'No one died due to police bullets': Yogi Adityanath says anti-CAA protesters had 'intention to die,' claims 'big conspiracy' behind agitation
Uttar Pradesh chief minister Yogi Adityanath on Wednesday courted controversy when he said that the casualties during protests against the Citizenship Amendment Act (CAA) in Uttar Pradesh had died due to "bullets from rioters" and not from the state police.
Muzaffarnagar Police invoke JJ Act against anti-CAA protestors; districts including Aligarh, Bijnor plan to follow suit
After cases alleging that anti-CAA protesters provoked children to pelt stones in Muzaffarnagar failed legal scrutiny, the Uttar Pradesh Police has now booked people under the stringent Juvenile Justice (Care and Protection of Children) Act 2015.
'Why should I go to homes of vandals?' UP minister refuses to meet kin of Muslim men killed during anti-CAA stir
An Uttar Pradesh minister on a visit on Thursday refused to meet the families of the two Muslim men who died in the recent protests against the new citizenship law.
Uttar Pradesh anti-CAA stir: Sambhal district administration issues notice to 26 people for damaging property during protests
The district administration of Sambhal has issued notices to 26 people for their alleged involvement in damaging properties during protests against the amended citizenship law
CAA protests: UP Police stops Rahul and Priyanka Gandhi from entering Meerut to meet kin of deceased agitators
Congress leaders Rahul Gandhi and Priyanka Gandhi Vadra were on Tuesday stopped by police from entering Meerut on their way to meet the families of those who died during protests against the Citizenship Amendment Act
Kamlesh Tiwari murder case: UP Police tracks two absconding suspects to Bareilly after Gujarat, Maharashtra ATS arrest six in joint operation
Two of the suspects in the murder of former Akhil Bharatiya Hindu Mahasabha leader Kamlesh Tiwari, who are still absconding, have been traced to Bareilly in Uttar Pradesh, reports said on Sunday.
Five detained in Kamlesh Tiwari murder case; sweets brought by accused proved key link, helped traced three back to Surat, say cops
Gujarat Anti-Terrorist Squad (ATS) has nabbed five persons, three of them from Surat, in connection with the killing of a former Hindu Mahasabha leader Kamlesh Tiwari in Lucknow, officials said on Saturday
Kamlesh Tiwari murder: FIR against three after wife of of ex-Hindu Mahasabha leader blames Maulanas; police call it 'personal enmity'
An eyewitness, Saurashtra Singh, told reporters that the police constable deployed at Tiwari's house was sleeping while the gunner attached to him was not coming for the past a couple of days.
Harassed by govt engineer, Uttar Pradesh businessman commits suicide near Bijnor collectorate's office
Alleging harassment by a state government official, a flour-mill owner committed suicide in Uttar Pradesh by consuming poison near the Bijnor collectorate's office
Ganga water in UP-WB stretch unfit for direct drinking and bathing, contains high level of coliform: Pollution control board
The Ganga River water is absolutely unfit for "direct drinking" and only seven spots from where it passes can be consumed after disinfection, the Central Pollution Control Board (CPCB) has said
In 2014 elections, Kunwar Bharatendra Singh won this seat as a BJP candidate.
Bijnor boat capsize: Yogi Adityanath expresses grief over loss of life, directs officials to undertake relief and rescue work
Yogi Adityanath has expressed grief over the loss of life in the boat capsize tragedy in Bijnor and directed officials to undertake relief and rescue work at war footing.
One dead, 9 missing after boat capsizes in Ganga in Uttar Pradesh's Bijnor; NDRF at spot for rescue operation
Bijnor district magistrate Atal Kumar Rai said there were 27 people on the boat which sank in the Ganga near Rajarampur village under Mandawar police station area.
1993 Mumbai blasts: Man accused of helping land RDX arrested after 24 years, sent to 12-day police custody
Arrested for his alleged role in the RDX and arms landing at Gosabara coast in Porbandar for the 1993 Mumbai blasts, Kadir Ahmad was remanded in police custody for 12 days by a Jamnagar court on Sunday
Peeved over an argument, a CRPF jawan ran his car over his friends, killing one of them and injuring another near Noorpur village here, police said on Tuesday.
Allahabad: The Allahabad High Court has transferred close to 400 judicial officers, nearly half of them of the Additional District and Sessions Judge rank, in a major reshuffle in the lower judiciary in Uttar Pradesh.
Three suspected Islamic State operatives arrested by Delhi Police and UP ATS from Mumbai, Jalandhar and Bijnor
Three terror suspects have been arrested in joint raids by Uttar Pradesh Anti-Terrorism Squad (ATS) in coordination with police of five states, officials told IANS on Thursday.
The first two hours of polling in the second phase of the Uttar Pradesh Assembly elections saw 10.5 percent voters exercising their franchise.
UP Election 2017: Will demonetisation hit BJP’s chances? From farm to factory, the jury is still out
It seems that the verdict on the ground on demonetisation is clearly divided along political lines ahead of the Uttar Pradesh Assembly election.
Two of the accused Rehan and Zainul, who were arrested on Tuesday, had claimed that Rizvan and Tanzeem too were involved in the conspiracy following which the arrests were made, he said.