The BJP acted swiftly to sack its Uttar Pradesh leader Dayashankar Singh over his outrageous comments on Bahujan Samaj Party chief Mayawati, but her party workers are out in the hundreds in the heart of state capital Lucknow demanding that he be arrested.
Rift in Samajwadi Party supremo Mulayam Singh Yadav's family came to the fore today at the birthday party of his brotherRam Gopal Yadav, with another brother Shivpal Yadav displaying his disinterest apparently because of his unhappiness over thefiasco involving merger of Quami Ekta Dal with SP.
Four policemen posted at an important intersection in Lucknow were caught fighting on camera on Sunday morning. Eyewitnesses said the fight was over division of bribes collected from trucks and other vehicles that pass through the area.
The government today named 13 more cities that will be developed under Prime Minister Narendra Modi's 'Smart City Mission'. 20 cities were selected in the first round in January. PM Modi has vowed to create 100 new smart cities by 2022.