US woman attends her 'Facebook son's' marriage in Gorakhpur, UP

US woman has travelled to UP for her 'Facebook son's' marriage in Gorakhpur.

US woman travels to UP for her 'Facebook son's' marriage in Gorakhpur

US woman travels to UP for her 'Facebook son's' marriage in Gorakhpur

"Truth is stranger than fiction," these words of Mark Twain aptly fit in the case of Krishna Mohan Tripathi from Gorakhpur. The 28-year-old from Gorakhpur got married last week and the ceremony was attended by a surprise guest. 

BJP names 51 district presidents in Uttar Pradesh

BJP names 51 district presidents in Uttar Pradesh

The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on Monday announced new presidents of party units in 51 districts in Uttar Pradesh's 75 districts, a party spokesman said.

Air India to start New Delhi-Gorakhpur flight service from Jan 15

Air India to start New Delhi-Gorakhpur flight service from Jan 15

In a boost to regional air connectivity, state-owned Air India on Wednesday said it will launch its flight services to Gorakhpur from here, which will be operated six days a week.

Watch: UFO spotted in Uttar Pradesh - Is it real?

Watch: UFO spotted in Uttar Pradesh - Is it real?

Social media has been abuzz for the past few days about a reported UFO sighting in Gorakhpur, Uttar Pradesh.

People of UP have made those speaking on love jehad silent: Akhilesh Yadav

Amid an ongoing debate on intolerance in the country, Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav on Wednesday said those speaking on issues like love jehad and cow slaughter have become silent as they have been given a befitting reply by the people of Uttar Pradesh.

50 Uttar Pradesh districts declared drought-hit; revenue realisation suspended

As many as 50 of the 75 districts of Uttar Pradesh were declared drought-hit.

NGT lambasts UP govt over garbage in Gorakhpur, seeks report

The green panel also pulled up Gorakhpur Divisional Commissioner for not appearing before the bench despite the orders of the Tribunal.

Panagariya to head panel to oversee revival of 3 urea plants

Government has set up a committee, headed by NITI Aayog Vice Chairman Arvind Panagariya, to oversee the revival of three urea plants as well as the progress of Jagdishpur-Haldia gas pipeline, entailing investments of Rs 23,000 crore.

 

DNA: Gita Press reopens partially after more than month-long strike

The over a month long strike by employees at Gita Press in Gorakhpur was on Tuesday called off after the management agreed to most of the demands of its employees including pay hike following talks between both sides.

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DNA: Reality check of the accidents at railway crossings

Check out a new report about the railway accidents in India and a reality check of the accidents which often happen at railway crossings due to carelessness of people.

Also watch: Shutting down of Gita Press

Iconic Gita Press in crisis amid labour dispute

The printing machines at the famed Gita Press here have fallen silent for the first time in 92 years of its existence.

Teachers here are threatening to adopt Islam if their salaries are not hiked

Teachers here are threatening to adopt Islam if their salaries are not hiked

To what length would you go to demand a salary hike? A frank, one-to-one discussion with your boss? Probably yes.

Gita Press denies reports of shutting down

India’s largest and oldest printing press, Gita Press, has denied the reports of being shut down calling it a mere rumour.

Panel discussion on shutting down of the historic Gita Press- Part II

India's largest and oldest publishing house, Gita Press has shut down indefinitely owing to labour unrest.
Watch panel discussion on shutting down of the historic Gita Press only on Taal Thok Ke.

Panel discussion on shutting down of the historic Gita Press

India's largest and oldest publishing house, Gita Press has shut down indefinitely owing to labour unrest.
Watch panel discussion on shutting down of the historic Gita Press only on Taal Thok Ke.

DNA: Sad reality behind the shutting down of the historic Gita Press

India's largest and oldest publishing house, Gita Press has shut down indefinitely owing to labour unrest.

First Suvidha train to start from Delhi on Monday

 The railway ministry on Wednesday said the first Suvidha train, to replace the existing Premium trains, will start from here on Monday.

Gorakhpur: Minor lovers insulted by panchayat

Minor lovers insulted by panchayat in Gorakhpur, Uttar Pradesh.