"The criminals were ruling the roost in the previous regime due to which investors were migrating from UP. Now, after formation of the BJP government, they are returning, as criminals are being sent to their 'right place' (jail)," he said at an election rally here.
The former Uttar Pradesh chief minister claimed that the comments made by BJP leaders against the court on the issue of violence, following self-styled godman Gurmeet Ram Rahim Singh's conviction in a rape case, had not been liked by the countrymen.
Currently, there are no flight services from the capital Lucknow to Varanasi or Gorakhpur.
The state government had allocated Rs 4,479.5 crore in 2016-17, under the National Health Mission of which around Rs 19.22 crore was allocated for purchasing new equipment, according to government reports.
The action comes after the UP chief minister Yogi Adityanath had recently hinted that strict action will be taken against builders engaging in fraudulent practices
A "strict law" will also be enacted to deal with those patronising criminals and the next session of the state legislature will be convened soon to pass the legislation if it cannot be done in the ongoing session.
Salim Mukim Khan alias Abu Amaar alias Arif, a native of Hathgaon in Fatehpur district of Uttar Pradesh, was nabbed in a joint operation by anti-terrorism squads of Maharashtra and Uttar Pradesh police when he arrived at the international airport from the UAE, he said.
Charging the previous government of insensitivity towards the homeless, Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath said today that ten lakh houses will be constructed in the state by 2019 for them
Many of the promises — as mentioned in the party’s Lok Sankalp Patra — are yet to be fulfilled by the Chief Minister even after a seemingly sincere effort.
"By misusing her position as chief minister, Rabri Devi acquired land worth Rs 10 lakh each, alloted to Siddiqui and Sudha Shrivastaa by MLA Cooperative," Sushil Modi alleged in a statement.
As per the information received from the Ministry of Urban Development, the proportion of green area in the National Capital Region (NCR) has declined from 4.26% in 1999, to 3.30% in 2012, environment minister R
Earnings recovery and normal monsoon would be next key triggers for market, feel experts who expect that could drive the Nifty towards five digits mark (10,000).
Settling cane arrears was one of BJP's promises made during the election campaign.
Watch Manisha Gupta of CNBC-TV18 speaking about the current trend and updates from the commodity space specifically sugar.
From anti-Romeo squads to cleanliness drives, the new chief minister has been a busy man since taking office.
In the run up to 2019 Lok Sabha polls, sectors like basic consumption (staples), low- to mid- income housing, agri, and rural consumption could be in focus.
"Any development can be done only once you address the problems of getting the river clean from all the sewage and the unwanted material that is going into the river", S Ramnath, CFO of ITD Cementation told CNBC-TV18.
After a long weekend, the market staged spectacular rally Tuesday, with the Nifty closing above 9000 level for the first time on hopes of BJP strengthening reform agenda following emphatic victory in Uttar Pradesh and Uttarakhand.
As earnings may not render support for markets at higher levels, Lalit Nambiar, Executive VP - Fund Manager & Head Of Research at UTI Mutual Fund told CNBC-TV18 he would prefer to be cautious and adopt a 'wait-and-watch' approach.
Bulls were in control of equity benchmarks as they cashed in on BJP’s victory in state assembly elections. Nifty closed above 9000-mark for the first time ever, while the Sensex ended 496 points higher.
Fresh from BJP's landslide win inrnUP and Uttarakhand after a bitter and often divisive campaign,rnPrime Minister Narendra Modi today talked about inclusivityrnand pitched for building a 'new India' by 2022 that would havernmade the nation's founding fathers proud.
Speaking to Network18, Finance Minister Arun Jaitley said that the poor people of India feel that the steps taken by the PM are in the their favour.
The Uttar Pradesh assembly election verdict will be closely watched and viewed as a rehearsal for the 2019 Lok Sabha election. It may chart another term for the Prime Minister Narendra Modi-led government.
In a thumping victory for Brand Modi, UP and Uttarakhand have given BJP a clear mandate to form the government signalling their intention to be part of the saffron party‘s reform agenda.