Rahgir reaches Lucknow on his Journey to spread Love and Peace

  Rahgir – A Solo Traveller with a Cause Rahgir is how Sunil Kumar Gurjar loves to be called as he travels around the country to propagate the message of love and peace. A self-taught singer who is just about 24-year-old gave up his lucrative job at a leading IT multi-national in Pune to pursue […]

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Mahindra Sanatkada Lucknow Festival 2018 – A Celebration of Life

The Sanatkada Lucknow Festival celebrates the heritage of Lucknow. It was an initiative undertaken by Sanatkada, a creative non-profit in 2006 to promote the rich culture of the city through various activities. The festival holds a series of programs such as panel discussions, book reading sessions, exhibitions and film festivals. Food and handicrafts, not just […]


Book Release: The Wedding Planner

Book Title: The Wedding Planner Author: Mariyam Hasnain Genre: Romance Release Date: December 22, 2017   About the Plot One wrong decision and Nayela Faruqi’s life turns upside down. Destiny treats her even harder when she loses her husband to a car accident. Struggling with the harsh realities of becoming a single parent, she finally decides […]


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Zardozi Artisans of Lucknow 1

What is Zardozi? Zardozi is a fascinating form of embroidery work that originated under the influence of Mughal Kings in the Kingdom of Oudh, currently identified as the central part of Uttar Pradesh in India. A large number of artisans engaging in Zardozi or Chikankari are employed in the trade of developing beautiful embroidery on […]


Sun rises on Infrastructure Development in Uttar Pradesh 2

Chief Minister of UP, Mr. Akhilesh Yadav gifted sunshine of multiple developmental projects to the city of Lucknow. On 21st December, in a record breaking spree, Chief Minister of Uttar Pradesh inaugurated multiple developmental projects across Lucknow City. A total of 5790 developmental works and 2 dozen projects were inaugurated in a single day worth […]

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A hockey player about to hit the ball in Junior Men's Hockey world cup match at Lucknow, India

Lucknow successfully hosts Junior Men’s Hockey World Cup 2016 1

Lucknow successfully hosts Junior Men’s Hockey World Cup. What’s Next? PC: Ajaish Jaiswal Lucknow city hosted the recently concluded 2016 FIH Junior Men’s Hockey World Cup. While we lucknowites are rejoicing at India’s coronation as Hockey World Champions, what sweetens the deal for us beyond obvious, is the fact that Lucknow City has finally found […]


Lucknow Metro Rail is now LIVE

Lucknow Metro on its Maiden Trial Run Much awaited Lucknow Metro Rail made its trial run on 1st December 2016.  Mr. Akhilesh Yadav, Chief Minister Uttar Pradesh, flagged Lucknow Metro from Transport Nagar depot for the trial run up to Charbagh railway station. It covered a total distance of 8.5 km in its maiden run. […]

Uttar Pradesh chied minister and Samajwadi party chief- Mulayam Singh Yadav alight from Lucknow Metro after its maiden trial in Lucknow.

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Inauguration of Agra-Lucknow Expressway

A giant leap in the infrastructural developments of Uttar Pradesh came this past Monday, 21st November 2016, in the form of inclusion of Agra-Lucknow Expressway in the road transport map of Uttar Pradesh. Agra-Lucknow expressway was inaugurated by Mr. Akhilesh Yadav, Chief Minister of Uttar Pradesh. This 302 kms long 6-lane expressway that will be […]


Visiting Book Fair with Children

There is no such thing as a child who hates to read; there are only children who have not found the right book. ~ Frank Serafini Most of us already know how helpful it could be for a child to cultivate a habit of reading books. In today’s world where digitalization is catching on fast, […]


The Historical Kakori Shaheed Smarak Getting a Facelift

Kakori, a small town located 18 kms from Lucknow in the state of Uttar Pradesh, is widely known for its Dussehri mangoes, Zardozi embroidery work and Kakori Kebabs. The town is also the hub of Urdu literature, poetry and Qadiria Qalandari Sufi order. However, many may not be aware that Kakori was witness to a […]