Obama's India visit: Security at Yamuna Expressway heightened

The Uttar Pradesh police has started patrolling of Yamuna Expressway ahead of US President Barack Obama's visit to India to attend Republic Day celebrations on January 26.

'Haji Yakub Qureshi's statement defending Paris terror attack against humanity'

Uttar Pradesh IPS officer Amitabh Thakur on Sunday said that the controversial statement of Uttar Pradesh minister and BSP leader Haji Yakub Qureshi defending Paris attack was objectionable and against humanity.

Badaun case: Court gives CBI time till Jan 16 to file evidence

CBI was on Tuesday given time till January 16 by a local court to file evidences in the infamous Katra Sadatganj case in which bodies of two teenage cousins were found hanging from a tree, in an alleged case of gang-rape and murder.

Man held for sodomising 12-year-old boy in UP

Muzaffarnagar: A person, who had allegedly sodomised a 12-year-old boy in September last year, was arrested in Khaderwala locality here, police said today.

STF roped in to nab policemen accused of raping minor

The Special Task Force of Uttar Pradesh police has been directed to track down two absconding policemen who allegedly raped a 14-year-old girl inside police station premises on Wednesday and were sacked.

Mobiles, western culture, indecent dressing reasons for rape: UP Police

After SP leader Mulayam Singh Yadav's 'ladke to ladke hain' (boys are boys) remark about rapists, Uttar Pradesh Police has listed mobile phones, western culture and indecent dressing by women as reasons for rape.

Rape remarks: DCW chief slams UP Police's 'small mentality'

Delhi Commission for Women Chairperson Barkha Shukla Singh on Thursday expressed concern over reports of the Uttar Pradesh Police blaming indecent clothing and exposure to mobile phones for the rise in rape cases.

UP Police alerts Uttarakhand about presence of SIMI terrorists

Uttar Pradesh police has alerted their counterparts in Uttarakhand about the possible presence of suspected terrorists associated with the banned outfit SIMI in that state.

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.

SC orders UP Police to protect inter-religion couple

The Supreme Court Monday directed Uttar Pradesh Police to provide protection to a young couple belonging to different religions and who married in Delhi recently.

Wife kills husband over illicit affair in UP

A 35-year-old man was allegedly killed by his wife for having an illicit relationship with another woman, police said Wednesday.

AL Bannerji to be new DGP of UP

Anand Lal Bannerji, a 1979 batch IPS officer, will be the new Director General of Uttar Pradesh Police.

CBI takes up Garg family murder case

Nearly 13 years after a family of four was killed, CBI, on the orders of the Supreme Court, has started its re-investigation into the murders.

One held for shooting BJP leader, family in UP

A man was arrested Monday over the killings of a Madhya Pradesh-based BJP leader and three of his family members in Jhansi Sunday, officials said.

UP police brutality in Firozabad: 4 cops suspended, NCW to send notice

The National Commission for Women (NCW) has said it will send a notice to the Uttar Pradesh police seeking an explanation on the police brutality.

Want security for `Aam Aadmi` first, not me: Arvind Kejriwal

Delhi CM Arvind Kejriwal on Monday said that he does not need any protection for himself and instead want the `aam aadmi` or the common man be protected first after the Uttar Pradesh police said that the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) leader will be accorded `Z` category security.

Dalit minor killed after being raped in UP

A minor Dalit girl was allegedly raped and murdered in Haridwar district, a senior police official said Wednesday.

Let police come out with truth on LeT operatives` meeting: BJP

BJP on Tuesday asked Delhi Police to come out with the truth soon on the meeting of suspected LeT operatives with persons in Muzaffarnagar and accused the Centre and UP government of playing politics by giving communal colour to a national security issue.

Undertrial dies in Muzaffarnagar jail in UP

A 55-year-old undertrial prisoner lodged in district jail here allegedly died after suffering from a brain hemorrhage recently, police said.

Lawyer commits suicide in UP

A lawyer Thursday allegedly committed suicide by shooting himself with his licensed rifle at his residence here, police said.