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After Remark On Privacy, UP Top Court Order On "Shame" Hoardings Today

After Remark On Privacy, UP Top Court Order On "Shame" Hoardings Today

Written by Alok Pandey , Edited by Anindita Sanyal | Sunday March 08, 2020, Lucknow

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.

CAA Violence-Accused "Named and Shamed" On Yogi Adityanath's Orders

CAA Violence-Accused "Named and Shamed" On Yogi Adityanath's Orders

Written by Alok Pandey | Friday March 06, 2020, 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.

UP Cop Sentenced To Life In Jail For Rape, Murder Of Teen In Police Station

UP Cop Sentenced To Life In Jail For Rape, Murder Of Teen In Police Station

Press Trust of India | Saturday February 29, 2020, New Delhi

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.

Man Charged For Raping Minor Sister In Lucknow

Man Charged For Raping Minor Sister In Lucknow

ANI | Thursday February 27, 2020, Lucknow

The Lucknow Police have filed a chargesheet in a case in which a 35-year-old man allegedly raped her minor sister, who later died of her injuries.

UP Police Arrests Man For Duping People Of Over Rs 200 Crore

UP Police Arrests Man For Duping People Of Over Rs 200 Crore

Press Trust of India | Tuesday February 25, 2020, Lucknow

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.

How Women Should Dress During Pregnancy: UP University Starts New Course

How Women Should Dress During Pregnancy: UP University Starts New Course

ANI | Saturday February 22, 2020, Lucknow

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.

Enforcement Directorate Raids Multiple Premises In Noida Bike Bot Ponzi Scam Case

Enforcement Directorate Raids Multiple Premises In Noida Bike Bot Ponzi Scam Case

Press Trust of India | Saturday February 22, 2020, New Delhi

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.

Defence Minister's Security Official Arrested For Killing Daughter: Police

Defence Minister's Security Official Arrested For Killing Daughter: Police

ANI | Saturday February 22, 2020, Lucknow

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.

Man Caught In Lucknow Engineering Student's Murder Ex-MLA's Son: Sources

Man Caught In Lucknow Engineering Student's Murder Ex-MLA's Son: Sources

Reported by Alok Pandey, Edited by Swati Bhasin | Friday February 21, 2020, Lucknow

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.

Engineering Student Stabbed To Death In Lucknow, Murder Caught On Camera

Engineering Student Stabbed To Death In Lucknow, Murder Caught On Camera

Reported by Alok Pandey, Edited by Vaibhav Tiwari | Thursday February 20, 2020, Lucknow

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.

Explosion At Lucknow Court, 2 Lawyers Injured, Crude Bombs Recovered

Explosion At Lucknow Court, 2 Lawyers Injured, Crude Bombs Recovered

Reported by Kamal Khan, Edited by Swati Bhasin | Thursday February 13, 2020, Lucknow

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.

IIT Madras To Showcase Next Generation Technologies At DefExpo 2020

IIT Madras To Showcase Next Generation Technologies At DefExpo 2020

Edited by Shihabudeen Kunju S | Tuesday February 04, 2020, New Delhi

Prime Minister Narendra Modi will inaugurate India's five-day biennial mega defence exhibition- DefExpo- on Wednesday in Lucknow.

Lucknow Man Arrested For Allegedly Threatening To Shoot Anti-CAA Protesters

Lucknow Man Arrested For Allegedly Threatening To Shoot Anti-CAA Protesters

Indo-Asian News Service | Tuesday February 04, 2020, 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.

Case Against Former UP Governor Aziz Qureshi over CAA Protest

Case Against Former UP Governor Aziz Qureshi over CAA Protest

ANI | Tuesday February 04, 2020, Lucknow

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.

Woman's Body Found Burnt In UP's Raebareli; 2 Detained: Police

Woman's Body Found Burnt In UP's Raebareli; 2 Detained: Police

Indo-Asian News Service | Monday February 03, 2020, 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.