Paswan, who has begun to cosy up to the BJP since it was dumped by Kumar in August, was campaigning in Kurhani along with the saffron party's Ravi Kishan, a Bhojpuri star who is also the MP from Gorakhpur in adjoining Uttar Pradesh.
A cabinet meeting, chaired by Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan, took a decision to forgo the five per cent Turnover Tax (ToT) levied on distilleries which are manufacturing and selling foreign liquor within the state.
Addressing a curtain-raiser in Delhi ahead of the Uttar Pradesh Global Investors Summit 2023 on Tuesday, Adityanath said his government plans to organise roadshows in 18 countries and seven major cities of India to invite investors to the summit.
The CM said this as he laid foundation of 47 projects in the district worth Rs 80 crore.
With pollution levels in the national capital worsening, the Centre's air quality panel had on Thursday banned the entry of trucks other than electric and CNG ones into Delhi.
He claimed that dengue is completely under control in the state there is no need to panic.
The Varanasi district court also imposed a penalty on the mosque committee for not filing an objection to this prayer in time.
The Uttar Pradesh State Law Commission had last year submitted to Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath a draft population control bill and made a slew of recommendations
A "hybrid terrorist" of the proscribed Lashkar-e-Taiba (LeT) and another suspect were arrested for the attack in Shopian district on Tuesday, police said.
Interacting with a delegation of the US-India Strategic Partnership Forum (USISPF) at his official residence here, Adityanath said, "India is the biggest democracy in the world and the USA is the biggest economy...if both these countries work together, then it would be beneficial for the world's humanity."
The policy aims at attracting investment of more than Rs 30,000 crore and generate direct and indirect employment for over one million people
Authorities of a dozen districts, including Lucknow, Aligarh, Meerut, Gautam Buddh Nagar, and Ghaziabad, ordered closure of schools on Monday in the wake of heavy rains.
In a crusade against stubble burning, the district administration here has adopted a double-prong attack to counter the menace by adopting cohesive measures including felicitating the farmers donating stubble to cow shelters, the official said.
In the last few months, Madhya Pradesh has seen a number of instances where people accused of involvement in heinous crimes and violence have seen their “unauthorized” houses and shops being swiftly bulldozed by government agencies.
Chaudhary will be accorded a grand welcome at the Charbagh railway station after his arrival by party workers, it added.
Rajasthan was followed by Uttar Pradesh and Gujarat.
The board will be headed by the state chief minister with ministers of 10 departments as its members.
These flyovers will be completed in 18 months, he said, adding that with their construction, the arrival of domestic and foreign tourists will be facilitated and the problem of traffic jam for local people will be solved.
The arrest was made hours after a video of the accused in which he is heard threatening to behead Sharma was shared on various social media platforms
The new rankings reveal that some states and union territories significantly lag others in terms of the coverage, beneficiary satisfaction, digitisation, and overall system efficiency of their Targeted Public Distribution System. Goa was the worst performing state on these metrics, while Ladakh had the worst implemention of NFSA.
The Supreme Court will hear the case again next week.
“I exposed an over Rs 100-crore scholarship scam in the district. I had informed the directorate about it and some days later, I was attacked in which I sustained seven bullet injuries,” he said.
With the Lok Sabha dominated by the ruling party, the Upper House remains an important platform for opposition and regional party politicians of all hues
The pilot-in-command decided to return to Mumbai, the spokesperson said. The air traffic controller was apprised and the aircraft landed safely at the Mumbai airport.
The sudden fall in wheat yields due to the heatwave across North India, and continuing bulk purchases by traders eyeing exports, have led to government procurement slowing down. If the situation persists, restrictions could become inevitable soon, say officials.