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Lucknow: The daughter of the gangrape victim, who lodged a case against former Uttar Pradesh cabinet minister Gayatri Prasad Prajapati and six others, registered her statement with the Chief Judicial Magistrate (CJM) on Friday. The victim’s counsel Amita Singh brought the girl to CJM Sandhya Srivastava’s chamber under heavy security. Earlier on February 25, the …

Lucknow: Former Uttar Pradesh cabinet minister Vijay Mishra was sacked from Samajwadi Party on Sunday. Vijay Mishra had shifted his loyalties from SP to Mayawati-led Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) on February 16 after his candidature was withdrawn by SP. At the time of joining BSP in presence of party General Secretary Satish Chandra Mishra, Vijay had …

New Delhi: Days after Prime Minister Narendra Modi reshuffled his cabinet and added fresh faces in it, Minority Affairs Minister Najma Heptulla and Minister of State for Heavy Industries G.M. Siddeshwara served their resignations from the Council of Ministers on Tuesday. On the advice of the PM, President Pranab Mukherjee accepted their resignations. Highlights: Mukhtar …