Farmers' protest updates: UP govt tells Ghazipur protesters to clear site; 'ready to face bullets but sit-in will continue', says BKU
A protest in the Baghpat district of Uttar Pradesh was also vacated on Wednesday. Farmers at Baghpat accused the police of using lathicharge to disperse the agitators, but the police said that the site was cleared after talks with the farmers
A man named Faisal Khan was arrested and sent to 14 days in judicial custody for offering namaz on the premises of a Mathura temple on Monday
Sanjay Khokhar was the district president of the BJP for three years and was removed from the post before the 2019 Lok Sabha elections
Delhi records season's worst air quality as overall AQI stands at 315; SC-mandated EPCA expected to announce stricter remedial steps
Two days before Diwali, Delhi's air quality dropped to season's worst, with the decreased wind speed leading to accumulation of pollutants and affecting dispersion.
Satya Pal Malik likely to become first Lieutenant Governor of Jammu and Kashmir, Ladakh, say reports
Satya Pal Malik is likely to become the first Lieutenant Governor (L-G) for both Union Territories of Jammu and Kashmir and Ladakh.
District Magistrate Ajay Shankar Pandey and Senior Superintendent of Police Sudhir Kumar Singh took a chopper to hover all over the district and showered flower petals on kanwarias, said officials
Muslim cleric thrashed, forced to chant ‘Jai Shree Ram’ in UP’s Sarora village; FIR lodged, no arrests made so far
A Muslim cleric claimed that he was thrashed by a group of 10-12 boys and forced to chant 'Jai Shri Ram'. Based on the complained filed by Rahman, an FIR was registered in the matter. So far, no arrests have been made in the case.
Lok Sabha election 2019: As Western UP goes to poll, everybody wants a piece of Charan Singh; why? Who is he?
All the four parties in Uttar Pradesh — BJP, Congress, Samajwadi Party-BSP — invoke the name of Charan Singh and claim they are the legitimate successors of his legacy
Jats in western UP remain divided even as Ajit Singh, gathbandhan express confidence on turning tide against Modi
Jats in western Uttar Pradesh, whose voting preference usually set the trend in the state, and who had voted in favour of Narendra Modi in 2014 Lok Sabha polls, remain undecided a day before phase-I of polling begins for the Lok Sabha Election 2019
Lok Sabha polls: Rashtriya Lok Dal demands six seats in Uttar Pradesh alliance; seat-sharing decision expected on 15 January
In the 2014 Lok Sabha elections, the Rashtriya Lok Dal (RLD) failed to win a single seat and polled only 0.86 percent votes.
Giriraj Singh stokes controversy by pitching for population control law for all religions, says revoke voting rights of violators
Union minister Giriraj Singh Noida Tuesday advocated for a law to control the population in the country, noting that it was becoming an impediment for development and social harmony.
IAF aircraft crashes at Ranchad village in Uttar Pradesh's Baghpat district; both pilots on-board eject safely
An Air India Force (IAF) micro-light plane crashed in Baghpat on Friday. According to the police, both the pilots were ejected from the aircraft and were not injured.
Akhtar, resident of Badarkha village under Chhaprauli police station area, switched over to Hinduism on Monday along with family members and subsequently submitted an affidavit to the area sub-divisional magistrate, testifying to their voluntary change of religion, officials said.
Muslim man participating in Kanwar yatra stopped from offering namaz in Uttar Pradesh, police arrest 3 people
"I had gone to Haridwar as a Kanwar. On Friday, when I went to a mosque in Uttar Pradesh, some people assaulted me and stopped me from offering namaz", said Babu Khan.
WATCH: Adityanath govt goes out of its way for Kanwariyas; UP top cop Prashant Kumar showers flowers on them from helicopter
Prashant Kumar, the Additional Director General of Uttar Pradesh police (Meerut zone) showered rose petals on the Kanwariyas from a helicopter on Wednesday, after Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath did the same earlier this month.
Student killed, six others injured in school bus-truck collision on Delhi-Yamunotri highway in Baghpat district
One child died in a collision between a school bus and a truck on the Delhi-Yamunotri highway in Baghpat district on Saturday morning.
Uttar Pradesh youths forced to pelt stones in Jammu and Kashmir, says police; UP Anti-Terrorism Squad to probe matter
Some Uttar Pradesh men who had found jobs in Pulwama in Jammu and Kashmir have claimed they were made to pelt stones at security forces there.
BJP sets tone for 'Narendra Modi vs rest' campaign as Opposition's attempts at 'unity' seem fragile, desperate
The BJP's 2019 poll pitch appears to have begun as it builds a narrative of Opposition leaders coming together against Narendra Modi in desperation.
The Congress hit out at Narendra Modi, saying that while he spoke of development at Baghpat, a farmer died protesting the non-payment of sugarcane dues.
Narendra Modi lashes out at Congress after expressway inauguration, says 'development of country is joke for them'
Prime Minister Narendra Modi on 27 May launched a scathing attack on Opposition Congress for spreading "lies and rumours" on issues ranging from dilution of anti-Dalit atrocities law to farmer issues, saying people who are used to worshipping a family have started opposing the country in their zeal to oppose Modi.