Indian-origin journalists among Pulitzer Prize winners

Washington, June 13 -- Two Indian-Americans were named among the winners of this year's Pulitzer prizes, the top American awards for journalism announced on Friday. Megha Rajagopalan of BuzzFeed News... Read More

PM makes global health pitch at G7

New Delhi, June 13 -- Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday urged the G7 states to adopt a united approach to the coronavirus pandemic and future health emergencies with the mantra of "One earth, o... Read More

Akalis tie up with BSP ahead of Punjab polls

Chandigarh, June 13 -- The Shiromani Akali Dal (SAD) and the Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) announced on Saturday they will fight next year's Punjab election together, with the leaders of the two parties c... Read More

Now, Lucknow man moves court for caseagainst SII CEO

Lucknow, June 13 -- A Lucknow resident has approached the court of additional chief judicial magistrate (ACJM) Shantanu Tyagi in the state capital, urging the court to direct the police to file an FIR... Read More

Minimum requirements for driving schools' accreditation set

Lucknow, June 13 -- Driving schools will have to impart more rigorous and hi-tech training as new rules for the accreditation of such centres will come into effect from July 1 in Uttar Pradesh and the... Read More

AKTU to pay fees for students who lost a parent

LUCKNOW, June 13 -- The Dr APJ Abdul Kalam Technical University (AKTU) has announced that it will foot the entire fee for the remainder of the sessions of those students who lost a parent to Covid-19,... Read More

Distribute govt aid through local public reps, says Yogi

LUCKNOW, June 13 -- Chief minister Yogi Adityanath on Saturday asked the officers concerned to ensure that disaster relief or any other government monetary aid was distributed through local public rep... Read More

DG health visits hospital, helps perform surgery

LUCKNOW, June 13 -- Days after the state government asked doctors on administrative posts also to examine patients, director-general (DG) medical and health DS Negi, was the first to visit a hospital,... Read More

Five of a family attacked by aides ofland mafia

LUCKNOW, June 13 -- Five members of a Dalit family, including a woman, were attacked allegedly by a group of local goons outside their house in Hariharpur village under Sushant Golf City police statio... Read More

UP polls: Big parties begin wooing smaller outfits

LUCKNOW, June 13 -- Uttar Pradesh's smaller political parties are being wooed by the major political players in the run-up to next year's assembly elections due to their influence in various pockets o... Read More