• Coronavirus lockdown: Kerala IAS officer with recent travel history, jumps quarantine, traced in UP 27 Mar 2020 10:17 Image Source : AP Coronavirus lockdown: Kerala IAS officer with recent travel history jumps quarantine, traced in UP In a clear case of making mockery of the rules, a junior IAS officer -- Anupam Mishra, who was asked to go in self-isolation in the wake of …
  • Kerala IAS Officer Allegedly Defies Home Quarantine, Travels To Kanpur 27 Mar 2020 07:39 Anupam Mishra is the sub-collector of Kollam district in Kerala. Thiruvananthapuram: An IAS officer in Kerala has been accused of violating quarantine rules which was recommended to him as a precautionary measure when he reported to work after returning …
  • Assam model raped by Kanpur builder 17 Mar 2020 07:37 Kanpur , March 17 (IANS) A 25-year-old model form Assam who had come to Uttar Pradesh’s Kanpur to perform at a function, was allegedly raped by former director of a prominent club in presence of his five aides on Sunday night. Four persons, including …
  • UPPSC BEO 2019 Admit Card released, exam on March 22; download here 12 Mar 2020 05:20 NEW DELHI: Uttar Pradesh Public Service Commission (UPPSC) has released the Admit Card for the Block Education Officer (BEO) preliminary examination on its official website. Candidates, who have applied for the UPPSC BEO 2019 examination against Advt. No. …
  • Kanpur protest: 21 people told to pay Rs 2.83 lakh damages 07 Mar 2020 21:58 Written by Manish Sahu | Lucknow | Published: March 8, 2020 2:14:35 am The Lucknow district administration has directed 57 persons to pay Rs 1.5 crore, while Muzaffarnagar district administration ordered 53 persons to pay Rs 23.41 lakh. (Representational …
  • 1984 anti-Sikh riots in Kanpur: Former Congress MLA’s nephew under scanner 29 Feb 2020 08:58 Written by Manish Sahu | Lucknow | Published: February 29, 2020 12:55:59 pm As many as 1,251 cases were registered and 127 people were killed in Kanpur during 1984. (Express Archive) The nephew of a former Congress MLA from Kanpur has come under the …
  • Mumbai: Eyepiece found at crime scene helps police crack murder case 25 Feb 2020 22:55 Police identified Sharma from CCTV camera footage obtained from a diamond workshop and the liquor store. (Representational Image) An eyepiece used to inspect small diamonds helped police arrest a man who allegedly badgered a paan shop owner to death in …
  • Chargesheet against 8 for violence in Kanpur 25 Feb 2020 00:06 Written by Manish Sahu | Lucknow | Published: February 25, 2020 4:10:57 am This was the second such case in the state in which police have filed chargesheet. (ANI/File) THE KANPUR police on Monday filed chargesheet against eight persons for their …
  • Mumbai and Delhi stream more music than any other Indian city 24 Feb 2020 19:34 NEW DELHI : Mumbai and Delhi lead the domestic audio streaming market, accounting for 25%, each, of the total audio over-the-top (OTT) listeners, far ahead of other metropolises, such as Kolkata (11%), Bengaluru (10%), and Hyderabad (8%), said a report by …
  • At Kanpur park, police accused of using force to disperse protesters 12 Feb 2020 00:30 At Mohammad Ali Park in Kanpur Tuesday. (Express photo) The number of women protesters at Kanpur’s Mohammad Ali Park, where they have been taking part in a sit-in against the new citizenship law and proposed NRC for nearly a month, swelled on Tuesday amid …
  • Yogi Adityanath: 'Muslims did no favour to India by staying here' 05 Feb 2020 12:09 Image copyright Getty Images Muslims who chose to stay in India when it was partitioned following independence from Britain did the country "no favours", Yogi Adityanath, one of India's most controversial right-wing politicians, has said. …
  • Yet Another US Corporate Giant Appoints Indian Technocrat as CEO, Analyst Predicts Trend to Continue 31 Jan 2020 08:31 India 08:25 GMT 31.01.2020Get short URL New Delhi (Sputnik): Several Indian technocrats have been appointed by US-based multinational companies like Google, Mastercard, Microsoft and Adobe. Besides these American companies, several others like Goldman …
  • Anti-CAA stir: Kanpur admin asks 66 men to sign bonds of Rs 2 lakh to maintain peace 31 Jan 2020 04:34 By PTI KANPUR: In a bizarre precautionary measure, the local administration here has asked 66 men to sign surety bonds of Rs 2 lakh each promising to maintain peace at the Mohammad Ali Park, the site of women's protest against the CAA and the NRC. …
  • IACCGH holds Inaugural Reception at City Hall to welcome its new President and Board 30 Jan 2020 21:14 IACCGH President Tarush Anand addressing the gathering. by Manu Shah HOUSTON – On January 16, a distinguished group of community leaders and members of the Chamber attended the 2020 IACCGH Inaugural Reception at City Hall to welcome Tarush Anand, IACCGH’s …
  • Kanpur molestation case: Week after ‘attack’ by accused, teenaged victim’s mother dies 17 Jan 2020 22:36 Mumba city news: Man ‘kills brother-in-law inside police station’ THE MOTHER of a minor molestation victim succumbed to injuries Friday, a week after she was allegedly attacked with a sharp edged weapon by six persons, including three men who allegedly …
  • Kanpur Woman Beaten To Death By Teen Daughter's Alleged Molesters 17 Jan 2020 17:12 The Kanpur police say they arrested three men allegedly responsible for the assault in the last week. Kanpur: A 40-year-old woman whose teenage daughter was allegedly molested by six men in 2018 died at a hospital in Uttar Pradesh's Kanpur on Friday …
  • Akhilesh meets families of 3 dead Kanpur protesters, says ‘will stand with you’ 10 Jan 2020 01:08 Akhilesh Yadav, President, Samajwadi Party. (Express photo by Vishal Srivastav) Samajwadi Party president Akhilesh Yadav on Thursday met three families of those who died during the protests against the Citizenship Amendment Act (CAA) in Kanpur. He also …
  • After Kanpur, two shot in December 20 Bijnor violence to be probed as ‘accused’ 05 Jan 2020 21:34 Written by Krishn Kaushik | Nehtaur (bijnor) | Published: January 6, 2020 1:57:57 am Suleman’s mother, Anas’s father. No FIR on deaths. (File) Two weeks after Mohammed Suleman, 20, and Mohammad Anas, 24, were killed in Nehtaur during the violence that …
  • Kanpur: 13 with bullet injuries set to be named as accused in riot FIR 02 Jan 2020 23:28 Written by Avaneesh Mishra | Kanpur | Published: January 3, 2020 2:35:40 am Police had filed 18 FIRs in connection with the December 20 violence in Kanpur. (File) MORE THAN 10 days after 13 persons — all Muslim men and teens — suffered gunshot injuries …
  • IIT-Kanpur launches inquiry into students reciting Faiz poem in solidarity with Jamia 02 Jan 2020 06:11 By: PTI | Kanpur | Published: January 2, 2020 11:11:10 am A committee of six members was established (Facebook/IIT Kanpur) IIT-Kanpur has formed a committee to inquire into a complaint against the recitation of Faiz Ahmed Faiz’s noted poem ‘Hum …
  • IIT-Kanpur launches inquiry into students reciting Faiz poem 'Hum Dekhenge' in solidarity with Jamia 01 Jan 2020 19:08 By PTI KANPUR: IIT-Kanpur has formed a committee to inquire into a complaint against the recitation of Faiz Ahmed Faiz's noted poem 'Hum Dekhenge' on campus by students to express solidarity with their peers at Jamia Milia Islamia, the …
  • Lucknow, Kanpur, Bahraich freeze at zero degree 31 Dec 2019 12:24 Lucknow, Dec 31 (IANS) With 2019 all set to bid goodbye, Lucknow witnessed an abnormally low temperature of 0.7 degree Celsius on Tuesday early morning. It was the second lowest temperature recorded in the history of the state capital. The lowest …
  • UP's Kanpur Hits Zero Degrees, Delhi Gets Cold Wave Relief Till January 4 31 Dec 2019 09:21 Uttar Pradesh's Kanpur recorded a low of zero degrees today at 7:00 am in the morning. New Delhi: A day after dense fog enveloped New Delhi, delaying hundreds of flights and leading to several diversions and cancellations, at least 34 trains were …
  • Citizenship Act protests: Why fear has gripped Muslims in this Indian state 31 Dec 2019 00:38 Media playback is unsupported on your device Media caption'Our son was shot dead by police' Northern India's Uttar Pradesh has been the worst affected in the ongoing protests against a controversial new citizenship law. At least 19 people have …
  • Amid anti-CAA protests, Hindus form human chain to escort Muslim 'baraat' in UP 27 Dec 2019 10:58 Police vandalism in Uttar Pradesh, Bihar. In a display of communal harmony, a group of Hindu boys in Uttar Pradesh's Kanpur city formed a human chain around a Muslim man's "baraat" (Wedding procession) to safely escort them to their …
  • Hindus, Muslims unite for communal harmony amid anti-CAA protests in Uttar Pradesh 27 Dec 2019 10:43 Image Source : ANI Communal harmony on display in Uttar Pradesh amid anti-CAA protests A display of communal harmony amid the ongoing protests in Uttar Pradesh can turn out to be a relief to the eyes. A similar scene was witnessed in Kanpur city of the …
  • Hindus Form Human Chain To Escort Muslim Man's "Baraat" In UP 27 Dec 2019 05:23 Kanpur city was engulfed in flames of violence over the anti-citizenship law on Saturday. Kanpur: In a display of communal harmony, a group of Hindu boys in Uttar Pradesh's Kanpur city formed a human chain around a Muslim man's "baraat" …
  • Modi govt declares ‘war on Muslims’ in Uttar Pradesh 25 Dec 2019 19:39 At least 18 people have died since UP chief minist­er unleas­hes reign of 'reveng­e' agains­t the Muslim commun­ity In this picture taken on December 20, 2019 police personnel baton charge a protester during a demonstration against the …
  • Citizenship Act protests: 21,500 booked for violence in Kanpur 24 Dec 2019 07:53 By IANS KANPUR: The Uttar Pradesh Police have booked 21,500 people in 15 FIRs lodged at various police stations across Kanpur for the violence that erupted in the city over the weekend. The violence happened during the protests against the Citizenship …
  • Kanpur tanneries' lockout pulls down finished leather exports by 29% 23 Dec 2019 22:16 Nearly 13 months lockout of Kanpur leather tanneries has pulled down India’s finished leather exports by nearly 29 per cent during April-August 2019 compared to the corresponding period last financial year 2018-19. While India exported finished leather …
  • Lucknow Police arrests 3 members of PFI for violence carried out in the city on Thursday 23 Dec 2019 14:05 Lucknow: Lucknow police has arrested three members of the extremist militant Islamic fundamentalist organisation Popular Front of India (PFI) for carrying out violent protests in the city last week on Thursday that had led to the killing of one person and …
  • 17 Dead, 705 Reportedly Arrested Amid Anti-Citizenship Act Violence Spree in India's Uttar Pradesh 22 Dec 2019 07:49 New Delhi (Sputnik): The wave of protests against India's new citizenship law continues to send ripples, with country-wide agitations entering their twelfth day. Despite measures put in place to curb the protests, the violence has erupted in several …
  • Protests turn violent in Gorakhpur, Kanpur; Internet shut down in Bulandshahr 20 Dec 2019 16:09 Image Source : PTI Protests turn violent in Gorakhpur, Kanpur; Internet shut down in Bulandshahr The large-scale protests over Citizenship (Amendment) Act (CAA) in and around Uttar Pradesh turned violent on Friday afternoon as protesters went on a rampage …
  • Tech Mahindra bags INR 500cr smart city project in Pune 19 Dec 2019 01:02 Pune, Dec. 12 (IANS): IT major Tech Mahindra on Thursday said it has won a Rs 500 crore smart city project from Pune’s Pimpri Chinchwad Municipal Corporation (PCMC). Through this project, Tech Mahindra will engage with more than 15 lakh citizens of PCMC by …
  • Expedite Kanpur Metro rail project: Uttar Pradesh Chief Secretary Rajendra Kumar Tiwari to officials 18 Dec 2019 09:33 By PTI LUCKNOW: Uttar Pradesh Chief Secretary Rajendra Kumar Tiwari has directed officials to expedite the construction work of Kanpur Metro rail on priority basis to provide better transport facilities to the people. "The work of metro should be …
  • Modi slips, falls at Ganga Ghat in Kanpur 15 Dec 2019 08:52 Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi missed a step and fell down on stairs at Kanpur's Atal ghat. He quickly recovered himself and back on his feet, reports Times of India. The Indian prime minister had gone to inspect the cleanliness of the river Ganga …
  • WATCH: Modi takes a tumble 14 Dec 2019 16:48 Footag­e of the incide­nt goes viral on social media with users mercil­essly trolli­ng Modi .SCREENGRAB:TWITTER/(@RoflRepublic) A video of Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi slipping and falling while walking up the steps went viral on social media on …
  • PM interacts with IAF personnel in Kanpur, says India is proud of their service 14 Dec 2019 15:15 He was in the Uttar Pradesh city to chair the first meeting of the National Ganga Council. New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday interacted with Indian Air Force personnel in Kanpur and said the nation is proud of their services. He was in …
  • Lucknow: Couple found dead at home; gloves, cups recovered from site 14 Dec 2019 14:51 Image Source : PTI/ REPRESENTATIVE Lucknow double murder: Couple found dead at home The dead bodies of a couple were recovered from their residence in Lucknow on Thursday. The incident was reported from Sadatganj area of the city. According to the …
  • VIDEO: Watch Indian PM Modi's fall 14 Dec 2019 13:26 KANPUR: A video of Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi slipping and falling on steps went viral on social media. The Indian prime minister was attending an event in Uttar Prardesh's Kanpur city, where he tripped over the stairs of Atal Ghat. In the …
  • PM Modi arrives in Kanpur to chair National Ganga Council meet 14 Dec 2019 06:59 Kanpur: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday arrived here to chair the first meeting of National Rejuvenation, Protection, and Management of River Ganga Council (National Ganga Council). He was greeted by key BJP leaders including Chief Minister Yogi …
  • Tech Mahindra bags Rs 500-cr smart city project from Pune's PCMC 12 Dec 2019 08:21 IT company Tech Mahindra on Thursday said it has bagged a smart city project worth Rs 500 crore from Pimpri Chinchwad Municipal Corporation (PCMC) in Pune. Through this project, Tech Mahindra will engage with more than 15 lakh citizens of PCMC in Pune …
  • Kanpur: Gang-raped by three, teen ends life 08 Dec 2019 01:50 Representative imageKANPUR: Close on the heels of a gang-rape survivor being burnt alive by her tormentors in Unnao, a 17-year-old girl ended her life in the city after being harassed by village goons, who had allegedly raped her in Kanpur Dehat in …
  • Lucknow trails Smart City mission, ranks 41 26 Nov 2019 00:57 Lucknow: The state capital may have moved up four notches since the last evaluation of projects executed under the Smart City mission, but the current rank of 41 among 100 cities in the country is no less of an embarrassment. The awkwardness is a bit too …
  • Kanpur moves up in Smart City rankings 26 Nov 2019 00:57 TNN | Updated: Nov 26, 2019, 4:28 IST Lucknow: Kanpur jumped up a spot to an all-India seventh rank, also retaining the top slot in UP for implementing Smart City projects in the latest list released by the Union ministry of housing and urban affairs. The …
  • Miffed NGT slaps Rs 280 crore fine on 22 Kanpur tanneries in UP for dumping chromium in Ganga 19 Nov 2019 13:54 Express News Service LUCKNOW: While slamming the Uttar Pradesh government for failing to check pollution levels in Ganga owing to the discharge of sewage into it, the National Green Tribunal (NGT) on Tuesday imposed a fine of Rs 280 crore on 22 Kanpur …
  • Smog in Lahore turns city's air quality worst in the world 07 Nov 2019 01:17 LAHORE: A thick blanket of toxic black smog engulfed the entire metropolitan of Lahore around 9PM Wednesday night, forcing many residents to either literally gasp for breath or complain about sore throats and watery eyes. Caused predominantly by car fumes, …
  • Kanpur waste forcing village youth into bachelorhood 03 Nov 2019 12:46 Kanpur, Nov 3 (IANS) The Swachh Bharat Abhiyan pitch may have touched a high in the country but villages in an around Kanpur are still forced to live in filthy surroundings. The Kanpur Municipal Corporation’s solid waste management plant is close to Panki …
  • Kanpur, UP’s new shooting hub for filmmakers 29 Sep 2019 06:26 Kanpur, Sep 29 (IANS) After Varanasi and Lucknow, Kanpur — once known as the Manchester of the East — is emerging as a favourite shooting location in Uttar Pradesh for Hindi filmmakers. The spate of films being shot in the city have raised hopes of its …
  • Varanasi: This weekend, head to the City of Ghats 20 Sep 2019 06:26 Taking a dip in the Ganges will be worth your while. (Source: Getty/Thinkstock; designed by Rajan Sharma) The beautiful city of Varanasi, also known as Benaras and Kashi, is one of the holiest and biggest religious hubs in India, offering reasons too …
  • IGL gets city gas licence for Hapur 19 Sep 2019 10:06 New Delhi, Sep 19 () Indraprastha Gas Ltd (IGL) has won a licence to retail CNG to automobiles and piped cooking gas to households in Hapur district in Uttar Pradesh, officials said. The government had in June 2010 given IGL a city gas distribution licence …
  • Yogi Adityanath promises to restore Kanpur to previous glory 16 Sep 2019 13:42 Kanpur: Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath on Monday promised to restore Kanpur to its previous glory and also laid the foundation stone of projects worth Rs 50 crore here. “The city has already been connected to air services and the ghats here are being …
  • IIT-Kanpur, BITS Pilani, Australia’s La Trobe introduce PhD in Smart Cities 03 Sep 2019 11:23 (L to R) BITS Pilani dean international programme, LA Trobe V-C and IIT Kanpur director signing MoU The Indian Institute of Technology (IIT), Kanpur, BITS Pilani and Australia-based La Trobe have joined hands to form ‘Asian Smart Cities Research and …
  • 13-year-old Kanpur gang-rape survivor kills self allegedly after insults 11 Aug 2019 12:55 Image Source : PTI 13-year-old Kanpur gang-rape survivor kills self allegedly after insults A 13-year-old gang-rape victim has allegedly committed suicide by hanging here, police said on Saturday, with family members claiming that the minor was upset over …
  • Farmer brothers stabbed to death in Kanpur 01 Aug 2019 05:38 Kanpur, Aug 1 (IANS) Two farmers were stabbed to death by unidentified persons in Kanpur district of Uttar Pradesh. Their bodies were found lying near a road, the police said. The two farmer brothers, Raju, 30, and Vineet, 32, had gone to their …
  • Ericsson, IIT Kanpur to monitor air pollution in Delhi 25 Jul 2019 12:13 New Delhi, Jul 25 () Swedish telecom gear maker Ericsson and IIT Kanpur will deploy internet-of-things based network within six months to monitor air pollution in the national capital. "The air pollution levels in Delhi is an issue that needs to be …
  • ‘USP of our Clean Air Programme is that it’s a city-specific plan: Environment Ministry Secretary 22 Jul 2019 00:48 C K Mishra, Secretary, Ministry of Environment and Forests Is this an overall target, or does it apply to every individual city? This really is an overall target… some cities may do much better than this, some may not. We are looking at an overall …
  • Relief for Kanpur leather industry: UP govt allows conditional re-opening 15 Jul 2019 15:14 The Kanpur leather industry, closed since December 2018, has received a breather from the Uttar Pradesh government. The tanneries have now been allowed to reopen, subject to certain conditions. Kanpur leather industry, including tanneries and leather goods …
  • Heavy rain leads to water-logging in several parts of Kanpur 10 Jul 2019 12:05 Kanpur (Uttar Pradesh) [India], July 10 (ANI): Heavy downpour in Kanpur led to massive water-logging in several parts of the city on Wednesday. "Our locality is inundated due to heavy rains lashing Kanpur for four days. We are unable to even step out …
  • Cricket World Cup: Kanpur-Based Band Dedicates Song To India Ahead Of Sri Lanka Clash 06 Jul 2019 10:31 The Cricket World Cup fever has gripped the entire nation as India have progressed to the semi-finals of the tournament, and to keep up with the sporting frenzy, a local band (Kanpur-based) has composed a song to cheer for the Indian team. (HIGHLIGHTS |  …
  • ‘Article 15′ Banned in Kanpur & Roorkee, following protests by a few Brahmin outfits 02 Jul 2019 12:22 NET Bureau A day after the screening of Article 15 was stalled in Kanpur following protests by a few Brahmin outfits, the Ayushmann Khurrana-starrer ran into trouble again over law and order concerns, this time in Roorkee, Uttarakhand. On Saturday, 30 June …
  • Kanpur: Boy beaten for ‘refusing to chant Jai Shri Ram’ 29 Jun 2019 21:25 The case was lodged against unidentified assailants on charges of promoting enmity on grounds of religion and assault on Saturday. The accused are yet to be identified.  (Representational Image) An 18-year-old Muslim boy was allegedly assaulted and forced …
  • River Ganga gets a new breath of life in Kanpur as level of dissolved oxygen improves 24 Jun 2019 09:39 The government's efforts by restricting flow of urban sewage and industrial effluents from cities will help keep the holy river clean. Kanpur: Located on the west bank of river Ganga, Kanpur is a densely populated city famous for its leather industries …
  • Anti-Sikh riots 1984: Will probe 35 cases registered in Kanpur further, says SIT 15 Jun 2019 22:44 Kamal Nath has maintained that there is no case against him. (File) THE Special Investigation Team (SIT) formed by the Uttar Pradesh government in February this year to examine and probe anti-Sikh riot cases lodged in Kanpur after the assassination of the …
  • Fire breaks out inside godown in Kanpur, no casualties reported 25 May 2019 09:52 [India], May 25 (ANI): A fire broke out inside a godown due to short-circuit in Collectorganj area of Kanpur in Uttar Pradesh on Saturday morning. Five fire tenders were pressed into action, a fire official said. Six people including two children and an …
  • REPL bags project management consultancy work for Moradabad smart city 30 Apr 2019 11:27 New Delhi, Apr 30 () Infrastructure consultancy firm REPL Tuesday said it has bagged a project to prepare master plan and project report for smart city project in Moradabad, Uttar Pradesh. The Delhi-based firm is already providing consultancy work in …
  • 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 …
  • Howrah to New Delhi Poorva Express derails near Kanpur, at least 13 injured 20 Apr 2019 02:22 According to officials, four of the 12 derailed Linke Hofmann Busch (LHB) coaches overturned. (Photo: ANI) At least 13 people were injured early Saturday after 12 coaches of Poorva Express, travelling from Howrah to New Delhi, derailed near Kanpur city, …
  • Howrah-New Delhi Poorva Express derails near Kanpur, no casualties reported 20 Apr 2019 00:03 The coaches that derailed are: S8, S9, B1-B5, H1, A1, A2 and pantry car. Eleven coaches of the Howrah-New Delhi Poorva Express derailed near Kanpur city of Uttar Pradesh early on Saturday, injuring at least seven people, railway officials said. The train …
  • Priyanka on Kanpur road show after Amethi meetings 19 Apr 2019 15:26 By IANS KANPUR: Congress General Secretary Priyanka Gandhi on Friday drew huge numbers of Congress supporters out on the streets as she kicked off her road show in this Uttar Pradesh industrial city on Friday. Thousands of Congress workers thronged the …
  • Priyanka Gandhi’s road show in Kanpur on Friday 18 Apr 2019 16:58 Lucknow, April 18 (IANS) Congress general secretary Priyanka Gandhi Vadra will hold a road show in Kanpur on Friday, party leaders said on Thursday here. A senior Congress leader here said the eastern Uttar Pradesh in-charge will arrive in Kanpur around 3 …
  • IIT Kanpur graduates and Homingo app founders cheat property owners, vanish 17 Apr 2019 02:07 By Express News Service BENGALURU: Over a span of five years, three IIT Kanpur graduates – Nikung Bhatija, Jatin Mitruka and Aakash Verma — made lives of more than 5,000 people comfortable with their new startup, Homingo, an online platform to rent …
  • Venture Catalysts partners with Kanpur Angel Network to enable UP's startup ecosystem 01 Apr 2019 14:48 MUMBAI: Venture Catalysts, has expanded further into the Northern Indian region, by joining forces with one of the oldest and most active investor networks in the country, Kanpur Angel Network (KAN). Venture Catalysts, which features amongst the top 5 …
  • Breath of fresh air: Nanoclean has a novel way to help city dwellers fight pollution 14 Mar 2019 08:58 A chance visit to a Delhi mall in December 2015 sparked off the idea for three IITians to come up with a sustainable solution for better air. It was essentially the insertion nasal filter devices being used at a stall that got them brainstorming on a new …
  • Hooch claims two lives in Kanpur, two critical 10 Mar 2019 03:22 KANPUR: Two people died and two others were critical after allegedly consuming spurious liquor at Sukhaiyapurwa village in Kanpur on Saturday. This comes just a month after hooch claimed at least 44 lives in Kushinagar and Saharanpur. The Kanpur district …
  • Modi lays foundation stone for various Namami Gange projects in Kanpur 09 Mar 2019 11:58 The ceremony was attended by Uttar Pradesh Governor Ram Naik, Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath and various other dignitaries. Kanpur: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday in Kanpur inaugurated and laid the foundation stone for a slew of projects worth Rs. …
  • Kanpur: PM Modi inaugurates, lays foundation stone for various Namami Gange projects 09 Mar 2019 11:33 Category: India Posted by Syed Qayam Ali Published: Mar 09, 2019, 4:22 pm IST Updated: Mar 09, 2019, 4:22 pm IST Kanpur: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday in Kanpur inaugurated and laid the foundation stone for a slew of projects worth Rs.73.8 crore, …
  • Skyline changes: City buoyed by pride & ecstacy 09 Mar 2019 00:21 Lucknow: Applause, salutes and chants of ‘Bharat Mata ki jai’ greeted the Metro’s inaugural run on Friday from the airport to Munshipulia. There was immense excitement at CCS Airport Metro station hours before Prime Minister Narendra Modi pushed a button …
  • Adityanath thanks Modi for clearing Agra, Kanpur Metro projects 28 Feb 2019 20:13 Lucknow, March 1 (IANS) Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath on Thursday thanked Prime Minister Narendra Modi for approving the metro rail projects for Agra and Kanpur, officials said. He said these projects will not only ease congestion but also …
  • Centre approves Agra, Kanpur metro rail projects 28 Feb 2019 18:36 [India], Feb 28 (ANI): In a boost to urban public transport, the Union Cabinet, chaired by Narendra Modi on Thursday approved metro rail projects of Kanpur and Agra cities in Uttar Pradesh. The Agra metro rail project will have two corridors. These …
  • Delhi could be the world’s most populous city by 2028. But is it really prepared? 16 Feb 2019 17:58 Politics and, now, pollution keep Delhi forever in the news, but a third P has gone missing from the discourse on the capital: population growth, which has soared during the last two decades, and its disastrous fallout. Already, India’s capital city is the …
  • 1984 riots: SIT to examine over 1250 cases filed in Kanpur 13 Feb 2019 04:00 On February 5, the state government ordered to set-up a four member SIT to examine the cases filed during 1984 anti-Sikh riots (File Photo) THE SPECIAL Investigation Team (SIT) formed by the Uttar Pradesh government to examine and probe anti-Sikh riot …
  • Science city construction work may begin next month 13 Jan 2019 01:15 PATNA: Construction of the proposed Dr A P J Abdul Kalam Science City at Rajendra Nagar in Patna is likely to begin from February and complete by the end of 2020. The bidding process for roping in a firm for the purpose will be finalized by January 14. …
  • 91 Kanpur tanneries ‘polluting’ Ganga closed 08 Jan 2019 05:09 Kanpur, Jan 8 (IANS) Kanpur authorities have ordered the “immediate shutdown” of 91 leather tanneries in the city that were offloading their waste in the Ganga river, causing widespread water pollution, an official said on Tuesday. The crackdown comes days …
  • Radio City to offer customised content across 21 Noida and Greater Noida metro stations 24 Dec 2018 10:16 The co-branded feed will play curated content in Hindi across the 29.707 km metro corridor from Sector-71 in Noida to Delta Depot station in Greater Noida. Photo: NMRC website New Delhi: Music Broadcast Ltd, the company that runs the FM brand Radio City, …
  • No untreated industrial, household waste to flow into Ganga in Kanpur 22 Dec 2018 07:51 [India], Dec 22 (ANI): The National Mission for Clean Ganga (NMCG) under the Namami Gange programme has sanctioned projects worth Rs 2,192 crore for Kanpur zone to prevent the flow of sewage water into the river.Kanpur, a densely populated industrial city …
  • Kanpur celebrates as 'son of town' Kamal Nath takes over reins of Madhya Pradesh 17 Dec 2018 12:21 The new chief minister of Madhya Pradesh has deep ties with Kanpur which is also known as the Manchester of the East. Kanpur: The newly sworn-in Chief Minister of Madhya Pradesh Kamal Nath has a strong connect with the industrial town of Kanpur in Uttar …
  • Quality of air in city remains ‘very poor’ 12 Dec 2018 10:01 PATNA: Residents of the city continue to breathe ‘very poor’ air as the air quality index (AQI) of Patna was measured at 386 on Tuesday. According to the Central Pollution Control Board (CPCB), ‘very poor’ air quality leads to respiratory illness among …
  • How renaming Allahabad helped designer come up with a wholesome logo for Prayagraj smart city 02 Dec 2018 13:48 LUCKNOW: When Allahabad was shortlisted by the Centre to be developed as a smart city, the state authorities invited prospective logos from the people that would represent the city's rich history in literature, its vibrant energy and also what over the …
  • Delhi: Thick haze engulfs city, CPCB says action by agencies ‘inadequate’ 27 Nov 2018 17:01 The CPCB said Ashok Vihar, Mundaka, Narela and Wazirpur recorded ‘severe’ air quality, while 22 areas of Delhi recorded ‘very poor’ air quality. (AP/File) A thick haze engulfed Delhi as the air quality deteriorated on Tuesday, while the Central …
  • Science city exhibits to be finalised in mid-December 26 Nov 2018 10:47 PATNA: State science and technology (S&T) department is likely to hold a meeting with its officials in mid-December to finalize the exhibits for the proposed Dr A P J Abdul Kalam Science City in Patna. The building will have world-class features with …
  • PM, Adityanath lay foundation stones for city gas distribution projects in UP 22 Nov 2018 17:36 Lucknow, Nov 22 (IANS) Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath on Thursday laid the foundation stones for city gas distribution projects for Kushinagar, Sant Kabeernagar and Gorakhpur, an official said. Before this, Prime Minister Narendra Modi …
  • No respite as city air remains ‘very poor’ 21 Nov 2018 20:47 Pollution watchdog CPCB also noted that actions of the public and enforcement bodies have been “inadequate” in curbing pollution. NEW DELHI: Delhi’s air quality remained in the “very poor” category on Wednesday, with four areas recording “severe” pollution …
  • Carpet city Bhadohi gets 'export excellence' tag; to benefit artisans, boost shipments 21 Nov 2018 13:25 New Delhi, Nov 21 () Known for its hand-woven carpets around the world, Bhadohi received a major boost as the government has extended the 'export excellence' tag to it. Under the 'Towns of Export Excellence' tag, carpet makers of the city …
  • 3-day bank holiday this week in many places. Check dates in your city 21 Nov 2018 09:39 Banks in several cities like Mumbai, New Delhi, Chandigarh and Hyderabad will be closed on account of Guru Nanak Jayanti on Friday. Saturday is a holiday for all banks as it is the fourth Saturday of the month. Photo: Mint New Delhi: In most states of …
  • Delhi most health-conscious city in India; Bangalore, Mumbai follow suit, says study 17 Nov 2018 08:48 Capital of India which garnered 10.48 pc share of total number of shipments is followed by Bengaluru at 4.24 pc of total shipments. New Delhi: A recent study by HealthXP, one of India's leading online supplement store for buying genuine health and …
  • The missing metro city that is keeping the India story stunted 15 Nov 2018 10:37 One day, king Sher Shah Suri who ruled the Gangetic plains in the mid-16th century, stood on the banks of the river Ganges keenly surveying the land around in what is today Bihar. After much reflection, Suri, who rebuilt the Grand Trunk Road from Kabul to …
  • Six facts on the city renaming spree 12 Nov 2018 03:02 Different reasons to change name Recently, BJP run state governments have been on a name changing spree. In Uttar Pradesh, Allahabad is to become Prayagraj while Faizabad district will be Ayodhya district. Haryana decided Gurgaon should be Gurugram. While …
  • Kanpur City SP critical after suicide attempt 06 Sep 2018 00:00 Surendra Das’s condition is said to be critical and is admitted at a private hospital in Kanpur Kanpur City (east) Superintendent of Police (SP) Surendra Kumar Das attempted suicide by consuming poison on Wednesday, said police. Das’s condition is said to …
  • Worker dies after inhaling toxic gas from sewer in Kanpur city 05 Aug 2017 19:56 One person died and two others fell ill while cleaning a sewer in Barra area of Kanpur city. (Source: Google Map) One person died and two others fell ill while cleaning a sewer in Barra area of Kanpur city on Saturday afternoon. According to officials, …