14 Jun 2016
Lucknow: BSP chief Mayawati today charged BJP with raking up the Kairana exodus issue to divert the attention of people from its defeat in Rajya Sabha and Legislative Council polls in Uttar Pradesh and made a fresh demand for imposition of President's rule in the state on law and order grounds.
07 Jun 2016
Lucknow: In the first major fallout after the Mathura clashes, the Uttar Pradesh government today shunted out the District Magistrate and the Senior Superintendent of Police of Mathura even as it dismissed BJP's charge that there was political pressure on police to not evict encroachers from Jawahar Bagh.
17 Jul 2016
Itanagar: Congress legislator Pema Khandu today sworn in as the new Chief Minister of Arunachal Pradesh, becoming the youngest lawmaker to head a state in the country.
06 Jun 2016
Lucknow: A BJP delegation today met Uttar Pradesh Governor Ram Naik and demanded a CBI probe into the Mathura violence and expulsion of PWD Minister Shivpal Singh Yadav, even as party workers held state-wide demonstrations during which they also clashed with police.
04 Jun 2016
Mathura: Veteran actress-politician Hema Malini has lashed out at media reports and people who criticised her over posting images from a film's shoot on social media while Mathura was engulfed by violence and tension.
12 Jun 2016
Allahabad: The two-day national executive conclave of the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) begins here todayevening to fine tune the party strategy for Uttar Pradesh assembly polls that are due next year.
24 May 2016
Lucknow: Notwithstanding BSP chief Mayawati's declaration that she will no longer install statues in Uttar Pradesh if voted back to power, her supporters will be banking heavily on her statues for campaigning in the 2017 polls.
02 May 2016
Ballia: Union minister Kalraj Mishra blamed the ruling Samajwadi Party and Opposition Bahujan Samaj Party for the "bad shape of affairs" in Uttar Pradesh, as he said BJP is only alternative to bring development in the state.
27 May 2016
Saharanpur (UP): Virtually kickstarting BJP's poll campaign in Uttar Pradesh on the occasion of the government's second year of completion of power today, Home Minister Rajnath Singh made a fervent appeal to the people of the state to "end BJP's exile".
06 Jul 2016
Bhopal: Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan today thanked Prime Minister Narendra Modi for making three more MPs from the state Union Ministers, and elevating Prakash Javadekar to the cabinet rank. MP now has eight ministers in the union cabinet.