India | Indo-Asian News Service | Friday October 24, 2014
On November 5, Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav will launch a pension scheme for 40 lakh families, including those belonging to the Scheduled Castes (SC), Scheduled Tribes (ST) and minorities, in the state.
India | Press Trust of India | Thursday October 23, 2014
Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav on Wednesday said that his government has fulfilled the promises made by his party in the Assembly polls but people are still waiting for Prime Minister Narendra Modi led government at Centre to start the p...
Press Trust of India | Sunday October 19, 2014
Jitu Rai was felicitated by UP chief minister Akhilesh Yadav at a function. The Nepal-born marksman said he was happy to represent Uttar Pradesh and has set his sight on Rio Olympics in 2016.
India | Written by Niha Masih | Wednesday October 15, 2014
Uttar Pradesh's capital Lucknow is all set to get the state's first and very own IT city. The project being developed by HCL will be spread across 100 acres and will see an investment of more than Rs 1500 crores by the company. The state government h...
India | Press Trust of India | Saturday October 11, 2014
Indian Administrative Service officer Abhishek Singh, husband of Durga Shakti Nagpal whose suspension as Sub-Divisional Magistrate had triggered a controversy, was today suspended by Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav for allegedly treating ...
India | Press Trust of India | Saturday September 20, 2014
Officials of the Uttar Pradesh government will assess coal shortage in the state on a daily basis and inform the Centre by posting the information on Twitter, Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav today said.
Cheat Sheet | Edited by Amit Chaturvedi | Friday September 19, 2014
Mulayam Singh Yadav's Samajwadi Party is the big winner of today's round of by-elections, winning eight of 11 seats in Uttar Pradesh, ten of which were previously held by the BJP and one by its ally the Apna Dal. A triumphant UP chief minister Akhi...
India | Reported by Niha Masih, Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Tuesday September 16, 2014
A day after Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav tweeted about "drawing inspiration for 2017, no matter what the outcome" of by-polls in the state, his Samajwadi Party received a heartening score.
India | Press Trust of India | Saturday September 13, 2014
About 50 per cent electorate today exercised their franchise in by-polls to 11 assembly seats and one Lok Sabha seat in Uttar Pradesh till 5 pm.
India | Press Trust of India | Thursday September 11, 2014
Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav today said his government was reducing the digital divide in the state and had told students to use the laptops provided by the Samajwadi Party government to listen to Prime Minister Narendra Modi's speech ...
India | Agencies | Wednesday September 10, 2014
Accusing the BJP of being the "most cunning" party, Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav today alleged that it was trying to divide the country by talking about 'love jihad'.
India | Reported by Niha Masih, Edited by Abhinav Bhatt (With Inputs from IANS) | Tuesday September 9, 2014
Among those struggling today to contact people in flood-hit Jammu and Kashmir, where all phone lines are down, was Akhilesh Yadav, chief minister of Uttar Pradesh.
India | Press Trust of India | Wednesday September 3, 2014
Political opposition notwithstanding, the Samajwadi Party government in Uttar Pradesh has made elaborate arrangements to ensure that Prime Minister Narendra Modi's speech reaches lakhs of students in the state, this Teachers' Day.
India | Indo-Asian News Service | Monday September 1, 2014
Amid an unprecedented power crisis and a drought in the state, a high-level delegation led by Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav left for Netherlands on Monday, a government spokesman said.
India | Edited by Surabhi Malik | Thursday August 28, 2014
Students in the common room at the hostel were watching the match when Kashmiri students allegedly cheered Pakistan and others asked them to stop.
India | Press Trust of India | Tuesday August 26, 2014
Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav on Monday said no prior information had been provided by Nepal on the release of water that led to the flooding in parts of the state.
India | Indo-Asian News Service | Sunday August 24, 2014
The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on Saturday pledged to oust the "anti-people" Akhilesh Yadav-led Samajwadi Party (SP) government in Uttar Pradesh, accusing it of promoting and patronizing "love jihad" in the state.
India | Press Trust of India | Friday August 22, 2014
The Akhilesh Yadav government in Uttar Pradesh, whiplashed by criticism over law and order and other issues, has decided to hire a Public Relations agency to help improve its image.
India | Press Trust of India | Thursday August 21, 2014
Flood situation remained grave in Uttar Pradesh where the toll rose to 89 today with reports of seven more deaths in the state whose eastern parts were worst hit.
India | Edited by Sanchari Bhattacharya | Monday August 18, 2014
A five-member committee set up to look into the communal clashes that rocked Uttar Pradesh's Saharanpur last month has named BJP Member of Parliament Raghav Lakhanpal as a key accused. The report, submitted to Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav, also blam...