Even while the sugar industry in India is going through one of its worst phases, in Uttar Pradesh, the country’s largest sugar and molasses manufacturer, the state government has raised mandatory storage of molasses to 60%
The Uttar Pradesh government’s ambitious Jewar International Airport project, expected to be constructed by 2022, appears to have hit a land acquisition hurdle following stiff resistance from the residents of all the eight
As per the average recovery in the state, the cane price comes to Rs 292 per quintal, while a majority of the mills in the state is clocking a recovery of 12.35%, based on which the cane price comes to Rs 331 per quintal.
Uttar Pradesh, the first state to announce a farm loan waiver in the current series of such succour, spent Rs 20,598 crore in 2017-18 to relieve the state’s 34.11 lakh farmers of the onus of repaying their loans, but not wi
The Rs 35,000-crore sugar industry in Uttar Pradesh is staring at a crisis. The beleaguered industry, which is reeling under record production on one hand and falling prices on the other, has decided not to run mills in the f
Even as cane dues for the sugar season 2017-18 in Uttar Pradesh continue to mount – over Rs 12,000 crore at last count – the Yogi Adityanath government has announced the release of just Rs 217 crore out of the Rs 850-cror
In a letter to chief minister Yogi Adityanath, the Uttar Pradesh Sugar Millers Association has said that such unlawful activities by the political elements have been reported in as many as five sugar factories.
It may be mentioned that the project has been a talking point for almost 17 years now. It was first conceived by the Rajnath Singh government in 2001, and then pushed hard by the Mayawati government since she came to power in
It's more than a week since the central government, burdened with an overdose of sugar production, allowed sugar mills to export up to 2 million tonnes of sugar till September 2018 under the Duty-Free Import Authorisation (DF
Doing a volte-face on its power-sector reform agenda, the Uttar Pradesh government has dropped a plan to implement the franchise model for privatisation of electricity distribution in the state’s five cities.
Uttar Pradesh Power Corporation (UPPCL) has cancelled Anil Dhirubhai Ambani’s Reliance Power’s Chitrangi power project in Singhrauli and seized its bank guarantee of Rs 74 crore, as it allegedly did not fulfil its commitm
Close on the heels of Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s announcement of setting up a Rs 20,000-crore defence industrial corridor in the Bundelkhand region of Uttar Pradesh, defence minister Nirmal Sitharaman on Thursday got to
Sugar millers in Uttar Pradesh are caught between the devil and the deep blue sea this year. While on the one hand they are looking at the highest ever sugar production along with vital gains in the overall recovery of sugar
Stating that lack of vision coupled with corrupt governance is the reason for the backwardness of the state, Gadkari assured the chief minister that the roads being built by NHAI would be of the latest technology and would la
The two-day event, which will be kicked off with a series of roadshows from Friday, will see top industrialists of the country making a beeline for Lucknow, along with more than a dozen Cabinet ministers and close to 20 ambas