Couple found hanging from tree in Uttar Pradesh

A young couple was found dead with their bodies hanging from a tree in Sirsia area of Shravasti district, police said on Wednesday.

Precious idol recovered, Nepalese arrested

A Nepalese citizen was arrested by Shashastra Seema Bal after a precious idol was allegedly recovered from his possession in neighbouring Shravasti district.

Akhilesh gets feel of power crisis in surprise inspection

Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav Wednesday got a first hand taste of the grim power scenario in the state during a surprise inspection at Shravasti on the sprawling state`s border with Nepal.

Akhilesh removes DM, suspends 6 officials after surprise visit

Shravasti District Magistrate Bhanu Chandra Goswami was removed and six officials were suspended this evening, hours after Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav paid a surprise visit to different parts of the district and warned against laxity.

Wife kills husband over illicit affair in UP

A 35-year-old man was allegedly killed by his wife for having an illicit relationship with another woman, police said Wednesday.

SP to field Atiq Ahmed from Shravasti

Making minor changes the ruling Samajwadi Party on Friday decided to field its controversial Lok Sabha candidate Atiq Ahmed from Shravasti instead of Sultanpur.

Man set ablaze by friend in Bahraich

A 45-year-old man suffered serious burn injuries after he was allegedly set ablaze by his friend in Manvariya village, police said on Friday.