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Vikas Dubey encounter hearing: SC 'appalled' that gangster got bail despite cases against him
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Vikas Dubey encounter hearing: SC 'appalled' that gangster got bail despite cases against him

The apex court also said it was 'appalled' that the gangster got bail despite so many cases against him.

Richa Dubey, wife of gangster Vikas Dubey, says he 'deserved this fate'; father refuses to attend cremation
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Richa Dubey, wife of gangster Vikas Dubey, says he 'deserved this fate'; father refuses to attend cremation

Vikas Dubey, the main accused in an encounter in Kanpur’s Chaubeypur area in which eight policemen were killed, was arrested in Madhya Pradesh's Ujjain after absconding for almost a week

UP Police arrests Vikas Dubey's wife, elder son in Lucknow; accused of harbouring and colluding with gangster
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UP Police arrests Vikas Dubey's wife, elder son in Lucknow; accused of harbouring and colluding with gangster

Their arrests came hours after Vikas Dubey himself was arrested in Ujjain at the end of a week-long hunt.

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

Kanpur encounter: Three more cops suspended; bounty for Vikas Dubey's arrest increased to Rs 2.5 lakh
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Kanpur encounter: Three more cops suspended; bounty for Vikas Dubey's arrest increased to Rs 2.5 lakh

Police had earlier suspended Vinay Tiwari, station officer at Chaubeypur station on the suspicion that he might have tipped off Dubey about the raid, after which eight cops were killed.

Vikas Dubey's aide Dayashankar Agnihotri arrested in Kanpur, claims cop had told gangster about imminent raid
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Vikas Dubey's aide Dayashankar Agnihotri arrested in Kanpur, claims cop had told gangster about imminent raid

'Agnihotri was carrying a cash reward of Rs 25,000. He was named as an accused in the firing incident on the policemen,' a senior police official said.

Two days after Vikas Dubey's men kills 8 cops, Kanpur administration bulldozes gangster's mansion, destroys his cars
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Two days after Vikas Dubey's men kills 8 cops, Kanpur administration bulldozes gangster's mansion, destroys his cars

An official indicated that Vikash Dubey, who who is wanted in 60 criminal cases, may have fled to Nepal or taken shelter in a neighbouring state

From Mukhtar Ansari to Harishankar Tiwari, UP's 'bahubali' leaders have long rap sheets, political influence in spades
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From Mukhtar Ansari to Harishankar Tiwari, UP's 'bahubali' leaders have long rap sheets, political influence in spades

The intersection of crime and politics is perhaps nowhere more evident than in Uttar Pradesh, where one in four legislators have criminal cases, including rape and murder, against them.

Eight UP policemen killed in raid on history-sheeter Vikas Dubey's Kanpur hideout; Yogi Adityanath seeks report
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Eight UP policemen killed in raid on history-sheeter Vikas Dubey's Kanpur hideout; Yogi Adityanath seeks report

The incident occurred when the police attempted to arrest Vikas Dubey, a history-sheeter facing 60 criminal cases, in Dikru village under Chaubeypur Police Station on the intervening night of 2 and 3 July.

57 girls, 5 of whom are pregnant, in state-run children's shelter home in Uttar Pradesh's Kanpur district test positive for COVID-19
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57 girls, 5 of whom are pregnant, in state-run children's shelter home in Uttar Pradesh's Kanpur district test positive for COVID-19

Fifty-seven girls at a state-run children's shelter home in Uttar Pradesh''s Kanpur district have tested positive for COVID-19, with five of them found to be pregnant, an administration official said on Sunday. Two other girls in the shelter home, who are also pregnant, have tested negative for the virus, he said.

Three migrant workers, infant girl returning home during lockdown killed in two road accidents in Uttar Pradesh, 46 others injured
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Three migrant workers, infant girl returning home during lockdown killed in two road accidents in Uttar Pradesh, 46 others injured

In Chitrakoot, a migrant labourer returning home in Uttar Pradesh from Chhattisgarh on bicycle was killed after being hit by a truck.

Coronavirus Outbreak: 'No matter what it takes, I will walk the 500 km to Kanpur'; stories from the migrant exodus out of Delhi
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Coronavirus Outbreak: 'No matter what it takes, I will walk the 500 km to Kanpur'; stories from the migrant exodus out of Delhi

While most of the country has stayed indoors, for the millions of undocumented workers in India’s informal economy, the lockdown has meant a long trudge home.

'Will take revenge wholeheartedly': Masked man attacks Dalit woman in UP's Mangta village week after Thakur mob assails Dalit families
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'Will take revenge wholeheartedly': Masked man attacks Dalit woman in UP's Mangta village week after Thakur mob assails Dalit families

This morning, a middle-aged woman from Mangta village in Kanpur Dehat was going to a farm to relieve herself when she was attacked by a masked man with a "poisonous powder" that caused her to pass out.

Allahabad HC stays Kanpur admin’s notice seeking damages from locals for destruction of property during anti-CAA protest
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Allahabad HC stays Kanpur admin’s notice seeking damages from locals for destruction of property during anti-CAA protest

The Allahabad High Court has stayed a notice issued by the Kanpur administration seeking damages from a local resident over the destruction of property during protests against the Citizenship Amendment Act.

NHRC issues notice to Uttar Pradesh govt over 'police atrocities' on anti-CAA protesters after Congress seeks action
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NHRC issues notice to Uttar Pradesh govt over 'police atrocities' on anti-CAA protesters after Congress seeks action

After the meeting, Rahul alleged that the Uttar Pradesh government has 'gone to war against its own people' and urged the NHRC to act decisively to protect the 'constitutional rights of our citizens'.

Wife of murder-accused, who held 23 children hostage in UP's Farrukhabad, dies after suffering fatal injuries during confrontation with mob, police
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Wife of murder-accused, who held 23 children hostage in UP's Farrukhabad, dies after suffering fatal injuries during confrontation with mob, police

Over 20 children, aged between six months and 15 years, were rescued after an armed man, a murder accused who took them, hostage, after inviting them for a birthday party at his house in a village in Farrukhabad. The wife of an armed Uttar Pradesh convict, who had taken 23 children hostage, has died after being thrashed by locals on, news agency ANI reported

Kanpur woman beaten to death by men accused of molesting her teen daughter in 2018; 8 out of 11 accused arrested so far
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Kanpur woman beaten to death by men accused of molesting her teen daughter in 2018; 8 out of 11 accused arrested so far

In another shocking case of crime against women from Uttar Pradesh, a 40-year-old Kanpur woman was beaten to death allegedly by men who were facing trial for molesting her 13-year-old daughter in 2018

Mumbai serial blast convict Jalees Ansari arrested in UP's Kanpur after jumping parole; 'Dr Bomb' was trying to flee country, claims police
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Mumbai serial blast convict Jalees Ansari arrested in UP's Kanpur after jumping parole; 'Dr Bomb' was trying to flee country, claims police

A convict in the Mumbai serial blasts, Dr Jalees Ansari, who went missing while on parole, was on Friday arrested in Kanpur by the Uttar Pradesh special task force. Uttar Pradesh Police DG OP Singh was quoted by reports as saying that Ansari had been trying to flee the country.

Amid Faiz row, BJP's Swapan Dasgupta asks for 'subtitles' for Urdu poetry, gets dunked on by Twitterati
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Amid Faiz row, BJP's Swapan Dasgupta asks for 'subtitles' for Urdu poetry, gets dunked on by Twitterati

Twitterati quickly responded to Dasgupta, the author of Awakening Bharat Mata: The Political Beliefs of the Indian Right, who was also a signatory to a recent statement released by 1,100 academicians and research scholars from various universities across India and abroad as well as prominent persons in support of the amended Citizenship Act.