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RTI activist to file PIL against UP police for remarks on rape  Oct 30, 3:24 pm
Meerut (Uttar Pradesh) Oct. 30 (ANI): Activist Lokesh Khurana on Thursday said that he will file a public interest litigation (PIL) against the Uttar Pradesh police after his Right to Information (RTI) query resulted in the latter making regrettable remarks on rape.
DCW chief slams UP Police's 'small mentality'  Oct 30, 12:30 pm
New Delhi, Oct. 30 (ANI): Delhi Commission for Women Chairperson Barkha Shukla Singh on Thursday expressed concern over reports of the Uttar Pradesh Police blaming indecent clothing and exposure to mobile phones for the rise in rape cases.
Varanasi celebrates annual owl festival with traditional fervour  Oct 27, 5:14 pm
Varanasi, Oct. 27 (ANI): Residents of Varanasi celebrated the owl festival by honouring the nocturnal bird, which is considered to be the favourite vehicle of the Hindu goddess of wealth and prosperity Lakshmi.
NHRC recommends Rs. 5 lakh in a case of police torture in UP  Oct 27, 4:45 pm
New Delhi, Oct.27 (ANI): The National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) has recommended that the Uttar Pradesh Government pay Rs. five lakh to a victim of police torture due to which he became permanently disabled.
Shiv Sena offering cash to Hindus for having big families is 'ridiculous': NCP  Oct 26, 2:57 pm
New Delhi, Oct.26 (ANI): Nationalist Congress Party (NCP) leader Majid Memon on Sunday termed the move by Shiv Sena's Uttar Pradesh unit of offering cash to Hindu families having ten children as ridiculous and asked the media not to give any undue importance to it.
Gorakhpur residents light over one lakh earthen lamps, pray for world peace  Oct 25, 5:14 pm
Gorakhpur (Uttar Pradesh), Oct.25 (ANI): Scores of Hindu devotees recently gathered on a river bank in Gorakhpur, Uttar Pradesh, to light over one lakh earthen oil lamps and prayed for world peace and prosperity of citizens.
Six killed in Diwali-linked incidents in Uttar Pradesh's Etah District  Oct 24, 9:08 am
Lucknow, Oct. 24 (ANI): At least six persons were killed and several others injured in Uttar Pradesh's Etah District in different Diwali-linked incidents on Friday.
Gorakhpur cracker market gutted in fire  Oct 22, 8:49 pm
Gorakhpur (Uttar Pradesh), Oct. 22 (ANI): A fire broke out in a cracker market near the Sahajanva railway station here on Wednesday.
Indigenous products gain popularity ahead of Diwali  Oct 20, 4:54 pm
Allahabad, Oct. 20 (ANI): In an endeavor revive the traditional aspect of the festival, the people in Uttar Pradesh are making conscious efforts to boycott Chinese products and use indigenous products on the occasion of Diwali.
Varanasi weavers rejoice as power looms promise boost to sari business  Oct 20, 12:27 pm
Varanasi (Uttar Pradesh), Oct.20 (ANI): Weavers are hopeful that the introduction of power looms will give a boost to the city's famed sari industry.
Bulls fetch millions at Meerut cattle fair   Oct 19, 11:03 am
Meerut (uttar Pradesh), Oct.19 (ANI): Heavyweight bulls fetched millions at an All India Cattle Show in Meerut, Uttar Pradesh, on Saturday.
BJP has time till 2019 to build grand Ram Janambhoomi Temple: RSS  Oct 18, 11:44 am
Lucknow, Oct.18 (ANI): The Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS) has said that the NDA Government has till 2019 to act on the issue of constructing a grand Ram Janambhoomi Temple in Ayodhya, Uttar Pradesh.
Azam Khan rubbishes reports that bullets were found in his hand baggage at IGI Airport  Oct 17, 7:27 pm
Lucknow, Oct. 17 (ANI): Uttar Pradesh Urban Development Minister and senior Samajwadi Party leader Azam Khan on Friday rubbished reports of bullets found in his hand baggage by security officials at the Indira Gandhi International Airport and termed it to be a conspiracy to defame him.
Heavy rains cancel PM Modi's trip to Varanasi  Oct 13, 10:33 am
New Delhi, Oct.13 (ANI): Prime Minister Narendra Modi's two-day trip to his parliamentary constituency Varanasi, starting from tomorrow, has been cancelled in view of the heavy rains in Uttar Pradesh.
Uttar Pradesh: Tigress kills Bijnor kid  Oct 13, 10:02 am
Bijnor (Uttar Pradesh), Oct.13 (ANI): In a tragic incident, a ten-year-old boy was killed by a man-eater tigress in Uttar Pradesh while the child was playing near his house.
Cyclone Hudhud will affect East UP, says met department  Oct 12, 7:39 pm
Lucknow, Oct. 12 (ANI): The India Meteorological Department (IMD) Uttar Pradesh on Sunday predicted that Cyclone Hudhud, that has severely affected Andhra Pradesh and Odisha, will even affect the far-away regions of the Eastern parts of the state.
PM's Adarsh Gram Yojana is for publicity, alleges Samajwadi Party  Oct 11, 5:17 pm
New Delhi, Oct. 11 (ANI): The Samajwadi Party on Saturday accused the media of creating hype surrounding the 'Saansad Adarsh Gram Yojana' launched by Prime Minister Narendra Modi, saying such programmes were existent in Uttar Pradesh but had failed to get noticed.
Villagers see ray of hope as PM Modi plans to adopt Kakrahia village  Oct 11, 1:21 pm
Varanasi, (Uttar Pradesh), Oct. 11 (ANI): An atmosphere of celebration has clouded Kakrahia village of Uttar Pradesh, as people anticipate its adoption by Prime Minister Narendra Modi to better the bleak situation prevailing in this small abode of over 3,000 people.
Carpet exporters expect boost in sales after Modi's US visit  Oct 10, 5:29 pm
Varanasi, Oct. 10 (ANI): Exporters in carpet industry in Uttar Pradesh expected a boost in sales after the recent five-day U.S visit of Prime Minister Narendra Modi.
Traders want new policies to counter Chinese goods flooding Indian markets  Oct 8, 5:09 pm
Kanpur (Uttar Pradesh), Oct. 8 (ANI): Shopkeepers in Uttar Pradesh have urged the government to start making policies for 'Make in India' initiative to compete with Chinese lights and items flooding the markets ahead of Diwali.
Ceasefire violations: Air Force chief says Govt, security forces working to bring situation under control  Oct 8, 12:37 pm
Hindon (Uttar Pradesh), Oct.8 (ANI): Describing the constant ceasefire violations by Pakistan as 'a serious matter', Air Chief Marshal Arup Raha said here on Wednesday that India wants peace and tranquility at the borders and efforts are being made by the government and the security forces to bring the situation under control.
IAF remains deeply committed to nation building responsibilities: Arup Raha  Oct 8, 11:59 am
Hindon (Uttar Pradesh), Oct. 8 (ANI): Speaking at the 82nd Air Force Day celebrations, Indian Air force chief Arup Raha said here on Wednesday that the IAF remains deeply committed to their important nation building responsibilities.
Sacrificial livestock prices rise across UP, Bihar ahead of Eid-Al-Adha  Oct 3, 8:39 pm
Bijnor/Patna, Oct. 3 (ANI): Livestock prices across Uttar Pradesh and Bihar jumped drastically over the last two weeks despite assurances from the authorities that there would not be any significant rise in prices.
President condoles loss of lives due to crash of Army helicopter in Bareilly  Oct 1, 6:39 pm
New Delhi, Oct.1 (ANI): President Pranab Mukherjee has conveyed condolences over loss of lives due to tragic crash of an army helicopter in Bareilly, Uttar Pradesh.
President Mukherjee condoles Gorakhpur train collision deaths  Oct 1, 1:09 pm
New Delhi, Oct.1 (ANI): President Pranab Mukherjee has conveyed condolences over loss of lives due to collision of two passenger trains near Gorakhpur district of Uttar Pradesh.