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UP board Intermediate practical exam 2020 date sheet released, check schedule

UP board Intermediate practical exams 2020: The, the practical examinations will be held in two phases, the first phase from December 15 to 29, while the second phase from December 29 to January 13, 2019

CM Yogi summons minister after she ‘threatens’ police officer for Ansal FIR

In the recording, Swati Singh, Minister of State for Women’s Welfare, Child Development & Nutrition, purportedly questions DSP Beenu Singh, posted as circle officer (CO) of Lucknow’s Cantonment area, for lodging an FIR against Ansal Developers


Day after UP govt scraps MoU with Maitrey Trust, villagers seek denotification of land

Of nearly 600 acres notified in 2003, only around 200 acres were acquired and the government has now decided to take up the project on is own

Gurupurab celebrations: Guru Nanak opposed Babur when nation was under threat, says Yogi Adityanath

Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath Tuesday pointed out how Sikh guru Guru Nanak Dev had stood against [Mughal emperor] Babur at a time the country was facing an invasion and religion was under threat. Adityanath was addressing a gathering during a function in Lucknow to celebrate the 550th Prakash Parv (birth anniversary) of Guru Nanak Dev. […]

Cleared in terror case after 11 years, they brace for new fight

Released from Bareilly Central Jail on Sunday, Kausar said he feared that his ordeal was not over. “People don’t easily believe a person who has spent over a decade in jail."

Uttar Pradesh bypolls: BJP wins 7 seats, SP gets 3

In the 2017 polls, the BJP won eight out of these 11 seats — Gangoh, Iglas (SC), Lucknow Cant, Govindnagar, Manikpur, Zaidpur, Balha (SC) and Ghosi. While Pratapgarh was won by Apna Dal, the SP and the BJP won Rampur and Jalalpur, respectively, in the state polls.


Bye-Election Results 2019 Highlights: BJP bags seven seats in UP, draws a blank in Kerala

By-Election Results 2019 Today Highlights: With the BJP was nowhere to be seen in Kerala, the Congress, the Indian Union Muslim League, and the CPI(M) shared the bypoll results.

Uttar Pradesh bypoll results 2019: BJP, ally win 8 seats, SP gets 3; BSP, Congress draw blank

Uttar Pradesh bypoll results 2019: As per the latest trends, the ruling BJPis leading in six seats and its ally Apna Dal is ahead in one seat. On the other hand, the Samajwadi Party SP is ahead in two seats, while the Congress and the BSP are leading in one seat each.

Kamlesh Tiwari murder: UP Police announce cash prize for information on two accused

The police on Sunday had recovered bloodstained kurtas worn by the two alleged assailants and the knife that was used to kill Tiwari from a hotel room in Lucknow.

A ‘marriage’ to be made in court

Senior advocate and All India Muslim Personal Law Board secretary Zafaryab Jilani says, “If a girl and boy are minors, then the consent of parents is required. But if they are major, then they can decide to continue or end their marriage. However, the definition of ‘major’ or being ‘baalig’ is different here (in Muslim law) as it is linked to puberty.”

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Voting ends for second phase of Lok Sabha elections

Polling was held in 38 seats in Tamil Nadu, 14 seats in Karnataka, 10 in Maharashtra, eight in Uttar Pradesh, five each in Assam, Bihar and Odisha, three each in Chhattisgarh and West Bengal, two in Jammu and Kashmir and one seat each in Manipur and Puducherry.

Jumbo leap: India opens first hospital for elephants

At India’s first hospital for elephants, opened last week in Uttar Pradesh's Mathura, 49-year old Asha placed her left foreleg on a stool for a doctor to attend to an injury while visitors filmed it all on their mobile phones.


Devotees perform Karaha Puja in Uttar Pradesh

The ritual is witnessed by a large number of people and is generally performed in temples by elderly priests.

Floods wreak havoc across India

With several parts of the country facing torrential rainfall, many states are flooded.

Riots deepen communal divide in Uttar Pradesh

With Lok Sabha elections being underway, the riots divided the political landscape of the region on religious lines.

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BJP's star campaigner Yogi Adityanath’s emotive appeals turn a damp squib | DECISION 2018

Yogi Adityanath, the man in a saffron robe, has emerged as one of the star campaigners for the BJP in the last few elections. But his speeches in this election making a strong Hindutva pitch failed to get any results.

What tiger census tells us about the population in India: News in Numbers

The killing of T1 or Avni, the tiger, in Maharashtra has led to much controversy. It’s worth looking at what the numbers in the tiger census tell us.


Amritsar train accident: Magisterial enquiry launched but political blame game takes the stage

The Opposition is accusing Navjot Kaur Sidhu, the wife of deputy Chief Minister Navjot Singh Sidhu, for fleeing the site of the accident without checking on the victims.

Amritsar train accident: Magisterial enquiry launched but political blame game takes the stage

The Opposition is accusing Navjot Kaur Sidhu, the wife of deputy Chief Minister Navjot Singh Sidhu, for fleeing the site of the accident without checking on the victims.

At least 7 dead, over 35 injured as the New Farakka Express derails near UP's Rae Bareli

At least 7 people died and over 35 people were injured after 9 coaches of the New Farakka Express derailed in Rae Bareli on Wednesday.

UP, Bihar migrants flee Gujarat after rape of 14-month girl triggers violence

Migrants from Uttar Pradesh, Bihar, and Madhya Pradesh are fleeing Gujarat after an alleged rape of a 14-month girl triggered violence against them.


Dalit man’s wedding procession passes through Thakur village

After a struggle of six months, a Dalit groom’s wedding procession passes through a Thakur-dominated village in Uttar Pradesh.

News in Numbers: India’s busiest passport office.

#NewsInNumbers How much work the busiest passport office in India does. (PS: It’s Lucknow which was recently in the news over an inter-faith couple’s complaint.

Eminent Scientist And Academician Yash Pal Passed Away At 90

Eminent Indian scientist and academician Professor Yash Pal passed away at his residence in Uttar Pradesh’s Noida district late Monday night. The 90-year-old scientist had earlier battled with lung cancer and overcame the disease around five years ago. He was admitted in hospital due to age-old ailments at the time of his death. Professor Pal was […]

College student stabbed to death, two injured

Shamli (UP), Mar 01 (ANI): A student was stabbed to death by unidentified people at a bus stop in Budhana, Uttar Pradesh in a clash allegedly regarding a girl. In this clash, four students were injured out of which two students are critical. Three NCC students were at the stop waiting for the bus to their village when suddenly 10 to 12 boys arrived with knives and attacked the three boys. Police has begun investigations in the case.