Namita Bajpai

UP shocker as teacher drills into boy’s palm

According to local sources, the horrific incident happened when Vivan, 9, was passing through the library of the school, where instructor Anuj Pandey was overseeing some repairing work. 

26 Nov 2022

Shraddha Walker murder case: Man held for saying ‘murder was justified’

The youth, identified as Rashid Khan, was seen justifying Shraddha’s death. He was later found out to be Vikas Kumar. 

26 Nov 2022

UP: Teacher hurts Class V student with drilling machine for failing to recite multiplication table

The instructor has been terminated from service and a panel has been constituted to probe into the incident of corporal punishment.

25 Nov 2022

Man held in UP's Bulandshahr for justifying Shraddha Walkar’s murder

Video of the accused claiming himself to be Muslim had gone viral on various social media platforms.

25 Nov 2022

Lucknow Diary

If UP Congress insiders are to be believed, Rahul Gandhi-led Bharat Jodo Yatra, initially scheduled to enter Uttar Pradesh on December 24, is likely to tweak its programme to take a detour.

25 Nov 2022

Model code case: UP court declares BJP MP absconder

Sagar is accused of getting a wall of Shahjahanpur painted without seeking the administration’s permission.

24 Nov 2022

Akhilesh-Shivpal bonhomie talk of the town; but its longevity depends on Mainpuri bypoll results

However, political pundits and SP rivals are wondering if the new-found bonhomie between Akhilesh and Shivpal will survive the test of times.

22 Nov 2022

Hate Speech case: Azam Khan gets reprieve, Sessions Court grants bail

However, while going through the roughest patch in his political and personal life, Azam Khan is facing the exodus of his loyalists from the party in Rampur ahead of bypoll.

22 Nov 2022

Allahabad High Court acquits rape convict in jail for 19 yrs, raps prison officials

The accused was convicted in a rape case under IPC Section 376 and Section 3(2)(v) of the SC/ST Act by the Special Judge (SC/ST Act) in 2003 and was sentenced to life imprisonment.

22 Nov 2022

PM brings south India closer to north in Kashi

The PM greeted the audience in Tamil, and his speech was translated into Tamil as many people in the audience were from Tamil Nadu.

20 Nov 2022

PM to flag off Kashi-Tamil festival today

While Union Ministry of Education is the nodal ministry for the event, IIT Chennai and Banaras Hindu University have been selected as the nodal institutes for the programme.

19 Nov 2022

'Gujarat mein Modi chhe…': BJP turns to UP leaders to shore up support in 64 seats

The saffron brigade has roped in Bhojpuri film stars-turned-politicians like North East Delhi MP Manoj Tewari and Gorakhpur MP Ravi Kishan to campaign in Ahmedabad and Surat.

18 Nov 2022

Akhilesh, wife reach out to uncle Shivpal Singh Yadav

The SP chief has entrusted the responsibility of taking over the legacy of his father late Mulayam Singh Yadav to Dimple by making her the party candidate from the Mainpuri Lok Sabha seat.

18 Nov 2022

Court rejects Gyanvapi mosque panel appeal against worship of ‘Shivling’

The VVSS’ plea has sought a ban on the entry of Muslims in Gyanvapi premises, handing the premises over to Hindus and giving them rights to worship the purported Shivling.

18 Nov 2022

Minor pushed to death by jilted lover from fourth floor in Lucknow

Police lodge case against accused under sections of murder, anti-conversion law.

16 Nov 2022