Lucknow

  • IIM-Lucknow
    Aug 04, 2015 16:32 IST

    IIM-L students learn ‘art of negotiation’ for a cause

    Final year students of Indian Institute of Management-Lucknow (IIM-L) are not only learning the mantras of management, but also painting their thoughts on the canvas. This is a new pedagogy to hone their ‘negotiation skills’ before they assume the role of managers after completing their course.

  • International Day of Yoga
    Aug 03, 2015 12:04 IST

    Healthy trend: Yoga courses a hit in Lucknow varsity

    There has been a phenomenal increase in number of applications for MA and Post Graduate diploma courses in yoga at Lucknow University (LU) this year.

  • Premchand
    Jul 31, 2015 16:21 IST

    Premchand Vatika at Lucknow University lies in a shambles

    July 31 marks the 135th birth anniversary of Hindi modernist author, Munshi Premchand. But sadly his bust next to the Hindi department in Lucknow University is a picture of neglect.Installed in a lawn christened as ‘Premchand Vatika’, it has been overshadowed by weeds and undergrowth.

  • Mayawati and Kanshi Ram
    Jul 30, 2015 15:09 IST

    This bard wants Kanshi Ram loyalists to spread wings

    To stir up Dalit emotions, Anant Rao Akela started writing poems that were recited at the public meetings addressed by Kanshi Ram and other senior BSP leaders. When BSP formed full majority government 2007-12, the purging of Kanshi Ram loyalists was complete.

  • A student undergoing treatment at the Cantonment hospital
    Jul 30, 2015 14:24 IST

    Lucknow: Over 50 students fall ill after consuming milk

    Not all 12,000 pouches caused the trouble but for a specific school which is a matter of investigation. Pasteurized milk usually remains safe and consumable till 10 hours, if it is maintained at room temperature.

  • Yakub Memon
    Jul 28, 2015 20:54 IST

    Historian Irfan Habib joins chorus to stay Memon’s execution

    The growing clamour against the execution of 1993 Mumbai blast convict Yakub Memon found support from eminent historian professor Irfan Habib.

  • Dr Abdul Kalam at HT Lucknow office
    Jul 28, 2015 09:07 IST

    When India’s missile man walked into HT office in Lucknow

    When Dr Kalam walked into HT Lucknow office, it was his first visit to any media house outside Delhi. Here are excerpts from his interaction with the Hindustan Times and Hindi Hindustan staff.

  • Urmila Yadav
    Jul 25, 2015 17:33 IST

    SBI accounting error makes this Kanpur woman super rich for a day

    A few days ago, Urmila Yadav became one of the richest women to walk the earth when an amount of Rs 95,71,16,98,647 was credited to her State Bank of India (SBI) account, thanks to a strange procedure followed by the bank to get in touch with its customers.

  • AIPMT
    Jul 25, 2015 11:08 IST

    AIPMT retest begins in Jaipur amid tight security

    Applicants were seen queueing up for frisking and admit card verification in the morning hours as All India Pre Medical Test (AIPMT) re examination commenced amidst tight security in 66 nodal centers across Jaipur on Saturday. A total of 49,195 aspirants will take the pre medical re test in Jaipur.

  • A doctor attends
    Jul 22, 2015 13:13 IST

    FIR filed against govt doctor accused of 'medical negligence'

    The state suspended a government doctor of Ram Manohar Lohia Hospital, and set up an inquiry against him on Tuesday, after an FIR accusing him of death of a patient due to negligence was registered at the Vibhuti Khand police station.

  • Yadav Singh
    Jul 16, 2015 21:01 IST

    Noida chief engineer's graft case: Allahabad HC orders CBI probe

    The Allahabad High Court on Thursday ordered a CBI probe into alleged corruption by former Noida chief engineer Yadav Singh on a PIL accusing him of amassing huge property disproportionate to his known sources of income.

  • Amitabh Thakur
    Jul 16, 2015 14:51 IST

    Few takers for Thakur’s defiance, may have taken things “too far”

    Even as suspended IPS officer Amitabh Thakur remains defiant and is convinced that his acts didn’t amount to violation of service conduct rules, the political class and some others feel that he may have taken things a bit “too far.”

  • Mulayam Singh Yadav, Amar Singh, Samajwadi Party
    Jul 15, 2015 11:52 IST

    Amar-Mulayam bonhomie at CM’s iftar fuels talk of return

    Samajwadi Party (SP) president Mulayam Singh Yadav, who could not attend the iftar party of Congress president Sonia Gandhi in Delhi on Monday reached the one hosted by chief minister Akhilesh Yadav on Tuesday along with expelled SP leader Amar Singh.

  • Amitabh Thakur
    Jul 12, 2015 19:47 IST

    I will move HC for CBI probe into the FIRs: Amitabh Thakur

    Senior IPS officer Amitabh Thakur on Sunday said he would file a petition in the Allahabad High Court for a CBI probe into the alleged threat to him by Samajwadi Party chief Mulayam Singh Yadav. He said he would also urge the court to direct the premier agency to probe into the FIR lodged by a woman alleging he raped her.

  • Mulayam Singh Yadav
    Jul 11, 2015 23:41 IST

    IPS officer files police complaint against Mulayam

    According to the complainant, the Samajwadi Party chief threatened him with dire consequences if he does not mend his ways.