Everything you need to know about Lucknow Gpo: news, reviews, in-depth analysis, opinion and more
Everything you need to know about Lucknow Gpo: news, reviews, in-depth analysis, opinion and more
Lucknow, Dec 12 (IANS) Uttar Pradesh's Akhilesh Yadav government came in embarrassment Thursday when the Lucknow bench of the Allahabad High Court rapped it on its move to withdraw cases against terror accused.
Mumbai, Dec 12 (IANS) Actress Anushka Sharma, who completed five years in Bollywood Thursday, has thanked her fans for their continued love and support.
Mumbai, Dec 7 (IANS) Actor Aditya Roy Kapur, who is working under filmmaker Habib Faisal's direction in "Daawat-e-Ishq", says he is one of the finest in the industry. He also has praises for his co-star Parineeti Chopra.
Lucknow, Dec. 6, (ANI): YSR Congress chief Jagan Mohan Reddy on Friday met Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav to seek support for his campaign for amending Article 3 of the Constitution.
Mumbai, Dec 2 (IANS) Director Abhishek Chaubey, who has teamed up with producer Vishal Bhardwaj for "Dedh Ishqiya" post the success of 2010 movie "Ishqiya", says creative differences never marred their working relationship. In fact, they only share creative opinions.
Lucknow, Nov 29 (IANS) Sulabh International Friday announced a Rs.2 lakh cash prize and Rs.10,000 every month dole to an Uttar Pradesh widow who donated her land for constructing a public toilet complex in a Bahraich village.
Salon (Amethi), Nov.26 (ANI): Congress vice president Rahul Gandhi on Tuesday said the new railway line is an attempt to connect Amethi with the rest of the country, and added that the UPA Government has always attended to the needs of the people by introducing various welfare schemes.
Agra, Nov 24 (IANS) The Samajwadi Party's dream project Agra-Lucknow Expressway, fashioned to rival BSP supremo Mayawati's Yamuna Expressway, is finding no support from financiers, venture-capitalists and other private investors.
Lucknow, Nov 22 (IANS) The ruling Samajwadi Party (SP) Friday went overboard to celebrate the 75th birthday of party chief Mulayam Singh Yadav.
Lucknow, Nov 21 (IANS) Congressmen from all over the state, protesting that the National Food Security Act was not implemented in Uttar Pradesh, were cane charged Thursday evening as they tried to lay seige to the state assembly building in the state capital.
Lucknow, Nov 21 (IANS) The National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) will hold a two-day open hearing in Varanasi Nov 26-27 on atrocities against Scheduled Castes (SC) and Scheduled Tribes (ST) in and around the city, an official said Thursday.
Lucknow, Nov 20 (IANS) The CPI-M Wednesday accused the BJP and the Rashtriya Swayamsewak Sangh (RSS) of creating communal tension in the run-up to the 2014 Lok Sabha polls.
Lucknow, Nov 20 (IANS) The Lucknow bench of the Allahabad High Court Wednesday sought response from the union home ministry and the Election Commission on foreign contributions made to political parties.
Lucknow, Nov 20 (IANS) A glorious chapter in Lucknow's history will come to an end Wednesday as the journey of the 'toy train' that chugged in the city zoo for the last four decades, will come to a halt, said the zoo officials.
Lucknow, Nov 20 (IANS) A 20-member delegation of venture capitalists and foreign institutional investors will visit Uttar Pradesh Thursday, an official said here Wednesday.
Lucknow, Nov 19 (IANS) The Lucknow bench of the Allahabad High Court Tuesday directed the union information and broadcasting ministry not to use its Oct 21 order against news channels that said the prime minister should not be compared to any other political leader.
Lucknow, Nov 19 (IANS) A branch of India's first all woman bank -- Bharatiya Mahila Bank -- will open here Tuesday, officials said.
Lucknow, Nov 18 (IANS) The Congress will launch a statewide agitation in Uttar Pradesh Nov 21 against the ruling Samajwadi Party for failing to implement the Food Security Act in the state.
Lucknow, Nov 18 (IANS) The Lucknow bench of Allahabad High Court Monday observed that a petition filed before it seeking a probe into the foreign contributions to the Congress, Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) and other political parties was a "public interest litigation".
Lucknow, Nov 16 (IANS) The Congress Saturday said the Muzaffarnagar riots were "a fixed match" between the Samajwadi Party (SP) and the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP).
Lucknow, Nov 16 (IANS) With the Uttar Pradesh government not coming forward for negotiations with agitating state employees, the state-wide strike supported by 200 employees' unions continued for the fifth day Saturday, officials said.
Lucknow, Nov 13 (IANS) A public interest litigation (PIL) seeking a probe into foreign contributions made to the Congress and Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) was Wednesday filed in the Lucknow bench of the Allahabad High Court (HC).
Lucknow, Nov 13 (IANS) The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) Wednesday said the law and order situation in Uttar Pradesh was so poor that industrialists were turning their backs on the state.
Lucknow, Nov 13 (IANS) There are no takers for the Agra-Lucknow Expressway, a pet project of Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav.
Lucknow, Nov 13 (IANS) With normal government working getting badly hit on the first day of the employees strike Tuesday, the Uttar Pradesh government said Wednesday that it will "act tough" on them, an official said.
Lucknow, Nov.12 (ANI): Uttar Pradesh Government employees staged protests here on Tuesday over a demand for regularisation of their jobs, and granting benefits to daily wage workers.
Lucknow, Nov 11 (IANS) Uttar Pradesh chief minister Akhilesh Yadav was Monday petitioned against the soon-to-be released Bollywood film "Goliyon Ki Raasleela Ram-Leela". In her representation made to Yadav, social activist Urvashi Sharma has urged him to "intervene in the matter related to public exhibition of the film".
Lucknow, Nov 9 (ANI): Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) supremo Mayawati on Saturday ruled out going into alliance with any political party ahead of the 2014 general elections.
Lucknow, Nov 9 (IANS) A minor girl, set on fire by two youths for resisting harassment, succumbed to injuries in Lalitpur district, 407 km from here, police said Saturday.
Lucknow, Nov 9 (IANS) The details of Madrassas' in Uttar Pradesh would be posted online after 118 of them were found to be fake and running only on official records, an official said Saturday.
Lucknow, Nov 9 (IANS) The Delhi Metro Rail Corporation (DMRC) has assured to complete the work on the first phase of the Lucknow Metro Rail project by February 2017, if it was assigned the task, officials said.
Lucknow, Nov 7 (IANS) The National Security Act (NSA) slapped on two Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) legislators, Sangeet Som and Suresh Rana, was Thursday set aside by the state advisory council (SAC), Uttar Pradesh officials said.
Lucknow, Nov 7 (IANS) The Lucknow bench of the Allahabad High Court Thursday directed the Uttar Pradesh government to withdraw unauthorized security provided to 830 people and recover money spent on them within a fortnight.
Lucknow, Nov 7 (IANS) A man killed his father and another man and gave the crime a communal angle to grab the compensation promised by the Uttar Pradesh government to victims of the recent riots, police said Thursday.
Lucknow, Nov 6 (IANS) Uttar Pradesh Wednesday approved the draft master plan 2031 of the Lucknow Industrial Development Authority (LIDA), an official said.
Lucknow, Nov 6 (IANS) The Indian Institute of Management (IIM) Lucknow, a premier business school in the country, Wednesday announced 100 percent summer placements for its 29th batch of 475 students, the largest batch ever, in 5.5 days.
Lucknow, Nov 1 (IANS) The Lucknow bench of the Allahabad High Court said Friday that the electronic media needed a statutory body which people could approach if they had grievances.
Lucknow, Oct 31 (IANS) Eminent satirist and author of humour pieces K.P. Saxena died Thursday at a private hospital in the Uttar Pradesh capital. He was 78.
Lucknow, Oct 30 (IANS) The Uttar Pradesh Pollution Control Board Wednesday announced it would strictly enforce the Supreme Court ban on bursting fire crackers on Diwali after 10 p.m. and would penalise offenders with a fine and imprisonment.
Lucknow, Oct 29 (IANS) Samajwadi Party (SP) chief Mulayam Singh Yadav Tuesday said the Congress and the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) had failed the people of the country and Third Front was the only option for the electorate.
Lucknow, Oct 29 (IANS) The gold hunt in an Uttar Pradesh village sparked off by a Hindu religious leader's "dream" might end soon, sources in the Archaeological Survey of India (ASI) said Tuesday.
Unnao (Uttar Pradesh), Oct 26 (IANS) The search for the fabled 1,000 tonnes of gold buried in a fort here has so far led to only broken bangles and earthen pottery, but politicians are having a field day.
Lucknow, Oct.25 (ANI): Maulana Khalid Rasheed Firangi Mahali, the Naib Imam of Lucknow's Aishbagh Eidgah, on Friday said Muslims by and large are still wary and cautious about supporting Bharatiya Janata Party prime ministerial candidate and Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi.
Lucknow, Oct 23 (IANS) The Uttar Pradesh government has decided to cancel allotment of industrial plots which have not been utilised by establishing industrial units within the stipulated time period, an official said Wednesday.
Nainital/Lucknow, Oct 21 (IANS) At least 16 people were killed when a bus in which they were travelling rolled down a gorge in Nainital, police said Monday.
Lucknow, Oct 19 (IANS) BJP's prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi will never become the country's prime minister, Uttar Pradesh's ruling Samajwadi Party said Saturday.
Lucknow, Oct 19 (IANS) Bollywood's veteran actors Padmini Kolhapure, Zarina Wahab and Rati Agnihotri will be honoured here Saturday for their "active roles" in the film world.
Lucknow, Oct 18 (IANS) The first day of excavations to unearth a purorted 1,000 tonnes of gold at the Daundia Kheda village in Uttar Pradesh's Unnao district ended at sunset Friday, an official said.
Lucknow, Oct 16 (IANS) Uttar Pradesh principal secretary (Home) R.M. Srivastava has been shunted out over a controversial official communique that spoke about building a grand Ram temple at Ayodhya.
Lucknow, Oct 16 (IANS) The Uttar Pradesh government Tuesday removed R.M. Srivastava from the post of Principal Secretary (Home), days after two other officials of the home department were suspended over the controversial Ram temple letter issue.
Lucknow, Oct. 15 (ANI): A truck rammed into a pickup vehicle coming from the opposite direction on Tuesday, killing nine people and injuring another 11 here.
Lucknow, Oct 15 (IANS) Eight people travelling to Lucknow to sell goats for Bakr-i-Eid were among nine killed Tuesday when their van smashed into a truck on the outskirts of this Uttar Pradesh capital, police said.
Lucknow, Oct 14 (IANS) Uttar Pradesh's ruling Samajwadi Party (SP) Monday accused Congress and the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) of joining hands against the state government.
Lucknow, Oct 14 (IANS) A committee to probe the veracity of a sting operation by a news channel, reportedly showing political interference in functioning of police during the Muzaffarnagar riots, would hold its first meeting Oct 17, a state official said Monday.
Lucknow, Oct 14 (IANS) A case was slapped against a social organisation in Varanasi, Uttar Pradesh for running a "hukka bar" in garb of social service and cultural exchange, an official said Monday.
Lucknow, Oct 12 (IANS) Uttar Pradesh Home Secretary Sarvesh Chandra Mishra was transferred and another official suspended over the Ram temple letter issue, the state's Principal Secretary (Home) R.M. Srivastava said Saturday.
Lucknow, Oct 11 (IANS) At least two Indian Army officers and a soldier were injured in a violent clash that occurred during a boxing match here late Thursday and have been admitted to the Command Hospital, an officer said, adding that a probe had been ordered into the fracas.
Lucknow, Oct 10 (IANS) Muzaffarnagar in Uttar Pradesh grew tense again, after two young people were murdered in two different places a day ago, officials said Thursday. The district was rocked by communal violence last month.
New Delhi, Oct 9 (IANS) Australian fast bowler Brett Lee's "Mewsic" and education bus rolled out on the streets here Wednesday to provide education to children in the slums of northwest Delhi.
Lucknow, Oct 9 (IANS) The first phase of Metro rail project in the state capital would commence in December, an official said Wednesday.
Lucknow, Oct 8 (IANS) The Lucknow bench of the Allahabad High Court (HC) Tuesday sought a detailed list of people given "unauthorised" security by the Uttar Pradesh government.
New Delhi, Oct 7 (IANS) The Delhi High Court Monday directed veteran Congress leader N.D. Tiwari to appear Oct 8 before local commissioner for cross-examination in connection with the paternity suit against him.
Lucknow, Oct 7 (IANS) The Uttar Pradesh advisory council Monday summoned senior superintendent of police and district magistrate of Muzaffarnagar for a hearing Wednesday over the slapping of National Security Act (NSA) on two Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) legislators.
Lucknow, Oct 5 (IANS) Three juveniles at a reform centre in Uttar Pradesh's capital Lucknow consumed poison late Friday, officials said.
Lucknow, Oct 4 (IANS) With continued overnight drizzle bringing down temperatures in Lucknow, people in the capital of Uttar Pradesh woke up to a cool Friday morning.
Lucknow, Oct 3 (IANS) The nion Government Thursday informed the Lucknow bench of the Allahabad High Court that sports persons from India will participate in the next Olympics despite the ban on the Indian Olympic Association (IOA) by International Olympic Committee (IOC).
Lucknow, Oct 2 (IANS) Patients and staff at the Vivekanand Hospital in Niralanagar in this Uttar Pradesh capital had a close shave with disaster Wednesday evening as a major fire broke out in the intensive care unit (ICU), police said.
Lucknow, Oct 1 (IANS) In a sudden move, the Samajwadi Party (SP) late Tuesday removed its national general secretary Ram Asrey Kushwaha.
Lucknow, Oct 1 (IANS) Uttar Pradesh's ruling Samajwadi Party Tuesday questioned the timing of Home Minister Sushilkumar Shinde's letter asking states to ensure that innocent Muslims are not chraged with terror.
New Delhi, Sep 29 (IANS) Cardiovascular diseases (CVDs), including heart disease and stroke, cause 17.3 million deaths each year worldwide, and by 2030 it is expected that 23 million people will die from CVDs annually, a report released Sunday said.
Mumbai, Sep 26 (IANS) Sonam Kapoor, who is active on social networking websites, wants her father Anil Kapoor to do the same.
Lucknow, Sep 26 (IANS) Twelve people were injured when the lift at the Nabard office here fell from the fifth floor to the ground after its cable suddenly snapped, police said.
Lucknow, Sep 24 (IANS) A public interest litigation (PIL) was filed before the Allahabad High Court's Lucknow bench Wednesday for a ban on Bollywood film "Ram Leela", releasing Nov 15, if its makers did not change its name.
Lucknow, Sep 24 (IANS) The US will extend support to the Uttar Pradesh government to minimise post-harvest losses in the state's agriculture produce, officials said Tuesday.
Lucknow, Sep 23 (IANS) Three youth have been arrested for molesting an American student who had to jump off a moving auto rickshaw to save herself, police said.
Lucknow/New Delhi, Sept 22 (ANI): Samajwadi Party (SP) on Sunday expressed profound grief over the sad demise of party General Secretary Mohan Singh
Hitting the food trail in Lucknow is a pilgrimage! In this land of indulgent nawabs and haute Awadhi cuisine, a lavish dastarkhwan - Persian for a well-laid-out spread of dishes - awaits worshippers of good food. All return blessed!
Lucknow, Sep 21 (IANS) Terming the Muzaffarnagar riots a "big blot" on Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav's government, union Rural Development Minister Jairam Ramesh Saturday said the violence had dissipated the hope he had evoked after taking over the country's most populous state.
Lucknow, Sep 21 (IANS) Union Rural Development Minister Jairam Ramesh Saturday came down heavily on the Uttar Pradesh government, accusing it of patronising the corrupt under the rural job scheme.
Lucknow, Sep 21 (IANS) The Congress Saturday blamed the Samajwadi Party (SP) and the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) for the recent communal riots in Muzaffarnagar district of Uttar Pradesh. It said the two parties were trying to communalise the upcoming Lok Sabha polls.
Lucknow, Sep 21 (IANS) The Uttar Pradesh government Saturday cracked down on the legislators named in different first information reports (FIRs) filed in cases of communal clashes in Muzaffarnagar district in the state. It has arrested three of them and issued warrants against 16 other political leaders.
Lucknow, Sep 19 (IANS) Six people, including four women, died and four others were seriously injured Thursday when a stock-pile of fire crackers accidentally caught fire and exploded in Unnao, Uttar Pradesh, police said.
Lucknow/Muzaffarnagar/New Delhi, Sept.17 (ANI): Political parties on Thursday blamed one another for the violence in Muzaffarnagar, which claimed at least 38 lives and forced thousands to flee their homes.
Lucknow, Sep 17 (IANS) The 8th Bhojpuri Film Awards would be held in this Uttar Pradesh capital Nov 16, its organisers said Tuesday.
Bringing the grandeur, glamour and the craftsmanship from the land of the Nawabs, ace designer Niki Mahajan showcased her new couture collection at hotel Le Meridien, as she marked her return to the Couture ramp.
New Delhi, Sep 14 (IANS) The government Saturday invited pre-qualification bids from companies which are interested in managing the Jaipur and Ahmedabad airports.
Lucknow, Sep 12 (IANS) Four children and a woman were killed in a house collapse in Uttar Pradesh, police said Thursday.
Lucknow, Sep 12 (IANS) With calm prevailing for the third consecutive day in Uttar Pradesh's violence-hit Muzaffarnagar district Thursday, authorities moved on to identifying the victims, their lost property and began work on rehabilitation.
Lucknow, Sep 12 (IANS) Two Bangladeshi nationals were arrested at the Lucknow airport when they tried to board a flight to Jeddah, Saudi Arabia, on fake Indian passports, officials said Thursday.
Lucknow, Sep 11 (IANS) The Uttar Pradesh government Wednesday ordered a probe into the death of 10 black bucks in the city zoo, officials said.
Lucknow, Sep 11 (IANS) The Uttar Pradesh government Wednesday announced an ex-gratia compensation of Rs.1 million to the next of kin of each to the 38 people killed in the communal riots in Muzaffarnagar.
Lucknow, Sep 11 (IANS) A public interest litigation (PIL) was filed before the Lucknow bench of the Allahabad High Court (HC) in Uttar Pradesh Wednesday, seeking a CBI probe into all riots in the state in the last 18 months.
Lucknow, Sep 10 (IANS) A public interest litigation (PIL) has been filed before the Lucknow bench of the Allahabad High Court (HC) seeking compliance of the directions issued by the International Olympic Committee (IOC) to the suspended Indian Olympic Association (IOA).
Lucknow, Sep 10 (IANS) The Uttar Pradesh government Tuesday appointed Delhi Metro Rail Corporation (DMRC) as its "interim consultant" for launching the Metro Rail project in the state capital, officials said.
Lucknow, Sep 9 (IANS) Prime Minister Manmohan Singh Monday spoke to Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav over Muzaffarnagar riots and assured him all possible help.
Lucknow/New Delhi, Sept 8 (ANI): Thirty people have been arrested so far in connection with the communal clash between two communities in Muzzafarnagar, and the death toll has risen to twelve with 40 others injured.
Lucknow, Sep 7 (IANS) A local television journalist and five other people were killed Saturday in violent clashes in Uttar Pradesh's Muzaffarnagar district, police said.
Lucknow, Sep 3 (IANS) Non-governmental organisation (NGO) Sulabh International has announced a Rs.5 lakh cash prize for Sushma Verma, the youngest graduate in the country.
New Delhi, Sep 3 (IANS) The government Tuesday invited pre-qualification bids for companies which are interested in managing the Chennai and Lucknow airports by issuing request for qualification (RFQs).
Lucknow, Sep 3 (IANS) A spurned lover Tuesday barged into a school at Amethi in Uttar Pradesh and shot at a 15-year-old girl before pulling the trigger on himself, police said.