Youths from flood-prone dists to be trained in disaster mgmt

India, Aug. 23 -- The state government will train youths from flood-affected districts in disaster management. Further, home guards will be trained to operate motor boats and organise rescue operation... Read More

Drive underway to rid Charbagh rly station of beggars

LUCKNOW, Aug. 23 -- The Northern Railway (NR) has launched a 15-day long drive 'operation clean' to rid Charbagh railway station of beggars and anti-social elements, said an official. "The drive has ... Read More

Reward on ex-MLA Ashraf to be upped to Rs 2.50 lakh

Prayagraj, Aug. 23 -- In a bid to tighten the noose on former MP and Mafioso-turned politician Atiq Ahmad's gang, SSP Satyarth Anirudh Pankaj has sent a proposal to the state government to increase th... Read More

Prayagraj SSP alerts cops, citizens to counter social media untruths

PRAYAGRAJ, Aug. 23 -- SSP Satyarth Anirudh Pankaj has issued instructions to the cyber cell and social media cell to remain alert and take action to counter inflammatory/false messages which may affec... Read More

Sub-inspector attacked in Koraon

Prayagraj, Aug. 23 -- A sub-inspector was allegedly attacked and injured by some miscreants who were extorting a gas agency vehicle driver in Badokhar area under Koraon police station of trans-Yamuna ... Read More

Mirzapur kids get rotis, salt in MDM; headmaster suspended

Varanasi, Aug. 23 -- Children at a government primary school in Mirzapur district were on Thursday served only 'chappatis' and salt in their mid-day meal (MDM) instead of pulse and vegetables they are... Read More

Child-lifting rumours rife in Kheri, 4 rescued from mob

Lakhimpur Kheri, Aug. 23 -- Four persons, including a mentally challenged woman, fell victim to mob fury under different police station areas here since Wednesday night on suspicion of they being chil... Read More

30 districts yet to get psychiatrists

LUCKNOW, Aug. 23 -- An estimated two million people in Uttar Pradesh are likely to be suffering from high risk of suicide according to the national mental health survey (NMHS) and roughly 15 million a... Read More

Man who gifted sight to many, battles cancer without help

MEERUT, Aug. 23 -- Ashok Jain, who gifted sight to hundreds of blind people in the past 12 years, is now in need of serious medical attention. Sadly, there is little help to be found. Jain is known a... Read More

Bhojpuri crooners' Mission Kashmir laced with wedding, property dreams

LUCKNOW, Aug. 23 -- The post-Article 370 reality has inspired Bhojpuri singers to belt out numbers that encourage people to marry Kashmiri women and purchase land in Jammu and Kashmir, which is now sh... Read More