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Police verification of staff, drivers, conductors made mandatory in Lucknow scho

Representational Pic<br>The education department of Uttar Pradesh has made police verification of the staff, bus drivers and conductors mandatory for the …

U.S. Dept. of Education

First look: Hyatt Regency Lucknow

Uttar Pradesh’s capital city sees the launch of its biggest chain hotel yet<p><b>Lucknow</b>’s hotel scene is seeing a burst of activity with the third big …

Hotels

21-year-old ‘gangraped’ in Lucknow

By: Express News Service | Lucknow |<p>Baadshaho box office collection day 3: Will the Ajay Devgn-Emraan Hashmi film continue its winning streak?<p>North …

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This 8-Year-Old Lucknow Child Was Thrashed 40 Times By His Teacher For Missing His Roll Call

Days after a video of a mother forcibly trying to teach her kid went viral, another video of a school kid being slapped has surfaced the internet.<p>The …

Education

Bakrid: Camel sacrifice banned in Lucknow, police to keep an eye on traders

The Lucknow district administration on Friday banned the sacrifice of camels on the occasion of Bakrid, pronouncing it as a “prohibited …

India

Uttar Pradesh prices rise: Congress sells tomatoes for Rs 10/kg in Lucknow in protest

The party has also set up a ‘State Bank of Tomato’, which offers loans to buy the kitchen staple.<p>Members of the Congress sold tomatoes for Rs 10 a kg …

India

Airlift: This Lucknow company is planning to deliver food using drones

Written by Shreya Das | New Delhi |<p>Envisioned by Arshad and his co-partner Mohd Bilal, the duo procured two drones from China to start their …

Drones

Lucknowites extend support to TCS staff

Lucknowites have openly come out in support of TCS employees who are being shifted to Noida and other centres from the Lucknow office.<p>NGO SUPPORT<p>A …

India

UP: Adityanath government says it will not allow TCS to shut down unit in Lucknow

The firm’s employees have approached Chief Minister Adityanath for help.<p>The Uttar Pradesh government on Sunday said it would not let software giant …

India

Won’t let TCS go away from Lucknow: UP minister

TCS employees have approached Uttar Pradesh chief minister Yogi Adityanath to ensure that the company does not leave Lucknow

India

Lucknow: Fire at King George Medical University’s Trauma Centre, Adityanath orders investigation

Witnesses said the fire alarm did not work, and hospital authorities detected the blaze only after it had filled the second and third floors.<p>A major …

India

Retired IPS officer among 31 arrested for staging protests against Yogi govt

<b>Lucknow:</b> Eight people, including a retired Indian Police Service (IPS) officer, were arrested in Lucknow on Monday for staging a demonstration …

Yogi Adityanath

35-Year-Old Gang-Rape Survivor Attacked with Acid for Fourth Time in UP

Yogi Adityanath

Gang-Rape Survivor In UP Attacked With Acid For The Fourth Time

A gang-rape and acid attack survivor was again attacked with acid in Aliganj locality of Lucknow, police said on Sunday.<p>This is the fifth attack on …

Crime

It was the election that changed Lucknow

It was late afternoon on the Sunday before Eid. Lucknow, especially the old quarter of the city, was in festive mode. Not only were the Muslims …

India

Why Lucknow Finds Itself In A ‘Metro Mess’, And How Other Cities Can Avoid It

Snapshot<p>Is a Delhi Metro-like rail service the answer to urban mobility woes for every Indian city?<p>If the case of Jaipur where metro ridership has …

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When prostitution was a symbol of high culture in the elite circles of 19th century India

The word <i>tawaif</i> is used as a singular in Urdu and means “prostitute.” However, Mirza Jafar Husain, who spent most of his life in the traditional atmosphere of twentieth-century Awadh society, observed that the word <i>tawaif baazi</i> for whoring was never used in Lucknow. The equivalent word “<i>randi baazi</i>” …

Culture

After BJP MLA Agarwal threatens to skin cops alive, Yogi calls him to Lucknow

Chief minister Yogi Adityanath on Wednesday asked belligerent BJP MLA Radha Mohan Das Agarwal to meet him Lucknow shortly after he warned senior …

India News

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

Lucknow: PM Modi likely to join World Yoga Day celebrations

By: IANS | Lucknow |<p>Prime Minister Narendra Modi.<p>Pro Kabaddi 2017 Live Score, Telugu Titans vs Bengal Warriors: Titans 3 - 3 Warriors in Hyderabad<p>Has …

India

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

BS-III sale: Motorbike buyers disappointed as shops down shutters after mad rush

Thousands of Indians rushed to the nearest automobile showroom on Friday as dealers offered deep discounts and a slew of freebies to clear leftover …

India

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

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 …

India

Lucknow goes veg: Meat, eggs off menu as sellers begin strike in Adityanath’s UP

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

India News

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 …

India

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 …

Yogi Adityanath

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 …

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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

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