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Gautam Buddh Nagar police arrest four ‘fake’ journalists

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

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

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)

Aug 22, 2019, 23:40 PM IST
Ayodhya Ram Janmabhoomi-Babri Masjid title dispute case: Day 10 hearing in Supreme Court

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

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

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
Ganga inundates Varanasi's ghats, cremations taking place in lanes

Ganga inundates Varanasi's ghats, cremations taking place in lanes

The cremation ground at Harishchandra Ghat and Manikarnika Ghat are under water and the last rites of the dead are being performed in the narrow by-lanes and in the backyard of houses adjoining the

Aug 20, 2019, 11:45 AM IST
Petrol, diesel prices to cost more in Uttar Pradesh after hike in VAT

Petrol, diesel prices to cost more in Uttar Pradesh after hike in VAT

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

Aug 20, 2019, 07:04 AM IST
SC gives two more weeks to CBI to probe Unnao rape survivor’s accident

SC gives two more weeks to CBI to probe Unnao rape survivor’s accident

The CBI had sought four-week time from the apex court to complete the probe, citing that the statements of the rape survivor and her lawyer were yet to be recorded.

Aug 19, 2019, 11:19 AM IST
Swatantra Dev Singh resigns from Yogi Adityanath Cabinet, to remain UP BJP chief

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 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

Aug 18, 2019, 22:24 PM IST
Journalist, brother shot dead in UP, CM announces compensation; Priyanka Gandhi attacks BJP govt

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

Aug 18, 2019, 21:13 PM IST
Yogi Adityanath likely to expand Uttar Pradesh cabinet on Monday

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

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

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

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

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
4 held for attempting to kidnap two girls in Uttar Pradesh's Greater Noida

4 held for attempting to kidnap two girls in Uttar Pradesh's Greater Noida

A case has been registered against the men and further investigation into this matter is underway.

Aug 12, 2019, 19:22 PM IST
Unnao rape survivor’s accident: Truck driver, cleaner to undergo narco test on Sunday

Unnao rape survivor’s accident: Truck driver, cleaner to undergo narco test on Sunday

The court had given the nod for the narco test on Friday even as it remanded the driver and the cleaner to further police custody till August 14.

Aug 11, 2019, 10:35 AM IST
Charges against Azam Khan sufficient for his arrest: Police

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