Participants from 13 universities across the state are taking part in various events, which will see them competing in 27 disciplines like music, dance, folk orchestra, classical and western and instrumental, elocution on the occasion. read more
On Thursday, Union minister Arun Jaitley resumed work at the finance and corporate affairs ministry after a three-month-long break following a successful kidney transplant at the All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS) in New Delhi.
The Nagar Nigam’s decision that is being seen as an attempt to establish Lucknow-Lakshman connect.City historians said it was difficult to establish the connect as there were no evidences or that suggested Teele Wali Masjid was built in place of Lakshman... read more
The book by BJP veteran Lalji Tandon has kicked up a controversy over its claim that Lucknow’s biggest Sunni mosque – the ‘Teele Wali Masjid’ was built by Mughal emperor Aurangzeb over the ‘Laxman Teela’ – a raised platform believed to be christened... read more
‘Ankaha Lucknow’ – a book in which BJP veteran Lalji Tandon goes on to accuse the Muhgals of destroying the historical Lakshman Teela as well as the present day politicians for wiping out the name of Lakshman by naming the place Teele Wali Masjid, has... read more
The government may announce names of around half a dozen governors as early as on Wednesday, Union home ministry sources told HT. Sources added some of the governors, like Kerala’s Sheila Dikshit and Maharashtra K Sankaranarayanan, may be transferred... read more
Opinion polls sometimes go horribly wrong but there’s no disputing the fact that how it does in UP will crucially determine whether the BJP gets to win the right to form the next government, writes Hindustan Times editor-in-chief Sanjoy Narayan. Full... read more
Flanked by ailing former Prime Minister and five-time Lucknow MP Atal Bihari Vajpayee’s aide Shiv Kumar and Atal’s protégé and outgoing Lucknow MP Lalji Tandon, Bharatiya Janata Party chief Rajnath Singh appealed to Muslims to give his party a chance... read more