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Lucknow: Lawyers go on rampage after colleague murder

Lawyers in the high court in Lucknow went on a rampage on Wednesday to protest against the murder of their colleague on Tuesday.

United Opposition disrupts UP House

A united Opposition joined hands to stall the proceedings in the state Assembly on Tuesday over the “unfair tactics” adopted by the Akhilesh government in the recent panchayat elections but the BJP so

Centre to ply amphibious jet on Ganga to Kolkata?

Union surface transport and shipping minister Nitin Gadkari said here on Tuesday that the Centre is working on a proposal to ply an amphibious aircraft over the Ganga between Varanasi and Kolkata.

UP gets new generation of leaders in civic polls

The recently-concluded panchayat elections in Uttar Pradesh have thrown up a new generation of leaders belonging to families of politicians, mainly from the ruling party.

In election year, Akhilesh Yadav ready with please-all budget

UP chief minister Akhilesh Yadav is preparing an election budget that will have something for all sections of society.

Mayawati asks partymen to stay away from bypolls


In a seemingly bizarre diktat, Bahujan Samaj Party president Mayawati has asked her party leaders and cadres to move out of the three Assembly constituencies where by-elections are to be held next wee

Mulayam Singh Yadav warns party leaders on ‘bad results’

Samajwadi Party president Mulayam Singh Yadav on Monday, warned party leaders and workers that if the official candidates lost the elections of the UP Legislative Council through the local bodies, the

Uttar Pradesh: Child killed in celebratory firing by Samajwadi Party

An eight-year-old boy was killed in celebratory firing that took place by Samajwadi Party workers after the results of the panchayat polls were announced on Sunday evening.

UP rural polls see women win 50 per cent seats

More than 50 per cent seats in the block pramukh elections have been won by women candidates in Uttar Pradesh.

Plan to introduce amphibious plane on Ganga: Nitin Gadkari

 Union Minister Nitin Gadkari. (Photo: PTI)

An amphibious aircraft will be operated between Varanasi and Kolkata, says Gadkari.

Air power is the most capital-intensive means of war. A modern fighter jet now could cost several hundred crores and the prices seem to be rising exponentially.

I returned to India in August 1946 after serving in Burma and Indonesia during the Second World War.