• Meet The Imam Who’s Making Kashmir’s Seminary Students ‘Competitive’ 30 Aug 2020 01:06 WhatsApp Facebook Twitter Email 53Shares Tanveer ul Islam. Photos by Asif Khan A cleric in Kashmir has introduced academic education apart from the mandatory religious learning in seminary to make children from underprivileged section of the society …
  • Bengaluru CCB nabs gangster Ravi Pujari's associate in Shabnam Developers Shootout case 07 Aug 2020 23:47 IBT Media The Bengaluru's Central Crime Branch team led by PI Mahanand has nabbed an absconding weapons' dealer. Ikhlaq Qureshi who was out on bail 13 years ago was involved in the Shabnam Developers' shootout case. On Friday, the CCB-led team …
  • Of vintage outfits and matching masks 28 Jul 2020 03:25 Express News Service The current global crisis has brought in various factors that will determine the way of life. Embracing these changes, designer duo Rimple and Harpreet Narula have launched a special wedding collection Karawan, for post-COVID-19 times …
  • 77 booked in Bahraich for Friday group namaz 27 Jul 2020 01:06 Lucknow/Bahraich: As many as 77 persons were booked in Bahraich for offering Friday prayers in a congregation in violation of lockdown curbs. An FIR was registered late Saturday on the report of a police circle officer following an inquiry. In the past …
  • Unspecified number of deer swept away in swollen Ganga, seven rescued: Officials 21 Jul 2020 14:48 An unspecified number of deers were swept away in the Ganga while seven of the bunch were rescued near here, said officials on Monday. The bunch of deer, apparently trapped in a swollen Ganga near Hardwar amid the incessant rains, was swept along with the …
  • 50% KGBV staff found absent in random checking 30 Jun 2020 00:51 Lucknow: About 92% of teachers of Kasturba Gandhi Balika Vidyalayas (KGBV) in Kanpur Dehat skipped duty on June 25, a random checking of attendance conducted by the basic education department has revealed. Only 8% staff attended the duty in Kanpur Dehat on …
  • Neutral on IGL, target price Rs 485: Motilal Oswal 18 Jun 2020 10:12 Motilal Oswal has given a neutral rating to Indraprastha Gas Ltd with a target price of Rs 485. The share price moved down by -5.09 per cent from its previous close of Rs 474.15. The last traded stock price is Rs 450. IGL EBITDA was lower than brokerage …
  • IGL reports ₹290.76 crore consolidated net profit in Q4 17 Jun 2020 16:16 Indraprastha Gas Limited (IGL) has reported a ₹290.76 crore consolidated net profit for the fourth quarter of financial year 2019-20. This is higher than the ₹228.08 crore consolidated net profit reported by the company in the corresponding quarter of the …
  • In 80 days, 135 healthy babies without symptoms born at Covid hospital in Pune 31 May 2020 20:51 The team of doctors who handled the pregnancies included Dr Hemraj Narkhade, Dr Anand Karle, Dr Smita Thakkarwad and others. (Representational) As many as 134 pregnant women, out of whom nine had tested positive for the coronavirus, delivered 135 healthy …
  • Punjab starts free bus service for migrant workers to return to UP 18 May 2020 17:10 JALANDHAR: The first free bus to facilitate migrants stranded during lockdown in Jalandhar on Monday plied from the local bus stand to Saharanpur with 30 migrants. Punjab government would bear the entire expenses of the bus. The scheme has been initiated …
  • After trains, Punjab to ply buses to UP for labourers 18 May 2020 11:09 JALANDHAR: After sending around 50 trains for travel of migrants stranded in Jalandhar, Punjab government has decided to run free buses daily to facilitate travel of migrant labourers to 10 districts of Uttar Pradesh (UP). Jalandhar deputy commissioner …
  • 46 patients score win over Covid-19 in Ludhiana 16 May 2020 19:03 Representative image Ludhiana: Deputy commissioner Pradeep Kumar Agrawal on Saturday informed that in good news, till date, a total of 46 patients have been declared cured in district Ludhiana. He informed that the patients declared cured today included 4 …
  • Craft, architecture come together to tell new stories of identity and culture 06 May 2020 14:29 If architecture is about problem solving, not all solutions are formed only in the mind. (Source: Prabhakar B Bhagwat) Mumbai-based architect Uttam Jain, in a dialogue with architect-academic Narendra Dengle, narrated his experience of working on a cinema …
  • Delhi police officer donates Rs 1 lakh to PM's relief fund to tackle coronavirus pandemic 30 Mar 2020 13:35 By ANI NEW DELHI: Senior Sub-Inspector of Delhi Police Rajinder Malik on Monday made a contribution of Rs 1 lakh to the Prime Minister's relief fund in a bid to tackle the menace of coronavirus in the country. Speaking to ANI, Malik said that the …
  • Hundreds leave, Chandigarh Admin in denial 29 Mar 2020 09:02 Written by Saurabh Prashar | Chandigarh | Published: March 29, 2020 1:22:32 pm The people, continue to move in hope of catching a bus from the UP border, which has been arranged by the UP government. (Express Photo/Representational) Resembling an …
  • Coronavirus impact: Banks to continue IT, treasury, clearing operations 20 Mar 2020 07:53 Mumbai: Banks have built contingency plans to ensure that critical IT units for the delivery of digital banking, treasury services and cheque clearing continue even if the coronavirus shutdown intensifies. However, frontline staff will continue to attend …
  • ‘Heropanti’ actor Dev Sharma’s next is a family entertainer 14 Mar 2020 10:51 Mumbai, March 14 (IANS) Actor Dev Sharma will soon be seen in “Aa Bhi Ja O Piya”, a film he describes as a complete family entertainer that talks of family values, bonding and relationships. “After a long time, I heard a script that had all the elements of …
  • Dalit girl alleges sexual harassment by three youths in UP's Muzzafarnagar 19 Feb 2020 09:07 By PTI MUZAFFARNAGAR: 16-year-old Dalit girl has alleged she was sexually harassed by three youths when she was on her way to a brick kiln at a village in Shamli district, police said on Wednesday. They said the incident happened at Bhabisa village under …
  • BJP leader asks 10 per cent quota for Western UP in JNU, Jamia to 'fix' anti-national sloganeering 23 Jan 2020 06:47 By ANI MEERUT: Union Minister Sanjeev Balyan on Wednesday said that if people from Western Uttar Pradesh are given 10 per cent reservation in Jawaharlal Nehru University (JNU) and Jamia Millia Islamia, then nobody will be able to make anti-national slogans …
  • Students allege state suppression in U.P. 23 Jan 2020 01:24 Students from up to 30 universities who undertook “fact finding” missions in 15 cities in Uttar Pradesh, from where incidents of police crackdown on anti-CAA protesters were reported, alleged that a pattern of “communalised “state suppression” had emerged, …
  • 5-year-old’s rape: 2 held guilty, Delhi court says ‘grotesque crime’ 18 Jan 2020 23:34 Written by Anand Mohan J | New Delhi | Published: January 19, 2020 4:35:18 am Manoj and Pradeep were convicted under Sections 376 (D), 376 (2) (i), 363, 342, 201, 307 and 34 of the IPC and Section 6 of the POCSO Act. (Representational Image) A Delhi court …
  • CAA: Microsoft boss calls India's new citizenship law 'sad' 14 Jan 2020 03:10 Image copyright Getty Images Microsoft boss Satya Nadella has spoken out about India's controversial new citizenship law. The India-born executive said what is happening is "sad" and he would love to see a Bangladeshi immigrant succeed in the …
  • Will give land, houses to 25 Hindu families from Pak, says BJP MLA 12 Jan 2020 20:43 Written by Amit Sharma | Meerut | Published: January 13, 2020 1:30:24 am Saini, who is an accused in the 2013 Muzzafarnagar riots cases, had earlier that said Pakistan should enact a law on the lines the Citizenship (Amendment) Act (CAA) so “persecuted …
  • BSP team meets UP governor, seeks release of jailed anti-CAA protesters 06 Jan 2020 17:54 By: PTI | Lucknow, New Delhi | Published: January 6, 2020 8:30:53 pm Protests over CAA, NRC had turned violent in Uttar Pradesh. (Express file photo by Vishal Srivastav) A Bahujan Samaj Party delegation on Monday met Uttar Pradesh Governor Anandiben Patel …
  • Apologise for sending protesters to jail: Maya to Yogi govt 06 Jan 2020 00:57 BSP supremo Mayawati. (File photo) BSP chief Mayawati on Sunday asked the Uttar Pradesh government to seek apology from the public for putting anti-citizenship law protesters behind bars without thorough investigation. She dubbed it as “highly shameful and …
  • BSP chief Mayawati tears into UP govt over arrest of CAA protesters 05 Jan 2020 11:42 Lucknow (Uttar Pradesh) [India], Jan 5 (ANI): Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) chief Mayawati on Sunday accused the Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath-led state government of putting anti-CAA stir protesters behind the bars without thorough investigation and demanded …
  • Death toll reaches 27 in India's citizenship protests 28 Dec 2019 02:58 Protests against the Citizenship Amendment Act (CAA) and the National Register of Citizens (NRC) in Mumbai. December 19, 2019. Photo by Vishal Yashoda, CC-BY As of December 27, 2019, at least 27 people have been killed and thousands have been arrested amid …
  • Anti-CAA Protests Live Updates: Delhi Police Around 200 Protesters Outside UP Bhawan 28 Dec 2019 02:51 There has been no let-up in the protests against the Citizenship Amendment Act. Violent protests have erupted in parts of the country since the day the Bill was passed in Parliament. While the violent protests broke out in New Delhi first, it has spread to …
  • UP assesses damages, to issue recovery notices soon 24 Dec 2019 04:41 NEW DELHI: The Yogi Adityanath government is moving ahead, citing a Supreme Court order, to deliver on the Chief Minister’s promise of avenging the loss to public property by seizing assets of the CAA-NRC protestors in Uttar Pradesh. UP’s Principal …
  • 17 Dead, 705 Reportedly Arrested Amid Anti-Citizenship Act Violence Spree in India's Uttar Pradesh 22 Dec 2019 07:49 New Delhi (Sputnik): The wave of protests against India's new citizenship law continues to send ripples, with country-wide agitations entering their twelfth day. Despite measures put in place to curb the protests, the violence has erupted in several …
  • Indian citizenship law: six killed in deadliest day of protests over new bill 21 Dec 2019 05:03 Six people died and dozens were injured when Indian police clashed with thousands of protesters who again took to the streets in several parts of the country to oppose a new law they say discriminates against Muslims. There were standoffs on Friday at …
  • Indian police clash with stone-throwing Muslims angry at citizenship law 20 Dec 2019 23:32 There were standoffs at police barricades in half a dozen towns in populous Uttar Pradesh state which has long been a tinderbox of communal tensions between majority Hindus and minority Muslims. Chants of "Remove Modi" filled the air at Delhi…
  • Six killed in protests over India citizenship law in Uttar Pradesh 20 Dec 2019 23:32 There were standoffs at police barricades in half a dozen towns in Uttar Pradesh, India's most populous state, which has long been a tinderbox of communal tensions between majority Hindus and minority Muslims. At least six people died and 32 were …
  • 6 dead in deadliest day of Indian citizenship law protests 20 Dec 2019 20:05 Six people died and dozens were injured on Friday as Indian police clashed with thousands of protesters who again took to the streets in several parts of the country to oppose a new law they say discriminates against Muslims. There were standoffs at police …
  • Indian police fire tear gas in clashes with stone-throwing Muslims angry at citizenship law 20 Dec 2019 15:41 NEW DELHI (Reuters) - Indian police fired tear gas and clashed with crowds of stone-throwing Muslims who took to the streets after Friday prayers across the north of the country in anger at a citizenship law they say discriminates against the secular …
  • Sikh donates land for mosque in Yogi's UP 02 Dec 2019 03:37 'Sukh Pal Singh is not very rich where money is concerned, but his heart is rich.' Kindly note that the image has been posted only for representational purposes. Photograph: Sivaram V/Reuters   Almost 800 km from the site of the long-pending …
  • National champion Gourav Baliyan, 18, eyes ticket to Tokyo 30 Nov 2019 04:00 Teenager Gourav Baliyan emerged as the national champion in India’s most competitive weight category (74kg) on Friday. Express As 18-year-old Gourav Baliyan made his way to collect his gold medal after the 74 Kg freestyle final against Praveen Rana in …
  • Sudarshan News:Its history of communally-divisive misinformation 26 Nov 2019 19:47 New Delhi: On August 12, railway minister Piyush Goyal congratulated Suresh Chavhanke on the 14th anniversary of his media venture Sudarshan News. “I hope your channel continues to inform truth to the people,” wrote Goyal. समाचार जगत में अपना विशेष स्थान …
  • Gurpreet Singh: Indian journalist who exposed residential-school-like system in her country to speak at UBC 31 Oct 2019 02:19 Controversial and highly racist Indian residential schools may have been shut down Canada for more than two decades, but they continue to exist in the world’s so-called largest democracy. Journalist Neha Dixit filed an investigative report in 2016 …
  • Farmers’nation-wide protests against RCEP go unnoticed 27 Oct 2019 12:19 The widespread protests by hundreds of farmers across the country against the Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership (RCEP) went unnoticed by and large. All the key agricultural States such as Uttar Pradesh, Punjab, Telangana, Andhra Pradesh, …
  • India's 1st plant to convert paddy straw into biogas near Delhi to tackle pollution 20 Oct 2019 07:20 New Delhi, Oct 20 () India's first plant to covert paddy straw into biogas that can be used as CNG in automobiles will come up at Karnal in Haryana as agencies double effort to prevent burning of crop stubble that is said to be the main reason for …
  • Police: Woman shot dead in revenge crime, man held 17 Oct 2019 01:50 Police identified the deceased as Reena Singh, 22 and the accused as Pradeep, 26.  (Representative Image) A 22-YEAR-OLD woman was shot outside her residence in Muzzafarnagar’s Balipur village under Meerapur police station Wednesday, police said. In June, …
  • Birthdays of cops to be celebrated in police stations: UP SSP orders 04 Oct 2019 15:09 Image Source : PTI Birthdays of UP cops to be celebrated in police stations The Senior Superintendent of Police (SSP) in Uttar Pradesh's Muzzafarnagar has issued an order saying that birthdays of all police personnel, irrespective of their ranks, will …
  • BS-VI fuel in entire Delhi-NCR from today; 6 months before deadline 01 Oct 2019 11:22 BS-VI fuel in entire Delhi-NCR from today; 6 months before deadline In a bid to boost its fight against pollution, Delhi-NCR is all set to go green with BS-VI complaint petrol and diesel, six months before the deadline date of April 1.  As per reports, …
  • SUV-truck collision on Ahmedabad-Vadodara expressway, five killed 30 Sep 2019 21:07 Pannu said as many as 391 road accident black spots were identified in 12 districts of the state. FIVE PERSONS were killed on the spot when their SUV rammed into a truck from the rear end, on the Ahmedabad-Vadodara expressway close to Sojali village in …
  • From Tuesday, BS-VI fuel availability across NCR may help in lowering pollution 30 Sep 2019 17:46 New Delhi: The roll out of a cleaner Bharat Stage-VI fuel, or BS-VI fuel, in Haryana starting Tuesday is expected to bring down vehicular pollution in the National Capital Region (NCR), infamous for its air quality levels. Starting tomorrow, 2,200 retail …
  • NCR Region Covered with BS VI Fuels Supply with Remaining Seven Districts of Haryana Commencing BS VI Supply from Tomorrow 30 Sep 2019 17:42 In line with the commitment to roll out Bharat Stage (BS) VI fuels in NCR region, 2200 Retail Outlets of IOC/BPC/HPC would be supplying BSVI grade fuels in 7 districts in the state of Haryana with effect from tomorrow, October 01, 2019. The …
  • BSVI grade fuel supplies cover Delhi NCR 30 Sep 2019 17:07 NEW DELHI: Ultra-clean BSVI grade petrol and diesel supplies will expand to seven more districts of Haryana from October 1 to cover the entire national capital region as oil companies extend the fuel coverage to all over the country in a phased manner. …
  • Supply of BS VI grade fuel begins across NCR 30 Sep 2019 17:00 Bharat Stage VI grade fuels will be supplied in seven districts of Haryana from Tuesday (October 1). With this, the entire National Capital Region is being now served with BS VI fuels, ahead of schedule. An IndianOil statement said that the new districts …
  • Punjab: Woman killed; cops claim husband shot her, made up robbery tale 25 Sep 2019 11:59 Police arrested Gaba on Monday and recovered the weapon. Nearly two months after a man claimed his wife was shot by miscreants who ‘waylaid and robbed’ them on GT road in Khanna, police Tuesday claimed to have solved the case with the arrest of the man. …
  • Meerut: Man shoots wife before killing self 03 Sep 2019 00:03 “The bodies were sent for post-mortem examination,” said Santosh Kumar Tyagi, the in-charge of Khatauli police station. (Representational Image) A 45-year-old man allegedly shot his wife dead and then killed himself with his lincensed revolver in Laadpur …
  • Yogi Adityanath rewards performers, inducts 18 new ministers with an eye on 2022 polls 21 Aug 2019 06:39 NEW DELHI: Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath has expanded his Council of Ministers, inducting 18 new Ministers and promoting five existing Ministers who took oath on Wednesday. This was the first Cabinet reshuffle by the UP government aimed at a careful caste …
  • UP: One killed in clash over parking, three arrested 14 Aug 2019 00:47 Police said trouble erupted when Rafiq asked one Irfan (33) not to park his bike in an area marked for parking of his family’s vehicles. (Representational Image) A 52-YEAR-OLD MAN died and nearly a dozen persons, including women, were injured in a clash …
  • Kanwariya killed in road accident in UP's Muzaffarnagar 23 Jul 2019 19:50 Kanwariya killed in road accident in UP's Muzaffarnagar One kanwariya was killed and another seriously injured when a car hit their scooter in Uttar Pradesh's Muzzafarnagar district on Tuesday, police said. The accident occurred on the Delhi- …
  • Ab Tak 52: Meerut Zone 'encounter score' after biggest encounter of four criminals 18 Jul 2019 04:30 New Delhi: Ab Tak 52. That is the count in UP’s Meerut Zone of criminals shot dead in police encounters so far under the Yogi Adityanath regime, including the biggest encounter in the state so far on Tuesday where four criminals were killed in two broad- …
  • Gangster, 3 who helped him escape killed: UP cops 16 Jul 2019 23:14 In Meerut, two members of the Sandu gang, Rajat alias Ravindra and Amit alias Sheru, were killed in an encounter on Sardhana-Daurala state highway Tuesday afternoon. THE MEERUT and Muzaffarnagar police killed four criminals in shootouts at separate places …
  • UP: 3 Clerks from Revenue Dept. sacked for allowing encroachment 16 Jul 2019 13:54 Muzzafarnagar: Three clerks from the revenue department in UP have been sacked on charges of allowing encroachment of government land a police official said. According to Additional District Magistrate Amit Kumar, action was taken against three clerks – …
  • BJP MLA Sangeet Som questions UP police cover to ‘criminal’ 16 Jul 2019 01:14 BJP MLA from Sardhana, Sangeet Som (File Photo) BJP MLA from Sardhana, Sangeet Som, has sought a high-level probe on why and how the Meerut police has sanctioned two (police) gunners for the security of a hardened criminal ,Bhupendra Baafar, 55, against …
  • Assaulted for not chanting Jai Shri Ram: Muslim cleric 15 Jul 2019 12:12 No arrests have been made in the case, so far. (Photo for representational purpose) A 30-year-old Muslim cleric was allegedly beaten up and forced to chant ‘Jai Shri Ram’ near Sarora village on Meerut-Karnal highway in Baghpat on Saturday evening. Though …
  • Woman, Family Members Sentenced To Life In Jail For Husband's Murder 04 Jul 2019 13:35 The man Anil Kumar's father had registered a complaint against the eight people. (Representational) Muzzafarnagar: A court in Uttar Pradesh's Muzaffarnagar on Thursday sentenced a woman and seven of her family members to life in prison in the …
  • 7 ‘encounters’ in 24 hours: 1 criminal killed, six arrested in Uttar Pradesh 26 Jun 2019 01:39 The SHO of Mirapur police station in Muzaffarnagar said Aadesh Baliyan (38), killed in the encounter, was wanted in cases in the district and neighbouring Baghpat. IN THE past 24 hours, Uttar Pradesh Police conducted operations in at least seven places, …
  • 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. …
  • 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- …
  • '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 …
  • 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 …