Gayatri

  • Akhilesh Yadav allots portfolios to seven new ministers 22-03-2014 11:41 PM

    The Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav on Saturday allocated the portfolios to seven ministers, five cabinet and two ministers of state, who were administered oath in January this year. Among the Cabinet ministers Gayatri Prasad Prajapati has been given Mines and Minerals department, whereas Shivakant Ojha was allocated the...
  • Gayatri Parivar to give Rs 2 lakh to families of security personnel killed during rescue operations 22-03-2014 09:56 PM

    Haridwar-based spiritual organisation Gayatri Parivar will provide Rs 2 lakh each as financial assistance to the next of kin of 20 military and para-military personnel killed during the massive relief and rescue operations carried out after the catastrophic floods that hit Uttarakhand in 2013. Gayatri Parivar chief Pranav Pandya will...
  • Driver kills former BSP leader's wife, father-in-law in a loot bid 14-02-2014 03:16 PM

    A former BSP leader's wife and father-in-law were allegedly murdered by their car driver in a loot bid in Gayatri Nagar colony in Cantt area in Varanasi, police said. Former BSP leader Amirchand Patel's wife Hirawati Devi(50) and father-in-law Kharpattu Patel (70) were killed by their car driver Ajit, on...
  • SP worker complains against hooliganism, minister thrashes him 21-01-2014 02:17 PM

    More embarrassment for Samajwadi Party as now a minister in the Samajwadi Party government of Uttar Pradesh first slapped a party worker, who complained of hooliganism, and then punched him at a meeting in Varanasi. Surendra Patel, state minister for Public Works Department (PWD), on Monday evening slapped the party...
  • Two Ministers of State elevated to Cabinet rank 18-01-2014 02:37 PM

    Two Ministers of State of the Uttar Pradesh government were on Saturday elevated to the rank of Cabinet minister. Ministers of State Manoj Pandey and Gayatri Prasad Prajapati were administered the oath by Governor BL Joshi at the Raj Bhawan. Though name of MLA Shivakant Ojha was also announced for...
  • As UP's crime graph soars, even high and mighty are unsafe 18-01-2014 01:41 PM

    Even as the Akhilesh Yadav government makes tall claims of Uttar Pradesh being a state where law and order is intact and criminals are inside jails, the statistics rather cut a sorry picture for the Samajwadi Party (SP). While the records released by the home department as a year-ender show...
  • Shah Rukh Khan is yet to see 'Swades' 17-12-2013 05:10 PM

    Mumbai: Megastar Shah Rukh Khan says doing 'Swades' was such an emotional overwhelming experience that he could not see it after wrapping up shooting. In Ashutosh Gowariker directed film, the 48-year-old actor played a Non-Resident Indian (NRI) working at NASA, who decides to leave his coveted job to settle in...
  • UP minister accused of illegally occupying land 14-08-2013 10:32 AM

    Lucknow: Uttar Pradesh Minister for Geology and Mining Gayatri Prasad Prajapati has been accused of illegally occupying gram sabha land in Lucknow. The Allahabad High Court has taken a serious view on the matter and issued a notice to the minister and the state government. Gayatri Prasad Prajapati is facing...
  • Allahabad HC issues notice to UP minister for illegally occupying gram sabha land 08-08-2013 03:59 PM

    Allahabad High Court on Thursday issued notice to Minister of State for Mining (Independent Charge) Gayatri Prasad Prajapati on a writ petition alleging illegal occupation of gram sabha land. The Lucknow bench of Justice Devi Prasad Singh and Justice Ashwani Kumar Singh passed an order on the writ petition filed...
  • Mamata Banerjee's mother Gayatri dies 17-12-2011 10:21 AM

    Kolkata: West Bengal Chief Minister and Trinamool Congress (TMC) leader Mamata Banerjee's mother passed away in SSKM hospital in Kolkata on Saturday. Gayatri Banerjee was 81 years old and was suffering from kidney ailments. She was admitted to the hospital on November 25 owing to old-age related illness. TMC Medical...
  • Pranab visits Mamata's mother in hospital 03-12-2011 02:30 PM

    Kolkata: Union Finance Minister Pranab Mukherjee on Saturday visited the ailing mother of West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee at the SSKM hospital. Mukherjee, who arrived at the hospital around 1:20 pm straight from the airport, visited 81-year-old Gayatri Banerjee at her cabin in the state-run hospital's Woodburn Ward. During...
  • Kolkata: Mamata's mother admitted to hospital 26-11-2011 09:13 AM

    Kolkata: West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee's mother was admitted to state-run SSKM Hospital on Friday owing to old-age related illness. Trinamool Congress Medical Cell member Nirmal Majhi said the chief minister's mother, Gayatri Banerjee, was admitted to the hospital because of 'problems relating to old age'. Majhi said the...
  • Haridwar: 16 dead in stampede at Gayatri Sangh 08-11-2011 12:29 PM

    New Delhi: At least 16 people have been reportedly killed and 10 others injured in a stampede on Tuesday at Gayatri Sangh in Haridwar. According to reports, tens of thousands of people had gathered for the centenary celebrations of religious Guru Pandit Sriram Sharma. The centenary celebrations began on Monday...
  • Jodhpur's Shivraj Singh ties the knot 19-11-2010 09:01 AM

    Former Jodhpur prince Shivraj Singh tied the knot with Gayatri Kumari of Askot at a lavish ceremony on Thursday. ...
  • Prince of Jodhpur to marry Askot's princess 17-11-2010 07:32 PM

    Jodhpur: This wedding has been planned to be a memorable one even for the royals. Shivraj Singh, the prince of Jodhpur, is marrying Princess Gayatri Kumari from Uttaranchal. Desert melodies are floating at Jodhpur's Ummaid Bhawan Palace. The Sun City's forts and palaces are wearing their sunny side up as...
  • Hostel Room 131: the delight is in the detail 25-08-2010 07:59 AM

    Admittedly, R. Raj Rao’s Hostel Room 131 marks my first tryst with queer literature. I succumb to its intriguing tale of lust and love, like any first-timer would. Very curious, a wee bit appalled and just a little enthralled. The story of Bombay-born Siddharth and Belgaum small-towner Sudhir: young boys...
  • Actor Arvind Swamy files for divorce 18-06-2010 04:47 PM

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  • Dada is below average 26-03-2010 02:25 PM

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  • Now Big B promises Gayatri Devi of her pension 16-02-2010 03:17 PM

    He's promised the 90-year-old five years of her pension. ...
  • CJ Show: Freedom fighter Gayatri Devi finally gets a home 17-01-2010 05:32 PM

    The 90-year-old woman was living on the streets of Delhi for the last four years. ...
  • CJ impact: Govt provides shelter to freedom figher Gayatri Devi 14-01-2010 10:44 AM

    She will get medical attention and care at an old age home in Janakpuri. ...
  • Freedom fighter, 90, fights for pension 09-01-2010 09:38 AM

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