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01-Sep-2020 Basti (Uttar Pradesh)

UP boy claims same snake bite him 8 times in one month

In a bizarre incident, a teenager in an Uttar Pradesh village of Basti district claims to have been bitten by the same snake eight times in the past one month, though he miraculously managed to survive.Yashraj Mishra of Rampur village has been hospitalised...

31-Aug-2020 Bahraich (Uttar Pradesh)

5 migrants killed, 11 injured in UP accident

Five labourers were killed and 11 injured when a passenger vehicle in Uttar Pradesh rammed into a truck in Bahraich district on Monday.All the labourers had returned to their homes during the national lockdown and were going back to work, police said.They...

16-Aug-2020 Sitapur (Uttar Pradesh) :

Quadruplets born to UP woman

A woman gave birth to quadruplets in her home in Bhadenwa village in Sitapur district on Independence Day.According to reports, Mausam Devi, developed labour pains early in the morning and delivered the babies before the ambulance could be called in.The...

05-Aug-2020 Gautam Buddha Nagar (UP)

Ravan temple to celebrate Bhumi Puja of Ram temple

When Prime Minister Narendra Modi lays the foundation stone of the Ram temple in Ayodhya at noon on Wednesday, a temple dedicated to demon king Ravan will also reverberate with cries of 'Jai Shri Ram'.The temple, in Bisrakh area, is dedicated to Ravan, the...

17-Jul-2020 Shahjahanpur

5 of family killed in wall collapse in UP's Shahjahanpur

Five persons of a family were killed and a child was injured when a wall collapsed in Wajid Khel locality of Chowk Kotwali area in Shahjahanpur district of Uttar Pradesh on Friday.Shahjahanpur District Collector Indra Vikram Singh said the family of five...

26-Apr-2020 Lucknow

CIMAP’s Herbal products may boost immunity to avoid infection

Researchers at Central Institute of Medicinal and Aromatic Plants (CIMAP), Lucknow, has developed scientifically proven two herbal products, which can boost the immunity of the persons as well as help in alleviating the dry cough symptom generally associated with...

06-Feb-2020 Lucknow

Rajnath Singh Visits the U.P Pavilion at the DefExpo

Raksha Mantri Rajnath Singh, today sought to synchronise the export capability of US defense sector with the ever-expanding opportunities in the defence manufacturing sector available in India to take the relationship between the two countries towards a collaborative...

06-Feb-2020 Lucknow

Africa is at the top of India’s priorities : Rajnath Singh

Raksha Mantri Rajnath Singh today signalled India’s readiness to take the defence engagements with the friendly African countries to the next level. Addressing the India-Africa Defence Ministers Conclave in Lucknow today, on the sidelines of DefExpo 2020, Shri...

14-Dec-2019 Kanpur

Prime Minister chairs first meeting of National Ganga Council

Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi chaired the first meeting of the National Ganga Council in Kanpur, Uttar Pradesh today.The Council has been given overall responsibility for superintendence of pollution prevention and rejuvenation of River Ganga Basin, including...

23-Nov-2019 Lucknow

Rajnath Singh inaugurates 172nd Defence Pensioners Adalat in Lucknow

Rajnath Singh today inaugurated the 172nd Defence Pensioners Adalat in Uttar Pradesh capital Lucknow, becoming the first Raksha Mantri to be a part of the event. The two-day Defence Pensioners Adalat aims at redressal of pension related grievances of veterans...

30-Sep-2019 Pilakhuwa (Uttar Pradesh)

Nitin Gadkari Inaugurates Dasna-Hapur Section of Delhi-Meerut Expressway

Union Minister for Road Transport & Highways Nitin Gadkari inaugurated the Dasna-Hapur section of Delhi-Meerut Expressway (package-3) in UP’s Pilakhuwa today. Minister of State for Road Transport & Highways Gen (Retd) V K Singh, Deputy Chief Minister...

19-Aug-2019 Maharajganj, Uttar Pradesh

U.P Chief Minister, Yogi Adityanath Inaugurates iTV Foundation’s

Chief Minister of Uttar Pradesh, Yogi Adityanath inaugurates a two-day health checkup camp (18th -19th August) against Japanese encephalitis in Maharajganj district of Uttar Pradesh. The health camp was organized by iTV Foundation, the corporate social responsibility...

19-Jul-2019 Mirzapur (Uttar Pradesh)

Priyanka Gandhi detained in UP, refuses to leave

Congress General Secretary Priyanka Gandhi remained in detention here on Friday, eight hours after she was driven to a guest house after she insisted on proceeding to Sonebhadra district in Uttar Pradesh where 10 people were killed in clashes over a land dispute...

01-Jul-2019 Noida (Uttar Pradesh)

Sex racket busted in Noida, 35 arrested

In a major breakthrough, the police here busted a sex racket after raiding three spa centres and arrested 35 persons including 25 women, officials said on Monday."The arrested persons include foreign nationals as well. Cash around Rs 1 lakh, cans of beer,...

30-Jun-2019 Saharanpur

It is a case of sour grapes : Yogi Adityanath tells Priyanka Gandhi

UP Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath on Sunday took a dig at Congress General Secretary Priyanka Gandhi Vadra for her criticism of the law and order situation in the state.Gandhi had questioned whether the state government had surrendered before criminals."It...

25-Jun-2019 Aligarh(Uttar Pradesh)

'Kachori wala' with annual turnover of Rs 60 lakhs

A simple shop selling 'kachoris' in Uttar Pradesh's Aligarh has left the commercial tax sleuths astounded.The shop, known as ‘Mukesh Kachori', is located near Seema cinema hall and is a favourite among the locals. Mukesh, the owner of the shop begins selling...

22-Jun-2019 Amethi (Uttar Pradesh)

Smriti Irani will build a house in Amethi

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.She said...

18-Jun-2019 Sitapur (Uttar Pradesh)

8 killed, 24 injured in road accident in UP

Eight persons were killed and more than 24 injured when a milk tanker hit a tractor trolley here.The accident took place on Monday night on the Sitapur Lakhimpur road in the Kotwali police circle.All the passengers of the tractor trolley were going to attend...

15-Jun-2019 Lakhimpur

Underground fires in UP forests spark panic

Underground fires in the forest ranges of Lakhimpur Kheri district in Uttar Pradesh have triggered panic among the local villagers who have started fleeing their homes as smoke has been seen emerging from cracks in the ground.According to reports, smoke has been...

04-Jun-2019 Ghazipur

SP will also contest bypolls alone : Akhilesh Yadav

Samajwadi Party President Akhilesh Yadav on Tuesday said he will now prepare for Assembly bye-elections and his party will contest on all 11 seats where polls are to be held."I will consult my party leaders and then we will contest the bye-elections. If the alliance...

03-Jun-2019 Unnao

Mamata belongs to family of demons : Sakshi Maharaj

BJP MP Sakshi Maharaj, known for his controversial statements, has now said that West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee "belongs to the family of demon king  Hiranyakashyap", an ancient Hindu ruler who is believed to have put his son Prahlad in...

28-May-2019 Barabanki

12 die in UP after drinking spurious liquor

Twelve persons have died after consuming spurious liquor in Uttar Pradesh's Barabanki district. Four of the victims belong to one family.Official sources, however, put the death toll at six. The incident took place in Raniganj of Ramnagar area. Nearly two dozen...

24-May-2019 Lucknow

'Royal' candidates bite dust in Modi storm

It is a royal victory for the BJP but royals in Uttar Pradesh have lost big, too.For the first time, almost all candidates in the opposition who belong to royal families have lost elections.In Pratapgarh, two royal candidates have lost elections. Rajkumari...

17-May-2019 Mirzapur

BJP'S policy of divide and rule wont't work : Mayawati

Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) chief Mayawati on Friday warned the BJP that its policy of divide and rule would not work with the SP-BSP-RLD alliance.Addressing a rally in Mirzapur, the BSP President said, "The BJP is worried in this last phase of elections because...

17-May-2019 Chandauli (Uttar Pradesh)

Chandauli also faces prestigious battle in final phase

After Varanasi, if there is any other Lok Sabha constituency that has the spotlight fixed on it in Uttar Pradesh, it is the adjoining Chandauli.State BJP President Mahendra Nath Pandey is seeking re-election form Chandauli and this increases the importance...

17-May-2019 Mirzapur

Modi better actor than Amitabh : Priyanka Gandhi

Congress General Secretary Priyanka Gandhi fired a fresh salvo at Prime Minister Narendra Modi and called him the worlds "greatest actor"."Ab aap samajh lijiye ke apne duniye ke sabse bade abhineta ko apna Prime Minister bana diya hai, is se accha toh aap Amitabh...

16-May-2019 Mau (Uttar Pradesh)

Mamata does not recognize me as PM: Narendra Modi

Prime Minister Narendra Modi said on Thursday that West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee did not recognize him as her Prime Minister. Instead she treats the Pakistan Prime Minister as her Prime Minister.Addressing a rally in Mau in Uttar Pradesh, Modi...

16-May-2019 Mau (Uttar Pradesh)

Narendra Modi promises Vidyasagar statue at 'same spot'

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday promised a "grand statue" of 19th century reformer Ishwar Chandra Vidyasagar at the same spot where his bust was vandalized in Kolkata.A bust of Vidyasagar had been vandalized during the violence that took place during...

14-May-2019 Balia/Buxar

Opposition backs terrorists, Pakistan: Narendra Modi

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday accused the Samajwadi Party (SP), BSP and the Congress of backing terrorists and Pakistan.Addressing an election rally here, Modi  said his government's policies were aimed at making India a strong country. "I've...

12-May-2019 Kushinagar (Uttar Pradesh)

Narendra Modi presents his report card to people

Prime Minister Narendra Modi has said that when he got a chance to serve the people, he ensured welfare schemes but the opposition ensured their own welfare.Addressing an election rally in Kushinagar in Uttar Pradesh, the Prime Minister placed his report card...

12-May-2019 Kushinagar (Uttar Pradesh)

Army won't wait for EC clearance: Narendra Modi

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday said that the Army cannot wait for clearance from the Election Commission to take action against terrorists.The Prime Minister, while referring to the killing of two terrorists in Shopian in Jammu and Kashmir, said: "They...

09-May-2019 Pratapgarh (Uttar Pradesh)

Priyanka Gandhi calls Modi a 'coward and weak PM'

Congress General Secretary Priyanka Gandhi on Thursday mounted a blistering attack on Prime Minister Narendra Modi when she said that he was a coward and weak Prime Minister."Maine inse bada kayar aur kamzor pradhan mantra nahin dekha. Political power does not...

09-May-2019 Shravasti (Uttar Pradesh)

SP-BSP worked for castes, not society: Amit Shah

BJP President Amit Shah on Thursday attacked the Samajwadi Party (SP) and the Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP), saying that when these parties were in power they never worked for the society but only for select castes.Addressing an election rally here, Shah said:...

09-May-2019 Azamgarh (Uttar Pradesh)

Narendra Modi warns first time voters against 'khichdi' government

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday addressed first time voters and said they must beware of 'khichdi' (read coalition) governments that bring anarchy and instability.The Prime Minister was addressing an election rally in Azamgarh that has over 40,000...

05-May-2019 Lucknow

850 Indians freed from Saudi jails on my request : Narendra Modi

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday said that it was on his request that Saudi Arabia released 850 Indians lodged in its jails on the eve of the month of Ramadan."When the Crown Prince of Saudi Arabia was in India, I requested him to release the prisoners...

05-May-2019 Ambedkar Nagar (Uttar Pradesh)

Can fight LS poll, if needed from UP : Mayawati

Hinting at her Prime Ministerial ambitions, BSP chief Mayawati on Sunday said that she can enter the parliament from Uttar Pradesh's Ambedkar Nagar constituency, "if and when needed".Addressing a poll rally here, Mayawati, while not directly saying that she...

04-May-2019 Basti (Uttar Pradesh)

Narendra Modi tom-toms UN action against Azhar to seek vote

Prime Minister Narendra Modi here on Saturday said India achieved an unprecedented success in its fight against terror and got Masood Azhar designated as an "international  terrorist" by the UN security Council.Now Pakistan would have to take action against...

04-May-2019 Pratapgarh

'Bua-babua' partnership will end on May 23 : Yogi Adityanath

Pratapgarh (Uttar Pradesh), May 4 (IANS) Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath on Saturday targeted the Samajwadi Party-Bahujan Samaj Party alliance, saying that the 'bua-babua' partnership will last only till May 23 when the vote count will happen.Addressing...

04-May-2019 Lucknow

Congress-SP betraying Mayawati : Narendra Modi

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday said that the Congress and Samajwadi Party were playing games with Mayawatis confidence.Addressing an election rally in Pratapgarh on Saturday, he said: "Congress leaders are happily sharing stage with Samajwadi Party...

03-May-2019 Rae Bareli

BJP busy doing ads as farmers suffer : Priyanka Gandhi

Congress General Secretary Priyanka Gandhi Vadra on Friday hit out at the BJP government for turning farmers into "watchmen" (chowkidars) and said that the government was busy doing advertisements, while the reality was completely different.Addressing farmers...

02-May-2019 Rae Bareli

Vote-cutting: Priyanka Gandhi says Congress fielded strong candidates

Facing heat over her "vote-cutting" remarks from the BJP and the Samajwadi Party (SP) chief Akhilesh Yadav, Congress General Secretary Priyanka Gandhi Vadra on Thursday said that her party had fielded strong candidates against the BJP to win the Lok Sabha elections.On...

01-May-2019 Ayodhya

Terrorists are waiting for weak government to strike: Narendra Modi

Sharpening his attack on the opposition Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday asked the voters in Uttar Pradesh here to be alert while pushing the EVM button as the inevitability of a terror strike depends on it."The terrorists are waiting for a weak government...

27-Apr-2019 Kannauj (Uttar Pradesh)

BJP spreading lies to cover up real issues : Akhilesh Yadav

Samajwadi Party chief Akhilesh Yadav on Saturday accused the BJP of diverting the people's attention from real issues affecting them by "spreading lies".Kicking of a 20 km-long road show from Gursahiganj area to Chibarmau with his wife Dimple Yadav, who is seeking...

27-Apr-2019 Barabanki/Unnao

Modi government stalled Amethi food park project: Priyanka Gandhi

Congress General Secretary Priyanka Gandhi on Saturday accused the Narendra Modi government of halting the construction of food work in Amethi - the constituency of her brother and party chief Rahul Gandhi and attacked its "policy and  intentions".Addressing...

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