Mother, brother among 3 held for 'honour killing'

Lucknow, March 26 -- Two days after a 20-year-old woman and her 17-year-old sister were found dead in Bilsanda area of Pilibhit district, police on Thursday arrested the brother and mother of the dece... Read More

Yet another accused in FICN racket held

Lucknow, March 26 -- Sadar Ali, a resident of Malda, West Bengal was arrested from Gautam Buddh Nagar by UP Anti-Terror Squad (ATS) in the fake Indian currency notes racket (FICN), on Wednesday night,... Read More

Body of missing girl found in field

Lucknow, March 26 -- The body of a 17-year-old girl, who went missing in Sant Kabir Nagar on Wednesday night, was found in a field near her village on Thursday. The police has registered a case and de... Read More

India to focus on its vaccination drive, limit exports, say officials

New Delhi, March 26 -- India will focus on its domestic vaccination programme following a spike in Covid-19 cases and the planned expansion of the immunisation drive, and there will be no expansion of... Read More

Boiler blast: Case registered against IFFCO management

PRAYAGRAJ, March 26 -- The Phulpur police have lodged a case of unintentional murder against the management of IFFCO in connection with the Tuesday's blast in the steam boiler of the firm's Phulpur pl... Read More

New case rates cross peak level during 1st wave

NEW DELHI, March 26 -- The rates of new infections of Covid-19 in two states - Maharashtra and Gujarat - have already surpassed their peaks from its respective first waves while a third, Punjab, is ri... Read More

Campaigning for 1st phase of polling in Bengal, Assam ends

Kolkata/Guwahati, March 26 -- Curtains came down Thursday on the high-decibel campaigns in 30 assembly seats in West Bengal and 47 seats in Assam where elections are scheduled in the first phase on Ma... Read More

Police scanning 10-yr records to identify liquor mafia

PRAYAGRAJ, March 26 -- In the ongoing crackdown against illegal liquor business, especially in the trans-Ganga area of the district that has recently emerged as hotbed of bootleggers, records of past ... Read More

Boiler was functioning sans NOC; DM for safety audit

PRAYAGRAJ, March 26 -- Initial probe into the March 23 blast at the Indian Farmers Fertilizer Cooperative Limited's (IFFCO) Phulpur unit indicates that the steam boiler was functioning sans the mandat... Read More

Rising corona cases prompt PGI to impose fresh restrictions

Lucknow, March 26 -- With Corona cases showing an upward trend in the city, the Sanjay Gandhi Post Graduate Institute of Medical Sciences (SGPGIMS) has decided to impose fresh restrictions for patient... Read More