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Video | UP CM Yogi Adityanath's minister Mohsin Raza: 'Why Mulayam Yadav and Azam Khan's pic in my office?'

Mohsin Raza, newly-appointed minister in Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath’s cabinet, was in for a rude shock when he entered his office for the first time. Reason – the photographs of...

News Nation Bureau | Mar 23, 2017 08:12 PM

From 'Cycle' to 'Lotus': UP streets flooded with vehicles flaunting BJP flags after Yogi Adityanath takes over as CM | Video

There is a visible change on roads in Uttar Pradesh which is used to the banner, flags and cut-out culture. The never-ending love in some people to flaunt political power through their vehicles has...

News Nation Bureau | Mar 22, 2017 11:24 PM

Yogi Adityanath Govt's first 3 days: Anti-Romeo squads, closing slaughter houses, ban on pan masala | Key highlights

Yogi Adityanath, who sworn-in as the 21st Chief Minister of Uttar Pradesh on Sunday, has set the ball rolling by taking several crucial decisions in just three days of his governance.

News Nation Bureau | Mar 22, 2017 05:28 PM

Who is Adityanath Yogi: Hindutva mascot, controversy's favourite child, five-term MP from Gorakhpur and now 21st CM of Uttar Pradesh

Clad in his trademark saffron-coloured robe, Aditayanth, a Gorakhpur MP, has been seeking greater power and is expected to give a push to BJP's Hindutva-wrapped agenda of development with the...

Agencies | Mar 22, 2017 03:06 PM

UP CM Yogi Adityanath Govt, Day 2: Security in UP temples to be strengthened ahead of Navratra

Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath on Tuesday issued instructions to strengthen security in temples across Uttar Pradesh ahead of the Basant Navratra festival.

PTI | Mar 21, 2017 11:06 PM

Two Deputy Chief Ministers in UP to keep Yogi Adityanath free to perform his religious duties: Shiv Sena

Firing yet another salvo at the BJP, the Shiv Sena on Tuesday said Chief Minister Yogi Aditynath should concentrate more on delivering good governance rather than performing his “religious...

PTI | Mar 21, 2017 04:36 PM

Facebook post against UP CM Yogi Adityanath lands Bengali poet in legal trouble

A Hindutva group has lodged a police complaint against noted poet Srijato Bandyopadhyay for allegedly hurting “Hindu sentiments and Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath” in a Facebook...

PTI | Mar 21, 2017 04:32 PM

UP CM Yogi Adityanath relieves non-govt advisers, chairmen of charge

Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath has relieved all non government advisers, chairmen, deputy chairmen and members in corporations, committees and departments of their charges with effect...

PTI | Mar 21, 2017 04:22 PM

Video | Mayawati challenges BJP to hold polls using ballot papers in Uttar Pradesh

Raising the issue in Rajya Sabha, she said the results of the just-concluded assembly elections in Uttar Pradesh and Uttarakhand were "not a verdict of people but a verdict of EVMs."

PTI | Mar 21, 2017 03:01 PM

CM Yogi Adityanath to allot portfolios to new ministers of UP cabinet very soon

Portfolios to new ministers of Uttar Pradesh are likely to be allotted “very soon”, cabinet minister Siddharth Nath Singh said on Monday. A 47-member Council of Ministers, including two deputy...

News Nation Bureau | Mar 21, 2017 12:19 AM

BJP Govt's Day 1: UP CM Yogi Adityanath meets Governor, likely to distribute portfolios soon

Newly appointed Chief Minister of Uttar Pradesh Yogi Adityanath is going to meet senior officials of the state ministries on Monday. Later at 5 PM, Adityanath will also meet Governor.

News Nation Bureau | Mar 20, 2017 11:50 PM

Adityanath Govt, Day 1 | Ensure law and order in UP: DGP to police, civil authorities

Acting on the strict orders given by Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath, Director General of Police Javeed Ahmad on Monday stressed on maintaining law and order and communal harmony in the...

PTI | Mar 20, 2017 10:06 PM

Seers and priests purify UP CM bungalow before Yogi Adityanath moves in at ‘auspicious time’

The five-time MP from Gorakhpur, who was sworn in as the 21st chief minister of Uttar Pradesh on Sunday, stayed at the VVIP Guest House overnight and has decided not to enter the bungalow without...

PTI | Mar 20, 2017 07:20 PM

On Day 1 of Yogi Adityanath sarkar in UP, focus on law and order, budget, lawlesness: 10 key decisions

Bharatiya Janata Party's Hindutva mascot Yogi Adityanath has taken the charge of Uttar Pradesh government with an iron fist. His first day in office was marked by a series of strict actions and tough...

News Nation Bureau | Mar 20, 2017 05:20 PM

UP CM Yogi Adityanath's first order to ministers after assuming office: Give income, asset details in 15 days

Sending a strong message against corruption on day one, Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath on Sunday asked all his ministers to provide details of their income, moveable and immoveable...

PTI | Mar 20, 2017 07:20 AM