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UP Finance Minister resigns after turning 75

Lucknow |Tuesday, 2019 9:45:05 PM IST

Uttar Pradesh Minister for Finance Rajesh Agarwal resigned from his ministerial position on Tuesday. He sent his resignation to Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath.

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IITs, IIMs in UP to include yoga in curriculum

Lucknow |Tuesday, 2019 10:15:05 PM IST

Leading management and technical institutions in Uttar Pradesh will now have yoga classes for students and faculty members.

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UP Police head constable commits suicide

Lucknow |Tuesday, 2019 11:45:05 PM IST

Even as the UP Police worry about the growing stress factor among its personnel, a head constable in Kanpur committed suicide on Tuesday by jumping off the fourth floor of the police barracks.

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Yogi government hikes petrol, diesel prices

Lucknow |Tuesday, 2019 4:15:05 PM IST

Petrol and diesel will cost more in Uttar Pradesh from Tuesday after the state government hiked Value Added Tax (VAT)on both.

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Raped by dad, woman manages to save sister from similar fate

Lucknow |Tuesday, 2019 3:45:05 PM IST

In a shocking incident, a 22-year-old woman has alleged that she was repeatedly raped by her father for over a decade with her mother's "active consent" who even gave her contraceptives.

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Taj still a photographer's delight (World Photography Day)

Agra |Monday, 2019 10:15:05 PM IST

Why is the Taj Mahal, the 17th century monument of love, the most photographed building in the world?

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Plantation drive along river banks in UP

Lucknow |Monday, 2019 4:15:05 PM IST

Ten days after Uttar Pradesh created a world record by planting 22 crore saplings on a single day, 10 districts of the state have mooted a similar initiative along the banks of the Ganga and Gomti riv

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Triple talaq cases rise in UP after law comes into force

Lucknow |Monday, 2019 5:15:05 PM IST

The Muslim Women (Protection of Rights on Marriage) Act, 2019 which criminalises triple talaq has, so far, failed to act as a deterrent to the cases of triple talaq in Uttar Pradesh.

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Swatantra Dev Singh resigns as UP Minister

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

Uttar Pradesh BJP President Swatantra Dev Singh, on Monday, resigned from the Yogi Adityanath Cabinet. He resigned in keeping with the party's rule of one-man-one-post.

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Bhim Army launches student wing

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

The Bhim Army has launched its student wing, the Bhim Army Students Federation (BASF), aimed at creating awareness among the youth.

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All UP boats to be registered

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

In an unprecedented move, the Yogi Adityanath government in Uttar Pradesh has come out with a slew of measures to address boat accidents. It has decided that all boats in the state will be painted bri

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Yogi slammed after woman burnt alive over talaq plaint

Lucknow |Monday, 2019 9:45:05 PM IST

A young woman in Uttar Pradesh was burnt alive in front of her five-year-old daughter after she complained to the police that her husband has divorced her by uttering "talaq" thrice.

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