Namita Bajpai

Businessman retracts bribery charges against UP CM Yogi Adityanath's principal secretary

The businessman who had accused CM Yogi Adityanath's principal secretary SP Goel of bribery, retracted his statement after spending eight hours in police detention

09 Jun 2018

Explosives found under seat of Samajwadi Party MLA inside UP Assembly 

The routine security checks in the House had failed to detect the explosive but CM Yogi Adityanath has held an emergency meeting and ordered a probe. 

14 Jul 2017

Ram temple construction in Ayodhya to start before 2019 polls: Mahant Nritya Gopal Das

The chief of Ramjanmabhoomi Nirman Nyas stirred the hornet’s nest on Thursday by claiming that the construction of the proposed grand temple would begin before the next Lok Sabha elections.

07 Jul 2017

Small-town woman from Uttar Pradesh becomes Mrs India 2017

Mrs India 2017 Supriya Singh Rathore of Basti district in UP credits her hsuband and his family for her achievment.

06 Jul 2017

Human skulls, bones recovered from Bundelkand forests, police suspect dacoits

The skulls have been sent for DNA sampling to ascertain the actual identity of the victims.

05 Jul 2017

Rallies protesting dalit atrocities foiled by police, former IPS officer held

Members of a dalit outfit  marching to give CM Yogi a 125-kg soap in protest against the distribution of soap pouches to dalits by Kaushumbi local officials ahead of his visit were also held.

04 Jul 2017

Cop transferred after spat with BJP leaders takes it to FB

DSP Shreshtha Thakur created a buzz yet again by putting a post about her new posting to Bahraich on her Facebook account .

03 Jul 2017

Police officer slain on the sand banks of the Ganga as UP turns into India’s wild west

The assailants suspected to be hired by mining mafia killed a senior sub-inspector of police by slitting his throat and chopping off his fingers in Bijnor district late Friday.

01 Jul 2017

Murder mystery to corrupt babus, Yogi sets the ball rolling on Day-2

A few hours after Adityanath was sworn in at a gala event on Sunday, unidentified gunmen shot down a BSP leader in Allahabad.

21 Mar 2017

Rituals and vaastu mark Yogi’s house-warming 

Elaborate poojas performed as priests from Gorakhpur cleanse the new CM’s residence.

21 Mar 2017

Power Yogi takes charge, assures inclusive growth

Adityanath sworn in as Chief Minister of Uttar Pradesh, along with 46-member Cabinet representing every caste and region.

20 Mar 2017

UP cabinet a beguiling blend of castes and regions

Including the CM, there are 26 upper castes in the new Cabinet. Besides this, 15 others are from backward classes, including a Deputy CM.

20 Mar 2017

An event soaked in saffron for all to see

It was a splash of saffron to the last point up to the sprawling Smriti Upvan, which had a huge and surging crowd of over one lakh ranting pro-Modi and pro-Yogi slogans.

20 Mar 2017

Yogi Adityanath takes charge as Uttar Pradesh chief minister

Prime Minister pins hope on the new team to turn Uttar Pradesh into 'Uttam Pradesh'

19 Mar 2017

Sit up or be sacked: UP Chief Secretary to Babus

Keeping in mind the new BJP government will hit the ground running, chief secretary Rahul Bhatnagar,  has issued an office circular for bureaucrats directing them to be present at work in time from Mo

19 Mar 2017