Lucknow

  • Lucknow rape and murder case: Akhilesh Yadav recommends CBI probe 20 hours 45 minutes ago

    Uttar Pradesh government on Monday recommended a CBI probe into the Mohanlalganj murder case of a 36-year-old woman. The victim's family members have been on a hunger strike demanding a CBI inquiry into the case. "Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav has ordered recommendation of the CBI probe into the Mohanlalganj incident as...
  • UP government recommends CBI probe into Lucknow rape-murder 23 hours 14 minutes ago

    Lucknow: Days after a 32-year-old woman was brutally raped and murdered in Mohanlalganj area of UP's capital city Lucknow, the Akhilesh Yadav government on Monday recommended investigation by the Central Bureau of Investigation, The victim's family have been on a hunger strike demanding a CBI probe into the case. "We are...
  • Lucknow rape: Forensic report contradicts police claims, says more than 1 person involved Yesterday

    Lucknow: In a new twist in the rape and murder of a 32-year-old woman in Mohanlalganj area of Lucknow, forensic report has indicated that more than one person was involved in the crime, said police sources. The latest report is contradictory to the police claims where it had ruled out...
  • Youth Congress demands CBI probe into Mohanlalganj case 3 days ago

    Activists of Youth Congress on Friday staged a protest against alleged dismal law and order situation in Uttar Pradesh and demanded a CBI probe into murder of a young woman in Mohanlalganj area in Lucknow. Led by Youth Congress central zone president Ankit Parihar and outfit's national secretary and in-charge of...
  • Watch: Shia protestors beat up policeman over property dispute in Lucknow 3 days ago

    Clashes erupted on Friday after a group of Shia protesters marched towards Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav's house furious with SP leader Azam Khan's decision to sell properties of Waqf Board and appoint Waseem Akram as the member of the board. The protest was led by Shia community leader Kalbe Javed....
  • Protests in Lucknow over Azam Khan's decision to sell Waqf board properties 3 days ago

    Lucknow: Certain controversial decisions by Uttar Pradesh Minister Azam Khan to sell properties of Waqf board have led to violent protests in Lucknow. Clashes erupted on Friday after a group of Shia protesters marched towards Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav's house furious with SP leader Azam Khan's decision to sell properties...
  • Lucknow murder: Victim's kids join family dharna for CBI probe 3 days ago

    Children of a 35-year-old widow, who was found brutally murdered in Mohanlalganj area, on Friday joined a dharna that her family has been holding at GPO Crossing here for the past three days to demand a CBI probe in the case. "We are sitting on a dharna with two children of...
  • Lucknow murder: PIL filed seeking CBI probe into the case 4 days ago

    A PIL was filed in the Allahabad High Court seeking a CBI probe into the July 16 murder of a woman in Mohanlalganj area here. The PIL, filed by People's Forum in the bench here, is likely to come up for hearing on July 28. According to convener of People's Forum...
  • CM Akhilesh Yadav assures justice in Mohanlalganj rape and murder case 4 days ago

    New Delhi: Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav said that the culprits of the brutal rape and murder of the 35-year-old woman will be punished. The incident happened in Mohanlalganj in Lucknow. The CM assured that investigations were underway. On Wednesday, the UP police said that particles found in the nails of the...
  • 7 officials suspended for fault in construction of apartment 4 days ago

    Seven officials, including an IAS officer, has been suspended for alleged faults in the construction of an apartment at Gomtinagar in Lucknow during the previous BSP regime. "On the directives of the Chief Minister, seven officers posted in the Lucknow Development Authority (LDA) at the time of the construction of River...
  • Lucknow murder: Victim's family terms probe as 'misleading', demands CBI inquiry 5 days ago

    Terming the police probe as "misleading", family of the woman, who was found murdered in Mohanlalganj area in Lucknow, has written a letter to Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav and the DGP demanding a CBI inquiry in the case. "I have sent a letter to Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav and DGP A...
  • Lucknow rape case: UP Police come out with DNA proof 6 days ago

    Uttar Pradesh Police on Tuesday said that the particles found in the nails of the woman, who was found murdered in Mohanlalganj area, matched with the arrested school guard in DNA test. DIG Lucknow Navneet Sikera said that particles matched with the DNA of accused Ram Sewak Yadav and it...
  • Lucknow murder: Police come out with DNA proof 6 days ago

    Uttar Pradesh Police on Tuesday said that particles found in the nails of the woman, who was found murdered in Mohanlalganj area, matched with the arrested school guard in DNA test. DIG Lucknow Navneet Sikera told reporters these particles matched with the DNA of accused Ram Sewak Yadav and it has...
  • Lucknow murder: Officer challenges questions on police theory 6 days ago

    A senior police officer involved in the Mohanlalganj widow murder case probe has challenged questions being raised on the police theory by family members and opposition parties, saying he would never take up any other probe if investigations failed test of trial. "I will never take up any other investigation if...
  • Lucknow rape, murder: Victim's family alleges involvement of more than one person July 21, 2014

    Lucknow: After a security guard was arrested for sexually assaulting a 32-year-old woman in Mohanlalganj, the victim's family has now claimed that there is pressure on them to withdraw the case and have now demanded a CBI probe. The Uttar Pradesh Police had claimed that the accused stole a mobile...
  • Lucknow rape: Relatives ask for CBI probe July 20, 2014

    In an interview with CNN-IBN, a relative of the Lucknow rape victim said that the Director General has claimed that it was not a rape. The relative informed that they were being asked to close the case. He requested the CBI to probe the case and get hold of the...
  • Lucknow rape: Police arrest security guard, rule out gangrape July 20, 2014

    Lucknow: The police on Sunday arrested the security guard at an under construction site in the connection with the rape and murder of a 32-year-old woman in Mohanlalganj area of Lucknow. The Additional Director General of Lucknow Sutapa Sanyal identified the accused as Ramsevak, a resident of Balsikheda in Garhi,...
  • Man arrested in connection with Lucknow murder case July 20, 2014

    A man has been arrested in connection with the brutal murder of a woman in Mohanlalganj area of the city, a senior police official said on Sunday. The accused Ram Sewak Yadav, who works as a security guard, has been arrested in this connection, the officer said. The incident came to light...
  • Lucknow gangrape case solved, claims police; security guard arrested July 20, 2014

    Lucknow: Uttar Pradesh police on Sunday arrested a security guard for allegedly raping and murdering a 32-year-old woman in Mohanlalganj. Police sources said that the security guard of the SGPGI Medical college Ramsevak Yadav murdered the victim. The victim used to work in the same medical college. Police have also detained...
  • Rapes can happen as UP is a big state, media shouldn't sensationalise: SP July 19, 2014

    Lucknow: Defending themselves over the brutal gangrape and murder of a medical research institute employee in Lucknow, the ruling Samajwadi Party government said that the situation in the state is much better than other states. "Look at the total population of Uttar Pradesh, it has a 21 crore population, if...
  • Blame game begins over Lucknow gangrape, police yet to take action July 19, 2014

    An employee of a medical research institute is brutally gangraped and murdered, the accused are still at large even as the ruling Samajwadi Party accuses media of sensationalism. ...
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  • Lucknow rape: UP policemen working on leads, no arrest yet July 19, 2014

    The Uttar Pradesh Police is working on some leads obtained during investigations into the gruesome rape and murder of a young woman whose nude body was recovered from Mohanlalganj area of the state capital, though no arrest has been made so far. "We have got some leads and some people are...
  • News 360: 189 Dutch, 44 Malaysians killed on MH17 flight July 18, 2014

    There were 189 Dutch passengers among the 298 people on board the Malaysia Airlines flight MH17 that crashed in Ukraine on Thursday, the airline said in its latest update on Friday evening. Among the people of other nationalities on board were 44 Malaysians (including 15 crew members), 27 Australians, 12...
  • Lucknow: Police confirms rape of 25-year-old woman July 18, 2014

    Lucknow: Postmortem report of the 25-year-old woman whose mutilated dead body was discovered in the Mohanlal Ganj area of Lucknow on Thursday has confirmed rape, police said on Friday. Taking note of the crime, Lucknow Additional Director General of police, Sutapa Sanyal said that investigations are underway to nab the perpetrators. "The...
  • SP, BJP leaders clash over rail price hike in UP June 21, 2014

    Lucknow: Protests against train fare hike have turned ugly in Lucknow. Clashes emerged after the Bhartiya Janata Party (BJP) workers opposed Samajwadi Party (SP) workers for burning effigies of Prime Minister Narendra Modi. The protests took place outside the Uttar Pradesh Assembly. SP workers also held protests in Varanasi and Allahabad....
  • Law and order situation in UP will be brought back on track, assures Home Minister June 7, 2014

    Lucknow: Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh on Saturday assured that the deteriorating law and order situation in Uttar Pradesh would be brought back on track. Rajnath was visiting his Lok Sabha constituency Lucknow for the first time after general elections when he said, "The law and order which has derailed in...
  • Rajnath Singh forms panel for development of Lucknow May 19, 2014

    BJP president Rajnath Singh, who won the just-concluded Lok Sabha polls from the prestigious Lucknow seat, has constituted a committee to study problems relating to infrastructure in the constituency and suggest ways and means to overcome them. The committee, led by retired IAS officer Diwakar Tripathi, will submit its report to...
  • Mulayam to take stock of SP's poor show in Lok Sabha polls May 19, 2014

    Lucknow: Faced with a rout in Uttar Pradesh, Samajwadi Party chief Mulayam Singh Yadav is meeting senior party leaders Lucknow to review the party's performance in the Lok Sabha polls. Mulayam is likely to act tough against those Samajwadi Party ministers in whose areas the party fared very badly. State secretary...
  • 88-year-old ND Tiwari marries his biological son's mother Ujjwala Sharma May 15, 2014

    Lucknow: Veteran Congress leader ND Tiwari married Ujjwala Sharma, the mother of his biological son Rohit Shekhar on Wednesday. This comes two weeks after Ujjwala Sharma had staged a dharna outside 88-year-old ND Tiwari's home in Lucknow. Ujjwala Sharma had protested against not being allowed to live with him. After a...