SP's Hassan Rumi had initially filed his nomination for the Kanpur Cantt seat. However, it was later given to Congress candidate Sohail Ansari after the alliance was announced.
Welcoming the ghazal maestro Ghulam Ali at his official residence, Akhilesh Yadav said "art, literature and culture are the joint heritage of the entire humanity and no politics should be done on artists' talent".
Hoardings praising Modi and the Mahatma as "favourite sons of Gujarat" have been put up by coordinator of BJP UP's business cell Vineet Agarwal Sharda in Shastri Nagar, Abu lane and near the district court.
He now has another typewriter. But with or without last week’s incident, Kumar remains a crucial cog in Lucknow officialdom’s wheels
A day after he submitted his report on the riots, Justice (retd) Vishnu Sahai speaks to Indian Express.
First phase of voting for first leg on October 9
On pretext of "security movement", Sub Inspector Pradeep Kumar asked Krishna to vacate the place on Saturday and even crushed the latter's typewriter under his boots.
"Tell me, what has BJP done in the last two-three months to increase the mandate for the BJP?" said PM Modi at a meeting according to sources.
Hearing the protest application by Pawan Yadav, brother of Suresh Yadav, special judicial magistrate (CBI) Manoj Kumar rejected the probe agency’s final report and issued summons to Raja Bhaiya and others, asking them to appear before it on October 3.
The MRM, a minority body backed by the Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS), will also set up 10 cow shelters — Gau Palak Kendra — to be exclusively managed by Muslims in Uttar Pradesh.
The BJP wants the state to choose Meerut while Congress is pushing for Rae Bareli as the 13th city from UP under the Smart City Mission
Basic Education Minister Ram Govind Chaudhary in a statement appealed to shiksha mitras to show patience and assured them that the UP government will take all necessary steps in their interests.
“The chief secretary may file a better affidavit...so that this court may ascertain up to what level the officers were involved in public money being wasted,” the court order read.
The villagers alleged that the Chandan was being held captive in the rice mill owned by one Sonu, originally a resident of Ambedkarnagar district.
Police said Singh was involved in a dispute over one bigha land with his cousin whom Maurya was reportedly close to.
City SP said that a class XI student of the inter-college in Talhedi Bujurg area was singing BR Amdedkar song on the Independence Day when they stopped him in the middle and insulted him.
UP govt’s counsel Monday told a bench led by Justice J Chelameswar that the state has granted the no-objection letter enabling the officer’s deputation outside UP on a request by the Centre.
The SP chief took serious exception to party leaders indulging in groupism and politics up to the police station level instead of working for people.
The case dates back to the intervening night of April 9-10 1986, when Sikrara village head Ram Chandra Yadav and his family members were attacked by a group of assailants.
State LJP president Triveni Prasad Pal told The Indian Express that the party will contest panchayat elections in UP in alliance with BJP and other constituents of NDA.
The duo who returned to the village five days after elopement following which six persons including the family members of the youth and a distant relative of the girl were arrested.
Jagendra Singh’s sons have given a clean chit to UP minister Rammurti Singh Verma and endorsed the police theory that their father had immolated himself at his Shahjahanpur residence on June 1.
In-charge of the health centre, Mahesh Chand said an inquiry has been ordered into the incident
The Governor wrote in the letter that Sara’s postmortem was not videographed and there was a mark of “tightening” (strangulation) on her neck.
Two days before he completes a year in office, UP Governor Ram Naik speaks about his face-off with the SP government.
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.
For the last 44 years, Mohammad Taskeen spends his nights walking in Lucknow streets during the holy month, waking up people for the pre-dawn sehri.
"When Mulayam Singh Yadav can scold the chief minister, there is nothing wrong in his scolding an official," Akhilesh said.
Forensic experts from Lucknow have been called to investigate the crime spot to gather conclusive evidence about the incident, he said.
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.
At least 14 people have been arrested in connection with the arson in which nearly half-a-dozen shanties of Muslims were gutted in Gabi Mahuaban village in Pratapgarh district on Sunday.
A minor argument over a tractor entering a field snowballed into a communal clash in the Pawlikhas village, which falls under Meerut’s Kankadkheda police station on Sunday evening. A dozen persons were injured as both sides indulged in brick-batting and, according to some reports, firing. The injured have been admitted to hospital. “There are reports […]
Protesters, demanding arrest of the accused, pelted stones on vehicles and police had to use force to disperse them.
Tension broke out after unidentified assailants set ablaze six huts belonging to members of the Muslim community.
Anant Vikram Singh has been arrested in connection with the killing of a police constable, Vijay Pratap Singh, at the palace gate about nine months ago.
Shia cleric said the Lucknow district administration has assured him in writing that rules will be framed for entry of tourists in the two Imambaras, which he claimed, were religious places and not a place for recreation.
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