Himachal seeks extradition of Nepalese for temple heist

 Himachal Pradesh has sought the extradition of the Nepalese prime suspect in the theft of an antique idol from a historic temple in Kullu town, police said Saturday.

Dead rat found in mid-day meal, school principal suspended

A dead rat was found in the mid-day meal being served to the children of a primary school in Sultanpur district following which the UP government ordered a probe and suspended principal and a class IV employee of the school.

Court to hear plea against UP minister's son on November 27

A local court has fixed November 27 as the next date of hearing of a petition seeking registration of an FIR against Uttar Pradesh minister Gyatri Prasad Prajapati's son for allegedly abducting a girl.

15-year-old girl raped in UP

A minor girl was allegedly raped by a 40-year-old man at her house in Dharaye village under Kudwar police station of the district on Thursday, police said.

Varaun Gandhi takes CMO to task for absence of doctors

BJP MP Varun Gandhi on Friday "reprimanded" the chief medical officer of the district over "absence" of doctors at a community health centre.

Varun Gandhi's supporters pelt stones at house of BJP MP who slammed Maneka

The supporters of Varun Gandhi on Monday pelted stones at the house of BJP MP Shyama Charan Gupta, who had criticised Union minister Maneka Gandhi for batting for her son as the Uttar Pradesh chief minister.

Two killed in road accident in UP

A pregnant woman and her minor son were killed while her husband was injured when their motorcycle was hit by a truck near Badhauti trisection under Dostpur police station area, police said Tuesday.

15-year-old girl raped in UP

A minor girl was allegedly raped by a 40-year-old man at her house in Dharaye village under Kudwar police station.

Varun Gandhi becomes father of baby girl

Sultanpur MP and BJP leader Varun Gandhi and his wife Yamini were on Monday blessed with a baby girl.

Amethi murder case: Main accused surrenders before court

The main accused in the murder case of a Congress leader`s son and his aide has surrendered before a court in Sultanpur, police said here Tuesday.

Youth shot dead in UP

A 28-year-old youth was on Tuesday shot dead by unidentified persons in Chanda area here.

Man shot dead in Sultanpur

A 38-year-old man was allegedly shot dead by two motorcycle borne youths in Kajiyana locality in Dostpur area here, police said Tuesday.

Woman raped by neighbour in UP

A 24-year-old married woman was allegedly raped by her neighbour in the Baldirai area here, police said Friday.

8-year-old girl raped in UP

An eight-year-old girl was allegedly raped by a man in Jaisinghpur area here.

Two minor girls drown in pond

Two minor girls today drowned in a pond in Malakjosh Patti village in Chanda area here, police said.

Married woman strangled to death by paramour

A 25-year-old married woman was allegedly strangled to death by her paramour at Sarai Samnekhpur village here, police said on Thursday.

Eight phase of Lok Sabha polls: List of constituencies and key candidates

Amethi, Sultanpur, Pratapgarh, kaushambi, Phulpur, Allahabad, Faizabad, Ambedkar Nagar, Bahraich, Kaiserganj, Shrawasti, Gonda, Basti, Sant Kabir Nagar, Bhadohi

Varun Gandhi battles to reclaim his late father`s heritage

Young BJP leader Varun Gandhi focuses on positive politics, but doesn`t promise to turn Uttar Pradesh`s Sultanpur "into Paris" as he traverses the parliamentary constituency that was once represented by his late father Sanjay Gandhi.

Youth sets himself ablaze, hugs BSP leader

A youth set himself on fire and embraced a BSP leader in Uttar Pradesh`s Sultanpur town during a live TV debate on the Lok Sabha election, police said Tuesday.

15 candidates in Sultanpur; BJP eyes lotus bloom after 16 yrs

A Babri Masjid demolition case accused, fighting on a BSP ticket, will take on BJP`s Varun Gandhi in this Lok Sabha constituency as the saffron party is looking at wresting it after a long gap of 16 years.