Narendra Modi gained popularity during LS polls by SP's 'laptop scheme': Mulayam

In what can possibly make the Samajwadi Party an object of ridicule, the party's chief Mulayam Singh Yadav on Monday said that the laptops his party's government distributed in Uttar Pradesh aided Narendra Modi to win 2014 Lok Sabha election.

Submit status report in MNREGA scam, HC tells UP govt, CBI

The Allahabad High Court on Wednesday directed the Uttar Pradesh government and CBI to submit status report as well as action taken report in the multi-crore MNREGA scam on December 17.

UP govt demands Rs 774.47 crore flood-relief package from Centre

Uttar Pradesh government on Wednesday demanded a flood-relief package of Rs 774.47 crore from the Centre and asked it to develop a warning system to alert the state prior to release of water from neighbouring Nepal so that timely preventive measures could be taken.

UP govt confirms invoking of NSA against Saharanpur clash accused

The Uttar Pradesh government has confirmed invoking of National Security Act (NSA) against the main accused in the Saharanpur communal clashes of July, a senior government official said here on Friday.

When will UP govt investigate `love jihad`? -Part 2

When will the “love jihad” controversy that has gripped Uttar Pradesh be investigated and tackled?

When will UP govt investigate `love jihad`?

When will the “love jihad” controversy that has gripped Uttar Pradesh be investigated and tackled?

UP Govt should take Meerut gang rape incident seriously: Mamta Sharma

National Commission for Women (NCW) chairperson Mamta Sharma said on Tuesday that the Meerut gang rape incident should be taken seriously by the Uttar Pradesh Government.

Uma Bharti accuses UP govt of "shielding" criminals

Union Minister Uma Bharti on Sunday slammed the Samajwadi Party government over the deteriorating law and order situation in Uttar Pradesh and accused it of "shielding" criminals and rapists.

Bill Clinton offers support to UP govt in health services

Former US President Bill Clinton on Thursday met Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav and discussed various ongoing health schemes in the state.

Now SP leader Abhishek Mishra under fire over blunt remarks on women safety

In what can draw further flak for Samajwadi Party, Abhishek Mishra, a minister in Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav’s Cabinet on Saturday said that `deployment of constable behind every woman in the state is practically impossible`.

Officers` transfers are to hide failures: BJP on UP govt

BJP on Tuesday alleged that in a bid to hide its failures, the Akhilesh Yadav-led SP government was shuffling officers like a "pack of cards".

Allahabad HC notice to UP govt over its power policy

Lucknow bench of Allahabad High Court on Wednesday directed the Centre and the Uttar Pradesh government to file their replies on a PIL seeking direction for the 24-hours uninterrupted power supply in the state like in some VIP cities.

Mulayam defends govt on riots on first visit to Muzaffarnagar

Visiting Muzaffarnagar for the first time since the deadly communal riots seven months ago, ruling SP chief Mulayam Singh Yadav on Tuesday reached out to Muslims.

UP govt for discussion of new rape law

Uttar Pradesh government on Tuesday said that it would discuss the concerns raised by the BJP regarding misuse of the new rape law.

Muzaffarnagar riots: Security provided to gang-rape victims

The gang-rape victims during the Muzaffarngar riots have been provided security, police said on Monday.

BJP welcomes HC verdict on UP govt withdrawing terror cases

BJP on Thursday welcomed the Allahabad High Court verdict on the UP government withdrawing prosecution in terror cases without the Centre`s permission, saying it was a strong rebuff to parties indulging in "appeasement politics".

On his birthday, Mulayam says he wants 75 seats in UP as gift

Mulayam Singh Yadav appealed to the people to gift him victory in "at least 75 seats" in UP in the 2014 Lok Sabha elections as he celebrated his 75th birthday.

Revocation of Nagpal`s suspension delayed decision: IAS body

The decision to revoke Durga Shakti Nagpal`s suspension is a delayed decision, central IAS officers` association said.

UP govt revokes Durga Shakti Nagpal`s suspension

A day after Durga Shakti Nagpal met Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav, her suspension was revoked by the state government on Sunday.

UP govt failed to stop riots despite warning: Centre

The Centre on Monday came down heavily on Uttar Pradesh government for its alleged failure to prevent riots in Muzaffarnagar and said people of the state have lost complete faith in the Samajwadi Party dispensation.