Alok Singh joins as first police commissioner of Noida
Singh, a 1995-batch Indian Police Service (IPS) officer, holds the rank of an ADG and was till last week serving as the Inspector General (IG) of police of Meerut Range. The Uttar Pradesh government had on Monday announced switching to the commissionerate system of policing for Lucknow and Noida, giving magisterial powers to the top cops in both cities.
Arvind Kejriwal, Gandhi's inciting riots: Amit Shah
Union Home Minister Amit Shah accused Delhi chief minister Arvind Kejriwal, Congress lead...
Gandhis not allowed to enter Meerut
The two had requested that they, along with another Congress leader, be allowed to meet the families, but...
Internet cut in parts of UP ahead of Friday prayers
Internet connectivity has been snapped in districts including Agra, Bulandshahr, Bijnor, Mathura, Saharanpur, Firozabad, Ghaziabad, Sambhal, Meerut and Sitapur till at least Friday evening.
UP Police did not open fire during anti-CAA protests: DGP O P Singh
The Uttar Pradesh Police chief on Saturday maintained that police did not open fire during the protests against the Citizenship Amendment Act, suggesting that those who died were caught in cross-firing between protesters.
Congress leaders supported abrogation of Article 370 in 1964
12 LS members spoke in debate on Article 370 and among those seven were Cong MPs.
100s of madrassas reject vaccination
This is because of wrong information being spread mainly over WhatsApp that the vaccine can make a child impotent.
UP boat tragedy: Authorities seek Army helicopter to trace 9 missing people
Yesterday, a woman died and nine other people went missing after the boat capsized in the river near Rajarampur village in Bijnor. There were 27 people on the boat.
In Bijnor, BJP banking on jats, MBCs, non-Jatav dalits and BSP on Muslims, Jatavs
In Bijnor, barring the two reserved seats, all BSP candidates are Muslims. SP has fielded four Muslims, giving hope to BJP that the minority votes will get divided.
Train to Benaras: Modi vs Priyanka, alliance fightback dominate talk
A major talking point in the train was if Priyanka Gandhi will contest from Varanasi against PM Modi.
How WhatsApp, Facebook are helping farmers prosper
More than 600,000 farmers are associated with Hoy Amhi Shetkari and the Facebook page has 500,000 followers.
One road in each UP urban local body to be named after Vajpayee: Adityanath
According to the Directorate of Local Bodies, there are 16 municipal corporations, 198 nagar palika parishads and 438 nagar panchayats in the state.
Biryani fuels the ballots: An easy-to-serve dish, appealing to workers
Whether its voters who are to be treated, or campaign workers sustained, all elections require food.
Higher budget and bigger ground: This year's Kumbh Mela is set to begin with a bang
To keep the river as clean as possible, the National Green Tribunal has banned commercial activity within 100 m of Ganga between Bijnore district and Unnao-Kanpur region.
Why missing this target may not be so bad after all
In UP, the highest amount of electrification - 23.7 lakh consumers was done by Poorvanchal Discom, covering east UP. The discom had a target of 42 lakh households.
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