Lucknow(i/ˈlʌknaʊ/Lakhna'ū) is the capital city of the state of Uttar Pradesh, India A major metropolitan city of India, Lucknow is the administrative headquarters of the eponymous District and Division. It is the 2nd largest city in north, east and central India after Delhi. It is also the largest city in Uttar Pradesh. Lucknow has always been known as a multicultural city that flourished as a North Indian cultural and artistic hub and seat of Nawab power in the 18th and 19th centuries. It continues to be an important centre of government, education, commerce, aerospace, finance, pharmaceuticals, technology, design, culture, tourism, music and poetry.
The city stands at an elevation of approximately 123 metres (404ft) above sea level and covers an area of 2,528 square kilometres (976sqmi). Bounded on the east by the Barabanki District, on the west by Unnao District, on the south by Raebareli and in the north by Sitapur and Hardoi, Lucknow sits on the northwestern shore of the Gomti River. Hindi is the main language of the city and Urdu is also widely spoken. Lucknow is the centre of Shia Islam in India with highest Shia Muslims population in India. It is accessible from every part of India by air, rail and road.
Lucknow Lok Sabha constituency (Hindi:लखनऊ लोक सभा निर्वाचन क्षेत्र) is one of the 80 Lok Sabha (parliamentary) constituencies in Uttar Pradesh state in northern India. It is the capital of Uttar Pradesh.
\u201cA portion of land caved in and a few hutments of labourers and workers at the under-construction buried,\u201d said LucknowADCP (East) Syed AliAbbas. Officials identified the deceased as Muqadam Ali and Muskaan ...SDRF teams and police were involved in the rescue efforts ... .
LUCKNOW A new beginning is being made on the abandoned patch of 140-acre land, close to the Lucknow airport, that once housed the now-closed Scooters IndiaLimited (SIL), which manufactured the iconic VijaySuper scooters ...Uttar Pradesh government now proposes to set up an EV park on 70-acre land of the state-owned SIL.
LUCKNOW In the wake of a recent high court order mandating the removal of encroachments from historic monuments in Lucknow, the Hussainabad and AlliedTrust (HAT) has swiftly taken action ...Failure to comply will result in the use of administrative force for eviction, with the associated expenses recovered from them in the form of land revenue.”.
LUCKNOW A fresh controversy has erupted over the acquisition of 1.6 acres of land at Angad Tila by the Sri Ram Janmabhoomi Tirath KshetraTrust in Ayodhya...The Trust intends to use this land for expanding the Ram Janmabhoomi campus and its associated projects ... “The land unequivocally belongs to Hanuman Garhi.
Man on Mumbai-Guwahati IndiGo flight booked for groping female passengerThe disruption came mere days after another IndiGo flight – from Lucknow to Abu Dhabi – suffered a hydraulic system issue and made an emergency landing at Delhi airport.
LUCKNOW Imagine being in a foreign land, surrounded by people speaking languages you can’t understand ... Speaking on the innovation, Akhilendra Kumar, former deputy commissioner, Divyangjan U.P, who has also served as the registrar of Lucknow-based Dr Shakuntala Misra National ...
District police on Saturday arrested a man Vimal Yadav, 34, and his three aides for allegedly killing Vimal’s father over a piece of land in Wazid Nagar area under Malihabad police in Lucknow on September 6... As per the police, during interrogation the accused revealed that his father owned eight bighas of land.
KANPUR The noose is being tightened around BJP leader PriyaRanjan Diwakar after a farmer Babu Singh, 52, accused him and his aides of grabbing 10 bighas of his land and committed suicide by jumping in front of a speeding train in Kanpur on September 9... “It has been corroborated that no money was paid to the family against the land deal.
One person died and another was grievously injured when an oxygen cylinder exploded outside a private hospital in Balaganj area of Thakurganj, Lucknow, on Thursday. The exploded cylinder landed on the roof of a parked vehicle, damaging the car.