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Thursday, May 28, 2020



Kanpur molestation case: Week after ‘attack’ by accused, teenaged victim’s mother dies

January 18, 2020 8:59 am

According to the police, the 40-year-old woman and her a relative, also a woman, were attacked on January 9 after the woman had complained to the police that the accused in the molestation case [of her daughter] have been trying to get her son to form a “drinking habit”.

Uttar Pradesh: Five arrested with 120 kg of meat, police suspect beef

October 14, 2019 7:54 am

One of the five accused is facing 19 cases related to cow slaughter, UP Gangsters’ Act and Goonda Act, the police said

After Advani, BJP asks Murli Manohar Joshi not to contest Lok Sabha polls

March 26, 2019 7:24 pm

Former BJP president Murli Manohar Joshi's office also confirmed the development. It said that a brief statement was issued for voters of his constituency Kanpur, from where the 85-year-old leader had won in 2014.

Shut for 3 months for Kumbh, UP tanneries face losses, cancelled orders

January 19, 2019 9:16 am

At least 2 lakh people are employed in these units. Most are daily-wage workers and migrants, and many have gone back home.

Kanpur cop who attempted suicide remains critical

September 07, 2018 5:45 am

According to SSP Anant Deo, Das, before losing consciousness, had confirmed to doctors on Wednesday that he had consumed sulphas, a poison. A suicide note recovered from his room pointed to family issues.

Heat wave prevails over UP, Orai hottest at 47 degree Celsius

May 29, 2018 4:54 pm

Rain and thunderstorm accompanied by gusty winds or squall, with wind speed reaching 50-70 kmph were very likely at isolated places in the state over the next couple of days, Met officials said.

India has 14 of world's 20 most polluted cities, Kanpur tops the list

May 03, 2018 5:53 pm

The WHO report estimated that nine of 10 people in the world breathe air containing high levels of pollutants. Further, according to WHO’s study, ambient air pollution caused about 4.2 million deaths globally in 2016.

UP: Army man killed in celebratory firing

February 13, 2018 4:05 pm

The man, identified as Kuldeep Dixit, died after being hit by a bullet allegedly fired from his licensed rifle to celebrate his friend, Shiv Prakash's marriage, Superintendent of Police (east), Anurag Arya said.

‘Ragging’: 22 students leave IIT Kanpur, urge senate to review decision

October 13, 2017 3:18 am

A top official at the IIT said it was up to the senate to consider or reject the request of the students. If the request is turned down, the students can only return to the institute after the suspension period was over.

Day after clash, section 144 in two police station areas of Kanpur

October 02, 2017 6:53 pm

A magisterial inquiry has been ordered into incidents of violence and arson, he said. Tension gripped the Parampurva area after six people were injured on Sunday in a clash during a Muharram procession.