Feroz Khan (File Photo/Facebook)

BHU students end stir as Muslim teacher quits

Varanasi: Students of the Sanskrit Vidya Dharma Vigyan (SVDV) faculty of the Banaras Hindu University (BHU) here on Tuesday called off their month-long protest against appointment of a Muslim teacher, after the latter resigned. Kaushalendra Pandey, Dean, issued a formal notification stating that Feroz Khan had resigned and he urged students to return to their classes. […]

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Bareilly to get its ‘Jhumka’, almost 53 years later

Bareilly (Utar Pradesh): Almost 53 years after actress Sadhana made Bareilly famous worldwide with her chartbuster song, “Bareilly ks bazaar mein jhumka gira re’, Bareilly has finally found its ‘jhumka’. The song was from Sunil Dutt-Sadhana Starrer ‘Mera Saya’, released in 1966 and Bareilly, since then, has been known for its ‘jhumka’ (ear ring). The […]

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UP Governor gets threat, asked to vacate Raj Bhawan in 10 days

Lucknow: The Uttar Pradesh Raj Bhawan has received a letter threatening to blow up the building if Governor Anandiben Patel does not vacate it in 10 days. The letter, according to Raj Bhawan sources was sent by “TSPC Jharkhand”, an apparent reference to the Maoist group Tritya Sammelan Prastuti Committee. An FIR under the charges of […]