Namita Bajpai

Kamlesh Tiwari case: Trio arrested for murder of Hindutva leader in Uttar Pradesh

The three arrested accused were identified as Maulana Sheikh Salim, 24, a worker at a saree shop, Faizan, a 21-year-old shoe shop worker, and tailor Rashid Ahmad alias Rashad Pathan, 23.

20 hours ago

History needs to be rewritten from Indian point of view: Home Minister Amit Shah

Shah said that there is a need to write about the great rulers like Skandagupta, Chandragupta Vikramaditya and others who had been not given enough due in the existing documented history.

18 Oct 2019

Savarkar was first to call 1857 mutiny as India's first war of independence: Amit Shah

He spoke on the political future of the nation and also took the opportunity to praise Prime Minister Narendra Modi for making India regain national respect in the world.

17 Oct 2019

Ayodhya to turn into fortress as UP government deploys additional forces

Meanwhile, the Vishwa Hindu Parishad (VHP) has decided to suspend its ‘Trishul Diksha’ programme, training the young cadres to use tridents, till the SC order.

17 Oct 2019

It's fingers crossed for all sides as Ayodhya endgame looms in top court

While the BJP based its narrative on cultural nationalism and associated the temple issue with Ram Rajya, other political players including the Congress, SP and BSP have been treading very cautiously.

17 Oct 2019

Uttar Pradesh CM Yogi Adityanath has a new formula to curb crime in districts

Under the new formula, the state government has deputed one senior IPS officer as the nodal in-charge in each district across the state.

15 Oct 2019

Bareilly BJP MLA offers to adopt newborn girl found buried alive in pitcher

Senior superintendent of police Shailendra Pandey said a probe was launched to ascertain who had buried the infant alive.

15 Oct 2019

12 killed in gas cylinder explosion in Uttar Pradesh's Mau district

People in the area said that they heard a loud explosion and flames erupted from the damaged building soon after.

14 Oct 2019

Ayodhya: UP minister questions timing, agenda of Muslim law board’s meeting

Releasing a video, Raza dubbed AIMPLB as an unconstitutional NGO always worked against national interests.

13 Oct 2019

Mujasa: First Lucknow village declared ODF

It was not so till three years ago when Jagdei was always scared and uncomfortable whenever her young daughters would step out for defecation in open fields.

13 Oct 2019

While digging grave for his stillborn child, man finds baby girl buried alive in a pitcher in Bareilly

As per the family sources, Hitesh first mistook the crying of the baby to be his own daughter’s but then realised that the sound was coming from the pitcher.

11 Oct 2019

Ayodhya issue: AIMPLB reject fresh settlement bid by Muslim intellectuals’ forum

Former ADG of CRPF, Nisar Ahmad, who is part of the Muslim forum, said it was a politico-religious issue and both communities were being pitched against each other in the name of religion.

11 Oct 2019

UP Anti-Terror Squad busts terror funding racket, arrests four in Lakhimpur Kheri

UP DGP OP Singh claimed that ATS had the inputs about elements who were allegedly involved in bringing money from Nepal illegally to push to terror activities in India.

11 Oct 2019

Dissensions mark UP Congress as Priyanka Gandhi's new team takes charge

Fingers are being raised inside the party over the composition of the new Congress team which has an average age of about 40 years.

11 Oct 2019

Chinmayanand case: Shahjahanapur court dismisses bail plea of two extortion accused

Advocate Tiwari said that Chinmayanand’s lawyer Om Singh and public prosecutor opposed the bail plea strongly and as a result, the application of two accused was dismissed.

10 Oct 2019