The National Investigation Agency (NIA) launched a nationwide probe on September 22 and raided the premises linked to Popular Front Of India (PFI) in several states, government sources said. As many as 106 PFI leaders and functionaries have been arrested across 10 states, including Uttar Pradesh, Kerala, Andhra Pradesh, Telangana, Karnataka and Tamil Nadu.
At least nine people were killed after the boundary wall of an Army enclave collapsed following heavy rains in Lucknow, Uttar Pradesh. The nine people include three children and labourers living outside the wall. The capital city of Lucknow is inundated in rainwaters due to heavy downpour from last 24 hours.
Bodies of two minor Dalit sisters aged 17 and 15 were found hanging from a tree in Nighasan area of Lakhimpur Kheri district of UP on Sept 14 evening. A local resident spotted the bodies of the sisters in a sugarcane field, which is around half-a-km from their house. As the news spread, angry locals staged a protest and also blocked a road. The autopsy was conducted by a panel of three doctors in the presence of the victim's family. According to the autopsy report, the girls were raped and strangulated to death.
India continues to witness an upward trend in new Covid-19 cases. The country recorded 7,584 new cases and 24 deaths on June 10. The active covid 19 cases rose to 36,267. The number of deaths has climbed to 5,24,747 with 24 more fatalities. The 24 new fatalities include 17 from Kerala, two each from Delhi and Rajasthan and one each from Maharashtra, Sikkim and Uttar Pradesh.
As per sources, the BJP is considering several new faces in the Uttar Pradesh Cabinet on the basis of qualification, caste and regional equations. Check the possible names in Yogi Adityanath's Cabinet 2.0.
In the battle for power in Uttar Pradesh, Punjab, Manipur, Goa and Uttarakhand, the people have spoken and their verdict is getting clearer by the minute. Here's what we know so far.
Uttar Pradesh is all set to decide the fate of several BJP heavyweights in its first Assembly election after Covid-19. Polling has begun in 58 seats spread across 11 districts of Western UP on Thursday. The 11 districts are — Shamli, Hapur, Gautam Buddh Nagar, Muzaffarnagar, Meerut, Baghpat, Ghaziabad, Bulandshahr, Aligarh, Mathura and Agra.
Thousands of migrant workers descended in the Ramlila ground for travel passes after knowing that three shramik special trains would run from Ghaziabad to different districts of eastern UP.
This spoken word poetry by IITian Naveen Chourey on religious violence is a part of his book "Kohra Ghana Hai'.
Congress general secretary Priyanka Gandhi on July 20 met #Sonabhadra victims' families at the Chunar guest house in Mirzapur, Uttar Pradesh, where she had spent the night.
The Congress general secretary was detained by Uttar Pradesh police when she was on her way to meet the family members of those who were killed in firing over a land dispute on July 17 in Sonbhadra.
He interacted with the media after casting his vote in Uttar Pradesh
Mirzapur is out of the last 13 seats in Uttar Pradesh that went for polls on May 19.
Uttar Pradesh's Faizabad constituency went for polls in the fifth phase of Lok Sabha elections on May 6. Congress candidate for the same, Nirmal Khatri shared his views on Elections 2019.
Voting for phase four of the General elections is underway in 72 constituencies across nine states. 26 seats in Bihar, Uttar Pradesh, and West Bengal are scheduled to vote in the fourth phase.
UP and Bihar. The two states that won BJP the 2014 elections. With the forging of the Mahagathbandhan in these states by Mayawati, Akhilesh and Tejashwi, where does Modi and the BJP now stand?