Ma Ganga: Killing her softly
Aug 15, 2014
Friday August 15, 2014
Close on the heels of Syndicate Bank chairman's arrest for alleged graft, Finance Minister Arun Jaitley has said the government will deal with PSU lenders sternly and is scrutinizing recent appointments of bank heads.
World | Press Trust of India | Thursday August 7, 2014
Passengers on board an Air India flight that arrived in Allahabad from New Delhi today had a close shave when one of the plane's tyres burst while it was taxiing on the tarmac, an airport official said.
India | Press Trust of India | Sunday August 3, 2014
The Indian Air Force has grounded a fleet of around 40 indigenously-developed ALH Dhruv helicopters in view of the recent crash in which seven of its personnel were killed.
Cheat Sheet | Reported by Tanima Biswas; Edited by Mala Das (with inputs from PTI) | Sunday July 27, 2014
Tension continues to simmer in Saharanpur in western Uttar Pradesh amid a curfew following violent clashes between two groups on Saturday that killed three and injured 33, including policemen. 38 people have been arrested in connection with the inci...
India | Reported by Tanima Biswas; Edited by Mala Das (with inputs from PTI) | Sunday July 27, 2014
Tension continues to simmer in Saharanpur in western Uttar Pradesh amid a curfew following Saturday's violent clashes between two groups that killed 3 and injured 20.
Saturday July 26, 2014
State-owned Allahabad Bank on Friday reported a 72.6 per cent decline in net profit at Rs 112.72 crore for the first quarter that ended in June 2014 on account of a rise in bad debts.
Cities | Press Trust of India | Friday July 11, 2014
Raju, a 50-year-old elephant who was recently rescued from his abusive owner in Allahabad, is now recuperating at an elephant care centre.
India | Press Trust of India | Monday June 23, 2014
Parts of Uttar Pradesh received light to moderate showers while a minor girl was killed and 12 persons were injured in thunderstorm which hit Bhadohi district of the state.
India | Edited by Amit Chaturvedi (With inputs from agencies) | Saturday June 21, 2014
The Narendra Modi government's decision to hike train fares by 14 per cent continues to face more criticism from political parties.
Thursday June 19, 2014
Federal Bank on Wednesday said Shubhalakshmi Panse has joined the private-sector lender's board as an independent director.
Indo-Asian News Service | Monday June 16, 2014
Actress Rajshri Rani Pandey, who plays the lead role in Suhani Si Ek Ladki, visited megastar Amitabh Bachchan's hometown Allahabad, and carried back special memories. She says she hopes to meet him someday.
India | Press Trust of India | Wednesday June 11, 2014
The Allahabad High Court today reserved its order on a PIL seeking direction for a CBI probe into the gang rape and murder case of two teenaged cousin sisters in Badaun district.
India | Anant Zanane (With inputs from agencies) | Tuesday June 10, 2014
Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav is holding a law and order review meeting in Lucknow today with the District Magistrates and Superintendents of Police of all 85 districts of the state. Senior officials are also present.
India | Indo-Asian News Service | Sunday June 8, 2014
Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav Saturday asked the Allahabad High Court for its consent to set up fast-track courts in all the state's districts.
India | Reported by Anant R. Zanane, Edited by Devesh Kumar | Friday June 6, 2014
The Akhilesh Yadav government in Uttar Pradesh, which has been battling charges of abject failure to control law and order situation in the state, faced further embarrassment when a lawmaker of his party was caught on camera threatening an official f...
Offbeat | Gitanjali Roy | Thursday May 29, 2014
In Delhi, a city shamed by repeated rape and sexual assault, the dark night rises. It is a city of many shady trees but few working streetlights.
India | Press Trust of India | Sunday May 25, 2014
Girls outperformed boys in the Class 12 exams of the Uttar Pradesh Board, results for which were declared in Allahabad today.
Election 2014 | Reported by Anant Zanane; Edited by Abhinav Bhatt | Monday May 19, 2014
A small poster mounted in Allahabad asks for Rahul Gandhi to be fired as the no 2 leader of the Congress. The poster suggests Mr Gandhi be replaced by his younger sister, Priyanka.
Elections | Press Trust of India | Friday May 9, 2014
A petition was filed in the Allahabad High Court on Thursday seeking action against BJP leader Amit Shah for his statement in which he had described Azamgarh district of Uttar Pradesh as a "haven for terrorists".
Cities | Press Trust of India | Thursday May 8, 2014
A 60-year-old woman was shot dead allegedly by her son, while he was out on parole after being convicted of killing his father about seven years ago, police said today.