UP budget 2020: Yogi Adityanath govt to spend Rs 122 cr for police modernisation, Rs 60 cr for forensic labs
The Uttar Pradesh government on Tuesday set aside separate funds in its 2020-21 annual budget for the infrastructural development of police department, including construction of buildings, forensic labs and police modernisation
UP Budget 2020: Yogi govt earmarks Rs 783 cr for education in minority-dominated areas, Rs 479 cr set aside for modernisation of madrasas
The Budget also has a provision of Rs 479 crore for educational facilities for modern subjects, besides religious education in recognised Madrasas and Maktabs.
With debt liability at 28.8%, Yogi Adityanath makes Ayodhya focus of UP budget; sets aside Rs 200 cr for Kashi Vishwanath beautification
The Uttar Pradesh government on Tuesday presented a Rs 5,12,860.72 crore budget for FY 2020-21, which also includes Rs 500-crore allocation for constructing an airport in Ayodhya.
NHRC issues notice to Uttar Pradesh govt over 'police atrocities' on anti-CAA protesters after Congress seeks action
After the meeting, Rahul alleged that the Uttar Pradesh government has 'gone to war against its own people' and urged the NHRC to act decisively to protect the 'constitutional rights of our citizens'.
Controversial ex-Hindu Mahasabha leader Kamlesh Tiwari succumbs to injuries after being shot at in his office in Lucknow
According to an eye-witness, the attackers barged into Hindu Samaj Party chief Kamlesh Tiwari's office and opened fire on him. A revolver was recovered from the crime site by the eye-witness.
Chinmayanand case: SIT visits girl's college, residence in Uttar Pradesh's Shahjahanpur; Allahabad HC to monitor probe
A Special Investigating Team (SIT) on Saturday visited the college and the home of its law student here in connection with the probe of sexual harassment charges.
Students of a government primary school in Shahjahanpur are forced to study under open sky due to lack of adequate infrastructure. Megha Agarwal, a teacher at the school said, 'School is closed whenever it rains'.
Yogi Adityanath government bans Uttar Pradesh ministers from carrying mobile phones in cabinet meets
The ban on mobile phones has reportedly been put at the behest of the chief minister Yogi Adityanath.
NHRC issues notice to Uttar Pradesh government over report of 150 deaths in 15 years from drinking spurious liquor
The commission, in a statement, said it has taken suo motu cognisance of a media report which claimed that in Pusaina village, "out of 300 families, 150 have widows in the age of 25-65, whose husbands died after consuming spurious liquor in the last 15 years."
UP govt approves 10 percent quota for general category poor; becomes third state to implement Constitution Amendment Bill
The Uttar Pradesh government on Friday approved 10 percent reservation for economically backward among upper castes in jobs and educational institutions.
No doctor at community health centre in Uttar Pradesh's Gonda district, woman delivers baby on floor
A woman in Gonda district of Uttar Pradesh gave birth to her baby on the floor of a community health centre as no doctors were available at the centre then.
Uttar Pradesh govt cracks down on expenditure; norms include restrictions on recruitment, regulation of employee benefits
The Uttar Pradesh government has also directed employees to not hold state-sponsored banquets in five-star hotels, but exceptions can be made under extraordinary circumstances with the approval of the Chief Secretary.
UP deputy chief minister Keshav Prasad Maurya says 'majority' of Muslims want Ram Mandir built at Ayodhya
Maurya criticised the Congress party for looking at Ayodhya dispute as a political issue. "Just like other devotees of Lord Ram, I also want that Ram temple should be constructed in Ayodhya at the earliest."
Narendra Modi's reassurance will allay industries' concerns, will help inclusive and sustained growth: Assocham
The Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday launched 81 investment projects worth over Rs 60,000 crore for Uttar Pradesh at a mega ground-breaking event.
Narendra Modi in Maghar: PM targets Opposition at Uttar Pradesh rally, invokes Kabir's message of inclusiveness
Prime minister Narendra Modi addressed a public rally in Maghar district and laid the foundation stone of Sant Kabir Academy, to mark the 500th death anniversary of Kabir Das.
The Haridwar-based company had proposed to invest up to Rs 6,000 crore to set up a plant over 425 acres of land along the Yamuna Expressway through its step-down firm Patanjali Food and Herbal Park
Let’s Talk with Sanjay Singh: UP Energy Minister, Srikant Sharma, on opposition unity, Akhilesh Yadav and farmers' distress
On Let’s Talk with Sanjay Singh, UP Energy Minister and spokesperson of the UP government, Srikant Sharma, talks on Akhilesh Yadav damaging state property (his erstwhile official residence), opposition unity, farmers' distress and the power situation in the state.
Patanjali food park in UP: Union minister Harsimrat Kaur Badal directs state govt to expedite land allotment
Earlier this week, Patanjali had stated that it was pulling out of the mega food processing project along the Yamuna Expressway in Uttar Pradesh, citing non-cooperation from the state government and delay in clearances for transfer of land
In a tragic incident, 72 children died in past five days at Baba Raghav Das Medical College in Gorakhpur district in Uttar Pradesh, after the supply of oxygen cylinders at the hospital was disrupted
Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) chief Mayawati on Tuesday attacked the Yogi Adityanath government in Uttar Pradesh claiming that it had scored a 'zero' on the law and order and governance fronts in its first hundred days.