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Sunset for BJP, Samajwadi Party sweeps Uttar Pradesh

It was sunset at high noon for the BJP on Tuesday when it lost 8 of the 11 Assembly seats, it had earlier held, to the ruling Samajwadi Party in the byelections, results of which were announced on Tue

3 Lucknow dogs in finals of Peta’s cutest dog contest

The dogs who made it to the finals were Dodo, Santa Claus and Badshah, whose guardians are Shekhar Pandey, Ankita Saini and Abhishek Chaturvedi

After Congress, BJP & SP, BSP will also focus on youth

After Congress, BJP and SP, it is now the Bahujan Samaj party (BSP) that has decided to bring in young blood and promote young leadership.

Cop killing: FIR on Congress Madhya Pradesh son

The royal family feud in Amethi that led to violence and left one police constable dead on Sunday took another turn on Monday when the police registered a case against Anant Vikram Singh, son of Congr

Cop dies in Amethi family feud

Police personnel during a clash with supporters of Anant Vikram over the possesion of Bhupat Bhavan in Amethi on Sunday. — PTI

The on-going feud in Congress MP and erstwhile Raja of Amethi, Dr Sanjay Singh’s home took a violent turn on Sunday when a police constable died during a clash between the warring family groups.

Uttar Pradesh sees 53% voter turnout

Uttar Pradesh recorded an average voter turnout of 53.18 per cent for the 11 Assembly segments where byelections were held on Saturday and 56.40 for the Mainpuri Lok Sabha seat.

Schools ban junk food in tiffins

Schools in Lucknow have decided to ban children from bringing and eating junk food in their tiffin boxes.

This is being done in view of growing health problems among school children.

Without contesting, BSP key to UP bypoll results

The BSP is not contesting the byelections in Uttar Pradesh but it is the BSP that will decide the outcome of the byelections in the state, polling for which will be held on Saturday.

Election Comission orders FIR against Yogi


The chief electoral officer (CEO) in Uttar Pradesh has been asked by the Election Commission (EC) to file an FIR against BJP MP Mahant Yogi Adityanath for violation of the election code of conduct.

Adityanath to be BJP face in Uttar Pradesh?

Hindu leader Mahant Yogi Adityanath,

If the BJP in Uttar Pradesh manages to win a lot of seats in the coming Assembly byelections, firebrand Hindu leader Mahant Yogi Adityanath, a BJP MP, could emerge as the new saffron face in Uttar Pra

Disasters not only disrupt society, they also distort its basic categories, creating inversions, disrupting normalcy and suspending time in a prolonged way. Return to normalcy then becomes even more difficult and unpredictable.

Prime Minister Narendra Modi began his historic meeting with Chinese President Xi Jinping on Wednesday afternoon in Ahmedabad, Gujarat. As per schedule, Mr Modi took Mr Xi on a tour of Mahatma Gandhi’s Sabarmati ashram.