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Stopped from marrying second time, 75-yr-old commits suicide

An adamant Arshad refused to budge which lead to a heated argument between him and his children on Thursday, police said.

Woman SI found dead with head injuries in Bareilly

The deceased, Reena Kumari, a native of Amroha district, was posted with the local intelligence unit (LIU) of the district police. A divorcee, she was staying alone at the transit hostel flat on the Police Lines campus as her 16-year-old son studies in Delhi, police said.


Bareilly: 5 held for assault on police

While the accused claimed to police that they were associated with the Hindu Yuva Vahini, the organisation’s Bareilly coordinator Ajay Maurya has denied it.

In UP's Bareilly, 20-year-old allegedly lynched over suspicion of cattle theft

Shahrukh's brother has filed a complaint against 20-25 unnamed persons and three of his associates. The side which alleged buffalo theft have also lodged a case, the SP added.

Bareilly: Day after he was charged with attempt to rape, youth’s body found hanging from tree

The deceased Sobaran's father Prem, a farmer, has filed a police complaint accusing the alleged victim's family of murdering his son and denied the charges made against him.

Behind Bareilly DM’s Facebook post, a tale similar to Kasganj

On July 21, 2017, Khailam village — with a population of 9,000 persons, of which 70 percent are Muslim — witnessed violence when 250 kaanwariyas allegedly clashed with Muslims residents.


Bareilly DM RV Singh: An officer who remarks on current issues on social media

A glance through the last few weeks of Bareilly DM RV Singh's social media posts presents the image of an officer who makes comments and observations on topics of currency such as whether to watch the film Padmaavat, VHP’s Ram Mandir leadership, the press conference by the four seniormost Supreme Court judges.

‘That fan’s rod had rusted. We’re checking all now’, says Manoj Kumar, Additional District Magistrate, Bareilly

A 27-kg colonial-era fan in the 150-year-old Bareilly Collectorate fell on July 7, leaving two people injured. The Collectorate has several such fans, which are now being checked.

UP: Girl burnt alive for resisting molestation bid

SP, Rural, Khwati Garg said that an FIR has been registered against Hariom who allegedly burnt the girl

Medical student kidnapped for Rs 1-cr ransom in Bareilly

The case of kidnapping of the student, Anurag Singh, was registered on Wednesday after his father Dr Hakim Singh received a ransom call from an unidentified number two days ago.

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Riots deepen communal divide in Uttar Pradesh

With Lok Sabha elections being underway, the riots divided the political landscape of the region on religious lines.

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Urs of Rais Miyan in Bareilly district

Bareilly, Mar 01 (ANI): A two-day Urs of Hazrat Miya Chisti, also known as Urs-e-Chisti, is the biggest Urs observed in Bareilly. It was attended by thousands of devotees who came from different parts of the country to pay their respects to the saint, and seek his blessings. Devotees from different regions together held the sacred cloth in memory of the Spiritual Saint. The teary-eyed believers offered silent prayers at the shrine and sought the saint's blessings. The chanting of Quran verses on the occasion made for a peaceful atmosphere. A special offering was also distributed among the devotees, who consider it to be a cure for several diseases. A religious Qawalli in the memory of the Saint was also offered on the occasion. Qawwali is a form of Sufi devotional music which is performed mainly at Sufi shrines or Dargahs throughout South Asia. It is one of the musical traditions date back to more than 700 years.

People from different communities celebrate Urs of Sharafat Miyan in Bareilly

Bareilly, Jan 21 (ANI): The city of Bareilly located in India’s northern state of Uttar Pradesh recently observed the Urs of Sharafat miya. It was attended by thousands of devotees who came from different parts of the country to pay their respects to the saint, and seek his blessings. Sharafat miya was a revered Sufi saint in the region, who preached the teachings of unity, peace and harmony among the people. The city of Bareilly is known for its rich culture and heritage, especially the Ganga-Jamuni Tehzeeb or the culture of religious harmony. The mausoleum is respected by one and all, as it is believed that Allah answers all prayers and wishes.Sufism in India stands for goodwill and unity among the people. An example of it was well witnessed here.