Poonam Sinha, an SP-BSP-RLD candidate from Lucknow, is pitted against Union Minister Rajnath Singh in the constituency. Rajnath had won from Lucknow in the 2014 general elections.

The party's official Twitter handle also carried a picture showing Poonam Sinha joining the party in the presence of SP chief Akhilesh Yadav's wife Dimple Yadav, an MP from Kannauj.

All India Babri Masjid Action Committee convenor Zafaryab Jilani will meet All India Muslim Personal Law Board and committee members over the Ayodhya issue here on Tuesday.

At least two sub-inspectors have been suspended after they illegally raided the house of a coal trader and took away Rs 1.58 crore, calling it black money, police said. The incident took place in Gosaiganj area here on Saturday.

Two dry fruit vendors from Kashmir who were sitting on a busy road in Uttar Pradesh's capital Lucknow were attacked by a group of men belonging to a fringe right-wing outfit yesterday.

Aditya who was part of the meeting that the UP East general secretary Priyanka held with Congress workers from Bundelkhand, said that party workers were charged with new enthusiasm after meeting with Priyanka.

After Samajwadi Party patriarch Mulayam Singh Yadav praised Prime Minister Narendra Modi in Lok Sabha on Wednesday, posters thanking the former Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister appeared in Lucknow.

New Delhi: Priyanka Gandhi Vadra, Congress general secretary in-charge of east Uttar Pradesh, marked her political debut ahead of Lok...