30 Aug 2015
New Delhi: The government has decided to allow the land acquisition ordinance to lapse tomorrow and include 13 points in the rules to provide direct financial benefit to the farmers, Prime Minister Narendra Modi said today.
29 Aug 2015
Lucknow: Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav yesterday met an 81-year-old man, who exhausted all his savings in building a 'mini' Taj Mahal in Bulandshahr in memory of his wife, and assured financial help on personal level to complete it.
25 Aug 2015
Muzaffarnagar: Thirty six children fell ill after consuming mid-day meal at two government schools, located in the same compound, at Kaserwa village under Budhana Police Station in the district.
27 Aug 2015
New Delhi: With an aim to make 200 villages in Uttar Pradesh and Bihar open defecation free, Jagran Pehel, a division of Shri Puranchandra Gupta Smarak Trust and RB (formerly known as Reckitt Benckiser) India along with the State governments of Uttar Pradesh and Bihar, announced the launch of ‘Changing Behaviour: Creating Sanitation Change Leaders’.
25 Aug 2015
Lucknow: Ahead of the Uttar Pradesh panchayat polls, BJP vice-president Om Mathur on Monday took stock of the party's preparedness in the state and organisational work here at the party headquarters.
28 Aug 2015
Shimla: The Himachal Pradesh High Court has issued notice to the state government over caste discrimination in the ancient Maheshwari Devi Temple in Shimla district.
21 Aug 2015
Lucknow: For the third time in a fortnight, Uttar Pradesh Governor Ram Naik today returned the file relating to appointment of Lokayukta to Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav. UP has been witnessing a tug-of-war between Raj Bhawan and the state government over appointing Justice (retd) Raveendra Singh as the new Lokayukta, with the file recommending Singh's name being twice returned by the Governor earlier.
29 Aug 2015
Vijayawada: The day-long state-wide bandh called by YSR Congress over the special category status issue for Andhra Pradesh began today with party workers and leaders staging protests in front of bus deports belonging to the State Road Transport Organisation (APSRTC).
26 Aug 2015
Amethi: A revenue court today ordered return of the land sold to Rajiv Gandhi Charitable Trust by an industrial house to Uttar Pradesh State Industrial Development Corporation (UPSIDC).
19 Aug 2015
Allahabad: The Allahabad High Court yesterday asked the Uttar Pradesh Chief Secretary to ensure that government servants, elected representatives and members of judiciary 'and all other persons who get any benefit or salary from state exchequer or public fund' send their children to primary schools run by State Board for Secondary Education.