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.
Eight coaches of the Jabalpur- Nizamuddin Mahakaushal Express derailed in the early hours on Thursday near Mahoba station in Uttar Pradesh.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
Members of the Rashtriya Sayamsevak Sangh (RSS) alleged on Friday that Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee was supporting jihadi activities in West Bengal.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
Recently Arvind Kejriwal-led Aam Aadmi Party government of Delhi inaugurated a Mohalla Clinic in Shahheen Bagh locality of Okhla.
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.
The University Grants Commission (UGC) and All India Council for Technical Education (AICTE) has prepared a list of fake universities operating in India.
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.
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.
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.
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.
Even though the BJP has still not announced who is going to be the Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister, the new UP CM will be sworn in at 5 pm on Sunday. Prime Minister Narendra Modi and BJP president Amit Shah will attend the oath ceremony to be held at Smriti Upwan in state capital Lucknow.
An Uber driver impersonated as a customer care executive over phone to deter a woman passenger from filing a complaint against him for allegedly harassing and stalking her during a ride from Delhi to Gurgaon on Wednesday.
Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Nongthombam Biren Singh on Wednesday took oath as the chief minister of Manipur at the Raj Bhawan in Imphal. At the ceremony attended by former chief minister Okram Ibobi Singh, Biren Singh and eight ministers took oath.
Gayatri Prajapati, former law minister of Uttar Pradesh, was arrested in Lucknow on Wednesday. Prajapati was being called the state's "fugitive" minister as we was evading arrest after being named as prime accused in a gangrape case.
MCD elections 2017 dates have been announced. The State Election Commission announced the date for MCD Elections 2017 at 5 pm in a press conference today.
Jawaharlal Nehru University (JNU) PhD scholar Krish Rajini, who was found dead on Monday, was reportedly suffering from depression over UGC's amended guidelines and discrimination during academic evaluation.
Miffed at the BJP moving ahead and claiming to have the required numbers to form a government in Goa despite not having the mandate of the people, the Congress Party moved the Supreme Court and the apex court today ordered that a floor test be held.
The Supreme Court will this morning hear the Congress' petition against the BJP being invited to form government in Goa despite winning fewer seats in the assembly elections.