• Girl commits suicide as police refuse to register rape attempt case 18 Sep 2020 03:00 BAHAWALPUR: A 19-year-old girl committed suicide in Basti Mamrran in tehsil Khairpur Tamiwali in protest against police. Ghulam Fareed, the father of the deceased girl, told reporters that accused Luqam tried to rape his daughter and she filed a case with …
  • A workshop in a lane cuts glass to stand between Delhi power corridors, virus 18 Sep 2020 00:00 At the workshop in Paharganj, New Delhi, where the acrylic shields are manufactured. Tashi TobgyalA computer-operated laser-cutting machine, the size of a table-tennis board, is silently embossing the State Emblem of India on a transparent acrylic sheet in …
  • Whopping Rs 67K cr spent on developing GHMC 17 Sep 2020 04:20 By Express News Service HYDERABAD: A whopping Rs  67,035.16 crore worth capital works have been undertaken in the GHMC area from 2014-15 to till date. Initiating the discussion on ‘Civic works and other infrastructure facilities in Greater Hyderabad …
  • Two drown in Sutlej River 17 Sep 2020 02:18 BAHAWALPUR: Two people, including an eight-year-old girl, drowned in the River Sutlej on Wednesday. According to Rescue-1122, Shahnaz Bibi of village Nawabpura slipped and fell into the river and drowned. In the second incident, Zarina, 50, wife of Falk …
  • Women borrowers in Punjab close ranks to demand loan waiver from micro-finance cos 16 Sep 2020 07:43 Written by Raakhi Jagga | Ludhiana | Updated: September 16, 2020 12:27:03 pm The Morcha organised a statewide agitation on Tuesday, with women leading protest marches to push for their demands. (Express Photo)Krishna Kaur, in her 40s, had taken loan from …
  • BMC releases a new list of containment zones in Mumbai as cases increase - Mumbai 15 Sep 2020 17:43 Coronavirus cases in the state have been increasing exponentially, on Friday, September 11, 2020, Maharashtra's coronavirus count crosses 10-lakh cases (one million), with more than 24,000 new cases reported in a day. Four divisions in the state have …
  • Sugar mills owe nearly Rs 13,000 cr for FY20 season to cane farmers: Govt 15 Sep 2020 15:14 Sugar mills owed nearly Rs 13,000 crore to cane farmers as on September 11 for the crop procured during 2019-20 marketing season that started October last year, Parliament was informed on Tuesday. "Out of total cane dues payable of Rs 75,585 crore for …
  • Akhilesh slams state govt for arrest of SP leaders 15 Sep 2020 01:39 Police personnel lathicharge Samajwadi party activist during a protest against the state and central government, in Varanasi on MondayLucknow: Lambasting BJP for the arrest of Samajwadi Party leaders who were on way to meet families of veterans who have …
  • Won't dismantle encroachment without decision taken jointly with Urban Development Ministry, Delhi govt: Railways 14 Sep 2020 16:09 The Railways said on Monday it will not dismantle any encroachment without a proper decision taken jointly with the Urban Development Ministry and the Delhi government, after a political storm brewed over a Supreme Court order for removal of around 48,000 …
  • Flash Flood Hits Guwahati Hard, Massive Traffic Jam Reported 14 Sep 2020 05:58 Guwahati is witnessing massive flash floods and traffic jam in most of its prime areas due to incessant rains since the early morning. With the change in season, Guwahati has experienced a brief, smart shower early today besides a continuous sprinkle …
  • Smothering the housing rights of the urban poor 13 Sep 2020 20:15 A Court order, on Delhi’s slum dwellings, threatens to undo the promise of the right to housing offered in earlier verdicts In a short order with devastating consequences, the Supreme Court of India on August 31 ordered the removal of about 48,000 slum …
  • Racing: Sherwood Forest's poor run mystifies trainer 13 Sep 2020 17:13 Trainer Tony Pike breathed a sigh of relief yesterday as he watched Group 1 New Zealand Derby winner Sherwood Forest moving freely after pulling up lame in his campaign opener at Ellerslie the previous day. The Fastnet Rock 4-year-old finished nearly 10 …
  • Delhi slum eviction: Corona took away everything, now roof being taken away, say residents 13 Sep 2020 16:27 **EDS: TO GO WITH STORY DEL 28** New Delhi: Resident of a slum near Sarai Rohilla Railway line, in New Delhi, Sunday, Sept. 13, 2020. The Supreme Court had on August 31 ordered the removal of 48,000 slum dwellings along railway tracks in Delhi within three …
  • Delhi slum eviction: COVID pandemic took away everything, now roof being taken away, say residents 13 Sep 2020 12:36 The COVID-19 pandemic took away her family’s livelihood and now 48-year-old Veeramma fears she will lose her roof in the wake of the Supreme Court ordering the removal of 48,000 slum dwellings along railway tracks in Delhi. “My husband was born here. My …
  • Deprived of education, slum kids receive classes from JNU students 13 Sep 2020 12:10 New Delhi, Sep 13 (IANS) As the impact of the COVID-19 lockdown on education becomes severe day by day, it is the deprived who are put to the maximum disadvantage. Since schools are shut, classrooms have moved online. However, only those children can …
  • Meetings at night, schools at quarries: at Agnivesh funeral, tales of rescue 12 Sep 2020 23:33 Heera Devi with Agnivesh. A loan of Rs 20 kept her toiling at a quarry for years. (Express photo)In 1980, Heera Devi took a loan of Rs 20 from a contractor at a stone quarry in Haryana where she worked, to send to her two young sons back at their village …
  • Woman gang-raped at Taunsa village 12 Sep 2020 05:24 DERA GHAZI KHAN: A married woman was allegedly gang-raped at her home by two suspects at Basti Lashari village of Taunsa tehsil. In the first information report (FIR), registered with the Raitra Police Station, the mother of two said the suspects scaled …
  • Centre’s role in helping State fight COVID not acknowledged, says Kishan Reddy 12 Sep 2020 04:32 Minister of State for Home Affairs G. Kishan Reddy refuted the allegations of the Telangana government by Chief Minister K. Chandrasekhar Rao and some of his Cabinet colleagues that the Centre was discriminating against the State in release of funds and …
  • Govt is continuing its efforts to set up one medical college in each district: Eatala 10 Sep 2020 19:02 The State Government is continuing its efforts to ensure that one medical college each was set up in all the districts across the State. The decision to set up medical colleges was taken by Chief Minister K. Chandrasekhar Rao in view of the anticipated …
  • Assam: Body of Missing Child Found in Brahmaputra 10 Sep 2020 06:41 The dead body of a child who had earlier fallen into the Brahmaputra River has been recovered by NDRF in Uzan Bazar Ghat on September 10. The deceased has been identified as Abhishek Sharma of Uzan Bazar’s Arikati Basti. According to reports, the victim …
  • Covid-19 Claims 17 More Lives In J&K, Toll 835 10 Sep 2020 05:31 WhatsApp Facebook Twitter Email 10Shares KO File Photo: Abid Bhateat J&K Sees Record 1617 New Cases Srinagar: As many as seventeen more people succumbed to coronavirus infection in Jammu and Kashmir on Wednesday, raising the number of fatalities since …
  • Woman Raped, Murdered In Samba, Accused Held: Police 10 Sep 2020 05:31 WhatsApp Facebook Twitter Email 3Shares Representational Pic Jammu- A 38-year-old woman was allegedly raped and killed by a man in Samba district of Jammu and Kashmir, police said on Wednesday. The accused, identified as Puran Chand alias Bitu (32) from …
  • Robbers kill man in Kasur 10 Sep 2020 02:50 KASUR: Bandits shot dead a man in a robbery bid on Wednesday. Four robbers shot dead Jaber near Jambar Canal, Pattoki, over putting up resistance and snatched Rs 2,570,000 from him. Three bandits signaled Imran to stop near Basti Lal Shah, Kot Radha Kishan …
  • You're not imagining it. Masks can make your eyes feel dry. Here's what to do. 09 Sep 2020 12:13 “With each breath, his glasses were fogging and unfogging, fogging and unfogging,” White said. “That was the aha moment for me.” “The real reason for bringing this to people’s attention is to say, ‘Hey, if you notice this, this is why it’s happening and …
  • How a Pune tailor began to make masks to ensure financial freedom 07 Sep 2020 19:01 Across Pune, scores of daily wage labourers and migrant workers were beginning to make long journeys home to their villages as earning opportunities died in the city. (Representational)On March 25, the first day of the lockdown, Rupali Ramachandra …
  • Starman takes top billing in Garrowby contest 07 Sep 2020 03:31 LONDON: Starman maintained his unbeaten record with an impressive display in the Al Basti Equiworld Dubai Garrowby Stakes at York. Following a successful racecourse debut at Lingfield in July, Ed Walker’s three-year-old doubled his tally when claiming the …
  • Two children electrocuted in Jhang 07 Sep 2020 02:19 JHANG: Two children were electrocuted at Basti Mehar Wali, Mandi Shah Jewana, on Sunday. Reportedly, Amjad, 7, and his sister Rubab, 5, were playing in their house when suddenly they received severe electric shocks when they touched an iron door of a room …
  • Two murdered in Malakwal 07 Sep 2020 02:19 MALAKWAL: Two people, including a woman, were killed in separate incidents here on Saturday night. Reportedly, Muhammad Akram of Basti Makhdoom had married his daughter Rukhsana Kausar with Adil Bhatti of Jarra in the jurisdiction of Gojra police some …
  • Starman strikes at York 06 Sep 2020 14:17 Starman maintained his unbeaten record with an impressive display in the Al Basti Equiworld Dubai Garrowby Stakes at York. Following a successful racecourse debut at Lingfield in July, Ed Walker's three-year-old doubled his tally when claiming the …
  • Kishan warns TS against creating controversy on GST issues, but assures all help 06 Sep 2020 04:13 By Express News Service HYDERABAD:  Union Minister of State for Home Affairs G Kishan Reddy warned the State government not to create controversies on issues related to GST. He said that the Centre would extend guarantee for the loans taken by the State …
  • ACE arrests excise clerk 06 Sep 2020 03:08 GUJRANWALA: The Anti-Corruption Establishment (ACE) team Saturday arrested a clerk receiving bribe from a citizen. A citizen filed an application with Anti-Corruption Establishment Regional Director Rai Naeem Ullah Bhatti, stating that junior clerk …
  • 17 More Covid-19 Deaths In J&K, Toll 773 05 Sep 2020 22:02 WhatsApp Facebook Twitter Email 0Shares KO File Photo: Abid Bhat Srinagar: At least seventeen more people died of coronavirus in Jammu and Kashmir on Saturday, taking the number of fatalities due to the deadly infection in the Union Territory to 773. While …
  • Panel moots merger of UP co-operative banks to create Rs 35,000 cr entity 04 Sep 2020 14:20 Amid the ongoing process of consolidation in the domestic public sector banking space, an expert panel has suggested the creation of a single state controlled lender in Uttar Pradesh by merging all the co-operative sector banks in the state. The proposed …
  • Lockdown, threat of eviction, court order puts Delhi jhuggi residents in the line of fire 03 Sep 2020 22:28 Written by Sukrita Baruah | New Delhi | Published: September 4, 2020 1:25:39 am At a JJ cluster near Azadpur, Thursday. An affidavit filed by ADRM claims “these clusters sum up to a total of about 48,000 jhuggis” near railway tracks. (Express Photo: Tashi …
  • BMC releases a new list of containment zones in Mumbai as cases increase - Mumbai 15 Sep 2020 17:43 Coronavirus cases in the state have been increasing exponentially, on Friday, September 11, 2020, Maharashtra's coronavirus count crosses 10-lakh cases (one million), with more than 24,000 new cases reported in a day. Four divisions in the state have …
  • UP govt speeds up land acquisition for 91-km Gorakhpur Link Expressway 14 Sep 2020 12:41 The Uttar Pradesh government has expedited the process of land acquisition for flagship 91-km expressway project in Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath’s pocket borough of Gorakhpur. The mega project spanning four districts viz. Gorakhpur, Sant Kabir Nagar, …
  • Fringe political outfits flex muscles in run-up to UP bypolls 11 Sep 2020 12:19 Lucknow, Sep 11 (IANS) With bypolls to eight Assembly seats in Uttar Pradesh on the horizon, fringe political groups have started flexing their muscles. Nishad Party chief Sanjay Nishad has renewed his demand for reservation to the fishermen community in …
  • 644 villages in 16 UP districts affected by floods 02 Sep 2020 04:07 Lucknow, Sep 2 (IANS) At least 644 villages in 16 districts of Uttar Pradesh have been inundated with flood waters, according to official sources. In a statement, Relief Commissioner said that these villages are located in Ambedkar Nagar, Ayodhya, Azamgarh …
  • AAP MP serves privilege notice against 8 UP Police officials 26 Aug 2020 04:41 Lucknow, Aug 26 (IANS) Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) MP Sanjay Singh has served a privilege notice against eight Superintendent of Police rank officials of Uttar Pradesh Police and wants them to be summoned in front of the Privileges Committee of Parliament. In a …
  • Uttar Pradesh: Sant Kabir Nagar MP tests positive for Covid-19 19 Aug 2020 07:01
  • Sant Kabir Nagar MP tests positive for Covid-19 19 Aug 2020 01:14
  • 15 UP districts hit by floods; CM directs officials to maintain social distancing in relief camps 17 Aug 2020 16:19 Lucknow: With 15 districts of Uttar Pradesh hit by floods, Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath on Monday directed officials to maintain social distancing in relief camps set up in the deluge-hit areas. He asked officials to segregate those who have fever, cold …
  • Landowner ‘locks’ AAP’s city office, party claims police pressure on her 17 Aug 2020 00:25 Sanjay Singh defends his remarks against BJP government.Aam Aadmi Party’s (AAP) Rajya Sabha MP Sanjay Singh on Sunday alleged that the landlady had asked the party to vacate its state office at Gomti Nagar in Lucknow owing to alleged police duress. He …
  • NSA slapped on Peace Party president for stoking tension 10 Aug 2020 23:55 Peace Party chief Mohd AyubLucknow: Peace Party president Mohammed Ayub, who was arrested on July 31 for releasing an advertisement in Urdu dailies raising questions on the Constitution, was booked under the stringent National Security Act (NSA) on Monday. …
  • UP floods: 303 villages in 19 districts marooned; over 1 lakh families affected 10 Aug 2020 14:50 By: PTI | Lucknow | Published: August 10, 2020 7:59:29 pm Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath informed the PM that though the state received 10.4% less rainfall between June 1 and August 8, four rivers -- Ghaghra , Rapti, Sharda and Gandak -- crossed the red …
  • A million SHGs under livelihood mission to employ 1cr by 2024 10 Aug 2020 00:04 Lucknow: To provide job opportunities, especially to migrants hit by the lockdown, the State Rural Livelihood Mission (SRLM) has managed to expand its footprint in 23 more districts to cover the entire state in the last two months. Until now, the mission, …
  • Lawyer found hanging from tree in UP district 09 Aug 2020 04:45 Share00 Sant Kabir Nagar (UP), Aug 9 (IANS) The body of a 55-year-old lawyer was found hanging from a mango tree near a village in Sant Kabir Nagar district on Saturday. Anil Yadav, the deceased, was a lawyer at district civil court and his body was found …
  • Floods hit UP, CM Yogi Adityanath sends ministers to affected districts 07 Aug 2020 09:38 LUCKNOW: As floods continue to ravage parts of the state, chief minister Yogi Adityanath on Thursday directed ministers Anil Rajbhar and Baldev Singh Aulakh to visit the flood affected areas of Gonda, Sant Kabir Nagar, Mau, Deoria and Gorakhpur among …
  • UP has third highest proportion of active cases among 15 big states 06 Aug 2020 00:09 Lucknow: In an assessment of Covid-19 data for 15 different states, it was found that UP ranked number three in terms of proportion of active cases in the total cases. In UP, 40.2% of the total caseload accounted for active infections. Karnataka, where …
  • UP: Over 330 villages hit by floods, govt sets up 95 relief camps 03 Aug 2020 02:27 Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath has instructed officials in the districts to visit the affected areas and ensure immediate relief to the people. The Uttar Pradesh government on Sunday said 331 villages in 12 districts have been affected by floods. The 12 …
  • Rivers breach red mark; 65k hit, over 8k hectare flooded 31 Jul 2020 00:12 Lucknow: Rising water in Saryu and Sharda rivers has affected more than 65,000 people across eight districts in UP, including Barabanki, Ayodhya, Kushinagar and Gorakhpur. Around 8,400 hectares of cropped land is under water and a survey is being carried …
  • UP to raise Rs 2,900 crore from Hudco for 628-km Ganga Expressway 30 Jul 2020 14:46 The Uttar Pradesh government will raise Rs 2,900 crore from the Housing and Urban Development Corporation Limited (Hudco) for the proposed 628-km Ganga Expressway project, which is estimated to cost Rs 36,000 crore. This loan amount would be utilised …
  • UP among three states to test 20 Lakh samples: Covid deaths near 1,500; cases 74,000 29 Jul 2020 02:29 At least 41 fresh deaths were reported in the last 24 hours, taking the total death count to 1,497. (Representational) Reflecting the extent of the coronavirus spread in the state, at least nine districts reported more than 100 new Covid cases and three of …
  • Report: Action against fake teachers is not satisfactory 29 Jul 2020 00:25 Lucknow: Action taken against fake teachers identified by SIT and STF during a document-verification drive in 20 districts is far below satisfactory, showed a progress report issued by the basic education department. Districts that took measures like …
  • UP conducts 1 lakh daily COVID-19 tests 27 Jul 2020 08:25 !1 New UpdateClick here for latest updates The National Company Law Appellate Tribunal (NCLAT) has upheld the Adani Group firm - Adani Ports & Special Economic Zone's take-over plan of the debt-ridden Dighi Port. A three-member NCLAT bench …
  • CM, CS inspect preparedness in districts battling pandemic 27 Jul 2020 01:06 CM Yogi Adityanath surveys flood-affected areas in Gorakhpur Lucknow: Chief minister Yogi Adityanath and chief secretary RK Tewari on Sunday carried out a whirlwind tour of districts which are not only facing surge in Covid-19 cases but are also reeling …
  • Lawyer who offered Rs 25 lakh for return of migrant workers to UP urges SC to give it to kin of 5 who died on way home 17 Jul 2020 21:15 Lawyer Sagheer Ahmed Khan had deposited Rs 25 lakh in the Supreme Court to facilitate the repatriation of migrant workers amid the lockdown. As thousands of migrant workers made it back to their villages in Uttar Pradesh from Mumbai after train services …
  • Lucknow in for weekend downpour 10 Jul 2020 09:29 Representative image LUCKNOW: Heavy rainfall with lightning and thunderstorms might occur in the eastern and northern parts of the state between Friday and Sunday. Lucknow is expected to get heavy rains for 24 hours from Saturday morning. Light to moderate …
  • 7 more Covid labs to become functional in state next week 10 Jul 2020 00:16 RAMPING UP TESTINGS Lucknow: With no let up in coronavirus cases, the state government has geared up to start seven new laboratories. “As many as 1,248 new cases were reported in the past 24 hours, taking the state tally to 32,784. While Covid claimed 17 …
  • Covid tally crosses 23k with 685 cases 30 Jun 2020 00:51 An artist paints a mural to spread awareness about Covid-19 in Noida. UP has recorded 23,078 cases and 15,506 ...Read More Lucknow: The coronavirus tally of Uttar Pradesh crossed the 23,000-mark on Monday. As many as 685 new cases took the total number of …
  • In PM’s list of 6: migrants, self-help group members and entrepreneurs 27 Jun 2020 06:17 Written by Asad Rehman | Lucknow | Updated: June 27, 2020 10:28:59 am The PM received feedback from Tilakram, a resident of Rakhauna village in UP, regarding the benefits of government schemes the latter and his family is receiving. Prime Minister Narendra …
  • Prime Minister inaugurates ‘Aatma Nirbhar Uttar Pradesh Rojgar Abhiyan’ 26 Jun 2020 20:48 Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi inaugurated ‘AatmaNirbhar Uttar Pradesh Rojgar Abhiyan’ through video conferencing from here today. Under this, local entrepreneurship will be promoted along with providing employment opportunities to migrant workers. …
  • PM to launch job scheme for migrants in UP today 26 Jun 2020 00:09 PM Gareeb Kalyan Rozgar Scheme envisages providing livelihood to over 30L migrants Lucknow: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday, will flag off the ambitious PM Gareeb Kalyan Rozgar Scheme in Uttar Pradesh, which aims to create 1 crore job opportunities …
  • UP: Recovery gains momentum, active Covid cases drop to 6,152 23 Jun 2020 01:26 The past 24 hours also saw an addition of 592 new cases, pushing the state’s Covid-19 count to 18,322, and death of 19 more people, taking the total toll to 569. (Representational) For the second consecutive day, the number of active Covid-19 patients in …
  • UP's COVID-19 tally reaches 17,135; death toll rises to 529 22 Jun 2020 03:00 Lucknow: Twenty-two people have succumbed to COVID-19 and 541 more people tested positive in Uttar Pradesh in the last 24 hours, officials said on Saturday. The death toll in the state is 529 now with the coronavirus tally reaching 17,135, they said. …
  • ‘Use Modi’s scheme for jobs to migrants’ 22 Jun 2020 00:14 Lucknow: A day after Prime Minister Narendra Modi launched Gareeb Kalyan Rozgar Scheme to boost employment in rural India, chief minister Yogi Adityanath sought to examine the possibility of using the scheme to create maximum opportunities in districts …
  • Covid found in staff of 25 of 668 hosps in random survey 22 Jun 2020 00:14 Lucknow: A little over 1% of government health staff tested randomly for Covid-19 were found positive for the infection in the ongoing surveillance exercise undertaken by the state health department. “The state is committed towards the containment of …
  • CM action plan: Raise no. of of surveillance panels to 1L 20 Jun 2020 23:51 CM has asked officials to make efforts to break infection chain Lucknow: To contain the spread of coronavirus in the state, chief minister Yogi Adityanath has directed to prepare an action plan to control Covid-19 in NCR districts. Presiding over a high- …
  • List of Containment Zones in Mumbai, Total Count Now 828 - Details Here 16 Jun 2020 01:29 New Delhi: The total number of containment zones in Mumbai soared to 828, Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) said on Tuesday. Earlier the financial capital– one of the worst affected cities due to coronavirus has 798 hotspots. Besides, more than 4, …
  • PNB extends credit line of Rs 750 cr for Gorakhpur Link Expressway 14 Jun 2020 11:26 In a major boost to infrastructure projects in Uttar Pradesh post the Covid-19 lockdown, public sector lender Punjab National Bank (PNB) has extended a credit line of Rs 750 for the Gorakhpur Link Expressway, estimated to cost Rs 5,876 crore. The 91-km …
  • Money deposited for migrants’ travel be disbursed to family members of five deceased workers: SC 12 Jun 2020 17:37 By: PTI | New Delhi | Published: June 12, 2020 10:40:12 pm Five workers who had died during their journey back to their home. (Express photo/Representational) The Supreme Court Friday directed that an amount of Rs 25 lakh, deposited in the apex court …
  • 1.3 crore recovery notices for 6 sacked teachers 11 Jun 2020 10:15 Image used for representational purpose only LUCKNOW/SHRAVASTI: The UP government on Wednesday issued notices to six sacked teachers for recovery of Rs 1.37 crore paid to them during their tenure of employment in the district. The six were sacked last …
  • UP issues Rs 1.3cr recoverynotices to 6 sacked teachers 11 Jun 2020 00:14 Lucknow/Shravasti: The UP government on Wednesday issued notices to six sacked teachers for recovery of Rs 1.37 crore paid to them during their tenure of employment in the district. The six were sacked last year after they found using fake papers to …
  • Ambedkarnagar hospital chief dies; record jump in single-day fatalities 10 Jun 2020 07:54 Written by Avaneesh Mishra | Lucknow | Published: June 10, 2020 12:10:43 pm Of the 18 fresh deaths, two each were reported in Agra, Meerut.(Express Photo by Vishal Srivastava) Uttar Pradesh on Tuesday recorded its highest single-day fatalities linked to …
  • In UP, Covid-19 shifting back to cities: Govt 08 Jun 2020 17:28 Principal secretary health and family welfare Amit Mohan Prasad LUCKNOW: The coronavirus pandemic is slowly shifting back to the cities after showing its presence in the rural areas, said state government officials on Monday adding that the onus of Covid- …
  • Lucknow: Husband booked for faking pradhan’s signature 08 Jun 2020 04:05 Written by Manish Sahu | Lucknow | Updated: June 8, 2020 8:28:00 am The other accused are Abdul’s nephews Suhail Ahmed and Belal and neighbour Lalachand, said Shri Prakash Yadav, station house officer of Dudhara police station. (Representational) The …
  • UP may privatise Purvanchal discom to cut losses, improve supply infra 07 Jun 2020 15:15 The Uttar Pradesh (UP) government is looking at privatising one of its five power distribution companies (discoms) - Purvanchal Vidyut Vitran Nigam (PuVVNL). This discom, which controls and manages electricity supply in eastern UP, covers two cities with …
  • UP: Another day of peak deaths, 30% mortality in people above 50 years 05 Jun 2020 01:38 With the recovery of 5,439 patients till date, the state now has 3,553 active cases of infection. (Representational Photo) Uttar Pradesh on Thursday reported highest single-day fatality linked to novel coronavirus with 15 deaths in the last 24 hours, …
  • Gujarat chemical factory blast: Two more deaths take toll to 10, unit asked to close 04 Jun 2020 22:38 Thick smoke billows out of Yashashvi Rasayan Private Ltd at Dahej in Bharuch. (Source: Kamal Saiyed/File) Two more workers of Yashashvi Rasayan chemical unit, in Dahej area of Gujarat’s Bharuch district, on Thursday succumbed to burn injuries, …
  • Samajwadi Party distributes Rs 50L as assistance to guest workers, their families 04 Jun 2020 09:28 The leader said the relief was granted on the directions of party chief Akhilesh Yadav. Lucknow: The Samajwadi Party has so far distributed around Rs 50 lakh to guest workers and their families as financial assistance, including Rs one lakh each to the …
  • Uttar Pradesh: Cabbie throws 3 daughters into river after tiff with wife 02 Jun 2020 05:17 Representative image LUCKNOW: A 30-year-old cab driver allegedly pushed his three daughters into Ghaghra river in Sant Kabir Nagar following a tiff with his wife during the wee hours of Monday. The accused informed the police that his daughters have been …
  • 60% patients have recovered in UP: Govt 01 Jun 2020 23:20 Lucknow: While Gautam Budh Nagar continued to top the Covid-19 chart on Monday with 27 fresh cases, Gorakhpur and Sant Kabir Nagar followed with 24 cases each. Amid discussions that ‘rising number of cases were a result of good surveillance’ the state …
  • Patients +ve, KGMU unit, 2 hosps shut for sanitization 30 May 2020 00:20 Lucknow: Five doctors and nine nurses were among 18 health workers of three hospitals quarantined on Friday after patients they came into contact with tested positive to novel coronavirus infection. The three medical facilities have been partially closed …
  • ‘Not about food or shelter, migrants want to go home out of self-respect’ 28 May 2020 02:33 Sagheer Ahmed Khan. As a fresh law graduate from Aligarh Muslim University (AMU), lawyer Sagheer Ahmed Khan (47) started his journey as a migrant in Mumbai in 1999. When he arrived in Mumbai from his native Mahuari in Sant Kabir Nagar district of Uttar …
  • Migrants account for 60% of active Covid cases in UP 25 May 2020 23:35 LUCKNOW: Uttar Pradesh's Covid-19 cases crossed the 6,500-mark, with 229 fresh cases being reported in the past 24 hours. The state also recorded eight deaths, taking the total number of Covid-19 casualties to 169. Two deaths were reported in Meerut …
  • Father batters daughters to death for creating noise in Uttar Pradesh 25 May 2020 10:15 Image Source : FILE Father batters daughters to death for creating noise (Representational image) A man battered his five-year-old and 2-year-old daughters to death merely because they were creating noise in Uttar Pradesh. The residents of the village are …
  • Corona pattern shifts, moves towards eastern Uttar Pradesh 24 May 2020 11:34 Image Source : AP Migrant laborers arrive in their home town Fatehpur in Uttar Pradesh state amid risk of spread of coronavirus. The corona pandemic in Uttar Pradesh is now shifting patterns. Apart from cities like Lucknow, Kanpur in central Uttar Pradesh …
  • UP govt set to launch Ganga Expressway project, to cost Rs 30,000 crore 24 May 2020 11:00 Even as three expressway projects totalling over Rs 42,500 crore are under different stages of construction, the Uttar Pradesh government has decided to launch another mega project - Ganga Expressway. Nodal agency, UP Expressway Industrial Development …
  • Uttar Pradesh Covid-19 tally crosses 6,000-mark 24 May 2020 08:15 Representative image LUCKNOW: The state Covid tally crossed the 6,000 mark with 282 new cases being reported on Saturday. Majority of patients reported in last 24 hours were migrants. Jaunpur recorded the maximum number of cases for the second consecutive …
  • Corona pattern shifts, moves towards eastern UP 24 May 2020 06:29 Lucknow, May 24 (IANS) The corona pandemic in Uttar Pradesh is now shifting patterns. Apart from cities like Lucknow, Kanpur in central Uttar Pradesh and Ghaziabad and Greater Noida in the western part of the state that continue to throw up new cases every …
  • Migrants account for 60% new cases in UP in 10 days 23 May 2020 21:09 More than 80 per cent of those tested positive are asymptomatic and have been kept in Level-1 facilities as they only need medical supervision. At least 60 per cent of more than 2,200 Covid-19 cases confirmed in the last 10 days in Uttar Pradesh were …
  • With 14 fatalities, COVID-19 death toll climbs to 152 in Uttar Pradesh; cases 5,735 23 May 2020 07:48 Image Source : AP FILE With 14 fatalities and 220 fresh cases reported on Friday, the death toll due to COVID-19 rose to 152 in Uttar Pradesh, while the number of cases climbed to 5,735, officials said here.   "The total number of cases reported in …
  • Coronavirus in Uttar Pradesh: 104 new COVID-19 cases; state tally at 5,619 23 May 2020 05:12 Image Source : PTI Coronavirus in Uttar Pradesh: 104 new COVID-19 cases; state tally at 5,619 The total number of COVID-19 cases in Uttar Pradesh rose to 5,619 after 104 new cases were reported on Friday, out of which 3,238 have so far recovered and have …
  • UP fast-tracks expressway projects to create jobs for returning migrants 21 May 2020 11:29 The Uttar Pradesh government will raise bank loans totalling Rs 9,275 crore to part fund two mega expressway projects. The two infrastructure projects – Bundelkhand Expressway and Gorakhpur Link Expressway – are estimated to cost Rs 15,000 crore and Rs 4, …
  • In UP, 1,000 new Covid-19 cases added in last 5 days — sharpest till date 21 May 2020 07:26 Four more Covid-19 patients died — two in Parayagraj and one each in Meerut and Gorakhpur — in the last 24 hours. The total number of coronavirus cases in Uttar Pradesh breached 5,000 mark on Wednesday and reached 5,220 with 294 cases reported in the last …
  • 6 test positive in Gorakhpur, 5 in Sant Kabir Nagar 20 May 2020 23:38 Gorakhpur: Six people of Gorakhpur and five people of Sant Kabir Nagar tested positive on Wednesday taking the tally of Gorakhpur to 27 and of Sant Kabir Nagar to 48. Gorakhpur CMO Srikant Tiwari confirmed, “On Wednesday, 29 samples were tested among which …
  • UP breaks day’s count with 292 +ve cases, max in Basti 19 May 2020 23:52 Lucknow: As many as 292 fresh novel corona cases (excluding 31 cases in Gautam Budh Nagar recorded on Monday) were reported in the state in the past 24 hours. This was the highest single day count for UP. The new cases took state tally to 4,941 on Tuesday. …
  • With 141 new cases Uttar Pradesh coronavirus tally crosses 4,605; death toll at 118 18 May 2020 21:00 By PTI LUCKNOW: Six more persons died of COVID-19 and 141 tested positive for infection on Monday, raising the fatalities till date to the disease to 118 and infected cases to 4,605 in Uttar Pradesh, said officials. "A total of 4,605 cases have been …
  • UP: New infection in 200s again, eight more die 18 May 2020 04:56 For the second consecutive day, the number of fresh coronavirus cases in the state crossed 200 – 203 on Saturday and 208 on Sunday – taking the cumulative cases to 4,464. This is one of the highest number of Covid-19 cases reported in a single day in the …
  • UP Board to resume evaluation in red zones, 51% evaluation work already complete 16 May 2020 14:45 After resuming evaluation in green and orange zones, Uttar Pradesh Madhyamik Shiksha Parishad (UPMSP) will also start the process in red zones from May 19. The board has already completed half of the evaluation work. Shiv Lal, additional secretary, …
  • UP Board to commence evaluation process in red zones 16 May 2020 07:55 The evaluation process in red zones will begin from May 19. Representational image/ gettyimages.in After commencing evaluation process in green and orange zones, the Uttar Pradesh Madhyamik Shiksha Parishad (UPMSP) is set to begin the evaluation …
  • Two migrant women deliver in truck and train 15 May 2020 22:44 Indore, May 16 (IANS) The migrant workers’ travails continue through their journey to home towns in Uttar Pradesh as two migrant women labourers delivered babies in a truck and train. A woman belonging to a migrant labourers’ group of UP returning from …
  • 2,000 recover, over 1.5 lakh tested in UP 15 May 2020 05:09 Arts college student making a painting on a city road goes to Mankameshwar temple on coronavirus epidemic on the occasion of world earth day in Lucknow on Wednesday. (Express photo by Vishal Srivastav) Thursday marked a new high for Uttar Pradesh in terms …
  • Toddler among 3 killed as truck carrying UP migrants meets with accident 13 May 2020 21:40 Kanpur Dehat Superintendent of Police Anurag Vats said the accident took place around 6.30 am on Wednesday. “The mini-truck rammed into a stationary truck with onions loaded in it on the highway. The driver may have fallen asleep,” said Vats. (File Photo) …
  • Back from Maharashtra: 65-yr-old migrant dies at UP screening camp, tests positive later 13 May 2020 21:40 Written by Asad Rehman | Lucknow | Published: May 14, 2020 2:08:40 am The cause of death could not be ascertained in the post-mortem and the viscera has been preserved for further investigation, informed the CMO. (File Photo/Representational) A 65-year …
  • Three migrants die in accident on Kanpur-Jhansi highway 13 May 2020 08:09 Representative image KANPUR: A 50-year-old woman and her two-year-old granddaughter, besides a 25-year-old man who were heading towards their native homes in Balrampur and Basti districts due to the coronavirus lockdown, were killed while 50 others injured …
  • Mumbai lawyer moves SC, offers Rs 25 lakhs for sending home migrant workers 13 May 2020 03:29 NEW DELHI: A Mumbai-based lawyer has moved the Supreme Court with a unique PIL, offering to bear cost of sending back home migrant workers who hail from his home district Sant Kabir Nagar in Uttar Pradesh but are stuck in Mumbai due to the lockdown. …
  • Migrant worker dies after travelling 1,500 kms 12 May 2020 15:20 Representative image SANT KABIR NAGAR: A migrant worker who walked and hitch-hiked over 1,500 kilometres from Mumbai to his native place in Uttar Pradesh died of exhaustion on Tuesday, just when he reached hometown Khalilabad here, officials said. Ram …
  • Recovered patients surpass active cases 12 May 2020 08:12 LUCKNOW: For the first time, the number of Covid patients who have recovered outnumbered the active cases in Uttar Pradesh on Monday. While the total number of persons who have defeated Corornavirus reached 1758, the number of active cases reduced to 1735. …
  • UP: Patients recovered surpass number of patients in hospital 12 May 2020 02:08 Among the districts which has so far reported highest recoveries are Lucknow – 202 of the 248 cases and one death; Gautam Buddh Nagar – 135 of the 230 cases and two deaths; and Saharanpur – 150 of the 204 cases and no death. (Representational) Even as the …
  • Amid grim 3,000-mark, a glimmer: 4 out of 10 patients have recovered 07 May 2020 12:22 Health workers after cremating a coronavirus patient in Prayagraj on Wednesday. The city witnessed its first coronavirus death on Wednesday. Ritesh Shukla Even as the recovery curve of coronavirus patients in Uttar Pradesh is following the total cases with …
  • 118 new cases, but 143 discharged in past 24 hrs 07 May 2020 12:08 LUCKNOW: For the second day in a row, UP reported higher number of people getting discraged than the new Covid-19 cases on Wednesday. While 143 patients were sent home after recovery, as many as 118 new Covid positive cases were reported in the past 24 …
  • Biscuits in hand, kids in tow, migrants trudge back home from Odisha 07 May 2020 06:14 Express News Service BHUBANESWAR:  One of the biggest human tragedies of coronavirus pandemic has been the heart-breaking stories of migrant workers stuck at various parts of the country. Sans work, income and food, hundreds continue to make their way back …
  • Toll 50, Central team to visit hotspots — Agra & Lucknow 05 May 2020 10:42 Lucknow is in comparatively better position. In the last one week, the state Capital reported 32 cases, and so far only one patient has died. (Express Photo Shashi Ghosh) Amid the steady increase in the number of coronavirus cases in UP, Union Health …
  • In Maharashtra, workers continue long trek home along highways 03 May 2020 00:07 Written by Sadaf Modak | Kasara | Published: May 3, 2020 4:54:29 am Migrant workers line up for forms to register to go home, at Bharatiya Kamala Nagar, Mumbai, Saturday. Many struggled for clearances, including medical certificates. (Photo by Prashant …
  • Centre identifies 130 districts as coronavirus red zones: Check out the state-wise list of hotspots 02 May 2020 04:28 Miscreants put garland of footwear on Ambedkar statue in Tamil Nadu With a continuous rise in COVID-19 cases across states, the Central Government has split the country into three zones - red, orange, and green. Out of the total 733 districts, as many as …
  • With few small green districts, UP takes a hard look at easing curbs 01 May 2020 10:52 With over 80 per cent of its 75 districts having coronavirus cases, the government is left with little legroom as the 14 coldspot districts, which have not yet reported any COVID-19 case, are of very little economic significance. (Express photo by Amit …
  • UP: First 1,000 cases in 45 days, next 1,000 in only 9 days 29 Apr 2020 10:12 Written by Avaneesh Mishra | Lucknow | Published: April 29, 2020 2:39:03 pm The deaths reported in the state are over the past 24 hours are two from Agra and one from Varanasi. Gajendra Yadav. The number of positive coronavirus cases in UP crossed 2,000 on …
  • 18 of family test positive for coronavirus in UP village 26 Apr 2020 05:32 Sant Kabir Nagar (UP), April 26 (IANS) Eighteen persons of a family in Maghar in Sant Kabir Nagar district have tested positive for coronavirus. Additional District Magistrate (ADM) Sanjay Kumar Pandey said that a 23-year-old man of Maghar area was found …
  • Cases mount, UP gets plasma boost 25 Apr 2020 23:27 Written by Avaneesh Mishra | Lucknow | Published: April 26, 2020 3:27:15 am In Lucknow, the number of cases reached close to 200 with 19 new cases. (Representational Photo) Uttar Pradesh is all set to start plasma therapy on coronavirus patients with …
  • 18 of a family test +ve in Sant Kabir Nagar 25 Apr 2020 22:48
  • UP: 19 of family test COVID-19 positive in Sant Kabir Nagar 25 Apr 2020 09:09 Image Source : PTI 19 of family test COVID-19 positive in UP's Sant Kabir Nagar Coronavirus in Uttar Pradesh: As many as 19 people of the same family have tested positive for coronavirus in Uttar Pradesh. The new positive cases have been reported from …
  • Four feared drowned after boat capsizes in UP's Sant Kabir Nagar 13 Oct 2019 03:02
  • Why Sant Kabir Nagar priest wont issue edict till May 19? 13 May 2019 10:38
  • BJP fields Ravi Kishan from Gorakhpur, Praveen Nishad from Sant Kabir Nagar 15 Apr 2019 15:25 NEW DELHI/LUCKNOW: In a surprise move, the BJP on Monday announced Bhojpuri film star Ravi Kishan as its Lok Sabha candidate from Gorakhpur, the bastion of UP chief minister Yogi Adityanath, instead of the widely-speculated candidature of sitting MP …
  • BJP announces Ravi Kishan as its candidate from Gorakhpur, Praveen Nishad from Sant Kabir Nagar 15 Apr 2019 11:32 New Delhi: The BJP Monday announced seven more Lok Sabha candidates for Uttar Pradesh, including Bhojpuri film star Ravi Kishan from the Gorakhpur constituency. The party also declared sitting MP Praveen Nishad as its candidate from Sant Kabir Nagar by …
  • BJP vs BJP in Uttar Pradesh: Sant Kabir Nagar MP beats local MLA with shoe 07 Mar 2019 16:49 A video grab of the scuffle on Wednesday. (ANI Photo) An argument between two elected representatives in Uttar Pradesh over names on foundation stones for projects turned ugly Wednesday after BJP MP from Sant Kabir Nagar, Sharad Tripathi rained blows with …
  • PM Modi offers chadar at Sant Kabir's mazar and lays foundation stone of Sant Kabir Academy in UP's Maghar 29 Jun 2018 09:16 Prime Minister Narendra Modi visited Maghar in Sant Kabir Nagar district of Uttar Pradesh on June 28 to offer 'chadar' at the 'mazar' of Sant Kabir and laid the foundation stone of a research institute on the occasion of the 500th death …
  • PM Modi invokes Sant Kabir in UP to target Mayawati, Akhilesh 28 Jun 2018 10:24 Sant Kabir Nagar: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday addressed a public gathering in Uttar Pradesh's Maghar, the place where Sant Kabir breathed his last.      Setting the tone for the 2019 general elections, PM Modi chose Maghar as the epicentre …
  • PM Narendra Modi offers chadar at Sant Kabir Das’s mazar 28 Jun 2018 08:52 — By PTI | Jun 28, 2018 12:40 pm Maghar (Sant Kabir Nagar): Prime Minister Narendra Modi today offered ‘chadar’ at the ‘mazar’ of Sant Kabir Das and laid the foundation stone of a research institute name after the 15th century mystic poet. The prime …
  • Modi arrives in UP, to pay homage to Sant Kabir 28 Jun 2018 05:46 Lucknow, June 28 (IANS) Prime Minister Narendra Modi arrived here in the Uttar Pradesh capital in a special Indian Air Force (IAF) plane on Thursday to pay his respects to 15th-century Indian mystic poet and saint Kabir Das. Modi was received by Governor …
  • PM Modi to visit Sant Kabir Nagar today to offer floral tributes on 500th death anniversary of Kabir 28 Jun 2018 04:09 PM Narendra Modi Photo:PTI/FILE Prime Minister Narendra Modi will visit Maghar in Sant Kabir Nagar district of Uttar Pradesh on Thursday. He will offer floral tributes at Sant Kabir Samadhi, on the occasion of the 500th death anniversary of the great …
  • Tragedy averted after low-intensity explosion near railway track in Sant Kabir Nagar, two other explosives recovered 28 Mar 2017 07:55 At least one person was injured after a low-intensity blast explosion was reported near a railway track in Sant Kabir Nagar district of Uttar Pradesh today. According to police, the blast happened while diffusing the three bombs that were found abandoned …
  • UP: One injured in low-intensity explosion in Sant Kabir Nagar 28 Mar 2017 06:48 [India], Mar. 28 (ANI): At least one person was injured after a low-intensity explosion near a railway track in Uttar Pradesh's Sant Kabir Nagar. The police have seized three crude bombs. The forensic team has reached the spot to investigate the matter …