19 Jan 2016
Lucknow: Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav today wrote to the Centre seeking that foodgrains be made available to the state in keeping with its vastness and population.
19 Jan 2016
Lucknow: Most parts of Uttar Pradesh continued to shiver today with icy winds blowing and the regional Met office forecasting a spell of rains later in the day.
14 Sep 2016
New Delhi: Amid speculation of a growing rift within Uttar Pradesh's ruling Samajwadi Party, party leader Shivpal Yadav on Wednesday met party chief Mulayam Singh Yadav here.
04 Jan 2016
Lucknow: Dense fog enveloped most parts of Uttar Pradesh today, severely crippling road, rail and air traffic. More than 150 trains, including many important ones, were running late by more than 4 hours, said Railway officials.
17 Nov 2015
Vijayawada: Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister N Chandrababu Naidu today directed officials to intensify rescue and rehabilitation efforts in three districts affected by heavy rains in the state. "I have asked officials of Nellore, Kadapa and Chittor districts to be vigilant for the next 48 hours," he said.
06 Jan 2016
Lucknow: In what is possibly the biggest outreach by the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) in politically crucial Uttar Pradesh, as many as 17 Union Ministers will be in the state over the next fortnight, a party leader said today.
04 Jan 2016
Agra: Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav will today inaugurate the first 'NRI Day conference' here. The three-day 'UP NRI-day' will help forge stronger ties and attract investments for various projects to speed up development of the state, a senior official of the state government said here, after a meeting of departmental heads to review preparations for the prestigious event.
20 Apr 2016
Kanpur: Uttar Pradesh BJP chief Keshav Prasad Maurya has expressed confidence that the party will win an absolute majority by bagging more than 265 seats in the 403-member House in the 2017 assembly elections and "establish Ram Rajya" in the state.
02 Jan 2016
Lucknow: Ashok Singh was today re-elected president of the Uttar Pradesh unit of Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD) unopposed.
14 Sep 2015
Mau/Sitapur: Two rape victims were shot dead in separate incidents in Uttar Pradesh with one of them being fatally attacked just two days before she had to appear in a court as a witness in the case.