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Locality in Allahabad, Uttar Pradesh puts up posters banning entry of BJP leaders and workers

Locality in Allahabad, Uttar Pradesh puts up posters banning entry of BJP leaders and...

"BJP leaders and workers are not allowed in this area - because women and children live here. Signed - All residents of the locality." Residents...
Unnao rape: Allahabad High Court raps Adityanath govt, says will monitor probe

Unnao rape: Allahabad High Court raps Adityanath govt, says will monitor probe

Allahabad High Court on Friday,  April 13, reprimanded Yogi Adityanath government and, ordering the CBI to immediately arrest BJP MLA Kuldeep Singh Sengar, accused...
BJP Dalit MPs unrest: Fourth one complains to PM, says nothing done for Dalits in four years

BJP Dalit MPs unrest: Fourth one complains to PM, says nothing done for Dalits...

Another Dalit MP of BJP, Yashwant Singh from Nagina in Uttar Pradesh, wrote to Prime Minister Narendra Modi accusing the Centre of not doing...
Revolt in Ambedkar Mahasabha over Dalit award to Adityanath

Revolt in Ambedkar Mahasabha over Dalit award to Adityanath

Amid reports of rising discontent among Dalits against BJP governments, the decision by Ambedkar Mahasabha chief to confer the 'Dalit Mitra' award to Uttar...
Adityanath scolded me, threw me out, Dalit BJP MP complains to PM

Adityanath scolded me, threw me out, Dalit BJP MP complains to PM

Fighting to contain the pervasive Dalit discontent against it, BJP suffered another jolt when its MP from Robertsganj reserved constituency in Uttar Pradesh (UP)...

Two more statutes of Ambedkar vandalised in Uttar Pradesh

While Yogi Adityanath government in Uttar Pradesh ordered a change in the name of Dalit icon Dr Bhimrao Ambedkar to Dr Bhimrao Ramji Ambedkar, ...
Country's longest elevated road inaugurated in Ghaziabad, links UP Gate to Rajnagar Extn

Country’s longest elevated road inaugurated in Ghaziabad, links UP Gate to Rajnagar Extn

Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath on Friday, March 30, inaugurated the 10.30km-long elevated road connecting UP Gate at border with Delhi to Rajnagar...

“SP is kingmaker, cannot be taken for granted”

Muddapanellists discuss Samajwadi Party’s surprise win in Yogi stronghold after Lok Sabha bypoll results come out; acknowledge change in political mood and opine that...

Game On 2019: Sonia’s dinner brings 20 Opposition party leaders together

Kicking off the first concrete effort to unite non-NDA parties in the battle to halt the Modi-Shah juggernaut from rolling the BJP back to...
BJP storms red fort of Tripura, leaves Left decimated, Congress wiped out

BJP storms red fort of Tripura, leaves Left decimated, Congress wiped out

BJP bagged Tripura, its most significant headway in its expansion into north east India, scoring a big win in what has been a formidable...
“Govt more to blame for UP farmer death”

“Govt more to blame for UP farmer death”

It is a shame that 70 years after independence, villagers struggle for roads, power, drinking water and die of starvation, says Mudda panel; Aadhaar...
Taj Mahotsav to centre on Ram; BJP MP backs fake history of Taj being Hindu temple

Taj Mahotsav to centre on Ram; BJP MP backs fake history of Taj being...

The theme for this year’s Taj Mahotsav will be centred around Lord Ram, rather than India's Mughal heritage. The Taj Mahal is the latest among...
UP police “staging encounters” for promotion: Samajwadi Party

UP police “staging encounters” for promotion: Samajwadi Party

On Saturday, two people were injured after a police sub-inspector opened fire at them in Uttar Pradesh’s Noida sector 122. Hitting out at the Bharatiya...
Kasganj violence: Chandan Gupta’s kin provided police protection

Kasganj violence: Chandan Gupta’s kin provided police protection

Reportedly, Chandan’s father Sushil Gupta claimed that he was sitting outside his house when unknown people came on a bike and threatened him.  Days after...
Uttar Pradesh DGP (Home Guard) Takes Oath For Ram Mandir Construction

Uttar Pradesh DGP (Home Guard) Takes Oath For Ram Mandir Construction

Brazenly flouting rules to openly take sides in an ongoing dispute that is also being adjudicated in the Supreme Court, Uttar Pradesh's Director General...
Kasganj violence: City SP transferred to Meerut

Kasganj violence: City SP transferred; family of slain youth demands martyr status

Three days after violent clashes claimed the life of one and injured many in Uttar Pradesh’s Kasganj city, the state government on Monday transferred...
Muslims demand Waseem Rizvi’s arrest for creating disharmony

Muslims demand Waseem Rizvi’s arrest for creating disharmony

Maulana Kalbe Jawad reached Lodi colony Police Station to file FIR ~By: Abu Turab, APN Muslim leaders representing major sections have demanded immediate action against...
Congress video on Yogi Adityanath mocks BJP’s Hindutva poll plank in Karnataka

Congress video on Yogi Adityanath mocks BJP’s Hindutva poll plank in Karnataka

Taking head on the BJP ploy to rake up Hindutva as its main poll plank in Karnataka, the Congress has decided to hit back...

PM Modi 3rd Most Popular Leader, Beats Chinese President XI Jinping and US President...

Prime Minister Narendra Modi is the third most popular leader, ahead of Chinese President Xi Jinping, Russian President Vladimir Putin, Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin...
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Gujarat: Vijay Rupani and his ministers take oath

Gujarat: Vijay Rupani and his ministers take oath

PM Modi, party chief Amit Shah, L. K. Advani and several CMs  of BJP ruled states were present in the ceremony Bhartiya Janata Party (BJP)...
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BJP scores massive win in UP civic polls, Congress suffers jolt

The ruling BJP scored a massive victory in the Uttar Pradesh civic polls, bagging 14 of the 16 mayoral seats while the Congress received...
UP Horror: 17-year-old raped by father, brother and two uncles in Muzaffarnagar

UP Horror: 17-year-old raped by father, brother and two uncles in Muzaffarnagar

The minor girl was allegedly gang-raped by her family members as punishment for eloping with a man that her parents did not approve of In...

3 dead, 9 injured as Patna-bound train derails in UP, probe ordered

Third major incident of train derailment reported from UP since last November even as investigations in earlier cases continue without breakthrough In the third major...
Prakash Raj

Actor Prakash Raj sends legal notice to BJP MP Pratap Simha for trolling him

Prakash Raj said the BJP MP from Mysuru had made defamatory remarks against him on social media; says he will file criminal case if...
Yogi’s formula for job creation – Gaushalas in UP districts

Yogi’s formula for job creation – Gaushalas in UP districts

UP chief minister Adityanath says his government will set up cow shelters in 16 UP districts, youth to get jobs by selling products made...
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Sri Sri Ravi Shankar meets Adityanath, stakeholders in Ayodhya dispute downplay mediation efforts

The BJP downplayed it and the Muslim bodies, too, rebuffed it, while the Art of Living founder Sri Sri Ravi Shankar and Shia Waqf...
Passport

UP police to verify all documents of passport holders in Deoband, Muzaffarnagar

The move is aimed at checking possible terror links of people living in the two Muslim dominated districts of Western UP In a potentially controversial...
U. P Minister's Convoy Runs Over 8-Year-Old, Yogi Adityanath Orders Probe

U. P Minister’s Convoy Runs Over 8-Year-Old, Yogi Adityanath Orders Probe

Minister denies the death of the boy by any vehicle of his motorcade A eight-year-old boy was killed after an Uttar Pradesh Minster Om Prakash...
Subramanian Swamy

Ram Mandir in Ayodhya by next Diwali, says Subramanian Swamy

Swamy, a Rajya Sabha MP from BJP says his organisation Virat Hindustan Sangam will also work towards building a temple dedicated to Sita in...
Yogi Aditynath

Yogi government plans 100 meter tall Lord Ram statue at Ayodhya’s Saryu riverfront

Part of the UP government’s effort to put Ayodhya on the religious tourism map, the proposal is also politically polarising In the midst of a...
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Yogi’s Gorakhpur, not Taj Mahal, finds a spot in UP tourism booklet

Opposition slams Adityanath government for “pettiness”, “obvious communal bias” for excluding the 17th Century Mughal monument from its tourism brochure Former US president Bill Clinton, who...
Rahul Gandhi

Rahul Gandhi ‘allowed’ to visit Amethi day after Yogi govt denied him permission

On Sunday, the Amethi district administration had asked Rahul to reschedule his Amethi visit citing its inability to provide him adequate security A day after...
BHU students’ protest in Capital brings out the horrors that girl students live with

BHU students’ protest in Capital brings out the horrors that girl students live with

Photo by Bhavana Gaur ~By Lilly Paul A two-day protest was organized at the Jantar Mantar in Delhi (September 26-27) by the alumni and students of...
Violence against BHU students: Adityanath pins blame on anti-social elements

Violence against BHU students: Adityanath pins blame on “anti-social elements”

Students continue protest demanding VC Tripathi’s resignation, MK Singh appointed new chief proctor after ON Singh resigns taking moral responsibility Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi...
Pakistan Quotes Arundhati Roy to Defuse Sushma Swaraj Attack

Pakistan Quotes Arundhati Roy to Defuse Sushma Swaraj Attack

Whole populations of Dalits, Adivasis, Muslims, and Christians are being forced to live in terror, says Maleeha Lodhi Pakistan’s permanent representative to UN Maleeha...
Baghpat boat tragedy

Baghpat tragedy: Boat capsizes in the Yamuna, 22 dead

Rescue teams rush 25 people to hospitals, search on for others. The boat was carrying 60 passengers against its capacity of 35 In an early...
Lucknow Metro

101 passengers get trapped as technical glitch halts Lucknow Metro’s maiden ride

Commuters were trapped inside the Metro coaches for over two hours near the Durgapuri station, little over an hour after the service was opened...
Lucknow Metro inaugurated, to be opened officially for public tomorrow

Lucknow Metro inaugurated, to be opened officially for public tomorrow

Metro corridor will cover a distance of 8.5 km from Transport Nagar to Charbagh over eight elevated stations; train services to be operational between 6...
File photo of security drill at UP Assembly

Hyderabad CFSL confirms powder found in UP Assembly wasn’t an explosive

Major embarrassment for Yogi Adityanath government which had hurriedly sought an NIA probe, ordered slew of restrictions on vehicular entry in Assembly premises In a...
Gorakhpur

After Gorakhpur, now 49 infants die in UP’s state-run Farrukhabad hospital

Like the initial spate of deaths at Gorakhpur’s BRD hospital, lack of oxygen suspected to be the cause of death, probe ordered In yet another...
Gorakhpur BRD hospital tragedy: UP STF arrests Dr Kafeel Khan

Gorakhpur BRD hospital tragedy: UP STF arrests Dr Kafeel Khan

Following an enquiry by the district administration and the chief secretary, Dr Khan was accused of not adhering to the norms of the Indian...
Adityanath, his 2 deputies and ministers to enter UP Assembly as MLCs, not MLAs

Adityanath, his 2 deputies and ministers to enter UP Assembly as MLCs, not MLAs

Uttar Pradesh chief minister shies away from contesting by poll to enter state Assembly, election for UP Vidhan Parishad scheduled for September 15 At a time...
61 children, mostly newborns and infants, dead in last 72 hours at Gorakhpur Hospital, State silent

61 children, mostly newborns and infants, dead in last 72 hours at Gorakhpur Hospital,...

File photo of children admitted at encephalitis ward of BRD hospital, Gorakhpur Baba Raghav Das (BRD) hospital, situated in chief minister Yogi Adityanath’s constituency, was...
Gorakhpur hospital tragedy: Top bureaucrat in UP’s medical department removed

Gorakhpur hospital tragedy: Top bureaucrat in UP’s medical department removed

Reportedly, FIRs ordered by state government could not be lodged due to confusion over sections under which the accused should be booked The Yogi government...
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Rahul Gandhi visits Gorakhpur, CM Adityanath targets him and blames previous govts for deaths

Rahul Gandhi visits Gorakhpur, CM Adityanath targets him and blames previous govts for deaths

With 105 dead and still counting in Gorakhpur’s Baba Raghav Das Medical College, medical teams reporting lack of basic facilities and hygiene in the...
Akhilesh Yadav

Akhilesh Yadav detained in Unnao, stopped from attending protest rally in Auraiya

The former UP chief minister was on way to Auraiya to attend a rally organised by his party to protest against alleged police brutality...
CM Yogi

If I can’t stop namaz on roads then I have no right to stop...

The Uttar Pradesh chief minister also bats for unruly kanwars and asserts that there can be no kanwar yatra without the beating of drums,...
NHRC issues notice to UP government over Gorakhpur tragedy

NHRC issues notice to UP government over Gorakhpur tragedy

The commission observed that the incident is a violation of right to life and health The National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) on Monday issued a...

Media divided over Dr Ahmed’s role in Gorakhpur tragedy

Latest reports on Dr Kafeel Ahmed, who was being hailed for saving many lives during the Gorakhpur hospital tragedy, allege that he used to...
Gorakhpur Tragedy: Yogi Promises Strict Action Against Guilty

Gorakhpur Tragedy: Yogi Promises Strict Action Against Guilty

Congress demands SC monitored probe into children’s death Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath has rejected the reports of disruption in oxygen supply as the...
Netas on Gorakhpur hospital tragedy: When and what they said

Netas on Gorakhpur hospital tragedy: When and what they said

~By Abhishek Kumar The tragic death of over 60 ailing children in Gorakhpur hospital due to alleged shortage of oxygen saw a war on social...
Over 60 children die in Gorakhpur hospital; BJP says Govt not to be blamed

Over 60 children die in Gorakhpur hospital; BJP says Govt not to be...

The tragedy has set off a war of words between the various political parties ~By Deepti Jain As many as sixty-three children have died in a...
Uproar in Rajya Sabha over renaming UP’s Mughalsarai station after BJP icon Deen Dayal Upadhyay

Uproar in Rajya Sabha over renaming UP’s Mughalsarai station after BJP icon Deen Dayal...

SP and BSP members oppose Centre’s decision to allow Yogi Adityanath government’s proposal for renaming the railway station that was established in 1862, BJP...
After Bihar & Gujarat, political turmoil hits SP, BSP; Akhilesh alleges BJP conspiracy

After Bihar & Gujarat, political turmoil hits SP, BSP; Akhilesh alleges BJP conspiracy

Resignations came hours after Amit Shah arrived in Lucknow for a 3-day visit, could pave the way for induction of Yogi Adityanath and his...
UP assembly

Agra Lab says powder found in UP Assembly not explosive, govt denies sending any...

The Uttar Pradesh government on Tuesday clarified that it had not sent any sample of white powder found in the Uttar Pradesh Assembly to...
UP Assembly bomb scare Day 3: ATS finds pan masala packets, drying agent used in packing

UP Assembly bomb scare Day 3: ATS finds pan masala packets, drying agent used...

ADZ (Zone) who went to review security not allowed to enter Casually brushing aside allegations of deteriorating law and order situation in the State every...
Explosive found in UP Assembly, Adityanath seeks NIA probe

Explosive found in UP Assembly, Adityanath seeks NIA probe

Uttar Pradesh chief minister Yogi Adityanath on Friday called for a high-level meeting after forensic reports confirmed that the “white powder” recovered from the...
UP government allocates Rs 3,84,659 in budget for farm loan waiver

UP government allocates Rs 3,84,659 in budget for farm loan waiver

The state has also made a budgetary provision of Rs 15 crore for completing under construction rooms Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath on Tuesday...
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100 Days of Yogi Adityanath government: a mixed bag

Murders, rapes and robberies every day, serious caste clashes taking place, goons taking to vigilantism, farmers continuing to get notices from banks and committing...
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Businessman, wife and son shot dead in UP’s Sitapur

Businessman, wife and son shot dead in UP’s Sitapur

Sunil Jaiswal, who was parking his bike near his house in Civil Lines around 9.30 pm, was attacked by four men in two bikes. In...
Officials ask Dalits to clean themselves before meeting CM Yogi Adityanath

Officials ask Dalits to clean themselves before meeting CM Yogi Adityanath

This is the second time official enthusiasm has backfired on the government. Unsure of how a particular community would smell while meeting Chief Minister Yogi...
Saharanpur violence

Saharanpur violence: Senior officials suspended, 25 arrested

CM Yogi Adityanath asked opposition parties to cooperate in restoring peace in the district Twenty five people have been arrested and four cops suspended over...
Yogi Adityanath

Yogi government to scrap minority quota

Move follows termination of Samajwadi Awas Yojana The Yogi Adityanath government in UP has proposed to end the minority quota under various schemes launched by...
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Seven years without charge while my children grew up without me. That is not something I can forgive. It is not something I can...
Mathura robbery: Two killed in jewellery shop, Adityanath orders probe by state police chief

Mathura robbery: Two killed in jewellery shop, Adityanath orders probe by state police chief

The burglary happened on a day when Opposition members protested against rising crimes by hurling paper missiles at Governor Ram Naik. Armed robbers broke into...
Martyr’s relatives say UP govt snatched AC, sofa after CM’s departure

Martyr’s relatives say UP govt snatched AC, sofa after CM’s departure

Yogi Adityanath had given Rs 4 lakh ex-gratia to the deceased jawan’s family. The family of deceased Border Security Force constable Prem Sagar in Deoria...
Can’t deny right to non-veg food, says Allahabad High Court to UP government

Can’t deny right to non-veg food, says Allahabad High Court to UP government

The court made the remark when it was hearing nearly 27 pleas filed against the Yogi Adityanath government which unleashed a hunt against illegal...
Yogi Adityanath cannot be tried for 2007 Gorakhpur riots, says UP government to Allahabad High Court

Yogi Adityanath cannot be tried for 2007 Gorakhpur riots, says UP govt to Allahabad...

The court has summoned the state chief secretary and asked him to submit all details related to 2007 Gorakhpur riots, in which Aditynath was...
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We are a united family of South Asian countries, united in our pursuit of peace, progress and prosperity of our region and the entire...
Red Beacon

Bye bye red beacons, no more privilege for VIPs!

APN covered the historical change The use of read beacons on vehicles of VIPs has now become illegal from Monday, May 1. The Union Cabinet had...
Delhi follows Yogi by cancelling holidays

Delhi follows Yogi by cancelling holidays

APN spreads the lesson Following Yogi Adityanath foot prints, Delhi’s Aam Aadmi Party government has also cancelled holidays celebrating the birth and death anniversaries of the...
Politicians who polarise people should be punished

Speakers in APN show: Politicians who polarise people should be punished

APN’s Aap ki rai discusses why BJP leaders end up making communally charged statements At a time when Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Uttar Pradesh...
Viewers laud Yogi action against cheat petrol pumps

Viewers laud Yogi action against cheat petrol pumps

By an APN correspondent The Yogi Adityanath government, in its ongoing efforts to weed out corruption in public life, on April 27 took tough action...
UP school orders students to sport Yogi haircut

UP school orders students to sport Yogi haircut

The controversy came to light on Thursday when some students were not allowed to enter the school for not having “proper haircuts”. A school in...
Yogi for CBI probe into sugar mill scam

Yogi for CBI probe into sugar mill scam

Owners asked to pay farmers by April 23 APN Special Report In the midst of an ongoing anti-corruption drive, UP chief minister Yogi Adityanath has decided...
Yogi transforming work culture

Yogi transforming work culture

The government will give priority to establishing industries in Bundelkhand region By Neha Chandra, APN The government of Yogi Adityanath seems to be working day and...
Muslim women meet CM on triple talaq

Muslim women meet CM on triple talaq

Led by Farha Faiz, the president of the organisation, the delegation was given a patient hearing By Vikram Mishra, APN, Lucknow A delegation from the...
APN show marks BJP foundation day

APN show marks BJP foundation day

It spoke about the party’s ideology, history and gradual growth from two Members of Parliament in 1984 to 282 in the 2014 elections By APN...
State Governments scuttling SC ‘anti-cheers’ orders

State Governments scuttling SC ‘anti-cheers’ orders

APN Correspondent The hotel and liquor industries, shocked by recent Supreme Court verdict for shutting down all cheer vendors within 500 yards of National and...
Yogi cracks down on mass cheating in exams

Yogi cracks down on mass cheating in exams

Exams suspended in 54 centres, cases against 1,400 students APN Correspondent The Uttar Pradesh government of Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath has suspended examinations in 54 centres,...
The pressure came from the party’s ideological mentors, the RSS.

Firebrand Adityanath emerges UP CM

By APN News Service In what seems a victory for the RSS over the BJP in a post-poll victory tussle, the firebrand Yogi Adityanath was...

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Locality in Allahabad, Uttar Pradesh puts up posters banning entry of BJP leaders and workers

Locality in Allahabad, Uttar Pradesh puts up posters banning entry of BJP leaders and...

"BJP leaders and workers are not allowed in this area - because women and children live here. Signed - All residents of the locality." Residents...
Unnao rape: Allahabad High Court raps Adityanath govt, says will monitor probe

Unnao rape: Allahabad High Court raps Adityanath govt, says will monitor probe

Allahabad High Court on Friday,  April 13, reprimanded Yogi Adityanath government and, ordering the CBI to immediately arrest BJP MLA Kuldeep Singh Sengar, accused...
BJP Dalit MPs unrest: Fourth one complains to PM, says nothing done for Dalits in four years

BJP Dalit MPs unrest: Fourth one complains to PM, says nothing done for Dalits...

Another Dalit MP of BJP, Yashwant Singh from Nagina in Uttar Pradesh, wrote to Prime Minister Narendra Modi accusing the Centre of not doing...
Revolt in Ambedkar Mahasabha over Dalit award to Adityanath

Revolt in Ambedkar Mahasabha over Dalit award to Adityanath

Amid reports of rising discontent among Dalits against BJP governments, the decision by Ambedkar Mahasabha chief to confer the 'Dalit Mitra' award to Uttar...
Adityanath scolded me, threw me out, Dalit BJP MP complains to PM

Adityanath scolded me, threw me out, Dalit BJP MP complains to PM

Fighting to contain the pervasive Dalit discontent against it, BJP suffered another jolt when its MP from Robertsganj reserved constituency in Uttar Pradesh (UP)...

Two more statutes of Ambedkar vandalised in Uttar Pradesh

While Yogi Adityanath government in Uttar Pradesh ordered a change in the name of Dalit icon Dr Bhimrao Ambedkar to Dr Bhimrao Ramji Ambedkar, ...
Country's longest elevated road inaugurated in Ghaziabad, links UP Gate to Rajnagar Extn

Country’s longest elevated road inaugurated in Ghaziabad, links UP Gate to Rajnagar Extn

Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath on Friday, March 30, inaugurated the 10.30km-long elevated road connecting UP Gate at border with Delhi to Rajnagar...

“SP is kingmaker, cannot be taken for granted”

Muddapanellists discuss Samajwadi Party’s surprise win in Yogi stronghold after Lok Sabha bypoll results come out; acknowledge change in political mood and opine that...

Game On 2019: Sonia’s dinner brings 20 Opposition party leaders together

Kicking off the first concrete effort to unite non-NDA parties in the battle to halt the Modi-Shah juggernaut from rolling the BJP back to...
BJP storms red fort of Tripura, leaves Left decimated, Congress wiped out

BJP storms red fort of Tripura, leaves Left decimated, Congress wiped out

BJP bagged Tripura, its most significant headway in its expansion into north east India, scoring a big win in what has been a formidable...
“Govt more to blame for UP farmer death”

“Govt more to blame for UP farmer death”

It is a shame that 70 years after independence, villagers struggle for roads, power, drinking water and die of starvation, says Mudda panel; Aadhaar...
Taj Mahotsav to centre on Ram; BJP MP backs fake history of Taj being Hindu temple

Taj Mahotsav to centre on Ram; BJP MP backs fake history of Taj being...

The theme for this year’s Taj Mahotsav will be centred around Lord Ram, rather than India's Mughal heritage. The Taj Mahal is the latest among...
UP police “staging encounters” for promotion: Samajwadi Party

UP police “staging encounters” for promotion: Samajwadi Party

On Saturday, two people were injured after a police sub-inspector opened fire at them in Uttar Pradesh’s Noida sector 122. Hitting out at the Bharatiya...
Kasganj violence: Chandan Gupta’s kin provided police protection

Kasganj violence: Chandan Gupta’s kin provided police protection

Reportedly, Chandan’s father Sushil Gupta claimed that he was sitting outside his house when unknown people came on a bike and threatened him.  Days after...
Uttar Pradesh DGP (Home Guard) Takes Oath For Ram Mandir Construction

Uttar Pradesh DGP (Home Guard) Takes Oath For Ram Mandir Construction

Brazenly flouting rules to openly take sides in an ongoing dispute that is also being adjudicated in the Supreme Court, Uttar Pradesh's Director General...
Kasganj violence: City SP transferred to Meerut

Kasganj violence: City SP transferred; family of slain youth demands martyr status

Three days after violent clashes claimed the life of one and injured many in Uttar Pradesh’s Kasganj city, the state government on Monday transferred...
Muslims demand Waseem Rizvi’s arrest for creating disharmony

Muslims demand Waseem Rizvi’s arrest for creating disharmony

Maulana Kalbe Jawad reached Lodi colony Police Station to file FIR ~By: Abu Turab, APN Muslim leaders representing major sections have demanded immediate action against...
Congress video on Yogi Adityanath mocks BJP’s Hindutva poll plank in Karnataka

Congress video on Yogi Adityanath mocks BJP’s Hindutva poll plank in Karnataka

Taking head on the BJP ploy to rake up Hindutva as its main poll plank in Karnataka, the Congress has decided to hit back...

PM Modi 3rd Most Popular Leader, Beats Chinese President XI Jinping and US President...

Prime Minister Narendra Modi is the third most popular leader, ahead of Chinese President Xi Jinping, Russian President Vladimir Putin, Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin...
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Gujarat: Vijay Rupani and his ministers take oath

Gujarat: Vijay Rupani and his ministers take oath

PM Modi, party chief Amit Shah, L. K. Advani and several CMs  of BJP ruled states were present in the ceremony Bhartiya Janata Party (BJP)...
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BJP scores massive win in UP civic polls, Congress suffers jolt

The ruling BJP scored a massive victory in the Uttar Pradesh civic polls, bagging 14 of the 16 mayoral seats while the Congress received...
UP Horror: 17-year-old raped by father, brother and two uncles in Muzaffarnagar

UP Horror: 17-year-old raped by father, brother and two uncles in Muzaffarnagar

The minor girl was allegedly gang-raped by her family members as punishment for eloping with a man that her parents did not approve of In...

3 dead, 9 injured as Patna-bound train derails in UP, probe ordered

Third major incident of train derailment reported from UP since last November even as investigations in earlier cases continue without breakthrough In the third major...
Prakash Raj

Actor Prakash Raj sends legal notice to BJP MP Pratap Simha for trolling him

Prakash Raj said the BJP MP from Mysuru had made defamatory remarks against him on social media; says he will file criminal case if...
Yogi’s formula for job creation – Gaushalas in UP districts

Yogi’s formula for job creation – Gaushalas in UP districts

UP chief minister Adityanath says his government will set up cow shelters in 16 UP districts, youth to get jobs by selling products made...
yogi-adityanath

Sri Sri Ravi Shankar meets Adityanath, stakeholders in Ayodhya dispute downplay mediation efforts

The BJP downplayed it and the Muslim bodies, too, rebuffed it, while the Art of Living founder Sri Sri Ravi Shankar and Shia Waqf...
Passport

UP police to verify all documents of passport holders in Deoband, Muzaffarnagar

The move is aimed at checking possible terror links of people living in the two Muslim dominated districts of Western UP In a potentially controversial...
U. P Minister's Convoy Runs Over 8-Year-Old, Yogi Adityanath Orders Probe

U. P Minister’s Convoy Runs Over 8-Year-Old, Yogi Adityanath Orders Probe

Minister denies the death of the boy by any vehicle of his motorcade A eight-year-old boy was killed after an Uttar Pradesh Minster Om Prakash...
Subramanian Swamy

Ram Mandir in Ayodhya by next Diwali, says Subramanian Swamy

Swamy, a Rajya Sabha MP from BJP says his organisation Virat Hindustan Sangam will also work towards building a temple dedicated to Sita in...
Yogi Aditynath

Yogi government plans 100 meter tall Lord Ram statue at Ayodhya’s Saryu riverfront

Part of the UP government’s effort to put Ayodhya on the religious tourism map, the proposal is also politically polarising In the midst of a...
Hillary Clinton, then First Lady of the USA, and daughter Chelsea at the Taj Mahal. Credit: Agencies

Yogi’s Gorakhpur, not Taj Mahal, finds a spot in UP tourism booklet

Opposition slams Adityanath government for “pettiness”, “obvious communal bias” for excluding the 17th Century Mughal monument from its tourism brochure Former US president Bill Clinton, who...
Rahul Gandhi

Rahul Gandhi ‘allowed’ to visit Amethi day after Yogi govt denied him permission

On Sunday, the Amethi district administration had asked Rahul to reschedule his Amethi visit citing its inability to provide him adequate security A day after...
BHU students’ protest in Capital brings out the horrors that girl students live with

BHU students’ protest in Capital brings out the horrors that girl students live with

Photo by Bhavana Gaur ~By Lilly Paul A two-day protest was organized at the Jantar Mantar in Delhi (September 26-27) by the alumni and students of...
Violence against BHU students: Adityanath pins blame on anti-social elements

Violence against BHU students: Adityanath pins blame on “anti-social elements”

Students continue protest demanding VC Tripathi’s resignation, MK Singh appointed new chief proctor after ON Singh resigns taking moral responsibility Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi...
Pakistan Quotes Arundhati Roy to Defuse Sushma Swaraj Attack

Pakistan Quotes Arundhati Roy to Defuse Sushma Swaraj Attack

Whole populations of Dalits, Adivasis, Muslims, and Christians are being forced to live in terror, says Maleeha Lodhi Pakistan’s permanent representative to UN Maleeha...
Baghpat boat tragedy

Baghpat tragedy: Boat capsizes in the Yamuna, 22 dead

Rescue teams rush 25 people to hospitals, search on for others. The boat was carrying 60 passengers against its capacity of 35 In an early...
Lucknow Metro

101 passengers get trapped as technical glitch halts Lucknow Metro’s maiden ride

Commuters were trapped inside the Metro coaches for over two hours near the Durgapuri station, little over an hour after the service was opened...
Lucknow Metro inaugurated, to be opened officially for public tomorrow

Lucknow Metro inaugurated, to be opened officially for public tomorrow

Metro corridor will cover a distance of 8.5 km from Transport Nagar to Charbagh over eight elevated stations; train services to be operational between 6...
File photo of security drill at UP Assembly

Hyderabad CFSL confirms powder found in UP Assembly wasn’t an explosive

Major embarrassment for Yogi Adityanath government which had hurriedly sought an NIA probe, ordered slew of restrictions on vehicular entry in Assembly premises In a...
Gorakhpur

After Gorakhpur, now 49 infants die in UP’s state-run Farrukhabad hospital

Like the initial spate of deaths at Gorakhpur’s BRD hospital, lack of oxygen suspected to be the cause of death, probe ordered In yet another...
Gorakhpur BRD hospital tragedy: UP STF arrests Dr Kafeel Khan

Gorakhpur BRD hospital tragedy: UP STF arrests Dr Kafeel Khan

Following an enquiry by the district administration and the chief secretary, Dr Khan was accused of not adhering to the norms of the Indian...
Adityanath, his 2 deputies and ministers to enter UP Assembly as MLCs, not MLAs

Adityanath, his 2 deputies and ministers to enter UP Assembly as MLCs, not MLAs

Uttar Pradesh chief minister shies away from contesting by poll to enter state Assembly, election for UP Vidhan Parishad scheduled for September 15 At a time...
61 children, mostly newborns and infants, dead in last 72 hours at Gorakhpur Hospital, State silent

61 children, mostly newborns and infants, dead in last 72 hours at Gorakhpur Hospital,...

File photo of children admitted at encephalitis ward of BRD hospital, Gorakhpur Baba Raghav Das (BRD) hospital, situated in chief minister Yogi Adityanath’s constituency, was...
Gorakhpur hospital tragedy: Top bureaucrat in UP’s medical department removed

Gorakhpur hospital tragedy: Top bureaucrat in UP’s medical department removed

Reportedly, FIRs ordered by state government could not be lodged due to confusion over sections under which the accused should be booked The Yogi government...
DIAMOND IN THE SKY: Clouds clear away in the minutes just before the solar eclipse reaches totality in this combination photo seen from the observation tower atop Clingmans Dome, which at 6,643 feet (2,025m) is the highest point in the Great Smoky Mountains National Park, Tennessee, US, Reuters/UNI

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Rahul Gandhi visits Gorakhpur, CM Adityanath targets him and blames previous govts for deaths

Rahul Gandhi visits Gorakhpur, CM Adityanath targets him and blames previous govts for deaths

With 105 dead and still counting in Gorakhpur’s Baba Raghav Das Medical College, medical teams reporting lack of basic facilities and hygiene in the...
Akhilesh Yadav

Akhilesh Yadav detained in Unnao, stopped from attending protest rally in Auraiya

The former UP chief minister was on way to Auraiya to attend a rally organised by his party to protest against alleged police brutality...
CM Yogi

If I can’t stop namaz on roads then I have no right to stop...

The Uttar Pradesh chief minister also bats for unruly kanwars and asserts that there can be no kanwar yatra without the beating of drums,...
NHRC issues notice to UP government over Gorakhpur tragedy

NHRC issues notice to UP government over Gorakhpur tragedy

The commission observed that the incident is a violation of right to life and health The National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) on Monday issued a...

Media divided over Dr Ahmed’s role in Gorakhpur tragedy

Latest reports on Dr Kafeel Ahmed, who was being hailed for saving many lives during the Gorakhpur hospital tragedy, allege that he used to...
Gorakhpur Tragedy: Yogi Promises Strict Action Against Guilty

Gorakhpur Tragedy: Yogi Promises Strict Action Against Guilty

Congress demands SC monitored probe into children’s death Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath has rejected the reports of disruption in oxygen supply as the...
Netas on Gorakhpur hospital tragedy: When and what they said

Netas on Gorakhpur hospital tragedy: When and what they said

~By Abhishek Kumar The tragic death of over 60 ailing children in Gorakhpur hospital due to alleged shortage of oxygen saw a war on social...
Over 60 children die in Gorakhpur hospital; BJP says Govt not to be blamed

Over 60 children die in Gorakhpur hospital; BJP says Govt not to be...

The tragedy has set off a war of words between the various political parties ~By Deepti Jain As many as sixty-three children have died in a...
Uproar in Rajya Sabha over renaming UP’s Mughalsarai station after BJP icon Deen Dayal Upadhyay

Uproar in Rajya Sabha over renaming UP’s Mughalsarai station after BJP icon Deen Dayal...

SP and BSP members oppose Centre’s decision to allow Yogi Adityanath government’s proposal for renaming the railway station that was established in 1862, BJP...
After Bihar & Gujarat, political turmoil hits SP, BSP; Akhilesh alleges BJP conspiracy

After Bihar & Gujarat, political turmoil hits SP, BSP; Akhilesh alleges BJP conspiracy

Resignations came hours after Amit Shah arrived in Lucknow for a 3-day visit, could pave the way for induction of Yogi Adityanath and his...
UP assembly

Agra Lab says powder found in UP Assembly not explosive, govt denies sending any...

The Uttar Pradesh government on Tuesday clarified that it had not sent any sample of white powder found in the Uttar Pradesh Assembly to...
UP Assembly bomb scare Day 3: ATS finds pan masala packets, drying agent used in packing

UP Assembly bomb scare Day 3: ATS finds pan masala packets, drying agent used...

ADZ (Zone) who went to review security not allowed to enter Casually brushing aside allegations of deteriorating law and order situation in the State every...
Explosive found in UP Assembly, Adityanath seeks NIA probe

Explosive found in UP Assembly, Adityanath seeks NIA probe

Uttar Pradesh chief minister Yogi Adityanath on Friday called for a high-level meeting after forensic reports confirmed that the “white powder” recovered from the...
UP government allocates Rs 3,84,659 in budget for farm loan waiver

UP government allocates Rs 3,84,659 in budget for farm loan waiver

The state has also made a budgetary provision of Rs 15 crore for completing under construction rooms Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath on Tuesday...
CM Yogi

100 Days of Yogi Adityanath government: a mixed bag

Murders, rapes and robberies every day, serious caste clashes taking place, goons taking to vigilantism, farmers continuing to get notices from banks and committing...
HEALTH IS WEALTH: Muslim girls practice yoga during a training session at a school compound ahead of International Yoga Day in Ahmedabad, Reuters/UNI

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Businessman, wife and son shot dead in UP’s Sitapur

Businessman, wife and son shot dead in UP’s Sitapur

Sunil Jaiswal, who was parking his bike near his house in Civil Lines around 9.30 pm, was attacked by four men in two bikes. In...
Officials ask Dalits to clean themselves before meeting CM Yogi Adityanath

Officials ask Dalits to clean themselves before meeting CM Yogi Adityanath

This is the second time official enthusiasm has backfired on the government. Unsure of how a particular community would smell while meeting Chief Minister Yogi...
Saharanpur violence

Saharanpur violence: Senior officials suspended, 25 arrested

CM Yogi Adityanath asked opposition parties to cooperate in restoring peace in the district Twenty five people have been arrested and four cops suspended over...
Yogi Adityanath

Yogi government to scrap minority quota

Move follows termination of Samajwadi Awas Yojana The Yogi Adityanath government in UP has proposed to end the minority quota under various schemes launched by...
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Seven years without charge while my children grew up without me. That is not something I can forgive. It is not something I can...
Mathura robbery: Two killed in jewellery shop, Adityanath orders probe by state police chief

Mathura robbery: Two killed in jewellery shop, Adityanath orders probe by state police chief

The burglary happened on a day when Opposition members protested against rising crimes by hurling paper missiles at Governor Ram Naik. Armed robbers broke into...
Martyr’s relatives say UP govt snatched AC, sofa after CM’s departure

Martyr’s relatives say UP govt snatched AC, sofa after CM’s departure

Yogi Adityanath had given Rs 4 lakh ex-gratia to the deceased jawan’s family. The family of deceased Border Security Force constable Prem Sagar in Deoria...
Can’t deny right to non-veg food, says Allahabad High Court to UP government

Can’t deny right to non-veg food, says Allahabad High Court to UP government

The court made the remark when it was hearing nearly 27 pleas filed against the Yogi Adityanath government which unleashed a hunt against illegal...
Yogi Adityanath cannot be tried for 2007 Gorakhpur riots, says UP government to Allahabad High Court

Yogi Adityanath cannot be tried for 2007 Gorakhpur riots, says UP govt to Allahabad...

The court has summoned the state chief secretary and asked him to submit all details related to 2007 Gorakhpur riots, in which Aditynath was...
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Verbatim

We are a united family of South Asian countries, united in our pursuit of peace, progress and prosperity of our region and the entire...
Red Beacon

Bye bye red beacons, no more privilege for VIPs!

APN covered the historical change The use of read beacons on vehicles of VIPs has now become illegal from Monday, May 1. The Union Cabinet had...
Delhi follows Yogi by cancelling holidays

Delhi follows Yogi by cancelling holidays

APN spreads the lesson Following Yogi Adityanath foot prints, Delhi’s Aam Aadmi Party government has also cancelled holidays celebrating the birth and death anniversaries of the...
Politicians who polarise people should be punished

Speakers in APN show: Politicians who polarise people should be punished

APN’s Aap ki rai discusses why BJP leaders end up making communally charged statements At a time when Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Uttar Pradesh...
Viewers laud Yogi action against cheat petrol pumps

Viewers laud Yogi action against cheat petrol pumps

By an APN correspondent The Yogi Adityanath government, in its ongoing efforts to weed out corruption in public life, on April 27 took tough action...
UP school orders students to sport Yogi haircut

UP school orders students to sport Yogi haircut

The controversy came to light on Thursday when some students were not allowed to enter the school for not having “proper haircuts”. A school in...
Yogi for CBI probe into sugar mill scam

Yogi for CBI probe into sugar mill scam

Owners asked to pay farmers by April 23 APN Special Report In the midst of an ongoing anti-corruption drive, UP chief minister Yogi Adityanath has decided...
Yogi transforming work culture

Yogi transforming work culture

The government will give priority to establishing industries in Bundelkhand region By Neha Chandra, APN The government of Yogi Adityanath seems to be working day and...
Muslim women meet CM on triple talaq

Muslim women meet CM on triple talaq

Led by Farha Faiz, the president of the organisation, the delegation was given a patient hearing By Vikram Mishra, APN, Lucknow A delegation from the...
APN show marks BJP foundation day

APN show marks BJP foundation day

It spoke about the party’s ideology, history and gradual growth from two Members of Parliament in 1984 to 282 in the 2014 elections By APN...
State Governments scuttling SC ‘anti-cheers’ orders

State Governments scuttling SC ‘anti-cheers’ orders

APN Correspondent The hotel and liquor industries, shocked by recent Supreme Court verdict for shutting down all cheer vendors within 500 yards of National and...
Yogi cracks down on mass cheating in exams

Yogi cracks down on mass cheating in exams

Exams suspended in 54 centres, cases against 1,400 students APN Correspondent The Uttar Pradesh government of Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath has suspended examinations in 54 centres,...
The pressure came from the party’s ideological mentors, the RSS.

Firebrand Adityanath emerges UP CM

By APN News Service In what seems a victory for the RSS over the BJP in a post-poll victory tussle, the firebrand Yogi Adityanath was...

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