Tag archive for ‘Uttar Pradesh’
By Ila Choudhary On Sunday, April 28th, 2019

72 Lok Sabha seats in 9 states go to polls in 4th phase on Monday

New Delhi: Polling will be held on Monday for the fourth phase of Lok Sabha election in 72 parliamentary constituencies spread across nine states 72 Lok Sabha seats in 9 states will go to polls in 4th phase on Monday. More...

By Manish Sen On Monday, March 18th, 2019

Priyanka Gandhi kicks off Ganga Yatra from Prayagraj

Prayagraj: Priyanka Gandhi Vadra, Congress’s newly appointed general secretary for eastern Uttar Pradesh, on Monday boarded a boat to start her three-day long Ganga Yatra from the Manaiya ghat in Prayagraj.Priyanka More...

By Manish Sen On Tuesday, January 22nd, 2019

Aparna Kumar becomes first woman IPS, ITBP officer to trek South Pole

New Delhi: Aparna Kumar has become the first woman Indian Police Service (IPS) and ITBP officer to successfully conquer the South Pole, the southernmost point on the globe situated in Antarctica. Aparna Kumar, who More...

By Ila Choudhary On Friday, January 18th, 2019

ED summons IAS officer, SP MLC over UP illegal sand mining

New Delhi: Initiating fresh action, the Enforcement Directorate (ED) has issued summons to four people, including IAS officer B Chandrakala and a Samajwadi Party (SP) leader, in connection with an alleged illegal More...

By Manish Sen On Friday, January 11th, 2019

SP, BSP unite in UP in a bid to beat Modi in election

New Delhi: The Samajwadi Party (SP) and the Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP), two political rivals in Uttar Pradesh, will form an alliance in a bid to defeat Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) More...

By Manish Sen On Monday, January 7th, 2019

Akhilesh Yadav cleared 13 mining leases on a single day, claims CBI

New Delhi: Drawing flak from opposition parties, the CBI laid out details about the illegal mining case in Uttar Pradesh on Monday and claimed that then Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav’s office had cleared 13 More...

By Manish Sen On Saturday, January 5th, 2019

Akhilesh Yadav may face CBI probe in illegal mining case

New Delhi: Former Uttar Pradesh chief minister Akhilesh Yadav may face a probe by the CBI in an illegal mining case in the state, according to the agency FIR made public Saturday, the day arch rivals SP and BSP More...

By Manisha Sen On Saturday, January 5th, 2019

CBI raids IAS officer, SP legislator, other places in UP mining scam case

Lucknow: The Central Bureau of Investigation today raided 12 places across Uttar Pradesh, including the residence of a senior IAS officer in Lucknow, and Delhi in connection with the multi-crore mining scam in the More...

By Manish Sen On Saturday, December 29th, 2018

Mob kills police constable returning from PM’s rally in Ghazipur

Ghazipur (Uttar Pradesh): A police constable was killed and two civilians were injured on Saturday in stone pelting by some protestors here. Mahipal Pathak, CO, Sadar Ghazipur said, “The police constable, More...

By Manish Sen On Wednesday, December 19th, 2018

Kamal Nath defends migrant comment, says nothing new in having job preference policy for locals

Bhopal: At the centre of a controversy over his remarks insinuating that youths in his state were losing out on jobs to migrants from Uttar Pradesh and Bihar, Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Kamal Nath Wednesday said More...