Azamgarh News

Protest after two Ambedkar statues vandalised in Azamgarh, Jaunpur

While the statue in Azamgarh was found with its right-hand fingers broken, the one in Jaunpur was lying on the ground with one of its legs broken. Locals at both places staged protests and demanded the arrest of the culprits.

Prisoners clash with police, administration officials at Azamgarh jail

According to police, an undertrial, Kaleem, and his aides had entered into an argument with another prisoner, Vinay Pandey, Thursday. Both are lodged in the same barrack.


Opposition voices concern over Azamgarh hooch deaths in UP Assembly

Leader of the Congress Legislature Party (CLP) Ajay Singh Lallu said that those dealing in illicit liquor often enjoyed political patronage and should be dealt sternly. He urged the government to announce financial assistance of Rs 10 lakh for the family members of the deceased.

Azamgarh man who ‘sheltered IM men’ marks monthly attendance at NIA office

The 60-year-old now lives at his ancestral house in Azamgarh with his wife, son Fahad, daughter-in-law and grandchildren.

Pradhan’s brother killed in clash with opponent in Azamgarh village

While the pradhan’s cousin brother was killed, three others were injured in the clash.

Azamgarh man who left home to join Islamic State in Syria wants to return

The youth, in his late 20s, had gone to ISIS-held areas about six months ago through Turkey, ostensibly to fight for the Middle-East terrorist group after getting attracted to it online.


Azamgarh: Youth ‘mistaken’ for criminal, shot at, police team booked

In-charge of the SOG team Sub-inspector Abhishek Singh and three constables were detained and questioned.

Azamgarh youth returns after going missing for 50 days

Rihai Manch — the organisation that works on cases of ‘youths implicated in terror cases’ — alleged that circumstances indicated he was picked up by the intelligence agencies.

Coming soon: Film to dispel ‘wrong notions’ on Azamgarh, with a little help from Amar

According to Chandrapal, script he has written shows how Azamgarh’s image has been distorted before world.

Mulayam Yadav’s Rs 5,700-cr thank you to Azamgarh

The Akhilesh government has already sanctioned Rs 429 crore for Sathiaon sugar mill in Azamgarh.

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Narendra Modi addresses rally in Azamgarh

Narendra Modi on Thursday alleged that polling in the last three phases of Lok Sabha elections in UP, Bihar and West Bengal had not been fair.