Aligarh News

Chartered plane catches fire in Aligarh, all six on board escape unhurt

According to preliminary inquiry, the plane touched a high tension wire, fell on the ground and caught fire.

Aligarh: Man beaten up for 'reciting Bhagavad Gita' at home, two held

Police said Dilsher Khan was reciting from the holy book Thursday morning when Mohammad Sameer (20) and Zakir (21) entered his house and assaulted him.


After Aligarh murder, politicians knock on door of village in fear

Over the last two days, several Hindutva activists, including Sadhvi Prachi, have visited to express support for the girl’s family.

Aligarh child’s murder: Wife, brother of key accused held

The arrests come days after Jahed and another accused were held after the decomposed body of the girl was found in a garbage dump near Jahed’s home.

Murder of a 2-year-old in Aligarh: Police make fresh arrest after probe points to third accused

A two-year-old was allegedly kidnapped from outside her house on May 30 and her body was disposed of in a garbage dump. The body was found three days later, by which time it had decomposed and animals had damaged it, police said.

Aligarh child murder: UP Police forms SIT; NSA imposed against two arrested

Aligarh child murder: The child was allegedly killed and her hand chopped in a money dispute that her father had with the accused.


October 6, 1978, Forty Years Ago: Six dead in Aligarh

Six persons were killed and several injured in Aligarh when violent clashes between two groups erupted in the town. Curfew was imposed in several parts of the town.

Aligarh encounter: Two killed, kin claim they were picked up from home

The family members of the two men claimed that they were picked up by police from their house in Bhainspada Sunday. They also said that Mustakeen’s age was 22 and Naushad 17.

Aligarh murders: Five arrested for killing six to frame witness

Two Hindu priests, a couple and two farmers were found murdered in different areas of the district. These victims, police said, were chosen at random.

Aligarh: Week after 12-year-old dies, accused in juvenile home; four others on run

However, police said the families had communicated to them that they want to surrender in court.

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Jai Gangaajal, Neerja, Aligarh, Ghayal Once Again: Box office clashes of 2016

A year of multiple box-office clashes. This week Prakash Jha’s Jai Gangaajal starring Priyanka Chopra clashed with Guneet Monga’s Zubaan.

Box office clashes in February: Aligarh, Neerja, Ghayal Once Again, Sanam Re

Sonam Kapoor's Neerja, Sunny Deol's Ghayal Once Again, Pulkit Samrat's Sanam Re have topped the charts of Box office hits in the month of February. Even though we witnessed clashes at the screens, there was no stopping for the films and their content or the star cast pulled crowds towards the theatres. Here are the films which clashed, yet did well at the box office in this month.


Aligarh, Neerja, Airlift, Tere Bin Laden, Ghayal Once Again: Clashes of the year 2016

Aligarh, Ter Bin Laden, Neerja, Ghayal Once Again, Airlift - Take a look at the clashes of the year 2016.

Tabu, Shriya Saran, Radhika Apte watch Aligarh with Manoj Bajpayee

Actresses Tabu, Shriya Saran and Radhika Apte were special guests at the special screening of Aligarh movie starring Manoj Bajpayee and Rajkummar Rao. Also seen at the screening were Kay Kay Menon, filmmaker Anurag Kashyap and others.

Manoj Bajpayee, Rajkummar Rao watch Aligarh after promotions

Aligarh actors Manoj Bajpayee and Rajkummar Rao were busy promoting their forthcoming film on February 16, and later attended the screening with film fraternity including Esha Gupta, Naseeruddin Shah, Ratna Pathak Shah, Shriya Saran and others.

Parineeti preps up; Vidya, Patralekhaa watch Hansal Mehta's 'Aligarh' at MAMI Film Festival

Parineeti Chopra was clicked during the rehearsals of her finale performance for an NGO in Mumbai on October 31, while actresses Vidya Balan and Patralekhaa were snapped at the premiere of Hansal Mehta's 'Aligarh' at MAMI Film Festival.