State Editions

Akhilesh keeps self away from civic poll campaign

Saturday, 18 Nov 2017 | PNS | Lucknow | in Lucknow

Taking a dig at Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath, Samajwadi Party president Akhilesh Yadav said that a transgender candidate fielded by his party from Ayodhya –Faizabad Municipal Corporation has forced the CM to take over the party’s campaign for civic polls across the state. Akhilesh has decided to stay away from...

Govt should adopt substantial and well-thought plan for pollution : LGP

Saturday, 18 Nov 2017 | PNS | Lucknow | in Lucknow

Expressing concern over the prevailing pollution condition in several cities of the state, Lok Gathbandhan Party (LGP) on Friday said that the government instead of resorting to knee- jerk and token measures to solve air pollution, should adopt a substantial and well-thought out plan. State LGP co-ordinator...

2 IAS and five PCS officers shifted

Saturday, 18 Nov 2017 | PNS | Lucknow | in Lucknow

UP government on Friday shifted seven officers who include 2 IAS and five PCS officers. The IAS officers are Avinash Kumar has been posted as special secretary in chief minister’s secretariat and Apurva Dube as chief development officer of Farrukhabad district. The PCS officers are Mangla Prasad Singh...

Sugar mills in eastern UP to be made operational : CM

Friday, 17 Nov 2017 | PNS | Lucknow | in Lucknow

Claiming the BJP government to be farmer- friendly, Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath said that closed sugar mills in eastern UP would be made operational so that people of the region could get employment at their doorstep. Addressing election rallies in Basti and Deoria on Thursday, Yogi said that eastern UP had...

No formula yet to resolve Ayodhya tangle : SS Ravi Shankar

Friday, 17 Nov 2017 | PNS | Lucknow | in Lucknow

Spiritual guru and Art of Living founder Sri Sri Ravi Shankar on Thursday clarified that he had no formula as yet to resolve the Ayodhya tangle, but wanted to give a platform to stakeholders to resolve the matter amicably as he believed that even Muslims were nor against Ram Temple...

1 killed, another injured at celebratory firing

Friday, 17 Nov 2017 | PNS | Lucknow | in Lucknow

A 12-year-old boy was killed and another teenager injured during celebratory firing at a pre-marriage function in Alaganj area of Shahjahanpur on Wednesday night. A pre-marriage function was underway at the house of Dinesh in Wazirpur when a reveller Sudhir opened fire injuring Sumit (12) and Ashwani (13). Both were rushed...

BJP policies 'fluid', meant only for rich : Akhilesh

Friday, 17 Nov 2017 | PNS | Lucknow | in Lucknow

Former Chief Minister and Samajwadi Party chief Akhilesh Yadav called the policies of BJP governments – both state and central – as fluid which were meant for the welfare of rich while the poor suffered. “What can you expect from the BJP governments ?. There is one which is in power...

Mayawati blames Congress for breaking secular alliance

Friday, 17 Nov 2017 | PNS | Lucknow | in Lucknow

In a sudden volta face, Bahujan Samaj Party chief Mayawati on Thursday blamed the Congress for breaking the secular alliance during the just-concluded Himachal Pradesh and upcoming Gujarat Assembly polls. Earlier the former UP Chief Minister had preferred to keep her party away from the Grand Alliance floated by former...

Govt fires 3 deputy officers along five senior officers

Friday, 17 Nov 2017 | PNS | Lucknow | in Lucknow

In its on-going drive to compulsorily retire inefficient or corrupt officers in the surplus of 50 years of age, the state government on Thursday removed three Deputy SPs along with five senior officers of Trade Tax department. On the recommendations of a screening committee of UP Police led by Principal...

Sri Ravi Shankar meets CM over Ram Janmabhoomi tussle

Thursday, 16 Nov 2017 | PNS | Lucknow | in Lucknow

A day before his visit to Ayodhya, spiritual guru Sri Sri Ravi Shankar met Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath and several other Hindu leaders on Wednesday in a quest to find an amicable solution to Ram Janmabhoomi – Babri Masjid tangle and expressed hope of finding a solution to the vexed...



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