Lucknow

‘Sometimes I had to miss classes if it got too cold because I had no sweater’

Having failed to get a supplier for sweaters for school students, the Uttar Pradesh government recently decentralised the process, making School Management Committees responsible for the procurement and distribution of sweaters. Having gone through much o

Lucknow

Harassed, 16-year-old girl commits suicide in Uttar Pradesh

The body of the minor girl was sent for postmortem, Ganguli said, adding "A case has been registered against the accused under the POCSO Act and various sections of the IPC."

Lucknow

Lucknow: Class VII girl accused to attacking schoolkid released from juvenile home on interim bail

Due to ongoing protests over the alleged attack, which took place on Tuesday, the school has been shut since Friday.

Lucknow

Lucknow: Dacoits open fire at two women, flee with money, jewellery

Two arrests were made today after Amlawati's husband, Deenanath, a private security guard, named three neighbours and five unidentified persons in the FIR.

Lucknow

Lakhimpur Kheri: Gangster with Rs 1 lakh bounty killed in encounter

"At around 7.30 am, we saw two persons coming on a motorcycle. When we tried to stop them, they opened fire on the police team. In retaliation, police also fired in which Singh got injured. He was rushed to a hospital, where doctors declared him dead," sa

Lucknow

UP cabinet clears proposal to amend Acts under which civic bodies can ‘only regulate’ abattoirs

Cabinet Minister Sidharth Nath Singh said that since the House is not in session, the government will come out with an ordinance for these amendments.

Lucknow

Soon after taking oath: Nawabganj civic board head, wanted in robbery case, arrested

The BSP leader, who has also been booked in a separate case of attempt to murder, had obtained a stay order of her arrest in the case from Allahabad High Court.

Lucknow

‘Missing’ mother found dead, three held in Sitapur

Police officers said that Naveen Gupta had killed the woman as she was allegedly pressurising him to settle down with her. Her daughters were subsequently murdered to avoid any trace of the crime, they said.

Lucknow

Daughters thrown off train: Man held at Lucknow station, says was drunk, wanted to kill them

“During interrogation, he confessed to have pushed his four daughters off the train under influence of alcohol... he wanted to kill them when the train was passing through Sitapur," informed the SP.

Lucknow

Sitapur: Bodies of two sisters found in bags near canal, mother goes missing 

“After finding the bodies in the canal yesterday, we had circulated the photos of the deceased on WhatsApp. On Monday, the maternal uncle of the girls identified the photos,” Sitapur Superintendent of Police (SP) Anand Kulkarni said.

Lucknow

Probe ordered after video of UP cops thrashing youth goes viral

ASP (Hamirpur) Lal Sahab Yadav, who is officiating SP of the district, said, "An inquiry has been ordered and Circle Officer (CO) Abhishek Yadav has been handed over the probe."

Lucknow

Yogi govt barred me from participating in Magh Mela, alleges head priest of Dwarka Math

Priest locked in court battle over Jyotir Math calls it ‘act of injustice’.

Lucknow

Girl who went missing from Ghaziabad last month found strangled in Meerut

The girl’s family hails from Mathura and had been living at a local temple in Modi Nagar for around 14 years. The priest’s second child, the Class X student had been reprimanded a day before she went missing, said the police as well as her n

Lucknow

Potato dumping near UP Assembly: Two held, two SP leaders among six booked, say Cops

SP leader Shivendra Singh purchased the potatoes from a cold storage unit while Jai Kumar Tiwari, also from the SP, helped load the produce into the truck before it was dumped, said police.

Lucknow

After reports of AMU scholar joining militancy: Yogi Adityanath asks varsities, colleges to improve academic environment

The letter comes a week after Aligarh Police sent a letter to AMU alerting about criminal elements taking shelter in its hostels and amid reports of an AMU research scholar allegedly joining a militant outfit.

Lucknow

Eight-year-old boy ‘falls sick’ in school, dies soon after

The victim's uncle, Naseeb Rana, said: “Katib was to be promoted out of turn to Class I as his principal said he was a bright boy.. On Wednesday, his mother had gone to the school to pay Rs 1,500 for the admission.”

Lucknow

Eleven dead in Barabanki: Three died after consuming liquor, others of natural causes, says government

An FIR was lodged at Dewa police station against Madan Lal, who owns a licensed liquor shop, as as well as against on Ram Naresh on charges of culpable homicide not amounting to murder and sale of noxious food or drink.

Lucknow

Uttar Pradesh: Dalit BJP worker found hanging, neighbour held; land dispute suspected

The spokesperson of the Lucknow SSP said the incident occurred around 7.30 am when Yadav and his associates allegedly attacked Rawat, who was on way to school on his bicycle, with sticks.

Lucknow

Will think about taking action against opposition MLAs, says UP assembly Speaker Hriday Narayan Dixit

Apart from throwing paper balls towards the Governor in March last year, Opposition MLAs had also blown whistles and displayed banners to interrupt his address.

Lucknow

Watch video: Now saffron colour decorates Lucknow police station

The police station was built in 1939 and had the traditional colours of a police station - yellow and red. But this time round some pillars and certain parts of the building have acquired a bright saffron hue against a light cream background.

Lucknow

As religious sect members clash, infant falls off mother’s lap, dies

The situation was brought under control after the police used force to disperse the crowd. “Both groups were summoned to the police station...they promised that they will maintain peace,” the CO said.

Lucknow

Inmate of women protection home dies: Murder case lodged

The report stated that her death was caused by asphyxia due to smothering. Injury marks were found on her body, including private parts, it said.

Lucknow

Couple found dead, police say they ‘jumped off building after slashing their wrists’

The deceased have been identified as Ojas Tiwari (22) and Kajal Pandey (20).

Lucknow

Girl dies after ‘rape’, accused found dead next morning in Uttar Pradesh’s Gonda

While medical examination confirmed the girl was sexually assaulted, the postmortem report did not confirm the cause of death.

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