West Bengal polls: BJP, Muslim-led parties hope to unseat TMC as religious polarisation gains ground
Bengal is not like any other state of India when it comes to Hindu-Muslim politics. Both Hindu and Muslim religious politics have deep roots here, going back to the first Partition of Bengal in 1905.
Over the past year, the Uttar Pradesh police's response to a number of brutal crimes has cast serious doubt over its efforts to curb offences against women
In February, the Allahabad High Court had instructed the UP Election Commission to conduct the civic body polls by 30 April
The Uttar Pradesh Prohibition of Unlawful Religious Conversion Bill, 2021, was passed after a voice vote in the state Assembly
The budget has also made a provision of Rs 101 crore for the development of the Ayodhya airport, to be named Maryada Purshotam Shriram Airport
Though the Kerala High Court had made remarks against 'love jihad'' in 2009, the state government has done nothing to check it, Adityanath claimed while inaugurating the state-wide "Vijay Yatra"
UP DGP Hitesh Chandra Awasthi also said that the cause of death of the two teenagers could not be ascertained and that the police is taking the help of forensic experts and looking into all possibilities
The Uttar Pradesh government is planning to set up the scheme at the divisional level in the first phase
Sharjeel Usmani will be arrested for Elgar Parishad speech from wherever he is, says Maharashtra home minister
Meanwhile, Maharashtra BJP president Chandrakant Patil wrote to Uttar Pradesh chief minister Yogi Adityanath, urging him to give orders to authorities in his state to file an FIR against Usmani
Uttar Pradesh chief minister Yogi Adityanath announced a financial assistance of Rs 2 lakh for the kin of the deceased and Rs 50,000 for those injured
During Mayawati's term as chief minister in 2011, the Assembly had passed a proposal for a four-way split into Bundelkhand, Purvanchal, Awadh Pradesh and Paschim Pradesh
Sonu Nigam, in his interaction to Yogi Adityanath, has reportedly expressed his wish to present a brick for the Lord Ram temple construction in Ayodhya.
Savarkar's portrait in UP Legislative Council gallery sparks row; Congress MLC writes to Chairman seeking its removal
Deepak Singh said Savarkar's photo is an insult to all freedom fighters who continued to bear torture and kept fighting for Independence
Lal Bahadur Shastri birth anniversary: Political leaders commemorate ex-PM who coined slogan of 'Jai Jawan Jai Kisan'
Shastri was born in Varanasi in Uttar Pradesh on 2 October, 1904 and passed away on 11 January, 1966 after suffering a massive heart attack in Russia's Tashkent, where he signed a peace agreement between India and Pakistan post the 1965 war.
The NCW team said the woman was the sole breadwinner in her family, and that the accused had planned the action as they had lured her to the temple via a phone call
The Uttar Pradesh chief minister also announced a financial assistance of Rs 10 lakh for the families of the deceased
An NDRF team has been rushed to the spot. Yogi Adityanath has announced financial assistance of Rs 2 lakh for the kin of the deceased
'UP has become epicentre of hate politics': Over 100 ex-civil servants write to Yogi Adityanath, seek withdrawal of 'love jihad' ordinance
"You can pose no greater threat to the nation than by turning its own citizens against one another, a conflict that can only serve the country’s enemies," the ex-civil servants wrote in their letter to Yogi Adityanath
UP's 'love jihad' ordinance completes one month; more than one arrest per day recorded in past 30 days
Nearly a dozen FIRs have been lodged since the Prohibition of Unlawful Conversion of Religion Ordinance, 2020, was notified