'Elders intervened to prevent escalation of tension'

Aligarh, Feb. 25 -- Clashes between police and violent anti-Citizenship Amendment Act (anti-CAA) protesters in Aligarh also led to a situation which threatened to harm the city's communal harmony but ... Read More

Big push to solar power infrastructure

Lucknow, Feb. 19 -- In a clear push to alternate source of energy, the state government announced to spend almost the entire budget allocated for science and technology in harnessing solar energy A t... Read More

IIT-Kanpur experts use origami to make lightweight resilient materials

Lucknow, Feb. 13 -- Spacecraft will be able to accommodate more satellites in near future, thanks to origami - the traditional Japanese art of folding paper. A team of IIT-Kanpur researchers is using... Read More

The virtual world is equally dangerous for women, kids

LUCKNOW, Feb. 11 -- The virtual world is equally dangerous for women and children - they form the largest chunk of victims of online crime, ranging from harassment, cyber-bullying to stalking even as ... Read More

Fitting finale features live demo of military might

LUCKNOW, Feb. 10 -- The five-day Defence Expo 2020 came to an end in Lucknow on Sunday after different arms of the Indian Army presented a synchronised drill and fighter jets of the Indian Air Force f... Read More

Lucknow University to audit and reduce its carbon footprint

Lucknow, Jan. 20 -- To contribute in environmental and sustainability efforts, the Lucknow University (LU), which is observing its centenary year, has decided to reduce its carbon footprint. As one of... Read More

Braving the bitter cold and a dark night to make their voices heard

Lucknow, Jan. 19 -- As a thick blanket of fog enveloped the city on Friday night and people hurried home, a group of burqa-clad women, some with their children, stepped out into the cold and gathered ... Read More

'My days in jail have made me a stronger person'

LUCKNOW, Jan. 8 -- Social activist Sadaf Jafar said on Tuesday life in prison had made her stronger and that she would not sit at home if there was another protest in the city 'tomorrow'. Sadaf was r... Read More

No respite from traffic snarls at Ganj as control room continues to be defunct

Lucknow, Dec. 31 -- Even as we enter a new decade, the state capital continues to grapple with the problem of traffic snarls in various parts, including the heart of the city -- Hazratganj. The dedica... Read More

UP police shift focus on PFI, may seek its ban

Lucknow, Dec. 29 -- Even as the Popular Front of India's (PFI) name cropped up in the alleged conspiracy to spark violence during the anti-CAA protest in UP, the the state police may suggest banning t... Read More