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Yogi Adityanath has saved Uttar Pradesh from becoming Pakistan: Sadhvi Prachi

Notorious for her anti-Muslim comments, Hindutva leader Sadhvi Prachi on Sunday said that with Yogi Adityanath becoming the chief minister of Uttar Pradesh, the state has been "prevented" from turning into "another Pakistan".


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J&K: PM Modi inaugurates Asia's longest Chenani-Nashri tunnel

Prime Minister Narendra Modi today inaugurated Asia's longest bi-directional road tunnel, the Chenani-Nashri Tunnel, on the Jammu-Srinagar Highway today.


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Kerala: 400 CRPF men hospitalised due to food poisoning

At least 400 CRPF personnel attached to the CRPF camp at Pallipuram in Kerala were hospitalised due to suspected food poisoning Saturday night.


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Will hang cow slaughterers, says Chhattisgarh CM Raman Singh

“We will hang those who kill cows,” Chhattisgarh Chief Minister Raman Singh said on Saturday, a day after BJP-ruled Gujarat passed a more stringent law, making cow slaughter punishable with a life term.


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Four college students booked for stalking Smriti Irani

An FIR has been filed against four college students who were tailing Union minister Smriti Irani's car on Saturday evening in a drunken state.


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Meat sellers' delegation meets UP CM Yogi Adityanath

A delegation of meat sellers and butchers on Thursday met Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath at his residence in Lucknow for around half-an-hour, nearly a week after the state government decided to shut illegal slaughterhouses and meat shops operating without fulfilling requisite rules.


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Defamation case against Kejriwal and Sisodia to continue: Delhi HC

The Delhi High Court on Thursday refused to stay trial court proceedings in connection with a criminal defamation complaint filed against Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal and deputy chief minister Manish Sisodia.


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LG asks AAP to return state's Rs 97 cr spent on Kejriwal's ads

New Delhi: Fresh tension are bound to start between the state and Centre, Delhi lieutenant governor Anil Baijal has written to chief secretary M M Kutty, directing him to immediately issue notice to Aam Aadmi Party for recovery of money spent on advertisements by the Arvind Kerjiwal-led government in violation of Supreme Court guidelines.


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Yogi Aditya Nath stokes another controversy, says Surya Namaskar similar to

Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath on Wednesday compared 'Surya Namaskar', a form of Yoga, with 'Namaz' (prayers) offered by Muslims and said those opposing the yogic exercise wanted to divide the society on religious lines.


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Uttar Pradesh: Eight coaches of Mahakaushal Express derail near Mahoba, 9

Eight coaches of the Jabalpur- Nizamuddin Mahakaushal Express derailed in the early hours on Thursday near Mahoba station in Uttar Pradesh.


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J&K: Two civilians killed near site of encounter between militants and security

Two civilians were killed in central Kashmir’s Budgam district on Tuesday and many others were injured when security forces engaged in an encounter with militants opened fire on a group of stone-pelting protesters, police said.


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Nigerian students attacked in Greater Noida: Five arrested, CM assures

Five people have been arrested by the police in Uttar Pradesh after an attack on Nigerian students in Greater Noida. The four Nigerian students were attacked by a mob during a candle-light march for a 17-year-old boy who had died on Saturday.


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Many meat sellers on Strike in UP against slaughterhouse action

Meat sellers in state capital Lucknow and in many other districts of Uttar Pradesh, including big cities like Allahabad, have announced an indefinite strike from today against Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath's crackdown on slaughterhouses.


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Shiv Sena MP Ravindra Gaikwad reaches Mumbai by train, summoned by Uddhav

Shiv Sena MP Ravindra Gaikwad, who had to take a train to reach Mumbai after airliners refused to fly him, has been summoned by Shiv Sena chief Uddhav Thackeray in connection with the assault on Air India staffer.


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Uttar Pradesh: women cops take selfies with acid attack victim, suspended

Lucknow: Three Uttar Pradesh women constables, who took selfies with an acid attack victim, were suspended on Friday. The 45-year-old woman, who allegedly has faced acid attacks and gang-rape in the past, had claimed that she had been forced to drink acid by two men in the Allahabad-Lucknow Ganga Gomti Express on Thursday.


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RSS accuses Mamata Banerjee of supporting jihadi activities in WB

Members of the Rashtriya Sayamsevak Sangh (RSS) alleged on Friday that Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee was supporting jihadi activities in West Bengal.


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Bombay HC directs state not to take punitive action against resident doctors if

Mumbai: The Bombay high court on Thursday directed the state and BMC not to take any punitive action against resident doctors who were on mass leave if they resume and asked the doctors to get back to work as the government promised to deploy 1100 armed security in April.


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Shiv Sena MP hits Air India staff with slipper over a seating issue

Shiv Sena MP Ravindra Gaikwad on Thursday hit an Air India staff with his slipper over a seating issue. The first time MP from Maharashtra’s Osmanabad admitted that he has hit the staff.


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Babri Masjid demolition case: Supreme Court defers hearing by two weeks

The Supreme Court adjourned for a second time on Thursday a plea challenging a trial court’s decision to drop criminal conspiracy charges top BJP leaders, including veteran leader LK Advani, in the 1992 Babri masjid demolition case.


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Aditya Nath Yogi distributes portfolios, retains home, allots key depts to his

Lucknow: Three days after he was sworn in as Uttar Pradesh CM, Aditya Nath Yogi distributed portfolios, keeping the crucial home ministry with himself while allotting key departments to his two deputies.


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Delhi MCD polls date changed due to board exams

Delhi State Election Commissioner S K Srivastava on Wednesday announced that Delhi MCD Polls have been postponed to April 23 due to CBSE board exams.


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Ajmer blast case: Devendra Gupta, Bhavesh Patel awarded life term

A special National Investigation Agency (NIA) court in Jaipur on Wednesday awarded life imprisonment to the two convicts in the 2007 Ajmer Dargah bomb blast case.


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Babri Masjid demolition case: SC to decide whether LK Advani, Murli Joshi will

The Supreme Court is likely to examine whether to revive the conspiracy charges against senior Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leaders Lal Krishna Advani, Murli Manohar Joshi, Uma Bharti, Kalyan Singh and others in the Babri Masjid demolition case.


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Kejriwal's Mohalla Clinic built in the middle of garbage dump!

Recently Arvind Kejriwal-led Aam Aadmi Party government of Delhi inaugurated a Mohalla Clinic in Shahheen Bagh locality of Okhla.


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Ram Mandir in Ayodhya soon? SC offers to mediate, seeks urgent hearing next week

The Ram Mandir issue in Ayodhya may be resolved soon. The Supreme Court today sought an urgent hearing on the matter next week and offered to play a mediator to sort out the controversy after suggesting the contesting groups to try for an amicable solution by talks, reports said.


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23 universities, 279 technical institutes in India are fake

The University Grants Commission (UGC) and All India Council for Technical Education (AICTE) has prepared a list of fake universities operating in India.


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Jat protest postponed for 15 days after talks with Haryana CM

New Delhi: Jat agitators, demanding reservation, have reportedly decided to postpone their agitation for 15 days. The decision from the Jat body came after the intervention of Haryana Chief Minister Manohar Lal Khattar.


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Yogi Adityanath sworn in as UP chief minister with 2 deputies

Five-time Parliamentarian, the BJP's Yogi Adityanath, this afternoon took oath as Uttar Pradesh's chief minister along with 49 ministers, in a ceremony graced by many BJP luminaries, including Prime Minister Narendra Modi, senior opposition politicians and a raft of sadhus, sanyasis and sanyasinis.


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Jat quota agitation: Delhi to be sealed, Metro services to be hit from Sunday

The Delhi Metro Rail Corporation (DMRC) will suspend its train services to and from all stations outside Delhi from 11.30 pm on Sunday. This decision has been taken in the wake of the proposed Jat agitation on March 20.


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Meet UP's new CM Yogi Adityanath: A staunch pro-Hindutva leader who has several

The Bharatiya Janata Party on Saturday chose Yogi Adityanath as the new Chief Minister of Uttar Pradesh. The firebrand pro-Hindutva leader is no novice to controversy.


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