Tuesday, February 7, 2023

UP

Groups call for Bharat Bandh today against ‘Agnipath’ scheme; several states on high alert

As protests rage throughout the country, with rather lesser reported incidents on Sunday against the newly rolled out Agnipath recruitment scheme, several protestant groups have called for a Bharat Bandh on 20 June. Several states on Sunday tightened security...

Bodies floating on Ganga: NGT asks UP, Bihar to inform No. of human corpses

The National Green Tribunal has directed the Uttar Pradesh and Bihar governments to inform it about the number of human corpses found floating in the river Ganga besides bodies buried on the river bed in the two states before...

UP: Cl-12 English exam cancelled in 24 districts after paper leak, 11 detained

The Class 12 English exam of the Uttar Pradesh school board was cancelled in 24 districts on Wednesday after the question paper was leaked, prompting CM Yogi Adityanath to order invoking the stringent National Security Act in the case.The...

Post-poll violence at 2 places in UP

SP, BJP supporters clash in Budaun; 10 booked Budaun/ Bhadohi (UP), Mar 13 (PTI): A political argument between supporters of the Samajwadi Party and the Bharatiya Janata Party escalated into a clash and led to stone pelting here, police said...

Time to form ‘iron government’ of BSP in UP: Mayawati

BSP supremo Mayawati on Sunday said it is essential to form a strong government that takes cares of all sections of the society.“Voting on 54 seats in nine districts of Uttar Pradesh will be held in the last phase...

Satta Bazar still bats for BJP victory in UP

The 'satta markets' of Hapur, Lucknow, and, Delhi are predicting the return of the BJP to power in Uttar Pradesh, but with a curtailed majority of 220 seats. The bookies who run the satta bazaar had predicted 230 seats to...

Akhilesh will leave state on March 10: UP BJP president

As Uttar Pradesh enters the final and the seventh phase of polling, State BJP President Swatantra Dev Singh said that after the poll results on March 10, Samajwadi Party (SP) chief Akhilesh Yadav will finally leave the state and...

PM interacts with intellectuals in Varanasi

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday interacted with intellectuals and other prominent personalities here and said if the BJP returns to power in Uttar Pradesh, the state will be at the forefront of economic development.Modi, who represents Varanasi in...

‘Instead of illegal weapons, UP now makes missiles’

Union Home Minister Amit Shah on Wednesday said illegal weapons were made earlier in Uttar Pradesh to scare and kill people but now shells and missiles are being manufactured to protect the country.He was apparently referring to the defence...

UP not developed because you vote for caste, religion: Priyanka Gandhi Vadra tells voters

Congress general secretary Priyanka Gandhi Vadra on Saturday blamed the politics of caste and religion for the ‘dismal’ state of affairs in Uttar Pradesh and said the non-Congress governments for three decades had done nothing except tall claims of...