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  • A father’s search of 14 months ends, identifies body of a jawan in Kulgam September 22, 2021 10:56 pm After more than 14 months of looking for the remains of his son, on Wednesday, Manzoor Ahmad Wagay received a call from a relative in a nearby village. “They said a body covered in tarpaulin has been found in an orchard, and that it is possibly Shakir’s.” …
  • Creating space for Overseas Experts September 22, 2021 5:49 pm Abdullah Gul, the former President of Turkey, during his last visit lamented the fact that despite having overseas experts in all fields, Pakistan has not been able to turn around. In Turkey he said, they had identified areas which needed guidance from …
  • Body of Dalit girl found in UP’s Aligarh, family alleges sexual assault September 21, 2021 9:39 pm The body of an 8-year-old dalit girl was found from a field near Kishangarh village in Aligarh, police said on Tuesday. According to police, the girl had left for school at around 8 am on Monday. Shortly before noon her school bag was spotted by some …
  • The BJP is Playing the Communal Card Again September 21, 2021 8:04 pm AdvertisementOn September 12, at a public meeting in Kushinagar, a town bordering Nepal in India’s Uttar Pradesh, Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath said that before 2017 (i.e. before his tenure), those saying “abba jaan” (literally, “dear father”) – code for …
  • India: 31 districts are Covid free, says state... September 20, 2021 7:04 am The Uttar Pradesh government on Monday said there are no active cases of Covid-19 in 31 districts of the state. According to data, these 31 districts are: Aligarh, Amroha, Auraiya, Ayodhya, Azamgarh, Ballia, Banda, Basti, Bahraich, Bhadohi, Bijnor, Etah, …
  • Book By RAW Officer’s Daughter On Kashmir's Trauma Kicks Off Debate, Irks Anonymous Scholars September 20, 2021 2:54 am An anonymous Twitter account’s attack on the author of a book on Kashmir accusing her of being the daughter of a RAW officer has created a fresh storm on the cyber space. The anonymous account @Settler_Scholar through a series of tweets, unleashed an …
  • An insecure nationalism has taken hold September 19, 2021 10:44 pm The announcement that August 14 would be the day to remember the horrors of Partition is a manifestation of a new idea of India. This India believes in reliving historical wounds rather than getting over them. Despite the already evident horrors of …
  • Kids’ fever cases giving states shivers September 19, 2021 10:08 pm On Sunday, 14-year-old Chhotu, son of a former pradhan of Chahiha village in western Uttar Pradesh, died while he was being taken to a hospital in Agra. Chhotu is among eight children who have died following high fever in the last four days in Agra …
  • Ashes, Bones And A Long Wait For Justice September 19, 2021 12:00 pm A green-and-red saree hangs from a rope tied to two pillars on the veranda of the house. It has been hanging there for the past one year, a stark reminder of a day when the world came crashing down on this Dalit family in Bulgarhi village of Hathras …
  • The Allure of Aligarh review: New book answers why this city was chosen for AMU September 19, 2021 10:34 am By PTI NEW DELHI: Theories abound as to why Sir Syed Ahmad Khan decided to establish an educational institution in Aligarh and not any other city but a new book seeks to offer a definitive response to it. The reason perhaps lies in the "aab-o-hawa…
  • A Raja that time forgot, but politics will not September 19, 2021 12:06 am “All religions arare a set of ideas given to the human race in the interest of human well-being. (There has to be) unity of religions. They differ only because they were produced at different times and different space… Governments of today are the worst …
  • New Muslim leaders help SP brace for polls September 18, 2021 8:14 pm Induction of prominent Muslim leaders from the BSP and Congress over the last year is likely to strengthen Samajwadi Party’s Muslim leadership, even as its veteran leader Azam Khan remains inactive due to jail time and poor health and Asaduddin Owaisi' …
  • Prayagraj witnesses highest single-day vaccination in UP September 18, 2021 5:25 pm Out of 91,822 jabs, as many as 80,144 recipients of all age groups were administered the first dose while 11,678 recipients were given the second dose. (Representative image)PRAYAGRAJ: The Sangam city has set a record for the highest vaccination in a …
  • Modi’s charisma intact, but Jats of western U.P. want more September 18, 2021 4:23 pm As the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) faces the Jat challenge in western Uttar Pradesh, the message from the ground in Aligarh and Hathras districts is mixed. While there are many who still swear by the ruling party for providing suraksha, bijli aur sadak ( …
  • Beware of DMs, EVMs in Uttar Pradesh polls: Akhilesh Yadav September 18, 2021 1:48 am SP chief Akhilesh Yadav being felicitated with a sword by the Vishwakarma community supporters on FridayLUCKNOW: Sounding caution for the UP assembly elections, Samajwadi Party chief Akhilesh Yadav on Friday said people should beware of EVMs and DMs ( …
  • IISc Bangalore, DU, AMU and BHU among India’s top rankers: THE World University Subject-Wise Rankings 2022 September 17, 2021 10:28 am The Times Higher Education (THE) has released the World University Subject-Wise Rankings 2022 for physical sciences, life sciences, psychology, and clinical and health sciences. More than 1,600 universities from 99 countries have been ranked in at least …
  • Police bust interstate arms racket, two nabbed September 17, 2021 12:43 am New Delhi: Delhi Police’s Special Cell has busted an interstate illegal firearms syndicate and arrested two gunrunners with a cache of 15 pistols and 40 live cartridges. The accused were nabbed from ISBT at Anand Vihar where they had come to deliver a …
  • With Eye On Polls, AAP Promises Free Electricity, Bill Waiver To Woo UP Voters September 17, 2021 12:12 am Repeating its poll promise of free power in Punjab, the Aam Aadmi Party on Thursday promised 300 units of free electricity to all domestic consumers in Uttar Pradesh ahead of elections next year. The party, which recently began its campaigning in UP …
  • Nitin Gadkari: Delhi-Mumbai Expressway to reduce travel time between two cities to 12 hours September 16, 2021 12:07 pm Union Minister for Road Transport and Highways Nitin Gadkari on Thursday said the 1380-km eight-lane Delhi-Mumbai Expressway — passing through Delhi, Haryana, Rajasthan, Madhya Pradesh and Gujarat — will reduce travel time between the cities to 12-12.5 …
  • Uttar Pradesh polls 2022: AAP promises 300 units of electricity free, 24X7 supply September 16, 2021 10:25 am By PTI LUCKNOW: The Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) on Thursday promised that if it is voted to power in Uttar Pradesh, its government will provide 300 units of electricity free of cost to all domestic consumers, waive outstanding bills of 38 lakh families and …
  • UP Cabinet clears kharif rice MSP of Rs 1,960/qn September 16, 2021 2:34 am The Uttar Pradesh Cabinet on Wednesday cleared the paddy procurement policy for the Kharif season by fixing the support price for common paddy at Rs 1,940 per quintal and Rs 1,960 per quintal for Grade A crop. A government spokesperson said that it has …
  • BSP MP objects to UP CM Adityanath's inauguration of roads under PMGSY September 16, 2021 1:42 am BSP MP Kunwar Danish Ali took strong objection to Uttar Pradesh's Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath on Wednesday inaugurating roads built in his constituency under the Pradhan Mantri Gram Sadak Yojana (PMGSY). The MP claimed this is always done by local …
  • PepsiCo plant in Mathura to become source for farmers' progress: Yogi September 15, 2021 7:41 pm Kosi Kalan (Mathura)-based PepsiCo plant would become a source for the progress of farmers as well as create employment opportunities, UP Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath said on Wednesday. "The plant would make the farmers self-reliant as it would …
  • NEET UG counselling: All India quota admission process and cut-off September 15, 2021 5:24 pm The Directorate General of Health Sciences (DGHS) on behalf of the Medical Counselling Committee (MCC) will conduct the NEET 2021 counselling for admission. MCC conducts the counselling in an online mode. Counselling will be conducted in two rounds …
  • AAP releases list of 100 candidates for UP polls September 15, 2021 3:17 pm The Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) on Wednesday released its first list of 100 candidates for the upcoming UP Assembly elections. The AAP has become the first political party to declare its list of candidates. AAP MP Sanjay Singh said that some candidates could be …
  • ATS Launches Massive Crackdown On ISI Funded Terrorists In UP September 15, 2021 11:39 am The continuous arrest of terrorists in Uttar Pradesh has increased the challenges of security agencies. Anti-Terrorist Squad (ATS) revealed the deep conspiracy of terrorists associated with ISI funded module from Lucknow, Prayagraj, Rae Bareli, Bahraich. …
  • PM Modi reaches out to farmers September 15, 2021 9:02 am By Chennaivision in National News, News September 15, 2021 Prime Minister Narendra Modi has reached out to the farming community, saying that the Centre is working to empower small farmers. Addressing a function after laying the foundation stone of a state …
  • Opposed to Muslim fundamentalists and Hindu extremism: Javed Akhtar September 15, 2021 8:50 am Noted film personality Javed Akhtar says he is as opposed to Muslim fundamentalists as he is to Hindu extremism, noting that he has even received death threats from Muslims because of his outspokenness. Defending his recent interview in which he drew …
  • Prime Minister Narendra Modi tries to woo Jats just months ahead of UP polls September 15, 2021 8:02 am Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday sought to revive the legacy of the revolutionary freedom fighter and noted Jat leader Raja Mahendra Pratap Singh, who is credited with forming the first provincial government of India in Afghanistan during the first …
  • Akhilesh Yadav contests PM Modi's claim over crime in UP, asks him to check data September 15, 2021 8:02 am Samajwadi Party chief Akhilesh Yadav on Tuesday challenged Prime Minister Narerndra Modi's claim about the crime situation in Uttar Pradesh, asking him to check data of the Home Department and other central agencies. At a function after laying the …
  • 80% applicants write ComedK test in Karnataka September 15, 2021 3:58 am Picture used for representational purpose onlyBENGALURU: Around 67 per cent of the students who had registered for the Consortium of Medical, Engineering and Dental Colleges of Karnataka’s Undergraduate Entrance Test (UGET) appeared for it on Tuesday. In …
  • UP great example of double engine govt’s benefits: PM September 15, 2021 2:24 am Aligarh: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday laid the foundation stone for a university in Aligarh named after Jat king Raja Mahendra Pratap Singh and hailed Uttar Pradesh as a “great example of the double-engine government’s double benefit”, virtually …
  • September 15, 1981, Forty Years Ago: Ruckus in Lok Sabha September 15, 2021 12:29 am The Lok Sabha witnessed unruly scenes for 45 minutes on September 14 with treasury benches demanding discussion on gold auction during the Janata regime and the Opposition seeking a debate on the privilege motion against Finance Minister R Venkataraman and …
  • UP investments show double-engine govt benefits: PM Narendra Modi September 15, 2021 12:03 am Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday said the central government was working on a road map to transform India’s image from that of a defence hardware importer to an exporting country. Addressing a gathering after visiting an exhibition on the Aligarh …
  • ‘We are suffocating here’: A year on, Hathras victim’s family lives in fear, shunned by village September 14, 2021 11:08 pm The family has kept the ashes of the 19-year-old in a small urn in a corner of a room. Her sewing machine and clothes lie on a shelf. The Dalit family in Hathras has decided they will not perform her last rites until they get justice from the court. A year …
  • Allahabad HC stays second suspension order against Dr Kafeel Khan September 14, 2021 9:06 pm The Allahabad High Court has stayed the UP government’s order suspending Dr Kafeel Khan, a paediatrician, for the second time in 2019 for allegedly creating nuisance and misbehaving with staff at Bahraich District Hospital. Khan was already under …
  • In protest season, PM Modi reaches out to farmers, invokes Charan Singh September 14, 2021 9:05 pm WITH JUST months to go for the Assembly elections in Uttar Pradesh — where farmers, mainly from the Jat community, have been protesting against the farm laws — Prime Minister Narendra Modi reached out to the community on Tuesday, saying that the Centre is …
  • Who is destined to win Uttar Pradesh elections? Famous astrologer predicts September 14, 2021 3:17 pm UP Election 2022: The bugle has been blown for the Uttar Praesh Assembly elections wherein some of the biggest names in the Indian polity are in fray. Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath is pitted in the battle against opposition comprising bigwigs like former …
  • BJP to use PM’s Aligarh event as launch pad for poll campaign September 14, 2021 2:40 pm
  • Foundation stone of Raja Mahendra Pratap Singh State University in Aligarh laid by Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi September 14, 2021 2:11 pm Share Prime Minister Narendra Modi laid the foundation stone of Raja Mahendra Pratap Singh State University in Aligarh. He also visited the exhibition models of the Aligarh node of Uttar Pradesh Defence Industrial Corridor and Raja Mahendra Pratap Singh …
  • PM Narendra Modi praises UP government under Yogi Adityanath September 14, 2021 1:12 pm Sep 14, 2021, 04:29PM ISTSource: TOI.inPrime Minister Narendra Modi today praised the Uttar Pradesh government under CM Yogi Adityanath. PM Modi, after laying the foundation stone of Raja Mahendra Pratap Singh State University in Aligarh today, said that …
  • UP was run by gangsters before 2017, but now such elements are behind bars: PM Modi September 14, 2021 1:10 pm Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday said Uttar Pradesh was run by gangsters and mafias before 2017, but now things have changed under Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath and such elements are behind the bars. He also said that earlier roadblocks were …
  • PM Modi lays foundation stone of Raja Mahendra Pratap Singh University, says 'Aligarh will now secure country's borders' September 14, 2021 1:10 pm Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday laid the foundation stone of Raja Mahendra Pratap Singh State University in Aligarh. Addressing the function Prime Minister Narendra Modi said that Aligarh, which was known to manufacture locks for securing houses, …
  • After locks, Aligarh will now secure Indian borders: PM Modi September 14, 2021 1:00 pm Prime Minister Narendra Modi said on Tuesday that Aligarh, which was known to manufacture locks for securing houses, will now play an important role in securing the country's borders. Inaugurating the defence node here, the Prime Minister said the …
  • Why PM said Aligarh will secure Indian borders September 14, 2021 10:50 am PM Narendra Modi to lay foundation of new university near Aligarh todaySeven years after the local BJP unit first demanded renaming of Aligarh Muslim University after Raja Mahendra Pratap Singh, who had donated the land for it, Prime Minister Narendra Modi …
  • Raja Mahendra Pratap Singh University in Aligarh could help BJP's Jat outreach September 14, 2021 9:28 am Prime Minister Narendra Modi will on Tuesday lay the foundation stone of the Raja Mahendra Pratap Singh State University in Aligarh, a move seen by many as important to the BJP's outreach to Jats ahead of the Uttar Pradesh elections. The university is …
  • Minorities '100% secure' under Modi govt; narrative of hate incidents going up 'wrong': Minority Commission chief September 14, 2021 9:28 am Minorities are "100 per cent secure" under Prime Minister Narendra Modi's government and the narrative that hate incidents have gone up during the present dispensation is "wrong", National Commission for Minorities chairperson Iqbal …
  • After houses, Aligarh will now secure country's borders: PM Modi September 14, 2021 9:10 am
  • In protest season, PM Modi reaches out to farmers, invokes Charan Singh September 14, 2021 8:32 am WITH JUST months to go for the Assembly elections in Uttar Pradesh — where farmers, mainly from the Jat community, have been protesting against the farm laws — Prime Minister Narendra Modi reached out to the community on Tuesday, saying that the Centre is …
  • PM Modi visit to bolster BJP’s efforts to woo Jats September 14, 2021 5:42 am Uttar Pradesh: PM Narendra Modi to lay foundation of state varsity named after Jat icon Raja Mahendra Pratap Singh in AligarhLUCKNOW: Prime Minister Narendra Modi will lay the foundation stone of the much-awaited state university in the name of Raja …
  • PM to lay foundation of new varsity near Aligarh today September 14, 2021 2:04 am
  • PM Narendra Modi to lay foundation of new university near Aligarh today September 14, 2021 1:17 am
  • Focusing on winning seats we lost in 2017: Adityanath September 14, 2021 1:16 am Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath on Monday said the BJP had embarked on a campaign to ensure victory in next year’s state elections in the Assembly constituencies that the party lost in the last polls. He also asked state party leaders to be more vocal on …
  • Raja Mahendra Pratap Singh University in Aligarh: PM Modi visit to bolster BJP’s efforts to woo Jats September 14, 2021 1:15 am Uttar Pradesh: PM Narendra Modi to lay foundation of state varsity named after Jat icon Raja Mahendra Pratap Singh in AligarhLUCKNOW: Prime Minister Narendra Modi will lay the foundation stone of the much-awaited state university in the name of Raja …
  • Yogi inspects preparations of stone laying ceremony September 13, 2021 12:29 pm Aligarh (Uttar Pradesh) [India], September 13 (ANI): Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath on Monday reviewed preparations ahead of the foundation stone laying ceremony of Raja Mahendra Pratap Singh University in Aligarh. Prime Minister Narendra …
  • Modi to lay foundation stone of Raja Mahendra Pratap Singh university in Aligarh September 13, 2021 7:53 am Prime Minister Narendra Modi will lay the foundation stone of Raja Mahendra Pratap Singh state university in Aligarh on Tuesday. The Prime Minister will also visit the exhibition models of the Uttar Pradesh Defence Industrial Corridor and Raja Mahendra …
  • Azam Khan finally gets support from his partymen September 12, 2021 5:22 am (MENAFN - IANS) Lucknow, Sep 12 (IANS) More and more Samajwadi Party (SP) leaders are now coming out in support of beleaguered party MP, Mohd Azam Khan, who has been in jail since February 2020 and has spent almost three months in hospital due to Covid and …
  • Modi laying foundation of Raja Mahendra Pratap Singh varsity in Aligarh on 14th September 12, 2021 2:04 am ISLAMABAD: Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi is visiting Aligarh Tuesday (September 14) for the foundation-laying ceremony of a state university named after Jat Raja Mahendra Pratap Singh. The visit is being seen as yet another move by the BJP to pacify …
  • UP man ‘miffed with BJP office in Muslim area’ held for vandalising it September 11, 2021 10:54 pm Aligarh police on Saturday arrested a 30-year-old man for allegedly vandalising a newly opened BJP office in the Kotwali area. Local BJP leaders claimed that the accused, Babu, damaged furniture and tore posters of Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Chief …
  • A great statesman September 11, 2021 4:05 am Quaid-i-Azam Mohammad Ali Jinnah was one of the greatest leaders of the modern age, who not only led his people to independence but founded a separate homeland for them, where they could live honourably according to their faith and cultivate their culture …
  • Quaid's journey to his eternal abode September 11, 2021 4:05 am In the political history of the South Asian subcontinent, Mohammad Ali Jinnah towers above his contemporaries. He was a pillar of moral strength, the climax of integrity, uprightness and honesty in public life which he regarded as trust never to be …
  • Jinnah’s brilliance September 11, 2021 2:57 am IT is amazing that a 23-year-old American journalist on a scholarship to British India should display an astonishing degree of maturity and say things that a scholar from his country, Stanley Wolpert, would write about the founder of Pakistan decades later …
  • If My Current Day Filmography Is Appreciated, The Credit Must Go To Rajkummar: Hansal Mehta September 10, 2021 10:51 pm Whether it is ‘Shahid’, ‘Aligarh’, ‘Omerta’, ‘Scam 1992’ or the upcoming ‘Faraaz’, National Award-winning filmmaker Hansal Mehta seems to have found his space in telling stories that are based on real-life characters or incidents. ‘Faraaz’ is based on the …
  • PM Modi’s visit to Raja Mahendra Pratap varsity | Observers say there is more to it than meets the eye September 10, 2021 11:13 am The Prime Minister’s visit to Aligarh to lay the foundation stone of Raja Mahendra Pratap Singh University is being seen in the light of the upcoming Assembly elections as it is not every day that the PM goes to lay the stone of a State university. Naming …
  • Controversy again over Jinnah portrait in AMU September 10, 2021 10:55 am The portrait of Jinnah has returned to haunt Aligarh Muslim University once again. The BJP unit in Aligarh has now written a letter with their blood to Prime Minister Narendra Modi, urging him to ensure the removal of the portrait of Jinnah from the campus …
  • Delhi riots: I will stop saying 'Salaam' if illegal, Khalid Saifi tells court on police remarks September 10, 2021 9:02 am By PTI NEW DELHI: Alluding to Delhi Police's remarks on "As-salamu alaykum" salutation, Delhi riots conspiracy case accused and activist Khalid Saifi on Friday said he would have to stop saying it in case it is illegal. Saifi's remarks …
  • Justice is the utmost want for anyone who has seen suffering: New chief of Minorities Commission September 10, 2021 8:44 am The government on Wednesday appointed Iqbal Singh Lalpura, former IPS officer, to lead the National Commission for Minorities (NCM). The appointment comes at a time when the Punjab elections is just a few months away and in the midst of the farmers’ …
  • ECW Interviews Dubai Cares Ceo H.E. Dr. Tariq Al Gurg September 10, 2021 6:58 am Aid, COVID-19, Education, Education Cannot Wait. Future of Education is here, Humanitarian Emergencies Building momentum to the RewirEd Summit, leading education advocate explores new ways to bridge the digital divide and respond to COVID-19. Sep 10 2021 - …
  • IIT Madras ranks best institution for 3rd year in a row September 10, 2021 6:35 am New Delhi, Sep 9 (IANS) The Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) Madras has been ranked first in the National Institutional Ranking Framework (NIRF), a ranking by the Ministry of Education, for the third year in a row. The Indian Institute of Science …
  • India registers 14% spike in daily Covid cases, most from Kerala September 10, 2021 3:52 am Shilpa Shetty trolled for welcoming Ganpati home amid Kundra's arrest India witnessed a spike of 14 per cent in the daily new cases on Thursday as the country recorded 43,263 new infections in the last 24 hours, while Kerala is still reporting not less …