01 Jul 2014
Lucknow: Uttar Pradesh Assembly witnessed uproarious scenes on the issue of rising cases of crime against women and communal violence in the state, with opposition Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) and Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) staging separate walkouts during Question Hour.
15 Nov 2012
A criminal was beaten to death by an angry mob in Uttar Pradesh's Meerut district late on Tuesday when he tried to flee the crime scene after shooting a garment businessman, police said on Wednesday.
04 Jun 2014
New Delhi: The Centre on Wednesday has expressed concern over the incidents of rape and murder in Uttar Pradesh and asked Akhilesh Yadav-led Samajwadi Party government to ‘act promptly’ in order to improve law and order situation in the state.
23 Jun 2014
Lucknow: Major opposition parties on Monday staged a walkout from the Uttar Pradesh Assembly during the question hour over the issue of power outages in the state.
08 Jun 2014
Greater Noida: Four persons were on Sunday detained for questioning in connection with the murder of BJP leader and Dadri Nagar Panchayat Chairman Geeta Pandit's husband Vijay Pandit in Dadri area even as police clamped prohibitory orders in Gautam Budh Nagar district.
18 Jun 2014
Lucknow: In the wake of increasing incidents of crime against women in Uttar Pradesh, Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav directed the police to take stern action in such cases in ‘minimum response time’.
13 Jun 2014
New Delhi: Even as rape incidents continue in his state, Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav on claimed that the situation was ‘good’ and ‘better’ than many other parts of the country.
16 Jul 2012
A 14-year-old girl was allegedly raped by two persons in Bijnor district of Uttar Pradesh and two policemen suspended for not registering the case under the correct sections, a police spokesman said here on Sunday.
30 Sep 2012
A couple have allegedly committed suicide in Kotwali area of the district.
17 Dec 2012
The body of a sub-inspector of the state police was recovered from a field in Sitapur, 88 km from Lucknow, late on Sunday evening.