• Lok Sabha Election Results 2019: Full list of winners 23 May 2019 19:06 State Constituencies Leading/Winning Candidates Party Andaman and Nicobar Andaman and Nicobar Islands VISHAL JOLLY BJP Andhra Pradesh Araku GODDETI MADHAVI YSRCP   Srikakulam Kinjarapu Ram Mohan Naidu     Vizianagaram       Visakhapatnam       …
  • Priyanka Gandhi congratulates PM Modi, says respects people's mandate 23 May 2019 18:41 [India], May 23 (ANI): Priyanka Gandhi, Congress party's general secretary in-charge of eastern UP said that she respects the nation's mandate and congratulated Prime Minister Narendra Modi and the BJP for winning the Lok Sabha elections. "We …
  • General election results 2019 live 23 May 2019 12:04 Constituencies A - Z A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z A Adilabad 2019 GODAM NAGESH Leading TRS 2014 GODAM NAGESH TRS Agra 2019 SATYAPAL SINGH BAGHEL Leading BJP 2014 DR. RAM SHANKAR KATHERIA BJP Ahmadnagar 2019 SUJAY RADHAKRISHNA VIKHE …
  • India general election results 2019 live 23 May 2019 02:20 Constituencies A - Z A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z A Adilabad 2014 GODAM NAGESH TRS Agra 2014 DR. RAM SHANKAR KATHERIA BJP Ahmadnagar 2014 GANDHI DILIPKUMAR MANSUKHLAL BJP Ahmedabad East 2014 PARESH RAWAL BJP Ahmedabad West 2014 DR. …
  • Lucknow: Teacher found burnt to death with her legs tied, neck chained to bed 22 May 2019 20:34 The police are trying to get the call record from the woman’s cellphone that was found burnt in the room. A 27-year-old school teacher was found burnt to death with her legs tied and neck chained to the bed at her rented house in Mohana police station area …
  • UP aims to finish 2 highways before 2022 polls, steps up land acquisition 12 May 2019 14:31 Uttar Pradesh's BJP government aims to finish before the 2022 state elections two highways that will cost Rs 37,000 crore and require land acquisition of nearly 8,000 hectares. Land acquisition for the 353-km Purvanchal Expressway and the 296-km …
  • Jalaun gang cons Amazon of Rs 10 lakh with fakes, 4 held 11 May 2019 10:08
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  • Parties bank on Uttar Pradesh's boatmen community ahead of final two phases of Lok Sabha polls 10 May 2019 08:24 LUCKNOW: As the battle for the last two phases of Lok Sabha polls intensifies in Uttar Pradesh, the focus once again seems to be shifting to the Nishad community with the BJP and the Congress trying to woo the boatmen. The boatmen community is spread …
  • Lok Sabha polls 2019: Why Bundelkhand is set for a thriller 04 May 2019 05:19 Sandeep Nagayach, owner of Mahoba’s Ekta Palace Hotel on Ram Katha Marg, spent the last month campaigning tirelessly for BJP till elections were held on April 29. But it has been difficult, he says, to garner support for sitting MP Kunwer Pushpendra …
  • WATCH | You are on my hit list - BJP leader caught on camera threatening police officer 30 Apr 2019 10:51 Watch | BJP leader Suresh Awasthi threatening Police Officer in Kanpur A Bharatiya Janata Party leader from Kanpur was caught on camera having a full-blown argument with a police officer during the fourth phase of Lok Sabha elections on Monday. The video …
  • Watch: ‘You are on my hit list,’ BJP leader threatens Kanpur officer 30 Apr 2019 07:41 Initially, Pandey and Circle Officer are seen having a discussion, when Awasthi comes into the picture from behind and starts screaming and threatening the officer. (Source: ANI) A Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Suresh Awasthi was caught on camera …
  • You’re on my hit list: BJP leader threatens Circle Officer 30 Apr 2019 06:30 Category: India, Top Stories Posted by Younus Published: Apr 30, 2019, 11:29 am IST Updated: Apr 30, 2019, 11:55 am IST Kanpur: BJP leader Suresh Awasthi on Monday threatened a circle officer in Kanpur saying he is on the BJP leader’s “hit list,” as …
  • You're on my hit list: BJP leader threatens Kanpur Circle Officer 29 Apr 2019 23:27 [India], Apr 30 (ANI): BJP leader Suresh Awasthi on Monday threatened a circle officer in Kanpur saying he is on the BJP leader's "hit list," as polling was underway in the city. In a video of the incident that has now gone viral, Awasthi can …
  • 64 percent turnout in fourth phase, violence in West Bengal 29 Apr 2019 21:39 New Delhi, Apr 29 (PTI) Incidents of violence in West Bengal and EVM glitches in some areas were reported as 64 percent turnout was recorded on April 29 in 72 constituencies across nine states in the fourth phase of Lok Sabha elections. In the heartland …
  • Indian elections live:... 29 Apr 2019 19:47 The last phase of voting is on May 19, with results released four days later. Police broke up clashes between rival groups of voters in a key eastern state on Monday as some of India's richest families and Bollywood stars also cast their ballots in …
  • 57.8% votes polled in 13 Lok Sabha seats in UP 29 Apr 2019 16:29 Lucknow, April 29 (IANS) The average polling percentage on 13 seats that went to the polls in the fourth phase of elections in Uttar Pradesh was 57.8 mainly due to blistering heat. According to the chief electoral officer, the highest percentage of votes …
  • Politicians cross swords over Modi's caste 29 Apr 2019 15:07 (MENAFN - Asia Times) From Prime Minister Narendra Modi to the heads of national and regional opposition parties, caste seems to be at the center of heated political exchanges between Indian leaders as the country enters the fourth phase of the general …
  • Indian elections live: Estimated voter turnout is ... 29 Apr 2019 12:01 The last phase of voting is on May 19, with results released four days later. Police broke up clashes between rival groups of voters in a key eastern state on Monday as some of India's richest families and Bollywood stars also cast their ballots in …
  • 43.91% voting recorded in UP (Fourth Lead) (3 p.m.) 29 Apr 2019 12:00 Lucknow, April 29 (IANS) Braving the afternoon heat, people came out enthusiastically to vote in 13 constituencies of Uttar Pradesh which went to polls on Monday in the fourth phase, with a 43.91 per cent turnout being recorded till 3 p.m., officials said. …
  • Indian elections live: Fourth phase of polling underway 29 Apr 2019 09:49 The last phase of voting is on May 19, with results released four days later. Police broke up clashes between rival groups of voters in a key eastern state on Monday as some of India's richest families and Bollywood stars also cast their ballots in …
  • Voting picks pace in UP, 21% polling recorded (2nd Lead) (11 a.m.) 29 Apr 2019 07:53 Lucknow, April 29 (IANS) Voting in Uttar Pradesh picked up pace as 21.18 per cent voting was recorded in the first four hours of polling for the 13 Lok Sabha seats on Monday till 11 a.m., officials said. Shahjahanpur recorded 21.66 per cent voter turnout, …
  • 10% voting recorded in Uttar Pradesh (10 a.m.) 29 Apr 2019 06:51 Lucknow, April 29 (IANS) Uttar Pradesh recorded around 10.36 per cent voting in the first three hours of polling for the 13 Lok Sabha seats on Monday till 10 a.m., officials said. Shahjahanpur recorded 11.14 per cent voter turnout, Farukhabad 11.42 per …
  • Voting On 72 Seats Today, NDA Took Home 56 Last Time: 5-Point Guide 29 Apr 2019 06:45 State Voting Constituencies MAHARASHTRA 17/48 Nandurbar, Dhule, Dindori, Nashik, Palghar, Bhiwandi, Kalyan, Thane, Mumbai North, Mumbai North-West, Mumbai North-East, Mumbai North-Central, Mumbai South-Central, Mumbai South, Maval, Shirur, Shirdi UTTAR …
  • EVM malfunctioning galore in Uttar Pradesh 29 Apr 2019 06:38 Category: India, News Posted by Younus Published: Apr 29, 2019, 10:58 am IST Updated: Apr 29, 2019, 10:58 am IST Lucknow: EVM malfunction was reported from a number of constituencies as polling began for the fourth phase of elections in Uttar Pradesh for …
  • Adityanath, Akhilesh urge people to vote 29 Apr 2019 04:34 Category: India, News Posted by Neha Published: Apr 29, 2019, 9:30 am IST Updated: Apr 29, 2019, 9:43 am IST Lucknow: As voting began across 13 Lok Sabha constituencies in Uttar Pradesh, Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath and Samajwadi Party chief Akhilesh …
  • LS Polls Live: Break voting records, tweets PM 29 Apr 2019 04:07 There have been clashes in some parts of Asansol in West Bengal, with reports saying BJP MP Babul Supriyo's car has been vandalised. !1 New UpdateClick here for latest updates #WATCH Clash between TMC workers and security personnel at polling booth …
  • Adityanath urges people to vote in LS polls 29 Apr 2019 03:42 Lucknow, April 29 (IANS) As voting began across 13 Lok Sabha constituencies in Uttar Pradesh, Chief MInister Yogi Adityanatah on Monday urged the people to cast their ballots for a prosperous and powerful India. “For a prosperous and powerful India, for a …
  • Voting begins for 13 LS seats in UP fourth phase 29 Apr 2019 03:42 Lucknow, April 29 (IANS) As the election juggernaut entered the Bundelkhand and central region of Uttar Pradesh, the politically sensitive state on Monday saw Kanpur, Shahjahanpur, Lakhimpur Kheri, Hardoi, Mishrikh, Unnao, Farrukhabad, Etawah, Kannauj, …
  • 72 constituencies in 9 States go to polls in 4th phase today 29 Apr 2019 03:27 New Delhi: Polling for the fourth phase of the Lok Sabha polls began on Monday in 71 Lok Sabha constituencies spread across nine states.Over 12.79 crore voters will decide the fate of 945 candidates today.Appealing voters to turn out in large numbers, …
  • LS polls: Fourth phase of polling begins in 71 seats across 9 states 29 Apr 2019 02:22 New Delhi: Polling for the fourth phase of the Lok Sabha polls began on Monday in 71 Lok Sabha constituencies spread across nine states. Over 12.79 crore voters will decide the fate of 945 candidates today. Appealing voters to turn out in large numbers, …
  • Fourth phase of voting on Monday: Over 12.79 crore voters, 945 candidates, 71 LS seats in 9 states 28 Apr 2019 17:56 [India], Apr 28 (ANI): Over 12.79 crore voters will decide the fate of 945 candidates on 71 Lok Sabha seats spread across nine states during the fourth phase of the ongoing Lok Sabha polls on Monday.As per the election schedule, five seats in Bihar, one in …
  • 13 parliamentary constituencies to vote in fourth phase in UP 28 Apr 2019 11:24 Thirteen constituencies of politically crucial Uttar Pradesh will vote Monday in the fourth phase of Lok Sabha election in which 2.38 crore people will exercise their franchise. The seats which will go to polls are Shahjahanpur (SC), Kheri, Hardoi (SC), …
  • In this Jhansi village, residents demand construction of water tank, canal 28 Apr 2019 04:42 [India], Apr 28 (ANI): It is well known that Bundelkhand, a region between Uttar Pradesh and Madhya Pradesh, is suffering from a perennial water crisis from last many years. The water woes that have gripped the region for such a long period of time have …
  • Campaigning ends for fourth phase of LS polls in UP 27 Apr 2019 13:49 Lucknow, April 27 (IANS) Campaigning ended on Saturday for 13 Lok Sabha seats going to polls in the fourth phase of voting in Uttar Pradesh on April 29. The 13 seats are Kannauj, Shahjahanpur, Lakhimpur, Hardoi, Misrikh, Unnao, Farukkhabad, Etawah, Kanpur, …
  • BJP faces tough MGB challenge in 7 out of 13 seats in phase-IV in UP 27 Apr 2019 08:10 New Delhi, April 27 (IANS) Out of the 13 phase-IV seats in Uttar Pradesh going to the polls on April 29, the Bharatiya Janata Party faces tough challenge from the Samajwadi Party- Bahujan Samajwadi Party (BSP) grand alliance or ‘mahagathbandhan'(MGB) …
  • PM Narendra Modi not from backward class by birth: BSP chief Mayawati 27 Apr 2019 04:12 Jalaun (Uttar Pradesh): BSP chief Mayawati on Friday launched a scathing attack on Prime Minister Narendra Modi saying that he does not belong to the backward class by birth. “Prime Minister Narendra Modi still says he is from the weaker section of the …
  • Choose 'Jai Bhim' followers over those chanting 'NaMo' this election: Mayawati 26 Apr 2019 11:42 Jalaun: BSP president Mayawati Friday said people are going to bid goodbye to those chanting 'NaMo, NaMo' and choose the ones who follow 'Jai Bhim' in this Lok Sabha election. Addressing a rally here, the former chief minister said, " …
  • Priyanka Gandhi woos Bundelkhand, holds 2 rallies in 2 days 25 Apr 2019 22:16 Jhansi (UP): Seeking to woo voters ahead of the April 29 polling for the three out of four Lok Sabha seats in Bundelkhand of Uttar Pradesh, Congress leader Priyanka Gandhi Vadra Thursday held a roadshow here, the second in two days in the region. On the …
  • Spotlight on personalities in UP’s fourth phase 24 Apr 2019 13:19 Lucknow, April 24 (IANS) The fourth phase of elections in Uttar Pradesh will focus more on political personalities than on parties in the 13 Lok Sabha seats where polling will be held on April 29. The 13 seats are Kannauj, Shahjahanpur, Lakhimpur, Hardoi, …
  • Priyanka to begin 3-day eastern UP tour on April 24 23 Apr 2019 12:30 New Delhi, April 23 (IANS) Priyanka Gandhi Vadra, Congress in-charge for eastern UP, will embark on the second leg of her campaign from Wednesday with a three-day tour of Fatehpur, Mahoba, Hamirpur, Jhansi, Orai, Jalaun and Barabanki constituencies. “This …
  • Terrorism grew when Congress was in power: Rajnath Singh 20 Apr 2019 17:07 Claiming that the economy of the country has improved under the Modi government, he said by 2030, India will be a world leader. Jalaun: Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh Saturday attacked the Congress, saying terrorism grew when the party was in power …
  • Lakeshore 17, Karr 0 (three innings): Titans’ offensive explosion can’t be stopped 16 Apr 2019 01:01 Lakeshore 17, Karr 0 (three innings) At Lakeshore, Class 4A first round playoff game Records: Lakeshore (16-7); (8-8) PLAYER OF THE GAME Lakeshore pitcher Cara Rankin Rankin pitched three scoreless innings without surrendering a hit, and she also crossed …
  • 80-plus voters outnumber first-timers in Uttar Pradesh 06 Apr 2019 06:14 LUCKNOW: India is getting younger, but most populous state of Uttar Pradesh is ageing, the Election Commission data on the age of voters from parliamentary constituencies of the state shows. There are more voters in UP aged 80 years and above than those …
  • People’s manifesto of expectations from Chambal 04 Apr 2019 09:43 LUCKNOW: Diffusing the echo of rebellion that ruled the ravines of Chambal for centuries, a peoples’ group in the badland has come up with a manifesto of their expectations from politicians in the election season. Manifesto released by bandit-turned- …
  • EC issues notification for phase 4 of Lok Sabha elections to be held on April 29 02 Apr 2019 09:54 Uttar Pradesh, Bihar and West Bengal will head for voting in all the seven phases of the general elections. New Delhi: The Election Commission on Tuesday issued notification for phase four of Lok Sabha elections to be held on April 29 in which 71 seats …
  • Notification for phase 4 of Lok Sabha polls to be held on April 29 issued 02 Apr 2019 08:56 NEW DELHI: The Election Commission Tuesday issued notification for phase four of Lok Sabha elections to be held on April 29 in which 71 seats across nine states will go to polls. Uttar Pradesh, Bihar and West Bengal will head for voting in all the seven …
  • Adani Gas Ltd receives two geographical areas in 10th CGD bidding round 02 Apr 2019 08:37 Adani Gas Limited participated in 10th CGD Bidding Round issued by PNGRB and has received authorization letters for below mentioned two Geographical Areas (GAs): (1) For development of City Gas Distribution Network in the Geographical Area of Jhansi ( …
  • BSP releases second list of candidates for UP 01 Apr 2019 12:27 Lucknow: The BSP on Monday announced its second list of six candidates for Lok Sabha Polls in Uttar Pradesh. While Amar Chandra Jauhar has been given ticket from Shahjahanpur (SC), Nilu Satyarthi will be party candidate from Mishrikh (SC), a party …
  • BSP, BJP release list for upcoming polls 01 Apr 2019 10:50 With elections round the corner, Bahujan Samajwadi Party on Monday released second list of 6 candidates for the upcoming polls. The party has fielded Nisha Sachan from Akbarpur, Amar Chandra Johar from Shahjahanpur and Manoj Aggarwal from Farooqabad. …
  • Lok Sabha elections 2019: Two women candidates named as BSP announces second list 01 Apr 2019 08:26 By IANS LUCKNOW: The Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) on Monday released its second list of candidates for the upcoming Lok Sabha polls, which included a woman candidate each from Mishrikh and Akbarpur. Neelu Satyarthi has been fielded from Mishrikh, a reserved …
  • 2 women candidates named as BSP announces 2nd list 01 Apr 2019 07:39 Lucknow, April 1 (IANS) The Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) on Monday released its second list of candidates for the upcoming Lok Sabha polls, which included a woman candidate each from Mishrikh and Akbarpur. Neelu Satyarthi has been fielded from Mishrikh, a …
  • 8 killed, 29 injured as bus rams truck on Yamuna Expressway 30 Mar 2019 11:56 Eight passengers were killed and 29 others sustained injuries after a privately operated bus rammed into a moving truck on the Yamuna Expressway in Greater Noida on Friday morning. The police said that the truck driver and the helper managed to flee after …
  • Yamuna e-way accident: minor sisters await news on parents 30 Mar 2019 11:56 At a ward in Jewar’s Kailash Hospital, three minor sisters wait for their mother whom they have not seen ever since the bus they were travelling on met with an accident on the Yamuna Expressway on Friday morning. Their father was injured in the accident …
  • 8 die in Noida e-way bus mishap 30 Mar 2019 11:01 The bus was en route to Delhi from U.P’s Jalaun district when the incident occurred at 5 am under Rabupura police station limits, said the police. GREATER NOIDA: In a tragic incident, eight people were killed on Friday morning when a privately operated bus …
  • Delhi-NCR: 8 dead, 30 injured as bus rams into truck on Yamuna Expressway 30 Mar 2019 09:26 The mangled remains of the bus. The truck driver is absconding. (Express photo: Abhinav Saha) Eight people were killed and 30 injured after a double-decker sleeper bus they were travelling in rammed a truck on Yamuna Expressway in the early hours of Friday …
  • Yamuna Expressway accident: Skid marks indicate brakes did little to halt bus in time 30 Mar 2019 09:26 The mangled remains of the bus. (Express photo: Abhinav Saha) Mahesh (32) had been a driver for the last 18 years, and was no stranger to big vehicles such as trucks and buses. A god-fearing man, he would say a small prayer each time he took the wheel. On …
  • 8 killed, 30 injured in road accident in UP’s Greater Noida 29 Mar 2019 13:12 Noida/Lucknow, March 29 (PTI) Eight passengers, including a minor and two women, were killed and 30 injured when a privately-operated bus rammed into a tanker on the Yamuna Expressway in Greater Noida on Friday morning, officials said. The bus was en …
  • 8 killed, 30 injured in road accident in Noida 29 Mar 2019 09:53 Eight passengers, including a minor and two women, were killed and 30 injured when a privately-operated bus rammed into a tanker on the Yamuna Expressway in Greater Noida on Friday morning, officials said. The bus was en route Delhi from Uttar Pradesh' …
  • Joshi among 8 denied BJP ticket, seats of Maneka, Varun swapped 26 Mar 2019 17:30 New Delhi, March 26 (IANS) Days after denying tickets to party veterans L.K. Advani and Shanta Kumar, the BJP on Tuesday kept out Murli Manohar Joshi from the list of candidates and instead fielded Uttar Pradesh Minister Satyadev Pachauri from Kanpur won …
  • Check out when your constituency votes 22 Mar 2019 05:43 The Lok Sabha election will be held in 7 phases, beginning on April 11, 2019 and ending on May 19, 2019.On March 10, 2019, the Election Commission of India announced the poll schedule for the Lok Sabha elections.The votes will be counted on May 23, 2019. …
  • Congress tries to weaken Mayawati’s hold on Dalits 15 Mar 2019 09:55 (This article was originally published by The Economic Times on 15/03/2019.) New Delhi:With BSP supremo Mayawati ruling out any alliance with Congress in any state, the latter has become aggressive in targeting BSP’s voter base. Mayawati had made …
  • Amethi, Rae Bareli to go to polls on May 6, Varanasi on May 19 10 Mar 2019 18:23 Category: India Posted by Shameen Published: Mar 10, 2019, 11:39 pm IST Updated: Mar 10, 2019, 11:39 pm IST Lucknow: Elections for the high-profile Amethi and Rae Bareli parliamentary constituencies in UP, represented by Congress President Rahul Gandhi and …
  • Priyanka Gandhi Vadra to meet party workers in Lucknow on Saturday 08 Mar 2019 17:50 [India], Mar 8 (ANI): Congress leader Priyanka Gandhi Vadra will meet the party workers from Rae Bareli, Amethi, Sultanpur, and other constituencies in Lucknow on Saturday, her second visit to the city after she was appointed general secretary in-charge of …
  • Sonia, Rahul in Cong’s 1st list, but not Priyanka 08 Mar 2019 06:00 NEW DELHI: Setting to rest speculation whether she will contest, Congress leader Sonia Gandhi will seek re-election from her traditional family bastion of Rae Bareli while son and party president Rahul Gandhi will run from Amethi in Uttar Pradesh. Congress …
  • Sonia Gandhi, Rahul in Congress' 1st list of 15, but not Priyanka 08 Mar 2019 05:49 NEW DELHI: Setting to rest speculation whether she will contest, Congress leader Sonia Gandhi will seek re-election from her traditional family bastion of Rae Bareli while son and party president Rahul Gandhi will run from Amethi in Uttar Pradesh. Congress …
  • Sonia, Rahul Gandhi in first Congress list, candidate against Akhilesh kin 08 Mar 2019 04:31 Congress president Rahul Gandhi and Sonia Gandhi. (Express photo by Renuka Puri) Ending speculation about Sonia Gandhi’s retirement from politics, the Congress on Thursday announced that she would contest from Rae Bareli, while party chief Rahul Gandhi …
  • In Cong first list, Sonia to contest from Rae Bareli, Rahul from Amethi 08 Mar 2019 04:04 New Delhi: The Congress on Thursday released list of 11 candidates, including Rahul Gandhi and Sonia Gandhi in its first list for upcoming 2019 General Elections. The list names 11 candidates in Uttar Pradesh and four in Gujarat. Rahul and his mother Sonia …
  • Congress first list 08 Mar 2019 02:20 NEW DELHI: Setting to rest speculation whether she will contest, Congress leader Sonia Gandhi will seek re-election from her traditional family bastion of Rae Bareli while son and party president Rahul Gandhi will run from Amethi in Uttar Pradesh. Congress …
  • Cong declares 1st list of 15 candidates for LS polls; Sonia from Raebareli, Rahul from Amethi 08 Mar 2019 01:54 New Delhi, Mar 7 (PTI) The Congress Thursday released its first list of 15 candidates for the Lok Sabha elections, fielding UPA chairperson Sonia Gandhi from Raebareli and party president Rahul Gandhi from Amethi. The list, finalized at a meeting of the …
  • Congress releases first list for 2019 LS elections: Sonia Gandhi to contest from Rae Bareli, Rahul from Amethi 07 Mar 2019 23:48 UPA chairperson Sonia Gandhi (left) and Congress President Rahul Gandhi.Reuters The Congress on Thursday, March 6, released its first list of 15 candidates for the upcoming 2019 Lok Sabha elections, with party chief Rahul Gandhi contesting his bastion …
  • LS polls: Rahul, Sonia in Cong's first list 07 Mar 2019 21:45 NEW DELHI: Setting to rest speculation whether she will contest, Congress leader Sonia Gandhi will seek re-election from her traditional family bastion of Rae Bareli while son and party president Rahul Gandhi will run from Amethi in Uttar Pradesh. Congress …
  • Sonia, Rahul in first Congress list, candidate against Akhilesh kin 07 Mar 2019 21:35 Congress president Rahul Gandhi and Sonia Gandhi. (Express photo by Renuka Puri) ENDING speculation about Sonia Gandhi’s retirement from politics, the Congress on Thursday announced that she would contest from Rae Bareli, while party chief Rahul Gandhi …
  • Congress 07 Mar 2019 21:15 Sonia Gandhi and Rahul Gandhi figured in the first list of 15 Lok Sabha candidates from UP and Gujarat that the AICC announced on Thursday evening. With Sonia Gandhi entering the fray from Raebareli once again, the wide-spread speculation about she …
  • Sonia Gandhi, Rahul in Cong’s 1st list of 15, but not Priyanka 07 Mar 2019 21:07 NEW DELHI: Setting to rest speculation whether she will contest, Congress leader Sonia Gandhi will seek re-election from her traditional family bastion of Rae Bareli while son and party president Rahul Gandhi will run from Amethi in Uttar Pradesh. Congress …
  • Rahul to contest from Amethi, Sonia from Rae Bareli 07 Mar 2019 21:07 India’s main opposition Congress party president Sonia Gandhi addresses her supporters before what the party calls “Save Democracy” march to parliament in New Delhi, India, May 6, 2016. REUTERS/Altaf Hussain/Files New Delhi, March 7 (IANS) Congress …
  • Sonia, Rahul to contest from UP bastions 07 Mar 2019 20:02 Sonia Gandhi and Rahul Gandhi figured in the first list of 15 Lok Sabha candidates from UP and Gujarat that the AICC announced on Thursday evening. With Sonia Gandhi entering the fray from Raebareli once again, the wide-spread speculation about she …
  • LS polls: Cong's first list out, Sonia to contest from Rae Bareli, Rahul from Amethi 07 Mar 2019 18:47 [India], Mar 7 (ANI): UPA chairperson Sonia Gandhi will contest the upcoming Lok Sabha polls from Rae Bareli while Congress president Rahul Gandhi will contest from Amethi, according to the first list of candidates released by the party on Thursday night. …
  • Sonia, Rahul in Cong's 1st list of 15 candidates for LS polls 07 Mar 2019 17:44 The Congress on Thursday released its first list of 15 candidates for the Lok Sabha elections, fielding United Progressive Alliance chairperson Sonia Gandhi from Raebareli and party president Rahul Gandhi from Amethi. The list, finalised at a meeting of …
  • BSP, SP see exodus amid seat trouble for ticket aspirants 05 Mar 2019 10:04 (This article was originally published by The Economic Times on 05/03/2019.) New Delhi: The Samajwadi Party and the Bahujan Samaj Party are facing an exodus of leaders who fear they would be denied tickets following the recent seat-sharing …
  • How UP used tech to reach the last child for MR vaccination drive 26 Feb 2019 07:58 MEERUT: Two-year-old Aarifa’s parents, residents of Bachcha Park here, were worried for a week. They wanted Aarifa to be given the measles-rubella (MR) vaccine but did not know where to go. The father, Mohd Abdul, was told by health department officials …
  • UP hits top gear to acquire land for Rs 14,700-cr Bundelkhand Expressway 22 Feb 2019 13:20 The Uttar Pradesh government has accelerated land acquisition process for the flagship Bundelkhand Expressway, which is estimated to cost Rs 14,716 crore. So far, the state has acquired 1,011 hectares, or 27 per cent of the required 3,642 hectares across …
  • SP-BSP alliance announces seat division for LS polls 21 Feb 2019 12:09 Lucknow, Feb 21 (IANS) Over a month after announcing an alliance for the upcoming Lok Sabha polls, the Samajwadi Party (SP) and the Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) announced the allocation of seats to each partner on Thursday. In a statement, the leaders of the …
  • Can't make mockery of medical education: SC 19 Feb 2019 00:13 NEW DELHI: Sending a stern message that quality of medical education must be maintained in state-run colleges, the Supreme Court on Monday directed the states of Bihar, UP and Jharkhand to remove deficiencies in their colleges and threatened to direct …
  • 'Rukawat ke liye khed hai': United opposition slams Yogi govt for 'blocking' Akhilesh's Allahabad visit 18 Feb 2019 10:57 'Rukawat ke liye khed hai': United opposition slams Yogi govt for 'blocking' Akhilesh's Prayagraj visit Tables have turned and democracy is under fresh threat. The anti-BJP parties once again came together in unison on Tuesday to slam …
  • Akhilesh stopped at airport, SP workers clash with police 12 Feb 2019 18:36 Samajwadi Party workers clashed with police in several parts of Uttar Pradesh on Tuesday after the state government clipped the wings of their president Akhilesh Yadav, preventing him from flying to Allahabad on the grounds of law and order. Photograph: @ …
  • Akhilesh Yadav stopped at airport; Police clash with SP workers 12 Feb 2019 13:25 Samajwadi Party president Akhilesh Yadav on Tuesday claimed he was stopped at Chaudhary Charan Singh International Airport in Lucknow in a bid to prevent him from visiting Prayagraj to attend an oath-taking ceremony at Allahabad University. All photographs …
  • Jalaun tense after recovery of cattle carcasses 08 Dec 2018 14:50
  • UP: Cattle carcasses found in Jalaun district, police rule out cow slaughtering 08 Dec 2018 14:04 A total of seven cow and calf carcasses were found (Representational/Express Photo) Carcasses of cattle that died in a nearby cow shelter were recovered in Uttar Pradesh’s Jalaun district, police said Saturday. Jalaun Superintendent of Police Arvind …
  • Live Breaking News: Several vehicles catch fire after an explosion in a transformer near bus stand in UP's Jalaun 07 May 2018 09:51 IndiaTV 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: 03:19 pm: PM calls himself a 'chowkidar'. …
  • 8 donkeys, ‘jailed’ for destroying plants in UP’s Jalaun district, walk free 30 Nov 2017 03:07 Lucknow: Eight donkeys, detained by Orai jail authorities for damaging plants and causing injury to children near prison premises, were released to their owners in Uttar Pradesh’s Jalaun district on November 27. Authorities said the donkeys grazed on …
  • Bizarre! Donkeys jailed for destroying saplings in UP’s Jalaun district, set free 28 Nov 2017 09:32 — By PTI | Nov 28, 2017 11:33 am Jalaun: Believe it or not, two horses and two donkeys were rounded up and kept in the district jail here for almost three days for allegedly damaging saplings in the prison premises. Jail superintendent Tulsi Ram Sharma …
  • Jalaun cops nab chain-snatchers, rewarded for quick response 26 Jul 2017 00:54
  • Jalaun gang-rape: Women activists call for highway safety, stricter laws 08 May 2017 02:44 [India], May 8 (ANI): Throwing light on the law and order situation in Uttar Pradesh, the women activists on Monday expressed serious concern over the Jalaun gang-rape incident and demanded stringent punishment against the accused. Women activist Brinda …
  • UP: Woman allegedly gangraped, looted on highway near Jalaun 07 May 2017 15:30 [India], May 7 (ANI): In yet another shocking case of sexual violence, a woman was allegedly gangraped and looted by eight unknown men while her husband was brutally beaten up and tied up in a deserted location near a highway. The incident came to light on …
  • Woman gang-raped, looted on a highway in Jalaun 06 May 2017 20:25 Image for representational purpose | PTI LUCKNOW: A middle-aged woman, travelling with her husband from Jaipur to Jalaun, was brutally gang-raped and looted by eight people on the night of May 4 in Jalaun. Reports said the victim, a resident of Gohan in …
  • Caste, not development, decides vote swings in Jalaun 21 Feb 2017 19:57 JALAUN: This district with three Assembly constituencies— Kalpi, Orai and Madhaugarh—is one of the most backward in the Bundelkhand region of Uttar Pradesh yet the people here are guided more by caste considerations than the abilities of the candidate …
  • Uttar Pradesh Assembly elections 2017 live: Modiji makes promises, never fulfills, says Rahul Gandhi in Jalaun 19 Feb 2017 14:07 Congress Vice-President Rahul Gandhi address at Rath city in Hamirpur district of Uttar Pradesh. Congress vice-president Rahul Gandhi will be addressing a series of rallies in Uttar Pradesh on Sunday to woo the electorate ahead of phase four of the state …
  • Illegal arms racket busted in Jalaun 12 Jan 2017 13:39 , [India], Jan. 12 (ANI): Police in Orai in Uttar Pradesh's Jalaun district, busted an illegal arms racket on Thursday. Three persons were arrested. Police officials said they had seized one rifle and 12 pistols as well. The arrested used to make these …
  • UP: Dust storm likely to hit today, cloudy Monday predicted 13 May 2019 12:08 [India], May 13 (ANI): Thunderstorm and lightning accompanied with light rain and dust storm are very likely to occur during the next three hours today in Uttar Pradesh at Lalitpur, Jhansi, Hamirpur, Etah, Kasganj, Kanpur Dehat districts and adjoining …
  • People, health workers lack awareness of lupus 12 May 2019 06:47 Due to lack of awareness about the disease many people lupus patients visit hospital very late. Lupus is a systemic autoimmune disease that occurs when the body’s immune system attacks its own tissues and organs, thehimalayantimes.com wrote. Inflammation …
  • Lok Sabha polls 2019: Why Bundelkhand is set for a thriller 04 May 2019 05:19 Sandeep Nagayach, owner of Mahoba’s Ekta Palace Hotel on Ram Katha Marg, spent the last month campaigning tirelessly for BJP till elections were held on April 29. But it has been difficult, he says, to garner support for sitting MP Kunwer Pushpendra …
  • Nepal: First bird flu death in the country exposes passive surveillance and poor preparedness 03 May 2019 01:32 The 21-year-old’s case is the first H5N1 human infection in the world since February 2017 - ARJUN POUDEL & ARPAN SHRESTHA, Kathmandu The H5N1 bird flu virus that has been confirmed as the first cause of death in Nepal, 10 years after it was first …
  • Bangladesh: Nine projects totaling $2.9 million committed in March 02 May 2019 17:33 Includes different kinds of nutritional support and assistance in Bangladesh, Nepal and Haiti Over 67,000 people in eight countries will benefit from nine projects totaling $2.9 million committed by Canadian Foodgrains Bank in March. The projects are being …
  • 57.8% votes polled in 13 Lok Sabha seats in UP 29 Apr 2019 16:29 Lucknow, April 29 (IANS) The average polling percentage on 13 seats that went to the polls in the fourth phase of elections in Uttar Pradesh was 57.8 mainly due to blistering heat. According to the chief electoral officer, the highest percentage of votes …
  • EVM malfunctioning galore in Uttar Pradesh 29 Apr 2019 06:38 Category: India, News Posted by Younus Published: Apr 29, 2019, 10:58 am IST Updated: Apr 29, 2019, 10:58 am IST Lucknow: EVM malfunction was reported from a number of constituencies as polling began for the fourth phase of elections in Uttar Pradesh for …
  • Battling water woes of worst kind, five Uttar Pradesh villages boycott elections  28 Apr 2019 15:38 By PTI LALITPUR: Facing acute water shortage throughout the year owing to government apathy, voters of five villages in the Jhansi-Lalitpur constituency of Uttar Pradesh have threatened to boycott elections on April 29. Villagers complain that the …
  • Battling water woes of worst kind, 5 UP villages boycott elections 28 Apr 2019 15:01 Facing acute water shortage throughout the year owing to government apathy, voters of five villages in the Jhansi-Lalitpur constituency of Uttar Pradesh have threatened to boycott elections on April 29. Villagers complain that the administration has failed …
  • Tourn International Buys Majority Stake In Gravel Sweden 24 Apr 2019 07:41 April 24 (Reuters) - Valmet Oyj ::VALMET TO SUPPLY A CONTAINERBOARD MAKING LINE WITH AN EXTENSIVE SCOPE FOR PAPIERFABRIK PALM IN GERMANY.START-UP IS SCHEDULED FOR 2021..VALUE OF ORDER WILL NOT BE DISCLOSED..TOTAL VALUE OF AN ORDER OF THIS TYPE AND SCOPE IS …
  • Opposition parties in UP believe in motto of self-fulfillment: Yogi Adityanath 23 Apr 2019 18:59 By PTI LALITPUR/MAHOBA/UNNAO: Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath Tuesday attacked opposition parties in the state, saying they believe in the motto of self-fulfillment. "With the power of your vote, hit the alliance and the Congress …
  • 'The harder you look the more you find': Nepal's hidden leprosy 22 Apr 2019 06:02 One summer’s morning Paniya Sardar noticed a strange mark on her leg. It was the size of her palm, light in colour and felt numb to touch. She had no idea what had caused it. The family took Paniya, then 14, to a private clinic near their home on the …
  • Delhi wakes up to drizzle and thunderstorm 16 Apr 2019 13:50 Image Source : HIMANSHU SHEKHAR/INDIA TV Park in Greater Noida, Uttar Pradesh The Delhi-NCR witnessed relief from the rising mercury as it received some rain on Tuesday morning.  On Sunday, the maximum temperature was 38.1 degrees Celsius, two notches …
  • UP: Rain, thunderstorm likely in the next one hour, says IMD 16 Apr 2019 04:42 [India], Apr 16 (ANI): Moderate thunderstorm and lightning accompanied by rain are likely to occur during the next one hour in, over select areas in Uttar Pradesh, the India Meteorological Department (IMD) confirmed on Tuesday. The IMD said Baghpat, Meerut …
  • Bajaj Energy files papers for Rs 5,450 crore IPO 09 Apr 2019 17:05 Mumbai: Bajaj Energy along with Lalitpur Power Generation Company, Tuesday filed for a initial public offering with the market regulator Sebi with a plan to raise Rs 5,450 crore through offer. The offer comprises fresh issue of share up to Rs 5,150 crore …
  • Power producers outstanding dues on discoms spike 20% to nearly Rs 41K crore in January 09 Apr 2019 14:26 Outstanding dues of power producers on electricity distribution utilities have increased by more than 20 per cent to Rs 40,804 crore in January 2019 compared to the year-ago month, adding to the woes of the stressed sector. According to PRAAPTI portal, …
  • Power producers outstanding dues on discoms spike 20% to nearly Rs 41K cr in Jan 09 Apr 2019 13:10 New Delhi, Apr 9 () Outstanding dues of power producers on electricity distribution utilities have increased by more than 20 per cent to Rs 40,804 crore in January 2019 compared to the year-ago month, adding to the woes of the stressed sector. According to …
  • Power producers outstanding dues on discoms spike 20% to nearly 09 Apr 2019 12:47 NEW DELHI: Outstanding dues of power producers on electricity distribution utilities have increased by more than 20% to ₹40,804 crore in January 2019 compared to the year-ago month, adding to the woes of the stressed sector. According to PRAAPTI portal, …
  • Bajaj Energy plans Rs 5,450-cr public issue, files papers 06 Apr 2019 04:12 Mumbai: Bajaj Energy, a thermal power generation company based in Uttar Pradesh, has filed its draft red herring prospectus (DRHP) with the capital market regulator Sebi on Friday to raise about Rs 5,450 crore. This would be the second biggest initial …
  • Denied car keys by father, drunk graduate kills self 05 Apr 2019 08:12 BHOPAL: A drunk man flew into a rage after his father refused to give him car keys for going out with friends, and shot himself in Awadhpuri on Wednesday night. Shailendra Singh Sonkhiya (27), a resident of F-2/B-Block Shivlok Phase 4 covered campus …
  • Winning start for Abahani 04 Apr 2019 03:41 Bangladesh Premier League champions Abahani got off to a winning start in the AFC Cup, withstanding huge pressure from Nepal A Division champions Manang Marshyangdi to register a single-goal win over the hosts at the ANFA Complex ground in Lalitpur …
  • Abahani off to winning start 03 Apr 2019 16:43 Abahani Limited got their AFC cup campaign off to a winning start, beating hosts Manang Marshyangdi Club 1-0 in their Group E opener at the ANFA Complex ground in Lalitpur, Nepal today. Masih Saighani scored the all-important goal in the 27th minute of the …
  • Beneficaries of SC quashing RBI’s bad loans circular 03 Apr 2019 11:39 New Delhi, April 3 (IANS) The Supreme Court decision to annul the Reserve Bank of India’s (RBI’s) February 12 circular of last year on resolving bad debts is set to benefit several stressed companies which were staring at insolvency proceedings. According …
  • Abahani eye winning start 02 Apr 2019 23:35 Abahani will look to make a winning start to the AFC Cup when they take on hosts Manang Marshyangdi Club in their Group E opener at the ANFA Complex ground in Lalitpur, Nepal today. The match is set to get underway at 3:15pm Bangladesh Standard Time. Six- …
  • Adani Gas Ltd receives two geographical areas in 10th CGD bidding round 02 Apr 2019 08:37 Adani Gas Limited participated in 10th CGD Bidding Round issued by PNGRB and has received authorization letters for below mentioned two Geographical Areas (GAs): (1) For development of City Gas Distribution Network in the Geographical Area of Jhansi ( …
  • Rs 3 trillion investment in pvt power plants at risk of turning into NPA 24 Mar 2019 10:16 Uttar Pradesh has the most outstanding dues of Rs 6,497 crore, followed by Maharashtra at Rs 6,179 crore. New Delhi: As much as Rs 3 trillion of investment in a dozen power plants of the private sector is at risk of turning into NPA as states buying power …
  • An academic lesson from our neighbours 24 Mar 2019 09:52 Nepal football has not reached a level where they can be considered a force to be reckoned with at the international level, but going by recent statistics the Himalayan nation has certainly surpassed Bangladesh football and the All Nepal Football …
  • Nepal government bans NCP for 'crime-oriented' approach 12 Mar 2019 19:58 [Nepal], Feb 12 (ANI): Nepal government on Tuesday banned the de-facto Maoist group Netra Bikram Chand-led Nepal Communist Party because of their "crime-oriented" approach.  “Cabinet meeting this evening made the decision to put a ban on the …
  • UP seeks review of SC order to evict tribals 01 Mar 2019 03:54 LUCKNOW: The Supreme Court direction to evict tribals and other traditional forest dwellers (OTFD) from forest lands would have affected almost 75,000 families in UP alone. Even as the court stayed the order on a plea by the Centre, the state government on …
  • 3 Killed, 1 Injured After SUV Overturns Near Madhya Pradesh Village 28 Feb 2019 16:41 Neemkhera, Madhya Pradesh: A case was registered over the incident (Representational) Tikamgarh, Madhya Pradesh: Three men were killed and another one severely injured on Thursday after the SUV in which they were traveling overturned near Neemkhera village …
  • Madhya Pradesh: 3 killed, one injured as SUV overturns 28 Feb 2019 13:48 Tikamgarh: Three men were killed and another one severely injured on Thursday after the SUV in which they were travelling overturned near Neemkhera village in Madhya Pradesh, police said. The deceased, all in their late twenties, were relatives, police …
  • Grapevine February 27, 2019: The Polish connection 27 Feb 2019 03:32 If we delve deep enough into history, we will probably discover that the overwhelming majority of Jews, regardless of their current affiliations, are descendant from the Jews who were expelled from Spain and Portugal. Going further back, we will find …
  • Afghanistan: ACLED Regional Overview – Asia (26 February 2019) 26 Feb 2019 19:16 Last week, organised violence remained static while demonstration events decreased slightly across the South and Southeast Asian regions. In South Asia, fighting between security forces and militants continued in Afghanistan and Pakistan, while the …
  • One dead, two injured in Kathmandu Valley bomb blast 24 Feb 2019 04:19 One dead, two injured in Kathmandu Valley bomb blast KATHMANDU: A man died and two were injured in a bomb attack outside a telecom company office in the Kathmandu Valley, Nepali police said Saturday. The explosion occurred on Friday outside the office of …
  • Explosions at a dozen telecom towers across Nepal, one killed 23 Feb 2019 19:42 Police said similar attacks took place in at least 11 more places, mostly near the NCELL telecommunication tower, around the same time, but no casualties was reported. (Representational image) A series of coordinated explosions targeting telecommunication …
  • Nepal: One dead, two injured in IED blast 23 Feb 2019 16:38 [Nepal], Feb 23 (ANI): One person died and two others were injured in an Improvised Explosive Devices (IED) blast that took place in Lalitpur district of Nepal. The deceased Singha Prasad Gurung was one among the three who were seriously injured in the …
  • One dead, two injured in Nepal bomb blast 23 Feb 2019 14:51 Kathmandu: A man died and two were injured in a bomb attack outside a telecom company office in the Kathmandu Valley, Nepali police said Saturday. The explosion occurred on Friday outside the office of private telecom company Ncell in Lalitpur district.  …
  • One dead, 2 injured in Nepal bomb blast 23 Feb 2019 14:17 A man has been killed and two injured in a bomb attack outside a telecom company office in the Kathmandu Valley, Nepali police say. The explosion occurred on Friday outside the office of private telecom company Ncell in Lalitpur district. Nepal has enjoyed …
  • Blast in Nepal's capital kills one, injures two 23 Feb 2019 10:12 By PTI KATHMANDU: A powerful explosion on the outskirts of Nepal's capital Kathmandu has killed at least one person and left two others injured, police said Saturday. The incident occurred outside the headquarters of Ncell, a telecommunications company …
  • Blast in Nepal's capital kills 1, injures 2 23 Feb 2019 09:25 KATHMANDU: A powerful explosion on the outskirts of Nepal's capital Kathmandu has killed at least one person and left two others injured, police said Saturday. The incident occurred outside the headquarters of Ncell, a telecommunications company mostly …
  • 'Nepalis can bag 500,000 jobs if they can outcompete foreigners' 20 Feb 2019 11:53 Feb 20, 2019 (Contify via COMTEX) -- Nepal faces a unique problem. On the one hand, agriculture and construction sectors are facing shortage of workers, while on the other hundreds of youths are leaving the country everyday seeking jobs citing lack of …
  • Don't expect miracle from me: Priyanka Gandhi 18 Feb 2019 18:42 NEW DELHI: Congress general secretary Priyanka Gandhi Vadra told party workers from Uttar Pradesh's Bundelkhand region that they should not expect a "miracle" from her and the party's performance depends on its booth-level organisation. …
  • Don’t expect miracle from me, strengthen party at booth level: Priyanka Gandhi to workers 18 Feb 2019 17:57 Gandhi also warned that anyone found indulging in anti-party activities would be shown the door. (File) Entrusted with the responsibility of reviving the Congress in the crucial state of Uttar Pradesh, Congress general secretary Priyanka Gandhi on Monday …
  • Don't expect miracle from me; build booth level organisation: Priyanka to Congress workers 18 Feb 2019 15:09 NEW DELHI: Congress general secretary Priyanka Gandhi Vadra told party workers from Uttar Pradesh's Bundelkhand region that they should not expect a "miracle" from her and the party's performance depends on its booth-level organisation. …
  • 28 IPS officers reshuffled in Uttar Pradesh 17 Feb 2019 18:44 [India], Feb 17 (ANI): Uttar Pradesh government on Sunday transferred 28 Indian Police Services (IPS) officers ahead of the coming Lok Sabha elections. Virendra Kumar Mishra has been made the Superintendent of Police, Ambedkar Nagar, from Meerut PAC, …
  • Rising discom dues may adversely affect power supplies: APP 17 Feb 2019 08:30 APP, in a memorandum to the government, sought Power Minister R K Singh's intervention to resolve the issue. New Delhi: Joining the chorus against power distribution utilities (discoms) delaying payment to electricity producers, the Association of …
  • Bidding norms under SHAKTI-II coal auction raise concern 13 Feb 2019 14:33 Earlier bidders in the SHAKTI auction were finding it difficult to meet their PPA obligations owing to shortfall in coal supply. The industry lobby has urged the Centre to review the guidelines and allow former participants as well. The second round of …
  • Nepal: Gorkha Earthquake: 18 Moderately Affected Districts 24 Jan 2019 19:09 The Gorkha Earthquake, which struck Nepal on 25 April 2015, caused widespread damage and loss of life across almost 50% of the country. The Post Disaster Needs Assessment (PDNA) identified 32 districts as earthquake affected, across five different …
  • Nepal: Kathmandu Valley Gets New Multipurpose Evacuation Centre 22 Jan 2019 11:57 Lalitpur Metropolitan City – Bungamati, in Lalitpur Metropolitan City (historically known as Patan) is to get a multipurpose evacuation centre as part of a Thai-funded International Organization for Migration (IOM) programme to build eight evacuation …
  • Power firms’ woes up as discom dues rise 20 Jan 2019 03:29 New Delhi: Amid stress in the power sector, woes of electricity generating firms have increased further as their outstanding dues on state distribution companies (discoms) rose to ₹ 39,498 crore in October 2018, up 24.7% from a year-ago levels, official …
  • Discoms’ outstanding dues to power generators rise 24% to ₹39,498 crore 13 Jan 2019 19:15 Outstandings of public sector thermal power companies amount to over 55% of the total dues of ₹39,498 crore on discoms. Photo: Mint New Delhi: Amid stress in the power sector, woes of electricity generating firms have increased further as their outstanding …
  • Uttar Pradesh officials miss Jan 10 deadline to relocate stray cattle 13 Jan 2019 12:55 LUCKNOW: Officials in Uttar Pradesh are yet to complete the relocation of stray cattle to shelter homes, even as the deadline set by chief minister Yogi Adityanath for shifting the bovines to proper facilities ended January 10. On January 3, the chief …
  • Discoms' outstanding dues to power generators rise 24% to Rs 39,498 cr 13 Jan 2019 07:03 New Delhi, Jan 13 () Amid stress in the power sector, woes of electricity generating firms have increased further as their outstanding dues on state distribution companies (discoms) rose to Rs 39,498 crore in October 2018, up 24.7 per cent from a year-ago …
  • 5 stories of good governance that hold out hope for India 31 Dec 2018 08:55 Bengaluru: In February 2018, IndiaSpend launched India Governance Report (IGR), a monthly newsletter that brings together stories of good governance and policy-making from across India. Over the course of 10 months, IGR has highlighted successful …
  • Tech to hold back time: the ever-evolving world of heritage conservation 18 Dec 2018 12:38 Who says you can’t look cool while giving a piece of history a longer lease of life? Museum and gallery visitors gaze at artefacts and rarely see work that goes on backstage. It’s a world where people and science come together to immortalise tangible …
  • Nepal: IOM, Nepali Local Government Partner to Build Multi-Purpose Evacuation Centre 18 Dec 2018 09:40 Kathmandu – IOM and Changu Narayan Municipality in Bhaktapur District in the Kathmandu Valley have begun work on a multi-purpose evacuation centre to accommodate displaced people in the event of a disaster. The initiative is part of an IOM project: People …
  • Tech to hold back time: the ever-evolving world of art conservation 17 Dec 2018 11:47 Who says you can’t look cool while giving a piece of history a longer lease of life? Museum and gallery visitors gaze at artefacts and rarely see work that goes on backstage. It’s a world where people and science come together to immortalise tangible …
  • Nepal: Changu Narayan to get disaster rescue centre 16 Dec 2018 06:04 The International Organiza-tion for Migration and Changu Narayan Municipality in Bhaktapur District have begun work on a multi-purpose evacuation centre to accommodate displaced people in the event of a disaster. This work is part of an IOM project ‘People …
  • Nepal: Orientation on resurvey of left out beneficiaries held 11 Dec 2018 02:50 Lalitpur, December 2: The National Reconstruction Authority (NRA) conducted an orientation program about the resurvey the NRA is going to conduct in near future to identify the missed out beneficiaries before. The district chiefs and focal persons from 16 …
  • Bulandshahr violence: Army jawan, accused of killing cop, denied bail 10 Dec 2018 13:18 Army jawan Jeetendra Malik was sent to judicial custody for 14 days on Sunday. (ANI) Army jawan Jeetendra Malik, who was arrested for his alleged involvement in the killing of police inspector Subodh Kumar Singh during the violence in Bulandshahr last week …
  • Bulandshahr police officer shunted out in latest govt move 10 Dec 2018 10:32 The move comes nearly a week after a mob murdered Station House Officer Subodh Kumar Singh in Bulandshahr following protests over allegations of cows being killed. Bulandshahr police officer shunted out in latest govt moveTHREE DAYS after he claimed that …
  • Bulandshahr violence: Additional SP Raees Akhtar transferred as part of police rejig 09 Dec 2018 15:52 Policemen inspect after several vehicles were set on fire by a mob during a protest over the alleged illegal slaughter of cattle, in Bulandshahr. (PTI) Another senior police officer was removed from Bulandshahr district on Sunday as part of the string of …
  • Bulandshahr violence: Army jawan, arrested for SHO’s murder, sent to 14-day judicial custody 09 Dec 2018 15:51 Army jawan Jeetendra Malik was sent to judicial custody for 14 days on Sunday. (ANI) Army jawan Jeetendra Malik, who was arrested for his alleged involvement in the killing of police inspector Subodh Kumar Singh in Bulandshahr earlier this week, was sent …
  • Bulandshahr: Armyman named in inspector’s killing held in J&K 09 Dec 2018 15:39 A senior UP police officer confirmed that Malik has been “handed over” and is expected to reach UP by Sunday. Army personnel Jeetendra Malik, who was allegedly involved in the killing of police inspector Subodh Kumar Singh in Bulandshahr earlier this week, …
  • 3 cops shunted out for Bulandshahr lapses 08 Dec 2018 20:48 MEERUT: Five days after a police inspector and a youth were shot dead during mob violence following alleged cow slaughter in Bulandshahr, the UP government shifted three police officers, including senior superintendent of police Krishna Bahadur Singh. The …
  • Bulandshahr top cop removed for 'negligence in handling situation' 08 Dec 2018 13:05 Lucknow: Six days after police officer Subodh Kumar Singh and a local youth were killed in mob violence over cow carcasses in Uttar Pradesh's Bulandshahr, the top officer in the district has been transferred. Senior Superintendent of Police (SSP) …
  • Three cops transferred in connection with Bulandshahr violence 08 Dec 2018 08:25 [India], Dec 8 (ANI): Bulandshahr Senior Superintendent of Police (SSP) Krishna Bahadur Singh and two other police officials have been transferred in connection with the mob violence in Uttar Pradesh's Bulandshahr district in which two people including …
  • Bulandshahr top cop, among 3 removed for 'negligence in handling situation' 08 Dec 2018 08:24 Senior Superintendent of Police (SSP) Krishna Bahadur Singh has been transferred and replaced by SP of Sitapur. Lucknow: Six days after police officer Subodh Kumar Singh and a local youth were killed in mob violence over cow carcasses in Uttar Pradesh' …
  • Days after Bulandshahr violence, UP govt transfers top cop 08 Dec 2018 07:02 At a police station that was partially damaged during the protests on Monday. (Reuters Photo/Adnan Abidi/File) Days after an Inspector was killed in violence that broke out in Bulandshahr over allegations of cows slaughter, the Uttar Pradesh …
  • Nepal: first came the earthquake, then came the debt 05 Dec 2018 07:49 Ratna Awale counts herself lucky. She and her husband, Prem, and their two sons survived the devastating 7.8-magnitude earthquake in Nepal on 25 April 2015 that killed almost 9,000 people. But her narrow four-storey home in Patan, a sprawling, historical …
  • After Sushma, Uma Bharti not to contest 2019 polls 04 Dec 2018 14:51 Bhopal, December 4 (IANS) Close on the heels of Union Minister Sushma Swaraj announcing her decision not to contest the next Lok Sabha polls, Central Minister Uma Bharti on Tuesday said she too would not join the 2019 election fray.   Uma Bharti told the …
  • PM attends summit in Nepal 01 Dec 2018 09:21 Prime Minister Hun Sen on Thursday left Cambodia for a four-day official visit to Nepal to attend the Asia-Pacific Summit 2018 in Kathmandu, which began the same day. He will also hold “bilateral talks” with Nepalese leaders. The summit will primarily …
  • Topshop and Primark could be hiring children aged 14 in factories 28 Nov 2018 08:02 Two of Britain's biggest fashion retailers, Topshop and Primark, have policies that allow people as young as 14 to work in their supply chains. The child labour policies were put back in the spotlight on Tuesday when representatives from some of the …
  • UP govt transfers 29 IPS, 14 PPS officers 28 Nov 2018 00:31 [India], Nov 28 (ANI): The Uttar Pradesh government on Tuesday transferred 29 Indian Police Service (IPS) and 14 Provincial Police Service (PPS) officials of Gorakhpur, Jhansi and Deoria. Om Prakash Singh, who was earlier the Superintendent of Police (SP) …
  • UP government transfers 29 IPS, 14 PPS officials 27 Nov 2018 19:05 Lucknow, Nov 27 (IANS) The Uttar Pradesh government late on Tuesday rejigged the police department and transferred 29 Indian Police Service (IPS) and 14 Provincial Police officials, an official spokesman for the home department said. Om Prakash Singh, who …
  • UP ex-MLA campaigning for Congress candidate in Madhya Pradesh alleges threat to life 26 Nov 2018 21:14 By Express News Service BHOPAL: Pooran Singh Bundela, the former Congress MLA from Mehroni seat in Lalitpur district of Uttar Pradesh alleged on Monday that he could be killed in a fake encounter in UP at the behest of chief minister Yogi Adityanath for …
  • Relationship king 26 Nov 2018 16:24 Binod Chaudhary. Photo: Tawatchai Kemgumnerd Perhaps dreaming is in the blood of the Chaudhary family. They are never content with the status quo, and always ready to apply grit and ambition to do whatever it takes to fulfill their dreams. Originating from …
  • 9 of family killed in MP road accident 21 Nov 2018 10:09 Bhopal, Nov 21 (IANS) Nine members of a family were killed and four others injured in a collision between a truck and a SUV in Madhya Pradesh’s Sagar district on Wednesday morning, police said. The SUV, which was going on National Highway-26 from Lalitpur …
  • Disaster and Digital Fabrication: Implication of 2015 Earthquake in Nepal 21 Nov 2018 09:35 It’s more than a year since the first digital fabrication laboratory,  FabLab was launched in Thimphu in July 2017.  Even though the concept of digital fabrication is in its infancy,  FabLab Bhutan has already created few positive results including the …
  • Man smashes daughters’ heads in UP, sets them afire 13 Nov 2018 12:16 Lucknow, Nov 13 (IANS) In a heart wrenching incident, a man killed his three daughters by first smashing their heads with a hammer and then setting them on fire in Uttar Pradesh’s Lalitpur district, police said on Tuesday. Two girls died on the spot while …
  • UP, MP police officials meet to discuss security during Assembly polls 10 Nov 2018 11:12 Lucknow, Nov 10 (IANS) Uttar Pradesh Director General of Police (DGP) O.P. Singh on Saturday held a meeting with his Madhya Pradesh counterpart to discuss security arrangements to be made in the neighbouring state for the upcoming Assembly polls. Both the …
  • Power ministry for forward e-auction of stressed assets in NCLT 06 Nov 2018 02:51 NEW DELHI: The power ministry has asked the finance ministry to bid out stressed power assets in the insolvency court through a forward online auction. NTPC is eyeing about 10 GW of the nearly 30 GW of private power plants likely to move to the bankruptcy …
  • A project in Nepal is documenting and sharing testimonials from the 10-year armed conflict 02 Nov 2018 17:43 Ram Ratan Chaudhary of Banke had kept a piece of wood to make a plow. On 14 February 2001, the Maoists beat him with this piece of wood and made him disabled. Photo by Bikkil Sthapit. Used with permission. The Nepalese Civil War, known popularly as the …
  • Pakistan U-15 football team beats India 2-1 after Kaka wishes them luck 25 Oct 2018 11:22 by Staff Report , (Last Updated 9 seconds ago) BRAZIL: Pakistani football team beat neighbouring rival India in the opening match of SAFF U-15 championship after Brazil footballer Ricardo Kaka wished them ‘good luck’ for their endeavour. In his video …
  • Pakistan U15 team beats India 2-1 after Kaka's 'good luck' message 25 Oct 2018 09:29 PHOTO COURTESY: BESOCCER.COM/ EFE Pakistan is not a football powerhouse, period, but Brazil legend Ricardo Kaka doesn’t care much as he wished the national U15 team good luck for their SAFF championship outing. In a video message, Kaka can be seen  …
  • Farmers harvest rice in Lalitpur, Nepal 25 Oct 2018 02:27
  • Nepal aims to halve its petrol dependence by 2050 24 Oct 2018 03:31 Kathmandu, Oct 24 (IANS) Launching a fleet of battery-operated buses Nepal Prime Minister K.P. Sharma Oli has said that his country will reduce dependence on imported petroleum products by 50 per cent or even more by the year 2050. Developed by Chinese …
  • Why India should let go its MSP plan and adopt per-acre cash payments for farmers 22 Oct 2018 18:14 As has been pointed out by various economists in the past, the MSP plan is riddled with problems. Though it is early days yet, it is clear the government’s plan to woo farmers by promising them a minimum support price (MSP) that equals at least 1.5 times …
  • Rampal, 13 followers get life term again in second case 18 Oct 2018 00:34 HISAR: A Hisar court on Wednesday sentenced self-styled godman Rampal and his 13 aides to life imprisonment without remission in connection with a 2014 murder case. The judgment came six days after conviction in two cases of murder. On Tuesday, a local …
  • NTPC may bid for 8-9 stressed private power companies 17 Oct 2018 18:55 NEW DELHI: State-run NTPC, India’s biggest power producer, is gearing up to bid for 8,000-10,000 mw of stressed private power projects when they are moved to the bankruptcy court. The company has identified eight-nine power plants and has negotiated with …
  • Brass band play concert 17 Oct 2018 13:17 The performance by the Bold 'z Brass band takes place at St Jude's Church, in Tettenhall Road, Wolverhampton, on November 10. Mavis Littleford, who was awarded a British Empire Medal for services to charitable causes in 2013, has organised the …
  • Self-styled godman Rampal sentenced to life imprisonment in two murder cases by Hisar court 17 Oct 2018 12:03 Satguru Rampal Reuters File Self-styled godman Rampal was on Tuesday sentenced to life imprisonment by a Hisar court in connection with two murder cases. The two cases against Rampal and his followers were lodged at Barwala Police Station on November 19, …
  • Self-styled godman Rampal sentenced to life in murder case 16 Oct 2018 08:49 HISAR (HARYANA): Self-styled godman Rampal was Tuesday sentenced to life imprisonment by a court here in connection with two murder cases. The two cases against Rampal and his followers were lodged at Barwala Police Station on November 19, 2014. The first …
  • In a daring rescue operations, IAF saves 14 people in Lalitpur and Jhansi 03 Sep 2018 10:14
  • Improvised bomb found to be false alarm in Lalitpur, Nepal 15 Aug 2018 02:18
  • Lalitpur aces national, UP average with 71% breastfeeding 07 Apr 2018 07:45 LALITPUR: Until some few years ago, the first milk of every mother in Lalitpur was carefully collected in a small bowl and offered to God. A good number of families even poured the highly nutritious milk, rich in antibodies, over a kutcha patch of land in …
  • Lalitpur folks lead the way in water conservation 27 Feb 2017 04:48 Lalitpur, February 26 Even as the dry season sets in, residents of Chyasal in Lalitpur, unlike in many parts of the country, have no reason to worry about water shortage. The Rain Water Harvesting and Water Recharge project, which was launched by Urban …
  • Lalitpur man found dead 26 Feb 2017 06:29 KATHMANDU: An elderly man was found dead at Tahadhoka of Lalitpur Sub-Metropolitan City-20 of Lalitpur district on Saturday. The deceased has been identified as Ashok Giri (60) of Jawalakhel, police said. Police are investigating into the case. Follow The …
  • Theft reported in Lalitpur 06 Jan 2017 10:45 KATHMANDU: Property worth around Rs 387,000 was stolen from a rented room of Bhesh Raj Acharya at Ram Mandir, Tikathali, in Maha Laxmi Municipality-10 of Lalitpur district on Thursday. According to police, an unidentified gang had broken into the room of  …
  • Motorcycle hit kills pedestrian in Lalitpur 06 Jan 2017 09:30 KATHMANDU: A person died after being hit by a motorcycle in Karyabinayak Municipality-3 of Lalitpur district recently. The deceased has been identified as Atma Ram Chandra (53), a resident of Reliance Colony in Lalitpur district. Chandra was critically …