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UP To Provide Healthy, Packaged Food To Malnourished Children

Packaged food will be provided to malnourished children in Uttar Pradesh soon, it was decided at a meeting between Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath and Union Women and Child Development Minister Maneka Gandhi in Lucknow on Tuesday. Yogi Adityanath directed the officials concerned to provide packaged food material to malnourished children, so that these children could get clean, safe, balanced and ...

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Yogi Adityanath’s Big Reshuffle Is Small By Akhilesh, Mayawati Standards

On a day he completed a month in office, Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath on Tuesday carried out his biggest bureaucratic rejig that moved 41 senior officers and brought in new faces to head four development authorities including the one in Prime Minister’s parliamentary constituency, Varanasi. This is Mr Adityanath’s second reshuffle; the last one involved 21 officers. Tuesday’s ...

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‘Factually Incorrect’: Manohar Parrikar On Reports On Why He Quit Defence Ministry

Goa Chief Minister Manohar Parrikar has dismissed reports that he quit as the Defence Minister due to pressure of key issues, like Kashmir. “Reports attributed to me by some news agency regarding my speech at Ambedkar Jayanti is factually incorrect,” Mr Parrikar tweeted today. Mr Parrikar’s office too released a statement saying his remarks on return to Goa after quitting ...

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Chhattisgarh Non-Cooperative In Resolving Mahanadi Dispute: Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik

Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik today alleged that his Chhattisgarh counterpart Raman Singh was “not cooperative” in resolving the Mahanadi dispute. “Union Minister for Water Resources Uma Bharti had called a meeting of the Chhattisgarh chief minister and myself. He (Raman) was totally non-cooperative,” Mr Patnaik told reporters while reacting to Dr Singh’s claim that the dispute could be resolved ...

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Yogi Adityanath’s Government To Probe Projects Started In Samajwadi, BSP Regime

UP Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath’s government has put key developmental projects of the previous Samajwadi Party and BSP governments under the scanner, ordering several probes to ascertain if funds were misused. “Projects that are under scanner include former Chief Minisiter Akhilesh Yadav’s Gomti river front project, Jai Prakash Narain International Centre in Lucknow, beautification work in old Lucknow areas besides ...

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