Not CM candidate, Rahul Gandhi to lead party across the country: Congress

Not CM candidate, Rahul Gandhi to lead party across the country: Congress

Congress on Tuesday virtually dismissed reports that Rahul Gandhi would be projected as the party's CM candidate in poll-bound Uttar Pradesh, stating that he is the leader of Congress all over the country.

Illegal construction: UP CM suspends MLA Rampal Yadav from party

Illegal construction: UP CM suspends MLA Rampal Yadav from party

Samajwadi Party today expelled MLA Rampal Yadav from the party for six years in illegal construction case.

UP CM announce Rs 20 lakh compensation for kin of SI Akhtar killed in encounter

Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav on Monday announced Rs 20 lakh compensation for kin of Sub-Inspector Akhtar who was killed in an encounter with criminals in Greater Noida on Monday.

People are still awaiting 'Acche Din': Akhilesh Yadav

Taking a dig at the BJP led NDA government at the Centre, Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav on Saturday said the people are still awaiting for 'Acche Din' as promised by Prime Minister Narendra Modi during the Lok Sabha elections held two years ago.

Height of insensitivity: 10,000 litres of water used for helipad for Haryana CM Manohar Lal Khattar

Height of insensitivity: 10,000 litres of water used for helipad for Haryana CM Manohar Lal Khattar

Several litres of water was wasted in drought-hit Lalitpur district of Uttar Pradesh to ensure smooth landing of CM Akhilesh Yadav's chopper on Tuesday.

Akhilesh Yadav meets Pankhuri Gidwani, who was crowned second runner-up at Femina Miss India 2016 - See Pic

Uttar Pradesh CM Akhilesh Yadav met Pankhuri Gidwani, who was crowned second runner-up at Femina Miss India 2016, on Wednesday.

Gallons of water wasted to ensure smooth landing for UP CM Akhilesh Yadav's chopper

Gallons of water wasted to ensure smooth landing for UP CM Akhilesh Yadav's chopper

Call it an irony or the government officials' insensitivity towards the drought-hit farmers in the state, that several litres of water was wasted in drought-hit Lalitpur district of Uttar Pradesh to ensure smooth landing of Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav's chopper on Tuesday.

Minor girl, woman raped in separate attacks in Samajwadi Party-ruled Uttar Pradesh

Minor girl, woman raped in separate attacks in Samajwadi Party-ruled Uttar Pradesh

A minor girl and a woman in her 30s were allegedly raped in separate incidents in Etah district of Uttar Pradesh following which four men were booked, police said today.

At least three labourers injured as Lucknow Metro shuttering collapses

At least three labourers injured as Lucknow Metro shuttering collapses

One construction worker died while eight others sustained injuries after a construction mishap in Lucknow in Uttar Pradesh on Sunday.

BJP leader Kundanika Sharma joins Samajwadi Party

BJP leader Kundanika Sharma joins Samajwadi Party

BJP leader Kundanika Sharma on Saturday joined the Samajwadi Party.

I have not demanded the dismissal of Azam Khan: UP Governor Ram Naik

I have not demanded the dismissal of Azam Khan: UP Governor Ram Naik

Uttar Pradesh Governor Ram Naik on Tuesday said that he has not demanded the dismissal of UP cabinet minister Azam Khan for making comments against him in the state assembly last month.

Akhilesh directs all help for kin of UP students killed in Ukraine

Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav on Monday condoled the killing of two medical students, hailing from the state, in Ukraine and ordered officials to extend all possible help to their families.

Dadri lynching: SC dismisses petition challenging UP govt's compensation to Akhlaq's family

Dadri lynching: SC dismisses petition challenging UP govt's compensation to Akhlaq's family

The Supreme Court on Monday dismissed a Public Interest Litigation (PIL), which citing the hefty solatium granted to the family of Akhlaq who was lynched by a mob in Dadri accused the Akhilesh Yadav-led Samajwadi Party Government of adopting a `discriminatory` compensation policy.

UP rape horror: Teen raped on pretext of marriage

UP rape horror: Teen raped on pretext of marriage

A 17-year-old girl was allegedly sexually exploited by a youth for a month on the pretext of marrying her, police said here today.

UP Governor writes to CM against Azam Khan's comments

 Uttar Pradesh Governor Ram Naik has written a letter to Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav in connection with the use of alleged unparliamentary remarks by senior minister Azam Khan against him.

Akhilesh skips PM Modi's 'Stand Up India' event, is UP CM scared of 'Noida jinx'?

Akhilesh skips PM Modi's 'Stand Up India' event, is UP CM scared of 'Noida jinx'?

Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav has once again skipped Prime Minister Narendra Modi's event here, apparently owing to the so-called 'Noida jinx'.

Rape survivor refused stretcher in Uttar Pradesh hospital

Rape survivor refused stretcher in Uttar Pradesh hospital

In yet another case of apathy towards rape victims, a girl who was sexually assaulted and was bleeding profusely, was denied use of stretcher in Lakhimpur government hospital. 

Akhilesh Yadav announces Rs 20 lakh for murdered NIA official's family

Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav on Monday announced financial assistance of Rs 20 lakh for the family of NIA official Tanzeel Ahmad, who was shot dead by unidentified assailants in the state's Bijnor.

Drought-hit Bundelkhand: Akhilesh govt announces free food material for 'Antyodaya' families

Drought-hit Bundelkhand: Akhilesh govt announces free food material for 'Antyodaya' families

The Uttar Pradesh government has announced to provide special relief package to drought-affected people in Bundelkhand region every month. 

SP government has no right to continue: Rajnath Singh

In a veiled attack on the Akhilesh Yadav dispensation in Uttar Pradesh, Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh said that a government which cannot redress problems of the people has no right to continue in power on moral grounds.