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UP government adds 'Acharya' prefix to Narendra Dev University

The university, established in 1975, is named after notable politician and educator Narendra Dev, who had served as the vice-chancellor of Lucknow University.

published on : 9th March 2019

NGT slams Uttar Pradesh government over incomplete info on hospitals directs to deposit 10 crore

The direction came on a plea filed by a UP-based journalist Shailesh Singh seeking directions for closure of all hospitals, medical facilities and waste disposal plants not complying with rules.

published on : 6th February 2019

Over 20 lakh Uttar Pradesh government employees go on strike

The employees are protesting against the state's new pension scheme under which the share of the government has been raised from 10 per cent to 14 per cent.

published on : 6th February 2019

Yogi Adityanath government to withdraw 18 cases related to Muzaffarnagar riots

Communal clashes in Muzaffarnagar and adjoining areas in August and September 2013 had claimed 60 lives and displaced over 40,000 people.

published on : 27th January 2019

BJP-ruled states top list of those putting in renaming applications

 A total of 93 requests of ‘name change’ came to the Centre from different states over the past four years. Of these, about 80 names have already been changed, according to the data received by the pa

published on : 14th January 2019

Artificial intelligence for better crowd management at Kumbh Mela 2019

Artificial Intelligence will be used by the Integrated Command and Control Centre of the police wherein the security personnel can see the visuals of crowd movement and assess the crowd size.

published on : 8th January 2019

Ensure all stray cattle are in cow shelters by January 10: UP CM Yogi Adityanath 

Adityanath directed strict action against owners of stray cattle and those locking up the animals in government buildings, an official said.

published on : 4th January 2019

After cow sheds, UP cabinet nod to imposition of 'Gau Kalyan' cess

The new state policy related to cow protection and welfare provides for a 0.5 per cent additional levy on excise items to fund the construction and maintenance of cow shelters across the state.

published on : 2nd January 2019

UP government shifts ex-MP Atiq Ahmed from Deoria to Bareilly jail

Businessman Mohit Jaiswal has alleged that he was abducted from Lucknow last week and driven almost 300 km to the Deoria jail where gangster Ahmed and his accomplices assaulted him.

published on : 31st December 2018

Amid Opposition ruckus, Uttar Pradesh government tables second supplementary budget

The supplementary budget, which will be approved by the assembly on Thursday, seeks Rs 600 crore for rural toilets and Rs 60 cr for the urban toilets.

published on : 19th December 2018

UP has government of babas, still could do nothing for Ram temple: Hardik Patel

The Patidar leader also hit out at the BJP government in the state over its recent renaming spree.

published on : 15th November 2018

After Allahabad renaming, VHP demands to rename Faizabad as 'Shri Ayodhya' 

As per the sources, the VHP is expecting an announcement in this regard from the CM at the event as seers had raised the demand for the same at a meeting with him in June.

published on : 19th October 2018

Rahul Gandhi accuses BJP governments of having created atmosphere of fear for Dalits, minorities

He said it would be expedient on part of the SC department of the party to examine the recent instances of violence against Dalits where the state had failed to act against the perpetrators.

published on : 29th July 2018

Yogi Adityanath government to withdraw 131 cases linked to Muzaffarnagar riots

The communal clashes in Muzaffarnagar and adjoining areas in August and September 2013 had claimed more than 65 lives while over 40,000 people were displaced.

published on : 22nd March 2018

Taj Mahal controversy: Hate spills over monument of love

In Lucknow, Adityanath said the Taj Mahal was Indian in every way as it was built by the blood and sweat of Indian labourers. He also said he would visit the historic monument on October 25.

published on : 18th October 2017
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