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‘Attack on police outpost’: Police lodge FIR against Kannauj BJP MP, his nine aides & 42 others

In the incident, three sub-inspectors and four others were injured. They are undergoing treatment at the district hospital.

MP Pathak has denied all charges. (HT Photo)
Updated on Jun 03, 2023 10:08 PM IST

Nepathya Rang Sammaan: Stalwarts feted for their ‘behind-the-stage’ contribution to Lucknow theatre

The organisers of the event, which is usually held in Delhi, decided to shift the location to Lucknow this year. The decision was taken as both the awardees belong to Lucknow and have spent the majority of their theatre careers here.

Raj Bisaria presenting Shashank Bahuguna with the Nepathya Rang Sammaan award at Bharatendu Natya Akademi. (HT Photo)
Updated on Jun 03, 2023 09:35 PM IST

UPPCL to train its outsourced employees

UPPCL chairman said that a 660 MW unit of the 2x660 MW Obra thermal plant would start generation by June 30 this year.

For representation only (HT Photo)
Updated on Jun 03, 2023 08:49 PM IST

Panjab Varsity regains crown as Guru Nanak Dev fell short despite a sweep in Fencing

As many as 131 of the 203 universities who finally participated, medalled at the Games, where at least 11 new Games records were created over 12 competition days.

Yash Ghangas of Chaudhary Bansi Lal University who won the Gold in the +100 Kg Judo. (HT Photo)
Updated on Jun 03, 2023 07:11 PM IST

Today, girls have become stronger than ever before: Judo gold medallist Antim Yadav

Recognising that the crime rate against women is rising by the day, she said that the knowledge of a martial art form would greatly benefit women in the long run.

At present, Yadav is training at the Sports Authority of India Judo Centre in Bhopal. (HT Photo)
Updated on Jun 03, 2023 06:44 PM IST

Mystery over Bahraich couple’s death deepens further

The finding has further puzzled the police. It’s perplexing that the couple, aged 24 and 22, who don’t have any past medical history of heart problem, suffered heart attack at the same time.

Post-mortem report suggests both of them suffered heart attack at the same time on their first night after marriage. (Representational photo)
Updated on Jun 03, 2023 06:00 PM IST

Brij Bhushan’s Ayodhya rally put off after district administration denies permission

Singh, however, said he postponed the “Jan Chetna Maharally” at Ayodhya’s Ram Katha Park for “a few days” due to the ongoing police probe into the wrestlers’ allegations against him

HT Image
Updated on Jun 03, 2023 12:58 AM IST

Remaining two idols of Ram Lalla to be installed in temple complex

Out of three idols of Ram Lalla being carved in Ayodhya, only the best will be installed at the sanctum-sanctorum of the temple. However, two remaining idols of Ram Lalla will not be sent outside the temple. They will be respectfully installed at a suitable location within the temple complex

Construction work of the entire ground floor of the temple, including its sanctum-sanctorum, will be completed by the end of this year. Thereafter, construction of the first floor will start. (Pic for representation)
Updated on Jun 02, 2023 12:42 AM IST

‘Govt’s achievements strengthened people’s faith in Narendra Modi’

Addressing a press conference, BJP leader Manoj Tiwari said the achievements during 9 years of Modi government at the centre had strengthened the faith of the people in Narendra Modi, despite the opposition tirade.

JP leder Manoj Tiwari and union minister Kaushal Kishor at the press conference. (HT)
Updated on Jun 02, 2023 12:29 AM IST

Voice of hope that soothes and calms at Lucknow’s Balrampur Hospital

At Lucknow’s Balrampur Hospital, an ethereal voice alleviates the pain not only of patients but even soothes the harried staff of the hospital

Dr GP Gupta with Shashi Mukherjee ‘Meenu’ (Sourced)
Updated on Jun 01, 2023 11:04 PM IST
By, Lucknow

KGMU docs perform two liver transplants in two days; donors & recipients discharged

This is the 24th successful liver transplant at KGMU. With a success rate of more than 90%, KGMU is at par with the success rate of the most advanced centres in the world.

The surgeries were done on May 15 and 16. (HT Photo)
Updated on Jun 01, 2023 10:00 PM IST

2 divisional commissioners among 8 IAS officers transferred in U.P.

As part of the exercise, Prashant Trivedi has been removed from the post of Commissioner and additional chief secretary (finance) after his name popped up in the AYUSH scam.

U.P. effects a bureaucratic rejig. (HT Photo)
Updated on Jun 01, 2023 09:34 PM IST

Govt-run design school set to expand in Lucknow; empowering local artisans with business training

The school was set up under the Department of MSME (micro, small and medium enterprises) and Export Promotion, and has been aiding in the promotion of local arts and crafts under the ODOP (One District One Product) and VSSY (Vishwakarma Shram Samman Yojana) schemes.

Institute chairperson Kshipra Shukla with Dilshad Hussain, brass metalware carver and Padma Shri awardee. (HT Photo)
Updated on Jun 01, 2023 07:56 PM IST
BySreya Deb

Anti-sabotage check teams to bolster security at Ram Janmabhoomi, two other places in UP

Kashi Vishwanath temple in Varanasi and Vrindavan temple in Mathura to also get anti-sabotage check teams; six others to be deployed at GRP divisions in Lucknow, Prayagraj, Gorakhpur, Moradabad, Agra and Jhansi

At present, the UP Security HQ has 61 AS check teams and 31 BDDS teams. All the BDDS teams are equipped with air-conditioned buses for their movement. (Pic for representation)
Updated on Jun 01, 2023 06:33 PM IST

Retired Army man beaten to death in UP’s Prayagraj

Retired army personnel beaten to death in Abubakarpur area after an argument over vehicle collision; police investigating the incident.

The deceased was identified as Dharmendra Singh of Madhuban Vihar colony in Prayagraj. (For Representation)
Updated on Jun 01, 2023 06:25 PM IST
By, Prayagraj

U.P. CS for intensive review of campaign for PM-Kisan beneficiaries

Holding a video conference here, Uttar Pradesh chief secretary Durga Shankar Mishra told DMs to ensure 100% disposal of applications received at the camps that were being held in all the village panchayats for the purpose and take strict action against the lax staff.

Reviewing the SVANITVA scheme, Mishra asked DMs to complete verification by August. (Pic for representation)
Updated on Jun 01, 2023 12:59 AM IST

U.P. to set up plastic processing park in YEIDA

Units for processing, manufacturing and other related technology of plastic products will be set up in the plastic park, which will meet the plastic needs of not only Uttar Pradesh, but also the country and the world.

More than 20 investors have proposed to invest in the park. (Pic for representation)
Updated on Jun 01, 2023 12:47 AM IST

Will hang myself if charges against me proved: Brij Bhushan

WFI chief also took a jibe at wrestlers for announcing to immerse their medals in Ganga as a mark of their protest against him

Wrestling Federation of India (WFI) chief and BJP MP Brij Bhushan Sharan Singh addresses a public meeting, in Barabanki on Wednesday. (ANI Photo)
Updated on May 31, 2023 10:39 PM IST

In a first, UP govt to roll out manufactured sand policy

Stakeholders, representing different sectors involved in the use and supply of sand, providetheir suggestions and recommendations on the draft

M-Sand is a form of artificial sand, which is manufactured by crushing large hard stones, mainly rocks or granite, into fine particles, which are then washed and finely graded. (Pic for representation)
Updated on Jun 01, 2023 12:00 AM IST

Yogi Adityanath orders survey of slums, pilot project to be initiated in Lucknow

Action should be taken to confiscate the property of masterminds who set up illegal settlements on government land, says chief minister Yogi Adityanath

Uttar Pradesh chief minister Yogi Adityanath says the people eligible for government housing will be identified in this survey in coordination with the urban development department, the development authority, the district administration and the police department. (FILE PHOTO)
Updated on May 31, 2023 10:20 PM IST
By, Lucknow

LDA to soon start registration of plots in proposed Education City

The Education City will also have 73.95 acres of land reserved for educational institutions. Besides, 159.85 acres will be reserved for a green belt.

At the meeting, LDA V-C Indramani Tripathi presented the layout plan prepared for the development of the Mohan Road scheme. (Representational photo)
Updated on May 31, 2023 10:11 PM IST

Pvt nursing colleges come under scanner over ‘illegal’ admissions

Now, private colleges running nursing courses have been asked to furnish details of each candidate who has been given admission for the 2022-23 session.

The colleges need to upload the list of candidates. (HT Photo)
Updated on May 31, 2023 10:06 PM IST

Cyber thug posing as RBI official held from Noida

A cash amount of ₹47,000, two mobile phones, and data sheets, among others have also been found in his possession. The accused has been booked under various sections of the IPC,” said police in its press note.

During the police interrogation, the man revealed that he used to work at a private call centre. (HT Photo)
Updated on May 31, 2023 10:00 PM IST

SP breaks silence over wrestlers’ stir, bats for women’s safety

The party seems to have softened its stance since Sunday, when several wrestlers were detained by Delhi Police when they tried to march towards the new Parliament building in Delhi demanding WFI chief’s arrest

SP has started supporting protesting wrestlers without talking about the WFI chief. (File Photo)
Updated on May 31, 2023 09:53 PM IST

Four of a family killed after being hit and dragged by SUV in Lucknow

Scooty struck by SUV ; the accused, a property dealer, consumed alcohol after office hours and was driving back home in an inebriated state when the incident happened. He was arrested later with the help of CCTV footage

The SUV allegedly hit the scooty, after which the couple and their two children got stuck under the car. (Pic for representation)
Updated on May 31, 2023 08:38 PM IST

Make arrangements for any possible situation of excessive rainfall: Yogi

CM Yogi also said that efforts should be made to ensure accurate forecast of lightning incidents with the help of the agencies of Union government.

There should be no delay in relief works in flood/excessive rain-affected areas, said the CM. (HT Photo)
Updated on May 31, 2023 07:56 PM IST

28 girl cadets from Lucknow selected for central camps

28 girl cadets from the NCC Girls' Battalion Lucknow have been selected for central camps after participating in a 10-day annual training camp, which included military field skills training, sports contests, guest lectures, and cultural activities. The camp aimed to enhance woman empowerment through military training and all-round development of the cadets.

Annual 10-day training camp for 20 UP NCC Girls’ Battalion concluded on Wednesday. (HT Photo)
Updated on May 31, 2023 06:02 PM IST
By, Lucknow

Despite SC plea, U.P. Police gets an ‘acting’ DGP for the 3rd time

The state government went with appointing an acting DGP even as a lawyer filed a contempt plea in the Supreme Court against the Uttar Pradesh government for appointing “acting” DGPs in violation of the apex court orders.

Vijaya Kumar is likely to remain on the post till his superannuation in eight months. (Representational photo)
Updated on May 31, 2023 05:40 PM IST

4 including, 2 minor killed after being hit, dragged by SUV in Lucknow

The SUV allegedly hit the scooty after which the couple and their two children got stuck under the car.

The incident happened near the Gulchain temple in Aliganj, Lucknow. (Representative image)
Published on May 31, 2023 12:55 PM IST

LDA seals illegal construction of Atiq Ahmed’s aide

The banquet hall came up on a 300 sq m plot at Ratan Khand in Sharda Nagar, it was on builder-land owner agreement basis, say officials

Mohammed Muslim built the hall in association with Madhuri Pandey, owner of the plot. It was on builder-land owner agreement basis, said Devansh Trivedi, zonal officer, zone-2, of LDA. (File photo of LDA)
Updated on May 31, 2023 12:55 AM IST
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