29 Aug 2014
Allahabad: Railways has sanctioned a budget of Rs 26 crore as part of its plan to develop the Subedarganj station, situated close to the North Central Railway headquarters in Allahabad, as a full-fledged terminal, Minister of State, Manoj Sinha said on Thursday.
26 Aug 2014
New Delhi: Former Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Kalyan Singh was on Tuesday appointed Governor of Rajasthan as the Centre named three more BJP leaders for the Raj Bhavans in Maharashtra, Karnataka and Goa.
24 Aug 2014
New Delhi: The election process for states going to polls is expected to be set in motion as the Election Commission is likely to announce dates in this regard in the middle of next week.
02 Jul 2014
Lucknow: Attacking the Uttar Pradesh government over CAG report on Maha Kumbh Mela, BJP on Wednesday said the shortcomings pointed out by the auditor has ‘exposed’ the dispensation which had patted its back for organizing the religious event successfully.
13 Feb 2013
Uttarakhand Chief Minister Vijay Bahuguna will visit Allahabad on Wednesday to attend a slew of programmes at the Kumbh fair.
02 Jul 2014
Lucknow: In a major embarrassment for the Uttar Pradesh government, the Comptroller and Auditor General (CAG) have punched many holes in the much-hyped 2013 Maha Kumbh in Allahabad.
20 Jan 2013
The Maha Kumbh Mela, considered the largest public gathering in the world, will be the subject of a case study at Harvard University, which will study the logistics and economics behind it and the "pop-up mega-city" that comes to life in Allahabad during the religious event.
27 Dec 2012
The government on Wednesday decided to allocate 25,800 tonnes of subsidised foodgrains for pilgrims attending Maha Kumbh Mela in Allahabad next month.
16 Jan 2013
With lakhs of devotees converging at Allahabad for the Maha Kumbh Mela, Railways have added a new initiative on its train enquiry website to help passengers get updated information on trains going to the city.
14 Jan 2013
Over 750 special trains, increasing the number of ticketing, booking and enquiry counters and additional security including CCTV monitoring are among measures undertaken by the Railways for Kumbh Mela beginning in Allahabad from Monday.