Namita Bajpai

Two beaten to death by mob in Uttar Pradesh for allegedly shooting at 12-year-old boy

One of the victims, reportedly shot 12-year-old Sumit on his hand, who was attending a religious ceremony, with a country-made pistol.

21 hours ago

Congress gearing up for solo run in UP?

Both the SP and the BSP are leaving no opportunity to cut out the Congress from any possible alliance in Uttar Pradesh.

14 Oct 2018

Uttar Pradesh: Fought poverty to achieve their dream, now helping others do so

In Ravi and Roshan’s case, hunger was the only issue before their parents, who would toil from dawn to dusk to earn a paltry sum of Rs 300 a day.

14 Oct 2018

Mulayam's daughter-in-law comes out in open support of Shivpal Yadav

Aparna also shared the dais with estranged Smajawadi Aprty leader and SSM Shivpal at a function of Rashtriya Krantikari Samajwadi Party where both were invited as chief guests.

14 Oct 2018

After government bungalow, Shivpal Yadav now to get 'Z Plus' security cover

The state government is set to take decision in this regard in the wake alleged threat to the life of Shivpal as has been claimed by him.

13 Oct 2018

Samajwadi Party to field Shatrughan Sinha against PM Modi in Varanasi for 2019?

At the event, Shatrughan and Yashwant launched a full-scale attack against the Modi-led National Democratic Alliance.

13 Oct 2018

Fake thumbs: One solution to attendance woes in UP government offices

As the biometric system has been installed in offices across the state during the last one year, many fail to make it in time.

12 Oct 2018

Against all odds, youths of Kol tribe become lawyers in Uttar Pradesh

Ravi Shankar and Roshan Lal dreamt it big as kids. They had the aspiration to standout beyond the contours of poverty, anonymity and obscurity of their Kol community.

12 Oct 2018

Cancellation of Urdu teachers' posts by UP government annoys Muslim maulanas

Crying foul over the intentions of the state government, Muslim clerics find this decision as a veiled attack on the Urdu language.

12 Oct 2018

Dalits in Uttar Pradesh threaten conversion after being stopped from installing Goddess idol

The villagers also alleged that the people stopping them from installing the idol had captured the temple premises and were using it as a parking lot for their cars and tractors.

12 Oct 2018

Independent Uttar Pradesh MLA Raja Bhaiyya set to launch his own outfit

As per the sources close to the Thakur leader, Raja Bhaiyya close aide Akshay Pratap alias Gopalji has approached the ECI with an application for the registration of the party.

12 Oct 2018

Uttar Pradesh to churn out trained politicians from Ghaziabad institute 

The UP cabinet on Wednesday gave its nod to one of its kind 'political training institute' in Ghaziabad where aspiring politicians will be imparted nuances of the profession.

11 Oct 2018

Seven dead, nine injured as Farakka Express derails in Rae Bareli

The accident, the exact reason for the which is unknown, took place near Harchandpur at around 6 a.m. 

10 Oct 2018

Amid Gujarat violence, posters in Varanasi ask PM Modi to quit his constituency

SSP Anand Kulkarni claimed no one would be allowed to issue threats to anyone or intimidate any community.

10 Oct 2018

After BrahMos engineer, two more defence personnel on ATS radar

Both the personnel, believed to be accomplices of Brahmos engineer Nishant Agarwal arrested in Nagpur on Monday, were operating in association with him.

10 Oct 2018