29 Dead As Bus Falls Off Yamuna Expressway Near Delhi, Driver Dozed Off

Monday, 08 July 2019 15:11
NEW DELHI: Twenty-nine people were killed when the bus in which they were travelling in skidded off the six-lane Yamuna Expressway near Delhi and fell 50 feet into a large drain. Seventeen people were injured. The 165-km-long expressway connects Noida…

Centre’s Ayodhya land move election stunt: Mayawati

Wednesday, 30 January 2019 11:19
BSP leader Mayawati on Wednesday described as an “election stunt” the Modi government’s proposal to the Supreme Court to return the undisputed land at Ayodhya. In a statement, the Bahujan Samaj Party chief said this had been done to fan…

Cautious optimism in Ayodhya on government move

Wednesday, 30 January 2019 09:28
On a day the Union government sought Supreme Court permission to hand over the “undisputed” land in Ayodhya to the Ram Janmabhoomi Nyas, the stakeholders in the temple town reacted with cautious optimism, saying this could be the way out…

Adityanath, UP ministers take holy dip at Kumbh

Wednesday, 30 January 2019 09:26
Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath and many of his ministerial colleagues took the holy dip at Sangam — the trinity of Ganga, Yamuna and the mystical Saraswati — at the ongoing Kumbh on Tuesday. Soon after finishing the cabinet…

Centre Asks Top Court For Excess Ayodhya Land Ahead Of Polls

Tuesday, 29 January 2019 17:02
NEW DELHI: The government today asked the Supreme Court for permission to hand over a part of the land near the disputed temple-mosque site in Ayodhya to the Ram Janmabhoomi Nyas or the trust overseeing the Ram temple plan, in…

UP to build world’s longest Expressway: Adityanath

Tuesday, 29 January 2019 16:47
At the meeting, held outside the state capital for only the second time in history, and chaired by Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath, it was decided that the 600-km Expressway will be built at a cost of Rs 36,000 crore on…

Lucknow headquarters of Congress begins makeover for high-profile office-bearers

Sunday, 27 January 2019 16:36
The sprawling double-storeyed building is being dressed up for the new occupants as the mood turns upbeat among party loyalists. A new ‘war room’ is being constructed and a conference hall for workers to meet leaders in private is also…

Akhilesh welcomes Priyanka’s political debut

Saturday, 26 January 2019 09:59
Talking to reporters after hoisting the national flag at the Janeshwar Mishra Park here, he said he was happy that the Congress too was promoting new leaders. Yadav’s remarks came three days after Priyanka Gandhi’s appointment as General Secretary in-charge…

Signal-free ride between Noida, Akshardham with Mayur Vihar flyover

Saturday, 26 January 2019 09:55
The one-kilometer-long flyover, a part of Barapullah elevated road corridor under phase III extension from Mayur Vihar to Sarai Kale Khan, was built at a cost of Rs 45 crore and was inaugurated in the presence of Delhi Deputy Chief…

Can Priyanka turn the tables for Congress in eastern UP

Friday, 25 January 2019 09:15
Eastern Uttar Pradesh, comprising 23 districts, sends 28 MPs to the Lok Sabha. In the 2014 Lok Sabha elections the Congress managed to win only two seats — Rae Bareli and Amethi — in the eastern part of the state,…