19 PFI members released on bail
Nineteen members of the Popular Front of India (PFI), an Islamic organisation whom UP Police wanted banned for their alleged role in organising violent anti-CAA protests in the state, have been released on bail. The police had arrested a total of 25 PFI members.
If a country wants a National Register of Citizens, why should it be opposed: Rajnath Singh
Addressing a rally in support of the Citizenship ...
Of bats and balls: How Khelo India is reviving sports goods business
Manufacturing of sports goods has seen a 25% increase this year in Jalan...
Asaduddin Owaisi hits out at Bipin Rawat on "de-radicalisation" comments
Speaking at a public meeting at Adilabad on Thursday night, the Hyderabad MP said de-radicalisation is needed for those who lynch and kill innocent Dalits and Muslims. Rawat on Thursday in an address at the Raisina Dialogue, said de-radicalisation camps are operating in the country as it was necessary to isolate people who are completely radicalised.
Gandhis not allowed to enter Meerut
The two had requested that they, along with another Congress leader, be allowed to meet the families, but were denied entry, Congress sources in Delhi said.
Alok Singh joins as first police commissioner of Noida
Singh, a 1995-batch Indian Police Service (IPS) officer, holds the rank of an ADG and was till last week serving as the Inspector General (IG) of police of Meerut Range. The Uttar Pradesh government had on Monday announced switching to the commissionerate system of policing for Lucknow and Noida, giving magisterial powers to the top cops in both cities.
CM Yogi plans Ganga yatra to mark 3 yrs in office
Nearing the completion of three years in office in March, Uttar Pradesh chief minister Yogi Adityanath will flag-off a Ganga Yatra - a campaign undertaken by the state government that will cover 1,025 km via 26 districts through which the river flows.
Sujit Pandey, Alok Kumar to be first police commissioners of Lucknow, Noida
Inspector General attached to DGP (Headquarter) Naveen Arora and IG Provincial Armed Constabulary (Headquarter) Lucknow Nilabja Chaudhary will be the two joint police commissioners of Lucknow. DIG PAC (Headquarter) Lucknow, Akhilesh Kumar, and DIG Jail Administration Sriparna Ganguli will be additional police commissioners of Noida.
UP DGP reprimands Meerut SP for 'Go to Pakistan' comment, Naqvi condemns him
Uttar Pradesh Director-General of Police, O.P. Singh has reprimanded Akhilesh Narayan Singh, who serves as the Superintendent of Police (City) in Meerut, for his 'Go to Pakistan' comments made on December 20 in Meerut.
‘Noida scandal’ rocks UP Police: Whistleblower cop complains against 5 ‘corrupt’ IPS officers
On one side is Vaibhav Krishna, an IPS officer widely considered to be upright in police circles, who was suspended on Thursday from his post as Noida police chief for leaking to the media the contents of his official complaint against five IPS officers made in October 2019 and featuring allegedly in an obscene video chat with an unidentified woman.
BJP, RSS reach out to UP's Muslim clergy, professionals & academics over CAA
BJP and RSS are holding a series of meetings with UP’s Muslim clergy, professionals and academics on the Citizenship Amendment Act (CAA), in Kanpur, Meerut, Jaunpur, Lucknow and four other places in Uttar Pradesh.
Where is Amazon India investing its $1 billion? Gopal Pillai has some details
The brand has plans to establish Digital Haats to enable businesses to integrate into the digital economy.
Over 71 hectares handed over to NHAI for Delhi-Meerut expressway
As many as 201 houses were demolished with the help of owners and the target was achieved within 15 days, said District Magistrate Ajay Shankar Pandey.
Tihar Jail says will seek 2 hangmen from UP to execute Nirbhaya convicts
Last month, before the death warrant was issued, Tihar authorities had written to Uttar Pradesh prison authority, seeking services of a hangman from Meerut, the official added.
New Army deputy-chief to look after ops & strategic planning post-Doklam
The need for the new post of Deputy Chief of Army Staff (Strategy) or DCOAS (S) was acutely felt during the 73-day troop confrontation between India and China at Doklam near the Sikkim-Bhutan-Tibet tri-junction in June-August 2017
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