Manish Sahu


Dalit family thrashed, house burnt in UP village
Mon, Jan 16, 2017

On Sunday, police arrested one accused identified as Balram, and are conducting raids to trace other four, who are all residents of Daulatpur village.

Muzaffarnagar riots: Two years on, SIT yet to get govt’s nod to chargesheet 602 accused
Sat, Jan 14, 2017

Those facing charges include BJP MP Kunwar Bhartendra Singh, MLAs Suresh Rana, Sangeet Singh Som, former BSP MP Kadir Rana, BSP MLAs Noor Saleem Rana, Maulana Jameel and Congress leader Saeed-uz-Zama.

Uttar Pradesh: Among BSP nominees, one accused in 2013 case
Thu, Jan 12, 2017

Days before the Muzaffarnagar riots, Saleem Rana is alleged to have rendered an inflammatory speech. An FIR was later registered in this regard under various sections of the IPC against Rana, his brother former BSP MP Kadir Rana and 600 unidentified accused

‘Denied entry’ into HQ, Shivpal’s aides protest
Tue, Jan 10, 2017

A day after Mulayam Singh Yadav visited the Samajwadi Party’s state headquarters, two of Shivpal’s close aides were allegedly denied entry into the party office, leading to a ruckus on Monday.

Family feud trickles down to districts as factions stake claim over authority
Tue, Jan 10, 2017

The ongoing feud in the Yadav family is reverberating across the state. In many districts, supporters of CM Akhilesh Yadav and his uncle Shivpal Singh Yadav are at loggerheads over who gets to control the district headquarters.

Amethi man kills 2 women, 8 girls in his family, then hangs himself
Thu, Jan 05, 2017

Police said they are yet to ascertain the motive behind the murders — all those killed were females — and the suicide, but are investigating a possible family dispute.

Akhilesh supporters throng party HQ as new state chief takes charge in old office
Mon, Jan 02, 2017

Police teams were also deployed outside the residences of Mulayam and Shivpal, which are close to the party headquarters.

At convention venue, hope for the emergence of a new Akhilesh Yadav
Mon, Jan 02, 2017

Akhilesh’s supporters, who were overseeing the preparations at the park, said a “new Akhilesh” would emerge from Sunday’s meeting.

Uttar Pradesh: Fathers kill couple in Firozabad, held
Wed, Dec 28, 2016

Ravi’s father Shiv Nath (50) and Pravesh’s father Gauri Shankar (46) were arrested on charges of murder and destruction of evidence.

Mirzapur: Child born out of ‘rape’ in orphanage
Wed, Dec 21, 2016

According to police, the victim’s father had handed over baby boy to a woman admitted in the same hospital.

Uttar Pradesh: 60 booked for waving ‘Pakistani flag’ in Badaun
Sun, Dec 18, 2016

Police said that, according to the video, it seemed that a 14-year-old boy was initially holding up the flag and passed it onto others in the procession.

Two students held in Bareilly with Rs 3 lakh in new currency, say they ‘exchanged notes’
Sat, Dec 17, 2016

The police also seized Rs 3,12,500 in new notes of Rs 2,000 and Rs 500 and Rs 100.

CBI seeks court nod to conduct lie detector, narco tests on Amanmani
Sat, Dec 10, 2016

The central agency, which started investigating Sara’s death on the recommendation of the UP government, had arrested Amanmani on November 25 after questioning him in New Delhi.

Minor rape victim’s baby ‘stolen’ from UP hospital
Sat, Dec 03, 2016

On Thursday evening, the victim’s father, a farmer, filed an FIR against unidentified person, alleging kidnapping of the newborn.

Freed after 10 years, rape convict sexually assaults, kills minor in UP
Thu, Dec 01, 2016

The rape accused reportedly told the police that he killed the victim after raping her as the girl in the previous case had given a statement against him in court following which he was convicted.

Nabha inmate Harminder Singh Mintoo held, one of the attackers ‘details’ the plot
Tue, Nov 29, 2016

Police claimed that they recovered a semi-automatic pistol and six cartridges from Minto.

Shamli murder case: Family of dead witness gets police protection
Mon, Nov 28, 2016

He was a witness in the murder and rape of his sister-in-law in April this year.

Wife murder case: Amanmani Tripathi in CBI custody for 3 days
Sun, Nov 27, 2016

This comes around nine years after his parents — former UP minister Amarmani Tripathi and Madhumani — were convicted of the murder of poetess Madhumita Shukla.

Indore Patna Express derailment: Four still missing, kin scour hospitals
Tue, Nov 22, 2016

The relatives of Pooja Pandey, 32, Chandra Pratap Singh, 46, Shravan Kumar, 22, and Kaushalya Devi, 65, scoured morgues and hospitals but could not trace them till Monday evening.

Indore Patna Express derails: Mortuary struggles to cope with rush
Mon, Nov 21, 2016

Nearly 116 dead bodies had arrived already by the evening, with doctors telling the police to transfer the rest to other places.

Samajwadi Party considers not holding Saifai Mahotsav this year
Thu, Nov 10, 2016

The president of the organising committee, Dharmendra Yadav reasoned that campaigning for the Assembly polls are coinciding with the Mahotsav dates.

Uttar Pradesh: 9 years on, 2 Shamli men get 5 years in jail for cow slaughter
Wed, Nov 09, 2016

The incident took place on August 20, 2007, and the police chargesheet was filed on the basis of a report by the district veterinary officer, who examined the meat and declared it as beef.

Lucknow: Bijnor blast Trial begins against 5 who aided SIMI men
Sat, Nov 05, 2016

The five accused, currently lodged at Lucknow District Jail, are Husna and her brother Nadeem, Raees and his son Abdullah and one Furqan.

UP govt winds up judicial probe against Yadav Singh
Thu, Nov 03, 2016

The official said a notification was issued on October 26 to stop the probe and discontinue the one-man commission headed by justice (retired) Amar Nath Varma.

2014 Bijnor blast: All 6 accused SIMI men killed, NIA to file closure report
Wed, Nov 02, 2016

Five of the alleged associates of these SIMI men in the blast case would face trial in court, as a chargesheet has already been filed against them.

SIMI activists’ jailbreak: 2013 escape from MP, 2014 blast in UP, 2016 rearrest in Odisha
Tue, Nov 01, 2016

Mohammad Salik alias Sallu, accused in the Bijnor blast and among those killed Monday, was not part of the jailbreak.

Samajwadi Party MP’s PA held for spying: Farhat falsely implicated, says Kin
Fri, Nov 04, 2016

Shamli police said no criminal case is pending against Farhat, who had completed a law degree from Chaudhary Charan Singh University in Meerut.

National-level footballer Poonam Chauhan dies of dengue in Varanasi
Thu, Oct 20, 2016

Her family said Poonam complained of fever on Saturday, and after reports confirmed dengue, she was admitted to a private hospital on Monday.

Varanasi administration cancels nod to another Jai Gurudev event
Wed, Oct 19, 2016

The permission, which was granted last month, was rejected on Monday on the ground that the congregation could affect law and order.

UP: Stringent charges invoked against suspected Naxals
Tue, Oct 18, 2016

Two separate FIRs have been registered against the alleged Naxals at Noida’s Sector 47 police station, while another case has been registered in Syed Raza police station in Chandauli district under various charges

Declared ‘missing’ in 2013 riots, two ‘victims’ found living with their family in Muzaffarnagar
Mon, Oct 17, 2016

Police closed the cases in 2014 saying they were ‘untraceable’; govt announced ex-gratia last month.

Kairana: Rape victim says shot at by accused on way to court, cops doubt her story
Tue, Nov 01, 2016

The gangrape accused were free as they had procured stay against their arrest from the High Court

Stampede on bridge over Ganga near Varanasi, 24 killed
Sun, Oct 16, 2016

The stampede broke out while around 3 lakh followers were crossing the Rajghat bridge towards Domri village, said district officials.

Three held after girl’s family shoots youth dead over affair
Tue, Oct 11, 2016

The police have arrested the girl and her parents on charges of conspiracy and murder while four other relatives of the family are on the run.

Graft allegations halt UP govt’s free bicycle scheme in Moradabad
Fri, Oct 14, 2016

The inquires were ordered after it was alleged that money was taken while the list of beneficiaries was being prepared by the district labour department.

No freedom fighter status for ‘116-yr-old’ Nizamuddin who who drove around Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose
Thu, Oct 06, 2016

Ahead of the 2014 Lok Sabha elections, Nizamuddin had shared stage with BJP’s prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi at a rally in Varanasi, where the PM touched his feet.