Shamli

Showing of 41 - 60 from 71 results
Shamli - Total results - 71
Uttar Pradesh: Six youths arrested by anti-Romeo squads of police in Shamli
India

Uttar Pradesh: Six youths arrested by anti-Romeo squads of police in Shamli

In a crackdown on eve-teasers, six youths have been arrested in Shamli district by the anti-Romeo squads of the police who held them for harassing girls.

Uttar Pradesh first phase polling as it happened: Polling closes in western UP, around 63% voter turnout recorded
Politics

Uttar Pradesh first phase polling as it happened: Polling closes in western UP, around 63% voter turnout recorded

There appears no clear front-runner among the three major contestants - BJP, SP-Congress and BSP - in the 73 seats going to polls in the first phase of elections in UP

Uttar Pradesh Election 2017: Key candidates to look out for in first phase of polling
Politics

Uttar Pradesh Election 2017: Key candidates to look out for in first phase of polling

As you watch the polling exercise unfold through the day at these politically sensitive areas, be sure to watch out for these political heavyweights across party lines.

UP Election 2017: Ajit Singh's Jat influence can hurt BJP, help SP-Congress alliance
Politics

UP Election 2017: Ajit Singh's Jat influence can hurt BJP, help SP-Congress alliance

Akhilesh Yadav may not have aligned with Ajit Singh in the Uttar Pradesh Assembly Election, but having the Rashtriya Lok Dal (RLD) on the ground is proving to be effective for the Samajwadi Party chief and incumbent chief minister.

Uttar Pradesh Election 2017: Poll process kicks off as EC issues notification for first phase
Politics

Uttar Pradesh Election 2017: Poll process kicks off as EC issues notification for first phase

The Uttar Pradesh assembly poll process kicked off with the Election Commission issuing notification for the first phase of voting on 11 February.

Nabha prisonbreak: One arrested in Shamli, UP for freeing pro-Khalistan terrorists from Punjab jail
India

Nabha prisonbreak: One arrested in Shamli, UP for freeing pro-Khalistan terrorists from Punjab jail

Parminder alias Penda was travelling in an SUV when his vehicle was intercepted by police at a check post in Kairana in Shamli district

UP: Village in Shamli tense after murder of a gangrape victim's 50-year-old family member
India

UP: Village in Shamli tense after murder of a gangrape victim's 50-year-old family member

Tension prevailed on Tuesday in Akberpur Suneti village in Shamli district after a 50-year-old kin of gangrape victim was gunned down at his residence.

Minority rights activists call on NHRC to apologise for 'communal' report on Kairana exodus
Politics

Minority rights activists call on NHRC to apologise for 'communal' report on Kairana exodus

The National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) should apologise and withdraw its report on Kairana that is based on communally charged assumptions, activists have said.

Muzaffarnagar riots: Three years on victims await justice as thousands still internally displaced
India

Muzaffarnagar riots: Three years on victims await justice as thousands still internally displaced

A Delhi-based NGO has claimed that these internal refugees in Muzaffarnagar and Shamli districts are battling "poor health and sanitation"

Teenage girl abducted, gangraped by 3 youths in Uttar Pradesh
India

Teenage girl abducted, gangraped by 3 youths in Uttar Pradesh

A 14-year-old girl was allegedly abducted and gangraped by three youths in Khedikurmu village in Shamli district, police said on Sunday.

Communal colour should not be given to the Kairana incidents: Rajnath
Politics

Communal colour should not be given to the Kairana incidents: Rajnath

The state government had recently ordered a probe into Kairana migration and it had found that 188 of 346 families on the list had left over five years ago.

Fake-xodus? Reports dispute BJP's claims on ‘Kairana exodus’ after probe
Politics

Fake-xodus? Reports dispute BJP's claims on ‘Kairana exodus’ after probe

A war of words broke out Monday over alleged migration of Hindus from Kairana in Uttar Pradesh with BJP saying it is not good for democracy and that a party team will be sent to probe the "sensitive" issue, prompting Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav to accuse the saffron leaders of resorting to lies.

Shamli firing: BJP accuses SP government of 'covering up' incident
Politics

Shamli firing: BJP accuses SP government of 'covering up' incident

BJP on Wednesday accused Akhilesh Yadav government in Uttar Pradesh of doing a "cover up" of Shamli incident in which a young boy was shot dead.

Shamli firing incident: 200 people booked for the death of eight-year-old boy
India

Shamli firing incident: 200 people booked for the death of eight-year-old boy

Another person was arrested on Wednesday in connection with the death of an eight-year-old boy in Shamli district during celebratory firing by SP workers even as 200 unidentified persons were booked in the case.

Arun Jaitley demands independent probe into attack on journalists in Shamli, UP
India

Arun Jaitley demands independent probe into attack on journalists in Shamli, UP

The Centre on Monday demanded an independent probe into the attack on journalists in Shamli district in Uttar Pradesh, calling it condemnable.

SP workers attacked mediapersons in a planned manner, alleges BJP
Politics

SP workers attacked mediapersons in a planned manner, alleges BJP

BJP on Monday alleged that Samajwadi Party workers attacked mediapersons who had gone to cover the death of a boy in celebratory firing in Shamli district.

Eight-year-old killed in celebratory firing by Samajwadi Party workers in Shamli, UP
India

Eight-year-old killed in celebratory firing by Samajwadi Party workers in Shamli, UP

An eight-year-old boy was killed in a celebratory firing by Samajwadi Party workers at Kairana town in Shamli district, triggering protests by locals.

Revoke NSA charges against right-wing leader: MHA reportedly issues diktat to UP govt
India

Revoke NSA charges against right-wing leader: MHA reportedly issues diktat to UP govt

MHA has reportedly told the Shamli district administration in UP to repeal an NSA case against a right-wing activist accused of beating up a Muslim man.

Rising communal clashes in UP: Social media is to be blamed, says police
India

Rising communal clashes in UP: Social media is to be blamed, says police

As if criminals and habitual law-breakers were not trouble enough, the police in Uttar Pradesh have a new, potentially more dangerous one: social media mischief-makers. The latter have found the new media an easy way to stoke communal violence anywhere in the state through objectionable messages in their posts.

Muzaffarnagar riot victims refuse to return to villages
India

Muzaffarnagar riot victims refuse to return to villages

More than 180 families, which were displaced in last year's riots, have refused to return to their villages in neighbouring Shamli district.