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PM Modi asks CM Adityanath to solve water crisis in UP ahead of 2022 Assembly polls

PM Modi asks CM Adityanath to solve water crisis in UP ahead of 2022 Assembly polls

To expedite projects related to water resources, the Modi government would release Rs 9,000 crore to UP which includes water-starved regions of Bundelkhand and Vindhyachal, reports said.  

Jun 17, 2019, 08:30 AM IST
13-yr-old boy allegedly sodomised by four men in UP village: Police

13-yr-old boy allegedly sodomised by four men in UP village: Police

A teenage boy was allegedly sodomised by four men of his village in the Puwaya area here, police said on Sunday.

Jun 16, 2019, 12:56 PM IST
Acid attack on mother-son duo over alleged dowry demand in UP's Bahraich

Acid attack on mother-son duo over alleged dowry demand in UP's Bahraich

A mother-son duo suffered grievous burns after acid was thrown on them in Huzoorpur police station area of Bahraich district in Uttar Pradesh on Saturday night. The duo was reportedly asleep outside

Jun 16, 2019, 12:46 PM IST
Shiv Sena chief Uddhav Thackeray makes strong pitch for Ram temple in Ayodhya, asks govt to bring ordinance

Shiv Sena chief Uddhav Thackeray makes strong pitch for Ram temple in Ayodhya, asks govt to bring ordinance

He also assured that a Ram temple in Ayodhya will be constructed soon under the leadership of PM Narendra Modi.

Jun 16, 2019, 12:12 PM IST
In a first, Lucknow to get road constructed with plastic waste

In a first, Lucknow to get road constructed with plastic waste

In a first, the Lucknow Development Authority (LDA) is constructing a road using plastic waste. The road is constructed from Gomti Nagar Police Station to Indian Institute of Management (IIM) under

Jun 16, 2019, 09:05 AM IST
Uddhav Thackeray, 18 Shiv Sena MPs offer prayers at makeshift Ram temple in Ayodhya

Uddhav Thackeray, 18 Shiv Sena MPs offer prayers at makeshift Ram temple in Ayodhya

Shiv Sen chief and 18 party MPs will visit the birthplace of Lord Ram on Sunday and offer prayers at the makeshift Ram temple.

Jun 16, 2019, 06:37 AM IST
No merger with SP, PSP will form govt in UP alone after 2022 assembly polls: Shivpal Yadav

No merger with SP, PSP will form govt in UP alone after 2022 assembly polls: Shivpal Yadav

Putting to rest the speculation of a merger of his party (PSP) with SP, Shivpal Yadav said, "Rumours are that there will be a merger but this (revelation) should put an end to all that." 

Jun 15, 2019, 09:23 AM IST
High alert in Ayodhya after intelligence warning of terror attack

High alert in Ayodhya after intelligence warning of terror attack

In the wake of the intelligence warning, the security across the city has been beefed up and the paramilitary forces deployed here have been asked to be more vigilant.

Jun 15, 2019, 09:18 AM IST
Fire breaks out at pesticide factory in UP's Meerut

Fire breaks out at pesticide factory in UP's Meerut

A massive fire broke out at a pesticide factory here, officials said on Saturday.

Jun 15, 2019, 07:50 AM IST
Will strengthen Congress in UP; contest 2022 polls alone: Jyotiraditya Scindia

Will strengthen Congress in UP; contest 2022 polls alone: Jyotiraditya Scindia

He said that after discussions and taking the feedback and suggestions of the candidates and the party leaders, it had emerged that hard work was required to strengthen the Congress organisational

Jun 15, 2019, 06:44 AM IST
UP CM Yogi Adityanath warns Noida builders: Fulfil promises or face music

UP CM Yogi Adityanath warns Noida builders: Fulfil promises or face music

In the backdrop of fraud and cheating cases involving builders, Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath on Friday held a meeting with them along with all the three authorities` officials on his

Jun 14, 2019, 23:38 PM IST
Mortal remains of CRPF jawan martyred in Anantnag reaches his hometown in Ghazipur

Mortal remains of CRPF jawan martyred in Anantnag reaches his hometown in Ghazipur

Former Union Minister Manoj Sinha visited the deceased CRPF constable's house to meet his family. 

Jun 14, 2019, 07:22 AM IST
CBI books ex-MP Ateeq Ahmed for abduction of businessman

CBI books ex-MP Ateeq Ahmed for abduction of businessman

The CBI has booked former MP Atique Ahmed and others for allegedly orchestrating the abduction of a businessman from jail.

Jun 13, 2019, 13:39 PM IST
Will find out who did not work: Priyanka Gandhi Vadra rebukes Congress workers for not giving their best in Lok Sabha election

Will find out who did not work: Priyanka Gandhi Vadra rebukes Congress workers for not giving their best in Lok Sabha election

Priyanka Gandhi Vadra had campaigned vigorously in favour of Congress candidates in UP, especially in Raebareli and Amethi but the party lost all the seats in UP with Raebareli being the only

Jun 13, 2019, 07:27 AM IST
Uttar Pradesh hikes fines for violation of traffic rules

Uttar Pradesh hikes fines for violation of traffic rules

The Uttar Pradesh government has doubled the penalty for violation of traffic rules. The state cabinet has approved the amendment to the Uttar Pradesh Motor Vehicle Rules (1988), in a meeting chaired

Jun 12, 2019, 23:17 PM IST
Congress workers want party to project Priyanka Gandhi as CM candidate for UP Assembly poll

Congress workers want party to project Priyanka Gandhi as CM candidate for UP Assembly poll

Priyanka, who is also Congress general secretary for Uttar Pradesh East, visited Rae Bareli with her mother and UPA chairperson Sonia Gandhi.

Jun 12, 2019, 22:11 PM IST
Uttar Pradesh Bar Council president shot dead by colleague, assailant tries to kill himself: Police

Uttar Pradesh Bar Council president shot dead by colleague, assailant tries to kill himself: Police

Uttar Pradesh Bar Council president Darvesh Singh was allegedly shot dead Wednesday in the court premises here by a lawyer who then tried to kill himself, police said. Singh, who was elected to the

Jun 12, 2019, 17:33 PM IST
Journalist Amit Sharma covering train derailment beaten, abused by railway police - Watch

Journalist Amit Sharma covering train derailment beaten, abused by railway police - Watch

Talking to ANI, Sharma said that the policemen were in plain clothes and one of them hit on his camera.

Jun 12, 2019, 17:23 PM IST
Varanasi on road to become a smart city, to have ropeways to ease road congestion

Varanasi on road to become a smart city, to have ropeways to ease road congestion

The first proposed route of the ropeway would be Shivpur to Sigra and Lanka while the second route would be from Kuccheri to Lahurabir, Maidagin and Gudauliya. 

Jun 12, 2019, 14:54 PM IST
At meeting chaired by Jyotiraditya Scindia, UP Congressmen blame top party leaders for Lok Sabha poll debacle

At meeting chaired by Jyotiraditya Scindia, UP Congressmen blame top party leaders for Lok Sabha poll debacle

A war of words erupted between some Congress leaders and arguments between them continued even after the meeting outside the party's war room.

Jun 12, 2019, 08:26 AM IST