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Billowing Gomti

Dastan of a Flood and Some Follies Most part of the year, Gomti was a calmly flowing river. It was only during the monsoon season when heavy rains made her swelled up and overflowed causing some flooding in th...

Bismil ka sandes hai

The Unsung Heroes of Kakori Case On 9th August, 1925, the revolutionaries, led by Ram Prasad Bismil looted, the British treasure from a train at Kakori near Lucknow. The British used all their might to arrest ...

Monuments of Allahabad

Romance With History On Ganga's Banks "I am here tracing the History of the Earth itself, from its own Monuments." - Jean-AndrÈ de Luc Sehar Siddiqui As the sands of time pass by, there are very few things t...

Lost In Deutschland

The Missing Records of Visiting Lakhnavi Scholars in Germany Arif Naqvi, Berlin, Germany Many prominent Indian scholars have visited Germany, particularly Berlin in the early twenties and made academic contri...

Oudh Gymkhana

An Era of Outdoor Recreation Saumitra Shanker Crossing Parivartan Chowk and moving towards Kaiserbagh, right opposite to Bhartkhande University is a centre of sports, recreation and leisure of elite class of ...

Shot down by the camera !

Wildlife Photo Exhibition in Elegance Lucknow witnessed its first ever solo wildlife photography exhibition by Mr. Aditya Havelia. It was inaugurated by Mr. Anil Risal Singh, MFIAP, ARPS, Hon. FIP, Honb'le Pre...

Save Water Save Life

Water Scarcity in India Worsening Saurabh Mishra 114 million Indians will soon face domestic, agricultural and industrial shortages because of Water scarcity. Water security is emerging as the number one glo...

A Tryst with Billy

(15.7.1917 – 1.1.2010) The Killer-Turned-Savior of Dudhwa Dr. S M Tariq Dudhwa National Park may not be a much-preferred destination in the closed season, but this was where we were driving to on a wet monso...

Umrao Jaan Ada

A work of Fiction or a reality Dr. Roshan Taqui Umrao Jaan Ada , a famous Novel written by Mirza Mohammad Hadi Ruswa who was popularly known as Hadi Ruswa. Right after its Publication the novel became the tal...

A Litre Water

Save Water Save Life Saurabh Mishra Water is essential to life and the lifeblood of our planet. Without water, we cannot sustain life. Lack of access to clean, drinking water is a reality for over 1.2 billio...