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Bypolls for vacant seats in four states to be held on September 23

The by-election will take place in Dantewada seat in Chhattisgarh, Hamirpur in Uttar Pradesh, Pala in Kerala and Bhadarghat in Tripura

Aug 25, 2019, 16:04 PM IST

Gautam Buddh Nagar police arrest four ‘fake’ journalists

Talking about their modus operandi, the police said that the suspects used to run fake website and magazines.

Aug 24, 2019, 12:26 PM IST

Ayodhya Ram Janmabhoomi-Babri Masjid title dispute case: Day 11 hearing in Supreme Court

 The Constitution Bench of the Supreme Court is hearing the Ram Janmabhumi-Babri Masjid title dispute case on a day-to-day basis. Today is the eleventh day of hearing in the case. 

Aug 23, 2019, 13:58 PM IST

Uttar Pradesh government scraps six allowances of its employees

The allowances scrapped are--1) Two Language Encouragement allowance, 2) Computer operation encouragement allowance, 3) Irrigation allowance (Irrigation Department), 4) Cash handling allowance, 5) Post graduation allowance and 6) Allowance under voluntary family planning programme.

Aug 22, 2019, 23:40 PM IST

Ayodhya Ram Janmabhoomi-Babri Masjid title dispute case: Day 10 hearing in Supreme Court

The Constitution Bench of the Supreme Court is hearing the Ram Janmabhumi-Babri Masjid title dispute case on a day-to-day basis. Today is the tenth day of hearing in the case. 

Aug 22, 2019, 08:31 AM IST

Ayodhya Ram Janmabhoomi-Babri Masjid title dispute case: Day 9 hearing in Supreme Court

A Constitution Bench of the Supreme Court is conducting a daily hearing in the Ram Janmabhumi-Babri Masjid title dispute case. Today is the ninth day of hearing in the apex court. Below are live updates from today's hearing in the Ayodhya case.

Aug 21, 2019, 14:04 PM IST

23 MLAs take oath as ministers as CM Yogi Adityanath expands UP cabinet

23 MLAs took oath as ministers in UP Government on Wednesday. 6 of them were sworn in as Cabinet Ministers. 

Aug 21, 2019, 07:12 AM IST

UP Cabinet reshuffle on Wednesday, over a dozen new ministers likely to take oath

The swearing-in ceremony of the new members of Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath-led Cabinet is slated to be held at the Raj Bhawan in Lucknow.

Aug 20, 2019, 12:05 PM IST

Petrol, diesel to cost more in Uttar Pradesh as govt hikes VAT

A litre of petrol will now cost 98 paisa more across the state while a litre of diesel has become dearer by Rs 2.35.

Aug 20, 2019, 11:33 AM IST

Swatantra Dev Singh resigns from Yogi Adityanath Cabinet, to remain UP BJP chief

Swatantra Dev Singh was appointed as the president of the Uttar Pradesh unit of the BJP in July.

Aug 19, 2019, 09:26 AM IST

Uttar Pradesh Cabinet reshuffle postponed amid concerns over former finance minister Arun Jaitley's deteriorating health

Uttar Pradesh Cabinet expansion which was scheduled to take place on Monday, has been postponed amid concerns over the deteriorating health of former finance minister Arun Jaitley, who is currently on life support system at the All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS) in Delhi.

Aug 18, 2019, 22:24 PM IST

Journalist, brother shot dead in UP, CM announces compensation; Priyanka Gandhi attacks BJP govt

A journalist working with a leading Hindi newspaper and his brother were shot dead following a scuffle over the disposal of cow dung in Uttar Pradesh's Saharanpur district on Sunday morning, police said.

Aug 18, 2019, 21:13 PM IST

Yogi Adityanath likely to expand Uttar Pradesh cabinet on Monday

After much speculatiom, the Yogi Adityanath-led Uttar Pradesh government is likely to expand cabinet on Monday.

Aug 18, 2019, 16:31 PM IST

Journalist Ashish Janwani, brother shot dead allegedly by liquor mafia in Uttar Pradesh's Saharanpur

The journalist, Ashish Janwani, died during treatment while his brother was killed on the spot after being shot at.

Aug 18, 2019, 14:13 PM IST

Rape accused ex-MLA Kuldeep Sengar features in Independence Day posters in Unnao

A photograph of Uttar Pradesh MLA and rape accused Kuldeep Sengar was seen in an Independence Day greetings published in a local newspaper.

Aug 16, 2019, 15:20 PM IST

SP MP Azam Khan lands in trouble again, boundary wall of his resort razed

According to sources, the entire resort building could be razed in a day or two.

Aug 16, 2019, 13:17 PM IST

Teenager allegedly raped, murdered in Uttar Pradesh's Barabanki

A 16-year-old minor girl was allegedly murdered after being raped by local youth in Uttar Pradesh's Anand Purwa village in Tikait Nagar area of Barabanki district, police said on Friday.

Aug 16, 2019, 11:27 AM IST

Namaz at public places to be banned across Uttar Pradesh, says DGP OP Singh

According to the DGP, directive to ban Namaz at public places is already in place in Aligarh and Meerut and the same will be extended to all cities and towns across Uttar Pradesh.

Aug 14, 2019, 14:22 PM IST

7 dead, 5 injured as speeding truck turns turtle near Badaun in Uttar Pradesh

The speeding truck, loaded with wheat sacks, was coming from Badaun when the incident occurred at a crossing.

Aug 13, 2019, 08:16 AM IST

Charges against Azam Khan sufficient for his arrest: Police

Azam Khan is in legal trouble over several cases, such as theft of books from Madrasa Alia, illegal possession of land belonging to 26 farmers, tampering with documents.

Aug 10, 2019, 16:36 PM IST