Jinnah row: Uneasy calm prevails on AMU amid heavy security, students’ stir continues

Students of the university continued indefinite protest on Thursday demanding action against right-wingers who had tried to trespass campus boundary on Wednesday.

03 May 2018

Jinnah portrait: AMU on boil as right-wingers, students clash

While the clash raged outside, former vice-president Hamid Ansari was present on the university campus to attend a programme of AMU students’ union

03 May 2018

Violence at Aligarh Muslim University over Mohammad Ali Jinnah's portrait

Earlier, members of a right-wing organisation had briefly clashed with Aligarh Muslim University students and entered the campus.

02 May 2018

Uttar Pradesh minister Swami Prasad Maurya slams BJP MP for raking Jinnah issue

Speaking to reporters, Maurya said that Jinnah was a `Mahapurush' who contributed to country’s freedom struggle before Pakistan was formed. 

02 May 2018

13 kids killed after train hit school van at unmanned railway crossing in Kushinagar

UP CM visits bereaved families, announces ex-gratia, kicks up a row with a 'murmur' School mgmt booked under various Sections of IPC

26 Apr 2018

Salman Khurshid's answer on communal riots during Congress regime not satisfactory, says AMU student Mohammad Amir Mintoee

Mohammad Amir Mintoee, an ex-student of Aligarh Muslim University, tried to put senior Congress leader Salman Khursheed on the mat during an event on campus last Sunday.

24 Apr 2018

On back foot, Congress leader Salman Khurshid blames media for distorting 'blood on hands' remark

Salman Khurshid was replying to a direct question put forth by an ex-AMU student who asked if Congress had stains of Muslims’ blood on its hands owing to a number of riots in its receptive regime.

24 Apr 2018

Unnao rape accused MLA Kuldeep Singh Sengar's 'Y' category security cover withdrawn; to be in CBI remand till April 27

Moreover, four cops deployed at the MLA’s Makhi residence in Unnao and three personnel accompanying him were reportedly withdrawn from his service.

21 Apr 2018

Loya case verdict: Rahul Gandhi should apologise to nation, says Uttar Pradesh CM Yogi Adityanath

UP CM Yogi Adityanath accused the grand old party of conspiring to vitiate the atmosphere for settling political rivalry.

19 Apr 2018

Uttar Pradesh: Siblings murdered in Etawah; minor raped, killed in Etah

Even as the outrage over the brutal Kathua gangrape and murder is yet to subside, a similar incident has been reported here.

18 Apr 2018

CBI gets Unnao rape survivor's statement recorded in court

Walking out of the court, the girl expressed contentment over the progress of investigations into the case saying that she was now hopeful that justice would be meted out to her.

16 Apr 2018

Doubt over age of Unnao rape victim; Will charges under POCSO Act against accused hold?

Will the POCSO case hold against Sengar in light of new revelations that say that the victim could not be a minor when she was allegedly raped in June, last year.

16 Apr 2018

Unnao Rape case: CBI may get accused MLA Kuldeep Singh Sengar's NARCO, polygraph test done

Senior CBI officials disclosed that the decision for NARCO test was taken in the wake of the contradiction in answers given by the MLA to similar set of questions posed to him during the grilling

15 Apr 2018

Unnao rape case: CBI gets seven-day custody of accused BJP MLA Kuldeep Singh Sengar, victim undergoes medical examination

Accused of raping a 17-year-old and conspiring to kill her father, who died of injuries he sustained while beaten brutally in police custody, Sengar was arrested by the CBI on Friday. 

14 Apr 2018

Unnao rape: Accused BJP MLA Kuldeep Singh Sengar arrested by CBI

CBI team visited the hotel in Unnao where the victim is housed under police protection to take her statement.

14 Apr 2018