Allahabad Nagar Nigam is considering turning the residence of doyen of Hindi poetry Mahadevi Verma into a museum. “Yes. The civic body is mulling over turning her residence into a library-cum-museum in her name.” read more
The Allahabad HC has directed the UP government to submit before it on Sept 20 the progress report of an inquiry into alleged irregularities in appointment process of 68,500 assistant basic education teachers in the state. read more
Akhil Bharatiya Akhada Parishad —the apex of body of seers in the country—has decided to send a proposal to all 13 Akhadas and prominent seers for not allowing fake babas and those having suspicious background to camp in Kumbh Mela. The ABAP would also... read more
Former Union petroleum minister Satya Prakash Malaviya has also served as environment minister in the UP cabinet. He began his political career as a member of Praja Socialist Party and later joined the Congress. read more
People move to safer places after the water level of river Ganga rose, creating a flood-like situation at Daraganj in Allahabad. A UP government official said earlier the water level of both Ganga and Yamuna was rising due to heavy rainfall in different parts of UP besides the neighbouring state of Madhya Pradesh.
Former Prime Minister Manmohan Singh on Monday urged all opposition parties to shed their differences and move to save sovereignty and democracy in the country as he attacked the Narendra Modi-led government for “crossing the limit.” Singh was speaking during a protest rally at the Ramlila ground in New Delhi against rising fuel prices organised by the Congress and joined by various opposition parties.
Supreme Court sought the Uttar Pradesh government’s response on a plea of trial court judge SK Yadav, whose promotion was stayed by the Allahabad High Court on the ground that the apex court had directed him to complete the trial. read more