Kushinagar News

All lines clear: ‘We thought gates will be built after the accident, but we only got two chains’

Nand Kishore, 30, who runs a grocery shop nearby, recalls how 15 days after the accident the chains were installed. “We thought gates will also be built, but that didn’t happen,” he says.

Bloody tracks

When 13 kids die on their way to school in a small town, it’s not just an accident — it’s an indictment


Kushinagar accident: Police say school was unrecognised, driver inexperienced

A team of officers from the district administration, basic education department, as well as police, began a detailed inquiry Friday.

UP police register case against 10 boys for wearing T-shirts of Pakistan cricket team

The family members of the boys were not ready to speak because of fear. A police team had already visited the village for investigation.

Hopes soar for airport at Kushinagar

After a string of false starts,there is some good news for those keen to fly to Kushinagar — an important destination in the Buddhist tourist circuit— in the near future.

Elephant tramples shopkeeper to death,triggers protest

A 20-year-old shopkeeper was trampled to death by a pet elephant in Kushinagar’s Gopalpur village on Sunday.


Four more succumb to encephalitis

Four more children succumbed to encephalitis here,taking the death toll in the viral disease in eastern Uttar Pradesh to 421 this year.

Briefly state

Five more children died due to encephalitis,taking the death toll in the viral disease in eastern UP to 292 this year,health officials said on Friday.

Phase II: 59 per cent turnout

Polling for the second phase of elections on Saturday in the nine districts of Uttar Pradesh saw 59 per cent voters.

State govt scales down Kushinagar project

Despite being declared as “non-viable” by private players in the past,the Uttar Pradesh government is in no mood to give up the idea of building an international airport in Kushinagar.