Articles about Sitapur

Lucknow: Cold-storage owner booked over gas-chamber explosion

08 Mar 2021

India
Lucknow: Cold-storage owner booked over gas-chamber explosion

An FIR has been registered against the owner of a cold storage unit after two laborers were killed following an explosion in a gas chamber two days ago, officials said on Monday.

UP: CBI raids 17 locations in connection with #UnnaoRapeVictim accident

04 Aug 2019

India
UP: CBI raids 17 locations in connection with #UnnaoRapeVictim accident

The CBI is conducting raids at 17 different places in Uttar Pradesh as part of its probe into the Unnao rape survivor's car accident last week.

Two years after Unnao rape, BJP expels MLA Kuldeep Sengar

01 Aug 2019

Politics
Two years after Unnao rape, BJP expels MLA Kuldeep Sengar

The BJP whose pet slogan is "Beti Bachao, Beti Padhaao" finally expelled rape accused MLA Kuldeep Singh Sengar from the party on Thursday.

UP: Jealous cousins rape Class-VIII student for topping exams

30 Jun 2019

India
UP: Jealous cousins rape Class-VIII student for topping exams

In a horrifying incident, a Class-VIII student was allegedly drugged and gang-raped by four of her cousins on a government school campus in Sitapur, Uttar Pradesh.

NGT seeks UP govt's report on dump yard near school

10 Sep 2018

India
NGT seeks UP govt's report on dump yard near school

The National Green Tribunal has sought a report from UP government on a plea filed by a private school opposing setting up of a dump yard in Sitapur district on the ground that it was a health hazard.

UP: Eight-year-old injured in dog attack in Sitapur

23 May 2018

India
UP: Eight-year-old injured in dog attack in Sitapur

In a fresh canine attack incident in Sitapur district, an eight-year-old boy was mauled by a pack of feral canines in the Pipri Kalan village this morning.

UP: Dogs maul girl to death, toll rises to 14

18 May 2018

India
UP: Dogs maul girl to death, toll rises to 14

An eight-year-old girl died after being mauled by a pack of dogs in Sitapur district (UP), taking the toll to 14 in such fatal attacks by feral hounds in the last six months.

UP: Two more children mauled to death by stray dogs

04 May 2018

India
UP: Two more children mauled to death by stray dogs

Two more children were mauled to death and as many injured by packs of stray dogs in UP's Sitapur district.

UP: Father 'gifts' daughter to friends, then they gangrape her

19 Apr 2018

India
UP: Father 'gifts' daughter to friends, then they gangrape her

In a horrific case, a man in Sitapur, UP, allegedly "gifted" his 35-year-old daughter to his friends and joined them in gangraping her, TOI reports.

Farmer crushed under tractor in scuffle with loan recovery agents

22 Jan 2018

India
Farmer crushed under tractor in scuffle with loan recovery agents

The plight of farmers caught in vicious debt cycles has come to the fore with a chilling incident.

Shoe hurled at Punjab CM Badal

11 Jan 2017

Politics
Shoe hurled at Punjab CM Badal

A shoe was hurled at Punjab Chief Minister Parkash Singh Badal at a public meeting in Bhatinda; the perpetrator identified as Gurbachan Singh, hurled a shoe at the CM while he was speaking about reforms.

Now Kejriwal, Raghubar Das join shoe-victim club

02 Jan 2017

Politics
Now Kejriwal, Raghubar Das join shoe-victim club

Delhi CM Arvind Kejriwal had a shoe hurled at him while addressing a public meeting at Rohtak; however, the shoe missed the target and the thrower, a local youth, was apprehended and handed over to police.

Rahul Gandhi narrowly escapes shoe attack

26 Sep 2016

Politics
Rahul Gandhi narrowly escapes shoe attack

While travelling in an open vehicle through the town of Sitapur in Uttar Pradesh today, Rahul Gandhi narrowly dodged a shoe.