First National Rowing Championship ends: Panjab University champs across board, rakes in 12 Golds

GORAKHPUR, May 31 -- The five-day National Rowing Championship under the Khelo India University Games KIUG concluded at the Water Sports Complex, Ramgarh Lake, in Gorakhpur, on Wednesday. It was the ... Read More

Ramgarh Lake suitable for int'l water sports events: Rowing federation chief

GORAKHPUR, May 31 -- Hinting at the possibility of Gorakhpur's Ramgarh Lake seeing more water sporting events, the president of Rowing Federation of India and vice-president of Indian Olympic Associat... Read More

KIUG 1st Rowing Championship: Kolkata varsity strikes gold, Punjab institutions haul in rest

GORAKHPUR, May 29 -- Rowers from various universities of Punjab held sway at the Water Sports Complex, Ramgarh Lake, in Gorakhpur, as the first edition of the National Rowing Championship under Khelo ... Read More

Woman, paramour held for killing her husband in U.P.'s Gorakhpur

GORAKHPUR, May 27 -- The district police on Saturday arrested a woman and her paramour for allegedly killing her husband here on Wednesday night (May 25), police said. The body of a 50-year-old railw... Read More

Manglesh Srivastava takes oath as Gkp mayor

GORAKHPUR, May 27 -- Bidding adieu to the gown-wearing tradition, newly elected mayor Dr Manglesh Srivastav took oath as the new mayor of Gorakhpur, donning a saffron Pagri and a scarf with the BJP sy... Read More

Mafia Sudheer Singh surrenders in Maharajganj court

GORAKHPUR, May 26 -- After mafia Ajeet Shahi surrendered before the court here on May 18, another dreaded mafia of the district Sudheer Singh surrendered before a court in Maharajganj district on Thur... Read More

KIUG - Rowing: Buzz about Gorakhpur as rowing makes debut

GORAKHPUR, May 26 -- A day ahead of the beginning of the first National Rowing championships from Saturday, excitement was palpable on Friday at the Water Sports Complex (Ramgarh lake), the venue for ... Read More

Rly staff's throat slit; wife and tenant in custody

GORAKHPUR, May 25 -- A 50-year-old railway employee's throat was slit at his residence in Digvijaya Nath colony, under the Gorakhnath police station of the district, late on Wednesday. Officials said... Read More

50 boats from Bhopal reach Gorakhpur for KIUG rowing championship

GORAKHPUR, May 23 -- Around 50 boats from Bhopal's Water Sports Academy, along with 8 member group comprising coaches and technical advisors, reached Gorakhpur on Tuesday, three days ahead of the star... Read More

Draw inspiration from PM Modi to do well and earn respect: Yogi

GORAKHPUR, May 22 -- A day after in an unprecedented break of protocol, Papua New Guinea Prime Minister James Marape touched the feet of PM Narendra Modi, Uttar Pradesh chief minister Yogi Adityanath ... Read More