It's proving difficult to tackle power crisis due to theft: UP CM

Expressing concern over power theft through illegal connections, Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav on Tuesday said it was becoming difficult to deal with power crisis due to this problem.

Woman threatens to immolate herself before Akhilesh Yadav's residence

A 22-year-old woman on Sunday threatened to immolate herself in front of Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister's residence if action is not taken against six persons, including her husband and mother-in-law, accused of harassing her for dowry.

Lucknow to host fashion summit
Lucknow to host fashion summit

A fashion summit, to be organised by CII-Young Indians in the city Saturday, will highlight the rich Oudh fashion culture and connect it with the global fashion industry.

Some forces trying to create divide in society: Akhilesh Yadav
Some forces trying to create divide in society: Akhilesh Yadav

Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav today alleged that some forces were trying to create divide in the society, but his party was determined to counter them.

Who will be BJP`s UP CM candidate? Fierce online campaigns on

Although more than two years are left for Uttar Pradesh assembly elections, supporters of BJP leaders have started aggressive online campaigns for their choice of chief ministerial candidate.

BJP will continue animosity against Moradabad SSP for years: Laxmikant Bajpai

Lashing out at Moradabad`s Senior Superintendent of Police (SSP) Dharamvir for holding BJP responsible for inflaming communal tension in Kanth, the party`s state president Laxmikant Bajpai on Saturday said that the former is not fit to be in public service.

Akhilesh suspends forest official for laxity in work

Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav on Wednesday suspended a forest official for not performing his duties properly and ordered an enquiry against him.

UP CM reshuffles portfolios of 11 ministers, sacks junior min

Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav tonight sacked a junior minister and changed the portfolios of 11 ministers including 9 of cabinet rank in a major reshuffle of his council of ministers.

Ashish Yadav Sonu appointed OSD to UP CM

Uttar Pradesh government has appointed Ashish Yadav Sonu as Officer on Special Duty for Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav, official sources said here.

All sections should stand up against disruptive forces: UP CM

Akhilesh Yadav said forces which want to disrupt social harmony should be weakened and all sections of the society should stand up against them.

US Ambassador Nancy J Powell meets UP CM

US Ambassador Nancy J Powell on Thursday met Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav at his official residence here, official sources said.

‘Concrete steps to be taken for UP development’

Akhilesh Yadav on Thursday said concrete steps would be taken for the development of the state and to bring in a good law and order situation.

UP Lokayukta for bringing CM under its purview

"CM is covered under the purview of the Lokayukta in many states like Karnataka, Kerala and Madhya Pradesh," Justice Mehrotra said.

Mulayam refutes charges in land allotment as UP CM

Samajwadi Party Chief Mulayam
Singh Yadav has refuted the allegation of illegality against
him in allotment of plots in Lucknow as Uttar Pradesh CM.

BSP leader held for breaking UP CM`s security cordon

Three women, including a BSP leader,
who levelled some allegations against two ministers and staged a demonstration in front of UP CM Mayawati`s cavalcade during her surprise visit in Aligarh, have been
arrested.

Maya targets some officers with kin in oppon parties

UP CM Mayawati alleged some officers with the help of their relatives in opposition parties were trying to create a bad image of her government and warned them of strict action.

Security increased for UP CM

Security has been strengthened
for Chief Minister Mayawati during her visits to Delhi and
various districts of the state, in view of threats by
terrorists, Maoists and other criminals.

SC quashes land allotment made by UP CM 42 yrs ago

The Supreme Court has quashed the
allotment of land made to an individual in Ghaziabad 42 years
ago by the then Chief Minister on the ground that he had no
authority to make such a recommendation.

Azamgarh bus mishap: UP CM announces Rs 1 lakh compensation

Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Mayawati Tuesday announced an ex-gratia of Rs 1 lakh each to
kin of the 16 people killed in last night`s Azamgarh bus
tragedy.

Cong MP alleges UP CM has misused SC/ST Act against Rita

Congress MP Jagdambika Pal today
demanded CBI inquiry into Rita Bahuguna Joshi issue and
alleged that the Chief Minister of Uttar Pradesh misused the
SC and ST Prevention of Atrocities Act against the UPCC chief.