• The Unifier-IV: Modi’s Backward Janata Party (IANS Exclusive) 25 May 2019 14:20 New Delhi, May 25 (IANS) The evolution of the BJP under PM Narendra Modi has been stark, redefining and reimagined. Even as one seeks clues to covert and overt Hindu resurgence and revivalism, one cant run away from the fact of how a party predominantly of …
  • LS polls 2019: BJP keeps its fingers crossed in West Uttar Pradesh 11 Apr 2019 22:12 Muzaffarnagar: Despite sounding confident, the BJP is keeping its fingers crossed in the communally sensitive sugar belt in Western Uttar Pradesh as voters in eight seats, with a considerable population of Jats and Muslims, cast their ballot in the first …
  • Cong, SP-BSP have faith in Ali, but we have in Bajrangbali: Yogi Adityanath 09 Apr 2019 17:48 Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath on Tuesday said that if the Congress, SP, and BSP have faith in 'Ali,' then "we have faith in Bajrangbali." "Mayawati in her speech in Saharanpur says that if they get Muslim votes, then they will not …
  • Congress plan of tinkering with AFSPA will hit forces: PM Narendra Modi 06 Apr 2019 02:46 Gajraula (Amroha): Prime Minister Narendra Modi continued to focus on nationalism and his record against terrorism, as he addressed election rallies in western Uttar Pradesh which is going to polls in the first phase next week. He said bomb blasts had …
  • Modi to kick-start campaign from Meerut on March 28 25 Mar 2019 13:09 NEW DELHI: Prime Minister Narendra Modi will begin his election campaign with a big rally in Meerut on March 28 for the eight seats going to polls in Phase-1 of the elections in West Uttar Pradesh. Modi is also expected to be in Gaya in Bihar for an …
  • Weeks after teenager gang-raped in UP village, three arrested 18 Mar 2019 00:01 Two more suspects were absconding and a search was on for them, police said. THREE PERSONS were arrested Sunday for allegedly gang-raping a 17-year-old girl in a cane field in a village in Muzzafarnagar last month, police said. They added that the suspects …
  • Muslim vote as crucial as anyone else's in general election 2019 15 Mar 2019 05:59 Many people claim that Muslims have become politically irrelevant in India. Their argument is based on flawed premise that the BJP won in the general election 2014 with the largest ever majority in its history, despite Muslims voting overwhelmingly against …
  • Bhim Army chief Chandrashekhar Azad taken in custody 13 Mar 2019 01:39 Azad was taken ill soon after being detained, following which he was admitted to Anand Hospital in Meerut, said Senior Superintendent of Police Dinesh Kumar. PTI| Mar 13, 2019, 07.03 AM IST SHAHARANPUR: Bhim Army chief Chandrashekhar Azad and his …
  • SP-BSP-RLD alliance faces litmus test in BJP bastion West UP 12 Mar 2019 01:07 New Delhi: The 16 seats of West Uttar Pradesh going to the polls in the first two phases will be crucial for the opposition alliance whose strength will be fully tested here with Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) fighting 10 seats and the Samajwadi Party (SP) and …
  • Woman, Boyfriend Charged After 12-Year-Old Sister's Murder In UP 08 Mar 2019 13:17 Police had arrested the couple 2 days after the child's body was found. (Representational) Muzzafarnagar: Uttar Pradesh police on Friday, filed a chargesheet against a woman and her boyfriend in connection with the murder of her 12-year-old sister in …
  • BJP will try to inflame emotions after air strikes but it has failed on national security: RLD's Jayant Chaudhary 08 Mar 2019 05:42 NEW DELHI: The Rashtriya Lok Dal (RLD) will contest from the Muzzafarnagar, Baghpat and Mathura seats in the SP-BSP-RLD grand alliance in Uttar Pradesh and though BJP will try to stoke passions among people after the surgical strikes against Pakistan, the …
  • We can feel your grief, lost our father in similar way: Priyanka, Rahul to kin of slain CRPF men 21 Feb 2019 15:45 he leaders’ convoy of seven vehicles first went to Raghunath Temple where the family members had assembled to pay tribute to Amit Kumar. They later went to Benat village to meet Pradeep Kumar’s family. Congress president Rahul Gandhi and party general …
  • Flight of political migratory birds becomes rampant ahead of LS elections 17 Feb 2019 22:45 When a general election approaches, the flight of political migratory birds become rampant. Indeed, many political observers say you can gauge which way the wind is blowing by tracking the flight path of serial defectors. No wonder, the return of Avtar …
  • Muzaffarnagar: 11 children suffer burns after fire breaks out at madrasa 11 Feb 2019 12:02 Patients at Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel hospital on Friday. (Express Photo) At least 11 children sustained burns when a fire broke out at a madarsa in Sujdu village of Muzaffarnagar district on Thursday late night, police said. The blaze reportedly started …
  • General election 2019: A seat by seat analysis on why SP-BSP-RLD mahagathbandhan will not add up their vote banks 05 Feb 2019 16:03 On 13th November 2018, my article 'SP-BSP Gathbandhan in UP is no guarantee that their vote banks will add up' was published in this platform where I disagreed the seat projections of C-Voters' opinion poll aired in Republic TV. If we closely …
  • This dream crop is a farmer’s worst nightmare 30 Jan 2019 03:23 KOLHAPUR/ MEERUT: Unrest simmers in districts of western Maharashtra and parts of Uttar Pradesh, considered the sugar bowls of the country, over unpaid cane crushing dues. Despite the problems which beset farmers, however, they have continued to …
  • Ahmednagar police arrest one for posing as soldier 07 Jan 2019 10:34 THREE PERSONS were arrested, including one for impersonating a soldier, wearing the Indian Army uniform and moving in defence area without permission. Ahmednagar police identified the suspects as Pradeep Sitaram Shinde of Parner, Ahmednagar, Rizwan Ejaz …
  • Bulandshahr: Unraveling the anatomy of a riot 19 Dec 2018 03:08 The scene of violence in the name of emotive issues has been continuously throwing new patterns of instigating and orchestrating violence. In recent times we saw the major violence following the demolition of Babri Mosque (1992), Godhra train burning ( …
  • Hope those involved in Gujarat, Muzzafarnagar riots will also be punished: Kejriwal 18 Dec 2018 10:10 NEW DELHI: Welcoming the sentencing of Congress leader Sajjan Kumar in the 1984 anti-sikh riots, Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal Tuesday hoped other "big leaders" involved would also be punished, as also those who perpetrated communal …
  • Gory memories still haunt kin, survivors of 1984 anti-Sikh riots 18 Dec 2018 05:13 Express News Service NEW DELHI: On a day Congress leader Sajjan Kumar was sentenced to life in connection with the 1984 anti-Sikh riots, families who lived through the dark days said the memories of violence and bloodshed are still raw and continue to …
  • Muzzafarnagar: Security upped at 'Hanuman dham' after Bhim Army's call to take over all such temples 08 Dec 2018 06:15 Security has been reinforced at the 'Hanuman dham' in Shukratal here as Bhim Army activists may attempt to take it over, police said on Saturday. The move comes days after Bhim Army chief Chandrashekhar said on Sunday that members of the Dalit …
  • The Battle For The Bahujan 03 Dec 2018 20:55 Bhim Army chief Chandrashekhar Azad. (File) Bahujan politics, known earlier as Dalit politics, is at an interesting juncture, especially in North India. Since the 1980s to 2016 the movement asserted itself largely through the Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) …
  • Uttar Pradesh riot accused dead, cops probe revenge angle 12 Nov 2018 01:01 Police are probing if the death was a result of revenge killing. (File) AN ACCUSED in the 2013 Muzaffarnagar riots, facing charges over killing of eight members of a minority community, was found dead at his home in Kutba village on Saturday afternoon of …
  • Uttar Pradesh: Muzaffarnagar riot accused dead, cops probe revenge angle 11 Nov 2018 23:45 Accused in the killing of eight during Muzaffarnagar riots. Overall, 62 people had been killed in the 2013 riots. AN ACCUSED in the 2013 Muzaffarnagar riots, facing charges over killing of eight members of a minority community, was found dead at his home …
  • Persecution of Christians Radiates Outward from Hub in Northern India, Sources Say 07 Nov 2018 19:02 NEW DELHI: November 7, 2018. (Morning Star News) – Attacks on Christians that began in one area of Uttar Pradesh in July have spiked and spread, instilling fear in congregations throughout the state, sources said. After several attacks in Jaunpur District …
  • Fatwa against wearing nail polish during Namaz 06 Nov 2018 13:00 [India], Nov 6 (ANI): Darul Uloom Deoband, one of the most respected Muslim seminaries in India, has issued a fatwa or a decree, against women and men of the community proferring Namaz or prayer, wearing nail polish. A fatwa was sought by Mohammad Fazal …
  • [ANALYSIS] Sieg Heil deja vu? Understanding the extreme right's global rise 02 Oct 2018 04:05 The extremist movements in Asia, while benefiting the elites, enjoy the support of the middle classes Published 11:48 AM, October 02, 2018 Updated 11:48 AM, October 02, 2018 Just a few years ago, the idea that the extreme right would come to power in what …
  • SC partially stays NGT order against ECE Industries 02 Oct 2018 01:34 SC partially stays NGT order against ECE Industries The Supreme Court on Monday stayed a part of the National Green Tribunal (NGT)’s order that had asked the Uttar Pradesh Pollution Control Board (UPPCB) to initiate criminal prosecution against the owners …
  • Grenade thrown at BJP MLA Sangeet Som’s house in Meerut, five cops suspended 28 Sep 2018 08:20 Written by AMIT SHARMA | Meerut | Published: September 28, 2018 2:27:34 am BJP MLA Sangeet Som Unidentified persons allegedly threw a grenade at the residence of BJP MLA Sangeet Som at Meerut’s Mall Road early Thursday morning, but it did not explode. …
  • Muzaffarnagar: One dead in clash between two Dalit families 27 Sep 2018 07:37 Written by AMIT SHARMA | Meerut | Published: September 27, 2018 5:01:26 am Bhola’s father Risihipal sustained grievous injuries in the fight and died while being taken to the hospital. (Representational) A 45-year-old man died and six people were injured …
  • Constable commits suicide in Muzaffarnagar 27 Sep 2018 00:25 No suicide note has been found, said police. (Representational Image) A 22-year-old constable in committed suicide in Muzaffarnagar on Wednesday morning. Anita Singh joined the Uttar Pradesh police force two years ago and was posted in Muzaffarnagar …
  • Rains to hit paddy yield in north India 25 Sep 2018 15:00 In Central India, the standing soybean and pulses crops have also been hit but the loss isn’t massive as the showers were followed by relatively bright sunshine that helped absorb soil moisture The sudden increase in rainfall intensity over northern and …
  • Rains in North India lead to 'lodging' in paddy fields, may impact yield 24 Sep 2018 15:52 The sudden increase in rainfall intensity over north and central parts of the country in the last few days could impact final yield of paddy in those fields where 'lodging' has taken place as the rains that came at the fag-end of the southwest …
  • Cost of Tricolour: No door, Muzaffarnagar porter pays price for using it as shade 23 Sep 2018 06:55 Written by AMIT SHARMA | Muzaffarnagar | Updated: September 23, 2018 7:09:53 am Shahrukh was arrested on September 5, is out on bail HE WAS returning home from Muzaffarnagar Railway Station late on August 15 evening when Shahrukh, an unregistered porter at …
  • RLD chief Ajit Singh hits back at Amit Shah over grand alliance remarks 10 Sep 2018 10:19 Written by AMIT SHARMA | Meerut | Published: September 10, 2018 3:43:14 am SP, BSP and RLD alliance in UP threat to BJP, says Ajit Singh Dismissing BJP president Amit Shah’s claim that the opposition is “disruptionist” and the grand alliance an “eyewash”, …
  • UP: Man held for ‘insulting’ national flag 06 Sep 2018 04:30 Written by AMIT SHARMA | Meerut | Published: September 6, 2018 9:49:26 am When contacted, Lalit Mohan Sharma, the West UP chief of the Shiv Sena, said his outfit will never tolerate “desecration” of the national flag. Muzzafarnagar police arrested a 33- …
  • Villages electrified in UP to celebrate Diwali 03 Sep 2018 15:24 AGRA: The BJP has planned to celebrate Diwali this month in 1800 villages in Uttar Pradesh that were electrified after the Yogi government came into power in the state. According to a senior party leader, majority of these villages are in Western Uttar …
  • Asaram witness murder case: Another accused chargesheeted by UP police 01 Sep 2018 18:38 By PTI MUZZAFARNAGAR: Police have filed a charge sheet against one more accused in connection with the killing of Akhil Gupta, the prime witness in the rape case against self-styled godman Asaram, police said. The accused, who is still at large and goes by …
  • When the old Pakistan was a new Pakistan 14 Aug 2018 10:01 After a tediously tiring and painful journey, families set foot onto the barren land that spoke of the massacres that had taken place. PHOTO: HIRA HYDER Every year as August 14th peeks around the corner, it is tradition to see stories emerge of what is …
  • Six of family die after house collapse in Meerut 30 Jul 2018 10:29 Written by AMIT SHARMA | Meerut | Published: July 29, 2018 5:13:27 am Eight people, including five minors, died in two incidents of house collapse in Meerut and Saharanpur on Saturday. Six people of the same family died after the makeshift roof and a wall …
  • Uttar Pradesh: Woman, child die in roof collapse 30 Jul 2018 10:29 Written by AMIT SHARMA | Meerut | Published: July 30, 2018 4:21:26 am (Representational Image) A woman and her four-year-old son died when the roof of their house collapsed in Nara village under Mansoorpur police station in Muzaffarnagar around midnight …
  • 14 school children injured in van-truck collision in Uttar Pradesh's Shamli 05 Jul 2018 06:47 By PTI MUZZAFARNAGAR: At least 14 school children were injured, some of them seriously, when their van collided with a truck on Kairana bypass road in neighbouring Shamli district this morning, police said. The injured were admitted to different hospitals …
  • ‘Accused Claimed To Be Juvenile In Kathua Case Is Above 20 Years’ 02 Jul 2018 23:36 PATHANKOT — The medical report of an accused in the Kathua rape and murder case who had claimed to be a juvenile was submitted before the district and sessions court in Pathankot on Monday by the Jammu and Kashmir police's crime branch in which his age …
  • SC asks Kathua rape case witnesses to move J&K High Court with grievances 02 Jul 2018 18:33 New Delhi, July 2 The Supreme Court on Monday granted liberty to three witnesses, who had alleged harassment at the hands of Special Investigation Team (SIT) probing Kathua gang rape and murder case, to approach the Jammu and Kashmir High Court with their …
  • Muzaffarnagar: Couple arrested for throwing newborn out of car 13 Jun 2018 15:51 By: PTI | Muzzafarnagar | Published: June 13, 2018 7:59:57 pm Sarwer (26) and his wife Kaiser (24) were arrested today for throwing their baby out of their car in Khalapar area of Muzaffarnagar. (Representational Image) A man and his wife were arrested on …
  • Ganga Jamuni: Elected representatives who stoke communal passions must learn from the Mankameshwar Mandir's iftaar 12 Jun 2018 04:53 Indeed, iftar parties during Ramzan are very common in the capital; politicians of all hues are known to host them, and that these parties are attended by many, irrespective of their religious beliefs, is also not surprising. (ANI) It is not uncommon to …
  • Gur rises on stockists' buying 11 Jun 2018 10:21 New Delhi, Jun 11 () Firm conditions prevailed at the wholesale gur (jaggery) market today as prices of gur firmed up by around Rs 100 per quintal on emergence of stockists' buying following an uptick in demand against restricted supplies from growing …
  • Gangster Ka Encounter: Watch India TV's special show on kiiling of UP's dreaded criminals 10 Jun 2018 06:27 Gangster ka encounter When Yogi Adityanath came to power in Uttar Pradesh last year, he had much mission. Cracking down criminals was definitely one among them. According to official data released by Uttar Pradesh police, there were 1144 encounters from …
  • Communal remark in his name goes viral, BJP MLA lodges complaint 08 Jun 2018 21:15 Written by AMIT SHARMA | Meerut | Published: June 9, 2018 1:57:28 am The MLA, Vikram Singh Saini, claimed that the screenshot of the false statement went viral on social media.  The BJP MLA from Muzaffarnagar’s Khatauli on Thursday evening lodged a police …
  • '2019 won't be as easy for the BJP as it was in 2014' 05 Jun 2018 09:14 'There is core BJP support on the Hindutva line. It will continue.' 'Along with that, the BJP is ready to play the OBCs trifurcation card to its benefit.' 'If you see the post-Kairana result, the BJP spokespersons and IT cell have …
  • Giving caste numbers, BJP finds holes in opposition’s ‘vote transfer’ claims 02 Jun 2018 02:30 NEW DELHI: The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) is seeing a silver lining in its defeats in Kairana and Noorpur by-polls in Uttar Pradesh, saying it can give the Opposition alliance a good run for its money as the latter did not get as many votes as they …
  • Bypolls to four Lok Sabha and 10 Assembly constituencies tomorrow as BJP faces united opposition 27 May 2018 16:17 Opposition leaders, including Congress’ Sonia Gandhi and Rahul Gandhi, SP’s Akhilesh Yadav, AP CM Chandrababu Naidu, WB CM Mamata Banerjee, RJD’s Tejashwi Yadav, CPI(M)’s Sitaram Yechury, NCP’s Sharad Pawar, BSP’s Mayawati and newly sworn-in Karnataka CM …
  • NIA files chargesheet against LeT operative Sheikh Abdul Naeem, 9 others 25 May 2018 15:20 NEW DELHI: The National Investigation Agency on Friday filed a chargesheet against Lashkar-e-Taiba operative Sheikh Abdul Naeem and nine others for conspiring to revive the activities of LeT in India and carry out major attacks on the directions of …
  • Kathua Rape-And-Murder: SC Allows Relatives To Accompany Students For Questioning 18 May 2018 23:58 New Delhi—The Supreme Court on Thursday allowed three college students, who are friends of a key accused in the sensational Kathua gang rape and murder case and have been made witnesses, to be accompanied by their relatives during their further questioning …
  • Thunderstorm alert in Delhi NCR: Dust storm hits parts of national capital; IMD predicts squall, hailstorm 18 May 2018 15:46 Thunderstorm alert in Delhi NCR live updates: Dust storm begins in parts of national capital; IMD predicts squall, hailstorm in next few hours India Meteorological Department has issued a fresh warning on thunderstorm, strong winds and hailstorm for next …
  • Kathua Girl’s Rape-And-Murder: SC No To Protection To Witness,CBI Probe   16 May 2018 18:12 New Delhi—The Supreme Court on Wednesday refused to give protection to witnesses of Kathua rape case. The apex court has fixed the matter for further hearing to May 17. The court has also refused to take the case from Jammu and Kashmir Crime Branch and …
  • Kathua rape-murder: SC allows J&K to file status report 16 May 2018 16:14 New Delhi, May 16 (IANS) The Supreme Court on Wednesday allowed the Jammu and Kashmir Crime Branch to file a status report in the Kathua gang rape and murder case of an eight-year-old girl. A bench of Chief Justice Dipak Misra, Justice A.M. Khanwilkar and …
  • Thunderstorm Alert For Delhi, Western Uttar Pradesh For Next 3 Days 06 May 2018 10:57 Delhi and the National Capital Region could see rain and thunderstorm on Sunday. (File) New Delhi:  Thunderstorm and heavy rain is likely in at least 13 states and two Union Territories tomorrow, the Union Home Ministry has warned. This morning, the …
  • Thunderstorm Alert For Delhi And Suburbs By Home Ministry 06 May 2018 05:18 Delhi and the National Capital Region will see rain and thunderstorm on Sunday. (File) New Delhi:  Thunderstorm and rain are likely in Delhi, the National Capital Region and parts of western Uttar Pradesh today, the Union Home Ministry has said, quoting …
  • Thunderstorm, squall likely to hit Delhi, UP, Rajasthan, Punjab, Haryana today | Latest Updates 05 May 2018 12:57 Villagers near a peepal tree, uprooted in Wednesday's massive storm, at Cheet village in Agra district on Friday. Photo:PTI After some respite on Thursday and Friday, a fresh set of thunderstorms, accompanied with gusty winds, is likely to hit India’s …
  • Fresh thunderstorm, squall warning issued for West Bengal, Odisha, Bihar , Uttar Pradesh 04 May 2018 16:38 Lightning strikes over residential apartments during a thunderstorm on the outskirts of New Delhi on 2 May 2018. Photo: AFP New Delhi: Government on Friday issued a fresh warning about thunderstorm and squall hitting West Bengal, Odisha, Bihar and Uttar …
  • Uttar Pradesh: 12-year-old boy sodomised, beaten up by two youths 24 Apr 2018 06:10 By: PTI | Muzzafarnagar | Published: April 24, 2018 10:43:54 am The boy was beaten up after he tried to stop them from sexually assaulting him, police said. A 12-year-old boy was allegedly sodomised and beaten up at a village here by two youths, who have …
  • 13-year-old girl raped by doctor in Uttar Pradesh's Muzaffarnagar 22 Apr 2018 06:52 Activist of various organizations protest against recent incidents of rape in the country, in Mumbai. Image used for representational purpose only. (File Photo | AP) MUZZAFARNAGAR: A 13-year-old girl was allegedly confined by a doctor in his clinic for …
  • Three arrested for betting on IPL matches in Uttar Pradesh 21 Apr 2018 10:48 Image used for representational purpose MUZZAFARNAGAR: Three people, including a woman, were arrested on charges of betting on IPL matches here, police said today. They were arrested yesterday from an area under the New Mandi police station. Five mobile …
  • Three arrested for betting on IPL matches in UP 21 Apr 2018 10:22 Image used for representational purpose MUZZAFARNAGAR: Three people, including a woman, were arrested on charges of betting on IPL matches here, police said today. They were arrested yesterday from an area under the New Mandi police station. Five mobile …
  • Rs 25 lakh unearthed from suspended Muzaffarpur SSP's in-laws' locker 19 Apr 2018 11:48 MUZAFFARPUR: Sleuths of the Special Vigilance Unit (SVU) on Thursday unearthed Rs 25 lakh cash from a bank locker held by the in-laws of suspended senior superintendent of police, Vivek Kumar, from Muzzafarnagar in Uttar Pradesh. The locker was located in …
  • Nine held in Khatauli for ‘cow slaughter, attacking police’: ‘Innocent kids thrown in jail, who will marry my granddaughters?’ 06 Apr 2018 00:41 Written by Aditi Vatsa | Muzzafarnagar | Published: April 6, 2018 5:32:25 am Haji Naseer and Mohammad Haseen at their residence in Khatauli on Thursday. (Abhinav Saha) On Thursday evening, Nitin Tyagi’s phone rang. “Arre, mubarak ho,” the Muzaffarnagar …
  • Bharat bandh LIVE UPDATES: Seven killed; 800 anti-riot policemen rushed to MP, UP as protest turns violent 02 Apr 2018 14:49 Bharat Bandh LIVE UPDATES: The protest turned violent in various states as the bandh progressed in the day. (Express Photo by Javed Raja) The nationwide bandh called by Dalit organisations on Monday turned violent as people resorted to stone pelting, …
  • Bharat bandh: Violence claims several lives; Opposition hits out at Centre, BJP leaders appeal for peace 02 Apr 2018 14:49 Bharat Bandh: Visuals of Protest in Ahmedabad. (Express Photo by Javed Raja) At least seven persons were killed and several others, including policemen, were injured in violent clashes on Monday during the nationwide bandh called by Dalit groups against  …
  • Bharat bandh LIVE UPDATES: Death toll rises to six; 800 anti-riot policemen rushed to MP, UP 02 Apr 2018 13:15 Bharat Bandh LIVE UPDATES: The protest turned violent in various states as the bandh progressed in the day. (Express Photo by Javed Raja) The nationwide bandh called by Dalit organisations on Monday turned violent as people resorted to stone pelting, …
  • Uttar Pradesh: Six encounters in 24 hours, two criminals killed 25 Mar 2018 09:41 Lucknow encounter site where Sunil Sharma was killed in September. (File photo) In line with the Yogi Adityanath government’s tough stance against criminals, Uttar Pradesh police on Sunday conducted six encounters in the state in the last 24 hours, killing …
  • Yogi Adityanath government to withdraw 131 cases linked to Muzaffarnagar riots 22 Mar 2018 14:49 LUCKNOW: UP government's move to starts the process for withdrawal of 131 cases related to 2013 Muzaffarnagar riots has evoked sharp reactions from the Opposition as many of these cases are not just frivolous and 'political' in nature as …
  • I will face my case; have no evidence against Azam Khan: Sanjeev Balyan 22 Mar 2018 14:46 NEW DELHI: Union Minister Sanjeev Balyan, an accused in the Muzzafarnagar riots of 2013, has said he will face the case against him in court and said that no case of rape or murder or against any politician is being withdrawn by the state. Speaking to ET …
  • In Indian Science Congress papers: Yoga & Gita for spiritual health in social media era 19 Mar 2018 21:39 Written by Sowmiya Ashok | Imphal | Published: March 20, 2018 2:00 am Performance during inauguration of Science Congress. (Photo: Twitter/Manipur University) INDIA APPEARS stressed out, fatigued by social media, in need of Patanjali yoga, and should …
  • BJP may field late MP’s daughter in Kairana 17 Mar 2018 02:49 New Delhi: The Kairana Lok Sabha bypoll in Uttar Pradesh expected to be held next month has become a tough task for the BJP even though the late BJP MP Hukum Singh’s daughter Mriganka Singh may be put up as the candidate to play the ‘sympathy’ card and …
  • 'Padmaavat': Petrol bomb thrown inside theatre in UP's Muzzafarnagar 28 Jan 2018 07:12 A still from 'Padmaavat' MUZZAFARNAGAR: In an attempt to set on fire a cinema hall showing the controversial film "Padmaavat", two unidentified persons threw a petrol bomb inside it, police said today. The incident took place last evening …
  • 6 killed as truck overturns onto car after h... 26 Jan 2018 11:23 AGRA: Four people were crushed to death after an overloaded truck overturned and londed on top of a hatch-back after hitting another car on Fatehabad state highway. The accident also left two people dead who were traveling in the second car. The accident …
  • 'Padmaavat' row: Karni Sena threatens senior advocate Harish Salve 19 Jan 2018 14:22 According to reports Salve said, 'Karni Sena called my office to threaten. They dared my office to complain.' New Delhi: Senior lawyer Harish Salve who represented the producers of 'Padmaavat' in the Supreme Court has received threats over …
  • Uttar Pradesh: Wife given triple talaq, pushed off building by husband 19 Jan 2018 12:25 Representational Image. | Express File Photo MUZZAFARNAGAR: A woman was allegedly thrown-off the terrace of a building by her husband after he gave her instant triple talaq for not meeting dowry demands in Hapur district, the police said. The incident took …
  • UP: Wife given talaq, pushed off building by husband 19 Jan 2018 11:16 Representational Image. | Express File Photo MUZZAFARNAGAR: A woman was allegedly thrown-off the terrace of a building by her husband after he gave her instant triple talaq for not meeting dowry demands in Hapur district, the police said. The incident took …
  • Bheem Army protests violence against Dalits in Maharashtra 05 Jan 2018 06:58 By: PTI | Muzzafarnagar | Published: January 5, 2018 11:54 am A large group of protesters staged a sit-in and raised slogans against the Maharashtra government here last evening. Activists of the Bheem Army, a Dalit group, protested violence against …
  • Kar sevak who helped demolish Babri Masjid is determined to rebuild 100 mosques 31 Dec 2017 17:49 Balbir Singh was a kar sevak who participated in the razing of the Babri Masjid. Today, as Mohammed Amir, his goal is to repair and rebuild 100 mosques. By Murali K Menon The talk is of madness. The powerful hold it can take on one, and how the fear caused …
  • Uttar Pradesh: Mother gang-raped, family abducted to avenge son's elopement 30 Dec 2017 10:35 Image for representational purpose only. MUZZAFARNAGAR: A woman was allegedly abducted along with her family members and gang-raped by relatives of another woman who eloped with her son in Uttar Pradesh, police said today. The incident took place in Nojal …
  • 2017: A recap of the year that was 29 Dec 2017 13:20 The countdown to the new year has begun and we look back at the year that unfolded before us. The countdown to the new year has begun and we look back at the year that unfolded before us. From tragedies in hospitals to accidents on rail tracks, from …
  • Fake PAN, Aadhaar card racket busted in Uttar Pradesh's Shamli: Police 24 Dec 2017 16:44 Image used for representational purpose only MUZZAFARNAGAR: Police in Uttar Pradesh's Shamli district today claimed to have busted a gang which made fake Aadhaar and PAN cards with the arrest of one person. The accused was arrested from a house in …
  • Fake PAN, Aadhaar racket busted in UP's Shamli 24 Dec 2017 16:39 Image used for representational purpose only MUZZAFARNAGAR: Police in Uttar Pradesh's Shamli district today claimed to have busted a gang which made fake Aadhaar and PAN cards with the arrest of one person. The accused was arrested from a house in …
  • A Matter of Choice 12 Dec 2017 19:06 Muktidham is set in a Hindu matha, whose dying head must choose a successor; the director On the first day of rehearsals of his play Muktidham, Bangalore-based director Abhishek Majumdar looked around the room and saw a snapshot of his 10 years in theatre. …
  • Woman, 3 others arrested for filing false rape complaint 02 Dec 2017 10:54 Muzzafarnagar, PTI Dec 2 2017, 15:46 IST A woman and her three associates have been arrested for reportedly filing a false complaint of gang rape in Miranpur town of the district in western Uttar Pradesh, police said on Saturday. According to circle …
  • Parallel Takeover 22 Nov 2017 18:30 Standing on a Bandra cliff in Satya (1998), Bhiku Mhatre, the gangster played out by a young Manoj Bajpayee, asks, Mumbai ka king kaun? (Who’s the king of Mumbai?)” And then, without waiting for an answer, he shouts: Bhiku Mhatre. If one were to ask the …
  • Five women candidates booked for violating code of conduct in UP 18 Nov 2017 14:42 Press Trust of India, Muzzafarnagar, Nov 18 2017, 19:15 IST Actor and Congress leader Nagma during an election rally in Meerut, Uttar Pradesh, on Saturday. The state will hold local body elections from November 22. Five women candidates from different …
  • BJP against India's culture, heritage: Mamata Banerjee on Taj Mahal row 17 Oct 2017 07:17 Kolkata: West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Monday lashed out against BJP leader Sangeet Som's comments on the Taj Mahal, saying it was "a manifestation of the BJP's political agenda" and said the day was not far when the party …
  • Day not far when BJP will try to change country's name: Mamata Banerjee 17 Oct 2017 07:16 West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Monday lashed out against BJP leader Sangeet Som's comments on the Taj Mahal, saying it was "a manifestation of the BJP's political agenda" and said the day was not far when the party will try …
  • Muzzafarnagar: Woman raped at gunpoint 27 Aug 2017 15:38 Image for representational purpose only MUZZAFARNAGAR: A 30-year-old woman was allegedly raped by a man at Kotwali police station area here, the police said today. According to the woman's complaint, she was raped by the accused at gunpoint last night, …
  • Muzzafarnagar train derailment: Utkal Express passengers rescued injured before help reached 20 Aug 2017 03:13 Coaches of the Puri-Haridwar Utkal Express train after it derailed in Khatauli near Muzaffarnagar on Saturday. (PTI) MUZZAFARNAGAR: The passengers of the derailed Puri-Haridwar-Kalinga Utkal Express rescued injured passengers till the government help …
  • Muzzafarnagar accident: Passengers rescued injured before help reached 20 Aug 2017 02:45 [India] August 20 (ANI): The passengers of the derailed Puri-Haridwar-Kalinga Utkal Express rescued injured passengers till the government help arrived. Ram Prakash, who was travelling in the S7 coach, told ANI that after the accident passengers of the …
  • Kalinga Utkal express derailed in Muzzafarnagar, 20 injured: Reports 19 Aug 2017 13:06 NEW DELHI: In a major train accident, at least 20 passengers have been injured after six coaches of 18477 Kalinga-Utkal Express derailed today near Muzaffarnagar. According to news reports, the train derailed near Khatauli, Muzaffarnagar at around 5:46 pm. …
  • Muzzafarnagar: Communal hatred took the life of a 22-year-old Muslim Father 19 Jul 2017 08:51 Muzzafarnagar: Communal Hatred in Muzzafarnagar claimed the life of a 22-yr-old Muslim father after he decided to visit their village to celebrate Eid. Naseem Khan who got married to 18-yr-old Pinki Kumari in 2015, after two years of communal riots in …
  • Triveni Engineering and Industries says NGT taken view that Muzzafarnagar Distillery to not operate pending action plan 14 Jul 2017 14:18 8:36am EDT July 14 (Reuters) - Triveni Engineering And Industries Ltd :Says been contesting legal case before NGT on alleged pollution,effluent discharge by its distillery unit‍​.Says tribunal taken view that Muzzafarnagar distillery should not operate …
  • Muzzafarnagar stripping incident: FIR registered against warden 01 Apr 2017 09:32 Muzaffarnagar: A First Information Report (FIR) was registered on Saturday against the hostel warden of a government school for allegedly stripping 70 girls naked to check if they were menstruating. A public hue and cry emerged after reports of a lady …
  • Experts for probe in Muzzafarnagar stripping incident 31 Mar 2017 14:28 [India], Mar. 31 (ANI): Experts on Friday called for a probe against school where students were forced to strip to check their menstrual status helath. High Court Advocate and former Chairperson of Maharashtra State Women's Commission, Nirmala Samant …