Ballia (Uttar Pradesh) [India], January 17 (ANI): Uttar Pradesh minister Anand Swaroop Shukla on Sunday slammed West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee saying that she has become a complete Bangladeshi and has become a danger for the country.
Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], January 17 (ANI): Legendary Indian classical musician and Padma Vibhushan awardee Ustad Ghulam Mustafa Khan who passed away at his Mumbai residence on Sunday afternoon has been laid to rest with full state honors on Sunday evening.
Indore (Madhya Pradesh) [India], January 17 (ANI): Reacting to the row over renaming Maharashtra's Aurangabad to Sambhajinagar, former Madhya Pradesh Minister and Congress leader Sajjan Singh Verma on Sunday said that political leaders should stop the "game of renaming" and do noble works so that a street or locality can be named after them.
Lucknow (Uttar Pradesh) [India], January 17 (ANI): As many as 14 people have been arrested by the Uttar Pradesh Anti-Terrorism Squad (ATS), who were involved in a gang dealing with funds received from criminal activities and other unknown sources.
According to the latest data of the Food Department, the Yogi government, which has set a new record for the highest ever payment to sugarcane farmers, including the dues of the previous government, has now set a new record for payment of paddy and wheat farmers. The government has paid over Rs 61000 crore to the wheat and paddy farmers of the state so far.
Like Jhansi, products of other districts of the state also have their unique identity and such festivals can help in giving them a new platform, the CM said adding that the Kala Namak of Sidhharthnagar, the black rice of Chandauli, the guavas of Prayagraj and Kaushambi are to name a few.
New Delhi [India], January 17 (ANI): There is no change in the total number of persons found positive with the new UK strain of COVID19 since yesterday (Saturday), the number of infected persons remains at 116, said the Ministry of Health and Family Welfare on Sunday.
It is not a great start to 2021. As the latest we hear is that Bollywood's ace musician Ustad Ghulam Mustafa Khan has passed away. He was the legendary who trained many experts in the industry. Singer Lata Mangeshkar has mourned the death. Check out the full story.