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UP Government bans mobile phones in colleges and universities

18 Oct 2019

UP Government bans mobile phones in colleges and universities

The Yogi Adityanath-led government in Uttar Pradesh has banned the use of mobile phones in colleges and universities in the state, according to a circular issued by the Directorate of Higher Education in Uttar Pradesh, IANS reported on Friday.

Pay fine if you cover Agra-Lucknow Expressway within three hours

01 Jul 2019

Pay fine if you cover Agra-Lucknow Expressway within three hours

The Agra-Lucknow Expressway was built to ease traveling and improve connectivity. But off late, the highway has turned into a death trap mostly due to over-speeding vehicles.

Want to spend more than three-hours at Taj? Pay fine

12 Jun 2019

Want to spend more than three-hours at Taj? Pay fine

If you are planning to head to Taj Mahal in near future, here's something you should know.

Seers oppose proposal to erect Lord Ram's statue in Ayodhya

28 Nov 2018

Seers oppose proposal to erect Lord Ram's statue in Ayodhya

A three-day 'Param Dharma Sansad' was held in Varanasi, where seers opposed the Uttar Pradesh government's proposal to install a 221-meter statue of Lord Ram on the bank of the Sarayu river in Ayodhya.

All you need to know about UP Police recruitment process

18 Oct 2018

All you need to know about UP Police recruitment process

The Uttar Pradesh Government will recruit 56,808 personnel in the state police force to fill the vacant posts.

Mayawati's vacated bungalow is now Shivpal Yadav's, courtesy Adityanath government

13 Oct 2018

Mayawati's vacated bungalow is now Shivpal Yadav's, courtesy Adityanath government

The sprawling bungalow on 6, Lal Bahadur Shastri Marg, in Lucknow, which was former Chief Minister Mayawati's abode for long, will soon be the house of Samajwadi rebel Shivpal Yadav, multiple reports said.

Ayodhya-verdict: How SC's judgment could change Babri Masjid dispute

27 Sep 2018

Ayodhya-verdict: How SC's judgment could change Babri Masjid dispute

In the afternoon on Thursday, the Supreme Court is set to deliver a crucial judgment which will have far-reaching consequences in the Ram Mandir-Babri Masjid dispute.

SC extends deadline to submit document on Taj Mahal protection

25 Sep 2018

SC extends deadline to submit document on Taj Mahal protection

The Supreme Court has extended time, till November 15, for Uttar Pradesh Government to submit a vision document on protecting the Taj Mahal from pollution.

Supreme Court criticizes Center for 'lethargy' in protecting Taj Mahal

11 Jul 2018

Supreme Court criticizes Center for 'lethargy' in protecting Taj Mahal

The Supreme Court on Wednesday slammed the Center for its "lethargy" in taking steps to protect the Taj Mahal, dubbing the issue of preserving the historic medieval structure a "hopeless cause".

Won't open new engineering colleges, 62% seats vacant: UP Govt

20 Mar 2018

Won't open new engineering colleges, 62% seats vacant: UP Govt

With 62% seats lying vacant in engineering colleges, the Uttar Pradesh Government today said it will not open any new engineering college in the state.

UP: 37 IAS officers including Gorakhpur District Magistrate transferred

17 Mar 2018

UP: 37 IAS officers including Gorakhpur District Magistrate transferred

In an administrative reshuffle, the Uttar Pradesh Government has transferred 37 IAS officers, including the Gorakhpur District Magistrate.

Nithari killings: Accused get death penalty in yet another case

08 Dec 2017

Nithari killings: Accused get death penalty in yet another case

Businessman Moninder Singh Pandher and his aide Surendra Koli have been sentenced to death for the rape-murder of their housemaid Anjali (2006).

Nithari killings: Pandher, Koli get death in eighth rape-murder case

24 Jul 2017

Nithari killings: Pandher, Koli get death in eighth rape-murder case

Businessman Moninder Singh Pandher and domestic help Surinder Koli, recently convicted in the murder of a 20-year-old woman along with several others, have been given the death penalty for Pinki Sarkar's abduction, rape and killing.

IAS officer's death- UP Govt. suggests CBI probe

23 May 2017

IAS officer's death- UP Govt. suggests CBI probe

The Uttar Pradesh Government on Monday recommended a Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) probe into the mysterious death of IAS officer Anurag Tyagi from the Karnataka cadre.

IAS officer found dead near Lucknow guesthouse

17 May 2017

IAS officer found dead near Lucknow guesthouse

Anurag Tiwari, an IAS officer from Uttar Pradesh, was found dead near Lucknow's Meerabai Guest House in the morning.

Delhi: DMRC's housing scheme to be launched in May

11 Apr 2017

Delhi: DMRC's housing scheme to be launched in May

The Delhi Metro Rail Corporation (DMRC) is currently building 2BHK and 3BHK flats in Janakpuri and Okhla which would cost between Rs. 60 lakh and Rs. 1.20cr.

Cannot impose ban on food, food-related trade: Allahabad HC

06 Apr 2017

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.

Nithari Killings Case: Surinder Koli found guilty in sixth case

06 Oct 2016

Nithari Killings Case: Surinder Koli found guilty in sixth case

A Ghaziabad special Central Bureau Investigation (CBI) court held Surinder Koli guilty of Nanda Devi's murder in the sixth case of the 2006 Nithari killings case.