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
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
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 village in Uttar Pradesh prides itself as the 'home of the soldiers'.Nov 17, 2015, 22:10 PM IST
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
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
The UP village where religion does not preach hatredMay 28, 2015, 23:53 PM IST
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
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
The idols have been replaced and security has been tightened in the area.Apr 05, 2012, 13:52 PM IST
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`.
Pipria Singipur is a village in parliamentary constituency of Varun Gandhi.Aug 20, 2010, 09:40 AM IST
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.
A woman allegedly burnt to
death her lover while he was sleeping in the field at
Keshavpur village here.
A woman was allegedly gangraped
in the presence of her one-year-old daughter at a village in
Azamgarh district, police said on Monday.
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