Namita Bajpai

Unnao rape: UP government promises Rs 25 lakh, house for family of victim

Earlier, launching a scathing attack on the state government, Congress general secretary Priyanka Gandhi Vadra claimed that the accused's family was connected to the BJP and was being given patronage.

6 hours ago

WATCH | UP woman shot in face after she stops dancing at wedding

The video was shot on December 1 during a performance at the wedding of village head Sudhir Singh Patel's daughter.

15 hours ago

Ayodhya remains calm, peaceful on 27the anniversary of Babri Masjid demolition

Speaking on the occasion, VHP regional head, Sharad Sharma said that in consonance with the apex court order on Ayodhya dispute, which was seen as the victory of truth, Ayodhya has moved on. 

23 hours ago

Unnao rape case: All five accused sent to jail, police may go for polygraph test

Having collected the evidence from the spot of the incident, the forensic experts tested the residue and claimed that petrol was used in the bid to burn the victim.

23 hours ago

Unnao rape: Lured by marriage promise, woman was held as sex slave for two months

In the FIR, she also mentioned that when she approached the Rae Bareli police, she was sent away without being allowed to lodge her complaint. Only after the court's intervention, an FIR was lodged.

06 Dec 2019

Security beefed up in Ayodhya ahead of Babri Masjid demolition anniversary

Ayodhya SSP Ashish Tiwari said the entire district had been divided into four zones, 10 sectors and 14 sub-sectors.

06 Dec 2019

HC asks BHU, AMU to come up with programme to tackle student delinquency

The court’s directives came while quashing the suspension order of the BHU administration against Anant Narayan Mishra, a student, penalised for allegedly assaulting an assistant professor.

06 Dec 2019

Even Lord Ram couldn't have guaranteed 100 per cent crime-free society: UP minister on Unnao horror

The minister also claimed that there was a decline in the organised crime in the state. He added that criminals, unlike before, did not get political patronage anymore. 

05 Dec 2019

UP rape survivor set ablaze on way to court, five men arrested

The woman -- who was raped in December last year -- received 90 per cent burn injuries and is battling for life at the Lucknow Civil Hospital. Two of the five men are the rape accused.

05 Dec 2019

Cops opt for forensic help to nail down UP necrophile

Even independent legal counsels are also being roped in the investigation to ensure a solid charge sheet against the accused of the trial, said the police.

05 Dec 2019

Law student who accused Chinmayanand of rape gets bail in extortion case

Chinmayanand was arrested on September 20 after the 23-year-old woman, a student of a law college in Shahjahanpur, accused him of rape.

04 Dec 2019

Yogi government denies felling of trees for Defence expo

A team of defence personnel had visited the site and decided to redo the layout of the stalls in such a manner that minimum relocation of vegetation would be required.

04 Dec 2019

Dead rat in midday meal: Principal, 3 teachers, food supplier booked for negligence

Taking action against the school authorities, an FIR was lodged against Principal Vinod Kumar, teachers Sanjive Kumar, Munnu Persad and Babita, and the supplier of the meal -- NGO Jankalyan Samiti.

04 Dec 2019

9 students fall sick after rat cooked in 'dal' in Uttar Pradesh midday meal

According to reports, the dead rat was found at the bottom of the vessel in which the 'urad dal' had been cooked.

04 Dec 2019

Uttar Pradesh government approves metro corridor project between Noida-Greater Noida

In January this year, the Aqua Line of the metro was inaugurated which connects Noida and Greater Noida, covering a distance of almost 30 km.

04 Dec 2019