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CMO murder case: UP police recovers second pistol

CMO murder case: UP police recovers second pistol

Jun 27, 2011,  (PTI) Lucknow : In a major breakthrough in the case, Uttar Pradesh police today claimed to have recovered the second pistol used in the killing of chief medical officer BP Singh on April 2. Based on the revelations made by the accused – RK Verma, Anand Tiwari and Vinod Sharma, a 7.65 calibre […]

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Fresh cases of rape reported from UP

Police Arrest Congressman for Raping Teen, Sending MMS

June 24 (Ibnlive) Faizabad: A teenaged dalit girl was allegedly raped by two men in Anjrauli village of the district, police said. The girl, who had gone to attend a religious function on Wednesday at her neighbours place, was allegedly abducted and raped by Ramesh Yadav and Mahesh Yadav in Khandasa area of the district, […]

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BJP will target crime in Uttar Pradesh polls, says Uma Bharti

BJP will target crime in Uttar Pradesh polls, says Uma Bharti

June 22 (IANS) Lucknow, Tackling crime and corruption will be the Bharatiya Janata Party’s (BJP) main agenda for the 2012 Uttar Pradesh elections, but Hindutva will remain its ‘driving force’, the party’s newly-inducted leader Uma Bharti said here Wednesday. ‘In terms of corruption, Uttar Pradesh is on top. There is no law and order in the state that […]

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Maya announces measures to tackle attack on women

Maya announces measures to tackle attack on women

Jun 21 (PTI) Lucknow, Pilloried by Opposition over a spate of rape incidents in Uttar Pradesh, Chief Minister Mayawati today announced that the CrPC will be amended to complete trials in six months in such cases, make the offences non-bailable and provide stringent punishment to the guilty. Rattled by the Opposition onslaught on her government […]

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Uttar Pradesh shames nation with five rape cases in 48 hours

Uttar Pradesh shames nation with five rape cases in 48 hours

June 21 (India Today) Five fresh cases of rape were reported in Uttar Pradesh in the past 48 hours. The sudden spurt in crime against women in the state has shocked the country. The incidents triggered angry outbursts from the Opposition, with the Samajwadi Party (SP) dubbing the state a “Balatkari (rapist) Pradesh”. The attacks come just days […]

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‘Thank you’, says India’s oldest prisoner after being freed

June 18 (IANS) Lucknow: ‘God is great, thank you,’ said Brij Bihari Pandey after being released from Gorakhpur district jail. At 108 years, the murder convict was India’s oldest prisoner, and was freed following a special bail granted to him by the Allahabad High Court. ‘Brij Bihari Pandey was jailed in 2009 after being convicted along […]

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Mayawati attacks Congress for corruption

Mayawati attacks Congress for corruption

16 June, (TET) LUCKNOW: Chief Minister Mayawati came down heavily on the Congress led UPA government at the centre blaming it for unbridled corruption and failure of the top leadership to take effective action against the guilty. In one of her sharpest attacks on Congress governments at the centre and in states, she said that […]

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Cong attacks Maya over teen’s rape and murder

Cong attacks Maya over teen's rape and murder

June 14 (Ibnlive) Lucknow: The alleged rape and murder of a 14-year-old girl inside a police station in Lakhimpur district in Uttar Pradesh is slowly turning into a political battle between the Congress and the Mayawati government. The Congress on Monday attacked the Mayawati government over the alleged rape and murder case and claimed that […]

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Thunderstorm, rains bring relief in parts of UP

Thunderstorm, rains bring relief in parts of UP

Jun 8 (PTI) Lucknow, Thunderstorm and rains brought respite to the people of Uttar Pradesh from intense heat wave conditions and lightning claimed six lives in different parts of the state in the past 24 hours. Official sources said six people, two each in Ambedkarnagar, Maharajganj and Azamgarh districts, were killed by lightning and seven […]

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Four get 10 yrs imprisonment in attempt to murder case

Jun 8 (PTI) Lucknow, A local court in Varanasi today awarded 10 years imprisonment to four persons in an attempt to murder case. The court of the Additional District Judge awarded the sentence to Anil Chaurasia, Rajesh Kumar, Shyam Sunder and Bholashankar for firing at one Kripashankar alias Banti Babu in October 2007 in Cantt […]

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