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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.

Third tiger surfaces,kills boy in Kheri

January 6, 2009 2:27:51 am

To exacerbate the nightmares of the forest department,a third tiger surfaced near Tanda village of Lakhimpur Kheri and killed a 16-year-old boy,Pillu Singh,on Sunday.

Boxing Academy dedicated to Olympic champion

January 6, 2009 2:26:32 am

Pugilist Akhil Kumar who had defeated world champion in Beijing Olympics was felicitated at his ancestral village Bikapur in Faizabad on Monday.

Tiwari’s Safari recovered

January 6, 2009 2:25:11 am

The Auraiyya police recovered BSP legislator Shekhar Tiwari’s Tata Safari on Monday.

4.6 lakh JE doses declared ineffective

January 6, 2009 2:23:55 am

After much dilly-dallying,around 4.6 lakh doses of Japanese Encephalitis vaccine supplied to the state government in September 2008 has finally been declared ineffective.

Maya plans action against her rebel legislators in Rajasthan

January 6, 2009 2:19:13 am

To protest against the Bahujan Samaj Party unit in-charge of Rajasthan,the six newly-elected BSP legislators in the Rajasthan Assembly have voted for the Congress government led by Ashok Gehlot.

Cold claims 18 more lives in UP

January 6, 2009 2:15:50 am

The severe cold wave condition continued to sweep across the plains of Uttar Pradesh on Monday claiming at least 18 lives since Sunday.

New Year bonanza for Lucknow — an Eco-Park at Buddha Sthal

January 6, 2009 2:09:39 am

This New Year,the state government plans to set up an eco-park for the people of Lucknow.

Delhi beat UP in twenty20 semi-final

January 5, 2009 3:33:39 am

Delhi defeated Uttar Pradesh by one wicket in their semi-final match of a senior national twenty20 cricket championship organised at Dosa.

All India KD Singh ‘Babu’ Sub-Jr Hockey from Jan 24

January 5, 2009 3:32:26 am

The 20th All India Balrampur Chini KD Singh 'Babu' Memorial Sub-Junior Hockey Tournament will be organised at Dhyanchand astro-turf stadium of Guru Govind Singh Sports College,Kursi Road,Lucknow from January 24 to February 2.

UP emerge champions in wushu nationals

January 5, 2009 3:30:53 am

Hosts Uttar Pradesh with a total of 7 golds,8 silvers and 5 bronze collected a maximum of 64 points to emerge as overall champions and win the Anand Kacker memorial trophy...

The Producer

January 5, 2009 3:28:15 am

Forbidden Films is the name of Abhay Deol’s just-launched banner. The actor,it seems,wants to chart the forbidden territory.

Rewind to the angry young man

January 5, 2009 3:27:10 am

You’ve grown up with Big B and it pains you to see the advertisements for a range of thingamajigs. Whatever happened to Babu Moshai,Anthony Gonsalves?

In memory of Mughal-e-Music

January 5, 2009 3:25:53 am

Two years after his death,Lucknow is planning a befitting tribute to it’s one of the most illustrious son Naushad Ali.

Up,Up and Away

January 5, 2009 3:24:54 am

There’s a quiet satisfaction as Faiza Ahmad Khan reflects on the award that has propelled her to the ranks of India’s serious documentary filmmakers.


January 5, 2009 3:23:16 am

Annoyed over media reports on memorials — which keep expanding,guzzling up prime lands and hundreds of crores of public money — Chief Minister Mayawati had last week called a press conference to justify her decision to construct these monuments in honour of great men.

Guard found murdered inside office

January 5, 2009 3:22:07 am

A 53-year-old security guard of a travel agency was found murdered in the office in Paan Dareeba locality in Lucknow on Sunday.

Italian couple ties knot in Hindu tradition

January 5, 2009 3:21:17 am

After six years of separation,Italian couple Mario Fable and Ana Angelina decided to get remarried. Only this time,they wanted to tie the knot according to Hindu rituals — a tribute to yoga which had brought them together again.

Maya withdraws Azamgarh MP’s security cover

January 5, 2009 3:20:25 am

The state government has withdrawn the security cover provided to Azamgarh’s Bahujan Samaj Party MP Akbar Ahemad Dumpy.

Migrants cause of P1 cases in Delhi

January 5, 2009 3:19:35 am

With a fresh case of polio P1 virus — the most virulent strain — being reported from Delhi,the proximity of the city to the epicentre — western Uttar Pradesh — and migrant population is now being seen as the cause for the escalating P1 cases.

Now,LDA forms panel of artistes for the memorials

January 5, 2009 3:18:47 am

To ensure easy availability of artisans to make the statues for the upcoming memorials,the Lucknow Development Authority (LDA) has decided to set up a panel of artists.