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  • Subrata Roy tenders apology to SC 27-02-2014 03:44 PM

    Lucknow: Sahara India chief Subrata Roy evaded arrest despite a non-bailable arrest warrant by the Supreme Court against him as Uttar Pradesh Police failed to locate him. UP Police officials who had gone to Roy's residence in Sahara Shaher said that they could not arrest him as he was not...
  • Hold LS polls in UP under Central forces: Congress to EC 26-02-2014 08:38 PM

    Alleging the Samajwadi Party-led government in Uttar Pradesh was carrying out large-scale transfer of administrative officials ahead of Lok Sabha polls, the Congress today demanded holding of elections in the state under watchful eyes of the Central forces. "Ahead of Lok Sabha elections, the UP government has been carrying out...
  • UP government says will look into Rita Bahuguna's house arson case 25-02-2014 11:55 PM

    Congress leader Rita Bahuguna Joshi on Tuesday alleged that a charge sheet was "deliberately" not being filed in her house arson case involving some BSP leaders, prompting the Uttar Pradesh government to assure her that they will look into the matter. "We will look into the matter and will go...
  • Azam Khan's buffalo-theft incident lightens UP Assembly mood 24-02-2014 10:19 PM

    Amid heated debates, light moments were witnessed in UP Assembly on Monday as Opposition leader Swami Prasad Maurya raked up Minister Azam Khan's buffalo-theft incident to highlight the worsening condition of law and order in the state. Speaking on the dismal law and order situation in the state, Maurya told...
  • Cong to push anti-graft ordinance, but may give Kalmadi, Chavan LS tickets 24-02-2014 10:02 PM

    New Delhi: Acting on Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi's wish list, the UPA government is taking the ordinance route to push through more anti-corruption legislations ahead of the general elections. While an ordinance could be brought later this week, CNN-IBN has learnt that the Congress is also considering giving tickets...
  • UP Assembly drowns in din over Muzaffarnagar riots 24-02-2014 02:39 PM

    BJP and BSP members on Monday tried to corner Uttar Pradesh government over the number of riots in the state and rehabilitation of Muzaffarnagar riot victims leading to a din and adjournment of the state Assembly. The matter was raised during Question Hour by Congress member Anugrah Narain Singh, who...
  • Policeman shoots at waiter for being asked to drink liquor outside hotel premises 21-02-2014 03:31 PM

    A police official shot at a waiter in Uttar Pradesh's Kanpur city when he was asked not to drink liquor in the restaurant premises since the eatery did not have a permit. The victim Inderjeet (33) was rushed to a hospital where he was stated to be in critical condition....
  • Akhilesh asks police to restore confidence in people 19-02-2014 07:18 PM

    Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav on Tuesday said law and order problem should be addressed in a manner so as to restore people's confidence in the police. Addressing IPS Officers on the conclusion of Police Week at his official residence, he stressed on improving the image of the police...
  • Incredible make-up skills? Girl turns her face into a scary, wooden doll mask 19-02-2014 03:49 PM

    With more than five million views so far, these viral photos have gone viral. A girl does an amazing job of making herself to look like a scary, wooden doll using make-up. We agree it's a bit early to prepare for Halloween, but a little practice never hurt anyone, right?...
  • Johnny Depp honoured at Make-up and Hair Stylists Guild awards 17-02-2014 11:30 AM

    Los Angeles: In an awards season that seems to have a ceremony for every facet of filmmaking, the Make-up and Hair Stylists Guild awards returned after a 10-year hiatus with an award for Johnny Depp. The actor received the first ever distinguished artisan award for his work in films like...
  • Congress writes to EC on issue of transfer of UP officials 15-02-2014 08:46 PM

    Uttar Pradesh Congress chief Nirmal Khatri has written to Election Commission expressing concern over what he said was the growing number of transfers being carried out by the state government in the run up to Lok Sabha elections. "The Lok Sabha elections are (to be held later this year) and...
  • Bruce Jenner not quitting 'Keeping up with the Kardashians' 15-02-2014 10:39 AM

    Los Angeles: Olympian Bruce Jenner has called reports of him quitting TV show 'Keeping Up With The Kardashians' as "fabricated". The 64-year-old revealed he is shooting for the ninth season of the show and is looking forward to the coming seasons too, reported E! online. "The reports of me quitting...
  • UP treasure hunt yielded glass bangles, bones: Union minister 12-02-2014 07:57 PM

    Glass bangles, iron nails and bones make up all that was yielded in the dig at the site in Unnao district of Uttar Pradesh where a seer had claimed a treasure of gold was buried, Parliament was told on Wednesday. Replying to a question in Rajya Sabha on the dig...
  • HIL: Kalinga Lancers look to upset UP Wizards 12-02-2014 07:20 PM

    Bhubneswar: Debutants Kalinga Lancers would be desperate to score a sweet revenge over the Uttar Pradesh Wizards and give their home fans something to cheer about in a return leg match of the Hockey India League 2014 between the two sides, here on Thursday. The Lancers had lost 1-3 to...
  • CBI probe into NREGA funds must start, Jairam Ramesh tells CM 12-02-2014 02:36 PM

    Union Minister Jairam Ramesh has shot off another letter to Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav seeking early implementation of the Allahabad High Court order on CBI inquiry into misappropriation of funds under the NREGA. While recalling his earlier correspondence to the Chief Minister, in a fresh letter issued on...
  • UP Berozgaar Sangh members clash with police over wanting to meet CM 11-02-2014 07:49 AM

    A scuffle took place between police and members of an organisation of unemployed people outside the Chandra Shekhar Azad AgricultureUniversity in Kanpur, just before the arrival of Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav for the convocation ceremony of the university. Nearly 40 members of 'Uttar Pradesh Berozgaar Sangh' led by its president...
  • UP Wizards beat Kalinga Lancers 3-1, jump to third in table 09-02-2014 06:39 PM

    Lucknow: Uttar Pradesh Wizards coasted to comfortable 3-1 win over debutants Kalinga Lancers and jumped to the third position in the second edition of Hero Hockey India League here on Sunday. UP Wizards scored two goals in the first two quarters while their third goal came just seconds from the...
  • Delhi Waveriders beat UP Wizards 4-3 in HIL 08-02-2014 07:52 PM

    Lucknow: Delhi Waveriders continued their impressive run in the second edition of Hero Hockey India League as they beat Uttar Pradesh Wizards 4-3 in a high-scoring match to extend their lead at the top of the points table. The match at Major Dhyan Chand Hockey Stadium here was expected to...
  • With 21 crore people don't expect good law and order in UP: Mulayam 07-02-2014 08:42 PM

    In remarks that are likely to trigger a row, SP chief Mulayam Singh Yadav on Friday said how can there be a good law and order in Uttar Pradesh when its population is more than 21 crore. When reporters asked the party chief about law and order problems in UP...
  • UP Wizards host Delhi Waveriders in a battle of equals 07-02-2014 04:58 PM

    Lucknow: Leaders Delhi Waveriders will look to consolidate their numero uno position in the points table when they face an evenly-matched Uttar Pradesh Wizards in an away league match of the second Hero Hockey India League at the Major Dhyan Chand Stadium, here on Saturday. The Waveriders are presently atop...
  • India to play two warm-up games before ICC World T20 05-02-2014 08:04 PM

    Dubai: India will play two warm-up games before their opening match of the ICC World Twenty20 to be held in Bangladesh next month, according the schedule announced by the world body on Wednesday. A total of 16 warm-up matches will be played in the men's event, including eight ahead of...
  • Now, UIDAI to enroll in UP, Bihar, Chhattisgarh, Uttarakhand 04-02-2014 09:03 PM

    The government on Tuesday asked the UIDAI, which issues unique identification numbers to residents, to start enrolments in four more states - Uttar Pradesh, Bihar, Chhattisgarh and Uttarakhand. "It was decided that in four States, which are, Uttar Pradesh, Bihar, Chhattisgarh and Uttarakhand, UIDAI will carry out the enrolment exercise...
  • Australia's Test warm-up in South Africa cancelled 03-02-2014 04:26 PM

    Cape Town: Australia's only warm-up fixture ahead of the three-match Test series against South Africa has been cancelled after torrential rain in Potchefstroom left little chance of play. The four-day match against a South African Invitational XI was due to be played between Wednesday to Saturday, but with conditions unlikely...
  • India vs NZ XI: Rohit, Rahane score fifties as warm-up game ends in a draw 03-02-2014 10:59 AM

    Whangarei: The Indian top-order failed to convert good starts but Rohit Sharma and Ajinkya Rahane struck morale-boosting fifties ahead of the Test series as the visiting team's two-day practice match against New Zealand XI ended in a tame draw on Monday. India batted out the second day, finishing at 313...
  • High level search for Azam Khan's buffaloes ends, 3 officers transferred 03-02-2014 08:16 AM

    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...
  • As it happened: India vs NZ XI, warm-up match 03-02-2014 01:12 AM

    9:38 a.m. Rohit Sharma and Ajinkya Rahane scored fifties as India after tea declared at 313 for 7. R Ashwin fell for 46 while Ambati Rayudu remained unbeaten on 49 as the match ended in a draw. 8:10 a.m. Tea break. Good workout for Rohit (59*) and Rahane (60*). Both...
  • UP Wizards, Punjab Warriors play out 2-2 draw in HIL 02-02-2014 06:42 PM

    Lucknow: Uttar Pradesh Wizards and Jaypee Punjab Warriors finished 2-2 to register the first draw of the second edition of Hero Hockey India League (HHIL) at the Dhyan Chand Stadium here on Sunday. It was a free-flowing contest between two evenly-matched teams. The game was a treat for the fans...
  • As it happened: Warm-up game, New Zealand XI vs India, Day 1 02-02-2014 02:40 AM

    11 a.m. (IST): Shikhar Dhawan (16*) and Murali Vijay (19*) have safely negotiated the 14-over period before stumps in Whangarei to take India to 41 for 0...
  • Kim wants daughter North on Kardashian's reality show 31-01-2014 05:57 PM

    Los Angeles: Socialite Kim Kardashian, who came into the limelight with her reality show "Keeping Up With The Kardashians", is keen to have her daughter North West featured on the show as well. The show's executive producer, Ryan Seacrest is said to have requested Kim to allow North on the...
  • Kim Kardashian, Kanye West's wedding to be televised? 31-01-2014 10:47 AM

    Los Angeles: Socialite Kim Kardashian's much anticipated wedding to her rapper fiance Kanye West will reportedly be televised and shown on her reality series 'Keeping Up with the Kardashians'. The 33-year-old socialite, who has a daughter North with West, apparently persuaded the rapper to televise their big day, reported Radar...