Friday, June 14, 2024

Topic: lucknow

Thousands in distress as demolition drive begins in Lucknow’s Akbar Nagar

The Lucknow Development Authority (LDA) on June 10, began the demolition of shops and houses in the city’s more than 50-year-old Akbar Nagar locality amid heavy security deployment.

Can BJP keep UP’s Lucknow seat?

The Lucknow Lok Sabha constituency of East Uttar Pradesh will go to the polls in the upcoming phase of the 2024 general election on May 20th, Monday. The capital city of Uttar Pradesh has traditionally been the strong Bharatiya Janata party bastion for over the last two decades with Defence Minister Rajnath Singh representing the seat as an elected Member of Parliament and seeking a third term, this time.

Interview | Lucknow’s INDIA alliance candidate Ravidas Mehrotra speaks to Maktoob

Ravidas Mehrotra, the Samajwadi Party candidate in the Lucknow Lok Sabha constituency, speaks to Maktoob’s Ghazala Ahmad about his election promises, the need for the INDIA alliance, the price hike and unemployment in the country, the anti-CAA protests and state crackdown in Lucknow, and PM Modi’s hate campaigns against Muslims.

Video| Islamophobic song blares at Ram Temple celebration in UP’s Lucknow

A video from Hazratganj in Uttar Pradesh's Lucknow showing a group of people dancing to an Islamophobic song has triggered outrage on social media....

Allahabad HC stays demolition drive in Lucknow’s 50 year old locality

The Allahabad High Court on Thursday stayed the demolition drive in the "nearly 50-year-old locality," providing relief to over "15,000 people" residing in Lucknow's Akbar Nagar area during the height of the winter season.

Lucknow: Kashmiri vendors, arrested and assaulted, released

Seven Kashmiri vendors, arrested during an 'anti-encroachment drive' by Lucknow Municipal Corporation and assaulted by officials on December 17, were released a day later.