Jawed Usmani takes oath as UP Chief Information Commissioner

Former IAS officer Jawed Usmani on Tuesday took oath as new Chief Information Commissioner (CIC) of Uttar Pradesh at a function at Raj Bhawan here.

Modern schools for Muslims in Uttar Pradesh

Uttar Pradesh will open modern schools in Muslim-majority areas to provide better education facilities to their children, an official said.

Panel to oversee Lucknow metro rail project

A committee headed by Uttar Pradesh Chief Secretary Jawed Usmani will oversee the "formative steps" of the ambitious metro rail project for the state capital, officials said on Friday.