Questioning the secular credentials of SP chief Mulayam Singh Yadav for inviting Prime Minister Narendra Modi to a family function here recently, Congress on Wednesday said that a political person's claims of personal and professional lives being separate are unpalatable.
Uttar Pradesh government on Thursday directed the administration and police officials concerned to make all the necessary arrangements in view of proposed visit of Prime Minister Narendra Modi to Etawah later this week.
A staggering 100,000 invites, including to Prime Minister Narendra Modi, have been sent out for Samajwadi Party supremo`s grand nephew`s Saturday pre-wedding ceremony in Saifai village where mouthwatering dishes like bedai, baati-chokha and halwa soaked in desi ghee will be served.
As Samajwadi Party faces ire from all corners for organising Saifai event on Wednesday, Aam Aadmi Party`s senior leader Kumar Vishwas on Thursday slammed the party`s act of ignoring the plight of Muzaffarnagar riot victims.
The non-charitable foundation `Being Human`, being run by Bollywood superstar Salman Khan, on Thursday donated Rs 25 lakh to Jawaharlal Nehru Medical College on behalf of the stars who performed in Uttar Pradesh`s annual fair `Saifai Mahotsav`.
The Etawah district administration in Uttar Pradesh Wednesday banned the entry of media persons and camera crews into the Saifai Mahotsav and telecast of the event where film stars Salman Khan and Madhuri Dixit were to perform.
With children dying of cold at Muzaffarnagar and Shamli relief camps, Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav has faced flak for taking part in a 14-day fest being organsied at his home town Saifai, Etawah district.