Riot-hit UP sees surge in cow slaughter cases
Sun, Oct 11, 2015

Uttar Pradesh State Crime Records Bureau, obtained under the RTI Act by The Indian Express, UP registered a total of 2,456 cases under the law prohibiting cow slaughter in 2011.

Will launch agitation if Modi govt decides to review quota policy: Mayawati
Fri, Oct 09, 2015

Mayawati cautioned people against the saffron brigade's efforts to declare India a 'Hindu rashtra' "where their interest will not be safe".

Muayam vs IPS office: Police lodge FIR against SP chief, Thakur says not given its copy
Fri, Oct 02, 2015

Complainant Amitabh Thakur says not given its copy.

BSP in Bihar: 13 seats in six polls, a high of five
Wed, Sep 23, 2015

The party could not win any seat in the last election, in 2010, while polling 3.27 per cent of the votes in the 239 seats it contested.

A day in the life of constables on prisoner escort duty: ‘Daudte jao, haanfte aao’
Sun, Sep 06, 2015

They take the train from Lucknow to Faizabad, and back, ticketless, on limited time and minimal allowance, bearing in mind the ticking court deadline, crying family members, and possibility of escape plans.

Lokayukta that SP promised to bolster during 2012 elections beset by ‘graft’
Fri, Aug 28, 2015

From pending action on corruption cases to disagreement with Gov on Lokayukta’s appointment, the list only went one way under the govt’s three-year rule — upward.

Lokayukta office: Two crucial posts vacant as govt returns names to CJ
Sat, Aug 22, 2015

Deadline set by Supreme Court to appoint Lokayukta ends today.

The inmate of Room No. 8
Sun, Jul 26, 2015

As the Amarmani family fights another murder charge, Ramendra Singh finds a father holding on to the remains of his power, a son riding on it, and a town that has long been a stage for the Tripathi saga

Book on Madhumita murder, penned by sister, to be out soon
Fri, Jul 24, 2015

Nidhi had graduated from Kanpur University through correspondence in 2006 and joined the Congress five to six years ago.

Sara’s mother ‘confronts’ Amanmani in jail with queries
Mon, Jul 20, 2015

Sara’s family believes she was 'murdered' and has met all the top authorities submitting applications for a CBI inquiry.

FIR filed against Amanmani in wife’s death
Sun, Jul 19, 2015

Shikohabad Circle Officer Shyamkant said the FIR was filed based on a complaint lodged by Sara’s mother Seema Singh to Firozabad Superintendent of Police Piyush Srivastava on Friday.

Conduct narco test on Amarmani and son, says Amanmani wife’s family
Tue, Jul 14, 2015

In the application, Sara’s mother Seema Singh said the car accident could be a 'conspiracy' by Amarmani to murder her daughter as he was against her marriage with his son.

Amanmani’s in-laws demand narco test on him, Amarmani
Tue, Jul 14, 2015

Amarmani, who is serving life term for murdering a poet with whom he allegedly had an affair, is currently admitted at a Gorakhpur hospital under judicial custody.

One Year Earlier: Before the car crash, the ‘kidnapping’ that led to Amanmani’s arrest
Mon, Jul 13, 2015

Amanmani’s bail plea was rejected by an ACJM court in Lucknow on Friday.

Sara wanted to end marriage with Amanmani: Mother
Mon, Jul 13, 2015

Seema said Sara, who had married Amanmani at an Arya Samaj temple in July 2013, wanted a divorce as her father-in-law Amarmani Tripathi had refused to accept their marriage.

Amanmani Tripathi’s wife death: Two days on, kin yet to file police complaint
Sun, Jul 12, 2015

Sara’s mother Seema Singh said she will lodge a formal police complaint soon but did not specify when and at which police station.

Father in jail for murder, son now under cloud after wife’s death
Sat, Jul 11, 2015

Amanmani was sent to judicial custody on Friday, a day after he emerged unscathed from a car accident in which his wife Sara died.

Kannauj clash: BJP leaders booked for firing, inciting violence
Wed, Jul 08, 2015

Sunday’s violence stemmed from a dispute between a landlord and a tenant. Imran Warsi’s shop was taken on rent by his neighbour Satish and had remained with the latter for over 50 years.

In mediation between kin, Akhilesh by BSP MLCs, whiff of politics
Thu, Jun 25, 2015

Dwivedi, an MLC from Deoria, too, said he is known to the journalist’s family and had gone to the CM’s residence on Monday on the family members’ insistence.

SP anti-Dalit, Maya worse: Ram Vilas Paswan
Tue, Jun 16, 2015

Paswan accused Mayawati of 'dividing Dalits into sub-castes', 'separating Pasis and Khatiks' and not doing anything even for her own caste.

Communal clash in Lucknow: SP, BJP corporators accuse each other of leading mobs
Sun, May 31, 2015

At the centre of the clash are a Hanuman temple, barely 20 steps away from a mosque in a narrow bylane, and two local leaders — one from BJP and the other from SP.

2017 Polls: BSP woos Muslim voters in west UP
Mon, May 25, 2015

BSP chief Mayawati has appointed Muslims at lone posts of vice-presidents in most of districts in western UP.

Officials wary as Akhilesh says no more written test to recruit constables
Fri, May 22, 2015

The previous Mulayam regime had faced allegations of bungling in the process of constables’ recruitment.

In joining BJP, those deserting Mayawati eye reserved seats
Thu, May 14, 2015

More than a dozen leaders have already quit Mayawati-led party and joined the BJP.

Lokayukta Probe: Curious case of withdrawing cases against mining minister
Wed, May 13, 2015

Most of the people called for evidence by Lokayukta N K Mehrotra in his six-month long probe have declined to confirm the allegations against the minister.

Modi sanctions 22 handpumps, roads among projects for Varanasi
Sun, May 10, 2015

As many as 53 works in different areas, worth Rs 3.36 crore have been sanctioned.

SP leader, an OBC, heading SC/ST Commission gets job extension
Fri, May 01, 2015

The post of chairperson had always been held by an SC member before Ram Dular Rajbhar, who hails from Azamgarh, was appointed to the post in February 2014.

Maya may lead BSP’s ‘andolan’ against central, state govts
Sat, Apr 04, 2015

The party is set to organise such an agitation after several years.

‘Maya killed Kanshi Ram, hijacked his movement’: Swarn Kaur
Mon, Mar 23, 2015

“This is the first time that Kanshi Ram’s sister has attacked Mayawati in UP," said former BSP MP Pramod Kureel.

32 dead as train ‘fails to stop’ at station in Uttar Pradesh
Sat, Mar 21, 2015

The locomotive driver apparently overshot the signal and as a result, the engine and two adjoining coaches derailed.

Mayawati retractors to hold convention with Kanshi Ram’s sister on March 22
Wed, Mar 04, 2015

The convention is being organised by Bahujan Movement Bachao Rashtriya Andolan, a campaign floated by former BSP MP Pramod Kureel.

Rs 1.6 cr to develop ‘little known’ places in state tourism minister’s constituency
Wed, Feb 25, 2015

Sources said one of the three projects sanctioned in Sevrai will be the development of ‘Sevrai and Mahesra pond’ at an estimated cost of Rs 39.81 lakh.

‘Security man’, ‘office boy’, ‘typist’: Looking for Maya’s new general secretary
Mon, Feb 16, 2015

Political as well as party circles were not the only ones taken by surprise, though few claim to know Mayawati’s mind.

Expelled BSP leader launches campaign to highlight ‘ticket sale’
Sun, Feb 15, 2015

Prasad said his main target are youths from the Dalit community.

Delhi polls kill its hopes, BSP to lose national party status
Wed, Feb 11, 2015

BSP, if it loses recognition, will not lose its symbol (elephant) immediately and will be allowed to use it for some time.

Maya’s personal aide is named party’s new general secretary
Wed, Feb 04, 2015

Most in the BSP are not even aware who Kumar is, one party leader described him as “a boy, who works as a personal aide to Mayawati,"