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.
28 Apr 2015
Lucknow: At least nine people were killed and many injured when gusty winds and heavy rain lashed parts of Uttar Pradesh on Tuesday morning, officials said.
15 Apr 2016
Shimla: The fifth edition of Hero MTB Shimla 2016 was flagged off here today. The two-day race, with 105 participants from India and abroad, will cover over 120 km, passing through wobbly single tracks, rickety roads and scenic meadows of Shimla and Solan districts.
12 Dec 2015
Lucknow: The Uttar Pradesh government accused the Centre of 'bias' and attempts to put roadblocks in the state's progress. State Cabinet Minister Rajendra Chowdhary said while Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav is relentlessly working to develop the state, the union government was not releasing funds Uttar Pradesh was entitled to.
11 Mar 2016
New Delhi: Patchy showers today night followed by heavy rains may spoil the Art of Living's (AoL) World Culture Festival scheduled here on Friday, Saturday and Sunday.
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.
14 Mar 2016
New Delhi: Delhi experienced light rains this morning with the minimum temperature recorded at 17.1 degrees Celsius, a notch above the season's average.An official of the India Meteorological Department (IMD) said the city received 0.3 mm rainfall by 8.30 am.
13 Apr 2015
Lucknow: Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav on Monday said that his government is making all efforts to provide relief to farmers hit by untimely rains and hailstorm.
05 Dec 2015
New Delhi: Indian batsman Suresh Raina will lead the Uttar Pradesh one-day side for the North Zone leg of the Vijay Hazare Trophy beginning on December 10 in Rajkot.
17 Feb 2016
Lucknow: The issue of the recovery of body of a teenaged girl near the Chief Minister's residence rocked the Uttar Pradesh Legislature as Opposition members targeted the Samajwadi Party government alleging "jungle raj" and "anarchy" had been unleashed in the state.