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The injured were immediately taken to the nearby hospital where doctors said that few of them are in critical condition.

Seoul: North Korean leader Kim Jong-un in his New Year’s Day address said on Monday that his country has completed its nuclear arsenal and he has the ignition button ready “always on” his desk. “We achieved the goal of completing our state nuclear force in 2017,” Kim said in a televised message broadcast by the North …

New Delhi: A 26-year-old man, kingpin of an interstate racket supplying illegal firearms to criminals in Delhi, Haryana and Uttar Pradesh, has been arrested with 20 automatic pistols and 100 cartridges from Uttar Pradesh’s Jhansi city, police said on Saturday. Police said the accused, Salman, a resident of Jhansi, was carrying a reward of Rs 1 …

Jhansi: Taking a dig at Congress, Union Agriculture Minister Radha Mohan Singh on Thursday said that the Centre will provide solatium to the state government but not to ‘son-in-law’. “The Centre is working to provide relief to the farmers. We are providing compensation to the state government instead of giving to ‘damaad ji’,” said Singh …

Jhansi: The Central team that recently paid a visit to the drought-affected Buldelkhand regions on Tuesday said it was not required to compensate the farmers of Lalitpur as well as Jhansi for the dry-spell. The team, which was in Bundelkhand to review the drought situation, also said the policies made by the Uttar Pradesh government …

Mahoba: A student from Srinagar in Mahoba district of Uttar Pradesh was sent behind the bars after he posted inappropriate comments about the Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav on social networking site Facebook. Vedant Gupta was detained on Tuesday after he made an abusive comment about the CM on a Facebook post by former district general …

Lucknow: Several years in the running, seven districts of Bundelkhand have been declared as drought hit in Uttar Pradesh. Chitrakoot, Jhansi, Mahoba, Banda, Hamirpur, Jalaun and Kanpur are the districts which have been hit by the calamity of nature and it came to notice that Rabi crops in these districts were affected most in the …

Lucknow: The drought-hit Bundelkhand region in Uttar Pradesh has been an old battle ground for all the political parties. Nature may not have been kind  to the people of Bundelkhand but the subsequent governments have been no less guilty specially the irrigation department of the state for prevailing state of the affairs. It is hard …