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.

No official information on another Ayodhya yatra: UP govt

UP govt said it had no official information about the proposed yatra around Ayodhya beginning September 22.

SC notice to UP govt over Dalit scholar`s arrest

The Supreme Court on Friday issued a notice to the Uttar Pradesh government in connection with the arrest of a Dalit writer.

Bulandshahr rape detention: SC notice to UP govt

The Supreme Court on Wednesday took suo motu cognisance of a media report about detention of a ten-year-old girl by police in Bulandshahr in Uttar Pradesh.

UP govt to give Rs 20 lakh to Delhi gang-rape victim’s family

UP CM Akhilesh Yadav on Monday announced financial assistance of Rs 20 lakh to the family members of Delhi gang-rape victim.

`UP Govt making efforts to ensure better delivery of services`

Akhilesh Yadav on Sunday said his government is continuously making efforts to ensure better delivery of services to the people.

UP govt begins withdrawing cases against minister Azam Khan

The Uttar Pradesh government has started proceedings to withdraw four cases against senior cabinet minister Mohammad Azam Khan.