#Latest Uttar Pradesh news

"The hard work of Uttar Pradesh's 'shiksha mitras' is insulted everyday. Scores of sufferers committed suicide. Those who took to the streets to protest were beaten with lathis, National Security Act was registered against them," the AICC incharge Uttar Pradesh East tweeted.

Lucknow: Well, it was not a game of ‘Chor-police’ that we used to play during our childhood but it was an actual encounter between Uttar Pradesh Police and criminals in Sambhal district, on Saturday. Due to the jammed gun the cops were forced to mimic the sound of ‘Thain Thain‘ to scare the criminals. ALSO …

Lucknow: First time in the history, Uttar Pradesh Director General of Police OP Singh has been given the charge of Officer on Special Duty (Chief Local Commissioner) in New Delhi. Principal Secretary Arvind Kumar, on Saturday, appointed OP Singh as the Officer on Special Duty. It is to be mentioned that earlier the charge of …

New Delhi: The Supreme Court on Monday directed the Uttar Pradesh government to provide free medical treatment and adequate security to a woman attacked with acid in Bulandshahr for refusing to accept ‘triple talaq’ and undergo ‘nikah halala’. A bench of Chief Justice Dipak Misra and Justices A.M. Khanwilkar and D.Y. Chandrachud directed that the Bulandshahr …

Lucknow: Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath, on Saturday, said that the state would become open defecation free by October 2, 2019, as his government constructed over 1.36 crore toilets in the last 17 months. “Four years ago in 99,000 villages of the state, cleanliness was a distant dream. And since October 2, 2014, to March …

Lucknow: A sea of people took to the roads of Lucknow to pay homage to former Prime Minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee during the Asthi Kalash Yatra held here on Thursday. Vajpayee’s ashes were taken to the Jhule Lal park on the banks of the Gomti river and then taken in a procession through the city, …

Lucknow: Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath on Tuesday announced a cash reward of Rs 50 lakh for Meerut resident Saurabh Chaudhary, who bagged gold in the Men’s 10 metre Air Pistol final in the ongoing 2018 Asian Games in Indonesia. An official spokesman said Adityanath also declared that Chaudhary will be given the post of …

Lucknow: At least five pilgrims lost their lives and seven others sustained critical injuries as the car crushed into a truck stationed on the roadside in Jaunpur district of UP. The pilgrims were headed to Allahabad.The accident took place on the Raebareli-Jaunpur highway at around 0300 hours in the morning when the SUV carrying the pilgrims from Kathirav village …