Energy min inspects Jawaharpur thermal power plant in Etah

LUCKNOW, Dec. 8 -- Energy Minister AK Sharma inspected the Jawaharpur thermal power plant in Etah on Thursday. The plant is designed to generate 1320 MW of power from two units, each with a capacity o... Read More

NBRI annual flower show to depict Mission Amrit Sarovar

LUCKNOW, Dec. 8 -- The two-day annual 'Chrysanthemum & Coleus Show' of city-based CSIR-National Botanical Research Institute (NBRI) beginning on Saturday (December 9) will depict Centre's Mission Amri... Read More

BJP MLA hits out at Cong leaderover poverty & inflation claims

LUCKNOW, Dec. 8 -- Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) MLA from Sarojini Nagar Rajeshwar Singh has refuted senior Congress leader P Chidambaram's recent claims on the issues of unemployment and inflation und... Read More

Man arrested after exchange of gunfire leaves med intern hurt

AGRA, Dec. 8 -- An exchange of gunfire between two groups left a medical student injured near the Library Canteen of Aligarh Muslim University (AMU). The victim, identified as Anika Roshan Khayal, su... Read More

Four of a family found hanging, probe on

VARANASI, Dec. 8 -- Four of a family committed suicide, allegedly by hanging themselves in a room on the third floor of a building in Devnathpura locality under Dashashwamedh police station here, poli... Read More

New team formed for arrest and seizure of ex-min's properties

GORAKHPUR, Dec. 8 -- The superintendent of police (SP) Basti has constituted a new five-member team under the supervision of circle officer, Basti Sadar, for the arrest of former minister Amarmani Tri... Read More

Gangster-politician AnupamDubey gets life imprisonment

Kanpur, Dec. 8 -- Additional district judge (8) Ram Avtar Prasad on Thursday sentenced gangster-turned-politician Anupam Dubey to life imprisonment for the murder of Ram Nivas Yadav, an inspector in t... Read More

Over 100 CCTV cams aid police catch intrastate bag snatchers' gang

LUCKNOW, Dec. 8 -- Over 100 CCTV cameras assisted in revealing a two-member gang of bag snatchers functioning in Lucknow's and various districts who would first undertake reconnaissance of banks befor... Read More

JUH chief pitches for separate girls' schools

LUCKNOW, Dec. 8 -- Jamiat Ulama-i-Hind (JUH) president Maulana Arshad Madani on Thursday appealed for setting up separate schools for girls. He further said Jamiat Ulama-i-Hind was working in this dir... Read More

UPSRTC to train staff in fire safety

LUCKNOW, Dec. 8 -- Nearly 4,000 drivers, conductors and technical employees of the UP State Roadways Transport Corporation (UPSRTC) will undergo training in fire safety risks so that they are better e... Read More