Mehrotra has suffered from cerebral palsy with mild spasticity and tremors since birth. He has dedicated his life to bring joy and happiness to those who experience similar neuromuscular disabilities by opening a school for physically and mentally challenged children.
The Supreme Court has banned it and the government has strictly prohibited it on campus. Yet, ragging is regular in educational institutions of Uttar Pradesh. Rajeev Mullick reports.
The one-member judicial probe committee of Justice Vishnu Sahai would be ready to begin the inquiry by Thursday. But the time required for the probe is not definite. Rajeev Mullick reports.
Students of several universities in the state, including Lucknow, can soon hope to learn their classroom lessons on the lines of the prestigious Cambridge University of England.
It is no animation but a real life story of a teenage girl, Sindhuja Rajamaran, who sits in the chair of a chief executive officer at the age of 17 and holds the Guinness World Record for becoming the youngest CEO in India. Rajeev Mullick reports.
Seeking to capitalise on the recent surge in demand for its products as it battles to regain the number 1 position over BMW and Audi in India, Mercedes Benz has rolled out its high-end off-roader, the GL Class, from its Pune plant.
The department of English at Avadh Girls’ Degree College has virtually transformed itself into an ‘e-pathshala’, where alongside textbooks, students are exposed to a wide range of e-content to grasp all that is being taught in class.
Following the HT report on puddles of thick black oil littering the beach at Gorai, the zonal deputy commissioner of police (DCP) on Monday began an inquiry to find the source of the pollutant, amid speculation of a possible oil spill off the coast.
Two days after they were made aware of the power of the right to information (RTI) Act, students of St Francis College in Lucknow have filed over 1000 applications seeking information on utilisation of public welfare fund in last 4-5 years.
The Maoists spend nearly Rs. 140 crore annually to fight their bloody wars across eight states, the first government-commissioned study on Maoist finances has estimated.
Despite the RBI’s decision to not cut interest rates as widely expected, the stock market gained today, driven largely by gains in index heavyweights and the automobile major Mahindra & Mahindra. Rajeev Mullick
The intricate motifs of chikankari were never so fine in the eyes of the women who created them until they were appreciated by Runa Banerjee.
An associate professor of Lucknow University had to sell off his property to foot medical bills, as the relevant rules don’t empower the varsity to sanction reimbursements.
State govt hasn’t appointed the new V-C despite selection panel’s recommendation. Why?
In 1.5 lakh schools across UP, 22 million children are no longer easy hostages to corruption or shortages in their mid day meal, because of a phone-based solution. Rajeev Mullick
Firoz Khan, 26, a primary school teacher from Bulandshahr, UP is on cloud nine these days. Reason — He is the first teacher from UP to have been nominated to represent India at the ‘Microsoft World Wide Innovative Teachers Conference 2012’ in Czech Republic.
Australia’s capital Canberra and Lucknow’s Tagore library have one thing in common -- architectural design, Rajeev Mullick writes.
The country’s first MBA woman sarpanch, Chhavi Rajawat, wishes for no drop-outs and 100% literacy in villages.
If some 287 million Indians get an opportunity to turn a little literate, they could well contribute Rs. 3 lakh crore annually to the country’s growth.
Taj Mahal may soon become a dream come true destination for the physically challenged as the state government has proposed a provision for barrier-free access to them at the 17th century wonder.