Uttar Pradesh News

Heavy rains predicted in Madhya Pradesh, Uttar Pradesh, Maharashtra; fishermen asked not to venture in sea

Heavy rains predicted in Madhya Pradesh, Uttar Pradesh, Maharashtra; fishermen asked not to venture in sea

Rough to very rough sea conditions are likely to prevail over west central Arabian sea and along and off Odisha and West Bengal coasts. 

Aug 27, 2018, 21:04 PM IST
Man arrested for rape attempt on 8-yr-old girl on Raksha Bandhan

Man arrested for rape attempt on 8-yr-old girl on Raksha Bandhan

The accused, who attempted to rape a minor girl, was thrashed by locals and was later handed over to the police.

Aug 27, 2018, 16:14 PM IST
Two brothers drown in UP river while performing Raksha Bandhan ritual

Two brothers drown in UP river while performing Raksha Bandhan ritual

The two had gone to the river along with their sister to perform 'Kajli Visarjan', a ritual performed in the Bundelkhand region before a sister ties 'rakhi' on a brother's wrist.

Aug 27, 2018, 09:04 AM IST
Uttar Pradesh: Two communities clash outside Shahjahanpur gurudwara, case filed against 70 people

Uttar Pradesh: Two communities clash outside Shahjahanpur gurudwara, case filed against 70 people

Tension erupted on Saturday when a 14-year-old girl was putting up a cart to sell 'rakhis' outside a gurudwara in Banda area of the district and the watchman objected to it.

Aug 26, 2018, 16:31 PM IST
Ballia: Sunny Leone, elephant, pigeon and deer depicted as residents in voters' list

Ballia: Sunny Leone, elephant, pigeon and deer depicted as residents in voters' list

The data entry operator Vishnudev Verma has, meanwhile, been transferred and an FIR has also been lodged against him.

Aug 25, 2018, 09:13 AM IST
Boat capsizes in Ganga in UP; one dead, 21 rescued, 3 missing

Boat capsizes in Ganga in UP; one dead, 21 rescued, 3 missing

21 people have been rescued after the boat mishap, a top UP govt official said.

Aug 24, 2018, 21:20 PM IST
Boat carrying 27 people capsizes in Ganga in Bijnor, rescue operation underway

Boat carrying 27 people capsizes in Ganga in Bijnor, rescue operation underway

The rescue operation is still underway and the divers have so far fished out two bodies from the river. 

Aug 24, 2018, 17:37 PM IST
Uttar Pradesh horror: Man stabs brother to death after an argument over pair of jeans in Allahabad

Uttar Pradesh horror: Man stabs brother to death after an argument over pair of jeans in Allahabad

The incident horrifying incident happened on Thursday. A case has been registered.

Aug 24, 2018, 10:45 AM IST
Unnao rape-murder case: Rahul Gandhi slams PM Narendra Modi over mysterious death, burial of key witness

Unnao rape-murder case: Rahul Gandhi slams PM Narendra Modi over mysterious death, burial of key witness

BJP MLA Kuldeep Sengar is one of the accused in the Unnao rape case.

Aug 23, 2018, 19:10 PM IST
Minor girl gang-raped inside school building in UP's Badaun succumbs to injuries

Minor girl gang-raped inside school building in UP's Badaun succumbs to injuries

The incident came to light when the girl shared her ordeal with family. 

Aug 23, 2018, 17:05 PM IST
Authorities plan to improve infrastructure of pilgrim centres in Govardhan, Vrindavan

Authorities plan to improve infrastructure of pilgrim centres in Govardhan, Vrindavan

Authorities here have planned to improve the infrastructure of noted pilgrim centres in Govardhan and Vrindavan, officials said today.

Aug 23, 2018, 10:48 AM IST
Muslim man says no to animal sacrifice, offers 'goat cake Qurbani' on Eid

Muslim man says no to animal sacrifice, offers 'goat cake Qurbani' on Eid

The Muslim family donated the amount, it had saved to purchase a goat for the sacrificial purpose on Eid, for Kerala flood relief.

Aug 22, 2018, 22:39 PM IST
Eye on 2019? Akhilesh Yadav promises a city after Lord Vishnu to counter BJP's Ram Temple pitch

Eye on 2019? Akhilesh Yadav promises a city after Lord Vishnu to counter BJP's Ram Temple pitch

Akhilesh's comments come after BJP leader Keshav Prasad Maurya last week raked the Ram temple issue.

Aug 22, 2018, 19:17 PM IST
5 dead after consuming spurious liquor in UP's Shamli; SI, 4 constables suspended

5 dead after consuming spurious liquor in UP's Shamli; SI, 4 constables suspended

Five people have died and seven others taken ill at a village in Shamli district since Tuesday allegedly after consuming spurious liquor, police said.

Aug 22, 2018, 15:51 PM IST
UP madrassa loses recognition after students allegedly stopped from singing national anthem

UP madrassa loses recognition after students allegedly stopped from singing national anthem

The recognition of Madrassa Arabia Ahle Girls College, situated in Badago area under Kolhui police station has been cancelled on the order of the state education department.

Aug 22, 2018, 14:22 PM IST
UP ministers to escort Vajpayee's ashes for immersion in 16 rivers

UP ministers to escort Vajpayee's ashes for immersion in 16 rivers

The ashes of late Prime Minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee will be sent to 16 prominent rivers of Uttar Pradesh on Friday for immersion, state BJP President Mahendra Nath Pandey said on Tuesday.

Aug 22, 2018, 06:28 AM IST
Dalit woman beaten up for drinking water from public hand pump in UP's Moradabad

Dalit woman beaten up for drinking water from public hand pump in UP's Moradabad

In yet another incident of caste atrocity, a Dalit woman was thrashed and subjected to cruelty for using a public hand pump for drinking purpose. News agency ANI reported that some local goons found

Aug 21, 2018, 13:26 PM IST
Gau Rakshaks thrash two men with belts, sticks for transporting cows in Uttar Pradesh's Shamli

Gau Rakshaks thrash two men with belts, sticks for transporting cows in Uttar Pradesh's Shamli

Cow vigilantes struck again in Uttar Pradesh as two men, reportedly belonging to a minor community, were beaten for allegedly transporting cows for slaughter purpose.

Aug 21, 2018, 10:32 AM IST
Mathura: Seven hit by speeding train while trying to cross railway track in Kosi Kalan

Mathura: Seven hit by speeding train while trying to cross railway track in Kosi Kalan

The incident took place on Tuesday morning when several people were hit by a speeding train while trying to cross a railway track. 

Aug 21, 2018, 09:36 AM IST
Allahabad: Man found hanging, wife’s body in fridge, daughters stuffed in suitcase

Allahabad: Man found hanging, wife’s body in fridge, daughters stuffed in suitcase

Five members of a family were on Monday night found dead inside their residence in Allahabad in Uttar Pradesh.

Aug 21, 2018, 08:25 AM IST

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