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Rs 2,600-cr EPF ‘scam’: Two held— son of arrested former UPPCL officer, brokerage firm owner

Abhinav Gupta, son of a former secretary of the power employees’ trust, and broker Ashish Chaudhary were arrested on the charge of criminal conspiracy.

Sidelined, Congress old guard goes into a huddle, plan to voice dissension to Sonia

A group of senior party leaders, mostly above 60 years old, met in Lucknow on Thursday where they expressed their disappointment over being sidelined in the party and resolved to take up the issue with Congress president Sonia Gandhi.

Lucknow: Decomposed body of missing girl found, police rule out sexual assault

Circle Officer (CO) of Mohanlalganj area, Raj Kumar Shukla, that the girl was strangulated to death. “The post-mortem report has confirmed strangulation as the cause of death. The report has ruled out any sexual assault.”

Ayodhya Verdict: Shia Waqf board chief donates Rs 51,000 for building Ram temple

Rizvi clarified that the donation has been given from the profits received from a movie that his company, Wasim Rizvi Films, had made on Ram temple.

Lucknow: Chargesheet filed against three girl students for ‘ragging’ Dalit junior

Charge of causing injury to victim dropped as she ‘did not know’ how she fell from 2nd floor

UP: Ghaziabad woman attacked with acid on way to office

The victim has alleged that a former colleague was behind the attack. She said the accused woman used to be friends with her, but later became so possessive that she had to quit her job.

Woman killed in UP’s Bahraich, hunt on for two suspects: Cops

"Part of the sari she was wearing was wrapped around her neck and the rest of her clothes were intact. As there was a delay, postmortem was conducted only on Monday...” said Bahraich SP (Rural) Ravindra Kumar Singh.

Uttar Pradesh: Ayodhya Verdict — In 24 hours, 37 booked for objectionable online posts

Action was taken against anti-social posts on all social platforms and intermediaries such as Facebook, WhatsApp, Twitter and YouTube with the policy of zero tolerance,” said DGP Headquarters while releasing the details about the action taken Saturday evening.

Akhilesh, Mayawati blame note ban for ‘slowdown, unemployment’

BSP chief Mayawati tweeted “The Central government without any preparation announced demonetisation... The note ban is the main cause for increasing unemployment and worsening of the economy...”

UP: Five cops among seven sentenced to life in jail for 2004 triple murder

Apart from the policemen, 40-year-old Anil Rathore, the son of then station officer of Konch police station, Dev Dutt Singh Rathore, was sentenced to a life term. Dev Dutt was the main accused in the case and had died during the course of the trial.

EPF scam: Agra residence of ex-UPPCL secretary searched

The police custody of Gupta and Dwivedi will end on Saturday, and Mishra’s on Sunday. Meanwhile, SP chief Akhilesh Yadav Friday said all were aware as to who was being saved by the government in the EPF scam.

UP: Dy SPs among 7 policemen forced to retire for ‘tainted service records’

As part of the government’s ‘zero-tolerance’ policy against corruption, the decision was take on the basis of a review report submitted by a screening committee.