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Man claiming to be BJP youth leader taken into police custody for posing as OSD to Yogi Adityanath
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Man claiming to be BJP youth leader taken into police custody for posing as OSD to Yogi Adityanath

An FIR against an unknown person for fraud and other sections of the Indian Penal Code (IPC) was lodged at Kotwali police station

Victory of truth: Yogi Adityanath on SC verdict in Gujarat riots case
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Victory of truth: Yogi Adityanath on SC verdict in Gujarat riots case

Supreme Court on Friday upheld a Special Investigation Team's clean chit to then Gujarat chief minister Narendra Modi and 63 others in the 2002 riots in the state and dismissed a plea by slain Congress leader Ehsan Jafri's wife Zakia Jafri

UP: 55-year-old man killed for refusing to change statement against accused in granddaughter's rape case
India

UP: 55-year-old man killed for refusing to change statement against accused in granddaughter's rape case

According to the victim's family, accused Surajpal had raped his niece a year ago and has been in jail since. However, his family members have been pressurising them for a compromise

Uttar Pradesh: Seer murdered in Etawah
India

Uttar Pradesh: Seer murdered in Etawah

Ramji, a resident of Sakrava village in Kannauj district, was living in a hut at a temple, about one kilometre away from Barauli Kala village

Lok Sabha bypolls: Voting in Uttar Pradesh's Azamgarh, Rampur underway; 19 candidates in fray
India

Lok Sabha bypolls: Voting in Uttar Pradesh's Azamgarh, Rampur underway; 19 candidates in fray

The bypolls to the Azamgarh seat were necessitated by the resignation of Samajwadi Party (SP) chief Akhilesh Yadav, who was elected to the Uttar Pradesh Legislative Assembly as an MLA in the elections earlier this year

UP: Eight killed as car collides with auto in Hamirpur
India

UP: Eight killed as car collides with auto in Hamirpur

The incident took place on the National Highway-34 in the Makrawan locality of the Maudaha area

Uttar Pradesh: Six accused of cow slaughter arrested after encounter
India

Uttar Pradesh: Six accused of cow slaughter arrested after encounter

The accused opened fire on the police team but the force managed to overpower and arrest them on Tuesday night after an exchange of fire

1984 anti-Sikh riots: Two more held for mass killings in Kanpur
India

1984 anti-Sikh riots: Two more held for mass killings in Kanpur

The arrests were made from Ghatampur and the number of those held by the SIT so far has reached six

Man shot at by neighbour over dog poop in UP's Muzaffarnagar
India

Man shot at by neighbour over dog poop in UP's Muzaffarnagar

Victim Sukrampal is being treated at the hospital and his condition is critical

UP: Power Minister swings into action against 'fake' electricity dept officials
India

UP: Power Minister swings into action against 'fake' electricity dept officials

A K Sharma said that if such people will not stop doing this, then strict action will be taken against them in future also

Uttar Pradesh: 6 dead, 6 injured in road accident in Lucknow
India

Uttar Pradesh: 6 dead, 6 injured in road accident in Lucknow

A loader truck carrying 12 people, collided with an oil tanker on the Harauni-Mohan road while trying to overtake it, killing six people and injuring six others, said police

Ranji Trophy 2021-22: Jaiswal, Jaffer centuries derail UP as Mumbai continue to dominate semi-final
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Ranji Trophy 2021-22: Jaiswal, Jaffer centuries derail UP as Mumbai continue to dominate semi-final

It was a run-feast on day four as the two batted with authority and it is almost certain now that the 41-time Ranji Trophy winners would sail into the summit clash.

Mobs burn trains, vandalise public property as Agnipath protests intensify: Who will pay for the damages?
India

Mobs burn trains, vandalise public property as Agnipath protests intensify: Who will pay for the damages?

The protests against the Agnipath scheme for the Armed Forces have turned violent with mobs going on a rampage in at least seven states. There’s a law against destruction of public property. But how effective is it?

Chinese spies in Noida? Police raid on illegal club in Noida village reveals sinister goings-on
India

Chinese spies in Noida? Police raid on illegal club in Noida village reveals sinister goings-on

Noida Police raided a building at Gharbara village on Tuesday that turned out to be a Chinese-only club. This club was being used as a safe-house and meeting spot by almost 20 Chinese nationals living illegally in India

UP: SIT arrests four men in 1984 anti-Sikh riots case
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UP: SIT arrests four men in 1984 anti-Sikh riots case

The arrests were made on Wednesday by the SIT, headed by Deputy Inspector General of Police Balendu Bhushan Singh, from the Ghatampur area of Kanpur

'Everything should be fair', says SC to UP government on demolition; asks state to follow procedure under law
India

'Everything should be fair', says SC to UP government on demolition; asks state to follow procedure under law

The Supreme Court gave three days' time to the Uttar Pradesh government to demonstrate how the demolitions that were done recently were in compliance with the procedural and municipal laws

BSP chief Mayawati asks Union government to reconsider Agnipath scheme; calls it 'unfair'
India

BSP chief Mayawati asks Union government to reconsider Agnipath scheme; calls it 'unfair'

In a series of tweets, the former Uttar Pradesh chief minister said that the new move of recruitment of soldiers to the Armed Forces will add to the woes of the people already beset with inflation and poverty

Prayagraj: Woman files FIR against runaway lover for not honouring suicide pact
India

Prayagraj: Woman files FIR against runaway lover for not honouring suicide pact

The couple had decided to end their lives together after realising that they will not be able to live together. However, the man changed his mind at the final moment and saw her jump off a bridge into the Yamuna river

Ranji Trophy 2022: Hardik Tamore hits century as Mumbai post 393 in semi-final against Uttar Pradesh
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Ranji Trophy 2022: Hardik Tamore hits century as Mumbai post 393 in semi-final against Uttar Pradesh

In reply, Uttar Pradesh were reeling at 25 for two at stumps, having lost opener Samarth Singh (0) and Priyam Garg (5) early.

SC commission issues notice to UP govt seeking action against cleric for casteist remarks
India

SC commission issues notice to UP govt seeking action against cleric for casteist remarks

This is a big insult to women, especially those belonging to scheduled castes, said NCSC chairperson Vijay Sampla