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.
According to the complainant, the Samajwadi Party chief threatened him with dire consequences if he does not mend his ways.
Over 100 turtles were killed in a pond at Baklai, Oonch village in Unnao district when the waterweed was burnt to make it fit for pisciculture.
Prof Bharat Bhaskar was named as the new interim director of the Indian Institute of Management, Lucknow (IIML) on Wednesday for a period of three months or till the appointment of a regular director.
The Barabanki incident wherein a woman was allegedly set to fire by cops at a police station has brought focus to illegal detention, a practice that is said to be widely prevalent in UP and other states.
On day one of school after the summer vacation, the norms of Right to Education Act, which mandate free and compulsory education to children, were thrown to the wind with students holding brooms instead of books.
A 40-year-old woman died on Tuesday of injuries sustained when she was allegedly set on fire by two policemen after they attempted to rape her in a police station of Barabanki district.
Congress and Samajwadi Party corporators put democracy to shame when they came to blows with each other during the Lucknow Municipal Corporation (LMC) House meeting called on Monday to elect four members to the LDA board.
A woman in the Uttar Pradesh capital found hundreds of dead worms in a pack of the Complan energy drink, prompting authorities to order a test just days after food giant Nestle withdrew its popular Maggi noodles across the country following food safety concerns.
The Archaeological Survey of India (ASI) on Thursday raised a question mark on the authenticity of the ongoing preservation work being carried out by Hussainabad Allied Trust (HAT) at Chhota Imambada and demanded an immediate halt.
In a bid to check human trafficking from neighbouring Nepal, the Uttar Pradesh government has decided to install CCTV cameras on crossing points in bordering districts and maintain round-the-clock vigil.
Uttar Pradesh is staring at a drought worse than last year’s, officials said on Thursday, raising worries of a severe impact on the kharif crop crucial to feeding millions of people in the country’s most populous state.
An Air India Airbus carrying 169 passengers to Bhubaneshwar from Delhi landed under emergency conditions at the airport here today after a crack developed in its windshield.
A stretch of the Agra-Lucknow expressway in Uttar Pradesh is set to become a road runway for combat jets of the Indian Air Force (IAF), a first for military aviation in the country.
The awards, which celebrated women achievers from all across the state – from the urban Lucknow to the remotest, rural parts – sought to bridge the notorious rural-urban divide. By the time the programme ended, the emotionally surcharged atmosphere had given way to smiles and cheer for all the women achievers of 2015.