Uttar Pradesh News

Supreme Court to hear pleas on encounter killing of gangster Vikas Dubey on July 14

Supreme Court to hear pleas on encounter killing of gangster Vikas Dubey on July 14

Vikas Dubey, the main accused in the killing of policemen, was shot dead on July 10 on the outskirts of Kanpur when he allegedly tried to flee.

Jul 13, 2020, 19:58 PM IST
UP ashram owner drugged children with 'COVID-19 medicine', sexually harassed them

UP ashram owner drugged children with 'COVID-19 medicine', sexually harassed them

The children had been sent to the ashram by trusting parents with limited means, in hope of giving them a good education.

Jul 13, 2020, 19:47 PM IST
Uttar Pradesh forms panel to probe Vikas Dubey's encounter and July 2 incident where 8 policemen were killed

Uttar Pradesh forms panel to probe Vikas Dubey's encounter and July 2 incident where 8 policemen were killed

Earlier on July 11, the Uttar Pradesh government had constituted a Special Investigation Team (SIT) to probe various aspects of Vikas Dubey, the cases that were registered against him and his alleged

Jul 12, 2020, 22:14 PM IST
Uttar Pradesh to impose lockdown on weekend, only essential services to be allowed

Uttar Pradesh to impose lockdown on weekend, only essential services to be allowed

  The Uttar Pradesh government has decided to implement a new concept of 'mini' lockdown in the state twice every week to deal in the wake of an increasing number of coronavirus.

Jul 12, 2020, 13:58 PM IST
Gangster Act invoked on 20-25 members of Mukhtar Ansari's gang, 7 held; shooter Prakash Mishra's properties seized

Gangster Act invoked on 20-25 members of Mukhtar Ansari's gang, 7 held; shooter Prakash Mishra's properties seized

The Uttar Pradesh has also suspended arms licenses of four people, believed to be aides of Ansari.

Jul 12, 2020, 13:46 PM IST
Will do whatever needed to end corruption, crime in Uttar Pradesh: CM Yogi Adityanath

Will do whatever needed to end corruption, crime in Uttar Pradesh: CM Yogi Adityanath

The Chief Minister also emphasised on Atmanirbhar Bharat while discussing progress on ease of business and economy.

Jul 11, 2020, 22:41 PM IST
SIT constituted to probe cases involving Kanpur gangster Vikas Dubey, his links

SIT constituted to probe cases involving Kanpur gangster Vikas Dubey, his links

Amid demands for a judicial probe into the encounter of Kanpur-based gangster Vikas Dubey, the Uttar Pradesh government on Saturday constituted a Special Investigation Team (SIT) to probe various

Jul 11, 2020, 19:04 PM IST
ED raids tour, travel companies in Delhi, Ghaziabad, seizes Rs 3.57 crores

ED raids tour, travel companies in Delhi, Ghaziabad, seizes Rs 3.57 crores

Further investigation, in this case, is under progress.  

Jul 11, 2020, 16:12 PM IST
Day after Vikas Dubey's encounter, UP Police arrests two for helping gang members

Day after Vikas Dubey's encounter, UP Police arrests two for helping gang members

According to the police, the two accused, identified as Om Prakash Pandey and Anil Pandey were arrested for harbouring two members of Vikas Dubey's gang members for almost four days before their

Jul 11, 2020, 09:49 AM IST
55-hour-long lockdown begins in Uttar Pradesh, only essential services allowed

55-hour-long lockdown begins in Uttar Pradesh, only essential services allowed

Police barricading is done in different parts of Uttar Pradesh to check the movement of people during lockdown in the state. 

Jul 11, 2020, 09:18 AM IST
Vikas Dubey did wrong, deserved this fate, says wife Richa Dubey at funeral

Vikas Dubey did wrong, deserved this fate, says wife Richa Dubey at funeral

Dubey's brother- in- law Dinesh Tiwari performed the last rites at the electric crematorium in the presence of his wife and son. 

Jul 11, 2020, 07:05 AM IST
Vikas Dubey encounter divides nation; why justice moves at snail's pace in India

Vikas Dubey encounter divides nation; why justice moves at snail's pace in India

Many people have termed the police story as a pre-written script, and have questioned Vikas Dubey's encounter.

Jul 11, 2020, 01:23 AM IST
Gautam Buddh Nagar DM issues strict guidelines for COVID-19 lockdown from July 10-13

Gautam Buddh Nagar DM issues strict guidelines for COVID-19 lockdown from July 10-13

The Gautam Buddh Nagar District Magistrate Suhas LY on Friday issued strict guidelines for the three-day-long lockdown in Uttar Pradesh from July 10-13 for a special drive against the rising

Jul 10, 2020, 22:59 PM IST
Statewide cleanliness, sanitization campaign to be held during three-day COVID-19 lockdown in UP

Statewide cleanliness, sanitization campaign to be held during three-day COVID-19 lockdown in UP

A three-day lockdown will come into force in Uttar Pradesh from 10 pm on Friday till 5 am on Monday in order to curb the spread of the coronavirus pandemic. During the three-day lockdown, a massive

Jul 10, 2020, 16:14 PM IST
Silence better than many answers: Rahul Gandhi tweets on gangster Vikas Dubey's encounter

Silence better than many answers: Rahul Gandhi tweets on gangster Vikas Dubey's encounter

Dubey was being brought back to Kanpur from Ujjain on Friday by a team of Uttar Pradesh STF. Upon crossing the Kanpur toll plaza, a car carrying Dubey overturned due to the slippery ground after

Jul 10, 2020, 15:19 PM IST
Gangster Vikas Dubey took 4 bullets, 3 on chest, 1 on hand during Kanpur encounter

Gangster Vikas Dubey took 4 bullets, 3 on chest, 1 on hand during Kanpur encounter

Slain gangster Vikas Dubey, who was killed on Friday (July 10) during an encounter by the Uttar Pradesh Special Task Force (STF) took three bullets to his chest and one on his hand.

Jul 10, 2020, 14:31 PM IST
Gangster Vikas Dubey, killed by STF in Kanpur, exploited the system through his political connections — Know how

Gangster Vikas Dubey, killed by STF in Kanpur, exploited the system through his political connections — Know how

The dreaded gangster from Kanpur exploited legal loopholes and entrenched systems of political patronage to get away with his criminal activities.

Jul 10, 2020, 13:08 PM IST
Gangster Vikas Dubey snatched cop's 9mm pistol, shot dead while trying to escape: UP Police

Gangster Vikas Dubey snatched cop's 9mm pistol, shot dead while trying to escape: UP Police

The UP Police said gangster Vikas Dubey was killed in an encounter after a police vehicle carrying him from Ujjain to Kanpur met with an accident and he tried to escape from the spot. 

Jul 10, 2020, 11:21 AM IST
#VikasDubey, #VikasDubeyEncounter, #VikasDubeyDiary trends on Twitter after UP STF kills gangster in encounter

#VikasDubey, #VikasDubeyEncounter, #VikasDubeyDiary trends on Twitter after UP STF kills gangster in encounter

Minutes after the news of UP Gangster Vikas Dubey encounter broke the internet hashtags like #VikasDubey, #VikasDubeyEncounter, #VikasDubeyDiary started trending on microblogging site Twitter.

Jul 10, 2020, 11:04 AM IST
Criminal killed, what about those who supported him and his dreaded acts

Criminal killed, what about those who supported him and his dreaded acts

Opposition parties have slammed the Yogi Adityanath-led UP govt over the encounter of dreaded gangster Vikas Dubey, who was being brought back to Kanpur from MP's Ujjain.

Jul 10, 2020, 10:42 AM IST