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Fog, cold return in UP after hiatus

Lucknow |Wednesday, 2018 10:15:04 AM IST

After a three day hiatus, cold wave has returned to most parts of Uttar Pradesh and a thick blanket of fog enveloped the state capital and other parts on Wednesday morning, affecting normal life.

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Demonetised notes worth Rs 100 cr seized in Kanpur

Kanpur | Wednesday, Jan 17 2018 IST

On the information passed on by the National Investigation Agency (NIA), Uttar Pradesh police have recovered demonetised notes worth about Rs 100 crore from an under-construction house in Swarup Naga

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Threat on closure of public sector old thermal power units in UP

Lucknow | Wednesday, Jan 17 2018 IST

Threat of closure of the state-run old coal fired thermal power generation plants in Uttar Pradesh looms large following the tough environmental norms for curbing carbon emission enforced by the minis

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Mixed response among UP's Muslim leaders on Haj subsidy revocation

Lucknow |Wednesday, 2018 11:45:04 AM IST

The decision of the union government to scrap Haj subsidy and divert it to welfare of Muslim women and education of girls has evoked a mixed response from Muslim leaders and clerics in Uttar Pradesh.

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UP STF guns down dreaded criminal in Kheri

Lucknow | Wednesday, Jan 17 2018 IST

In a major drive against criminals in Uttar Pradesh, the Special Task Force (STF) of the state police gunned down a dreaded criminal Bagga Singh in Lakhimpur Kheri district on Wednesday morning. UP po

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Vice-President to inaugurate first ever UP Diwas on Jan 24

Lucknow | Tuesday, Jan 16 2018 IST

The first Uttar Pradesh Diwas would be a gala event in Lucknow commencing from January 24 which will be inaugurated by Vice-President Venkaiah Naidu. The two-day celebrations would also coincide wi

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Job to one family member of martyr in UP

Lucknow | Tuesday, Jan 16 2018 IST

The Yogi Adityanath government in Uttar Pradesh has announced to provide employment to at least one member of the family of Defence or para-military force martyr. The proposal comes a week after UP Ca

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Netanyahu, Sara visit Taj Mahal

Agra | Tuesday, Jan 16 2018 IST

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu along with his wife Sara visited the 17th century Mughal monument Taj Mahal on Tuesday. The Israeli couple, along with 130-member delegation, spe

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Toll on Agra-Lko expressway from Jan 19

Lucknow | Monday, Jan 15 2018 IST

Driving down the Agra-Lucknow Expressway may cost more from the midnight of January 19 as Yogi Adityanath Government has decided to take toll from vehicle using this green expressway, a government spo

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Lucknow Half Marathon on Feb 11

Lucknow | Tuesday, Jan 16 2018 IST

The third edition of the Lucknow City Half marathon will be held on February 11. Announcing the date of the Half Marathon, UP's 1st ULTRAMAN and two-time IRONMAN Triathlete Abhishek Mishra

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Maulanas welcome abolition of Haj subsidy

Lucknow | Tuesday, Jan 16 2018 IST

The Central government on Tuesday abolished subsidy for Haj pilgrims and the muslim clerics have welcomed the abolition of the subsidy on the haj pilgrimage. They said 'Good Riddance'. The clerics sai

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Country facing undeclared emergency: Sanjay Singh

Lucknow |Tuesday, 2018 6:45:04 PM IST

Senior Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) leader Sanjay Singh on Tuesday said India is facing its most serious crisis since Independence and his party will do its best to protect democratic values and constitution

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