• Girl stops man from plucking mango, killed in UP 03 Jul 2020 04:29 Image used for representational purpose only BAREILLY: An eight-year-old girl, who was thrashed by a local man for stopping him from plucking mangoes from her tree on June 24, succumbed during treatment in Singahi area of Lakhimpur Kheri district on …
  • Lucknow University hostels open for students after three months, none chooses to stay 02 Jul 2020 09:09 LUCKNOW: After a gap of three months, Lucknow University opened its 13 hostels on Wednesday for students who were directed to report a week in advance for examinations due from July 7. However, only a handful of students arrived and not for the purpose of …
  • "Very Rare" Red Snake Spotted In Uttar Pradesh. "Beautiful," Says Twitter 30 Jun 2020 12:43 A rare sighting of the Red Coral Kukri snake. A picture of the "very rare" Red Coral Kukri snake has created a stir on social media. The snake was spotted in the Dudhwa National Park in Uttar Pradesh's Lakhimpur Kheri two days ago. A …
  • Govt to bank on migrants to resuscitate 19 ‘dying’ rivers 30 Jun 2020 00:51 Lucknow: While the revival of Kalyani river in Barabanki takes shape, the state government has prepared a blueprint for roping in workers under the Mahatma Gandhi National Rural Employment Guarantee Scheme (MNREGS) to rejuvenate 19 more rivers gasping for …
  • Covid-19: Demand for work under MGNREGA sees steep rise in 116 districts 29 Jun 2020 18:15 Demand for work under the MGNREGA rose by more than 86 per cent in May this year compared to the same period in 2019 in 116 districts, which saw the highest number of migrants return during the Covid-19 lockdown, as per official data. The number of …
  • 86 per cent jump in MGNREGA demand in districts most migrants returned to 28 Jun 2020 21:13 Across the country, the number of households that availed work under MGNREGA this May reached the highest ever figure of 3.29 crore — the figure was 2.12 crore in the corresponding month last year. Till June 26, the figure has crossed 2.70 crore. (Express …
  • Migrant labourers who returned to Uttar Pradesh find work under MNREGS 26 Jun 2020 08:42 Migrant labourers who have returned to their native state Uttar Pradesh from various parts of the country during the COVID-19-induced lockdown, are being given work under the Mahatma Gandhi National Rural Employment Guarantee Act (MNREGA). Labourers who …
  • Enraged Over Less Sugar in Morning Tea, Man Slits Pregnant Wife’s Throat 23 Jun 2020 13:13 In an appalling incident, a 35-year-old pregnant woman was allegedly murdered by her 40-year-old husband after a petty quarrel over “a cup of tea” in Lakhimpur Kheri district of Uttar Pradesh on Monday. The accused killed the woman because she served him …
  • 150 species to be planted on a single day in UP 22 Jun 2020 07:15 Image used for representational purpose only BAREILLY: In a first, over 150 plant species will be sown on a single day in July in nine agro-climatic zones of Uttar Pradesh. The move is aimed at preserving indigenous species and creating a Guinness World …
  • Delhi: Retired MEA official attacked, wife stabbed to death by security guard 22 Jun 2020 03:03 Image Source : PTI Retired MEA official attacked, his wife stabbed to death during robbery A 94-year-old retired External Affairs Ministry official was attacked and his 88-year-old wife stabbed to death during a robbery, allegedly by their personal …
  • ‘Use Modi’s scheme for jobs to migrants’ 22 Jun 2020 00:14 Lucknow: A day after Prime Minister Narendra Modi launched Gareeb Kalyan Rozgar Scheme to boost employment in rural India, chief minister Yogi Adityanath sought to examine the possibility of using the scheme to create maximum opportunities in districts …
  • Delhi: Retired MEA official attacked, his wife stabbed to death in Safdarjung robbery 21 Jun 2020 21:09 Written by Jignasa Sinha | New Delhi | Published: June 22, 2020 2:01:21 am The miscreants slit the woman’s neck when she tried to resist. (Representational) A 94-year-old retired MEA official was attacked and his 88-year-old wife stabbed to death during a …
  • Inside a unicorn that didn't follow the usual startup playbook 21 Jun 2020 07:26 "10 million developers on the Postman platform now,” Abhinav Asthana tweeted on February 7. The company’s 32-year-old CEO was retweeted by Postman’s official handle. Both have modest followings on Twitter and, therefore, the milestone didn’t make much …
  • ‘Yogi has freed west UP of criminals, cleared cane dues’ 19 Jun 2020 23:41 Lucknow: Sugarcane farmers from western Uttar Pradesh have thanked chief minister Yogi Adityanath for clearing the cane arrears and freeing the region of criminals. During an interaction with the CM at his official residence on Friday, farmers said his …
  • 31 dists under Centre’s job scheme 19 Jun 2020 23:41 Lucknow: At least 31 districts of Uttar Pradesh which have received 25,000 or more migrants during lockdown will be included in the Centre’s Garib Kalyan Rozgar Abhiyan scheduled to be launched by PM Narendra Modi on Saturday. UP chief minister Yogi …
  • Map row: Now Nepalis occupy no man’s land along India border 15 Jun 2020 11:44 Express News Service LUCKNOW: After the Nepali Parliament passed a new map of the country showing areas of Indian territory as its own, Nepali citizens have started occupying areas on no man’s land along the border in Lakhimpur Kheri district of Terai …
  • UP sounds alert in 7 districts as man dies in Nepal firing 14 Jun 2020 23:28 Lucknow: Uttar Pradesh Police has sounded an alert in seven districts bordering Nepal after firing from the Himalayan kingdom country killed one person in Bihar’s Sitamarhi district on June 12. The alert has been sounded in Maharajganj, Bahraich, Balrampur …
  • 14-yr-old girl gangraped in UP, 2 youths booked 14 Jun 2020 10:00 Representative image BAREILLY: A 14-year-old girl, a student of Class VII, was allegedly gangraped by two youths in a village in Lakhimpur Kheri district late on Thursday night. According to police, the girl had gone to see her cattle tied outside the …
  • Man dives to death for TikTok video in Bareilly 12 Jun 2020 06:18 Mursheed Ahmad BAREILLY:Taking a plunge into an irrigation canal from a tree for a TikTok video proved fatal for 24-year-old Mursheed Ahmad. He drowned after his head hit a stone. Ahmad's friends who were busy shooting the video brought him out of the …
  • In UP, Covid-19 shifting back to cities: Govt 08 Jun 2020 17:28 Principal secretary health and family welfare Amit Mohan Prasad LUCKNOW: The coronavirus pandemic is slowly shifting back to the cities after showing its presence in the rural areas, said state government officials on Monday adding that the onus of Covid- …
  • Samajwadi Party distributes Rs 50L as assistance to guest workers, their families 04 Jun 2020 09:28 The leader said the relief was granted on the directions of party chief Akhilesh Yadav. Lucknow: The Samajwadi Party has so far distributed around Rs 50 lakh to guest workers and their families as financial assistance, including Rs one lakh each to the …
  • Rain, thunderstorms likely in next 3 hours in these Uttar Pradesh districts 31 May 2020 13:26 Image Source : FILE PHOTO Several cities including Muzaffarnagar, Moradabad, Rampur, Bareilly others may witness thunderstorms, lightning, rain today. Several cities including Muzaffarnagar, Moradabad, Rampur, Bareilly, Pilibhit, Budaun, Sambhal, Amroha, …
  • UP: Another 254 cases, uptick in Noida, Meerut 24 May 2020 23:42 The highest cases were reported from Noida, where at least 17 people tested positive. (Express Photo by Gajendra Yadav) At least 254 more people tested positive for coronavirus in the last 24 hours, taking the total Covid-19 cases in the state to 6,268 on …
  • UP: New infection in 200s again, eight more die 18 May 2020 04:56 For the second consecutive day, the number of fresh coronavirus cases in the state crossed 200 – 203 on Saturday and 208 on Sunday – taking the cumulative cases to 4,464. This is one of the highest number of Covid-19 cases reported in a single day in the …
  • 2,000 recover, over 1.5 lakh tested in UP 15 May 2020 05:09 Arts college student making a painting on a city road goes to Mankameshwar temple on coronavirus epidemic on the occasion of world earth day in Lucknow on Wednesday. (Express photo by Vishal Srivastav) Thursday marked a new high for Uttar Pradesh in terms …
  • MNREGS turns job spinner for migrants 14 May 2020 23:37 Lucknow: Two days after chief minister Yogi Adityanath pitched for creation of 50 lakh jobs every day under Mahatma Gandhi Rural Employment Guarantee scheme (MNREGS), the rural development department galloped to the halfway mark of 26 lakh jobs, …
  • The Exodus: As migrants return home in hordes, UP govt wary of fresh wave of infection 14 May 2020 08:24 Earlier, around 5.25 lakh migrant workers were brought to the state from Delhi, Madhya Pradesh and Rajasthan. As lakhs of migrant workers are returning to UP from coronavirus hotspot states like Maharashtra and Gujarat, the UP government is wary of a fresh …
  • Workers from Kerala walk to M'luru, sent back 13 May 2020 07:10 Police said the workers, who have registered their names to catch the next special train to UP, vacated their ...Read More KANNUR: Karnataka police on Tuesday sent back nearly 100 guest workers from Uppala in Kasaragod after they tried to cross the border …
  •  Migrant workers turn edgy, hit rail track to reach Mangaluru, sent back 13 May 2020 07:02 Express News Service KASARAGOD: After being confined to their small rooms for 50 days, the migrant workers may have reached a tipping point. Tuesday morning, around 100 young men -- almost all natives of Lakhimpur Kheri district in Uttar Pradesh -- vacated …
  • Recovered patients surpass active cases 12 May 2020 08:12 LUCKNOW: For the first time, the number of Covid patients who have recovered outnumbered the active cases in Uttar Pradesh on Monday. While the total number of persons who have defeated Corornavirus reached 1758, the number of active cases reduced to 1735. …
  • Man held for posing as CJ of Allahabad hHC 12 May 2020 04:14 Representative image LUCKNOW: A 19-year-old man was arrested for impersonating as chief justice at Allahabad high court in a phone call he made to the director-general of police. According to the police, Suraj Patel, a resident of Lakhimpur Kheri, on the …
  • UP: Patients recovered surpass number of patients in hospital 12 May 2020 02:08 Among the districts which has so far reported highest recoveries are Lucknow – 202 of the 248 cases and one death; Gautam Buddh Nagar – 135 of the 230 cases and two deaths; and Saharanpur – 150 of the 204 cases and no death. (Representational) Even as the …
  • UP: Isolation beds tripled: 53,000 in Two weeks 10 May 2020 01:53 At least 9,003 persons are under institutional quarantine. (Representational Photo) The state government has increased its number of isolation beds for Covid-19 positive patients by more than three times to 53,459 in the last two weeks as a preventive …
  • Amid grim 3,000-mark, a glimmer: 4 out of 10 patients have recovered 07 May 2020 12:22 Health workers after cremating a coronavirus patient in Prayagraj on Wednesday. The city witnessed its first coronavirus death on Wednesday. Ritesh Shukla Even as the recovery curve of coronavirus patients in Uttar Pradesh is following the total cases with …
  • UP: Sharp Sunday surge takes total to 2,645 04 May 2020 01:56 With this, the number of corona-free districts has reduced to five — Lakhimpur Kheri, Hardoi, Shahjahanpur, Kaushambi and Kasganj. (Representational Photo) As cumulative coronavirus cases in UP crossed 2,500 on Sunday, the day also marked one of the …
  • CM signals easing of curbs: Out of three zones in UP, red to remain sealed, green to have more relaxations 29 Apr 2020 10:12 Written by Maulshree Seth | Lucknow | Updated: April 29, 2020 2:17:24 pm Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath Signaling some ease in lockdown restrictions post-May 3, Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister on Tuesday said that his government is working on a …
  • District 59 & 60 — Jhansi and Gorakhpur join Covid list in UP 28 Apr 2020 01:03 The total number of cases, meanwhile, reached short of 2,000 with 113 cases in last 24 hours. The number of coronavirus-related deaths also reached 31. (Representational) Even as the government is striving to limit the spread of coronavirus in the state, …
  • UP- Woman breaks fast to donate blood to patient 27 Apr 2020 23:23 Lakhimpur Kheri [UP]: A Muslim woman set an example of humanity by breaking her fast to donate blood to Hindu patient. As per the reports, when the health condition of a person by name Vijay Kumar Rastogi, resident of Mohalla Mishrana, Lakhimpur Kheri …
  • Coronavirus India Live Updates- COVID-19 cases inch closer to 25,000; 779 dead 25 Apr 2020 23:32 Coronavirus pandemic Latest News Live updates: A high-level GoM met today to discuss preparedness of the states to combat coronavirus. The GoM was told that at this point, more than 1 lakh PPEs and N95 masks are being manufactured everyday in the country. …
  • Uttar Pradesh: As cases cross 1,500, new hotspots emerge 24 Apr 2020 00:20 Written by Avaneesh Mishra | Lucknow | Published: April 24, 2020 3:46:04 am A worker at a fruit shop at the Naveen Galla Mandi in Lucknow on Thursday, after the UP government changed the limited sale timings — from day to late night hours — in order to …
  • Coronavirus India LIVE Updates: 11 days before lockdown ends, AIIMS director says get tested for flu-like symptoms 23 Apr 2020 20:42 A medical professional offers aide to a patient outside Delhi's AIIMS (Express Photo) The Health Ministry has announced that 78 districts, from at least 429 where cases have been reported so far, have recorded no new infection over the last 14 days. Of …
  • No sign of flattening, pool testing intensified 23 Apr 2020 01:33 Residents of Sadar area — a hotspot in Lucknow — on Wednesday. (Photo by Vishal Srivastav) As coronavirus cases rose to 1,449 on Wednesday with 112 new cases reported from 18 districts of UP in the last 24 hours, the state government intensified pool …
  • In coldspot districts, random testing to keep the virus at bay 23 Apr 2020 01:33 Written by Avaneesh Mishra | Lucknow | Published: April 23, 2020 6:15:54 am Civic workers spray disinfectant in Moradabad Wednesday. (PTI) Even as one more district — Pratapgarh — was added to the list of “corona-free” districts in the state on Wednesday, …
  • These 10 UP districts have no active coronavirus cases 22 Apr 2020 15:47 Image Source : AP File At least ten districts in Uttar Pradesh have no active cases of the coronavirus, State Principal Secretary (Medical and Health) Amit Mohan Prasad said today. Uttar Pradesh has reported at least 1294 cases of the coronavirus so far …
  • UP: 1,100 coronavirus cases & counting; 500 in 6 days 19 Apr 2020 23:07 Written by Avaneesh Mishra | Lucknow | Published: April 20, 2020 4:01:49 am The maximum number of fresh cases came from Agra (43), retaining the district as the biggest hotspot in the state with 240 cases. (Representational) With 126 fresh coronavirus …
  • New cases surge, 6 districts become free of fresh infection 18 Apr 2020 23:29 Written by Avaneesh Mishra | Lucknow | Published: April 19, 2020 4:31:51 am Till date, 14 coronavirus patients have died in the state. There was no report of any fresh death on Saturday. (Representational Photo) The total number of coronavirus cases in UP …
  • Coronavirus spread: Meerut man dies, 44 fresh cases in UP 18 Apr 2020 01:15 The death in Meerut is the district’s second. Five of the other deaths have occurred in Agra, two in Moradabad, and one each in Basti, Varanasi, Bulandshahr, Kanpur, and Lucknow districts. (Representational Image) A 57-year-old man died of the novel …
  • Covid-19: In UP, 3 more die, all with underlying ailments 15 Apr 2020 23:16 Written by Avaneesh Mishra | Lucknow | Published: April 16, 2020 4:01:17 am Chipping in: A group of differently-abled children make masks at a shelter home run by a non-governmental organisation, Drishti Samajik Sansthan, in Lucknow. Deaths due to novel …
  • Uttar Pradesh reports 657 coronavirus positive cases; death toll at 5 14 Apr 2020 11:02 Image Source : PTI Uttar Pradesh reports 657 coronavirus positive cases Uttar Pradesh has reported as many as 657 positive cases of coronavirus so far, a state Health Department official said on Tuesday. At least five people have died in the state due to …
  • COVID-19 cases rise to 657, deaths remain pegged at five in UP: Official 14 Apr 2020 10:47 By PTI LUCKNOW: Ninety-nine more people tested positive for coronavirus in Uttar Pradesh on Tuesday, taking the total number of infected cases in the state to 657, senior government officials said here. The number of persons who died of COVID-19 till date, …
  • Surge in Agra cases, UP count increases to 558 13 Apr 2020 23:41 Besides 35 from Agra, 11 new cases were reported from Saharanpur, five each from Basti and Meerut, four each from Lucknow, Noida and Firozabad, three from Kasganj, two from Azamgarh and one each from Etawah and Mathura. ((File Photo/Representational)) …
  • UP: 85% of cases from 208 hotspots spread across 40 districts of the state 13 Apr 2020 21:23 Written by Avaneesh Mishra | Lucknow | Published: April 14, 2020 2:38:27 am Of the 75 cases, 35 are linked to Tablighi Jamaat’s Delhi congregation, taking the total number of such patients to at least 307 in the state, the state government said. ( …
  • Lockdown extended: 55 more hotspots identified, 40 districts under containment plan 12 Apr 2020 00:36 Written by Asad Rehman | Lucknow | Published: April 12, 2020 5:08:35 am A total of 329 COVID-19 cases have been reported from 125 hotspots in the 15 districts. (Representational Image) Two days after the Uttar Pradesh government identified 125 coronavirus …
  • UP: Testing to be doubled to break chain as cases rise to 433; govt to focus on non-hit districts 10 Apr 2020 23:25 Written by Avaneesh Mishra | Lucknow | Published: April 11, 2020 4:13:10 am This comes at a time when the country has entered the crucial final week of the nationwide lockdown. As many as 40 of the total 75 districts are affected by coronavirus. ( …
  • UP: Affordable PPEs designed by Lakhimpur Kheri SHGs await nod 10 Apr 2020 23:25 The magistrate said work on the PPEs was started 10-12 days ago. “While people have been selling the kits at higher prices, ours will cost around Rs 600-700 each,” Singh added. (Representational Image) A few self-help groups in Lakhimpur Kheri district …
  • UP: 21 of fresh 23 coronavirus cases related to Jamaat event; total count 433 10 Apr 2020 16:36 Lucknow: The total number of confirmed coronavirus cases in Uttar Pradesh rose to 433 on Friday, with 23 new cases being reported, of whom 21 are linked to the Tablighi Jamaat event in Delhi, the state government said. It said the deadly virus has now …
  • Lucknow's Cantonment area sealed after 12 Tablighi Jamaat returnees test positive in Sadar Bazar 05 Apr 2020 09:26 Image Source : PTI Lucknow Cantonment area sealed after 12 Tablighi Jamaat returnees test positive in Sadar Bazar Cantonment area of Lucknow was on Sunday sealed after some Tablighi Jamaat returnees tested positive in the area. Authorities in the area have …
  • COVID-19 in Uttar Pradesh: Coronavirus +ve cases climb to 172 03 Apr 2020 13:59 Image Source : AP COVID-19 in Uttar Pradesh: Coronavirus +ve cases climb to 172 There has been a steep rise in COVID-19 cases in Uttar Pradesh with at least 46 fresh cases being reported in the last 24 hours, taking to 172 the total number of coronavirus …
  • Uttar Pradesh reports 34 new coronavirus positive cases in 24 hours 03 Apr 2020 11:10 Image Source : PTI Uttar Pradesh reports 34 new coronavirus positive cases in 24 hours Coronavirus in Uttar Pradesh: Uttar Pradesh has reported as many as 34 new positive cases of coronavirus in the last 24 hours. The data was confirmed by Dr. Sudhir Singh …
  • Youth who returned from Gurgaon ‘beaten up’ by cop, hangs self; probe on 02 Apr 2020 09:35 Written by Asad Rehman | Lucknow | Updated: April 2, 2020 12:49:09 pm Roshan Lal. Express Photo A 22-year-old Dalit migrant worker, who returned from Gurgaon on Sunday and was under quarantine at a school in his village, allegedly committed suicide by …
  • UP: 11 cases in 24 hours; officials in Noida on toes 30 Mar 2020 09:41 The FIR alleged that the company did not inform the health authorities about the visit of a British National in the middle of March after which the people got infected by coronavirus.(File) Seven more persons linked to a single Noida company tested …
  • Uttar Pradesh: 11 more tested positive for coronavirus, taking total tally in state to 72 30 Mar 2020 05:05 Image Source : AP Uttar Pradesh: 11 more tested positive for coronavirus, taking total tally in state to 72 Eleven more persons were tested positive for coronavirus in Uttar Pradesh on Sunday, taking the total number of corona-infected patients in the …
  • Fear and mistrust on way, at home: Migrant workers bear the brunt 28 Mar 2020 00:33 Officials said they have been receiving calls from panchayat heads to keep the workers under observation. Many villages have posted people at entry points, which are being barricaded with bamboo sticks, they said. Notices outside villages announce a ban on …
  • Six more test positive for COVID-19 in UP; count rises to 49: Official 27 Mar 2020 12:25 LUCKNOW: Six more persons have tested positive for coronavirus in Uttar Pradesh, taking the number cases to 49, a top official said on Friday. "Six fresh cases were found positive for coronavirus in the state on Friday," Principal Secretary …
  • Uttar Pradesh's Agra reports another COVID-19 positive case; state total reaches 42 27 Mar 2020 07:47 Image Source : PTI Uttar Pradesh's Agra reports another COVID-19 positive case With one more positive coronavirus case surfacing in the Taj city, the number of Covid-19 cases in Agra has gone up to nine. District health authorities on Thursday evening …
  • 12 walk 200 km, down hills and past forests, on biscuits, one meal 27 Mar 2020 00:08 Written by Lalmani Verma | Dehradun | Published: March 27, 2020 4:40:55 am Labourers walking to their villages take a nap along the Lucknow-Faizabad highway on Thursday. In four days and 200 km of walking, Pravin Kumar, 46, was stopped at every checkpoint. …
  • 4 more test positive for coronavirus in UP, state count rise to 42 26 Mar 2020 16:50 Image Source : AP 4 more test positive for coronavirus in UP, state count rise to 42 Four more persons have tested positive for coronavirus in Uttar Pradesh, taking the number of COVID-19 cases in the state to 42, a top official said on Thursday. The …
  • 4 more test positive for coronavirus in UP, count rise to 42: Official 26 Mar 2020 12:23 Lucknow: Four more persons have tested positive for coronavirus in Uttar Pradesh, taking the number of COVID-19 cases in the state to 42, a top official said on Thursday. The official said that 11 of the 42 people have been cured and discharged from …
  • Coronavirus outbreak: One more tests positive in Pilibhit, two Noida men show recovery 26 Mar 2020 03:28 With today’s case, the number of positive case in Pilibhit rose to two. (PTI photo) The number of positive novel coronavirus cases in Uttar Pradesh rose to 38 on Wednesday as one more person in Pilibhit tested positive for the COVID-19 infection. The …
  • COVID-19 in Uttar Pradesh: Coronavirus +ve cases climb to 38 25 Mar 2020 17:28 Image Source : FILE COVID-19 in Uttar Pradesh: One more test positive for coronavirus, count rise to 38 One more person has tested positive for coronavirus in Uttar Pradesh, taking the number of COVID-19 cases in the state to 38, a senior health official …
  • Uttar Pradesh: First coronavirus case in Shamli, 3 more in Noida 25 Mar 2020 00:42 Buses parked at a depot amid lockdown in Prayagraj on Tuesday. (Photo by Ritesh Shukla) The number of positive novel coronavirus cases in UP rose to 37 on Tuesday as tests confirmed four more patients have the infection – three in Noida, and the first in …
  • 3 new coronavirus cases in UP: youth in Varanasi, son & his mother in Noida 23 Mar 2020 07:07 Written by Avaneesh Mishra | Lucknow | Published: March 23, 2020 11:36:37 am Out of the 29, at least 11 have completely recovered and have been discharged from the hospitals. The number of coronavirus cases in Uttar Pradesh rose to 29 on Sunday with three …
  • A billion plus hunker down: 75 districts in 22 states placed under complete lockdown 23 Mar 2020 03:12 Chief Minister Uddhav Thackeray suspended the services of state transport and private buses but allowed bus services within cities so that people involved in essential services can get to work. (File photo) As the Janata Curfew called by Prime Minister …
  • A billion plus hunker down 23 Mar 2020 00:59 Chief Minister Uddhav Thackeray suspended the services of state transport and private buses but allowed bus services within cities so that people involved in essential services can get to work. (File photo) As the Janata Curfew called by Prime Minister …
  • Uttar Pradesh increases vigil after migrant influx 22 Mar 2020 18:20 LUCKNOW: While the Uttar Pradesh government has decided to shut down 15 districts from March 23-25, it has also increased vigil in another 15 districts that saw influx of migrant workers from Mumbai, Pune and Surat. Starting Friday, thousands have rushed …
  • COVID-19: Indian woman from Canada discharged from Lucknow hospital after recovery 22 Mar 2020 15:52 Image Source : PTI Representational image An Indian-origin woman from Canada, who had tested positive for COVID-19 and was admitted to the King George's Medical University here, has been discharged following recovery, a hospital spokesperson said on …
  • Coronavirus: Three more test positive, UP total reaches 26; 11 recoveries 22 Mar 2020 09:54 Written by Avaneesh Mishra | Lucknow | Published: March 22, 2020 3:03:40 pm The 26 total cases include eight each from Agra and Lucknow, six from Noida, two from Ghaziabad and one each from Lakhimpur Kheri and Moradabad. WHILE THREE more positive cases of …
  • Three family members of Lucknow doctor also test positive for COVID-19 21 Mar 2020 04:41 With fresh four cases, all from Lucknow, the total number of COVID-19 cases in the state capital jumped to 8. Among the four new patients of coronavirus in UP are the three family members of a junior resident doctor of Lucknow’s King George Medical …
  • Crocodile Takes Shelter Inside Police Station In UP's Lakhimpur Kheri 19 Oct 2019 00:38 The captured crocodile was released in the Dudhwa area. (Representational) Lakhimpur Kheri: Nearly a dozen police personnel at the Pallia Kotwali here were in for a fright on Thursday night when a nearly 4-foot-long young crocodile was found occupying a …
  • 6-year-old girl gang-raped, killed by minor brothers in Lakhimpur Kheri 22 Aug 2019 02:00
  • Flood threat in Lakhimpur Kheri and Balrampur 16 Jul 2019 08:08
  • Lakhimpur Kheri: Brother hacks 15-year-old girl to death after spotting her with man 24 Apr 2019 23:24 In the melee, the girl ran towards her house and was chased by her brother, who repeatedly attacked her with the same weapon there, said the officer. (Representational Image)  A 15-year-old girl was killed and a 20-year-old man was injured when they were …
  • UP: BJP MLA Yogesh Verma shot at in Lakhimpur Kheri 22 Mar 2019 14:55
  • Uttar Pradesh: BJP MLA shot at in Lakhimpur Kheri, condition now stable 22 Mar 2019 11:55 Gujarat: Crimes against Dalits rise 32%, STs 55% in five years BJP MLA Yogesh Verma was shot at during Holi celebrations in Kotwali police station area of Lakhimpur Kheri on Thursday. The 45-year-old suffered a bullet injury in his leg and was rushed to …
  • BJP MLA shot at in Lakhimpur Kheri during Holi festivities 21 Mar 2019 17:35
  • BJP Lakhimpur MLA Yogesh Verma shot in UP 21 Mar 2019 16:20 By PTI LAKHIMPUR: BJP legislator in Uttar Pradesh was shot while he was returning home in Lakhimpur Kheri district on Thursday, police said. Lakhimpur MLA Yogesh Verma sustained a bullet injury on his leg when an unidentified person shot at him here at …
  • UP: BJP MLA shot at in Lakhimpur Kheri 21 Mar 2019 12:26
  • UP: 40-year-old woman, servant found dead inside flour mill in Lakhimpur Kheri; investigation on 11 Mar 2019 14:09 Image Source : AP / REPRESENTATIVE Woman, her servant found dead inside mill in UP A 40-year-old woman and her servant were found dead in a flour mill-cum-residence in Uttar Pradesh's Lakhimpur Kheri district, police said Sunday. Renu Gupta, the …
  • Lakhimpur Kheri: Girls found dead were strangulated, say police 02 Feb 2019 22:08 Police said that they are also not ruling out honour killing angle. (Photo for representational purpose) Two minor girls, who were found dead at Jheera Bojhi village in Lakhimpur Kheri on Friday evening, were strangulated to death, police said. Autopsy …
  • Two teen girls found hanging in Kheri 02 Feb 2019 03:42 LUCKNOW: In a grim reminder of Budaun case, bodies of two teenage girls were found hanging from an electric pole in Jeera Bojhi village of Lakhimpur Kheri on Friday evening. The bodies were spotted by locals who informed the police. The girls, aged 14 and …
  • Lakhimpur Kheri: Health department on alert after man tests positive for swine flu 12 Sep 2018 11:57 By: PTI | Lakhimpur Kheri (up) | Published: September 12, 2018 3:19:08 pm “The man is presently undergoing treatment in Lucknow and his neighbours and relatives, suspected to have come in contact with him, have been administered anti-swine flu medicine,” …
  • Uttar Pradesh: Groom shot during celebratory firing in Lakhimpur Kheri 01 May 2018 03:57 According to local reports, due to loud music playing in the background people standing alongside Verma could not hear the gunfire and failed to understand as to what had happened. (Picture for representational purpose) A groom was killed during …
  • UP: Groom dies during celebratory firing in Lakhimpur Kheri 01 May 2018 01:31
  • Lakhimpur Kheri: 12 killed as van rams into truck 28 Apr 2018 23:46 The damaged van that rammed into a truck in Lakhimpur Kheri on Saturday. PTI Twelve persons, including three women, were killed after the van they were travelling in rammed into a truck, in Uchauliya village in Lakhimpur Kheri district Saturday early …
  • 12 dead after van rams truck in Uttar Pradesh's Lakhimpur Kheri 28 Apr 2018 12:26 9 dead after van rams truck in Uttar Pradesh's Lakhimpur Kheri At least twelve people were killed and four others injured after a vehicle carrying 16 passengers rammed into a parked truck in Uttar Pradesh's Lakhimpur Kheri on Saturday.The driver of …
  • Uttar Pradesh: Van rams truck in Lakhimpur Kheri, 12 killed 28 Apr 2018 10:08 — By IANS | Apr 28, 2018 02:25 pm Lucknow: At least 12 people were killed when their vehicle travelling at high speed rammed into a truck in Uttar Pradesh’s Lakhimpur Kheri district, police said. Nine of the 17 people in the minivan were killed on the spot …
  • 13 killed as van rams into truck in Lakhimpur Kheri 28 Apr 2018 07:26 April 28, 2018 11:33 am Lakhimpur Kheri, Thirteen people were killed and three others severely injured when a van rammed into a stationary truck here in outer area early on Saturday morning. Additional Superintendent of police Ghanshyam told agencies that …
  • Van rams into parked truck in UP's Lakhimpur Kheri; at least nine dead 28 Apr 2018 04:53 This is the second road accident in the state this week which has resulted in multiple casualties (Source: ANI/Twitter) Nine people were killed in Uttar Pradesh’s Lakhimpur Kheri area on Saturday morning after a Tata Magic van carrying 17 rammed into a …
  • Lakhimpur Kheri: Gangster with Rs 1 lakh bounty killed in encounter 18 Jan 2018 02:53 Police said the gangster had 17 cases lodged against him and was presently wanted in nine of them. (Representational image) Uttar Pradesh’s Special Task Force early on Wednesday gunned down gangster Bagga Singh in an encounter in Lakhimpur Kheri. Singh, …
  • Lakhimpur Kheri: Coldest place in Uttar Pradesh at 5.8 degrees Celsius 23 Dec 2017 11:20 Image used for representational purpose only. LUCKNOW: Lakhimpur Kheri, located along the India-Nepal border in Uttar Pradesh, today recorded a minimum temperature of 5.8 degrees Celsius, the lowest in the state, even as moderate to dense fog occurred at …
  • UP gets 50,000 antigen test kits for critical districts 02 Jul 2020 04:58 Lucknow, July 2 (IANS) The Yogi Adityanath government in Uttar Pradesh has procured 50,000 antigen testing kits to strengthen the battle against COVID-19 pandemic. Additional Chief Secretary, Health and Family Welfare, Amit Mohan Prasad said that the kits …
  • Yogi calls Akhilesh to wish him on birthday 02 Jul 2020 00:47 Akhilesh Yadav planting a sapling on his birthday on Wednesday Lucknow: Samajwadi Party chief Akhilesh Yadav’s 47th birthday celebrations on Wednesday remained a low-key affair following strict instructions from the former chief minister to all partymen …
  • UP procures 50k antigentest kits for critical dists 02 Jul 2020 00:47 Lucknow: The Uttar Pradesh government has procured 50,000 antigen testing kits to strengthen the battle against novel coronavirus pandemic. Stating that the kits will be used to screen hidden coronavirus positive cases in critical districts, including the …
  • Indian sub-continent sets to improve in the journo-murder index 01 Jul 2020 05:48     by Nava Thakuria   30 June 2020 As the pandemic year 2020 rolls on, Indian subcontinent sets to improve in its journo-murder index with only two casualties this year to date. The first half of the year witnessed the murder of one scribe each in …
  • Locusts invade residential areas 30 Jun 2020 23:23 Locust swarm reach the city areas, pesticides being sprayed and people bang utensils to scare away locusts Kanpur: After invading rural landscapes, swarms of locusts have rushed towards residential pockets of the district early on Tuesday morning. The …
  • After invading rural landscapes, swarms of locust enter residential pockets of Kanpur 30 Jun 2020 10:07 View of swarms of locust in Kanpur KANPUR: After invading rural landscapes, swarms of locust rushed towards residential pockets of Kanpur early on Tuesday morning. The district administration sought police help asking them to use public address system to …
  • Govt to bank on migrants to resuscitate 19 ‘dying’ rivers 30 Jun 2020 00:51 Lucknow: While the revival of Kalyani river in Barabanki takes shape, the state government has prepared a blueprint for roping in workers under the Mahatma Gandhi National Rural Employment Guarantee Scheme (MNREGS) to rejuvenate 19 more rivers gasping for …
  • Locust swarms enter Kanpur Dehat district 28 Jun 2020 22:54 People banging utensils in a field to scare away locusts in Shivrajpur Kanpur: Swarm of locusts, after crossing Madhya Pradesh, entered Kanpur Dehat district and travelled ahead to reach the industrial city on Sunday following which an alert has been …
  • 607 new cases push UP's Covid-19 tally to 21,787 28 Jun 2020 11:24 Picture used for representational purpose only LUCKNOW: As many as 607 new Covid-19 cases were reported in the state on Saturday. With this, the Covid tally for Uttar Pradesh reached 21,787. Of the new cases, a total 284 or 47% were from the six districts …
  • 12 more teachers under STF scanner 27 Jun 2020 23:15 Lucknow: In the ongoing verification of documents of all teachers in government schools ordered by chief minister Yogi Adityanath following TOI report about how 25 women got appointed using educational certificates of one Anamika Shukhla, the UP Special …
  • UP: NHRC seeks probe into Unnao scribe murder case 27 Jun 2020 10:43 LUCKNOW: The National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) has taken cognizance of the murder of a journalist by sand mafia in Unnao district seven days ago. The victim, Shubham Tripathi was working with a Hindi daily. NHRC has issued a notice to the chief …
  • Covid-19 tally crosses 21,000-mark in UP 27 Jun 2020 02:59 Picture used for representational purpose only LUCKNOW: The novel coronavirus tally for Uttar Pradesh crossed the 21,000 mark on Friday. With 762 new entries, the total reached 21,180. Cases continued to pour in from Gautam Budh Nagar and Ghaziabad where …
  • Press Council asks UP for report on Unnao journalist’s killing 26 Jun 2020 23:08 Tripathi, 25, worked for Kanpur-based newspaper Kampu Mail. He was shot dead on June 19 in Unnao. (Representational Image) The Press Council of India has asked the Uttar Pradesh government and state police to submit a report on the killing of Unnao-based …
  • NHRC sends notice to UP govt, DGP over scribe’s killing 26 Jun 2020 18:19 New Delhi, June 26 (IANS) The National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) on Friday took suo motu cognizance of an incident where a journalist was allegedly killed in Unnao in Uttar Pradesh by the sand mafia. “Reportedly, the victim Shubham Tripathy was …
  • Lko: Police resolve 4,650 pending cases in 3wks 26 Jun 2020 14:17 IPS Laxmi Singh, inspector general of police, Lucknow range LUCKNOW: In a rare feat, six districts of the Lucknow police range resolved as many as 4,650 disputes within three weeks. The dispute cases were pending for the last five years under its six …
  • 83 people die as thunderstorms sweep Bihar; CM announces compensation; PM expresses grief 26 Jun 2020 07:33 Image Source : PTI FILE At least 83 people have died in Bihar as thunderstorms swept the state. Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar has announced a compensation of Rs 4 lakh each for the families of the deceased people. Out of the total 83, 13 residents from …
  • 24 killed as lightning strikes Uttar Pradesh; most deaths in Deoria and Prayagraj 26 Jun 2020 07:33 Image Source : AP 22 killed as lightning strikes Uttar Pradesh; most deaths in Deoria and Prayagraj At least 24 people died after lightning struck Uttar Pradesh on Thursday, causing most deaths in Deoria and Prayagraj. Nine people died in Deoria alone …
  • Lightning kills 24 in UP; CM Yogi extends relief 26 Jun 2020 02:25 Representative image LUCKNOW: At least 24 persons lost their lives across UP due to heavy rain and lightning as monsoon finally covered all of UP on Thursday. Several areas, especially west UP and eastern UP regions bordering Nepal, reported heavy to very …
  • Lightning strikes UP, Bihar; 110 dead in two days, 32 injured 25 Jun 2020 19:38 Thunderstorms and lightning have wrought havoc in Bihar and Uttar Pradesh over the past two days, claiming 110 lives, leaving at least 32 injured and causing widespread damage to property, officials in the two states said on Thursday. The lightning strikes …
  • Govt identifies land near Jewar for electronic manufacturing park 25 Jun 2020 00:02 Lucknow: The state government has identified land near the upcoming Jewar airport for setting up of an electronics manufacturing park. Minister for industries Satish Mahana said the proposal would be sent to NCR Planning Board for necessary clearances. “ …
  • Uttar Pradesh to scale up Covid-19 testing 24 Jun 2020 17:05 Representational Image AGRA: A day after the Indian Council of Medical Research (ICMR) urged the state governments to scale up testing for Covid-19, the UP government on Wednesday directed all district authorities to fix a target of collecting more than …
  • Auto, taxi drivers waiting to return to Mumbai 23 Jun 2020 15:15 Yogi Adityanath’s promises of employment and monetary assistance have turned out to be empty words Hundreds of auto and taxi drivers, who left the city for their native Uttar Pradesh to escape the pandemic, are now waiting to return – their savings …
  • Lockdown helped Rlys to use tech for speedy maintenance & construction 22 Jun 2020 00:14 COVID CARE Lucknow: Technology came in handy for railways during lockdown as it used ultrasonic flaw detection machine for maintenance of tracks. With no trains operating during lockdown, maintenance work was done without disrupting train services and …
  • ‘Use Modi’s scheme for jobs to migrants’ 22 Jun 2020 00:14 Lucknow: A day after Prime Minister Narendra Modi launched Gareeb Kalyan Rozgar Scheme to boost employment in rural India, chief minister Yogi Adityanath sought to examine the possibility of using the scheme to create maximum opportunities in districts …
  • SC transfers dowry death case from Unnao to Delhi 21 Jun 2020 16:57
  • Three ‘musketeers’ from Unnao who fired country’s imagination 20 Jun 2020 23:51 Narayanpur primary school in Unnao which was painted by migrants Lucknow: A group of three migrant workers quarantined at a primary school in a nondescript village Narayanpur of Unnao district is an inspiration behind the launch of Rs 50,000 crore scheme …
  • Make villages shine now: PM at launch of job scheme for poor 20 Jun 2020 23:37 Written by Santosh Singh | Patna | Published: June 21, 2020 4:45:05 am PM Modi launches Garib Kalyan Rojgar Abhiyaan Saturday. (Photo: ANI) Issuing a call to “turn adversity into opportunity”, Prime Minister Narendra Modi Saturday launched the Garib Kalyan …
  • PM Modi launches employment scheme for migrant workers affected by coronavirus lockdown 20 Jun 2020 13:38 NEW DELHI: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday launched an employment scheme with an outlay of Rs 50,000 crore for migrant workers who returned to their home states during the coronavirus-induced lockdown. Launching the scheme, Modi said during the …
  • PM launches rural job scheme for migrant workers in poll-bound Bihar 20 Jun 2020 12:32 Prime minister Narendra Modi on Saturday exhorted migrant workers to use their talent in different streams for making their villages prosperous by availing the rural jobs scheme which he launched from Khagaria district of Bihar, the state that would go to …
  • GB Nagar leads biggest corona surge, tally 16.6k 19 Jun 2020 23:41 Lucknow: Uttar Pradesh recorded 817 novel coronavirus infection positive cases in 24 hours, taking the total to 16,645. This was about 30% more than 630 cases reported on Thursday. The surge is largely attributed to Gautam Budh Nagar where a whopping 151 …
  • 31 dists under Centre’s job scheme 19 Jun 2020 23:41 Lucknow: At least 31 districts of Uttar Pradesh which have received 25,000 or more migrants during lockdown will be included in the Centre’s Garib Kalyan Rozgar Abhiyan scheduled to be launched by PM Narendra Modi on Saturday. UP chief minister Yogi …