Monsoon Session begins at Uttar Pradesh Assembly; Opposition to raise issue of poor law and order situation
The Samajwadi Party staged a protest against Yogi govt's handling of the COVID-19 pandemic before the Assembly session started on Thursday
'No one died due to police bullets': Yogi Adityanath says anti-CAA protesters had 'intention to die,' claims 'big conspiracy' behind agitation
Uttar Pradesh chief minister Yogi Adityanath on Wednesday courted controversy when he said that the casualties during protests against the Citizenship Amendment Act (CAA) in Uttar Pradesh had died due to "bullets from rioters" and not from the state police.
Satya Pal Malik likely to become first Lieutenant Governor of Jammu and Kashmir, Ladakh, say reports
Satya Pal Malik is likely to become the first Lieutenant Governor (L-G) for both Union Territories of Jammu and Kashmir and Ladakh.
Unnao rape survivor accident case: CBI drops murder charges against Kuldeep Singh Sengar, associates in first charge sheet
The CBI on Friday dropped murder charges against former BJP MLA Kuldeep Singh Sengar and his associates in its first charge sheet in the Unnao rape victim accident case.
Congress issues show cause notice to Rae Bareli MLA for attending UP Assembly's special session in defiance of party orders
The Congress MLA who had remained absent from Congress's Gandhi Jayanti functions led by party general secretary Priyanka Gandhi on 2 October, surprised all by attending the proceedings of the House the same evening.
Opposition's boycott of special Uttar Pradesh Assembly session bad strategy, optics; defiant MLAs leave Adityanath critics red-faced
The Opposition parties in Uttar Pradesh should have realised that they would have made more noise by participating in the special session of the Assembly and using it to take on the government on whatever issue they would have deemed fit
Hamirpur Election Results 2019: BJP retains Assembly seat as Yuvraj Singh wins bypoll by over 17,000 votes
Fifty one percent polling was recorded in the Hamirpur Assembly bypoll held on 23 September. The by-election in this seat was necessitated due to the disqualification of Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) MLA Ashok Kumar Singh Chandel following his conviction in a murder case.
Allahabad HC grants a day's parole to Unnao rape survivor's uncle to attend last rites of wife killed in Sunday’s accident
Allahabad HC granted one-day parole to Unnao rape survivor's uncle Mahesh Singh to attend the last rites of his wife who was killed in a road accident. The Unnao rape survivor's family filed a complaint alleging 'conspiracy' behind the Sunday's car crash. The Uttar Pradesh government has recommended a CBI probe into the road accident.
Uttar Pradesh clashes: Twenty-four, including two nephews of village head, arrested in Sonbhadra; toll rises to 10
A village head and his supporters allegedly opened fire on a rival group in Uttar Pradesh's Sonbhadra on Wednesday, killing 10 and injuring 18.
Mayawati won't contest Lok Sabha election 2019, says SP-BSP's victory 'more important than my one seat'
Addressing a press conference in Lucknow, Mayawati said that the BSP has a "strong alliance" with the Rashtriya Lok Dal (RLD) and the Samajwadi Party (SP) to defeat the BJP in the 80-seat Assembly.
'Sabka saath, sabka vinaash': Yogi Adityanath spins BJP motto to slam SP, BSP, Congress at Uttar Pradesh Assembly
Uttar Pradesh chief minister Yogi Adityanath said while the BJP's motto was sabka saath, sabka vikas, the opposition Samajwadi Party, Bahujan Samaj Party and the Congress in the state stood for sabka vinaash.
In Uttar Pradesh Assembly, Opposition MPs hurl paper balls during Governor's address; Yogi slams members for childish behaviour
Opposition members hurled paper balls towards the podium as Uttar Pradesh Ram Naik addressed a joint sitting of the state legislature on the first day of of the Budget Session .
Accusing government of 'hiding' figures in Gorakhpur encephalitis deaths, Congress MLAs stage walkout from UP Assembly
The matter was raised during the question hour by Congress Legislature Party leader Ajay Kumar Lallu. He sought to know the number of deaths due to Japanese Encephalitis and Acute Encephalitis Syndrome
Congress walks out from Uttar Pradesh Assembly over unemployment issue, says govt not serious about providing jobs to youth
Congress members on Friday accused the Uttar Pradesh government of not being serious in providing employment to youths and staged a walkout in the state Assembly.
Yogi Adityanath says law and order in UP is best in past 15 years, slams Opposition for disrupting Assembly over issue
Yogi Adityanath was speaking to media persons after the state Assembly was adjourned following noisy protests by Opposition members over the Deoria shelter home case.
Uttar Pradesh Rajya Sabha polls: BJP's sulking ally SBSP may play spoilsport, cost saffron party one seat
After its unexpected defeat in the recent Lok Sabha bypolls in Gorakhpur and Phulpur, the ruling BJP might be in for fresh trouble in this week's Rajya Sabha polls on 10 seats from Uttar Pradesh, with a sulking ally keeping its cards close to its chest.
Ruckus in UP Assembly on first day of budget session; Opposition throws paper balls, planes during governor's address
The Uttar Pradesh Assembly's budget session opened on a stormy note today as slogan-shouting lawmakers from Opposition parties let loose a barrage of paper balls and balloons while Governor Ram Naik addressed a joint sitting of the state legislature highlighting the achievements of the Yogi Adityanath government.
Buoyed by show in Gujarat, Rahul Gandhi to concentrate on Uttar Pradesh ahead of 2019: Congress chief in Amethi today
After leading from the front in the Gujarat Assembly polls that saw his party improving its show, Congress president Rahul Gandhi is now focusing on Uttar Pradesh
Union Minister Hardeep Singh Puri was on Sunday elected unopposed in a bypoll to a Rajya Sabha seat from Uttar Pradesh, principal secretary of the state Assembly Pradeep Dubey said.
Yogi Adityanath govt tables bill to curb organised crime; Opposition calls it 'medium to suppress voices'
Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath on Thursday assured the Assembly against any misuse of the proposed stringent UPCOC legislation aimed at curbing organised crime and terror