Free Press Journal
  • Uttar Pradesh: Yogi Adityanath declares encounters in the state will not stop

    Lucknow: Accusing the opposition of sympathising with criminals, Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath today declared in the state Legislative Council that police encounters in the state would not stop.Speaking in the House during the Zero Hour, Adityanath pointed toward the opposition and said everybody knew who gave patronage to criminals.

  • UP CM Yogi Adityanath slams Opposition for creating ruckus in state assembly

    Lucknow: Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath condemned the ruckus created by the Samajwadi Party-led Opposition during the Governor’s address in the state assembly on Thursday. “The Governor’s arrival is an accomplishment of any Legislature, but the way the leaders of Opposition have behaved is rude, unethical, un parliamentary, and vulgar, and is condemnable,” Aditynath told press here.

  • Uttar Pradesh CM Yogi Adityanath to open Taj Mahotsav with dance-drama on Lord Ram

    In a development that would again smack of polarisation and religious one-upmanship, Uttar Pradesh chief minister Yogi Adityanath has decided to have a Lord Ram-based dance drama opening the Taj Mahotsav this year. The Yogi Adityanath government’s decision to open 10-day Taj Mahotsav in Agra with Sri Ram Leela has kicked off a row with opposition charging the government with saffronising the festival.

  • Give martyr status to Kasganj victim: VHP urges UP CM

    Lucknow: The Vishwa Hindu Parishad (VHP) on Wednesday urged Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath to grant martyr status to Chandan Gupta, the man who died in the recent violence in Kasganj.

  • Fodder scam: UP CM Yogi Adityanath orders probe into judge’s allegation

    Lucknow: Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath has ordered a probe into Special CBI Court Judge Shivpal Singh’s allegations about receiving calls from Lalu Prasad’s men, in connection with his conviction in the fodder scam case.

  • Siddaramaiah-Yogi Adityanath’s war of words continues

    Bengaluru (Karnataka): Continuing the tirade against his Uttar Pradesh counterpart Yogi Adityanath, Karnataka Chief Minister Siddaramaiah on Monday questioned the former’s right to criticise the people’s food habits.

  • UP governor passes bill allowing withdrawal of cases, including against CM Yogi Adityanath

    Lucknow: Uttar Pradesh Governor Ram Naik today gave his assent to a bill that seeks to withdraw 20,000 “politically-motivated” cases filed across the state over protest demonstrations, including one against Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath and some others. The case against Adityanath and a dozen others was filed for holding a meeting in alleged violation of prohibitory orders over 22 years ago.

  • Akhilesh tears into Yogi govt on saffronisation of Haj house

     Lucknow : Former Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav on Sunday hit out at Yogi Adityanath led-Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) government after the exterior walls of a Haj house was painted in saffron and said that changing the paint is not a symbol of development.

  • Hardeep Singh Puri files nomination for Rajya Sabha

    Lucknow: Union Minister Hardeep Singh Puri filed his nomination papers on Wednesday for a lone Rajya Sabha seat here in Uttar Pradesh. The Minister of State for Housing and Urban Development was accompanied by state BJP chief Mahendra Nath Pandey at the time of filing his papers at the Vidhan Sabha.

  • Noida is not jinxed, says Modi, praises UP CM for ‘rising above superstition’

    Noida : The satellite town of Noida is not jinxed, Prime Minister Narendra Modi said, rubbishing the “superstition” that Uttar Pradesh Chief Ministers have lost their seat whenever they visited the urban hub close to Delhi and praised Yogi Adityanath for “rising above” it.

  • PM Narendra Modi inaugurates Delhi Metro’s Magenta line section

    Noida: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday inaugurated the new 12.64 km section of Delhi Metro’s Magenta Line and along with Uttar Pradesh Governor Ram Naik and Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath took a ride in the train.  The section connects Botanical Garden station in Noida to south Delhi’s Kalkaji Mandir station.

  • Mumbai: UP CM Yogi Adityanath to hold roadshow today

    Mumbai: Uttar Prdesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath will hold a “road show” in Mumbai on Friday for captains of industry seeking their participtation in the “Investor’s Summit 2018” to be held in Lucknow in February next year.

  • UP CM Yogi Adityanath to hold roadshow in Mumbai tomorrow

    Mumbai: Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath will hold a “road show” in Mumbai tomorrow for captains of industry seeking their participtation in the “Investor’s Summit 2018” to be held in Lucknow in February next year.

  • Better prepare for 2024, as BJP will win 2019: Yogi Adityanath taunts Congress

    Lucknow: With the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) set to return to power in Gujarat, a state it has ruled continuously for 22 years, Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath on Monday taunted the Congress and asked it to prepare for the “2024 general elections” as a BJP win in 2019 polls was a “certainty”.