Deoria: News

Woman Congress worker thrashed in Uttar Pradesh's Deoria

A woman Congress leader was thrashed at an internal meeting of the party in Uttar Pradesh's Deoria.

17 Feb 2019

West Bengal

#RIPBravehearts: 10-year-old daughter of Pulwama martyr faints at funeral

On Saturday, teary-eyed families bid adieu to CRPF soldiers who were martyred after a Jaish-e-Mohammed terrorist blew up a car in J&K's Pulwama on Thursday.

12 Sep 2018

Yogi Adityanath

Yogi Adityanath: No sexual abuse happened in Deoria

Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath, while talking to Times Now, said that "no sexual abuse happened" at the shelter home in Deoria from where 24 girls were rescued after a girl reported sexual abuse and human trafficking in August.

11 Aug 2018

Aadhaar Card

Children in shelter-homes get Aadhaar linked to 'Track Child' portal

Aadhaar cards of over 30,000 children living in child care institutions have been linked to "Track Child" portal in a bid to bolster the information base on the number of children under institutional care amid reports of children going missing from shelter homes.

09 Aug 2018

Uttar Pradesh

UP: Government-teacher watches girls changing uniforms, thrashed with slippers, arrested

A government teacher in Uttar Pradesh's Hathras was arrested for allegedly peeping into a room where girls were changing uniforms given to them.

09 Aug 2018


Sex abuse: Nine states including UP refused audit of shelter-homes

The nation is shocked by tales of abuse which have emerged from children shelter homes in UP and Bihar. More disturbing is the fact that in both cases, officials reportedly turned a blind eye for long.

07 Aug 2018

Uttar Pradesh

Deoria shelter-home: How a 10-year-old rescued 24 women from abuse

Twenty-four women were recently rescued from a shelter home in Deoria, UP, where they were suffering long-time abuse.

29 Jan 2018

Uttar Pradesh

UP: Girl sets herself on fire after molestation attempt, dies

A Class 12 girl in UP's Deoria set herself on fire after allegedly being sexually assaulted by the son of her school's principal. She succumbed to her injuries.

01 May 2017

Narendra Modi

According to media, UP CM Adityanath dreams of "donkey-free" roads

Speaking at Deoria, UP CM Yogi Adityanath promised to make roads 'gaddha-mukt' (pothole-free) by June.

10 Feb 2017

Uttar Pradesh

UP Elections: Sonia, Priyanka to campaign from family strong-holds

Sonia Gandhi is expected to start campaigning for UP elections from her constituency of Rae Bareli. Priyanka Gandhi is likely to campaign for Rahul Gandhi, who will be contesting from Amethi.

27 Jan 2017

Uttar Pradesh

Gulabi Gang leader among Congress UP candidates

Sampat Devi Pal, a social worker and founder of the Gulabi Gang, a group of women seeking justice for crimes against women, is among the candidates put forward by the Congress for the UP elections.

27 Oct 2016

Uttar Pradesh

Congress trouble: 17 leaders quit in support of Rita Joshi

Spelling more trouble for the Congress in the run up to the 2017 UP elections, 17 leaders close to former UP Congress Chief Rita Bahuguna Joshi tendered their resignation in her support.

09 Sep 2016

Uttar Pradesh

Rahul Gandhi to visit Ayodhya

Congress vice president Rahul Gandhi is set to visit Ayodhya today, a move touted to be the first by any Nehru-Gandhi family member since 1992.

06 Sep 2016

Uttar Pradesh

Rahul Gandhi on a 2500km mahayatra in UP before polls

Congress Vice-President Rahul Gandhi announced his mahayatra from Deoria in eastern Uttar Pradesh to New Delhi from September 6.