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Hunar Haat In Lucknow: When, Where, How Can Get Handmade Items

Hunar Haat In Lucknow: When, Where, How Can Get Handmade Items

Written by Debjani Chatterjee | Wednesday January 20, 2021, New Delhi

Hunar Haat, the flagship programme of the Ministry of Minority Affairs, to create employment opportunities for artisans across the country, will be held in Lucknow from January 22 to February 4. The prime focus of the Hunar Haat is ''vocal for local", Prime Minister Narendra Modi's mantra for an Aatmanirbhar Bharat or self-reliant India.

2 Coaches Of Shahid Express Derail In Lucknow, No Casualties Reported

2 Coaches Of Shahid Express Derail In Lucknow, No Casualties Reported

Press Trust of India | Monday January 18, 2021, Lucknow

Two coaches of a passenger train on its way from Amritsar to Jaynagar in Bihar derailed in Lucknow on Monday morning, a railway official said.

"Not Here To Change Names": Asaduddin Owaisi's Lucknow Visit Creates Buzz

"Not Here To Change Names": Asaduddin Owaisi's Lucknow Visit Creates Buzz

Written by Alok Pandey | Wednesday December 16, 2020, Lucknow

AIMIM chief Asaduddin Owaisi spoke with ex-BJP ally - Om Prakash Rajbhar of the Suheldev Bharatiya Samaj Party - in Lucknow on Wednesday, in a meeting described as preparation for the 2022 Uttar Pradesh Assembly polls

Chinese Kite Strings Cause Over 500 Disruptions In 3 Years, Damage Power Lines: Lucknow Metro

Chinese Kite Strings Cause Over 500 Disruptions In 3 Years, Damage Power Lines: Lucknow Metro

Press Trust of India | Wednesday December 09, 2020, Lucknow

The love for Chinese manjha (kite string) among kite enthusiasts in Lucknow has become a major hurdle for the Uttar Pradesh Metro with over 500 disruptions recorded in three years due to the banned strings, the transporter said in Lucknow.

UP Cops Stop Inter-Faith Wedding, Week After New Anti-Conversion Law

UP Cops Stop Inter-Faith Wedding, Week After New Anti-Conversion Law

Written by Alok Pandey | Friday December 04, 2020, Lucknow

A week after a new ordinance by the Uttar Pradesh government to stop unlawful conversion became law, the police in state capital Lucknow stopped a wedding ceremony between a Hindu woman and a Muslim man, citing the ordinance.

Lucknow To Jaipur, Street Art Uncovers Those Brushed Aside In Pandemic

Lucknow To Jaipur, Street Art Uncovers Those Brushed Aside In Pandemic

Written by Harsha Kumari Singh | Thursday December 03, 2020, Jaipur

On a street corner in Jaipur, a mural celebrates queer love; In Delhi's posh Jor Bagh area, a mural showcases waste-pickers; These are some of the visuals from Fearless, an artists' collective that has been painting murals in three cities across the country - Lucknow, Delhi and Jaipur.

COVID-19 Test Mandatory For People Coming To Lucknow From Other States For Diwali: Official

COVID-19 Test Mandatory For People Coming To Lucknow From Other States For Diwali: Official

Press Trust of India | Friday November 13, 2020, Lucknow

People coming to Lucknow from other states, especially Delhi and its adjoining areas, for Diwali will have to compulsorily undergo COVID-19 test at bus stands, railway stations and the airport, an official said today.

AAP's Sanjay Singh Questions "Delay" In CBI Probe Into Hathras Gang Rape Case

AAP's Sanjay Singh Questions "Delay" In CBI Probe Into Hathras Gang Rape Case

Press Trust of India | Sunday October 11, 2020, Lucknow

Aam Aadmi Party MP Sanjay Singh on Saturday questioned the delay in CBI inquiry in the alleged gang rape and death of a young woman in Hathras in Uttar Pradesh and asked why pieces of evidence were being overlooked.

Hathras Gang-Rape Victim's Last Rites Performed With Family's Consent: UP Police

Hathras Gang-Rape Victim's Last Rites Performed With Family's Consent: UP Police

ANI | Wednesday September 30, 2020, Lucknow

The last rites of Hathras gangrape victim were performed with the consent of her family and strict action will be taken against those found guilty in the case, a senior UP official said on Wednesday.

Security Heightened In Vicinity Of Lucknow Court Ahead Of Babri Case Verdict

Security Heightened In Vicinity Of Lucknow Court Ahead Of Babri Case Verdict

Press Trust of India | Wednesday September 30, 2020, Lucknow

Ahead of the pronouncement of verdict in the Babri mosque demolition case by a special court in Lucknow, a multi-layered security apparatus was put in place in the vicinity of the Old High Court building.

UP Government Allows Trial Of COVID-19 Vaccine "Covaxin" In Lucknow, Gorakhpur

UP Government Allows Trial Of COVID-19 Vaccine "Covaxin" In Lucknow, Gorakhpur

Press Trust of India | Thursday September 24, 2020, Lucknow

The Uttar Pradesh Government on Wednesday allowed the phase-3 trial of anti-COVID-19 vaccine "Covaxin" in Lucknow and Gorakhpur.

Uttar Pradesh To Set Up Special Force For Security At Civil Courts

Uttar Pradesh To Set Up Special Force For Security At Civil Courts

Press Trust of India | Sunday September 13, 2020, Lucknow

The Uttar Pradesh government on Sunday said a special force will be constituted on the basis of an order of the Allahabad High Court, which had expressed its displeasure over the security at civil courts last December.

Lucknow Metro Restarts Tomorrow, Ultraviolet Technology To Sanitise Tokens

Lucknow Metro Restarts Tomorrow, Ultraviolet Technology To Sanitise Tokens

Press Trust of India | Sunday September 06, 2020, Lucknow

With Lucknow Metro set to resume operations from Monday, it will become the first metro service in India to use ultraviolet (UV) technology for token sanitisation for passenger safety, the organisation said in a statement.

Video Shows Woman Torture Puppy In Moving Car In UP, Case Filed

Video Shows Woman Torture Puppy In Moving Car In UP, Case Filed

Reported by Alok Pandey, Edited by Debanish Achom | Thursday August 27, 2020, Lucknow

A police case has been filed against a couple after a video was shared widely on social media that showed a puppy being tortured in a moving car in Uttar Pradesh's capital Lucknow. The couple in a video statement denied it was them in the video, alleging some people made a fake video to frame them. They said they will go to the cybercrime police to find the source of the video.

Yogi Adityanath Orders Expeditious Actions Against Corrupt Government Staff: Official

Yogi Adityanath Orders Expeditious Actions Against Corrupt Government Staff: Official

Press Trust of India | Thursday August 27, 2020, Lucknow

Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath has directed officials to expedite action being taken against government employees involved in corruption.