Two criminals killed in police encounters

Two criminals killed in police encounters

Sunday, 11 August 2019 | PNS | Lucknow

The Baghpat police claimed to have achieved a major success when they gunned down a hardened criminal carrying a cash reward of Rs 1.25 lakh on his arrest.  The encounter took place in the wee hours of Saturday. According to reports, the cops of Doghat police station in Baghpat were tipped-off about...

UP sets record at  ‘Vriksharopan Mahakumbh’

Saturday, 10 August 2019 | PNS | Lucknow

The Uttar Pradesh government set a Guinness world record for maximum distribution of saplings from one point by distributing 76,824 saplings in eight hours from Parade Grounds near the banks of Yamuna and Ganga rivers at Prayagraj on Friday. The previous record was held by the state of Maharashtra for distribution...

Shivpal Yadav slams Yogi govt  over deteriorating law, order

Friday, 09 August 2019 | PNS | Lucknow

Hitting out at the Yogi Adityanath government, Pragatisheel Samajwadi Party Lohia (PSPL) chief Shivpal Singh Yadav said that law and order in the state was going from bad to worse and the people of the state were facing the brunt of the bad governance of the present regime. “Incidents of loot,...

30 prisoners of J&K jail shifted to Agra prison

Friday, 09 August 2019 | PNS | Lucknow

The government shifted 30 prisoners from Jammu and Kashmir jail to Central Jail in Agra on Thursday following scrapping of Articles 370 and 35A of the Constitution of India. According to a report, a special plane took off from J&K with these prisoners on Thursday afternoon and landed at Cherry Airport...

Govt approves two schools for SC/ST  in Sonbhadra

Friday, 09 August 2019 | PNS | Lucknow

Uttar Pradesh Chief Secretary Anup Chandra Pandey has issued directive for construction of two residential schools for boys and girls for education of children of Scheduled Castes and Scheduled Tribes in Sonbhadra district. It may be mentioned here that these residential schools are being constructed as per the announcement made by...

Rakhi Sawant  hails repeal of Article 370

Friday, 09 August 2019 | PNS | Lucknow

Republican Party of India (A) women wing president and Bollywood actress Rakhi Sawant  has hailed the Central government’s decision to scrap Article 370 of the Constitution relating to Jammu and Kashmir and even described Prime Minister Narendra Modi as a ‘god’ for his bold decision for the unity and integrity...

Madarasas asked to celebrate I-Day with  traditional fervour

Friday, 09 August 2019 | PNS | Lucknow

The Uttar Pradesh government has directed all madarasas in the state to celebrate Independence Day with traditional fervour and remember the martyrs after hoisting the national flag. UP Madarasa  Board’s registrar  SN Pandey, in a circular issued to all the district minority welfare officers, said the national flag is to be...

Eight schoolchildren hurt as classroom’s roof collapses

Friday, 09 August 2019 | PNS | Lucknow

Eight schoolchildren in the age group of 5-8 years were injured on Thursday when part of the roof of their classroom collapsed on them in Gonda district, police said. The incident occurred in the afternoon at the Dariyapur Primary School run by the Basic Education department, Superintendent of Police Raj Karan...

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