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Gorakhpur doctor Kafeel Khan arrested by UP Police in Mumbai

New Delhi: The Uttar Pradesh police on Wednesday arrested Gorakhpur doctor Kafeel Khan in Mumbai for making inflammatory statements at the Aligarh Muslim University (AMU) during a protest against the Citizenship (Amendment) Act on December 12 last year. An FIR was registered against him under section 153-A (Promoting enmity between different groups on ground of […]

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Minor girl stripped, father assaulted on way to police station, accused arrested

Gorakhpur (Uttar Pradesh): In a shocking incident, a 17-year-old girl was half-stripped and her sister-in-law and her father assaulted by two brothers when the family was on its way to the police station in Gorakhpur districts’s Chauri Chaura area to register a case of eve-teasing against them. The incident took place on Sunday and the […]

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Dr Kafeel Khan gets clean chit two years after Gorakhpur hospital tragedy

Gorakhpur: A departmental inquiry has absolved pediatrician Dr Kafeel Khan of the charges of medical negligence, corruption and dereliction of duty on the day more than 60 children died at Gorakhpur’s BRD Medical College due to oxygen shortage in August 2017. The report comes two years after Khan was suspended from the hospital and spent nine […]

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Man asked to give 71 sheep to woman’s husband as ‘compensation’ for elopement – 2 min read

Gorakhpur (Uttar Pradesh): The value of a woman was equated to that of 71 sheep in Uttar Pradesh’s Gorakhpur, where a man was asked to compensate his lover’s husband with the flock for taking away the wife. According to reports, a panchayat in Pipraich asked the man to give 71 sheep to the woman’s husband as […]