BJP’s ‘grand victory’ in 4 states result of people’s faith in PM Modi’s welfare policies for poor, farmers: Shah

Guwahati: As Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) is all set to return to power in four states- Uttar Pradesh, Uttarakhand, Manipur and Goa, Union Home Minister Amit Shah on Thursday expressed gratitude to people for reposing their faith in the BJP…

UP polls: Yogi Adityanath wins Gorakhpur Urban seat with massive margin of over 50,000 votes

Guwahati: Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister and Bharatiya Janata Party leader Yogi Adityanath won Gorakhpur Urban seat with a massive margin of 54,858 votes. His victory comes as the BJP is on course to retain power in Uttar Pradesh. The counting…

Assembly Election Results 2022: BJP crosses halfway mark, set to return to power in Uttar Pradesh

Guwahati: Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath is set to return to power for a second term as the Bharatiya Janata Party is heading towards a landslide victory in Uttar Pradesh. While CM Yogi was confident of winning over 300 seats, the…

Election Results 2022: Counting of votes underway in Manipur, Uttar Pradesh and 3 states

Guwahati: The Assembly Election results for Manipur, Uttar Pradesh, Goa, Uttarakhand and Punjab will be declared today. The counting of votes has begun at 8 a.m with postal ballots while the counting of electronic voting machines (EVM) commenced at 8.30…

Uttar Pradesh Elections 2022: Voting for phase 3 underway, 8.15% voter turnout recorded till 9 am

Guwahati: After a 6-day break, polling has resumed in Uttar Pradesh today, as voters in the country’s most populous state are casting their votes in the third phase. The state reported an 8.15 % voter turnout till 9 am. In…

CBI books ex-MP Ateeq Ahmad for abduction, extortion

The CBI has booked former MP Ateeq Ahmad and others for allegedly orchestrating the abduction of a Lucknow-based businessman from Deoria Jail to extort money from him and take over his business, officials said on Thursday. The Central Bureau of…

UP to remain largest sugar producer in country

Uttar Pradesh minister Suresh Rana said on Sunday the state was all set to retain its position as the largest producer of sugar in the country. Addressing a gathering in the three-day jaggery festival in Muzaffarnagar, the cane development and…

TV channel head, editor arrested

The head of a private television news channel and its editor were arrested here Saturday for allegedly broadcasting defamatory content against Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath, police said. During a debate on the channel on June 6, a woman…

At least 19 killed due to dust storm, lightning in Uttar Pradesh

At least 19 persons were killed and 48 injured due to dust storm and lightning in various parts of Uttar Pradesh, the state Relief commissioner said on Friday. “While six persons died in Mainpuri, three persons each died in Etah…

Mayawati breaks up with Akhilesh, BSP to go solo in UP by-polls

The Bahujan Samaj Party has decided to contest the upcoming Uttar Pradesh Assembly by-polls on its own. There will be no coalition with Akhilesh Yadav’s Samajwadi Party for the 11 seats that will be on the fray. It was BSP…