Uttar Pradesh

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  • SP celebrates Mulayam Singh's 79th birthday, Shivpal skips event

    SP celebrates Mulayam Singh's 79th birthday, Shivpal skips event

    The Samajwadi Party founder Mulayam Singh Yadav, during his 79th birthday celebration event, on Wednesday said that Akhilesh "is a son first and leader later" and added that he had blessed his son Akhilesh Yadav, and would continue to do......

    November 22, 2017
  • Cops make woman 'remove' her burqa at CM Yogi Aditynath's rally

    Cops make woman 'remove' her burqa at CM Yogi Aditynath's rally

    A woman attending Uttar Pradesh (UP) Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath's rally in Ballia district, was asked by female police officers to take remove her burqa. In a video which appeared on social media on Tuesday, a female police officer can......

    November 22, 2017
  • Uttar Pradesh civic polls: CM Yogi Adityanath casts his ballot

    Uttar Pradesh civic polls: CM Yogi Adityanath casts his ballot

    Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath on Wednesday cast his vote in Gorakhpur, in the first phase of local body elections, months after the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) stormed to power in the state. CM Yogi posted a tweet along......

    November 22, 2017
  • Bill Gates to assist Uttar Pradesh in tackling child malnutrition

    Bill Gates to assist Uttar Pradesh in tackling child malnutrition

    Microsoft co-founder and co-chair of the Gates Foundation, Bill Gates on Friday met Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath and expressed his willingness to tackle the issue of child malnutrition in the state. In a series of tweets, the UP......

    November 17, 2017
  • BJP leader, guard shot dead in Uttar Pradesh

    BJP leader, guard shot dead in Uttar Pradesh

    A Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader and his security guard were shot dead on Thursday, police said. A third person travelling with them was wounded and rushed to a hospital in Delhi. The incident occurred in Tigri village in western......

    November 16, 2017
  • Bareilly 'starvation' death': Akhilesh calls it 'blot on democracy'

    Bareilly 'starvation' death': Akhilesh calls it 'blot on democracy'

    Even as the Uttar Pradesh government on Thursday denied that the death of a 50-year-old woman in Bareilly was due to starvation, the Samajwadi Party (SP) expressed its dismay over the incident and said it reflected on the lacunae in......

    November 16, 2017
  • Adityanath launches UP civic polls campaign from Ayodhya

    Adityanath launches UP civic polls campaign from Ayodhya

    Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath on Tuesday launched the campaign for the civic polls in the state from the temple town of Ayodhya where he sought to convince the electorate that a win for the BJP would ensure holistic......

    November 14, 2017
  • Three killed in UP bike accident

    Three killed in UP bike accident

    Three young men were killed in Meerut in Uttar Pradesh when a Motorcycle they were riding fell off a flyover during a race, police said on Tuesday. The incident happened around midnight on the flyover on the Partapur bypass. A......

    November 14, 2017
  • UP sets up Yogi-led panel to double farmers' income by 2022

    UP sets up Yogi-led panel to double farmers' income by 2022

    With an objective to double farmers' income by 2022, Uttar Pradesh government has constituted a commission -- Krishak Samriddhi Aayog -- to be headed by Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath. The orders related to formation of the commission were issued on......

    November 12, 2017
  • Fake fertiliser racket busted in Uttar Pradesh

    Fake fertiliser racket busted in Uttar Pradesh

    A fake fertiliser racket was busted in a raid carried out in Reosa area here, police said on Saturday. Farmers from Reosa had complained about the sale of fake fertiliser in their area following which district agriculture officer (DAO) Akhilnandan......

    November 11, 2017
  • Woman killed for 'honour' in Uttar Pradesh

    Woman killed for 'honour' in Uttar Pradesh

    A 24-year-old woman was stabbed to death by her family members in a suspected case of honour killing in Mundet Kala village in Shamli district, police said on Saturday. Satwati's family members killed her as they suspected the woman had......

    November 11, 2017
  • Delhi pollution: 'Right to life infringed', says NGT; panel issues advisories

    Delhi pollution: 'Right to life infringed', says NGT; panel issues advisories

    Right to life has been infringed with impunity by the authorities and other stakeholders who have been mere spectators to such crisis, said National Green Tribunal (NGT) bench on Tuesday while issuing directions to deal with the pollution situation in......

    November 9, 2017
  • School bus falls into canal, locals rescue over two dozen children

    School bus falls into canal, locals rescue over two dozen children

    More than two dozen school children had a providential escape on Wednesday when they were rescued promptly by local villagers and passers-by after their bus fell into a canal in Mirzapur, police said. The bus of Sri Ram International School......

    November 8, 2017