50 VHP activists held for trying to perform banned parikrama

Faizabad district officials arrested about 50 VHP activists in the Gosaiganj and Akbarpur police station areas of the neighbouring Ambedkarnagar district.

Lightning kills five in Uttar Pradesh

Five people, including two children, were killed after being hit by lightning in Uttar Pradesh late Wednesday, police said.

Two more rape cases reported in Uttar Pradesh

The first rape was reported from Faizabad district, while the other from Bahraich district.

Woman immolates two daughters before committing suicide

A 32-year-old woman committed suicide after immolating her two daughters in Maharajganj area of Faizabad district.