A division bench of the Allahabad High Court directed the Uttar Pradesh government to decide within a month on the acquisition of over 505 acres of land on the name of Industrial development in Surai Dulha village in Bulandshahr district in 2001.

The bench comprising Justice Amitabh Lala and Ashok Srivatava while disposing off a petition of farmers Rajkumar Singh and 21 others on Tuesday have a

To take Mayawati's government head-on on farmers issue, state Congress would organise a massive Kisan Maha Panchayat in or near Bhatta-Parsaul in Greater Noida under the leadership of party general secretary Rahul Gandhi before June 25.

''UP Congress would hold chaupals at all the villages which are affected due to land acquisition from June 13 and these people would be asked to join the maha-p

The State of the Environment report 2010 released by the UP environment directorate calls for urgent measures to organise solid waste management in a scientific and environmentally sustainable manner. The disposal of solid waste in UP is a major problem. Most cities have poor cleanliness and sanitation.

LUCKNOW: With a dying Yamuna failing to meet its growing demand, the city of Taj is now waiting for Gangajal to tide over its water woes.

An ambitious and somewhat bizarre project to fetch Ganga water to Agra built by the Mughals on the banks of the Yamuna from a canal 140 km away in Bulandshahr, was launched in collaboration with Japan International Cooperation Agency in 2005.

After four dozen deaths due to heavy storm and rainfall during the last 48-hours, 14 more casualties were reported in separate mishaps in the State since Sunday evening.

In Bulundshahr, one Rakesh Agarwal, a native of Jawa locality of Aligarh was returning with his family after attending marriage of his maternal niece in Bulundshahr in the wee hours of Monday.

Lucknow The success of the Yamuna Expressway project has made the Uttar Pradesh government chary of investing in the centrally-sponsored Delhi Mumbai Industrial Corridor Development Corporation (DMICDC) proposal to develop a similar region east of its own project.

This is the opposite of what other state governments in the region including Haryana and Rajasthan intend to do as they push for lar

Tremors of Japan's earthquake are being felt in Uttar Pradesh as government officials are sceptic about funding by the Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA) in the ongoing projects as this Land of Rising Sun is itself facing a financial crunch post-tsunami.

The JICA is financing projects including Gangajal under which Ganga waters would be taken to Agra by a 100-km canal from Bulandshah

First phase will develop area up to Jevar in Gautam Budh Nagar; plan to be put up for approval next month
The Yamuna Expressway Industrial Development Authority (YEIDA), responsible for charting the development of the region around the Yamuna Expressway that will connect Greater Noida with Agra, has finalised a draft phase-I masterplan for the project, paving the way for major expansion.

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A 5.7 magnitude earthquake of

ANOOPSHAHR (BULANDSHAHR): Hundreds of people are thronging this sleepy town, about 50 km from Bulandshahr district and 100 km from New Delhi, to witness a mystical phenomenon at the Dinesh ghat on the banks of the Ganga.

The centre of attraction is a `burning flame' at the ghat.