Man entered bank with ‘fake bomb’: See what happened next

Thursday, April 05, 2018

A man, who, in an attempt to loot HDFC bank’s Chandpur branch in Bijnor district, had entered the bank with a fake bomb strapped to a belt on his waist, was subdued by the bank’s staff and handed over to the police on Thursday. Faced with financial challenges, the accused, identified as Rohtash, resorted to the desperate act as he had no […]

Rajnath hails UP CM Adityanath’s farm loan waiver scheme

Thursday, August 17, 2017

New Delhi : Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh on Thursday congratulated Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath for the launch of state government’s flagship ‘Krishi Rin Mochan Yojna’ (farm loan waiver scheme). Singh, who attended the event as chief guest lauded the Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister for meeting the demands of farmers through the scheme. […]

Gorakhpur tragedy: BRD Hospital oxygen supplier denies ‘disruption’ in supply

Saturday, August 12, 2017

Gorakhpur: Pushpa Private Limited, one of the oxygen suppliers at Gorakhpur’s Baba Raghav Das Medical College (BRD) hospital, denied the allegation that lack of oxygen led to the death of 64 children. Reasoning themselves, the Human Resource official of the firm Pushpa Walia told ANI on Saturday that BRD has three oxygen suppliers. Hence if […]

Sonia, Rahul express pain; Akhilesh calls for action: Gorakhpur children’s death

Saturday, August 12, 2017

The Congress President, Sonia Gandhi and party vice-president, Rahul Gandhi  expressed deep shock at the tragic death of 30 ailing children in the last 48 hours of Baba Raghav Das Medical College in Uttar Pradesh’s Gorakhpur due to alleged shortage of oxygen. Pained beyond words by this humongous tragedy, Sonia Gandhi said, “My heart goes […]

Meerut: National-level female wrestler assaulted, probe underway

Sunday, August 06, 2017

An investigation has been launched after a national-level wrestler was assaulted in Meerut on Thursday. Neha Kashyap, a wrestler who has won numerous accolades at the national level, was physically assaulted by a few unidentified wrestlers on Thursday morning. ALSO READ: Patna: After refusing to pay bribe, Lebanese national locked up for “It was 5:30 a.m. […]

High alert issued in flood-hit Bahraich

Saturday, August 05, 2017

Roads were submerged and houses flooded in different villages of Uttar Pradesh’s Bahraich, as rains poured down in torrents, bringing normal life to a standstill. High alerts were issued today in 15 villages of Mahi area, 19 in Mihirpura, eight in Nampara and 36 in Kaisarganj. Commuters were stranded as traffic movement was disrupted. Residents […]

Congress workers sell tomatoes outside UP Assembly at Rs. 10 per kg

Friday, August 04, 2017

As tomatoes’ retail price is at Rs 90-100 a kg, Congress workers on Friday sold tomatoes outside Uttar Pradesh Assembly charging Rs. 10 for every kg. ALSO READ: Defence experts call for declaring Hafiz Saeed ‘international terrorist,’ Pak ‘terror state’ Earlier on Wednesday, with the crazy price hike for tomatoes in the country at the moment, […]

NGT directs UP Govt. to demolish illegal restaurant constructed near Taj Mahal

Wednesday, August 02, 2017

New Delhi: The National Green Tribunal (NGT) on Wednesday directed the Uttar Pradesh government to demolish illegal restaurant constructed by a private party near Taj Mahal in Agra. The Green Tribunal observed that the ecology of the area surrounding the Taj Mahal cannot be compromised. The NGT said that the Uttar Pradesh Government should encourage […]

10 dead as car falls into canal near Mathura

Sunday, June 11, 2017

10 people were killed when the car in which they were travelling fell into the Fatehpur canal on the Mathura-Bharatpur road early morning today. The travellers were going to Balaji in their Innova, when the driver lost control of the vehicle. The accident took place at around 4.30 a.m. Police fished out nine bodies from the […]

Defeating cancer, poverty, two UP girls pass Boards with flying colors

Sunday, June 11, 2017

With courage and determination, we can overcome the biggest obstacles. This adage has been proven correct by two Uttar Pradesh girls who passed with flying colors in the Board exams. Though Supriya from Gorakhpur is fighting a disease that makes people tremble and lose hope, she scored 81 percent marks in her 10th Boards. Not only has […]

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