UP government to implement 25 projects on priority ahead of 2022 elections
The chief minister has invited Prime Minister Narendra Modi to lay the foundation stone of two of these projects — the Bundelkhand Expressway this month and the Jewar International Airport in January. Work on the third such project, the defence corridor in UP, is expected to begin next February when the Defence Expo is held.
Mulayam Singh Yadav celebrates his 81st birthday with party workers in Lucknow
Mulayam Singh Yadav celebrated his 81st birthday in Lucknow on...
Akhilesh Yadav to embark on statewide cycle yatra
Akhilesh Yadav had embarked on a cycle yatra in the state was in 2012 after which the party...
Mayawati withdrew Guest House case against Mulayam Singh Yadav in February after SP-BSP alliance
This was upon BSP and SP entering into an electoral alliance for the Lok Sabha polls, it is now revealed. Mayawati, however, did not make her move to withdraw the case public so far and told her leaders two days ago that she had withdrawn the case from the Supreme Court honouring Akhilesh Yadav's request to her.
Akhilesh Yadav confident of returning to power in UP in 2022
Former Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister and Samajwadi Party President Akhilesh Yadav said on Sunday that he is confident of forming the government in the state in 2022.
Didn't transfer power employees' PF to DHFL: Akhilesh
Samajwadi Party chief Akhilesh Yadav denied the allegations that put him under scanner for transferring UP power employees' provident fund to scam-hit housing finance company DHFL. Over Rs 2,600 crore of the state power employees' provident fund was reportedly invested in the scam-hit DHFL, prompting the state government to order a CBI probe
EPF scam: Former UPPCL MD AP Mishra arrested
"Mishra has been arrested... Economic Offence Wing of the state police is probing the matter and strict action will be taken against those involved in this case," Uttar Pradesh Director General of Police OP Singh told.
Taking on Akhilesh, Priyanka, UP lists DHFL deal timeline
“The investment in DHFL started on March 17, 2017 – two days before Yogi Adityanath was sworn in as the chief minister. Who was the CM then? Akhilesh Yadav should explain what his connection with DHFL is,” state power minister Shrikant Sharma said on Sunday.
Akhilesh "opened gate of corruption" by okaying UPPCL EPF's investment in DHFL: UP government
Facing opposition's attack over the investment of the part of the UP power corporation employees' provident fund in DHFL, the Uttar Pradesh government sought to set the records straight, asserting that the "dubious" decision was taken by Akhilesh Yadav government in April 2014 and the process of investment was further carried forward during 2016.
Uttar Pradesh suspends order adding 17 OBCs to SC list
The UP government has written to all district magistrates informing them that the three orders have been suspended, following the high court directive, and that all caste certificates in the state will be issued only as per the presidential notification issued in respect to the state.
Statues of criminals - A dangerous trend in UP
In 2016, a statue of dreaded dacoit Dadua and his wife was installed in a Hanuman Temple in Narsinghpur Kabraha village, Fatehpur district. A retired DGP said that this was a very dangerous trend that needed to be nipped in the bud.
BJP miles away from Gandhi's principles yet celebrating his birth anniversary: Akhilesh Yadav
Participating in his party's programme at GPO park on the occasion of Gandhi Jayanti, he said this is only a part of the saffron party's politics to hiding their wrong deeds.
Akhilesh Yadav postpones Rampur visit over prohibitory orders by govt
He said the administration has told the party that prohibitory orders were imposed in Rampur in view of Muharram and Ganesh Chaturthi due to community sensitivity.
Mulayam Singh Yadav keen to unite Samajwadi Party and family, Akhilesh Yadav mum
In the 2019 Lok Sabha elections, the SP joined hands with the BSP, but the tie-up fell apart after SP ended up with just five seats.
Akhilesh Yadav dissolves Samajwadi Party's all units in Uttar Pradesh
"Party president Akhilesh Yadav has dissolved the state executive.All district executives and the executives of youth and other wings have also been dissolved," a senior party leader told requesting anonymity.
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