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09 May 2017Uttar Pradesh
Unfit UP govt officers over 50 to be retired: Yogi
UP CM Yogi Adityanath has directed that all government employees aged over 50 should be screened, and "those found incompetent and not fit need to be retired compulsorily".
08 May 2017Uttar Pradesh
Yogi flags off 27 new A/C buses in UP
UP Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath flagged off 27 new A/C buses to ply between Gorakhpur-Delhi (via Kanpur), Gorakhpur-Lucknow-Agra (via Kanpur) and Lucknow-Delhi (via Kanpur) for cheap, comfortable travel in the state.
06 May 2017Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP)
Shivpal didn't talk to me before announcing new party: Mulayam
A day after Shivpal Yadav announced a new party, SP chief Mulayam Singh Yadav said his brother hadn't even spoken to him since a week.
06 May 2017Uttar Pradesh
'Gau raksha': UP to launch helpline for cow slaughter complaints
Asserting the government wouldn't allow tolerate cow slaughter and smuggling, UP CM Yogi Adityanath said it will soon launch a helpline to register complaints against such incidents.
05 May 2017Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP)
SP feud: Shivpal Yadav announces new party under Mulayam Singh
After months of feud within the Samajwadi Party, followed by a humiliating defeat in the assembly elections, senior party leader Shivpal Yadav has announced a new party called Samajwadi Secular Morcha; it will be headed by SP founder Mulayam Singh Yadav.
03 May 2017IIT Bombay
Senior IIT-B professor alleges rampant cheating in exams
A letter by a senior IIT-Bombay professor to higher-ups, including the Human Resource Development Ministry, alleges "rampant cheating" in the institute's exams.
03 May 2017Uttar Pradesh
Adityanath approves new transfer policy for UP
Under UP's new transfer policy, government employees posted at one place since over three years will be shifted; those who have been in commissionary for seven will also be shunted out.
02 May 2017Uttar Pradesh
Highway liquor ban in UP soon: Yogi
At the inaugural session of the BJP state executive meeting in Lucknow, UP Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath said that soon, he would impose a ban on liquor sales along highways and close to educational institutions.
01 May 2017Times of India
According to media, UP CM Adityanath dreams of "donkey-free" roads
Speaking at Deoria, UP CM Yogi Adityanath promised to make roads 'gaddha-mukt' (pothole-free) by June.
01 May 2017Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP)
Cong to contest UP civic elections without SP: Raj Babbar
UP Congress chief Raj Babbar dismissed possibilities of an alliance with the Samajwadi Party for the upcoming civic elections, after BJP routed the association in the recent assembly elections.
28 Apr 2017Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE)
Meerut school asks students to sport Yogi haircut
The Rishabh Academy Co-educational English Medium School in Meerut has imposed new rules for 2800 students between Class 1-12.
28 Apr 2017India
Forget anti-Romeo squads, address violent crimes: UP's women's rights activists
Since coming to power, UP CM Yogi Adityanath has identified women's safety as top priority. Anti-romeo squads were set up as a hallmark initiative to crackdown on eve-teasing.
27 Apr 2017Research and Analysis Wing (RAW)
UP CM Adityanath's security beefed up over terror threats
Intelligence agencies have received inputs that there may be an assassination attempt on UP Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath. His Z-plus security has now been tightened to ensure that any attack can be foiled.
27 Apr 2017Kailash Mansarovar Yatra
CM Adityanath calls for resumption of Ramleela, Raaslila in UP
Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath has ordered the resumption of Ramleela and Raaslila in Ayodhya and Mathura respectively.
27 Apr 2017Uttar Pradesh Police
84 IAS, 54 IPS officers of UP transferred by Adityanath
On Wednesday, Yogi Adityanath's government in UP transferred 84 IAS and 54 IPS officers including district magistrates and police chiefs.
26 Apr 2017Uttar Pradesh
Adityanath cancels 15 state holidays over shrinking academic session
The Uttar Pradesh government has cancelled 15 public holidays which were based on the birth/death anniversaries of famous personalities. Instead, schools and colleges will educate children about these personalities on these days through special programmes.
24 Apr 2017SP
Install biometric attendance systems in govt offices: Adityanath
UP CM Yogi Adityanath has directed all government offices up to block levels to install biometric systems to record employees' attendance and working hours.
23 Apr 2017Election Commission of India (ECI)
New UP DGP: Will prioritize unbiased policing and crush 'goondagardi'
Newly appointed UP DGP Sulkhan Singh on Saturday highlighted the police would be tough-handed with breaches of law and order, and promised to crackdown on "goondagardi" and unwarranted citizen vigilantism.
21 Apr 2017SP
Yogi launches probe into top UP awards, recipients include Bachchans
UP CM Yogi Adityanath has ordered an investigation into the Yash Bharti award, given to the likes of Amitabh Bachchan, Naseeruddin Shah and Nawazuddin Siddique.
21 Apr 2017SP
30 days of Yogi Adityanath: Promises, decisions and more
The BJP government in UP under CM Yogi Adityanath has completed 30 days in power. While Yogi's appointment raised many eyebrows, the Yogi administration has worked in lightning mode, pushing several key decisions over the past one month.
19 Apr 2017Uttar Pradesh Police
626 "tainted" personnel of UP police transferred
On CM Yogi Adityanath's directions, UP police launched 'Operation Clean-Up' and transferred 626 "tainted" personnel of UP police force, including inspectors, sub-inspectors and constables.
18 Apr 2017Uttar Pradesh Police
Adityanath transfers 41 IAS officers in bureaucratic shake-up
In a second major reshuffle, UP CM Yogi Adityanath has transferred 41 IAS officers including the vice-chairman of the Lucknow Development Authority.
17 Apr 2017Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP)
No alliance needed for SP: Mulayam Singh
Contradicting Akhilesh Yadav's statements on the Samajwadi Party being open to forming a national coalition, Mulayam Singh Yadav said the Samajwadi Party did not need a coalition to win any election.
15 Apr 2017Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP)
Akhilesh open to alliance with Mayawati?
Akhilesh Yadav, in his press conference, announced that SP is open to any alliance to fight BJP. He said that BJP had spread lies during the election-campaign.
15 Apr 2017Education
No holidays necessary on birthdays of leaders, says Adityanath
On Ambedkar Jayanti, UP CM Yogi Adityanath declared there should be no holidays on birth anniversaries of leaders and political icons.
14 Apr 2017SP
Yogi woos minorities: Formulates mass wedding scheme for poor girls
Latest addition to Yogi Adityanath's "Development for all agenda" in UP, the government has decided to facilitate mass weddings for girls from minority communities. Muslims, constituting 20% of the state's population are likely to benefit the most from it.
12 Apr 2017Narendra Modi
Ram Mandir: VHP confident Modi, Adityanath would ensure temple
VHP international joint general secretary Surendra Jain expressed confidence that PM Narendra Modi and UP CM Yogi Adityanath would come up with a certain way for the building of Ram Temple at Ayodhya.
12 Apr 2017Piyush Goyal
Yogi Adityanath's government announces provisions for electricity
On Tuesday, the Uttar Pradesh government in its second cabinet meeting, promised an uninterrupted supply of electricity for 24 hours in district headquarters and 18 hours in rural areas.
11 Apr 2017India
UP: Six AIIMS 25 medical colleges in the works
The Yogi Adityanath government has initiated the process of setting up six new AIIMS and 25 medical colleges in the state.
10 Apr 2017CM
Yogi Adityanath bats for rainwater harvesting for all new houses
UP CM Yogi Adityanath has directed officials to ensure that plans of a house are approved only if it has provisions for a rainwater harvesting facility.
07 Apr 2017CM
Yogi Adityanath pushes for Jewar International Airport in Greater Noida
UP CM Yogi Adityanath has reportedly directed officials to discuss issues related to Jewar International Airport in Greater Noida with the Centre.
07 Apr 2017Education
Yogi Adityanath: English from nursery, foreign languages from Class X
UP CM Adityanath has mandated that English be taught in government schools from nursery instead of the current Class VI, as part of an overhaul of the education system.
07 Apr 2017Supreme Court Of India
Yogi Adityanath endorses the concept of Hindu Rashtra
In an interview on Doordarshan, Yogi Adityanath, the firebrand UP CM supported the Hindu Rashtra theory.
06 Apr 2017Mumbai
Mumbai: 2,000 people duped by online friendship clubs
The Bandra-Kurla Complex cyber police apprehended an online friendship club which successfully fooled 2,000 people over the last two years.
06 Apr 2017Supreme Court Of India
Cannot impose ban on food, food-related trade: Allahabad HC
The Allahabad High Court stated choice of food and food-related trade are part of the right to life.
06 Apr 2017Adhir Ranjan Chowdhury
MPs demand patent for Kolhapuri chappals
Speaking at the Lok Sabha, National Congress Party member Dhananjay Mahadik, along with other MPs, demanded that the famed Kolhapuri chappals be patented at the earliest.
06 Apr 2017Education
Adityanath seeks compulsory yoga, self-defence in UP schools
Yogi Adityanath has told the UP education department to ask all schools in the state to make yoga and self defence training compulsory.
05 Apr 2017Gorakhpur
Gorakhpur fared better than UP under Yogi: Mint analysis
BJP has floated its glamorous victory in recent state assembly polls as a fruit of the success of its development agenda. Appointment of Yogi Adityanath, a controversial Hindutva leader was touted as the figure for furthering development in UP.
04 Apr 2017Ghaziabad
Slaughterhouse ban is legal: Adityanath
UP Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath stated that the ban on illegal slaughterhouses in the state was carried out under a legal framework and the move was well within the law.
04 Apr 2017India
Oppo row: Opens for business after 6 days
6 days after their mobile assembling unit was shut over the tearing down of the Indian flag, Chinese mobile maker Oppo has reopened its offices in Noida.