Allahabad

Allahabad: In a very bizarre incident, the date of birth of a person’s father, mother, siblings, grandparents, children, relatives and even neighbour were found the same i.e. January 1. It would sound weird, but it is the reality of the Kasganj Village (with a population of more than 10,000 people) of Gurpur in Allahabad. The …

Lucknow:  Owing to the scalding heat wave across Uttar Pradesh, a 65-year old Malti Devi and 42-year-old Omveer have lost their lives. The deceased hails from Mundera town of Allahabad and Gadhiya Sheelam village of Etah respectively. According to weather reports, “There will be no respite in the coming days. The mercury is rising both during day …

Allahabad: The Earth Day was celebrated at the Chandrasekhar Azad Park here on Saturday with more than 400 school children, morning walkers, civil defence volunteers and common people participating in Painting and slogan writing competition. Allahabad District Magistrate Sanjay Kumar appealed all attendees to pledge to protect the environment. The function was presided by Justice …

Road transport ministry on last Thursday issued a draft notification specifying that vehicles escorting official cars of VIPs won't be allowed to use blue beacons. The draft, which is out for public suggestion and objection, also mentions that the power to notify the vehicles meant for emergency and disaster

Allahabad: Uttar Pradesh Deputy Chief Minister Keshav Prasad Maurya on Monday ordered an inquiry in the suicide case that took place on Sunday last, after the police ‘failed to act’ against the man who had assaulted the girl. Keshav Prasad Maurya stated, “We have ordered an inquiry into the incident. We will make sure that the …

Lucknow: The Allahabad High Court, on Friday, reserved its order in a 2007 hate speech case involving the new Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath. The petition filed by Mohammad Asad Hayat and Parvez in the year 2008 had demanded CBI probe into Adityanath’s alleged role in the 2007 communal riots in Gorakhpur in which …

I could also be recalled that some reports of Bahujan Samaj Party MLA Lalji Verma's son attempting suicide while shooting his own self, earlier.The incident had taken place at the legislator's house in Akabarpur police station area of Ambedkar Nagar district

Allahabad: An Indian Air Force (IAF) helicopter, Chetak, was crashed due to technical snag at the Allahabad Kaushambi border in the early morning on Wednesday. Though no casualties were reported. The chopper took off from the Bamrauli air base of Allahabad and was on its way to land when the incident took place. The pilots had …