Amit Shah rally violated prohibitory orders, poet Munnawar argues
Rana's reasoning comes a day after his daughters Sumaiya and Fauzia were named, along with several others, in FIRs registered after protesters defied prohibitory orders under section 144 of the CrPC to take part in a rally at Lucknow's Clock Tower against the Citizenship Amendment Act.
Internet services to remain suspended in Lucknow till Dec 25
The services were snapped in several cities of Uttar Pradesh in the view of viol...
"Indian cities to add 100 new malls by 2022-end," says Anarock MD & CEO
According to MD & CEO of Anarock Retail, Anuj Kejriwal, top seven cit...
Lucknow: Shia Muslims protest against US on Iranian General Qasem Soleimani's killing
A group of Shia Muslims in Lucknow staged protest against the United States’ drone attack on Iranian General Qasem Soleimani. Protesters rai...
Trinamool team stopped in Lucknow; UP BJP blames SP, Congress and BSP
A four-member delegation of the Trinamool Congress was detained at the Lucknow airport on Sunday afternoon. They had arrived here to meet the families of those impacted by the December 19 protests.
The cost of protests at campuses
Educationists and marketing pundits concur that expressing dissent on campuses by students through protests is normal, and acceptable. However, some caution when protests stretch too long and send the functioning of an institute into a tailspin, it can potentially impact the reputation of the institute.
CM Yogi plans Ganga yatra to mark 3 yrs in office
Nearing the completion of three years in office in March, Uttar Pradesh chief minister Yogi Adityanath will flag-off a Ganga Yatra - a campaign undertaken by the state government that will cover 1,025 km via 26 districts through which the river flows.
CBI conducts searches at multiple locations in Lucknow
The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) team, which is carrying out searches at eight locations, has also visited the residence of a high court judge.
Scooty owner challaned Rs 6,300 after Priyanka Gandhi rides it without helmet in Lucknow: Traffic police
Congress leader Dheeraj Gurjar drove the two-wheeler and Priyanka Gandhi covered almost two kilometres in 30 minutes from Polytechnic Crossing to Munshipulia Crossing Saturday evening, the party sources said.
Protests spread to BHU, Islamic seminary in Lucknow; 21 held in Aligarh
Internet services in Aligarh, Saharanpur and Meerut stand suspended, a day after protests broke out in certain parts of the state, including at AMU, against the citizenship law. Officials said at least 60 students were injured in the clashes. In agitation against the recently passed Citizenship (Amendment) Act, 21 people have been arrested at AMU.
Cong worker breaches security cordon to reach dais where Priyanka was seated in Lucknow
135th Foundation Day programmes of the Congress were underway at Congress party headquarters in Lucknow with Congress general secretary Priyanka Gandhi Vadra being seated on the dais. A party member from Kanpur named Gurmeet Singh reached the stage by breaking her security cordon. Priyanka spoke to Singh, who gave a memorabilia to her.
Police station torched in Lucknow; Media vans destroyed; One dead
A pitched battle between the crowd and the police took place, with many more protesters emerging from the narrow alleys to join the mob on the street. A PAC van was targeted, along with police motorcycles, and the Madeh Ganj police outpost was torched.
Freezing cold, no sweaters and FIR and guilty firm
Now an FIR has been registered against a Kanpur-based firm and its operator in connection with negligence in distribution of free sweaters to students of state government-run primary and junior high schools.
Ahead of Defence Expo, Yogi Govt releases Rs 435 Cr to start constructing Bundelkhand E-Way
The govt released the first tranche of Rs 435 crore on January 9 for the construction of the expressway, which it plans to complete in two years. PM Modi may lay the foundation stone of this project in Chitrakoot later this month, said people aware of the matter. Four companies have been awarded contracts for constructing different parts of the corridor.
People thriving on country's resources fomenting terrorism & Naxalism: Yogi Adityanath
"The same people who thrive on the resources of the country are trying to throw India in the cauldron of terrorism, Naxalism and extremism.This is confirmed by their statements," the chief minister said.
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