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Uttar Pradesh News

Nithari case: Won't rest till punishment is not implemented, says victim's mother

A Central Bureau of Investigation court in Uttar Pradesh on Monday awarded the death sentence to accused Moninder Singh Pandher and Surinder Koli in the 20-year-old Pinki Sarkar murder case.

Rs 100 crore ransom sought for abducted UP businessman

Uttar Pradesh businessman Sanjeev Gupta is a partner in prominent food chain Sagar Ratna.

No separate lanes for VIPs at toll plazas: Uttar Pradesh govt

After facing flak, the Uttar Pradesh government on Monday decided that there will be no separate lanes for VIPs at toll plazas in the state.

Oppn boycotts UP Assembly for third day, holds parallel 'House'

Instead of participating in the proceedings of the House, members of the Samajwadi Party, the BSP and the Congress sat in the Central Hall and ran a parallel "House".

UP to undertake major police recruitment soon

Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath`s government proposes to recruit more than 1.5 lakh police personnel in the next five years.

Uttar Pradesh: One killed in road accident

 One person was killed and another seriously injured when their motorcycle was hit by a van near Jehagirabad.

Police modernisation in UP: CAG paints a grim picture

The Centre released "Rs 496.84 crore (70 per cent)" during the period, of its due share, as against "Rs 162.20 crore (38 per cent)" allocated by the state.

Nithari killings: Moninder Singh Pandher, Surinder Koli get death penalty in Pinki Sarkar murder case
Nithari killings: Moninder Singh Pandher, Surinder Koli get death penalty in Pinki Sarkar murder case

A CBI court on Monday convicted businessman Moninder Singh Pandher and his domestic help Surender Koli to death in a Nithari serial rape and murder case.

Shortage of ammunition plagues UP ATS: CAG

The Comptroller and Auditor General has red-flagged shortage of ammunition for the UP Anti- Terrorist Squad.

Uttar Pradesh Assembly adjourned till July 26

BJP MLA Mathura Prasad Pal had recently come to the UP Assembly on a wheel chair to cast his vote in the presidential poll.

Real estate sector's credibility at stake, govt will be forced to take harsh decisions: UP CM
Real estate sector's credibility at stake, govt will be forced to take harsh decisions: UP CM

Adityanath said that over the last four months, his government had sensed a problem between the builders and buyers.

UP: 21 admitted after consuming 'poisonous' tea in Mirzapur
UP: 21 admitted after consuming 'poisonous' tea in Mirzapur

At least 21 people fell ill after consuming poisonous tea from a tea stall in Uttar Pradesh's Mirzapur district.

UP: 24 Kawariyas, many policemen injured in stone pelting
UP: 24 Kawariyas, many policemen injured in stone pelting

Nearly 24 Kawariyas along with four Indo-Tibetan Border Police (ITBP) personnel and two police personnel were injured after a group of stone pelters attacked a number of devotees of Lord Shiva in Uttar Pradesh on Friday.

Uttar Pradesh: Stopped from playing music, Kawariyas attack police with stones

Four of the kawariyas were taken into custody and cases were registered against the others.

Nithari killings: CBI court convicts Moninder Singh Pandher, Koli in 7th case

Police had discovered 19 skeletons from Moninder Singh Pandher's house in Nithari in Noida on December 29, 2006.

Uttar Pradesh: DJ night in Rampur govt hospital, patients left unattended – Watch video
Uttar Pradesh: DJ night in Rampur govt hospital, patients left unattended – Watch video

The incident took place at a government hospital in Rampur district's Tanda on Friday.

SP leader dies after heart attack at meeting chaired by Akhilesh Yadav

As he complained of cardiac distress, he was rushed to the Civil hospital but he collapsed.

Govt to ensure large scale job opportunities for UP youth: Union minister Rajiv Pratap Rudy

In the next three to five years, one ITI would be opened in all the districts of the state.

UP: BJP legislator Mathura Prasad Pal dies after long-battle with cancer

After a long battle with cancer, Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) legislator Mathura Prasad Pal died on Saturday in Mathura.

Jeweler shot dead in Uttar Pradesh's Hardoi
Jeweler shot dead in Uttar Pradesh's Hardoi

A jeweler Sarvendra Pandey on Friday was robbed of cash worth Rs. 20 lakh and later shot by unidentified men in Hardoi district.

Supreme Court to decide on early hearing of pleas in Ram Janmabhoomi-Babri Masjid land dispute case
Supreme Court to decide on early hearing of pleas in Ram Janmabhoomi-Babri Masjid land dispute case

The apex court questioned Swamy`s role in the matter and said it did not have the time to hear the plea."What is your locus standi in the case? We didn`t know that you are a party to the case. 

Babri Masjid land dispute: SC to decide on early hearing of pleas
Babri Masjid land dispute: SC to decide on early hearing of pleas

The Supreme Court on Friday said that it will soon decide on early hearing of batch of petitions including cross appeals in the Ram Temple Babri Masjid land dispute case.

Uttar Pradesh government recommends into Gomti River Front project

This comes a month after an FIR was lodged at the Gomti Nagar police station against eight engineers of the Uttar Pradesh Irrigation Department in connection with alleged financial anomalies in the project.

Mixed response among parties to Mayawati's resignation from Rajya Sabha

"BSP supremo Mayawati is unable to digest the results of 2014 Lok Sabha elections and 2017 UP Assembly elections. People of UP have grossly rejected partisan and communal politics. They are looking forward to progress and development of the state," UP BJP spokesperson Rakesh Tripathi said.

UP school girls forced to strip: 12 staffers dismissed

"The other 12 staffers, including seven teachers and an accountant, were dismissed yesterday. They were found responsible in an inquiry into the forced stripping of the girls to check if they were menstruating ," he said.

Jubilation, jigs and sweets in President-elect Ram Nath Kovind's village

NDA candidate Ram Nath Kovind was on Thursday elected the 14th President of India. 

Uttar Pradesh: Man rapes stepdaughter, attacks wife

The woman, who married the accused a few years ago, told police that her husband raped her 18-year-old daughter from her first marriage.

Over 100 kanwariyas hurt as lightning strikes camp in Uttar Pradesh

The kanwariyas or Lord Shiva devotees were taking rest under the shed of an abandoned petrol pump in Muzaffarnagar's Khatauli area when lightning struck and the shed collapsed, burying many.

Man booked for trying to rape widowed sister-in-law in Uttar Pradesh

The accused and his parents have been arrested and the woman hospitalised, they said.

Mayawati presents handwritten resignation, Hamid Ansari accepts note
Mayawati presents handwritten resignation, Hamid Ansari accepts note

The Rajya Sabha chairman on Thursday accepted the resignation of BSP supremo Mayawati.