Minor girl gang-raped by six in UP

A 17-year-old girl was allegedly kidnapped and gangraped by six persons here, police said.

Minor girl gang-raped by six in UP

A 17-year-old girl was allegedly kidnapped and gangraped by six persons here, police said.

Minor girl gang-raped by six men in Varanasi

A 17-year-old girl was allegedly kidnapped and gang-raped by six persons here, police said.

Uttar Pradesh to have metro in more cities

The Uttar Pradesh government has decided to run metro rail in Meerut, Kanpur, Allahabad and Varanasi, after pushing for a similar project in Lucknow, an official said Tuesday.

Set up expert panel on construction of new ghats at Varanasi: HC
Set up expert panel on construction of new ghats at Varanasi: HC

The Allahabad High Court today directed the Uttar Pradesh government to constitute an expert committee to look into the feasibility of proposed construction of four new ghats along the river Ganges in Varanasi.

Samajwadi Party blames BJP for communal tension in UP

Hitting out at BJP for the recent communal tension in Uttar Pradesh, ruling Samajwadi Party on Sunday alleged that Prime Minister Narendra Modi and BJP chief Amit Shah "influence" it from behind.

Petition in HC challenging Modi's election deferred to Oct 31

The Allahabad High Court on Friday deferred till October 31 hearing on a petition challenging the election of Prime Minister Narendra Modi from the Varanasi Lok Sabha constituency.

Bihar businessman abducted in Varanasi

Varanasi: A Bihar-based businessman has allegedly been abducted from Lanka area in Varanasi, police said today.

Durgesh Seth, a native of Sasaram, Bihar is a jewellery merchant and often used to visit Varanasi for business purposes, they said.

Luxury river cruise sails up to Varanasi from Patna

One of the first luxury river cruises from Patna to Varanasi on the Ganga River, traversing a distance of over 420 km has been launched.

Modi, Abe meet over dinner, pitch for robust future in ties

Setting the tone for their formal Summit on Monday, Prime Minister Narendra Modi and his Japanese counterpart Shinzo Abe on Saturday night spoke about a "strong and robust future" for the bilateral ties, with the Indian leader hoping that the two sides would strive to achieve in five years the unrealised potential of five decades.

Special trains for Katra, Varanasi to clear festive rush

In order to clear extra rush of passengers during the forthcoming festive season of Dussehra and Diwali, Northern Railway has decided to run 8 pairs of special trains to various places including Jammu, Katra, Varanasi and Ajmer, among others.

PM Modi's Japan visit: MoU to turn Varanasi into 'smart city' signed

Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday arrived at the Osaka International airport in Japan on his maiden bilateral visit outside the Indian subcontinent, which is expected to open new vistas in the bilateral ties and take the Strategic and Global Partnership to a higher level.

Towards an eco-friendly Ganesh Chaturthi!

Devotees have chosen to celebrate an eco-friendly Ganesh Chaturthi this time by opting for eco-friendly Ganesh idols.

Amit Shah inaugurates PM Narendra Modi`s Parliamentary office in Varanasi

Bharatiya Janata Party president Amit Shah on Wednesday inaugurated Prime Minister Narendra Modi`s Parliamentary office in the temple town.

Amit Shah to open PM Modi`s Parliamentary office in Varanasi

Prime Minister Narendra Modi`s Parliamentary office in the temple town has been finalised and will be inaugurated on August 20 by BJP chief Amit Shah, a party spokesperson here said.

Varanasi boat capsize: 5 more bodies recovered, 7 missing

The bodies of five more persons were fished out of the Ganga river while a search was on to trace the seven others who had gone missing after a boat capsized in the river near Shooltankeshwar area.

Yasin Bhatkal to be questioned by UP Police

Indian Mujahideen commander Yasin Bhatkal will soon be interrogated by the Uttar Pradesh Police, an official said Thursday.

Varanasi boat tragedy: Seven bodies recovered

Bodies of seven persons who had gone missing after a boat capsized in the Ganga in Varanasi have been recovered, a senior government official said on Wednesday.

Boat capsizes on Ganga in Varanasi, 18 missing

Around 18 of the 40 people went missing today after a boat carrying them capsized on the Ganga river at Betawar ghat near Shooltankeshwar area under Rohania police station here, police said.

Shah to inaugurate Modi`s public relations office in Varanasi

In his first visit to Uttar Pradesh after being elevate to the post of BJP president, Amit Shah will addressed a workers` convention in Lucknow on August 19 and inaugurate a public relations office of Prime Minister Narendra Modi in Varanasi.