UP: Minor girl raped in Chandrauli

Chandrauli: In yet another incident of sexual assault against minors, a six-year-old girl was allegedly raped by a 17-year-old neighbour here. The minor was sleeping at her house when her neighbour barged into her house and took her to a farm nearby, where he allegedly raped her. The girl later narrated the ordeal to her […]

At least 45 dead in UP storms

Agra: At least 45 persons have died following heavy rainfall and storms across Uttar Pradesh. According to reports, Agra registered 36 deaths, Bijnor three and Saharanpur two, while one death each was reported from Bareilly, Moradabad Chitrakoot, and Rampur. The local authorities in each of these areas have issued directions to provide immediate relief and […]

Adityanath Condemns Custodial Death of Rape Victim’s Father

Lucknow: Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath condemned the custodial death of an alleged rape victim’s father and assured strict action and thorough probe into the matter. As many as six police personnel were suspended and four accused were arrested for allegedly beating up a rape victim’s father. Speaking to the media, Adityanath said those […]

Petition against Yogi Adityanath on Gorakhpur riots dismissed

Allahabad: The Allahabad High Court rejected a petition seeking a re-investigation of Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath’s alleged role in the 2007 riots in Gorakhpur. A bench of judges, headed by Justices Krishna Murari and AC Sharma, delivered the verdict. Petitioners had requested an independent Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) probe into his alleged […]