How a housewife began anti-CAA protests in Lucknow

Lucknow |Monday, 2020 3:45:05 PM IST

It was a 35-year-old housewife who triggered off the anti-Citizenship Amendment Act (CAA) protests at the Clock Tower in Lucknow.

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J&K DG Jails enquires about Kashmir prisoners in UP

Lucknow |Monday, 2020 3:45:05 PM IST

Director General of Prisons of Jammu and Kashmir, V.K. Singh, on Sunday visited Uttar Pradesh and interacted with 17 detenues from the union territory who are lodged in the Lucknow district jail.

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ISI agent held from Chandauli in UP (Lead)

Lucknow |Monday, 2020 7:45:05 PM IST

The Uttar Pradesh ATS have arrested an ISI agent from Chandauli district in a joint operation with military intelligence. The accused Mohd Rashid was passing information to his handlers in Pakistan si

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BSP losing its leaders to Samajwadi Party in UP

Lucknow |Monday, 2020 8:45:05 PM IST

The Bahujan Samaj Party is rapidly losing its leaders to its one-time ally, the Samajwadi Party. Former BSP minister Ram Prasad Chaudhary, former MP Arvind Chaudhary, former MLAs Doodh Ram, Rajendra C

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2 arrested for fatal attack on UP rape victim's mother

Kanpur |Sunday, 2020 2:15:05 PM IST

In a major development, the police in Kanpur have arrested the two absconding accused in the fatal attack on a rape victim's mother.

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FIR against 60 women for anti-CAA protests in Aligarh

Aligarh |Sunday, 2020 10:15:05 PM IST

An FIR has been lodged against more than 60 unnamed women in Aligarh for allegedly staging protests against the Citizenship Amendment Act (CAA).

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Prohibitory orders in Lucknow as anti-CAA protests continue

Lucknow |Sunday, 2020 2:15:05 PM IST

Prohibitory orders under Section 144 of the CrPC have been imposed in Lucknow in view of Republic Day and the Defence Expo and most importantly, the ongoing protests against the contentious Citizenshi

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Country belongs to Hindus: Mohan Bhagwat

Bareilly (Uttar Pradesh) |Sunday, 2020 8:45:05 PM IST

Rashtriya Swayamsewak Sangh (RSS) chief Mohan Bhagwat said on Sunday that when RSS workers say that this country belongs to Hindus, they imply that 130 crore people in the country are Hindus.

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CAA stir: UP cops say blankets were 'seized in due process'

Lucknow |Sunday, 2020 6:45:05 PM IST

Apparently taken aback by the flak that the UP Police faced on the social media for taking away blankets and food of the protesters at the Clock Tower in Lucknow, the police denied the allegations but

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Yogi's one-time right-hand man to join SP on Saturday

Lucknow |Saturday, 2020 2:45:05 AM IST

Sunil Singh, the former state President of Hindu Yuva Vahini, an outfit floated by Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath in 2002, will join the Samajwadi Party on Saturday.

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ED takes custody of Amrapali directors for questioning

Lucknow |Saturday, 2020 8:45:05 PM IST

The Enforcement Directorate (ED) took custody of two directors of Amrapali Group for questioning, officials said on Saturday.

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AMU: Seven-member panel to facilitate dialogue with students

Aligarh |Saturday, 2020 10:45:05 PM IST

AMU Vice Chancellor Tariq Mansoor on Saturday constituted a seven-member committee to facilitate dialogue with striking students who have been protesting ever since violent incidents took place on the

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