BJP MLAs gives 'ultimatum' to UP on Kairana exodus

Fri, 06/17/2016 - 16:14

New Delhi, June 17 (IANS) Notwithstanding denials of any exodus of Hindus from Kairana town by the Uttar Pradesh government, BJP MLA Sangeet Som on Friday gave a 15-day 'ultimatum' to the state for the return of those who migrated from the town.


Tourism projects worth Rs 300 crore cleared for UP

Wed, 06/15/2016 - 00:06

New Delhi, June 15 (IANS) Trying to reach out to the religious pilgrims in Uttar Pradesh, the central government on Tuesday cleared tourism projects worth over Rs 300 crore


Amit Shah lunches with Dalit family in UP

Tue, 05/31/2016 - 17:20

Varanasi, May 31 (IANS) Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) President Amit Shah on Tuesday had lunch with a Dalit family here as part of the party's mass contact expansion programme ahead of next year's assembly elections in Uttar Pradesh.


Akhilesh meets PM over drought situation

Sat, 05/07/2016 - 14:12

New Delhi, May 7 (IANS) A day after the Samajwadi Party (SP) accused the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) of sending an empty water train to drought-hit Budelkhand region, Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav on Saturday met Prime Minister Narendra Modi to discuss the water crisis situation.


12 Jaish-e-Mohammed sympathisers held in Delhi, UP

Wed, 05/04/2016 - 10:42

New Delhi, May 4 (IANS) Twelve sympathisers of Pakistan-based Jaish-e-Mohammed (JeM) terrorist group have been detained in Delhi and Uttar Pradesh, a senior Delhi Police official said on Wednesday.