To mark the completion of its first year in office, the UP government will be releasing a film called "Ek Saal-Naee Misaal" and a booklet highlighting its achievements.
Goyal said that Indian Railways are working relentlessly on speed, safety, security and passenger amenities being provided over all the stations across the length and breadth of the country.
Singh, a senior BJP leader, was referring to the bypolls to Gorakhpur and Phulpur parliamentary constituencies.
He added that the BJP had learnt a "lesson" (from the outcome) and said he was confident the party would perform better in future polls, especially the 2019 Lok Sabha elections.
In his first reaction after the party lost the Gorakhpur and Phulpur Lok Sabha by-elections, Shah said that UP government was one of the best among the BJP dispensations in the states.
Government has been apprised of the fact that in the Gautam Buddha Nagar locality alone, 16,197 flats have been allocated to buyers without proper registration.
The ballot paper system was the best way of voting, the SP leader said, adding that it helped the people air their anger.
Union Minister of State for Home Hansraj Gangaram Ahir said 822 communal incidents took place in the country in 2017, whereas as many as 703 such incidents occurred in 2016 and 751 incidents in 2015.
What transpired at the meeting was not immediately known, but party insiders believed the two leaders discussed a grand alliance ahead of the 2019 Lok Sabha polls.
Congratulating the winners of the Lok Sabha by-elections, the Congress president said it was clear that people were angry with the BJP and would vote for any non-BJP candidate with the potential to win.
The leads for Gorakhpur and Phulpur Lok Sabha bypolls in Uttar Pradesh and the Araria, Bhabhua and Jehanabad assembly bypolls in Bihar show the parties comprehensively beating the ruling BJP. In a series of tweets, Mamata Banerjee said Wednesday’s results were the “beginning of the end”.
This blog will keep you posted about the Uttar Pradesh by-elections 2018 results. We will track the live updates for you.
In Gorakhpur, the bastion of Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath, BJP's Upendra Dutt Shukla was leading by 1,666 votes over his nearest SP rival Praveen Nishad. In Phulpur, SP's Nagendra Pratap Singh Patel was ahead by 3,600 votes with BJP's Kaushalendra Singh Patel trailing behind him.
The results are expected to be declared by afternoon, an Election Commission (EC) official said.
March 15 is the last date for withdrawal of nominations and polling, if needed, will be held on March 23.
French President Emmanuel Macron is on a four-day visit to India. Take a look at the pictures from his interactions with PM Narendra Modi.
The Congress' support comes after BSP chief Mayawati offered a quid pro quo in Rajya Sabha elections in UP and Madhya Pradesh
As the video of the man lying on a stretcher in the hospital with the severed leg under his head went viral on social and electronic media, Kaushik said strict action would be taken against those found guilty
Polling will take place in two parliamentary constituencies. We will track the live updates for you
The bypolls were necessitated after UP Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath and Deputy Chief Minister Keshav Prasad Maurya vacated the Gorakhpur and Phulpur Lok Sabha seats, respectively
Voting for the bye-elections to Gorakhpur and Phulpur Lok Sabha seats commenced today amid tight security.
Ten candidates are in the fray from Gorakhpur, while 22 candidates are contesting from Phulpur.
The by-polls on Gorakhpur and Phulpur seats of Uttar Pradesh are being held after they were vacated by Yogi Adityanath to take over as the chief minister of the state and Keshav Prasad Maurya as the deputy CM, respectively.
Jaitley is currently a Rajya Sabha member from Gujarat, Pradhan is a member from Bihar and Javadekar is an MP from Madhya Pradesh.
The 'Shobha Yatra' starts at Pandey ka Haataa and moves across the old parts of the city and ends at Ghanta ghar.