Uttar Pradesh

Tainted syringe infects 33 with HIV in Uttar Pradesh

At least 33 people have tested positive for HIV in Bangarmau town of Uttar Pradesh after an unqualified medical practitioner injected some of them with an infected syringe, a government official says.

March 9, 2019
March 9, 2019

Top court orders mediation

India's Supreme Court has appointed an arbitration panel to mediate in a decades-long dispute over a religious site in northern Uttar Pradesh state's Ayodhya city.

February 7, 2018
February 7, 2018

Tainted syringe infects 33 with HIV in Uttar Pradesh

At least 33 people have tested positive for HIV in Bangarmau town of Uttar Pradesh after an unqualified medical practitioner injected some of them with an infected syringe, a government official says.

June 3, 2016
June 3, 2016

21 including 2 cops killed in India clashes

At least 21 people, including two policemen, are killed in clashes between police and around 3,000 encroachers at a park of Mathura in northern Indian state of Uttar Pradesh.

March 14, 2016
March 14, 2016

5,000 people attend doggy wedding in India

Over 5,000 joined in the celebration of two dogs tying the knot according to traditional Hindu rituals, in the Pawara village in the northern Indian state of Uttar Pradesh.

January 12, 2016
January 12, 2016

India woman arrested after mother-in-law assault video goes viral

Police in India arrest a woman for beating her mother-in-the law after CCTV footage of the assault goes viral.

October 29, 2015
October 29, 2015

Indian court rejects hanged girls probe

An Indian court has rejected a federal police report which had ruled that two teenage girls found hanging from a tree in India last year took their own lives and were not gang-raped and murdered.

October 16, 2015
October 16, 2015

‘Muslims should stop eating beef’

A senior leader of India's ruling Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) has said that Muslims living in the country should give up consuming beef.

October 1, 2015
October 1, 2015

India police charge toddler for 'theft and trespassing'

Police in the northern Indian state of Uttar Pradesh are left red-faced after charging a toddler with theft.

September 30, 2015
September 30, 2015

India man lynched over beef rumours

A 50-year-old man in northern India is killed in a mob lynching allegedly over rumours that his family had been storing and consuming beef at home.

July 7, 2015
July 7, 2015

Teen thrashes eve-teaser inside UP police station (video)

Video of a teenage girl thrashing a youth inside a police station and making him apologise for allegedly eve-teasing her goes viral on social networking sites.