Bhatta Parsaul

  • Congress is for aam aadmi, SP-BSP can't save Uttar Pradesh: Rahul Gandhi 09-10-2013 03:09 PM

    Aligarh: Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi kicked off his campaign in Aligarh in Uttar Pradesh by targeting both the ruling Samajwadi Party and Bahujan Samaj Party. The Gandhi scion said that the two parties were playing caste-based politics and this, in turn, was setting back the development work in the...
  • UP withdraws cases against Bhatta Parsaul farmers 04-11-2012 04:42 AM

    Lucknow: The Uttar Pradesh government has withdrawn criminal cases slapped on farmers who led the Bhatta Parsaul agitation in 2011 during the Mayawati regime. Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav late on Friday ordered the cases to be withdrawn and said the jailed farmers were innocent. He said the cases were being...
  • Noida court to hear Bhatta Parsaul women's complaints 03-12-2011 12:29 AM

    Greater Noida: A court in Noida has registered a complaint case on charges of dacoity, intimidation, hurt and mischief on the application of four women from Bhatta Parsaul village of Greater Noida, a lawyer said on Friday. The cases were linked to the violence allegedly perpetrated by police after the...
  • Bhatta-Parsaul: Rape case to be filed against cops 18-11-2011 10:43 PM

    Noida: A court in Gautam Buddh Nagar on Friday ordered registration of a rape and robbery case against 21 police and PAC men on the complaint of a woman from Bhatta-Parsaul village where farmers had revolted against acquisition of their land. Congress leader Rahul Gandhi, who had visited Bhatta-Parsaul in...
  • Bhatta-Parsaul: rape victims demand justice 26-10-2011 05:08 PM

    Bhatta-parsaul: With just a few months to go for the Uttar Pradesh elections, the lanes of Bhatta-parsaul village are alive again with village women seeking justice. The government's FIR against 16 policemen almost six months after the alleged rapes took place seems top have emboldened them to finally speak out....
  • FIR against policemen in Bhatta-Parsaul rape case 24-10-2011 08:48 PM

    Dhankaur: The Uttar Pradesh Police on Monday registered an FIR against more than a dozen police personnel on charges of raping a woman in Bhatta-Parsaul. The FIR was registered in Dhankaur police station. This comes soon after the Allahabad High Court rejected a petition by the police which requested for...
  • Book 16 cops for rape in Bhatta-Parsaul: Court 12-10-2011 11:50 AM

    New Delhi: The Chief Judicial Magistrate (CJM) court of Greater Noida has ordered Uttar Pradesh police to file a case against 16 policemen in the Bhatta Parsaul rape case. The court has warned the UP police that a case should be filed on Wednesday itself or else it will face...
  • Book 16 cops in Bhatta-Parsaul rape case: Court 10-10-2011 03:25 PM

    New Delhi: A Noida court has ordered Uttar Pradesh police to register case against 15 Provincial Armed Constabulary (PAC) personnel and one commandant in alleged Bhatta-Parsaul rape case. Earlier, the state government has filed a review petition against the court order seeking action against the police personnel. After a visit...
  • Bhatta Parsaul: NHRC yet to get UP govt's reply 25-09-2011 10:22 AM

    New Delhi: The Uttar Pradesh government has failed to respond within the deadline set by the National Human Rights Commission on the Bhatta-Parsaul violence, thus delaying finalisation of the rights body's report on the issue. According to NHRC officials, the deadline ended over a month ago and the Commission will...
  • Draft land bill: 80 pc owners' consent mandatory 23-07-2011 05:57 PM

    New Delhi: CNN-IBN has accessed the draft land acquisition bill. According to the draft, consent of 80 per cent of the project affected people is mandatory. The draft bill also has a provision for the land owners to get six times the registered price. If land prices go up, 20...
  • Man who led to Bhatta Parsaul violence arrested 09-07-2011 01:37 PM

    New Delhi: The main accused in the Bhatta Parsaul violence case was on Saturday arrested in Delhi by the Noida Police. Manveer Tevatia was arrested from Hauz Khas in Delhi and has been taken to Uttar Pradesh. A reward of Rs 50,000 had been declared on Tevatia, who was accused...
  • Rahul winds up UP padyatra, returns to Delhi 08-07-2011 11:59 PM

    Bajna: Senior Congress leader Rahul Gandhi on Friday wound up his four-day foot march through the dusty heartlands of rural Uttar Pradesh and returned to Delhi. Describing the padyatra as an unforgettable experience that has enlightened him of the farmers problems, the Gandhi scion told farmers of the BSP-ruled state,...
  • Roti, charpai, padyatra: Rahul fights Maya 06-07-2011 07:58 AM

    New Delhi: Congress General Secretary Rahul Gandhi left for Tappal in west Uttar Pradesh on Wednesday morning as he took on Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Mayawati on her home turf. Rahul Gandhi started the padyatra on Tuesday from Bhatta-Parsaul village. Rahul Gandhi resumed his footmarch on Wednesday to make common...
  • Rahul Gandhi's UP padyatra: miles for votes? 05-07-2011 07:21 PM

    New Delhi: The Congress has sounded the poll bugle in Uttar Pradesh as Congress General Secretary Rahul Gandhi on Tuesday began his padyatra across the state. His first stop was Bhatta Parsaul, the village where the Mayawati government finds itself in the centre of a land acquisition row. The padyatra...
  • Rahul's padyatra in UP a political drama: BJP 05-07-2011 01:44 PM

    New Delhi: The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on Tuesday termed Congress general secretary Rahul Gandhi's 'padyatra' in Bhatta-Parsaul village of Uttar Pradesh to raise awareness about land acquisition as a 'political drama'. "It is nothing more than a political drama and a political stunt," BJP leader Rajnath Singh told reporters....
  • Rahul dares Maya, starts protest march across UP 05-07-2011 09:04 AM

    New Delhi: Nearly two months after his visit to the epicentre of farmers' protests at Bhatta Parsaul - that led to his midnight arrest - Rahul Gandhi seems to be testing Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Mayawati's patience yet again. The Congress General Secretary visited Parsaul village in Greater Noida on...
  • UP: Congress gets permission to hold rally 03-07-2011 08:38 AM

    Noida: Gautam Budha Nagar district administration Saturday granted permission to the Congress to hold a farmers' rally in Noida to be addressed by Rahul Gandhi. Earlier, administration had refused permission to hold the rally at Bhatta-Parsaul and Jewar areas which had been the epicentre of farmers' agitation in May this...
  • Maya takes on Rahul, says no to Cong gathering 01-07-2011 11:13 AM

    New Delhi: The Uttar Pradesh state administration on Friday refused permission to the Congress to hold a mahapanchayat of farmers in Bhatta Parsaul on July 9. AICC General Secretary Rahul Gandhi was to address that rally. The state administration fears that Rahul Gandhi's presence in the villages could create a...
  • No rape in Bhatta-Parsaul: NHRC report 23-06-2011 08:13 AM

    New Delhi: The National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) has ruled out rape at Lakhimpur Kheri police station and at Bhatta-Parsaul villages. An 800-page interim report on Bhatta-Parsaul says no rapes took place - contrary to Rahul Gandhi's claims. The report, submitted on Monday, also states that farmers hadn't lost their...
  • Rahul Gandhi to celebrate birthday with farmers 19-06-2011 09:42 AM

    New Delhi: In a move that may make Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Mayawati see red, Rahul Gandhi is expected to celebrate his birthday with farmers in Bhatta Parsaul, the epicentre of the land acquisition battle in the state, on Sunday. The Uttar Pradesh Congress has decided to hold chaupals to...
  • Rahul Gandhi's birthday to be farmers rights day 13-06-2011 10:03 PM

    Ghaziabad: In an effort to keep the land acquisition issue alive, the Congress on Monday announced that it will celebrate Rahul Gandhi's birthday as farmers rights day across the country. While criticising the Mayawati government for the alleged police atrocities against protesting farmers in Bhatta-Parsaul villages in Gautam Budhha Nagar...
  • Mayawati announces new land acquisition policy 02-06-2011 02:52 PM

    Lucknow: Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Mayawati has announced a new land acquisition policy after weeks of violent protests against her government. Mayawati said that as per the new policy developers would now directly negotiate with farmers for land and that the state government would just act as a facilitator. Blaming...
  • The Last Word: Rahul Gandhi and the media 27-05-2011 11:28 PM

    On The Last Word, Karan Thapar examines the relationship between the media and the Congress heir-apparent Rahul Gandhi. ...
  • PM announces financial aid for Noida farmers 22-05-2011 02:26 PM

    New Delhi: The Prime Minister on Sunday announced financial aid of Rs 50,000 for those seriously injured and Rs 10000 for those with minor injuries, for farmers and their family members injured during the recent incidents at Bhatta Parsaul and Acheypur village areas in District Gautam Buddha Nagar. On Sunday...
  • As allegations fly, fear rules Bhatta-Parsaul 21-05-2011 02:10 PM

    Greater Noida: The National Council for Women has challenged the Uttar Pradesh Police forensic report that there were no human remains in the mounds of ash found at Bhatta and Parsaul villages. CNN-IBN revisited the villages to find out what the people have to say. The mounds of ash in...
  • NCW demands CBI probe into Bhatta-Parsaul 21-05-2011 12:42 PM

    New Delhi: National Commission for Women (NCW) acting Chairperson Yasmeen Abrar on Saturday alleged that crime against woman in Uttar Pradesh is very high and demanded an enquiry by the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) into the violence and alleged police atrocities in Bhatta and Parsaul villages of Greater Noida....
  • An open letter to Rahul Gandhi

    Newsman |  Rajdeep Sardesai
    Dear Rahul, Since you rarely, if ever, interact with the media, an open letter seems the only way to communicate with you. Last week, ...

  • Farmers' stir: 2 weeks on, men still missing 19-05-2011 10:37 PM

    Greater Noida: Two weeks after the violent clashes in Bhatta Parsaul, the streets still wear an empty look. In a village of nearly 20000 people only a handful of men can be seen. But, there are still many houses in the village where women and children are clueless about where...
  • Farmers' stir: After Rahul, Sonia targets Maya 19-05-2011 04:55 PM

    Varanasi: After Rahul Gandhi it was the turn of Sonia Gandhi to target the Mayawati government over the farmers's agitation and violence at the Bhatta and Parsaul villages in Greater Noida. Launching Congress' election campaign for the Assembly election in Uttar Pradesh, Sonia alleged that there has been no development...
  • India @ 9 with Rajdeep Sardesai 19-05-2011 12:24 AM

    Watch the day's top stories on India @ 9 with Rajdeep Sardesai. ...