Mau

Four of a family killed in fire in UP

Four persons, including three children, from the same family were killed and others received serious injuries in a fire due to cooking gas leakage in their house  in Majhwara bazar area here, police said on Tuesday.

Mau mishap: Girl succumbs to injuries, toll 7

The toll in school van-train mishap has risen to seven with the death of one more girl at at the Banaras Hindu University hospital in Varanasi late on Monday night.

Van driver's negligence seems reason for mishap: Minister

 Negligence by the van driver appears to have led to its collision with the train near Mau in Uttar Pradesh which led to the death of six kindergarten students on Thursday, government told Parliament.

Train-school van collision due to negligent driving of vehicle: Govt

New Delhi: Preliminary information suggests that the school van-train collision near Mau in Uttar Pradesh that left six children dead was due to negligent driving of the vehicle, Rajya Sabha was informed on Thursday.

Train-van collision in UP: Railways announce compensation

Railway Minister Suresh Prabhu on Thursday termed as "unfortunate" the death of five children in a train-school van collision at an unmanned railway crossing in UP's Mau district and announced a compensation of Rs 2 lakhs to the next of the kin of the deceased.

Railway Minister Suresh Prabhu blames school van driver for UP accident

Railway Minister Suresh Prabhu on Thursday termed as "unfortunate" the death of five children in a train-school van collision at an unmanned railway crossing in UP's Mau district and announced a compensation of Rs 2 lakhs to the next of the kin of the deceased.

Uttar Pradesh: Five children killed as train rams into school van

Five children were on Thursday killed and eight others injured when a school van was hit by a Varanasi-bound passenger train at an unmanned railway crossing in Mau district.

WhatsApp reaches 600 million active users,60 million from India

WhatsApp`s popularity has reached another milestone. CEO and founder Jan Koum on Twitter announced that the instant mobile messaging app now boasts of 600 million monthly active users.

Man kills toddler son; attempts suicide

Driven by superstition that his late father was haunting him, a 35-year-old man attempted suicide by jumping into a well alongwith his toddler son resulting in death of the minor in Indara village.

Youth strangulated to death in UP

A 28-year-old youth was allegedly strangulated to death by some unidentified men in Ghosi area near here, police said on Sunday.

Jain sadhvi molested, assaulted in MP; one held

A Jain sadhvi was allegedly molested and assaulted by her neighbour after she was kidnapped from her father`s house at Mau town in the district by unidentified persons, police said on Saturday.

Minor killed in gate collapse

A minor was killed and another injured when the gate of their house collapsed on them in Gotha village of the district.

Youth shot dead by motorcycle-borne men in Mau

Four motorcycle-borne assailants allegedly shot dead a 20-year-old youth near Bhatikol turn area here this morning, police said.

Minor girl raped in UP

The 12-year-old victim had gone to collect mangoes in an orchard when Vinod Kumar(36) raped her.

Athletics: Malaysia runner says official gave drugs

A gold medal-winning Malaysian athlete who failed a drug test at the Southeast Asian Games has claimed in a sworn statement that a top athletics official arranged his supply of banned substances, reports said on Tuesday.

BSP govt involved in land-grabbing: Mulayam

Samajwadi Party supremo Mulayam Singh Yadav Monday said the Mayawati-led
regime was involved in scams of over Rs 40,000 crore.

Six arrested with ten stolen bikes

Six persons were arrested and ten
stolen motocycles recovered from their possession in the district.

IAF Jaguar fighter aircraft crashes in UP

A Jaguar fighter aircraft on Thursday
crashed in Dilahi Firozpur village in this district, killing
its pilot and a girl working in a field, the second IAF plane
to meet with an accident this week.

FIR against 4, including 2 policemen, for gangrape

An FIR has been lodged here against four persons, including two policemen, for allegedly gang-raping a 42-year-old woman, police said on Thursday.

Man shot dead inside train in UP

Gunmen shot dead a man and left his son critically injured inside an air-conditioned coach of a train in Mau district, UP.