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List of districts designated as red zones after May 3

01 May 2020

List of districts designated as red zones after May 3

The Union Health Ministry has decided to segregate the 733 districts in India into three categories of red, orange, and green zones as the "lockdown 2.0" nears its scheduled end.

Uttar Pradesh: Parts of 15 districts completely sealed starting midnight

08 Apr 2020

Uttar Pradesh: Parts of 15 districts completely sealed starting midnight

To limit the coronavirus transmission, the Uttar Pradesh government has decided to completely seal parts of 15 districts, from midnight today. This effectively means that more stringent restrictions will be imposed and people's movements will be halted.

Coronavirus: Death toll reaches 41; Telangana confirms 6 fatalities

31 Mar 2020

Coronavirus: Death toll reaches 41; Telangana confirms 6 fatalities

The Ministry of Health on Monday said that 227 new coronavirus cases were reported in the past 24 hours, taking India's tally to 1,251.

Three tales of migrant workers that will tear you up

30 Mar 2020

Three tales of migrant workers that will tear you up

In the last couple of days, we have been bombarded with news reports about migrant workers' plight. With the nation going under the intense lockdown for 21 days starting last Wednesday, they stared at a bleak future, with empty stomachs.

Amid lockdown, UP government starts evacuation of stranded migrant workers

28 Mar 2020

Amid lockdown, UP government starts evacuation of stranded migrant workers

The Uttar Pradesh government has pressed 1,000 buses into service to evacuate migrant workers stranded due to the 21-day nationwide lockdown.

#DelhiRiots: Shahrukh, who fired bullets, pointed gun at cop, arrested

03 Mar 2020

#DelhiRiots: Shahrukh, who fired bullets, pointed gun at cop, arrested

Days after he fired multiple rounds of bullets at Delhi Police, Shahrukh was arrested from Uttar Pradesh's Bareilly on Tuesday. On February 24, he pointed a gun at a constable, who faced him with a lathi.

Why these two UP kids are over 100 years old

22 Jan 2020

Why these two UP kids are over 100 years old

In a shocking incident, two children in Uttar Pradesh have officially been aged up by a century.

After Sakshi Misra, Allahabad-girl 'threatened' for marrying against family's wishes

15 Jul 2019

After Sakshi Misra, Allahabad-girl 'threatened' for marrying against family's wishes

Days after Sakshi Misra, the daughter of a BJP MLA from Bareilly, released a video alleging her life was under threat as she married a Dalit man, another girl has followed suit.

UP: Husband of BJP MLA's daughter, who posted video, beaten

15 Jul 2019

UP: Husband of BJP MLA's daughter, who posted video, beaten

Monday started on a terrible note for Sakshi Misra, who is the daughter of BJP MLA from Bareilly, Rajesh Misra. Sakshi's husband Ajitesh Kumar was beaten by unknown miscreants outside Allahabad High Court, where they arrived to seek protection.

BJP MLA's daughter, 'threatened' for marrying Dalit, feels 'safe' now

13 Jul 2019

BJP MLA's daughter, 'threatened' for marrying Dalit, feels 'safe' now

Sakshi Misra, the daughter of BJP MLA Rajesh Misra, who created an uproar by claiming her father 'threatened' her for marrying a Dalit man, said she feels safe now.

Papa sent goons: BJP leader's daughter threatened for marrying Dalit

11 Jul 2019

Papa sent goons: BJP leader's daughter threatened for marrying Dalit

The daughter of a BJP leader from Uttar Pradesh has alleged her life is under threat from her own father, as she married a man belonging to lower caste.

4-day-old girl dies after being shifted around hospital for hours

20 Jun 2019

4-day-old girl dies after being shifted around hospital for hours

A four-days-old kid breathed her last on Wednesday after she was shunted between two wings of a government hospital, without treatment.

Bareilly man sets up 'PadBank,' distributes sanitary napkins for free

22 Mar 2019

Bareilly man sets up 'PadBank,' distributes sanitary napkins for free

Despite being a completely natural biological process, menstruation is often brushed off as a taboo topic in the Indian society, particularly among the uneducated rural masses.

Uttar Pradesh: Rats 'drank' 1,000L of alcohol in Bareilly

28 Dec 2018

Uttar Pradesh: Rats 'drank' 1,000L of alcohol in Bareilly

We are all aware of how Indians love to drink.

UP shocker: Minor, admitted in ICU, gang-raped, case registered

04 Nov 2018

UP shocker: Minor, admitted in ICU, gang-raped, case registered

In an appalling incident, a minor was gang-raped in the ICU of a private hospital in Bareilly, Uttar Pradesh, where she was admitted.

UP: Deaths due to 'unknown' fever rise to 42

14 Sep 2018

UP: Deaths due to 'unknown' fever rise to 42

The death toll due to an unknown fever in various districts under Bareilly division in UP has risen to 42 with six more people dying in Badaun and Shahjahanpur in last three days, officials said today.

UP: Fever claims 36 lives in last 15 days

11 Sep 2018

UP: Fever claims 36 lives in last 15 days

At least 36 persons in Bareilly and adjoining Badaun districts of Uttar Pradesh have succumbed to fever in the last 15 days, officials said Tuesday.

UP: Now, youth lynched on suspicion of being 'buffalo thief'

30 Aug 2018

UP: Now, youth lynched on suspicion of being 'buffalo thief'

A youth who was home from Dubai where he worked as a tailor was lynched in a village in Uttar Pradesh's Bareilly district on suspicion that he had stolen a buffalo, police said today.

UP government urges Center to rename Bareilly, Kanpur, Agra airports

15 Aug 2018

UP government urges Center to rename Bareilly, Kanpur, Agra airports

Uttar Pradesh government has approached the Center for its approval to rename the airports in Bareilly, Kanpur, and Agra, a move that comes close on the heels of rechristening the iconic Mughalsarai Railway Station after RSS thinker Deendayal Upadhyay.

Seize properties of those who issued fatwa to triple-talaq-victim: UPMC

01 Aug 2018

Seize properties of those who issued fatwa to triple-talaq-victim: UPMC

Uttar Pradesh Minority Commission (UPMC) Chairman Tanveer Haidar Usmani yesterday asked the Bareilly District Magistrate and SSP to seize properties of people who issued "fatwa" against triple talaq victim, Nida Khan, if they are not arrested.

UP: Three including Bareilly Imam booked for threatening triple-talaq victim

26 Jul 2018

UP: Three including Bareilly Imam booked for threatening triple-talaq victim

UP's Bareilly Shahar Imam, who issued a fatwa against a triple-talaq victim, and two others have been booked on charges of threatening the woman.

UP: Man held for giving triple-talaq, starving wife to death

14 Jul 2018

UP: Man held for giving triple-talaq, starving wife to death

A man in UP's Bareilly has been arrested for allegedly giving his wife "triple talaq" over the phone and locking her up for a month without food and water, leading to her death.

UP: Woman confined after being given 'triple talaq', dies

12 Jul 2018

UP: Woman confined after being given 'triple talaq', dies

A case of dowry death has been registered against the husband and in-laws of a woman in UP's Bareilly who was given triple talaq over the phone and allegedly locked up for a month without food and water leading to her death.

Girl who couldn't hold pen 20-days before XII-exams scores 86.6%

01 May 2018

Girl who couldn't hold pen 20-days before XII-exams scores 86.6%

This 17-year-old failed to even hold a pen 20 days before she was to write her Class XII board exams.

In Bareilly, locals receive 'churan label' notes from ATM

23 Apr 2018

In Bareilly, locals receive 'churan label' notes from ATM

At an ATM of United Bank of India in Subhashnagar, Bareilly, Uttar Pradesh, people who came to withdraw money were in for a shock.

Bareilly DM removes FB post on Kasganj violence after rebuke

31 Jan 2018

Bareilly DM removes FB post on Kasganj violence after rebuke

Bareilly DM RV Singh has apologized for his Facebook post on the Kasganj violence, after the administration threatened action against him.

Why raise anti-Pakistan slogans in Muslim areas?: Bareilly DM

30 Jan 2018

Why raise anti-Pakistan slogans in Muslim areas?: Bareilly DM

The Bareilly district magistrate (DM) created a controversy with his Facebook post, asking why people raise anti-Pakistan slogans in Muslim areas.

Priyanka Chopra to receive an honorary doctorate

23 Dec 2017

Priyanka Chopra to receive an honorary doctorate

Nothing seems to stop Priyanka Chopra! From featuring in the Forbes list to carving a niche in the American industry, our desi girl has done it all.

Bareilly woman denied monthly ration over Aadhaar; dies of hunger

16 Nov 2017

Bareilly woman denied monthly ration over Aadhaar; dies of hunger

Shakina Ashfaq, a 50-year-old woman died in Uttar Pradesh's Bareilly on Tuesday. Her family alleges that she died of starvation as she had not eaten for five days.

BJP leader's sister, an anti-triple talaq activist, receives death threats

17 Sep 2017

BJP leader's sister, an anti-triple talaq activist, receives death threats

Union minister and senior BJP leader Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi's sister was waylaid and given death threats by three men in the city of Bareilly in UP.

Singing national anthem un-Islamic, say UP clerics after Adityanath order

13 Aug 2017

Singing national anthem un-Islamic, say UP clerics after Adityanath order

Muslim clerics have protested the UP government's notification on singing the national anthem in madrassas on I-Day.

UP: Teen-rape victim forced to marry her rapist

30 Jul 2017

UP: Teen-rape victim forced to marry her rapist

In a heart-rending case, the 14-year-old rape victim from UP who gave birth to a child last year was married off to her rapist after the intervention of elders.

Bareilly- At least 22 killed as bus collides with truck

05 Jun 2017

Bareilly- At least 22 killed as bus collides with truck

At least 22 people were charred to death and another 15 wounded with burn injuries when a bus collided with a truck in Bareilly, Uttar Pradesh, in the intervening night of June 4-5. Several remain critical.

BJP minority wing leader critical after shooting in Bareilly

02 Jun 2017

BJP minority wing leader critical after shooting in Bareilly

In the first attack on a politician in Bareilly after CM Yogi Adityanath took over, the vice-president of BJP's minority wing was shot at by unidentified men.

Ghaziabad hit-and-run: Alleged impersonator arrested in Maharashtra

13 Apr 2017

Ghaziabad hit-and-run: Alleged impersonator arrested in Maharashtra

The impostor in the Ghaziabad Audi hit-and-run case, Syed Qadri, has been arrested in Maharashtra.

Yogi Appointment: BJP Planning ahead to 2019?

20 Mar 2017

Yogi Appointment: BJP Planning ahead to 2019?

Yogi Adityanath's appointment as CM of UP has been met with anxiety and uncertainty by media and civil society. A Hindutva hardliner, the Yogi's appointment was termed "surprising" by many.

Ghaziabad Audi accident: Case gets weirder

05 Feb 2017

Ghaziabad Audi accident: Case gets weirder

The case of the Ghaziabad Audi-auto collision got even more complicated when it was found that the man who surrendered in court and the one who got bail were two different people.

Bareilly man comes forward, surrenders in Ghaziabad's Audi crash

31 Jan 2017

Bareilly man comes forward, surrenders in Ghaziabad's Audi crash

In the case of a head-on collision that killed four people last week, a man from Bareilly came forward at a Ghaziabad court, confessing to driving the speeding Audi.

Post office savings accounts allow deposits of Rs.500/1000 notes

24 Nov 2016

Post office savings accounts allow deposits of Rs.500/1000 notes

People can deposit the now invalid Rs.500 and Rs.1000 denomination currency notes in their Post Office savings accounts, the Finance Ministry said on Wednesday.

Only 10% cash replaced so far reveals RBI

22 Nov 2016

Only 10% cash replaced so far reveals RBI

Data from the RBI has revealed that the government has only managed to replace around 10% (Rs.1,36,000 crore) of the cash that was made illegal overnight on 8 November.