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Metropolis and state capital in Uttar Pradesh, India

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Lucknow: Metropolis and state capital in Uttar Pradesh, India
Lucknow is the capital and the largest city of the Indian state of Uttar Pradesh, and is also the administrative headquarters of the eponymous district and division. Having a population of 2.8 million as per 2011 census, it is the eleventh most populous city and the twelfth-most populous urban agglomeration of India. Lucknow has always been a multicultural city that flourished as a North Indian cultural and artistic hub, and the seat of power of Nawabs in the 18th and 19th centuries. It continues to be an important centre of governance, administration, education, commerce, aerospace, finance, pharmaceuticals, technology, design, culture, tourism, music and poetry.

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Lieutenant General Manoj Pande is appointed as India's new Army Chief | Oneindia News

Army Vice Chief Lieutenant General Manoj Pande was appointed as the next chief of the Indian Army; A minor road accident led to a communal clash in Gujarat's Vadodara city; UP made it compulsory for..

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UP government makes mask mandatory in Lucknow & 6 NCR districts |Oneindia News [Video]

UP government makes mask mandatory in Lucknow & 6 NCR districts |Oneindia News

With the rise in the cases of Covid-19, the Uttar Pradesh government has made it compulsory for people to wear a mask in the public in state capital Lucknow and six NCR districts. #Mask..

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10-year-old girl runs over 200 km to meet UP CM Yogi Adityanath in Lucknow | OneIndia News [Video]

10-year-old girl runs over 200 km to meet UP CM Yogi Adityanath in Lucknow | OneIndia News

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Yogi Adityanath addresses first cabinet meeting in Lucknow today | Oneindia News [Video]

Yogi Adityanath addresses first cabinet meeting in Lucknow today | Oneindia News

Yogi Adityanath today addressed the first cabinet meeting after taking the oath as the CM of Uttar Pradesh for a second time. #YogiAdityanath #Lucknow #UttarPradesh

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In the past, several BJP leaders have demanded a change in the name of Lucknow to Lakhanpuri or Laxmanpuri.
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Kheri case: HC denies bail to 4; Ajay Teni son's hearing on May 25

The Lucknow bench of Allahabad high court on Monday rejected bail pleas of four accused - Lavkush, Ankit Das, Sumit Jaiswal and Shishupal - in connection with Lakhimpur Kheri violence involving Union..
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Kheri case: Teni’s son Ashish Mishra surrenders after SC order, sent back to jail

Union minister of state for home Ajay Mishra Teni’s son, Ashish Mishra, surrendered in a local court on Sunday following a Supreme Court (SC) order last week, which cancelled the bail granted to him..
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National Centre for Disease Control branch to be set up in Lucknow

The NCDC had set a condition that it would open a regional centre if it got free land.
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Covid 4th wave scare: Mask mandatory in Noida, Lucknow and Ghaziabad

Uttar Pradesh recorded 135 fresh coronavirus cases, including 65 in Gautam Buddh Nagar and 10 in Lucknow, on April 17.
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Masks mandatory in Lucknow and 6 NCR districts as Covid cases surge

Uttar Pradesh recorded 135 fresh coronavirus cases, including 65 in Gautam Buddh Nagar and 10 in Lucknow, in the last 24 hours.
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Senior commanders of the three services will attend the meeting being held at the headquarters of the Army's central command in Lucknow.
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Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath on Monday took oath as the Member of Legislative Assembly in Lucknow.
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Uttar Pradesh:Beneficiaries of various govt schemes likely to be invited for swearing-in ceremony of Yogi government 2.0

Arrangements for the Yogi government's swearing-in ceremony are being made at Ekana Stadium in Lucknow.
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Verdict Day: All eyes on UP after key contest in 5 states

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Four out of nine districts in UP’s Avadh, Terai and Bundelkhand regions on Wednesday reported a higher voter turnout than in 2017, including a decade high of 61% in Lucknow, but the overall figure of..
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UP Assembly Polls 2022: Home Minister Amit Shah to release BJP's manifesto today in Lucknow

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UP assembly polls 2022: Priyanka Gandhi Vadra releases 'women's manifesto' in Lucknow

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PM Narendra Modi to launch Purvanchal Expressway on November 16

Prime Minister Narendra Modi is likely to inaugurate the 341km-long Purvanchal Expressway, between Lucknow and Ghazipur, on November 16. This is one of the several projects in the state lined up to be..
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Lucknow, Samajwadi Party chief Akhilesh Yadav on Sunday spoke of Mahatma Gandhi, Sardar Vallabhai Patel, Jawaharlal Nehru and Muhammad Ali Jinnah in the same breath as leaders who fought for India's..
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Ahead of UP polls, 6 rebel BSP MLAs, BJP lawmaker join SP

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The SIT took Union minister Ajay Mishra’s son Ashish, Ankit and two members of the convoy — Shekhar Bharti and Lateef — to Kheri on Thursday to recreate the crime scene, with forensic experts..
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