Namita Bajpai

We not only launch but also complete projects: PM Narendra Modi

The prime minister targeted previous governments, saying they were driven by political calculations, resulting in schemes being inaugurated but never seeing completion.

5 hours ago

Class IX girl 'thrown off' Uttar Pradesh school building, dies

Neetu Chauhan was allegedly pushed by unidentified persons while she had gone to toilet, located on the third floor.

19 Sep 2017

Six months of Uttar Pradesh government: Cows come home to Yogi

Hard questions are being asked about the government's priorities and the chief minister's administrative acumen.

18 Sep 2017

Amit Shah picks 35 for 2019 crack team

Of the leaders chosen by the party president to accomplish ‘Mission 300’ in the next Lok Sabha polls, three are from UP.

17 Sep 2017

Chief litigant in Babri Masjid case, Mahant Bhaskar Das, dies at 88

Chief of Ayodhya’s Nirmohi Akhada and oldest litigant in Ram Janmbhoomi-Babri Masjid case, Mahant Bhaskar Das, passed away on Saturday morning.

16 Sep 2017

Three Bangladeshi youth linked to Ansarullah Bangla Team arrested in Uttar Pradesh

The Uttar Pradesh Anti-Terrorism Squad (ATS) Thursday rounded up three Bangladeshi youth, allegedly brothers, and unearthed a fake Aadhaar card racket here.

15 Sep 2017

19 drown, 25 go missing as boat capsizes in the Yamuna in Uttar Pradesh; No clue about seven kids on ill fated boat

Most of the people present on the overloaded boat were women. It was ferrying people more than its capacity, the district magistrate said.

15 Sep 2017

Three Bangladeshi youths rounded up by Anti-Terrorism Squad in Uttar Pradesh

Suspected to have links with a banned terror outfit in Bangladesh, the youths were in possession of fake Aadhaar cards and other documents

14 Sep 2017

UP government to block aid to 46 madrasas for not following norms

Following a probe of over two months, the UP government has decided to block the aid given to 46 ‘fake’ madrasas as the institutions were found not adhering to set norms.

14 Sep 2017

Uttar Pradesh makes mockery of farm loan waiver; reductions given between Rs 10 to Rs 500

Yunus Khan, who had an unpaid loan of Rs 60,000, which he had taken ahead of the last sowing season, got a waiver certificate in which he was given succour of just Rs 38.

13 Sep 2017

Muslim woman seeks divorce at press conference but clerics play hard to get

A Lucknow woman has run up against opposition from clerics in her attempt to divorce her husband as per the Islamic practice of ‘khula’.

11 Sep 2017

Lucknow to ban smart phones in schools

In view of the rising number of Blue Whale suicide cases, the Lucknow administration is contemplating a ban on smart phone use in district schools.

11 Sep 2017

Kanpur IS operatives killed just for target practice, claims NIA

During interrogation, the IS operatives admitted that they had shot Ramesh Chandra Shukla, a school principal, while practising with their new .30 calibre pistol.

11 Sep 2017

Akhara Parishad declares 14 self-proclaimed godmen fake

The parishad also refused to accept any 'katha vachak' (narrator of text, stories in the form of religious discourse) as saint or seer.

11 Sep 2017

Retired principal in Kanpur killed just for target practice: NIA

After Kanpur Police failed to trace the killers of retired principal Ramesh Chandra Shukla, the Uttar Pradesh Anti-Terrorist Squad (ATS) has been handed over the case amid revelations that he was kill

10 Sep 2017