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Caught on camera: BJP MLA Harshvardhan Bajpai threatens SP in Allahabad during Yogi Adityanath’s event

Caught on camera: BJP MLA Harshvardhan Bajpai threatens SP in Allahabad during Yogi Adityanath’s event

In a fresh case of high handedness in Uttar Pradesh, a Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) member of Legislative Assembly was caught on camera threatening Superintendent of Police in Allahabad. The incident occurred when the police official failed to recognise the MLA.

May 20, 2018, 10:23 AM IST
BJP leader Pawan Kesari shot dead in Allahabad, three detained

BJP leader Pawan Kesari shot dead in Allahabad, three detained

Pawan Kesari, a local BJP leader, was shot dead by bike-borne unidentified people in the Phulpur district near Allahabad in Uttar Pradesh.

May 09, 2018, 10:37 AM IST
Statue vandalism continues, now Ambedkar's sculptor damaged in Allahabad

Statue vandalism continues, now Ambedkar's sculptor damaged in Allahabad

Several incidents of statue vandalism have been reported from various parts of the country over the last few months.

Mar 31, 2018, 09:54 AM IST
Here's how India is celebrating Holi: See pics

Here's how India is celebrating Holi: See pics

Across the country, people from villages and cities thronged temples in large numbers on the occasion of Holika Dahan on Thursday.

Mar 02, 2018, 13:08 PM IST
Prime accused in Dalit student's murder arrested

Prime accused in Dalit student's murder arrested

The prime accused in the horrific murder of a Dalit law student in Allahabad was arrested on Wednesday from Sultanpur in Uttar Pradesh, police said.

Feb 14, 2018, 15:37 PM IST
Dalit student murder: Another accused arrested, police assure strict action

Dalit student murder: Another accused arrested, police assure strict action

Identified as Vijay Shankar Singh, the prime accused is posted as a Train Ticket Examiner (TTE) with the Indian Railways.

Feb 14, 2018, 00:09 AM IST
Dalit student murder: UP Deputy CM hands over Rs 20 lakh cheque to family

Dalit student murder: UP Deputy CM hands over Rs 20 lakh cheque to family

Uttar Pradesh Deputy Chief  Minister Keshav Prasad Maurya on Tuesday handed over a compensation amount to the family of the Dalit student who was beaten to death by a group of men outside a restaurant in Allahabad.

Feb 13, 2018, 21:37 PM IST
Violence in Allahabad over Dalit student's killing; UP govt announces compensation

Violence in Allahabad over Dalit student's killing; UP govt announces compensation

Angered over the killing of a Dalit student of Allahabad University, students on Monday went on a rampage, setting fire to a bus.

Feb 13, 2018, 00:55 AM IST
Violence in Allahabad over Dalit student's killing

Violence in Allahabad over Dalit student's killing

Allahabad, Feb 12 (IANS) Angered over the killing of a Dalit student of Allahabad University, students on Monday went on a rampage, setting fire to a bus.

Feb 12, 2018, 17:28 PM IST
Mayawati attacks BJP over killing of youth in Allahabad

Mayawati attacks BJP over killing of youth in Allahabad

Attacking the BJP, BSP chief Mayawati alleged today that the killing of a Dalit student in Allahabad was the result of narrow and casteist politics of hatred being pursued by the state's ruling party.

Feb 12, 2018, 16:57 PM IST

Allahabad, UP: Protest against lynching, killing of Dalit student

A second-year law student from the Dalit community was lynched in Uttar Pradesh's Allahabad and horrific visuals of him being attacked with bricks and iron rods have been caught on tape. Massive protest took place in Allahabad against this case.

Feb 12, 2018, 16:38 PM IST
Caught on CCTV: Dalit Law student, out for restaurant meal, beaten to death in Allahabad

Caught on CCTV: Dalit Law student, out for restaurant meal, beaten to death in Allahabad

A second-year law student was beaten to death by a group of men outside a restaurant in Allahabad.  The entire incident was caught on CCTV.

Feb 12, 2018, 08:01 AM IST
Over 90 lakh take holy dip in Sangam on 'Makar Sankranti'

Over 90 lakh take holy dip in Sangam on 'Makar Sankranti'

It was estimated that by sunset over 1 crore people would have taken a dip in the Sangam at Allahabad.

Jan 15, 2018, 18:18 PM IST
Cold wave grips Uttar Pradesh, Met forecast more harsh weather, schools closed till Jan 8

Cold wave grips Uttar Pradesh, Met forecast more harsh weather, schools closed till Jan 8

A cold wave sweeping over Uttar Pradesh intensified on Friday as the Met forecast more harsh weather in the coming days. All schools up to Class 12 have been closed till Monday, an official said.

Jan 05, 2018, 11:57 AM IST
Yogi Adityanath visits Gorakhnath temple, offers prayers

Yogi Adityanath visits Gorakhnath temple, offers prayers

The Chief Minister visited the Gorakhpur temple, where he is also the head priest, and offered his prayers. 

 

Jan 02, 2018, 08:14 AM IST
President Ram Nath Kovind offers prayers at Sangam in Allahabad

President Ram Nath Kovind offers prayers at Sangam in Allahabad

President Ram Nath Kovind spent some time at the Hanuman temple which has the only statue of the monkey god lying on the floor.

Dec 16, 2017, 11:38 AM IST
PM Modi's wife takes holy dip in Ganga at Allahabad

PM Modi's wife takes holy dip in Ganga at Allahabad

In the city to attend a community wedding event, Jasodaben, who is accompanied by her brother, also visited the Akshayvat tree and paid obeisance at the 'Bade Hanuman' temple.

Dec 08, 2017, 15:24 PM IST
40-kg python alarms Allahabad college before professor takes charge

40-kg python alarms Allahabad college before professor takes charge

The incident took place at Shyama Prasad Mukherjee Government Degree College.

Dec 08, 2017, 09:27 AM IST
Fire breaks out in clothing shop in Ghumanganj area of Allahabad

Fire breaks out in clothing shop in Ghumanganj area of Allahabad

A fire broke put in a clothing shop in Ghumanganj area in Allahabad on Monday.

Nov 20, 2017, 11:40 AM IST