District police coordination committees: tools for political 'sifaarish' only

District police coordination committees: tools for political ‘sifaarish’ only

Lucknow: The latest order of Yogi government about setting up police coordination committees with public representatives in the districts is more likely to adversely impact the impartial functioning of state police which is already under fire for its below-par performance in the recent past. The committees headed by district police chiefs has taken place in […]

UP IAS Kunwar Fateh Bahadur joins BSP after retirement, made spokesman

UP IAS Kunwar Fateh Bahadur joins BSP after retirement, appointed spokesman

Lucknow: Another retired IAS officer has taken a plunge into politics as Uttar Pradesh cadre officer Kunwar Fateh Bahadur Singh joins Mayawati-led Bahujan Samaj Party. Immediately, he has been made party spokesman to represent party in media debates, a first with BSP. An 1981-batch Kunwar Fateh Bahadur has recently attained superannuation and joined BSP. A […]

Post-VIP culture: UP ministers ask to ensure protocol to them

Post-VIP culture: UP ministers ask to ensure protocol to them

Lucknow: More than the bureaucrats, the ministers and senior politicians are a perturbed lot over bye-bye to Red and Blue beacon lights from the official vehicles. There has suddenly been the high demand for escort vehicles and shadows by the ministers in Uttar Pradesh who , for no reason, are suffering from identity crisis. So much […]