The BJP has announced a series of 'yatras' in Uttar Pradesh to galvanise party cadres ahead of the crucial state assembly elections next year. The party's Uttar Pradesh chief Swatantra Dev Singh made the announcement on his Twitter handle today.
UP Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath said the culprits will be booked under the National Security Act and Gangster Act. He also ordered reconvening of the exam within a month.
The RLD leader tweeted a picture of him along with SP chief Akhilesh Yadav with the words "Badhte Kadam (advancing steps)" this evening on the microblogging platform.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi, Home Minister Amit Shah and National Security Adviser Ajit Doval today attended the 56th Conference of Director Generals of Police (DGP) and Inspector Generals of Police (IGP) at Police Headquarters in Lucknow.
Addressing the Congress party's 'Pratigya Sammelan-Lakshya 2022' in West UP's Bulandshahr, Priyanka Gandhi Vadra also said that only Congress workers will contest from the party ticket.
The District Magistrate in Lucknow has instructed officials to create containment zones of 400 metres around a Zika virus patient's home and the patient should go in for home isolation.
A state government official in Uttar Pradesh, caught on camera forcing himself on a woman employee, has been arrested in Lucknow after videos of the assault surfaced on social media.
CCTV footage of the Lucknow incident shows the woman wading dangerously through the heavy traffic till a car stops before her. She then let loose on the cab driver, damaging his car and, allegedly, phone. A passerby who intervened also was assaulted.
Agitating farmers plan to block all roads leading to the Uttar Pradesh capital of Lucknow beginning September 5. On that day, they will also hold a Kisan Mahapanchayat in Muzaffarnagar, the Bharatiya Kisan Union has said.
President Ram Nath Kovind laid the foundation stone of Ambedkar Memorial and Cultural Centre in Lucknow. Uttar Pradesh Governor Anandiben Patel, Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath and others were present.
An MBBS doctor and five others were arrested for allegedly stealing black fungus and remedesivir injections from hospitals and selling these to the family of patients at higher rates, police said on Wednesday.
Eight people have been arrested from Ghazipur area in Lucknow for allegedly selling what was suspected to be radioactive substance californium, police said on Friday.
A Lucknow-based private hospital owner, who was earlier booked for "spreading rumours" about oxygen shortage, has been arrested for allegedly assaulting an employee of a TV news channel, police said on Tuesday.
Samajwadi Party leader Azam Khan has been admitted to a private hospital in Uttar Pradesh's Lucknow after he tested positive for coronavirus.