Western UP witnesses heavy rainfall

Heavy rains lashed parts of western Uttar Pradesh on Saturday with the MeT Department predicting that monsoon may advance into the state in the next four-five days.

149 candidates in fray for by-polls on 11 UP Assembly seats

With the last date for filing nomination for by-polls on 11 Assembly seats in Uttar Pradesh ending today, a total of 149 candidates are in the fray.

Ensure code of conduct for UP by-polls: Poll panel to officials

The Election Commission has directed the district officials to ensure complete adherence to model of conduct in places where assembly and parliamentary by-polls will take place in Uttar Pradesh, officials said Friday.

Ramdev campaigns for riot-accused BJP candidates

Riot-accused BJP candidates Sanjeev Baliyan from Muzaffarnagar and Bharatendu Singh contesting from Bijnore Lok Sabha constituencies Tuesday got a shot in the arm with Yoga guru Ramdev campaigning for them.

Model code violation case against BSP candidate

A case of violation of the election Model Code of Conduct has been registered against the BSP candidate for Bijnore constituency, Maluk Nagar and two others, police said Saturday.

Nomination filing from today for 10 LS seats in UP

The process of filing nomination papers for ten Lok Sabha seats in Uttar Pradesh will start with the issuance of notification from Saturday for the first phase of polling on April 10.

Two killed in mishap in Bijnore in UP

Two persons were killed and about 12 others injured when a mini-truck carrying about 15 cloth merchants overturned on the Nehtaur-Kotwali Road, police said on Friday.

Over 50 children fall sick after eating stale chaat

Over 50 children fell sick due to food poisoning after eating stale chaat from a roadside shop in Rampur village here, officials said here.

18-yr-old girl burnt alive in Bijnore

An 18-year-old girl was allegedly burnt alive by five persons in Mudhal village in the Heempur Depa police station area.

Teenager burnt alive in Uttar Pradesh

A teenaged girl was burnt alive in a village in Uttar Pradesh`s Bijnore district, police said.

Four killed, 35 injured in road mishap in UP

Four persons were killed and 35 others injured in a head-on collision between a truck and a tractor-trolley on Bijnore-Haldaur highway, police said Friday.

Youth sets girl ablaze in UP after failing to rape her

A minor girl was burnt to death by a youth after he failed to rape her.

U`khand floods: Seven bodies recovered in UP rivers

As clear weather boosted rescue operations in flood-ravaged parts of Uttar Pradesh, especially in the western region, bodies of seven persons which reportedly came floating from Uttarakhand were recovered from Bijnore.

Cops suspended for beating minor gang-rape victim

In another shocking incident of mistreatment of alleged rape victim,a 16-year-old girl claimed she was beaten up by police personnel when she had gone along with her parents to file complaint against two youths.

Youth arrested for attempting to kidnap minor girl

A youth was nabbed when he attempted to kidnap a minor girl at Nagina area here, police said on Monday.

Kanwaria dies in road accident in Bijnore

A Kanwaria (follower of Lord Shiv) was killed Wednesday after being hit by a vehicle following which his colleagues blocked the road, police said here.

Prisoner escapes from police custody

A prisoner escaped from police custody after throwing chili powder into the eyes of a police constable.

Six of a family die as car falls into canal

Six members of a family were drowned when the car, they were travelling in, fell into a canal near Chandak head here, police said.

Farmer objects to forcible reaping of crop, shot dead

A farmer was shot dead in a village in Bijnore after he objected to forcible reaping of his sugarcane crop by four muscle men of the area .

Three killed, five injured in Bijnor

Three persons were killed and five
injured when a tractor-trolley collided with a van carrying a marriage party on Noorpur-Moradabad road, police said Wednesday.