BSP's founder member Deena Nath Bhaskar resigns

Founder member of BSP and former minister Deena Nath Bhaskar has resigned from the primary membership of the party, accusing the leadership of "selling tickets" to candidates.

Two arrested, heroin worth Rs 3 cr seized in UP

Three kg heroin, worth Rs three crore in the international market, was seized and two narcotics smugglers were arrested, police said on Saturday.

Sant Ravidas Nagar district in UP to be renamed Bhadohi

 The Uttar Pradesh government on Saturday decided to rename Sant Ravidas Nagar district in the state as Bhadohi.

12 injured in clash with police during idol immersion in UP

At least 12 people were injured and about a dozen vehicles damaged after local people clashed with police over alleged inadequate arrangements for immersion of idols of Goddess Durga in Ugapur canal in Aurai area here.

Woman raped by lawyer, constable in UP

A 30-year-old woman was allegedly gang-raped by a lawyer and a constable in police lines here, police said Friday.

Man gets life term for raping minor in UP

A local court has awarded life sentence to a 45-year-old man for raping a minor here, about four years ago.

Four killed in trucks collision in UP

Four persons of a family were killed when two trucks collided in Aurai area here, police said today.

One dead in a clash over children brawl

An 80-year-old man was killed and ten others were injured in a clash between two groups of a family in Thanipur village under Gopiganj police station area here on Monday, police said.

Eight-year-old girl raped by youth

An eight-year-old girl was allegedly raped by a youth in the Ram Raipur locality here, police said on Monday.

Two children crushed to death by tractor

Two children were killed and one was injured after being crushed by a tractor in Gyanpur area on Sunday, police said.

Fake encounter case: Non-bailable warrants against 19 UP cops

A court here has issued non-bailable warrants against 19 policemen in a 31-year-old fake encounter case, officials said here on Saturday.

Woman set ablaze for dowry in UP`s Bhadohi

A 23-year-old woman was allegedly set ablaze for dowry in Aurai area of the district.

3 children die of diarrhoea in Bhadohi

3 children died of diarrhoea .They were admitted to the hospital on Friday where they died during treatment, Chief Medical Officer said.

Ten bonded labourers freed in UP

Ten bonded labourers working in a brick kiln were rescued after a raid in Chavar Navada village here, police said.

One killed in clash over plucking of mangoes

The deceased was allegedly beaten to death when he and his brother Ram Mohan clashed with their three elder brothers over plucking of mangoes.

Woman killed due to high voltage power supply

A 35-year-old woman was killed and seven others received serious burn injuries following high voltage supply in over a dozen houses in Gopiganj police station area this morning.

Infant dies, another taken ill after vaccination

A 40-day-old infant died and
another fell ill allegedly after they were
administered DPT vaccine by state health department staff in Bhadohi.

Vote against caste politics, Rahul tells UP

As Uttar Pradesh gears
up for next year`s Assembly polls, Rahul Gandhi on Wednesday warned
people against those indulging in caste politics.

UP: Youth beats mother to death

A 19-year-old youth beat his mother to death and grievously injured his two siblings in a village here, police said.

SP legislator booked for manufacturing illicit liquor

A Samajwadi Party (SP) legislator in Uttar Pradesh has been booked for allegedly being involved in supplying and manufacturing illicit liquor in the state, police said Monday.