Faith reigns as Kanwariyas brave rain on Day 1 of yatra

MEERUT, July 23 -- Chanting "Bol Bum" and "Har Har Mahadev", hundreds of thousands of kanwariyas walked towards their destinations on National Highway 58, which connects Delhi and Haridwar, on the fir... Read More

Ensure better facilities for devotees during Sawan month: CM

VARANASI, July 23 -- Chief minister Yogi Adityanath on Monday instructed officials to provide better facilities to devotees of Baba Kashi Vishwanath during Hindu holy month of Sawan. On a daylong vis... Read More

'Supreme Court interim stay decision right, state govt order was divisive'

MEERUT, July 23 -- While leaders from some political parties and general public welcomed the Supreme Court's interim stay on the Uttar Pradesh government's "nameplate order" for the Kanwar Yatra route... Read More

UP govt directive aligns with Centre's 2011 regulations on food biz

Lucknow, July 23 -- Despite the controversy over the Yogi Adityanath government's directive to all eatery owners on Kanwar Yatra routes to paste their names on their shops and food carts, the order ap... Read More

'Sauhaardmev jayate': Akhilesh on SC move

Lucknow, July 23 -- Hours after the Supreme Court (SC) imposed an interim stay on the government orders asking eateries on the Kanwar Yatra routes to display their owners' names, Samajwadi Party chief... Read More

'Ensure uninterrupted power and cleanliness on routes'

LUCKNOW, July 23 -- Urban development and energy minister AK Sharma has directed the department officials to make special arrangements on the designated Kanwar Yatra routes and Shiva temples, starting... Read More

Thread of harmony binds fabric of piety during Yatra

MEERUT, July 23 -- The Kanwar Yatra has been more than a religious event in western Uttar Pradesh where it weaves a fabric of harmony through the medium of trade and gives the local people an addition... Read More

Now, Maurya seeks details of reservation in govt jobs

LUCKNOW, July 23 -- Deputy chief minister Keshav Prasad Maurya had recently shot off a letter to the UP Appointment and Personnel department, seeking details of implementation of OBC, SC and ST quota ... Read More

Uttar Pradesh Legislative Council gets LoP

LUCKNOW, July 23 -- Samajwadi Party (SP) member Lal Bihari Yadav has been made the Leader of Opposition in the Uttar Pradesh Legislative Council. The post had been vacant for two years for the SP, th... Read More

Will Samajwadi Party name a Dalit leader of Oppn?

Lucknow, July 23 -- The Samajwadi Party (SP) may name its first Dalit Leader of Opposition (LoP) in the Uttar Pradesh assembly, in a move to brighten the political optics and extend the outreach among... Read More