Sangeeta Sengar (Photo: IANS)

Kuldeep Senger’s wife is BJP candidate in Panchayat polls

Lucknow | Almost one-and-a-half-years after he was expelled from the BJP on charges of rape, former MLA Kuldeep Singh Senger’s wife, Sangeeta Senger has been made party candidate for the upcoming panchayat elections. Sangeeta will contest from Fatehpur Chaurasi in Unnao Zila Panchayat elections. Sangeeta Senger had won the zila panchayat chairperson election in 2016. Party […]

Journalist found dead in UP, cops booked

Unnao (Uttar Pradesh): One more journalist in Uttar Pradesh has been found dead. His body was recovered from near a railway crossing in Unnao district. Identified as Suraj Pandey, the slain scribe’s mother Laxmi Devi has accused a woman inspector Sunita Chaurasia, and constable Amar Singh among others for threatening her son and driving him to […]

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BJP MP Sakshi Maharaj questions UP government’s order to allow sale of ‘paan masala’ amid lockdown

Lucknow: After the Uttar Pradesh government revoked the ban on manufacture, storage and sale of ‘paan masala, the BJPs Unnao MP Sakshi Maharaj has questioned the decision. In a tweet, the member of Parliament said: “The lockdown has been imposed to save people’s lives and for their good health. Then why allow liquor, cigarettes, ‘bidis’, ‘gutka’, […]

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Kuldeep Sengar, 6 others get 10 years in jail for death of Unnao rape survivor’s father

New Delhi: Delhi’s Tis Hazari Court on Friday sentenced expelled Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) MLA Kuldeep Singh Sengar and six others to 10 years imprisonment for the death of Unnao rape survivor’s father. Sengar is already serving life imprisonment for raping the minor. While sentencing them, District Judge Dharmesh Sharma said, “There can be no denying […]