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  • In crackdown across Uttar Pradesh, 33 held for bid to rig UPTET January 23, 2022 8:26 pm While as many as 17 persons were arrested from Prayagraj, five from Ambedkarnagar, three from Meerut, one each were held from Kannauj, Amethi, Gonda, Pratapgarh, Mathura, Moradabad, Jaunpur and Sultanpur. (Representative image)
  • BSP has its own style of functioning: Mayawati retorts to Amit Shah's 'come out' remarks January 9, 2022 5:05 am Express News Service LUCKNOW: A few days back, while campaigning in Uttar Pradesh's Moradabad, Aligarh and Unnao, Union Home Minister Amit Shah jibed at BSP chief Mayawati: "Behenji (Mayawati) is yet to come out of the cold. Elections are around …
  • UP: How the regions voted in 2017, as voters swayed to BJP January 8, 2022 11:04 pm As per assessments on 2017 polls, at least 40% Jat votes and 17% non-Jatav Dalit votes (Khatik, Pasi, Valmiki, etc.) went to BJP. West UP The 73 of the 403 Vidhan Sabha seats that went to polls in the first phase of the 2017 assembly elections were in 15 …
  • Chinks in BSP’s Ambedkarnagar castle: 3 MLAs in ’17 to none now January 3, 2022 11:06 pm Lucknow: A constituency which has been known as BSP founder Kanshiram’s lab and from where Mayawati has won at least four elections will prove to be a major challenge for BSP in the 2022 state elections. The party, which won three of five assembly seats in …
  • UP: BJP's 'Jan Vishvas Yatra' to end on January 1-2 December 20, 2021 11:27 am The 'Jan Vishvas Yatra' of the BJP, which was flagged off simultaneously from six different places, will end on January 1-2 after covering all the 403 assembly constituencies of the state, the party said on Monday. The yatra, flagged off by BJP …
  • Lord Parshuram axe motif of SP Brahmin conclave at Katehri December 18, 2021 11:38 pm Ayodhya: While BJP national president J P Nadda kicks off the party’s jan-vishwas rathyatra from Ambedkarnagar district on Sunday, Samajwadi Party will simultaneously hold a Brahmin conclave in the district’s Katehri constituency in a giant leap to draw …
  • Eight 2-wheelers vandalized in Market Yard slum December 11, 2021 11:44 pm Pune: A group of armed suspects vandalized eight two-wheelers at Ambedkarnagar Vasahat in Market Yard between 1am and 1.30am on Saturday. “No one saw the suspects going on rampage in the area,” said senior inspector Anagha Deshpande of the Market Yard …
  • Paradigm shift: Community policing helps ragpicker kids go to school in Uttar Pradesh's Ambedkarnagar December 10, 2021 12:42 am
  • UP teachers’ exam cancelled over paper leak, 26 held November 29, 2021 2:18 am Shortly before the recruitment exam for government teachers in Uttar Pradesh – Uttar Pradesh Teacher Eligibility Test or UPTET, 2021 – was set to commence on Sunday morning, the state government announced its decision to cancel it over an alleged leak of …
  • RLD ‘identifies’ 32 seats to contest in partnership with SP in UP assembly polls November 28, 2021 11:36 am The Rashtriya Lok Dal (RLD) has identified 32 seats, mostly in western Uttar Pradesh, to contest on as a partner of the Samajwadi Party (SP) in the assembly elections beginning early next year, its state unit chief said on Sunday. RLD workers want party …
  • UP: Trader’s son killed by ‘friends’ over Rs 5 lakh loan November 16, 2021 3:09 am Representative imageLUCKNOW: A 21-year-old youth was murdered by his friend and his associates in Ambedkarnagar over repayment of Rs 5 lakh loan, police claimed. The body of Shiva Kasaudhan, who had gone missing on November 12, was recovered stuffed in a …
  • ‘Indian Road Congress norms overlooked’ November 15, 2021 11:37 pm SP chief in Lucknow on MondayLucknow: Accusing the BJP of having compromised with the quality of construction involving Purvanchal Expressway project, Samajwadi Party chief Akhilesh Yadav on Monday asked if Prime Minister Narendra Modi was aware that …
  • 'Ujjwala Yojana' has become 'bujwalla': Akhilesh attacks BJP over gas prices ahead of UP polls November 8, 2021 4:41 am Ahead of the Uttar Pradesh elections in 2022, Samajwadi Party President Akhilesh Yadav on Sunday attacked the BJP government and said that the Prime Minister's 'Ujjwala Yojana' has become 'bujwalla' (a damp squib)yojana. He was …
  • Mayawati to Akhilesh: Inducting those expelled from BSP will only weaken your party in polls November 8, 2021 1:34 am Hours after former BSP leaders Lalji Verma and Ram Achal Rajbhar joined the Samajwadi Party (SP) in Ambedkarnagar rally, BSP president Mayawati said that the SP’s organisation and base were not going to expand and instead will decline and become weak by …
  • Akhilesh says merge Lohia, Ambedkar ideology to oust BJP; inducts BSP leaders November 7, 2021 10:59 pm As prominent Bahujan Samaj Party veterans Ram Achal Rajbhar and Lalji Verma formally joined the Samajwadi Party Sunday, its chief Akhilesh Yadav talked of a need to bring together the ideologies of BR Ambedkar and Ram Manohar Lohia to oust the BJP from …
  • Farmers not going to get justice till BJP is in power: Akhilesh Yadav November 7, 2021 6:12 pm Recalling the violence in Lakhimpur Kheri, Samajwadi Party (SP) President Akhilesh Yadav on Sunday said farmers would not get justice as long as the BJP's “triple-engine” government remains in power. Along with the BJP-run governments at the centre and …
  • ‘Farmers will not get justice till BJP is in power’: Akhilesh Yadav November 7, 2021 5:48 pm Recalling the violence in Lakhimpur Kheri, Samajwadi Party president Akhilesh Yadav on Sunday said farmers would not get justice as long as the BJP’s “triple-engine” government remains in power. Along with the BJP-run governments at the Centre and in Uttar …
  • Over 1,300 kilometers of expressways are speeding up growth in Uttar Pradesh October 28, 2021 11:12 am Veer Singh, a farmer from village Pipri in Banda, Bundelkhand, spells out some numbers. "In production of food crops, the per bigha margin is between Rs 20,000 and Rs 25,000 but if you grow horticultural crops like potatoes, one bigha can accommodate …
  • BJP may drop farm laws before UP polls & implement later: SP October 26, 2021 3:20 am Akhilesh with leaders who joined Samajwadi Party on MondayLucknow: Accusing the BJP of only serving the corporates, Samajwadi Party chief Akhilesh Yadav on Monday said there was a possibility that the Modi government may withdraw the farm laws in view of …
  • UP Assembly Polls 2022: Expelled BSP veterans say SP only alternative to BJP, will join Nov 7 October 26, 2021 1:15 am Sharing the dais with Akhilesh Yadav, former BSP leaders Lalji Verma and Ram Achal Rajbhar on Monday announced that they would formally join Samajwadi Party at a public meeting on November 7. Lalji Verma and Ram Achal Rajbhar were expelled from the BSP by …
  • India: Series Of Attack On Christians October 24, 2021 7:26 am Joint Fact-Finding Report by: Association for Protection of CivilRights |United Christian Forum | United Against Hate    24 October 2021   The violence against Muslims in India which has now become pan Indian needs to be seen with the violence and vendetta …
  • PM's Kushinagar event BJP's attempt to project Purvanchal's growth story October 22, 2021 10:56 am Prime Minister Narendra Modi's grand inauguration of the Kushinagar International Airport has served to underline the focus of the BJP-led governments in the centre and the state on projecting the growth story of Purvanchal as a major poll plank. All …
  • NEET-UG 2021: Uttar Pradesh MBBS admission process and cut-off October 3, 2021 8:59 am The Directorate of Medical Education and Training (DMET), Uttar Pradesh conducts the UP medical admission on the basis of India’s single largest medical exam for undergraduate courses, the National Eligibility cum Entrance Test or NEET-UG. The National …
  • BSP national general secretary meets SP chief Akhilesh Yadav in Lucknow; calls it a ‘courtesy call’ September 27, 2021 11:05 pm BSP national general secretary RS Kushwaha calling on Samajwadi Party national chief Akhilesh Yadav in Lucknow on MondayLUCKNOW: Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) national general secretary RS Kushwaha on Monday called on Samajwadi Party national president …
  • Speculations rife as Akhilesh meets expelled BSP leaders September 25, 2021 1:40 am Lucknow: Expelled Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) heavyweights Lalji Verma and Ram Achal Rajbhar called on Samajwadi Party chief Akhilesh Yadav on Friday. The meeting was followed by reports that the two will formally join the SP soon, putting an end to …
  • UP Special Task Force Held Three For Publishing Fake Recruitment of Forest Department Officials September 4, 2021 4:21 pm Uttar Pradesh Special Task Force  arrested three members of a gang in connection to a case involving publication of fake recruitment of forest department officials and making false appointment letters and identity cards, the STF said in a statement. …
  • 7 Union mins to trek 3,500km across UP August 14, 2021 12:56 am Lucknow: Amid opposition’s aggressive Brahmin and OBC outreach, UP BJP is set to roll out Jan Ashirwad Yatra of party’s seven MPs of different castes who were recently inducted into the Union cabinet. The yatra, to be taken out from August 16-20, will …
  • With polls drawing near, UP govt lines up 34 projects for inauguration July 31, 2021 9:27 pm With the next Assembly election less than seven months away, the state government has planned to inaugurate at least 76 development projects worth more than Rs 57,800 crore. It has identified at least 34 projects, worth over Rs 9,691 crore, for which …
  • Corporators’ funds unlock, devpt begins July 31, 2021 12:50 am Lucknow: Development works stalled in all the 110 wards of the city are expected to resume in a few days as the Lucknow Municipal Corporation (LMC) has decided to release the third and fourth instalments of local area development fund to corporators in …
  • Hiranandani Grp likely to invest Rs 6k-cr on data centre July 31, 2021 12:50 am Lucknow: After Microsoft, Adani Group and MAQ, construction giant Hiranandani Group has expressed interest in setting up a data centre in the state at an estimated cost of Rs 6,000 crore, a government spokesperson said on Friday. Officials said the …
  • Political parties on mission to woo Brahmins before Uttar Pradesh polls July 23, 2021 12:09 am Satish Chandra MisraLUCKNOW: With national general secretary and the Brahmin face of the Bahujan Samaj Party, Satish Chandra Misra, heading the party’s show starting on Friday from Ayodhya, the BSP plans to win the caste group back as it claims to have …
  • Finance co owner held for conning investors in Lucknow June 20, 2021 8:30 am (Picture for representational purpose only)LUCKNOW: Director of a finance company, who was on the run since 2017 after defrauding investors of Rs 9 crore, fell in the police net on Saturday. The accused, Rukhsar Ahmad of Chinhat, is a native of …
  • No hard bargain with BJP to remain in alliance: Apna Dal June 13, 2021 4:38 pm Apna Dal (S) National President Anupriya Patel meets Home Minister Amit Shah, in New Delhi, 10-June-2021. (PTI Photo)LUCKNOW: The Anupriya Patel-led Apna Dal (Sone Lal) has dismissed speculations about party bargaining hard with the BJP leadership to keep …
  • Vaccination in Rajkot: East zone trails as west, central impress June 12, 2021 11:04 pm WHILE AROUND seven lakh people have been administered the first dose of Covid-19 vaccine in Rajkot city, making it one of the top 10 districts in the state in terms of percentage of population vaccinated, the city’s east zone is lagging behind as compared …
  • BSP shrinks even more as Mayawati expels two senior leaders June 3, 2021 11:13 pm WITH the Assembly elections in Uttar Pradesh just about six months away, BSP chief Mayawati on Thursday expelled two of its most prominent leaders, Lalji Verma and Ram Achal Rajbhar, for “indulging in anti-party activities” during the recent panchayat …
  • PM Narendra Modi’s aide at helm of relief operations in East Uttar Pradesh May 21, 2021 2:21 am Difficult times: Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s trusted aide MLC A K Sharma during a Covid review meeting in VaranasiLUCKNOW: While chief minister Yogi Adityanath is ramping up measures to contain the Covid second wave’s lethal run in Uttar Pradesh, Prime …
  • Illicit liquor unit in Azamgarh busted, 1 held, 2 FIRs lodged May 17, 2021 12:38 am Varanasi: Continuing its drive against hooch makers and vendors, the Azamgarh police unearthed another illicit liquor manufacturing unit in Mittupur village under Pavai police station on Sunday. One person was arrested in this connection in Didarganj area. …
  • Security guard booked for selling tokens at vaccine centre May 15, 2021 11:27 pm Rajkot: A security guard posted at the Ambedkarnagar urban health centre (UHC) of Rajkot Municipal Corporation (RMC) was booked for selling vaccination tokens for Rs 100. Ambedkarnagar UHC falls under the West Zone of RMC. The accused identified as Yunus …
  • UP: Hooch snuffs out five lives in Ambedkarnagar May 11, 2021 11:59 pm Picture used for representational purpose onlyAYODHYA: Spurious liquor claimed five lives at Makhdoompur village in Ambedkarnagar district early Tuesday and at least seven residents of the village, bordering Azamgarh, are battling for life. Hours after …
  • Non-profit Vibha joins Michelin Chef Vikas Khanna to provide Covid relief in India May 11, 2021 3:26 am Volunteers of U.S.-based non-profit Vibha which is working with Michelin star Chef Vikas Khanna to help in the devastating second wave of the Covid pandemic in India. Photo courtesy VibhaA second wave of coronavirus infections has ravaged India, leaving …
  • GHMC begins nala desilting works May 4, 2021 12:25 am Secunderabad: With monsoon set to start in another couple of months, officials of the Secunderabad GHMC zone have begun desiltation work in open nalas covering all five GHMC circles, including Secunderabad, Begumpet, Amberpet, Malkajgiri and Musheerabad. …
  • Uttar Pradesh: Last round peaceful, except minor clashes May 1, 2021 5:21 am Voters standing in a queue to cast vote in Mathura on ThursdayLUCKNOW: Barring minor incidents in seven districts, the fourth and final phase of panchayat elections conducted on Thursday, went off peacefully. Additional director general, law and order, …
  • Rural polls final round: Turnout 75%, higher voting in west UP April 29, 2021 11:08 pm Lucknow: The fourth and final phase of UP panchayat elections passed off peacefully with an average turnout of over 75%. There were, however, reports of chaos at polling booths at Sonbhadra and Mathura. The poll percentage was relatively moderate due to …
  • Uttar Pradesh: High Court judge, BJP MLA among latest Covid fatalities April 29, 2021 2:51 am A judge of the Allahabad High Court and a BJP MLA from Bareilly district were among the Covid-19 fatalities on Wednesday. Justice Virendra Kumar Srivastava, 59, had tested positive for coronavirus, was undergoing treatment at the Sanjay Gandhi Post …
  • Rural polls final round: Tough fight at BSP fort April 29, 2021 12:58 am Lucknow: The fourth and final phase of UP panchayat elections on Thursday will witness a pitched electoral battle in 17 districts, including BSP stronghold of Ambedkarnagar and jailed gangster Mukhtar Ansari’s pocket borough of Mau. The districts, which …
  • UP hosps turning away Covid patients to be booked April 16, 2021 3:12 am Oxygen cylinders being transported to Covid hospitals amid sharp rise in number of cases in Lucknow on ThursdayLucknow: Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath on Thursday issued directives that heavy fine should be imposed and a case be registered under the …
  • Ambedkarnagar police accused of custodial torture March 31, 2021 3:47 pm Lucknow: Three days after a custodial death at Akbarpur police station in Ambedkarnagar district forced a crackdown on cops with eight SWAT team members sent to the lines, another suspect died after being detained in the district’s Tanda police station, …
  • Uttar Pradesh panchayat elections: Polling to start from April 15, results on May 2 March 26, 2021 3:02 pm The Uttar Pradesh State Election Commission on Friday announced the dates for the four-phase Panchayat Polls. Starting from April 15, the results of all the four phases will be declared on May 2. The election, which is taking place just a year ahead of the …
  • UP's Purvanchal has a key role to play in Bengal polls March 26, 2021 6:37 am UP CM Yogi Adityanath, the star campaigner for the BJP, hails from Gorakhpur, the undeclared capital of PurvanchalLUCKNOW: UP's Purvanchal, the cluster of eastern Uttar Pradesh districts, has a key role to play in West Bengal elections happening a …
  • One year for polls, Yogi Adityanath govt’s focus is on completing expressways March 19, 2021 5:26 am As the BJP-led government in Uttar Pradesh completes four years in office, it is racing against time to complete major infrastructure projects, especially expressways, ahead of the Assembly elections due next year. The airport projects such as the …
  • RAF to be deployed in 20 hyper-sensitive dists for Holika dahan March 17, 2021 3:27 am Lucknow: To ensure a peaceful Holika dahan, Uttar Pradesh Police has geared up with planing and deployment of forces at certain places. AGD, law and order, Prashant Kumar said that as many as 20 districts have been identified as hyper-sensitive, where …
  • Triple Murder: Man Kills Wife, Two Daughters With Hammer Over Suspected Illicit Relations March 3, 2021 11:10 am In a shocking case, a 60-year-old man allegedly bludgeoned his wife and two daughters to death with a hammer at their house in Uttar Pradesh’s Bulandshahr over suspicion that they had illicit relationships with outsiders. The accused is on the run. While …
  • First batch of 1.6 lakh doses of Covid-19 vaccine reach Uttar Pradesh January 13, 2021 6:09 am Uttar Pradesh minister of medical and health Jai Prakash Singh flagged off the consignment in a truck to cold chain.LUCKNOW: The first batch of the much awaited coronavirus vaccine was received by Uttar Pradesh government at the Chaudhary Charan Singh …
  • Rajbhar’s 2022 gameplan: Smaller parties in UP coalesce to form ‘formidable’ fifth front January 7, 2021 1:47 am With the Assembly elections in Uttar Pradesh a year away, and the four big parties in the state – the ruling BJP, Samajwadi Party (SP), BSP and Congress – giving no indication of forming an alliance with any of them, the attempt by Suheldev Bhartiya Samaj …
  • Three held on charge of throwing hot oil on woman December 11, 2020 12:57 am Pune: The Market Yard police arrested three women after one of them threw hot oil on a 31-year-old woman while the other two abused and attacked her over an old dispute at Ambedkarnagar slum around 8.30am on Wednesday. The victim, Sonali Udanshive, a …
  • Over a dozen stray dogs die mysteriously December 10, 2020 12:13 am Morbi police initiated an investigation after an NGO approached senior copsRajkot: Over a dozen stray dogs died mysteriously in Ambedkarnagar of Morbi district in nearly 12 hours between November 6 night and November 7 afternoon. Local police initiated an …
  • He lost eyesight, but not vision of achieving success December 6, 2020 12:27 am Lucknow: Life took a tragic turn for Ram Darash, a bright student and son of a labourer, when he lost his eyesight soon after taking admission to pursue graduation. The setback, however, did not deter this student from a remote village in Ambedkarnagar …
  • Floods gobble TRS winning prospects in GHMC polls December 5, 2020 8:22 am HYDERABAD: The recent floods that wreaked havoc appear to have severely dented the winning prospects of the TRS in the GHMC elections. The BJP won a majority of GHMC wards in the flood-affected areas under LB Nagar, Uppal, Rajendranagar, Musheerabad, …
  • ‘54% girls in UP uncertain of return to school after Covid’ November 28, 2020 3:10 am Lucknow: One in two girls in UP is not sure of her return to school after the Covid-19 pandemic subsides, according to a survey conducted by the Right to Education Forum (RTE Forum) along with the Centre for Budget and Policy Studies (CBPS) and Champions …
  • UP to conduct random Covid tests on passengers reaching from Delhi November 23, 2020 12:13 am Lucknow: Uttar Pradesh has decided to conduct random Covid tests on people coming from Delhi in wake of a pandemic surge in the national capital. Talking to reporters on Sunday, chief secretary, RK Tewari said, “We will be testing people coming from Delhi …
  • IAF to inspect airstrip on Purvanchal e-way November 21, 2020 11:15 pm UPEIDA CEO Awanish Awasthi inspected underconstruction Purvanchal expressway on Saturday morning and said 64% work has been completedLucknow: As the ambitious project of Purvanchal Expressway construction is nearing its completion, a team of the Indian Air …
  • 10 candidates to contest on AAP banner in polls November 21, 2020 12:53 am Police check vehicles in view of the election code in the city on FridayHyderabad: For the first time Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) is contesting Greater Hyderabad Municipal Corporation (GHMC) elections. In the recent municipal elections, AAP’s Umme Salma won from …
  • Akhilesh slams state govt for arrest of SP leaders September 15, 2020 1:39 am Police personnel lathicharge Samajwadi party activist during a protest against the state and central government, in Varanasi on MondayLucknow: Lambasting BJP for the arrest of Samajwadi Party leaders who were on way to meet families of veterans who have …
  • UP govt speeds up land acquisition for 91-km Gorakhpur Link Expressway September 14, 2020 12:41 pm The Uttar Pradesh government has expedited the process of land acquisition for flagship 91-km expressway project in Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath’s pocket borough of Gorakhpur. The mega project spanning four districts viz. Gorakhpur, Sant Kabir Nagar, …
  • Unnao rape case: CBI indicts three women officers, recommends dept action  September 8, 2020 4:46 pm By Express News Service LUCKNOW: The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) has indicted three women officers for laxity and negligence in handling the infamous Unnao rape case in which expelled BJP leader and disqualified Bangarmau MLA Kuldeep Singh Sengar …
  • North India to witness intense rainfall over next 4 days; orange alert for U’khand for Aug 27-28 August 27, 2020 8:17 am Image Source : PTI/FILE North India to witness intense rainfall over next 4 days; orange alert for U’khand for Aug 27-28 The weather department on Wednesday forecast intense rainfall activity over several parts of north India for the next four days and …
  • Over 1,000 villages in 18 Uttar Pradesh districts hit by floods August 25, 2020 4:53 pm The Uttar Pradesh government on Tuesday said over 1,000 villages in 18 districts of the state have been affected by floods. However, Relief Commissioner Sanjay Goyal said the flood situation is being monitored and "there is an overall improvement…
  • Youth stabbed to death in Dhrangadhra over love affair August 11, 2020 1:07 am Jigar Parmar had an affair with accused Solanki’s sisterRajkot: A youth in Dhrangadhra was murdered and his friend was injured over a fight with eight persons in Ambedkarnagar on Sunday night. According to police, the deceased Jigar Parmar (20) and his …
  • Floods hit UP, CM Yogi Adityanath sends ministers to affected districts August 7, 2020 9:38 am LUCKNOW: As floods continue to ravage parts of the state, chief minister Yogi Adityanath on Thursday directed ministers Anil Rajbhar and Baldev Singh Aulakh to visit the flood affected areas of Gonda, Sant Kabir Nagar, Mau, Deoria and Gorakhpur among …
  • Rs 200cr of Covid Care Fund used on med tools & drugs July 31, 2020 12:12 am Lucknow: The government has received Rs 412 crore in the Covid Care Fund till now of which Rs 344 crore has already been spent. This includes Rs 200 crore on medical equipment and medicines and Rs 153 on migrant workers. After CM Yogi Adityanath reviewed …
  • UP adds record 3,765 cases, 57 deaths in 24 hrs July 31, 2020 12:12 am Lucknow: While a record 3,765 new cases and 57 deaths 1were reported in the state, an assessment of Covid data revealed that the number of activecoronavirus cases in Uttar Pradesh registered a 386% rise since June 30. The new cases took the state tally to …
  • UP tally crosses 77k mark with 3,570 new cases July 30, 2020 2:34 am Representative image LUCKNOW: The novel coronavirus tally for Uttar Pradesh crossed the 77,000 mark on Wednesday with 3,570 fresh cases in the past 24 hours. Additional chief secretary, health and family welfare, Amit Mohan Prasad said, "Of the total …
  • High alert in UP after terror threat inputs on bhoomi pujan July 30, 2020 12:23 am Lucknow: A high alert has been sounded in Ayodhya, its adjoining districts and other places of religious importance in the state following intelligence inputs of a possible ‘fidayeen’ attack during ‘bhoomi poojan’ of Ram Temple in Ayodhya on August 5. …
  • UP among three states to test 20 Lakh samples: Covid deaths near 1,500; cases 74,000 July 29, 2020 2:29 am At least 41 fresh deaths were reported in the last 24 hours, taking the total death count to 1,497. (Representational) Reflecting the extent of the coronavirus spread in the state, at least nine districts reported more than 100 new Covid cases and three of …
  • Over 1 lakh tests done: 3,578 fresh Covid cases in 24 hours July 28, 2020 7:20 am While 8,153 samples out of one million people have been tested, 313 out of every 1 million people in Uttar Pradesh have tested positive for the virus. In the last one week, the number of new infections has grown by an average of 5.4 percent every day. ( …
  • 4 Covid deaths and 42 new cases in Amravati in a day July 27, 2020 11:50 pm Amravati: Four Covid deaths and a spike of 42 cases have taken the district’s death toll to 53 and patient count to 1,771 on Monday. A report from civil surgeon’s office said three females and a male died at Covid Hospital during treatment today. The …
  • 5 held in Pratapgarh with Rs 2-crore ganja smuggled from AP July 17, 2020 11:52 pm Prayagraj: Five men allegedly involved in peddling drugs across the state were arrested with ganja worth Rs 1,606kg — worth Rs 2 crore — in Pratapgarh on Friday. The accused were identified as Dheeraj Singh, Surendra Kumar alias Rahul Yadav, Ravi Yadav, …
  • Eye on polls, govt readies roadmap for devpt in Purvanchal & Bundelkhand July 17, 2020 12:06 am HIGHWAY TO ELECTIONS Lucknow: Gearing up for the 2022 Assembly elections, the BJP government has stepped up development activities by pooling in funds in development boards constituted for socio-economically backward Purvanchal and Bundelkhand regions. …
  • Covid claims former UP minister’s life July 17, 2020 12:06 am Lucknow: Samajwadi Party leader and former minister Ghura Ram (63) died due to respiratory failure triggered by the novel coronavirus infection at KGMU on Thursday after being shifted from a hospital in Ballia. Two more patients referred to Lucknow …
  • UP recorded 1,685 new Covid cases on Wednesday July 16, 2020 3:25 am Picture used for representational purpose only LUCKNOW: The state Covid-19 tally crossed 41,000 mark on Wednesday with 1,685 fresh cases in the past 24 hours. With 197 cases, Lucknow accounted for the maximum number of cases reported during the day. …
  • Covid claims 2 more lives, city toll at 35 July 13, 2020 11:31 pm Lucknow: Covid-19 (novel coronavirus) claimed two more lives in the city on Monday, taking the toll to 35 so far, of whom 15 died in July. A 69-year-old Krishnanagar resident died during treatment in KGMU. “He was admitted on Saturday night with breathing …
  • Govt to bank on migrants to resuscitate 19 ‘dying’ rivers June 30, 2020 12:51 am 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 …
  • Monsoon covers entire country, 12 days before normal date; 10 deaths reported in lightning strikes June 26, 2020 5:16 pm New Delhi: The monsoon covered the entire country on Friday, 12 days before the normal date of coverage, as some regions received heavy rainfall, while Uttar Pradesh and Jharkhand cumulatively reported 10 deaths in lightning strikes. "Southwest …
  • Shocking: Lightning claims several lives in Bihar and UP in one day June 26, 2020 9:44 am Jun 26, 2020, 01:16PM ISTSource: TOI.inA fusillade of lightning strikes spread across 31 districts of two states killed 107 people on Thursday — 83 in Bihar and 24 in UP — amid warnings from meteorologists for people in both states to stay indoors as more …
  • Lightning kills over 100 in Bihar and Uttar Pradesh June 26, 2020 3:17 am Express News Service PATNA/LUCKNOW: Over 100 people, including dozens of farmers and labourers, were killed in Bihar and Uttar Pradesh due to lightning and thunderstorm as heavy monsoon rains lashed the two states on Thursday. In Uttar Pradesh, around …
  • Lightning kills 24 in UP; CM Yogi extends relief June 26, 2020 2:25 am 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 …
  • At least 20 killed, dozen injured due to heavy rains, lightning in Uttar Pradesh June 25, 2020 6:02 pm Express News Service LUCKNOW: Amid heavy monsoonal downpour, at least 20 people died and over a dozen singed after getting struck by lightning in various districts of eastern and central Uttar Pradesh. The state received heavy rains on Thursday following …
  • In UP hunt for ‘Anamika Shuklas’, two of those held share one story: Poverty, desire for govt job June 14, 2020 10:12 pm Written by Asad Rehman | Lucknow | Published: June 15, 2020 3:30:18 am Mahipal Jatav, father of Supriya, one of the two held for posing as Anamika Shukla AS POLICE look for the several ‘Anamika Shuklas’ who got hired as teachers in Kasturba Gandhi Balika …
  • Uttar Pradesh:'Was forced to share 50% salary with mastermind' June 13, 2020 5:43 am Anita has said in her statement to the police said that she was asked to deposit half of her monthly salary in...Read More LUCKNOW: The Ambedkarnagar police arrested another ‘Anamika Shukla’ who has been teaching at Kasturba Gandhi Balika (Awasiya) …
  • UP: Common Facility Centres to support artisans June 11, 2020 11:40 am One District One Product (ODOP) is chief minister Yogi Adityanath's dream project. LUCKNOW: The Uttar Pradesh government, to further facilitate artisans involved in indigenous and specialised crafts in various districts, will set up Common Facility …
  • Ambedkarnagar hospital chief dies; record jump in single-day fatalities June 10, 2020 7:54 am Written by Avaneesh Mishra | Lucknow | Published: June 10, 2020 12:10:43 pm Of the 18 fresh deaths, two each were reported in Agra, Meerut.(Express Photo by Vishal Srivastava) Uttar Pradesh on Tuesday recorded its highest single-day fatalities linked to …
  • Science teacher’s art of fraud: FIR lodged against ‘Anamika’ in 5 dists June 7, 2020 10:50 pm Lucknow: Acting on complaints of Basic Shiksha Adhikaris (BSAs), police of five more districts -- Rae Bareli, Ambedkarnagar, Bagpat, Aligarh and Saharanpur -- lodged FIRs against 'Anamika Shukla' who is accused of working in 25 Kasturba Gandhi …
  • UP: Inspector suspended over convoy of vehicles farewell June 5, 2020 1:38 am Policemen and residents violated the lockdown and no one was wearing a mask. (Representational Photo) A police inspector, Manoj Kumar Singh, was suspended and 10 other police personnel were sent to the police lines in Ambedkarnagar district on Thursday …
  • SHO leads farewell march, suspended after video goes viral June 5, 2020 12:35 am Lucknow: A police inspector who led a farewell procession along with 11 other cops in Baskhari police station area in Ambedkarnagar district on Thursday was suspended. SP Ambedkarnagar, Alok Priyadarshi took action against SHO Manoj Singh soon after a …
  • Uttar Pradesh: SHO suspended for taking out farewell procession in Ambedkar Nagar June 4, 2020 3:05 pm A screengrab of the video shows a cavalcade of vehicles during the funeral procession of the SHO LUCKNOW: A police inspector led a farewell procession along with 11 other cops in tow in Baskhari police station area in Ambedkarnagar district on Thursday. …
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