Dubey gave up or was arrested, Akhilesh asks

Dubey gave up or was arrested, Akhilesh asks

Friday, 10 July 2020 | PNS | Lucknow

| Taking a dig at the arrest of Kanpur carnage mastermind Vikas Dubey from Mahakal temple of Ujjain on Thursday, Samajwadi Party chief Akhilesh Yadav said that the government should clarify whether it was a surrender or arrest. He also demanded that Dubey’s call detail record (CDR) be made public to unravel...

Fine for not wearing masks increased to Rs 500

Wednesday, 08 July 2020 | PNS | Lucknow

Acting tough against people who do not wear masks, the Uttar Pradesh government has decided to increase the fine five times and now the violators would have to cough up Rs 500. Earlier it was Rs 100 for first two violations and then Rs 500 from third time violation. Additional Chief...

Govt thwarts road construction by Nepal on border

Wednesday, 08 July 2020 | PNS | Lucknow

| A move by Nepal to construct an illegal road on no man’s land on the Indo-Nepal border was thwarted by the Uttar Pradesh government on Sunday. Pilibhit District Magistrate Vahaibav Srivastava  told media person on Tuesday that he along with police and Seema Suraksha Bal (SSB) officials reached the spot and...

Maurya asks officers to expedite road projects

Wednesday, 08 July 2020 | PNS | Lucknow

  | Deputy Chief Minister Keshav Prasad Maurya, who holds the PWD portfolio, asked officials to take up incomplete road projects under Pradhan Mantri Gram Sadak Yojna (PMGSY) on a war footing and complete them within the deadline. Stressing on expediting pending projects of repair and road broadening, Maurya said that PWD was...

UP fails to meet wheat purchase target

Wednesday, 08 July 2020 | PNS | Lucknow

| Uttar Pradesh, the country’s largest wheat producing state, has fallen short of its wheat purchase target this year as the agencies could purchase only 35.76 lakh tons of wheat against the set target to purchase 55 lakh tons. Last year the government had purchased 37.04 lakh tons of wheat. The wheat purchase...

Wanted criminal gunned down in Bhadohi

Wednesday, 08 July 2020 | PNS | Lucknow

| After the Kanpur carnage on last Friday that left eight police officers and personnel dead, the police seemed to getting into action mode. In this continuation, a dreaded criminal with cash reward of Rs 50,000 for his arrest was shot dead in an encounter with the police in Bhadohi late...

3 more Chaubepur cops suspended Vikas Dubey’s posters pasted at toll plazas

Tuesday, 07 July 2020 | Pioneer News Service | Kanpur

Kanpur Nagar’s Senior Superintendent of Police Dinesh Kumar P has suspended three more cops of Chaubepur police station for dereliction of duty. The   district police chief suspended sub-inspectors Kunwar Pal and Krishna Kumar Sharma and constable Rajiv with immediate effect.  Meanwhile, posters of ‘most wanted criminal’ Vikas Dubey have been put up...

Yogi flags off Sherni Dasta

Tuesday, 07 July 2020 | PNS | Lucknow

| Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath flagged off a Sherni Dasta, a team of woman police personnel patrolling on scooters, which would be deployed at all police stations in Gorakhpur city. “This squad will help in controlling crime against women,” Yogi said while flagging off the Sherni Dasta from outside Gorakhnath temple complex...

State Editions

Panic grips VIMSAR as ICU doc infected

15 July 2020 | PNS | Bhubaneswar

Ganjam reports 188 new Covid cases, 1 death

15 July 2020 | PNS | Bhubaneswar

CM hails octogenarian’s Covid battle win

15 July 2020 | PNS | Bhubaneswar

Baleswar Covid+ man goes to sorcerer

15 July 2020 | PNS | Bhubaneswar

Singhania students excel in CBSE exam

15 July 2020 | PNS | Bhubaneswar

Athagarh declared Containment Zone

15 July 2020 | PNS | Bhubaneswar

Sunday Edition

A case for cobots

12 July 2020 | Pradeep David | Agenda

Hope in the times of pandemic

12 July 2020 | Miniya Chatterji | Agenda

Covid tales: The joy of homecoming

12 July 2020 | Vandana Srivastava | Agenda

Astroturf | Unlock the mind to heal

12 July 2020 | Bharat Bhushan Padmadeo | Agenda

Online education: Dispel fear of surveillance

12 July 2020 | Madhav Govind | Agenda

Talktime : ‘I’m enjoying working on OTT platforms’

12 July 2020 | MUSBA HASHMI | Sunday Pioneer