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The many mistakes of Muzaffarnagar

Monday 6 January '14

Growing disappointment with Akhilesh Yadav government has been compounded by bizarre behaviour of its mentor and the father of the chief minister, Mulayam.
Centenary Hospital to be fully functional from Jan 15

Saturday 4 January '14

Four years after it was first “dedicated to people”, the Centenary Hospital of King George Medical University is set to be fully functional from January 15.
State unit of NHM chalks out blueprint for next year's PIP

Thursday 2 January '14

At the end of 2012-13, the state had an unspent NRHM budget of approximately Rs 1,000 crore.
Clearance of cane dues start, Rs 240 cr paid in 10 days

Saturday 21 December '13

Private sugar mills in the state have begun clearing previous year’s cane dues to sugarcane farmers, which currently stands at over Rs 2,000 crore.
No red beacons for MoS in UP, says HC

Thursday 19 December '13

Bench stayed state govt order by which status of cabinet, state and deputy ministers were being given to those not holding constitutional posts
Step Out in Fear

Sunday 15 December '13

With no toilets at home and an erratic electricity supply, women in UP villages are court danger every time they walk into the night
UP can't withdraw terror cases without Centre’s consent: HC

Friday 13 December '13

Samajwadi Party, in its election manifesto in the run up to 2012 Assembly elections.
Now, farmers refuse to sell cane, want higher price

Saturday 7 December '13

The delay in running the mills has forced the farmers to delay, and at places even forego, sowing of wheat crop.
Day after mills fell in line, govt set to drop FIRs

Tuesday 3 December '13

Most of 99 private sugar mills fire boilers, start cane crushing next week
Deadline ends, only one pvt mill starts crushing

Tuesday 26 November '13

The industry is not ready to pay more than Rs 225 per quintal of cane to farmers.
Govt accepts 4 of 8 demands, employees withdraw strike

Saturday 23 November '13

Employees want perks equivalent to central govt employees, amendments in promotion policy and pension benefits
No sign of gold, ASI stops Unnao digging

Tuesday 19 November '13

The ASI on Monday began filling the two trenches it dug in the ruins of the fort of Raja Rao Ram Bux Singh.
Pack up at Unnao if ASI hits natural soil in 2nd trench

Tuesday 12 November '13

ASI has failed to find any treasure.
ASI: Will stop once we hit natural soil in 2nd trench

Tuesday 12 November '13

With only and bones being found at the site so far, the ASI is set to close the excavation.
Stand-off over cane prices refuses to end

Monday 11 November '13

Mill owners want it fixed at Rs 225 per quintal, last year’s SAP was Rs 280
IIT-BHU aim to make superconductors commercially viable

Thursday 7 November '13

The high temperature superconductor, if successfully harnessed for commercial purpose, will not only reduce wastage of power while transmission, it will also open up the possibility of bulk storage of...
Sugar economy faces crisis in riot-hit UP belt

Wednesday 6 November '13

A key cane-growing district, Muzaffarnagar is reported to have the highest agricultural GDP in UP.
Sugar economy faces crisis in riot-hit UP belt

Wednesday 6 November '13

Riot-hit Muzaffarnagar may now be looking at a crisis in its sugar economy.
Unnao down under: Despite meagre returns, hunt for gold goes on

Sunday 3 November '13

The ASI dig has yielded little so far, the 1,000 tonnes of gold playing truant.


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