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BJP MP Ravi Kishan eyes to create grand film city in Gorakhpur

"I have started working hard to create a film city in Gorakhpur so that youths who want to make their career in film-making or acting can do so in their home state. It will create immense employment opportunities," Ravi Kishan told PTI.

Gorakhpur Gathbandhan candidate Ram bhuwal Nishad: 2018 showed BJP could be beaten

Two-time MLA from Kaudiram assembly seat, now Gorakhpur rural, Ram Bhuwal Nishad had also been the fisheries minister during BSP chief Mayawati’s government in 2007.


Pinjore murder: ‘Aasiya and Shifa were shy, very scared of father’

Neighbours recall the family had shifted to Gorakhpur village three months ago from nearby Maddawala village but the girls did not mix up with anyone in the locality.

Lok Sabha elections 2019: After Nishad Party quits alliance, SP fields its own candidate in Gorakhpur

Ram Bhuwal Nishad will be the nominee from Gorakhpur, a Samajwadi Party release said. Ram Bhuwal Nishad had been two-time MLA from Kaudiram assembly seat, now Gorakhpur rural, and had also been the fisheries minister during BSP chief Mayawati's government in 2007.

Dr Kafeel Khan held for ‘disturbing’ services in Bahraich hospital: Cops

Khan was arrested in September last year in connection with the death of over 60 children at BRD Medical College Hospital in Gorakhpur allegedly due to lack of oxygen cylinders. He was released on bail in April this year.

Heat wave prevails over UP, Orai hottest at 47 degree Celsius

Rain and thunderstorm accompanied by gusty winds or squall, with wind speed reaching 50-70 kmph were very likely at isolated places in the state over the next couple of days, Met officials said.


Gorakhpur stands by Yogi Adityanath, but growing anger at his govt, BJP

The powerful peeth, which between Yogi and his guru Avaidyanath has controlled the Gorakhpur Lok Sabha seat since 1989, has distanced itself from the loss. With no one from the peeth contesting this time, its officials insist they had little to do with the election.

Heard amid Gorakhpur silence: What more could Yogi Adityanath have done?

A young man said, “What more could Maharaj have done? All that was left was to pour his heart out. But the fact remains that this election was not contested in his style. Had it been the case, we would have again won by huge margin.”

Over-confidence, chaal, charitra, chintan: Yogi Adityanath, party seek reasons

Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath attributed it to “over confidence and inability to understand” the opponents’ strategies. A section of BJP leaders, however, said the party has to “seriously look into its style of functioning”

UP bye-election results: SP-BSP maths outdoes Yogi Adityanath rallies, projects

While the BJP ran a concentrated campaign and announced a series of projects for the two seats, the SP-BSP rested their hopes on recent poll arithmetic.

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These images capture the tragedy of Gorakhpur deaths

As many as 60 children died in a hospital in Uttar Pradesh's Gorakhpur in the past five days. Infections and a possible cut in oxygen supply is being regarded as the reason behind the deaths. The state government has ordered a magisterial level inquiry into the matter.

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Gorakhpur Hospital Tragedy: 42 More Deaths At BRD Medical College In Last 48 Hours

FORTY-TWO children died over two days until Tuesday at Gorakhpur’s BRD Medical College and Hospital’s neo-natal intensive care unit (NICU) and paediatric intensive care unit (PICU). Top officials at the hospital said seven children were suffering from Acute Encephalitis Syndrome (AES). The others, the official said, died of other diseases. The news coincided with former […]