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Akhilesh sacks minister for contesting on RLD ticket

Akhilesh sacks minister for contesting on RLD ticket

🕔08:44, 10.Feb 2017

Lucknow, Feb 10  Ahead of the first phase of Uttar Pradesh assembly elections, Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav on Thursday sacked Minister of State for Higher Education Sharda Prasad Shukla for contesting on an RLD ticket.Considered close to his father Mulayam

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Netherlands-UP sign agreement for setting up skill development centre for farmers

Netherlands-UP sign agreement for setting up skill development centre for farmers

🕔10:00, 15.Jul 2016

Lucknow, July 15  The Netherlands and Uttar Pradesh on Thursday signed an MoU to set up a skill development centre to help farmers.The agreement, signed by Dutch Ambassador Alphonsus Stoelinga and UP Chief Secretary Deepak Singhal in presence of Chief

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‘Dial-100’ project to launch in UP in October

‘Dial-100’ project to launch in UP in October

🕔11:07, 14.May 2016

Lucknow, May 14  The ‘Dial-100’ is set to be launched across Uttar Pradesh on October 2, officials said on Saturday.Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav on Friday along with state government advisor Venkat Changavillireviewed the progress made so far in the project.The

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Amid uproar, Akhilesh Yadav presents supplementary budget

Amid uproar, Akhilesh Yadav presents supplementary budget

🕔15:16, 11.Feb 2016

Lucknow, Feb 11  Amid an uproar by the opposition over the state of law and order in Uttar Pradesh, Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav on Thursday presented the second supplementary budget for the current financial year in the assembly.The Rs.27,000 crore

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India’s economic progress wedded to UP’s growth: Akhilesh

India’s economic progress wedded to UP’s growth: Akhilesh

🕔09:57, 16.Jan 2016

Lucknow, Jan 16  The economic progress of India was tied to that of Uttar Pradesh, Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav said here on Friday.In his adress after inaugurating a conference on ‘Uttar Pradesh @Double Digit Growth: Unfolding Investment Opportunities,’ organised by

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UP governor, CM greet people on Christmas

UP governor, CM greet people on Christmas

🕔09:54, 25.Dec 2015

Lucknow, Dec 25  Uttar Pradesh Governor Ram Naik and Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav on Thursday extended their greetings to the people of the state, specially the Christian community, on Christmas.In a message issued by the Raj Bhawan, Naik said that

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US to develop Allahabad as ‘smart city’: Envoy

US to develop Allahabad as ‘smart city’: Envoy

🕔11:56, 20.Aug 2015

Lucknow, Aug 20  The US will help Uttar Pradesh in developing Allahabad as a ‘smart city’, US Ambassador to India Richard R. Verma said on Wednesday. Verma called on Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav here and held wide-ranging deliberations on business

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‘PK’ Vs. Saffronites: THUMBS UP TO UP, FILM GOERS …

‘PK’ Vs. Saffronites: THUMBS UP TO UP, FILM GOERS …

🕔12:20, 3.Jan 2015

‘PK’ Vs. Saffronites THUMBS UP TO UP, FILM GOERS By Insaf Three cheers to Uttar Pradesh government. It has given a strong rebuff to the Hindu right wing groups flexing their muscles against “PK” on grounds that it defames Hindu

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Uttar Pradesh sets up fund for roads

Uttar Pradesh sets up fund for roads

🕔10:21, 6.Dec 2014

Lucknow, Dec 6  Uttar Pradesh has decided to set up a ‘tourist road fund’ to maintain roads leading to monuments and heritage sites in the state, an official said Saturday. Amrit Abhijaat, director general of Uttar Pradesh tourism, told that

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Mono rail planned to connect Noida with Agra

Mono rail planned to connect Noida with Agra

🕔12:07, 24.Nov 2014

Agra, Nov 24 The Uttar Pradesh government has set its eyes on a mono rail project that would connect Noida with Agra. After the foundation stone was laid for expressway between Agra and Lucknow Sunday, the state government now intends

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Uttar Pradesh Travel Mart 2015 to be launched Saturday

Uttar Pradesh Travel Mart 2015 to be launched Saturday

🕔12:44, 15.Nov 2014

Lucknow, Nov 15  Uttar Pradesh Travel Mart 2015, the biggest outreach by the state government to tap the possibilities to enhance its tourism potential, would be inaugurated in New Delhi Saturday, officials said Friday. The travel mart will be launched

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UP launches cash prizes for cleanliness, greenery

UP launches cash prizes for cleanliness, greenery

🕔12:03, 14.Nov 2014

Lucknow, Nov 14  Uttar Pradesh announced cash prizes for cleanliness and greenery drives in government hospitals in the state capital. Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav said other than this incentive, a campaign is being launched to reward the best municipal wards

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