May 31, 2012 04:00 PM IST
Five people died and twelve got injured after five bogies of the 18-coach Doon express got derailed near Mahrawa station in Jaunpur district in Uttar Pradesh on Thursday afternoon. Doon Express 13009 was going to Dehradun from Howrah.
- May 16, 2012 10:46 AM IST
The Uttar Pradesh government on Wednesday ordered a probe into the irregularities in the construction of Dalit Prerna Sthal in Noida. The state government will probe a Rs 54-crore loss in the memorial park because of green violations.
- Apr 25, 2012 01:02 AM IST
The Uttar Pradesh government is contemplating on increasing the interest free loan limit for unemployed youth to set up industrial units in rural belts from Rs 10 lakh to Rs 25 lakh.
- Apr 13, 2012 10:09 AM IST
The cabinet on Thursday approved Neyveli Lignite‘s proposal for formation of a joint venture company with Uttar Pradesh Rajya Vidyut Utpadan Nigam to set up a thermal power project in Uttar Pradesh.
- Mar 23, 2012 04:36 PM IST
Apprehending early general elections, Samajwadi Party supremo Mulayam Singh Yadav today asked Uttar Pradesh chief minister Akhilesh Yadav to implement the party manifesto and bring visible changes within six months.
- Mar 13, 2012 12:36 PM IST
A slight intensity quake with western UP's Baghpat as its epicentre shook the capital and adjoining areas early this morning.
- Mar 09, 2012 08:15 PM IST
The suspense over the Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister seems to have ended. Sources say Akhilesh Yadav will be the Chief Minister of the state. According to sources, Samajwadi Party chief Mulayam Singh Yadav has convinced senior party leaders on Akhilesh becoming the Chief Minister of the state.
- Mar 07, 2012 07:39 PM IST
A day after the poor performance of the Congress in the assembly elections in four out of the five states that went to polls this year, party president Sonia Gandhi on Wednesday conceded defeat saying that they got less support than expected.
- Mar 07, 2012 03:42 PM IST
Congratulating Mulayam Singh Yadav for sweeping UP assembly polls, his former confidant Amar Singh today said the electorate preferred SP's "immediate" relief like unemployment allowance than his long term plan to divide the state into smaller units for speedy development.
- Mar 07, 2012 02:02 PM IST
Despite falling short of majority, ruling BJP in Uttarakhand today began efforts to form the government with its senior leaders trying to establish contact with Independent MLAs and the Uttarakhand Kranti Dal (UKD).
- Mar 07, 2012 01:46 PM IST
Accusing Congress and BJP of raising the minority sub-quota issue mid-way during the UP polls for their political gains, BSP supremo Mayawati today said this helped in large-scale transfer of Muslim votes to Samajwadi Party.
- Mar 07, 2012 01:42 PM IST
A number of Samajwadi Party Parliamentary Board members today pitched for state president Akhilesh Yadav as the Chief Minister.
- Mar 07, 2012 12:02 PM IST
Congress President Sonia Gandhi today held a meeting of party general secretaries and office bearers to discuss the outcome of the Assembly elections in five states, including Uttar Pradesh, and the reasons behind it.
- Mar 07, 2012 11:32 AM IST
Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Mayawati today tendered her resignation to Governor B L Joshi after facing a rout in the assembly elections.
- Mar 06, 2012 03:47 PM IST
The BSE Sensex disappointed with the 1st event of March i.e. UP Assembly election results and wiped out more than 500 points from day's high.
- Mar 06, 2012 03:29 PM IST
The Samajwadi Party has crossed the half-way mark in the 2012 Uttar Pradesh Assembly Elections and looks all set to form the next government in the state. While the party has already won 31 seats, it is leading in 183 other seats, taking the total number to 214 as per the tally at around 2.40 pm.
- Mar 06, 2012 03:12 PM IST
The Samajwadi Party appears poised to sweep this district, home to the highest number of Assembly segments across Uttar Pradesh.
- Mar 06, 2012 03:00 PM IST
The market extended its fall in late trade as the Samajwadi Party has crossed the half-way mark in the 2012 Uttar Pradesh Assembly Elections and looks all set to form the next government in the state without support from Congress or any other party.
- Mar 06, 2012 02:32 PM IST
The BSE Sensex was hovering around its previous closing value as it seemed to be in a consoliation phase for getting further direction from next events like Budget and monetary policy. Now election outcome is non event for the market as it priced in entire event.
- Mar 06, 2012 01:42 PM IST
Samajwadi Party appears set to rule Uttar Pradesh after dethroning Mayawati, according to official trends of vote counting in five states in the Assembly elections which also indicate that Akali Dal-BJP combine might retain Punjab while Congress Manipur.
- Mar 06, 2012 01:37 PM IST
The market washed out all its gains as it priced in the election event and now started concentrating on global as well as domestic events like Budget and monetary policy. Now it is likely that Uttar Pradesh will get its new chief minister from Samajwadi Party.
- Mar 06, 2012 01:26 PM IST
The Congress party trailed in fourth place as vote counting neared its end in Uttar Pradesh on Tuesday, a bitter election blow to Rahul Gandhi who had staked his political future on reviving his party's fortunes in the state.
- Mar 06, 2012 01:15 PM IST
As the race to Lucknow heats up with the trends showing the Samajwadi Party as the single largest party, Congress leader P L Punia has suggested that the party may extend support to the former if needed.
- Mar 06, 2012 01:09 PM IST
Samajwadi Party (SP) leader Akhilesh Yadav, who has also been the star campaigner for his party in the 2012 Uttar Pradesh Assembly Elections, has said that the "credit for the victory goes to our hard work by leaders and workers".
- Mar 06, 2012 01:04 PM IST
The SAD-BJP combine today took a march over Congress as per the early trends in Punjab polls with ruling combine winning five seats while Congress bagging another five.