Basti fire renders nearly 150 families homeless in Nagaland

Around 150 families were rendered homeless in a devastating fire that broke at Rio colony, Signal Basti in Dimapur, official sources said.

Heat wave sweeps UP, Basti hottest at 44 degrees Celsius

Uttar Pradesh continued to reel under scorching heat despite day temperatures falling appreciably in Moradabad and Meerut divisions.

Congress chooses Ambika Singh as replacement for Basti seat

Congress today decided to field Ambika Singh from Basti parliamentary constituency in Uttar Pradesh a day after party nominee Sanjay Kumar Jaiswal quit the fray after being accused of sexual harassment.

Congress` Basti candidate refuses to contest

Congress candidate from Basti Lok Sabha seat, MLA Sanjay Kumar Jaiswal on Tuesday refused to contest the election, saying he would fight the polls After a sexual harassment charge levelled against him was proved wrong.

Cong`s Basti candidate refuses to contest

Congress candidate from Basti Lok Sabha seat, MLA Sanjay Kumar Jaiswal, today refused to contest the election, saying he would fight the polls After a sexual harassment charge levelled against him was proved wrong.

Lawyer commits suicide in UP

A lawyer Thursday allegedly committed suicide by shooting himself with his licensed rifle at his residence here, police said.

Five die in rain-related incidents in UP

Five persons were killed on Friday in rain-related incidents in Uttar Pradesh taking the toll this monsoon in the state to 93.

Man sentenced 10 years of RI in rape case

man has been awarded 10 years of rigorous imprisonment by a local court here in a two-year-old rape case.

Four-year-old raped by minor boy in UP

A four-year-old girl was allegedly raped by a teenager in Ghonsere Misr village in Pakaulia area here, police said on Wednesday.

Three killed in road mishap in Basti

3 pilgrims were killed and 18 others injured when a bus rammed into a stationary truck in Harriya police station area, police said.

Man sentenced to 10 years RI in rape case in UP

A man was sentenced to 10 years rigorous imprisonment by a court for raping a minor girl in 2008.

Murder case against six cops

A case of murder has been registered against six policemen, including a then SHO, in connection with the death of a sub-inspector last year.

Six UP cops booked for murdering colleague

Six Uttar Pradesh policemen were Wednesday booked for the murder last year of a sub-inspector, police said.

Village head shot dead in Basti

A village head was allegedly shot
dead by three motorcycle-borne men over some old rivalry in
Pathara area near here, police said today.

UP: Father, son get 10 yrs RI in murder case

A father-son duo were sentenced to 10 years rigorous imprisonment and fined with Rs 10,000 each by a local court in connection with an attempt to murder case.

Woman, son killed over dowry in UP

A 22-year-old woman and her
minor son were killed allegedly by her husband and in-laws over dowry in Parasrampur area, police said here Wednesday.

Basti: In-laws kill woman over dowry

A woman was allegedly killed by her in-laws for dowry in Valtarganj area here, police said.

Basti: Man gets lifer for poisoning son

A man was sentenced to life imprisonment and a penalty of Rs 5,000 by a local court for killing his nine-month-old son by poisoning him two years ago.

Man sentenced to seven years imprisonment in rape case

A man was sentenced to seven years imprisonment by a local court here for raping a minor girl, prosecution sources said on Saturday.

Journalist shot dead in Basti

A journalist was shot dead by
unidentified persons in Kotwali area of the city, a senior
officer said here on Sunday.