Uttar Pradesh News

PM Modi to visit Kumbh at Prayagraj on Sunday

PM Modi to visit Kumbh at Prayagraj on Sunday

PM Modi will later address the gathering.  

Feb 24, 2019, 00:45 AM IST
BJP govt has zero tolerance for terrorism, sacrifice of jawans in Pulwama won't go in vain: Amit Shah in Gorakhpur

BJP govt has zero tolerance for terrorism, sacrifice of jawans in Pulwama won't go in vain: Amit Shah in Gorakhpur

Talking about the Pulwama terror attack of February 14, he had added that the security forces acted swiftly thereafter and killed the mastermind within 48 hours.  

Feb 23, 2019, 19:47 PM IST
Uttar Pradesh: 10 killed, several injured after explosion at shop in Bhadohi district

Uttar Pradesh: 10 killed, several injured after explosion at shop in Bhadohi district

The incident took place at a shop of a firecracker manufacturer in Rohta Bazaar in the district, reported news agency PTI quoting the police.

Feb 23, 2019, 16:13 PM IST
Uma Bharti takes a dig at SP-BSP alliance, says Mayawati can call me if she gets attacked again

Uma Bharti takes a dig at SP-BSP alliance, says Mayawati can call me if she gets attacked again

Bharti made the statement in reference to the 1995 incident in which the BSP chief was allegedly by SP supporters. 

Feb 22, 2019, 21:01 PM IST
After Lucknow airport detention, SP chief Akhilesh Yadav plans to visit Prayagraj on Saturday

After Lucknow airport detention, SP chief Akhilesh Yadav plans to visit Prayagraj on Saturday

As per fresh reports, the former Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister is planning to visit Prayagraj on Saturday. He will be arriving in the city at around 12 noon. 

Feb 22, 2019, 20:12 PM IST
Week after Pulwama attack, two Jaish-e-Mohammed terrorists nabbed from Uttar Pradesh

Week after Pulwama attack, two Jaish-e-Mohammed terrorists nabbed from Uttar Pradesh

The terrorists have been identified as Shahnawaz Ahmad of Kulgam and Aqib Ahmad Malik of Pulwama.

Feb 22, 2019, 13:27 PM IST
UP govt education officer suspended for posting objectionable message on Pulwama attack

UP govt education officer suspended for posting objectionable message on Pulwama attack

Forty CRPF personnel were killed in the terror attack in Jammu and Kashmir's Pulwama district on February 14.

Feb 22, 2019, 12:22 PM IST
Mulayam slams son Akhilesh, questions SP's alliance with Mayawati's BSP

Mulayam slams son Akhilesh, questions SP's alliance with Mayawati's BSP

The remarks come days after SP patriarch created a stir in Parliament, saying he wished that Prime Minister Narendra Modi returns to power.

Feb 21, 2019, 23:20 PM IST
CBI registers preliminary enquiry to probe nepotism allegations in 2010 UPPSC exams during Mayawati rule

CBI registers preliminary enquiry to probe nepotism allegations in 2010 UPPSC exams during Mayawati rule

One of the allegations states that a relative of a public servant was given 'undue preference' over other eligible candidates in the 2010 examination conducted by the UPPSC.

Feb 21, 2019, 18:34 PM IST
Hooch tragedy survivors suffer blindness

Hooch tragedy survivors suffer blindness

Nearly a dozen people in several villages of Haridwar and adjoining Saharanpur district too have lost their vision.

Feb 21, 2019, 17:00 PM IST
Mayawati, Akhilesh Yadav seal pact for Lok Sabha poll; BSP to contest 38 seats, SP gets 37

Mayawati, Akhilesh Yadav seal pact for Lok Sabha poll; BSP to contest 38 seats, SP gets 37

The list released by SP-BSP has details of 75 of the state's 80 seats, of which BSP will fight on 38 seats and the SP on 37. 

Feb 21, 2019, 16:24 PM IST
BJP seems to have an edge in 2019 Lok Sabha polls: Mulayam Singh Yadav

BJP seems to have an edge in 2019 Lok Sabha polls: Mulayam Singh Yadav

Mulayam also made it clear that he was unhappy that Mayawati-led BSP being given half of the seats in the alliance for Uttar Pradesh ahead of Lok Sabha elections.

Feb 21, 2019, 16:19 PM IST
Uttar Pradesh: Six killed, 18 injured in road mishap on Lucknow-Agra Expressway

Uttar Pradesh: Six killed, 18 injured in road mishap on Lucknow-Agra Expressway

At least six persons were killed and 18 others were injured on Thursday when three vehicles were involved in an accident on the Lucknow-Agra Expressway in Mirzapur Ajigawan village here, police said

Feb 21, 2019, 12:33 PM IST
Blast aboard Kalindi Express train near Kanpur

Blast aboard Kalindi Express train near Kanpur

"Prima facie, it appears to be a blast of explosives," said the ministry official. 

Feb 20, 2019, 21:23 PM IST
 SC to hear Ram-Janmabhoomi-Babri Masjid land dispute matter on February 26

SC to hear Ram-Janmabhoomi-Babri Masjid land dispute matter on February 26

Besides CJI and Justice Bobde, the other members of the bench are Justices D Y Chandrachud, Ashok Bhushan and S A Nazeer.

Feb 20, 2019, 15:30 PM IST
Senior IPS officer Jasvir Singh suspended by UP govt after controversial interview

Senior IPS officer Jasvir Singh suspended by UP govt after controversial interview

Jasvir Singh, a 1992 batch officer, posted as Additional Director General (ADG), Rules and Manual, was suspended on February 14 after the interview to the news portal, according to UP Police website.

Feb 20, 2019, 14:54 PM IST
Prime Minister Narendra Modi slams Opposition leaders for 'targeting and mocking' Vande Bharat Express

Prime Minister Narendra Modi slams Opposition leaders for 'targeting and mocking' Vande Bharat Express

Congress President Rahul Gandhi and SP leader Akhilesh Yadav had mocked Vande Bharat Express after it faced a technical glitch while returning from Varanasi to Delhi.

Feb 19, 2019, 15:36 PM IST
My government stands by honest and hard-working people: PM Narendra Modi

My government stands by honest and hard-working people: PM Narendra Modi

Addressing a gathering at the Sant Ravidas Temple, Modi warned people with ill-gotten money and those involved in graft that they would not be spared. 

Feb 19, 2019, 15:21 PM IST
Man arrested in Uttar Pradesh's Balia for posting offensive remarks on CRPF on soical media

Man arrested in Uttar Pradesh's Balia for posting offensive remarks on CRPF on soical media

The man had posted derogatory remarks against the CRPF and a pro-Pakistan slogan on Facebook.

Feb 19, 2019, 15:12 PM IST
Student arrested in Uttar Pradesh's Moradabad for raising anti-India remarks

Student arrested in Uttar Pradesh's Moradabad for raising anti-India remarks

Mohammad Abaaz, a first-year student, who is studying in IFTM University raised some objectionable remarks, following which he was taken into custody by Uttar Pradesh police.

Feb 19, 2019, 13:31 PM IST