Tag: Uttarpradesh

Badaun Mosque
Badaun mosque the newest in the eye of a simmering storm

The mosque, according to the petition, was built by demolishing an ancient temple of Neel Kanth Mahadeva by Muslim ruler Shamsuddin Altamash.

  • Saturday, 17 September 2022
Teacher gets 20 yrs' jail for sexually abusing minor boy in UP
Teacher gets 20 yrs' jail for sexually abusing minor boy in UP

According to an FIR, the assault took place on May 14, 2015, when Vijendra Pal Singh allegedly took the child to the school's roof and abused him.

  • Friday, 16 September 2022
Girl consumes poison after rape, death threats from classmates
Girl consumes poison after rape, death threats from classmates

On September 5, she was allegedly thrashed by her roommate, a B.Tech III student, over some dispute related to a phone call. The accused also broke her phone.

  • Tuesday, 13 September 2022
Night Sky
Mysterious lights in sky baffle Lucknow people; is it Elon Musk's Starlink satellite?

On September 4, Elon Musk-owned SpaceX had sent a space tug aloft along with another big batch of its Starlink internet satellites.

  • Tuesday, 13 September 2022
UP hospitals to have signboards in Urdu too

All the chief medical officers (CMOs) of the state have been directed to ensure that nameplates, signboards and other information on display in the hospitals must also be written in Urdu along with Hindi.

  • Friday, 09 September 2022
PM Modi Laying Foundation Stone For Noida International Airport
Watch: PM Modi Laying Foundation Stone For Noida International Airport

PM Narendra Modi on Thursday (Nov 25) laid the foundation stone for the Noida International Airport.

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  • Thursday, 25 November 2021
UP Lakhimpur Violence
UP Lakhimpur Violence: Minister's Son Booked, Compensation Announced For Deceased Farmers

At least nine people including farmers and a local journalist were killed in Uttar Pradesh after violent protests erupted during Uttar Pradesh Deputy CM Keshav Maurya’s visit to Banbirpur on Sunday (October 4).

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  • Tuesday, 05 October 2021
Watch: IAS Officer Thrashes Journalist During Block Poll Coverage In UP
Watch: IAS Officer Thrashes Journalist During Block Poll Coverage In UP

Amid reported incident of violence in Uttar Pradesh on the voting day for block panchayat chief polls on Saturday (July 10), a journalist, Krishna Tiwari was allegedly beaten up by Chief Development Officer (CDO) Divyanshu Patel and some unidentified men in Miyaganj of Unnao district.

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  • Sunday, 11 July 2021
No Govt Job, No Schemes For Those With More Than 2 Children: Know All About UP Population Control Draft Bill

The Uttar Pradesh State Law Commission on Saturday (July 10) came up with a draft of the Uttar Pradesh Population (Control, Stabilisation, and Welfare) Bill, 2021, and has invited suggestions on it from the public at large.

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  • Sunday, 11 July 2021
Sealdah express derails in Uttar Pradesh

Lucknow: The engine of the Sealdah Express derailed on Thursday in Uttar Pradesh between Jafarganj and Akbarpur stations, disrupting rail traffic on the route, an official said. The train was going from Jammu to Howrah in West Bengal. While no one was injured in the incident, the Lucknow-Varanasi-Faizabad route was temporarily closed for trains. Due […]

  • Wednesday, 07 July 2021
At least 17 killed, 20 injured after bus overturns in Uttar Pradesh

Mainpuri: At least 17 people were killed and 20 injured when a bus overturned after hitting a divider here this morning, police said. The ill-fated bus carrying around 60-70 people was on its way to Farrukhabad from Jaipur in Rajasthan, Mainpuri Additional Superintendent of Police Om Prakash Singh told PTI. “The bus overturned after hitting […]

  • Wednesday, 07 July 2021
Akhilesh Yadav's bungalow vandalised before it was vacated: UP govt officials

Lucknow: Former Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav’s palatial government bungalow was vandalised and many structures were razed to the ground before it was vacated on the direction of the Supreme Court, officials of the estate department said on Saturday. With the keys of the sprawling house handed over to them on Friday, a team […]

  • Wednesday, 07 July 2021
Yogi seeks details on his principal secretary's alleged involvement in bribery case

Lucknow: Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath on Friday asked for details in a case where his Principal Secretary S.P. Goel has been accused of seeking a Rs 25 lakh bribe, an official spokesman said. A Lucknow-based businessman has alleged that senior IAS officer Goel sought money to approve widening of a road to his […]

  • Wednesday, 07 July 2021
All unmanned level crossings to be eliminated by 2020, says Ashwani Lohani

  New Delhi: In the wake of the death of 13 children after a train rammed into their school van in Uttar Pradesh today, the railways said it will eliminate all unmanned level crossings (UMLCs) by March 31, 2020. Railway Board Chairman Ashwani Lohani also said no step the national carrier takes could be completely […]

  • Tuesday, 29 June 2021