Youth kills cousin, her lover over illicit relations

Youth kills cousin, her lover over illicit relations

Thursday, 25 July 2019 | PNS | Lucknow

In a sensational double-murder in the name of saving family honour, a youth gunned down his married cousin and her lover as both refused to end their relationship even after strong objection from family members.  Surprisingly, though the youth claimed that he was going to surrender before the police after killing...

SP MLA asks people  to boycott traders supporting BJP

Tuesday, 23 July 2019 | PNS | Lucknow

Samajwadi Party legislator from Kairana, Nahid Hasan, stoked a controversy when he was caught on camera asking people of his constituency to boycott traders supporting the Bharatiya Janata Party, drawing sharp reaction from ministers in the Yogi Adityanath government, who said that if a similar call was given by Hindus...

Mathura heliport  to commence  operation by Dec

Tuesday, 23 July 2019 | PNS | Lucknow

The Uttar Pradesh government on Monday informed the Assembly that a heliport being constructed in Mathura would become operational by December.  Besides, it said, to increase connectivity, airstrips were being constructed in Chitrakoot, Jhansi, Sonbhadra, Shravasti, Moradabad and several other cities. “In Mathura, the government is constructing a heliport at the cost...

UP mulling evening OPDs in govt hosps

Tuesday, 23 July 2019 | PNS | Lucknow

Aiming to improve health services in Uttar Pradesh, the Yogi Adityanath government is contemplating to start evening OPDs in state-run hospitals.  Besides, new avenues are being explored to appoint doctors in far-flung primary and community health centres (PHCs/CHCs). An announcement to this effect was made by Health Minister Sidharth Nath Singh in...

Oppn walkout in Council

Tuesday, 23 July 2019 | PNS | Lucknow

Even as the entire opposition, including Samajwadi Party, members staged a walkout from the Legislative Council over an adjournment notice on law and order, Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath on Monday reiterated that the prime accused of Sonbhadra massacre had links with Samajwadi Party and promised to take stringent action against...

Nine of a marriage party killed as van collides with truck

Tuesday, 23 July 2019 | PNS | Lucknow

At least nine persons, mostly children, were killed and 18 injured when a pick-up van carrying a marriage party collided with a truck in Hafizpur area of Hapur on Bulandshahr road late Sunday night.  The injured were rushed to the district hospital but after condition of five injured was found to...

Youth dies in police custody, SI suspended

Tuesday, 23 July 2019 | PNS | Lucknow

The inhuman face of UP Police personnel was once again exposed when a 20-year-old man detained for illicit liquor trade died in Mainpuri jail, allegedly due to torture by the police during interrogation on Sunday.  Later, a probe was ordered and a sub-inspector was suspended. As per reports, Chhotu alias Vinay and...

Blast sends shock waves in Gonda

Tuesday, 23 July 2019 | PNS | Lucknow

Even when the security forces are on high alert to ensure a peaceful Kanwar Yatra across Uttar Pradesh, unidentified miscreants detonated a powerful blast in Gonda sending shock waves among the locals.  Luckily, the blast took place in the small hours of Sunday and hence no loss of human life was...

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