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Student groups to protest Yogi govt ‘apathy’ on July 25

They will also demand action against the “killers of Junaid”, withdrawal of cases against Lucknow University (LU) students and release of Bhim Army chief Chandrashekhar Azad during the protest. Alleging that the state government is against welfare of Dalits, students ...

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BJP MLA’s gunner, cook held for sexually harassing girl

Varanasi (Cantt) MLA Saurabh Srivastava was away at his relative’s place when the incident happened. A gunner and cook of a BJP MLA in Uttar Pradesh were arrested on Friday for allegedly sexually harassing an 18-year-old girl at the MLA’s official residence ...

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Two minors held for rape, murder of 7-year-old

LUCKNOW: Banthara police on Thursday arrested a brother-duo, both minors, for rape and murder of a seven-year-old girl whose body was recovered from a eucalyptus grove in Ramdaspur village on Wednesday. The arrest followed autopsy that confirmed death by throttling while ruptured hymen suggested rape. On ...

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In a first, free water, toilets at Lucknow Metro stations

LUCKNOW: Lucknow Metro stations will be the first in the country to provide free drinking water to commuters at all 21 metro stations of the North-South metro corridor. The stations will have a kiosk providing purified, chilled water to commuters free. Lucknow Metro Rail Corporation (LMRC) is also going ...

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Trauma center fire: ‘It was difficult to breathe, I feared for my life’

Patients and their attendants recount the horror and anxiety when the fire broke out at KGMU, Lucknow. Watching his brother Arvind Shukla, 35, on the fifth floor of the Trauma Centre was a priceless moment for Ramnaresh of Sitapur. Ramnaresh ...

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