AMU protest march against CAB stopped midway, internet services curbed in Aligarh, Saharanpur

The students of Aligarh Muslim University took out a protest march against the passage of CAB in Parliament, but the district administration, with tight security arrangements, stopped them midway.

published on : 13th December 2019

Enforcement Directorate books 2 IAS officers in Saharanpur illegal sand mining case

According to the ED, Singh, a 1998-batch IAS, was posted as the Saharanpur DM between March 28, 2012 and February 12, 2014.

published on : 12th November 2019

Third Uttar Pradesh BJP leader shot dead in one week, motive unclear

On October 8, BJP leader Chaudhary Yashpal Singh was gunned down in a similar manner in Deoband, and two days later, another leader called Kabir Tiwari was killed in Basti. 

published on : 13th October 2019

Public Affairs Centre's study shows declining female labour force across country

Of all the districts in India, three were selected for the study to represent low, mid and best female labour force participation.

published on : 9th October 2019

No headway in journalist's murder in Saharanpur yet

CM Yogi Adityanath took cognizance of the matter and announced an ex-gratia of Rs 5 lakh each for the deceased.

published on : 19th August 2019

Photojournalist with prominent Hindi daily, brother shot dead in UP's Saharanpur

Congress general secretary Priyanka Gandhi Vadra meanwhile alleged that UP was “in the grip of criminals” with help from  the state government.

published on : 19th August 2019

Journalist, brother shot dead in UP's Saharanpur, Priyanka Gandhi slams Yogi government

Congress general secretary Priyanka Gandhi Vadra alleged that Uttar Pradesh was "in the grip of criminals" and the state administration was covering up crimes.

published on : 18th August 2019

Rahul Gandhi reaches Saharanpur, discusses situation with locals

However, the police did try to stop the Congress vice-president but the latter adamantly reached the clash-affected area to take stock of the situation.

published on : 27th May 2017

SC refuses urgent hearing for SIT probe into Saharanpur violence

Gaurav Yadava, a lawyer, who had filed a PIL in his personal capacity, mentioned the plea for an urgent hearing, saying that the situation in the areas was "critical" and needed judicial intervention.

published on : 26th May 2017

Section 144 clamped in Saharanpur, Centre seeks report from UP government

After a fresh wave of caste conflagration sweeping Saharanpur over the last two days, the situation remained tense but under control on Thursday. 

published on : 25th May 2017

Centre sends 400 anti-riot policemen to Saharanpur in UP

The forces were sent after a request from the Uttar Pradesh government, which also despatched a preliminary report to the Home Ministry with details on incidents of violence.

published on : 25th May 2017

Centre seeks report from UP government on Saharanpur violence

The Home Ministry has asked the state government to provide details of the incidents which started last month and the steps taken to restore peace in the western Uttar Pradesh district.

published on : 25th May 2017

Mobile internet, messaging services suspended in Saharanpur

Violence erupted for the second day today as unidentified gunmen shot and seriously injured a member of the upper-caste Thakur community, which is embroiled in a bloody conflict with Dalits.

published on : 24th May 2017

Top Saharanpur babus suspended as violence continues

Mobile internet, messaging and other services were also suspended in the district to prevent rumour mongering.

published on : 24th May 2017

Ruling, opposition parties in UP spar over Saharanpur clashes

Mayawati, during her visit to Saharanpur, had accused the ruling party with failing to stop its own brigade from attacking weaker sections.

published on : 24th May 2017
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