Three persons killed as bus hits car in Uttar Pradesh’s Banda district

New Delhi: Three persons were killed and two others injured when a roadways bus hit a car in Uttar Pradesh’s Banda district on Thursday, police said. The accident occurred on Banda-Allahabad highway near Mahua village in Girwa area, they said. The bus, going from Banda to Karvi in Chitrakoot, hit a car coming from the […]

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Four pilgrims from Tamil Nadu killed in van-bus collision near

New Delhi: Four pilgrims from Chennai were killed and two women seriously injured in a collision involving a van and a bus in Nagari, 50 kms from here, police said Wednesday. The accident occurred when six members of a family from Chennai, were returning home in their van late Tuesday night, after offering worship at […]

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Bengal 34-year-old man arrested for creating fake government website

New Delhi: A 34-year-old man has been arrested for allegedly making a fake website of Pradhan Mantri Gramin Digital Saksharta Abhiyaan and cheating nearly 100 people by promising them jobs under the central government scheme, police said on Wednesday. Delhi police arrested Prasenjit Chatterjee from North 24 Parganas district of West Bengal on Tuesday. A […]

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Nine people killed in lightning strikes in Uttar Pradesh

New Delhi: Nine people were killed due to lightning strikes in various districts of Uttar Pradesh, officials said on Monday. One person was killed each in Banda and Chitrakoot districts, three died in Hamirpur and four were killed in Jalaun district on Sunday afternoon, the officials said. Shyamlal Yadav (19) was killed in Banda’s Bhahua […]

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Two men motorcycle-borne men die in accident on Jammu and Kashmir Highway

New Delhi: Two men were killed Friday when their motorcycle was hit by a truck in Ganderbal district of Jammu and Kashmir, police said. Bharat Bhushan, 27, and Gurlal Singh, 28, both residents of Haryana, were travelling on the motorcycle when they were hit by the truck coming from the opposite direction at Gund on […]

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Uttar Pradesh’s Bahraich district Two children drown in pit full of water

New Delhi: Two children drowned while taking bath in a pit full of water in Uttar Pradesh’s Bahraich district, police said Thursday. The incident took place on Wednesday when three children — Saddam (8), Raju (9) and Tabrej (10) — were taking bath and slipped into the deep water at Chaitupurwa village in Dargah Sharif […]

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3 men held after brief encounter in South Delhi

New Delhi: Three men, who used to dupe people after swapping their ATM cards, were arrested after a brief encounter with police in south Delhi’s Munirka area, police said Tuesday. The accused have been identified as Abid and Sakib, residents of Haryana’s Palwal district, and Adil, a resident of Ballabhgarh in Haryana, they said. Total […]

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Madhya Pradesh: Two held for transporting beef in Indore

New Delhi: Two persons were arrested Sunday night for allegedly transporting beef in a four-wheeler in Indore in Madhya Pradesh, police said. The two accused, picked up from Kesarbagh road under Rajendra Nagar police station limits, were identified as Rameez (23) and Imran Gamu (26), both residents of nearby Mhow tehsil, Inspector Sunil Sharma said. […]

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2 Persons arrested for killing minor boy in Uttar Pradesh’s Muzaffarnagar

New Delhi: Two persons have been arrested in Uttar Pradesh’s Muzaffarnagar district for allegedly murdering a 12-year-old boy after he resisted their attempt to sodomise him, police said Monday. The accused, aged 19 and 20 years, were the victim’s friends. They were arrested on Sunday in Charthawal town, Station House Officer Sube Singh said. He […]

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