Hamirpur

Showing of 1 - 20 from 46 results
Hamirpur - Total results - 46
Himachal Pradesh panchayat polls: 80% voter turnout recorded in second phase
Politics

Himachal Pradesh panchayat polls: 80% voter turnout recorded in second phase

In the first phase on Sunday, 1,227 panchayats had gone to polls, while voting will be held for 1,137 panchayats in the third and final phase on Thursday

Kanpur gangster Vikas Dubey arrested in Ujjain; history-sheeter is main accused in encounter that killed 8 cops
India

Kanpur gangster Vikas Dubey arrested in Ujjain; history-sheeter is main accused in encounter that killed 8 cops

Notorious gangster Vikas Dubey was caught in Ujjain district on Thursday around the same time two of his close aides were killed in separate encounters in Uttar Pradesh.

Vikas Dubey Kanpur encounter: History-sheeter's close aide shot dead by Uttar Pradesh Special Task Force
India

Vikas Dubey Kanpur encounter: History-sheeter's close aide shot dead by Uttar Pradesh Special Task Force

The police has put up posters of Vikas Dubey at Unnao toll plaza and in Lakhimpur district. The bounty on his head has been increased to Rs 2.5 lakh

Yogi Adityanath asks Prayagraj, Varanasi residents to stay vigilant as Ganga, Yamuna swell due to heavy rainfall
India

Yogi Adityanath asks Prayagraj, Varanasi residents to stay vigilant as Ganga, Yamuna swell due to heavy rainfall

Uttar Pradesh chief minister Yogi Adityanath on Wednesday directed officials in Prayagraj and Varanasi districts to remain vigilant as the water levels in Ganga and Yamuna rivers neared the danger mark

Bypolls to Dantewada, Pala, Badharghat and Hamirpur Assembly seats to be held on 23 September, announces EC
Politics

Bypolls to Dantewada, Pala, Badharghat and Hamirpur Assembly seats to be held on 23 September, announces EC

The Dantewada, Pala and Badharghat bypolls were necessitated following the death of the respective sitting MLAs

Yogi Adityanath meets with Amit Shah as EC prepares to announce bypolls in 11 Assembly seats in UP
Politics

Yogi Adityanath meets with Amit Shah as EC prepares to announce bypolls in 11 Assembly seats in UP

Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath called on Home Minister and BJP president Amit Shah here on Monday.

Truck driver shot dead in Uttar Pradesh's Hamirpur for paying Rs 20 less as extortion fee to security guards
India

Truck driver shot dead in Uttar Pradesh's Hamirpur for paying Rs 20 less as extortion fee to security guards

A truck driver was shot dead by security guards of a sand mine in Uttar Pradesh's Hamirpur district for allegedly paying Rs 30 instead of Rs 50. Station house officer, Sisolar, Rakesh Kumar Pandey, said the incident took place around 4 am. The body of the deceased has been sent for post-mortem and investigation in the case is underway, SHO said.

BJP got highest vote share in Himachal; figures show overwhelming support for party, says state's chief minister Jai Ram Thakur
Politics

BJP got highest vote share in Himachal; figures show overwhelming support for party, says state's chief minister Jai Ram Thakur

The BJP got the highest vote share in the country in Himachal Pradesh and this shows the overwhelming support of the people for the party, Chief Minister Jai Ram Thakur has said

Hamirpur Lok Sabha Election Result 2019 LIVE Updates: BJP's Anurag Thakur wins
Politics

Hamirpur Lok Sabha Election Result 2019 LIVE Updates: BJP's Anurag Thakur wins

Anurag Singh Thakur won the majority in the 2009 and 2014 Lok Sabha elections.

Lok Sabha poll in Hamirpur: 'Dropped father’s surname to find my own identity,' says BJP's Anurag Thakur on bucking anti-dynasty trend
Politics

Lok Sabha poll in Hamirpur: 'Dropped father’s surname to find my own identity,' says BJP's Anurag Thakur on bucking anti-dynasty trend

Anurag is a three-time member of Parliament from the region and is taking on Ram Lal Thakur of the Congress in the Lok Sabha election.

Spectacle of Narendra Modi's Varanasi roadshow likely to push Rahul Gandhi, Priyanka's rallies to background today
Politics

Spectacle of Narendra Modi's Varanasi roadshow likely to push Rahul Gandhi, Priyanka's rallies to background today

Preparations are underway in Varanasi, the parliamentary constituency of Prime Minister Narendra Modi, as he is expected to file his nomination papers for the Lok Sabha election on Friday. The preparations in the city suggest that Modi will hold a massive roadshow in Varanasi on Thursday evening.

Lok Sabha election: Two women feature among six candidates in BSP's second list for Uttar Pradesh
Politics

Lok Sabha election: Two women feature among six candidates in BSP's second list for Uttar Pradesh

The BSP, which is contesting on 38 Lok Sabha seats (of the total 80 seats) after entering into an alliance with the Samajwadi Party, had on 22 March declared its first list of 11 candidates

'Can't do miracles from above, strengthen party at grassroots,' Priyanka Gandhi Vadra tells Congress workers
Politics

'Can't do miracles from above, strengthen party at grassroots,' Priyanka Gandhi Vadra tells Congress workers

Congress general secretary Priyanka Gandhi Vadra told party workers from Uttar Pradesh's Bundelkhand region that they should not expect a "miracle" from her

Illegal sand mining case: IAS officer B Chandrakala skips summons but submits documents to Enforcement Directorate
India

Illegal sand mining case: IAS officer B Chandrakala skips summons but submits documents to Enforcement Directorate

The ED had summoned B Chandrakala and SP MLC Ramesh Kumar Mishra apart from few others for questioning in the case. Mishra has been called on 28 January

Uttar Pradesh: Three of four siblings die after mother ties their hands, legs, sets them ablaze in Hamirpur district
India

Uttar Pradesh: Three of four siblings die after mother ties their hands, legs, sets them ablaze in Hamirpur district

A woman killed herself in a village in Uttar Pradesh's Hamirpur allegedly after tying the hands and legs of her four children and setting them ablaze following a dispute with her husband,

Himachal Pradesh rains: Five-year-old boy drowns in Kangra disrict; toll rises to 19 in rain-related incidents
India

Himachal Pradesh rains: Five-year-old boy drowns in Kangra disrict; toll rises to 19 in rain-related incidents

The highest casualty have been in Solan district (eight), followed by Mandi district (four), three in Kangra district, two in Hamirpur district and one each in Bilaspur and Una districts.

Temple in Uttar Pradesh's Hamirpur 'purified' with Ganga river water after BJP MLA Manisha Anuragi's visit
India

Temple in Uttar Pradesh's Hamirpur 'purified' with Ganga river water after BJP MLA Manisha Anuragi's visit

A temple in Uttar Pradesh's Hamirpur was "purified" with the waters of the river Ganga and statues of the deities were sent to Allahabad for "purification" after a woman BJP MLA visited the temple.

BJP MP Anurag Thakur befooling people on rail-link to Hamirpur, says Congress leader Rajinder Rana
Politics

BJP MP Anurag Thakur befooling people on rail-link to Hamirpur, says Congress leader Rajinder Rana

Congress' Sujanpur legislator Rajinder Rana on Monday alleged that BJP MP Anurag Thakur was befooling the people of the region on matters related to a rail-link to Hamirpur.

Uttar Pradesh: Twelve farmers injured in clash over stray cattle in Banda's Hamirpur district; eight arrested
India

Uttar Pradesh: Twelve farmers injured in clash over stray cattle in Banda's Hamirpur district; eight arrested

Twelve farmers suffered injuries in a clash between two groups over chasing away stray cattle in neighbouring Hamirpur district and had to be hospitalised, police said on Saturday.

Modi-Shah delay hunt for CMs after BJP faces new Gujarat caste maths, PK Dhumal lost in Himachal Pradesh
Politics

Modi-Shah delay hunt for CMs after BJP faces new Gujarat caste maths, PK Dhumal lost in Himachal Pradesh

Although BJP won both the states, the nature of the verdict has now brought in other contenders for the top executive post in these states compelling Prime Minister Narendra Modi and BJP president Amit Shah to review the mandate.