holiday tomorrow on the occasion of 'Chhath puja', a festival popular in eastern Uttar Pradesh and Bihar, taking the number of public holidays to 40 in the state, where assembly elections are due in early 2017.
29 Aug 2016
New Delhi: The Supreme Court on Monday issued a notice to Uttar Pradesh Cabinet Minister Azam Khan over his controversial comments on the Bulandshahr rape. The court asked whether such statements on rape be called freedom of speech or defeat principles of constitutional compassion.
10 Nov 2015
Mumbai: Uttar Pradesh were bowled out for 440, chasing hosts Mumbai's huge first innings total of 610 for 9 declared, before the Ranji Trophy Group B match ended in a draw here today with the visitors making 140 in the second essay after following on.
02 Feb 2016
Lucknow: Uttar Pradesh government will bring a new act under the tourism policy 2016 to ensure the safety and security of tourists.
26 Aug 2016
Lucknow: Policemen in Uttar Pradesh will now get an off every 10 days, an officer said. The initiative was approved by Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav and announced by Director General of Police Javeed Ahmad.