Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister

Meet the man who fought in Supreme Court for the Bungalow eviction order to former Uttar Pradesh CMs

SN Shukla, retd IAS officer of 1967 batch and a member of NGO Lok Prahari, tells The New Indian Express how he and his team won a long-drawn battle with passion.

published on : 29th May 2018

Supreme Court's bungalow eviction order leaves six former Uttar Pradesh Chief Ministers in quandary

In strong observation on the practice in some states of giving life-time official accommodation to former CMs, the SC said public office held earlier could not be a ground to give special privileges.

published on : 29th May 2018

Jinnah row: Uneasy calm prevails on AMU amid heavy security, students’ stir continues

Students of the university continued indefinite protest on Thursday demanding action against right-wingers who had tried to trespass campus boundary on Wednesday.

published on : 3rd May 2018

Uttar Pradesh CM Adityanath condemns custodial death of rape victim’s father, not to spare guilty

As many as six police personnel were suspended and four accused were arrested for allegedly beating up a rape victim's father.

published on : 9th April 2018

Gorakhpur bypoll verdict casts shadow over Yogi Adityanath’s ace campaigner tag

Fast emerging as ace campaigner of the BJP, Uttar Pradesh chief minister Yogi Adityanath appears pinned down on Gorakhpur after the Samajwadi Party ended three decades of saffron domination.

published on : 15th March 2018

Political parties in UP pulling out all stops to win Gorakhpur, Phulpur bypolls

For the BJP, Gorakhpur is significant as it is the bastion of the Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath, who has represented the seat in the Lok Sabha five times.

published on : 4th March 2018

Congress government has pushed Karnataka five years back: Yogi Adityanath

The UP chief minister took a jibe at his Karnataka counterpart, Siddaramaiah, saying he was only now recalling his Hindu roots.

published on : 7th January 2018

Rahul Gandhi's elevation as Congress President will make BJP's job easier: Yogi Adityanath

"By becoming Congress president, Rahul Gandhi will make easier our task to make India 'Congress-mukt'," Adityanath said.

published on : 21st November 2017

Attack on Swiss couple: Union Minister of State for Tourism writes to UP Chief Minister

Quentin Jeremy Clerc (24) and his girlfriend Marie Droz (24), who came to India on September 30, were allegedly attacked by a group of men near the railway station at Fatehpur Sikri on Sunday.

published on : 26th October 2017

Akhilesh calls on father Mulayam, invites him to SP meet

Samajwadi party chief Akhilesh Yadav who has been fighting a bitter battle ever since he took over from his father, in a first, has invited him to the party meet next week.

published on : 28th September 2017

Akhilesh is in depression after being linked to Ram Rahim: UP Deputy CM Maurya

Dismissing the allegation, the deputy CM said the BJP does not believe in such things after Yadav's statement that a number of photographs purportedly showed BJP leaders with the Dera chief.

published on : 22nd September 2017

Yogi Adityanath sworn in as UP chief minister; Keshav Prasad Maurya and Dinesh Sharma as deputy CMs

Along with Adityanath, two Deputy Chief Ministers-- Dinesh Sharma and Keshav Prasad Maurya, and the Cabinet ministers also took the oath of office.  

published on : 19th March 2017

What does Yogi Adityanath stand for? Here are five statements of his that reflect who he is

Here are five statements made by Adityanath, the current head priest of the Gorakhnath Mutt, a Hindu temple in Gorakhpur, and soon-to-be sworn in chief minister of Uttar Pradesh.

published on : 18th March 2017