UP CM misleading people on power crisis: BJP

BJP on Tuesday alleged that Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav was misleading the people and levelling baseless allegations against the Centre on the power crisis in the state.

Centre should ensure adequate power supply to UP: Akhilesh

In an apparent attack on Centre for not providing adequate quota of power allocated to the state, Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav Tuesday said that he expected that Centre should give "due right" of the state, which has elected maximum number of BJP MPs.

MLAs take oath in Uttar Pradesh Assembly

Newly-elected members of the Uttar Pradesh Assembly were on Tuesday administered oath of the house by Speaker Mata Prasad Pandey.

Asian Games: Akhilesh Yadav announces Rs 50 lakh cash reward for Seema Punia
Asian Games: Akhilesh Yadav announces Rs 50 lakh cash reward for Seema Punia

Uttar Pradesh chief minister Akhilesh Yadav on Tuesday announced a cash reward of Rs 50 lakh for discus thrower Seema Punia, who won a gold at Asian Games 2014 on the third day of athletics competitions.

Urdu unites society, connects people: UP CM

Urdu is a language which unites the society and connects people and it has been the endeavour of 'Samajwadis' to estbalish unity in the society through languages, Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav said on Saturday.

UP to bring down line losses to tackle power crisis

Faced with an acute power crisis, the Uttar Pradesh government has decided to take steps to significantly bring down the line losses, an official said Saturday.

Efforts would be to complete Metro project by 2016: Akhilesh

The UP government Saturday officially commenced work on the ambitious Lucknow Metro Rail and Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav said efforts would be to finish the project by 2016.

Verify incidents, get to truth before filing reports: Akhilesh to journalists

 Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav today asked journalists to verify an incident and get to the truth before filing reports on it.

Health and education top priority: Akhilesh

Laying the foundation stone of a medical college here, Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav on Thursday said health and education were top priorities for his government.

Akhilesh orders 22 hours power in UP cities, 16 in villages

Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav Tuesday directed the power department to take steps to ensure that electricity is supplied for 22 hours in urban and 16 hours in rural areas by 2016.

UP govt launches road safety policy

UP government on Monday launched a road safety policy, claiming to be the "first" such initiative in the country, which seeks to check occurrence of street accidents and resulting mortalities.

UP Governor expresses concern over law and order situation

 Uttar Pradesh Governor Ram Naik has expressed concern over the law and order situation in the state and said that urgent steps were needed to be taken to check the incidents of rapes and murders.

UP govt to daily inform Centre on coal shortage on Twitter

UP government officials will assess coal shortage in the state on a daily basis and inform the Centre by posting it on Twitter, Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav on Saturday said.

UP CM announces cash reward for ace shooter Jitu Rai
UP CM announces cash reward for ace shooter Jitu Rai

Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav has congratulated and announced a cash reward of Rs 50 lakh for the Lucknow-based ace shooter Jitu Rai for winning a gold in the 50m pistol event at the 17th Asian Games on Saturday.

UP Govt taking steps to deal with health-related challenges: Akhilesh Yadav

 Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav today said his government was taking effective steps to deal with health-related challenges and has started several schemes for the purpose.

BJP spoiling UP atmosphere: Akhilesh Yadav

Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav on Friday accused the BJP of attempting to "spoil" the atmosphere of the state.

UP CM takes dig at PM Narendra Modi over bypoll loss

Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav Thursday took a dig at Prime Minister Narendra Modi over the BJP's poor showing in the Assembly bypolls in the state.

Uttar Pradesh CM showers sops on doctors

Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav on Thursday showered sops on doctors raising the retirement age of faculty members of government medical colleges to 65 years and bringing pay scales of KGMU teachers here on par with SGPGIMS.

UP govt transfers 10 IAS officers

The Uttar Pradesh government has transferred ten IAS officers, an official spokesperson said here.

By-Poll results: Major setback for BJP, end of Modi wave?

The By-Poll results brought a major setback for BJP as it was routed in the states of Uttar Pradesh and Rajasthan saving face only in Gujarat.