India | Press Trust of India | Friday December 19, 2014
In a significant judgement, the Allahabad High Court has ruled that the religious conversion of girls "without their faith and belief in Islam" and "solely for the purpose of marriage" to Muslim boys could not be held valid.
India | Press Trust of India | Sunday December 14, 2014
Union Minister Uma Bharti today asserted that the Centre was committed to cleaning up Ganga within three years even as she voiced dismay over the extent of pollution after inspecting the river at Allahabad.
246 | Sunday December 14, 2014
The 72-year-old, who contested the Lok Sabha election from Allahabad in 1984 and won, resigned after three years as an MP
Thursday December 11, 2014
Rating agency Crisil has assigned a "low credit risk with negative outlook" rating to Allahabad Bank's proposed Rs 500 crore tier-II bonds to be raised this fiscal.
India | Press Trust of India | Sunday December 7, 2014
Concerned over a backlog of more than three crore cases in courts across the country, Chief Justice of India HL Dattu has asked the Chief Justices of all High Courts to ensure expeditious disposal of cases pending for five years or more.
Tuesday December 2, 2014
State-run banks are the biggest buyers of government debt in markets, so higher bond prices can boost their earnings.
India | Edited by Anindita Sanyal | Tuesday November 25, 2014
Under pressure from the Allahabad High Court, the Aligarh Muslim University has agreed to open its Maulana Azad library - one of the best in Asia - to women students and provide extra security in the area.
Cities | Written by Niha Masih | Monday November 17, 2014
Over 300 girls of Allahabad district's Fateh Bahadur school have not been attending school for over a week. Reason: Sexual harassment by local youths, some of whom, till recently, used to be their classmates.
Cities | Press Trust of India | Saturday November 15, 2014
The Allahabad High Court today sought a response from the Vice-Chancellor of Aligarh Muslim University on a public interest litigation seeking direction to the varsity authorities to allow entry of women students into the Maulana Azad Library.
Thursday November 6, 2014
Allahabad Bank on Wednesday cut by 0.15 per cent the rate of interest on retail term deposits maturing in 1-5-years.
India | Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Friday October 31, 2014
Nithari killer Surinder Koli's execution has been put on hold till November 25 by the Allahabad High Court, which today asked the Centre to explain the delay in deciding his mercy petition.
Thursday October 30, 2014
On the asset quality side, the gross non-performing assets (NPAs) or bad loans of the bank increased to 5.36 per cent of the total advances in Q2-FY15, while it stood at 4.94 per cent in the same quarter of previous fiscal.
Tuesday October 28, 2014
The government has not given extension to Punjab National Bank (PNB) chairman and managing director K R Kamath after completion of his five-year term in the PSU bank on Monday.
Wednesday October 1, 2014
The US will help India in developing three smart cities in Allahabad, Ajmer and Visakhapatnam apart from joining coordinated efforts with civil society and local authorities to provide clean water and sewage facilities in 500 cities in the country.
India | Indo-Asian News Service | Saturday September 27, 2014
Moninder Singh Pandher, an accused in the serial killing of children in Noida near Nithari village, was released on Saturday from Dasna jail after the Allahabad High Court granted him bail on September 24.
Friday September 26, 2014
Actor Amitabh Bachchan, who successfully led the campaign to eradicate Polio from the country, has now lent his support to the cleanliness drive 'Banega Swachh India'
India | Press Trust of India | Thursday September 25, 2014
In a relief to senior Uttar Pradesh Minister Azam Khan, the Allahabad High Court today refused to accept a prayer for issuing directions for the lodging of an FIR against him over an alleged hate speech.
India | Press Trust of India | Saturday September 20, 2014
The Uttar Pradesh government on Friday evening transferred 10 Indian Administrative Service (IAS) and 12 Indian Police Service (IPS) officers including Commissioners of Lucknow and Allahabad, Inspector Generals (IG) and Deputy Inspector Generals (DIG...
India | Written by Niha Masih | Thursday September 18, 2014
The Allahabad High Court has recommend the termination of the services of 11 trainee judges, on Thursday, over their alleged mis-demeanour with a woman trainee judge after they got drunk at a dinner party.
Monday September 15, 2014
India's WPI in August eased to 3.74 per cent, its lowest level in nearly five years, government data showed.