E Sreedharan who was planning to step down as advisor to the UP government was instead given additional three projects
The fee for BDS programmes is now, 1.37 lakh to 3.65 lakhs. This new fee structure will be applicable for the next three academic sessions, 2017-18, 2018-19 and 2019-20.
Uttar Pradesh gets the largest share in the pie (70,784) followed by Karnataka (56,281).
Uttar Pradesh Finance Minister Rajesh Agarwal yesterday presented the maiden budget of Yogi Adityanath government, which also happens to be the first state budget post-GST
The budget for 2017-18 presented in the assembly on Tuesday has also made a provision of Rs 10 crore to set up Single Window Clearance, Rs 5 crore to set up incubators in Lucknow, and a provision of Rs 10 crore for “Vishwakarma Shram Samman Yojna”.
"This year mango production will be between 10 lakh tonnes to 15 lakh tonnes only. There is 70 per cent drop in mango production as compared to previous year. The exports from UP are also negligible as due to low production, mango growers are not able to export it", President All India Mango Growers Association (AIMGA) Insram Ali told PTI.
"The Yogi Adityanath government has so far given NOCs (no objection certificate) for conversion of 73 state highways and district roads into national highways to the Union Ministry of Surface Transport.
The population control initiative from the Centre is to be implemented across 145 districts with High Fertility rates.
The dip in the investments in new projects can be attributed to the lack of any meaningful progress in getting stalled projects off the ground. Currently, projects worth Rs 11.72 trillion are stalled in the country.
Kovind, if elected, will be the second from the Dalit community to occupy the highest constitutional office, the first being KR Narayanan.
The Ministry of Housing and Urban Poverty Alleviation (HUPA) has approved construction of 70,784 affordable houses for the benefit of urban poor in Uttar Pradesh under the Pradhan Mantri Awas Yojana.
Though Uttar Pradesh has given the nation a number of prime ministers, it will be perhaps for the first time that the politically-crucial state will have the pride of sending someone to Rashtrapati Bhavan if NDA nominee Ramnath Kovind becomes president.
Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath has assented to the dissolution of the boards, Minister of State for Waqf Mohsin Raza told PTI.
The Chief Minister sought Rs 2,600 crore loan for roads, Rs 1,000 crore for bridges, Rs 2,500 crore for Greenfield Expressway between Lucknow and Ballia, Rs 3,000 crore for housing under Pradhan Mantri Awas Yojana (PMAY-Gramin) and Rs 1,000 crore for PMAY-Urban, among others.
As many as 19 other IAS officers have also been transferred by the state government, an official spokesman said here.
Shivpal, who has been at odds with nephew and Samajwadi Party chief Akhilesh Yadav, however, made it clear that he was forming just a "front" and not a political party.
The squads questioned over seven lakh people at more than two lakh spots including malls, markets, outside schools, colleges and educational institutions, bus and railway stations.
BJP's win in UP hints at a general election victory in 2019; if that result comes to pass, the BJP gets seven years more in power.
Several I-T teams have covered at least 15 premises of the officers in Lucknow, Noida, Greater Noida, Meerut, Baghpat, Mainpuri and Delhi since early morning, I-T officials say.
"Unlike the previous government, which considered some areas as VIP zones for ensuring power supply, our government considers farmers and poor as VIP and gives 18 hours electricity in rural areas, 20 hours at tehsil level and 24 hours at district headquarters," he said during the Question Hour in the Assembly.
The Indian real estate sector has been largely unregulated except for a few states like Maharashtra, Uttar Pradesh, Andhra Pradesh, Delhi and Karnataka. Any pro-consumer development was solely a result of judicial activism. This R
Heatwave conditions continued to prevail in the national capital. The Safdarjung observatory, the recording of which is considered official for the city, registered a maximum temperature of 44.4 degrees Celsius, five notches above normal.
Maharashtra accounts for nearly 25 per cent of the total investments attracted by the real estate and construction industry in India, showed a recent study by industry body ASSOCHAM (The Associated Chambers of Commerce R
The Aayog's Vice-Chairman Arvind Panagariya and Chief Executive Officer Amitabh Kant will make a presentation about the steps required for development of the state to UP Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath, a source said.
"There are about 3,489 projects worth Rs 14.5 lakh crore in the construction and real estate sector that are currently live across India," the study titled 'Construction and real estate investment: State-level analysis' said.