Namita Bajpai

Atal Bihari Vajpayee: Acclaimed poet, journalist, orator and 'fighter to the core'

Vajpayee was a charismatic politician who won the hearts of friends and foes alike, but his ties with Lucknowites were very special and they regard him as a common man’s leader.

2 hours ago

SP patriarch Mulayam Singh Yadav refuses to give voice sample

  Declining yet again to give a sample of his voice in a case of intimidation of an IPS officer, Samajwadi Party patriarch Mulayam Singh Yadav has accepted that it was his voice in an audio clip

21 hours ago

Auraiya tense after murder of sadhus: Schools, colleges closed amidst arson, vandalism by locals

Agitated over the killings, local people blocked Bidhuna road, creating a huge traffic jam, indulged in arson and vandalism, damaged shops, and resorted to heavy brick batting.

16 Aug 2018

Triple talaq against Constitution: Shabana Azmi

Shabana Azmi also said it was good that the government was realizing the importance of women education as without it no country could progress in real terms.

15 Aug 2018

Aero India likely to be shifted to Lucknow

PM expected to make an announcement in his Independence Day speech.

14 Aug 2018

BSP MLA claims threat to life from Dawood Ibrahim, police launch probe

Claiming threat to his life from underworld don Dawood Ibrahim, a BSP MLA from Ballia has lodged a complaint with the police, which are probing the case.

13 Aug 2018

Defence Corridor work launched, Yogi Adityanath wants Aero India in Uttar Pradesh 

Aligarh is one of the six nodal points identified for the defence corridor, which was announced by Prime Minister Narendra Modi at UP Investors Summit in February this year.

12 Aug 2018

BJP state leaders huddle in Meerut to draw roadmap for 2019

Besides a bigger vote share, a strategy to win over Dalits and backward classes for a better performance in 2019 will also be discussed.

12 Aug 2018

MSMEs are engines of inclusive growth: President Ram Nath Kovind

Kovind said it was a cost-effective sector generating comparatively more jobs at rural-level even in the backward regions.

11 Aug 2018

Lack of AMU quota for Dalits: V-C unable to convince NCSC chief

AMU Vice-Chancellor Professor Tariq Mansoor and Registrar Professor Nazim Hussain presented their standby appearing before the panel on Thursday.  

11 Aug 2018

Meerut: Dalit youth dead, scores injured after clashes with Thakurs

Violent clashes ensued and members of both communities attacked each other with bricks, sticks, sharp-edged weapons and iron rods.

10 Aug 2018

Allahabad High Court to monitor probe into Deoria shelter home sex racket

The court sought a responsible officer involved in the probe into the case to be present in the court on next hearing.

09 Aug 2018

Munna Bajrangi murder: Five jail officials found guilty of laxity

Prem Prakash Singh alias Munna Bajrangi was killed by another gangster, Sunil Rathi, at the jail premises.

09 Aug 2018

Uttar Pradesh boy loses vision after teacher pricks eye with pen

When the child started bleeding profusely, the principal and staff members rushed him to a private eye surgeon who referred the boy to Sitapur Eye Hospital.

09 Aug 2018

Uttar Pradesh cops arrest daughter of Deoria shelter home owners

A preliminary age determination test has revealed that among 24 girls rescued from the shelter home, 10 are adults and the rest are between 8 to 15 years.

08 Aug 2018

Asian Games 2018