Tag archive for ‘Uttar Pradesh’
By Manish Sen On Thursday, May 17th, 2018

UP Bridge Corporation MD removed after Varanasi flyover collapse

Lucknow: The Uttar Pradesh government today removed UP State Bridge Corporation Managing Director Rajan Mittal in the wake of the Varanasi flyover collapse earlier this week. UP State Bridge Corporation MD Rajan More...

By Ila Choudhary On Thursday, May 17th, 2018

Met office issues fresh thunderstorm warning in UP

Lucknow: Thunderstorm and squall are “very likely” to hit some areas of eastern Uttar Pradesh tomorrow, the meteorological office has warned. The meteorological office has issued a warning of thunderstorm,in More...

By Ila Choudhary On Wednesday, May 16th, 2018

Investigation underway in Varanasi flyover collapse: Official

Varanasi: Following the flyover collapse incident, which took place here on Tuesday, an official appointed by the Uttar Pradesh government said the investigation in the matter was underway. Latest visuals from the More...

By Ila Choudhary On Sunday, May 13th, 2018

UP policeman arrested for killing wife

Etah (Uttar Pradesh): A policeman of Uttar Pradesh on Saturday was arrested for allegedly killing his wife. Representative image He was beating his wife to death in Etah, Uttar Pradesh. The accused, identified as More...

By Ila Choudhary On Thursday, May 10th, 2018

Not given guard of honour because I’m from backward caste: UP Minister

Bahraich (Uttar Pradesh): Uttar Pradesh Minister Om Prakash Rajbhar on Thursday blasted Bahraich officials for not giving him a Guard of Honour upon arriving at the city’s Circuit House, a gesture of respect More...

By Ila Choudhary On Wednesday, May 9th, 2018

UP woman who alleged sexual assault by BJP MLA’s son, claims threat to life

Shahjahanpur (Uttar Pradesh): The woman who had accused Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) MLA Roshanlal Verma’s son Manoj Verma of sexually assaulting her on Wednesday claimed that she has been receiving death More...

By Ila Choudhary On Monday, May 7th, 2018

Supreme Court rules no govt bungalows for former UP CMs

New Delhi: The Supreme Court on Monday quashed the law passed by the Uttar Pradesh government granting permanent residential accommodation to former chief ministers of the state. The law of govt bungalows was passed More...

By Ila Choudhary On Saturday, April 28th, 2018

Protest at UP minister’s home over liquor remarks on Rajputs and Yadavs

Lucknow: Protesters hurled tomatoes and eggs today at the home of Uttar Pradesh minister Om Prakash Rajbhar for saying that Rajputs and Yadavs consumed more liquor than others. “The maximum blame for drinking More...

By Ila Choudhary On Saturday, April 28th, 2018

Rajputs, Yadavs consume liquor the most: UP Minister

Varanasi: While calling for a ban on alcohol in the state, Uttar Pradesh Minister and Suheldev Bharatiya Samaj Party (SBSP) chief Om Prakash Rajbhar on Friday said that people belonging to Rajput and Yadav caste More...

By Ila Choudhary On Tuesday, April 24th, 2018

States like UP, Bihar holding India back: NITI Aayog CEO

New Delhi: NITI Aayog CEO Amitabh Kant on Tuesday said that the states in India’s eastern region like Bihar, Uttar Pradesh, Chattisgarh, Madhya Pradesh and Rajasthan are keeping India backward especially on More...