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Kalyan Singh
PM Modi Pays Tribute To Late UP Chief Minister Kalyan Singh In Lucknow

Prime Minister Narendra Modi paid tributes to BJP veteran and former chief minister of Uttar Pradesh, Kalyan Singh, who passed away last night at the age of 89 due to sepsis and multi-organ failure.

Shilpa Shetty
After Raj Kundra, Case Filed Against Wife Shilpa Shetty & Mother-In-Law For 'Fraud' In Lucknow

Days after arrest of businessman Raj Kundra, trouble mounts for his wife and Bollywood actress Shilpa Shetty Kundra.

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Watch The Other Side Of Lucknow Story: Cab Driver Reacts After Video Of Girl Slapping Him Goes Viral

After a video of a girl relentlessly slapping a cab driver in the middle of the road at Nahariya Chauraha traffic signal in Lucknow went viral, the victim, cab driver Saadat Ali Siddiqui lodged an FIR against the girl.

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Watch Viral Video: Girl Continuously Slaps Cab Driver In Lucknow, Prompts Police Probe

High drama unfolded at a busy traffic junction in Lucknow on Friday. These visuals showing a girl assaulting a cab driver have gone viral on social media. The incident took place on July 30 at Krishna Nagar locality in the capital city of Uttar Pradesh. The girl accused the cab driver of hitting her with his car, which was refuted by him Following an altercation, the girl went on a slapping spree, hit cab driver multiple times.

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Two Terrorists Held In Lucknow, Explosives Recovered

The ATS team had received a tip-off about their presence and had been tracking them since the past one week.

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Unnao Case: UP Police Registers FIR Against 8 Twitter Handles

Lucknow: The Yogi Adityanath government in Uttar Pradesh has started cracking down on social media ‘offenders’ in a big way. The Unnao police, on Sunday, lodged an FIR against eight Twitter handles and its users, including @themojostory run by senior journalist Barkha Dutt, on charges of spreading “misleading information” in connection with the recovery of […]

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Death Row Convict Shabnam Files Fresh Mercy Petition

Lucknow: Death row convict Shabnam, who was awarded the death sentence for killing seven members of her family in April 2008, has filed a fresh mercy petition to Uttar Pradesh Governor Anandiben Patel and President of India Ram Nath Kovind. According to Anand Kumar, Director General (prison department and reform services), Shabnam had also approached […]

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Bizarre! 'God Declared Dead' To Grab Land In Uttar Pradesh

Lucknow: In a bizarre case of land grab in Uttar Pradesh, the deity of a temple was ‘declared dead’ in the mutation documents of the land deed title of a temple in Lucknow. The temple is said to be 100 years old, its land is spread over 7,000 sq metre and run by a trust […]

UPSC Exams: 50% Candidates Skip Exam Fearing COVID-19
UPSC Exams: 50% Candidates Skip Exam Fearing COVID-19

Lucknow: Nearly 50 per cent of the candidates opted out of the Union Public Service Commission (UPSC) preliminary examination 2020 for selection to Indian Administrative and Allied Services in Lucknow. The exam was conducted on Sunday. According to sources, as many as 43,921 candidates were registered for the examination at various centres in the city. […]

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NCERT Book Scam: BJP Leader Suspended

Lucknow: The BJP has suspended its leader Sanjeev Gupta, whose son Sachin Gupta is absconding after being named as an accused in the printing of duplicate NCERT books worth Rs 35 crore. While 12 people have so far been arrested by the Uttar Pradesh Police in connection with this case, Gupta remains at large. An […]

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Corona patient with HIV recovers in 6 days In Lucknow

Lucknow: A Coronavirus positive patient with the history of HIV has recovered from the infection within just six days. The 34-year old man who successfully defeated COVID-19 was admitted to King George’s Medical University, KGMU in Lucknow after getting injured in a road accident last week. The patient was brought to the Trauma Centre of […]

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Another Hindu Leader Shot Dead In Lucknow

Lucknow: The state president of Akhil Bhartiya Hindu Mahasabha was shot dead near the Chhattar Manzil on Sunday morning here. He has been identified as Ranjit Srivastava. However, the police said, he was not Srivastava but was Yadav. In October, another right-wing leader, Kamlesh Tiwari, had been shot dead in his office in Lucknow. Ranjit […]

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Rape Survivor Set Ablaze By 5 Men In UP

Lucknow: A gang rape victim from Unnao in Uttar Pradesh was allegedly set ablaze early on Thursday morning by five men, including one who was accused in the crime, police said. The incident occurred at Sindupur village under Bihar police station area. The victim has been shifted to a government hospital in Lucknow and is […]

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17 killed in storms, rain in UP

Lucknow: Seventeen persons have died in separate incidents of dust storms, lightning and rain in various parts of Uttar Pradesh in the past 24 hours. According to reports, four persons died in Siddharthanagar, three in Deoria, three in Basti, two in Ballia and one each in Azamgarh, Kushinagar, Maharajganj, Lakhimpur and Pilibhit. In Siddharthanagar, a […]

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Dust storms claim 19 lives in UP, leave 48 injured

Lucknow: Nineteen persons were killed and 48 others injured due to dust storms and lightning in various parts of Uttar Pradesh, an official said on Friday. A state Relief commissioner said: “While six persons were killed in Mainpuri, three persons each died in Etah and Kasganj and one each in Moradabad, Badaun, Pilibhit, Mathura, Kannauj, […]

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This Lucknow vegetable market bats for Sanskrit

Lucknow: A vegetable market is the last place you would think of going to learn or even read Sanskrit but then the Nishatganj vegetable market is trying to be different. In this market, names of all vegetables are written in Sanskrit on tiny placards. The mundane Aloo or potato is known as ‘Alookam’ and tomato is […]

Gold-smugling
Smuggling gold through UP would cost passport

New Delhi: If caught smuggling gold at an international airport in Uttar Pradesh (Lucknow and Varanasi), the accused will now lose their passports, according to the Customs Department. The department is coordinating with the UP Passport Office for such an action to curb growing smuggling of gold at Lucknow and Varanasi international airports. The move […]

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Priyanka begins her first ever roadshow in Lucknow with Rahul, Scindia

Lucknow: Congress General Secretary Priyanka Gandhi Vadra launched her roadshow here on Monday on her first visit after becoming the General Secretary in charge of East Uttar Pradesh along with her brother and Congress President Rahul Gandhi. Jyotiraditya Scindia, the Congress General Secretary in charge of western Uttar Pradesh, also accompanied them. Priyanka Gandhi was […]

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India most tolerant country in world: Rajnath

Lucknow:Rebuffing allegations that intolerance was rising in the country, Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh said Sunday no nation in the world was as tolerant as India. Singh made the remarks two days after actor Naseeruddin Shah had expressed concern over “intolerance” in the country while referring to the killing of a policeman in a mob […]

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Adityanath inaugurates international cricket stadium in Lucknow

Lucknow: Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath inaugurated the ‘Bharat Ratna Shri Atal Bihari Vajpayee International Cricket Stadium’ here on Tuesday. Accompanied by Deputy Chief Ministers Keshav Prasad Maurya and Dinesh Sharma, Sports Minister Chetan Chauhan and Congress leader Rajeev Shukla, Adityanath was presented with a memento by Uday Sinha, the Managing Director of Ekana Sports […]

Adityanath inaugurates international cricket stadium in Lucknow

Lucknow: Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath inaugurated the ‘Bharat Ratna Shri Atal Bihari Vajpayee International Cricket Stadium’ here on Tuesday. Accompanied by Deputy Chief Ministers Keshav Prasad Maurya and Dinesh Sharma, Sports Minister Chetan Chauhan and Congress leader Rajeev Shukla, Adityanath was presented with a memento by Uday Sinha, the Managing Director of Ekana […]

Team-India
India eye another series win against hapless Windies in second T20

Lucknow: The West Indies were expected to do well in the T20 internationals, but a five-wicket loss in the first outing of the three-match rubber against dominant India showed the script might not change when the two sides clash in the second contest at the Ekana International Cricket stadium here on Tuesday. India have won the […]

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BJP accused me of wasting money on statues, now it must apologize: Mayawati

Lucknow: Hours after Prime Minister Narendra Modi unveiled a 182-metre high statue of Sardar Vallabh Bhai Patel, BSP chief Mayawati sought an apology from the BJP for its comments in the past against installation of statues of Dalit icons. In a statement, the former Chief Minister said it was unfortunate that when she got parks, […]

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Maoists will be crushed in 2-3 years: Rajnath Singh

Lucknow: The long drawn Maoist insurgency in the country will be “completely erased” in two to three years, Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh declared here on Sunday. Addressing the 26th anniversary of the Rapid Action Force (RAF), a specialised wing of the Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF), the Minister said the situation had changed and […]

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Kovind to inaugurate science festival in Lucknow

Lucknow: President Ram Nath Kovind would inaugurate the fourth edition of the ‘India International Science Festival-2018’ (IISF) in the state capital on Friday, officials said on Thursday. The three-day festival will be dedicated to the memory of late prime minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee, Union Science and Technology Minister Harsh Vardhan told media persons. Uttar Pradesh […]