Asaduddin Owaisi visits Uttar Pradesh, focuses on Azamgarh
.He was accompanied by former state minister Om Prakash Rajbhar, president of Suheldev Bhartiya Samaj Party, during his journey from Varanasi to Azamgarh via Jaunpur.
Samajwadi Party now trying to get rid of pro-muslim image
Addressing a press conference, Yadav announced that if elected to power, the part...
About 35 arrests, dozen FIRs as UP 'love jihad' law completes one month
Eight arrests were made from Etah, seven from Sitapur, four from Grea...
Akhilesh Yadav used Azamgarh for politics, but did nothing for its development: UP minister
Addressing an agriculture fair on the occasion of former prime minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee's birth anniversary, Suresh Rana asserted that the Centre's recent farm laws are in the interest of farmers and accused the Opposition of "misleading" farmers protesting against the legislations.
UP govt not carrying out development works in Azamgarh as I represent it: Akhilesh
Alleging that law and order in Uttar Pradesh has turned from bad to worse, Akhilesh Yadav said the National Human Rights Commission has sent the maximum number of its notices to the state for violations.
BSP starts preparing for upcoming Uttar Pradesh polls
People in the know said the BSP was trying to restore its old support base among the Most Backward Castes (MBCs), particularly in East UP. “Our state president, Bhim Rajbjarji, visits different assembly seats and holds talks with party workers to woo the MBC voters,” one of the people told ET.
Dalits continuously facing harassment under Adityanath govt: Priyanka Gandhi Vadra
The Congress leader also mentioned about alleged cases of atrocities on the Dalits in Kanpur, Lalitpur and Azamgarh districts.
Main accused among three persons arrested in Ballia firing incident
The main accused, Dhirendra Singh, was arrested by the UP Special Task Force from state capital Lucknow, while the other two accused were nabbed in Vaishali area of Ballia city, they said.
Uttar Pradesh: Helicopter crashes in Azamgarh, trainee pilot killed
A person was killed after a helicopter carrying 4 people crashed in Uttar Pradesh's Azamgarh district on Monday. Police and local authoritie...
BSP activates Uttar Pradesh ground-level teams
“We are currently looking for leaders in the party who can properly handle the BSP affairs in different districts,” a source in BSP said. The party’s functionaries, who would be based in different districts, would be responsible for the constitution of the party’s different committees at the ground level, he said.
Known for Banarasi sarees, UP town gets new identity as coronavirus hotspot
Looms here were shut since March 22 to check the spread of coronavirus, however, after COVID-19 cases were found in Chaksikathi locality an April 11, the entire town was sealed, a weaver said. Left with no means to earn a livelihood, thousands of weavers are scraping the bottom of the barrel as their meagre savings have almost exhausted.
Uttar Pradesh: Priyanka Gandhi interacts with anti-CAA women protesters in Azamgarh
Congress General Secretary Priyanka Gandhi Vadra met and interacted with protesters holding demonstration against Citizenship Amendment Act ...
Raising voice in democracy not a crime: Priyanka Gandhi
Several Muslim women had staged a protest at Maulana Jauhar Park area last week against the Citizenship (Amendment) Act and the National Register of Citizens (NRC) but were forcibly removed by police.
UP police files FIR against 135, arrests 20 for anti-CAA protests in Azamgarh
"FIR has been registered against 35 named and over 100 unidentified persons involved in anti-CAA protests on Tuesday near Jauhar park in Bilariaganj area. Of them 20 have been arrested," Superintendent of Police, Triveni Singh, said.
Anti-CAA protesters 'chased away' in Varanasi; demonstrations in Rae Bareli, Azamgarh
Police "chased away" the women and youth who had descended on the Varanasi's Baniabagh ground on Thursday in protest against the CAA amid reports of similar demonstrations from Rae Bareli and Azamgarh.