Nov 22, 2013 05:35 PM IST
The government has announced the minimum prices for 2013-2014 keeping in mind all the aspects.. SP government in one go had hiked the prices by Rs 40 (per quintal) whereas the previous government used to raise it by Rs 10 at a time, Yadav said.
- Nov 20, 2013 05:00 PM IST
Quoting mandatory ethanol blending and sugar purchase tax, Aviation Minister Ajit Singh says all political parties will have to be consulted for solving this issue, something the UP government should have done a long time back.
- Oct 17, 2013 01:08 PM IST
While The Times Now-CVoter poll sees the BJP emerging as the single-largest party with 162 seats, The Economic Times poll with Nielsen, which concentrated on Uttar Pradesh and Bihar â€“ which hold the key to 2014 â€“ shows the BJP gaining ground. Nielsen predicts 44 seats for the BJP out of 120 in these two Hindi heartland states.
- Sep 10, 2013 04:37 PM IST
The Home Secretary said no fresh incident has been reported and the situation was under control. Curfew in three police station areas of Muzaffarnagar - Civil Lines, Kotwali and Nai Mandi - was continuing and army was patrolling the troubled areas in Muzaffarnagar, Shamli and Meerut.
- Sep 09, 2013 02:06 PM IST
The UP Governor has also called for more police presence in Muzaffarnagar and adjoining areas. Schools and colleges are shut for the next three days. A curfew is on three police station zones in Muzaffarnagar with the Army carrying out flag marches in rural areas.
- Aug 09, 2013 01:14 PM IST
The Uttar Pradesh government today assured that it would extend all kinds of help to industrialists in setting up projects in the state.
- Aug 05, 2013 10:54 PM IST
Samajwadi party chief Mulayam Singh Yadav and Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav have justified the decision to suspend Durga Shakti Nagpal for allegedly demolishing a mosque wall in a village in Gautam Budh Nagar district of the state.
- Jun 27, 2013 03:47 PM IST
The decision was taken at the cabinet meeting chaired by Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav.
- Jun 14, 2013 05:31 PM IST
The split between the two parties looks imminent. There also have been indications that the JD(U) is reaching out to Independent MLAs in Bihar for support.
- Mar 11, 2013 10:29 PM IST
Indian economy is likely to grow at a rate of 6 percent next year and probably more thereafter as exports markets start doing better, World Bank President Jim Yong Kim said today.
- Feb 11, 2013 08:06 AM IST
In a major tragedy on the most auspicious day of the Maha Kumbh on Sunday, at least 36 pilgrims were killed and many were injured in a stampede at the Allahabad railway station. Authorities fear the death toll could rise further. Eyewitnesses say a police lathicharge triggered the chaos.
- Feb 10, 2013 10:30 PM IST
More than 20 people were feared dead and 30 others injured in a stampede at Allahabad railway station in Uttar Pradesh on Sunday. The stampede was caused after railing of an over bridge at the railway station collapsed. Officials, however, are yet to confirm the death toll.
- Jan 16, 2013 06:07 PM IST
Expressing disappointment over the low credit-deposit ratio in Uttar Pradesh, RBI Governor D Subbarao today said the central bank has selected 10 worst-performing districts with a view to improving this scenario.
- Jan 15, 2013 08:31 AM IST
On a day when Indian Army Chief General Bikram Singh warned of retaliation at the Line of Control, Pakistan continued to deny decapitating any Indian soldier's body and maintained that India was blowing things out of proportions. This came even as former Indian diplomats and Army chiefs claim that Pakistan's actions are tantamount to a war crime.
- Dec 05, 2012 12:35 PM IST
1. Xi Jinping as Chinese Premier
"The pause in his rise notwithstanding, Xi is still believed to be the chosen one," we wrote last year. Hu Jintao stepped down as the general secretary of the Communist Party of China and Xi Jinping took over. Xi will also take over as head of the nation's government in March as per tradition.
- Nov 17, 2012 02:59 PM IST
Observing that the country was yet to mature to multi-party governance, Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Omar Abdullah today said it is impossible to eradicate corruption in a coalition government as "trade-offs" become necessary in such a dispensation.
- Sep 23, 2012 08:10 PM IST
Samajwadi Party is ready for mid- term Lok Sabha polls but it is supporting the UPA government to keep communal forces at bay, Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav said on Friday.
- Sep 15, 2012 03:01 PM IST
Maintaining opposition to FDI in retail sector, Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav today said his government will not allow its implementation in the state.
- Sep 03, 2012 07:00 PM IST
Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav today said his government was not in favour of Foreign Direct Investment (FDI) as it would cause loss to small traders.
- Aug 31, 2012 06:00 PM IST
Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav on Friday assured investors of all possible help and timely action on their grievances.
- Jul 26, 2012 11:00 AM IST
Speaking to CNBC-TV18, Shahid Siddiqui, member of Samajwadi Party said there was no question of progress on FDI in retail. "We will not let FDI in retail to be implemented in UP," he reiterated his party's stance.
- Jul 24, 2012 09:19 PM IST
UP Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav on Tuesday said Samajwadi Party has reservations over allowing FDI in retail before addressing farmers' issues.
- Jul 18, 2012 10:19 PM IST
CNBC-TV18 reports that the Planning Commission on Wednesday approved Rs 57,000-crore worth of planned expenditure for Uttar Pradesh.
- Jul 04, 2012 01:27 PM IST
Under attack from the Opposition, UP Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav today made a U-turn on his decision to allow MLAs to purchase four-wheelers worth up to Rs 20 lakh out of their local area development fund.
- Jul 03, 2012 02:44 PM IST
In a seemingly bizarre and retrograde step, Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav on Tuesday made a statement in the Assembly that the state MLAs can use Constituency Development Funds to buy personal vehicles.