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‘Lucknow is India’s tweet capital’

When it comes to using digital technology, teenagers in Lucknow have moved way ahead of their counterparts in metro cities in the country.

ND Tiwari son gets post in UP government

Veteran Congress leader Narain Dutt Tiwari

Veteran Congress leader and former chief minister of Uttar Pradesh and Uttarakhand, Mr Narain Dutt Tiwari, has finally severed his “umbilical cord” with the Congress.

SP opts for songs after Supreme Court bans photo ads

The Supreme Court may have banned photographs of leaders in government advertisements, but the Akhilesh government in Uttar Pradesh has hit upon a new idea to continue with its publicity for the 2017

PM Modi intervenes to ensure poor girl’s treatment

Prime Minister Narendra Modi

When an eight-year-old girl wrote to Prime Minister Narendra Modi for help in getting her heart problem treated, her family did not even expect a response.

Azam Khan stalls Jaya Prada’s Samajwadi Party return

Jaya Prada

Senior UP minister Azam Khan has finally had his way and has stalled the return of former MP and film actor Jaya Prada to the Samajwadi Party.

Gardener sent to lock-up by IAS officer over noise

A lady officer posted in Gorakhpur has sent her gardener to the lock-up for “breach of peace” because he was making noise while cutting grass in her garden and this apparently disturbed her during her

BJP seeks to pacify saints, seers

“There is no doubt we have disillusioned our Hindu voters with a lot of things that happened in the past year, and if we don’t make amends, the party can forget its dream of coming to power in Uttar P

In UP, BJP bid to shift focus back to Ayodhya

Perturbed over its reverses in Uttar Pradesh after last year’s Lok Sabha polls, the BJP wants to shift its focus back to Ayodhya, Kashi and Mathura, which means it will make an all-out effort to reass

BR grandson to challenge Maya in UP

Dr B.R. Ambedkar’s grandson Anandraj is all set to make a political foray in Uttar Pradesh, posing a major threat to the Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP).

Lucknow to get colour-coded streets

Lucknow is now all set for a “colourful” makeover.

The dust is beginning to settle on an extraordinary election result in the UK.

Pakistan’s ludicrous charge that India’s spy agency RAW is behind the Karachi attack on the Ismaili community maybe laughed out of court here, given that the Tehrik-e-Taliban Pakistan (TTP) claimed re