UP

  • EC working as per Congress's directives, will move court: Azam Khan 13-04-2014 02:55 PM

    Rampur: Senior Samajwadi Party leader Azam Khan who has two FIRs filed against him for the alleged hate speech delivered by him at two different occasions alleged that the Election Commission was working as per the directives of the Congress. Khan who has been banned by the EC from holding...
  • Baroda, Uttar Pradesh to clash in Syed Mushtaq Ali T20 final 12-04-2014 08:01 PM

    Mumbai: Uttar Pradesh and Baroda on Saturday qualified for the Syed Mushtaq Ali All India T20 final by topping their respective groups on the basis of better net run rate after finishing equal on points with Goa and Kerala. UP defeated Haryana by six wickets by riding on Prashant Gupta's...
  • When I have my wig cap on and I'm taping my face, it's meditation for me: Lady Gaga 12-04-2014 05:13 PM

    Los Angeles: Singer Lady Gaga uses facelift tape to pull the skin around her cheekbones and neck in a bid to look younger. The 28-year-old singer says she uses the sticky stuff most of the days to help shape her face, even if she risks damaging it, reports mirror.co.uk. Explaining...
  • Gujarat beat UP by 34 runs in Syed Mushtaq Ali trophy 11-04-2014 06:09 PM

    Rajkot: Priyank Panchal's all-round performance helped Gujarat beat Uttar Pradesh by 34 runs in the Syed Mushtaq Ali trophy Group A match here on Friday. Electing to bat first, Gujarat made 184 runs for the loss of four wickets and then bundled out Uttar Pradesh for 150 at the Saurashtra...
  • UP Election Yatra: Congress aims for re-election in Rampur, Moradabad 11-04-2014 09:33 AM

    With elections round the corner, artisans of Moradabad are back in focus and attempts are being made to reach out to this constituency of voters. The town that welcomed the Congress nominee Mohammed Azharuddin in 2009 is completely disillusioned with the party and that could impact the chances of Noor...
  • High voter turnout in 91 seats in LS polls, crosses the 2009 mark 10-04-2014 09:53 PM

    New Delhi: Marking a considerably high voter turnout as compared to the 2009 Lok Sabha elections, India voted for 91 constituencies in 14 states and Union Territories which went to polls in the third and substantial phase on Thursday, with Chandigarh witnessing the highest percentage of 74. The national capital...
  • A Billion Votes: High turnout in phase 3 of Lok Sabha elections 10-04-2014 07:47 PM

    Polling ends in all 91 constituencies in 11 states and 3 union territories for phase 3 of Lok Sabha elections. High voter turnout so far in Kerala, moderate in Delhi, UP and Bihar. ...
  • Lok Sabha elections enter the big states, 91 seats vote across India 10-04-2014 12:04 AM

    Voting in one of the biggest phases of the current Lok Sabha election will take place in 91 Lok Sabha seats across India on Thursday. People will also simultaneously vote in the Assembly election in Odisha. The entire state of Kerala with 20 Lok Sabha seats, national capital Delhi with...
  • No fresh petition filed for bail cancellation of Muzaffarnagar riot accused 09-04-2014 03:30 PM

    No fresh application was moved by the UP government to High Court or lower court in connection with cancellation of bail of the 50 politicians accused in the Muzaffarnagar riots. District government counsel Dushyant Tyagi said no fresh application of cancellation of bail was moved in the High Court or...
  • EC seeks tape of BJP leader Amit Shah making the 'vote for revenge' remark 06-04-2014 09:09 AM

    New Delhi: Two days after the BJP leader Amit Shah stirred up a hornet's nest with his 'vote for revenge' remark, the Election Commission on Sunday asked for a tape showing the leader making the statement. Amit Shah, key Narendra Modi aide and BJP's Uttar Pradesh in-charge was in Muzaffarnagar...
  • UP: Two trains collide in Sonbhadra; 2 feared dead, five injured 03-04-2014 07:13 AM

    Sonbhadra: In a rear-end collision, two trains collided in Uttar Pradesh's Sonbhadra in the wee hours of Thursday leaving at least two dead and five others injured. The trains involved in the accident were Katni Passenger train and Varanasi-Shaktinagar Intercity Express. The incident took place near Obra in UP. "The...
  • Andhra Pradesh: BJP hopeful of tie-up with TDP 02-04-2014 03:51 PM

    BJP on Wednesday sounded hopeful of a tie-up with TDP in Andhra Pradesh, saying discussions between the two parties have been "good" but a final outcome is awaited. While equating alliances with marriages which involve long negotiations, party spokesperson Prakash Javadekar blamed the long delay in taking a final decision...
  • 'Veer' campaign: Grand finale 30-03-2014 03:00 PM

    Thumbs Up and Being Human Foundation, in association with CNN-IBN, launched the 'VEER' campaign on January 26 to empower the differently-abled. ...
  • UP government chargesheet to PWD Secretary for bad road 24-03-2014 10:39 PM

    Taking a strong view of bad shape of Delhi-Yumonotri Road in Saharanpur district, Uttar Pradesh government on Monday issued charge sheet to Principal Secretary, PWD and Director UP State Highway Development Authority. The government has also ordered suspension of other officials concerned, an official spokesman said. Orders for repairing the...
  • CJ Shanti highlights the neglected condition of Tuberculosis patients in Sukhrampur UP 24-03-2014 11:51 AM

    Sukhrampur, a nondescript village in Uttar Pradesh seems to be no politicians concern as the continued neglect of the increasing number of Tuberculosis patients suggest. This report has been produced by community correspondents of 'Khabar Lahariya', a content partner of the Citizen Journalist Show. ...
  • CJ Show: Khabar Lahariya report on Panchayat elections in UP 24-03-2014 11:06 AM

    Watch how a husband gets garlanded for her wife's success in Panchayat Elections in a UP village. This report has been produced by our partners 'Khabar Lahariya' a unique initiative enabling rural women to highlight the issues that matter to them. ...
  • 'Veer' campaign reaches milestone, raises Rs 1 crore in first leg 24-03-2014 10:55 AM

    Thumbs Up and Salman Khan's Being Human Foundation in association with CNN-IBN launched the 'Veer' campaign on January 26, empowering the differently-abled - and it has reached a milestone. Raising Rs 1 crore in the first leg, they hope this becomes a nation-wide movement. ...
  • Inflated electric bill shocks Ghaziabad consumer, turns CJ to fight his case 24-03-2014 10:40 AM

    In this report, CJ Aftab Ahmed is highlighting the erroneous electricity billing by the Ghaziabad electricity department. Aftab has been billed for more than four lakh rupees towards his monthly electricity charges which he claims is way above his usage. ...
  • Lok Sabha polls: Rahul Gandhi to address rallies in MP, UP today 22-03-2014 08:51 AM

    New Delhi: Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi, who is on the Lok Sabha election campaign, will be holding two election rallies on Saturday. The Congress's poll campaign chief will be first visiting Mandla district in Madhya Pradesh where he will be interacting with the tribals. Later in the day, Rahul...
  • Lok Sabha elections: Shiv Sena to field candidates in UP, Bihar 21-03-2014 01:44 PM

    Mumbai: Even as the Shiv Sena gave a breather to the BJP by deciding not to put up candidates against Narendra Modi and Rajnath Singh, it will contest the Lok Sabha elections on 20 seats in Uttar Pradesh and five in Bihar. "We have our alliance with BJP in Maharashtra,...
  • Veer: Polio-afflicted Joginder Singh Saluja is champion power lifter 21-03-2014 01:44 PM

    Aerated drink Thumbs Up has joined hands with its brand ambassador Salman's Being Human Foundation and CNN-IBN for the campaign, which has American India Foundation (AIF) as implementation partners. The initiative aims to reach out to PwDs with skill training and employment opportunities. It will also raise advocacy on issues...
  • Snapshot: Style alert! Anushka Sharma steps out in button-up jeans with no zipper 20-03-2014 11:34 AM

    If the ensembles she chooses to wear for her public outings and social events are anything to go, Anushka Sharma is certainly clear about her sense of style. So when Anushka, who will soon be seen in Aamir Khan's 'PK', was spotted wearing button-up jeans without a zipper, the style...
  • It's really hard to watch 'Keeping Up With The Kardashians': Khloe 19-03-2014 11:00 AM

    London: Reality TV star Khloe Kardashian has revealed that she found it difficult to watch 'Keeping Up With The Kardashians' after talking about her divorce on the show. The 29-year-old, who married professional basketball player Lamar Odom in 2009, filed for divorce in December last year amid allegations that he...
  • UP, the centre stage of 2014 Lok Sabha elections 18-03-2014 09:58 PM

    With the BJP fielding Narendra Modi in Varanasi and Samajwadi Party supremo Mulayam Singh contesting polls on two seats, Azamgarh and Mainpuri it seems as if Uttar Pradesh has taken centre stage of the 2014 Lok Sabha elections. ...
  • Lok Sabha polls: Mulayam Singh to contest from Azamgarh and Mainpuri 18-03-2014 04:33 PM

    New Delhi: Samajwadi Party chief Mulayam Singh Yadav is all set to contest from two seats in the forthcoming Lok Sabha elections in a bid to counter Bharatiya Janata Party prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi. Apart from his traditional Mainpuri seat in western UP, Mulayam Singh will also be contesting...
  • As it happened: World T20 warm-up, India vs Sri Lanka 17-03-2014 06:35 PM

    (For ball-by-ball commentary, scroll down to the bottom of the page) TOSS: India opt to field against Sri Lanka. Their confidence at its lowest ebb after continuous failures, a beleaguered India would look to pick up the pieces and make a fresh start when they take on an upbeat Sri...
  • Government warns LMRC officials against laxity in metro project 12-03-2014 04:57 PM

    A senior UP government official on Wednesday warned the Lucknow Metro Rail Corporation (LMRC) against adopting dilly-dallying tactics towards the project. Adviser, Uttar Pradesh government's External aided Projects Department, Madhukar Jetley, said,"No laxity or dilly-dallying on the part of officials will be tolerated in the project. Action will be taken...
  • Uttar Pradesh: Clashes between SP-BSP leaders, one killed 11-03-2014 07:07 PM

    Mahoba: Firing between leaders of the Samajwadi Party and Bahujan Samaj Party has left one dead and many others injured in Uttar Pradesh's Mahoba area. Clashes between BSP leader and former Uttar Pradesh Minister Badshah Singh and SP leaders turned ugly and resulted in the death of one person. Tension...
  • Ajay Mishra appointed as new SSP of Kanpur 10-03-2014 10:48 PM

    IPS officer Ajay Mishra, posted with Anti Terrorist Squad (ATS), was on Monday appointed as Senior Superintendent of Police (SSP) Kanpur. "Mishra has been appointed by the state government as new SSP of Kanpur. He was posted in ATS," IG, Law and OrderAmrendra Sengar told reporters in the district. SSP...