Prayagraj

Heavy rains, lightning kill at least 36 in Uttar Pradesh, parts of northern India

Officials said 39 people in the state have died from lightning in the last five days, prompting authorities to issue new guidelines for how people can protect themselves during a thunderstorm.

published on : 25th September 2022

11 schoolboys held, 24 detained for UP bomb blasts

Prayagraj police have arrested 11 students and detained 24 others since Tuesday in connection with a series of crude bomb blasts in the city in the last three months.

published on : 30th July 2022

Prayagraj violence: House demolished had accused Javed Mohammad's nameplate, Yogi government tells HC

In its counter-affidavit, the state government raised preliminary objection to maintainability of the writ petition filed by the wife and daughter of Mohammad.

published on : 1st July 2022

House demolition: Allahabad HC gives a day’s time to UP govt to respond to Parveen Fatima's plea 

The petitioners’ counsel submitted that the house demolished by the authorities did not belong to Javed Mohammad but to his wife who had received it as gift from her parents even before her marriage.

published on : 28th June 2022

Prayagraj violence: Accused's wife moves HC, demands compensation and action against officials

Parveen Fatima, who owned the property demolished by PDA, accused the officials of acting as per their whims and fancies while raging her house.

published on : 22nd June 2022

Prayagraj clashes: Police release pics of 40 accused; posters may be put up in city

Police sources claimed that posters of the 40 accused who were allegedly involved in arson and vandalism during the June 10 protests would be put up across the city.

published on : 15th June 2022

Prayagraj violence: Group of advocates file plea in HC against demolition of Javed Mohammad’s house

In the petition, it has been claimed that the demolition of Javed Mohammad’s house is against the law as the property does not belong to him but is owned by his wife Praveen Fatima.

published on : 13th June 2022

Group of advocates file plea in Allahabad HC against Javed Ahmad's house demolition 

Five advocates from an association, Zila Adhivakta Manch, claimed in the petition that the owner of the house, demolished on Sunday, was Javed's wife Parveen Fatima.

published on : 13th June 2022

Culture of bulldozing thrives: Sibal on demolition in Prayagraj

The Prayagraj Development Authority (PDA) on Sunday demolished the house of the alleged mastermind of Friday's violence in Prayagraj amid heavy police deployment.

published on : 13th June 2022

Prophet remarks row: Bulldozers raze 'illegal properties' of protesters for second day in UP's Prayagraj

According to sources, the gate and outer walls of the house of Javed Mohammad, the alleged mastermind behind the protests and the subsequent violence on June 10, has been demolished today.

published on : 12th June 2022

Prayagraj violenece: 'Mastermind' Javed Ahmed detained, people with AIMIM link surface

UP Police said Javed's daughter who studies in Delhi is also involved in such activities and if needed, they will send a team to Delhi after contacting Delhi Police.

published on : 11th June 2022

Prayagraj killings: TMC writes to NHRC, alleges UP Police attempted to 'bury' rape evidence

A fact-finding delegation of the TMC visited the spot of the incident on April 24 and met with the family and other villagers to inquire into the details of the incident.

published on : 26th April 2022

Uttar Pradesh: Two Prayagraj victims sexually assaulted, claims TMC 

The members of the TMC fact-finding team interacted with the family members and relatives of the victims.

published on : 24th April 2022

Trinamool Congress to send fact finding team to Prayagraj after brutal murder of family

The TMC delegation to Prayagraj comprises Dola Sen, Mamata Bala Thakur, Saket Gokhale, Uma Soren and Lalitesh Tripathi.

published on : 23rd April 2022

Five of family killed in Uttar Pradesh's Prayagraj

Five members of a family were killed with sharp-edged weapons in Khevrajpur village in the district, police said on Saturday.

published on : 23rd April 2022

Five of family found dead at home in UP, SP says state has 'drowned in crime' under BJP 2.0

Replying to Yadav, a senior police official said a preliminary probe indicates that the head of the family killed the others before committing suicide.

published on : 17th April 2022

10-year-old aspiring athlete runs from Prayagraj to Lucknow, meets Uttar Pradesh CM Yogi Adityanath

A 10-year-old class 4 girl, who ran from Prayagraj to Lucknow to meet Uttar Pradesh CM Yogi Adityanath in Lucknow, on Saturday.

published on : 16th April 2022

The Monk who Rode his Ferrari Roaring Back to Power   

Though elections were held in five states, all eyes were focused on Uttar Pradesh, the most populous state in India that sends the largest contingent of MPs to Lok Sabha.

published on : 20th March 2022

Kumbh Mela: Engineers to management grads across faiths, 10K sign up to turn Naga sadhus

They will be monitored for some years to ascertain whether they joined for genuine reasons or took the step to dodge a personal crisis. When they pass all the tests, they are pronounced as Naga sadhus

published on : 4th February 2019