• UPSC, civil services
    Aug 26, 2015 21:02 IST

    Answer key for UPSC Prelims General Studies paper 2015

    The civil services examination is conducted by the UPSC every year in three stages - preliminary, main and interview - to select candidates for prestigious Indian Administrative Service (IAS), Indian Foreign Service (IFS) and Indian Police Service (IPS) among other services

  • UPSC
    Aug 27, 2015 14:17 IST

    UPSC IES/ISS 2015 final results announced, check it here

    Union Public Service Commission (UPSC) has declared the final list of candidates who have been recommended for appointment to posts in Indian Economic Service (IES) and Indian Statistical Service (ISS).

  • Smriti Irani
    Aug 26, 2015 11:53 IST

    Amethi land transfer probe picks up pace after Irani's poke

    The pace of the probe picked up after union human resource development (HRD) minister Smriti Irani on Sunday accused the Congress of grabbing the land which the UP government had allotted to Samrat Bicycles Ltd on 90-year lease for setting up a cycle factory.

  • Maggi
    Aug 23, 2015 12:48 IST

    After Maggi, Yippee noodles in a soup as excess lead found

    After receiving information that Yippee noodles contained excess lead, the FDA team seized seven samples, which were sent for tests in the Meerut lab. The report received confirms that both the noodles and its taste maker (masala) have failed the lead tests.

  • SBI
    Aug 25, 2015 13:47 IST

    Over 2000 jobs: SBI PO Mains 2015 results out, check it here

    The State Bank of India on Monday announced the Probationary Officer (PO) Main Exam (Phase II) result, the exams for which were held on July 26 this year. There are 2,393 PO vacancies to be filled this time around.

  • Islamic State grafitti in Agra
    Aug 23, 2015 11:19 IST

    Islamic State graffiti in Agra, cops alert

    A slogan written on a wall at a busy market place in Agra has put the police on alert here. The slogan ‘ISIS Islamic Coming Soon’ was written on a wall of a water outlet (pyayu) in busy Phullati bazaar of Agra.

  • Juvenile crime
    Aug 23, 2015 10:59 IST

    Under the shadow of crimes, UP’s children live in a dystopia

    With a steep rise in crimes against kids, minors are becoming more vulnerable. The total number of crimes against children reported across the country was 89,423 in 2014 and 58,224 in 2013. There has been a rise of over 53% in crimes against children even across the country and the UP had a nearly 17% share in it.

  • AIPMT test
    Aug 18, 2015 22:12 IST

    AIPMT 2015: Counselling schedule released, check it here

    The results of the All India Pre Medical Test (AIPMT), the gateway exam for admission into some top-notch state-run medical colleges, were declared on Monday by the Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE).

  • Haryana Vipul Garg
    Aug 17, 2015 14:53 IST

    AIPMT topper Vipul thanks parents, says wants to help people

    Haryana's Vipul Garg has topped the All India Pre-Medical Test entrance examination 2015, the results of which were declared on Monday.

  • Lallu Yadav, Lucknow criminal turns to acting
    Aug 17, 2015 11:08 IST

    Notorious UP gangster shoots, aims to be Bollywood star

    One of Lucknow’s most infamous gangsters is set to become a film star – his debut “Chabili” will hit the theatres on August 21, while another comedy is already in the pipeline.

    Aug 16, 2015 19:31 IST

    AIPMT results on Monday, Jaipur students expect lower cut-off

    With the All India Pre Medical Test (AIPMT) results expected to be announced on Monday, Jaipur students appear to be tensed, anticipating a lower cut-off than the previous year's.

    Aug 16, 2015 18:09 IST

    Lucknow: Students wait anxiously for AIPMT results

    Thousands of medical aspirants and their families in Uttar Pradesh capital Lucknow are anxiously waiting for AIPMT-2015 re-test result that is expected to be declared on Monday.

  • The abode of shiva
    Aug 13, 2015 10:58 IST

    Woman IPS officer scales Europe’s highest peak

    Aparna Kumar, a 2002-batch IPS officer added another feather in her cap on August 4 when she scaled Europe’s highest peak Mount Elbrus (18,510 feet) in Russia. She hoisted the Indian and UP Police flags there.

  • Trauma Centre
    Aug 13, 2015 10:34 IST

    Lucknow: Trauma Centre lift stuck midway, patient dies

    An elevator in the Trauma Centre at the King George’s Medical University got stuck early on Wednesday morning and a woman patient inside reportedly lost her life.

  • Students after writing
    Aug 14, 2015 12:52 IST

    CBSE declares Class 10 IOP results, check it here

    The Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) on Thursday declared the Class 10 Improvement of Performance (IOP) exam results for the year 2015. Around 41, 812 candidates had appeared for the Class 10 IOP Examinations.