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Lakhimpur Kheri case: Ashish Mishra shifted to government hospital with suspected dengue
India

Lakhimpur Kheri case: Ashish Mishra shifted to government hospital with suspected dengue

The accused's blood sample has been sent for the confirmation of dengue infection, according to a senior jail official

Ex-IPS officer Amitabh Thakur arrested for 'abetting' suicide of rape victim, her friend
India

Ex-IPS officer Amitabh Thakur arrested for 'abetting' suicide of rape victim, her friend

The woman, who had accused Bahujan Samaj Party MP Atul Rai of rape in May 2019, died on 24 August after she and her friend Satyam Rai set themselves afire outside the Supreme Court complex

Akhilesh Yadav embarks on cycle yatra, says confident of winning 400 seats
Politics

Akhilesh Yadav embarks on cycle yatra, says confident of winning 400 seats

The Samajwadi Party supremo accused the BJP of concentrating on “money-festo” and of having done nothing in the past four years

In Uttar Pradesh's Barabanki 18 dead, 25 injured after truck rams into parked bus
India

In Uttar Pradesh's Barabanki 18 dead, 25 injured after truck rams into parked bus

Barabanki road accident: 18 people died while 25 injured after a truck bus accident on Lucknow-Ayodhya National Highway in Ramsnehighat police station area of ​​Barabanki district at around 1.30 pm on Tuesday

Two cases of COVID-19 Kappa variant detected in UP: How is this different from Delta variant
India

Two cases of COVID-19 Kappa variant detected in UP: How is this different from Delta variant

The Kappa variant of coronavirus, according to World Health Organisation (WHO), was first detected in India in October 2020, but was termed to be a variant of interest only on 4 April

'Not enough COVID beds, ambulances in Lucknow': UP minister paints 'worrying' scene in confidential letter
India

'Not enough COVID beds, ambulances in Lucknow': UP minister paints 'worrying' scene in confidential letter

Law minister Brajesh Pathak's purported letter also blamed the death of Padma Shri winner Yogesh Praveen on the lack of an ambulance, though the victim's family denied making this charge

National Human Rights Commission issues notice to Uttar Pradesh DGP over police action during anti-CAA protests in state
India

National Human Rights Commission issues notice to Uttar Pradesh DGP over police action during anti-CAA protests in state

'Youth have been killed, the Internet has been suspended, and the police themselves are destroying public property', according to complaint submitted to NHRC

Opposition slams Centre for trying to 'fool people' over NPR; protests continue in Delhi, Assam over CAA
India

Opposition slams Centre for trying to 'fool people' over NPR; protests continue in Delhi, Assam over CAA

Even as protests against the amended citizenship law continued in different parts of the country, the Union government approved a proposal to update the National Population Register

Citizenship Amendment Act protests Updates: NPR first step for NRC, says Derek O'Brien; TMC leader accuses Centre of trying to fool people
India

Citizenship Amendment Act protests Updates: NPR first step for NRC, says Derek O'Brien; TMC leader accuses Centre of trying to fool people

Citizenship Amendment Act protests Updates: After the union cabinet approved Rs 3,941.35 crore for updating the NPR on Tuesday, the Trinamool Congress said that BJP is trying to 'fool and cheat' the people of the country as the population register is the 'first step towards NRC'.

Citizenship Amendment Act protests: How State controlled a pan-India movement with internet bans, police crackdown that left 25 dead
India

Citizenship Amendment Act protests: How State controlled a pan-India movement with internet bans, police crackdown that left 25 dead

Internet services were suspended across major cities in Uttar Pradesh and a few sensitive ones in West Bengal and Karnataka as central and state governments doubled down on efforts to check the spread of agitations

Opposition steps up anti-CAA protests: 'Satyagraha' at Raj Ghat, massive rally in Chennai; demonstrations in Delhi, Tamil Nadu, Kerala, Assam
India

Opposition steps up anti-CAA protests: 'Satyagraha' at Raj Ghat, massive rally in Chennai; demonstrations in Delhi, Tamil Nadu, Kerala, Assam

The Opposition on Monday stepped up protests against the Citizenship Amendment Act with the Congress holding a 'Satyagraha for unity' at Mahatma Gandhi's memorial, Raj Ghat in Delhi, and its ally DMK leading a massive rally in Chennai, while scattered demonstrations were held against the contentious law in several states by students and other citizens.

Citizenship Amendment Act protests Updates: 140 detained in Delhi after students, activists hold demonstrations in several parts of National Capital
India

Citizenship Amendment Act protests Updates: 140 detained in Delhi after students, activists hold demonstrations in several parts of National Capital

Citizenship Amendment Act protests LIVE Updates: Around 140 people were detained on Monday as fresh protests by students and activists against the amended citizenship law erupted in several parts of the national capital, even as police stepped up vigil to maintain the law and order situation ahead of Christmas and New Year celebrations.

Opposition steps up protests against CAA: DMK leads massive rally in Chennai, Congress holds 'satyagraha' at Rajghat; Uttar Pradesh PFI chief arrested
Politics

Opposition steps up protests against CAA: DMK leads massive rally in Chennai, Congress holds 'satyagraha' at Rajghat; Uttar Pradesh PFI chief arrested

The opposition on Monday stepped up protests against the Citizenship Amendment Act 2019 with the Congress holding a 'Satyagraha for unity' at Mahatma Gandhi's memorial Rajghat and its ally DMK leading a massive rally in Chennai, while scattered demonstration were held against the contentious law in several states by students and others

US ivy league students write open letter over CAA, NRC to 'condemn Hindutva ideology, Modi govt's fascist treatment of Indian Muslims'
World

US ivy league students write open letter over CAA, NRC to 'condemn Hindutva ideology, Modi govt's fascist treatment of Indian Muslims'

College students in the United States have written an open letter to lawmakers demanding targeted sanctions on Indian government officials until the Citizenship Amendment Act and the National Register of Citizens are repealed and inviting American universities and student groups to mark #HoliAgainstHindutva in March 2020.

Anti-CAA protests: 46 students detained outside Uttar Pradesh Bhawan in Delhi for protesting against police action
India

Anti-CAA protests: 46 students detained outside Uttar Pradesh Bhawan in Delhi for protesting against police action

According to senior police officer, male students were taken to Mandir Marg police station while women students were dropped off at their universities

DMK takes out anti-CAA rally in Chennai, warns of more protests till Centre withdraws 'draconian' citizenship law
India

DMK takes out anti-CAA rally in Chennai, warns of more protests till Centre withdraws 'draconian' citizenship law

DMK president MK Stalin led the peaceful rally and leaders of alliance parties, including senior Congress leader P Chidambaram

'BJP trying to fool country': Congress hits out at Narendra Modi for saying his government never discussed nationwide NRC
Politics

'BJP trying to fool country': Congress hits out at Narendra Modi for saying his government never discussed nationwide NRC

Home Minister Amit Shah has said NRC will be implemented across country, but the prime minister is now claiming just the opposite, the Congress said

Schools to remain shut in Lucknow on Friday in view of incessant rains, inclement weather, says DM Kaushal Raj Sharma
India

Schools to remain shut in Lucknow on Friday in view of incessant rains, inclement weather, says DM Kaushal Raj Sharma

Along with incessant rainfall, Lucknow also witnessed heavy water logging since Wednesday thereby, making it difficult for the children to commute to schools.