Netaji's driver Col Nizammudin - the oldest man alive - opens joint bank account with wife at 116 years

Netaji's driver Col Nizammudin - the oldest man alive - opens joint bank account with wife at 116 years

Colonel Nizammudin - the man who had played a pivotal role in forming the Azad Hind Fauj and was a close aide of late freedom fighter Subhash Chandra Bose has created a a history of sorts by opening a bank account at an age of 116 years.

Newly-elected village head's kin killed over poll rivalry

A 34-year-old nephew of a newly-elected village head was killed and three others injured in a firing on Tuesday by alleged supporters of former Gram Pradhan Mahendra Yadav over panchayat poll rivalry in Mehnagar area here.

Congress leader shot dead in Azamgarh

The leader had contested the state assembly election on Congress ticket in 1993 from Lalganj assembly segment.

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Minor raped by home guard jawan in UP

A 10-year-old girl was allegedly raped by a home guard jawan in Kotwali area, police said on Monday.

Panchayat poll candidate's husband shot dead in Uttar Pradesh

Husband of a Panchayat election candidate was shot dead by allegedly unidentified persons over political rivalry in Deogaon area here, police said on Monday.

Indian-Americans asked to invest in education in India

 Entrepreneur and philanthropist Frank Islam would like fellow Indian-Americans to make a strategic investment in education in India as it is the great equaliser and opportunity creator.

Speeding truck kills two in UP

Two persons were today killed after being hit by a speeding truck near Ambari police outpost in Falpur area here, police said.

Protest erupts after undertrial dies at Azamgarh jail

Inmates at the divisional jail here today staged a demonstration after an undertrial in a dowry death case died allegedly due to lack of proper treatment.

Two persons sentenced to life for murder in Azamgarh

 Two persons were today sentenced to life imprisonment by a local court for killing a man in 2001.

No Azamgarh youth linked to IS, says UP Police

The Uttar Pradesh Police on Thursday rejected the reports that some youths of Azamgarh have links with terror outfit IS.

Mumbai batsman Sarfaraz Khan switches allegiance, to play for Uttar Pradesh

Mumbai batsman Sarfaraz Khan switches allegiance, to play for Uttar Pradesh

One of the emerging talents in Indian cricket, Mumbai batsman Sarfaraz Khan has switched allegiance, and will turn up for Uttar Pradesh from the upcoming season.

Body of man with bullet wounds found in Azamgarh

A 40-year-old man's body, riddled with bullets, was recovered from Bhourodaspur village in Maharajganj area here Thursday, police said.

Two teenagers killed in road mishap in UP

Two teenage boys were on Tuesday killed when their bicycle was hit by an allegedly speeding truck in Chhatarpur village in Bardah area here, police said.

Five children drown in UP

 Five children drowned today while bathing their buffaloes in a pond in Bharonpur dargah village, police said.

Dust storm, lightning kill five in UP

Five people including a woman were killed late Friday after a dust storm and lightning hit many parts of eastern Uttar Pradesh, officials said on Saturday.

Man killed in group clash in Kandhara

A 55-year-old person on Sunday died on the spot and two others injured when two groups clashed due to land dispute in Kandhara area here, police said.

DM orders FIR against school manager teaching abusive language

The district magistrate has ordered registration of an FIR against manager of a local school here after he was allegedly found teaching abusive language to students.

UP school teaches foul language, how to abuse

In a shocking incident, the manager of a school in Uttar Pradesh paraded the students at a public place where he exhibited their skills in abusive and foul language that was taught in classes.

Samajwadi Party to compare development works in Azamgarh and Varanasi

Taking pot shots at BJP for allegedly making false promises to gain power, Samajwadi Party on Wednesday said his party would compare the development works in the constituencies of Prime Minister Narendra Modi and SP chief Mulayam Singh Yadav during one year's time.