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22 July, 2017 9:33 AM UP: BJP legislator Mathura Prasad Pal dies after long-battle with cancer

Lucknow: After a long battle with cancer, Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) legislator Mathura Prasad Pal died on Saturday in Mathura. He was being taken to Medanta hospital in Gurugram when he breathed his last at Mathura. His body is being taken to his native village Maidupur Badhapur, in Kanpur rural where Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath is flying in to pay his tributes 25

18 July, 2017 7:05 PM Centre likely to hand over UP Assembly explosive case to NIA

New Delhi: The Centre is likely to hand over to the NIA the probe into the recovery of explosives in the Uttar Pradesh Assembly. The Home Ministry has received a report from the Uttar Pradesh government on the recovery of PETN at the assembly premises, a home ministry spokesperson said. "The request for handing over the investigation to the National 26

18 July, 2017 3:14 AM Uttar Pradesh government says mystery white powder not sent to Agra lab, insists it has PETN

After an Agra forensic laboratory said that a white powder found in the Uttar Pradesh State Assembly last week has no traces of PETN, a powerful plastic explosive, the state government on Tuesday claimed it never sent a sample of the powder to that particular laboratory, reported ANI. The government's statement comes a day after the Agra lab, FSL, said it didn't 39

17 July, 2017 3:48 PM Presidential poll: Close to 99 per cent voting, possibly highest ever

NEW DELHI: Close to 99 per cent voting was recorded on Monday for electing India's next president+ , the returning officer for the poll announced saying it was perhaps the highest-ever percentage. The numbers are stacked in favour of the ruling coalition's nominee Ram Nath Kovind, a former Bihar governor, over the opposition's candidate and former Lok Sabha 38

17 July, 2017 5:20 AM Presidential election 2017 Live Updates: CM Yogi Adityanath casts vote in Lucknow, says Ram Nath Kovind will win

Presidential election 2017 Live updates: Polling to elect 14th President of India has begun at 10 am today. Prime Minister Narendra Modi, BJP President Amit Shah have cast their votes in Parliament. The fight is between NDA nominee Ran Nath Kovind and Meira Kumar who has been backed by 17 Opposition Parties. Prime Minister Narendra Modi has already congratulated 312

16 July, 2017 6:29 PM Yogi Adityanath’s expressway costlier than Samajwadi Party’s Agra-Lucknow project

NEW DELHI: The country’s longest expressway from Lucknow to Ghazipur will be built a cost of nearly Rs 25,000 crore by the Yogi Adityanath government in Uttar Pradesh. This will surpass the per-kilometre cost incurred by the erstwhile Akhilesh Yadav government in building what is currently India’s longest six-lane expressway from Agra to Lucknow. During 27

16 July, 2017 3:27 PM 'Total budget for education in UP is 25.4% higher': Adityanath government refutes Rahul Gandhi's claim

NEW DELHI/LUCKNOW: The Yogi Adityanath government on Sunday dismissed media reports and Rahul Gandhi's charge of cut in budgetary allocation for education and said that money allocated for the sector has in fact been increased by over 25 per cent. A section of media had reported that the UP government has slashed money for education. Citing one such report 34

15 July, 2017 7:27 PM UP Government Has Set Target To Provide 70 Lakh Jobs In 5 Years: Yogi Adityanath

Yogi Adityanath said besides agriculture, textile was another sector which could generate the maximum number of jobs in Uttar Pradesh. Lucknow: The Uttar Pradesh government has fixed a target to provide jobs to 70 lakh people in five years, Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath said today. "UP is a state with immense possibilities....We have fixed a target 28

15 July, 2017 11:04 AM NIA begins probe into discovery of explosives in U.P. Assembly

Police personnel would be quizzed on why no action was taken to spruce up security despite a tip-off from the Intelligence Bureau in May. The National Investigation Agency (NIA) on July 15 began a probe into the discovery of the high-grade Pentaerythritol Tetranitrate (PETN) explosive material inside the Uttar Pradesh Assembly, an official said. Officials 58

15 July, 2017 2:02 AM Uttar Pradesh Assembly Could Get Full Body Scanners Before Airports Do

Apart from baggage scanners, a decision had also been taken to install whole body scanners at the Uttar Pradesh assembly's six gates. Lucknow: Indian security agencies have struggled to convince the government to introduce full body scanners at the country's international airports for more than a decade. Uttar Pradesh assembly might just beat them to it and install 27