UP govt doesn't care about farmers' welfare: Bajpai

The BJP on Tuesday hit out at Akhilesh Yadav saying that his government doesn't care about farmers' welfare as no SP leader has visited the rain-hit farmers of the state so far.

UP govt assures of foolproof security to Rahul Gandhi

In the backdrop of alleged snooping on Rahul Gandhi in Delhi, the Uttar Pradesh government on Tuesday assured that it will ensure "foolproof" security of the Congress general secretary as he is an MP from the state.

Opposition prepares to grill govt in UP Budget session from Wednesday

Opposition parties appeared all set to grill the Uttar Pradesh government on a host of issues during the over month-long budget session of the state legislature beginning on Wednesday.

Dead bodies in Ganga river: Home Ministry seeks report from UP govt

Home Ministry has asked UP government to submit a report in the wake of over hundred dead bodies found afloat in Ganga river in Unnao district of Uttar Pradesh.

'PK' to be entertainment tax-free in Uttar Pradesh: Akhilesh Yadav

Aamir Khan’s ‘PK’ will now be entertainment tax-free in Uttar Pradesh, Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav announced this morning, reports suggest.

Graft complaint filed against UP minister Gayatri Prajapati

A complaint against Uttar Pradesh mining minister and SP MLA Gayatri Prasad Prajapati has been filed with the state Lokayukta for allegedly misusing his office and amassing assets worth several crores on Friday.

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.