Ambedkar Park

  • Mayawati's Dalit memorials to be used for public purpose 23-05-2013 12:25 PM

    Lucknow: BSP supremo Mayawati's dream projects, including memorials and parks in the name of Dalit icons in the state capital, would now witness marriages and cultural events with the Akhilesh government deciding to use the space for public purposes. "Yes...the decision has been taken in this regard. It was in...
  • UP government to probe Mayawati's comments 17-04-2013 11:24 AM

    Lucknow: The bitter war of words between the Bahujan Samaj Party and Samajwadi Party in Uttar Pradesh has escalated in the last few days. The Akhilesh Yadav government has ordered an enquiry into BSP supreme Mayawati's rally at Lucknow's Ambedkar Park where the former Uttar Pradesh chief minister had alleged...
  • Mayawati inaugurates Rs 650 crore park in Noida 14-10-2011 05:15 PM

    Noida: Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Mayawati on Friday inaugurated the 33-acre Dalit Prerna Sthal or the Ambedkar Park in Noida. Mayawati spent Rs 650 crore for the development of the park, which has several statutes of Dalit leaders. The park has 24 pink sandstone elephants, the electoral symbol of Mayawati's...
  • UP: Encephalitis kills 6 more, death toll 438 14-10-2011 11:14 AM

    Gorakhpur: With six more persons succumbing to encephalitis, the death toll in the viral disease in eastern Uttar Pradesh has climbed to 438 this year, health officials said on Friday. At present, 261 people suffering from encephalitis are undergoing treatment at the BRD Medical College in Gorakhpur besides in some...
  • Maya to inaugurate her dream park in Noida today 14-10-2011 09:11 AM

    New Delhi: The 33-acre Dalit Prerna Sthal or the Ambedkar Park in Noida, the pet project of Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Mayawati, will be inaugurated on Friday. Mayawati spent a staggering Rs 650 crores to put up the park. Preparations are on for the grand ceremony that takes place on...
  • Mayawati pulls up 'slack' officials 20-02-2011 06:31 PM

    Noida: Chief Minister Mayawati on Sunday took local officials to task over "slackness" in discharging duty. Mayawati, who visited Bhimrao Ambedkar multi-specialty hospital in Noida, gave a dressing down to the officials over poor maintenance of the medical wards. Unsatisfied with the pace of disposal of cases, she pulled up...
  • Fire breaks out at Ambedkar Park in Noida 11-01-2011 02:15 PM

    Noida: A fire broke out at the Ambedkar Park in Noida on Tuesday afternoon. Two fire tenders were rushed to the sport and the fire was brought under control. The reason for the fire is still not known but reports say some construction work was on even though the Supreme...
  • HC restrained from hearing plea against Maya project 21-04-2008 08:18 PM

    Dubai: Young paceman Steven Finn said on Wednesday he hoped a fresh and young England squad will put the 3-0 Test series rout by Pakistan behind them in the one-day series which starts next week. The 21-year-old watched from the sidelines as Pakistan registered a first-ever whitewash against England who...
  • Maya's project: 62 sandstone elephants for Rs 38 crore 25-02-2008 04:22 PM

    Mumbai: The National Cricket Academy (NCA) has attracted heavy criticism in the last few days from former India cricketers, Kiran More and Karsan Ghavri. Roger Binny, one of its earliest coaches, who also served as co-director along with Hanumant Singh during the inaugural year in 2000, conceded that players 'haven't...