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Record underprivileged children given scholarships by UP govt
Record underprivileged children given scholarships by UP govt

| In a bid to provide better, equal and accessible education to the underprivileged and deprived sections of society, the Yogi Adityanath government in Uttar Pradesh has set a new record in providing scholarships to the children belonging to Scheduled Castes, Scheduled Tribes and the minority communities. To ensure socio-economic and educational

UP to provide millions of jobs in fish farming: Govt
UP to provide millions of jobs in fish farming: Govt

| Looking at the immense potential of employment generation and income growth from fisheries, the Yogi Adityanath government is going to provide golden opportunities to the youth by providing them with jobs in fish farming. An official spokesman said here on Saturday that Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath believed that fisheries had immense

Over 3 lakh students to spread awareness of Covid vaccination
Over 3 lakh students to spread awareness of Covid vaccination

| Over three lakh students studying in engineering and management institutes of the state will now make people aware of the Covid vaccination campaign and try to clear up their misconceptions about the vaccine. Dr APJ Abdul Kalam Technical University will honour such students for their noble cause. Giving details of the awareness

Youth kills aunt, ends life as family objects to his illicit relation
Youth kills aunt, ends life as family objects to his illicit relation

| Facing the ire of his family members over his affair with his own 38-year-old aunt, a 23-year-old youth allegedly killed the woman before committing suicide. The bodies of the woman and her nephew were recovered from a vacant plot in Bhavnapur area of Meerut district early Saturday morning. The local residents suspected

Congress may replicate Assam experiment in UP poll campaign
Congress may replicate Assam experiment in UP poll campaign

| Confident of its success in Assam assembly elections, the Congress is all set to replicate its Assam poll campaign experiment in Uttar Pradesh polls due early in 2022. Congress sources said that party high command had received positive feedback on the performance by Chhattisgarh Chief Minister Bhupesh Baghel and his

April 11, 2021 One arrested for Posting woman's morphed photos
April 11, 2021 One arrested for Posting woman's morphed photos

| The Cyber Crime Cell of Azamgarh district, on Saturday, nabbed a miscreant who used to morph photos of innocent women and used to make them viral on social media. The accused was identified as Sunil Prajapati of Khanpur police station area of Ghazipur district. He owned up his crime. His arrest came

Akhilesh: SP to set up 'Baba Saheb Vahini'
Akhilesh: SP to set up 'Baba Saheb Vahini'

A day after announcing to celebrate the birth anniversary of Dr BR Ambedkar as Dalit Diwali, Samajwadi Party President and former Chief Minister of UP, Akhilesh Yadav, announced to set up 'Baba Saheb Vahini' across the state to push the ideology of Dalit icon Dr Ambedkar. In a tweet on Saturday

Expedite wheat procurement process: CM to officers
Expedite wheat procurement process: CM to officers

Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath has directed officials to expedite the process of wheat procurement from farmers under minimum support price. The chief minister has also directed officials to ensure transparent arrangement at each wheat procurement centre and drinking water and shade for the convenience of the farmers. Yogi Adityanath stressed

Four officials involved in memorial scam during Maya regime arrested
Four officials involved in memorial scam during Maya regime arrested

Taking action against the alleged charges of large-scale corruption in construction of memorials and statues during the Mayawati regime, the Lucknow unit of Vigilance Establishment arrested four senior officers of UP Rajkiya Nirman Nigam on Friday. These officers posted in senior positions in UPRNN between 2007 and 2012 were already named

Panchayat elections a big challenge for SP
Panchayat elections a big challenge for SP

The panchayat elections ahead of the crucial UP assembly elections in 2022 are a big challenge for the Samajwadi Party. The opposition party faces an uphill task of retaining its electoral base comprising Other Backward Classes (OBCs) and Most Backward Classes (MBCs). After three consecutive defeats in 2014 Lok Sabha

AIMPLB to challenge Varanasi court order
AIMPLB to challenge Varanasi court order

All India Muslim Personal Law Board (AIMPLB) said that it would challenge the order of the Varanasi court regarding Gyanvapi mosque in the Allahabad High Court. The Varanasi court has allowed the Archaeological Survey of India to conduct a survey of the Gyanvapi and file a report in the court. AIMPLB counsel

Govt and pvt offices in worst-affected dists to work with 50 pc staff
Govt and pvt offices in worst-affected dists to work with 50 pc staff

With the surge in novel coronavirus infection cases in the state, Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath has ordered that all offices - both government and private - in the worst-affected districts will work at 50 per cent capacity and has also issued order for setting up three dedicated Covid hospitals in