UP govt begins withdrawal of seven cases against BJP legislator Sangeet Som, including four related to Muzaffarnagar riots
BJP legislator Sangeet Som and more than 200 others who had 'liked' the video which had sparked the 2013 Muzaffarnagar riots were booked under various sections of the IPC and section 66 of the IT Act
'Criminals roaming around in Uttar Pradesh,' says Priyanka Gandhi in jibe at Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath
Congress leader Priyanka Gandhi Vadra hit out at CM Yogi Adityanath alleging that criminals are "roaming around freely, doing as they like" in Uttar Pradesh.
Uttar Pradesh Bar Council President Darvesh Yadav cremated in Etah day after being shot dead at an Agra court
Darvesh Singh Yadav, Uttar Pradesh Bar Council President who was shot dead by a lawyer on the Agra court premises, was cremated in Etah district of Uttar Pradesh
Aligarh murder case: Police makes headway, arrests two others; prime accused was booked for raping own daughter 5 yrs ago
Aligarh Murder Case: Meanwhile, amid conflicting reports on whether or not the girl was subjected to sexual abuse, the police clarified that rape cannot be ruled out at this point
Aligarh toddler's murder sends shockwaves across nation, misinformation spreads like wildfire on social media
Many among those who tweeted about the incident have claimed that the young girl was raped before she was murdered. It has also been claimed that the victim’s arm was amputated, her eyes were gouged out and acid was poured on her body.
The Aligarh police has formed a six-member special investigation team to probe the incident.
'State governed by goons camouflaged as cops': UP Opposition targets BJP over Vivek Tiwari murder case
Demanding action against the accused, Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) chief Mayawati asserted that since the BJP has come to power in Uttar Pradesh the law and order has gotten worse. She also demanded a high-level inquiry into the matter.
Vivek Tiwari's widow names constables in fresh FIR; says have 'full faith' in UP govt after meeting Yogi Adityanath
Vivek's widow Kalpana Tiwari filed the fresh FIR as the family believed that the first one weakened the case by not naming the two accused Uttar Pradesh Police constables.
The Yogi Adityanath government in Uttar Pradesh may withdraw riot cases if they are "politically motivated", the state's Law Minister Brijesh Pathak said on Thursday.
Departure of several senior leaders leaves BSP scrambling in bid to reorganise party before 2019 polls
Battling the void left by departure of several senior leaders, the BSP has gone back to the drawing board to build a second rung of leadership.