The economic logic of bank nationalisation

India, April 11 -- Before the government concludes its discussions with the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) on privatising public sector banks (PSBs), it may want to study the history of Indira Gandhi's b... Read More

Watch your mouth, Bollywood

India, April 11 -- On-screen, dowry is problematic, newborns now include girls, beauty continues to be associated with a fair complexion, and the doctors are overwhelmingly upper-caste and Hindu. The... Read More

To weather the pandemic, tips from a porn playbook

India, April 11 -- As India steps into the red zone again - with an average of nearly 100,000 new Covid-19 cases a day - the second wave has struck Bollywood hard. Aamir Khan, Alia Bhatt, Akshay Kumar... Read More

12 killed, 45 hurt as truck falls into gorge in Etawah

Lucknow/Etawah, April 11 -- Twelve people were killed and 45 injured when a truck on which they were travelling fell into a 30-ft-deep gorge in Etawah on Saturday evening, police said. They all were ... Read More

Activate 2,000 Covid ICU beds in Lucknow: CM

LUCKNOW, April 11 -- Chief minister Yogi Adityanath on Saturday directed the district administration to make available at least 2,000 Intensive Care Unit (ICU) beds, increase beds in L2 category hospi... Read More

Allahabad HC CJ tests +ve

PRAYAGRAJ, April 11 -- Chief justice, Allahabad high court, Justice Govind Mathur has tested positive for Covid-19, confirmed district health officials here late on Saturday evening. District Covid no... Read More

Endless ambulance wait, elusive hosp care give patients the creeps

LUCKNOW, April 11 -- Having spent 40 years as a medical professional, with timely diagnosis and early treatment her topmost priority, Dr Rimjhim Srivastava (name changed) had never imagined one day sh... Read More

Migrants home-bound, train packed with workers reaches Gkp

LUCKNOW, April 11 -- At a time when UP was emphasising on strict implementation of Covid-19 protocols, the Aishbagh railway station witnessed a picture of contrast as a Gorakhpur-bound special train p... Read More

Finally, Covid patient living on pavement in Lko admitted to hosp

LUCKNOW, April 11 -- A 32-year-old car washer was left abandoned on the pavement outside a petrol pump in the Hazratganj area for nearly three days after he developed Covid-19 symptoms. He was tested ... Read More

Lko logs 4,059 fresh cases

LUCKNOW, April 11 -- The Covid caseload in Lucknow crossed the one lakh mark on Saturday as the highest single day spike of 4059 new cases was reported, including at least 70 medical staff in differen... Read More