Uttar Pradesh

  Lucknow. Gyandendra Tripathi,a MA Hindi topper of Lucknow University who was refused admission in PhD has decided to return his medals. Gyanendra on Tuesday submitted an application in which he had requested the Vice-Chancellor to accept his medals won for academic excellence. In his letter, Gyanendra has stated that the university dismissed his complaint and …

Gurdaspur: The National Investigation Agency (NIA) has raided 6 places linked to Gurdaspur Superintendent of Police Salwinder Singh in connection with Pathankot attacks. The houses of SP’s cook Madan Gopal and his friend Rajesh Verma have also been raided by NIA. The NIA team reached Salwinder’s residence in Amritsar on Thursday and searched it in his …

Lucknow, A day before the proposed visit of Prime Minister Narendra Modi to Varanasi and Lucknow, Uttar Pradesh government on thursday changed the zonal Inspectors General of Police (IGs) of  both the places. A.Satish Ganesh, till now the IG (law and order), will be the new IG(zone) of Lucknow replacing Zaki Ahmad who goes to …

Lucknow.  The University of Lucknow, accepting the suggestion of Uttar Pradesh Governor Ram Naik to sport traditional dresses instead of ‘European graduate gown culture’ dress in the convocation ceremonies, has issued a dress code to all the participants for its upcoming 58th Convocation Ceremony. This year the awardees have been given a dress code which …

Lucknow: After the successful landing of fighter plane, Mirage, on Yamuna Expressway in Mathura last year, the Uttar Pradesh government is planning to construct Samajwadi Purvanchal Expressway in a way that fighter planes can land on it. Samajwadi Purvanchal Expressway will have take off and landing facilities for the fighter planes similar to Agra-Lucknow Expressway, …

The Apex court hearing the case kept its decision reserved till Friday next. The court said that only SC would appoint next Lokayukta in case it withdrew the name of Justice (retd)  Virendra Singh. What court said: Why a consensus was not made on any single name since last 20 months by the selection committee. …

Kanpur: In a rather strange case, probably the first of this nature, Kanpur police in Uttar Pradesh on Tuesday has received a complaint from a wife accusing her husband of posting indecent status on his Whatsapp account . The FIR was registered by the police on the complaint of a woman, native of Fazalganj area, …

Lucknow. Lucknowites, if you are using polyhtene bags, stop using it by tomorrow. In order to make the state eco-friendly, Uttar Pradesh government has banned use of polythenes from tomorrow i.e. January 21, 2016. The polyhtene users will be charged heavy fine from March month. Rupees 500 will be charged in March month and these …