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Yogi Adityanath given Dalit Mitra award by Ambedkar Mahasabha, members fume

Yogi Adityanath given Dalit Mitra award by Ambedkar Mahasabha, members fume

A massive row sparked within Ambedkar Mahasabha, two days after the organisation's chief announced the ‘Dalit Mitra’ award for Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath.  

Apr 06, 2018, 18:22 PM IST
Soon, CCTV cameras and WiFi in all trains: Railway minister Piyush Goyal

Soon, CCTV cameras and WiFi in all trains: Railway minister Piyush Goyal

The announcement comes 2 days after Railways decided to remove all LCD screens from Tejas and Shatabdi Express

Mar 18, 2018, 18:04 PM IST
Ram Mandir will be built in Ayodhya, says RSS General Secretary Bhaiyyaji Joshi

Ram Mandir will be built in Ayodhya, says RSS General Secretary Bhaiyyaji Joshi

Ram Mandir will surely be built in Ayodhya, said Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh General Secretary Bhaiyyaji Joshi on Sunday.

Mar 11, 2018, 14:59 PM IST
Lotus will now bloom from Kashmir to Kanyakumari: Yogi Adityanath after BJP's 'historic win' in Tripura

Lotus will now bloom from Kashmir to Kanyakumari: Yogi Adityanath after BJP's 'historic win' in Tripura

BJP's "historic" performance in northeastern states is because of "development-oriented" policies of PM Modi and "organisational skills" of Amit Shah

Mar 04, 2018, 14:18 PM IST
Muslim cleric for shifting of namaz timings in view of Holi

Muslim cleric for shifting of namaz timings in view of Holi

In a show of communal harmony, a noted Muslim cleric here has shifted the timing of the Friday namaz prayers by an hour in order to avoid any clash with Holi revellers and also appealed others to do

Feb 28, 2018, 13:07 PM IST
UP Lok Sabha​ bypoll: Maurya urges people to ensure BJP candidate's victory

UP Lok Sabha​ bypoll: Maurya urges people to ensure BJP candidate's victory

Lucknow, Feb 27 (PTI) Uttar Pradesh Deputy Chief Minister Keshav Prasad Maurya today urged the electorate to ensure that Kaushalendra Singh Patel, the BJP's candidate for the bypoll to Phulpur

Feb 28, 2018, 10:50 AM IST
Four leaders of different political parties join BJP

Four leaders of different political parties join BJP

Four leaders of the Congress, the Samajwadi Party and the Bahujan Samaj Party today joined the BJP in presence of Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath in Gorakhpur.

Feb 28, 2018, 10:43 AM IST
Spoken English institute in Patna mourns Sridevi's demise

Spoken English institute in Patna mourns Sridevi's demise

A spoken English Institute, which had taken inspiration from Sridevi's comeback film 'English Vinglish' to start a course for underprivileged girls here, today held a condolence meeting for the

Feb 26, 2018, 15:54 PM IST
Anna Hazare to visit UP to mobilise support for Lokpal

Anna Hazare to visit UP to mobilise support for Lokpal

Noted social activist Anna Hazare will visit Lucknow on Monday to mobilise support for the Lokpal and Lokayukta, one of his aides said on Saturday.

Feb 24, 2018, 16:39 PM IST
Uttar Pradesh: High Court pulls up authorities over noise pollution at religious, public places

Uttar Pradesh: High Court pulls up authorities over noise pollution at religious, public places

The Lucknow division bench of Allahabad High Court has pulled up Uttar Pradesh Prinicipal Secretary (Home) Arvind Kumar for the unchecked noise pollution from loudspeakers at religious and public

Feb 24, 2018, 09:46 AM IST
Heated exchanges lead to adjournment of UP Assembly for 55 minutes

Heated exchanges lead to adjournment of UP Assembly for 55 minutes

  The Uttar Pradesh Legislative Assembly today witnessed heated exchanges between the BSP and some members on the treasury benches, leading to adjournment of the House for nearly 55 minutes.

Feb 15, 2018, 17:22 PM IST
Uttar Pradesh has been riot-free in the past one year, claims police

Uttar Pradesh has been riot-free in the past one year, claims police

  Director General of Police (DGP) OP Singh said there were no riots in Uttar Pradesh in the last one year and termed the violence in Kasganj a group clash, which, he claimed, was "effectively

Feb 14, 2018, 17:00 PM IST
Love triumphs as acid attack victim gets engaged on Valentine's Day

Love triumphs as acid attack victim gets engaged on Valentine's Day

  For 25-year-old acid attack victim, Pramodini, this was the perfect Valentine's Day as she and her long time friend Saroj Sahu, who stood by her in the most trying of times, got engaged today.

Feb 14, 2018, 16:43 PM IST
No Valentine's Day, celebrate Maha Shivratri instead: Lucknow University to students

No Valentine's Day, celebrate Maha Shivratri instead: Lucknow University to students

The university also asked parents not to send students to campus on Wednesday. 

Feb 13, 2018, 09:51 AM IST
BJP, SP Congress confident to win Uttar Pradesh bypolls

BJP, SP Congress confident to win Uttar Pradesh bypolls

  The BJP, the SP and the Congress today expressed confidence they would win the upcoming bypolls on Gorakhpur and Phulpur Lok Sabha constituencies, vacated by Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi

Feb 10, 2018, 10:21 AM IST
UP govt has established the rule of law: Governor

UP govt has established the rule of law: Governor

The Uttar Pradesh government has established the rule of law in the state to create an atmosphere sans crime and fear, Governor Ram Naik said today.

Feb 08, 2018, 16:20 PM IST
Mulayam evades voice sampling test in Lucknow, notice sent to Delhi residence

Mulayam evades voice sampling test in Lucknow, notice sent to Delhi residence

  The investigating official (IO) probing a threat case against former Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Mulayam Singh Yadav, lodged by senior IPS officer Amitabh Thakur, on Wednesday served notice to the

Feb 07, 2018, 18:14 PM IST
Wife saves husband from goons by opening fire in Lucknow, incident caught on CCTV

Wife saves husband from goons by opening fire in Lucknow, incident caught on CCTV

It seems that law and order continue to be a worrying factor for the people of Uttar Pradesh.

Feb 05, 2018, 08:45 AM IST
Parent-teacher meetings proposed in Noida government schools

Parent-teacher meetings proposed in Noida government schools

The parents of children studying in government primary and upper primary schools in Noida in Uttar Pradesh have a reason to smile, thanks to the efforts of their MLA Pankaj Singh.

Jan 31, 2018, 10:46 AM IST
Padmaavat row: Karni Sena turns to Gandhigiri,  distributes roses in Lucknow

Padmaavat row: Karni Sena turns to Gandhigiri, distributes roses in Lucknow

Slammed for resorting to horrific violence across the country in protest against film Padmaavat, Karni Sena members - roses in hand - told movie-goers in Lucknow that they would be refunded for their

Jan 25, 2018, 14:09 PM IST