May 09, 2016 01:18 PM IST
The move comes after UP Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav had launched an ambitious programme to boost all-round development of the state by attracting NRI investments from across the globe, especially from the Middle East.
- May 07, 2016 03:48 PM IST
Days after rejecting the Centre's offer for a water train for Bundelkhand, Yadav sought financial assistance to buy 10,000 tankers to carry water to villages of parched region and other drought-hit districts of Uttar Pradesh.
- May 07, 2016 02:20 PM IST
At the meeting here with Yadav which also discussed water scarcity, Modi said the Centre and states have to work together to mitigate the problems faced by the people due to the drought, a PMO statement said.
- May 06, 2016 09:00 AM IST
At these meetings, Modi will take stock of the situation with regard to drought and water-scarcity that these states are facing, they said. UP, Maharashtra and Karnataka are worst hit by the twin problems.
- Apr 28, 2016 02:14 PM IST
Responding to a series of supplementaries during Question Hour, Water Resources Minister Uma Bharti said she would announce in the House in July 2018 that the river has been cleaned and rejuvenated.
- Apr 17, 2016 05:37 PM IST
Eight labourers were injured, one of them seriously, when a shuttering between two under- construction pillars of Lucknow metro, a flagship project of Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav, collapsed here today. However, there was no loss of life, District Magistrate Raj Shekhar said.
- Feb 12, 2016 06:08 PM IST
The fund size of special projects for Bundelkhand has been increased from Rs 71.50 crore to Rs 200 crore and a proposal worth Rs 200 crore has been earmarked for making special arrangements for potable water, the chief minister, who holds the finance portfolio, said in his budget speech.
- Oct 30, 2015 08:00 AM IST
Once a month, Modi holds a meeting with top state and federal bureaucrats to check why projects have not got off the ground. Since March, 2015, his intervention has helped revive nearly USD 60 billion in federal and state projects, according to government data.
- Oct 13, 2015 04:00 PM IST
Amar Ujala organized the first ever MSME conclave- Make in UP in Lucknow and got both the Union Minister Shri Kalraj Mishra and ...
- Sep 10, 2015 10:21 PM IST
Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav on Thursday made his maiden investment roadshow in Mumbai that saw India Inc committing to pour Rs 33,000 crore into the most populous state.
- Sep 10, 2015 08:13 PM IST
"In the next two years, we are committed to invest over Rs 550 crore in the state," Idea Cellular's Managing Director Himanshu Kapania announced at an investors' conclave organised by the UP government here.
- Sep 10, 2015 05:28 PM IST
The pacts, to be signed later today during a day-long investors' conclave here, would include those with Gautam Adani-led Adani Group for a solar power project, a senior state government official said.
- Sep 03, 2015 07:51 PM IST
Smart City Plans will be evaluated in the second stage of City Challenge competition based on such consultations and their economic and environmental impacts, Naidu said.
- Aug 31, 2015 10:21 PM IST
The government last week unveiled the list of 98 cities that have qualified in the first round of the Smart City programme. While the centre maintains the selection is strictly merit-based, CNBC-TV18's Nayantara Rai has picked up some interesting insights into the politics behind the project.
- Aug 19, 2015 11:38 AM IST
Jaypee Infra which has a huge township near Okha Bird Sanctuary of 20,000 flats is now going to be in position to hand over 5000 flats as soon as the notification is in.
- Jul 15, 2015 03:52 PM IST
Ahead of the Parliament session, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday reached out to parties appealing them not to come in the way of prosperity of farmers, saying the deadlock over the land acquisition Bill is seriously impacting rural development.
- Jun 09, 2015 07:01 PM IST
"There has been a historical increase in the production of coal by Coal India Limited, of 32 million tonnes, due to which there is no dearth of coal in any of the power plants anywhere in the country," Piyush Goyal told reporters after a meeting with UP Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav.
- Apr 14, 2015 01:16 PM IST
According to an official statement issued yesterday, as per the earlier norm of assessing losses on the basis of 50 percent loss to crop, 44 districts of the state were affected, and with the new norm of 33 percent , 11 more districts are affected.
- Mar 20, 2015 12:35 PM IST
Fifteen people are feared dead while 150 others have been injured when three coaches of the Janta Express train 1422 derailed in Raebareli, Uttar Pradesh on Friday. The incident took place near Bachhrawan in Raebareli.
- Jan 02, 2015 08:19 PM IST
Should Salman Rushdie‘s Satanic Verses be given a taxpayers‘ subsidy since it may be wholesome literature that everyone ought to read?
- Sep 16, 2014 06:16 PM IST
Local factors usually play a big role in the by-poll results. Since it has suffered a big jolt in both Rajasthan and Gujarat, the BJP can't attribute the SP victory in UP to state government in power. Some analysts claim that the communal polarisation of voters has backfired in UP.
- Sep 16, 2014 02:41 PM IST
In Gujarat, ruling BJP could retain only six of the nine seats while Congress bagged two and was ahead in one. All the nine seats were earlier held by BJP and were vacated after their sitting MLAs were elected as MPs.
- Nov 28, 2013 05:34 PM IST
The government also said there is a need to link cane prices to those of sugar prices and that may take place from next season. A high-level committee will be set up to look into the formula for fixing cane price.
- Nov 26, 2013 10:14 PM IST
The government has made it absolutely clear that it will not given-in to industries demand as far as the subsidy is concerned.
- Nov 25, 2013 12:19 PM IST
Sources told CNBC-TV18‘s Shereen Bhan that the mill owners will meet the CM on Tuesday after having a meeting with him earlier on Sunday, which failed to see any sort of a resolution.