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Mystery over seat-sharing at Maharajpur, Kanpur Cantt continues

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.

UP govt announces Rs 1 lakh financial aid to elderly typist

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.

Akhilesh meets Ghulam Ali, says art and artists should not be linked to politics

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".

Now, BJP leader in UP puts up hoardings likening Narendra Modi to Mahatma Gandhi

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.

The last of a type: A day in the life of Krishna Kumar, the typist opposite Lucknow GPO

He now has another typewriter. But with or without last week’s incident, Kumar remains a crucial cog in Lucknow officialdom’s wheels

Muzaffarnagar riots: Build-up started 4-5 months before, says Sahai who submitted inquiry commission report

A day after he submitted his report on the riots, Justice (retd) Vishnu Sahai speaks to Indian Express.

UP notifies panchayat polls, to be held in two parts

First phase of voting for first leg on October 9

PM Modi’s poser to BJP leaders in UP: What have you done to increase mandate

"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.

2013 murder: Court rejects CBI report, summons Raja Bhaiya, 14 others as accused

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.

RSS affiliate Muslim Rashtriya Manch to honour Muslims who rear cows

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.

Meerut vs Rae Bareli: Akhilesh writes to Centre to develop both as smart cities

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

Shiksha Mitras’ regularisation illegal: UP govt to move SC against Allahabad High Court order

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.