The District Magistrate of Hathras Parveen Kumar Laxkar was transferred to Mirzapur in the same capacity.
Updated on Dec 31, 2020 11:38 PM IST
Among the four reasons the Uttar Pradesh government cited was that the transfer of district magistrate was made an issue by political parties with oblique motive to exert political pressure.
Published on Dec 03, 2020 05:51 PM IST
The ordinance has stricter provisions to check religious conversions carried out by allurement, coercion, using force or fraudulent means and marrying women (with the objective of converting them to other religion). In case of mass conversion, it has the provision for imprisonment of three to 10 years and a minimum fine of Rs 50,000
Published on Nov 28, 2020 03:24 PM IST
HT Correspondent, Lucknow | By HT Correspondent
Probe report states that the documents had been registered without the registering officer seeing or identifying the parties – in violation of the Registration Act, 1908.
Updated on Nov 10, 2020 10:21 PM IST
Hindustan Times, Chandigarh | By Hillary Victor, Mohali
Hathras case: “I am going with them. Proper security arrangements have been made. District Magistrate (DM) and Superintendent of Police (SP) is also accompanying us,” sub-divisional magistrate Anjali Gangwar told ANI.
Updated on Oct 12, 2020 07:56 AM IST
Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By hindustantimes.com | Edited by Kanishka Sarkar
To say don’t make the Hathras incident about caste is ignorance and privilege. But the systemic oppression of Dalit women isn’t new
Published on Oct 02, 2020 07:37 PM IST
In another video a woman from the victim’s family is seen blaming the district administration for putting pressure on the victim’s father.
Updated on Oct 01, 2020 09:42 PM IST
Hindustan Times, Agra | By HT Correspondent
The positivity rate reported from private labs is 36% while it is 26% for government labs.
Updated on Sep 21, 2020 04:53 PM IST
Hindustan Times, Dehradun | By Suparna Roy
The state also reported seven Covid-19-related deaths, taking toll from the pandemic to 348
Published on Sep 08, 2020 09:26 AM IST
Hindustan Times, Dehradun | By HT Correspondent
The government has said that it was ready to increase the number of examination centres if required for maintaining necessary social distancing.
Updated on Aug 30, 2020 12:07 PM IST
Hindustan Times, Dehradun | By HT Correspondent | Edited by Abhinav Sahay
Last year, more than 3 lakh people had visited the holy lake in Himachal Pradesh’s Chamba district, but this time the number was not more than 100 amid the Covid-19 pandemic
Published on Aug 26, 2020 04:17 PM IST
Hindustan Times, Dharamshala | By HT Correspondent, Dharamshala
The complainant alleged that after he protested against poor facilities, the hospital staff misbehaved with him and also beat him up.
Published on Aug 25, 2020 08:47 AM IST
Hindustan Times, Lucknow | By HT Correspondent
Tourism sector association wants the rider of minimum five-day stay to be lifted and the Covid-negative certificate requirement only for those who intend to visit hill state for more than 72 hours
Updated on Aug 17, 2020 05:51 PM IST
Hindustan Times/Shimla | By Gaurav Bisht, Shimla
Experts said the rapid antigen tests are providing a better picture of the spread of the infection since so far only those with symptoms in containment zones were being tested.
Updated on Jun 30, 2020 04:00 AM IST
Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By Risha Chitlangia
The district magistrate’s order comes after the Uttar Pradesh government on Sunday issued new guidelines that will come into effect from June 1
Updated on Jun 01, 2020 02:34 PM IST
Noida | By Vinod Rajput
A nodal official in each 11 districts will ensure that essential commodities, services and medicines are supplied at the doorstep of families, who are living in home quarantine.
Updated on May 26, 2020 12:51 AM IST
Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By HT Correspondent
The Uttar Pradesh government has directed schools in the state not to charge transportation fee from students for the lockdown period.
Updated on Apr 22, 2020 04:58 PM IST
Lucknow | By Press Trust of India
The Centre on Sunday issued a formal order directing state governments and Union Territories (UT) administrations to effectively seal state and district borders to stop the movement of migrant workers during the 21-day lockdown period ending April 14.
Updated on Mar 30, 2020 10:19 AM IST
Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By Rhythma Kaul
The decision to temporary release prisoners for three months has been taken to ensure social distancing and to avoid spread of COVID-19 virus
Published on Mar 29, 2020 09:54 PM IST
Hindustan times, Chandigarh | By HT Correspondent, Shimla
Chief secretary Rajendra Kumar Tiwari on Friday directed all district magistrates and district police chiefs across the state to ensure that every citizen stayed where they were.
Published on Mar 27, 2020 06:23 PM IST
Hindustan Times, Lucknow | By HT Correspondent, Lucknow
Updated on Mar 26, 2020 10:48 PM IST
Hindustan Times, Chandigarh | By HT Correspondent, Ludhiana
The ban order of the district magistrate prohibits gathering of more than 20 people
Published on Mar 21, 2020 10:16 PM IST
Hindustan Times,TARN TARAN | By HT Correspondent, Tarn Taran
Arms Act amendment: Sell or get rid of extra weapons or face action, says Fatehgarh Sahib administration
The district administration has issued orders stating that residents having more than two weapons on a single arms licence, should sell or get rid of the extra weapons within a month’s time or face strict action
Updated on Feb 21, 2020 11:26 PM IST
Hindustan Times, Fatehgarh Sahib | By HT Correspondent, Fatehgarh Sahib
Supreme Court lawyer MR Shamshad had written to the Board of Trustees of the Sri Ram Jamabhoomi Tirath Kshetra on behalf of nine Muslims of Ayodhya urging the Trust to leave four to five acre land within the 67 acre Ram Janmabhoomi campus because it had a Muslim graveyard in it.
Updated on Feb 18, 2020 06:13 PM IST
Hindustan Times, Lucknow | By Pawan Dixit
Preliminary inquiry finds that though the plan for a new construction on the adjoining plot had been approved, the work of excavating earth started without informing the local municipal council
Published on Feb 10, 2020 01:03 AM IST
By Hillary Victor, Mohali
Baniwal said police had launched the eSaathi application in November 2019, which had been downloaded over 50,000 times
Published on Jan 13, 2020 01:23 AM IST
By HT Correspondent, Chandigarh
Section 144 of the Criminal Procedure Code (CrPC) of 1973 authorises the executive magistrate of any state or territory to issue an order to prohibit the assembly of four or more people in an area.
Updated on Jan 02, 2020 10:57 PM IST
Hindustan Times, Varanasi | By HT Correspondent, Varanasi
A senior official in the basic education department said that in the last three years there had been only 22 complaints of poor quality midday meals being distributed to students in 168,000 schools of Uttar Pradesh.
Updated on Dec 04, 2019 12:30 AM IST
Hindustan Times, Lucknow/Meerut | By S Raju and Rajeev Mullick
Notably, residents of villages in the vicinity of the refinery, led by Singhpura Sithna village sarpanch Satpal Singh, had taken up the issue with the NGT last year, alleging that the refinery is polluting the air and water in the area
Published on Nov 29, 2019 11:18 PM IST
Hindustan Times, Chandigarh | By Neeraj Mohan, Karnal
Ayodhya Verdict: The Supreme Court ruling on the Ram Janmbhoomi- Babri Masjid title dispute marks the culmination of a dispute that has been at the heart of communal friction in the country for decades.
Updated on Nov 09, 2019 01:05 PM IST
Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By HT Correspondent