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Intra-Uttar Pradesh air services from November

Intra-Uttar Pradesh air travel will take off from November and people in the state will be able to fly between Lucknow, Agra, Varanasi and Allahabad.

Lucknowites spent Rs 590 crore on Dhanteras

For those who continue to believe that Lucknow, the state capital of Uttar Pradesh is still a conservative ‘B’ class city, this Dhanteras should serve as an eye-opener.

Letter to PM Modi on ‘promises to Muslims’

Senior Congress leader and former MLC Siraj Mehndi has written a letter to Prime Minister Narendra Modi asking him to implement various measures for the welfare and development of Muslims as promised

No pencils for kids but Uttar Pradesh splurges on premium pens

The Uttar Pradesh government that claims to be cash-strapped when it comes to providing basic amenities, including stationary for schoolchildren, has been found to be splurging on expensive pens for o

Girl gangraped by boyfriend and two others, videotaped

A 20-year-old girl was allegedly gangraped in Meerut district by three, including her boyfriend, who also filmed the act and threatened her that they will upload the clip on Internet if she complained

Mayawati: Result not barometer of PM modi success

The Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) on Tuesday downplayed the BJP’s success in the Maharashtra and Haryana assembly polls and said that this success should not be seen as a success of the Modi government.

Won’t make extra effort to impress non-Hindus: RSS

RSS general secretary Bhaiyyaji Joshi addresses a press conference in Lucknow on Monday. 	— PTI

The Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS) has said that it would not make any special effort to reach out to non-Hindus (read Muslims) but those who believed they were Hindus were welcome to join it.

Smriti Irani nurtures Amethi, sends gifts

Smriti Irani

Union HRD minister Smriti Irani has started nurturing Amethi by increasing her interaction with the voters and sending them Diwali gifts.

U.P. governor remarks on law and order irks SP

UP governor Ram Naik set a new tradition on Monday when he presented to the media a report on his three months in office.

BJP loses Kairana seat to SP in Uttar Pradesh

Continuing its winning trend since the Assembly byelections in Uttar Pradesh in September, the Samajwadi Party, on Sunday, wrested the Kairana Assembly seat form the BJP too.

The recent comments of Justice Markandey Katju, a retired Supreme Court judge, in support of the uniform civil code on the ground that the Muslim personal law is “barbaric, backward and unjust” has ra

WikiLeaks found-er Julian Assange will get into trouble, potentially a 35-year sentence in the United States, if he leaves the Ecuadorian embassy in London, which he says he would to mend his health a