BJP `saddened` by EC`s decision to ban Amit Shah from addressing rallies in UP

The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on Sunday said the Election Commission`s (EC) decision to ban Amit Shah from addressing rallies in Uttar Pradesh has saddened the party.

Businessman, wife shot at; robbed by armed assailants in Ghaziabad

A businessman and his wife were shot at outside their house by four unidentified assailants when the couple resisted a robbery attempt in Kavinagar area here, police said on Sunday.

CBI pulled up for not proceeding against accused in NRHM scam

The CBI was pulled up by the Supreme Court for delay in proceedings against an IAS officer and other accused in the National Rural Health Mission scam involving siphoning of public fund worth several hundred crore rupees.

UP: Mother throws 11-month-old baby from 2nd floor

The lady, identified as Puja Sharma, had an argument with her mother-in-law and in a fit of rage, she threw the baby.

UP: Girl dies after being raped and set on fire

In a shocking incident, a girl student in Ghazipur was set on fire after being raped by two youths.

HC unhappy with Maya`s alleged caste remarks

Allahabad HC said a person holding
constitutional post should not make any statement "which
shall prove to be divisive in due course of time".

Cong almost dead in UP, gasping for oxygen: BJP

Terming the Congress a "dead" party in Uttar Pradesh, state BJP on Tuesday said its general secretary Rahul Gandhi was desperately looking for oxygen.

Cracks appear among agitating farmers

The panchayat held at Chaura village said it was found that land at 17 villages land was acquired prior to 1997, as against the earlier assessment of 11 villages.

UP health scam: Court returns charge sheet

Pulling up the UP police, a local court refused to take cognisance of the charge sheet submitted by it in the alleged state health department scam in which medical officers were arrested, saying it was prepared in haste.