India  /  Published 14.09.19

Samajwadi Party trust evicted

The Uttar Pradesh government on Saturday evicted the Mulayam Singh Yadav-headed Ram Manohar Lohia Trust, a political wing of the Samajwadi Party, from an official bungalow in Lucknow on the basis of a...
By Piyush Srivastava in Lucknow

India  /  Published 12.09.19

Mulayam mulls Azam plea to Modi

Samajwadi Party patron Mulayam Singh Yadav may meet Narendra Modi and complain against Uttar Pradesh chief minister Yogi Adityanath for “harassing” party veteran Azam Khan.Police in Rampur have re...
By Piyush Srivastava in Lucknow

India  /  Published 07.09.19

Youth dies in Yogi crush

A young man died and two people suffered injuries in a stampede when police beat a crowd gathered to see chief minister Yogi Adityanath arrive in a helicopter in Ambedkar Nagar district on Saturday, e...
By Piyush Srivastava in Lucknow

India  /  Published 27.08.19

Yogi minister on order spree after axe

A BJP member of the Yogi Adityanath government allegedly gave additional charge to several engineers of his department hours before he resigned after being told to step down apparently because of corr...
By Piyush Srivastava in Lucknow

India  /  Published 25.08.19

Crop fails, two UP farmers offer kidneys

Two farmers in west Uttar Pradesh have come up with an unusual offer — they want to sell their kidneys.Geetam Singh and Ram Kumar have both gone public with their stories that have a common thread: ...
By Piyush Srivastava in Lucknow


India  /  Published 25.08.19

Samajwadi-Rajbhar tie-up for bypolls

Akhilesh Yadav’s Samajwadi Party and the Suheldev Bharatiya Samaj Party, a former BJP ally turned vocal critic of the ruling party, might contest the upcoming Assembly by-elections in Uttar Pradesh ...
By Piyush Srivastava in Lucknow

India  /  Published 17.08.19

Photos of Unnao’s Sengar, Modi and Shah feature in advertisement

The Central Bureau of Investigation has framed rape and murder charges against Kuldeep Singh Sengar but the lawmaker from Unnao has still found a place on an advertisement the ruling BJP in Uttar Prad...
By Our Special Correspondent in Lucknow

India  /  Published 11.08.19

Award-winner caged in UP to foil J&K protest

Social activist Sandeep Pandey, a Magsaysay Award winner, on Sunday alleged police had briefly forced him to stay indoors to prevent him taking part in a silent protest in Lucknow against the “clamp...
By Basant Kumar Mohanty in New Delhi

India  /  Published 23.06.19

Mayawati dynasty takes shape

Mayawati on Sunday announced she would be appointing younger brother Anand Kumar as national vice-president of the Bahujan Samaj Party and nephew Akash Anand as its national coordinator, belying her r...
By Piyush Srivastava in Lucknow

India  /  Published 17.04.19

Shotgun wife vs Rajnath

The Samajwadi Party-BSP combine and the Congress have both failed to set up a tough political challenge for BJP leader Rajnath Singh in the prestigious Lucknow seat.While the SP-BSP has decided to fie...
By Our Special Correspondent in New Delhi


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