UP Assembly

BSP stages walkout over non-appointment of primary teachers

Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) members Tuesday staged a walkout in the legislative assembly alleging that the state government was not serious in appointment of primary teachers.

Jun 24, 2014, 14:40 PM IST

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.

Jun 19, 2014, 17:40 PM IST

Azam Khan, Maurya`s banter lightens UP Assembly mood

BJP leader Swami Prasad Maurya was once again caught amidst banter between treasury and opposition in UP assembly with Minister Azam Khan quipping that his name should be included in Guinness book of world records for his knowledge.

Feb 26, 2014, 15:34 PM IST

UP Assembly drowns in din over Muzaffarnagar riots

BJP and BSP members on Monday tried to corner Uttar Pradesh government over the number of riots in the state and rehabilitation of Muzaffarnagar riot victims leading to a din and adjournment of the state Assembly.

Feb 24, 2014, 13:47 PM IST

UP Assembly adjourned after paying condolences

Uttar Pradesh Assembly was on Thursday adjourned for the day after paying condolences to two legislators, who died in last two months.

Feb 20, 2014, 14:17 PM IST

BJP to boycott governor address as UP session begins

The 10-day session of the Uttar Pradesh state legislature will begin Wednesday with the address of Governor BL Joshi to the joint sitting of both the state legislative Assembly and the state council.

Feb 19, 2014, 13:29 PM IST

Supplementary budget presented in UP Assembly

Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav presented the second supplementary budget of 2013-14 worth Rs 3,619.76 crores in the Assembly on Monday.

Dec 09, 2013, 17:01 PM IST

Question hour in UP Assembly adjourned over cane price issue

Opposition parties in Uttar Pradesh on Monday created uproar in the Assembly and forced adjournment of entire question hour, demanding increase in cane prices and payment of dues to farmers.

Dec 09, 2013, 13:54 PM IST

SP, BJP members come to blows in UP Assembly

Members of the ruling Samajwadi Party and BJP today came to blows in the Uttar Pradesh Assembly after the House was adjourned over accusations on the recent Muzaffarnagar riots which claimed 47 lives.

Sep 20, 2013, 18:09 PM IST

Nimesh panel report tabled in UP Assembly

The RD Nimesh Commission report on the arrest of two Muslim youths on terror charges following serial bomb blasts in the Faizabad, Barabanki and Lucknow courts was tabled on Monday in Uttar Pradesh Assembly.

Sep 16, 2013, 17:41 PM IST

Mukhtar Ansari allowed to attend UP Assembly

UP MLA Mukhtar Ansari charged under MCOCA for allegedly being part of an organised crime syndicate has been allowed by a Delhi court to attend the state Assembly session.

Feb 15, 2013, 15:03 PM IST

Stampede: BSP MLAs create ruckus in UP Assembly

The opening day of the Budget Session of the UP State Assembly on Thursday witnessed uproarious scenes when opposition BSP MLAs created a ruckus over the issue of Allahabad stampede that left at least 36 people dead.

Feb 14, 2013, 11:34 AM IST

Congress names candidates for Mizoram, UP Assembly by-polls

Congress declared names of its candidates for by-polls in Mizoram`s Chalfilh and Uttar Pradesh`s Bhatpar constituencies.

Feb 01, 2013, 23:48 PM IST

Akhilesh invites Mukherjee for UP assembly`s 125-year celebrations

Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav Sunday extended an invitation to President Pranab Mukherjee to be the chief guest at a function to commemorate the 125th year of the Uttar Pradesh state assembly next month.

Dec 03, 2012, 00:48 AM IST

UP Assembly adjourned after repeated disruptions

Uproar over dismal law and order situation and delay in announcement of sugarcane prices marred the proceedings of the Uttar Pradesh Assembly.

Nov 26, 2012, 16:12 PM IST

UP Assembly adjourned sine-die

UP Assembly adjourned on Tuesday sine-die after a three-month long budget session in which a sitting of 21 days took place without any adjournment.

Jul 03, 2012, 17:15 PM IST

BSP, Cong walkout in UP Assembly on separate issue

Stressing that the SP government was committed to improving the lot of farmers, Khan said the chief minister braved the heat of May-June months to inspect the purchase centres.

Jun 05, 2012, 22:15 PM IST

BSP slams Guv`s address for `jungle raj` remark

BSP on Tuesday slammed the Governor`s address and cited cases of murder and rape during the present SP rule to demolish the charge.

May 29, 2012, 18:26 PM IST

A day after chaos, Speaker hopes MLAs will follow

Speaker Mata Prasad Pandey hoped that the members would behave as per the rules in future.

May 29, 2012, 18:21 PM IST

Fake woman MLA enters UP Assembly campus

The security of the Uttar Pradesh Legislative Assembly was compromised on Tuesday when a woman claiming to be a MLA managed to enter the complex.

May 29, 2012, 16:32 PM IST