Cheers! Uttar Pradesh Cabinet approves sale of liquor in tetra packs

Cheers! Uttar Pradesh Cabinet approves sale of liquor in tetra packs

The Uttar Pradesh cabinet decided here on Thursday that Indian Made Foreign Liquor (IMFL) will now be available in tetra packs in the state.

Feud brewing within Samajwadi Party? Akhilesh Yadav says 'No', adds merger with QED an internal matter of party

Feud brewing within Samajwadi Party? Akhilesh Yadav says 'No', adds merger with QED an internal matter of party

Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav on Thursday dismissed speculation that he was unhappy with Samajwadi Party embracing gangster-turned-politician Mukhtar Ansari's party, saying there is "no displeasure" and it is an internal matter of the party.

Goondaraj in UP? Police sub-inspector hacked to death by armed assailants in Badaun

Goondaraj in UP? Police sub-inspector hacked to death by armed assailants in Badaun

Armed assailants on Wednesday killed a police sub-inspector during a gun battle in Badaun district in Uttar Pradesh, police said today. 

Five dead, 20 injured as truck collides with tanker in UP's Lucknow - Know what happened

Five persons were on Wednesday killed and 20 injured when a truck collided with a tanker in Kakori area here, police said.

Selfie craze claims seven young lives as students drown in river Ganga

Selfie craze claims seven young lives as students drown in river Ganga

The selfie craze doesn't seem to be dying anytime soon, but a lot of people are dying because of it. 

 

Mayawati hits back hard at Swami Prasad Maurya, says 'he has done a huge favour by quitting'

Mayawati hits back hard at Swami Prasad Maurya, says 'he has done a huge favour by quitting'

Mayawati accuses Swami Prasad Maurya of being disloyal, says he would have been expelled had he not quit.

With eyes on 2017 UP polls, mafia don-turned-politician Mukhtar Ansari's party merges with Samajwadi Party

With eyes on 2017 UP polls, mafia don-turned-politician Mukhtar Ansari's party merges with Samajwadi Party

The move is seen as an attempt by Samajwadi Party to hold on some Muslim vote bank before the upcoming Assembly elections in Uttar Pradesh.

Congress veteran leader hopes Priyanka Gandhi campaigns outside Amethi, Rae Bareli

Congress veteran leader hopes Priyanka Gandhi campaigns outside Amethi, Rae Bareli

Ghulam Nabi Azad, the new Congress General Secretary in-charge of Uttar Pradesh, today favoured Priyanka Gandhi campaigning outside Amethi and Rae Bareli for the state Assembly elections next year.

Three persons killed in accident in UP's Sitapur

Three persons, including a girl, were killed when their motorcycle crashed into a truck in Ataria area early this morning, police said here.

Mayawati accuses Akhilesh govt of not taking Mathura violence seriously, calls for CBI probe

Mayawati accuses Akhilesh govt of not taking Mathura violence seriously, calls for CBI probe

Former Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Mayawati on Saturday said that the ruling Samajwadi Party government isn’t taking the Mathura incident seriously and demanded a CBI probe into the violence.

16 die at Lucknow's KGMU hospital following junior doctors' strike

More than 2000 patients have been turned away by KGMU because of a shortage of doctors and only very critical patients were seen by senior doctors.

Take action against Akhlaq''s kin for eating beef: Adityanath

 BJP parliamentarian Yogi Adityanath on Wednesday said that action should be taken against Mohammed Akhlaq`s family for eating beef and the compensation given to the family should be taken back.

Five killed in UP's Lucknow as truck loaded with sand overturned on slum

Five persons were killed on Wednesday when a truck loaded with sand overturned on a slum here, police said.

Bizarre: Man puts wife at stake in IPL gambling, loses her

Bizarre: Man puts wife at stake in IPL gambling, loses her

In a bizarre incident, Just like the Mahabharata in which Yudhishthir lost his wife Draupadi , who was put at stake in a gambling game, a man from Govindnagar area of Kanpur district of Uttar Pradesh put his wife at stake in an Indian Premier League (IPL) betting game and lost her.

BJP slams UP government over firing on ex-justice's car

The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on Saturday slammed the Uttar Pradesh (UP) government over the firing incident on retired Justice U.K.Dhawan`s car late Friday night.

Arms training: Bajrang Dal's Ayodhya chief Mahesh Mishra arrested over charges of inciting religious hatred

Arms training: Bajrang Dal's Ayodhya chief Mahesh Mishra arrested over charges of inciting religious hatred

After a video showing volunteers of a right-wing outfit purportedly brandishing weapons in an arms training camp surfaced, police on Wednesday arrested Bajrang Dal's Ayodhya chief Mahesh Mishra.

Bajrangi Dal camp row: CPI(M) questions SP govt silence, calls on President to take action

The Communist Party of India (Marxist) on Wednesday castigated the self defence camp organised by a right-wing group Bajrang Dal and questioned the silence of Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav on the matter. It also urged President Pranab Mukherjee to take action.

I never left Samajwadi Party, says Amar Singh after his Rajya Sabha nomination

I never left Samajwadi Party, says Amar Singh after his Rajya Sabha nomination

Former Samajwadi Party MP, who was on Tuesday nominated for a Rajya Sabha seat, today thanked the party supremo for nominating his name for the post.

Samajwadi Party a 'one family party' sans ideology: BJP MP

Samajwadi Party a 'one family party' sans ideology: BJP MP

Opposition BJP MP Daddan Mishra has hit out at the ruling Samajwadi Party terming it as a "one family party".