Uttar Pradesh

Mathura;Bharatiya Janata Party president Amit Shah on Monday paid obeisance at revered Banke Bihari temple at Mathura.          It was first visit of Shah to Mathura after having re-elected as the party chief.BJP The visit of BJP president who was accompanied byBJP spokesman Srikant Singh, is being consiedred politically important in view …

Allahabad: Lakhs of devotees from across the state on Monday thronged triveni Sangam, the confluence of pious rivers Ganga Yamuna and invisible Saraswati, on the auspicious occasion of Mauni Amawasya in Allahabad of Uttar Pradesh This year, both Somwati and Mauni Amavasya have fallen on the same day, a rare coincidence according to Hindu mythology. …

Lucknow: The Home department of Uttar Pradesh on Saturday has asked relevance of climbing mountains in context  of Uttar Pradesh police from its Indian Police Service (IPS) officer and mountaineer Aparna Kumar.    Aparna Kumar is posted as Deputy Inspector General in telecom department of UP Police.    She is 2002 batch IPS officer.    She …

Bagpat: The Khap Panchayat of western Uttar Pradesh,which usually remains in the news for its outrageous dictats, has now advocated for police action in rape cases. Khap Chaudharis on Saturday said that ordering for a punishment like beating the rape accused five time with a shoe was improper. It described it as a conspiracy fabricated …

Kasganj: A gross irregularity in the nomination of Block Development Councillor(BDC) elections, for which the voting is underway on Sunday, has come to light as a contestant had filed her nomination using forged signatures by sitting in United States of America. The nominations of the female contestant was not cancelled even after the written objection …

Lucknow: Shiv sena’s Uttar Pradesh (UP) chief, Anil Singh has been put under house arrest for protesting against Pakistani Ghazal maestro, Ghulam Ali’s performance which is to be held on Sunday at ‘Lucknow Mahotsav’. Singh condemned his house arrest and asserted that the UP government can confine him but can not stop the protest against the …

Agra: Bollywood actress film actress Katrina Kaif offered prayer at tomb of Saleem Chisti in Fathehpur Sikri of Agra in Uttar Pradesh on Sunday. Katrina prayed for the success of her forthcoming film ‘Fitoor’, in which she has been paired with Aditya Roy Kapoor. About Fitoor:   It is a romantic drama.   Based on …

Barabanki: In yet another broad daylight robbery , four unidentified miscreants barged into a trader’s house in Fatehpur Kotwali area in Barabanki district of Uttar Pradesh on saturday and looted jewellery, cash and other valuables worth Rs 50 lacs on gun-point. The criminals came on two numberless bikes and decamped with the booty. Highlights:- Sachin Jain along with all male members of the …