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Amar Singh targets Uttar Pradesh polls with films

Bollywood is preparing for a big boom in Uttar Pradesh politics for the Assembly elections in 2017 and on the target is the ruling Samajwadi Party.

DNA test to decide buffalo owner?

A buffalo has, once again, sent the UP police into a tizzy and, this time, it does not even belong to UP minister Mohammed Azam Khan.

Films’ tax exemption cost UP Rs 6.85 crore

UP chief minister Akhilesh Yadav’s generosity in announcing tax exemption for Hindi films has cost the state exchequer a sum of Rs 6.85 crores in the current financial year.

VHP gives PM Modi time till May 2015 for temple

The Vishwa Hindu Parishad (VHP) has given Prime Minister Narendra Modi time till May 2015 to resolve the Ram temple issue in Ayodhya, failing which the VHP will launch a mass agitation.

Akhilesh Yadav announces year of the farmer in UP budget

UP CM Akhilesh Yadav at the Assembly in Lucknow on Tuesday.— PTI

UP chief minister Akhilesh Yadav has decided to observe 2015-2016 as the year of farmers with special focus on prosperity of farmers, minorities and weaker sections of society.

Only 40,505 kids don’t go to school, says UP minister

If the Akhilesh government is to be believed, there are only 40,505 children in Uttar Pradesh who do not go to school.

After winning Delhi, AAP to spread its wings in Uttar Pradesh

Riding high on its victory in Delhi Assembly elections, the Aam Aadmi Party is gearing up to spread its wings in the politically important state of Uttar Pradesh where it hopes to replace caste politi

Congress walkout in Uttar Pradesh House

The Congress on Monday staged a walkout in the Uttar Pradesh Assembly to protest against the state government’s “ineffective” reply on the issue of conversions.

PM Modi steals show at Mulayam Singh Yadav do

Prime Minister Narendra Modi with family members of SP chief Mulayam Singh Yadav at the “tilak” ceremony

Had it not been a social function, Prime Minister Narendra Modi shaking hands with former Bihar chief minister Lalu Prasad Yadav and exchanging pleasantries with Samajwadi Party president Mulayam Sing

Congress seeks equal distance from parties

After dilly-dallying for almost a decade-and-a-half, the Congress in Uttar Pradesh seems to have finally decided to maintain an equal distance from the Samajwadi Party and the Bahujan Samaj Party in t

Prime Minister Narendra Modi has often mentioned that India enjoys a 3D advantage of democracy, demography and demand in the global economy.

If you were to ask Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s legion of admirers to draw up a list of Modi baiters, a typical one would probably lead with the BJP’s political foes, left-leaning liberals, a large