Work on loan waiver in UP begins: Adityanath

Saharanpur, Aug 21 The Uttar Pradesh government has last week started the process to waive loans to the tune of Rs 36,000 crore of 86 lakh farmers of the state, Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath said...

Aug 21, 2017 9:19 PM | Newsscroll

Committee probing Gorakhpur deaths may submit report tomorrow

Lucknow, Aug 21 A high-power committee probing the tragic deaths of children in Gorakhpur's BRD Medical College may submit its report tomorrow, the Uttar Pradesh government said today."The report...

Aug 21, 2017 8:54 PM | Newsscroll

Police vacancies: SC asks 21 states, UTs to submit roadmap

New Delhi, Aug 21 The Supreme Court today directed 21 states and union territories (UTs) to file affidavits within four weeks explaining the mechanism and the time-frame within which they would fill...

Aug 21, 2017 5:48 PM | Newsscroll

SC to hear plea on police department vacancies

New Delhi [India], August 21 : The Supreme Court will on Monday hear the petition filed by lawyer, Manish Kumar, seeking to fill up various posts of police department in many states. In...

Aug 20, 2017 3:02 AM | Newsscroll

Save farmers from stray cattle damaging crops: Rashtriya Kisan Manch

Lucknow, Aug 20 The Rashtriya Kisan Manch today said the Uttar Pradesh government must take steps to save the farmers from the losses they suffer due to stray cattle and other animals destroying...

Aug 20, 2017 9:38 PM | Newsscroll

Over 50 discharged, 102 still receiving treatment: UP minister

Lucknow, Aug 20 More than 50 passengers who received injuries in the Muzaffarnagar train accident have been discharged from hospitals while 102 others are still receiving treatment, the Uttar...

Aug 20, 2017 6:24 PM | Newsscroll

Muzaffarnagar accident: Odisha announces Rs 5 lakh compensation for Odia victims

Muzaffarnagar (Uttar Pradesh) [India], Aug 20 : Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik on Sunday announced compensation of Rs five lakh to the next kin of Odia passengers who lost their lives in...

Aug 19, 2017 4:52 AM | Newsscroll

23 dead as 14 coaches of Utkal Express derail in UP

(Eds: Adds fresh quotes of Prabhu)By Kunal DuttKhatauli/New Delhi, Aug 19 Fourteen coaches of the high-speed Utkal Express today jumped the rails, with one of them crashing into a house adjacent to...

Aug 20, 2017 3:12 AM | Newsscroll

23 dead as 14 coaches of Utkal Express derail in UP

(Eds: Adds updates, incorporates related stories)By Kunal DuttKhatauli/New Delhi, Aug 19 Fourteen coaches of a high-speed Utkal Express today jumped the rails, with one of them crashing into a house...

Aug 20, 2017 2:39 AM | Newsscroll

Muzaffarnagar train derailment: Rescue ops complete, restoration works underway

Muzaffarnagar (Uttar Pradesh) [India], Aug. 19 : Rescue operations are over and restoration works have begun following the deadly Puri-Haridwar-Kalinga Utkal Express derailment, which has...

Aug 19, 2017 12:56 AM | Newsscroll