Uttar Pradesh

UP's first Sainik School opens doors for girls

UP's first Sainik School opens doors for girls

There were 2,500 aspirants out of which only 15 could manage to get through.

Apr 24, 2018, 07:53 AM IST
Teen creates UP DGP's fake Twitter handle, orders to expedite probe in case involving brother

Teen creates UP DGP's fake Twitter handle, orders to expedite probe in case involving brother

According to the teen, a resident of Maharajganj - Sadiq Ansari - had borrowed a sum of Rs 45, 000 from his brother. In return, the man had promised to get his brother an employment in Dubai.

Apr 23, 2018, 07:04 AM IST
Fire breaks out at BJP rally in Raebareli, Amit Shah, UP CM Yogi Adityanath present on dais

Fire breaks out at BJP rally in Raebareli, Amit Shah, UP CM Yogi Adityanath present on dais

There was chaos at the venue soon after the mishap took place. Both the BJP chief and UP CM were on the dais at the time of the incident.

Apr 21, 2018, 14:53 PM IST
Despite outcry over Kathua incident, two minors raped and murdered in UP, Chhattisgarh

Despite outcry over Kathua incident, two minors raped and murdered in UP, Chhattisgarh

Two minors were raped and killed in two separate cases in Uttar Pradesh's Etah district and in the Kabirdham district of Chhattisgarh. 

Apr 20, 2018, 18:30 PM IST
Man allegedly rapes his own daughter in UP, case filed

Man allegedly rapes his own daughter in UP, case filed

A man in Uttar Pradesh allegedly raped his own 35-year-old daughter along with his friends early on Monday in Sitapur district. The victim filed the police complaint the next day. While one of the accused was arrested on Tuesday, the other two are on the run.

Apr 19, 2018, 17:49 PM IST
10 BJP candidates among 13 elected unopposed to UP legislative council

10 BJP candidates among 13 elected unopposed to UP legislative council

The BJP had put up 10 candidates, including two UP ministers Mahendra Singh and Mohsin Raza for Uttar Pradesh legislative council polls.

Apr 19, 2018, 17:16 PM IST
Amid statue vandalism spree, another BR Ambedkar's sculptor damaged in Ballia

Amid statue vandalism spree, another BR Ambedkar's sculptor damaged in Ballia

Several incidents of statue vandalism of famous personalities, including Mahatma Gandhi, Syama Prasad Mukherjee, E V Ramasamy Periyar and Vladimir Lenin, have been reported from various parts of the country over the last few months.

Apr 18, 2018, 15:14 PM IST
UP Legislative Council polls: All 13 candidates set to get elected unopposed

UP Legislative Council polls: All 13 candidates set to get elected unopposed

The official declaration of the results will be made after 3 pm on April 19 - the last date of withdrawal of candidature.

Apr 17, 2018, 23:57 PM IST
7-member CBI team in Unnao to probe rape case involving BJP MLA

7-member CBI team in Unnao to probe rape case involving BJP MLA

The BJP MLA came under fire after an 18-year-old woman alleged that Kuldeep Singh Sengar and his associates raped her in June 2017 and that authorities had refused to register her complaint. 

Apr 17, 2018, 13:08 PM IST
'Ask Modi ji': Rahul Gandhi on being asked about implementation of laws in villages

'Ask Modi ji': Rahul Gandhi on being asked about implementation of laws in villages

Rahul Gandhi, who is on a two-day visit to his parliamentary constituency Amethi, hit out at the Narendra Modi government while he was on a visit to a school in Amethi.

Apr 17, 2018, 00:50 AM IST

Protests held against Kathua, Unnao rape cases across India: In Pics

People across the country held protests against the rape of an eight-year-old girl, in Kathua, near Jammu and a teenager in Unnao, Uttar Pradesh.

Apr 15, 2018, 23:31 PM IST
Legislative Council Elections 2018:  BJP releases list of candidates for Uttar Pradesh, Bihar

Legislative Council Elections 2018: BJP releases list of candidates for Uttar Pradesh, Bihar

The Central Election Committee of the BJP decided the following names for the ensuing Biennial Election to the Legislative Council (MLC) of Uttar Pradesh and Bihar by the Members of Legislative Assembly (MLA).

Apr 15, 2018, 17:08 PM IST
UP CM Yogi Adityanath honoured with title of 'Dalit Mitra' on Ambedkar Jayanti

UP CM Yogi Adityanath honoured with title of 'Dalit Mitra' on Ambedkar Jayanti

Adityanath said that the BJP government has worked tirelessly for the upliftment of Dalits.

Apr 14, 2018, 14:50 PM IST
Won't go in vain: Rahul Gandhi thanks 'thousands' who supported him in protest at India Gate against rape cases

Won't go in vain: Rahul Gandhi thanks 'thousands' who supported him in protest at India Gate against rape cases

Rahul led a midnight march to India Gate and said it was time for Prime Minister Narendra Modi to walk the talk on 'beti bachao' (save the girl child).

Apr 13, 2018, 13:53 PM IST
No matter how influential, the accused will not be spared: UP CM Yogi Adityanath on Unnao rape case

No matter how influential, the accused will not be spared: UP CM Yogi Adityanath on Unnao rape case

Rape accused BJP MLA Sengar was detained on Friday morning by the CBI for questioning in connection with the alleged gangrape case. 

Apr 13, 2018, 11:59 AM IST
3 arrested for allegedly conspiring to kill UP Shia Waqf Board chief on Dawood Ibrahim's orders

3 arrested for allegedly conspiring to kill UP Shia Waqf Board chief on Dawood Ibrahim's orders

The three men have been identified as Aatif, Abrar and Salim. A special cell of Delhi Police made the arrests from Bulandshahr in Uttar Pradesh. 

Apr 13, 2018, 09:25 AM IST
Under scanner for Unnao rape remark, BJP MLA Surendra Singh says 2019 polls will be fought on religious lines

Under scanner for Unnao rape remark, BJP MLA Surendra Singh says 2019 polls will be fought on religious lines

Surendra Singh, who is a BJP MLA from Bairia in Ballia district of Uttar Pradesh, said that the 2019 general election will be an election between two major communities of the country.

Apr 13, 2018, 08:29 AM IST
BR Ambedkar's statue in UP's Badaun caged to protect it from vandals

BR Ambedkar's statue in UP's Badaun caged to protect it from vandals

Despite strong words by Prime Minister Narendra Modi and clear directives from the Ministry of Home Affairs, there has been no end to the incidents of vandalism of statues of iconic leaders and ideologues. Several incidents of statue vandalism have been reported from various parts of the country over the last few months.

Apr 12, 2018, 19:09 PM IST
Allahabad HC questions UP govt over not arresting rape accused BJP MLA Kuldeep Singh Sengar

Allahabad HC questions UP govt over not arresting rape accused BJP MLA Kuldeep Singh Sengar

The Allahabad High Court has sought a reply on the matter in the post-lunch session on Thursday itself.

Apr 12, 2018, 14:12 PM IST
A phone call changed Yogi Adityanath's decision to arrest rape accused BJP MLA Kuldeep Singh Sengar, claims BJP leader

A phone call changed Yogi Adityanath's decision to arrest rape accused BJP MLA Kuldeep Singh Sengar, claims BJP leader

While no action has been taken against Sengar yet, Yogi Adityanath has said that no one found guilty in the case would be spared.

Apr 12, 2018, 11:14 AM IST