India News | Press Trust of India | Monday May 25, 2015
Contending that terrorism should not be associated with any particular religion, Home Minister Rajnath Singh today said Muslims in India are nationalists who have always opposed terrorist elements.
India News | Press Trust of India | Tuesday May 19, 2015
An Air India Airbus carrying 169 passengers en route to Bhubaneshwar from Delhi made a precautionary landing at a closed airfield in Lucknow today after the pilot noticed a crack in the windshield. All passengers are safe.
India News | Indo-Asian News Service | Sunday May 10, 2015
Home Minister Rajnath Singh today launched three social security schemes - 'Pradhan Mantri Suraksha Bima Yojana', 'Pradhan Mantri Jeevan Jyoti Bima Yojana' and 'Atal Pension Yojana' - in Uttar Pradesh's capital Lucknow.
India News | Reported by Alok Pandey, Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Thursday May 7, 2015
A doctor and his wife, kidnapped six days ago in Bihar by men in police uniforms, were freed early this morning from Lucknow in Uttar Pradesh. Nine alleged kidnappers have been arrested, including the mastermind, a man who has a degree in ancient his...
India News | Press Trust of India | Monday May 4, 2015
Laying stress on education, Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav today said that the countries, which have progressed, first ensured strengthening their educational system.
India News | Press Trust of India | Friday May 1, 2015
Metro proposals for nine cities, including Lucknow and Pune, costing a total of Rs 83,000 crore are under consideration of the central government, Urban Development Minister M Venkaiah Naidu said today.
India News | Press Trust of India | Thursday April 30, 2015
Union Urban Development Minister Venkaiah Naidu today said the government would focus on expanding metro network across the country.
Indo-Asian News Service | Wednesday April 29, 2015
Interestingly, 51 years ago the first episode of Doctor Who was directed by Waris Hussein, born in Lucknow
India News | Indo-Asian News Service | Sunday April 26, 2015
Fresh tremors across many parts of Uttar Pradesh created panic today.
India News | Edited by Toral Varia Deshpande | Saturday April 25, 2015
After termors were felt across India after 7.7 magnitude earthquake hit Nepal this morning, Prime Minister Narendra Modi said the government is trying to reach out to those affected.
India News | Agencies | Sunday April 26, 2015
More than 1,300 people have died in a massive earthquake of 7.9 magnitude which hit large parts of Nepal on Saturday, news agency Reuters said quoting the police. Major tremors were felt for nearly a minute across large swathes of Northern India incl...
India News | Edited by Toral Varia Deshpande | Friday April 24, 2015
An alleged Harkat-ul-Jihad-al-Islami operative was today sentenced to life imprisonment after a district court in Barabanki, Uttar Pradesh, convicted him for his role in the November 2007 serial blasts that had rocked the court premises of Varanasi, ...
Lucknow News | Press Trust of India | Saturday April 25, 2015
After launching cycle policing and drone surveillance recently, the Lucknow Police, today, launched the 'Citizen Police Connect Programme', which would enable people to register their complaints through WhatsApp messenger.
India News | Written by Niha Masih | Tuesday April 21, 2015
A change of government in a state usually means new policies. In Uttar Pradesh, it also means a new set of holidays. But given the new holidays the four-year-old Akhilesh Yadav-led Samajwadi Party government has declared, a back-of-the-envelope calcu...
India News | Press Trust of India | Sunday April 19, 2015
Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) supremo Mayawati, today, asked her party MPs and MLAs that instead of donating to the government, they should give as relief their one month salary directly to farmers affected by recent unseasonal rains and hailstorm in the...
India News | Agence France-Presse | Monday April 6, 2015
The government today launched a new air quality index on, under intense pressure to act after the World Health Organization (WHO) declared New Delhi the world's most polluted capital.
Lucknow News | Press Trust of India | Sunday April 5, 2015
In line with Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav's call for strict action against incidents of hidden camera or video recording in trial rooms, the state police has conducted a series of searches at the malls and showrooms in Lucknow.
Lucknow News | Press Trust of India | Friday April 3, 2015
Drones will soon perform a special task in Lucknow apart from functioning as eyes in the sky with the Lucknow Police planning to use them for dispersing mobs.
Indo-AsianNews Service | Friday April 3, 2015
Lucknow's Tundey kebab owner Mohd Usman said that "he was not doing this only for commercial purposes" but also as a "fulfilment of a long due commitment to Raina".
India News | Reported by Tanima Biswas | Tuesday March 31, 2015
A team of CBI officials was allegedly attacked with fire extinguishers by tax officials in Lucknow, after the investigating agency arrested one of their colleagues for bribe-taking.
India News | Press Trust of India | Monday March 30, 2015
The Uttar Pradesh government has cancelled the provincial civil services preliminary examination (UPPCS) after an exam paper was leaked on Whatsapp messaging service just before the start of the examination.
Delhi News | Press Trust of India | Friday March 27, 2015
The celebrated court of Wajid Ali Shah, the last Nawab of Awadh, came alive to 'kathak' moves and dulcet tunes of 'thumri' as the audience at a show for promoting cancer awareness were transported back to an evening of enchantment in 19th century Luc...
Allahabad News | Indo-Asian News Service | Friday March 27, 2015
A 14-year-old boy shot himself dead in Allahabad on Thursday after his father reprimanded him for chatting too often on social networking site Facebook, police said.
Lucknow News | Press Trust of India | Friday March 27, 2015
A 50-year-old employee of the state irrigation department allegedly committed suicide on Thursday by jumping from a multi-storey government building near Legislative Assembly in Lucknow, police said.