Lucknow

IAS officer Anurag Tiwari's death: Family writes to PMO, demands CBI probe

<b>Bahraich:</b> On Saturday, the brother of the IAS officer who was found dead under mysterious circumstances in Hazratganj wrote a letter to the Prime …

India

Lucknow: 2007 Karnataka batch IAS officer found dead with injury marks on body

A 2007 Karnataka batch IAS officer from Uttar Pradesh was found dead under mysterious circumstances near Meerabai Guest House in Lucknow on Wednesday …

India

Spooked by raids, fuel pumps in Lucknow shut down, others in UP may follow

Most fuel stations in Lucknow shut shop on Tuesday as the Uttar Pradesh government continued raids across the state to catch operators using cheat …

India

Uttar Pradesh: At least 23 people arrested for petrol pump fraud in Lucknow

The dispensing machines at seven petrol pumps were allegedly fitted with a remote-controlled electronic chip to deliver less fuel to customers.<p>The …

Financial Planning

UP on terror alert: MP police warn of attacks by ‘ISI-trained saffron-clad sadhus’

An alert was sounded across Uttar Pradesh on Saturday following intelligence inputs about possible attacks by terrorists disguised as saffron-clad …

Terrorism

Lucknow: PM Modi likely to join World Yoga Day celebrations

By: IANS | Lucknow |<p>Prime Minister Narendra Modi.<p>Prime Minister Narendra Modi is likely to attend World Yoga Day celebrations here on June 21, an …

Yoga

Congress leader Akhilesh Das Gupta passes away after heart attack: Reports

By: Express Web Desk | New Delhi |<p>Former Congress leader Akhilesh Das Gupta.<p>Congress leader and former Union Minister Akhilesh Das Gupta passed away …

Heart Attacks

‘Mowgli’ girl shifted to shelter home in Lucknow, gets a new name Ehsaas

The 10-year-old ‘Mowgli’ girl, who was found in the jungles of Katerniyaghat Wildlife Sanctuary in January was shifted to a shelter home for the …

Shia Muslim youths launch Gau Raksha Dal in Lucknow, vow to end cow slaughter

President of the group Shamil Shamsi and his team were seen sporting saffron gamcha on Friday.<p>Shia Muslims in Lucknow have launched a “Gau Raksha …

Islam

Where to find the best chikan in Lucknow

We pick the shops and studios that are worth your time and money<p>When in <b>Lucknow</b>, buy chikan. It’s obvious, yet it can be tricky. Should you head to …

Textiles

When Diana Penty took a toto rickshaw ride in Lucknow

<b>Diana Penty</b><p>For Mumbai girl Diana Penty, the idea of shooting in a smaller city steeped in history seemed exciting. The actress had been there once a …

Entertainment

Yogi Adityanath's war on illegal Uttar Pradesh slaughterhouses: Many abattoirs are owned by state

The state's local bodies are required by law to build, maintain and licence slaughterhouses to make sure there is a supply of legal meat.<p>A heavy …

Engineering

Night before Bhopal-Ujjain train blast, planned to bomb Pushpak Express: Accused tell NIA

Two of the three men accused in the Bhopal-Ujjain passenger train blast on 7 March have told their National Investigation Agency (NIA) interrogators …

Terrorism

Uttarakhand Leopards Are Being Fed Chicken As Beef Supply Runs Low After UP Crackdown

Leopards at Uttarakhand's Chidiyapur animal rescue centre, located on the outskirts of Haridwar, are being fed chicken due to the shortage of beef …

Wildlife

National Hockey Championship in Lucknow rescheduled to June 5

Uncertainty over the 7th Senior National Men’s Hockey Championship in Lucknow seems to be over as the Hockey India on Monday rescheduled the 21-day …

Sports (India)

Uttar Pradesh: Lucknow meat sellers go on strike to protest dwindling supplies; locals fear veggie price hike

Protesting against the crackdown on illegal and mechanised slaughter houses in Uttar Pradesh, meat sellers in Lucknow have gone on an indefinite …

India News

Lucknow goes veg: Meat, chicken, eggs off menu as sellers begin strike

Not just buffalo meat, Uttar Pradesh capital Lucknow is fast heading towards a non-vegetarian crisis as entire chicken, goat meat and egg markets …

Meat

Lucknow chicken sellers go on strike in the wake of Yogi Adityanath's meat crackdown

They say they want time to get their documents in order.<p>Two days after the Bharatiya Janata Party government in Uttar Pradesh banned illegal …

Virtual Water

Modi was on Bhopal-Ujjain train attackers’ radar: police

<b>Bhopal:</b> Suspected ISIS militants behind the Bhopal-Ujjain passenger train blast in Madhya Pradesh on March 7 had made an unsuccessful bid to target …

Terrorism

After Crackdown On Meat Shops, Lucknow’s ‘Tunday Kababi’ Is Now Serving Chicken Kebabs

Lucknow's iconic Tunday Kababi, which was closed for a hours because of the shortage of buffalo meat on Wednesday, was later opened for public but …

UP meat shortage hits Lucknow’s legendary Tunday Kababi

Abu Baqr, who runs the outlet, said customers were getting angry because they were unable to serve their speciality buffalo meat kebabs.<p>One of …

South Asia

Lucknow’s Iconic Tunday Kababi Shuts after UP Government’s Crackdown on Slaughterhouses

Lucknow is a food lover's paradise and its popular <i>tunday kababs</i> are pure heaven. This soft and succulent dish prepared with minced meat and an …

Meat

IPL Trophy makes stopover in Lucknow, fans eagerly await 1st match in city

Lucknow is set to host a few Indian Premier League (IPL) matches this season though the confirmation is yet to come (is expected in a week’s time, …

India

Lucknow’s Iconic Tunday Kababi Downs Its Shutters, Leaving Kebab Lovers With Broken Hearts

Lucknow is a food lover's paradise and its popular <i>Tunday Kebabs</i> are pure heaven. This soft and succulent cuisine prepared from minced meat and an …

BBQ

India’s ‘Phone Romeos’ Look for Ms. Right via Wrong Numbers

LUCKNOW, India — In a glass-sided call center, police constables clicketyclack on computer keyboards, on the trail of a particularly Indian sort of criminal.<p>The “phone Romeo,” as he is known here, calls numbers at random until he hears a woman’s voice, in the hope of striking up a romantic …

India

Yogi Adityanath won't miss his bovines, UP CM's favourite cows to make Lucknow home soon

<b>Lucknow:</b> The hurly-burly of being the chief minister of the country's most populous state would not keep Yogi Adityanath away from his "favourite" …

Yogi Adityanath

UP CM Yogi Adityanath keeps BJP's poll promise: Anti-Romeo squads swing into action in Lucknow

Three days in the office and the newly appointed Uttar Pradesh chief minister is at it in full throttle. In a series of new advisories and orders, …

Yogi Adityanath

Yogi Adityanath's campaign to take UP on path of development starts with these projects

On Sunday, Yogi Adityanath became the 21st Chief Minister of Uttar Pradesh. Upon taking oath, Adityanath vowed to take India's most populous state on …

Yogi Adityanath

Watch | This Lucknow girl knows how to teach molestors a lesson, hits them with police baton

When police stood as mute spectators in Lucknow, a girl decided to take law in her hands and ensured that she teaches her molesters a lesson.<p>A group …

Uttar Pradesh

Yogi Adityanath as Uttar Pradesh CM: Did PM Modi, Amit Shah succumb to Sangh pressure?

The last-minute choice of Yogi Adityanath, after hectic parleys for a week in Delhi and Coimbatore, Tamil Nadu, where the RSS national conclave is …

Yogi Adityanath