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Samajwadi bastions top list in power theft too

VIP districts in Uttar Pradesh, majority of them known as Samajwadi Party bastions, are now known for topping the list in power thefts.

Akhilesh’s ‘Mann Ki Baat’ aims at youth

UP chief minister Akhilesh Yadav is gradually slipping into the election mode and is making a conscious effort to establish a direct contact with the common man.

Sonia Gandhi meets ‘distressed’ farmers, assures help

Congress president Sonia Gandhi takes stock of the crop damage due to unseasonal rains during her visit to Rae Bareli .— PTI

Congress president Sonia Gandhi on Saturday met “distressed” farmers in her constituency Rae Bareli, and Amethi, which is her son Rahul Gandhi’s constituency, and heard the grievances of those who hav

Uttar Pradesh beggars bet on Cup final

On the eve of World Cup finals, they are working overtime. They do not have a TV set, or even a home, but they are putting all their money on the match.

Kanshi Ram kin to lead front against Mayawati

Dalbara Singh, younger brother of BSP founder late Kanshi Ram, is all set to join hands with rebel BSP leaders and float a new party that will challenge Ms Mayawati and her BSP.

BJP MLAs resent ‘speech mafia’

Resentment is brewing among young BJP legislators in Uttar Pradesh over the tendency of “seniors to hog the limelight and prevent us from participating in the assembly proceedings.”

Hashimpura: Akhilesh’s silence irks Muslim youth

Relatives of Hashimpura massacre victims lead a protest march and demand justice from the Central government in Meerut. PTI

Muslims in Uttar Pradesh have begun questioning the silence of the Samajwadi party and the Akhilesh government over the acquittal of PAC personnel by a Delhi court in the 1987 Hashimpura massacre.

Poisoning behind MP governor son death?

UP governor Ram Naik consoles MP governor Ram Naresh Yadav in Lucknow on Thursday.— PTI

The post-mortem report of Shailesh Yadav, son of Madhya Pradesh governor Ram Naresh Yadav, and also an accused in the Vyapam scam, has revealed traces of sulphur salt in his stomach.

UP government to recruit 40,000 police personnel

UP chief minister Akhilesh Yadav announced on Thursday that his government was preparing to recruit 40,000 more police personnel in the coming months.

Key bills passed in UP House

The BJP created noisy scenes and allowed an easy passage for key bills in the UP Assembly on Wednesday.

The verdict of the Tis Hazari trial court (in State v.

A month has elapsed since the alliance of convenience — People’s Democratic Party-Bharatiya Janata Party — came to power in Jammu and Kashmir.