UP House nod to National Judicial Appointments Commission Bill

 Uttar Pradesh Assembly today passed a resolution seeking to amend the National Judicial Appointments Commission Bill 2014 to include Chief Minister, Leader of the Opposition and Chief Justice of the High Court in the collegium for selecting two eminent persons in the commission.

Pandemonium in UP Assembly, House adjourned

Lucknow: Pandemonium marked the first day of the winter session of the Uttar Pradesh Legislative Assembly Friday with opposition staging a walkout and stalling proceedings leading to the adjournment of the House.

UP Legislative Assembly starts on stormy note

The proceedings of the Uttar Pradesh Legislative Assembly on Friday got off to a stormy start with opposition parties stressing on immediate taking up of different pressing issues and BSP staging a walkout.

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.

MLAs take oath in UP assembly

Lucknow: Newly elected members of the Uttar Pradesh assembly were on Tuesday administered oath of the house by Speaker Mata Prasad Pandey.

BJP MLAs start 2-day protest in front of UP Assembly

MLAs and MLCs of Bhartiya Janta Party (BJP) on Monday started a two-day sit in protest in front of Uttar Pradesh Assembly against what they called poor law and order situation, power crisis and continuing cow slaughter in the state.

UP Assembly adjourned sine die amid protest by BSP MLAs

As BSP MLAs in Uttar Pradesh Assembly on Monday protested against the Central government over inflation and state government over law and order situation, the House was adjourned sine die after passage of the general and departmental budgets amid din.

Uproar in UP House over crime against women, communal violence

Uttar Pradesh Assembly on Monday witnessed uproarious scenes on the issue of rising cases of crime against women and communal violence in the state, with opposition BSP and BJP staging separate walkouts during Question Hour.

271 crorepatis but UP MLAs still want salary hike!

Legislators, cutting across party lines during the ongoing budget session of the Uttar Pradesh assembly, are worried, among other things, about their perks and salaries - now at Rs 50,000 a month.

Assembly website to show answers to UP MLAs` questions

To facilitate mediapersons covering the Uttar Pradesh Assembly, questions raised by law makers in the state Assembly and their answers will be made available online.

Uttar Pradesh Assembly adjourned till Dec 9

Uttar Pradesh Assembly was on Thursday adjourned till December 9 after Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav and MLAs offered condolences to sitting Samajwadi Party MLA Raja Ram Pandey, who passed away recently.

UP Congress workers try to gherao assembly, face police batons

Police on Thursday baton-charged Congress workers when they tried to forcefully enter the Uttar Pradesh assembly premises during their protest to press for speedy implementation of food security scheme in the state.

SP, BJP members come to blows in UP Assembly

Members of the ruling Samajwadi Party and the BJP came to blows in the Uttar Pradesh assembly on Friday after the house was adjourned over accusations on the recent Muzaffarangar riots which claimed 47 lives.

Issue of unemployment benefit sparks BJP walkout

Opposition BJP members on Friday a walkout from the Uttar Pradesh Assembly alleging that the Samajwadi Party government was befooling youths of the state in the name of giving them unemployment allowance.

UP govt rules out hike in wheat MSP, Oppn walks out

Uttar Pradesh government on Wednesday ruled out any increase in minimum support price of wheat fixed by the Centre, prompting an angry opposition to stage a walkout in the Uttar Pradesh Assembly.

Uma`s absence from UP Assembly raised in House

BJP MLA Uma Bharti`s absence from the Assembly since the beginning of the session was raised in the House by a Congress member.

UP govt recommends dissolving of state Assembly: Report

In a dramatic turnaround Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Mayawati recommended dissolving of the state Assembly, reports said on Sunday.

‘Rahul`s leadership has frustrated rivals in UP’

Cong claimed Rahul Gandhi`s leadership has "created fear and frustration among all the opponents of the party" in Uttar Pradesh assembly poll.

BJP declares 4th list of UP poll candidates

BJP released its fourth list of 34 candidates for UP Assembly elections,
which includes four women and five Scheduled Caste candidates.

Amar Singh backs Mayawati on splitting UP

Amar Singh said even socialist leader Ram Manohar Lohia was a supporter of smaller states.