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Yogi govt plans to plant 25 crore saplings this year

Yogi govt plans to plant 25 crore saplings this year

🕔12:43, 22.May 2020

Lucknow, May 22  The Yogi Adityanath government in Uttar Pradesh plans to plant 25 crore trees in July this year, creating yet another world record of sorts. The drive is aimed at increasing the green cover in the state. The

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Heat wave in UP, Rajasthan till Monday

Heat wave in UP, Rajasthan till Monday

🕔12:36, 22.May 2020

New Delhi, May 22  The India Meteorological Department on Friday forecast heat wave condition for Uttar Pradesh and Rajasthan till Monday while a day less in Madhya Pradesh, Vidarbha and Telangana. The department also stated that the heat wave will

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Corona bomb blasts in UP, 95 Barabanki cases in 24 hrs

Corona bomb blasts in UP, 95 Barabanki cases in 24 hrs

🕔11:16, 21.May 2020

Lucknow, May 21  A sudden spurt in the corona positive cases has been reported in Uttar Pradesh even as the state relaxes the lockdown rules. In Barabanki district, a whopping 95 positive cases were reported on Wednesday night. Of these,

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Yogi govt to provide 90 lakh jobs in MSME sector

Yogi govt to provide 90 lakh jobs in MSME sector

🕔07:00, 11.May 2020

Lucknow, May 11  The Yogi Adityanath government in Uttar Pradesh has decided to provide employment to 90 lakh people in Micro, Small and Medium enterprises (MSME). At a meeting with officials in Lucknow, the UP Chief Minister said: “It is

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UP will now seal hotspots in districts till April 15

UP will now seal hotspots in districts till April 15

🕔18:49, 8.Apr 2020

Lucknow, April 8  The Yogi Adityanath government has decided to ‘firmly implement’ the lockdown and ‘completely seal’ the hotspots in 15 districts of Uttar Pradesh that have emerged as Corona hotspots. The hotspots will remain sealed till April 15 during

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UP has 116 corona positive patients, 13 new cases

UP has 116 corona positive patients, 13 new cases

🕔19:40, 1.Apr 2020

Lucknow, April 1  Uttar Pradesh now has 116 positive coronavirus patients while two of those who had tested positive died on Wednesday. The deaths were reported from Gorakhpur and Meerut. Thirteen new patients have been confirmed as positive for coronavirus

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UP to witness 1,100 marriages en masse in one day

UP to witness 1,100 marriages en masse in one day

🕔12:49, 18.Feb 2020

Agra, Feb 18  A total of 1,100 grooms will head for the Kothi Meena Bazaar ground later Tuesday to participate in the biggest mass marriage event organised by the Uttar Pradesh government. The state Labour Department and the Agra Municipal

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Winter chill back in UP, rain likely till Thursday

Winter chill back in UP, rain likely till Thursday

🕔10:12, 28.Jan 2020

Lucknow, Jan 28  Uttar Pradesh is now gearing up for a fourth spell of winter rain and chill, according to the Met as several parts of the state are expected to witness rain and thundershowers on Tuesday afternoon that will

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Fresh order on plastic ban on Ganga Yatra route in UP

Fresh order on plastic ban on Ganga Yatra route in UP

🕔10:11, 28.Jan 2020

Lucknow, Jan 28  The Yogi Adityanath government in Uttar Pradesh has issued a fresh order, banning the use of polythene and single use plastic in 26 districts, which fall in the route of five-day Ganga Yatra. The state urban development

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Maha, UP, 6 others finalise plan for Agri Export Policy

Maha, UP, 6 others finalise plan for Agri Export Policy

🕔04:48, 6.Jan 2020

New Delhi, Jan 6 A total of eight states, including Maharashtra, Uttar Pradesh, Kerela and Nagaland have so far finalised the state action plan for implementation of Agri Export Policy (AEP). Tamil Nadu, Assam, Punjab and Karnataka are the other

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Ayodhya’s Deepotsav finds place in Guinness World Records

Ayodhya’s Deepotsav finds place in Guinness World Records

🕔06:51, 28.Oct 2019

Ayodhya, Oct 28  The Deepostav organised by Uttar Pradesh’s the Yogi Adiyanath government has found a place in the Guinness World Records as a total 5.61 lakh earthen lamps were illuminated on the occasion on Saturday in Ayodhya. During the

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BHEL wins major TG Package order for  2×660 MW Thermal Power Project in Uttar Pradesh

BHEL wins major TG Package order for 2×660 MW Thermal Power Project in Uttar Pradesh

🕔11:43, 9.Oct 2019

New Delhi, October 9: Amidst stiff international competitive bidding (ICB), Bharat Heavy Electricals Limited (BHEL) has bagged a significant order for the Turbine Generator (TG) and associated packages for the greenfield 2×660 MW Khurja Super Thermal Power Project in Bulandshahr district

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Heavy rains kill 24, hit life in Bihar; Patna water-logged

Heavy rains kill 24, hit life in Bihar; Patna water-logged

🕔21:32, 29.Sep 2019

Patna, Sep 29  Heavy rains continued in Bihar for the third consecutive day on Sunday, killing at least 24 people across the state and crippling life, especially in the state capital where record rains caused heavy water-logging and did not

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IITs, IIMs in UP to include yoga in curriculum

IITs, IIMs in UP to include yoga in curriculum

🕔21:09, 20.Aug 2019

Lucknow, Aug 20  Leading management and technical institutions in Uttar Pradesh will now have yoga classes for students and faculty members. These institutes are incorporating courses on yoga, spirituality and human values to help future managers maintain equanimity under pressure.

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BJP races ahead in preparing for UP by-elections

BJP races ahead in preparing for UP by-elections

🕔20:22, 17.Aug 2019

Lucknow, Aug 17 Uttar Pradesh is gearing up for by-elections to 13 Assembly seats, the dates for which are likely to be announced next month. The ruling Bharatiya Janata Party is already racing ahead of all other parties when it comes

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Modi to address ‘Ganga Sammelan’ in UP

Modi to address ‘Ganga Sammelan’ in UP

🕔11:10, 16.Aug 2019

Kanpur, Aug 16  Prime Minister Narendra Modi will address the ‘Ganga Sammelan’ in Uttar Pradesh’s Kanpur that will focus on cleaning of the Ganga river from Gomukh in Uttarakhand to Ganga Sagar in West Bengal. Though the date of the

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UP to hold 2nd groundbreaking of Rs 70,000 cr industrial project

UP to hold 2nd groundbreaking of Rs 70,000 cr industrial project

🕔12:16, 11.Jul 2019

Lucknow, July 11  The two-day second ground breaking ceremony of industrial projects worth Rs 70,000 crore in Uttar Pradesh, will begin in Lucknow on July 28. Union Home Minister Amit Shah will inaugurate the event and Vice President Venkaiah Naidu

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Gujarat gifts 7 lions to UP

Gujarat gifts 7 lions to UP

🕔11:20, 10.Jul 2019

Etawah, July 10  The Etawah Lion Safari Park in Uttar Pradesh is preparing to welcome seven lions from Gujarat. Three of these lions will later be shifted to the proposed Gorakhpur zoo. Initially, eight lions were to be sent to

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Yogi government includes 17 OBC castes in SC list

Yogi government includes 17 OBC castes in SC list

🕔13:30, 29.Jun 2019

Lucknow, June 29  In what can be termed as a masterstroke, the Yogi Adityanath government in Uttar Pradesh has included 17 OBC castes in the Scheduled Castes (SC) list. A decision to this effect was taken late Friday night and

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PM’s top priority: Solve UP water crisis before 2022 polls (IANS Special)

PM’s top priority: Solve UP water crisis before 2022 polls (IANS Special)

🕔10:34, 17.Jun 2019

New Delhi, June 17  By 2021, a year before Uttar Pradesh goes to the polls, India’s largest state would have enough water to quench the thirst of its over 20 crore people. After writing personal letters to UP’s village pradhans

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