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News updates from HT: Partly cloudy sky with a chance of thunder in Delhi

PUBLISHED ON MAY 11, 2021 08:53 AM IST
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NCW member Chandramukhi Devi said the incident could have been avoided if the victim had not gone out alone in the evening.(Twitter/@nandtara)
NCW member Chandramukhi Devi said the incident could have been avoided if the victim had not gone out alone in the evening.(Twitter/@nandtara)

‘Rape could have been avoided if...’: Member of National Commission for Women on Badaun incident

Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By hindustantimes.com | Edited by Prashasti Singh
UPDATED ON JAN 08, 2021 12:30 PM IST
The 50-year-old anganwadi worker, who had gone to a temple on the outskirts of her village, was found dead on Sunday.
NDRF team conducts rescue operations after the roof of a crematorium collapsed in Muradnagar, Ghaziabad, on January 3.(HT file)
NDRF team conducts rescue operations after the roof of a crematorium collapsed in Muradnagar, Ghaziabad, on January 3.(HT file)

SP teams visit UP crematorium accident site, Badaun; demand CBI probe in both incidents

Hindustan Times, Lucknow | By HT Correspondent | Edited by Smriti Sinha
UPDATED ON JAN 08, 2021 09:36 AM IST
On January 3, the roof of a crematorium in Ghaziabad collapsed, killing at least 25; the same evening, a 50-year-old woman was allegedly gang-raped and murdered in Badaun
The priest used to live in the temple where the woman was gang-raped and murdered on Sunday night.(Representative Photo)
The priest used to live in the temple where the woman was gang-raped and murdered on Sunday night.(Representative Photo)

Temple priest, prime accused in Badaun rape-murder case, arrested

Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By hindustantimes.com | Edited by: Amit Chaturvedi
UPDATED ON JAN 08, 2021 08:52 AM IST
According to the police, the priest is a native of Aonla area of Bareilly district. He moved to Badaun seven years ago and started living in the temple.
With businesses shut, many have been rendered jobless and have run out of cash to buy food. (Photo by Sunil Ghosh / Hindustan Times)
With businesses shut, many have been rendered jobless and have run out of cash to buy food. (Photo by Sunil Ghosh / Hindustan Times)

Covid-19 Lockdown: UP woman falls sick while standing in queue for ration, dies

Badaun | By Press Trust of India
PUBLISHED ON APR 18, 2020 03:40 PM IST
The Uttar Pradesh government is providing free ration to the poor during the nationwide lockdown to stem the spread of the coronavirus.
In the police complaint, her father, said that his daughter had confided in him and his wife that she was acquainted with a man from the neighbourhood, who had proposed to her.(HT image)
In the police complaint, her father, said that his daughter had confided in him and his wife that she was acquainted with a man from the neighbourhood, who had proposed to her.(HT image)

Man booked for abetting suicide of 15-year-old girl

Gurugram | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON AUG 21, 2019 07:59 AM IST
According to the police, the girl, a student of Class 9, had allegedly hanged herself from a tree within the compound of her house, using a stole, on Saturday around 5.30am.
Article 15 the film has its roots in the Badaun case, where two Dalit girls were found hanging from a tree; the plot follows one police officer’s attempt to figure out what happened and why.
Article 15 the film has its roots in the Badaun case, where two Dalit girls were found hanging from a tree; the plot follows one police officer’s attempt to figure out what happened and why.

‘What can you do about termites?’ Anubhav Sinha talks cinema and trolls

Hindustan Times | By Dipanjan Sinha
PUBLISHED ON JUL 05, 2019 07:51 PM IST
The attacks on social media are constant, Sinha says, after the release of his film, Article 15. He’s decided to respond with humour, or not at all.
Sanjay Kumar Singh, station house officer (SHO) of Wazirganj police station, said, “The checking was done as per the laid down procedure of tacking hostile situation. The intention of our personnel was not to intimidate anyone.”(HT Photo)
Sanjay Kumar Singh, station house officer (SHO) of Wazirganj police station, said, “The checking was done as per the laid down procedure of tacking hostile situation. The intention of our personnel was not to intimidate anyone.”(HT Photo)

In Uttar Pradesh’s Badaun, police frisk bikers at gunpoint

Badaun | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON MAY 24, 2020 08:21 PM IST
The video was shot at the Bagren outpost in Wazirganj police station area of Badaun and the outpost in-charge Rahul Kumar Sisodia is seen in the clip, intimidating people.
At least eight people were killed and 10 wounded in a collision between a minivan and a truck on the Agra-Moradabad state highway near Sambhal in west Uttar Pradesh at around 1.30am on Wednesday, the police said.
At least eight people were killed and 10 wounded in a collision between a minivan and a truck on the Agra-Moradabad state highway near Sambhal in west Uttar Pradesh at around 1.30am on Wednesday, the police said.

8 killed, 10 injured in UP road accident

Lucknow | By HT Correspondent
PUBLISHED ON JUN 20, 2019 05:11 AM IST
The accident occurred when the truck, which was allegedly speeding, collided with the minivan coming from the opposite direction, police officials said.
The SSP suspended station house officer (SHO), Dataganj, Amrit Lal for dereliction of duty.(HT Photo)
The SSP suspended station house officer (SHO), Dataganj, Amrit Lal for dereliction of duty.(HT Photo)

Rape victim hangs self over ‘police inaction’

Hindustan Times, Lucknow | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON JUN 18, 2019 12:16 AM IST
Senior superintendent of police (SSP) Ashok Kumar Tripathi said the woman was found hanging inside her house in Dataganj and her body had been sent for post-mortem examination.
A 32-year-old woman was allegedly drowned in a river here by her husband for refusing to have sex with a tantrik (occultist)(AFP Photo)
A 32-year-old woman was allegedly drowned in a river here by her husband for refusing to have sex with a tantrik (occultist)(AFP Photo)

Man allegedly drowns wife for refusing to have sex with occultist

Aligarh | By Press Trust of India
UPDATED ON JUN 15, 2019 07:56 AM IST
According to police, the incident took place Thursday.The woman’s husband and the occultist have been nabbed by police.
According to police, the incident took place Thursday. The woman’s husband and the occultist have been nabbed by police. Picture for representation.
According to police, the incident took place Thursday. The woman’s husband and the occultist have been nabbed by police. Picture for representation.

Man drowns wife for refusing to have sex with occultist: Cops

Press Trust of India | By Press Trust of India
PUBLISHED ON JUN 15, 2019 02:10 AM IST
Police said the crime was witnessed by the victim’s teenage son, who screamed for help when the woman’s husband, Maanpal, was executing his plan.
About 41 people were injured in the worst-hit Mainpuri district. Image used for representational purpose only.(Sunil Ghosh / Hindustan Times)
About 41 people were injured in the worst-hit Mainpuri district. Image used for representational purpose only.(Sunil Ghosh / Hindustan Times)

26 dead, 57 injured due to dust storm, rain, hail in UP

Hindustan Times, Lucknow | By HT Correspondent
PUBLISHED ON JUN 08, 2019 12:22 AM IST
Police said most of the injuries occurred when people sleeping inside their mud houses were caught unawares by the thunderstorm, which was accompanied by rain, leading to wall collapse.
The SP is in alliance with the Bahujan Samaj Party and the Rashtriya Janata Dal in UP.(AFP)
The SP is in alliance with the Bahujan Samaj Party and the Rashtriya Janata Dal in UP.(AFP)

Lok Sabha elections 2019: EVM problems mar polling in Uttar Pradesh

Hindustan Times, Agra/Bareilly | By HT Correspondent
PUBLISHED ON APR 23, 2019 10:52 PM IST
BJP workers allegedly beat up the presiding officer at a booth in Moradabad over allegations that he pressurised voters to press the button of the Samajwadi Party, whose symbol is the cycle
Supporters at the joint election campaign rally of Samajwadi Party and Bahujan Samaj Party in Badaun, Saturday, April 13, 2019.(PTI)
Supporters at the joint election campaign rally of Samajwadi Party and Bahujan Samaj Party in Badaun, Saturday, April 13, 2019.(PTI)

Badaun Lok Sabha constituency set for a triangular contest between SP, BJP and Congress

Hindustan Times, Lucknow | By Chandan Kumar, Lucknow
PUBLISHED ON APR 22, 2019 02:48 PM IST
With over 4 lakh Yadav voters, Badaun is known as a Samajwadi Party bastion. In the 2014 Lok Sabha elections, the party had won only five of the 80 seats and Badaun was one of them.
Talha Mannan, a student pursuing bachelor’s degree in education. He says all he expects from the government is food clothing and shelter.(HT Photo)
Talha Mannan, a student pursuing bachelor’s degree in education. He says all he expects from the government is food clothing and shelter.(HT Photo)

Lok Sabha elections 2019: ‘My leader should not spread poison’, says first time voter

Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By Neyaz Farooquee
PUBLISHED ON APR 22, 2019 07:32 AM IST
Mannan’s line of study isn’t accidental. He is worried about how India’s education system functions. Mannan wants to pursue policy research in the education sector, and his area of interest is the primary level of education.
BJP’s Badaun candidate Sanghmitra Maurya(Photo: Facebook)
BJP’s Badaun candidate Sanghmitra Maurya(Photo: Facebook)

‘If people are absent on poll day, cast fake vote’: BJP’s Badaun candidate tells supporters

Badaun | By Press Trust of India
UPDATED ON APR 20, 2019 10:37 PM IST
In a video which has gone viral on social media, Maurya is seen addressing party workers at an election meeting and asking them to cast votes of those not present on the polling day.
Srinagar, India - April 11, 2019: Voters stand in a queue to cast their votes outside a polling station in Shelvat, Bandipora district, some 30 Kms from Srinagar, India, on Thursday, April 11, 2019. (Photo by Waseem Andrabi / Hindustan Times)
Srinagar, India - April 11, 2019: Voters stand in a queue to cast their votes outside a polling station in Shelvat, Bandipora district, some 30 Kms from Srinagar, India, on Thursday, April 11, 2019. (Photo by Waseem Andrabi / Hindustan Times)

Lok Sabha 2019 constituency: Badaun in UP is Samajwadi Party’s stronghold

New Delhi | By HT Correspondent
PUBLISHED ON APR 12, 2019 05:50 PM IST
Uttar Pradesh, which sends the maximum number of members to Parliament at 80, will go to polls in all the seven phases of the Lok Sabha election 2019. Votes will be counted on May 23.
Four arrested from Dadri for February 12 murder of taxi driver(Sunil Ghosh/HT Photo)
Four arrested from Dadri for February 12 murder of taxi driver(Sunil Ghosh/HT Photo)

Four arrested from Dadri for February 12 murder of taxi driver

Noida | By HT Correspondent
PUBLISHED ON MAR 02, 2019 03:00 AM IST
According to the police, the accused — three men and a woman — had booked a Hyundai Xcent car with the driver, 24-year-old Aasif, on the night of February 12 for a journey to Sikandrabad in Bulandshahr and had allegedly murdered him with a wrench.
An explosion took place at a firecracker workshop in Uttar Pradesh’s Badaun district on October 26.(HT Photo)
An explosion took place at a firecracker workshop in Uttar Pradesh’s Badaun district on October 26.(HT Photo)

8 dead, 5 injured after blast at firecracker factory in Uttar Pradesh’s Badaun

Hindustan Times, Lucknow | By Chandan Kumar
UPDATED ON OCT 26, 2018 08:04 PM IST
Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath has taken cognisance of the explosion.
Gushing waters brought down 40 houses and wiped out 30 odd connecting routes in Unnao on Tuesday, September 4, 2018.(HT Photo)
Gushing waters brought down 40 houses and wiped out 30 odd connecting routes in Unnao on Tuesday, September 4, 2018.(HT Photo)

Flood Situation in UP: 3 killed, 5 districts affected, villages marooned as Ganga continues to rise

Kanpur | By HT Corespondent, Kanpur
UPDATED ON SEP 05, 2018 01:59 PM IST
Heavy rain and release of water from Narora dam have forced Ganga to rise in the region, affecting five districts of Uttar Pradesh and marooning hundreds of villages.
People hold placards as they participate in a protest against the rape of an eight-year-old girl in Kathua near Jammu, and a teenager in Unnao(REUTERS Representative Photo)
People hold placards as they participate in a protest against the rape of an eight-year-old girl in Kathua near Jammu, and a teenager in Unnao(REUTERS Representative Photo)

Minor girl in Uttar Pradesh’s Badaun district commits suicide after gangrape

Hindustan Times, Lucknow | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON AUG 23, 2018 06:54 PM IST
A minor girl who was allegedly gang-raped in a government school on Tuesday in Uttar Pradesh’s Badaun district died on Thursday
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