New Delhi: Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi on Saturday took a dig at Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath for slashing the budgetary allocation for education in the state’s budget and failing to fulfil its promises. “Great move CM Yogi – next you can save some more money by closing all the hospitals,” Gandhi said on …

Lucknow: The Uttar Pradesh Vidhan Sabha will now have impenetrable security arrangements along the lines of Indian Parliament. The decision to beef up the security was taken on Saturday, a day after PETN explosive was found inside the UP assembly, exposing a major security lapse. The Yogi Adityanath government called Additional DGP, Agra, Ajay Anand, …

New Delhi: Union Water Resources Minister Uma Bharti on Saturday said that river Ganga is not just about faith but also provides livelihood to millions. “Ganga is not just about faith and ‘pooja paat’, it also gives livelihood to millions..but over the years we have totally neglected this aspect,” she said on the of signing …

Lucknow: The Prime Minister’s Office (PMO) has denied information on various expenses incurred in foreign trips by Prime Minister Narendra Modi and his predecessor Manmohan Singh, terming the query “vague”, an RTI activist said. Nutan Thakur said on Saturday that she had requested the documents from the PMO on June 16. Thakur had asked for details …

New Delhi: The government on Saturday briefed 11 political parties on the standoff with China in the Doklam sector as well as the Amarnath Yatra security in the wake of the terrorist attack on a bus that killed seven and injured 20 pilgrims earlier this week. The opposition parties told the government to defuse the standoff …

London: Garbine Muguruza of Spain brushed aside American tennis veteran Venus Williams 7-5, 6-0 in the women’s singles final of Wimbledon for her second second Grand Slam title here on Saturday. It was 23-year-old Muguruza’s first Wimbledon title. Her first Grand Slam title came in French Open 2016, reports Efe. Muguruza, playing in just her …

New Delhi: In a shocking revelation, it has been claimed that the previous United Progressive Alliance (UPA) government wanted to put Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS) chief Mohan Bhagwat in the list of terrorists. According to a leading national news channel, the previous Manmohan Singh government was making its best efforts to put the RSS chief …

Lucknow: Sidelined Samajwadi Party leaders Shivpal Yadav and his elder brother Mulayam Singh Yadav have announced to support Ram Nath Kovind in the presidential elections. Confirming the same, Shivpal, on Friday, said, “Following the instructions from SP patriarch Mulayam Singh Yadav, I will cast my vote in favour of NDA’s presidential candidate Ram Nath Kovind.” …