Monday, 8 August, 2022
TopicUttar Pradesh Police

Topic: Uttar Pradesh Police

Before Kanpur businessman case, here are 5 times UP Police conduct came under fire since 2020

A 36-year-old Kanpur businessman died during an alleged police raid at Gorakhpur hotel. His death has triggered a storm, with Adityanath govt being blamed for lawlessness in the state.

Karnataka HC restrains Ghaziabad police from initiating coercive action against Twitter India MD

Manish Maheshwari was issued notice by the Ghaziabad Police in connection with an assault of an elderly Muslim man. The bench said the police can examine him through virtual mode.

Ghaziabad police warns Twitter MD of prosecution in Muslim man assault case, sends 2nd notice

In the second notice, SSP Pathak sternly told the MD that the email sent by you shows that you are escaping the responsibility of cooperation with the police in the investigation.

UP Police sends notice to Twitter India MD over assault on Muslim man in Ghaziabad

Twitter India MD Manish Maheshwari has been asked to join the probe in the case. The platform has been booked over circulation of a video in which the elderly man says he was thrashed.

Journalist bodies demand quashing of FIR by UP police against scribes for circulating video

The FIR alleged that the follow-up news stories on the video clip of the elderly Muslim being assaulted was already in the public domain and therefore did not violate public order.

One arrested after blood-stained body of teen Dalit girl found in UP’s Ballia

Police said the 15-year-old girl's body was found on 23 May and the accused allegedly killed her as she was exerting pressure on him to marry her.

Key accused in 28 May Aligarh hooch case arrested near Bulandshahr border

Nearly 50 people have died in Aligarh from consuming spurious liquor on two different occasions recently, and at least 35 of which were victims of the 28 May hooch case, say police.

Unnao vegetable seller ‘killed by cops’ quit school to help family, now they want Rs 1 cr relief

Family of 18-year-old Faisal Hussain says he was the only earning member, claims he was tortured by cops, a charge dismissed by police.

Inquiry commission probing Vikas Dubey encounter case gives clean chit to UP Police

The panel submitted its report to the state government Monday, eight months after it was set up. The inquiry commission has reportedly found no evidence of wrongdoing by UP police.

Mukhtar Ansari denied medical aid, food, water during transfer to Banda jail, alleges brother

The Uttar Pradesh government, however, said a team of doctors of the Banda Medical College examined Mukhtar Ansari at the jail and no 'immediate' health issues were found by them.

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Opposition leaders protest outside Parliament | Representative image | ANI

Confused, aimless—why Opposition parties live up to Ronen Sen’s ‘headless chicken’ remark

From ‘compromising national security’ to 'playing havoc' with institutions, the Opposition continues to attack Modi while failing to reflect on own actions.
A suspension pylon in Tamil Nadu | Commons

You thought power subsidy is a Delhi-Punjab problem? Check out Tamil Nadu’s power sector mess

RBI data shows Indian discoms owe power generation firms over Rs 4.5 lakh crore, almost a third of which is owed by Tamil Nadu, where power subsidy cost is twice that of food subsidy.


The Flying Dolphin — how a former Indian Navy submariner qualified as a commercial pilot 

Vivek Chaudhary retired from the Indian Navy in 2017 after serving on the  Short-Service Commission. After that, his dreams took flight. 

In Kashmir 3 years on, 3 positive changes, 3 things that should’ve happened & 3 that got worse

Kashmir as a crisis has fallen off our headlines and from the top of our collective minds. Which is precisely the most important change for the better.