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  • High level search for Azam Khan's buffaloes ends, 3 officers transferred February 3, 2014

    Lucknow: The Uttar Pradesh Police has finally tracked down Minister Azam Khan's stolen buffaloes. The Samajwadi Party leader's seven buffaloes had gone missing from his farmhouse in Rampur on the intervening night of Friday and Saturday. It is being informed that three police officials are facing transfer due to the incident. A...
  • Wife, brother of jailed former BSP leader Kushwaha join SP July 13, 2013

    Lucknow: In a dramatic development, Uttar Pradesh's ruling Samajwadi Party (SP) on Saturday inducted the wife and brother of former Bahujan Samaj Party leader and minister Babu Singh Kushwaha, arrested in the NRHM scam, into the party. While the SP chief Mulayam Singh Yadav was supposed to address a press meet...
  • Azam Khan accuses Khurshid of hatching a conspiracy April 28, 2013

    New York: Uttar Pradesh Minister Azam Khan, who was briefly detained on Wednesday at a US airport, on Sunday accused External Affairs Minister Salman Khurshid of hatching a "conspiracy" to defame him outside India. He even claimed that a call on continuation of Samajwadi Party's support to the UPA government...
  • Is our elected class drunk on power? October 12, 2012

    A Congress MP waved a gun at a toll staff while a UP minister was accused of abducting a medical officer. ...
  • UP Minister tries to abduct Chief Medical Officer October 10, 2012

    New Delhi: In a bizarre case of kidnapping which shows why hooliganism is still a major challenge in Uttar Pradesh, a Samajwadi Party Minister allegedly abducted the Chief Medical Officer of Gonda in an attempt to force his friends’ names into the list of contractual doctors under the National Rural...
  • Plane with UP minister on board skids off runway September 22, 2012

    New Delhi: Uttar Pradesh Minister Shivpal Yadav on Saturday had a miraculous escape when a small plane carrying him skidded off the runway after landing at the IGI airport in Delhi. The incident took place at around 12 noon when the plane skidded off the runway after landing and the nose-wheel...
  • Trouble for Maya; BSP MLA accused of murder February 7, 2011

    New Delhi: Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Mayawati's ministers are giving her enough reason to worry. After the Banda MLA accused of rape, another minister has been accused of murder and abduction. Family members of the victims blocked her convoy in Aligarh demanding action. They want the Uttar Pradesh chief minister to...
  • Two arrested in UP minister attack case July 15, 2010

    Allahabad: UP Police on Thursday arrested two associates of a jailed local Samajwadi Party leader for their alleged involvement in the bomb attack on state minister Nand Gopal Gupta on Monday. "We have arrested Rajesh Yadav and Kripanand Pandey, both of whom have confessed during interrogation their complicity in planting the...
  • Injured UP minister said to be out of danger July 13, 2010

    Lucknow: Uttar Pradesh minister Nand Gopal Gupta alias Nandi, who was critically injured in a bomb blast in Allahabad, is "conscious and out of danger", doctors said here on Tuesday. Nandi, the minister for finance (stamps and registrations), was flown in a state plane from the Jeevan Jyoti Hospital in Allahabad...