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2 December, 2017 4:14 PM U.P. civic polls: Faizabad, a matter of concern for BJP

SP defeated the saffron party to win all 3 Nagar Panchayat chairman seats. Ayodhya elected its first ever mayor, with the Bharatiya Janata Party’s Rishikesh Upadhyay edging past the Samajwadi Party’s Gulshan Bindu by 3,600 votes. The seat was among 14 of the 16 municipal corporations the BJP won. However, the party’s performance at the local level in Faizabad 35

22 November, 2017 1:08 AM Uttar Pradesh civic elections: Voting to begin in 24 districts today

LUCKNOW: The polling for the first phase of Uttar Pradesh civic body elections will be held on Wednesday. The voting will be held from 7 am to 5 pm amid tight security for the Uttar Pradesh civic polls. The districts going to polls in the first phase are Shamli, Meerut, Hapur, Bijnore, Badaun, Hathras, Kasganj, Agra, Kanpur, Jalaun, Hamirpur, Chitrakoot 27

21 November, 2017 3:09 PM Rahul Gandhi's elevation will make BJP's goal of 'Congress-free India' easier: Yogi Adityanath

Lucknow: Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath has taken a dig at Congress vice-president Rahul Gandhi, saying his elevation as the Grand Old Party's chief will only make BJP's job easier. The Congress' plan to elevate him (Rahul Gandhi) as party president would only make the BJP's task for a "Congress-Mukt" or "Congress-free" India "easier" 47

21 November, 2017 9:41 AM UP civic body elections: Kanpur to vote on November 22

Kanpur: First phase of the Uttar Pradesh civic body elections will be held on Wednesday. Kanpur is among the 24 districts that will go to polls on November 22. Besides Kanpur, polling will be held in Shamli, Meerut, Hapur, Bijnore, Badaun, Hathras, Kasganj, Agra, Jalaun, Hamirpur, Chitrakoot, Kaushambi, Pratapgarh, Unnao, Hardoi, Amethi, Faizabad, Gonda 28

21 November, 2017 4:12 AM Woman given triple talaq on phone, appeals to Yogi Adityanath at Janta Darbar for justice

GORAKHPUR: Despite the Supreme Court striking down 'triple talaq' practice in the Muslim community, a woman hailing from Uttar Pradesh has alleged that she was given instant divorce by her husband on phone and threatened to kill her. The alleged 'triple talaq' victim on Tuesday came here to lodge her complaint with Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister fireband 56

31 October, 2017 6:17 PM Samajwadi Party names Meera Vardhan as Lucknow's mayor candidate

SP on Tuesday named Meera Vardhan as mayoral candidate for the upcoming municipal elections in Lucknow. Lucknow: The Samajwadi Party (SP) on Tuesday named Meera Vardhan as mayoral candidate for the upcoming municipal elections in Lucknow. Earlier there were rumours that former minister Juhie Singh will be named for the post. Earlier in the day SP had named 21

30 October, 2017 7:13 PM Railways to introduce six new trains, enhance frequency of two

The Indian Railways announced it will introduce six new trains under the Tejas, Humsafar and Antyodaya schemes while enhancing the frequency of two trains. New Delhi: The Indian Railways on Monday announced it will introduce six new trains under the Tejas, Humsafar and Antyodaya schemes while enhancing the frequency of two trains. The new trains to be introduced 59

26 October, 2017 9:56 AM Swachh Bharat and more as UP CM Yogi Adityanath visits Taj Mahal

AGRA: Uttar Pradesh chief minister Yogi Adityanath on Thursday swept the road outside the Taj Mahal and then went inside the Mughal era monument in a damage control exercise following the controversy over its place in Indian heritage. The much publicised visit, the first by a BJP chief minister of the state, comes days after the party's leaders and ministers 37

26 October, 2017 7:41 AM Adityanath visits Taj Mahal days after BJP leaders' controversial remarks

Donning a mask, wearing yellow gloves and wielding a broom, Mr. Adityanath, accompanied by about 500 BJP members, swept a parking area, in an apparent bid to promote the Swachh Bharat mission. Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath visited Taj Mahal on October 26, days after some BJP leaders made provocative statements against the 17th century 46

26 October, 2017 4:42 AM U.P. CM Adityanath arrives in Agra, to visit Taj Mahal

Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath will visit the Taj Mahal on Thursday against the backdrop of various controversial statements made by some BJP leaders and Ministers against the 17th century monument. Over 14,000 policemen have been deployed across the city for the security of Mr. Adityanath, who arrived in Agra early on Thursday. Mr. Adityanath 53