• Workers start returning to sites for families’ sake 04 Jul 2020 00:04 Pune: For 23-year-old Chandan Kumar, going home to Gorakhpur in Uttar Pradesh was a pressing need in April and May. When he finally secured a pass in May, reached home and spent a month with his family, the reality quickly dawned. “I realised there was no …
  • Vaccine by August 15: Scientists say ICMR claim absurd and risky 03 Jul 2020 23:23 Even AIIMS Director Randeep Guleria, the head of the clinical research group of the national task force on COVID-19, seemed surprised. (Representational) The official claim by the Indian Council of Medical Research (ICMR) that it envisaged the “launch” of …
  • Some hospitals selected for clinical trials caution against ‘impossible’ timeline 03 Jul 2020 23:23 Testing at Mandala in Mumbai Friday. (Photo: Amit Chakravarty) In its letter, the Indian Council of Medical Research (ICMR) has told the 12 hospitals selected for carrying out clinical trials of Covaxin to “ensure that the subject enrolment is initiated no …
  • Two cops of Gorakhpur, Maharajganj injured 03 Jul 2020 22:50 Gorakhpur: As many as eight cops were killed and six other cops and a civilian were injured during a gun battle between the criminals and police in Kanpur. 52-year-old sub-inspector Sudhakar Pandey, a native of Gorakhpur, and 25-year-old constable …
  • India’s first COVID-19 vaccine may be launched by Aug. 15 03 Jul 2020 11:47 INDIAN Council of Medical Research (ICMR) is likely to launch the first COVID-19 vaccine by Aug. 15 in partnership with Hyderabad-based vaccine manufacturing company Bharat Biotech International Limited (BBIL), a letter said on Friday. “It is envisaged to …
  • ICMR pushes Bharat Biotech to launch coronavirus vaccine by 15 August 03 Jul 2020 07:57 “It is envisaged to launch the vaccine for public health use latest by 15 August 2020 after completion of all clinical trials. BBIL is working expeditiously to meet the target, however final outcome will depend on the cooperation of all clinical trial …
  • 817 fresh cases in 24 hrs, 34% in Meerut division 03 Jul 2020 00:21 Lucknow: Another spike of 817 new coronavirus positive cases was reported in Uttar Pradesh as a door-to-door campaign in high burden districts of Meerut division began on Thursday. With 817 new cases, maximum in a single day, the state tally reached 25,150 …
  • Record jump in cases, Centre tells UP to ramp up testing in Noida, Ghaziabad 03 Jul 2020 00:17 An isolation coach being readied by the railways at Charbagh station in Lucknow. Railways has said that over 200 such isolation coaches will be readied in Lucknow. (Photo by Vishal Srivastav) WITH ONE of the highest single-day jumps of Covid cases – 817 – …
  • Sumer Sagar Lake to berevived, buildings razed 02 Jul 2020 23:07 Gorakhpur: After the remarkable transformation of Ramgarhtal Lake into a picturesque tourist spot, it’s time now for a change of fortunes for the Sumer Sagar Lake also in Gorakhpur. The lake in the heart of the city has been completely encroached by land …
  • UP gets 50,000 antigen test kits for critical districts 02 Jul 2020 04:58 Lucknow, July 2 (IANS) The Yogi Adityanath government in Uttar Pradesh has procured 50,000 antigen testing kits to strengthen the battle against COVID-19 pandemic. Additional Chief Secretary, Health and Family Welfare, Amit Mohan Prasad said that the kits …
  • One out of every five MNREGA workers in country from state 02 Jul 2020 00:47 Lucknow: Uttar Pradesh has maintained its first position in providing employment under MNREGA, currently employing 40,27,392 people in 51,280 schemes. Additional chief secretary (home) Awanish Awasthi said that one of every five persons employed under …
  • Airport security: UP for Gorakhpur model 02 Jul 2020 00:47 Lucknow: The Gorakhpur model of airport security can be adopted by other airports of the state by gradually withdrawing the Central Industrial Security Force (CISF) and deploying the recently announced UP Special Security Force (UPSSF). Giving this …
  • UP procures 50k antigentest kits for critical dists 02 Jul 2020 00:47 Lucknow: The Uttar Pradesh government has procured 50,000 antigen testing kits to strengthen the battle against novel coronavirus pandemic. Stating that the kits will be used to screen hidden coronavirus positive cases in critical districts, including the …
  • Retired banker paints all verses of Hanuman Chalisa 02 Jul 2020 00:25 Gorakhpur: The lockdown affected many people, and while many battled depression, a retired bank manager in Gorakhpur made most of the time by using his brush and colours to depict all the 40 ‘chaupais’ (verses) of Hanuman Chalisa, one of Lord Ganesha and …
  • Gorakhpur to get pvt university soon 02 Jul 2020 00:25 Gorakhpur: A private university would open in Gorakhpur soon as the proposal for establishing ‘Mahayogi Gorakhnath Vishwavidyalaya’ under Uttar Pradesh Private University Act 2019 has been sent to the state government. The construction of the university …
  • Uttar Pradesh: Covid deaths close to 700, fresh round of surveillance next 01 Jul 2020 03:23 According to the health department’s daily bulletin, till date, 16,084 patients have been discharged from hospitals following their recovery. (Express file photo) As the total number of deaths linked to novel coronavirus in Uttar Pradesh reached close to …
  • Online classes on Ram Lila begin for foreign students 30 Jun 2020 11:23 Ayodhya, June 30 (IANS) The Ayodhya Research Centre has started an online six-month certificate course that will educate people, mainly in foreign countries, on how Ram Lila is performed in India. The online classes began earlier this month and students …
  • UP: Day of record recovery offsets daily cases surge 30 Jun 2020 01:23 Other districts with a high number of new cases were Varanasi (45), Hapur (41), Kanpur Nagar (38), and Lucknow (24). (Rerpesentational) Even as Monday recorded a high of 695 new coronavirus cases, taking the state’s count to 22,841, a record number of …
  • UP readies to sow a greener future with 25 crore saplings 30 Jun 2020 00:51 Lucknow: The state has geared up for a unique plantation drive during the Covid times. Though the date of the plantation drive has not been finalised in all probability the mega exercise to plant 25 crore saplings would be undertaken on July 5. …
  • Now, online classes take Ramlila to global shores 30 Jun 2020 00:51 Lucknow: In last two weeks, groups of teenagers from the United States, Canada, South America, Caribbean countries and Mauritius have been spending their mornings learning what sets apart Sita’s ‘shringar ras’ from Shurpanakha’s, and how Ravan’s laughter …
  • 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 …
  • Covid patient tweets photos ofdirty beds, toilets in govt hosp 30 Jun 2020 00:07 Gorakhpur: A lawyer, who tested Covid-19 positive along with his mother and sister after his father got infected, tweeted pictures of dirty toilet and unclean beds in LNM Railway hospital, Gorakhpur on Monday afternoon and tagged CMO and the DM. Within few …
  • Covid-19: Demand for work under MGNREGA sees steep rise in 116 districts 29 Jun 2020 18:15 Demand for work under the MGNREGA rose by more than 86 per cent in May this year compared to the same period in 2019 in 116 districts, which saw the highest number of migrants return during the Covid-19 lockdown, as per official data. The number of …
  • Assam floods claim 4 more lives, over a million affected 29 Jun 2020 16:41 A partially submerged house is seen at the flood-affected Mayong village in Assam (Reuters) NEW DELHI: The floods in Assam spread to more areas on Monday, claiming four lives during the day and affecting over a million people overall, even as three deaths …
  • 14 hotspot dists account for 60% active cases, 65% deaths 28 Jun 2020 23:57 Lucknow: Fourteen districts account for over 60% of the active Covid-19 cases and 65% of deaths reported so far in the state. According to an official data, there are 6,679 active Covid cases in the state of which 4,012 belong to these 14 districts. Of 660 …
  • 86 per cent jump in MGNREGA demand in districts most migrants returned to 28 Jun 2020 21:13 Across the country, the number of households that availed work under MGNREGA this May reached the highest ever figure of 3.29 crore — the figure was 2.12 crore in the corresponding month last year. Till June 26, the figure has crossed 2.70 crore. (Express …
  • Punjab: Man murdered for objecting to men urinating outside his home 28 Jun 2020 20:12 Kharar (I), Deputy Superintendent of Police (DSP) Pal Singh told The Indian Express that the local residents had told the police that three men had arrived near Yadav’s house and they urinated outside his house and Yadav objected to it. (Representational) …
  • 607 new cases push UP's Covid-19 tally to 21,787 28 Jun 2020 11:24 Picture used for representational purpose only LUCKNOW: As many as 607 new Covid-19 cases were reported in the state on Saturday. With this, the Covid tally for Uttar Pradesh reached 21,787. Of the new cases, a total 284 or 47% were from the six districts …
  • Locust Swarms Spotted in Southern Nepal 28 Jun 2020 00:56 KATHMANDU – Nepalese officials confirmed on Saturday that swarms of desert locusts, which ravage crops and jeopardize food security, have entered the country. After an absence of more than two decades, locusts (short-horned grasshoppers) have been spotted …
  • UP board exam results: Maharajganj girl stands 6th in state in class 12 exams 28 Jun 2020 00:18 Gorakhpur: Diksha Pandey of Maharajganj district stood sixth in the state with 94.5 % marks in class 12 UP board exams. Meanwhile, Abhishek Singh topped class 12 UP board exams in Gorakhpur district with 87.4% marks. Swati Sahni aced class 10 UP board …
  • 12 more teachers under STF scanner 27 Jun 2020 23:15 Lucknow: In the ongoing verification of documents of all teachers in government schools ordered by chief minister Yogi Adityanath following TOI report about how 25 women got appointed using educational certificates of one Anamika Shukhla, the UP Special …
  • ITBP constable shoots self inside Delhi police station 27 Jun 2020 06:48 By ANI NEW DELHI: An ITBP constable allegedly shot himself dead with his service weapon inside the premise of Karol Bagh police station here on Friday, police said. According to police, on Friday, Sandeep Kumar of ITBP 22 Battalion Sangam Vihar with other …
  • 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 …
  • Two more held for duping MP man of Rs 9.2 crore 27 Jun 2020 05:39 THE Uttar Pradesh Special Task Force (STF) on Friday arrested two more persons in a multi-core scam in which a Madhya Pradesh-based contractor duped of Rs 9.2 crore. (Representational Image) THE Uttar Pradesh Special Task Force (STF) on Friday arrested two …
  • Covid-19 tally crosses 21,000-mark in UP 27 Jun 2020 02:59 Picture used for representational purpose only LUCKNOW: The novel coronavirus tally for Uttar Pradesh crossed the 21,000 mark on Friday. With 762 new entries, the total reached 21,180. Cases continued to pour in from Gautam Budh Nagar and Ghaziabad where …
  • PM lauds enterprising migrants,gets best wishes in return 27 Jun 2020 00:17 Gorakhpur, Siddharthnagar, Bahraich & Gonda interactions Gorakhpur: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday interacted with several migrant workers in the state at the launch of “Atma Nirbhar Uttar Pradesh Rojgar Abhiyan”, held through video …
  • 300 artists of 7 countries take part in online Ramlila workshop 27 Jun 2020 00:17 Gorakhpur: Gorakhpur artists are now providing training to over 300 artists through an online Ramlila workshop, organised under the joint aegis of Ayodhaya research institute (department of culture, UP), NCIC Heritage Centre Ramayana Kendra (Trinidad and …
  • Ticket data hints at people returning to cities, Railways may start more trains 26 Jun 2020 23:07 Migrants from Kerala at charbagh railway station in Lucknow. Express photo by Vishal Srivastav As economic activities resume across the country, the data of railway ticket-booking indicates that people may be gradually returning to the big cities from …
  • 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. …
  • UPSRTC to develop bus terminals on PPP mode 26 Jun 2020 20:28 LUCKNOW: As many as twenty-three bus terminals in Uttar Pradesh will be developed as world class through Public Private Partnership (PPP). State government has invited bids for 17 of the sites identified for development of bus terminals cum commercial …
  • ITBP constable shoots self in central Delhi 26 Jun 2020 18:14 Image used for representational purpose only NEW DELHI: A 31-year-old ITBP constable on Friday allegedly shot himself dead with his service weapon at the Karol Bagh police station in central Delhi, officials said. The deceased has been identified as …
  • Vulture conservation centre comes up in UP 26 Jun 2020 09:42 Gorakhpur (Uttar Pradesh), June 26 (IANS) The centre has approved the proposal for setting up of Uttar Pradesh’s first vulture conservation centre, known as Jatayu Conservation and Breeding Centre, that will come up in Maharajganj district. The CAMPA ( …
  • UP government to install 670 MW rooftop solar capacity across 5 cities by 2024 26 Jun 2020 07:33 Image Source : AP UP government to install 670 MW rooftop solar capacity across 5 cities by 2024 The Uttar Pradesh government on Thursday said it has set a target of installing 670 megawatts (MW) of rooftop solar capacity across five "religious" …
  • One crore people to get employment through several schemes today: UP govt 26 Jun 2020 03:23 PM Modi will roll out Garib Kayan Rojgar Abhiyan Yojna in 31 districts of Uttar Pradesh. (File Photo) EVEN AS the state government has set an ambitious target of providing employment to 1 crore people in a day through several schemes, Prime Minister …
  • With 20,000 cases, UP among top 5 infected states 26 Jun 2020 03:23 Arts college students make a painting on a city road coronavirus epidemic in Lucknow. (Express photo by Vishal Srivastav) Uttar Pradesh on Thursday became the fifth-most Covid-19 affected state in the country after Maharashtra, Delhi, Tamil Nadu and …
  • Lightning kills over 100 in Bihar and Uttar Pradesh 26 Jun 2020 03:17 Express News Service PATNA/LUCKNOW: Over 100 people, including dozens of farmers and labourers, were killed in Bihar and Uttar Pradesh due to lightning and thunderstorm as heavy monsoon rains lashed the two states on Thursday. In Uttar Pradesh, around …
  • Half are unskilled, MNREGA the main avenue for jobs so far 26 Jun 2020 02:27 Written by Maulshree Seth , Edited by Explained Desk | Lucknow | Published: June 26, 2020 7:49:32 am Migrant labours return to their home states from New Delhi, on May 8, 2020. (Express Photo: Prem Nath Pandey) As the Uttar Pradesh government nears the end …
  • Campus chorus for LU to cancel exams gets louder 26 Jun 2020 00:09 Lucknow: With the spike in Covid-19 cases in the city and experts predicting infection rate to peak in July, the opposition to Lucknow University’s decision to hold examinations from next month is getting louder. After protests by students and teachers …
  • UP Covid tally doubles in 19 days, crosses 20,000 26 Jun 2020 00:09 Lucknow: The novel coronavirus infection tally of Uttar Pradesh crossed the 20,000-mark on Thursday with addition of 654 cases in 24 hours. The number of cases rose from 10,186 on June 6 to 20,418 on June 25 -- the jump of 10,232 in 19 days. Gautam Budh …
  • ‘Complete acquisition for Gorakhpur link e-way’ 26 Jun 2020 00:09 Lucknow: Chief secretary RK Tiwari has directed the district magistrate concerned to complete the process of land acquisition for the Gorakhpur Link Expressway in Azamgarh district at the earliest. While reviewing the progress on the project on Thursday, …
  • Five cities of UP to get green power booster 26 Jun 2020 00:09 Lucknow: To promote green energy in the state, five cities of UP, including Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s parliamentary constituency Varanasi and Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath’s home district Gorakhpur, will be switched over to solar power completely. UP …
  • 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 …
  • Soon, UP’s popular ‘kala namak’ rice variety to be on Japanese menu 25 Jun 2020 23:33 XXX Gorakhpur: Popular Indian rice variety ‘kala namak’ will soon tickle the taste buds of the Japanese. An enterprising Gorakhpur native Ganesh Kumar Yadav, who had gone to Japan decades ago and now runs several businesses and hotels in Tsukuba near Tokyo …
  • Ist vulture conservation centre in Maharajganj 25 Jun 2020 23:33 Gorakhpur: The central government has given its nod for Uttar Pradesh’s first vulture conservation centre—Jatayu Conservation and Breeding Centre—to be built in Maharajganj district. The government has asked the district forest officer to submit a detailed …
  • At least 20 killed, dozen injured due to heavy rains, lightning in Uttar Pradesh 25 Jun 2020 18:02 Express News Service LUCKNOW: Amid heavy monsoonal downpour, at least 20 people died and over a dozen singed after getting struck by lightning in various districts of eastern and central Uttar Pradesh. The state received heavy rains on Thursday following …
  • A story of swollen feet: India's migrant workers and the physical toll of walking home during lockdown 25 Jun 2020 08:29 Across India, there are men and women with swollen feet. At a quarantine centre in Uttar Pradesh’s Gorakhpur district, there is 17-year-old Baliram Kumar, who had walked from Bangalore over 25 days. "My feet are cut and scabbed," he said on the …
  • 700 cases in 24 hours, state corona tally touches 19.7k 25 Jun 2020 00:02 Business in corona times Lucknow: As many as 700 new cases, including 212 in NCR districts of Ghaziabad and Gautam Budh Nagar, were reported in 24 hours. This is the second highest spike in a single day reported so far. In the first one, 817 cases were …
  • International status to Kushinagar Airport will boost development in Purvanchal: UP CM Yogi 24 Jun 2020 12:07 Lucknow: Granting of international status to Kushinagar airport will aid development of Purvanchal region as well as enable better access to Buddhist followers from across the world looking to visit destinations in the state that are being developed as …
  • Goa: Stranded Nepal workers finally make journey home 24 Jun 2020 12:01 30 workers from Nepal left Goa on Tuesday by bus to Gorakhpur in UP PANAJI: As workers from other states left by Shramik Special trains, those from Nepal were left stranded in Goa. It is when a worker from Nepal itself, Nema Om Kar Pun, noticed the plight …
  • Yogi govt to help rural women to earn more 24 Jun 2020 10:08 Share00 Lucknow, June 24 (IANS) To increase the participation of women in sugarcane farming and promote self-employment in the rural areas, the Yogi Adityanath government has decided to train women in preparing cane seedlings through single bud and bud …
  • UP Government should give stats about jobs to migrant workers, says Akhilesh Yadav 24 Jun 2020 08:14 Akhilesh Yadav (File Photo) LUCKNOW: Taking on the ruling BJP over claims of generating mass employment for jobless migrants who have returned to their native districts during the lockdown, Samajwadi Party (SP) national president Akhilesh Yadav on Tuesday …
  • Rapid Antigen Testing to begin in 10 districts: Hapur leads Tuesday surge with 86 cases; 19 more dead 24 Jun 2020 02:59 At least 19 more coronavirus-linked deaths were reported from UP in the last 24 hours even as 576 more were added to the caseload. (Express file photo by Tashi Tobgyal) At least 19 more coronavirus-linked deaths were reported from across the state in the …
  • 15,000 kits to start rapid antigen tests 24 Jun 2020 02:39 Noida: The district administration is set to change its Covid testing strategy from Wednesday and will examine 15,000 samples using rapid antigen test kits over the next few days. The state government has sent 15,000 antigen test kits to Gautam Budh Nagar …
  • Plants associated to Lord Ram, Buddha and Guru Nanak to be part of agro-climatic gardens in Gorakhpur division 23 Jun 2020 23:07 Gorakhpur: Gorakhpur forest division is among the nine conducive zones of the state where agro-climatic diversity gardens will be developed. At least three sub-gardens in the division will bear trees associated with Lord Ram, Gautam Buddha and Gukru Nanak …
  • Gorakhpur gardens to have plants associated to Lord Ram, Buddha 23 Jun 2020 23:07 Gorakhpur: Gorakhpur forest division is among the nine conducive zones of the state where agro-climatic diversity gardens will be developed. At least three sub-gardens in the division will bear trees associated with Lord Ram, Gautam Buddha and Guru Nanak …
  • Martyr cremated with state honours in Gorakhpur 23 Jun 2020 23:07 The body of martyr Dipak Karki was cremated at Rajghat Gorakhpur: The body of 37-year-old martyred soldier Havaldar Dipak Karki of 3/5 Gorkha Rifles was cremated on Tuesday evening at Rajghat in Gorakhpur amid full state honours. Karki was a resident …
  • A way out of undelineated borders 23 Jun 2020 20:34 The Galwan face-off should focus minds on resolving, not managing, different perceptions of the northern border, relying first on ‘samadhaan’, as Kautilya suggested. Listen: How will India-China relations progress after the Galwan Valley incident | The …
  • Six trains to be diverted via Chandigarh 23 Jun 2020 10:44 More train options for residents from July CHANDIGARH: In what comes as good news for city residents, the railways plans to divert six trains via Chandigarh to increase connectivity to Mumbai, Jammu, Punjab and Uttarakhand. Sources in the railways …
  • Uttar Pradesh to kickstart mass screening program 23 Jun 2020 09:01 LUCKNOW: Uttar Pradesh will kickstart a mass screening program deploying 1 lakh teams to conduct door to door screening across urban and rural areas in every district even as it begins the second phase of targetted random sampling. The state will also …
  • 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 …
  • Cases cross 4.25 lakh; scientists find Covid-19 gene in wastewater 22 Jun 2020 14:08 A doctor checks the temperature of a woman during a free medical camp in Dharavi, one of Asia’s largest slums in Mumbai, India, Saturday, June 20, 2020. (AP Photo/Rafiq Maqbool) India Coronavirus Latest Update: The number of cases of the novel …
  • Indian scientists find Covid-19 gene in wastewater 22 Jun 2020 12:12 A doctor checks the temperature of a woman during a free medical camp in Dharavi, one of Asia’s largest slums in Mumbai, India, Saturday, June 20, 2020. (AP Photo/Rafiq Maqbool) India Coronavirus Latest Update: The number of cases of the novel …
  • Coronavirus India updates, June 22: Karnataka may report 25,000 cases by August; Arunachal’s tally rises to 139 22 Jun 2020 07:41 A doctor checks the temperature of a woman during a free medical camp in Dharavi, one of Asia’s largest slums in Mumbai, India, Saturday, June 20, 2020. (AP Photo/Rafiq Maqbool) India Coronavirus Latest Update: The number of cases of the novel …
  • 150 species to be planted on a single day in UP 22 Jun 2020 07:15 Image used for representational purpose only BAREILLY: In a first, over 150 plant species will be sown on a single day in July in nine agro-climatic zones of Uttar Pradesh. The move is aimed at preserving indigenous species and creating a Guinness World …
  • Thousands take part in online yoga camp on 6th International Yoga Day 22 Jun 2020 00:39 Gorakhpur: Over 11 thousand people practised yoga during 7-day online yoga camp organised under the joint aegis of Guru Gorakshnath Yog Sansthan and Maharana Pratap Siksha Parishad on 6th International Yoga Day on Friday, said Maharana Pratap PG College …
  • Discharge rate doubles as UP adopts new Covid plan 22 Jun 2020 00:14 Lucknow: The number of Covid-19 patients discharged from hospitals doubled a day after Uttar Pradesh government’s new discharge policy became effective. As many as 626 persons were sent home in 24 hours, taking the total number of recoveries to 10,995. The …
  • ‘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 …
  • Antigen tests for screening corona in city & NCR dists 22 Jun 2020 00:14 Lucknow: In a bid to ramp up Covid-19 surveillance, Uttar Pradesh is all set to roll out antigen tests for screening at important centres, including NCR districts and the state capital. This pregnancy kit-like device can reveal the presence of coronavirus …
  • UP: Govt to begin antigen testing, beginning from hotspot districts 21 Jun 2020 23:10 Unlike the RT-PCR test used for diagnosis now — requiring heavy laboratory work to multiply the genetic material of the virus — the rapid antigen detection test is reliant on the amount of virus, or the virus load, in a nasal swab. It can give a result in …
  • UP: 4,116 new cases in last 7 days, Sunday reports highest single-day recovery 21 Jun 2020 22:45 A total of 10,995 patients have recovered and have been discharged till date. (Representational) The week that saw the highest number of peak single-day jumps in novel coronavirus cases, adding nearly a quarter (4,116 cases or 23 per cent) of the total …
  • Gorakhpur: Nursing home owner booked for treating Covid patient without permit 21 Jun 2020 22:45 Before a team of officials reached the nursing home, hospital staff and doctors had escaped, said police. The patient was not found there either. Police on Saturday attached the premises after being sanitised. (Representational) A private nursing home in …
  • With 21 deaths, UP's Covid toll climbs to 550 21 Jun 2020 18:13 Representative image LUCKNOW: As many as 21 Covid-19 fatalities were reported from Uttar Pradesh on Sunday, taking the death toll due to the disease to 550 in the state, a senior state government official said. Principal secretary, Medical and Health Amit …
  • Railways to short terminate few trains in Samastipur division 20 Jun 2020 23:16 PATNA: The East Central Railway (ECR) has short terminated several special passenger trains and also diverted some on the Darbhanga-Samastipur and Jayanagar-Samastipur sections under Samastipur division from June 21 to 27 due to non-interlocking (NI) work …
  • Lucknow: Five of quarantined family booked for holding terhvi bhoj attended by 100 20 Jun 2020 10:31 Written by Manish Sahu | Lucknow | Updated: June 20, 2020 2:59:05 pm A team of district administration on Friday visited the village and identified 25 people who had participated in the ‘terhvi bhoj’, a feast held on the 13th day after death, on June 16. ( …
  • Rs 1 lakh cr to cane farmers in 3 years: Yogi 20 Jun 2020 10:31 Adityanath took over the reins of the state in March 2017.(Express File)   Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath on Friday said that sugarcane mills in the state have paid “a record” Rs 1,00,000 crore to farmers for their produce in the past three years of his …
  • Online Capacity Building Programme on Disaster Risk Reduction 20 Jun 2020 03:06 Online Capacity Building Programme on Disaster Risk Reduction Date : 19 June 2020 :: Rono Hills Online Capacity Building Programme on Disaster Risk Reduction “When disaster strikes, the time to prepare has passed”, the words of Steven Cyros warns us to …
  • ‘Yogi has freed west UP of criminals, cleared cane dues’ 19 Jun 2020 23:41 Lucknow: Sugarcane farmers from western Uttar Pradesh have thanked chief minister Yogi Adityanath for clearing the cane arrears and freeing the region of criminals. During an interaction with the CM at his official residence on Friday, farmers said his …
  • 31 dists under Centre’s job scheme 19 Jun 2020 23:41 Lucknow: At least 31 districts of Uttar Pradesh which have received 25,000 or more migrants during lockdown will be included in the Centre’s Garib Kalyan Rozgar Abhiyan scheduled to be launched by PM Narendra Modi on Saturday. UP chief minister Yogi …
  • UP govt clears Rs 418cr cane dues 19 Jun 2020 23:41 The CM said the payment in three years was more than what any government in the past had paid during its entir...Read More Lucknow: The Uttar Pradesh government on Friday transferred Rs 418 crore to the accounts of cane farmers, clearing over Rs 1 lakh …
  • India to dominate Asia’s new-build trunk pipeline additions by 2023 19 Jun 2020 19:50 India is expected to lead Asia’s oil and gas new-build trunk/pipeline length additions, contributing around 59 per cent of the continent’s planned and announced pipeline length additions between 2020 and 2024, according to GlobalData, a leading data …



  • Sacked Deoria cop sent in 14-day judicial custody 03 Jul 2020 00:21 Sacked Deoria cop Bhismapal Yadav was produced in a local court and sent in 14-day judicial custody on Thursda...Read More Lucknow: A day after his arrest for obscenity and outrage of a woman’s modesty, sacked Deoria cop Bhismapal Yadav was produced in a …
  • SHO who masturbated in front of female complainants terminated from service 02 Jul 2020 15:47 Image Source : PTI SHO who masturbated in front of female complainants terminated from service A day after being arrested, the station house officer (SHO) who allegedly masturbated in front of a woman and her daughter when they went to the police station …
  • Uttar Pradesh: Pervert Deoria police officer arrested, dismissed from service 02 Jul 2020 15:07 Jul 02, 2020, 03:52PM ISTSource: TOI.inDeoria a police inspector Bhishmpal Singh Yadav has been arrested and dismissed from service. He was caught masturbating at women in the police station. The state police condemned Yadav's behaviour and said that …
  • UP cop who masturbated in front of woman complainant sacked from service after arrest 02 Jul 2020 09:36 Representational image | Creative Commons First, he was suspended, then arrested and finally terminated from service. The police official from Deoria district, who was caught on camera masturbating in front of a woman complainant inside the police station, …
  • Cop sacked, arrested for ‘lewd act’ before woman 02 Jul 2020 05:32 Bhishm Pal Singh was arrested and dismissed from service on Wednesday. (Representational Image) An inspector-rank police officer was dismissed from service after he was caught on camera allegedly masturbating in front of a 22-year-old woman who had gone to …
  • Masturbating police official now terminated after arrest 02 Jul 2020 04:58 Lucknow, July 2 (IANS) First he was suspended, then arrested and finally terminated from service. The police official from Deoria district, who was caught on camera masturbating in front of a woman complainant inside the police station, has been sacked …
  • UP cop masturbates before woman complainant at police station, suspended after video goes viral 01 Jul 2020 16:46 Image Source : FILE UP cop masturbates in front of woman complainant at police station, suspended after video goes viral (Representative image) In a shocking incident, an Uttar Pradesh cop was caught masturbating in front of a woman complainant inside a …
  • Cop in UP’s Deoria arrested for masturbating in front of woman 01 Jul 2020 16:19 Share00 Deoria (Uttar Pradesh), July 1 (IANS) The station house officer (SHO) of Bhatni police station, who was suspended for allegedly masturbating in front of a woman complainant, has been arrested. SSP Deoria Shripati Mishra confirmed the arrest of SHO …
  • Uttar Pradesh: Cop masturbates in front of women at police station, FIR lodged 01 Jul 2020 13:51 Jul 01, 2020, 04:18PM ISTSource: TOI.inIn Deoria a police inspector has been suspended and FIR has been registered against him for misbehaviour. He was caught masturbating at a woman and her daughter when they visited the police station to lodge a …
  • Indian Cop 'Suspended For Masturbating' in Front of Woman Complainant 01 Jul 2020 12:31 India 11:42 GMT 01.07.2020Get short URL New Delhi (Sputnik): The alleged incident came as Uttar Pradesh Police strictly enforced its Covid-19 lockdown. The state has seen frequent incidents of crimes: according to the National Crime Records Bureau with …
  • UP: Deoria officer suspended over obscene behaviour before woman complainant inside police station 01 Jul 2020 11:34 Image Source : PTI Deoria officer suspended after he masturbates before woman complainant  A station master in Uttar Pradesh's Deoria was suspended from his post after he was seen masturbating in front of a woman. The incident was reported from inside …
  • UP Police officer masturbates before woman complainant, suspended 01 Jul 2020 07:52 By IANS DEORIA: A station house officer (SHO) of Bhatni police station in Uttar Pradesh's Deoria was suspended for allegedly masturbating in front of a woman. The woman, who had gone to file a complaint in the police station, filmed the incident which …
  • UP cop masturbates in front of women at police station, video goes viral 01 Jul 2020 05:06 Screegrab of the video, cop can be seen sitting on chair. LUCKNOW: A police inspector in Uttar Pradesh's Deoria was caught masturbating at a woman and her daughter when they visited the police station to lodge a complaint on June 22. Irate over SHO…
  • Cop, Thakurganj resident die of Covid, city toll 20 01 Jul 2020 00:35 Lucknow: Two more deaths took the city’s toll due to Covid-19 to 20 on Tuesday with one patient dying every alternate day in the month of June. A 45-year-old police head constable posted in the anti-corruption branch of UP Police died due to hypoxaemia …
  • UP cop masturbates in front of woman complainant; caught on camera 30 Jun 2020 19:23 Surat Police officer slaps lady bank staffer A disgusting video of a police inspector masturbating in front of a woman complainant in a police station in Deoria district of UP has surfaced online, drawing serious flak and criticism from across the country. …
  • Covid-19: Demand for work under MGNREGA sees steep rise in 116 districts 29 Jun 2020 18:15 Demand for work under the MGNREGA rose by more than 86 per cent in May this year compared to the same period in 2019 in 116 districts, which saw the highest number of migrants return during the Covid-19 lockdown, as per official data. The number of …
  • 1 killed, 4 others injured: Two women among 11 held in Deoria clash 28 Jun 2020 22:34 Written by Manish Sahu | Lucknow | Published: June 29, 2020 2:30:16 am Fifty-five-year-old farmer Jai Prakash Kushwaha was killed and four others injured in the clash on Saturday evening. (Representational) Eleven people, including two women, were arrested …
  • 86 per cent jump in MGNREGA demand in districts most migrants returned to 28 Jun 2020 21:13 Across the country, the number of households that availed work under MGNREGA this May reached the highest ever figure of 3.29 crore — the figure was 2.12 crore in the corresponding month last year. Till June 26, the figure has crossed 2.70 crore. (Express …
  • Farmer killed in UP clash, two women among 11 held 28 Jun 2020 21:13 According to police, the clash took place after Jai Prakash hurled abuses at a group of children, accusing them of throwing stones at his buffalo. (Representational) Eleven people, including two women, were arrested Sunday in connection with a clash at …
  • Early onset of monsoon triggers rainfall in most parts of India as locust attack fears increase 28 Jun 2020 07:01 Image Source : PTI FILE The early onset of monsoon triggered moderate-to-heavy rainfall across India on Saturday, barring a few places on the west coast, providing a breeding ground for the crop-threatening locusts that invaded the country via Pakistan …
  • After Gurugram, swarms of locust cloud over UP, districts on high alert 28 Jun 2020 06:29 The Talk with Sanjay Jha highlights Several districts of Uttar Pradesh, including Jhansi, Chitrakoot, Prayagraj, Pratapgarh, Bhadohi, Azamgarh and Ambedkar Nagar, have been facing locust attacks in the past 48 hours. In Uttar Pradesh, locust swarms have …
  • Locust attack in UP, districts put on alert 28 Jun 2020 06:08 Representative image LUCKNOW: Several districts of Uttar Pradesh, including Jhansi, Chitrakoot, Prayagraj, Pratapgarh, Bhadohi, Azamgarh and Ambedkar Nagar, have been facing locust attacks in the past 48 hours. In Uttar Pradesh, locust swarms have invaded …
  • UP board exam results: Maharajganj girl stands 6th in state in class 12 exams 28 Jun 2020 00:18 Gorakhpur: Diksha Pandey of Maharajganj district stood sixth in the state with 94.5 % marks in class 12 UP board exams. Meanwhile, Abhishek Singh topped class 12 UP board exams in Gorakhpur district with 87.4% marks. Swati Sahni aced class 10 UP board …
  • 12 more teachers under STF scanner 27 Jun 2020 23:15 Lucknow: In the ongoing verification of documents of all teachers in government schools ordered by chief minister Yogi Adityanath following TOI report about how 25 women got appointed using educational certificates of one Anamika Shukhla, the UP Special …
  • Locust swarms spotted in Noida. See video 27 Jun 2020 16:51 Image Source : PTI FILE IMAGE Swarms of crop-destroying desert locusts have reached Noida. Multiple videos shot by residents showed massive clusters of locusts flying in the Gautam Buddh Nagar district. The swarm of locusts also invaded other districts of …
  • Lightning strikes kill more than 100 27 Jun 2020 00:51 Lightning strikes are common in India during heavy monsoon rains. (BBC) New Delhi - More than 100 people in northern India have been killed by dozens of lightning strikes across two states in recent days, officials say. The disaster management team in …
  • 'I'm Indira's granddaughter, nothing can stop me from telling truth': Priyanka Gandhi slams UP govt 26 Jun 2020 22:30 Jyotiraditya Scindia quits Congress says 'time for me to move on' A day after the Uttar Pradesh child rights body slapped a notice on Priyanka Gandhi, the Congress leader slammed back saying she is "Indira Gandhi's granddaughter" and …
  • Shocking: Lightning claims several lives in Bihar and UP in one day 26 Jun 2020 09:44 Jun 26, 2020, 01:16PM ISTSource: TOI.inA fusillade of lightning strikes spread across 31 districts of two states killed 107 people on Thursday — 83 in Bihar and 24 in UP — amid warnings from meteorologists for people in both states to stay indoors as more …
  • Bihar lightning strikes: Death toll climbs to 92, 10 districts in red zone amid thunderstorms 26 Jun 2020 09:15 Dubai Police take down Hushpuppi, Woodberry, 10 international cybercriminals At least 92 people were killed by lightning in various districts of Bihar, and 24 in Uttar Pradesh while many people were reported to be injured as heavy rain and thunderstorms …
  • 83 people die as thunderstorms sweep Bihar; CM announces compensation; PM expresses grief 26 Jun 2020 07:33 Image Source : PTI FILE At least 83 people have died in Bihar as thunderstorms swept the state. Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar has announced a compensation of Rs 4 lakh each for the families of the deceased people. Out of the total 83, 13 residents from …
  • 24 killed as lightning strikes Uttar Pradesh; most deaths in Deoria and Prayagraj 26 Jun 2020 07:33 Image Source : AP 22 killed as lightning strikes Uttar Pradesh; most deaths in Deoria and Prayagraj At least 24 people died after lightning struck Uttar Pradesh on Thursday, causing most deaths in Deoria and Prayagraj. Nine people died in Deoria alone …
  • Lightning kills 24 in UP; CM Yogi extends relief 26 Jun 2020 02:25 Representative image LUCKNOW: At least 24 persons lost their lives across UP due to heavy rain and lightning as monsoon finally covered all of UP on Thursday. Several areas, especially west UP and eastern UP regions bordering Nepal, reported heavy to very …
  • Lightning kills 107 as monsoon storms batter India 25 Jun 2020 20:49 At least 107 people died from lightning strikes in northern and eastern India, officials said, during the early stages of the annual monsoon season. Some 83 people were killed in the impoverished eastern state of Bihar after being struck by lightning, and …
  • Lightning kills at least 107 in India monsoon 25 Jun 2020 20:45 At least 107 people died from lightning strikes in northern and eastern India Thursday, officials said, during the early stages of the annual monsoon season. Some 83 people were killed in the impoverished eastern state of Bihar after being struck by …
  • News24.com | Lightning kills at least 107 in India monsoon 25 Jun 2020 20:14 Lighting has killed at least 107 people in India The death toll could rise further as government is still waiting on casualty reports  More than 2 300 people were killed by lightning in India in 2018  At least 107 people died from lightning strikes in …
  • Lightning kills more than 100 in northern India 25 Jun 2020 20:05 Image copyright EPA Image caption Lightning strikes are common in India during heavy monsoon rains. More than 100 people in northern India have been killed by dozens of lightning strikes across two states in recent days, officials say. The disaster …
  • Lightning strikes UP, Bihar; 110 dead in two days, 32 injured 25 Jun 2020 19:38 Thunderstorms and lightning have wrought havoc in Bihar and Uttar Pradesh over the past two days, claiming 110 lives, leaving at least 32 injured and causing widespread damage to property, officials in the two states said on Thursday. The lightning strikes …
  • More Than 100 Killed by Lightning in India's Uttar Pradesh and Bihar 25 Jun 2020 16:32 India 15:24 GMT 25.06.2020Get short URL New Delhi (Sputnik): With the onset of the monsoon season, several districts in the northern Indian states of Bihar and Uttar Pradesh were struck by lightning during a thunderstorm on Thursday. Most of the victims …
  • UP child rights’ body serves notice to Priyanka Gandhi 25 Jun 2020 15:36 Share00 Lucknow, June 25 (IANS) The UP State Commission for Protection of Child Rights (UPSCPCR) has sent a notice to Congress General Secretary Priyanka Gandhi regarding her Facebook post in which she had criticised the Kanpur shelter home incident in …
  • Realtors’ group says ready with 1 lakh jobs for workers 25 Jun 2020 03:57 An estimated 32 lakh migrant workers returned to UP during the course of the lockdown NOIDA: Realtors’ association Naredco has said it will start handing over letters of appointment re-inducting workers at construction sites this week after the lockdown …
  • 700 cases in 24 hours, state corona tally touches 19.7k 25 Jun 2020 00:02 Business in corona times Lucknow: As many as 700 new cases, including 212 in NCR districts of Ghaziabad and Gautam Budh Nagar, were reported in 24 hours. This is the second highest spike in a single day reported so far. In the first one, 817 cases were …
  • Rapid Antigen Testing to begin in 10 districts: Hapur leads Tuesday surge with 86 cases; 19 more dead 24 Jun 2020 02:59 At least 19 more coronavirus-linked deaths were reported from UP in the last 24 hours even as 576 more were added to the caseload. (Express file photo by Tashi Tobgyal) At least 19 more coronavirus-linked deaths were reported from across the state in the …
  • UP tally crosses 19k-mark with 576 fresh cases 23 Jun 2020 23:49 Lucknow: UP’s Covid-19 tally crossed the 19,000-mark with 576 new cases in 24 hours. With 19,064 cases, UP ranks number five on an overall scale in the country. Hapur recorded a maximum of 86 entries during the day. Additional chief secretary, health and …
  • 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 …
  • Kanpur: 57 girls at children's shelter home test COVID-19 positive, 5 of them pregnant 22 Jun 2020 09:33 Image Source : PTI Kanpur: 57 girls at children's shelter home test COVID-19 positive, 5 of them pregnant Fifty-seven girls at a state-run children's shelter home in Uttar Pradesh's Kanpur district have tested positive for COVID-19, with five …
  • ‘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 …
  • 31 dists under Centre’s job scheme 19 Jun 2020 23:41 Lucknow: At least 31 districts of Uttar Pradesh which have received 25,000 or more migrants during lockdown will be included in the Centre’s Garib Kalyan Rozgar Abhiyan scheduled to be launched by PM Narendra Modi on Saturday. UP chief minister Yogi …
  • Guru Purnima 2020: PM Modi extends greetings, wants to focus on connectivity to Buddhist sites 04 Jul 2020 07:38 Prime Minister Narendra Modi on the occasion of Ashadha Poornima.and the inauguration of the Dharma Chakra Day, on Saturday, said India wants to focus on connectivity to Buddhist sites to improve tourism. The Prime Minister's remark came at a time when …
  • Narendra Modi: Buddha's Ideals Remain Relevant as World Fights Extraordinary Challenges 04 Jul 2020 06:29 India 06:11 GMT 04.07.2020Get short URL https://cdn1.img.sputniknews.com/img/107924/88/1079248857_0:0:2868:1614_1200x675_80_0_0_46fd4e82c2179d605696f15d2665ac29.jpg Sputnik International https://cdn2.img.sputniknews.com/ …
  • BJP paves poll highway with missive to Centre 03 Jul 2020 00:21 Lucknow: The Uttar Pradesh government has decided to reach out to the Union ministry of surface transport and National Highways Authority of India (NHAI) to expedite construction of national highways, bypasses, over-bridges and ring roads, proposed to be …
  • Indian sub-continent sets to improve in the journo-murder index 01 Jul 2020 05:48     by Nava Thakuria   30 June 2020 As the pandemic year 2020 rolls on, Indian subcontinent sets to improve in its journo-murder index with only two casualties this year to date. The first half of the year witnessed the murder of one scribe each in …
  • Uttar Pradesh: Covid deaths close to 700, fresh round of surveillance next 01 Jul 2020 03:23 According to the health department’s daily bulletin, till date, 16,084 patients have been discharged from hospitals following their recovery. (Express file photo) As the total number of deaths linked to novel coronavirus in Uttar Pradesh reached close to …
  • Fighting Covid, battle-ready for 2022 with funds for roads 28 Jun 2020 23:57 Lucknow: While battling the pandemic from the frontline, the BJP government in Uttar Pradesh has not lost sight of its electoral war in 2022, when assembly polls are scheduled. And the government decided to plough in funds to develop roads in the …
  • After Gurugram, swarms of locust cloud over UP, districts on high alert 28 Jun 2020 06:29 The Talk with Sanjay Jha highlights Several districts of Uttar Pradesh, including Jhansi, Chitrakoot, Prayagraj, Pratapgarh, Bhadohi, Azamgarh and Ambedkar Nagar, have been facing locust attacks in the past 48 hours. In Uttar Pradesh, locust swarms have …
  • Locust attack in UP, districts put on alert 28 Jun 2020 06:08 Representative image LUCKNOW: Several districts of Uttar Pradesh, including Jhansi, Chitrakoot, Prayagraj, Pratapgarh, Bhadohi, Azamgarh and Ambedkar Nagar, have been facing locust attacks in the past 48 hours. In Uttar Pradesh, locust swarms have invaded …
  • Murder convict is jail topper: Most prisoners clear test 28 Jun 2020 01:00 Arun has topped UP among prisoners in intermediate exam Lucknow: Prison inmates in Uttar Pradesh notched up a near-100% success rate in both high school and intermediate Board exams this year. In high school exams, 83 of 93 inmates cleared the exam, taking …
  • PM addresses migrant with the Telugu honorific ‘Garu’ 27 Jun 2020 00:51 Deepu, a migrant who returned from Telangana, during interaction with PM Modi Kanpur: During his 30-minute virtual outreach to migrants during the launch of Atma Nirbhar Uttar Pradesh Rozgar Abhiyan on Friday, Prime Minister Narendra Modi struck a chord …
  • 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. …
  • 83 people die as thunderstorms sweep Bihar; CM announces compensation; PM expresses grief 26 Jun 2020 07:33 Image Source : PTI FILE At least 83 people have died in Bihar as thunderstorms swept the state. Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar has announced a compensation of Rs 4 lakh each for the families of the deceased people. Out of the total 83, 13 residents from …
  • 24 killed as lightning strikes Uttar Pradesh; most deaths in Deoria and Prayagraj 26 Jun 2020 07:33 Image Source : AP 22 killed as lightning strikes Uttar Pradesh; most deaths in Deoria and Prayagraj At least 24 people died after lightning struck Uttar Pradesh on Thursday, causing most deaths in Deoria and Prayagraj. Nine people died in Deoria alone …
  • Lightning kills over 100 in Bihar and Uttar Pradesh 26 Jun 2020 03:17 Express News Service PATNA/LUCKNOW: Over 100 people, including dozens of farmers and labourers, were killed in Bihar and Uttar Pradesh due to lightning and thunderstorm as heavy monsoon rains lashed the two states on Thursday. In Uttar Pradesh, around …
  • Lightning kills 24 in UP; CM Yogi extends relief 26 Jun 2020 02:25 Representative image LUCKNOW: At least 24 persons lost their lives across UP due to heavy rain and lightning as monsoon finally covered all of UP on Thursday. Several areas, especially west UP and eastern UP regions bordering Nepal, reported heavy to very …
  • Lightning strikes UP, Bihar; 110 dead in two days, 32 injured 25 Jun 2020 19:38 Thunderstorms and lightning have wrought havoc in Bihar and Uttar Pradesh over the past two days, claiming 110 lives, leaving at least 32 injured and causing widespread damage to property, officials in the two states said on Thursday. The lightning strikes …
  • Cooperative banks brought under RBI supervision 25 Jun 2020 08:35 NEW DELHI: The Cabinet on Wednesday approved a slew of proposals, including an ordinance bringing cooperative banks under supervisory powers of the Reserve Bank of India and a Rs 1,542-crore interest subvention scheme in micro loans. The Cabinet also …
  • Game-changer: Kushinagar airport takes a global leap 25 Jun 2020 06:38
  • Kushinagar airport takes global leap, puts Buddhist circuit on world map 25 Jun 2020 00:01 Lucknow: Hours after the Union cabinet green-flagged construction of an international airport in Kushinagar, Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Uttar Pradesh chief minister Yogi Adityanath said, the move would not only fast-track development of eastern UP, …
  • Opening up space to ramping dairy infra, PM Modi cabinet's key decisions 24 Jun 2020 19:48 The Union Cabinet, chaired by Prime Minister Narendra Modi has taken a slew of decisions that include opening up Indian space sector, pumping in money to create dairy infrastructure in the country, constructing an international airport at Kushinagar to …
  • Kushinagar airport to have international flights 24 Jun 2020 17:44
  • Cabinet approves declaration of Kushinagar airport in UP as international airport 24 Jun 2020 17:18 Image Source : PTI Cabinet approves declaration of Kushinagar airport in UP as international airport The Union Cabinet Wednesday approved the declaration of the airport in Uttar Pradesh’s Kushinagar as an international airport, stating it will offer …
  • LIVE: COVID-19 cases breach 70,000-mark in Delhi 24 Jun 2020 13:41 !1 New UpdateClick here for latest updates Number of COVID-19 cases reaches 778 in Himachal Pradesh Number of #COVID19 cases reaches 778 in Himachal Pradesh out of which 318 cases are active. Six people have died du… https://t.co/Eg2TtoseQd…
  • Cabinet decisions to boost infrastruture across sectors: All you need to know 24 Jun 2020 12:29 (Representative image) NEW DELHI: The Union cabinet -- chaired by Prime Minister Narendra Modi -- on Wednesday announced landmark decisions to boost infrastructure across various sectors of the economy amid the ongoing coronavirus pandemic. Here are the …
  • Kushinagar airport in UP declared an international airport: Cabinet 24 Jun 2020 12:16 New Delhi, June 24 In a bid to boost domestic and international tourism, the Union Cabinet on Wednesday approved the proposal to declare the Kushinagar airport in Uttar Pradesh as an international airport. “Direct international connectivity to Kushinagar …
  • International status to Kushinagar Airport will boost development in Purvanchal: UP CM Yogi 24 Jun 2020 12:07 Lucknow: Granting of international status to Kushinagar airport will aid development of Purvanchal region as well as enable better access to Buddhist followers from across the world looking to visit destinations in the state that are being developed as …
  • Cooperative banks to be supervised by RBI; govt to bring an ordinance 24 Jun 2020 11:06 The Union government has decided to bring 1,482 urban cooperative banks and 58 multi-state cooperative banks, under the supervisory powers of the Reserve Bank of India, said I&B minister Prakash Javadekar after a meeting of the Union Cabinet earlier …
  • Dalits struggle during lockdown 22 Jun 2020 03:01 By Kush Ambedkarwadi New Delhi: At the time of national disaster, our identity as a country is tested, whenever there is an external attack or natural disaster, we have to forget the differences and unite and face them as one nation. This is the fantasy of …
  • 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 …
  • UP: 592 new Covid cases, 22 more deaths 21 Jun 2020 02:16 Of the fresh cases, Hapur recorded the highest at 65 followed by Kanpur Nagar (59), Gautam Buddh Nagar (41) and Ghaziabad (40). On Friday, Gautam Buddh Nagar had recorded 151 fresh cases. (Representational) Uttar Pradesh’s coronavirus cases on Saturday …
  • ‘Yogi has freed west UP of criminals, cleared cane dues’ 19 Jun 2020 23:41 Lucknow: Sugarcane farmers from western Uttar Pradesh have thanked chief minister Yogi Adityanath for clearing the cane arrears and freeing the region of criminals. During an interaction with the CM at his official residence on Friday, farmers said his …
  • 31 dists under Centre’s job scheme 19 Jun 2020 23:41 Lucknow: At least 31 districts of Uttar Pradesh which have received 25,000 or more migrants during lockdown will be included in the Centre’s Garib Kalyan Rozgar Abhiyan scheduled to be launched by PM Narendra Modi on Saturday. UP chief minister Yogi …
  • Kerala horror rerun: Bombs blow up cow's jaw in Ayodhya 04 Jul 2020 04:21 The injured cow in Ayodhya AYODHYA: In a grim reminder of Kerala incident, the jaw of a cow blew up after it ate explosives wrapped dough in Ayodhya on Friday. Locals claimed the animal is standing in a pond "waiting for death" as it is unable to …
  • Two cops of Gorakhpur, Maharajganj injured 03 Jul 2020 22:50 Gorakhpur: As many as eight cops were killed and six other cops and a civilian were injured during a gun battle between the criminals and police in Kanpur. 52-year-old sub-inspector Sudhakar Pandey, a native of Gorakhpur, and 25-year-old constable …
  • 50% KGBV staff found absent in random checking 30 Jun 2020 00:51 Lucknow: About 92% of teachers of Kasturba Gandhi Balika Vidyalayas (KGBV) in Kanpur Dehat skipped duty on June 25, a random checking of attendance conducted by the basic education department has revealed. Only 8% staff attended the duty in Kanpur Dehat on …
  • Covid-19: Demand for work under MGNREGA sees steep rise in 116 districts 29 Jun 2020 18:15 Demand for work under the MGNREGA rose by more than 86 per cent in May this year compared to the same period in 2019 in 116 districts, which saw the highest number of migrants return during the Covid-19 lockdown, as per official data. The number of …
  • 86 per cent jump in MGNREGA demand in districts most migrants returned to 28 Jun 2020 21:13 Across the country, the number of households that availed work under MGNREGA this May reached the highest ever figure of 3.29 crore — the figure was 2.12 crore in the corresponding month last year. Till June 26, the figure has crossed 2.70 crore. (Express …
  • UP board exam results: Maharajganj girl stands 6th in state in class 12 exams 28 Jun 2020 00:18 Gorakhpur: Diksha Pandey of Maharajganj district stood sixth in the state with 94.5 % marks in class 12 UP board exams. Meanwhile, Abhishek Singh topped class 12 UP board exams in Gorakhpur district with 87.4% marks. Swati Sahni aced class 10 UP board …
  • 12 more teachers under STF scanner 27 Jun 2020 23:15 Lucknow: In the ongoing verification of documents of all teachers in government schools ordered by chief minister Yogi Adityanath following TOI report about how 25 women got appointed using educational certificates of one Anamika Shukhla, the UP Special …
  • Vulture conservation centre comes up in UP 26 Jun 2020 09:42 Gorakhpur (Uttar Pradesh), June 26 (IANS) The centre has approved the proposal for setting up of Uttar Pradesh’s first vulture conservation centre, known as Jatayu Conservation and Breeding Centre, that will come up in Maharajganj district. The CAMPA ( …
  • Soon, UP’s popular ‘kala namak’ rice variety to be on Japanese menu 25 Jun 2020 23:33 XXX Gorakhpur: Popular Indian rice variety ‘kala namak’ will soon tickle the taste buds of the Japanese. An enterprising Gorakhpur native Ganesh Kumar Yadav, who had gone to Japan decades ago and now runs several businesses and hotels in Tsukuba near Tokyo …
  • Ist vulture conservation centre in Maharajganj 25 Jun 2020 23:33 Gorakhpur: The central government has given its nod for Uttar Pradesh’s first vulture conservation centre—Jatayu Conservation and Breeding Centre—to be built in Maharajganj district. The government has asked the district forest officer to submit a detailed …
  • Yogi govt to help rural women to earn more 24 Jun 2020 10:08 Share00 Lucknow, June 24 (IANS) To increase the participation of women in sugarcane farming and promote self-employment in the rural areas, the Yogi Adityanath government has decided to train women in preparing cane seedlings through single bud and bud …
  • Plants associated to Lord Ram, Buddha and Guru Nanak to be part of agro-climatic gardens in Gorakhpur division 23 Jun 2020 23:07 Gorakhpur: Gorakhpur forest division is among the nine conducive zones of the state where agro-climatic diversity gardens will be developed. At least three sub-gardens in the division will bear trees associated with Lord Ram, Gautam Buddha and Gukru Nanak …
  • Gorakhpur gardens to have plants associated to Lord Ram, Buddha 23 Jun 2020 23:07 Gorakhpur: Gorakhpur forest division is among the nine conducive zones of the state where agro-climatic diversity gardens will be developed. At least three sub-gardens in the division will bear trees associated with Lord Ram, Gautam Buddha and Guru Nanak …
  • Two KGBV teachers booked for using same testimonials 23 Jun 2020 00:37 Lucknow: In yet another case of fake teachers working in Kasturba Gandhi Balika Vidyalayas (KGBVs) on the testimonials of others, police lodged an FIR against two women for working as teachers with same credentials in Mau on Monday. Police said on the …
  • Met: Intensity of rain to increase from tomorrow 22 Jun 2020 23:56 PATNA: Patna and several other parts of the state witnessed light to moderate rainfall on Monday. According to weathermen, the rainy spell will continue over the next four to five days with increase in intensity from Wednesday onwards. North Bihar is …
  • Mau cops launch crackdownon Mukhtar gang, corruption 22 Jun 2020 00:39 Varanasi: Mau district district administration and police have initiated action against mafia involved in various wrongdoings as mafia involvement in the irregularities in various sectors were exposed in the last one week. Police are cracking down on …
  • ‘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 …
  • Gorakhpur: Nursing home owner booked for treating Covid patient without permit 21 Jun 2020 22:45 Before a team of officials reached the nursing home, hospital staff and doctors had escaped, said police. The patient was not found there either. Police on Saturday attached the premises after being sanitised. (Representational) A private nursing home in …
  • 31 dists under Centre’s job scheme 19 Jun 2020 23:41 Lucknow: At least 31 districts of Uttar Pradesh which have received 25,000 or more migrants during lockdown will be included in the Centre’s Garib Kalyan Rozgar Abhiyan scheduled to be launched by PM Narendra Modi on Saturday. UP chief minister Yogi …
  • Another high: 630 corona cases in 24 hours in state; 23 casualties 19 Jun 2020 01:35 Lucknow: The coronavirus infection set a new record for the second consecutive day with 630 cases in 24 hours. The Covid tally crossed the 500-mark third day in a row. A day earlier, on Wednesday 591 cases were reported. With this, the Covid-19 tally for …
  • Biggest single-day spike,max deaths in past 24 hrs 17 Jun 2020 23:32 Lucknow: As many as 591 persons tested positive for novel coronavirus infection in 24 hours. This is the highest single-day spike in UP. Earlier, the highest figure of 538 was reported on June 12. The total number of Covid patients crossed the 15k mark to …
  • Ration cards: Moradabad div benefits most in UP 17 Jun 2020 00:03 Lucknow: Moradabad division, which has a sizeable population of Muslims and Dalits, has received the maximum benefit of ration card distribution in the state, according to latest data of food and civil supplies department. Over 6 lakh migrants were covered …
  • Families with relatives in Nepal anxious over simmering dispute 16 Jun 2020 22:38 File pic of Indo-Nepal border Gorakhpur: Unfazed by the rumblings of the Indo-Nepal border dispute, Gorkha soldiers stuck in Nepal during lockdown have started returning to India through Sonauli border to join duty, , but many people in the east UP belt …
  • Gorakhpur division, Maharajganj district top Uttar Pradesh in influx of migrants 16 Jun 2020 06:34
  • Lucknow’s Covid helpline centre is new hotspot with nearly 80 cases 16 Jun 2020 05:58 Even as a slight improvement in the recovery rate (61 per cent) – a total of 8,610 patients have been discharged from hospital so far – has been observed, the spurt in the cases took the number of active cases to 5,064 on Monday. Express photo by Vishal …
  • Gorakhpur div, Maharajganj dist top state in influx of migrants 16 Jun 2020 00:03 Lucknow: The Gorakhpur division, comprising the home turf of chief minister Yogi Adityanath, has received maximum number of migrants in over two and a half months of lockdown, according to state government records. More than 30 lakh migrants have returned …
  • GB Nagar pips Agra to bag top slot in Covid cases tally 16 Jun 2020 00:02 Lucknow: The covid-19 tally for Uttar Pradesh crossed the 14k-mark with 480 fresh cases in the past 24 hours. With 60 new cases on Monday, Gautam Budh Nagar not only crossed the 1000-mark, but also became the district with maximum viral load. GB Nagar' …
  • Map row: Now Nepalis occupy no man’s land along India border 15 Jun 2020 11:44 Express News Service LUCKNOW: After the Nepali Parliament passed a new map of the country showing areas of Indian territory as its own, Nepali citizens have started occupying areas on no man’s land along the border in Lakhimpur Kheri district of Terai …
  • UP sounds alert in 7 districts as man dies in Nepal firing 14 Jun 2020 23:28 Lucknow: Uttar Pradesh Police has sounded an alert in seven districts bordering Nepal after firing from the Himalayan kingdom country killed one person in Bihar’s Sitamarhi district on June 12. The alert has been sounded in Maharajganj, Bahraich, Balrampur …
  • 12 arrested, booked under NSA for thrashing Dalits in UP village 13 Jun 2020 18:19 Image Source : PTI 12 arrested, booked under NSA for thrashing Dalits in UP village Uttar Pradesh Police has arrested 12 people for their alleged involvement in a clash following the molestation of Dalit girls and booked them under the National Security …
  • Covid-19: Noida surge pushes UP caseload 13 Jun 2020 01:12 A 97-year-old shows victory sign following his recovery from coronavirus, at Nayati Hospital in Agra on Friday. Local authorities called the recovery a ‘ray of hope’ for Covid patients. (PTI) With 76 fresh cases of Covid-19 reported in Gautam Buddh Nagar ( …
  • 12 arrested for Azamgarh violence, SO suspended 13 Jun 2020 01:11 Varanasi: A couple of days after Dalits were attacked in Maharajganj township of Azamgarh, the government on Friday suspended Maharajganj SO Virendra Pandey for laxity in duty and initiated the process of invoking National Security Act (NSA) and Gangster …
  • UP to slap NSA in communal & caste clashes 12 Jun 2020 23:38 Lucknow: After two cases of violence against Dalits rocked UP this week, chief minister Yogi Adityanath has taken a strict view of the law and order situation and said that where necessary, the government will not hesitate in invoking the National Security …
  • With 581 cases, UP records highest single-day spike 12 Jun 2020 23:38 Lucknow: UP’s Covid-19 chart recorded its highest single day spike with 538 cases on Friday, pushing the overall score to beyond 12,700-mark. Of the new cases, Gautam Budh Nagar accounted for a maximum of 76 entries which is also maximum in a single day …
  • West UP & NCR districts falter on MNREGS job front 12 Jun 2020 23:38 poor record Lucknow: The otherwise economically rich west UP and national capital region (NCR) are the worst-performing regions in terms of engagement of labourers under the Centre’s flagship Mahatma Gandhi National Rural Employment Guarantee Scheme ( …
  • 16 Muslim youths held for attack on Dalits in Azamgarh 12 Jun 2020 20:47 Additional SP Narendra Pratap Singh said the 16 accused, one of whom is a minor, would be produced in a court on Saturday. (Representational Image) Uttar Pradesh police on Friday arrested 16 Muslim youths for allegedly attacking a group of Dalit men in …
  • Twelve persons held for violence in Azamgarh 12 Jun 2020 09:22 VARANASI: Just after the violence and arson in Jaunpur district, the Azamgarh district also witnessed a large scale violence in Maharajganj area on Wednesday. The police have so far arrested 12 accused and a manhunt is on to nab seven other absconding …
  • Working of KGBVs in 17 dists unsatisfactory: Report 12 Jun 2020 00:31 Lucknow: Basic education department has detected serious lapses in the working of Kasturba Gandhi Balika Vidyalayas (KGBV) in 17 districts of the state and has found infrastructure and administrative gaps in these residential schools meant for girls …
  • 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 …
  • Fresh surge in Noida, Ghaziabad 01 Jun 2020 00:05 This was also the fastest addition of 1,000 cases as it took merely three days to reach from 7,000 to 8,000 mark. (Representational Photo) The coronavirus cases in Uttar Pradesh surged to 8,075 on Sunday in a sharpest spike witnessed so far with the state …
  • Cops fail to nab drivers who mowed down migrants 31 May 2020 03:05 Representative image LUCKNOW: Truck drivers allegedly involved in 13 of the 18 accidents that killed 70 migrants in a month in UP have managed to give the slip to the police so far. The UP police has arrested only five truck drivers against whom FIRs have …
  • 2 brothers hurt in leopard attack in Maharajganj 26 May 2020 14:10 Image used for representational purpose only MAHARAJGANJ: Two brothers were injured in a leopard attack on Tuesday morning in Uttar Pradesh's Maharajganj district, forest department sources said. Sandeep and Rajan were working in their agricultural …
  • Bihar to install oxygen pipeline system in sub-divisional hospitals 26 May 2020 04:21 New Delhi: Faced with an increasing number of Covid-19 cases following the return of migrants, Bihar has decided to install the Medical Gas Pipeline System for oxygen supply in all its 16 sub-divisional hospitals over the next three months. The state …
  • Bihar farmers fail to get remunerative prices for maize crop 25 May 2020 11:09 May 25, 2020 (MENAFN via COMTEX) -- (MENAFN - IANS) By Pramod Kumar Jha Purnia/New Delhi, May 25 (IANS) Amid the economic crisis posed by coronavirus outbreak, maize farmers in Bihar too are at the receiving end as they have failed to get remunerative …
  • 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 …
  • 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 …
  • Jaunpur witnesses surge with 43 new Covid cases 23 May 2020 00:51 Children living in RDSO Colony on Friday expressed their gratitude to healthcare professionals, police and san...Read More Lucknow: After spike of Covid cases among migrants in Basti and Barabanki, Jaunpur recorded 43 of them on Friday. According to …
  • Covid cases soar with migrants’ influx, more L1 hosps being set up in districts 22 May 2020 01:40 Police and RAF personnel carrying out route march in Lullapura area Varanasi: The massive spurt in Covid-19 cases in surrounding districts of Varanasi, especially among migrant workers coming from Maharashtra, Delhi and Gujarat, has pushed panic button in …
  • 20L migrants return to UP, 10L more expected 21 May 2020 23:29 Migrant workers travel by a truck on the Lucknow-Faizabad road to reach their hometown (PTI) LUCKNOW: Over 20 lakh migrant workers have so far returned to UP, almost double of what the government was initially expecting, according to figures available with …
  • Covid-19: UP witnesses highest single-day spike at 341 21 May 2020 17:30 Lucknow, May 21 (IANS) Uttar Pradesh on Thursday reported 341 new Covid-19 cases, recording the highest single-day spike so far, taking the states coronavirus tally to 5,515. As many 138 persons have succumbed to the dreaded virus till now. Of the new …
  • At least 1,230 migrant workers test positive for coronavirus in UP, Barabanki becomes new hotspot 21 May 2020 17:13 By PTI LUCKNOW: With over 20 lakh migrant workers returning to Uttar Pradesh in last few days, the state, specially its eastern part, on Thursday saw a quantum jump in the COVID-19 cases, with overall 1,230 people testing positive, including 95 in …
  • Eastern UP districts see spurt in corona cases 21 May 2020 10:56 Representational Image BARABANKI/ LUCKNOW: Several eastern Uttar Pradesh districts have witnessed a spurt in cases of coronavirus infection amid the return of migrant workers with Barabanki emerging as a new Covid-19 hotspot after detection of 95 new …
  • 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. …
  • Man accused of raping six-year-old girl nabbed 19 May 2020 23:07 Police arrested Sonu Chauhan (blue T-shirt) from Rajkot on Tuesday Rajkot: The migrant labourer who had allegedly raped a six-year-old homeless girl after abducting her from the footpath where she was asleep with her parents on early Monday morning in …
  • Pradhan shot in Ayodhya cross-firing 19 May 2020 11:10 Representative image AYODHYA: A village pradhan and a close aide of an MLA were shot dead in cross firing here on Monday afternoon. The deceased were identified as Jai Prakash Singh, pradhan of Paliya Pratap Shah village in Harringtonganj block of the …
  • 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 …
  • At gateway to north in MP, thousands wait for bus rides 16 May 2020 00:28 Written by Iram Siddique | Barwani (mp) | Updated: May 16, 2020 5:37:13 am Since May 10, when the Maharashtra government started ferrying migrant workers in state buses to the ghat to stop them from walking to their hometowns, this outpost has turned into …
  • 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 …
  • MNREGS turns job spinner for migrants 14 May 2020 23:37 Lucknow: Two days after chief minister Yogi Adityanath pitched for creation of 50 lakh jobs every day under Mahatma Gandhi Rural Employment Guarantee scheme (MNREGS), the rural development department galloped to the halfway mark of 26 lakh jobs, …
  • 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) …
  • Centre has Eased Guidelines: UP to stick to previous strict protocols on home isolation 13 May 2020 05:39 Notably in UP, only 3.4 per cent of the total isolation beds available in the state are occupied till date. A day after the Union Ministry of Health & Family Welfare eased the home isolation guidelines for novel coronavirus patients, the UP government …
  • Lockdown misery and death for migrant worker 12 May 2020 04:35 By Express News Service BHUBANESWAR: It was poverty and joblessness that had driven the 29-year-old labourer from West Bengal’s Malda district to the seemingly greener pastures of Odisha three months back. Now, his dreams along with his body lay buried …
  • Two killed, 7 injured after truck carrying migrants overturns 12 May 2020 02:25 Gorakhpur: Two labourers died and seven were injured at Kasarwal, Sahjanwa in Gorakhpur after a truck carrying them overturned on Monday morning. The bodies have been sent for postmortem and injured labourers are undergoing treatment, said SDM, Sahjanwa …
  • 24 migrants die in homeward journey 12 May 2020 01:51 Lucknow: As many as 24 migrants lost their lives during Covid-19 lockdown not to the virus, but to road accidents or exhaustion during their grinding journey way back home. Though chief minister Yogi Adityanath has made several appeals to migrants not to …
  • 100 Shramik trains to run daily; Centre asks states to assist migrants going back to their native places 11 May 2020 16:49 TOI photo used for representation NEW DELHI/MUMBAI: The Centre on Monday decided to run 100 special trains daily for migrants during the coronavirus lockdown and asked the states to ensure that they avail the facility, as lakhs of stranded people were …
  • Labourers breach social distancing norms at Gurugram hospital 11 May 2020 13:46 Gurugram, May 11 (IANS) Desperate to return home as soon as possible amid the lockdown, over 400 migrant labourers from different states queued up at the Gurugram Civil Hospital to obtain mandatory health certificates while throwing social distancing norm …
  • ‘None tested positive’: 426 Nepalese await Kathmandu nod to return to their country 11 May 2020 00:43 Written by Manish Sahu | Lucknow | Published: May 11, 2020 5:30:30 am According to officials, the Nepalese citizens, who were working in different parts of India, moved to Bahraich following the easing of lockdown so that they could return to their country …
  • Migrant worker, stuck on IIT-Bhubaneswar campus due to lockdown, ends life 10 May 2020 13:49 By Express News Service BHUBANESWAR: A migrant worker allegedly committed suicide at an under construction building on the campus of Indian Institute of Technology's (IIT) campus Jatni police limits late on Saturday night. Police confirmed that a …
  • Two UP migrants on way home die in separate incidents in MP 09 May 2020 15:19 By Express News Service BHOPAL: Two more migrant labourers returning from Maharashtra to native their native villages in Uttar Pradesh have died during the long journey in Madhya Pradesh. A 45-year-old migrant worker Suraj Bali Chauhan, who was among the …
  • Over 1 lakh migrants to return to UP on 114 trains by Saturday night: Official 09 May 2020 12:50 Over 1 lakh migrant workers from Uttar Pradesh stranded in different parts of the country following the coronavirus-induced lockdown will return to the state by Saturday night on 114 trains, a senior government official said. Another 98 trains will reach …
  • Blog: Flight to Lucknow ready to take off from... 09 May 2020 11:57 As part of the Vande Bharat Mission, an Air India flight with around 200 Indians from Sharjah will take off for Lucknow today. Stranded workers, pregnant women and many others who are waiting to go home are getting the formalities completed at the Sharjah …
  • UP: Maharajganj back in Covid list; first death in Amroha, toll 40 01 May 2020 10:52 The other 39 deaths have been reported from 13 districts – one each in Bareilly, Basti, Bulandshahr, Lucknow, Varanasi, Aligarh, Mathura, Shravasti, five in Meerut, six in Moradabad, two in Firozabad, 14 in Agra and four in Kanpur. (Representational image) …
  • 6 Tablighi Jamaat members test positive for coronavirus in UP's Maharajganj 04 Apr 2020 10:31 6 Tablighi Jamaat members test positive for coronavirus in UP's Maharajganj Six persons have tested positive for COVID-19 in the district on Saturday, officials said. All of them had gone to Delhi to attend the religious programme organised by the …
  • Six test positive in Uttar Pradesh's Maharajganj 04 Apr 2020 08:41
  • 21 Tablighi Jamaat delegates quarantined in Maharajganj 02 Apr 2020 22:41
  • Differently-abled man sets himself ablaze in UP's Maharajganj 24 Dec 2019 15:30
  • Tibetan arrested with fake documents in UP's Maharajganj 18 Dec 2019 18:14
  • Tibetan held with fake papers in UP's Maharajganj 18 Dec 2019 15:00
  • Jawan commits suicide at SSB camp in UP's Maharajganj 11 Nov 2019 02:44
  • UP: Jawan kills self at SSB camp in Maharajganj 10 Nov 2019 11:01
  • UP: Four armed men loot Rs 13 lakh from HDFC Bank in Maharajganj 17 Oct 2019 17:20
  • UP: Maharajganj DM suspended over cow shelter anomalies 15 Oct 2019 05:26
  • Maharajganj DM, five other officials suspended over negligence in cow protection: Official 14 Oct 2019 14:42
  • Maharajganj SDM shunted out by Yogi Adityanath for lax work 08 Jul 2019 10:14
  • Maharajganj SDM shunted out by CM for lax work 08 Jul 2019 02:13
  • CM Adityanath orders removal of Maharajganj SDM, suspends three power officials 08 Jul 2019 01:14 UP CM Yogi Adityanath CHIEF MINISTER Yogi Adityanath, during a review meeting in Kushinagar division Sunday, ordered the removal of Sub-Divisional Magistrate of Maharajganj district and sought an explanation from the chief medical officers of Deoria, …
  • BJP sees a ray of hope in ‘split’ in Yadav votes in Maharajganj 07 May 2019 23:31
  • Maharajganj: Man held with Rs 1.56 cr heroin 03 May 2019 14:26
  • LS Polls: Congress fields journalist Supriya Shrinate from Maharajganj 29 Mar 2019 08:44 [India], Mar 29 (ANI): Journalist Supriya Shrinate will be contesting the ensuing Lok Sabha elections from Maharajganj parliamentary constituency in Uttar Pradesh, the Congress announced on Friday. The party had earlier announced the candidature of jailed …
  • LS Polls: After PSP-L, Tanushree Tripathi gets Cong ticket from Maharajganj 29 Mar 2019 06:44 [India], Mar 29 (ANI): Tanushree Tripathi, the daughter of jailed politician Amarmani Tripathi, has been fielded by two political parties - Congress and Pragatisheel Samajwadi Party-Lohia (PSP-L) - from Maharajganj Lok Sabha constituency. The Congress on …
  • Leopard Found Dead In Village In UP's Maharajganj 22 Mar 2019 21:09 It was not immediately known how the leopard died. (Representational) Maharajganj: A leopard was found dead on Friday at a village in Uttar Pradesh's Maharajganj which falls under the Gorakhpur Forest Division, a forest official said. "Some …
  • Maharajganj, UP: ‘Trains from stations close by arrive quickly, I have to be very cautious’ 16 Feb 2019 21:06 Krishna Kumar Chauhan says villagers of the area are supportive and do not create trouble at the crossing. (Express photo by Vishal Srivastav) Surya Bhan, 50, remembers the events of May 9, 2014, very clearly. “Bodies were scattered on both sides of the …
  • Minister flags off train between Maharajganj and Masrakh 21 Oct 2018 21:05 CHHAPRA/PATNA: Union minister of state for railways Manoj Sinha on Sunday flagged off first special passenger train (55185) on newly developed Maharajganj-Masrakh rail line. Regular passenger trains on this route are expected to run from Monday onwards …
  • Maharajganj court orders notice to Yogi Adityanath in 19-year-old firing case 27 Sep 2018 00:25 Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath. A Maharajganj court last week ordered to issue notice to Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath in a 19-year-old case in which a constable was killed and two others injured. According to prosecution, on February 10, …
  • Maharajganj BJP MLA caught on camera gambling in Nepal casino 18 Apr 2018 19:41 Image used for representational purpose. LUCKNOW: A BJP legislator from Uttar Pradesh has left the party ‘with a difference’ red-faced after he was caught on camera gambling and boozing at a casino in neigbouring Nepal. Before trying his hand at politics, …
  • Breaking News Jan 14: Foreign national held for carrying forged travel papers in UP's Maharajganj 14 Jan 2018 09:22 Twitter is buzzing with breaking news and news alerts from India and rest of the world. Here is the live coverage of all breaking alerts and latest updates from the micro-blogging site on one page: 02:27 pm:  Delhi: Israel PM #BenjaminNetanyahu and PM @ …
  • HuM operative held from Maharajganj on Indo-Nepal border 14 May 2017 20:31 Lucknow: Disguised as a seller of shawls and carpets, a Hizbul Mujahideen operative was caught on the Indo-Nepal border by Sahastra Seema Bal on Saturday evening. Naseer Ahmad Wani alias Sadiq was trying to sneak into the country via Sonauli checkpost in …
  • At Maharajganj church in Lucknow: ‘Hindu Yuva Vahini disrupted prayers’ 08 Apr 2017 21:18 Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath. (Express photo by Vishal Srivastav) The Hindu Yuva Vahini (HYV), an outfit founded by Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath, allegedly disrupted a prayer service at a church in Maharajganj district on …
  • Modi Maharajganj rally LIVE: UP resembles Saharan Africa, says PM 01 Mar 2017 10:24 PM Narendra Modi at an election rally in Maharajganj, Uttar Pradesh. (Source: Twitter/ANI_news) Prime Minister Narendra Modi is addressing an election rally at Maharajganj in Uttar Pradesh before the sixth phase of polling in the state. Speaking at the …
  • Maharajganj voters caught in SP-Congress tussle 11 Feb 2017 07:30 KANPUR: The tussle between the alliance partners-Samajwadi Party and Congress-continues for Maharajpur assembly seat in Kanpur Nagar where both the parties had fielded their candidates thus creating confusion in the voters of this assembly seat. Maharajpur …