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Former UP minister booked for duping sportsmen

May 3, 2012 at 10:54 AM

Lucknow, May 3 (IANS) Uttar Pradesh police has filed a complaint against former minister and Mayawati aide Lalji Verma after several sportsmen accused him of duping them on the promise of holding a cricket championship in the state, officials said Thursday.

Army alert over Sino-Indian border

May 2, 2012 at 6:24 PM

Lucknow, May 2 (IANS) The Indian Army is alert to security issues on the Sino-Indian border, a top commander said Wednesday.

American 'tastes' democracy at Akhilesh Darshan

May 2, 2012 at 6:24 PM

Lucknow, May 2 (IANS) For this 25-something US national, the sweltering heat in the state capital Wednesday was not deterring enough to wait under a harsh sun, 'slug it out' with teeming thousands as she waited for her turn to meet Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav.

Army alert over security issues on Sino-Indian border

May 2, 2012 at 3:54 PM

Lucknow, May 2 (IANS) The Indian Army is alert to security issues on the Sino-Indian border and is prepared for the security and defence of the nation, a top commander said Wednesday.

Nursery textbooks with violent words seized in UP

May 1, 2012 at 7:14 PM

Lucknow, May 1 (IANS) Following an IANS report, the Uttar Pradesh (UP) government has seized copies of a book of English alphabets for nursery students that carried violent words such as bomb and 'chakoo' (knife) and slapped a show cause notice on the school that had prescribed the book.

Akhilesh's laptop, tablet poll sop to materialise soon

April 28, 2012 at 6:26 PM

Lucknow, April 28 (IANS) Taking a step towards providing free laptops and tablets to students who have passed class X and XII, Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav has formed a committee to oversee their purchase and subsequent implementation of his Samajwadi Party's poll promise.

Akhilesh opposes chief minister being brought under purview of state ombudsman

April 26, 2012 at 10:12 PM

Lucknow, Apr 26 (ANI): A day after Uttar Pradesh Lokayukta Justice N K Mehrotra suggested bringing the chief minister under the Lokayukta's purview, state Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav, said he was not in favour of such a move.

Akhilesh against bringing chief minister's post under Lokayukta

April 26, 2012 at 7:30 PM

Lucknow, April 26 (IANS) Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav Thursday ruled out bringing the chief minister's office within the ambit of the Lokayukta.

Forest officials capture tiger near Lucknow

April 25, 2012 at 10:01 PM

Lucknow, Apr 25 (ANI): Forest officials on Wednesday captured a tiger which strayed into the Central Institute of Subtropical Horticulture (CISH) premises located 25 km away from Lucknow.

Public suit against cricket board on award recommendations

April 24, 2012 at 7:16 PM

Lucknow, April 24 (IANS) A public suit was filed Tuesday before the Lucknow bench of the Allahabad High Court asking how the Indian cricket board board could nominate players for government awards despite not being one of the National Sports Federations (NSFs) recognised by the sports ministry.

Akhilesh assures all help for NIA hub in UP

April 24, 2012 at 5:40 PM

Lucknow, April 24 (IANS) Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav Tuesday assured National Investigation Agency chief S.C. Sinha all help in setting up a hub in the state capital.

When driver turned Arjun's best friend in Lucknow

April 23, 2012 at 1:16 PM

Mumbai, April 23 (IANS) Debutant Arjun Kapoor befriended a driver named Avneesh Yadav while shooting near Lucknow for "Ishaqzaade". The driver became a reference point for the actor's character of a Uttar Pradesh-based boy for the film.

Eight dead as vehicle slams into bus in UP

April 21, 2012 at 5:09 PM

Lucknow, April 21 (IANS) Eight people were killed Saturday when a speeding jeep rammed into a state roadways bus in Uttar Pradesh's Shahjahanpur district, police said.

UP's food scam: CBI raids 12 places in Lucknow

April 21, 2012 at 3:41 PM

Lucknow, April 21 (IANS) The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) raided as many as twelve places in Lucknow Saturday in connection with the multi-million-rupee foodgrain scam which took place during the Mulayam Singh Yadav regime in 2004. The present Prisons Minister Raghuraj Pratap Singh alias Raja Bhaiyya was food and civil supplies minister then.

Coming up, a pocketbook on Akhilesh - in 10 languages

April 21, 2012 at 11:57 AM

Lucknow, April 21 (IANS) If you're curious about Uttar Pradesh's new, youngest chief minister, wait till a 200-page multi-language pocketbook on Akhilesh Yadav hits the stands next week.

Delhi hospital conducts life-saving robotic surgeries

April 20, 2012 at 9:49 PM

New Delhi, April 20 (IANS) It was a tough choice for 20-year old Haya Fatima to make: choose between a surgery and exams in the same month.

BSP slams Akhilesh's first month in office

April 20, 2012 at 8:13 PM

Lucknow, April 20 (IANS) The Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) Friday attacked the Akhilesh Yadav-led Samajwadi Party (SP) government in Uttar Pradesh, accusing it of protecting lumpen elements and of failing to check spiralling crime in the state.

Gangsters take family hostage, shoot dead cop in UP

April 18, 2012 at 8:29 PM

Lucknow, April 18 (IANS) An inspector of the Uttar Pradesh Police was shot dead Wednesday in Mau district in a fierce gun battle between a Special Operations Group (SOG) team and two criminals.

Family taken hostage, inspector shot dead by gangsters in UP

April 18, 2012 at 7:25 PM

Lucknow, April 18 (IANS) An inspector of the Uttar Pradesh Police was shot dead Wednesday in Mau district in a fierce gun battle between a Special Operations Group (SOG) team and two criminals, police said.

UP CM Akhilesh to hold "Janta Darbar' every week

April 18, 2012 at 4:05 PM

Lucknow, Apr 18 (ANI): Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav has kick started "Janta Darbar", to be held on Wednesday at his residence.

Mayawati warns against razing statues

April 14, 2012 at 6:03 PM

Lucknow, April 14 (IANS) Former Uttar Pradesh chief minister and national president of the Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) Mayawati Saturday warned the state government not to touch the statues of Dalit icons built by her.

BJP's UP president booked

April 13, 2012 at 1:39 PM

Lucknow, April 13 (IANS) The Lucknow police Friday submitted a chargesheet against 31 people, including state Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) president Surya Pratap Shahi, for causing public nuisance in a local court.

Nine killed, 200 injured in dust storm in UP

April 12, 2012 at 4:51 PM

Lucknow, April 12 (IANS) Nine people were killed and more than 200 injured when a severe dust storm hit many parts of Uttar Pradesh late Wednesday, police said.

Mulayam, Akhilesh get Z-plus security cover

April 12, 2012 at 1:55 PM

Lucknow, April 12 (IANS) Uttar Pradesh Thursday decided to give the highest Z-plus category security cover to 10 people, including ruling Samajwadi Party (SP) chief Mulayam Singh Yadav, Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav and his predecessor Mayawati, sources said.

UP to keep tab on employees

April 11, 2012 at 7:23 PM

Lucknow, April 11 (IANS) Reporting late work will not be tolerated any more by the Uttar Pradesh government.

Expedite passports for Haj pilgrims, UP urges centre

April 11, 2012 at 11:37 AM

Lucknow, April 11 (IANS) Uttar Pradesh has asked the central government to expedite the process of issuing passports to Muslims seeking to go for Haj pilgrimage to Mecca.

Gold worth Rs.1.6 crore seized from airline passenger at Lucknow Airport

April 7, 2012 at 7:45 PM

Lucknow, Apr.7 (ANI): Custom officials at Lucknow Airport seized gold approximately worth Rs.1.6 crore from a passenger coming from Dubai.

Silver Pheasant's sex change stuns zoo

April 5, 2012 at 2:40 PM

Lucknow, April 5 (IANS) In a rare and a first-of-its-kind phenomenon, a Silver Pheasant, a bird belonging to the peacock family, has changed its sex from female to a male.

Now Ranbir promotes football

April 5, 2012 at 12:56 PM

New Delhi, March 5 (IANS) After T20 cricket, T20 football is here! Bollywood star Ranbir Kapoor, brand ambassador of Pepsi, has urged the youth to be part of the new sport format, which he feels could give a boost to football in the country.

Agra-Lucknow Expressway to be eco-friendly

April 4, 2012 at 1:37 PM

Agra, April 4 (IANS) A new eight-lane Expressway will connect Uttar Pradesh's state capital Lucknow with Agra, and it will be eco-friendly.

Traffic cops in Lucknow take to 'gandhigiri'

April 4, 2012 at 1:36 PM

Lucknow, April 4 (IANS) Don't be surprised if you see traffic policemen extending roses and eclairs to motorists jumping the red light or breaching other rules. The police have decided to embrace 'gandhigiri'.

Irrfan to be paired with Aditi Rao Hydari in next film

April 3, 2012 at 3:09 PM

After a powerful performance in "Paan Singh Tomar", actor Irrfan is set to romance Aditi Rao Hydari in director Shivam Nair new romantic comedy.

Irrfan to be paired with Aditi Rao Hydari in next film

April 3, 2012 at 3:09 PM

After a powerful performance in "Paan Singh Tomar", actor Irrfan is set to romance Aditi Rao Hydari in director Shivam Nair new romantic comedy.

Irrfan to romance Aditi Rao Hydari in next film

April 3, 2012 at 12:40 PM

New Delhi, April 3 (IANS) After giving a thrilling performance in "Paan Singh Tomar", actor Irrfan is set to romance Aditi Rao Hydari in a new romantic comedy directed by Shivam Nair.

152 police officers shifted in UP

April 2, 2012 at 3:44 PM

Lucknow, April 2 (IANS) In a late night development, the Uttar Pradesh government transferred 152 Deputy Superintendents of Police, effecting a third tier of transfer since the Samajwadi Party took power last month.

Urdu medium schools for Muslims in UP

April 2, 2012 at 12:53 AM

Lucknow, April 2 (IANS) To promote education among Muslims, Uttar Pradesh government has decided to set up Urdu medium government schools at the primary, middle and higher secondary levels in the community-dominated areas across the state.

152 police officers transferred in UP

April 2, 2012 at 12:13 AM

Lucknow, April 2 (IANS) In a late night development, the Uttar Pradesh government transferred 152 Deputy Superintendent of Police (DSPs) rank officials, effecting a third tier of transfers in the state ever since the Samajwadi Party (SP) government took over last month.

India observes 'Earth Hour' by switching off lights for an hour

April 1, 2012 at 1:33 PM

New Delhi/Mumbai/Lucknow/Bangalore, Apr.1 (ANI): People across India observed 'Earth Hour' by switching off electric lights and appliances at their homes and in offices for an hour late on Saturday.

Five stabbed by unidentified assailants in Lucknow

March 31, 2012 at 11:04 AM

Lucknow, March 31 (IANS) Unidentified bike borne assailants early Saturday stabbed five people in the Uttar Pradesh state capital, police said.

Railways to run extra trains for summer rush

March 30, 2012 at 4:18 PM

New Delhi, March 30 (IANS) In order to cope with the summer season (April-June) rush of passenger traffic, the Indian Railways Friday said it has planned over 5,600 trips of special trains on 44 popular routes.

Minor fire in Shatabdi Express

March 29, 2012 at 8:10 PM

Lucknow, March 29 (IANS) Hundreds of passengers on board the Shatabdi Express had a close shave Thursday evening in Uttar Pradesh after a minor fire broke out under a coach, leading to panic.

Details sought of medical reimbursements to cabinet ministers, bureaucrats

March 29, 2012 at 11:28 AM

Lucknow, March 29 (IANS) The Lucknow bench of the Allahabad High Court has sought details from the union and the state governments of the medical reimbursement facilities provided to cabinet ministers and IAS officials.

UP to provide free care to seriously ill poor

March 28, 2012 at 4:48 PM

Lucknow, March 28 (IANS) Uttar Pradesh will provide free medical care to the poor suffering from serious ailments like kidney related infections, Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav announced here Wednesday.

Court seeks response on Governor's appointment

March 27, 2012 at 8:48 PM

Lucknow, March 27 (IANS) The Lucknow Bench of the Allahabad High Court Tuesday asked the central government to respond to a petition seeking consultation with the Uttar Pradesh chief minister before appointing the next governor.

UP to ask NID to design packs for milk products

March 27, 2012 at 7:36 PM

Lucknow, March 27 (IANS) Packaged milk and other dairy products of Parag - Uttar Pradesh's flagship milk brand - would soon be available in stylish packs designed by the Ahmedabad-based National Institute of Design (NID).

UP goes all out for Metro in major cities

March 27, 2012 at 1:20 PM

Lucknow, March 27 (IANS) With new Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav prioritising the mono rail and metro rail projects for major cities in Uttar Pradesh, officials are working overtime to prepare a feasibility report on the projects. Officials say the report would be with the chief minister's office in three weeks.

Z-security provided to judges linked to Ayodhya Title suit

March 27, 2012 at 12:24 AM

Lucknow, March 27 (IANS) The Uttar Pradesh government Monday informed the Lucknow bench of Allahabad High Court (HC) that it had provided Z-category security to the three judges connected to the Ayodhya Title suits.

Create IT friendly climate in UP, Akhilesh tells officials

March 26, 2012 at 11:12 PM

Lucknow, March 26 (IANS) Keeping up with his promise to promote Information Technology (IT) in the state, Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav Monday directed his officials to make a long term policy for introduction of IT in education.

UP politicians rally behind bullion traders

March 26, 2012 at 9:52 PM

Lucknow, March 26 (IANS) With bullion traders across Uttar Pradesh going on an indefinite strike Monday against the service tax proposed by union Finance Minister Pranab Mukherjee on non-branded gold items and jewellery, politicians from all parties rallied behind the traders and assured them of all help.

Two leopards found dead in UP

March 26, 2012 at 4:40 PM

Lucknow, March 26 (IANS) Two leopards were found dead in the jungles of Uttar Pradesh's Bahraich district, officials said Monday.

Kingfisher shuts shop in Lucknow: Airport officials

March 26, 2012 at 1:44 PM

Lucknow, March 26 (IANS) Plagued by financial losses, Kingfisher Airlines has pulled out its flights from Lucknow to New Delhi and Mumbai, say airport officials.

Akhilesh's thanksgiving party, with family and party workers

March 25, 2012 at 4:00 PM

Lucknow, March 25 (IANS) The sprawling 5, Kalidas Marg residence of Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Akhikesh Yadav opened for his party loyalists Sunday morning as the 38-year-old Samajwadi Party (SP) leader broke bread with young party leaders and thanked them for all the hard work they put in during the elections.

UP mulls metro, mono rail in big cities

March 24, 2012 at 10:08 PM

Lucknow, March 24 (IANS) In a major bid to haul up the state's infrastructure, Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav Saturday ordered his officials to prepare feasibility reports for running metro, mono rail and Bus Rapid Transport System (BRTS) in Kanpur, Lucknow, Agra and Varanasi.

Suresh Raina meets UP CM, demands better sports facilities

March 24, 2012 at 4:33 PM

Lucknow, March 24 (IANS) Team India cricketer Suresh Raina met Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav here Saturday and demanded better sports facilities for sportsmen and women in the state.

Development work to be videographed in UP

March 24, 2012 at 11:28 AM

Lucknow, March 24 (IANS) In a bid to check corruption and use of sub-standard material in construction work in the rural areas, the Uttar Pradesh government has decided to get all works video-graphed.

Prepare for Lok Sabha polls anytime next year: Mulayam

March 23, 2012 at 8:56 PM

Lucknow/New Delhi, March 23 (IANS) Samajwadi Party (SP) chief Mulayam Singh Yadav Friday asked his party workers to brace up for the Lok Sabha polls which he predicted could be held anytime 'after a year'.

Labourers do not exist for political parties

March 21, 2012 at 9:25 PM

Lucknow, Mar 21 (ANI): Poll period is the zenith of the political drama in the country and perhaps the best time to understand the capabilities of various political parties. Each one of them claims to work for the people, on one condition of course - If "voted to power".

Labourers do not exist for political parties

March 21, 2012 at 2:05 PM

Lucknow, Mar 21 (ANI): Poll period is the zenith of the political drama in the country and perhaps the best time to understand the capabilities of various political parties. Each one of them claims to work for the people, on one condition of course - If "voted to power".

Mayawati to file nomination for Rajya Sabha

March 13, 2012 at 9:10 PM

Lucknow, Mar 13 (ANI): Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) chief Mayawati will file her nomination for the Rajya Sabha in Lucknow on Tuesday.

Mayawati to file nomination for Rajya Sabha

March 13, 2012 at 12:36 PM

Lucknow, Mar 13 (ANI): Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) chief Mayawati will file her nomination for the Rajya Sabha in Lucknow on Tuesday.

Congress played quota card wrongly, helped SP to win in UP: Mayawati

March 7, 2012 at 9:05 PM

Lucknow, Mar 7 (ANI): Blaming the Congress Party for playing the quota card wrongly before and during the seven-phased assembly elections in Uttar Pradesh, outgoing chief minister Mayawati on Wednesday said this was a key factor for her party's lose and the Samajwadi Party's absolute majority win.

UP poll: SP parliamentary board meet to decide on who will be CM

March 7, 2012 at 9:04 PM

Lucknow, Mar 7 (ANI): The Samajwadi Party (SP) will hold its Parliamentary Board meeting here today to decide it's chief ministerial candidate.

Samajwadi Party takes clear lead in UP, set to form govt.(Lead: SP)

March 6, 2012 at 8:41 PM

Lucknow, Mar 6 (ANI): The Samajwadi Party (SP) is moving towards a simple majority in Uttar Pradesh and is likely to form the next government in the state.

Early trends: Uma Bharti leading in Charkari, Mishra ahead in Lucknow East

March 6, 2012 at 8:41 PM

Lucknow, Mar 6 (ANI): Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leaders Uma Bharti and Kalraj Mishra are leading in their respective assembly constituencies as per the early voting trends in Uttar Pradesh.

Samajwadi Party leading in 148 seats in UP, big jolt to BSP

March 6, 2012 at 8:40 PM

Lucknow, Mar 6 (ANI): With the counting of votes underway in five states of the country, the Samajwadi Party (SP) is leading in 148 seats in Uttar Pradesh.

Samajwadi Party takes clear lead in UP, set to form govt.(Lead: SP)

March 6, 2012 at 3:35 PM

Lucknow, Mar 6 (ANI): The Samajwadi Party (SP) is moving towards a simple majority in Uttar Pradesh and is likely to form the next government in the state.

Samajwadi Party leading in 148 seats in UP, big jolt to BSP

March 6, 2012 at 10:31 AM

Lucknow, Mar 6 (ANI): With the counting of votes underway in five states of the country, the Samajwadi Party (SP) is leading in 148 seats in Uttar Pradesh.

Early trends: Uma Bharti leading in Charkari, Mishra ahead in Lucknow East

March 6, 2012 at 9:35 AM

Lucknow, Mar 6 (ANI): Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leaders Uma Bharti and Kalraj Mishra are leading in their respective assembly constituencies as per the early voting trends in Uttar Pradesh.

Mayawati's claim of creating fearless UP society ridiculous: Mulayam Singh

February 20, 2012 at 9:47 PM

Lucknow, Feb.20 (ANI): Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Mayawati promise of creating a fearless society in the state was ridiculous, especially when crime statistics indicated that 1,900 incidents of rape had taken place in the state under the BSP regime, said Samajwadi Party supremo Mulayam Singh Yadav on Monday.

UP Assembly Election 2012: 57pc turnout in forth phase

February 19, 2012 at 8:24 PM

As much as 57 percent polling were recorded in the forth phase of Uttar Pradesh (UP) Assembly Election 2012 held on February 19, 2012 amid tight security. The polling went on peace fully, informed the UP election official.....

Congress should have consulted state governments before constituting NCTC: Sushma

February 17, 2012 at 7:41 PM

Lucknow/ New Delhi, Feb 17 (ANI): Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Sushma Swaraj on Friday said the ruling Congress party should have consulted state governments before constituting the National Counter Terrorism Centre (NCTC).

Congress tried to appease Muslims to seek votes: Rajnath Singh

February 17, 2012 at 7:41 PM

Lucknow, Feb 17 (ANI): Reacting to Union Steel Minister Beni Prasad Verma's statement supporting a minority quota for Muslims, Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Rajnath Singh has alleged that the Congress party is trying to appease Muslims to attract their votes

Congress tried to appease Muslims to seek votes: Rajnath Singh

February 17, 2012 at 11:54 AM

Lucknow, Feb 17 (ANI): Reacting to Union Steel Minister Beni Prasad Verma's statement supporting a minority quota for Muslims, Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Rajnath Singh has alleged that the Congress party is trying to appease Muslims to attract their votes

NRHM scam death list swells to five

February 16, 2012 at 5:22 PM

Varanasi, Feb.16 (ANI): The number of people who have died because of their alleged links to the National Rural Health Mission scam has risen to five with the death of the deputy chief medical officer of Varanasi.

Congress backs Salman Khurshid over standoff with Election Commission

February 12, 2012 at 9:57 PM

Lucknow/Kanpur, Feb 12 (ANI): With the Election Commission writing a letter to President Pratibha Patil seeking immediate and decisive action against Salman Khurshid for his remarks on job quotas for minorities, the ruling Congress Party on Sunday came out in full defence of the Union Law Minister, and said that he had done nothing wrong.

Congress backs Salman Khurshid over standoff with Election Commission

February 12, 2012 at 2:21 PM

Lucknow/Kanpur, Feb 12 (ANI): With the Election Commission writing a letter to President Pratibha Patil seeking immediate and decisive action against Salman Khurshid for his remarks on job quotas for minorities, the ruling Congress Party on Sunday came out in full defence of the Union Law Minister, and said that he had done nothing wrong.

Vinay Katiyar accuses Congress of being a militant sympathizer

February 10, 2012 at 5:49 PM

Lucknow/ Varanasi, Feb 10 (ANI): Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Vinay Katiyar on Friday claimed that the Congress was often seen to be crying when militants were killed or arrested.

Congress likely to bow down before Bukhari, says BJP

January 28, 2012 at 9:55 PM

Lucknow, Jan 28 (ANI): Leader of Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP), Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi said that ruling Congress party was likely to bow down before head Muslim cleric, Maulana Syed Ahmed Bukhari, after he criticised it for the miserable condition of Muslims in the country.

BJP lures voters in its UP election manifesto

January 27, 2012 at 10:11 PM

Lucknow, Jan 27 (ANI): Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) tried to woo the voters in its election manifesto, which it released here today.

Police seize arms and ammunition in Lucknow

January 27, 2012 at 9:18 PM

Lucknow, Jan 27 (ANI): Police recovered, here today, a cache of arms and ammunition, including 12 country-made pistols, two foreign guns and ammunition.

Main focus to seize illegal arms in poll-bound UP: Police

January 27, 2012 at 9:07 PM

Lucknow, Jan 27 (ANI): Police on Friday said that their main focus was to seize illegal arms in poll-bound Uttar Pradesh with an aim to prevent unrest.

Police seize arms and ammunition in Lucknow

January 27, 2012 at 2:28 PM

Lucknow, Jan 27 (ANI): Police recovered, here today, a cache of arms and ammunition, including 12 country-made pistols, two foreign guns and ammunition.

Allahabad monks take 'patriotic oath' to fight caste-based politics on 63rd Republic Day

January 26, 2012 at 4:28 PM

Allahabad/Lucknow, Jan.26 (ANI): Residents of Uttar Pradesh on Thursday took a patriotic oath to fight politicians seeking votes and support on the basis of caste and religion.

NRHM scam accused commits suicide in Lucknow

January 23, 2012 at 8:25 PM

Lucknow, Jan 23 (ANI): Sunil Verma, a key accused in the multi-crore National Health Rural Mission scheme (NRHM) scam of Uttar Pradesh, committed suicide at his Lucknow residence today.

Central Bureau of Investigation raids bureaucrat's home over NRHM fund swindling

January 19, 2012 at 9:12 PM

Lucknow/Kanpur, Jan 19 (ANI): The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) today, raided the residence of a senior Indian Administrative Services (IAS) officer Pradeep Shukla in Lucknow in connection with an alleged swindling of funds allocated to the National Rural Health Mission (NRHM).

Central Bureau of Investigation raids bureaucrat's home over NRHM fund swindling

January 19, 2012 at 4:32 PM

Lucknow/Kanpur, Jan 19 (ANI): The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) today, raided the residence of a senior Indian Administrative Services (IAS) officer Pradeep Shukla in Lucknow in connection with an alleged swindling of funds allocated to the National Rural Health Mission (NRHM).