Candidate accused of distributing free liquor to gain votes in UP's Ballia

To win the elections of Panchayat in Ballia, a candidate distributed free liquor to gain votes. Also intake of that liquor killed 3 men and 15 are in serious condition.

Minor sisters charred to death in house fire in UP

Two minor sisters were charred to death while their parents and younger brother were critically injured in a fire that broke out at their house in Eksar village.

NHRC notice to UP Health Secretary over death of newborns

The National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) has issued notices to the Uttar Pradesh Health Secretary and the Chief Medical Officer of Ballia, calling for reports within two weeks over the death of three babies after delivery on the floor at a primary health centre.

SP MLA alleges he is getting death threats

A Samajwadi Party MLA from UP allegedly received death threats from an anonymous caller.

Elderly woman raped in Uttar Pradesh's Ballia

 A 50-year-old woman was allegedly raped in Rewati area here, police said on Saturday.

Minor girl raped by 55-year-old man in UP

A seven-year-old girl was allegedly raped by a 55-year-old man in a village under Ubhaon police station area here this afternoon.

Life imprisonment for man in rape case in UP

A man has been sentenced to life imprisonment by a local court here for abducting and raping a 19-year-old girl in 2012.

School boy dies after being thrashed by teacher in UP

A 10-year-old student died after being allegedly beaten-up by a teacher in Gadwar area here following which the state government has ordered a probe into the matter.

UP girl raped on pretext of marriage

A case has been registered against a youth for allegedly raping a 20-year-old girl here on the pretext of marriage.

Three sentenced for life in murder case in UP

Three persons, including two brothers, were sentenced to life imprisonment by a local court here in a 15-year-old murder case.

Minor raped in Uttar Pradesh's Ballia

A 10-year-old girl was allegedly raped by a man in Bairia area here following which the accused has been arrested, police said on Thursday.

Youth dies of snake bite in UP; CMO, 3 others booked for negligence

A Chief Medical officer (CMO) and three other employees of the health department have been booked for negligence after a youth bitten by snake died allegedly due to lack of treatment, police said today.

Tension in UP town after youth's murder

 A Dalit youth was stabbed to death allegedly by some persons belonging to another community in Belthara road town, triggering protests by locals who restored to stone pelting, injuring two cops.

Two Bhojpuri film actors injured in acid attack

Two actors of Bhojpuri films were seriously injured in an acid attack in Narayanpur village here, police said today.

Property dealer shot dead in UP

A property dealer was shot dead by motorcycle-borne youths in city area here.

CRPF jawan booked for raping 20-yr-old girl

A CRPF jawan has been booked here on the charges of raping a 20-year-old girl for over a year on the pretext of marrying her, police said on Monday.

'Centre creating controversy over birth place of JP Narain'

Attacking the Narendra Modi government, Uttar Pradesh Minister Ambika Chaudhary on Saturday criticised the centre for creating controversy over birth place of Jai Prakash Narain.

Man, family awarded 13 years imprisonment in dowry death case

A local court has awarded 13 years imprisonment to a man and his parents in connection with a 13-year-old dowry death case.

Clash in Ballia, security stepped up

Two persons were injured in a clash over a minor issue in Atraul village here and additional police force has been deployed to prevent any escalation.

Jilted lover hurls acid on man in UP

A 20-year-old youth suffered serious injuries when his jilted ladylove threw acid on him in Jaam village here, police said on Friday.