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Yogi turns to GeM to check corruption in UP

Yogi turns to GeM to check corruption in UP

🕔14:55, 20.Jan 2021

Lucknow, Jan 20  The Yogi Adityanath government in Uttar Pradesh has managed to check corruption within the government by mandating that all purchases by its departments and their subordinate institutions be made through the GeM portal. The process has reflected

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15 IAS officers transferred in UP

15 IAS officers transferred in UP

🕔11:27, 17.Jan 2021

Lucknow, Jan 17  The Yogi Adityanath government in Uttar Pradesh has transferred 15 IAS officers, including Divisional Commissioners and District Magistrates. The transfers were announced late Saturday night. According to an official release, Shiva Kant Dwivedi, who was on waiting

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UP conducts final dry-run of Covid vaccination

UP conducts final dry-run of Covid vaccination

🕔14:08, 11.Jan 2021

Lucknow, Jan 11  The third dry run of Covid-19 vaccination at 1,500 centres is being carried out in Uttar Pradesh on Monday, officials said. According to a government spokesman, this will the third and final mock drill to test all

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Post lockdown, UP at 5th position in exports from India

Post lockdown, UP at 5th position in exports from India

🕔16:10, 2.Jan 2021

Lucknow, Jan 2  As India gradually came out of the nationwide lockdown enforced due to the coronavirus pandemic, Uttar Pradesh witnessed a rebound in terms of exports — which otherwise had taken a hit — and is at the fifth

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World Bank to fund $500 mn ‘green’ highways project in India

World Bank to fund $500 mn ‘green’ highways project in India

🕔07:10, 23.Dec 2020

New Delhi, Dec 23  India and the World Bank on Tuesday signed a $500 million project to build safe and green national highway corridors in the states of Rajasthan, Himachal Pradesh, Uttar Pradesh and Andhra Pradesh. The project will also

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Yogi to inaugurate 2 sulphur-free sugar plants

Yogi to inaugurate 2 sulphur-free sugar plants

🕔11:19, 9.Dec 2020

Lucknow, Dec 9  Uttar Pradesh is set to begin production of sulphur-less or sulphur-free sugar in the state when Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath inaugurates two plants in Basti and Gorakhpur sugar mills on Wednesday. With the first-of-its-kind facility in the

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UP to come up with new policy to encourage exports

UP to come up with new policy to encourage exports

🕔16:47, 30.Oct 2020

Lucknow, Oct 30 Aiming to achieve a one-trillion-dollar state economy, the Uttar Pradesh plans to come up with a new export policy to encourage such endeavour from businesses operating in the state. The new policy will aim to increase the exports

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Fly ash goes long distance as NTPC begins to transport across the country

Fly ash goes long distance as NTPC begins to transport across the country

🕔16:34, 13.Oct 2020

India’s largest power producer, NTPC has started to collaborate with cement manufacturers across the country to supply fly ash as part of its endeavour to achieve 100% utilisation of the by-product produced during power generation. The power producer is leveraging

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Yogi govt lifts Sunday curbs

Yogi govt lifts Sunday curbs

🕔17:37, 8.Sep 2020

Lucknow, Sep 8  The Uttar Pradesh government on Tuesday revoked the Sunday restrictions and markets will now follow their weekly arrangements as per the earlier practice. The state government had earlier ordered weekend lockdowns in which all markets, commercial establishments

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Industrial projects back on track in UP

Industrial projects back on track in UP

🕔17:12, 8.Sep 2020

Lucknow, Sep 8 With constant intervention by the Yogi Adityanath government, the various industrial projects which were earlier believed to have been dropped by the investors in Uttar Pradesh, are now back on track. According to Alok Kumar, Additional Chief Secretary,

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Yogi to create game-changing body for farmers

Yogi to create game-changing body for farmers

🕔18:16, 3.Sep 2020

Lucknow, Sep 3  The Yogi Adityanath government in Uttar Pradesh is all set to create a new body, dedicated to the farmers. The new body will assist enterprising farmer producer organisations (FPOs) in investing in projects for post-harvest infrastructure management

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Central teams to be rushed to 4 states as Covid cases surge

Central teams to be rushed to 4 states as Covid cases surge

🕔08:24, 1.Sep 2020

New Delhi, Sept 01  Ministry of Health and Family Welfare on Monday decided to deploy high-level Central teams to four states — Uttar Pradesh, Jharkhand, Chhattisgarh, and Odisha, which are witnessing a sudden surge in the number of coronavirus cases

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UP mulls two-child norm for panchayat polls

UP mulls two-child norm for panchayat polls

🕔13:08, 31.Aug 2020

Lucknow, Aug 31  The Yogi Adityanath government in Uttar Pradesh is mulling a proposal to include a two-child norm and a minimum education clause for candidates contesting the panchayat polls in the state expected to be held early next year.

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No social, religious programmes in U.P. till Sept-end: Yogi

No social, religious programmes in U.P. till Sept-end: Yogi

🕔15:50, 28.Aug 2020

Lucknow, Aug 28 The Yogi Adityanath government in Uttar Pradesh has said it will not grant permission for holding any religious or public programmes till September 30 in view of the corona pandemic. Additional Chief Secretary, Home, Avanish Kumar Awasthi, said

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UP put on high alert for Independence Day

UP put on high alert for Independence Day

🕔14:22, 13.Aug 2020

Lucknow, Aug 13 Uttar Pradesh has been put on high alert, ahead of the Independence Day celebrations. Senior police officials in the rank of Additional Director General (ADG) and Inspector General (IG) will camp in sensitive districts and additional police force

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UPSRTC to sell reusable masks to passengers

UPSRTC to sell reusable masks to passengers

🕔16:21, 12.Aug 2020

Lucknow, Aug 12  The Uttar Pradesh State Road Transport Corporation (UPSRTC), in view of the increasing number of Coronavirus cases, has initiated the selling of reusable protective face masks at its major bus stands across the state. UPSRTC Managing Director

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President flags off relief material for flood affected states

President flags off relief material for flood affected states

🕔12:57, 24.Jul 2020

New Delhi, July 24 (IANS) President Ram Nath Kovind on Friday flagged off nine trucks of Red Cross relief supplies for the flood affected people of Assam, Bihar and Uttar Pradesh. The President is also the President of Indian Red Cross

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How Vikas Dubey scripted his Bollywood-style arrest

How Vikas Dubey scripted his Bollywood-style arrest

🕔12:30, 9.Jul 2020

Lucknow/Ujjain, July 9 Uttar Pradesh’s dreaded gangster Vikas Dubey, who has had a thing for Bollywood, on Thursday surrendered over a thousand kilometres away from what could be his swan song of a criminal life in the Mahakaal temple premises of

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Shah discusses Covid strategy with Delhi, UP, Hry CMs

Shah discusses Covid strategy with Delhi, UP, Hry CMs

🕔07:35, 3.Jul 2020

New Delhi, July 3  Union Home Minister Amit Shah on Thursday chaired a meeting via video conference with the Chief Ministers of Delhi, Uttar Pradesh and Haryana for a unified strategy to fight the Covid-19 pandemic. Delhi Chief Minister Arvind

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UP gets 50,000 antigen test kits for critical districts

UP gets 50,000 antigen test kits for critical districts

🕔10:02, 2.Jul 2020

Lucknow, July 2  The Yogi Adityanath government in Uttar Pradesh has procured 50,000 antigen testing kits to strengthen the battle against COVID-19 pandemic. Additional Chief Secretary, Health and Family Welfare, Amit Mohan Prasad said that the kits will be used

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