It’s a village of 250-odd houses, mostly farming families. The population is around 1,000. People here may be born healthy but, chances are, many will die crippled.

With an eye on Assembly elections in Uttar Pradesh early next year, Vilasrao Deshmukh

LUCKNOW: Uttar Pradesh now has a unique distinction. The state, after scaling new lows on several fronts, has now achieved another statistical feat most would shy away from.

LUCKNOW: In a significant development, the UP Pollution Control Board (UPPCB), on Monday, ordered 25 agro-waste based paper industries in the state to stop the process of chemical pulping, a move that could lead to closure of these units.

Two poachers have been arrested in Uttar Pradesh's Rae Bareli district with 40 tortoises in their possession, police said Wednesday.

The two men were nabbed Tuesday night in Naseerabad town of Rae Bareli, some 80 km from Lucknow. Two of their aides, however, managed to escape with sacks containing nearly 50 other tortoises.

LUCKNOW: The state government is all set to launch e-district scheme in all over the state to promote e-governance in every sphere of life and activity of the people.

The Union Tourism Ministry, along with the UP Tourism Department, is set to develop a village in Congress president Sonia Gandhi

The present paper deals with the effect of polluted air on the chlorohyll content of mosses, namely Barbula consanguinea Jaeg., Ceratodon stenocarpus B.S.G. and Physcomitrium japonicum (Hedw.) Mitt. growing in the vicinity of National Thermal Power Corporation (NTPC) Unchahar, Rae Bareli.

Congress president Sonia Gandhi was shocked, to put it rather mildly, to learn the truth about implementation of the Central schemes like NREGS in her own constituency, Rae Bareli, on Monday.

RAEBARELI: After much suspense and drama, the jinx on the Raebareli Rail Coach Factory finally broke on Tuesday. A jubilant UPA chairperson, Sonia Gandhi formally inaugurated the Rs 1685.23 crore project -- an eco-friendly, state-of-the-art coach manufacturing unit, the third in the country after Chennai and Kapoorthala, in her constituency.