Uttar Pradesh CM

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On February 16, Kejriwal to take oath at Ramlila Maidan

12 Feb 2020

On February 16, Kejriwal to take oath at Ramlila Maidan

Rewarded with a stunning mandate by people of Delhi, Arvind Kejriwal will take the oath as the Chief Minister for a straight third time on Sunday, February 16.

Contribute Rs.11, 1 brick for Ram Mandir: Adityanath in Jharkhand

14 Dec 2019

Contribute Rs.11, 1 brick for Ram Mandir: Adityanath in Jharkhand

A month after the Supreme Court allowed for the construction of a Ram temple at the disputed Ayodhya site, Uttar Pradesh CM Yogi Adityanath has asked every family in Jharkhand to contribute towards the temple.

UP: 9 shot dead, 25 injured in gunfight over land-dispute

17 Jul 2019

UP: 9 shot dead, 25 injured in gunfight over land-dispute

At least nine people were shot dead and 25 others were injured when an alleged land dispute in Uttar Pradesh's Sonbhadra led to a gunfight between two parties.

Journalists locked-up as Yogi Adityanath visits hospital; DM denies reports

01 Jul 2019

Journalists locked-up as Yogi Adityanath visits hospital; DM denies reports

In a shocking incident that has come to light, a group of local journalists was allegedly locked up during Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath's visit to Moradabad's district hospital on Sunday.

'Modi Code of Misconduct': Opposition on EC's WB campaign ban

16 May 2019

'Modi Code of Misconduct': Opposition on EC's WB campaign ban

After the Election Commission (EC) cut short the campaigning period for the last phase of elections in West Bengal, opposition parties have come together to support CM Mamata Banerjee.

Ex-Navy chief to approach EC over Yogi's 'upsetting' #ModijiKiSena comment

02 Apr 2019

Ex-Navy chief to approach EC over Yogi's 'upsetting' #ModijiKiSena comment

Former Navy Chief Admiral L Ramdas has said that he would move the Election Commission against the Uttar Pradesh CM Yogi Adityanath for terming the Indian Army as 'Modiji ki Sena' (Modi's army).

Mamata Banerjee's United Rally: Towering political leaders reach Kolkata

19 Jan 2019

Mamata Banerjee's United Rally: Towering political leaders reach Kolkata

Mamata Banerjee's United Rally in Kolkata, West Bengal, on Saturday which is primarily a show of strength of opposition leaders will be attended by towering leaders of the country, including a former Prime Minister and several ex-Chief Ministers.

Two killed in explosion at illegal firecracker warehouse in UP

31 Oct 2018

Two killed in explosion at illegal firecracker warehouse in UP

Two were killed and as many others were injured in an explosion at an illegal firecracker godown in Bahraich (Uttar Pradesh), police said today.

UP CM Adityanath refuses to wear fur-cap at Kabir mausoleum

28 Jun 2018

UP CM Adityanath refuses to wear fur-cap at Kabir mausoleum

Uttar Pradesh CM Yogi Adityanath refused to wear a cap offered to him at the mausoleum of Sant Kabir Das in Sant Kabir Nagar in Uttar Pradesh.

2019 Elections: Meet 5 potential PM candidates for general elections

03 Jun 2018

2019 Elections: Meet 5 potential PM candidates for general elections

About a year before the 2014 general elections, the then Gujarat CM Modi had taken everyone by storm with his incessant attacks on UPA 2.

PM Modi returns to India only during elections: Uddhav Thackeray

24 May 2018

PM Modi returns to India only during elections: Uddhav Thackeray

Taking a dig at PM Modi, Shiv Sena chief Uddhav Thackeray said Modi remained in India only during elections and left as soon as they were over.

Disrupted oxygen supply at Gorakhpur hospital: Death toll reaches 63

12 Aug 2017

Disrupted oxygen supply at Gorakhpur hospital: Death toll reaches 63

708 bungalows in Delhi's Lutyens zone vulnerable to earthquake

27 Jul 2017

708 bungalows in Delhi's Lutyens zone vulnerable to earthquake

According to housing and urban affairs ministry, 708 government bungalows (built between 1912-1930) in Delhi's Lutyens bungalow zone (LBZ) are "considered structurally unsafe against earthquake".

Shivpal's men have no place in SP: Akhilesh Yadav

01 Feb 2017

Shivpal's men have no place in SP: Akhilesh Yadav

On Tuesday, Uttar Pradesh CM and National President of the Samajwadi Party said that Shivpal's loyalists had no place in the party.

Shivpal Yadav will form a new party after UP elections

31 Jan 2017

Shivpal Yadav will form a new party after UP elections

Brother of Samajwadi Party founder Mulayam Singh Yadav, Shivpal Yadav has decided to form a new party of his own because of being "attacked repeatedly" by members of the SP.

Mulayam surrenders to son, gives a wishlist of 38 candidates

18 Jan 2017

Mulayam surrenders to son, gives a wishlist of 38 candidates

One day after Akhilesh Yadav was formally installed as Samajwadi Party's President by the Election Commission, Mulayam Singh Yadav accepted the political supremacy of his son.

From caste based issues to development focused: UP Polls

04 Jan 2017

From caste based issues to development focused: UP Polls

The transitional change in leadership of Uttar Pradesh that played out over the last week seems to be symptomatic of a deeper churn.

Samajwadi Party implodes over party symbol, EC may intervene

02 Jan 2017

Samajwadi Party implodes over party symbol, EC may intervene

As the Samajwadi Party in-fighting intensified, sources said Akhilesh Yadav approached the EC to retain the party's cycle symbol; Mulayam also demanded the same and the EC will decide on the matter shortly.

Truce between Akhilesh Yadav and Mulayam Singh Yadav

31 Dec 2016

Truce between Akhilesh Yadav and Mulayam Singh Yadav

In a dramatic turn of events, Mulayam Singh Yadav revoked the expulsion of Akhilesh and Ram Gopal Yadav post his meeting with his son.

Mulayam expels Akhilesh, Ram Gopal from SP for 6 years

30 Dec 2016

Mulayam expels Akhilesh, Ram Gopal from SP for 6 years

Samajwadi Party supremo Mulayam Singh Yadav has expelled UP Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav and Ram Gopal Yadav from the party for six years on the grounds of indiscipline.

Akhilesh releases parallel list of 235 candidates in UP

30 Dec 2016

Akhilesh releases parallel list of 235 candidates in UP

Giving a new turn to UP elections, UP CM Akhilesh Yadav released a list of 235 candidates for the upcoming assembly election.

Political parties cause disruptions across India

28 Nov 2016

Political parties cause disruptions across India

Demonetization and its implementation continues to be vehemently opposed by major opposition parties.

What's new in Delhi?

24 Nov 2016

What's new in Delhi?

The National capital looks far from shedding the infamous 'rape capital' tag attached to it.

Praveen Kumar joins Samajwadi Party ahead of UP elections

13 Sep 2016

Praveen Kumar joins Samajwadi Party ahead of UP elections

According to reports, cricketer Praveen Kumar met Uttar Pradesh CM Akhilesh Yadav and decided to join Samajwadi Party.

BJP silent on CM face for UP

01 Aug 2016

BJP silent on CM face for UP

For the upcoming elections in UP, BJP has yet to announce its CM candidate.