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UP constable shot dead by unidentified men  Nov 26, 10:00 am
Ghaziabad, Nov.26 (ANI): In a latest incident showing deteriorating law and order in the Uttar Pradesh, a police constable was shot dead by unidentified men for reportedly refusing to give them water for consuming alcohol, here on Wednesday night.
Many villages in UP lack basic 'power'  Nov 25, 11:42 am
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Azam backs Aamir's 'Hindu' wife's worry over growing intolerance  Nov 24, 4:37 pm
Lucknow, Nov.24 (ANI): Backing Bollywood actor Aamir Khan's comment over growing intolerance, Uttar Pradesh Minority Welfare Minister Azam Khan on Tuesday said the insecurity of his 'Hindu' wife over the present atmosphere in the country represents the plight of the common people.
Saharanpur: Rahul Gandhi to lead 'Kisan Padyatra' today  Nov 23, 9:02 am
Saharanpur, Nov. 23 (ANI): Congress vice-president Rahul Gandhi will interact with the sugarcane farmers and take part in a march to highlight their problems in Uttar Pradesh's Saharanpur district today.
'Under fire' Azam Khan says wanted to protect rape victim's 'dignity'  Nov 22, 5:24 pm
Mainpuri (Uttar Pradesh), Nov. 22 (ANI): Uttar Pradesh Minority Welfare Minister Azam Khan on Sunday clarified his remark on the Kanpur rape victim and said that he wanted to protect her 'dignity'.
Varanasi residents share a good laugh at annual owl festival  Nov 22, 4:23 pm
Varanasi (Uttar Pradesh), Nov.22 (ANI): Thousands of happy-go-lucky people flocked to Varanasi on Saturday to observe the annual 'Ulook Mahotsava' or Owl Festival, an event for cracking jokes on virtually anything.
Mulayam cuts cake to kick-start his 76th birthday celebrations  Nov 21, 10:24 pm
Saifai (Uttar Pradesh), Nov. 21 (ANI): Samajwadi Party (SP) chief Mulayam Singh Yadav on Saturday cut a cake to kick- start extravagant celebrations being planned on the occasion of his 76th birthday tomorrow.
Congress to contest UP elections on its own  Nov 21, 5:00 pm
New Delhi, Nov. 21 (ANI): The Uttar Pradesh Congress convened a meeting here on Saturday in which it was decided that the party would contest the Uttar Pradesh Assembly elections on its own.
NCSC to take action against culprits on Dalit attack, says Punia  Nov 21, 11:04 am
New Delhi, Nov. 21 (ANI): National Commission for Scheduled Castes (NCSC) chairman P.L. Punia on Saturday said the commission will take action against culprits involved in the beating up of a Dalit family for allegedly touching idols at a temple in Chitrakoot district of Uttar Pradesh.
UP: Cylinder blast in Hapur kills three  Nov 20, 8:17 pm
Hapur,(Uttar Pradesh) Nov. 20 (ANI): At least three people were killed and several others injured in a major cylinder blast in a market in Uttar Pradesh's Hapur District on Friday.
Society must stand by rape victims, says Congress  Nov 20, 4:32 pm
Mumbai, Nov. 20 (ANI): The Congress on Friday expressed its concern on the alleged rape of a female in Kanpur and said not only the Uttar Pradesh Government, but society at large must stand by the rape victims.
BJP questions UP Govt.'s 'silence' on Azam Khan's string of controversies  Nov 20, 11:47 am
New Delhi, Nov. 20 (ANI): Coming out all guns blazing on the Uttar Pradesh government over state minister Azam Khan's recent controversial remark over an alleged rape victim from Kanpur, the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on Friday questioned Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav for being unable to put an end to the minister's string of inflammatory statements and have demanded Khan's immediate suspension.
Rape victim slams Azam Khan for 'publicity' remark  Nov 20, 10:18 am
Kanpur, Nov. 20 (ANI): After Uttar Pradesh Minority Welfare Minister Azam Khan made an insensitive remark on an alleged rape victim telling her not to go seeking 'publicity', the latter on Friday lashed out at the minister saying his words did not match his position.
Akhilesh to not attend Nitish's oath ceremony  Nov 20, 9:47 am
New Delhi, Nov. 20 (ANI): Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav will not attend senior Janata Janata Dal (United) leader Nitish Kumar's swearing-in ceremony in Patna today as he has his hands full with the 'Green UP, Clean UP' campaign in Saifai, UP.
Don't go seeking 'publicity' for your 'disgrace': Azam to rape victim  Nov 20, 8:52 am
Kanpur, Nov. 20 (ANI): Continuing his trend of raising a furore with controversial statements, Uttar Pradesh Minority Welfare Minister Azam Khan advised an alleged rape victim who had come to him seeking help, to not go looking for 'fame and attention' for her 'disgrace' or else she won't be able to face the world with dignity.
50 U.P. districts declared drought-hit, revenue realisation suspended  Nov 19, 9:16 am
Lucknow, Nov.19 (ANI): As many as 50 districts, out of total 75 in Uttar Pradesh, have been declared drought-hit and the state government has suspended recovery of all dues from the farmers by the end of current financial year in the drought affected districts.
Adopt the message of Shri Chaitanya Mahaprabhu and recharge society, says President  Nov 18, 11:24 pm
Vrindavan (Uttar Pradesh), Nov. 18 (ANI): President Pranab Mukherjee, who attended the celebrations of the 500th year of Shri Chaitanya Mahaprabhu's advent in Vrindavan today, said that the great saint was one of the greatest exponents of the Bhakti movement.
U.S. created Taliban, not us, says Farooq Abdullah  Nov 18, 5:15 pm
Sambhal, (Uttar Pradesh), Nov.18 (ANI): National Conference chief Farooq Abdullah on Wednesday blamed the United States of America for rising terrorism across the world and demanded an explanation from President Barack Obama for giving financial assistance to countries encouraging terrorism.
3000 kids to showcase abacus skills at SIP Prodigy Competition-2015  Nov 18, 8:07 am
Noida (Uttar Pradesh), Nov.18 (ANI): In an increasingly technology-driven 21st century, can tools of a bygone era still be of use? It seems so, at least in the case of young, still innocent and impressionable, and inquisitive kids yet to be exposed to the rigours of making a living.
President to inaugurate 500th year celebrations of Sri Chaitanya Mahaprabhu's advent in Vrindavan   Nov 17, 1:00 pm
New Delhi, Nov.17 (ANI): President Pranab Mukherjee will visit Vrindavan (Mathura) in Uttar Pradesh tomorrow where he will inaugurate the 500th year celebrations of Sri Chaitanya Mahaprabhu's advent.
Akhilesh distances himself from Azam Khan's 'Paris' remark  Nov 16, 3:46 pm
New Delhi, Nov. 16 (ANI): Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav on Monday distanced himself from veteran Samajwadi Party (SP) leader and state's Minority Welfare Minister Azam Khan's controversial remark on Paris terror attacks, saying that his party does not endorse any such statement.
India will bear expense of Russian acid attack victim: MEA  Nov 16, 3:21 pm
New Delhi, Nov. 16 (ANI): The Ministry of External Affairs today said that India will bear all the expenses for the treatment of the Russian woman who was attacked with acid in Varanasi on Friday.
'Superpower' US waging war on Islamic nations to control oil wells: Azam Khan  Nov 16, 2:16 pm
Lucknow, Nov. 16 (ANI): Continuing his tirade against 'superpower' nations, Uttar Pradesh minister Azam Khan on Monday said that the US government was waging a war against Islamic nations to keep its control on the oil wells and for their own 'nefarious' purposes.
CPI to Akhilesh: Avoid 'Gathbandhan' talk, nail rapists  Nov 16, 1:30 pm
New Delhi, Nov. 16 (ANI): Condemning reports of multiple gang-rapes taking place in Uttar Pradesh's Kanpur District, Communist Party of India (CPI) leader Annie Raja on Monday said that the Akhilesh Yadav-led Samajwadi Party (SP) must stop supporting anti-women elements.
BJP demands action against Azam Khan for 'Paris' remark  Nov 16, 11:08 am
New Delhi/Lucknow, Nov.16 (ANI): Condemning the controversial remark made by senior Samajwadi Party (SP) leader and minister Azam Khan on the horrific terror attacks in Paris, the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) said that Uttar Pradesh chief minister Akhilesh Yadav should take action against Khan and come up with a statement.