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Azam Khan writes to Aamir, SP invites him to UP

Senior UP minister Mohd Azam Khan has written a three page letter to actor Aamir Khan, who is in the eye of a storm over his statements on intolerance in India.

Upper castes left out in the cold in UP

With all major political players in Uttar Pradesh preparing to play the backward caste card for the 2017 Assembly elections, it is the upper caste voters who have been left out in the cold.

UP women helpline staff facing harassment

The much-publicised helpline set up by UP chief minister Akhilesh Yadav to deal with the harassment of women through abusive calls and stalking is in dire need of help itself as the women personnel wo

Samajwadis eye MBC inclusion in SC list

The Samajwadi Party in Uttar Pradesh has launched a campaign to woo the 17 most backward castes (MBC) that have been lobbying for inclusion in the Scheduled Castes category since the past one decade.

Sefai bash: RJD, JD-U stay away

Mulayam Singh Yadav with Uttar Pradesh CM Akhilesh Yadav cutting cake on  occasion of his 77th birthday in Saifai. (Photo: PTI)

Samajwadi Party president Mulayam Singh Yadav’s 76th birthday celebrations this year are getting known more for controversies than for the actual event.

Rahul Gandhi set to march in support of Uttar Pradesh farmers

Congress vice-president Rahul Gandhi will hold a march in support of sugarcane farmers in Uttar Pradesh.

China’s Nobel winning drug also made in UP

CIMAP has been working on the anti-malaria drug for 2 decades

Don’t go seeking ‘publicity’, Azam Khan tells rape victim

Azam Khan

In yet another shocker, senior UP minister Azam Khan advised a rape victim not to go looking for “fame and attention” for her “disgrace” or else she will not be able to face the world with dignity.

Congress: Khatri to continue as UPCC chief

The Congress has ruled out a change of guard in its Uttar Pradesh unit and present incumbent Nirmal Khatri will continue as the UPCC chief.

Diabetes in dogs on rise due to ‘lifestyle disorder’

Incredible, though it may sound, but diabetes among dogs is on the rise.According to veterinary doctors in Lucknow, more than 150 cases of canine diabetes have been detected in the state capital alone

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