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Lucknow: Uttar Pradesh cabinet minister Siddharth Nath Singh has penned a letter to Governor Ram Naik requesting him to change the name of Allahabad to Prayag. “UP Governor Ram Naik, who was then MP from Maharashtra, had helped in getting ‘Bombay’ to be renamed as ‘Mumbai’. I have written to him to consider renaming Allahabad …

Lucknow: Uttar Pradesh Health Minister Siddharth Nath Singh on Monday ridiculed Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi for his comments on Jay Shah, who has been accused of embezzling a whopping sum of money using the political connect of his father Amit Shah. “Please come out of the kids’ diapers now. Now you (Rahul Gandhi) have …

Sant Kabir Nagar: Uttar Pradesh technical and medical education minister Ashutosh Tandon and four others on Sunday sustained minor injuries after they fell down following a stage collapse at the sports stadium in Sant Kabir Nagar district. The incident took place when Ashutosh Tandon was distributing crop loan waiver certificates to farmers. Chief development officer (CDO) …

Lucknow: There is a voice of rebellion for the first time in Yogi Adityanath-led Uttar Pradesh government as UP cabinet minister Om Prakash Rajbhar has threatened to resign if his demands are not met till July 4. He said he will also stage a dharna from July 4 in protest over the same. The Minister …

Lucknow: Former Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister and Samajwadi Party patriarch Mulayam Singh Yadav on Tuesday met former UP minister Gayatri Prasad Prajapati, who is in jail for allegedly gangraping a girl. After a half-an-hour-long meeting, Mulayam alleged that Gayatri has been intentionally framed in a factious lawsuit following a huge political conspiracy. It may be …

Lucknow: Uttar Pradesh Health Minister Siddharth Nath Singh on Wednesday announced that the government has terminated 270 government doctors who have not executed their duties in the hospitals for a single day over the past 10 years. Talking to the media persons outside Vidhan Sabha, the UP Health Minister said, “We have issued termination letter …

Lucknow: Uttar Pradesh Minister Mohsin Raza on Saturday appealed the rich Muslim families to quit Haj subsidy, to become a part of the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) government’s philosophy of ‘Sabka Saath Sabka Vikaas’. “I appeal all the rich Muslim families across the state to quit Haj subsidy, to ensure that government could be able …

Lucknow: In a joint operation by the Uttar Pradesh Special Task Force and Lucknow Police, three people were arrested on Tuesday in connection with the gangrape case in which  Samajwadi Party leader Gayatri Prasad Prajapati and some others were allegedly involved. The three accused  arrested are: Rupesh, Vikas Verma and Pintoo alias Amrendra Singh. All …