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Income Tax officers in UP assault CBI team

An income-tax officer is arrested by the CBI in Lucknow on Tuesday for allegedly taking a bribe.—PTI

An income-tax officer was on Tuesday arrested by the CBI while allegedly taking a bribe of Rs 2 lakh from a person, after which his fellow officers assaulted the CBI team and seriously injured two per

Samajwadi bastions top list in power theft too

VIP districts in Uttar Pradesh, majority of them known as Samajwadi Party bastions, are now known for topping the list in power thefts.

Too much texting can give you ‘text neck’

Too much texting on mobile phones has led to a new medical problem known as “text neck”.

UPPSC exam rescheduled, 3 held

Policemen in action as students protest against leak of question paper in front of UPPSC in Allahabad on Monday. (Photo: PTI)

The special task force (STF) in Uttar Pradesh has arrested three persons, including a promoter of a Lucknow school, in connection with the leakage of the question paper of the UP Provincial Civil Serv

Akhilesh’s ‘Mann Ki Baat’ aims at youth

UP chief minister Akhilesh Yadav is gradually slipping into the election mode and is making a conscious effort to establish a direct contact with the common man.

UPPSC exam cancelled after leak on WhatsApp

The Uttar Pradesh government cancelled the UP Provincial Civil Services (preliminary) examinations in the state on Sunday after leakage of the question papers.

Sonia Gandhi meets ‘distressed’ farmers, assures help

Congress president Sonia Gandhi takes stock of the crop damage due to unseasonal rains during her visit to Rae Bareli .— PTI

Congress president Sonia Gandhi on Saturday met “distressed” farmers in her constituency Rae Bareli, and Amethi, which is her son Rahul Gandhi’s constituency, and heard the grievances of those who hav

Uttar Pradesh beggars bet on Cup final

On the eve of World Cup finals, they are working overtime. They do not have a TV set, or even a home, but they are putting all their money on the match.

Kanshi Ram kin to lead front against Mayawati

Dalbara Singh, younger brother of BSP founder late Kanshi Ram, is all set to join hands with rebel BSP leaders and float a new party that will challenge Ms Mayawati and her BSP.

BJP MLAs resent ‘speech mafia’

Resentment is brewing among young BJP legislators in Uttar Pradesh over the tendency of “seniors to hog the limelight and prevent us from participating in the assembly proceedings.”

The verdict of the Tis Hazari trial court (in State v.

A month has elapsed since the alliance of convenience — People’s Democratic Party-Bharatiya Janata Party — came to power in Jammu and Kashmir.