NPS benefit still to reach teachers

PRAYAGRAJ, Oct. 23 -- The state government is yet to deduct contributions from the salaries of a majority of teachers and non-teaching staff of government-run primary and upper primary schools of the ... Read More

Centre revises CPI index for industrial workers

new delhi, Oct. 23 -- The government on Thursday unveiled a new series for the consumer price index for industrial workers (CPI-IW), a measure of inflation used to calculate dearness allowance for gov... Read More

A reality check on pollution

India, Oct. 23 -- The State of Global Air 2020 report, which was released on Wednesday, has two warnings for India. First, India recorded the highest annual average PM 2.5 concentration exposure in th... Read More

HC stays arrest of Mukhtar Ansari's sons

Lucknow, Oct. 23 -- Providing major relief to two sons of jailed gangster and BSP MLA Mukhtar Ansari, the Lucknow bench of Allahabad high court on Wednesday stayed their arrest in the Dalibagh land ca... Read More

Obama pitches in for Biden in last leg before debate

Washington, Oct. 23 -- With less than two weeks left for the close of polling, Barack Obama hit the campaign trail on Wednesday in support of Democratic White House hopeful Joe Biden, launching with a... Read More

UP districts saw staggered peak of Covid infection: Top health official

Lucknow, Oct. 23 -- Uttar Pradesh (UP) did not witness a major surge in coronavirus infection at any particular time as each district saw a spike in positive cases and peaked at different intervals, s... Read More

KV-Gyanvapi case: Court admits Sunni Central Waqf Board's civil revision petition

VARANASI, Oct. 23 -- Hearing the Kashi Vishwanath-Gyanvapi case on Thursday, the court of district judge Umesh Chandra Sharma admitted the civil revision petition filed by the Sunni Central Waqf board... Read More

Lucknow University to begin classes from October 26 on flip classroom model

Lucknow, Oct. 23 -- The Lucknow University decided to begin classes for 1st semester UG/PG programmes from next week on a flip classroom model, on Thursday, seven months after classes were suspended a... Read More

Don't take coercive action against 12 B'desh Jamaatis: HC

PRAYAGRAJ, Oct. 23 -- The Allahabad High Court has directed the state government not to take any coercive action against 12 Bangladeshi nationals, who were members of Tablighi Jamaat in pursuance of t... Read More

Police sub-inspector suspended for keeping beard sans permission

MEERUT, Oct. 23 -- A sub-inspector of UP police has been suspended for keeping a beard without seeking permission from the department. Intezar Ali, who hails from Saharanpur district, was posted at R... Read More