Allahabad

PM Modi's wife takes holy dip in Ganga at Allahabad

PM Modi's wife takes holy dip in Ganga at Allahabad

In the city to attend a community wedding event, Jasodaben, who is accompanied by her brother, also visited the Akshayvat tree and paid obeisance at the 'Bade Hanuman' temple.

Dec 08, 2017, 15:24 PM IST
40-kg python alarms Allahabad college before professor takes charge

40-kg python alarms Allahabad college before professor takes charge

The incident took place at Shyama Prasad Mukherjee Government Degree College.

Dec 08, 2017, 09:27 AM IST
Fire breaks out in clothing shop in Ghumanganj area of Allahabad

Fire breaks out in clothing shop in Ghumanganj area of Allahabad

A fire broke put in a clothing shop in Ghumanganj area in Allahabad on Monday.

Nov 20, 2017, 11:40 AM IST
Uttar Pradesh Minister Nand Gopal Gupta Nandi gets foot massage from BJP workers – Video goes viral

Uttar Pradesh Minister Nand Gopal Gupta Nandi gets foot massage from BJP workers – Video goes viral

A video of Uttar Pradesh Cabinet Minister Nand Gopal Gupta Nandi has gone viral.

Nov 14, 2017, 21:35 PM IST

BJP names minister's wife as Mayor candidate in Allahabad

The ruling Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) in Uttar Pradesh on Monday named Abhilasha Gupta, the wife of a state Minister, as its mayoral candidate from Allahabad.

Nov 06, 2017, 16:15 PM IST
Talwars murder case: How court order ended 9-year ordeal

Talwars murder case: How court order ended 9-year ordeal

"The parents cannot be held guilty just because they were present in the house when the murder took place," said the court

Oct 12, 2017, 21:27 PM IST

Govt approves turtle sanctuary in Allahabad

The sustenance of more than 2000 aquatic species in the Ganga exemplifies the rich biodiversity of the river, lifeline to over 40 per cent of the country's population.

Oct 04, 2017, 19:34 PM IST

Three women among four mowed down by Rajdhani Express in Allahabad

A middle-aged woman and her daughter and two other relatives were mowed down by the Bhubaneswar Rajdhani Express while crossing the railway tracks near Naini Junction in Uttar Pradesh`s Allahabad district on Monday, police said.

Oct 02, 2017, 13:11 PM IST
Petition challenges UP govt circular asking madrassas to submit report on I-Day celebrations

Petition challenges UP govt circular asking madrassas to submit report on I-Day celebrations

The circular was issued by the registrar of UP Madrassas Shiksha Parishad, a government body.

Aug 25, 2017, 20:29 PM IST

Allahabad: Essay competition winner takes charge as SHO for one day

Total of 25 children from different prestigious schools had participated in the essay writing competition on the topic titled "A society without police".

Aug 20, 2017, 20:09 PM IST

Govt declares 4480 villages along river Ganga as Open Defecation Free

Villages accross the banks of River Ganga were declared Open Defecation Free (ODF) under Namami Gange initiative on Saturday.

Aug 13, 2017, 00:11 AM IST
Yogi Adityanath to tour UP to gauge effect of govt schemes

Yogi Adityanath to tour UP to gauge effect of govt schemes

Yogi Adityanath in the past four months had heard the grievances of the people by holding 'Janata Darbars' and had also made a conscious effort to make officials sensitive and accountable.

Aug 08, 2017, 18:26 PM IST
Aishwarya Rai Bachchan visits Allahabad to immerse her father's ashes

Aishwarya Rai Bachchan visits Allahabad to immerse her father's ashes

Bollywood star Aishwarya Rai visited the city today along with husband Abhishek Bachchan to immerse the ashes of her father at the Sangam, the holy confluence of Ganga, Yamuna and mythical river Saraswati.

Aug 05, 2017, 16:39 PM IST

Police modernisation in UP: CAG paints a grim picture

The Centre released "Rs 496.84 crore (70 per cent)" during the period, of its due share, as against "Rs 162.20 crore (38 per cent)" allocated by the state.

Jul 24, 2017, 13:43 PM IST
Over 100 roads in UP to become National Highways: Keshav Prasad Maurya

Over 100 roads in UP to become National Highways: Keshav Prasad Maurya

The BJP came to power in UP only in March this year and already we have succeeded in making a major part of the state's roads free of potholes.

Jul 09, 2017, 20:28 PM IST

Heavy rains to lash Uttar Pradesh: Met office

The orange code -- warning of very heavy rains -- has been flashed for many areas.

Jul 05, 2017, 10:14 AM IST
Uttar Pradesh CM Yogi Adityanath promises to develop cities in 'smart' list

Uttar Pradesh CM Yogi Adityanath promises to develop cities in 'smart' list

Announcing the new list of smart cities in Delhi, Naidu said 45 cities contested for the 40 available smart city slots but only 30 were selected to ensure their feasibility and workable plans.

 

Jun 23, 2017, 15:14 PM IST

Allahabad, Varanasi to be linked by waterway by 2019: Nitin Gadkari

"To make the next Kumbh successful, we would do everything possible as far as the road and waterways transport sectors are concerned," Nitin Gadkari said.

Jun 12, 2017, 21:00 PM IST
Girls outperform boys in UP board's high school & intermediate exams

Girls outperform boys in UP board's high school & intermediate exams

The girls' success rate for High School was 86.50 against the boys' 76.75 percent.

Jun 09, 2017, 17:35 PM IST
UP minister Yogi Adityanath dubs Allahabad cooler incident 'insensitive', assures action

UP minister Yogi Adityanath dubs Allahabad cooler incident 'insensitive', assures action

Around 20 air coolers were reportedly hired for the Chief Minister's visit to the Swaroop Rani Nehru hospital in Allahabad on Sunday.

Jun 06, 2017, 15:00 PM IST