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Why Devavrata came to be known as Bhishma?

Born to King Shantanu and Ganga, Bhishma was named Devavrata.

Apr 12, 2017, 14:47 PM IST

Goodman arrested for duping Shila Shetty's father of Rs 2 crore

Surendra Shetty alleged that godman Baba Devendra had duped him of Rs two crore after promising him of opening a Yogpeeth.

Nov 21, 2015, 04:58 AM IST

Gang-rape accused commits suicide in UP

A 50-year-old man allegedly committed suicide by consuming a poisonous substance after he was booked on charges of gang-rape in Hastinapur area here.

May 08, 2015, 14:35 PM IST

Hastinapur land grab scam: Revenue clerk dismissed

A revenue clerk allegedly involved in Hastinapur sanctuary land grab scam has been dismissed from service by the district authorities here.

May 06, 2015, 12:36 PM IST

65 endangered juvenile gharials released into Ganges at Hastinapur, UP

To protect the 'critically-endangered' species from extinction, the Uttar Pradesh government in association with the World Wide Fund for Nature has released 65 juvenile Gharials, bred in captivity, into the Ganges at Hastinapur.

Feb 28, 2015, 10:16 AM IST

Hastinapur land grab scam: Chargesheets filed in 11 cases

Police has filed chargesheets in 11 cases against the retired and dismissed revenue officers in connection Hastinapur Sanctuary land grab scam here, senior official said on Monday.

Jan 19, 2015, 14:19 PM IST

Hastinapur sanctuary land grab: Six revenue clerks suspended

 Six revenue officials were suspended in the alleged Hastinapur land grab case, authorities said today.

Jan 01, 2015, 13:55 PM IST

Hastinapur sanctuary land grab case: Main accused denied bail

Bail application of the main accused in the alleged Hastinapur land grabbing case was on Wednesday rejected by a local court here.

Dec 17, 2014, 15:15 PM IST

Local court allows police to interrogate two revenue clerks in Hastinapur

A local court has allowed the police to interrogate two revenue clerks, who were in judicial custody for their alleged involvement in a government land grabbing case in Hastinapur.

Dec 06, 2014, 12:30 PM IST

BSP MLA joins Peace Party

BSP MLA from Hastinapur reserve
seat in Meerut Yogesh Verma, who was denied ticket to contest
the upcoming Uttar Pradesh assembly election on Sunday joined the
Peace Party.

Jan 08, 2012, 21:11 PM IST

Victory parade turns violent, one killed

The RLD candidate`s supporters had taken out the procession to celebrate his victory.

Dec 21, 2011, 18:56 PM IST