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Uttar Pradesh relaxes night curfew timings as COVID-19 cases decline, check details

Uttar Pradesh relaxes night curfew timings as COVID-19 cases decline, check details

The announcement was made by the additional chief secretary of information, Navneet Sehgal, who said that this relaxation had come in the wake of an improvement in the COVID-19 situation in the state

Jul 11, 2021, 13:09 PM IST
Yogi Adityanath unveils Uttar Pradesh's new Population Policy

Yogi Adityanath unveils Uttar Pradesh's new Population Policy

Yogi Adityanath said that the increasing population can be a hurdle in way of development. 

Jul 11, 2021, 12:43 PM IST
PM Modi likely to visit his Lok Sabha constituency Varanasi next week, to inaugurate several development projects

PM Modi likely to visit his Lok Sabha constituency Varanasi next week, to inaugurate several development projects

PM Modi is scheduled to inaugurate Rudraksh International Convention Centre at Sigra in Varanasi during his visit.

Jul 11, 2021, 11:51 AM IST
Dalit Man mercilessly assaulted by woman’s relatives over alleged affair in UP’s Kanpur

Dalit Man mercilessly assaulted by woman’s relatives over alleged affair in UP’s Kanpur

The video of the extreme brutality went viral on social media, following which the police started a probe into the case. As per the latest information, the police have identified the culprits from

Jul 11, 2021, 10:44 AM IST
World Population Day 2021: Increasing population is the root cause of major problems including inequality, says Uttar Pradesh CM Yogi Adityanath

World Population Day 2021: Increasing population is the root cause of major problems including inequality, says Uttar Pradesh CM Yogi Adityanath

Yogi Adityanath urged everyone to take a pledge to make ourselves and society aware of the problems arising from the increasing population.  

Jul 11, 2021, 07:54 AM IST
Noida imposes Section 144 till August 30 ahead of Shivratri, Bakri-Eid

Noida imposes Section 144 till August 30 ahead of Shivratri, Bakri-Eid

Activities concerned with social, political, sports, entertainment, academic and cultural festivals and other gatherings won't be allowed without prior permission from the district administration.

Jul 11, 2021, 06:36 AM IST
UP Block pramukh 2021 results: BJP wins 635 block levels, calls it 'historic'

UP Block pramukh 2021 results: BJP wins 635 block levels, calls it 'historic'

The ruling BJP claimed a "historic victory" with win over 635 posts in the Uttar Pradesh Block Panchayat Chiefs.

Jul 10, 2021, 23:43 PM IST
UP Block pramukh results: BJP claims victory in 635 block levels, SP at 103

UP Block pramukh results: BJP claims victory in 635 block levels, SP at 103

The results of the Uttar Pradesh block chief elections has been declared and the ruling BJP has win 635 block chief posts.

Jul 10, 2021, 20:50 PM IST
UP block Panchayat chief polls: Two arrested, 6 cops suspended after NCW writes to police on sari-pulling incident

UP block Panchayat chief polls: Two arrested, 6 cops suspended after NCW writes to police on sari-pulling incident

NCW had written to the Director General of Police of Uttar Pradesh to immediately intervene in the matter and take strict action against the men.

Jul 10, 2021, 17:34 PM IST
UP Panchayat election: Counting of votes for 476 block chief posts begins

UP Panchayat election: Counting of votes for 476 block chief posts begins

Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath directed officials that tight security arrangements should be made at each block where counting is taking place.

Jul 10, 2021, 16:15 PM IST
'No regrets, no repentance': When former Uttar Pradesh CM Kalyan Singh had openly talked about Babri Masjid demolition

'No regrets, no repentance': When former Uttar Pradesh CM Kalyan Singh had openly talked about Babri Masjid demolition

Singh had also expressed that the Babri Masjid demolition incident was not a thing of national shame, but a thing of national pride.

Jul 10, 2021, 13:37 PM IST
UP govt's proposal: Special incentives for people with 1 kid, disincentives for those with more than 2 children

UP govt's proposal: Special incentives for people with 1 kid, disincentives for those with more than 2 children

With an aim to control the population, the Uttar Pradesh State Law Commission has released the first draft of the bill that is focused on this objective. CM Yogi Adityanath's government is likely to

Jul 10, 2021, 13:04 PM IST
UP block chief polls 2021: Shikarpur Block candidate alleges abduction attempt, security increased at her home

UP block chief polls 2021: Shikarpur Block candidate alleges abduction attempt, security increased at her home

"Security has been deployed near the residence of Monika Singh in Salempur village after unknown people attacked police," Bulandshahr (Rural) SP said. 

Jul 10, 2021, 11:16 AM IST
UP block polls: Akhilesh Yadav slams Yogi government for 'goondatrantra'

UP block polls: Akhilesh Yadav slams Yogi government for 'goondatrantra'

Several indtances of violence have been reported across Uttar Pradesh ahead of block panchayat chief polls. Former UP CM and Samajwadi party leader Akhilesh Yadav has blamed the ruling BJP government

Jul 10, 2021, 10:44 AM IST
UP block panchayat chief elections 2021: Voting to take place for 476 posts today

UP block panchayat chief elections 2021: Voting to take place for 476 posts today

The polling will decide the fate of over 1,700 candidates.

Jul 10, 2021, 06:55 AM IST
Uttar Pradesh allows Kanwar Yatra from July 25, CM Yogi Adityanath directs officials to ensure strict compliance of COVID-19 protocols

Uttar Pradesh allows Kanwar Yatra from July 25, CM Yogi Adityanath directs officials to ensure strict compliance of COVID-19 protocols

UP CM Yogi Adityanath said, "Complete adherence to the Covid protocol should be ensured. There should not be any hesitation regarding the safe and successful operation of Kanwar Yatras."

Jul 10, 2021, 06:39 AM IST
UP Panchayat chief polls 2021: 349 candidates elected unopposed, elections for 476 posts on July 10

UP Panchayat chief polls 2021: 349 candidates elected unopposed, elections for 476 posts on July 10

In a statement, State Election Commissioner Manoj Kumar said 1,778 nomination papers were received for 825 posts of the block panchayat chief, of which 68 were cancelled and 187 withdrawn.

Jul 09, 2021, 20:53 PM IST
12 members of family drown in Ayodhya's Saryu river, rescue operation on

12 members of family drown in Ayodhya's Saryu river, rescue operation on

Atleast 12 persons of a 15-member family reportedly drowned while bathing in Ayodhya's Saryu river at Guptar Ghat, rescue work operation are in progress. 

Jul 09, 2021, 18:54 PM IST
Recent UP local elections remind one of 'gross misuse of official machinery' during SP rule: Mayawati

Recent UP local elections remind one of 'gross misuse of official machinery' during SP rule: Mayawati

BSP chief Mayawati wrote, "Gross misuse of official machinery, money power and violence by the BJP during the election of district panchayat chairperson and now the block heads has brought back many

Jul 09, 2021, 14:48 PM IST
Uttar Pradesh to launch new policy on population control on July 11, aims at community-centric efforts

Uttar Pradesh to launch new policy on population control on July 11, aims at community-centric efforts

Uttar Pradesh CM Yogi Adityanath said, "There is also a lack of awareness about population in certain communities and we therefore need community-centric awareness efforts."

Jul 09, 2021, 12:35 PM IST