Uttar Pradesh News

Caught on camera: UP Secretariat officer booked for molesting female employee

Caught on camera: UP Secretariat officer booked for molesting female employee

Lucknow: Hussainganj Police detained the secretary working in Lucknow secretariat, who was caught on camera molesting a female contractual employee and intimidating her. The video of the molestation went viral on social media on Wednesday after which the police swung into action and arrested the officer. Ichharam, the accused was

Zika virus outbreak in Kanpur, 10 more people found positive, city mount to 89

Zika virus outbreak in Kanpur, 10 more people found positive, city mount to 89

New Delhi: Expressing concern at the rapidly rising cases of Zika virus in Uttar Pradesh, Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath chaired a high-level meeting on Saturday, instructing officials to speed up sanitisation work. “Infection of Zika virus is spreading rapidly in Kanpur. Considering the seriousness, special caution is required,” he said.

Corona cases in Uttar Pradesh continue to decline, recoveries go up

Corona cases in Uttar Pradesh continue to decline, recoveries go up

Lucknow: While the state health care crumbles down under increasing Covid-19 cases, the Uttar Pradesh authorities claims to have recorded a decline in active cases while recoveries are going up in the state, alleged health officials on Saturday. “At least 26,847 fresh cases were reported while 34,721 people were declared

Uttar Pradesh: Yogi govt sets up help desks for cows in every district

Uttar Pradesh: Yogi govt sets up help desks for cows in every district

Lucknow: As the country is badly hit by corona pandemic and thousands are dying everyday, the Yogi Adityanath government in Uttar Pradesh has decided to work on its cow protection agenda and has issued directives to set up help desks for protection of cows in every district. The state government

Uttar Pradesh panchayat polls: A nip and tuck affair for BJP, SP

Uttar Pradesh panchayat polls: A nip and tuck affair for BJP, SP

Lucknow: As counting for Uttar Pradesh panchayat elections are in full swing, the exit poll results show dramatic fluctuation in statistics of fortunes of candidates backed by BJP and SP, touted as a bellwether of the high-stakes assembly elections next year. According to the state election commission, as many as

UP govt invokes NSA against hospitals for peddling lies on oxygen shortage

UP govt invokes NSA against hospitals for peddling lies on oxygen shortage

Lucknow: Facing flake over claims of medical oxygen scarcity, the Yogi-led Uttar Pradesh government recently threatened to take extreme measures such as invoking National Security Act against anyone trying to create fear and panic during the pandemic, particularly hospitals falsely claiming oxygen shortage, however additional chief secretary (information) Navneet Sehgal