BJP trying to orchestrate riots in each district of UP: Azam Khan

Taking on BJP, Uttar Pradesh Minister Azam Khan on Wednesday alleged "mischievous" activities are being carried out daily at the behest of the saffron party to flare up communal atmosphere in all the districts of the state.

UP CM gives Rs 20 lakh to kin of jawan martyred in Manipur

Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav on Monday gave Rs 20 lakh to the kin of jawan Ram Prasad Yadav, who was killed in an ambush in Manipur last month.

Verify degrees of MLAs, MPs, Ministers in UP: IAS officer

In the wake of Delhi Law Minister Jitendra Singh Tomar's fake degree and marksheet controversy, Uttar Pradesh's senior most IAS officer on Friday said degrees and educational qualification certificates of MLAs, MPs, ministers and bureaucrats in the state must be re-verified.

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Tomar case: Police probing if organised racket is involved, says Bassi

Delhi Police is probing the possibility of an organised racket behind the alleged fake degrees of AAP leader Jitender Singh Tomar who was today taken to Faizabad in Uttar Pradesh for gathering more evidence in the case.

Jitender Singh Tomar taken to Faizabad by Delhi police for questioning

Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) leader Jitender Singh Tomar was on Wednesday taken to Faizabad in Uttar Pradesh for questioning in the fake degree case.Delhi Police Commissioner BS Bassi also told reporters that the police was now probing whether the fake degree issue was a bigger racket in the country.

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Jitender Singh Tomar taken to Lucknow for fake degree verification

Former Delhi's law minister Jitender Singh Tomar is being taken to Lucknow for fake degree verification. He pursued the degree from Faizabaad's Awadh univesity.

Heat wave continues in Uttar Pradesh; Allahabad hottest at 43.1 deg C

The plains of Uttar Pradesh reeled under sweltering heat on Thursday with weather remaining dry all over the state.

Rail yards at busy stations like Varanasi, Lucknow to be remodelled

 In a bid to tackle complaints of trains running behind schedule and delay due to stoppages at outer signal, Northern Railway has decided to remodel yards of busy stations like Varanasi, Faizabad and Lucknow.

8 killed as bus catches fire in Uttar Pradesh

Eight persons were killed when a UP roadways bus caught fire in Peeparpur area in UP’s Amethi on Tuesday.

UP famers in for a cruel joke as they get Rs 75, 100 as relief for damaged crops

Faizabad disrtrict administration has issued compensation cheques to farmers for sums as petty as Rs 75, 100, 250.

Farmer hangs self due to crop loss in Faizabad

Upset over crop loss due to untimely rains and hailstorm, a 60-year-old farmer allegedly committed suicide by hanging himself from a tree in Milkipur tehsil of the district, police said today.

Panel asks UP to reinvestigate Hashimpura massacre

The Uttar Pradesh Minorities Commission on Sunday asked the state government to order a probe into the 1987 Hashimpura massacre to investigate the matter from the beginning and unmask all the culprits, and

12 militants killed in Afghanistan

At least 12 Taliban militants were killed when security forces raided Taliban hideouts in Afghanistan`s Badakhshan province on Friday, an official said.

Religious leaders join hands for communal harmony in Faizabad

Leaders of different religions here came together to pledge propagation of communal harmony and brotherhood among the society.

Light rains in UP; Gorakhpur coldest at 3.4 degrees Celsius

Light to moderate rains on Thursday lashed isolated places in western Uttar Pradesh with Agra receiving 1 cm of rainfall.

Eunuchs arrested for looting train passengers in UP

Faizabad (UP), Jan 12 (PTI) At least 10 eunuchs were today arrested by the Railway Police for allegedly looting cash and valuable items from passengers on board two trains.

Around 125 Samajwadi Party MLAs in contact with BJP, may resign any time: Sangeet Som

BJP MLA Sangeet Som, an accused in Muzaffarnagar riots, on Sunday alleged that around 125 SP MLAs are in contact with the BJP and they may resign any time resulting in the fall of Akhilesh Yadav's government.

New Year celebrations in Uttar Pradesh

Braving intense cold and ignoring endless traffic jams, thousands of people across Uttar Pradesh ushered in the New Year with singing and dancing, or dining out with friends and family.