CAA protests: Mayawati demands withdrawal of cases lodged against women in UP
Tuesday, January 28, 2020, 8:25 AM
The BSP demanded withdrawal of cases lodged by the UP government against women protesting against the amended CAA and NRC in the state. Women have been staging protests in different parts of Uttar Pradesh, including at the historic Clock Tower, demanding scrapping of CAA and NRC. Women protestors have said their stir will continue until the Centre scraps the CAA and the NRC.
UP Government Remembers Farmers Only In Advertisements: Priyanka Gandhi
Wednesday, October 9, 2019, 5:12 PM
Congress leader Priyanka Gandhi Vadra today attacked the BJP government in Uttar Pradesh over its treatment of farmers, alleging that the Yogi Adityanath government remembers them only in advertisements. Her attack on the UP government came over a media report that in separate incidents, two farmers from Mahoba and Hamirpur allegedly committed suicide over debt issues.
Unnao case: SC sets 45-day deadline for trial; orders 25L compensation
Thursday, August 1, 2019, 3:52 PM
The Supreme Court has asked the UP government to pay Rs.25 lakh as interim compensation to the Unnao rape survivor by tomorrow. The apex court also ordered CRPF protection and security for the victim, her family members and her lawyer. It further asked the CBI to complete the trial in all five cases within 45 days.