CHANDAULI

  • Four children drown in a pond in Chandauli June 21, 2014

    Four children, including two girls, drowned in a village pond in Chandauli. Kundan, Jagriti, Shubham and Renu, all aged between 814 years, slipped into the pond while playing near it and drowned in Banaulikhurd village on Friday, police said. The bodies have been fished out, they said. Chandauli is about 365 km...
  • Man wanted for constable's murder arrested in Chandauli June 20, 2014

    A man wanted for the murder of a police constable and who officials claimed was absconding for the last 14 years has finally been arrested, police said on Friday. SP Muniraj said that Ramdular, allegedly a shooter, was arrested by Chandauli police on Thursday and a .32 bore countrymade firearm recovered...
  • Depressed over academic performance, teenager commits suicide June 10, 2014

    Depressed over his academic performance, an 18yearold boy allegedly committed suicide by shooting himself dead in Mughalsarai area, police said in Chandauli. Ashu Dubey shot himself dead with the licensed gun of his father on Monday, they said. Police said Ashu was suffering from depression after he failed in his Class XII...
  • Akhilesh attacks Modiled NDA for hike in diesel prices June 1, 2014

    Opening front against the newlyformed NDA government at the Centre for hike in diesel prices, Uttar Pradesh chief minister Akhilesh Yadav on Sunday said people of the country will see "more such things" in the coming days. "Diesel prices have been hiked and the people will see more such things...
  • Election Commision acting as BJP's poll office, says Azam Khan May 11, 2014

    A defiant Azam Khan on Sunday escalated his attack on Election Commission, alleging that it was acting as an election office of BJP and also described the elections as "unconstitutional" due to projection of Narendra Modi as prime ministerial candidate ahead of poll results. Khan told reporters here in Chandauli that...
  • Narendra Modi doesn't understand India; snoops on women: Rahul Gandhi May 10, 2014

    Taking Narendra Modi head on, Rahul Gandhi on Saturday said the BJP's prime ministerial candidate does not understand the strength of India and its people and accused his party of following a politics that was "full of anger". Also attacking him on Snoopgate issue, Gandhi advised Modi to change slogans on...
  • After Sukma ambush, alert sounded in 3 Maoist-hit districts of UP March 11, 2014

    An alert has been sounded in the three Maoist-hit districts of Uttar Pradesh following the Naxal attack in Sukma district of Chattisgarh on Tuesday. Talks have been held with the regional coordinator of the central paramilitary forces SN Sawat and alert has been sounded in view of today's attack in Chattishgarh...
  • Uttar Pradesh: Rains wreak havoc on Varanasi, Chandauli August 3, 2013

    New Delhi: Heavy rains in Varanasi have led to surge in water levels in Ganga. Hundreds of people have been forced to vacate their homes as ghats have been flooded due to incessant rains. The Chandauli district in Uttar Pradesh is also grappling with rains, where normal life has been...
  • UP: Man uses hot milk to massage himself and a boy April 17, 2013

    Chandauli: A strange case of superstition was seen in Uttar Pradesh's Chandauli. A man poured and massaged his body with hot milk in front of a huge crowd which included many children. After massaging his body with the hot milk, the man caught hold of child and poured hot milk on...
  • UP: 5 men gangrape girl, villagers protest violently March 28, 2013

    Chandauli: A minor girl was allegedly gangraped in Chandauli district in Uttar Pradesh by five men of the village following which the villagers protested violently. The angry protesters set Sakaldih court on fire and demanding the immediate arrest of the five accused. The villagers allege that the police did not...
  • UP: truck driver beaten to death by RTO September 26, 2011

    New Delhi: Police and truck drivers clashed in Chandauli in Uttar Pradesh on Monday following the death of a truck driver, who was allegedly beaten to death by a RTO at a check post on National Highway 2. The family of the dead truck driver, identified as Ashwini Kumar Gupta, claims...
  • SP bags last '09 Lok Sabha seat from UP May 17, 2009

    Lucknow: The Chandauli Lok Sabha seat in Uttar Pradesh was won by the Samajwadi Party (SP), the poll panel said in Lucknow on Sunday. It was the last result in the 2009 general elections to be declared. Ram Kishun of the SP won the seat by 459 votes, defeating his...