Remove or replace minister facing Lokayukta probe: UP Govt told

Alleging that an Uttar Pradesh minister against whom a complaint is pending before the Lokayukta has been putting pressure on witnesses, social activist Nutan Thakur on Saturday demanded that the minister be either removed or replaced to ensure a free and fair inquiry.

Woman activist files case against lawyers for heckling her in UP

A woman activist on Tuesday filed a case against nearly 40 unnamed lawyers, alleging that they threatened and heckled her in the High Court premises here.

AAP sting operation: Nutan Thakur quits, Sisodia says concerned about active volunteers

Expressing unhappiness over the AAP sting operation, Nutan Thakur, member from Lucknow, today resigned from the party.

Foreign funding to political parties matter of public interest: Allahabad HC

The Allahabad High Court on Monday stated that a petition filed before it seeking a probe into the foreign funding to political parties is a matter of "public interest ".

Remove Katju as PCI chief, say activists

Social activists here Monday wrote to President Pranab Mukherjee and Prime Minister Manmohan Singh seeking the removal of Press Council of India (PCI) chairman Markandey Katju.

HC dismisses plea seeking probe into allegations against Vadra

Allahabad High Court on Thursday dismissed a petition by a local activist seeking a probe into allegations of irregular land dealings against Robert Vadra levelled by IAC member Arvind Kejriwal.

Action sought against UP rural engineering officials

An activist in Uttar Pradesh has sought registration of a first information report against officials of Rural Engineering Department over regularities pointed out by the CAG.