Six persons were killed and five others injured in a collision between two UP state roadways buses on the outskirts of the state capital on Wednesday morning, prompting the state government to order a probe into the accident.
The Uttar Pradesh state assembly passed within minutes several important bills without discussion amid protest and sloganeering by the Opposition parties.
An Uttar Pradesh Police inspector who tested negative for the COVID-19 virus twice in eight days died at a Lucknow hospital on Wednesday, a few days after he was admitted and a third test revealed him to be coronavirus-positive
Samajwadi Party (SP) President Akhilesh Yadav on Thursday claimed that the objective of the new education policy announced by the centre is to implement the "agenda of RSS".
Shopping malls in Uttar Pradesh will be allowed to apply for licenses to sell international and premium brands of alcohol from July 27, the state government said in a statement. Imported liquor will be available at malls from August 25, it said.
Islamic seminary Darul Uloom Deoband has written to Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath, requesting him to allow sacrifice of animals and people to offer namaz in Idgahs on Eid-al-Adha.
The Enforcement Directorate (ED) on Monday attached assets worth over Rs 103 crore in connection with its money laundering probe into the Noida ''bikebot'' ponzi scheme case, officials said.
Uttar Pradesh capital Lucknow is seeing a surge in COVID-19 cases with many parts of the sprawling city declared "large containment zones" for a week, starting this morning. The situation in neighbouring Kanpur, around 80km north of Lucknow, is also very worrying as it has the state's highest death count for a single district.
At home for months as their school has been shut because of the coronavirus pandemic, two Lucknow brothers have created classroom experience at their homes with help from their parents.
Sarla Devi, the mother of gangster Vikas Dubey, who is the main accused in the murder of eight policemen in an ambush in Kanpur, said that she found out about her son's arrest through TV reports.
The Lucknow district administration will auction the movable properties of two men accused of vandalism during the anti-Citizenship Amendment Act (CAA) protests in December 2019, an official said on Thursday.
Six members of a family in Uttar Pradesh's Kannauj town, 123 km from state capital Lucknow, were rushed to a hospital after they cooked and consumed dry marijuana leaves that were allegedly passed on as fenugreek (methi) by a local vegetable vendor.
There were protests at a police station in Lucknow last night after Uttar Pradesh Police arrested the UP Congress minority cell chairperson Shahnawaz Alam for his alleged role in the violence that took place in the state capital in December 2019 during protests against the Citizenship Amendment Act (CAA). At least one person had died and many more were injured on December 19 as protests over the CAA turned violent in Lucknow.
Swarms of locusts have invaded several districts of Uttar Pradesh, including Deoria, in the past 48 hours, attacking trees and crops, officials said Saturday, adding authorities are taking steps to either chase them away or kill them.
Lucknow's famous ''Tunday Kababi'' restaurant reopened after three months, however, sales have dipped to 60 per cent as compared to that before COVID-19 lockdown.