Arrest over Facebook content: 66A dropped, UP police tells SC

The Supreme Court was on Friday told that Uttar Pradesh Police would go ahead with the prosecution of a Bareilly boy for allegedly posting objectionable comments on Facebook against senior SP leader Azam Khan only under Indian Penal Code and not under the controversial section 66A of cyber law which was quashed by the Supreme Court.

Minor girl molested by uncle in UP

An eight-year-old girl was allegedly sexually assaulted by her uncle in Hafeezganj area here, police said on Saturday.

After shock and anger, spirit of bonhomie at Facebook arrest victim's home

Bonhomie replaced an atmosphere of shock and anger in the house of Gulrez Khan alias Vickky, after Supreme Court Tuesday scrapped a section of the cyber law which provides power to arrest a person for posting allegedly "offensive" content on websites.

Grateful to SC for scrapping Section 66A: Student arrested for remark on Azam Khan

A Class 11 student, who was arrested for posting an 'objectionable' comment attributed to Samajwadi Party (SP) leader and Uttar Pradesh minister Azam Khan, on Tuesday said he was grateful to the Supreme Court for scrapping Section 66A of the Information Technology Act.

Facebook post on Azam Khan: Student gets bail; SC asks UP govt to explain arrest

The Supreme Court on Thursday intervened in the case of the arrest of a Class 11 student for allegedly posting on Facebook an 'objectionable' comment on senior Samajwadi Party leader and Uttar Pradesh Minister Azam Khan.

Class XI student sent to jail for derogatory Facebook post on Azam Khan
Class XI student sent to jail for derogatory Facebook post on Azam Khan

In a shocking incident, a class XI student was arrested and sent to jail for allegedly posting derogatory comments on Facebook against Samajwadi Party leader and Uttar Pradesh Urban Development Minister Azam Khan.

40 new cases of H1N1 in Uttar Pradesh

Over 40 new cases of swine flu were reported from across Uttar Pradesh since Saturday, health officials said on Monday.

39 new swine flu cases reported in UP

39 new cases of swine flu today surfaced taking the total number of people suffering from the H1N1 virus to 916 in Uttar Pradesh.

42 new swine flu cases reported from Uttar Pradesh

Fourty two new cases of swine flu surfaced on Tuesday, taking the total number of people suffering from the H1N1 virus to 689 in Uttar Pradesh, where 16 persons have died so far due to the disease.

BJP reworking strategy in UP post Delhi debacle: Kalraj Mishra

Union Minister Kalraj Mishra has said that BJP is reworking its strategy in Uttar Pradesh in the wake of its debacle in the recent Delhi polls but denied that he had attributed the loss to entry of "parachute leaders".

Minor girl shot dead for resisting harassment in UP

A 14-year-old girl was shot dead allegedly by two youths when she resisted harassment by them in Sirsa village here, police said Friday.

Striking UP lawyers to meet union law minister

Striking lawyers of Lucknow, Kanpur, Bareilly and Moradabad divisions in Uttar Pradesh will call on union Law Minister DV Sadananda Gowda on Wednesday, demanding the jurisdiction of the Lucknow bench of the HC be expanded.

Light rains in UP; Gorakhpur coldest at 3.4 degrees Celsius

Light to moderate rains on Thursday lashed isolated places in western Uttar Pradesh with Agra receiving 1 cm of rainfall.

Bareilly peaceful after clashes

Seventeen people were arrested and cases slapped against 400 people Friday for their alleged involvement in communal clashes in Bareilly earlier this week, police said.

Tension prevails in Bareilly's Fatehganj Pashmin, police lathicharge

Tension prevailed in Fatehganj Paschim area on Thursday when police resorted to lathicharge to disperse locals, demanding arrest of those involved in defilement of a place of worship here.

Animal slaughter triggers communal tension in Bareilly

Bareilly: Communal tension gripped parts of Bareilly in Uttar Pradesh after miscreants slaughtered an animal and threw it next to a religious place, police said on Wednesday.

Four narcotic smugglers arrested, four kg charas found in UP

Bareilly: Four international narcotic smugglers were on Friday arrested by the police and four kg charas, worth Rs four lakh in the international market, was seized from their possession in Baradari area here.

Badaun gang-rape case: Arrested UP constable pleads innocence

Bareilly: A constable, who was arrested after being accused of raping a minor girl in the Badaun district of Uttar Pradesh, on Tuesday pleaded his innocence, adding that he was being framed.

UP govt orders probe into death of minor

The Uttar Pradesh government has ordered a probe into the death of a five-year-old student, who died allegedly after he was beaten up by his teacher in Bareilly district on Monday.

Bareilly: Nursery student allegedly 'beaten to death' by teacher

Bareilly: Nursery student allegedly 'beaten to death' by teacher.