HATHRAS

  • Uttar Pradesh: Rape victim commits suicide; family, BSP protest July 15, 2014

    Hathras: There is no end to the rape horror in Uttar Pradesh. A Dalit woman, who was allegedly gangraped, reportedly committed suicide by setting herself ablaze. Her family and BSP workers protested on Tuesday. The woman was allegedly abducted and gangraped near Etawah on July 12. She set herself ablaze on...
  • Mayawati to begin Uttar Pradesh campaign on Thursday April 2, 2014

    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 to...
  • UP: Girl who was set on fire by jilted lover dies January 6, 2013

    New Delhi: There seems to be no end to crimes against women in the country as the 18yearold Hathras girl, who was set on fire by her jilted lover, succumbed to her injuries in Aligarh on Saturday. The 42yearold accused had barged into the girl's house and set her ablaze...
  • Hathras: CM promises support for family of girl set on fire January 5, 2013

    Hathras: Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav has promised action and assistance for the family of the young girl who was allegedly set ablaze by her jilted lover in Hathras district on January 1. The 42yearold accused had allegedly barged into the 18yearold's house and set her on fire with...
  • UP: Jilted lover allegedly sets 18year old on fire January 1, 2013

    Hathras: In yet another shocking crime against women, an 18year old girl was allegedly set on fire in Uttar Pradesh's Hathras district by her jilted lover. Her family says the 42year old man barged into her house and set her ablaze with kerosene oil. The victim has suffered 90 per cent...
  • UP: Train rams into jeep, 16 killed March 20, 2012

    Hathras: Sixteen people were killed when a train hit a mini van at an unmanned railway crossing at Hathras in Uttar Pradesh on the busy DelhiKolkata trunk route. The accident took place at the unmanned railway crossing near Maidu Railway Station at 7:19 am in the district. The van was carrying 18...
  • UP Polls: Policemen go on a rampage February 27, 2012

    Hathras: Police personnel on election duty today went on a rampage damaging vehicles and blocking road traffic after one of their colleagues was allegedly manhandled by a senior officer. Agitated over the incident, the policemen pelted stones at vehicles, blocked AligarhHathras road for several hours and damaged cameras of mediapersons,...
  • UP: five dead after ammonia gas leakage in Hathras November 14, 2011

    Hathras: Over five people have died and many others are critical after ammonia gas leaked out of a cold storage unit in Hathras, in Uttar Pradesh. The incident occurred while labourers were offloading vegetables. District officials say many are feared trapped inside the cold storage unit. Officials added that rescue operations...