Two senior basic edu officials get HC notice for contempt

LUCKNOW, Feb. 7 -- The Lucknow bench of the Allahabad high court on Tuesday issued a contempt notice to principal secretary, basic education, MKS Sundaram and secretary, basic education, Uparna U in a... Read More

Man blown to pieces in warehouse blast

LUCKNOW, Feb. 7 -- A 34-year-old labourer was on Tuesday afternoon blown to pieces in an explosion at a scrap warehouse located in Lakdi Mohal locality under the Cantonment police station area. The de... Read More

Malihabad murders: 2 booked for harbouring prime accused

Lucknow, Feb. 7 -- Two days after the arrest of the prime accused in Malihabad triple murder case, Lucknow police have booked two others Shobhit Shukla and Deepak Kumar, for harbouring them. . Police... Read More

Koshala Lit Fest set to unveil Awadh history

Lucknow, Feb. 7 -- The second edition of the Koshala Literature Festival (KLF) this year, to be held at the La Martiniere grounds, promises a long line of historical and literary discussions along wit... Read More

A cappella group sings its way into hearts

LUCKNOW, Feb. 7 -- The five-day Sanatkada Lucknow Festival came to a rip-roaring end, with the country's first a cappella group, Voctronica, rendering an energetic and rousing performance on the Safed... Read More

High court will continue to hear AIMC plea for stay today

PRAYAGRAJ, Feb. 7 -- The Allahabad high court will on Wednesday continue to hear a petition moved by the management committee of the Gyanvapi mosque challenging the Varanasi district court's January 3... Read More

Gyanvapi complex: AIMC objects to plea seeking ASI survey of remaining cellars

VARANASI, Feb. 7 -- The Varanasi district court on Tuesday heard a plea seeking an ASI survey of all other closed cellars in the Gyanvapi mosque complex by using ground penetrating radar (GPR) and oth... Read More

King Charles' cancer was 'detected early'

India, Feb. 7 -- King Charles III's cancer was caught early and the whole country is hoping for a speedy recovery, British Prime Minister Rishi Sunak said Tuesday, as the monarch's son Prince Harry fl... Read More

taj mahal 'urs' ceremony held amid opposition by Hindu group

Agra, Feb. 7 -- The portals of the Taj Mahal basement, housing the graves of Mughal emperor Shah Jahan and his consort Mumtaz Mahal, were opened on Tuesday afternoon on the occasion of the 369th Urs o... Read More

11 killed, several trapped in blaze at firecracker factory in MP

Bhopal/Harda, Feb. 7 -- At least 11 people were killed and 174 injured after a string of blasts tore through an illegal firecracker factory in Harda in Madhya Pradesh, even as National Disaster Respon... Read More