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Noida Police Slaps Gangster Act Against Shrikant Tyagi

  NOIDA: Hours after his supporters created a ruckus at the Grand Omaxe Society, the Uttar Pradesh police slapped Shrikant Tyagi with the Gangster Act. The illegal properties he created, according to police, will also be seized. The police said some illegal weapons have also been recovered from his house, therefore some more sections will …

UP Govt Signs MoU With Koo To Promote ODOP

LUCKNOW: Uttar Pradesh government has signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with micro-blogging site Koo App to promote content related to the ‘One District, One Product’ initiative in 10 Indian languages. The agreement was exchanged by Navneet Sehgal, additional chief secretary, Micro, Small & Medium Enterprises and Export Promotion, and Koo co-founder and CEO Aprameya …

Another PFI Man Held In Lucknow In Patna Terror Module Case

LUCKNOW: Three days after the arrest of three Popular Front of India (PFI) men, who were allegedly part of a “potential terror module” that sought to target those “who make adverse” comments against Islam, the Bihar Police with the help of UP STF arrested another member from Lucknow on Saturday. Based on the revelations made …

SP Fields Maurya, 3 Others For UP LC elections

LUCKNOW: The Samajwadi Party has fielded former Minister Swami Prasad Maurya and three other leaders for the Uttar Pradesh Legislative Council (LC) elections. All the four leaders filed their nomination papers on Wednesday in presence of Samajwadi Party chief Akhilesh Yadav for the Legislative Council elections scheduled on June 20. Besides Akhilesh Yadav, party MLA …

BJP’s Kishore Talks Of Convention On Ambedkar Anniv

NEW DELHI: Union Minister Kaushal Kishore on Friday said that he would organise a mega ideological convention in Lucknow, Uttar Pradesh on the birth anniversary of Dr BR Ambedkar, the chief architect of the Constitution in order to fulfill his mission. The minister of state for housing and urban affairs said that about 2,000 delegates …

People Mandate Will Be For Development And Not Communal : SP’s Sarojini Nagar Candidate Abhishek Mishra

LUCKNOW: Even as polling for the fourth phase in Uttar Pradesh is underway in full swing, Abhishek Mishra, Samajwadi Party (SP) candidate from Sarojini Nagar in Lucknow, said that people have rejected the hate politics of Hindu and Muslims and are voting for development. Speaking to The New Indian after casting his vote at Sarojini …

BJP Changed Its Law Minister Pathak’s Seat Sensing Defeat: SP Candidate Ravidas Mehrotra

LUCKNOW: Even as polling for the fourth phase in Uttar Pradesh is underway, Samajwadi Party candidate from Lucknow central Ravidas Mehrotra claimed he will bag the prestigious seat. According to him, it was sensing their defeat that BJP decided to field Brajesh Pathak, law minister in the current government, from another seat. After casting his …

UP polls: 57.45% voter turnout recorded till 5 pm in fourth phase

LUCKNOW: 57.45% voting was recorded till 5 pm in the fourth phase of the Uttar Pradesh assembly elections. The highest average turnout was recorded at 62.42% in (Lakhimpur) Kheri, followed by 61.33% in Pilibhit. Voting is being held in 59 constituencies, including state capital Lucknow, spread across nine districts. The districts in which polling is …

Lucknow to host 1st T20I as BCCI revises schedule of Sri Lanka’s tour to India

The Board of Cricket Control in India (BCCI) has announced a revised schedule for the upcoming Sri Lanka tour of India, keeping in the mind the assembly elections in Uttar Pradesh. The assembly polls in UP are being held in seven phases, the last of which will take place on March 7. The tour will …

5 yrs on, CM Yogi Owns Only Rs 12K Samsung Phone, 10g Earrings, Gets Rs13L/Yr Salary: 2022 Poll Affidavit

GORAKHPUR: Wealth accumulation for most politicians is natural but for some chief ministers, there’s little that money and luxuries attract.  Uttar Pradesh Chief minister Yogi Adityanath, who is making a debut in the 2022 assembly polls, is an owner of a modest Rs 12,000 mobile phone and has an annual salary of Rs 13.2 lakh. …