Uttar Pradesh News

Mamata Banerjee will face consequences of her actions: BJP President Amit Shah

Mamata Banerjee will face consequences of her actions: BJP President Amit Shah

Addressing a rally in Aligarh, the BJP chief said that Mamata is jittery over BJP's rising popularity in the state.

Feb 06, 2019, 17:00 PM IST
Over 40 lakh UP employees to go on strike on Wednesday; state invokes ESMA

Over 40 lakh UP employees to go on strike on Wednesday; state invokes ESMA

Protestors are demanding the implementation of the old pension scheme.

Feb 06, 2019, 00:11 AM IST
UP Assembly ruckus: SP MLAs are goons, says Yogi Adityanath

UP Assembly ruckus: SP MLAs are goons, says Yogi Adityanath

“The conduct of the legislators of Samajwadi Party, Bahujan Samaj Party and Congress is undemocratic and unconstitutional. Such behaviour and conduct weakens the democracy and undermine its

Feb 05, 2019, 15:01 PM IST
Fire breaks out in two tents at Kumbh Mela in Prayagraj, no casualties reported

Fire breaks out in two tents at Kumbh Mela in Prayagraj, no casualties reported

An incident of fire had earlier been reported a day before the Kumbh mela began in January. 

Feb 05, 2019, 13:38 PM IST
UP Budget Session: Opposition members hurl paper balls towards podium during Guv's address

UP Budget Session: Opposition members hurl paper balls towards podium during Guv's address

Opposition members hurled paper balls towards the podium as Uttar Pradesh Governor Ram Naik addressed a joint sitting of the state legislature on the Budget Session first day on Tuesday.

Feb 05, 2019, 13:07 PM IST
Kumbh Mela 2019 gets floating pathways: All you need to know about pontoon bridges

Kumbh Mela 2019 gets floating pathways: All you need to know about pontoon bridges

Essentially temporary in nature, pontoon bridges provide a deck for pedestrian movement - increasing convenience and mobility.

Feb 05, 2019, 09:43 AM IST
Devotees take holy dip on 'Mauni Amavasya' at ongoing Kumbh Mela in Prayagraj

Devotees take holy dip on 'Mauni Amavasya' at ongoing Kumbh Mela in Prayagraj

Thousands of devotees took a holy dip on 'Mauni Amavasya' at ongoing Kumbh Mela in Praygaraj. 

Feb 04, 2019, 07:48 AM IST
BSP, SP should have included Congress in UP alliance against BJP to finish the game: Yashwant Sinha

BSP, SP should have included Congress in UP alliance against BJP to finish the game: Yashwant Sinha

Sinha, who resigned from the BJP last year and has floated the Rashtra Manch, a non-party platform, said his advice to opposition parties was that they should come together and form strong alliances

Feb 03, 2019, 12:18 PM IST
UP Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath denied permission to address rally in West Bengal

UP Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath denied permission to address rally in West Bengal

Yogi Adityanath was scheduled to address a rally in West Dinajpur, West Bengal, on Sunday.

Feb 03, 2019, 10:42 AM IST
Special postage stamp on Kumbh Mela released

Special postage stamp on Kumbh Mela released

Union Minister of State for Railways and Communication Manoj Sinha on Saturday released a special postage stamp on Kumbh Mela.

Feb 02, 2019, 19:07 PM IST
2019 Lok Sabha election crucial as BJP wants to hoist its flag from Kanyakumari to Kashmir: Amit Shah

2019 Lok Sabha election crucial as BJP wants to hoist its flag from Kanyakumari to Kashmir: Amit Shah

Amit Shah urged the BJP supporters to mobilise support for the party for the upcoming polls.

Feb 02, 2019, 16:35 PM IST
FIR lodged against SP leader Azam Khan for allegedly defaming RSS

FIR lodged against SP leader Azam Khan for allegedly defaming RSS

In his complaint, Naqvi has also accused Khan of insulting Shia religious leader Qalbe Jawad and his secretary Imran Naqvi.

Feb 02, 2019, 10:59 AM IST
Ram temple issue at decisive stage, tread carefully: RSS chief Mohan Bhagwat

Ram temple issue at decisive stage, tread carefully: RSS chief Mohan Bhagwat

RSS chief Mohan Bhagwat Friday said the Ayodhya issue was at a decisive stage, suggesting that those campaigning for the construction of a Ram temple should wait it out for a few months.

Feb 01, 2019, 21:50 PM IST
NGT orders UP govt to submit 25 crore for failure to curb pollution in Agra

NGT orders UP govt to submit 25 crore for failure to curb pollution in Agra

50 per cent of sewerage system was not in working condition, untreated sewage was being dumped into the open drains and the drainage system was 55 years old

Feb 01, 2019, 18:18 PM IST
Uttar Pradesh: 3 killed in cracker factory explosion in Banda district

Uttar Pradesh: 3 killed in cracker factory explosion in Banda district

More than five people are still feared trapped. 

Jan 31, 2019, 23:55 PM IST
'Raahgiri Day' to be held in Noida for the first time on February 3

'Raahgiri Day' to be held in Noida for the first time on February 3

Noida residents will get a chance to stake claim over their streets with dance, music and performing arts under the 'Raahgiri' initiative

Jan 31, 2019, 17:10 PM IST
BSP memorial scam: ED raids six locations in Lucknow

BSP memorial scam: ED raids six locations in Lucknow

Raids were conducted in Gomti Nagar and Hazratganj localities of Lucknow.

Jan 31, 2019, 16:04 PM IST
13 booked for firing air shots at Mahatma Gandhi's effigy

13 booked for firing air shots at Mahatma Gandhi's effigy

A video of people associated with Hindu Mahasabha firing shots at the effigy went viral online.

Jan 31, 2019, 09:01 AM IST
Baba Ramdev urges sadhus at Kumbh Mela to quit smoking

Baba Ramdev urges sadhus at Kumbh Mela to quit smoking

The 55-day long Kumbh Mela, which started on January 15, is scheduled to end on March 4.

Jan 31, 2019, 08:38 AM IST
Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath to attend VHP's Dharma Sansad, meet RSS Chief

Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath to attend VHP's Dharma Sansad, meet RSS Chief

On Wednesday, a group of saints had announced that they will start the construction of Ram Temple in Ayodhya from February 21.

Jan 31, 2019, 07:02 AM IST