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Two killed in collision between cars in UP‘s Jaunpur

Two killed in collision between cars in UP‘s Jaunpur

JAUNPUR: Two persons were killed and five others injured in a collision between two cars in ‘s town on Saturday, police said. The accident took place at the Rae Bareli-Jaunpur highway in Fatehganj at around 6 am, they said. “The deceased have been identified as Sandeep Srivastava (38) and his […]

Vulgar dance held on Ballia school campus, headmaster suspended

Vulgar dance held on Ballia school campus, headmaster suspended

VARANASI: Headmaster of a primary school in UP?s was on Saturday suspended for allegedly allowing vulgar dance to be organised on the school campus on Friday. The action was taken by the basic shiksha adhakari (BSA) after a video of bar girls, presenting obscene dance at a blanket distribution programme […]

Boatmen call off stir after eight days

Boatmen call off stir after eight days

VARANASI: The usual hustle-bustle returned to city ghats as tourists got to enjoy boatride in Ganga after eight days of boatmen?s strike, on Saturday evening. The boatmen called off their stir as the cruise operator agreed to shift passenger boarding point from Assi to Ghat following intervention of the district […]

Five held for Ballia train robbery

Five held for Ballia train robbery

VARANASI: The Government Railway Police (GRP) claimed to have solved the December 30 in with the arrest of five robbers on Saturday. Cash and valuables have also been recovered from them. ?Teams engaged to work out the dacoity in S-11 and S-12 coaches of Durg-Chhapra Sarnath Express on December 30 […]

‘Cheating mafia to be booked under NSA‘

‘Cheating mafia to be booked under NSA‘

GORAKHPUR: The UP government will invoke the draconian National Security Act (NSA) on the , said deputy chief minister , while re-affirming the government‘s determination to conduct examinations fairly. “We are firm on wiping out copying and have sought confidential reports from all districts,” Sharma said during the annual programme […]