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Uttar Pradesh

Rename Muzaffarnagar as Laxminagar: BJP MLA Sangeet Som to UP govt

'Names of many cities will be changed. Muzaffarnagar was named by Mughal ruler Muzaffar Ali. People have demanded it be changed,' Som said.

09 Nov 2018 6:17 PM

Temple will always remain here, says Yogi Adityanath

The chief minister made this statement after offering prayers at the makeshift Ram Lalla temple in Ayodhya on Diwali.

09 Nov 2018 6:42 AM

On Diwali, Yogi Adityanath says Ram statue will be Ayodhya's 'new identity'

The announcement came a day after the chief minister said that Faizabad district will henceforth be known as Ayodhya.

07 Nov 2018 3:02 PM

Faizabad district will now be known as Ayodhya: UP CM Yogi Adityanath

'Ayodhya is a symbol of our aan, baan aur shaan,' said UP CM Yogi Adityanath on Tuesday.

06 Nov 2018 6:33 PM

Lord Ram's statue should not be linked with Ram temple: Keshav Maurya

Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath is likely to make a key announcement on the occasion of 'Dev Deepawali'.

06 Nov 2018 10:13 AM

Muslim women should not wear nail polish while offering Namaz, says new fatwa

A cleric at the seminary said, '...using nail polish is un-Islamic and illegal. Rather women should use Mehendi on their nails.'

05 Nov 2018 2:50 PM

Tigress crushed to death with tractor by angry locals in UP’s Dudhwa

The incident came two days after hunters shot dead a tigress suspected of killing 13 people in Maharashtra.

05 Nov 2018 10:08 AM

UP BJP to appoint 100 'tripe talaq pramukhs' to help instant divorce victims

'Triple talaq pramukhs' will be appointed for each of the 93 'organisational districts' and 6 regional units of BJP in the state.

04 Nov 2018 6:49 PM

Yogi Adityanath govt likely to build 151-metre statue of Lord Ram in Ayodhya

PM Modi had recently inaugurated an imposing 182-metre statue of Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel, the country's first home minister, in Gujarat.

04 Nov 2018 10:18 AM

Uttar Pradesh: Minor girl gang-raped inside ICU by hospital staffer, 4 others

The victim narrated her ordeal after being shifted to the general ward and a case was registered.

04 Nov 2018 8:42 AM