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  • Uttar Pradesh government for single window helpline for quick response to crime 11 hours 23 minutes ago

    Ghaziabad: Uttar Pradesh government is mulling a 'single window' helpline for quick response to crime or medical emergency in the state, a senior official said on Friday. Venkat Changavalli, adviser to UP chief minister, briefed the officers about concept of establishment of an integrated control room at Lucknow for which survey...
  • Living it up: Prevent heart attack or myocardial infarction 6 days ago

    In this episode of 'Living It Up', experts comment on heart attacks or myocardial infarction. 25 per cent of heart attack deaths occur in people less than 40. India is soon to become the heart attack capital of the world. ...
  • Delhi Waveriders play Punjab Warriors, Ranchi Rays take on UP Wizards in HIL semi-finals 1 week ago

    New Delhi: After four weeks of non-stop action, the 3rd Hockey India League will reach its crescendo with debutants Ranchi Rays and UP Wizards locking horns in the first semi-final while defending champions Delhi Waveriders take on Punjab Warriors in the second match on Saturday. Punjab Warriors emerged as the team...
  • Mumbai University V-C Rajan Welukar removed for not qualifying for post February 19, 2015

    Mumbai: Mumbai University Vice Chancellor Rajan Welukar on Thursday was removed from his post after being found that he did not qualify for the post. The Bombay High Court, while hearing petitions challenging the essential eligibility qualification of Welukar, had directed the University to set up a search committee to reconsider...
  • Taj Mahotsava begins on Wednesday in Agra February 17, 2015

    Agra: The 10-day long annual Taj Mahotsava, a cultural extravaganza, will kick off in Agra on Wednesday. Divisional Commissioner Pradip Bhatnagar, the chairman of the Taj Mahotsava organising committee, told that state Cabinet Minister Aridaman Singh will inaugurate the Mahotsava. The theme of the Mahotsava would be "Sanskriti ka...
  • Muslim group demands SIT probe into 1992 Ayodhya riots in Uttar Pradesh February 17, 2015

    Uttar Pradesh: A Muslim group has asked the Uttar Pradesh government to set up Special Investigation Team (SIT) to probe the 1992 Ayodhya riots post Babri mosque demolition. The demand has come after Akhilesh Yadav-led Samajwadi Party government announced an additional compensation of Rs 5 lakh to the victims of 1984...
  • Kim Kardashian: I really love and respect what I do on 'Keeping Up With the Kardashians' February 17, 2015

    Los Angeles: Reality TV star Kim Kardashian, who has been participating in strange photoshoots of late, says she's not doing it to distance herself from her family's reality show 'Keeping Up With the Kardashians'. The 34-year-old has participated in an increasing number of photoshoots in the past year, and rumours had...
  • India's victory over Pakistan sparks clash in UP district February 16, 2015

    Lucknow: Members of two communities clashed in Ballia district of Uttar Pradesh after India defeated Pakistan in the World Cup 2015 group match, police said on Monday. Cricket supporters from a community were angry after some Indian cricket team fans started bursting crackers and danced on the roads. Some youths started...
  • A new app that can turn you into a supermodel at the touch of a button February 16, 2015

    New York: If you have always wished to possess looks that would make the opposite sex go weak in their knees, here is an app for you. The app claims to transform you into a supermodel at the touch of a button. YouCam Makeup lets its users virtually transform themselves into their...
  • UP Roadways to provide wi-fi service in air-conditioned buses February 15, 2015

    Ghaziabad: Uttar Pradesh Roadways has decided to provide wi-fi internet facility to the passengers traveling in its low cost air-conditioned bus service 'Janrath' for which they will be charged. "In the first phase, Uttar Pradesh State Road Transport Corporation (UPSTRC) will equip its 10 air-conditioned 'Janrath' buses with wi-fi systems for...
  • UP: Rise in swine flu cases in Lucknow, CM warns doctors February 15, 2015

    Lucknow: With sharp rise in cases of swine flu in the state capital, Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav on Sunday reviewed the situation and warned doctors and health department staff that any negligence would not be tolerated. Seven new cases of patients suffering from H1N1 virus were reported, taking the...
  • Living it Up: Mental illness is critically linked with diabetes February 14, 2015

    One of the banes of urban life, is the accompanying stress and anxiety resulting from various triggers. Depression, one of the most common mental illnesses is predicted to affect 20 per cent of the Indian population by 2020. ...
  • Social activist slams UP government asks to remove, replace tainted minister February 14, 2015

    Muzaffarnagar (UP): Alleging that an Uttar Pradesh minister against whom a complaint is pending before the Lokayukta has been putting pressure on witnesses, social activist Nutan Thakur on February 14 demanded that the minister be either removed or replaced to ensure a free and fair inquiry. Thakur said it is necessary...
  • As it happened: World Cup warm-up: Misbah guides Pakistan to win over England February 11, 2015

    (For Live Blog, scroll down to the bottom of the page) Toss Reports: New Zealand won the toss and elected to bat against South Africa at Christchurch. Sri Lanka won the toss and elected to bat against Zimbabwe at Lincoln. Teams: Sri Lanka: Quinton de Kock (wk), Hashim Amla, Rilee Rossouw, AB de Villiers...
  • HIL: Dabang Mumbai have tough task against UP Wizards February 10, 2015

    Mumbai: After ending their victory drought on Sunday, Dabang Mumbai have a formidable task on hand when they take on Uttar Pradesh Wizards in their Hockey India League first leg clash at the Mahindra Stadium on Wednesday. The 2-1 win over cellar outfit Kalinga Lancers two days ago, after three losses...
  • Watch: What would happen if 'Breaking Bad' and 'Andaz Apna Apna' had a mash up February 9, 2015

    There are a lot of similarities between 'Breaking Bad' and 'Andaz Apna Apna', if you look closely. Both have an odd couple who are constantly bickering and yet remain inseparable, and have some difficulty in differentiating between right and wrong at times. Both have gangsters in it who are pretty...
  • England crush West Indies in World Cup warm-up February 9, 2015

    Chris Woakes took five for 19 as England claimed a comfortable nine-wicket victory in their first official World Cup warm-up match after dismissing a hapless West Indies for 122 in 29.3 overs on Monday. Openers Moeen Ali (46) and Ian Bell (35 not out) took England more than halfway to their...
  • As it happened: World Cup warm-ups: Sohaib Maqsood takes Pakistan to 3-wicket win over Bangladesh February 9, 2015

    (For Live updates, scroll down to the bottom of the page) World Cup, warm-up match 2: South Africa won the toss against Sri Lanka and elected to field first. World Cup, warm-up match 3: New Zealand won the toss and elected to field first against Zimbabwe. ...
  • Living It Up: Options available to a cancer patient February 8, 2015

    In this episode of 'Living It Up', Oncologist, Dr Sameer Karl tells what are the options available to a cancer patient. ...
  • As it happened: India vs Australia, World Cup warm-up February 8, 2015

    (For Live Blog, scroll down to the bottom of the page) Brief Preview: India will have to recover quickly from the blow of losing pace spearhead Ishant Sharma even as the fitness of Rohit Sharma, Bhuvneshwar Kumar and Ravindra Jadeja will be under spotlight as they take on hosts Australia in...
  • World Cup warm-up: Spotlight on fitness as India take on Australia February 7, 2015

    Adelaide: India will have to recover quickly from the blow of losing pace spearhead Ishant Sharma even as the fitness of Rohit Sharma, Bhuvneshwar Kumar and Ravindra Jadeja will be under spotlight as they take on hosts Australia in the opening warm-up game of the ICC World Cup. The defending champions...
  • Ireland lose to Sydney club side in World Cup warm-up February 7, 2015

    Sydney: Giantkillers Ireland found the tables turned on them as they were well-beaten by a Sydney club side in a World Cup warm-up match on Friday. Ireland, who have enjoyed memorable wins over Pakistan and England at recent World Cups, went down to a five-wicket defeat by Randwick Petersham in...
  • Typo or intentional? Aarya Babbar promises to treat you like an 'angle' in his debut novel. True story February 5, 2015

    The who's who of television and film fraternity were present for the book launch of former 'Bigg Boss 8' contestant Aarya Babbar's debut novel 'My Fiancee, Me & #I fu**ed up'. While everybody was busy posing and smiling at the cameras, nobody seemed to notice THIS: ...
  • All Men Must Dine: Fans can now eat at the 'Game of Thrones' pop-up restaurant in London February 5, 2015

    London: Fans of the popular TV series "Game of Thrones" can dine like the show's characters at a pop-up restaurant themed around a meeting of the Small Council. The All Men Must Dine experience, which will take place at boutique hotel Andaz in Liverpool Street here, has been organised to mark...
  • Living It Up: Hormonal imbalance among Indian women February 1, 2015

    In this episode of 'Living It Up', we answer all the hormonal imbalance related quarries. ...
  • Hosts Kalinga Lancers will eye revenge against UP Wizards January 30, 2015

    Bhubaneswar: Kalinga Lancers will have revenge on their minds as they lock horns with Uttar Pradesh Wizards in a league match of the Hockey India League (HIL) on Saturday. The Lancers suffered a disheartening 1-5 defeat against Uttar Pradesh Wizards in their previous encounter at Lucknow and the hosts are practicing...
  • 'Hawaizaada' declared tax free in Uttar Pradesh January 29, 2015

    Lucknow: The makers of upcoming Bollywood film 'Hawaizaada' have thanked the Uttar Pradesh government for deciding to exempt their movie from entertainment tax. 'Hawaizaada' has been directed by Vibhu Puri and stars Ayushmann Khurrana, Mithun Chakraborty and Pallavi Sharda in pivotal roles. The decision to make the film tax free was taken...
  • HIL: UP Wizards hold defending champions Delhi Waveriders to a draw January 23, 2015

    Lucknow: Defending champions Delhi Waveriders were held to a 2-2 draw by Uttar Pradesh Wizards in a high-voltage Hero Hockey India League match at Major Dhyan Chand Stadium here on Friday. After a barren first quarter, the opening goal of the match was scored in the second quarter when Uttar Pradesh...
  • Delhi Waveriders take on UP Wizards in HIL January 22, 2015

    Lucknow: Delhi Waveriders will look to launch their title defence on a positive note against hosts Uttar Pradesh Wizards in their opening match of the third Hockey India League on Friday. The last time both the teams met, it was the semi-finals of the second edition of the HIL where Delhi...