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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 it is also the second largest urban agglomeration in Uttar Pradesh. Lucknow is 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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Lucknow building collapse: SP leader's wife, mother die as 2 remain feared trapped; rescue work underway

Following a nightlong search and rescue effort, 87-yearl-old Begum Haider, was pulled from the rubble on Wednesday morning but later died in hospital.
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Bareilly-Moradabad in just 46 minutes via train, top speed 125 kmph, big update for Lucknow-Delhi travelers

Bareilly-Moradabad transit: During the trial run, the train was also stopped at three places.
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Uttar Pradesh: 3 dead, many feared trapped after multi-storey building collapses in Lucknow's Hazratganj

A multi-storey residential building in Lucknow collapsed, killing three people with many others feared trapped in the rubble.
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Uttar Pradesh: Lucknow Airport to stop commercial night flights from THIS date,Ā here'sĀ why

Lucknow airport received environmental clearance from Ministry of Environment, Forest and Climate Change to increase its annual passenger capacity.
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UP: New four-lane flyover planned in Lucknow; details

Lucknow news: The survey will be sent to the Central government.
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Lucknow: Viral video shows couple hugging on moving scooter in Hazratganj's street; police investigation on

The police opened an investigation after it surfaced on social media and became popular.
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Uttar Pradesh: Schools to remain shut till class 8 in Meerut, timings changed in Lucknow amid severe cold

Uttar Pradesh: In Gorakhpur as well, schools to remain closed till January 17.
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UP news: Section 144 imposed in Noida till Jan 31, Lucknow till Feb 10; check restrictions here

The government of Uttar Pradesh has implemented Section 144 in the city of Lucknow till January 10, 2023.
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Uttar Pradesh: Section 144 imposed in Lucknow till February 10, know why

Under the order, no protest would be held outside the Uttar Pradesh Assembly.
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Bulldozers can be a sign of peace, says UP CM Yogi in Mumbai

Yogi, who is on a two-day visit to Mumbai to attract domestic investors ahead of the UP governmentā€™s Global Investor Summit 2023 scheduled in Lucknow from February 10 to 12, said, when asked about..
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Allahabad HC directs local polls sans OBC quota, quashes UP draft order

The Lucknow bench of Allahabad high court directed the UP government and state election commission on Tuesday to hold the urban local body (ULB) elections by January 31 without reservation for backward..
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BF.7 fears in India: China-returnee UP man tests Covid positive in Agra; sent to home quarantine

According to Chief Medical Officer Arun Srivastava, his samples would be sent to Lucknow for genome sequencing.
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Uttar Pradesh: School timings in Noida, Ghaziabad, Lucknow and other cities changed due to cold wave

School timing in UP: The decision has been taken in view of cold waves and dense fog in parts of the state.
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Lucknow: Pack of dogs throw woman down, attack her toes, thigh, waist; neighbours saved her from agonising death

Lucknow: Rihanna Asif, 40, a resident of Shristi apartment, was on an evening walk with her father-in-law who sat down to take a rest.
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Lucknow bride death update: Shivangi had low blood pressure before heart attack, went to doctor but...

Lucknow wedding death: Her would-be husband was waiting for her on the stage when the incident took place.
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Lucknow bride dies during Jaimala ceremony, wedding turns into funeral

The incident took place in Bhadwana village of Malihabad on the outskirts of Lucknow on Saturday.
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Lucknow shocker: Newborn's decomposed body discovered under trash;Ā probeĀ launched

This is the sixth time this year that a newborn has been discovered abandoned in a city, and the third time in the past two weeks.
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Lucknow: 7-year-old kidnapped, raped close to wedding locationĀ inĀ UP

One of them was taken into custody, but the other was able to get away.
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Uttar Pradesh: Man forces woman to inscribe his name on herĀ privateĀ areas, arrested

The accused has been identified as 25-year-old nursing student from a private institute from Lucknow.
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In a first, Lucknow civic body installs toilets for transgenders

A transgender toilet has been installed with separate toilets for men, women as well as for the differently-abled.
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Sufiyan, Lucknow man accused of throwing 19-year-old girl from 4th floor, shot by police after an encounter

The woman's family said Sufiyan had pushed her for objecting to his behaviour.
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Lucknow: Daughter of senior Army officer abducted in car; 2 attackers tear her clothes, molest her

Lucknow, UP: The victim said a youth had been stalking her since morning.
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Lucknow girl dies after falling off fourth floor, family blames alleged lover Sufiyan for 'murder'

The girl, a beautician by profession, fell off after an argument with her alleged lover Sufiyan (19), the police claimed.
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50 companies to hire 5000 people: Uttar Pradesh government to launch special job fair today

The employment fair will start from today from Shia PG College of Khadra, which is a minority-dominated area of Lucknow in Uttar Pradesh.
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Lucknow, UP: Labourers find 129 silver coins in house in Yahiaganj, police intervened and...

Lucknow: The district magistrate will be informed about the recovery.
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Lucknow, UP: Bank employee dies by suicide as brother decides to marry against her wishes

Lucknow news: In her alleged suicide note, she wrote, "Bye-Bye family, ab karlo shadi'.
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Check new petrol, diesel rates in Delhi, Mumbai, Kolkata, Lucknow, Gurgaon,Ā Bengaluru

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Platform ticket price hiked at 14 railway stations, including Varanasi and Lucknow;Ā details

From today to November 6 at 14 railway stations, including Varanasi and Lucknow, a new platformĀ fee of Rs 50 will be in effect.
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The Patnaik government announced that all government offices, schools, other education bodies, banks and financial institutions will remain closed.
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Uttar Pradesh rains: Lucknow schools, educational institutions closed today

The Lucknow administration has declared that all schools and colleges will remain shut on Tuesday in view of the incessant rains in the Uttar Pradesh capital.
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Lucknow's Jagriti Yadav becomes British High Commissioner for a day, shares her experience

Jagriti Yadav from UP served as the British High Commissioner for a day on September 21.
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9 killed in rain-related incidents in UP; schools in several districts to remain closed on Monday

Heavy rains lashed several parts of Uttar Pradesh on Sunday, claiming at least nine lives and throwing common life out of gear. Authorities of a dozen districts, including Lucknow, Aligarh, Meerut,..
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Durga Puja 2022: Massive 136 ft pandal in Lucknow to set world record in Guinness Book

Pandal is a replication of Chandrodaya temple, which is currently under construction and expected to be among the world's highest religious structures
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Uttar Pradesh: 9 killed as tractor overturns and falls into pond in Lucknow

Uttar Pradesh: About 10 injured people were rushed to a nearby hospital. Eforts are on to identify the deceased.
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Lucknow rain forecast: UP capital administration issues warning to masses

Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath has announced a compensation of Rs 4 lakh to the families of the victims.
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Lucknow rains: Nine people dead due to wall collapse

The deaths were reported in the Lucknow capital due to heavy rain.
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Uttar Pradesh news: Schools to remain closed in Lucknow today following torrential rains

Several districts in Uttar Pradesh, including Jhansi, Orai, Lucknow, Kanpur, and Bahraich have witnessed torrential rainfall in the past 24 hours.
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Uttar Pradesh news: Weather department predicts heavy rainfall in state, schools to remain closed in Lucknow today

Several districts in Uttar Pradesh, including Jhansi, Orai, Lucknow, Kanpur, and Bahraich have witnessed torrential rainfall in the past 24 hours.
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Lucknow rains: Schools shut due to rain water logg

Due to the heavy rain and water logging, schools affiliated with all Boards, up to class 12, would be closed on Friday.
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Lucknow man arrested for damaging Shani Dev idol

The accused has been identified as 25-year-old Taufeeq Ahmed.
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UP: Municipal corporation to prepare CNG from domestic waste in Lucknow

Municipal corporation to make CNG out of home waste in Lucknow.
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The two groups had an old dispute and the ruckus had nothing to do with the Tiranga rally. Police are using video footage to identify miscreants.
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Shrikant Tyagi's wife once caught him with another woman in Lucknow apartment

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Lakhimpur Kheri violence: Allahabad HC rejects Ashish Mishra's bail plea

The Lucknow bench of the Allahabad high court on Tuesday rejected the bail plea of Ashish Mishra alias Monu, son of Union minister Ajay Mishra 'Teni', in the Lakhimpur Kheri violence case which had..
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Uttar Pradesh: Lucknow jeweller receives extortion letter with live bullet

Letter recipient Vijay Jaiswal is identified as the sender, with an address of Lucknow Jail provided.
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Babri Masjid demolition case: Allahabad HC to hear plea against BJP patriarch LK Advani's acquittal today

The Lucknow bench of the Allahabad high court will hear on Monday a petition challenging the 2020 acquittal of BJP patriarch LK Advani and a galaxy of other senior functionaries of the party and RSS in..
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