Chandauli

Three drown in Ganga in UP

Three drown in Ganga in UP

Three persons drowned in the Ganga in Chandauli on Monday morning while bathing in the river, police said.

Jun 05, 2017, 13:55 PM IST
Varanasi stampede: Death toll mounts to 25, UP CM Akhilesh Yadav suspends five officials including city SP

Varanasi stampede: Death toll mounts to 25, UP CM Akhilesh Yadav suspends five officials including city SP

Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav on Saturday suspended at least six police personnnel including city Superintendent of police after the deadly stampede in Varanasi that claimed at least 25 lives. 

Oct 16, 2016, 10:16 AM IST
At least 19 killed in stampede during Baba Jai Gurudev's sabha near Varanasi; PM Narendra Modi 'deeply saddened'

At least 19 killed in stampede during Baba Jai Gurudev's sabha near Varanasi; PM Narendra Modi 'deeply saddened'

At least 19 people were killed in stampede at Rajghat bridge between Varanasi and Chandauli area in Uttar Pradesh.

Oct 15, 2016, 15:30 PM IST
Bizarre! Villagers in UP held hostage BSP MLA, local councillor over power cut issue

Bizarre! Villagers in UP held hostage BSP MLA, local councillor over power cut issue

In an unprecedented move, the villagers here in Uttar Pradesh held hostage two officials - MLA of Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) and local councillor - over frequent power cuts in the area.

Jul 19, 2015, 17:33 PM IST

Four individuals of UP on tour to Nepal reportedly missing

 Four individuals from Chandauli district of Uttar Pradesh, who went on a trip to Nepal, have reportedly gone missing after the earthquake struck Nepal and parts of northern India and their families have requested the Indian Government to find them and bring them back to safety.

Apr 27, 2015, 05:08 AM IST

Masarat Alam's arrest: Rajnath Singh congratulates J&K CM

Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh on Sunday congratulated Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Mufti Mohammad Sayeed for arresting separatist leader Masarat Alam for raising pro-Pakistani slogans and unfurling Pakistan`s flag.

Apr 19, 2015, 23:27 PM IST

Rahul Gandhi, Congress 'misleading' farmers: Rajnath Singh on Kisan rally

Senior BJP leader Rajnath Singh on Sunday slammed Congress vice president Rahul Gandhi for "misleading" peasants at the Kisan Maha rally and made an appeal to the community to not get misguided by rumours spread against NDA government's land acquisition ordinance and other policies.

Apr 19, 2015, 18:47 PM IST

Watch: Villagers attend 'Nag-Nagin' wedding

In what may sound like an Indian folklore to many, a man in Rajpur district of Varanasi wished to get married to a 'Ichchadhari Nagin' (mythical shape-shifting serpent creature ), a belief supported by his kith and kin​, report claimed on Sunday.

Apr 05, 2015, 15:34 PM IST

Doctor carries out sterilisation surgery on 27 women in one hour

A doctor allegedly carried out sterilization surgeries on 27 women in an hour at a primary health centre here recently without proper arrangements in place, prompting the district authorities to order a probe.

Mar 05, 2015, 15:58 PM IST
Under-construction house collapses in UP, 13 killed

Under-construction house collapses in UP, 13 killed

Thirteen people were killed and one other injured when an unfinished house collapsed in Dulhipur locality in Mughalsarai area here, police said on Sunday.

Feb 15, 2015, 11:04 AM IST

Retired govt health official found dead in Chandauli

Chandauli: A 63-year-old retired government health official, who was missing since December 4, was found dead in Alinagar police station area here, police said today.

Dec 09, 2014, 13:08 PM IST

Punjab govt employee held for eve-teasing in Rajdhani train

An employee of the Punjab government was on Thursday arrested for allegedly teasing two women in a Rajdhani Express train while it was passing between Kanpur and Allahabad.

Nov 13, 2014, 18:33 PM IST

Minor girl gang-raped by six in Uttar Pradesh

A 17-year-old girl was allegedly kidnapped and gang-raped by six persons here, police said.

Oct 17, 2014, 10:57 AM IST

Minor girl gang-raped by six in UP

A 17-year-old girl was allegedly kidnapped and gangraped by six persons here, police said.

Sep 17, 2014, 22:54 PM IST

Minor girl gang-raped by six in UP

A 17-year-old girl was allegedly kidnapped and gangraped by six persons here, police said.

Sep 17, 2014, 22:54 PM IST

Minor girl gang-raped by six men in Varanasi

A 17-year-old girl was allegedly kidnapped and gang-raped by six persons here, police said.

Sep 17, 2014, 13:39 PM IST

UP CM launches 49 development schemes totalling Rs 568 cr

Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav launched 49 developmental schemes totalling Rs 568 crore for Varanasi and Chandauli districts.

Jan 23, 2014, 19:51 PM IST

Lawlessness in UP: School principal shot dead

Principal of a primary school was shot dead in Chandauli district on Friday morning.

Sep 27, 2013, 20:57 PM IST

Woman killed by daughter-in-law

An elderly woman was killed allegedly by her daughter-in-law and two more persons in Chakia area, police said here.

May 24, 2013, 12:58 PM IST

Five accused in gangrape case sent to judicial remand

A court on Saturday remanded five persons to 14 days judicial custody in connection with the alleged gangrape of a girl from Chandauli (Uttar Pradesh) in the state capital two days ago.

Sep 29, 2012, 19:28 PM IST