UP CM was speaking at the launch of the first edition of Global Encyclopedia of the Ramayana on Saturday, where he said, "This word 'secularism' is the biggest threat to develop India's prosperous traditions and give it a spot on the global stage. People who are misguiding the public for their own benefit and betraying the country will not be spared. People who are creating false propaganda about India for money will face the heat."
Though the Kerala High Court had made remarks against 'love jihad'' in 2009, the state government has done nothing to check it, Adityanath claimed while inaugurating the state-wide "Vijay Yatra"
Sonu Nigam, in his interaction to Yogi Adityanath, has reportedly expressed his wish to present a brick for the Lord Ram temple construction in Ayodhya.
UP government spokesperson Sidharth Nath Singh said punishment under the new law is a jail term from one to five years, and a fine of Rs 15,000
Priyanka Gandhi Vadra writes to Yogi Adityanath, seeks urgent inquiry into JNV student's death at hostel
Priyanka Gandhi Vadra has written to Yogi Adityanath seeking an urgent inquiry into the alleged suicide of a Jawahar Navodaya Vidyalaya student
UP govt temporarily stays sacking of 25,000 Home Guards after backlash: Ahead of Diwali, personnel say sense of gloom pervades homes
Yogi Adityanath’s government has planned this year’s Diwali celebrations in Ayodhya on a grand scale even as 25,000 Home Guards have been laid off citing 'financial constraints'.
Yogi Adityanath claims Rahul Gandhi's involvement in state Assembly polls means 'BJP will win 100 percent'
Yogi Adityanath made a scathing attack on Rahul Gandhi and said his 'involvement in state Assembly polls means BJP is going to win the elections 100 percent'.
No journalist held captive during Yogi Adityanath's visit to Moradabad hospital, says district magistrate
Moradabad District Magistrate Rakesh Singh said that some journalists were allowed inside the ward, over 35 persons were 'detained' as part of safety measures.
Yogi Adityanath had earlier called Akhilesh 'goondon ka sartaj' (king of goons) and has often accused him of taking development works and extending basic facilities on caste and communal lines.
LS polls: Opposition's attempt at polarising electorate challenges narrative of secular-communal divide
All parties, irrespective of ideology, are playing the same game. Instead of pointing fingers at one, it would be worthwhile looking at the system that encourages such behaviour from politicians
Mayawati was addressing a joint rally of the BSP-SP-RLD alliance in favour of SP nominee Dharmendra Yadav
'Sorry for the interruption": Mamata Banerjee mocks Yogi Adityanath after Akhilesh Yadav stopped at Lucknow airport
West Bengal chief minister Mamata Banerjee slammed her Uttar Pradesh counterpart Yogi Adityanath after former UP chief minister Akhilesh Yadav was not allowed to attend a function at Allahabad University
Denied permission to land chopper, Yogi Adityanath heads to Purulia rally venue on road; suspected TMC workers block route to event
In a bid to hamper Uttar Pradesh chief minister Yogi Adityanath's rally in West Bengal's Purulia, Trinamool Congress (TMC) workers on Tuesday blocked the road to the district and raised slogans against him and Prime Minister Narendra Modi.
Firstpost Editor's Picks: Over-reliance on R Ashwin, Being Yogi Adityanath, PM's views on Opposition; today's must-read stories
Ashwin, like so many other big names of the past, has been treated with kid gloves rather than being dispassionately assessed for form and fitness.
Being Uttar Pradesh CM does not conflict with spiritual pursuit as sanyasi, Yogi Adityanath tells Firstpost
Yogi Adityanath speaks to Firstpost about the challenges he faced changing Uttar Pradesh's perception, being led down the garden path by bureaucrats and his interpretation of the Constitution.
Bulandshahr: In UP's Nayabans village, Muslims feel 'terrorised' by Hindu activists as religious tension surges ahead of polls
The Uttar Pradesh village has become a symbol of the deepening communal divide in India as some Hindu men from the area complained they had seen a group of Muslims slaughtering cows in a mango orchard a couple of miles away.
Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath addressed the Bulandhsahr violence for the first time on Friday, claiming that it was an accident. "There was no case of mob lynching, what happened in Bulandshahr was an accident," he said. Adityanath also promised that the accused will be punished.
Kargil-based army jawan Jeetendra Malik emerges as new lead in Bulandshahr violence case; cops investigating role of accused
A new lead on the accused in the Bulandshahr violence case emerged on Friday. Jeetendra Malik, who has been named in one of the FIRs as Jeetu and is reportedly a serving Army personnel, could be responsible for shooting Police Inspector Subodh Kumar Singh.
Bulandshahr violence: Criticised for being silent on Subodh Singh's murder, Yogi Adityanath to meet cop's family on Thursday
It was not clear whether any decision was taken to act against those responsible for killing of Police Inspector Subodh Kumar Singh and 20-year-old bystander Sumit Kumar in the mob violence.
Telangana Assembly polls: Beyond BJP-AIMIM’s slanging match lies cold calculation that caught Congress unawares
Congress’ worry is understandable. It may try to pose as the victim, but given its history of engaging in appeasement politics and playing the ‘identity’ game, Rahul is hardly in a position to claim a seat on the moral high horse.