Thursday, Feb 21, 2019 | Last Update : 12:19 PM IST


Congress starts exercise to 'fight elections alone' in UP

This comes right before the joint press conference to be held by SP chief Akhilesh Yadav and BSP supremo Mayawati on Saturday.

12 Jan 2019 11:00 AM

‘Hope PM Modi learns love, affection from Taj Mahal during Agra visit’: Akhilesh

PM Modi is scheduled to visit Agra during which he will launch several projects worth Rs 2,980 crore and address public meeting.

09 Jan 2019 3:26 PM

Election stunt, says Mayawati on Centre's move to give 10pc quota for upper caste

Her reaction came a day after other opposition parties too questioned the timing of the Cabinet decision.

08 Jan 2019 12:17 PM

Akhilesh says seat sharing with BSP may be announced in a week

On possibility of Cong joining alliance, Yadav said, 'Two leaders of 'gathbandhan' have to decide whether Cong will be there or not.'

06 Jan 2019 5:57 PM

Ready to face CBI, says Akhilesh Yadav on illegal mining case

Talking to reporters in Lucknow, he said the BJP is leaving a 'culture', which may be used against it in the future.

06 Jan 2019 5:06 PM


Personal secretaries of 3 UP ministers arrested for seeking bribes

On December 28, the three were suspended on graft charges following a sting operation by a news channel.

06 Jan 2019 3:04 PM

SP, BSP unite for general polls, Congress ‘ready to go alone’

A formal announcement on 'gathbandhan' between SP and BSP in Uttar Pradesh is likely later this month.

05 Jan 2019 5:39 PM

‘Did he wore janeu only for 3 states?’ Smriti Irani jibes at Rahul over Ram temple

Smriti Irani blamed Congress for 'creating hurdle' in judicial process in Ram temple case through its lawyers.

04 Jan 2019 4:16 PM

Ensure stray animals, sent to 'Gau Sanrakshan Kendras' by Jan 10: Yogi to DMs

Addressing DMs through VC, UP CM said they should ensure that farmers and residents do not face any problems due to stray cattle.

03 Jan 2019 1:13 PM

Man who attacked Bulandshahr cop with axe arrested: police

The arrest of Kalua from bus stand on Monday night takes total number of accused held in case to 30, police said.

01 Jan 2019 1:01 PM


‘Abducted, thrashed, forced to sign property papers by ex-MP in jail’: UP businessman

Complainant Mohit Jaiswal has accused Atiq Ahmad, his son Umar and his 5 aides of kidnapping and assaulting him.

31 Dec 2018 2:11 PM

‘Murder them, we'll take care of it’: Purvanchal University VC tells students

‘…don't come to me crying. If you get into a fight with someone, beat up that person. If possible, kill him,’ Raja Ram Yadav said.

31 Dec 2018 1:09 PM

Yogi Adityanath’s ‘thok do’ mentality behind Ghazipur cop killing: Akhilesh

Raising questions on prevailing law and order situation in UP, Akhilesh claimed criminals have doubled under BJP rule.

30 Dec 2018 3:56 PM

19 arrested after police constable killed in stone pelting in UP’s Ghazipur

Suresh Vats was killed Saturday when protesters hurled stones at vehicles returning from venue of PM Modi's public meeting.

30 Dec 2018 2:02 PM

NHRC notices to UP govt after 30-yr-old Dalit man dies in police custody

Dalit man's family said police asked for bribe of Rs 5 lakh to let him off and tortured him when they could not arrange it.

28 Dec 2018 2:25 PM


Take steps for proper care of stray cows: Yogi Adityanath to UP officials

Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister also asked officials to clear grazing grounds in different parts of state from encroachments.

26 Dec 2018 4:13 PM

Rajnath Singh inaugurates over 150 projects in Lucknow

‘In Lucknow parliamentary area, development works worth several thousand crores have been started in the last 54 months,’ Singh said.

26 Dec 2018 1:26 PM

'Will only vote for Ram Temple': Rajnath Singh interrupted during speech

'Jo Mandir Banwayega, vote ussi ko jayega (We will vote for party which constructs Ram Temple),' audience chanted disrupting Singh's speech.

24 Dec 2018 10:54 AM

‘No nation in world as tolerant as India,’ says Rajnath Singh

Singh said, 'The tolerance that exists in India, I don't think that it can be found in any corner of the world.'

23 Dec 2018 5:10 PM

First Dalit, then Muslim, now a UP minister says Lord Hanuman was ‘jaat’

UP Minister explained that a person's lineage can be deciphered by noting their behaviour.

21 Dec 2018 4:35 PM