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  • Bihar's Gopalganj reports 3 Covid deaths in last 3 days September 22, 2021 11:48 am Bihar is returning to the clutches of Covid-19 as its Gopalganj district reported three deaths last 3 days, an official said. All three deceased were Covid positive and died due to low oxygen levels. Two of the deceased, who were residents of Gopalganj …
  • Pradhan and his team on three-day UP visit September 22, 2021 8:22 am (MENAFN- IANS) Lucknow, Sep 22 (IANS) Union minister Dharmendra Pradhan, who was recently appointed party in charge for UP assembly elections, will be in Lucknow on Wednesday to hold deliberations with the state BJP functionaries. Pradhan will be …
  • Samajwadi Party to contest 2022 Uttar Pradesh Assembly polls in alliance with RLD, regional parties: Akhilesh Yadav September 21, 2021 9:39 pm By PTI LUCKNOW: The Samajwadi Party, the Rashtriya Lok Dal and some smaller parties will contest the 2022 Uttar Pradesh Assembly polls together, and an announcement in this regard would be made soon, SP chief Akhilesh Yadav said on Tuesday. He said besides …
  • Train services adversely affected as heavy rains pound Bengal; more downpour likely today September 21, 2021 10:01 am Several trains have been short terminated or cancelled on Tuesday due to prolific rainfall and subsequent waterlogging at Kolkata station in Sealdah Division and Tikiapara yard. Several Howrah-bound trains were also short-terminated at Dum Dum Junction or …
  • Priyanka’s rallies: Veterans in UP Cong object to timing September 21, 2021 9:59 am With Congress General Secretary Priyanka Gandhi Vadra scheduled to kick off her election campaign for the upcoming Uttar Pradesh Assembly elections from September 29 in Meerut, a large section in the party is objecting to the timing of the rally. “The …
  • Priyanka to address 6 rallies in UP in October September 21, 2021 3:44 am After the Congress appointed a Dalit as the Chief Minister of Punjab, the party has planned six rallies in Uttar Pradesh to be addressed by Priyanka Gandhi Vadra. The rallies have been planned for the Meerut and Agra divisions in Western Uttar Pradesh; and …
  • 2 die after their oxygen levels went down in Bihar hospital September 20, 2021 10:23 am (MENAFN- IANS) Patna, Sep 20 (IANS) Two persons have died in Bihar's Gopalganj district after their oxygen levels fell rapidly. The bodies have been handed over to the families without conducting the Covid tests. The two died on Sunday night. The …
  • Gorakhpur treading on path of devpt as Yogi govt provided benefits to all: Min September 20, 2021 12:12 am
  • IIT-Kanpur Metro train will soon hit trial tracks September 19, 2021 12:04 am The Uttar Pradesh Metro Rail Corporation Ltd (UPMRCL) will soon start the trial run of the nine-km priority section between IIT-Kanpur to Moti Jheel. After the approval from authorities concerned and successful trial, the corridor is likely to be opened to …
  • Yogi Adityanath Unveils First Prototype Of Kanpur And Agra Metro September 18, 2021 10:22 pm After Noida and Lucknow, metro train has now arrived in the industrial city of Kanpur and Agra, which is famous for international tourism. Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath on Saturday unveiled the first prototype train of Kanpur and Agra Metro …
  • 12 more rain-related deaths in Uttar Pradesh, increases toll to 24 September 18, 2021 1:35 am Twelve more people died in incidents of wall and house collapse in Uttar Pradesh taking the death toll due to heavy rain in recent days to 24, officials said on Friday. The first house collapse was reported on Wednesday. Till Thursday, 12 deaths due to …
  • Adults have right to choose their partner, irrespective of religion: HC September 17, 2021 6:46 am (MENAFN - IANS) Prayagraj (Uttar Pradesh), Sep 17 (IANS) The Allahabad High Court has observed that adults have the right to choose their life partner, irrespective of the religion professed by them. The court made this observation on Thursday while …
  • Adults have right to choose their life partner irrespective of religion: Allahabad HC September 16, 2021 6:29 pm In such a case, not even their parents could object to their relationship, the court observed. (Representatioal Image)PRAYAGRAJ: Observing that adults have the right to choose their life partner irrespective of the religion professed by them, the Allahabad …
  • 3 members of family killed in Gorakhpur road crash; one injured September 16, 2021 9:44 am Image Source : REPRESENTATIONAL IMAGE (FILE). 3 members of family killed in Gorakhpur road crash; 1 injured.   A man, his wife and their daughter died on Wednesday, while the couple's five-year-old son was injured when the motorcycle they were riding …
  • Will break 35-yr jinx in UP and come back to power: Yogi Adityanath September 16, 2021 9:12 am Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath has said he is confident of breaking the jinx in Uttar Pradesh where no CM has been voted to power for a consecutive term over the last 35 years. “I am coming back. What has not happened in the past 35 years will happen next …
  • UP Cabinet clears kharif rice MSP of Rs 1,960/qn September 16, 2021 2:34 am The Uttar Pradesh Cabinet on Wednesday cleared the paddy procurement policy for the Kharif season by fixing the support price for common paddy at Rs 1,940 per quintal and Rs 1,960 per quintal for Grade A crop. A government spokesperson said that it has …
  • SP neta: Casteist BJP responsible for joblessness in state September 15, 2021 11:42 pm SP MLA Narendra VermaLucknow: SP leader and Mahmoodabad MLA Narendra Verma on Wednesday strongly rebuffed allegations about his party treading casteist lines for political gains. Verma said that if SP followed casteism, he would not have been the party’s …
  • AAP releases list of 100 ‘probable’ candidates for UP September 15, 2021 11:42 pm Lucknow: Aam Aadmi Party released its first list of assembly prabharis for the 2022 UP Assembly polls on Wednesday. These are likely to be finalised as the candidates from the respective seats closer to the elections. The list included important …
  • Uttar Pradesh: Three family members killed in Gorakhpur road crash, one injured September 15, 2021 5:39 pm
  • BharatPe launches 'BharatPe Lagao, World Cup Jao' contest September 15, 2021 4:12 pm New Delhi [India], September 15 (ANI/NewsVoir): Keeping up with its endeavour to empower small merchants, BharatPe, India's leading fintech Company for merchants, has rolled out an innovative contest for its merchant partners called 'BharatPe …
  • Spike in Covid in UP’s Bareilly raise concern September 15, 2021 4:56 am Just as Uttar Pradesh was gearing to be completely Covid-free in the coming days, a sudden spike in Covid cases in Bareilly has set alarm bells ringing. Eleven new Covid cases have been reported form Bareilly in the past 24 hours while the total number of …
  • Dalit village pradhan beaten to death, 7 held September 15, 2021 12:45 am Seven persons have been arrested for the murder of a 45-year-old village pradhan at Semardari village in Gorakhpur district, police said on Tuesday. All the arrested persons are distant relatives and neighbours of the pradhan, said police. Janak Dhari …
  • Allahabad HC stays second suspension order against Dr Kafeel Khan September 14, 2021 9:06 pm The Allahabad High Court has stayed the UP government’s order suspending Dr Kafeel Khan, a paediatrician, for the second time in 2019 for allegedly creating nuisance and misbehaving with staff at Bahraich District Hospital. Khan was already under …
  • SC seeks age determination report from AIIMS of girl September 14, 2021 5:52 pm New Delhi [India], September 14 (ANI): The Supreme Court on Tuesday directed the All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS) to submit its report on determining the age of a minor girl who had gone missing from Uttar Pradesh since July 8 and recovered …
  • Several districts in UP see spike in dengue cases September 14, 2021 5:32 pm Firozabad/Agra/ Prayagraj/Gorakhpur (Uttar Pradesh) [India], September 14 (ANI): A surge in dengue cases has been seen among children in various districts of Uttar Pradesh. In Agra, according to the government data to date, the total number of …
  • Bhabanipur bypoll: Priyanka Tibrewal files papers, says BJP will contest with ‘heart & soul’ September 14, 2021 2:36 am The BJP’s Bhabanipur by-poll candidate Priyanka Tibrewal on Monday filed her nomination papers, and said the party would contest the election “with our heart and soul”. The election, in which she is up against Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee, is scheduled …
  • September 14, 1981, Forty Years Ago: Report on riots September 14, 2021 1:00 am The report of the three-member judicial commission headed by Jitendra Narain, former judge of the Patna High Court, which probed the April 1979 communal riots in Jamshedpur bristles with strident strictures against the RSS, top district officials and the …
  • Congress To Fight UP Polls Under Priyanka Gandhi’s Leadership: Salman Khurshid September 13, 2021 6:27 am Former union minister Salman Khurshid on Sunday said the Congress would fight the upcoming Uttar Pradesh assembly elections under the leadership of Priyanka Gandhi but the face for the CM candidate was not clear as of now. The senior leader also said the …
  • Jails no longer fun centres, but reform homes: Yogi September 13, 2021 4:44 am (MENAFN - IANS) Gorakhpur, Sep 13 (IANS) Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath has said that the jails in the state were no longer fun centres for criminals and have been turned into reform homes for prisoners. He said his government had come down …
  • UP CM inaugurates multiple projects in Sant Kabir Nagar September 12, 2021 1:36 pm Sant Kabir Nagar (Uttar Pradesh) [India], September 12 (ANI): Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath inaugurated multiple development projects in Sant Kabir Nagar district on Sunday. "Today, I would like to congratulate everyone for these …
  • Kidnapped 5-year-old boy rescued, accused arrested September 11, 2021 11:19 pm Gorakhpur: Gorakhpur police freed a 5-year-old boy within 24 hours and booked the accused under the charges of kidnapping . As per reports, 5-year-old Abhashu, son of Baijnath Maurya, a resident of Sonoura Buzurg village under Campierganj police station …
  • PM Gareeb Kalyan Anna Yojana may be key UP campaign factor for BJP September 11, 2021 7:47 am Central government schemes that have helped the poor during the Covid-19 pandemic could play a significant role in ensuring support for the BJP in Uttar Pradesh when the state goes to polls next year. In conversations with state leaders of the BJP and Apna …
  • UP: Gorakhpur police gun down man wanted for girl’s murder September 11, 2021 1:26 am The Gorakhpur police have gunned down a 34-year-old man with an extensive criminal record who was wanted in connection with the murder of a teenage girl in the city’s Gagaha area last month, officials said on Friday. Vijay Prajapati, who had nine criminal …
  • Govt announces budget of Rs 255 crore for Kushinagar International Airport, flights may start from October September 10, 2021 11:54 pm Gorakhpur: Union civil aviation minister Jyotiraditya Scindia on Thursday announced a budget of Rs 255 crore for Kushinagar International Airport. He said that the flights are expected to start from Kushinagar International Airport from October. The …
  • Nepal, India agree to construct 4000-KV cross border transmission line September 10, 2021 11:51 am In a major boost for bilateral power trade, Nepal and India have signed an investment agreement for the construction of the second Butwal-Gorakhpur 400 KV cross-border transmission line. A joint venture and shareholder agreement has been signed between the …
  • Planetarium to reopen today after two years September 10, 2021 12:43 am Lucknow: Missing those celestial shows where you could experience the adventure of touching the stars virtually? Well, your wait is over. Closed for almost two years due to Covid-19 pandemic, the Indira Gandhi Planetarium is set to open for the public from …
  • Activate command centre to curb dengue & malaria in Uttar Pradesh: CM Yogi Adityanath September 10, 2021 12:42 am Yogi issued the directives after holding a review meeting through video conferencing with divisional commissioners, ADG Zone, DMs, SSPs, CMOs and other senior officials late Thursday. (File photo)LUCKNOW: With dengue and malaria striking various districts, …
  • No Mysterious Disease In UP Or Other States, Diagnosis Needed: Dr Kafeel Khan September 9, 2021 7:00 am Paediatrician Dr Kafeel Khan has been serving a suspension order for over four years for his alleged negligence in a case that shook the entire nation. In August 2017 as many as 63 children, who were admitted to BRD Medical College, Gorakhpur died as the …
  • UP: Chief secy summoned over water pollution September 9, 2021 2:00 am The National Green Tribunal (NGT) has summoned the UP chief secretary and other senior government officials to a December 6 hearing on the alleged little progress made in stopping the industrial pollution of three rivers and a lake in Gorakhpur district in …
  • Priyanka Gandhi arrives in Lucknow on Friday to give final shape to Cong’s election campaign September 9, 2021 1:59 am Ahead of the UP Assembly elections, Congress general secretary Priyanka Gandhi Vadra will be visiting Lucknow and Rae Bareli this week to review the party’s poll preparations. Priyanka will arrive in Lucknow on September 10. On September 11, she will hold …
  • First seaplane service between Varanasi and Gorakhpur? Here's what you need to know September 9, 2021 1:28 am The Yogi Adityanath government plans to start the first seaplane service between Varanasi and Gorakhpur. The state government has written a letter in this regard to the Ministry of Civil Aviation. The UP government asked the centre to conduct a feasibility …