Politics

Lucknow: The air fleet of Uttar Pradesh government is much bigger than the fleet of  other states but the previous Mayawati government and the present Akhilesh government seem to be on shopping spree all the time. It is hardly a year ago when the state government had bought an aircraft but now again, a team …

Lucknow: The CBI Special court on Thursday gave Yadav Singh, involved in multi-million contract scam,  six-day remand to the CBI. Yadav Singh is accused of multi-million rupees contract scam in Noida. Yadav Singh, facing CBI probe for his alleged corrupt practices in Noida authority , was finally arrested yesterday and was produced in the court today. It …

Lucknow: Ruling Samajwadi Party (SP) on Tuesday announced 31 candidates for biennial  Uttar Pradesh council elections scheduled on 36 seats. SP is the first among political outfits to announce the candidates while others are still in a dilemma whether to contest the polls or not. The polls are scheduled for March 3. Sunil Singh Sajan …

Lucknow: Anguished with the decision of Uttar Pradesh Government to not follow the new protocol, Governor Ram Naik has written a letter to President of Indian, Pranab Mukherjee seeking his guidance over the issue. Naik in his letter sent to Mukherjee on Friday has also attached the copy of minutes of the all-party meeting informing …

Lucknow: Launching a scathing attack on Central Government, Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) Chief Mayawati on Thursday said, Prime Minister Narendra Modi getting emotional on the death of dalit student Rohith Vemula will be considered just as a political stunt if actions are not taken against the accused. “On one hand Modi talks about the work …

Lucknow: Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh on Saturday expressed his concern over the increasing cases of cyber crimes in the country. Singh while speaking at the convocation ceremony of APJ Abdul Kalam Technical Universiy stressed the need to put a check on cyber crimes in the country and urged technocrats to find a solution for this problem. …

Lucknow/Haridwar: Known for giving controversial statements, Vishwa Hindu Parishad leader Sadhvi Prachi received a life threatening call from Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS) organization. Prachi said that she had received a call on Wednesday night from Riyadh of Saudi Arabia and the caller threatened to kill her on January 23 next when she …

Meerut/Muzaffarnagar: Union Minister of State for Agriculture, Food Processing Industries, Sanjeev Baliyan has warned the police to arrest the accused of Kailawada gang rape case of Muzaffarnagar district in Uttar Pradesh. Describing the incident as ‘unfortunate’ ,the Union Minister while talking to the reporters here on wednesday , said it was yet another attempt to disturb the …