BJP is anti-Ambedkar, anti-Constitution: Mayawati

Lucknow: Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) supremo Mayawati on Tuesday dubbed the ruling Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) at the Centre as anti-Ambedkar and anti-Constitution. They (political parties) create rift between the Dalits and backward classes Addressing a gathering after paying floral tributes to Dr Bhimrao Ambedkar, popularly known as Babasaheb, on his More...

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By Agencies On Thursday, December 1st, 2016
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Taj Mahal, Ayodhya, Mathura, Varanasi shrines security beefed up

Lucknow: Security at Taj Mahal in Agra and religious shrines in Ayodhya, Varanasi and Mathura would be strengthened further, an Uttar Pradesh official said on Thursday. he decisions were taken at a meeting chaired More...

By IANS On Tuesday, November 29th, 2016
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UP cooperative banks took old currency in breach of RBI fiat

Ghaziabad: The Ghaziabad District Cooperative Bank (DCB) accepted deposits of about Rs 78 crore in scrapped currency though it was not authorised to do so, a former bank official said on Tuesday. The District Magistrate More...

By Agencies On Monday, November 28th, 2016
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Muted response to ‘Bharat Bandh’ in Uttar Pradesh

Lucknow: The “Bharat Bandh” — countrywide shutdown — called by the opposition parties to protest the fiscal chaos post demonetisation found little support in Uttar Pradesh on Monday. All More...

By Agencies On Sunday, November 27th, 2016
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Demonetisation causing hardships to farmers, labourers: Akhilesh Yadav

Agra: Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav on Sunday accused the Centre of messing up the Indian economy and causing hardships to farmers, labourers and traders by demonetising Rs 500 and Rs 1,000 currency More...

By Agencies On Monday, November 21st, 2016
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Toll rises to 142 in Kanpur train derailment

Kanpur: The death toll in one of the worst rail accidents in the country that took place on Sunday when the Indore-Patna Express rolled off the tracks near Kanpur, rose to 142 on Monday, officials said. Minister More...

By Agencies On Saturday, November 19th, 2016
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Injured UP IAS official flown to Delhi

Lucknow: Critically injured senior Uttar Pradesh (UP) IAS officer Navneet Sehgal was flown to Delhi on Saturday by an air ambulance for treatment at Gurugram’s Medanta Hospital. He was admitted to the Trauma More...

By Agencies On Friday, November 18th, 2016
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Senior IAS Navneet Sehgal injured in Expressway crash

Lucknow: Senior Uttar Pradesh IAS officer Navneet Sehgal was seriously injured when the car he was in collided head-on with another vehicle on the Agra-Lucknow Expressway in Uttar Pradesh’s Unnao district More...

By Agencies On Thursday, November 17th, 2016
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Mulayam revokes Ram Gopal Yadav’s expulsion

Lucknow: The Samajwadi Party (SP) on Thursday revoked the six-year expulsion of senior leader and Rajya Sabha MP Ram Gopal Yadav. Ram Gopal would also continue to be the leader of the SP parliamentary group in the More...

By IANS On Wednesday, November 16th, 2016
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IT raids on realty major Tulsiyani group in UP

Lucknow: The Income Tax department on Wednesday raided offices and establishments of real estate major Tulsiyani group across Uttar Pradesh and in the national capital, officials said. Many lockers have also been More...