300 school children in Uttar Pradesh’s Shamli fall ill after inhaling toxic gas

A representational image. Nearly 300 students were taken ill in Shamli after inhaling toxic gas emitted by a sugar mill near their school . Photo: Ramesh Pathania/Mint Lucknow: Around 300 students were taken ill on Tuesday after inhaling toxic gas emitted by a sugar mill near their school in Shamli district, […]

The Samajwadi Party’s first list for Uttar Pradesh hints at its strategy for 2017

The Uttar Pradesh Assembly elections are over a year away but that hasn’t stopped political parties from starting to look for their candidates – keeping caste and class factors in mind – and arranging for funds for what will be a long-drawn out and expensive campaign. The ruling Samajwadi Party […]