Finally, it is official. Gujarat chief minister Narendra Modi has called off his proposed visit to Ayodhya on June 20.
The BJP in Uttar Pradesh has identified 42 parliamentary seats on which Gujarat chief minister Narendra Modi will campaign.
In a shocking incident, a 17-year-old girl, who is a state hockey champion and a gold medalist in state school championship, stabbed four boys in Jhansi on Monday over a trivial issue.
When senior BJP leader Amit Shah arrives in Lucknow on Wednesday, on his first visit as in-charge of UP affairs, he will not have much homework to do.
Stunned by its humiliating defeat in the recent Handia byelection where the party candidate got merely 2,880 votes, the Congress is now preparing for major changes in the party organisation in Uttar Pradesh.
The party high command, according to sources, is now ready to take some drastic measures related to the party organisation on the eve of the Lok Sabha elections.
In a major jolt to the Akhilesh Yadav government in Uttar Pradesh, the Allahabad high court on Friday stayed its move to withdraw terror charges against 16 persons accused of involvement in terror act
Constables and sub-inspectors in Uttar Pradesh will finally get a weekly off which will enable them to spend time with their families.
In what can be termed as a political masterstroke, the Akhilesh Yadav government has decided to ensure 20 per cent reservation of benefits in all developmental schemes for minorities, particularly Muslims.
The Samajwadi Party, with this decision, is confident of getting maximum Muslim support in the upcoming Lok Sabha elections.
The Samajwadi Party and the Bahujan Samaj Party may be sworn enemies in the public eye but when it comes to actual action, both parties tend to be “soft” towards each other.
Even as the power crisis in Uttar Pradesh worsens with every passing day, the Akhilesh Yadav government has given yet another shock to harried consumers. The Uttar Pradesh Electricity Regulatory Commission (UPREC) on Friday night approved a significant hike for domestic, commercial and rural power consumers though industry has been spared the hike.