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.
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.
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.
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.
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.