The accused, Sarvesh, has been arrested and disclosed that he took the step in a fit of rage after seeing his daughter in an objectionable position, police said
Residents of low-lying areas in Uttar Pradesh's Prayagraj suffer as rise in water level of Yamuna and Ganga leads to flooding
The continuous rise in the water levels of Ganga and Yamuna rivers due to flooding has made the lives of residents in low-lying areas in and around Prayagraj difficult. They are forced to wade through knee-deep water in order to reach from one place to another in the flood-affected region.
UP 'honour killing': Congress slams state govt over Dalit youth being burned alive, says social fabric under attack
The chief spokesperson of Congress Randeep Surjewala hit out at the BJP government on Tuesday, just a day after an incident involving the immolation of a 20-year-old Dalit man in Uttar Pradesh’s Hardoi came to light
Yogi Adityanath announces ex-gratia of Rs 4 lakh each to victim's families who died in Uttar Pradesh’s rain-related incidents
UP CM Yogi Adityanath has announced an ex-gratia of Rs 4 lakh each to the families of the 14 people who have died due to rain-related incidents. According to official data from the state government, 133 buildings collapsed due to rain-related incidents from 9 July to 12 July.
Ten killed, 8.5 lakh affected in Assam floods; heavy monsoon triggers landslides in Mizoram, Arunachal Pradesh
Heavy monsoon showers triggered landslides and house collapse in parts of the North East, claiming at least 10 lives and leaving over 8.5 lakh in Assam.
Lok Sabha polls: At UP rally, Narendra Modi calls SP-BSP-RLD alliance ‘opportunistic'; says I don’t believe in caste politics
Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday slammed the SP-BSP-RLD tie-up, saying the alliance of "opportunists" wants a helpless government because its mantra is 'jaat, paat japna; janata ka maal apna'.
Narendra Modi, Priyanka Gandhi to campaign in Uttar Pradesh today; last day of campaigning for phase 4 constituencies
After completing the nomination process Modi headed towards Banda in Madhya Pradesh and then to Mumbai, Maharashtra where he addressed a public rally with Shiv Sena chief Uddhav Thackeray.
'Unknown fever' kills 79 people in Uttar Pradesh; death audit, surveillance initiated to prevent spread of disease
Uttar Pradesh Health Minister Sidharth Nath Singh, who had visited Bareilly last week, had said the government will undertake a 'death audit' to find out the number of those who died due to the fever.
Heavy rains lash parts of Uttar Pradesh, lead to waterlogging and traffic snarls; evacuation ordered in low-lying areas
Rains continued to wreak havoc in most parts of Uttar Pradesh on Tuesday, with flooding reported from seven districts, an official said.
Winds of change blow in Uttar Pradesh's Nat Purwa village where prostitution is tradition, source of income for families
With a population of around 5,000, located 72 km from Lucknow, Nat Purwa in Uttar Pradesh has a long history of prostitution. it is a hereditary occupation, passed down for generations.
Heavy rains lash Uttar Pradesh; gusty winds, showers over Lucknow, neighbouring areas predicted over next 24 hrs
People in Uttar Pradesh got some respite from the heat and humidity after skies opened up over the state capital and neighbouring areas on Friday.
Seven persons were killed and as many seriously injured when a tractor carrying labourers was hit by a truck on the Kannauj-Hardoi road in Bilgarm area.
Warm conditions prevail in north India; IMD warns of dust storm in 13 Uttar Pradesh districts tomorrow
The latest bout of deadly dust storm over the weekend claimed 17 lives and left 11 people injured
Uttar Pradesh thunderstorm: Death toll rises to 15 as heavy rains, lightning create havoc in various districts
Thunderstorm and lightning struck parts of Uttar Pradesh, claiming 15 lives at various places on Tuesday, according to ANI.
Yogi Adityanath govt transfers 33 IAS officers in Uttar Pradesh, including eight District Magistrates
Uttar Pradesh government on Wednesday transferred 33 officials of the Indian Administrative Service (IAS), including eight District Magistrates
Uttar Pradesh civic polls: First phase of elections underway in 24 districts; Yogi Adityanath confident of BJP's win
Polling for the first phase of Uttar Pradesh civic elections is being held in 24 districts on Wednesday with Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath exercising his vote in Gorakhpur
Campaigning for the first phase of the Uttar Pradesh civic body elections ended on Monday evening for districts where polling would be held on 22 November
Due to the heavy downpour, rivers including the Ganga, Yumuna, Saryu and Ghaghra, are in spate and the water levels are likely to increase further
UP Assembly Election 2017: In Phase-III, trends point to Akhilesh Yadav, but voters seem amenable to BJP too
Akhilesh has used the development card to the hilt during his campaign across the state, often highlighting his work in and around Lucknow
The constituencies covered in this phase were Etawah, Mainpuri, Firozabad, Kannauj, Etah, Hathras, Agra, Mathura, Fatehpur Sikri, Akbarpur, Farrukhabad and Hardoi.