October 20, 2021 6:03 am
Three persons — BJP workers Shubham Mishra and Shyam Sunder Nishad, and Hari Om Mishra, a driver — are alleged to have been killed by the mob after the vehicles ran over the protesters.
October 19, 2021 5:09 pm
Four farmers were mowed down by an SUV in Lakhimpur Kheri when a group agitating against the Centre's three new farm laws was holding a demonstration against the visit of UP Deputy CM Keshav Prasad Maurya on October 3.
October 18, 2021 10:28 pm
Those held have been identified as Sumit Jaiswal, Shishi Pal, Satya Prakash Tripathi alias Satyam and Nandan Singh Bisht, it added.
October 18, 2021 3:17 am
Six men — Union MoS Ajay Mishra’s son Ashish Mishra and his associates Luvkush Pandey, Ashish Pandey, Ankit Das, Shekhar Bharti and Lateef — have been arrested in the case. They are in judicial custody, said defence counsel Awadesh Kumar Singh.
October 17, 2021 11:52 pm
A dharna is also going on outside the residence of Punjab finance minister, Manpreet Singh Badal, demanding adequate compensation for farmers who have lost their cotton crops to the Pink Bollworm attack across Malwa.
October 17, 2021 2:46 am
On Wednesday, the court had rejected the bail application of prime accused Ashish Mishra, who is the son of Union Minister of State Ajay Mishra.
October 17, 2021 6:10 am
There was a controversy over the cremation, as local residents had earlier declined to give space for Singh's cremation in the village. However, they agreed later on the condition that there will be no religious ritual during the cremation.
October 14, 2021 10:54 am
Despite his arrest, Ashish, popular as Monu Bhaiyya, most villagers vouch for his innocence.
October 14, 2021 8:30 am
With this, the total number of people arrested in connection with the mowing down of four farmers here on October 3 has gone to six.
October 13, 2021 12:47 pm
Senior Congress leaders Rahul Gandhi, Leader of the Opposition in Rajya Sabha Mallikarjun Kharge, A K Antony, Ghulam Nabi Azad and Priyanka Gandhi Vadra submitted a memorandum to the President.
October 05, 2021 9:37 pm
Leaders on their way to meet the kin of those who lost their lives in the Lakhimpur Kheri violence were detained or sent back, even as Section 144 remained in place in the district.
October 04, 2021 9:59 pm
A day after the Lakhimpur incident in UP, where at least 4 protesters were hit by a convoy of SUVs, farm organisations have been protesting against the killings, while the Opposition has been demanding CM Yogi Adityanath's resignation.