Mcd Election

Four Muslims in BJP’s list of 160 MCD poll candidates

New Delhi: BJP on Sunday announced its first list of 160 candidates for the Delhi Municipal Corporations polls. Delhi BJP chief Manoj Tiwari announced names of 58 candidates for South Delhi, 35 for East Delhi and 67 candidates for North Delhi municipal corporations. The ruling BJP, which has decided not to field its sitting councilors in the elections, has brought in new faces including four Muslim candidates. Five of Akali Dal and one LokJanshakti Party candidates will contest elections on BJP's symbol.

Modi And Yogi

Yogi govt orders probe into misuse of funds in building Gomati river front

Lucknow: Uttar Pradesh government headed by Yogi Adityanath on Saturday announced to conduct a high level probe into alleged misuse of public money into Gomati River Front Development scheme being implemented at Lucknow. It was decided at meeting of senior officers of irrigation, urban development and other departments involved in implementation of the scheme held here on Saturday. Meeting was chaired by the Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath. His cabinet colleagues of concerned departments were also present.

Yogi Adityanath

Yogi Adityanath granted with Z-plus Security: Centre

New Delhi: The Centre on Thursday granted Z-plus security to Uttar Pradesh New Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath.

The security cover will be provided by a special commando team of the Central Industrial Security Force or CISF along with a small contingent of the Uttar Pradesh police, to the Prime Minister, President, Vice-President, Supreme Court and High Court Judges, State Governors, Service Chiefs of Indian Armed Forces, Chief Ministers and Cabinet Ministers depending upon the threat perception which is provided by the Intelligence department.

UP Government Acts Against Cheating In Exams

UP government acts against cheating in exams, bans strike in colleges

Lucknow: Given the state wide unrest following strengent measures against cheating/copying in the on going examinations, the UP government on Friday banned all forms of strikes by employees and teachers in state universities and colleges with immediate effect. The ban is put under the stringent Essential Services Maintenance Act (ESMA) and will continue till June 30.The ban has come at a time when examinations are under way at universities and colleges. UP has 18 state universities, and close to 4,000 colleges including government, government-aided and self-financed.

Manoj Sinha

Manoj Sinha Releases Postal Stamp on Cub Scouts

New Delhi: Manoj Sinha, Minister of Communications today released a Postal Stamp on Cub Scouts to commemorate Centenary year of Cub Scouts in India and Abroad.

Cub Scouting is meant for children of age group between 8 to 11 years and Cubbing involves games, stories, play acting, handicrafts and also work through the Star tests and Badges. On the other hand, Scouting was developed for youth between the ages of 11 and 17 to engage in activities in public parks, open spaces and wherever they found a suitable place.