Uttar Pradesh News

President Ram Nath Kovind to reach Lucknow today

President Ram Nath Kovind to reach Lucknow today

President Ram Nath Kovind is scheduled to meet some dignitaries and attend a high-tea with the Chief Justice of Allahabad high court Justice Sanjay Yadav and senior judges.

Jun 28, 2021, 08:37 AM IST
Sugarcane farmers threaten UP government of agitation if poll promise not fulfilled

Sugarcane farmers threaten UP government of agitation if poll promise not fulfilled

The farmers said they will stage a protest from July 6-12 at the offices of district magistrates, sub-divisional magistrates and tehsil offices.

Jun 27, 2021, 23:25 PM IST
‘Love Jihad’ case: Family alleges Muslim boy used false identity to trick girl

‘Love Jihad’ case: Family alleges Muslim boy used false identity to trick girl

They have claimed that the boy’s family was also involved in the conspiracy.

Jun 27, 2021, 22:48 PM IST
Asaduddin Owaisi’s AIMIM to contest 100 seats in Uttar Pradesh assembly polls 2022

Asaduddin Owaisi’s AIMIM to contest 100 seats in Uttar Pradesh assembly polls 2022

Owaisi said that he would fight the state elections in alliance with Om Prakash Rajbhar-led Suheldev Bharatiya Samaj Party (SBSP) and Bhaagidaari Sankalp Morcha.

Jun 27, 2021, 20:56 PM IST
Ahead of UP polls, Samajwadi Party leader coins slogan similar to TMC’s ‘Khela Hobe’

Ahead of UP polls, Samajwadi Party leader coins slogan similar to TMC’s ‘Khela Hobe’

Ahead of 2022 Assembly elections in Uttar Pradesh, the Samajwadi Party released its election slogan which seems borrowed from Trinamool Congress' ‘Khela Hobe’ slogan but with a Bhojpuri twist.

Jun 27, 2021, 20:31 PM IST
President Ram Nath Kovind bows, touches ground to pay obeisance at native village Paraunkh in Uttar Pradesh

President Ram Nath Kovind bows, touches ground to pay obeisance at native village Paraunkh in Uttar Pradesh

"I had never imagined even in my dreams that an ordinary boy like me from the village would get the privilege of discharging the responsibilities of the highest office of the country. But our

Jun 27, 2021, 14:28 PM IST
Uttar Pradesh Zila Panchayat chairman elections: BJP to win 17 seats unopposed as no other candidate files nomination papers

Uttar Pradesh Zila Panchayat chairman elections: BJP to win 17 seats unopposed as no other candidate files nomination papers

The BJP candidates for the Zila Panchayat chairman post are all set to be declared winners unopposed as no other candidate filed nomination papers. The deadline for filing nominations ended on

Jun 27, 2021, 13:23 PM IST
COVID-19: Uttar Pradesh on high alert after Delta Plus variant cases reported in neighbouring states

COVID-19: Uttar Pradesh on high alert after Delta Plus variant cases reported in neighbouring states

UP CM Yogi Adityanath has directed officials to collect samples from the UP districts bordering the states where cases of Delta Plus variant have been found and send them for genome sequencing in UP

Jun 27, 2021, 10:08 AM IST
Uttar Pradesh Assembly Elections 2022: Mayawati refutes alliance with Asaduddin Owaisi's AIMIM, says BSP will fight it alone

Uttar Pradesh Assembly Elections 2022: Mayawati refutes alliance with Asaduddin Owaisi's AIMIM, says BSP will fight it alone

She also said that the BSP will fight solo in Uttarakhand Assembly Elections.  

Jun 27, 2021, 08:32 AM IST
Kashi Vishwanath Temple in Varanasi reopens for devotees with new COVID guidelines

Kashi Vishwanath Temple in Varanasi reopens for devotees with new COVID guidelines

The new COVID guidelines will be implemented from Sunday, June 27, 2021 onwards.

Jun 26, 2021, 22:42 PM IST
Ayodhya should manifest finest Indian traditions: PM Narendra Modi in review meet with UP CM Yogi Adityanath

Ayodhya should manifest finest Indian traditions: PM Narendra Modi in review meet with UP CM Yogi Adityanath

In the review meeting, PM Modi said that the development of the city should be such that future generations should feel the desire to visit Ayodhya at least once in their lifetimes.

Jun 26, 2021, 14:59 PM IST
Noida TV anchor ‘faked’ robbery story due to family reasons, claims police

Noida TV anchor ‘faked’ robbery story due to family reasons, claims police

The Noida journalist had alleged that he was robbed of Rs 5,000 by five unidentified men who he claimed came on two motorcycles and accosted him when he pulled over his SUV briefly around 1 am on

Jun 26, 2021, 12:34 PM IST
IMD weather update: Scattered rainfall expected in parts of Delhi, Uttar Pradesh, Bihar

IMD weather update: Scattered rainfall expected in parts of Delhi, Uttar Pradesh, Bihar

“Thunderstorm with light to moderate rainfall and gusty winds over and surrounding regions of entire Delhi and its adjoining areas. There is also a possibility of very light rain in the city on

Jun 26, 2021, 11:42 AM IST
PM Narendra Modi to review Ayodhya development plan today

PM Narendra Modi to review Ayodhya development plan today

Prime Minister Narendra Modi will review the Ayodhya development plan at 11 am today. Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath will present a future vision of Ayodhya's development to PM Modi.

Jun 26, 2021, 06:31 AM IST
Yogi Adityanath to present future vision of Ayodhya's development to PM Narendra Modi today

Yogi Adityanath to present future vision of Ayodhya's development to PM Narendra Modi today

The future vision of Ayodhya's development includes modernisation, roads, infrastructure, railway station, airport and other several pending projects. Earlier in February this year, Uttar Pradesh

Jun 26, 2021, 00:03 AM IST
Lucknow airport revises parking fees, penalty to be charged for causing jams

Lucknow airport revises parking fees, penalty to be charged for causing jams

For a four-wheeler, a fine of Rs 1000 will be charged and Rs 500 for those causing a jam with their two-wheelers at the Lucknow airport. 

Jun 25, 2021, 13:17 PM IST
Uttar Pradesh university exams to be held by August 15, new session to begin from Sep: Deputy CM Dinesh Sharma

Uttar Pradesh university exams to be held by August 15, new session to begin from Sep: Deputy CM Dinesh Sharma

Deputy Chief Minister of Uttar Pradesh, Dinesh Sharma on Thursday told the vice-chancellors of the state universities to start the new session from September 2021 so that no inconvenience was caused

Jun 25, 2021, 13:10 PM IST
Ayodhya vision document for holy city's all-round development ready for presentation before PM Narendra Modi

Ayodhya vision document for holy city's all-round development ready for presentation before PM Narendra Modi

The Ayodhya Development Authority, which hired consultants to draft the vision document, has already presented it to Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath. 

Jun 25, 2021, 07:47 AM IST
IMD weather update: Delhi likely to witness partly cloudy sky, parts of UP to receive rainfall today

IMD weather update: Delhi likely to witness partly cloudy sky, parts of UP to receive rainfall today

The India Meteorological Department (IMD) on Thursday (June 24, 2021) predicted that the national capital is likely to witness a partly cloudy sky with a maximum temperature of 40 degrees Celsius. 

Jun 24, 2021, 10:07 AM IST
Kanpur Dehat's 2-year-old girl gets Covaxin jab, first in Uttar Pradesh

Kanpur Dehat's 2-year-old girl gets Covaxin jab, first in Uttar Pradesh

During the ongoing trial of Covaxin on young children in the city, the 2-year-old girl was given the first dose of the indigenous COVID vaccine. 

Jun 24, 2021, 09:03 AM IST