A 33-year-old woman was allegedly gang-raped by three persons, one of them a schoolteacher, who later left her tied to a tree in naked condition, police said on Monday.
Coming out in defence of Samajwadi Party chief Mulayam Singh Yadav`s rape remarks, his daughter-in-law Dimple Yadav on Sunday said that such remarks are made at times.
Several vehicles and shops were today torched during a group clash following a dispute over opening a bank account in Saurikh town, police said.
Seven persons including three children were killed and five others injured in separate incidents of house collapse due to rains in Kannauj and Azamgarh districts of Uttar Pradesh.
Two days after inmate`s suicide sparked violence in Kannauj prison, 37-year-old prisoner died in the district jail here under mysterious circumstances, with family alleging it was a custodial death.
An inmate allegedly committed suicide by hanging himself in his cell following which other prisoners clashed with the deputy jailer and indulged in brick batting.
Three people, including a bank managar and software engineer, were killed and another was injured in a collision between two motorcycles on Etawah-Kannauj road Saturday afternoon.
In a case of brutal corporal punishment, a 10-year-old boy died allegedly after being beaten up by his teacher in Bilsahaiganj area in the district.
With Congress deciding not to field any candidate against Dimple Yadav in Kannauj, the conjectures of a UPA-SP alliance in 2014 LS polls got sharper.
UP Election Commission issued notification for elections in all urban local bodies, excluding those covered under Kannauj Lok Sabha constituency.
Kannauj Lok Sabha constituency will go for a bypoll on June 24.The votes would be counted on June 27.
Samajwadi Party chief Mulayam Singh Yadav apparently favours the candidature of Dimple Yadav.
A couple and their three-year-old daughter were found with their throats slit at their home in Uttar Pradesh Thursday, police said.
Four kids were mowed down by a speeding truck in UP`s Kannauj district on Wednesday, sparking violent protests by local people who attacked a police station and targeted public property.
Mayawati government on Sunday said
there is no breakdown of law and order situation in the state
and stern and prompt action was being taken against the
Day in Pics: 29th August
August 29, 2014
Famous Ganesh Pandals in Mumbai