In an unusual move, the Allahabad High Court will hear at 3 pm today - a court holiday - the case relating to hoardings put up by the Uttar Pradesh government, naming those who were accused of violence during protests against the controversial citizenship law. The hoardings also had the addresses and photos of the accused, and were put up at prominent intersections in Lucknow.
The Uttar Pradesh government has put up hoardings in prominent intersections in state capital Lucknow, with names , addresses and photos of some of those accused of violence during protests against the citizenship law in Lucknow in December last year. The people named on the hoardings have been asked to pay up compensation for damage to public property in Lucknow during the violence, in which one person died . The hoardings say if the accused fail to pay up soon, their property will be attached.
A special CBI court in Lucknow has sentenced then Uttar Pradesh police constable Ateeq Ahmed to life imprisonment for rape and murder of a teenage girl inside Nighasan police station in Lakhimpur Kheri district in 2011, officials said Friday.
A man accused of scamming hundreds of people into making huge investments in real estate sector through a slew of firms set up by him and duping them of over Rs 200 crore was arrested by the Special Task Force of Uttar Pradesh police on Monday, officials said.
Lucknow University is all set to become the first varsity in the country to launch a certificate and diploma course on "garbha sanskar" from the new academic session.
The Enforcement Directorate today conducted searches at around a dozen locations in Delhi and Uttar Pradesh in connection with its money laundering probe against a Noida-based firm alleged to be involved in a ponzi scam, officials said.
A security official of Defence Minister Rajnath Singh was arrested in Lucknow on Friday after he confessed to murdering his daughter recently, the police said.
A young man arrested this morning in murder of an engineering student in Lucknow on Thursday is son of a former BSP MLA, government sources have said. The murder of Prashant Singh, 23, on Thursday was caught on security cameras in an apartment complex.
An engineering student was stabbed to death during the day on Thursdayat Lucknow's posh Gomti Nagar residential area. The student, identified as 23-year-old Prashant Singh, had reportedly gone to meet an acquaintance in an apartment complex in the area when a group of 10 to 12 men, who had been waiting for him, stabbed him in the chest.
At least two lawyers were injured when a crude bomb exploded at a court in Lucknow this afternoon. The bomb - thrown at the chamber of lawyers - is believed to have targeted a senior member of Lucknow Bar Association.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi will inaugurate India's five-day biennial mega defence exhibition- DefExpo- on Wednesday in Lucknow.
A civil engineer has been arrested by the Lucknow police on Monday night for threatening to shoot protesters at the Clock Tower, the site of protest against Citizenship (Amendment) Act or CAA that began last month.
A first information report was registered on Monday against former Uttarakhand and Uttar Pradesh Governor Aziz Qureshi in connection with a candle march organised against the amended Citizenship Amendment Act and National Register of Citizens (NRC) on February 2 in Lucknow.
The police on Monday detained two 'friends' -- a male and a female -- of a 21-year-old woman whose charred body was found in a jungle near Gangaganj in Rae Bareli.