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Lucknow: Metropolis and state capital in Uttar Pradesh, India
Lucknow is the capital city of the Indian state of Uttar Pradesh, and is also the administrative headquarters of the eponymous district and division. It is the fourteenth-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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Former BSP MLA’s son arrested for Lucknow murder


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Blast at Lucknow court, several lawyers injured

A bomb exploded in the premises of the Lucknow court on Thursday. Several lawyers are said to be injured.
DNA - Published

Crude bombs hurled at lawyer in Lucknow court, two injured

A bomb exploded in the premises of the Lucknow court on Thursday. Several lawyers are said to be injured.
DNA - Published

Transgenders hold protest march in Lucknow against CAA

People from the transgender community on Sunday took out a march here to express solidarity with the women protesting against the Citizenship Amendment Act (CAA) at the city's iconic Clock Tower in..
IndiaTimes - Published

Mosque site too far from city centre: Muslim litigants of Ayodhya case

The UP government has given the allotment letter to the Sunni Waqf Board for the land in Dhannipur village in Sohawal tehsil in Ayodhya on the Lucknow highway, about 18 km from the district..
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UP govt allots 5 acres for mosque in Ayodhya, 25km from temple site & near Lucknow highway


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Revival of economy crucial: US ambassador

In Lucknow to attend the 11th Defence Expo which is to begin from Wednesday, Juster further expressed concern over an economic slowdown in India, adding that the situation affects all elements of the..
IndiaTimes - Published

PM Modi inaugurates DefExpo in Lucknow

PM Modi on Wednesday inaugurated the DefExpo, India's biennial military exhibition, which seeks to showcase the potential of the country to become a global defence manufacturing hub. Delegates from 70..
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Hindu Mahasabha leader Ranjit Bachchan shot dead by bike-borne assailants in Lucknow

The incident took place at the Globe Park in the Hazratganj area of the capital.
DNA - Published

Kunal Kamra sends legal notice to IndiGo demanding apology, revocation of 6 month ban

Days after IndiGo banned Kunal Kamra for a six-month period for allegedly heckling journalist Arnab Goswami on a flight, the comedian has sent a legal notice to the airline demanding an unconditional..
IndiaTimes - Published

Let them protest, but we won't budge on CAA: Amit Shah

Union home minister Amit Shah on Tuesday sharpened his attack on anti-CAA protesters, saying the government was not scared of agitation, and firmly ruled out the repeal of the Citizenship (Amendment)..
IndiaTimes - Published

Anti-CAA protests: UP Police allegedly confiscates food items, blankets from women protesting at Lucknow's Ghanta Ghar

However, Additional Deputy Commissioner of Police (West Zone) Vikas Tripathi dismissed the allegations, saying that they did not take away any belongings from the protestors but only stopped them from..
DNA - Published

In Bahraich, woman's naked body found

Lucknow/ The naked body of a woman in her 20s, with her face partially burnt, was recovered from thickets in UP's Bahraich district on Saturday.Police said her face might have been disfigured using..
IndiaTimes - Published

Lucknow man convicted of rape-murder of 6-year-old girl sentenced to death

The trial in the case was completed in just 4 months with prosecution securing death penalty for the convict.
DNA - Published

UP govt implements Police Commissioner System in Lucknow, Noida

Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister YOgi Adityanath on Monday announced the implementation of Police Commissioner system in two cities of the state, namely Lucknow and Gautam Budh Nagar.
DNA - Published Also reported by •IndiaTimes

Lucknow, Noida to become first cities in UP to have police commissioner system, cabinet nod on Jan 14

DGP OP Singh said on Friday that the state government was considering the introduction of the police commissioner system in two cities.
DNA - Published

32-year-old lawyer beaten to death by 5 men in Lucknow; one arrested, hunt on for others

The police has arrested one person while the hunt is on for four other accused.
DNA - Published

Lucknow to host Defence Expo 2020, inauguration by PM Modi on Feb 5

The announcement was made at a press conference following a meeting by Yogi and Rajnath with top Defence Ministry and state officials in Lucknow.
DNA - Published

Lucknow lawyers refuse to appear for ‘anti-nationals’


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CRPF denies allegations of Priyanka Gandhi's security breach, says she herself violated protocol

Two days after Congress leader Priyanka Gandhi alleged that a Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) official issued threats to her security personnel in Lucknow's Hazratganj, the force on Monday denied..
DNA - Published

Lucknow: Congress leader who gave ride to Priyanka Gandhi on scooter receives traffic challan of Rs 6,100

Dheeraj Gurjar, an MLA from Rajasthan's Jahazpur, is National Secretary of AICC and Co-Incharge of Uttar Pradesh.
DNA - Published

Priyanka Gandhi extends her Lucknow stay

Priyanka will visit Uttar Pradesh's Rae Bareli on Sunday afternoon where she will meet the family of party leader Sunil Srivastava, who passed away after a prolonged illness on December 27. She will..
IndiaTimes - Published

Stopped by cops, Priyanka Gandhi rides two-wheeler, walks to meet family of former IPS officer arrested for CAA protest

Darapuri was arrested from his Lucknow home on December 21, a day after violence during anti-CAA protests in the city.
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Priyanka Gandhi Vadra to celebrate Congress' 135th foundation day in Lucknow


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CAA protests: Internet suspended in 21 UP districts

The districts where internet has been blocked include: Lucknow, Hapur, Ghaziabad, Bulandshahr, Meerut, Kanpur, Ferozabad, Bareilly, Saharanpur, Bijnor, Rampur, Amroha, Bahraich, Muzaffarnagar, Sambhal,..
IndiaTimes - Published

People who destroyed public property should introspect: PM Modi on CAA protests

Modi was speaking during the foundation-laying ceremony of Atal Bihari Vajpayee Medical University in Lucknow.
DNA - Published

PM Modi unveils statue of Atal Bihari Vajpayee in Lucknow

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday unveiled a statue of former PM Atal Bihari Vajpayee at the Lok Bhawan in Lucknow. He also laid the foundation stone for the Atal Bihari Vajpayee Medical..
IndiaTimes - Published

TMC delegation 'detained' at Lucknow airport: Party MP

A 4-member TMC delegation, which was scheduled to meet the grieving families of those killed in Uttar Pradesh during protests over the citizenship law, was "detained" at Lucknow airport on Sunday,..
IndiaTimes - Published

CAA stir: Journalist, 3 women social activists briefly detained in Lucknow, police denies


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Internet suspended for 45 hrs in major cities of UP; services impacted in few areas of West Bengal

Internet access over mobile phones was suspended in major towns in Uttar Pradesh, including Lucknow, Kanpur, Allahabad, Agra, Aligarh, Ghaziabad, Varanasi, Mathura, Meerut, Moradabad, Muzaffarnagar,..
IndiaTimes - Published

Violence spreads to new areas in Uttar Pradesh

Violence spread to more parts of Uttar Pradesh as anti-citizenship law protesters pelted stones at police in Firozabad, Gorakhpur, Bhadohi, Bahraich and Sambhal when they were stopped from taking out..
IndiaTimes - Published

Day after violent protests, tight security in Lucknow


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2 die in Mangaluru, 1 in Lucknow as anti-CAA stir spreads across India


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Anti-CAA Protests: Internet suspended in Lucknow, several other districts; Sec-144 remains in place across UP

Internet services have been suspended in Bareilly, Ghaziabad, Sambhal and Lucknow.
DNA - Published

'Firing was not done from our side': Amid reports of death in Lucknow, UP DGP says no one killed in police action

Protest in Lucknow had turned violent.
DNA - Published

Citizenship Law Protests: Amid unrest over CAA, MHA to hold review meeting today

Two districts of Uttar Pradesh - Lucknow and Sambhal - reported violence where vehicles were set on fire.
DNA - Published

Anti-citizenship law protests: Violence erupts in UP's Lucknow as people torch vehicles, pelt stones

Violence erupted in the capital city Lucknow following a clash between the protesters and police.
DNA - Published

Opposition fuelling protests against CAA: MoS Reddy

Union minister G Kishan Reddy on Thursday accused opposition parties of fuelling protests against the Citizenship (Amendment) Act by inciting students, women and others in the name of religion. He also..
IndiaTimes - Published

Anti-CAA Protests Live: Vehicles torched, police station vandalised in UP's Lucknow

While Section 144 is in force in entire Uttar Pradesh, large gatherings have been banned in Delhi, Bengaluru, Hyderabad some other cities.
DNA - Published

Citizenship Act protests: Students of Lucknow seminary indulge in stone-pelting

Students of Islamic seminary Nadwatul Ulama here on Monday tried to take out a protest outside the institute's campus against the amended Citizenship Act and indulged in stone pelting.
IndiaTimes - Published

From Lucknow to Hyderabad, protests across campuses against police crackdown in Jamia

The morning after violence broke out in the national capital following protests over the Citizenship Amendment Act, hundreds of students took to the streets demanding a probe into the usage of teargas..
IndiaTimes - Published

Delhi: Unnao rape survivor passes away at Safdarjung Hospital

On Thursday, the rape survivor in Unnao, some 60 kilometres from state capital Lucknow, was set ablaze by those accused who are out on bail.
DNA - Published

Unnao rape survivor who was set ablaze, critical; family recieves death threat

On Thursday, the rape survivor in Unnao, some 60 kilometers from state capital Lucknow, was set ablaze by those accused who are out on bail.
DNA - Published

'She is on ventilator, vitals are fine': Safdarjung Hospital on Unnao rape victim

On Thursday, the rape survivor in Unnao, some 60 kilometers from state capital Lucknow, was set ablaze by those accused who are out on bail.
DNA - Published

Set ablaze by rapists, Unnao gang rape survivor airlifted to Delhi

She has suffered 90% burn injuries and was being treated at a Lucknow hospital.
DNA - Published

UP: Rape survivor in Unnao set ablaze by accused out on bail, five arrested

She has suffered 90% burn injuries and is currently being treated at a Lucknow hospital.
DNA - Published

Muslim parties split on Dhavan, AIMPLB wants him for review

The development brought out the divide among the Muslim groups over the decision to go for review of the judgement of the apex court. JUH’s stand to drop Dhavan as their lawyer and the decision to..
IndiaTimes - Published

Priyanka Gandhi likely to visit Lucknow on December 6


IndiaTimes - Published

Six more airports may be privatised

The recommendation came as the Central government has already privatised airports at Lucknow, Ahmedabad, Jaipur, Mangaluru, Thiruvananthapuram, and Guwahati for operation, management and development..
IndiaTimes - Published

Quake hits Nepal, tremors felt in Delhi, Lucknow


IndiaTimes - Published

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