Taunkpuri Tanda: UP village where grooms are penalisesd for turning up late

They are neither part of a Khap's diktat nor any Fatwa from clerics, but Taunkpuri Tanda village here follows certain interesting norms during their marriages including penalising the groom's party Rs 100 per minute if they turn up late at the venue.

Azam Khan asks why RSS compromised on Article 370

UP Minister Azam Khan on Tuesday posed a question to RSS as to why it had compromised with Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Mufti Mohd Sayeed on the issue of Article 370, which the outfit had kept alive since independence.

BSP to raise allotment of govt land to Azam trust in UP House

Terming as illegal the allotment of land to SP leader Azam Khan's trust in Rampur, BSP on Tuesday said it will raise the issue in the budget session of Uttar Pradesh legislature beginning Wednesday.

Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi taken into custody over poll code violation case, gets bail

A local court on Wednesday sent Union minister Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi to one year in jail for violating prohibitory orders during the 2009 Lok Sabha polls.

Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi sentenced to one-year imprisonment for LS poll code violation
Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi sentenced to one-year imprisonment for LS poll code violation

A local court on Wednesday sent Union minister Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi to one year in jail for violating prohibitory orders during the 2009 Lok Sabha polls.

Azam Khan lashes out at Modi over false promises

Samajwadi Party leader Azam Khan on Monday took a dig at Prime Minister Narendra Modi and said "brooms were handed over to jobless youths instead of employment by Modi".

Bank official rapes woman on pretext of job for son

 A bank official allegedly raped a woman on the pretext of arranging a job for her son, filmed the act and threatened to post it on the internet if she informed the police, police said here on Thursday.

Received threats over of minority status to Jauhar varsity: Qureshi

Uttarakhand Governor Aziz Qureshi has claimed that he had received threats to dissuade him from granting minority status to the Mohammad Ali Jauhar University here, when he held the additional charge as UP Governor.

Centre has failed to protect security forces personnel: Azam Khan

Senior Samajwadi Party leader Azam Khan said the central government has failed to protect security forces personnel who are being killed by militants and Maoists from Jammu and Kashmir in the north to Chattisgarh in the east.

Birthday bash: Mulayam hails Azam Khan for doing "great job"

Samajwadi Party supremo Mulayam Singh Yadav on Saturday heaped praise on senior Uttar Pradesh minister Azam Khan for doing a "great job" in arranging his birthday bash even as he ruled out any action against him over his comment on the source of funding for the event.

One dead in stampede at SP's event to celebrate Mulayam's birthday in Badaun
One dead in stampede at SP's event to celebrate Mulayam's birthday in Badaun

A woman reportedly lost her life while several others were injured as a stampede broke out during Samajwadi Party chief Mulayam Singh Yadav's birthday celebrations in Badaun on Saturday.

Mulayam Singh Yadav cuts 75-ft cake at grand birthday bash
Mulayam Singh Yadav cuts 75-ft cake at grand birthday bash

Samajwadi Party supremo Mulayam Singh Yadav celebrated his 75th birthday by cutting a 75-feet -long cake at midnight at a grand event here.

DNA: Azam Khan says Taliban, Dawood funding Mulayam's birthday bash

Under fire from several quarters for spending people's money on Samajwadi Party (SP) chief Mulayam Singh Yadav's 75th birthday celebrations, party's prominent Muslim face and UP Minister Azam Khan on Friday hit back, saying Dawood Ibrahim, Taliban and Abu Salem are paying for the birthday bash.

Mulayam Singh's royal birthday celebration a publicity stunt for votes?

Today on Taal Thok Ke: Why was Azam Khan's stronghold Rampur selected to celebrate Samajwadi Party (SP) chief Mulayam Singh Yadav's 75th birthday? Does the allegations put by Azam Khan on the SP leader makes any sense?

Dawood, Taliban, Abu Salem paying for Mulayam's birthday bash: Azam Khan
Dawood, Taliban, Abu Salem paying for Mulayam's birthday bash: Azam Khan

Rampur: Under fire from several quarters for spending people's money on Samajwadi Party (SP) chief Mulayam Singh Yadav's 75th birthday celebrations, party's prominent Muslim face and UP Minister Azam Khan on Friday hit back, saying Dawood Ibrahim, Taliban and Abu Salem are paying for the birthday bash.

Grand celebrations in Rampur for Mulayam Singh's 75th birthday

Rampur - the stronghold of senior Samajwadi Party leader and UP Minister Azam Khan – has been decked up completely as part of the massive arrangements for the two-day long grand celebration of party chief and veteran Socialist leader Mulayam Singh Yadav’s 75th birthday.

Azam Khan's Rampur decked up for 'Netaji' Mulayam's 75th birthday
Azam Khan's Rampur decked up for 'Netaji' Mulayam's 75th birthday

Rampur - the stronghold of senior Samajwadi Party leader and UP Minister Azam Khan – has been decked up completely as part of the massive arrangements for the two-day long grand celebration of party chief and veteran Socialist leader Mulayam Singh Yadav’s 75th birthday. 

Woman gang-raped by relative, six others in UP

A woman was allegedly gang-raped by her daughter's father-in-law and six others at her residence here, police said Saturday.

22-year-old woman abducted and gang raped in Rampur

A 22-year-old woman was allegedly abducted and gang raped by her relative and his two accomplices in the district, police said on Monday.

HC stays arrest of web journalist in case lodged by Azam Khan

The Allahabad High Court on Thursday stayed the arrest of the editor of a news portal against whom Uttar Pradesh Minister Azam Khan had lodged a defamation case.