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Uttar Pradesh presents a budget of Rs 3.9 lakh crore for 2017-18

Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath-led Uttar Pradesh government presented its first annual budget for 2017-2018 fiscal which is claimed that it will take the state forward onto a higher trajectory of growth. The Budget focuses on villages, poor and farmers.  The current budget, presented by Finance Minister Shri Rajesh Agarwal, is 10.9% higher as

External forces to blame for violence in J&K: Mehbooba

Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti said that the violence in the Valley was the “handiwork of external forces” and “now unfortunately, China is trying to meddle in it.” She also reiterated that the attack on Amarnath pilgrims, which left seven dead, was to create “communal tension” in the

Yogi Adityanath named UP Chief Minister

Yogi Aditanath as CM of UP

Fifth-term Lok Sabha MP from Gorakhpur, Yogi Adityanath becomes the leader of 312 BJP MLAs in Uttar Pradesh. Adityanath was elected the BJP legislature party leader at a meeting of the newly elected MLAs, held a week after the BJP won UP by a three-fourth majority. Adityanath's name was proposed

Labour Reforms: Government reduces 56 labour registers to 5 under various Labour Laws

The Government has simplified the maintenance of Labour registers of about 5.85 crore establishments in agriculture and non- agriculture sectors. These registers are related to details of employees, their salaries, loans/recoveries, attendance etc. This exercise will drastically reduce the number of registers being maintained by these establishments from 56 to