Uttar Pradesh's Yogi Adityanath government has taken a major decision and announced the setting up of an anti-terrorism squad (ATS) centre in Deoband.
Modi, during his visit to his parliamentary constituency Varanasi on Thursday, praised the Uttar Pradesh government for its handling of the Covid crisis and said the way it had controlled the second wave was "unprecedented".
The youth, said to be in a relation with a girl, was beaten up by her relatives and other villagers when he had come to meet her. It's being said that he was also hit on his private parts with a stick.
Uttar Pradesh has administered over two crore COVID-19 vaccine doses till now with over 30 lakh jabs given to beneficiaries in the 18-44 age group, the state government said on Sunday.
On May 10, the vaccination drive was expanded to 17 district headquarters having municipal corporations and Gautam Buddh Nagar district. In the third phase, the number of districts was increased to 23, he added.
In Uttar Pradesh's Mathura, the festival of colors has commenced days before Holi celebration.
Three members of a family were killed and four injured here when a speeding truck crashed into their tractor while they were returning from a wedding, officials said on Saturday.
The Yogi Adityanath government is planning to set up a new investment promotion and facilitation agency that will focus on bringing new investments and creating employment.
UP Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath has asked senior officials to start working towards creating employment opportunities for about 15 lakh persons in the next six months and strengthen the economy.
With five new cases of Coronavirus, the tally in Uttar Pradesh has gone up to 43. The daughter and two other contacts of the Noida-based Coronavirus positive couple have also tested positive for the infection in Lucknow. The reports came in on Thursday night.
Two men have been arrested for repeatedly raping two minor sisters, aged 9 and 10 years, in Uttar Pradesh's Mau district. The accused Mantu Mull, 22, and his friend Amit Singh, 25, were arrested after the victims' family lodged an FIR on Tuesday.
The manager of the Uttar Pradesh Board examination centre and his son were among the three persons arrested for running a massive cheating racket in the trans-Yamuna area of Prayagraj district.
The death toll in the stone quarry incident in the Billi Markundi mining area here reached five, police said on Sunday. Bodies of three trapped labourers were retrieved around 4 am on Sunday.
A 40-year-old farmer was shot by miscreants when he had gone to irrigate his fields at a village in Uttar Pradesh's Muzaffarnagar district
Upendra Yadav scored a double ton and along with Saurabh Kumar and Ankit Rajpoot helped UP post 625/8d against Mumbai in the Ranji Trophy Group B game.
Tuesday night at Aliganj police station five policemen, including two sub-inspectors, Fir has been lodged allegedly taking Rs 7 lakh from a village head in fake case
PRV in Uttar Pradesh escorting women will necessarily have two women officials. Police chiefs of each district have been asked to make arrangements for the same.
A groom who was on his way to the bride's house, stopped his marriage procession briefly to join a group that was on a hunger strike.
The FIR was registered on November 30 on a complaint to the CBI in Lucknow by Prabhat Kumar Singh of Kunda town in Pratapgarh. The complainant claimed that he used to go to the post office regularly with his wife to deposit money collected from individuals who wanted to put their savings in the post office savings schemes.