UP government to plant 22 cr saplings this season

Agra |Thursday, 2019 9:15:05 PM IST

Concerned over depleting forest cover and scanty rains, the Uttar Pradesh government has set an ambitious target of planting 22 crore saplings this rainy season.

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Samajwadis protest as UP Assembly session begins

Lucknow |Thursday, 2019 7:45:05 PM IST

Samajwadi Party (SP) legislators on Thursday sat on a dharna in the Vidhan Bhawan premises here to protest against the killings in Sonbhadra and the killing of two cops in Sambhal.

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6 cities, towns in UP to become 'model' by December (IANS Special)

Lucknow |Thursday, 2019 7:45:05 PM IST

Lucknow, Varanasi and Mathura will be developed as model cities by the end of December.

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Ram Janambhoomi Nyas says mediation panel not needed on Ayodhya issue

Lucknow |Thursday, 2019 8:45:05 PM IST

As the litigation process on Ayodhya issue continues, the Ram Janambhoomi Nyas said on Thursday that such a committee was not needed at all as there is no dispute about where Lord Ram was born.

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Digital de-addiction clinic for children in UP (IANS Special)

Lucknow |Thursday, 2019 9:15:05 PM IST

Digital addiction among children is emerging as a major problem in the modern world and also a reason for adolescent behavioural issues. Comparable to problems like kleptomania or compulsive gambling,

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Adityanath likely to expand his cabinet

Lucknow |Thursday, 2019 2:15:05 AM IST

Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath is likely to expand his council of ministers soon, sources said on Wednesday.

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Ayodhya issue: Ram Janambhoomi Nyas says mediation panel not needed

Lucknow |Thursday, 2019 3:15:05 PM IST

With the mediation panel set to submit its report to the Supreme Court on the Ayodhya dispute, Ram Janambhoomi Nyas said on Thursday that such a committee was not needed at all as there is no dispute

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Title holder of disputed Ayodhya land favours more time for mediation panel

Lucknow |Thursday, 2019 2:45:05 PM IST

Iqbal Ansari, one of the main litigants in the Ayodhya dispute, feels that the mediation panel set up by the Supreme Court should be given more time so that views of all stakeholders are considered.

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20-year-old case against Yogi dismissed

Lucknow |Wednesday, 2019 3:45:06 PM IST

A special court has given a major relief to Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath in a 20-year-old murder case as it dismissed the case.

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Diverted Vistara flight lands in Lucknow with low fuel

Lucknow |Wednesday, 2019 11:20:54 AM IST

A Vistara Mumbai-Delhi flight that was diverted to Lucknow, landed at the city's airport with low level of fuel left.

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Agra jail inmates make 'eco-bricks' to curb polythene menace

Agra |Wednesday, 2019 11:20:53 AM IST

Inmates of Agra district jail have lent a helping hand in the campaign against the polythene menace in the tourist city as they have made ecologically-friendly bricks that are filled with waste polyth

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BJP will win upcoming UP bypolls: Swatantra Dev Singh

Lucknow |Wednesday, 2019 8:15:05 PM IST

A day after being named as the president of Uttar Pradesh's BJP unit, Swatantra Dev Singh said the party will win all 12 assembly seats where by-elections are to be held in the coming months.

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