Uttar Pradesh Assembly Elections 2017

Narendra Modi Sweden visit: Here’s why it is crucial for India

The prime minister, who is scheduled to meet his Swedish counterpart, Stefan Lofven, is visiting the country for attending an India-Nordic Summit.

UP civic polls 2017: CM Yogi Adityanath hails rule of law, says Kairana like incidents won’t happen again

Hailing his state's law and order situation, Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath said that his government was committed to establishing the rule of law.

UP Civic polls 2017: Active campaigns by BJP, Congress set poll pot boiling in Uttar Pradesh

Active campaigns by senior BJP and Congress leaders, present and former Union ministers, have set the poll pot boiling in the otherwise staid local body elections in Uttar Pradesh.

41 IAS officers transferred in Uttar Pradesh, tainted Lucknow Development Authority VC Satyendra Singh shunted out

The UP government today shunted out tainted Vice Chairman of Lucknow Development Authority Satyendra Singh while effecting a major bureaucratic reshuffle involving 41 IAS officers in the second such d

Farm loan waiver: Some welcome, some term it ‘eye wash’

The Yogi Adityanath-led BJP government in UP yesterday announced a loan waiver of Rs 36,359 crore for over one lakh small and marginal farmers in the state.

Auspicious sign: 9 decisions during Navaratra, UP minister calls it coincidence

"The nine decisions, which the Cabinet took include loan waiver to small and marginalised farmers, streamlining purchase of wheat, action on illegal abattoirs, work done by anti-Romeo squad, committee

Yogi Adityanath govt approves Rs 47 crore for making drinking water in Bundelkhand

The UP Chief Minister said that Budelkhand was constinuously ignored in the last 15 years and no steps had been taken to ensure the wholistic development of the region.

SP leader shoots BJP leader’s brother for shouting Yogi Adiyanath slogan, ‘Yogi Zindabad’

Viniket Singh aka Nanhe was celebrating Bharatiya Janata Party's victory in the Uttar Pradesh Assembly elections by raising slogans of 'Yogi Zindabad' in his village when Shishupal's wife, panchayat m

Yogi Adityanath credits PM Narendra Modi’s schemes, Amit Shah strategy for BJP’s UP victory after 15 years

"The welfare schemes initiated by the Prime Minister, the brilliant poll strategy of BJP chief Amit Shah and the ground work done by party workers helped us to come to power after a gap of 15 years,"

Make UP roads pothole free by June 15, Yogi Adityanath tells PWD

Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Aditya Nath Yogi today directed officials of the Public Works Department (PWD) to make all state roads pothole free by June 15, 2017.

Yogi Adityanath crackdown against illegal slaughterhouses: As meat for lions runs out, officials rush to Lucknow

Stuck in the crisis of meat shortage since the crackdown on illegal slaughterhouses by Adityanath, many carnivores are being served with mostly white meat including chicken.

Yogi Adityanath cracks whip, orders babus to present report card of work within 24 hours

In a surprise move, the newly elected CM has asked all his administrative officers to prepare a 'power-point presentation' of their work within the next 24 hours and has said that he can check the pre

WATCH! Minister in Yogi Adityanath led UP govt Mohsin Raza loses cool over Mulayam, Azam photo in office

The newly appointed Uttar Pradesh minister Mohsin Raza lost his cool on the first day of his office on Thursday.

Seek no favours from CM Yogi Adityanath, PM Narendra Modi tells UP MPs

Prime Minister Narendra Modi today instructed BJP MPs from Uttar Pradesh to refrain from seeking favours from Chief Minister Adityanath Yogi in transfers and postings of officials, saying his administ

Man tweets UP CM Yogi Adityanath seeking justice in molestation case, gets prompt result

Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath has ordered a swift and proper action against the accused of a molestation case after the victims' family member tweeted him seeking justice.

Three shops selling meat set ablaze in Yogi Adityanath’s Uttar Pradesh

Police said the arson incident took place in Manyawar Kanshiram Colony last night. The shop owners said all their stock was charred in the fire.

No more Hindu-Muslim flare-ups in Uttar Pradesh? CM Yogi Adityanath cracks whip

Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath on his first day at the CMO has warned all his state bureaucrats to get ready for penal actions if in case they fail to check upon the communal flares in the state.

Rahul Gandhi had said that if Narendra Modi becomes PM, 22,000 Muslims will be killed: BJP spokesman Sambit Patra

BJP's spokesperson Dr. Sambit Patra has dug out a statement of Rahul Gandhi from March 2014 when he termed Narendra Modi's appointment as the Prime Minister of India 'a big threat to minor communities

Modi’s inclusive vision is at risk in Uttar Pradesh with Yogi Adityanath as Chief Minister

Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s recent victory in Uttar Pradesh, India’s most populous and politically important state, seemed a welcome affirmation of his pro-development message.

Prime Minister’s appointment of Nripendra Mishra as an observer in UP shows once again how important UP is for him

Yogi Adityanath on the position of chief minister of Uttar Pradesh is something that the top leadership of BJP needs to keep a close watch on.

Uttar Pradesh CM Yogi Adityanath to meet PM Narendra Modi in Parliament today

This will be the first meeting between Adityanath and PM Modi after the former took over as Chief Minister on Sunday.

After Yogi Adityanath takes over as UP CM, Asaduddin Owaisi dubs BJP slogan ‘sabka saath, sabka vikas’ as a farce

President of the All India Majlis-e-Ittehadul Muslimeen (AIMIM) Asaduddin Owaisi today said, “BJP's slogan of 'sabka saath, sabka vikas' is mere farce.

After becoming UP CM, Yogi Adityanath must retract his ‘inflammatory’ statements: Amnesty International

Amnesty International today called for public withdrawal of alleged inflammatory statements made in the past by BJP leader Yogi Adityanath, a day after he assumed charge as UP Chief Minister.

CM Yogi Adityanath directs DGP to ensure law and order, communal harmony in UP

Yogi Adityanath has directed the DGP Javeed Ahmed to ensure that no slackness should be allowed in maintaining law and order and communal harmony in the state.

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