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  • 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 …
  • ‘Complete acquisition for Gorakhpur link e-way’ June 26, 2020 12:09 am Lucknow: Chief secretary RK Tiwari has directed the district magistrate concerned to complete the process of land acquisition for the Gorakhpur Link Expressway in Azamgarh district at the earliest. While reviewing the progress on the project on Thursday, …
  • 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 …
  • ‘Use Modi’s scheme for jobs to migrants’ June 22, 2020 12:14 am 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 …
  • CM action plan: Raise no. of of surveillance panels to 1L June 20, 2020 11:51 pm CM has asked officials to make efforts to break infection chain Lucknow: To contain the spread of coronavirus in the state, chief minister Yogi Adityanath has directed to prepare an action plan to control Covid-19 in NCR districts. Presiding over a high- …
  • ‘Yogi has freed west UP of criminals, cleared cane dues’ June 19, 2020 11:41 pm 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 …
  • GB Nagar leads biggest corona surge, tally 16.6k June 19, 2020 11:41 pm 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 June 19, 2020 11:41 pm 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 …
  • Ration cards: Moradabad div benefits most in UP June 17, 2020 12:03 am Lucknow: Moradabad division, which has a sizeable population of Muslims and Dalits, has received the maximum benefit of ration card distribution in the state, according to latest data of food and civil supplies department. Over 6 lakh migrants were covered …
  • Domestic workers in Telangana worst hit by coronavirus lockdown June 16, 2020 1:05 pm Hyderabad: As the world marks International Domestic Workers’ Day on Tuesday, the year has not at all been good for these workers so far. The lockdown due to spread of COVID-19 saw many households not utilising their services at all. While this is so, the …
  • 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 …
  • Indian embassy evacuates 3 UP men forced into bonded labour in Malaysia June 14, 2020 6:29 pm Jun 14, 2020, 10:42PM ISTSource: TOI.inThe Indian embassy evacuated three men from Uttar Pradesh, who were lured by an illegal overseas recruitment agency and forced into bonded labour in Malaysia. They were brought back by a Vande Bharat flight four days …
  • PNB extends credit line of Rs 750 cr for Gorakhpur Link Expressway June 14, 2020 11:26 am In a major boost to infrastructure projects in Uttar Pradesh post the Covid-19 lockdown, public sector lender Punjab National Bank (PNB) has extended a credit line of Rs 750 for the Gorakhpur Link Expressway, estimated to cost Rs 5,876 crore. The 91-km …
  • UP Covid-19 tally crosses 13,000 mark June 14, 2020 3:10 am Police personnel splash sanitizer on a barricade in Lucknow (ANI photo) LUCKNOW: The Covid-19 tally for UP crossed the 13,000 mark with 503 new entries in the past 24 hours. Kanpur Nagar recorded the highest number of cases on Saturday. With 50 new …
  • Labourer slips from third floor, dies June 14, 2020 12:00 am Rajkot: A labourer tripped and fell to his death from the third floor of an under construction building on Saturday. The site where the incident took place is located at the place earlier Amrapali Cinema used to exist on Raiya Road in Rajkot. Police said …
  • UP STF to probe Anamika mystery June 13, 2020 11:37 pm Lucknow: The government on Saturday handed over the probe into the Anamika Shukla case to Uttar Pradesh special task force (STF) to uncover larger conspiracy in the use of fraudulent means to bag jobs in various Kasturba Gandhi Balika Vidyalayas (KGBV) …
  • India evacuates three UP men trapped in Malaysia June 13, 2020 11:37 pm The three Indians who were trapped in Malaysia Faizabad: Four months before the lockdown was clamped, three youths from Uttar Pradesh were lured by an illegal overseas recruitment agency with a network straddling Mumbai and Hyderabad and flown to Malaysia, …
  • 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) …
  • KGBV scam: Mastermind used fake documents to get a job June 12, 2020 4:40 am LUCKNOW/AGRA: Two days after the real Anamika Shukla appeared in Gonda and claimed that her documents were forged by several people to get jobs in Kasturba Gandhi Balika Vidyalayas, the Kasganj police arrested one of the masterminds behind this fraud. …
  • Mastermind of KGBV 'teachers' scamhimself used fake papers to get job June 12, 2020 12:30 am Lucknow/Agra: Two days after the real Anamika Shukla appeared in Gonda and claimed that her documents were forged by several people to get jobs in Kasturba Gandhi Balika Vidyalayas, the Kasganj police arrested one of the masterminds behind this fraud. …
  • UP: 'Real' Anamika files FIR against many June 11, 2020 7:28 pm Real Anamika Shukla, the science teacher who surfaced on June, 9 in Gonda, lodged an FIR against unidentified ...Read More LUCKNOW: Real Anamika Shukla, the science teacher who surfaced on June, 9 in Gonda, lodged an FIR against unidentified persons on …
  • 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 …
  • Corona swings to western UP; 412 new cases June 9, 2020 12:56 am Lucknow: Another leap of 412 new cases pushed UP’s Covid tally beyond the 11,000-mark on Monday. The state bulletin indicated the dominance of western UP districts and urban centres in the high number of Covid load in the state. While the top three …
  • 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 …
  • Govt teacher in UP draws Rs 1 crore salary after working in 25 schools simultaneously June 5, 2020 10:26 pm Ex-Police Captain David Dorn Shot Dead in St. Louis A teacher employed in Kasturba Gandhi Balika Vidyalaya (KGBV) in Uttar Pradesh has earned Rs 1 crore as salary after working in 25 schools simultaneously for about a year. It was only after the department …
  • Social Distancing Norms Violated In UP Cops Farewell, Officer Suspended June 5, 2020 10:35 am "A detailed probe is ordered in the matter," a senior cop said. (Representational image) Lucknow: A video has surfaced showing policemen in Ambedkar Nagar district allegedly violating social distancing norms by following an inspector in a …
  • 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 …
  • A train full of hope for new beginning chugs out June 5, 2020 12:35 am the journey back home: Migrants board Pushpak Express at Charbagh railway station in Lucknow on Thursday Gorakhpur/Lucknow: Less than a month ago, it took four days for Balwant Sahni, 50, to reach his village in Kushinagar from Mumbai. On Thursday, he …
  • 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. …
  • AI flight brings back 68 persons stranded in Bangladesh June 3, 2020 8:00 am Passengers being screened at the airport VARANASI: Under Vande Bharat Mission of the government of India, 68 persons stranded in Dhaka (Bangladesh) were brought here by an Air India flight on Tuesday. ADM (protocol) Atul Kumar said that the AI flight …
  • Yogi Adityanath's dream ODOP project takes wings June 2, 2020 4:28 am Uttar Pradesh chief minister Yogi Adityanath LUCKNOW: Vocal for Local, one district one product (ODOP) are the dream projects of Uttar Pradesh chief minister Yogi Adityanath and steps are being taken to accelerate the projects. The Common Facility Centre ( …
  • UP asks developers to absorb migrant workers in expressway projects May 30, 2020 2:20 pm The Uttar Pradesh government today directed the private developers of the flagship Purvanchal Expressway, estimated to cost Rs 23,000 crore, to provide employment to lockdown-hit migrant workers returning from other states. The construction of the 340-km …
  • Covid-19 surge returns to Kanpur city after 27 days May 30, 2020 2:06 am Picture used for representational purpose only LUCKNOW: After a gap of nearly four weeks, Kanpur recorded a spike in Covid-19 cases. Of the 275 new patients reported across the state in 24 hours, 26 were from Kanpur. The last surge in the state’s …
  • Babri demolition: CBI to summon accused May 28, 2020 8:42 am Picture for representational purpose only. AYODHYA: The special CBI court in Lucknow hearing the Babri Masjid demolition case will begin the procedure from Thursday to examine the accused under Section 313 of CrPC on basis of recorded statements of …
  • Uttar Pradesh Covid-19 tally crosses 6,000-mark May 24, 2020 8:15 am Representative image LUCKNOW: The state Covid tally crossed the 6,000 mark with 282 new cases being reported on Saturday. Majority of patients reported in last 24 hours were migrants. Jaunpur recorded the maximum number of cases for the second consecutive …
  • Migrant woes: AAP MP Sanjay Singh hits out at ‘anti-poor’ BJP-led central government May 23, 2020 5:11 am By Express News Service NEW DELHI: Aam Aadmi Party advocate Sanjay Singh on Friday attacked the BJP-led Central government for putting a price cap on flights and not starting enough trains to transport migrant workers back home. Accusing the Centre of …
  • In UP, 1,000 new Covid-19 cases added in last 5 days — sharpest till date May 21, 2020 7:26 am Four more Covid-19 patients died — two in Parayagraj and one each in Meerut and Gorakhpur — in the last 24 hours. The total number of coronavirus cases in Uttar Pradesh breached 5,000 mark on Wednesday and reached 5,220 with 294 cases reported in the last …
  • Over 1.95 lakh migrants from Bihar, 1.84 lakh from UP to return home from Delhi May 20, 2020 4:26 pm New Delhi, May 20 (IANS) Delhi Deputy Chief minister Manish Sisodia on Wednesday confirmed an IANS report that more than four lakh people have registered at the Delhi government’s website for going home and transportation being arranged for around 65,000 …
  • Maharashtra lockdown: Full list of COVID-19 hotspots in Pune, Pimpri Chinchwad May 15, 2020 5:10 pm Image Source : AP Pune: Full list of COVID-19 hotspots in Pune, Pimpri Chinchwad Pune reported 6 deaths due to novel coronavirus (COVID-19) on Thursday, taking the death toll to 181 in the district. Also, 194 new COVID-19 cases surfaced in the district, …
  • UP: Patients recovered surpass number of patients in hospital May 12, 2020 2:08 am 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 …
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