Category Archives : Lucknow Administration

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 […]

Picture of Janeshwar mishra park - 400-acre green patch in Lucknow

Uttar Pradesh Goes Green with Plantation Drives

Uttar Pradesh Goes Green, Akhilesh Yadav Initiated Massive Plantation Drives  Forests impact our lives in many ways than we can actually imagine. From the vital air we breathe to useful wood we use, humans across the world depend on forests, the ecosystems and their by-products. Apart from providing shelter to the  wildlife, they are also […]

Say No to Honking, Lucknow

Lucknow prides itself in demonstrating Pehle Aap Tehzeeb and civility in every walk of life. Right from taxi drivers to rickshaw pullers and doctors to lawyers, people inherently communicate and interact in a courteous manner. However, with the fast-paced robotic life, unruly traffic and the urge to get ahead of others, it has been seen […]

Picture of a truck with "No Honking" sign.

Traffic Management_Lucknow Traffic

Lucknow and its Traffic Management Knacks

  Traffic jams on Indian roads is one of the most common and irksome facet of the country. Some cities are reeling under its adverse impact whereas some have managed to cope with the issue and have succeeded in making the streets free from the pestering traffic jams. The city of Nawabs, Lucknow, though has […]

Ganjing Carnival at Hazratganj Lucknow

A stroll or window shopping at Lucknow’s oldest and prestigious shopping destination, Hazrat Ganj, is often known as Ganj-ing. Hazratganj, the 200+ year old elite shopping and entertainment zone, has seen quite a happening past. In 1810, the first nawab of Awadh, Saadat Ali Khan, brought up the idea of such a place. After him, […]

picture of jama masjid at lucknow

Architectural Delight of Jama Masjid Lucknow

Lucknow, the city of Nawabs, houses many structures and monuments of historic significance and architectural brilliance– Bara Imambara, Residency, Roomi Darwaza and Safed Baradari, to name a few. Hidden and camouflaged in the densely inhabited area, the splendid look of the Jama Masjid speaks volumes of architectural finesse bearing hints of the beautiful Turkish architecture. […]

Lucknow Police Gearing up

 No sphere of life is untouched by technology in today’s time. Socializing, business, education, healthcare, everything is empowered by technology in one way or the other. Technology can be highly useful when it comes to safety and security purposes. This is why police departments all over the world are relying more and more on high-tech […]