Prashant Pandey The Indian Express Group
Thursday 9 May '13An FIR has been registered against the Director of the Institute of Agricultural Sciences (IAgSc), Prof Ravi Pratap Singh, of the Banaras Hindu University (BHU) alleging that he took credit for a rese...
Thursday 18 April '13Nearly 35 years after he was acquitted by a sessions court, the Allahabad High Court Tuesday convicted a man, now 75, of murder and sentenced him to life imprisonment. Four other accused have died dur...
Thursday18 April '13Four other accused in the case have died during this period.
Wednesday17 April '13Launch signature campaign seeking his removal.
Tuesday16 April '13The same procedure will be applied in other stretches also, said officials.
Friday12 April '13The Allahabad High Court has quashed a 2001 government order (GO) stipulating that an application for appointment on compassionate grounds, made five years after the death of an employee, would not be...
Saturday6 April '13Artefacts that had been taken from India by the British during colonial times and are part of the British Museum may be lent for exhibition in India, but cannot be returned, British Museum Director Ne...
Thursday21 March '13The PIL also demands that such an institute be set up in Gorakhpur first.
Monday11 March '13The city of tents that had come to exist on the sandy river bed around Sangam formally closed down with an estimated 70 lakh taking the holy dip on the occasion of Mahashivratri on Sunday, marking the...
Saturday9 March '13The court noted that when multi-storey apartments were being allowed to be constructed in the same area, then there was no reasonable basis for discriminating against the owners of the smaller plots.
Tuesday5 March '13Even as only women and children remained in Balipur, where two days ago the village pradhan, his younger brother and Circle Officer (Kunda) Ziaul Haque were killed, the newly appointed Superintendent ...
Tuesday5 March '13In Balipur, the men were nowhere to be seen. There were only women and children. The only men seemed to be the ones in khaki
Saturday2 March '13Deserted camps, skeletal signs of administration as Mela enters final 10 days.
Tuesday26 February '13The 43rd day of Kumbh-2013 saw around 90 lakh people taking the holy dip on Maghi Purnima here on Monday.
Monday25 February '13Unmindful of tight security arrangements, elaborate traffic diversions and consequent jam-like situation, devotees in large numbers have begun reaching Sangam for the Maghi Purnima snan (bathing), vir...
Saturday23 February '13Dusty roads, empty spaces, camps being dismantled and empty tents the Kumbh Mela area is gradually but surely showing signs of folding up even though two important bathing days remain.
Thursday21 February '13The nationwide strike called by trade unions had its impact on the Kumbh Mela too. Many devotees who were depending on buses for transport found themselves stranded here on Wednesday.
Tuesday19 February '13Two days of heavy rain leaves Kumbh area without power and in stench.
Sunday17 February '13With continuous rain breaking the record of over 35 years, the Kumbh Mela became a picture of chaos here on Saturday with tents getting uprooted, camps getting flooded and the ruined checkered plates ...
Sunday17 February '13Managing the milling crowds of bathers at the Sangam, constable Pratap Patel tackles irascible sadhus, devout villagers and me-first rowdies
Saturday16 February '13Basant Panchami Shahi snan observed in stampede shadow, akharas take out 'silent'' march.
Saturday16 February '13Their forefathers had gone from various parts of eastern Uttar Pradesh to countries like Fiji, Mauritius, Trinidad and Tobago as indentured labourers under the British rule.
Friday15 February '13Their forefathers had gone from various parts of eastern Uttar Pradesh to countries like Fiji, Mauritius, Trinidad and Tobago as indentured labourers under the British rule.
Thursday14 February '13The railway officials have admitted that after the stampede occurred, the relief operations could be initiated only after loss of crucial time that could have saved more lives.
Wednesday13 February '13Govt had arranged 2,500 buses for Mauni Amavasya, but most of them got stuck in jams