Govt relief to realtors, home buyers in NCR

Govt relief to realtors, home buyers in NCR

Tuesday, 07 July 2020 | PNS | Lucknow

The Uttar Pradesh government, in a major relief to home buyers and real estate developers of group housing projects in the National Capital Region (NCR), has extended the deadline for completing projects by one-and-a-half years, to December 31, 2021. Most of the projects in the NCR are behind schedule due to...

CM celebrates Guru Purnima

Monday, 06 July 2020 | PNS | Lucknow

| Bereft of any fanfare due to COVID-19 pandemic, Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath celebrated Guru Purnima in Gorakhnath temple on Sunday where he paid tribute to his gurus. Yogi reached Gorakhpur in the afternoon after kicking off the Van Mahotsav campaign in Lucknow under which 25 crore trees were planted...

ASHAs at the forefront of Covid war in UP

Monday, 06 July 2020 | PNS | Lucknow

Suresh Kumar, a 20-year-old native of Nibuhi Kal village in Bahraich district, worked at a juice shop in Mumbai city. He returned home along with other migrant workers in a truck in early May, 2020 after travelling for five days. As soon as Suresh reached home, local ASHA worker Chandra Prabha...

MNREGA schemes work demand up 307% in UP

Monday, 06 July 2020 | PNS | Lucknow

| Ever since the lockdown imposed on March 25 in the wake of coronavirus pandemic, the demand for work under MNREGA schemes has increased by 307 per cent in Uttar Pradesh. Human Liberty Network (HLN), a network of civil society organisations (CSOs), released the findings of a survey conducted in six districts...

CM for special action plan for Ghaziabad, GB Nagar

Sunday, 05 July 2020 | PNS | Lucknow

| Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath has directed the health and medical education departments to prepare a special action plan for Ghaziabad and Gautam Buddha Nagar districts as more efforts are needed to contain coronavirus spread and improve health services in these two districts “A team of health officials should be...

Random tests on frontline workers encouraging

Sunday, 05 July 2020 | PNS | Lucknow

The Uttar Pradesh government said that coronavirus tests carried out on frontline workers, chemists and pharmacists across the state had shown encouraging results. The government agencies carried out over 26,000 tests on Friday. Additional Chief Secretary (Health) Amit Mohan Prasad said that random sampling of frontline workers, chemists and pharmacists in...

DyCM sanctions fund for roads in east UP

Sunday, 05 July 2020 | PNS | Lucknow

| To complete the ongoing projects of bypass, ring roads, flyovers in Gorakhpur, Maharajganj and Basti districts, the state government released a fund of Rs 4 crore on Saturday. Giving this information here on Saturday afternoon, Deputy Chief Minister Keshav Prasad Maurya said that for Gorakhpur, Rs 2 crore had been released...

UP’s dues to gencos piling up.

Sunday, 05 July 2020 | PNS | Lucknow

| Even as the Centre has announced a fresh Rs 90,000-crore package by PFC-REC to the state-run power distribution companies, Uttar Pradesh’s outstanding dues to electricity generating companies (gencos) have kept on piling. As on April 2020, the state discoms have accumulated pending bills to the tune of Rs 32,000 crore to...

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