Bulandshahr

  • Mayawati to begin Uttar Pradesh campaign on Thursday 02-04-2014 11:24 AM

    Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) chief Mayawati would begin a whirlwind tour of Uttar Pradesh, her home state, from Thursday, a party leader said. The Dalit leader will address her first election rally in Bijnore in western UP and will later address a public meeting at Nagina, Aligarh. She will fly...
  • LS polls: Congress-RLD engage in tug of war over Bulandshahr seat 08-03-2014 05:46 PM

    Congress and its ally Rashtriya Lok Dal (RLD) are engaged in a tug of war over Bulandshahr constituency for the upcoming Lok Sabha elections. Bulandshahr, which has around 17.1 lakh voters, and is a reserved for Scheduled Castes, will go to polls on April 10. Ajit Singh-led RLD has claimed...
  • Despite police protection, witness shot dead by unidentified assailants 18-02-2014 08:16 AM

    A 42-year-old person, who was a complainant in his brother's murder case and having police protection, was on Monday shot dead by three unidentified assailants in Bulandshahrdistrict, police said. Gulab Singh of Dhoosri village under Shikarpur police station was shot dead while on his way back to his village from...
  • Dog bites ex-policeman, named accused in police report 15-02-2014 10:53 PM

    "Abhiyukt Kuttey Hain" (the accused is a dog), says a report lodged in a police station in Bulandshahr district of Uttar Pradesh. In an unusual happening, police have registered a case against a stray dog for biting retired sub-inspector of Delhi Police Vijay Singh on February 13. A case has...
  • Postal inspector arrested for taking bribe of Rs 2,000 15-02-2014 07:24 PM

    A postal inspector was nabbed by CBI for allegedly accepting a bribe of Rs 2,000 from the head post office here. Superintendent of the Post Office, RK Tiwari confirmed the arrest of Postal Inspector, Roop Kishore by the CBI team yesterday evening. Posted at Bulandshahr, Kishore was entrusted with examining...
  • Bulandshahr: Dalit woman battles for life as employer sets her ablaze for resisting rape 14-02-2014 05:25 PM

    A dalit woman working at a brick kiln at Kirra village in Bulandshahr was allegedly set ablaze by her employer when she resisted his attempt to rape her. The woman, who suffered 95 per cent burns, was admitted to the district hospital from where she was referred to Meerut for...
  • Clashes erupt after boy repeatedly harasses girl; 3 killed, 2 police officers injured 29-01-2014 11:59 AM

    Three people were killed and three injured in a village in Uttar Pradesh's Bulandshahr district when two groups clashed after a teenage girl was harassed, police said on Wednesday. The incident took place late on Tuesday in Sainda Faridpur village of Khurja, around 400 km from Lucknow, after the 14-year-old...
  • Despite huge funds, enrollment in primary, junior schools declines 07-01-2014 04:03 PM

    Despite Rs 250 crores beingspent annually by the Uttar Pradesh government in thedistrict, students enrollment in the Primary and Junior HighSchools has declined during the current academic year. There were 2,73,272 students enrolled with these schoolsduring the current academic (2013-14) year against 2,84,245in (2012-13), last year, according to the statistics...
  • BSP MLA wife's murder: Police announce reward for providing clue leading to arrest of accused 22-10-2013 08:43 AM

    Police on Monday announced a reward of Rs 30,000 for anybody providing information leading to the arrest of two sons of BSP MLA from Uttar Pradesh Haji Aleem in connection with the murder of his wife. According to police, Bulandshahr MLA's 40-year-old wife Rehana was murdered allegedly by Danish (25)...
  • Family members of UP legislator Haji Aleem's questioned over murder of his wife 11-10-2013 10:02 AM

    At least nine family members, including two brothers of Uttar Pradesh legislator Haji Aleem, have been questioned in connection with the gruesome murder of the lawmaker's wife in New Delhi, police said. Rehana, 40, wife of Aleem, who represents the Bulandshahr constituency, was murdered on Wednesday morning in her New...
  • UP legislator's wife murdered in Delhi 09-10-2013 12:19 PM

    An Uttar Pradesh legislator's wife was murdered at her home in Delhi on Wednesday morning, police said. Rehana, 40, wife of Haji Aleem, a legislator from Bulandshahr in Uttar Pradesh, was at her New Jafrabad home in east Delhi, while her husband was away for Haj pilgrimage, police said. The...
  • Middlemen responsible for high onion price, says Khurshid Bulandshahr, Sep 2 (PTI) 02-09-2013 02:03 PM

    Union Minister Salman Khurshid has held middlemen responsible for the high cost of onions and said state governments should sternly deal with the issue. "Middlemen are responsible for the high rates of onion and other essential commodities," Khurshid told reporters in Bulandshahr on Sunday. State governments should sternly deal with...
  • Missing journalist's body found in a gunny bag on roadside 26-08-2013 07:17 AM

    The body of a local scribe who was missing since Friday, was found in a gunny bag on roadside in Chola area of Kotwali Dehat in Bulandshahr, police said on Sunday. The deceased, Zakaullah (28) of Khurja town, about 20 kms from Bulandshahr, had been missing since Friday evening, said...
  • Woman, family members sets themselves on fire in front of police 13-06-2013 11:34 AM

    Bulandshahr: In the well-known Arauli honour killing case in Bulandshahr, a woman identified as Mahvish and her family members set themselves ablaze in front of Uttar Pradesh police personnel alleging atrocity by them. Mahvish's brother-in-law suffered 90 per cent burn injuries and has been shifted to a hospital in Delhi...
  • Bulandshahr alleged rape: Minor cannot be jailed, says SC 15-04-2013 07:59 PM

    New Delhi: The Supreme Court on Monday directed the Uttar Pradesh government to file response within a week on detention of a 10-year-old rape victim by police in Bulandshahr, when she approached them to lodge a complaint. "A minor cannot be put in lock up," a bench headed by Chief...
  • UP: Accused are threatening us, says rape victim's family 12-04-2013 01:25 PM

    New Delhi: In Bulandshahr some musclemen and influential people are threatening the family of the minor Dalit rape victim who was locked up by the police after she filed a complain against those who had allegedly sexually assaulted her. According to the victim's family the accused are putting pressure on...
  • FTN: Have new anti-rape laws failed to make any impact, especially in small towns? 11-04-2013 11:59 PM

    A 10-year-old girl and her mother were put behind the bars when they reached a police station in Bulandshahr to file a rape complaint. ...
  • Bulandshahr rape: Supreme Court seeks UP govt's reply 11-04-2013 12:11 AM

    A 10-year-old girl and her mother were put behind the bars when they reached a police station in Bulandshahr to file a rape complaint. ...
  • Bulandshahr case: SC demands explanation from UP govt 10-04-2013 11:34 PM

    New Delhi: In the Bulandshahr incident where a 10-year-old was locked in a police station for more than 10 hours, the Supreme Court has now taken suo motto cognizance and demanded an explanation from the UP government. This even as the police assures the guilty will be punished, the victim's...
  • Medical report of Bulandshahr minor says no evidence of rape 10-04-2013 07:31 PM

    Lucknow: In a new twist in the alleged rape case in Bulandshahr, Uttar Pradesh, the pathological report of the minor states that there is no evidence of rape. The doctors, however, have not ruled out sexual assault. The report comes hours after the Supreme Court took suo motu cognisance of...
  • Bulandshahr rape: Supreme Court seeks UP govt's reply 10-04-2013 12:16 PM

    New Delhi: Taking suo motu cognisance of the Bulandshahr minor rape case, the Supreme Court on Wednesday asked the Uttar Pradesh government to explain why a minor rape victim was locked up in the jail when she approached the police to file a complaint. The apex court has asked the...
  • Bulandshahr: Rape survivor alleges she was slapped by women constables 10-04-2013 11:09 AM

    In a yet another case of police brutality, a 10-year-old rape survivor was locked up in the jail when she reached a police station to file a complaint. "Mujhe thappad mara (I was slapped)," alleged the girl, who spent more than 15 hours in the jail with her mother. ...
  • UP: Police put 10-year-old rape survivor behind bars 09-04-2013 02:32 AM

    Bulandshahr: The callous response of police came to fore when a 10-year-old girl, who was allegedly raped, was put behind bars by women police officials after she approached them to file a complaint along with her mother. Two women constables have been suspended while two sub-Inspectors including the station-in-charge have...