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Priyanka Gandhi slams UP govt over reported reduction in honorarium of school instructors

She cited a media report which claimed that the honorarium of about 30,000 government junior school instructors has been reduced in Uttar Pradesh 

UP government to now issue press releases in Sanskrit also

Senior officials of the Information Department said the important speeches of Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath and government information will be released also in Sanskrit, along with Hindi, English and Urdu.


Curtail foreign trips, events at 5-star hotels: UP govt issues 18-point austerity measures for its officials

The order directs officials to slash expenses on office stationery, including printing of cards, personal letters, diaries.

BJP frightened by shaping up of opposition unity: Akhilesh Yadav

"Samajwadi people are ready (for the Lok Sabha elections). What is our strategy, we will not disclose. But its implementation has begun and see their condition," Yadav told reporters.

Opposition fumes as Adityanath govt decides to introduce Ambedkar's middle name in state records

The Yogi Adityanath government in Uttar Pradesh today sparked a political controversy by deciding to introduce B R Ambedkar's middle name 'Ramji' in all references to him in official correspondence and records.

Samsung partners with Uttar Pradesh government to set up 20 healthcare centres

The smart healthcare programme aims to offer affordable and quality healthcare to patients from the economically and socially weaker sections of society.


'To make Uttar Pradesh ODF by 2018, 44,000 toilets need to be built daily'

"To make the state ODF by October 2 next year, 1.55 crore toilets are to be constructed. To achieve the target, 44,000 toilets are to be made everyday," Kumar said while reviewing works done under the Swacch Bharat Mission through video conferencing.

Uttar Pradesh government to set up cow shelters in jails

Last year, BJP-ruled Haryana had announced setting up gaushalas in its jails.

Uttar Pradesh government may soon waive loans for physically challenged

The government is also planning to make 'divyaangjans' more self-reliant. Om Prakash Rajbhar also added that finnacial assistance provided to them could be raised from the existing Rs 30,000 to Rs one lakh. They will also be given battery-operated tricycle and sewing machines.

RSS-backed body throws spanner in Uttar Pradesh's industrial policy

According to UP Industries Minister Satish Mahana, said the new government policy will seek to simplify procedure for development of fundamental infrastructure and promote establishment of industries in Purvanchal and Bundelkhand regions.