The Allahabad High Court has issued contempt notices to 10 district magistrates in Uttar Pradesh for non-compliance of its earlier order on payment of cane dues to farmers, an official said on Wednesday.
Four-year-old son of a businessman, who was allegedly kidnapped from suburban Kandivali last week, has been rescued near Indo-Nepal border and the former employee of the boy's father arrested, police said on Saturday.
Videos of girls dancing in jail premises in Bahraich and in a police station in Lakhimpur Kheri in Uttar Pradesh on Janmashtami festival irked district officials, prompting them to seek report about the incidents.
A Sub-Divisional Officer of MTNL was shot dead while seven others, including a woman, were injured when some persons opened fire during an altercation over a land in Visheshwarganj area, police said Wednesday.
The post-mortem report of the 45-year-old woman, whose body was found hanging from a tree here yesterday, has "not confirmed rape", even as five policemen have been suspended in connection with the case.
A middle-aged woman was Wednesday found hanging in a Bahraich village, police said. Though the family alleged rape and subsequent murder, a police officer said the post-mortem report has inferred nothing like this.