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Lucknow: Uttar Pradesh Irrigation Minister Shivpal Singh Yadav on Thursday said that both Amar Singh and Mohammad Azam Khan have a definite place in his heart. Singh was responding to newspersons after unveiling the book penned by Deepak Mishra in the state capital on the occasion of former’s birthday. The query put to him was …

Lucknow: Uttar Pradesh Panchayati raj Minister Kailash Yadav died at medanata hospital, Gurgaon follwoing brief illness. He was 65. Kailash yadav, who was elected to legislative assembly from Jangipur constituency and was inducted into Akhilesh yadav council of ministers in July 2013. He suffered a brain stroke in his native place in Ghazipurv district on Sunday last …

Lucknow: The Uttar Pradesh Vidhan Sabha session was adjourned till 1230 hours on Tuesday after ruckus by Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) and Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) members. The BSP and BJP members entered into the well and started shouting slogans against the ruling Samajwadi Party (SP) government of Uttar Pradesh. BSP MLAs later walked out of …

Rampur: Senior BJP leader and Union Minister Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi on Monday said that there was nothing wrong in deposition of Pakistani-American Lashkar-e- Taiba terrorist David Headley through video conferencing. The technology should be used for the better communication and he foresaw nothing wrong if court were using it, he told reporters in Rampur. Headley, currently imprisoned in the US, …

Lucknow: Generally the bypolls are never considered mandate for any party but In Uttar Pradesh ,the situation is different this time. The next assembly elections are due in a year’s time and also the sudden rush for dalit votes by all the parties may be a pointer to things to come in the 2017 assembly polls. …

Ghazipur: Uttar Pradesh’s Minority Welfare Minister Mohammad Azam Khan on Saturday stoked another controversy by saying that Prime Minister Narendra Modi met most wanted mafia don Dawood Ibrahim during his Pakistan visit along with the Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif. Interestingly, Dawood celebrated his 60th birthday on the same day on which political parties took a …

Lucknow: Launching a scathing attack on ruling Samajwadi Party (SP) government of Uttar Pradesh, Aam Aadmi Party’s(AAP) national spokesperson Ashutosh said that Goondaraj was prevailing in the state. Ashutosh while addressing a press conference here on Saturday said that UP Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav should not take the unopposed election of SP candidates in Panchayat …

Rampur (Uttar Pradesh): It seems, the senior Samajwadi Party leader Mohd Azam Khan has a knack for courting controversies. Now he says nobody has a right to interfere in personal laws of any religion. He vented these views when asked about the court hearing on the case related to women’s rights in the matter of …