Thursday, 6 October, 2022

Topic: Kanpur

Death toll rises to 26 in Kanpur road accident as tractor carrying pilgrims overturns

The tractor carrying devotees was returning from Unnao when it overturned in the Kanpur district late Saturday evening. Police & locals rushed to the spot and started the rescue operation.

After Chandigarh University row, cleaner at Kanpur hostel held for ‘making obscene videos’

Accused was allegedly cornered after a woman at private hostel noticed a mobile kept near the door while she was bathing. Hostel warden & caretaker also held.

Kanpur cops launch probe after man’s ‘mummified body’ found at family home 18 months after death

Dixit died in April 2021 at a private hospital in Kanpur. Officials found that his body was kept in an AC room at the family home by parents who believed he was in a 'coma'.

What to do & what not? Kanpur school facing ‘kalma’ protest will write to Yogi for guidelines

Florets International School is set to reopen Thursday after protests over its multi-faith prayer routine disrupted classes for two days this week.

Prime accused in Kanpur violence over Prophet row arrested by UP Police, 61 held so far

Accused Haji Wasi was caught at the Amausi airport while he was trying to flee. His son is already in jail.

Broadcasters should be cautious not to target vulnerable communities, says Editors Guild

The journalists body said some news channels deliberately create space to spew hatred, thereby, embarrassing India before other nations.

Kanpur violence: 24 arrested so far, Sufi outfit alleges links with Islamic group PFI

Kanpur Police Saturday arrested four more persons in connection with the communal clashes in the city on 3 June; probing links with the Popular Front of India.

18 arrested after violence erupts in Kanpur over ‘insult’ to Prophet during TV debate

A group of people tried to force shopkeepers to down shutters over alleged 'insulting' remarks made by BJP spokesperson Nupur Sharma during a television debate.

Law against triple talaq saved families of many Muslim women in UP, says PM Modi in Kanpur

The prime minister's remarks at the rally in UP come amid a row in Karnataka where schools have stopped Muslim girls from attending classes while wearing hijab.

Kanpur 9-yr-old went missing. Then his body was found with nail in eye, burnt cheek, head injury

At least 4 detained in connection with the murder of nine-year-old Kanpur boy who is also suspected to have been sodomised before being killed earlier this week.

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The BMW i4 eDrive40. Photo Credit: BMW

Ukraine crisis gave auto sector a crude shock. See how India is responding

The PLI scheme as well as other sops for manufacturing, show that despite some public missteps, government is trying to coax manufacturing into India.

Indian refiners scout for oil deals ahead of EU ban on Russian crude imports

European Union ban on Russian crude imports from 5 Dec will drive European refiners to buy more Middle East oil, putting them in competition with Asian buyers.


File photo of a BrahMos firing by a Su-30 MKI | Credit: IAF

IAF to increase Sukhois armed with BrahMos supersonic cruise missile with over 500km-range

The IAF currently has 40 SU-30 MKI with BrahMos, the only supersonic cruise missile in the world.

India’s hijab supporters will lose even if they win SC battle. Because the real war is political

In a highly polarised time, cornered minorities tend to lean back and protect the roots and fundamentals of what is so dear to them. Politically, it can often be a bad trap.