Saharanpur

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UP thana turns wedding venue; cops help couple get married

01 Dec 2019

UP thana turns wedding venue; cops help couple get married

In a bizarre incident, a couple in Uttar Pradesh's Saharanpur got married inside a police station over the weekend.

Why Akhilesh and Mayawati's first rally at Deoband is important

07 Apr 2019

Why Akhilesh and Mayawati's first rally at Deoband is important

More than 20 years after Samajwadi Party and Bahujan Samaj Party kept Bharatiya Janata Party out of Uttar Pradesh (in 1993), the foes-turned-friends will address a joint rally in Deoband on Sunday.

Suspects arrested in UP had links to Pulwama attack mastermind

25 Feb 2019

Suspects arrested in UP had links to Pulwama attack mastermind

The two suspected Jaish-e-Mohammed (JeM) terrorists arrested by the Uttar Pradesh Anti-Terrorism Squad (ATS) from Saharanpur have confessed to having links with JeM.

Hooch tragedy: Death toll reaches 116, Adityanath speaks of 'conspiracy'

11 Feb 2019

Hooch tragedy: Death toll reaches 116, Adityanath speaks of 'conspiracy'

Just as the death toll in hooch tragedy touched 116 on Sunday, Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath smelled a political conspiracy.

Fatwa issued against women who apply nail-polish as it's un-Islamic

05 Nov 2018

Fatwa issued against women who apply nail-polish as it's un-Islamic

A fatwa or decree was issued against Muslim women wearing nail polish before offering namaz by the Darul Uloom Deoband in Saharanpur, Uttar Pradesh on Monday.

Man issued railway ticket dated 3013, gets compensation

14 Jun 2018

Man issued railway ticket dated 3013, gets compensation

When retired professor Vishnu Kant Shukla boarded the train from Saharanpur to Jaunpur on November 19, 2013, he wasn't prepared for what was coming his way.

Yogi government's 1st year: How did it fare?

19 Mar 2018

Yogi government's 1st year: How did it fare?

Last March, belying expectations and poll punters, BJP and its allies stormed to power in the UP assembly, winning 325 of 403 seats.

I-T raids the controversial Gupta brothers' premises in India

07 Mar 2018

I-T raids the controversial Gupta brothers' premises in India

Less than a month after South African (SA) police raided the home of the controversial Indian-origin Gupta family, the Indian I-T department has now raided their premises in various locations.

Worried their vehicle would get 'dirty', cops let teens die

20 Jan 2018

Worried their vehicle would get 'dirty', cops let teens die

In a shocking incident, three policemen in Uttar Pradesh's Saharanpur refused to take to hospital two unconscious teenagers bleeding on the road, fearing that their blood would spoil the patrol car. The teens died later.

Jewar rape case: 4 men arrested, 1 suspect gets injured

23 Jul 2017

Jewar rape case: 4 men arrested, 1 suspect gets injured

In a development to the brutal Jewar rape and murder case, the UP police arrested a gang of four people.

Saharanpur clashes- Bhim Army head Chandrashekhar Azad, 'mastermind', arrested

08 Jun 2017

Saharanpur clashes- Bhim Army head Chandrashekhar Azad, 'mastermind', arrested

Chandrashekhar Azad 'Ravan', head of the Dalit rights outfit Bhim Army, has been arrested from Dalhousie in Himachal Pradesh.

Nine arrested in Rampur molestation incident, five absconding

31 May 2017

Nine arrested in Rampur molestation incident, five absconding

Police have till now arrested nine people in the Rampur molestation case, where 14 youths are seen molesting two women in broad daylight.

Rahul Gandhi sets off for Saharanpur despite no permission

27 May 2017

Rahul Gandhi sets off for Saharanpur despite no permission

Congress vice president Rahul Gandhi left for violence-hit Saharanpur despite being denied permission by authorities.

The Jewar gang-rape: Four suspects detained

26 May 2017

The Jewar gang-rape: Four suspects detained

On 26th May, four people were detained in connection with the alleged Bulandshahr gang-rape and murder.

Saharanpur riots- Rahul Gandhi denied permission to visit Saharanpur

26 May 2017

Saharanpur riots- Rahul Gandhi denied permission to visit Saharanpur

Police have denied permission to Congress vice president Rahul Gandhi to visit Saharanpur, which is tense after recent communal clashes that killed at least two and injured several.

Saharanpur violence: 400 anti-riot personnel sent by Center

26 May 2017

Saharanpur violence: 400 anti-riot personnel sent by Center

The rapid caste violence spreading in Saharanpur from 5th May onwards has killed at least 2 people and left 29 injured.

BSP funding Bhim Sena, group responsible for Saharanpur clashes: Report

26 May 2017

BSP funding Bhim Sena, group responsible for Saharanpur clashes: Report

A report by UP Police claims the Mayawati-led BSP is giving tacit support to Bhim Sena, the group believed to be responsible for the Saharanpur clashes.

UP: Robbers intercept car on highway, rape women, shoot man

25 May 2017

UP: Robbers intercept car on highway, rape women, shoot man

In a horrific crime, robbers intercepted a car on the Jewar-Bulandshahr road off the Yamuna expressway, and allegedly gang-raped four women of the family on 25th May.

Saharanpur violence: Section 144 imposed, internet disabled

25 May 2017

Saharanpur violence: Section 144 imposed, internet disabled

Police have imposed Section 144 in Saharanpur in light of the growing caste based violence in the district.

Dalit man killed in UP, 24 arrested

24 May 2017

Dalit man killed in UP, 24 arrested

In a fresh incident of caste-violence, a Dalit man was killed and 7 others were seriously injured while they were on their way home after meeting BSP chief Mayawati in riot-hit Shabbirpur.

Saharanpur clashes- Thousands of Dalits protest at Jantar Mantar

22 May 2017

Saharanpur clashes- Thousands of Dalits protest at Jantar Mantar

Over 5,000 Dalit protesters gathered at Delhi's Jantar Mantar on May 21, demanding justice over the recent clashes in Saharanpur.

BJP MP booked for instigating communal violence in Saharanpur

22 Apr 2017

BJP MP booked for instigating communal violence in Saharanpur

Saharanpur BJP MP Raghav Lakhanpal and his supporters were booked for allegedly instigating communal clashes during a rally in tribute of Dr. B.R. Ambedkar on April 20.