Opinion | Pawan Khera | Saturday April 18, 2015
On the eve of the Mazdoor Kisan Khet rally, called to protest against the proposed dilution of the Land Acquisition Act, Rahul Gandhi met representatives of farmers' groups from Rajasthan, Punjab, Haryana, Uttar Pradesh and Delhi.
Others News | Press Trust of India | Friday April 17, 2015
Police today arrested a village head for allegedly burning a man to death over some monetary dispute and dumping his body in a field over a week ago in Agra district.
India News | Press Trust of India | Thursday April 16, 2015
Concerned over suicide of "103 farmers" due to crop loss, Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh today asked the Uttar Pradesh government to immediately distribute among farmers Rs 506 crore given to it by the Centre for disaster relief.
India News | Reported by Tanima Biswas; Edited by Amit Chaturvedi | Friday April 17, 2015
Residents of a Valmiki colony, who were on a hunger strike for a week in Rampur, Uttar Pradesh, have been persuaded to break their fast after they were assured that their homes would not be demolished.
India News | Indo-Asian News Service | Wednesday April 15, 2015
The Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) is expected to launching a phased agitation against the anti-farmer policies of the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) and the Samajwadi Party (SP).
India News | Press Trust of India | Tuesday April 14, 2015
With 55 districts in Uttar Pradesh hit by untimely rains and hailstorm, Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav has declared a calamity and has written to Prime Minister Narendra Modi seeking Rs 1,000 crores to immediately provide relief to farmers.
Cities | Press Trust of India | Wednesday April 15, 2015
A jeweller was allegedly shot at by unidentified persons who also looted cash and ornaments from him near Janakpuri locality in Muzaffarnagar, police said today.
Cities | Reported by Tania Saili Bakshi (with inputs from PTI), Edited by Sugam Singhal | Monday April 13, 2015
A woman allegedly killed her husband today on the suspicion that he was having an extra-marital affair, SSP Haridwar, Sweety Singh said.
Ghaziabad News | Written by Tanima Biswas | Monday April 13, 2015
A four-year-old girl was shot in the stomach on Sunday by two men in a bike who had allegedly tried to steal her mother's necklace.
India News | Indo-Asian News Service | Saturday April 11, 2015
A non-bailable warrant has been issued against an Uttar Pradesh Minister accused of taking policemen hostage in 2007.
India News | Thursday April 9, 2015
An eight-year-old boy died on Wednesday after he was allegedly beaten by his school principal over a stolen pen in Uttar Pradesh's Barabanki.
India News | Press Trust of India | Thursday April 9, 2015
A 40-year-old farmer allegedly committed suicide by setting himself on fire after seeing his crops destroyed due to untimely rains in Tarauli village in Mathura district on Wednesday, police said.
India News | Written by Niha Masih | Wednesday April 8, 2015
A 22-year-old woman has alleged that she was kidnapped and gang-raped by four men in a car in Moradabad in Uttar Pradesh, last night. She was found on a road, injured and with her clothes torn.
Cities | Press Trust of India | Wednesday April 8, 2015
A person has been arrested from Khairaghat area on Indo-Nepal border in Mahrajganj for allegedly possessing heroin worth Rs 12 lakh, a senior official said.
India News | Written by Ketki Angre | Tuesday April 7, 2015
A day after the launch of the National Air Quality Index, the National Green Tribunal or NGT today rapped the governments of Delhi, Haryana and Uttar Pradesh for not complying with its 2014 order on tackling pollution.
Press Trust of India | Tuesday April 7, 2015
Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav said the government was working to bring youths of rural areas forward.
India News | Reported by Uma Sudhir | Monday April 6, 2015
The police from five states are looking for three suspected members of banned terror outfit SIMI or Students Islamic Movement of India, who were part of a gang of escaped prisoners allegedly involved in crimes in various states.
Opinion | Mani Shankar Aiyar | Monday April 6, 2015
There is an enduring myth about the lemming, a rodent which inhabits the Arctic region, that they are prone to mass migration towards the steep cliffs of the Norwegian coast and, following their leader, topple over, one after the other, into the ragi...
Sunday April 5, 2015
The government on Sunday said it has released over Rs 37,420 crore to states for 2015-16 as the first instalment of devolution as per the 14th Finance Commission recommendations, with Uttar Pradesh getting the highest share.
India News | Reported by Alok Pandey | Sunday April 5, 2015
Lalu Prasad Yadav's Rashtriya Janta Dal today gave its formal nod for the merger of the six parties of the erstwhile Janta Parivar, a move that has been in the offing for a few months now but is yet to take concrete shape. The announcement came after...
Lucknow News | Press Trust of India | Sunday April 5, 2015
In line with Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav's call for strict action against incidents of hidden camera or video recording in trial rooms, the state police has conducted a series of searches at the malls and showrooms in Lucknow.
India News | Press Trust of India | Saturday April 4, 2015
Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister (CM) Akhilesh Yadav today said police station in-charge will be held responsible if a hidden camera or such devices are found in malls or show rooms in the state, after a hidden camera was spotted in a trial room of a gar...
India News | Written by Niha Masih | Saturday April 4, 2015
In a village in Uttar Pradesh, a 75-year-old man clutches his grandson's school tie, the only reminder of the little boy who left with his parents for Delhi weeks ago.
Lucknow News | Press Trust of India | Friday April 3, 2015
Drones will soon perform a special task in Lucknow apart from functioning as eyes in the sky with the Lucknow Police planning to use them for dispersing mobs.