UP CHIEF MINISTER

  • SC Commission Team Visits ViolenceHit Kanavani Village May 5, 2014

    A team of National Commission for Scheduled Castes on Monday visited Kanavani village and met victims of a clash that took place there between Dalits and Gujjars last week. The team, led by commission secretary JN Chamber, spent nearly one and half hours in the village. One person was killed and over...
  • The importance of being Mulayam Singh Yadav September 20, 2013

    Mulayam Singh Yadav is known as a 'slippery' customer in the political circles of India. The former wrester turned a top ranking 'socialist' leader, who once almost became the Prime Minister is still nurturing the ambitions of addressing the nation from the ramparts of the Red Fort. The three times...
  • I will fulfill all my promises: Akhilesh Yadav March 10, 2012

    Lucknow: Akhilesh Yadav, after being chosen to be the new Chief Minister of Uttar Pradesh, thanked the people of the state for giving an opportunity to the Samajwadi Party in the Assembly Elections 2012. Speaking exclusively to CNNIBN, Akhilesh said that he was given a big responsibility. He said, "I will work...
  • Trouble for Maya; BSP MLA accused of murder February 7, 2011

    New Delhi: Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Mayawati's ministers are giving her enough reason to worry. After the Banda MLA accused of rape, another minister has been accused of murder and abduction. Family members of the victims blocked her convoy in Aligarh demanding action. They want the Uttar Pradesh chief minister to...
  • Sonia slams UP govt, Mayawati hits back November 25, 2010

    Allahabad/Lucknow: Congress president Sonia Gandhi on Thursday slammed the Mayawati government for its failure to utilise "massive" dose of central assistance for welfare schemes, but the Chief Minister hit back saying the Centre has not given anything beyond Constitutional provisions. "The UP government does not seem to have the will...
  • SC sends notice to UP govt on officers' transfers June 8, 2009

    New Delhi: The Supreme Court on Monday sought the Uttar Pradesh government's justification for ordering the transfer of over 50 senior bureaucrats and police officers in wake of the ruling Bahujan Samaj Party's debacle in the 2009 general elections. A vacation bench of Justice B Sudarshan Reddy and Justice Aftab Alam...