Uttar Pradesh

Modi is 'killer of humanity', says Mulayam

Mulayam-Singh-YadavAllahabad, March 2 : Samajwadi Party leader Mulayam Singh Yadav Sunday launched a scathing attack on the BJP's prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi, calling him "a killer of humanity".

Addressing a large gathering at the Parade ground here, Yadav took on the Congress as well, saying both the major parties were detrimental for the country's prosperity.

Mulayam Singh Yadav, the Samajwadi Party veteran said, made fun of BJP president Rajnath Singh's overtures to Muslims.

"After (committing) mass murders, the BJP is now seeking an apology. Can this be accepted?"

Global investors once again turning to equities: survey

Global investors once again turning to equities: surveyGlobal investors are once again turning to equities in order to get higher returns, according to a newly published survey.

Seven out of every 10 investors (70 per cent) surveyed by British fund manager Schroders said that they were planning to invest into equities in 2014. The percentage of investors looking to invest into equities was far more than the 18 per cent who were looking to invest into bonds.

AAP running away from battlefield, not capable of facing challenges: Akhilesh Yadav

Akhilesh-YadavFirozabad, (Uttar Pradesh), Feb 10 : Reactiong to Delhi Chief Minster Arvind Kejriwal's threat to resign from his post if the Jan Lokpal Bill was not passed, Uttar Pradesh Chief Minster Akhilesh Yadav on Monday said that the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) just wanted to run away from the battlefield as they were not capable of facing the challenges.

"The AAP does not want to run the government and are not able to deal with the challenges. They want to run away from the battlefield," said Yadav.

All-new BMW 3 Series Gran Turismo launched in India

BMW-3-Series-Gran-TurismoGreater Noida (Uttar Pradesh), Feb 6 : The all-new BMW 3 Series Gran Turismo was launched in India today at the Auto Expo 2014.

Locally produced at the BMW Plant Chennai, the all-new BMW 3 Series Gran Turismo will be available at BMW dealerships across the country from March 2014.

BMW launches four new cars at Auto Expo 2014

BMW launches four new cars at Auto Expo 2014Greater Noida (Uttar Pradesh), Feb 6 : BMW India presented the new generation of individual mobility by unveiling the BMW i8, the all-new BMW X5 and the all-new BMW M6 Gran Coupe at the 12th Auto Expo 2014. The all-new BMW 3 Series Gran Turismo was also launched in India.

No government possible at Centre without us: Mulayam

Mulayam-SinghLucknow, Feb 3 : Samajwadi Party chief and former Uttar Pradesh chief minister Mulayam Singh Monday reiterated that no government would be possible at the Centre without the support of his party. He said the SP would play the kingmaker after the forthcoming Lok Sabha polls.

Addressing a "Desh Bachao, Desh Banao" rally in Gonda, 100 km from here, the SP leader also referred to the alliance in Tamil Nadu between the AIADMK and the CPI, saying UP had 80 seats in the Lok Sabha while Tamil Nadu had just 39.

Rahul Gandhi faces rough weather in Amethi

Rahul-GandhiLucknow, Jan 28 : Congress vice president Rahul Gandhi is not finding the going easy in family bastion Amethi.

As he prepares for the Lok Sabha election, there are enough indications that the Aam Aadmi Party's (AAP) entry into the electoral battle has upset the Congress calculations. There is also infighting within the Congress. And Uttar Pradesh's ruling Samajwadi Party is shedding its friendly face to throw a challenge to the Gandhi scion.

While Gandhi supporters may not yet admit it openly, there are enough signs that they are worried in the face of the gauntlet thrown at them by AAP's poet-politician Kumar Vishwaas.

Patience helped me win: Saina Nehwal

Saina-NehwalLucknow, Jan 25 : Top seed Saina Nehwal Saturday said her patience in the women's singles semifinal at the $120,000 India Grand Prix Gold helped her win the match against Chinese sixth seed Xuan Deng.

The World No. 9 had to dig deep to oust the 2010 Youth Olympics silver medallist 21-14, 17-21, 21-19 in a marathon match which lasted an hour and 20 minutes at the Babu Banarasi Das Indoor Stadium.

Akhilesh inducts five ministers

Akhilesh-YadavLucknow, Jan 24 : Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav Friday expanded his council of ministers for the fifth time, inducting four cabinet ministers and one minister of state.

Cabinet ministers sworn in by Governor B. L.  Joshi here were Shivkant Ojha, Iqbal Masood, Mehboob Ali and Shahid Manzoor.

The lone minister of state was Yasser Shah, son of Labour and Employment Minister and senior Samajwadi Party leader Waqar Shah, who was relieved of his duties Friday as he has been ailing for the last one year.

Narendra Modi to address rally in Gorakhpur

Narendra ModiGorakhpur (Uttar Pradesh), Jan. 23  : Bharatiya Janata Party's (BJP) prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi is going to address 'Vijay Shankhnaad Rally' rally in Gorakhpur, on Thursday.

Uttar Pradesh BJP unit president Laxmikant Bajpai said that the leaders in this rally would focus on various issues related to the region.

"All preparations for the rally are done. By God's grace the weather is also fine. It will be a fantastic rally. And the leaders would focus on the issues related to this region. The entire ground will be filled with people," he said.

Government considers hiking subsidised LPG to 12 cylinders

M-Veerappa-MoilyGreater Noida, Jan 12 : The government is considering increasing the quota of subsidised cooking gas (LPG) cylinders from nine to 12 per household in a year, Petroleum Minister M.  Veerappa Moily said Sunday.

"I have read in the newspapers about (Congress vice-president) Rahul Gandhi taking up the issue of increasing the LPG (Liquefied Petroleum Gas) cap with the prime minister.  I am yet to get comments from the Congress vice-president or the prime minister," he told reporters at the Petrotech 2014 conference here, on the national capital's outskirts.

Corruption is a big issue for us, we will get Jan Lokpal in 15 days: Kejriwal

Arvind-KejriwalGhaziabad (Uttar Pradesh), Dec 25 : Describing the menace of corruption as a very big issue for the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP), Delhi chief minister designate Arvind Kejriwal said on Wednesday that his minority government, which is being given outside support by the Congress, is determined to introduce and pass a Jan Lokpal Bill in the next 15 days.

Baba Ramdev accuses Nehru-Gandhi family of usurping India's wealth

Baba Ramdev accuses Nehru-Gandhi family of usurping India's wealthLucknow/Muzaffarnagar, Dec. 23 : Yoga guru Baba Ramdev on Monday accused the Nehru-Gandhi family of usurping the unlimited wealth of India and of depriving the people of the country of their rightful due.

Talking to mediapersons in Lucknow,, he said: "India has gone down in every sphere despite having unlimited resources; they have turned this nation into a pauper. The Nehru family are the biggest robbers in the world, they have usurped the rights of 1.5 crore people."

Akhilesh welcomes Rahul Gandhi's visit to Muzaffarnagar

Akhilesh-YadavShamli, (Uttar Pradesh), Dec 23 : Chief Minister of Uttar Pradesh, Akhilesh Yadav on Monday welcomed suggestions from Congress Prime Ministerial candidate Rahul Gandhi to help riot-hit victims in Muzaffarnagar.

One family is responsible for the poverty in India, says Narendra Modi

Narendra-ModiVaranasi , Dec 20, : Addressing a rally here today, Bharatiya Janata Party ( BJP) prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi said that despite having been in power for the past 60 years, the Gandhi family had failed to get people rid of poverty.

"Only one family is responsible for the poverty in the country. Despite having been in power for the last 60 years, the people are still suffering from the poverty," he said.

Voters will fight 2014 polls: Modi

Narendra-ModiVaranasi, Dec 20 : Bharatiya Janata Party's prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi said here Friday that the 2014 parliamentary polls will be fought by the people of India and every voter will fight.

"The 2014 polls will not be fought between two parties, no individual will lead these polls. This election will be fought by the people of India and every voter will fight," he said.

"There has never been such an atmosphere before the elections... people are eager to pull down the Congress government," Modi said at a rally here.(IANS)

Talwars sentenced to life for double murder

TalwarsGhaziabad, Nov 26 : A day after they were held guilty, a CBI court Tuesday sentenced dentist couple Rajesh and Nupur Talwar to life imprisonment on charges of killing their daughter and domestic help in 2008.

Lawyers of the distraught couple, who were immediately taken back to the Dasna Jail in Ghaziabad district, said they would appeal in a higher court against the ruling. (IANS)

Court reserves order on Sachin's Bharat Ratna

sachin-tendulkarLucknow, Nov 25 : The Lucknow bench of the Allahabad High Court Monday reserved its order on a PIL challenging the award of Bharat Ratna, India's highest civilian award, to cricketer Sachin Tendulkar.

The petition filed by IPS official Amitabh Thakur and social activist Nutan Thakur contended that the award had no provisions or guidelines to select people.

The petitioner's counsel Asok Pande argued that cricket was less of a sport and more a 'tamasha' or fun.

Pande said there were no guidelines to select Bharat Ratna winners as against the guidelines governing Padma awards.

Congress divided the nation: Modi

Narendra-ModiAgra, Nov 21 : BJP's prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi Thursday accused the Congress of playing divisive politics and said the party was responsible for India's partition.

"Congress has always played divisive politics. At the time of independence, it divided the country," Modi said at a rally here.

"They (Congress) are not interested in development. They are habituated to playing vote bank politics. Appease 25 percent of the population and ignore the rest 75 percent," he said.

Many people unaware that kids too live with diabetes

World-Diabetes-DayGhaziabad, Nov 14 : Many people think diabetes affects only adults, especially the middle aged. It can, therefore, be disconcerting for parents to find out that their child is suffering from diabetes, an expert said Thursday on the occasion of World Diabetes Day.

"The fact is that about 10 lakh children live with Type I diabetes in India, according to the Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation (JDRF)," said Ashish Sharma, a doctor in internal medicine at the Columbia Asia Hospital in Ghaziabad.

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