UP village

PM Modi lauds UP village for becoming free of open defection

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday congratulated the people of Mubarakpur, a small village in Uttar Pradesh, for becoming free of open defecation.

Jun 25, 2017, 12:02 PM IST

After threatening to embrace Islam, Valmikis get haircut in UP village after 70 years

For 70 years, members of the Valmiki community in Uttar Pradesh's Fatehpur Shamshoi village were denied a haircut due to an upper-caste diktat. That changed yesterday -- but only after they threatened to convert to Islam.

May 17, 2017, 19:47 PM IST

Police arrests advocate

 An advocate of Dayaram village

May 05, 2016, 03:18 AM IST
Sheetal Khera – This village in UP got electricity 68 years after independence

Sheetal Khera – This village in UP got electricity 68 years after independence

 Sheetal Khera Village – a village in close proximity of Lucknow – finally got electricity after 68 years of Independence.

Dec 06, 2015, 10:19 AM IST

Paina: A village where every family gives birth to a soldier

Paina village in Uttar Pradesh prides itself as the 'home of the soldiers'.

Nov 17, 2015, 22:10 PM IST

DNA: Village in UP builds bridge without govt's help

Often people beg for help from government in desperate conditions, but despite misery this village of Uttar Pradesh made a bridge of its own that helped twenty villages to cross the river.

Oct 31, 2015, 00:02 AM IST

Lovers found hanging in UP village

The bodies of two alleged lovers were found hanging from a tree on the outskirts of Isanagar in Lakhimpur Kheri district of Uttar Pradesh by villagers on Wednesday morning, police said.

Jun 03, 2015, 15:50 PM IST

Special: The UP village where religion does not preach hatred

The UP village where religion does not preach hatred

May 28, 2015, 23:53 PM IST

Woman paraded naked in UP village, husband beaten up

A woman was allegedly stripped and forced to walk around naked while her husband was severely beaten up for opposing "local goons" in Andryan village of Jehanabad area here.

Jun 28, 2014, 15:59 PM IST

Teenager gang-raped, burned to death in UP village

A teenage girl succumbed to her injuries at a hospital after she was allegedly gang-raped and set ablaze by three men in Chitbadgaon area.

May 17, 2013, 21:17 PM IST

Tension grips UP village after desecration of idols

The idols have been replaced and security has been tightened in the area.

Apr 05, 2012, 13:52 PM IST

UP village wants to be named after Anna

Villagers of Rema in the
district have gone all out to express solidarity with Anna
Hazare`s movement, requesting the administration to change the
name of their hamlet to `Anna`.

Aug 24, 2011, 14:20 PM IST

A UP village faces a 9-year-long power failure!

Pipria Singipur is a village in parliamentary constituency of Varun Gandhi.

Aug 20, 2010, 09:40 AM IST

2 killed as rival groups trade gunfire in UP village

Two persons were killed and six
injured in a gunbattle today between two rival groups during a
discussion on a move to bring no-confidence against a village
head at Samodpur village here, police said.

Aug 04, 2010, 20:24 PM IST

Woman burns to death lover in UP village

A woman allegedly burnt to
death her lover while he was sleeping in the field at
Keshavpur village here.

May 23, 2010, 18:00 PM IST

Woman gangraped in UP village

A woman was allegedly gangraped
in the presence of her one-year-old daughter at a village in
Azamgarh district, police said on Monday.

Nov 16, 2009, 23:32 PM IST

Tension in UP village: Panchayat bans Dalits to enter into fields

Tension prevailed in a village in the district after a community panchayat banned entry of Dalits into agricultural fields, even as police stepped up security to avert any untoward incident.

Sep 16, 2009, 17:57 PM IST