UP flood situation grave, toll mounts to 89

Flood situation remained grave in Uttar Pradesh where the toll rose to 89 with reports of seven more deaths in the state whose eastern parts were worst hit.

Woman sets herself, daughters on fire in UP village

A woman in an Uttar Pradesh village set herself and her five daughters on fire after she was taunted and beaten up by her husband for not bearing a son, police said on Tuesday.

Gonda fake encounter case: 8 cops convicted

Eight policemen have been convicted by a special CBI court in a 31-year-old fake encounter case in Gonda district in which 13 people were killed.

Six girls drown in pond Jharkhand

Six minor girls drowned while trying to collect snails in a pond at Mehrama area in Gonda district of Jharkhand, police said on Sunday.

UP: BJP MLA`s son killed in firing

The son of a sitting BJP MLA was on Tuesday killed in an exchange of fire between the two over a minor altercation in Gonda district.

Bus runs over seven, four killed

At least four people were killed and three injured critically when a bus ran over them in Uttar Pradesh`s Gonda district Monday, police said.

Engine of Bihar-Delhi Garib Rath derails

The engine of the Bihar-Delhi
Garib Rath derailed after hitting a road roller at an unmanned
railway crossing in the district this evening, disrupting
rail traffic on the route.