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2 Children Die After Being Set On Fire By Mentally Challenged Man In UP

2 Children Die After Being Set On Fire By Mentally Challenged Man In UP

Press Trust of India | Monday March 01, 2021, Kanpur

Two children died and their mother received burn injuries after they were allegedly set on fire by their mentally unstable tenant in Uttar Pradesh's Kanpur Dehat district, police said on Monday.

'Give Diesel, Will Search': UP Woman, Looking for Daughter, Accuses Cops

'Give Diesel, Will Search': UP Woman, Looking for Daughter, Accuses Cops

Written by Alok Pandey , Edited by Harish Pullanoor | Tuesday February 02, 2021, Lucknow

A differently-abled woman in Uttar Pradesh's Kanpur district has alleged that she paid between Rs 10,000 and Rs 15,000 to local policemen to fill diesel in their vehicles so that they would agree to search for her minor daughter who, she says, was kidnapped last month by a relative.

Man Tries To Set Himself, Family On Fire To Save Land In UP: Police

Man Tries To Set Himself, Family On Fire To Save Land In UP: Police

Press Trust of India | Thursday January 28, 2021, Kanpur

In a desperate effort to save a piece of "graveyard'' land, a man on Thursday tried to immolate himself, his wife and six children in Moosa Nagar area of Kanpur Dehat, police said.

Kanpur Zoo Closed Until Further Orders In View Of Bird Flu Outbreak

Kanpur Zoo Closed Until Further Orders In View Of Bird Flu Outbreak

ANI | Sunday January 10, 2021, Kanpur (Uttar Pradesh)

The Kanpur Zoological Park has been shut down until further orders in the view of the bird flu outbreak.

Stamps Of Gangsters Chhota Rajan, Munna Bajrangi Issued In Kanpur; Probe Ordered

Stamps Of Gangsters Chhota Rajan, Munna Bajrangi Issued In Kanpur; Probe Ordered

Press Trust of India | Tuesday December 29, 2020, Kanpur

The Kanpur postal department has ordered an inquiry after stamps featuring underworld don Chhota Rajan and gangster Munna Bajrangi were issued by the main post office in the city, officials said today.

Army Colonel Who Allegedly Raped Friend's Wife In UP Arrested

Army Colonel Who Allegedly Raped Friend's Wife In UP Arrested

Press Trust of India | Tuesday December 15, 2020, Kanpur

An Army colonel accused of raping his civilian friend's wife of Russian origin after intoxicating her husband at the Officers' Mess in Cantonment area was arrested on Tuesday.

Army Colonel Allegedly Raped Friend's Wife After Drugging Him, Case Filed

Army Colonel Allegedly Raped Friend's Wife After Drugging Him, Case Filed

Press Trust of India | Monday December 14, 2020, Kanpur

An Army colonel posted here was charged on Sunday for allegedly raping a friend's wife at an officers mess, police said.

14-Year-Old Girl Allegedly Kidnapped, Raped In UP; 4 Arrested: Police

14-Year-Old Girl Allegedly Kidnapped, Raped In UP; 4 Arrested: Police

Press Trust of India | Monday November 30, 2020, Kanpur

A 14-year-old girl was allegedly kidnapped and raped for more than two days by four people in Chakeri town, the police said on Monday.

Man, Rescued After Building Collapse In Kanpur, Dies From Injuries: Cops

Man, Rescued After Building Collapse In Kanpur, Dies From Injuries: Cops

Press Trust of India | Tuesday November 24, 2020, Kannauj, Uttar Pradesh

An elderly man, who was rescued from the debris of a building that had collapsed and was being treated at the Lala Lajpat Rai hospital in Kanpur, died due to his injuries in the early hours of Tuesday, police said.

Girl, 7, Killed In UP's Kanpur, Liver Extracted For Alleged Occult Ritual

Girl, 7, Killed In UP's Kanpur, Liver Extracted For Alleged Occult Ritual

NDTV News Desk | Tuesday November 17, 2020, Kanpur

A seven-year-old girl was found dead in Uttar Pradesh's Kanpur on Sunday with her liver extracted. The police suspect that the accused also tried to rape her.

70-Year-Old Man Meets Family In Kanpur After Years In Pakistan

70-Year-Old Man Meets Family In Kanpur After Years In Pakistan

Press Trust of India | Tuesday November 17, 2020, Kanpur

Back home after years in a Pakistani jail on espionage charges, 70-year-old Shamsuddin could not hold back his tears.

European Investment Bank To Invest 650 Million Euro In Kanpur Metro Project

European Investment Bank To Invest 650 Million Euro In Kanpur Metro Project

ANI | Tuesday September 01, 2020, Kanpur

The European Investment Bank (EIB), the EU Bank, are set to invest EUR650 million into the construction of Kanpur's first city metro line, which will enable around 3 million people in the city to benefit from fast and affordable public transport.

Special Investigation Team To Submit Report On UP Encounter By August 31

Special Investigation Team To Submit Report On UP Encounter By August 31

ANI | Friday August 07, 2020, Lucknow

The Uttar Pradesh government has extended the deadline till August 31 for the Special Investigation Team (SIT) to submit their report in Kanpur encounter case in which eight police personnel had lost their lives after a group of assailants opened fire on a police team, which had gone to arrest gangster Vikas Dubey.

Former BJP Office-Bearer, Two Others Arrested On Kidnapping Charge In UP: Police

Former BJP Office-Bearer, Two Others Arrested On Kidnapping Charge In UP: Police

Press Trust of India | Wednesday July 22, 2020, Kanpur

A former district BJP office-bearer and his two accomplices were arrested on kidnapping charge in Uttar Pradesh's Kanpur Dehat after police freed an astrologer from their captivity, an official said on Tuesday.

Vikas Dubey's Aide Who Arranged Weapons Before Kanpur Encounter Arrested

Vikas Dubey's Aide Who Arranged Weapons Before Kanpur Encounter Arrested

Press Trust of India | Monday July 20, 2020, Kanpur

After being detained for 15 days, gangster Vikas Dubey's close aide Jai Bajpai and one of his accomplices were arrested on Monday morning, police said.

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