Uttar Pradesh News

Former NSUI leader arrested for harassing college student in UP after video goes viral

Former NSUI leader arrested for harassing college student in UP after video goes viral

The former NSUI leader and his aides were arrested after a video of the incident went viral.

Jan 22, 2019, 17:10 PM IST
Tej Pratap invites BJP MP Shatrughan Sinha to join RJD

Tej Pratap invites BJP MP Shatrughan Sinha to join RJD

Apparently sidelined BJP MP from Patna Sahib Shatrughan Sinha has recently been facing massive criticism for attending the mega Opposition rally in Kolkata.

Jan 22, 2019, 14:10 PM IST
UP Shia Waqf Board chief Waseem Rizvi asks PM Modi to shut all madrasas, claims ISIS ideology being promoted there

UP Shia Waqf Board chief Waseem Rizvi asks PM Modi to shut all madrasas, claims ISIS ideology being promoted there

He also claimed that by going to madrassas, students are cut off from the society.

Jan 22, 2019, 11:04 AM IST
Fire breaks out due to gas cylinder leakage in tent at Prayagraj’s Kumbh Mela

Fire breaks out due to gas cylinder leakage in tent at Prayagraj’s Kumbh Mela

Fire-fighting brigades were rushed to the spot and managed to douse the fire before much damage was caused.

Jan 21, 2019, 19:43 PM IST
BJP MLA Sadhna Singh, booked for calling Mayawati 'worse than a eunuch', gets NCW notice

BJP MLA Sadhna Singh, booked for calling Mayawati 'worse than a eunuch', gets NCW notice

A police case has been filed against Sadhna Singh for her objectionable remarks against Mayawati. 

Jan 21, 2019, 18:16 PM IST
Thundershowers likely over parts of Uttar Pradesh on Monday: IMD

Thundershowers likely over parts of Uttar Pradesh on Monday: IMD

Some places over Agra, Mathura, Bulandshahar, Gautambuddhnagar, Ghaziabad, Hathras districts and adjoining areas are likely to receive showers.

Jan 21, 2019, 14:10 PM IST
Water ambulances at Kumbh equipped with all emergency facilities including childbirth

Water ambulances at Kumbh equipped with all emergency facilities including childbirth

Uttar Pradesh Police has set up a three-tier security for the Kumbh Mela. 

Jan 21, 2019, 13:11 PM IST
Kumbh Mela 2019: Meet 'Machaan wale baba' who interacts, greets everyone from machaan

Kumbh Mela 2019: Meet 'Machaan wale baba' who interacts, greets everyone from machaan

Another initiative he has started is the free medical dispensary which caters to the health and ailments of the pilgrims.

Jan 21, 2019, 08:27 AM IST
BJP MLA Sadhna Singh apologises for her 'Mayawati worse than a eunuch' remark

BJP MLA Sadhna Singh apologises for her 'Mayawati worse than a eunuch' remark

Singh's apology came immediately after a complaint was lodged against her at the Baburi Police Station by a BSP leader who sought that she be booked under the SC/ST Act.

Jan 21, 2019, 06:08 AM IST
BSP files case against BJP MLA Sadhna Singh for calling 'Mayawati worse than a eunuch'

BSP files case against BJP MLA Sadhna Singh for calling 'Mayawati worse than a eunuch'

BJP MLA Sadhna Singh had earlier apologised for her derogatory remarks against the BSP chief.

Jan 20, 2019, 21:01 PM IST
BJP MLA Sadhna Singh apologises for calling Mayawati 'worse than a eunuch'

BJP MLA Sadhna Singh apologises for calling Mayawati 'worse than a eunuch'

Sadhana had said that a woman who underwent a 'chirharan' (was disrobed) is now compromising with the perpetrators and had termed her as 'worse than a eunuch'.

Jan 20, 2019, 18:12 PM IST
VHP leader Alok Kumar offers support to Congress over Ram temple issue, retracts later

VHP leader Alok Kumar offers support to Congress over Ram temple issue, retracts later

VHP leader Alok Kumar has issued a clarification over his remarks on offering support to Congress in Lok Sabha polls.  

Jan 20, 2019, 15:42 PM IST
Kumbh will generate revenue of Rs 1.2 lakh crore for UP, give jobs to over 6 lakh workers: CII

Kumbh will generate revenue of Rs 1.2 lakh crore for UP, give jobs to over 6 lakh workers: CII

Around 12 crore people are expected to visit the Kumbh till March 4, when the Mela will come to a close.

Jan 20, 2019, 14:11 PM IST
 NCW to send notice to BJP MLA Sadhana for Mayawati 'worse than an eunuch' remark

NCW to send notice to BJP MLA Sadhana for Mayawati 'worse than an eunuch' remark

The NCW Commission will be sending a notice to Singh, who represents the Mughalsarai constituency in Chandauli district of Uttar Pradesh.

Jan 20, 2019, 12:25 PM IST
Kumbh Mela: Hi-tech huts with water heaters set up inParmarth Niketan for saints, seers

Kumbh Mela: Hi-tech huts with water heaters set up inParmarth Niketan for saints, seers

The event is held in the month of Magh of Hindu calendar.

Jan 20, 2019, 06:45 AM IST
Sadhana Singh 'mentally ill': BSP hits back at BJP MLA for calling Mayawati 'worse than an eunuch'

Sadhana Singh 'mentally ill': BSP hits back at BJP MLA for calling Mayawati 'worse than an eunuch'

Satish Mishra stressed that the BJP was rattled by the SP-BSP alliance and the leaders of saffron party have lost their mental balance fearing defeat in the upcoming Lok Sabha polls. 

Jan 20, 2019, 06:42 AM IST
Post BSP-SP coalition BJP leaders have lost mental balance: BSP's Satish Chandra Misra on BJP MLA Sadhana Singh's remark

Post BSP-SP coalition BJP leaders have lost mental balance: BSP's Satish Chandra Misra on BJP MLA Sadhana Singh's remark

Alleging that the Bharatiya Janata Party has lost their mental balance after the announcement of the SP-BSP coalition, Misra said that they should be admitted to mental hospitals in Agra and Bareilly

Jan 20, 2019, 00:15 AM IST
BSP chief Mayawati is neither a man nor a woman: BJP MLA Sadhana Singh

BSP chief Mayawati is neither a man nor a woman: BJP MLA Sadhana Singh

According to news agency ANI, Singh added that the former UP chief minister sold her dignity in exchange of power.

Jan 20, 2019, 00:02 AM IST
Fire breaks out in tent at Kumbh Mela in Prayagraj; all safe

Fire breaks out in tent at Kumbh Mela in Prayagraj; all safe

The fire broke out in a tent located at Sector 13 of Kumbh Mela in Prayagraj.

Jan 19, 2019, 20:49 PM IST
Wedding DJ arrested in Noida for playing 'very loud music'

Wedding DJ arrested in Noida for playing 'very loud music'

A senior official said that 20-year-old DJ Akash Shrivastava was arrested for playing "loud music" during a function at Sector 39 community centre.

Jan 19, 2019, 07:56 AM IST