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Another engineering student kills self,this time in Allahabad

January 8, 2009 2:00:21 am

A first-year student of the BTech department of Moti Lal Nehru National Institute of Technology,Allahabad,Sovit Agrawal,hanged himself in his hostel room on Wednesday morning.

Eight seeds crash out on Day 2 of AITA-BTA meet

January 7, 2009 2:35:48 am

As many as eight seeds tumbled out on the second day of the AITA-BTA Championship Series 2009 that is being played in the memory of the late Dilip Bose at the BTA complex here.

Ashbeer takes early lead

January 7, 2009 2:34:39 am

Maintaining his trend of getting off to a flying start,15-year-old Ashbeer Saini raced away to the top of the leaderboard at the end of the first round of the Eastern India Junior Golf Championship that is being played at the par-70 Tollygunge Golf Club.

A Host Story

January 7, 2009 2:28:49 am

It is his fourth year as the host of Screen Awards and Sajid Khan is all set to set the stage on fire.

Campus Calling

January 7, 2009 2:27:55 am

Nokia Hero Honda Campus Rock Idols is calling all bands to battle it out once again.

Dial M for Mystery

January 7, 2009 2:27:07 am

How many times in the Conan Doyle mysteries does Sherlock Holmes say,“Elementary,my dear Watson”? If you’re a true-blue,detective-fiction lover...


January 7, 2009 2:26:06 am

Lucknow University students have pledged to keep their campus clean,even if they have to stoop for the cause—literally.

Seven die as jeep collides with truck

January 7, 2009 2:04:03 am

Seven persons,including five members of a family,died when a jeep collided with a truck in Sultanpur district on Tuesday.

Centre to explore earth secrets to be set up in Varanasi

January 7, 2009 2:02:51 am

Come July,and the Mahatma Gandhi Kashi Vidhyapeeth in Varanasi will become the first university in the country to have a Integrated Geostat Centre.

Lawyers go on strike in Allahabad

January 7, 2009 2:01:25 am

A group of lawyers in Allahabad went on a strike and abstained from work on Tuesday.

‘The state you are born in decides your life’,V-P slams health indices of UP

January 7, 2009 1:59:41 am

Expressing concern at the poor condition of healthcare in the state,Vice-President Mohd Hamid Ansari said the rapid decline in medical parameters has disastrous consequences for the poor.

Sugar mill official ‘burnt’ to death in office

January 7, 2009 1:57:03 am

A senior official with the Dhampur Sugar Mill,Ram Karan Singh,was allegedly burnt to death in his office premises at Bijnor district’s Ranibagh area on Tuesday morning.

MBA student ‘gangraped’ in Noida,five arrested

January 7, 2009 1:55:12 am

An 18-year-old management student was allegedly gangraped in Noida some time after 5 pm on Monday evening,by 10 men on motorcycles who intercepted the car in which the girl was travelling with a male friend.

Ghaziabad: all cops in chowki suspended after robbery

January 7, 2009 1:53:29 am

The district top police officer has sent non-performing personnel in Ghaziabad into a tizzy by suspending all officers of a chowki in the city.

BSP to keep supporting Gehlot Govt in Rajasthan

January 7, 2009 1:51:32 am

Bahujan Samaj Party president Mayawati has resolved the crisis in her party’s Rajasthan unit.

On Vidhayak Nidhi pitch,ruling party MLA bats for medical job

January 7, 2009 1:46:55 am

For Dr Radha Mohan Das Agarwal,a BJP legislator from Gorakhpur,mentioning his profession on the foundation stones of the roads he got constructed with his MLA funds is not unusual.

Mayawati solely responsible for Gupta’s murder: SP

January 7, 2009 1:42:47 am

The Samajwadi Party has held Chief Minister Mayawati solely responsible for the murder of PWD engineer Manoj Kumar Gupta. It has demanded action against her,besides a CBI probe into the incident.

Engineers meet to chalk out strategy

January 7, 2009 1:41:10 am

Following the murder of PWD engineer M K Gupta in Auraiya,Indian Engineers’ Federation,the apex body of engineers’ associations in the country...

Dohrey surrenders in Auriya,gets five-day police remand

January 7, 2009 1:39:13 am

Former Auraiya district BSP president Yogendra Dohrey alias Bhatia,wanted for the murder of PWD executive engineer M K Gupta,surrendered in the court of Auraiya Chief Judicial Magistrate on Tuesday.

Safe Guard

January 6, 2009 2:38:52 am

For most five-star hotels,December-January is a busy time,with new year festivities and promotions.

Cause &effect

January 6, 2009 2:37:43 am

When the sealing drive wrecked havoc in Delhi two years ago,Sandip Kapur’s advertising agency of ten years,Promodome Communications based in Sheikh Sarai was among the first offices to be sealed.

Animated Leap

January 6, 2009 2:36:12 am

When Lucknow-based publishing house known for its bi-monthly comic strip ‘Uncle Haathi’ changed its profile to Big Fat Uncle Animations,little did they know that their mascot would travel all the way to the United States.

Bara power project: Govt reschedules bids

January 6, 2009 2:33:27 am

The state government extended the date for submitting financial bids on Monday for the 1,980 MW super critical power project at Bara,Allahabad,tentatively to January 19.

Cellphone companies asked to freeze phones without IMEI

January 6, 2009 2:31:40 am

After New Delhi,it's now time for the mobile companies operating in the state to act against consumers using mobile handsets without an International Mobile Equipment Identity.

Time for children to say ‘lights,camera,action’

January 6, 2009 2:30:07 am

They may be barely in their teens,but these little filmmakers are all set to take on the world with their newly-acquired celluloid skills.