Woman killed in Ballia

A 30-year-old woman was killed allegedly by her husband and in-laws in Sukhpura area, police said here Wednesday.

`Obscene dances` performed to mark Mangal Pandey`s anniversary

Locals here in the native town of Mangal Pandey, the 1857 sepoy mutiny icon, alleged that obscene dances were performed to mark his death anniversary, prompting the district authorities to order a probe.

Foreign NGO using media to defame me: Asaram Bapu

Spiritual guru Asaram Bapu on Wednesday alleged that a foreign NGO was running a campaign to defame him and other religious leaders using money power and media.

BJP nominee booked for violating code of conduct

An FIR has been lodged against a BJP
nominee and 14 others for allegedly violating the model code
of conduct here, police said today.