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'Bike Bot' Additional Director arrested
Greater Noida, June 25 (IANS) The Gautam Buddh Nagar police have arrested one of the additional directors of ponzi marketing scheme 'Bike Bot' run by BSP leader Sanjay Bhati, police said on Tuesday.
2019-06-25
Category: India, Uttar Pradesh,National,Crime/Disaster/Accident
GDA aims to boost industrial activity in Ghaziabad
Ghaziabad, June 25 (IANS) The Ghaziabad Development Authority (GDA) at its 153rd board meeting on Tuesday considered 37 proposals, including the plan to build warehouses to develop Ghaziabad into an industrial hub.
2019-06-25
Category: India, Uttar Pradesh,National,Business/Economy
Uttarakhand to contest HC ban on stay in meadows
Dehradun, June 25 (IANS) After protests by two Congress MLAs at Assembly, the Uttarakhand government, here on Tuesday, said it would move the Supreme Court against the high court order banning night stay at meadows and limiting the entry of tourists there.
2019-06-25
Category: India, Uttar Pradesh,National,Environment/Wildlife,Immigration/Law/Rights
'Kachori wala' with annual turnover of Rs 60 lakhs
Aligarh, June 25 (IANS) A simple shop selling 'kachoris' in Uttar Pradesh's Aligarh has left the commercial tax sleuths astounded.
2019-06-25
Category: India, Uttar Pradesh,National,Human Interest/Society
UP Police sirens to play 'Jaagte Raho'
Lucknow, June 25 (IANS) Remember those good old days when the watchman would shout "Jaagte Raho" throughout the night to keep thieves at bay.
2019-06-25
Category: India, Uttar Pradesh,National,Human Interest/Society,Defence/Security
A drying Yamuna could endanger Taj Mahal
Agra, June 24 (IANS) The inordinate delay in granting permission for construction of a barrage on the Yamuna in Agra, about one-and-a half km from the Taj Mahal, could end up endangering the monument of love.
2019-06-24
Category: India, Uttar Pradesh,National,Politics
Gupta weddings over, Auli stares at quintals of waste
Dehradun, June 24 (IANS) Uttarakhand's Joshimath Municipality is faced with an uphill task of clearing quintals of garbage left behind after the high-profile Gupta family weddings last week at Auli.
2019-06-24
Category: India, Uttar Pradesh,National,Environment/Wildlife,Lifestyle/Fashion
Metro Man resigns as Advisor to Lucknow metro
Lucknow, June 24 (IANS) The Principal Advisor to Lucknow Metro Rail Corporation (LMRC) Padma Vibhushan E. Sreedharan has submitted his resignation citing health issues, an official said on Monday.
2019-06-24
Category: India, Uttar Pradesh,National,Business/Economy
Ayodhya to be painted yellow for 'Deepotsav'
Ayodhya, June 24 (IANS) In 2011, the then Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Mayawati had gotten Lucknows city centre, Hazratganj, painted pink.
2019-06-24
Category: India, Uttar Pradesh,National,Politics
Bodies of 7 foreign mountaineers recovered on Nanda Devi
Dehradun, June 23 (IANS) A search team on Sunday found seven bodies of foreign mountaineers who had gone missing last month while climbing the Nanda Devi East peak in Uttarakhand, a top government official said.
2019-06-23
Category: India, Uttar Pradesh,National,Environment/Wildlife,Crime/Disaster/Accident
Medical student commits suicide in Banaras Hindu University
Varanasi, June 23 (IANS) A student at the Institute of Medical Science Banaras Hindu University (IMS-BHU) allegedly committed suicide by hanging herself from the ceiling of her hostel room at the varsity campus here on Sunday afternoon.
2019-06-23
Category: India, Uttar Pradesh,National,Crime/Disaster/Accident
Coast Guard recruitment centre soon in Uttarakhand
Dehradun, June 23 (IANS) Uttarakhand Chief Minister Trivendra Singh Rawat on Sunday announced that a Coast Guard recruitment centre will soon be set up in the hill state.
2019-06-23
Category: India, Uttar Pradesh,National,Defence/Security
NSA visits his native village in Pauri, offers prayers (2nd Lead, correcting name)
Dehradun, June 22 (IANS) National Security Adviser (NSA) Ajit Doval on Saturday was given a traditional welcome to his native village Gheedi in Pauri district of Uttarakhand where he organized a 'puja' of his 'kul devtas'.
2019-06-22
Category: India, Uttar Pradesh,National,Politics,Religion
Uttarakhand Chief Minister attends Guptas' weddings at Auli
Dehradun, June 22 (IANS) Uttarakhand Chief Minister Trivendra Singh Rawat on Saturday flew to the ski resort of Auli to attend the weddings of the NRI Gupta brothers' sons, brushing aside ecological concerns over the event in the popular hill station.
2019-06-22
Category: India, Uttar Pradesh,National,Diaspora,Politics
Smriti Irani will build a house in Amethi
Amethi, June 22 (IANS) : Union minister Smriti Irani on Saturday did what Congress President Rahul Gandhi did not do in the past one-and-a-half decade. Irani announced on Saturday that she will construct her own house in Amethi and has already identified a plot in Gauriganj.
2019-06-22
Category: India, Uttar Pradesh,National,Politics
NSA visits his native village in Pauri
Dehradun, June 22 (IANS) National Security Adviser (NSA) Ajit Dobhal on Saturday was given a traditional welcome to his native village Gheedi in Pauri district of Uttarakhand where he organized a 'puja' of his 'kul devtas'.
2019-06-22
Category: India, Uttar Pradesh,National,Politics,Religion
UP government working for one community: Babri panel
Lucknow, June 21 (IANS) The All India Babri Masjid Action Committee (AIBMAC) has alleged that the Yogi Adityanath government in Uttar Pradesh was working for only one particular community and goes against the Constitution and its own written submissions in court when its ministers give anti-Babri Masjid statements.
2019-06-21
Category: India, Uttar Pradesh,National,Politics,Religion,Immigration/Law/Rights
Guptas' Auli weddings held in full compliance with HC orders: officials
Dehradun, June 20 (IANS) As the wedding functions of the controversial Gupta brothers' two sons began in the ski resort of Auli, authorities on Thursday said the events are being held in full compliance with the Uttarakhand High Court's orders.
2019-06-20
Category: India, Uttar Pradesh,National,Environment/Wildlife
Whistleblower bureaucrat crackdowns on 'VVIP culture' at Corbett National Park
Nainital, June 19 (IANS) From fake websites to the alleged forged booking of guest houses, Jim Corbett National Park in Uttarakhand's Ramnagar seems to be mired in a long tale of corruption and controversies.
2019-06-19
Category: India, Uttar Pradesh,National,Environment/Wildlife,Human Interest/Society,Immigration/Law/Rights
8 killed, 10 injured in UP road accident
Sambhal (Uttar Pradesh), June 19 (IANS) Eight persons, including two children, were killed and ten others injured in a road accident here.
2019-06-19
Category: India, Uttar Pradesh,National,Crime/Disaster/Accident
UP highways to have herbal plantations for clean air
Lucknow, June 19 (IANS) The national and state highways in Uttar Pradesh will soon have clean and bacteria-free air as the Yogi Adityanath government is planning to plant herbal Ayurvedic plants along the highways in the state to improve air quality and also promote Ayurveda.
2019-06-19
Category: India, Uttar Pradesh,National,Environment/Wildlife,Human Interest/Society,Politics
Yogi tightens hold on private universities in UP
L0ucknow, June 19 (IANS) All private universities in Uttar Pradesh will now have to give an undertaking to the government, saying that their campuses will not be allowed to be used for "any anti-national activity", a new ordinance says.
2019-06-19
Category: India, Uttar Pradesh,National,Education,Politics
Uttarakhand HC allows Guptas' wedding in Auli
Dehradun, June 18 (IANS) Amid environmental concerns over the Auli wedding extravaganza of the controversial NRI Gupta brothers' two sons, the Uttarakhand High Court on Tuesday allowed the event on condition of a Rs 1.5 crore security deposit for compensating any damage at the pristine ski resort.
2019-06-18
Category: India, Uttar Pradesh,National,Environment/Wildlife,Human Interest/Society
Four Ayodhya terror attack conspirators get life sentences (2nd Lead)
Prayagraj, June 18 (IANS) Fourteen years after a terror attack on Ayodhya by Jaish-e-Mohammad operatives, a special court here on Tuesday convicted four of the accused in the conspiracy behind the attack and sentenced them to life imprisonment.
2019-06-18
Category: India, Uttar Pradesh,National,Immigration/Law/Rights,Religion,Terrorism
Big B starts shooting for 'Gulabo Sitabo' in Lucknow
Lucknow, June 18 (IANS) Megastar Amitabh Bachchan has started shooting for his upcoming film "Gulabo Sitabo", directed by Shoojit Sircar, here.
2019-06-18
Category: India, Uttar Pradesh,Cinema/Showbiz,Bollywood
Rains lash Uttarakhand, offer respite from heat
Dehradun, June 17 (IANS) Rains on Monday evening lashed Dehradun, Mussoorie and other areas of Uttarakhand, giving a much-needed respite from the summers.
2019-06-17
Category: India, Uttar Pradesh,National,Environment/Wildlife
Ghaziabad doctors observe strike in solidarity with Bengal docs
Ghaziabad, June 17 (IANS) Doctors in Ghaziabad observed a 24-hour strike in solidarity with the agitating doctors in West Bengal on Monday.
2019-06-17
Category: India, Uttar Pradesh,National,Health/Medicine
Six killed in Uttarakhand road accident
Dehradun, June 17 (IANS) Six people were killed on Monday after their car fell into a gorge here in Uttarakhand, police said.
2019-06-17
Category: India, Uttar Pradesh,National,Crime/Disaster/Accident
Apna Dal to consolidate Kurmi base with Shahuji anniversary
Lucknow, June 17 (IANS) The Apna Dal is all set to consolidate its Kurmi vote bank in Uttar Pradesh.
2019-06-17
Category: India, Uttar Pradesh,National,Politics
8 killed after car hits truck on Yamuna Expressway near Mathura
Mathura, June 16 (IANS) Eight persons of a family, including an 11-year-old girl, were killed after the car they were travelling in rammed into a truck on the Yamuna Expressway near Mathura in Uttar Pradesh on Sunday, the police said.
2019-06-16
Category: India, Uttar Pradesh,National,Crime/Disaster/Accident
Uddhav, Sena MPs visit Ram Janmabhoomi temple
Ayodhya, June 16 (IANS) Shiv Sena chief Uddhav Thackeray, his family and all 18 Members of Parliament of the party, on Sunday, arrived in Ayodhya and offered prayers at the Ram Janambhoomi temple.
2019-06-16
Category: India, Uttar Pradesh,National,Politics,Religion
UP cop dismissed for seeking Yogi government's dismissal
Etawah, June 16 (IANS) In a bizarre incident, a Provincial Armed Constabulary (PAC) constable has been dismissed for demanding the dismissal of the Yogi Adityanath government in Uttar Pradesh.
2019-06-16
Category: India, Uttar Pradesh,National,Defence/Security
Ghaziabad doctors to hold one-day strike on Monday
Ghaziabad, June 15 (IANS) Doctors in Ghaziabad will go on a one-day strike from Monday to express solidarity with their colleagues in West Bengal, it was announced on Saturday.
2019-06-15
Category: India, Uttar Pradesh,National,Health/Medicine,Politics
Xiaomi supplier opens 1st India manufacturing plant
Noida, June 15 (IANS) Xiaomi supplier Holitech Technology on Saturday said it has inaugurated its first component manufacturing plant in Greater Noida and will invest nearly $200 million over three years in the country.
2019-06-15
Category: India, Uttar Pradesh,Business/Economy,Technology
Yogi transfers six top police officers in UP
Lucknow, June 14 (IANS) Under fire over the deteriorating law and order situation in the state, Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath, on Friday, transferred six senior police officers.
2019-06-14
Category: India, Uttar Pradesh,National,Immigration/Law/Rights,Politics
Lucknow doctors protest in solidarity with Kolkata medicos
Lucknow, June 14 (IANS) Doctors in Lucknow staged a protest on Friday against the attack on doctors at a major Kolkata hospital.
2019-06-14
Category: India, Uttar Pradesh,National,Immigration/Law/Rights
Ayodhya put on high alert
Ayodhya, June 14 (IANS) Ayodhya has been put on high alert after security agencies were given an intelligence input of a possible terror attack in the holy city.
2019-06-14
Category: India, Uttar Pradesh,National,Terrorism
Jaya Prada seeks disqualification of Azam Khan
Lucknow, June 14 (IANS) Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Jaya Prada has challenged the election of Samajwadi Party MP Mohd Azam Khan to the Lok Sabha in the Lucknow bench of the Allahabad High Court.
2019-06-14
Category: India, Uttar Pradesh,National,Politics
New mango variety named after Amit Shah
Malihabad (Uttar Pradesh), June 14 (IANS) Celebrated mango grower, Haji Kalimullah, popularly known as 'Mango Man, has named a new variety of mango after Union Home Minister Amit Shah.
2019-06-14
Category: India, Uttar Pradesh,National,Politics
Ex-BJP MP passes away, donates body to hospital
Lucknow, June 13 (IANS) Veteran journalist and former BJP MP Rajnath Singh Surya died here on Thursday after a brief illness. He was 81
2019-06-13
Category: India, Uttar Pradesh,National,Media,Politics
17 killed in storms, rain in UP
Lucknow, June 13 (IANS) Seventeen persons have died in separate incidents of dust storms, lightning and rain in various parts of Uttar Pradesh in the past 24 hours.
2019-06-13
Category: India, Uttar Pradesh,National,Crime/Disaster/Accident,Environment/Wildlife
New drug to fight multi-drug resistant TB soon in UP
Lucknow, June 13 (IANS) Uttar Pradesh may soon get a new drug to fight the multi-drug resistant (MDR) tuberculosis (TB).
2019-06-13
Category: India, Uttar Pradesh,National,Health/Medicine
UP Bar Council chief shot dead in Agra court
Agra, June 12 (IANS) The first woman President of the Uttar Pradesh Bar Council, Darwesh Yadav, was shot dead in Agra Civil courts on Wednesday allegedly by her own colleague Manish Sharma, police said.
2019-06-12
Category: India, Uttar Pradesh,National,Crime/Disaster/Accident,Immigration/Law/Rights
CBI raids ex-UP Minister Gayatri Prajapati's Amethi home
Amethi, June 12 (IANS) The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) on Wednesday carried out raids in the Amethi residence and office of former Samajwadi Party Minister Gayatri Prajapati.
2019-06-12
Category: India, Uttar Pradesh,National,Crime/Disaster/Accident,Politics
'Aam' to be 'khaas' for common man this year (IANS Special)
Lucknow, June 12 (IANS) 'Aam is going to be rather 'khaas this year, especially for the 'aam aadmi.
2019-06-12
Category: India, Uttar Pradesh,National,Human Interest/Society
Varanasi's plush Manduadih railway station resembles airport
Varanasi, June 11 (IANS) The newly revamped Manduadih railway station in Varanasi is of world-class level -- it can easily be mistaken for a swank corporate office or an airport terminal.
2019-06-11
Category: India, Uttar Pradesh,National,Human Interest/Society,Politics
2 separate missions launched to retrieve bodies of foreign mountaineers from Nanda Devi
Dehradun, June 11 (IANS) The Indian Mountaineering Foundation (IMF) and the Uttarakhand government are launching separate missions to retrieve the bodies of a group of foreign mountaineers who perished in an avalanche near Nanda Devi last month.
2019-06-11
Category: India, Uttar Pradesh,National,Crime/Disaster/Accident
A railway station that looks more like airport
Varanasi, June 11 (IANS) The Manduadih railway station in Uttar Pradesh looks less like a railway station and more like an airport terminal.
2019-06-11
Category: India, Uttar Pradesh,National,Business/Economy,Politics
DM in disguise inspects Kedarnath Yatra routes
Dehradun, June 11 (IANS) Rudraprayag District Magistrate Mangesh Ghildiyal on Monday performed a 'different' role as he roamed around Uttarakhand's Kedarnath highway incognito to inspect the Kedarnath Yatra arrangements.
2019-06-11
Category: India, Uttar Pradesh,National,Human Interest/Society
BJP MP slaps constable in UP, FIR registered
Lakhimpur, June 11 (IANS) BJP MP Rekha Varma has allegedly slapped a constable on duty in Lakhimpur in Uttar Pradesh.
2019-06-11
Category: India, Uttar Pradesh,National,Defence/Security,Politics