Deoria

  • Police officers wash Lalu's feet, carry his slippers, probe ordered 19-12-2013 12:05 AM

    Jharkhand Police on Wednesday ordered aprobe into media pictures showing a police officer washing thefeet of Lalu Prasad before the RJD chiefwent inside a templewhile another policeman allegedly carried Lalu's slippers, asenior police officer said in Ranchi. "The probe has been ordered by the police headquartersafter publication of photographs in...
  • Labourer hailing from UP found dead in Jaipur 06-09-2013 01:31 PM

    A young labourer was found dead in his room in Vishkaram area on Friday in Jaipur, the police said. The deceased was identified as 28-year-old Ramesh Kumar Paswan, they said. Ramesh, hailing from Deoria in Uttar Pradesh, probably succumbed to his illness of epilepsy, they said, adding the body has...
  • UP: Unidentified men shot dead former village head 26-04-2013 03:27 AM

    Deoria: A former village head and panchayat member was shot dead on Thursday by some unidentified persons in Patharhut area in Deoria police said. Arun Singh (25) was shot dead in Gouri Bazar village on Thursday evening by some persons due to old enmity, they said. Tension prevailed in area...
  • Criminals run truck over UP sub-inspector 17-05-2012 11:42 AM

    Lucknow: In yet another evidence of the rampant criminalisation of Uttar Pradesh and their brazen functioning, suspected criminals ran a truck over a police sub-inspector in Deoria district, killing him and critically injuring a police constable, police said. The incident took place late on Wednesday night when a small police...
  • UP polls: BJP chief Surya Pratap Sahi resigns 08-03-2012 12:23 PM

    New Delhi: Surya Pratap Sahi, the Uttar Pradesh BJP president, has resigned. Sahi submitted his resignation to BJP President Nitin Gadkari on Thursday, accepting responsibility for the BJP's poor show in the state during the Assembly elections on Tuesday. Sahi contested the elections from the Pathardeva seat in Deoria district....
  • UP: Voting generally peaceful, turnout 56 pc 11-02-2012 06:06 PM

    Lucknow: Nearly 56 per cent of 1.92 crore voters on Saturday exercised their franchise for 59 seats spread over nine districts in the by-and-large peaceful second phase of the fiercely-fought Uttar Pradesh assembly election. The fate of 1,098 candidates, including two state party chiefs, 31 MLAs and 24 former ministers...
  • UP: Cold wave claims 13 more; toll rises to 74 22-12-2011 07:15 PM

    Lucknow: Cold wave conditions and dense fog continued unabated claiming 13 more lives in Uttar Pradesh today even as parts of the state witnessed bright sunshine. The state-wide death toll owing to the cold now stands at 74. As many as six people died in Deoria, four in Bareilly, two...