Under attack from opposition parties over law and order issue in the state, CM Akhilesh Yadav on Thursday made surprise calles to several senior police officers and checked their locations.
Two people involved in cattle trade have been arrested for allegedly trying to run their truck over two policemen, police said here Wednesday.
BJP veteran Kalraj Mishra, whose candidature from here almost brew a storm in the party, has an onerous task of emerging victorious from this seat which his party has won only twice.
A 12-year-old daughter of a government health worker was allegedly raped by a youth in Khukhundu area of the district here.
Followers of former BJP state unit president Surya Pratap Shahi on Sunday burnt an effigy of party president Rajnath Singh for denying the former a ticket from the Deoria LS constituency.
A Dalit woman was allegedly
gang-raped in Lar area here by three persons who also tried to kill her, police said here Thursday.
A Dalit woman was allegedly gang-raped in Lar area here by three persons who also tried to kill her, police said here on Thursday.
Firing erupted during a scuffle between a BSP MLC and a businessman, leaving one person injured in Deoria district, police said on Monday.
A woman was allegedly gang-raped by three persons in Rampur Karkhana area, police said Wednesday.
Eight persons, including a former BSP MLA, were on Friday booked in connection with the murder of a village head in Patharhut area.
An assistant engineer of Public Works Department was arrested here on Saturday for allegedly attempting to molest his domestic maid, police said.
The insensitivity of the Uttar Pradesh Police on Friday came to the fore, as a senior police officer was caught on camera humiliating a 35-year-old Dalit woman.
A 28-year-old woman allegedly immolated herself after setting ablaze her three minor daughters in Balsahiya village of the district, police said Friday.
An antique idol of Lord Parshuram, worth crores of rupees in international market, was stolen from a temple in Salempur police station area, police said today.
In yet another evidence of the rampant criminalisation of UP and their brazen functioning, suspected criminals ran a truck over a police sub-inspector in Deoria district.
Six persons of a marriage party were killed and 12 other injured when a tractor-trolley in which they were travelling was hit by a train at an unmanned crossing here, police said on Friday.
A teenager was killed and two others were injured Monday after police allegedly fired at a mob, which went on a rampage to protest the murder of a sadhu in Rampur Karkhana area, officials said here.
Three persons were injured in alleged firing by police during a clash with a mob following a violent protest after the death of a sadhu in Rampur Karkhana area here, official sources said.
Two more persons died after they
allegedly consumed spurious liquor in Uttar Pradesh`s Deoria
district taking the toll to five since Friday, officials
Day in Pics: 29th August
August 29, 2014
Famous Ganesh Pandals in Mumbai