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UP Government launched the Women Entrepreneurship Scheme 2014-15

Published on: 03-DEC-2014
Important for Exam: 24 people agreed

The Women Entrepreneurship Scheme 2014-15 was launched by UP Government to empower women and ensure their participation in the process of industrialization.

Jawed Usmani appointed as State Chief Information Commissioner in UP

Published on: 11-NOV-2014
Important for Exam: 15 people agreed

Jawed Usmani selected as Chief Information Commissioner by the Governor of UP Ram Naik.

UP government to set Nirbhaya Centers in all districts

Published on: 22-SEP-2014
Important for Exam: 50 people agreed

UP Government has decided to open Nirbhaya Centers in all districts of the state to provide prompt help to the victims of crime against women.

UP Government raised retirement age of State Election Commissioner to 68 years

Published on: 25-JUN-2014
Important for Exam: 43 people agreed

The Uttar Pradesh government raised the retirement age of State Election Commissioner from 65 to 68 years.

Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister presented tax free budget for fiscal 2014-15

Published on: 20-JUN-2014
Important for Exam: 28 people agreed

Chief Minister of Uttar Pradesh presented a tax free budget of 274705 crore rupees for fiscal year 2014-15 with a proposed deficit of 4132 crore rupees.

UP Government constituted SIT to probe Badaun case

Published on: 07-JUN-2014
Important for Exam: 17 people agreed

Uttar Pradesh Government has constituted a four-member SIT to probe the Badaucase. The SIT will be headed by Mukesh Saxena.

UP government ordered establishment of women helpline in each district of State

Published on: 03-JUN-2014
Important for Exam: 30 people agreed

Government of Uttar Pradesh has ordered establishment of women helpline in 75 districts that will be monitored and maintained by the SSP and SP.

UP government ordered magisterial inquiry into group clashes in Meerut

Published on: 12-MAY-2014
Important for Exam: 13 people agreed

UP government ordered a magisterial inquiry into the Meerut group clashes. The inquiry will be conducted by Meerut DM, Randeep Rinwa.

UP Assembly passed Water Management and Regulatory Commission Bill 2014

Published on: 26-FEB-2014
Important for Exam: 19 people agreed

UP Assembly passed Water Management and Regulatory Commission Bill 2014 by Voice Vote that will suggest ways for judicious utilization of water.

Ten-day festival Taj Mahotsav began in Agra

Published on: 19-FEB-2014
Important for Exam: 64 people agreed

Taj Mahotsav, the ten day annual festival began in Agra, Uttar Pradesh

Allahabad High Court ordered CBI probe into alleged misappropriation of MGNREGA funds

Published on: 01-FEB-2014
Important for Exam: 552 people agreed

High Court of Uttar Pradesh directed CBI to probe into the alleged misappropriation of funds in seven districts for MGNREGA Scheme from the centre.

Uttar Pradesh government launched Samajwadi pension scheme

Published on: 28-JAN-2014
Important for Exam: 629 people agreed

Uttar Pradesh government launched Samajwadi Pension Yojana on 28 January 2014

UP Government constituted a high-level committee to look into the issue of death in relief camps

Published on: 14-DEC-2013
Important for Exam: 17 people agreed

UP Government has set-up a high-level committee to look into the issue of deaths of children in relief camps set after the Muzaffarnagar riots.

State can't withdraw cases against terror accused without Centre's consent: High Court

Published on: 13-DEC-2013
Important for Exam: 3 people agreed

Allahabad High Court on 12 December 2013 ruled that UP cannot withdraw prosecution in terror cases under the central acts without permission of Centre.

RAF Academy of Public Order inaugurated in Meerut

Published on: 10-NOV-2013
Important for Exam: 98 people agreed

Ministry of Home Affairs on 9 November 2013 inaugurated RAF Academy of Public Order in Meerut, Uttar Pradesh

Oracle to introduce Train the Trainer Initiative in UP

Published on: 03-SEP-2013
Important for Exam: 30 people agreed

Oracle offered to introduce its courses in Uttar Pradesh schools, under its Train the Trainer initiative

Bhumi Sena Scheme launched in UP for transformation of Barren Land

Published on: 09-AUG-2013
Important for Exam: 42 people agreed

Akhilesh Yadav launched Bhumi Sena Scheme in Uttar Pradesh. The scheme has been designed to reclaim the barren, usar (alkaline soils) and ravenous land.

Planning Commission of India finanalised Uttar Pradesh Plan for 2013-14

Published on: 19-JUL-2013
Important for Exam: 43 people agreed

PCI finalized annual plan of 69200 crore rupees for UP. The state will encourage private participation by creating an atmosphere conducive to investment.

Allahabad High Court put a Ban on Caste-based Rallies in UP

Published on: 11-JUL-2013
Important for Exam: 31 people agreed

The Allahabad high court on 10 July 2013 put a stay on caste-based rallies throughout Uttar Pradesh.

UP Government issued Fresh Notification for Creation of Amethi as a New District

Published on: 06-JUL-2013
Important for Exam: 26 people agreed

The Uttar Pradesh government on 5 July 2013 issued a fresh notification for creation of Amethi as a new district.

The Power Tariff Hike came into Effect in Uttar Pradesh

Published on: 10-JUN-2013
Important for Exam: 13 people agreed

The power tariff hike announced on 31 May 2013 came into effect in Uttar Pradesh on 10 June 2013.

Uttar Pradesh to Frame Law to ensure Time-bound Clearances to Industries

Published on: 14-MAY-2013
Important for Exam: 22 people agreed

UP government on 13 May 2013 announced its decision to ensure time-bound issuance of clearances to industries.

Raghuraj Pratap Singh resigned from the State Cabinet in wake of DSP Killing

Published on: 04-MAR-2013
Important for Exam: 14 people agreed

Raja Bhaiya on 4 March 2013 resigned from the State Cabinet of Uttar Pradesh 2013 in the wake of the killing of the DSP Zia-ul-Haq in Pratapgarh district.

Uttar Pradesh Government decided to issue Golden Cards to Industrialists

Published on: 05-DEC-2012
Important for Exam: 29 people agreed

India Current Affairs 2012. The Uttar Pradesh government on 4 December 2012 decided to issue Golden Cards to industrialists and industrial associations for easy access to its offices...

UP Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav Announced 1650 Crore Rupees Agri Loan waiver

Published on: 23-NOV-2012
Important for Exam: 5 people agreed

India Current Affairs 2012. Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav on 22 November 2012 announced an agricultural loan waiver worth 1650 crore Rupees which is supposed to benefit about half a million small and marginal farmers...

Chief Minister of Uttar Pradesh Inaugurated New Helpline Service for Women

Published on: 16-NOV-2012
Important for Exam: 13 people agreed

India Current Affairs 2012. Chief Minister of Uttar Pradesh Akhilesh Yadav on 15 November 2012 at his official residence in Lucknow inaugurated the New Police Hepline service 1090 for women...

UP Government announced Re-introduction of Sports Quota in Government Jobs

Published on: 11-NOV-2012
Important for Exam: 9 people agreed

India Current Affairs November 2012. The Uttar Pradesh government on 10 November 2012 announced re- introduction of sports quota in government jobs

Biometric Attendance for Teachers in the State of UP

Published on: 08-NOV-2012
Important for Exam: 6 people agreed

India Current Affairs 2012. Uttar Pradesh Government on 7 November 2012 announced to install solar-run biometric attendance systems in Government-run schools to put a check on teachers...

Uttar Pradesh Government Approved IT Policy 2012

Published on: 18-OCT-2012
Important for Exam: 5 people agreed

India Current Affairs 2012. The state cabinet of Uttar Pradesh Government in Cabinet meeting chaired by Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav on 17 October 2012 approved the IT Policy 2012

Three Day campaign observed in Uttar Pradesh to Save Gangetic Dolphins

Published on: 08-OCT-2012
Important for Exam: 3 people agreed

India Current Affairs October 2012. A three day campaign named Save Ganga, Save Dolphin started on 5 October 2012 in Uttar Pradesh

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