The Bihar government is bracing itself for a locust invasion after reports of the pests damaging crops in the bordering district of Sonbhadra in Uttar Pradesh.
Published on May 30, 2020 10:11 PM IST
Villagers in the eastern UP district of Sonbhadra said the elephants were returning to haunt them every night in the last fortnight but the lions’ roar gave them some relief.
Published on Nov 15, 2019 01:29 AM IST
A herd of 15 wild elephants, including two calves, killed a forest official of Madhya Pradesh and a bull and destroyed many houses in Gobha village on UP-MP border during Sunday night, a senior forest official said. An alert has been sounded in Sonbhadra district, which shares its boundary with Madhya Pradesh.
Updated on Oct 14, 2019 06:56 AM IST
HT Correspondent, Varanasi
Ghorawal police station in-charge CP Pandey confirmed an FIR has been filed based on the journalist’s complaint.
Published on Aug 14, 2019 02:27 PM IST
Sonbhadra (UP) |Press Trust of India
Singrauli shares area with Uttar Pradesh, where it falls in Sonbhadra district. The region in the two states, considered backward, has about 10 thermal power plants having a combined capacity of 21,000 megawatts –the largest for one region.
Updated on Aug 09, 2019 06:20 PM IST
Hindustan Times, Bhopal | HT Correspondent
The decision has been taken in view of the July 17 tragedy in which 10 people were killed and 21 injured in firing over land dispute.
Updated on Aug 07, 2019 10:25 PM IST
Chero said that a group of Umbha residents visited him in December 2018 and told him that the village head Yagyadatt was forcing them to vacate the land following which he wrote to CM Yogi.
Published on Jul 24, 2019 02:36 PM IST
Hindustan Times, Varanasi |HT Correspondent
Yogi Adityanath accused the Congress of shedding crocodile tears over the death of tribal farmers who were shot dead over a land dispute in Sonbhadra.
Updated on Jun 03, 2020 07:44 PM IST
Hindustan Times, Sonhadra | Sudhir Kumar
The funeral of the 10 people killed in firing over a land dispute at Umbha in Uttar Pradesh’s Sonbhadra district on Wednesday was held under tight security on Thursday even as the main accused in the case was arrested. Top officials had to rush to the village to talk the villagers out of their insistence on carrying out the last rites at the massacre scene.
Updated on Jul 19, 2019 08:12 AM IST
Sonbhadra, Umbha | Sudhir Kumar
Hand pumps don’t work in this village in eastern Uttar Pradesh, in many pockets of which the water level has dipped below 300 feet.
Published on Jun 12, 2019 07:19 AM IST
Ghorawal/Dudhi/Myorpur/Govindpur (Robers | Sudhir Kumar
A case has registered against Yadav under sections 307 (attempt to murder), 376 (rape) and section 342 (wrongful confinement) of the Indian Penal Code and also Section 7 of the Criminal Law Amendment Act, the police said.
Published on May 26, 2019 10:00 AM IST
Hindustan Times, Lucknow |HT Correspondent
A 50-year-old man was beaten to death over a row regarding a raised platform in Parsoi village, under the Obra police station area of Sonbhadra district, on March 20, police said.
Published on Mar 26, 2019 01:20 AM IST
Hindustan Times, Varanasi | HT Correspondent
At least 30 children were injured in a head-on collision between a school bus and a truck near Khadia town on the Varanasi-Shakti Nagar highway in Sonbhadra district.
Published on Oct 09, 2018 12:24 PM IST
Hindustan Times, Varanasi | HT Correspondent, Varanasi