Why EC not cancelling BJP 'gem' Sadhvi Pragya's nomination: Mayawati

Mayawati accused poll panel of lacking probity and acting with zero objectively, on the other the BSP chief held PM responsible for the alleged ‘fall in the integrity of country’s institutions.

22 Apr 2019

Bulandshahr violence: Slain police officer was attacked with stones, axe before being shot, claim cops

Prashant Natt, the suspected killer of Subodh Kumar Singh, disclosed that the mob attacked Inspector Singh with stones while he was trying to pacify them following which he got badly injured.

29 Dec 2018

Bulandshahr violence: Delhi-based cab driver accused of killing inspector Subodh Kumar in fresh twist

The police sources claimed that Prashant Natt, a Delhi-based cab driver, is the person who allegedly pulled the trigger at the police inspector during the mob frenzy.

28 Dec 2018

Mayawati's anti-Congress stance casts shadows on grand alliance's prospects

The political observers see it as a trick of the BSP chief to keep Congress away from the political landscape of UP, which plays a very crucial role in the formation of any goverment at the centre.

04 Oct 2018

Congress trying to draw political mileage over Rafael issue with eye on polls: Rajnath Singh

The Home Minister also accused the Congress of trying to gain political mileage over the issue with an eye on the Lok Sabha elections next year.

25 Sep 2018

CAG report highlights Rs 97,000 crore irregularities in UP under Akhilesh Yadav rule

UP Cabinet minister Srikant Sharma said the government would look into matter as the irregularities had been red flagged by the CAG.

23 Sep 2018

Samajwadi Party chief Akhilesh Yadav says ready to take two steps back to stitch up anti-BJP alliance

Akhilesh put equal onus on the Congress, saying it had the greatest responsibility to take everyone along and find a way by holding parleys with all the prospective partners.

18 Sep 2018

Yogi Adityanath will be removed in 2019, claims Akhilesh; BJP trashes SP chief's claim

Akhilesh Yadav said, he condition of UP under Yogi's leadership was bad and CM Yogi would lose his chair as the race for chief ministership in BJP was already on.

07 Sep 2018

UP: Five dead, a dozen ill after consuming spurious liquor in Shamli

After the incident was reported, five policemen, including Bidoli police outpost in-charge Sub-Inspector KP Singh and four constables, were suspended for negligence in duty.

22 Aug 2018

Kerala flood: Keep Bakrid a low key affair, Uttar Pradesh clerics appeal to Muslims

Clerics in Lucknow have called upon the Muslim community to donate at least 10 per cent of their budget, saved for Eid-ul-Azha, to the Kerala flood victims as zakat.

21 Aug 2018

Atal Bihari Vajpayee and his father were classmates in law course in same Kanpur college

Not many know that BJP stalwart Atal Bihar Vajpayee and his father Krishna Bihari Vajpayee had enrolled in for a course in law at the same college in Kanpur.

17 Aug 2018

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.

17 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

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

Uttar Pradesh cop seeks leave, says Shiva wants jalabhishek from him

He used a 'divine' pretext to seek leave and it worked for him. a UP Police constable invoked Lord Shiva while applying for leave and the convinced superiors sanctioned it as well.

07 Aug 2018