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Woman throws acid on husband's face after fight over coming home late in Kanpur, held

Woman throws acid on husbands face after fight over coming home late in Kanpur held

India Today 30 Jan 2023 10:29 am

15 injured in vehicle pile-up on Kanpur road

A pileup of six vehicles occurred on the Kanpur highway on Sunday morning, injuring 15 people, including two women. The accident occurred when a dumper hit a private bus parked in Sohramau area, while the bus fell into a ditch. The dumper crashed into four other vehicles, according to the police. A warehouse of an online shopping company is located in Banthara Lucknow. The bus ferry labourers daily from nearby villages of the area to the warehouse.

The Times of India 30 Jan 2023 8:31 am

Chess championship organised

The Kanpur Ananya Srivastava and Ramanuj Mishra from the Virendra Swarup School Kidwai Nagar and DPS Kalyanpur won the 43rd Billabong Rapid Chess Championship held in Kanpur on Saturday. The Kanpur Chess Association announced the results on Sunday. The girls' under-8, under-11, under-15, and under-17 age groups won titles. Ananya Srivastava won the girls' under-15 title with 5 points, followed by Sanvi Omar (Billabong) with 2 points, Sameea Pilania (both Billabong) with 1 point, and Yasvi Jindal (under-11, Billabong) with 5 points. Ananya Srivastava also won the boys' under-8, under-11, and under-15 age groups. Shivansh Rathore (under-8, Kidwai Nagar), Satvik Agarwal (under-11, Kidwai Nagar), Ayan Arora (under-11, Kalyanpur), and Udyansh Singh (under-15, Kalyanpur) each won a title. Vidit Srivastava (under-15, K

The Times of India 30 Jan 2023 8:31 am

Cawnpore league: Mayur Miracles beat Crazy Cricket Club

In the Kanpur Mohd Saif-led Mayur Miracles' 209-run victory over Crazy Cricket Club in the Cawnpore Sunday Cricket League for the Osho Trophy at the Palika Stadium on Sunday, Mayur Miracle's batting first posted 3 for 294 in 30 overs, while Crazy Cricket Club in reply collapsed on mere 85 runs. Saif picked 4 wickets for 17 runs, while Indian Cricket Club (JMD XI) and Patel Properties also won their matches and collected full points. Brief score: Palika Stadium Mayur Miracle beat Crazy Cricket Club by 209 runs; Mayur Miracle 3 for 294 (Surbh 56, Raunak 50, Mohd Saif 132, No.Luv.Pande 2 for 59, Crazy Club 85, Vineet 18, Ripul 17, Saif 4 for 17, Ram Babu 3 for 29, Mohd Saif 2 for 7, Mom Mohammad Saif) ; Sapru Ground Indian Cricket Club beat JMD XI by 21 runs; Indian Cricket Club (JMD XI) 191 (Ravi Sonkar 28, Gopal Singh 54, No.Anand Tiwari 3 for 19, Vimal Gautam 2 for 33, Anivesh 2 for

The Times of India 30 Jan 2023 8:31 am

NSI bags contracts from overseas clients

The National Sugar Institute (NSI) in Kanpur, India, has been awarded technical consultancy contracts worth over two crore rupees from Indian overseas clients for the present sugar season. The way the institute is getting requests from the industry, the amount may increase further in the coming months. Meanwhile, the NSI has received consultancy requests from the Tamil Nadu Sugar Corporation for providing technical knowhow for setting up new ethanol units and modernization of their existing sugar units. A sugar giant of Karnataka has requested the NSI to undertake general checkup of their sugar and bioenergy units to advise for improvement in their efficiency. The NSI will validate the effluent treatment plants of 125 sugar and alcohol units situated in the Ganga basin. Jitendra Singh, an institute consultant, said, We are already providing our services to many sugar and ethanol units in different states on many technical issues, including on boosting ethanol production which is fetching us a good amount of revenue for the first time. The institute is providing its services to the sugar industry of three countries - Kenya, Nigeria, and Indonesia - which besides adding to the revenue generation is giving international fame. The director further said, The institute is going to serve more than 250 sugar factories and distilleries during the current financial

The Times of India 30 Jan 2023 8:31 am

Truck carrying med, chemicals catches fire on Agra expressway

A truck carrying medicines and chemicals caught on fire on the Agra-Lucknow Expressway near Usrahar area of Etawah on Sunday morning. The goods were estimated to be worth several lakhs of rupees, but were reduced to ashes in the fire. Police believe the fire may have been caused by a short circuit. Traffic has been restored on the expressway.

The Times of India 30 Jan 2023 8:31 am

Failing to break stolen vault, crooks dump it under bridge

A cash vault was stolen from the Kanpur zoo on Saturday night, and the police were already alerted. They recovered the vault hidden in straw under a wooden bridge during the combing operation. The cash inside the vault was still intact. The crooks due to the strict vigil could not take out the vault of the zoo premises. The police are interrogating the employees posted on duty on the intervening night of January 26-27 after taking them into custody.

The Times of India 30 Jan 2023 8:31 am

Voting for graduate, teachers constituency to be held today

The Kanpur district will hold voting for the graduates and teachers constituencies on Monday. There are 100 voting centers for the graduates constituency election and 61 voting centers for the teachers constituency. 164428 voters are in the graduates constituency and 11485 voters are in the teachers constituency. According to the additional district magistrate finance and revenuedeputy election officer Rajesh Kumar, a control room has been set up at the collectorate auditorium in Kanpur Nagar district whose telephone numbers are 05122987580 05122987584 05122987585 and 05122987587. Anyone can call these numbers and ask for information or seek information about the voting. Meanwhile, the polling parties have left for their destinations in the district. Ten candidates are in the fray in the graduates constituency and the teachers constituency.

The Times of India 30 Jan 2023 8:31 am

15 hurt in pile-up of vehicles on Lucknow-Kanpur highway

A bus carrying labourers from nearby villages of Banthara Lucknow was parked on the Kanpur-Lucknow highway when a speeding dumper rammed into it, causing the bus to fall into a ditch and injure 15 people, including two women. The condition of the women is stated to be serious.

The Times of India 30 Jan 2023 8:30 am

Delhi govt to launch realtime pollution factors gathering mechanism

Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal will on Monday inaugurate a super site and a mobile van which will collect pollution data in realtime and tell its constituents. Delhi would become the first city in the country to get a realtime source segmentation of air pollution that will help in identifying factors responsible for increase in air pollution at any place in Delhi, Delhi Environment minister Gopal Rai said on Sunday. The super site facility is located at Sarvodaya Bal Vidyalaya premises near ITO. The project has been initiated by the Delhi Pollution Control Committee (DPCC) in collaboration with IIT Kanpur, IIT Delhi, and TERI, Rai said in a statement. The pollution forecasts will also help the government in taking policy decisions in time, the state Environment minister said. The launch of the super site is one of the most important aspects of Delhi's campaign to combat pollution. Based on the data, this super site will also assist in forecasting air pollution levels enab

Business Standard 29 Jan 2023 10:10 pm

15 injured in pile-up of vehicles on Lucknow-Kanpur highway in Unnao

Fifteen people, including two women, suffered injuries in a pile-up of six vehicles due to fog in Uttar Pradeshs Unnao district on Lucknow-Kanpur highway on Sunday morning.

The Times of India 29 Jan 2023 10:01 pm

UP Jobs 2023- IIT Kanpur Invites applications for Non-Teaching Posts, Check& Apply

IIT KANPUR has sought applications to fill the posts of Project Technician (IIT KANPUR Recruitment 2023) The last date to apply for these posts (IIT KANPUR Recruitment 2023) is 2 February 2023.

Naukrinama 29 Jan 2023 12:26 pm

UP Jobs 2023- Openings for Graduate Degree pass, Don't miss the Chance, Check& Apply

IIT KANPUR has sought applications to fill the posts of Deputy Project Manager (IIT KANPUR Recruitment 2023). The last date to apply for these posts (IIT KANPUR Recruitment 2023) is 2 February 2023.

Naukrinama 29 Jan 2023 12:18 pm

Travel Tips: Visiting these 7 temples of India gives a feeling of fear, there are haunted activities

India is known for its spiritual importance where you will find small and big temples on every street corner. People's faith in God gives them positivity and protects them from negative forces. People reach the temple satisfied with this positivity. But do you know that there are some temples in the country where people are afraid to go and the reason behind this is the haunted activities happening here or the power of spirits or supernatural elements? Today we are going to tell you about such temples of the country, where even the devotees scream out of fear. Let's know about these temples... Devji Maharaj Temple, Madhya Pradesh Do you know that 'Bhoot Mela' is organized every year in this temple? Yes, the Devji Maharaj Temple in Madhya Pradesh is famous for its Bhoot Mela. This fair is held on the full moon night and it is believed that people come to this temple to get rid of these spirits. The Babas and Sadhus of this place sweep people with brooms to drive them away. Some people claim that spirits are also seen around the temple here, they also feel strange there. Here people keep camphor on their palms to get rid of ghosts. Kiradu Temple, Rajasthan We all know that the Indian state of Rajasthan is known for one of the most beautiful and amazing forts, palaces, palaces, and buildings, but in this state, Kiradu Temple in Barmer is such a place where one can visit thousands of places before going alone. Bar thinks. Yes, it is said that this ancient and famous temple is cursed by a sage, due to which the sun is afraid to set or go alone. There is a folk tale that once a sadhu had come to visit his disciples and for some time the sadhu went to some other place. When he returned, many of his disciples had died. After this incident, the monk cursed that whoever comes here for a visit will not return alive. Chandi Devi Temple, Haridwar Chandi Devi is considered to be the violent form of the Goddess and this temple is dedicated to her. It is believed that people visiting this temple during Navratri get influenced by this form of the Goddess, as the soul is at its most powerful during this time. On other days, people come here to get rid of the spirit. Ghost Temple, Uttar Pradesh You must have come to know from the name of this temple how scary this place would be. Yes, one of the largest states of the country, located about 50 km from Kanpur city of Uttar Pradesh, is a Gupta-period temple that is considered to be a ghost temple. It is said that there is no idol of any deity in this temple and one day suddenly some sound started coming from here. After this incident, worship started here during the day, but no one comes here to worship in the evening. Many people believe that this temple is the abode of ghosts. Harsu Bhram Temple, Bihar There is an interesting story behind this temple in Bihar, it is believed that this temple was built by a Brahmin man who wanted people to worship him. His spirit continues to roam here even today and people come here and request him to get rid of the soul. The temple is located in a very hidden place, so you can take the help of the local people to reach there. Dattatreya Temple, Madhya Pradesh The Dattatreya temple located in Madhya Pradesh, which is called the heart of India, is included in the ghost temple. There is a very popular legend about this temple that when people enter this temple, they feel that their body has been captured by someone. There is another folktale that no devotees come here for darshan on the day of Amavasya, because ghosts reach here on this day. Another belief is that people who reach this temple abuse. No one dares to go here as soon as the sun sets. Mehandipur Balaji Temple, Rajasthan This is probably the only temple in the country where people come for exorcism. Mehandipur Balaji Temple in Rajasthan is a place that is not for the faint of heart. The temple is dedicated to Lord Hanuman, who is known as a protector. Here people tie themselves with chains and beat themselves to get rid of evil spirits. Not only this, but here people also pour boiling water on themselves. People do not have to carry the prasad after leaving the temple.

Kalam Times 29 Jan 2023 10:30 am

10 monkeys found dead in Auraiya police stn premises

Ajitmal Kotwali police station in Kanpur, Uttar Pradesh, India, had ten dead monkeys found on the roof of residential quarters on Saturday morning. The cause of death is being investigated, and the monkeys' viscera were sent to Bareilly for a postmortem examination.

The Times of India 29 Jan 2023 8:34 am

Labourer killed

A female labourer died after being hit by a hydraulic crane on the underconstruction bypass of GT Road near Mahatma Gandhi Nagar locality of Bilhaur town on Saturday morning. Police reached the spot and after investigation sent the dead body for postmortem. The police identified the deceased as 45-year-old Shahbo wife of late Haria a resident of Barwasi village in Tikamgarh district of Madhya Pradesh. She used to work as a labourer at the underconstruction bypass of GT Road along with the people of her village. On Saturday morning she was cleaning the road with a brush when she was hit by a passing hydraulic crane police outpost incharge Kamal Singh said that the driver is being searched after impounding the crane. Action will be taken by filing a case on the basis of complaint, Singh added.

The Times of India 29 Jan 2023 8:34 am

Implement social security schemes for advocates

A delegation of advocates led by Ravindra Sharma met Satyadev Pachauri, MP, on Friday and demanded that social security schemes be implemented for advocates all over the country. He handed over a memorandum to Pachauri, informing him about the demands made by the delegation. Sharma said that 75 years had passed since India's independence, but there is no social security scheme for advocates due to which they are forced to work until their last breath. For the social security of advocates at the national level, the advocate pension scheme bill should be tabled in the Lok Sabha in its coming session under which a provision should be made to provide lifetime amount of Rs 15,000 per month to the advocates who have legal practice of 35 years or have attained 60 years of age on the condition of their retirement, said Sharma. He also demanded implementation of the advocates welfare fund scheme under which an amount of Rs 10 lakh should be payable to advocates who have been members of the bar for 30 years. The young advocates promotion scheme should also be implemented under which an amount of Rs 10,000 per month be given to young advocates after their registration for the first 5 years until the age of 30 years. Pachauri told the delegation that he and his government is constantly striving to

The Times of India 29 Jan 2023 8:33 am

Complete modern convention centre project by August 15

The Kanpur Divisional Commissioner and Municipal Commissioner have asked the construction agency to complete the underconstruction modern convention center by August 15th this year. The officials who visited the center on Saturday observed that the physical progress of the project is 60% and its financial progress 5%. As per the contract, the project has to be completed by December this year, but the Divisional Commissioner directed the Municipal Commissioner to ask the construction agency to complete the project four months before the stipulated period, August 15th this year. So that the center could be dedicated to the public in the 75th year of the country's independence. The project to cost Rs. 80 crore is being developed in two phases- an amount of Rs. 6741 crore would be spent in the first phase to construct a multistoreyed building having several facilities like a stateoftheart auditorium, two exhibition halls of 16,000 square feet and 12,000 square feet respectively, a conference room seating capacity of 300 people, three conference rooms meeting room of 100 capacity, 6 guest rooms, 2 suite guest rooms, 8000 square foot food court, covered parking of 68 vehicles, and 8 professional shops, business center, restaurant etc. The Commissioner said he has directed the Chief Executive Officer of the Kanpur

The Times of India 29 Jan 2023 8:33 am

Vault having Rs 6 lakh missing from Kanpur zoo cash room

Miscreants made away with a vault weighing two-and-a-half quintals from the cash room of the Kanpur's Allen Forest zoo late Thursday night.

The Times of India 29 Jan 2023 7:42 am

IRCTC Tour Package: From Kashi to Puri, visit these famous temples of the country, know booking and other details!

If you are fond of traveling but there is a problem with planning, then IRCTC is the best option for this. Which can make this difficult task of yours easy. Indian Railway Catering and Tourism Corporation (IRCTC) has started the operation of the Bharat Gaurav Special train. This train is going to operate Puri-Ganga Sagar Yatra in the month of Phalgun. When will the journey start? This tour package will be operated from February 16 to February 25. This trip will be of 9 nights and 10 days. You will get a chance to visit Kashi Vishwanath and Jagannath Puri and many other famous religious places in the country. This journey will start from Jalandhar city of Punjab. But for this, you do not need to come to Jalandhar, you can start your journey from many important stations of Uttar Pradesh like Aligarh, Tundla, Etawah, Kanpur, and Lucknow. Will be able to visit these religious places Bharat Gaurav Tour Package includes Jagannath Temple and Konark Sun Temple in Puri, Ganga Sagar Tirth, Kali Mata Temple in Kolkata, Baijnathdham Jyotirlinga in Baijnath, Mahabodhi Temple and Vishnupad Temple in Gaya, Kashi Vishwanath Temple and Corridor in Varanasi Travel will be done. How much will be the rent? In this tour package, if you travel alone, then you will have to spend Rs 34,390 per person on Superior Budget. At the same time, the cost of the package for one person's stay in the standard budget is Rs 30,270 per person. - The cost of the package for two/three persons staying together is Rs.23280 per person. Will be able to book with Paytm and Debit Credit card as well IRCTC has partnered with payment gateways like Paytm and Razorpay to ease the booking process for this tour. So that the tour money can be paid in easy installments as well. The total amount for payment can be completed in installments of 3, 6, 9, 12, 18, and 24 months. This facility of payment in EMI will be available on booking through debit and credit cards. This is how you can book You can book this tour package through the official website of IRCTC. Apart from this, booking can also be done through IRCTC Tourist Facilitation Centre, Zonal Offices, and Regional Offices. For more information related to the package, you can visit the IRCTC official website.

Kalam Times 28 Jan 2023 6:49 pm

Prefer KS Bharat over Ishan Kishen for upcoming Ind-Aus Test series: Aakash Chopra

Cricket For India's Tests against Australia, starting from February 9 in Nagpur, Bharat and Ishan are the wicketkeeping options as first-choice wicketkeeper-batter Rishabh Pant is on the road to recovery. IANS KS Bharat /Facebook Former India opener Aakash Chopra said he would prefer to have KS Bharat over Ishan Kishan as the wicketkeeper-batter for the upcoming four-match home Test series against Australia. Chopra added that Bharat can keep the scoreboard moving with the bat and can handle the bowling of off-spinner Ravichandran Ashwin and left-arm spinner Ravindra Jadeja as a wicketkeeper on Indian pitches. For India's Tests against Australia, starting from February 9 in Nagpur, Bharat and Ishan are the wicketkeeping options in the Rohit Sharma-led side as first-choice wicketkeeper-batter Rishabh Pant is on the road to recovery after surviving a horrific car accident on December 30. Bharat, who has made regular appearances for India A and averages 47.95 in first-class matches, had been the back-up to Pant for a long time in the Test team. He also impressed with his keeping skills when Wriddhiman Saha didn't take the gloves due to a stiff neck during India's first Test against New Zealand in Kanpur in November 2022. Ishan, on the other hand, has been handed a maiden call-up to the Test squad after being in the white-ball sides for some time and is seen as more of a like-for-like replacement for Pant and averages 38.76 in first-class cricket.It is really unfortunate that Rishabh Pant isn't available for us at the moment. He is the kind of player who can play in all formats and is an excellent one too. What I feel is that we will see various players across the different formats. I would say KS Bharat and Ishan Kishan, both are in contention for Test cricket.\If you need a better keeper then KS Bharat but if you need an explosive left-hand batter because we don't have a lefty in the top order, then I would say we can say, Ishan Kishan. Personally, my preference will be KS Bharat because he can keep the scoreboard ticking in Tests and we need someone who is going to be able to handle Ravichandran Ashwin and Jadeja's bowling behind the wicket, said Chopra on JioCinema's sports show 'Aakashvani'. Asked about his choice of keepers for India in white-ball cricket, Chopra remarked, In T20s, It's going to be a toss-up between Ishan Kishan and Sanju Samson and ODIs will obviously feature KL Rahul behind the wicket, there is no question about it. As of now, there is no clarity on when Pant will achieve full fitness and make a gradual return to the game. But Chopra thinks that the left-handed wicketkeeper-batter could be a potential captaincy candidate for India alongside young right handed-opener Shubman Gill.I don't think we will see a single captain for all formats just yet, I think those days are over. Rohit Sharma will be the Test team's captain till the WTC, that's not going to change - it is going to stay like that. Hardik Pandya is currently the captain in the T20 format, and I think he will continue to do so and in the ICC T20 World Cup 2024, you will see Pandya be the captain of the Indian team.\In One-Day cricket, Rohit Sharma will continue to be the captain till the World Cup. But I think in the long term, in terms of India's captaincy, it will be Shubman Gill and Rishabh Pant. These are my two candidates for India's captaincy in the future, he concluded.

The News Minute 28 Jan 2023 4:25 pm

Father-Son slapped each other during wedding, bride refused to marry and then...

Lucknow: Big news is coming out from Uttar Pradesh, here in the midst of wedding rituals, repeatedly going to the bride's room costs heavily for the groom. The angry father slapped his son for repeatedly entering the bride's room and while retaliating, the son also raised his hand on the father. Enraged by this incident, the girl refused to marry and the procession had to return empty-handed. The marriage of the daughter of a village in the Shivrampur police station area of Chitrakoot district of Uttar Pradesh was fixed with a person from Barra, Kanpur. His procession had reached the door of the girl laughingly. Everything was going well. But seeing the beauty of the girl because of Jaimala, the bridegroom decided not to leave her even for a moment. Actually, the groom knew that in his family the girl is sent back to her maternal home only after 4-5 days of marriage, and then only after a long time, the bride comes back to her in-laws' house. The boy was getting very upset about this and duringthe wedding rituals from the mandap, he was trying to appease the bride by going to the room again and again. Due to this, the groom's father becamevery upsetand slapped his son. After getting slapped, the boy also gotangry and without thinking anything, he also slapped his father in front of everyone. This echo of slaps had a very adverse effect on the mind of the bride and she refused to marry in such a family. The bride said that the groom came to her several times and saidIf he wants to complete herstudies, then she had to complete it from Kanpur means from his in-law's house only, not from Chitrakoot. The girl was already worried about this matter and after that, her heart broke due to the slapping and she refused to marry. After this decision of the bride, the marriage rituals were stopped. Outpost in-charge Rajol Nagar, who arrived with the force on the information of uproar in the marriage, tried to convince both parties. But both sides were not ready to accept anything. After the settlement of the transaction between the two, the groom's side returned empty-handed . IND vs NZ: Mitchell Lauds Santner After The Black Caps Defeated India Good news for govt employees, many big decisions to be taken in this Union Budget 2023 Uncontrolled Scorpio crushed 5 youths, 4 died on the spot

News Track 28 Jan 2023 1:59 pm

Antara is 1st choice of women for contraception methods

The health department in Kanpur, India claims that the trimester contraceptive injection, kanpur antara, is extremely effective in spacing births. The injection is administered every three months after two years of marriage, and the difference of three years between planning the first child and the birth of two children can be easily kept.

The Times of India 28 Jan 2023 8:46 am

SI sent to lines for thrashing students

A police officer at a police station in Kanpur was sent to lines on charges of beating two students brutally. The family members of the students say that the incident happened on Tuesday, and that the police jeep hit the bike of one of the students and when they protested, the police took them to the police station and beat them. On Wednesday, the family members met the commissioner of police, and demanded action against the subinspector. The commissioner of police ordered a probe and instructed the subinspector to be sent to lines.

The Times of India 28 Jan 2023 8:45 am

Bengali community conducts Saraswati puja

The city of Kanpur celebrated the Hindu goddess Saraswati's birthday on Thursday. The festival is also known as Basant Panchami and marks the beginning of spring. Kanpur residents started organizing the festival about seven years ago and it has become a regular event at the apartment complex where Dr. DB Roy Chowdhury lives. During the puja ceremony, devotees chanted mantras and blew conch shells. Children later placed their books in front of the goddess to receive her blessings. Later in the evening, a cultural program was held by the women and children of the society.

The Times of India 28 Jan 2023 8:45 am

Woman, husband jump before train, die

A woman and her husband quarrel and she apparently jumps in front of a train in order to save her husband. The husband is also hit by the train and dies. The husband's body is sent for a postmortem and police say that the wife, Amrita, had gone to attend a friend's child's birthday party without informing her husband. Later, the husband reprimands her and she gets angry. Amrita then goes on the train tracks and commits suicide in order to save her husband. The husband also dies later.

The Times of India 28 Jan 2023 8:45 am

Mega blood donation camp organised

A blood donation camp was organized by a team from Kanpur's IIT Kanpur to celebrate the 74th Republic Day. The camp was held at three locations- IIT Kanpur's campus, Motijheel Metro Station, and Kanpur University Metro Station. The camp was inaugurated by Arvind Singh, Project Director for Uttar Pradesh Metro Rail Corporation, and Sarveshwar Shukla, Joint Commissioner of Industries, Government of Uttar Pradesh, Professor Abhay Karandikar, Director of IIT Kanpur, and G Ganesh Shankar, Director of the G.S.V.M. Medical College. 300 people volunteered to donate blood under the initiative. The medical professionals' team praised Team Techkriti's efforts and urged people to donate blood at prescribed intervals. They also dispelled some common myths related to blood donation.

The Times of India 28 Jan 2023 8:45 am

Sengars parole period be reduced to 2 days: Unnao rape survivor

The survivor, a woman in her 30s, has spoken out about the 14-day parole granted to former MLA Kuldeep Singh Sengar, who has been convicted in the rape case. She has alleged that Sengar was orchestrating threats to her and the witnesses and his release from jail could lead to their murder. She also stated that senior district officials were siding with Sengar. On January 16, the Delhi High Court had granted 14-day interim bail to Sengar to attend his daughter's wedding. Earlier, the survivor had also written a letter to the Supreme Court, the President, the Prime Minister, and the Chief Minister stating that after leaving the jail threats to her, the witnesses, and advocate from Sengar will increase. She has written that in her sister's marriage her uncle's bail was objected to, so why did Sengar get interim bail and this happened after he had been convicted. She has also stated that Sengar should be taken out of jail in Delhi Police custody and kept under the supervision of the CBI.

The Times of India 28 Jan 2023 8:45 am

Nana Rao swimming pool to be completed in March this yr

The Kanpur Nana Rao Swimming Pool project is delayed by about two months, and is likely to be completed in March this year. Divisional Commissioner Raj Shekhar visited the pool site in Nana Rao Park Phool Bagh on Friday and observed that 80 percent of the pool had been completed. It was the first international level pool of Kanpur constructed in 1968, and the people of all age groups used to go for swimming practice and had witnessed several state and national events. It is lying close due to improper maintenance and old water filtration plant, following demands of the people of the city. Kanpur Smart City Ltd. has decided to renovate it at the cost of Rs. 1371 crore and develop it as a modern pool. Under the renovation project, the pool will be fully covered and could be used for eight months in a year. The pools dimension will be 50 x 18 metre with six lanes which will be as per the Olympic and FIFA norms. It will be equipped with all modern gadgets, roof ventilators will be used to control humidity, and adequate energy efficient lighting arrangements will be made so that the swimmers could enjoy benefits in late hours too. It will have separate change rooms for men and women and to be

The Times of India 28 Jan 2023 8:45 am

R-Day celebrated at various places with patriotic fervour

On Thursday, the citizens of Kanpur celebrated the 74th Republic Day with patriotic fervor. District Commissioner Raj Shekhar hoisted the tricolour at his office, and greeted all the citizens. He asked his subordinates to discharge their duties according to the expectations of the public, and work according to the responsibility assigned to them under the provisions of the Indian Constitution. Officers and employees present on the occasion were administered the oath. District Magistrate Vishak G Iyer hoisted the national flag at the collectorate, and paid floral tributes at the statue of Mahatma Gandhi installed in the collectorate premises. He felicitated the relatives of the freedom fighters on the occasion. Adm City Atul Kumar, Adm Finance and Revenue Rajesh Kumar, Land Acquisition Satyendra Kumar, and other officers and employees were present at the function. Additional District Judge Vikas Goyal first wishing Republic Day said that with the cooperation of advocates, disputes are being resolved at a faster pace. Judge of MPMLA Court Alok Yadav said together we will strengthen the judicial system. Vicechairman Kanpur Development Authority KDA Arvind Singh hoisted the tricolour at the KDA headquarters, and later the officers and the employees

The Times of India 28 Jan 2023 8:45 am

Metro exam result declared for 142 posts

The Kanpur Uttar Pradesh Metro Rail Corporation Limited (UPMRCL) announced the results of the 142 posts in executive and nonexecutive categories examination for various posts conducted in the first week of January. The candidates may check their results from the official website www.upmetrorail.com. The candidates after clicking on the link will be directed to the official website of UPMRCL. They may then click on the careers option and thereafter go to the results section to view their respective results. The computer-based exam, CBT, in online mode was conducted for the posts of Account Assistant Manager, Assistant Manager, Civil Assistant Manager, Assistant Manager Accounts, Electrical Junior Engineer, Civil Je Electrical Je St, and HR Assistant Candidates appeared for nine categories in executive and nonexecutive cadres for both technical and nontechnical posts. UPMRCL conducted this recruitment exam in 15 cities of Uttar Pradesh including Kanpur.

The Times of India 26 Jan 2023 8:40 am

Tight security arrangements for Republic Day celebrations in Kanpur

In Kanpur, India, officials have made arrangements for security in light of Republic Day celebrations. The police commissioner, BP Jogdand, said that besides the police, several companies of PAC (paramilitary) have been deployed. Additionally, the bomb disposal squad, antisabotage check teams, and sniffer dog team have been deployed. Joint Police Commissioner Anand Prakash Tiwari said that the police are keeping a strict vigil on important places, like religious spots, railway stations, bus stops, airport, government buildings, multiplexes, defence establishments, district jail, malls, and contractors of various parking lots. Hotel dharamshalas and guest owners were asked to verify credentials of their customers, especially those staying for the past two or three days, or arriving on Wednesday.

The Times of India 26 Jan 2023 8:40 am

Spl leave for employees deployed for election

The Kanpur Up Governor has sanctioned special emergency leave for its employees who are graduate and bona fide voters of Kanpur Nagar and other districts for the graduates and teachers constituency elections to be held on January 30. According to District Magistrate Vishak G Iyer, a communication to this effect has been received from the Principal Secretary General Administration on Wednesday. The District Administration has made elaborate preparations for the voting and counting the District has been divided into 11 zones and 30 sectors. The training of all Zonal and Sector Magistrates has been completed. Micro Observers Training has also been completed and they are ready for their dutiest. This information was given to Saurabh Singh and Balkar Singh observers of the graduates and teachers constituencies respectively. He said video photography would be performed at all the voting sites. The two observers had reached Vikas Bhawan on Tuesday to review the preparations for the election of the two constituencies. According to the District Election Officer, as many as 100 voting centres had been raised for the graduates constituency election and 61 voting centres for the teachers constituency. There are 164428 voters in the graduates constituency and 11485 voters in the teachers constituency.

The Times of India 26 Jan 2023 8:40 am

Khushi Dubey wants to do MBBS

A woman named Amar Dubey, nephew of slain gangster Vikas Dubey, wants to do MBBS by qualifying NEET (National Eligibility-cum-Entrance Test) for her nephew's wife, Khushi Dubey, who was recently released from jail. Amar Dubey tells media persons that he wants to do further studies for intermediate in order to qualify for NEET for Khushi Dubey.

The Times of India 26 Jan 2023 8:40 am

UP beat MP by 32 runs in senior womens cricket

In a women's senior cricket tournament match on Wednesday, Up played Madhya Pradesh by 32 runs. Up captain Muskan Malik decided to bat first, and her team accumulated 158 runs for the loss of 7 wickets in 50 overs. Shobha Devi, Sonali Singh, and Shweta were the main scorers, each contributing 39 and unbeaten 38 and 33 runs, respectively. Sonali Singh and Shweta had the credit to push their team to match winning score as they joined in the middle at 7 for 91 score. They in their unbeaten stand for the 8th wicket added 67 runs in 123 balls, Somali Singh plundered 4 boundaries and a six in her unbeaten innings, while Shweta three hits to the fence in 68 balls. Earlier opener Shobha Devi hit 39 runs in 57 balls, consisting of 4 boundaries for MP Priti Yadav and Salone Dangore captured 2 wickets. MP's beginning was a nightmare for them as they had lost half of their side on mere 44 runs. Manjiri Gawade and Priti Yadav stemmed the rot and added 35 runs for the sixth wicket which gave MP some respectability thereafter. Manjiri and Salonee executed a 30 runs partnership for 8th w

The Times of India 26 Jan 2023 8:40 am

City teen girl held hostage, assaulted by friend in Lucknow

A young woman from Kanpur, India, has accused a Muslim man of luring her to Lucknow and holding her hostage for 25 days. The woman has alleged that she was forced to convert to Islam and when she refused, she was beaten and threatened that she would be burnt alive. The man, identified as Shahnawaz, had befriended her through their common friend. On January 3, he attempted to kill her by pouring kerosene oil on her. The girl somehow alerted her family members about her plight, and they reached Lucknow. They brought her to Kanpur, where she was admitted to a private nursing home. Later, the girl's family members lodged a complaint with the Gujaini police. The police reached the hospital and initiated an investigation by recording the statement of the girl.

The Times of India 26 Jan 2023 8:39 am

CK Nayadu trophy: Match ends in draw

The col CK Nayudu Trophy cricket match between Kanpur and Assam ended in a draw because Kanpur had a lead in their first innings, but Assam was able to make up for it with bad weather and rain in the second and fourth days. The match was only able to be completed on the third day because of bright sunshine.

The Times of India 26 Jan 2023 8:39 am

Man sentenced to 15 years imprisonment for dowry death in Kanpur

In Kanpur, a district and sessions judge sentenced an accused to 15 years in prison and a fine of Rs. 20000 for dowry death. The accused, Devendra Tiwari alias Pinto, was also convicted of one count of roping and torturing a woman, Sheelu, and asking her to bring money and a motorcycle from her parents.

The Times of India 26 Jan 2023 8:39 am

Kanpur teen held hostage, assaulted by friend

An 18-year-old girl from Kanpurs Gujaini area in UP has accused a Muslim youth of luring her to Lucknow and holding her hostage for 25 days.

The Times of India 25 Jan 2023 8:54 pm

Kanpur varsity VC Vinay Pathak rejoins office after 2.5 months

Accused Of Graft, Being Probed By CBI & ED

The Times of India 25 Jan 2023 11:25 am

Meeting held with observers for UP Legislative Council poll

A meeting was held on Tuesday in the presence of Saurabh Babu and Balkar Singh, observers of the Kanpur graduate and teachers constituencies, with the district election officer, district magistrate Vishak G Iyer. He informed the attendees that 100 polling stations have been set up in the Kanpur graduates constituency and 63 polling stations in the teachers constituency in the district. He said that the constituency has been divided into 11 zones and 30 sectors. He added that the training of all zone sector magistrates and microobservers has been completed, and arrangements have been made for the vehicles to dispatch polling parties with video recording being done at all the polling venues. He said that a strong room has been made in the iti pandu nagar from where departure and return of polling parties will be done. He said that counting of votes will be completed at that level only. The observers were instructed in the meeting to check preparations for polling at every level and in a time bound manner so that the elections could be conducted in a fair, transparent, and safe manner. The voting for the graduates and teachers constituencies will be held on January 30 between 8 am and 4 pm.

The Times of India 25 Jan 2023 8:38 am

Phase two of TOSC hosted at IIT-Kanpur campus

The Techkriti Open School Championship took place on January 22 at the IIT Kanpur Campustosc.

The Times of India 25 Jan 2023 8:38 am

Four held for stealing cash, valuables from Bangla Pitambara temple

In Kanpur, India, a joint team of the Crime Branch and the Bithoor Police arrested four people, including the kingpin, with regard to the theft incident wherein thieves made away with cash and valuables from Maa Bangla Pitambara Peeth Temple on Mandhanabithoor Road on January 12 night. The arrests were made from Kannauj District. Two jewellers are also among the arrested accused, and police have recovered the stolen jewelry and cash from the accused. The Commissioner of Police has announced a reward of Rs. 50000 to the team for the breakthrough, a reward of Rs. 50000 has been announced for arresting the absconding accused, identified as Faheemdcp West Vijay Dhul and Dcp Crime Salman Taj Patil said that on the night of January 12, three masked men had broken open the temple by cutting the steel net later they stole a gold mangalsutra necklace and two kg of silver umbrella. Two donation boxes and jewelry worth Rs. 20 lakh were also stolen. The police had registered a report against the unknown thieves on the complaint of temple caretaker Sunil Shivmangal Pandey, a resident of Azad Nagar in Nawabganj on Tuesday. A joint

The Times of India 25 Jan 2023 8:38 am

Leopard sighted again in Panki, locals alerted

A leopard has been spotted in Kanpur again, and the city has been warned to be careful. The leopard was first seen in October, and it disappeared for a few days. It was spotted again on Sunday night, and the police were called. The leopard was seen running away from the police, and the ACP (Assistant Commissioner) said that the police had seen it. Local people have been warned, and the police have been instructed to not venture out at night near the leopard's location. The forest department has been notified, and cameras will be installed to monitor the leopard's activities.

The Times of India 25 Jan 2023 8:38 am

SP has nothing to do with Mauryas remark : Shivpal

The speaker of a political party in India says that a statement made by a leader of another political party is not the statement of the party. The speaker also attacks the BJP and asks the media whether the BJP people are following the path shown by Lord Ram. The speaker also says that people are joining the SP everywhere and that the SP has a mass base. The speaker also says that the BJP has to be driven out in the upcoming elections and that SP has to be brought in.

The Times of India 25 Jan 2023 8:37 am

Two cops sent to line for demanding bribe

A constable from Chowki Kanjhari Police Station in Jalaun district has been sent to the line with immediate effect after allegations were found to be correct that he had demanded money from a woman for providing her a postmortem examination report. The superintendent of police has ordered the investigation to be conducted further.

The Times of India 25 Jan 2023 8:37 am

Not just spiritual seekers, Mela turns paradise for YouTubers, droneographers

The annual religious fair of Magh Mela is a golden opportunity for youtubers like me both to show our talent as young singer and also to show the world the picturesque site of the vibrant Magh Mela which is in true sense a mini-India. 14-year-old Angel, a resident of Jhunsin, is one such youtuber who is making videos at the Magh Mela area for her own satisfaction, but is posting them on social platforms through her statuses. Youngsters from Delhi, Gurugram, Dehradun, Ahmedabad, Jaipur, Lucknow, Kanpur, and Indore have come to the Magh Mela area and taken pictures using drones. Ishant Upadhyay, a techie working in Bengaluru, likewise hundreds of young men and women can be seen daily making reels of the pontoon bridges, sangam nose, sangam mouth, vip ghat, akshayvat gate, Siberian birds playing in Yamuna, Bade Hanuman Temple, Dam, etc. Most of the videos are being shot at night with the best lighting, but authorities are keeping a strict vigil that drones are not operated near the fort area or too close to the

The Times of India 25 Jan 2023 8:31 am

31 booked for forced religious conversion

Cases have been registered in Sitapur, Ambedkarnagar, Kanpur and Rampur districts of the state. Maximum 23 people have been booked in Sitapur in three separate cases.

The Times of India 24 Jan 2023 8:59 pm

Tanmay Vekaria's Throwback Picture With Disha Vakani From Theatre Days Resurfaces

A user also wrote that this photo was the reason why Jethalal got upset after watching him with Bawri Dhondulal Kanpuria.

News18 24 Jan 2023 2:02 pm

Doctor donates his mother's body to Jhansi medical college

In a noble move, a doctor working in Jhansi medical college has donated his mother's body to the medical college on Monday after she expired for study purpose of anatomy department students.

The Times of India 24 Jan 2023 12:13 pm

Students take oath to abide by traffic rules

Hundreds of school students from various schools of the city formed a human chain and took an oath to abide by traffic rules and help save precious lives on the occasion of the 126th birth anniversary of Netaji Subhash Chandra Bose. The oath was administered by ADG Kanpur zone Alok Singh.

The Times of India 24 Jan 2023 12:11 pm

Unnao accident: Shivang was youngest of 3 sisters

A three-year-old boy named Shivang was killed when a car he was in was crushed by a truck on Monday on the Azad Marg crossing in Unnao district. His father, Vimlesh, and his son-in-law, Puran, also died in the accident. Shivang's sisters, Aarti and Shivani, are also grieving. Vimlesh's youngest daughter, Aarti, was married to Puran's son. The family is in shock and Aarti has been fainting several times since the accident. The police are investigating the accident and the truck driver.

The Times of India 24 Jan 2023 8:43 am

Woman gang-raped by 4 men,including boyfriend; FIR filed

Four men were booked for allegedly raping a woman in a city hotel on December 26, 2022. The men befriended the woman on a social media site, and the woman alleged that the men also shot her obscene video by offering her sedatives in soft drink. The woman's boyfriend and three other of his aides were now threatening to make the video viral on social media. The police have launched a search for the accused.

The Times of India 24 Jan 2023 8:43 am

Chess tournament concludes

109 students from 2 schools participated in the 6 groups championship which was played in 5 rounds. The winners of the events were: 1. Nakshatra Mishra (9-Boys) 2. Adwik Maheshwari (13-Boys) 3. Arnav Singh (Girls-1) 4. Ramanuj Mishra (13-Boys) 5. Vinamra Dubey (Girls-1) 6. Shivansh Sharma (15-Boys) 7. Sarihan Barolia (15-Boys) 8. Sumukhi Shukla (Girls-2) 9. Ananya Srivastava (13-Girls) 10. Aditi Shukla (Girls-3)

The Times of India 24 Jan 2023 8:43 am

Tanneries closed till January 26 for Basant Panchami snan at Magh Mela

The city of Kanpur has ordered all of its tanneries and water polluting industrial units to stop operations from Sunday midnight January 23 until January 26 in order to allow the city to take part in the holy bath in the Ganges on the occasion of Basant Panchami. Similarly, these units will remain closed for Maghi Purnima too from February 2 to 5 and from February 15 to 18 for the holy bath on Mahashivaratri. Regional officer of the pollution control board Amit Mishra said that nine teams have been formed at the district level to monitor the closure of tanneries. The teams are conducting surprise inspections and sealing any tannery found violating the orders due to upcoming bathing days of Magh Mela. More than 400 tanneries and more than 300 industries of the city will remain closed completely. Orders have already been issued to all the concerned industries, and if any industry is found violating the norms wherein garbage and filth is released in the Ganges, then that industry will be immediately shut down.

The Times of India 24 Jan 2023 8:42 am

Khushi marks first attendance at police stn after release from jail

Khushi Dubey, the widow of slain gangster Vikas Dubey's aide Amar Dubey, made her first appearance in Kanpur on Monday after being released on bail. The police have installed cctv cameras at her house in the city's Panki area for security reasons. Dubey has a condition that she will have to go to the local police station every week to mark her attendance, but this may not be possible due to her lawyer's objections.

The Times of India 24 Jan 2023 8:42 am

Nayudu trophy: Assam score 101, UP 6 runs in first innings

The second day of a cricket tournament was spoiled by bad light and wet ground. Only one hour of play was possible, and Assam completed its first innings with a score of 101 runs. Up medium pacer Purnank Tyagi emerged as the most successful bowler, claiming 6 wickets for 33 runs. The prelunch session of the second day was marred by bad light, and the game was played in the postlunch session when some visibility increased. Only 413 overs could be dropped in the two days' play. The tie will be decided on the first innings lead basis. Now, Assam resumed its first innings from 6 for 52 and lost the remaining 4 wickets after adding 49 runs overnight. Not out batsman Rituraj Biswas and Abdul Aziz Kuraishi resumed the innings. The two played a 29 runs partnership for the seventh wicket which proved to be the best innings. Kunal Tyagi broke their partnership claiming Kuraishi for 14 runs. The wickets thereafter fell at regular intervals and the innings wrapped in just 12 overs. Rituraj Biswas valiantly faced up pacers and returned back as the last wicket scoring 46 runs in 82 balls hitting 9 boundaries. Harsh Tyagi and Aan

The Times of India 24 Jan 2023 8:42 am

CK Nayadu cricket: Assam score 52 runs for loss of 6 wickets

In a game between Assam and Uttar Pradesh, Assam was in a very tight spot early on. Kanpur pacers exploited the conditions, and Uttar Pradesh quickly took advantage, scoring only 52 runs in 27 innings. Up-and-coming players like Rituraj Biswas and Abdul Aziz Kurashi helped keep the Assam innings afloat, but it was eventually all for naught. The game was stopped due to bad weather after lunch, and Assam was eventually bowled out for 6 runs. The top scorer for Uttar Pradesh was Nibir Deka, with 13 runs.

The Times of India 23 Jan 2023 8:32 am

Proposals worth Rs 70,000 crore received at Investors Summit in Kanpur

The Kanpur district has received investment proposals of Rs 70000 crore so far at the district level investor summit held at the Merchants Chamber in the city on Sunday. The summit was signed with the investors around 400 entrepreneurial investors. Industrial Development Minister Nand Gopal Gupta, MSME Minister Rakesh Sachan, and Industrial Development Minister Nitin Gadkari honored 31 entrepreneurs addressing the investors. Mr. Nandi said Uttar Pradesh has become Uttar Pradesh under the able guidance of Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath and is now moving on the way to become the best state. He assured all the help from the government to the entrepreneurs. MSME Minister Rakesh Sachan said, We are very happy that we have got the opportunity to welcome entrepreneurs in today's investors summit. He said that Uttar Pradesh has land, labor, and immense possibilities. The infrastructure of Uttar Pradesh is being developed, and the people of Uttar Pradesh have broken the history of 37 years. With an absolute majority, the government has been formed under the leadership of CM Yogi Adityanath. Land bank arrangements are being made to promote industries in Kanpur. The central and state governments are continuously making efforts to take people farmers and industries forward, he said.

The Times of India 23 Jan 2023 8:32 am

Peddlers of Singhania School win table tennis tournament in Kanpur

The Kanpur school of Sir Padampat Singhania won the table tennis championship at the sports hub on Sunday. The Singhania school won both the boys' and girls' junior and senior group championships, and also won the boys' senior group final, beating Seth Anandram Jaipuria School, Jai Narayan Vidya Mandir, and Puranchandra Vidyalaya in this group. They achieved the third place in the girls' group, beating DPS Azad Nagar in the final. Jai Narayan Vidya Mandir and KK Girls College emerged jointly as the third place holders. In the junior boys' group final, outplayed Seth Anandram Jaipuria School, DPS Azad Nagar, and Sanatan Dharam Education Centre jointly grabbed the third place in the girls' group. They humbled Seth Anandram Jaipuria School in the final to grab the top position. Jai Narayan Vidya Mandir got the third place. Avinash Malhotra and Ayush Gupta declared as joint third place holders similarly Abhana Layal won the under15 girls individual event defeating Suvigya in the final. Nisha Jaiswal and Kenisha Muskan declared as

The Times of India 23 Jan 2023 8:32 am

Body of teenage girl found hanging

A 15-year-old girl's body was found hanging from a tree in Hasanganj Kotwali police area of Unnao district on Saturday night. Police are probing the incident. Jyoti daughter of Maikulal Raidas, a resident of Sadhaura Shahpur village of Asiwan police station area was a high school student at Amar Shaheed Gulab Singh Girls Inter College. She had been living with her maternal grandparents in Majra Gajakheda Bhanpur for the last few years after reaching home late on Saturday evening from school she left the home without informing anyone. When she did not return for long, her maternal uncle Sanjay launched a frantic search but in vain later her body was found hanging from a tree in a mango orchard some 500 metres away from the house. The police on being informed rushed to the spot and started an investigation. Kotwali incharge Rajesh Singh said further action will be taken on the basis of the postmortem report and the investigation going by the initial findings. The girl was worried with regard to upcoming examinations and the exact cause could not be ascertained. Investigations are underway in this regard.

The Times of India 23 Jan 2023 8:32 am

Conduct chess championship in districts, Uttar Pradesh Chess Association tells its units

The Kanpur Uttar Pradesh Chess Association (KUPCA) asked its affiliated units to conduct at least one interschool chess championship in their districts. The AICF (All India Chess Federation) said to make the game of chess more popular, the state has been divided into four zones: Kanpur Lucknow, Varanasi, Ballia, and which will help the district units under their jurisdictions. In the current year, the AICF will conduct one international grand master event, one national championship, and six international rating championships. President Sanjay Kapoor said earlier in the KUPCA's annual general meeting that 51 district representatives had praised the efforts of their president for conducting the international chess championship successfully. He said on this occasion he felicitated Shubhi Gupta, World Cadet Chess Champion by giving her a cash prize of Rs 25,000. President and General Secretary of Bareilly Chess Association were specially felicitated for imparting chess training free of cost to around 3000 kids in their district.

The Times of India 23 Jan 2023 8:32 am

Ticket sale for India v/s New Zealand T-20 match starts from today

The Kanpur T20 cricket match between India and New Zealand will take place on January 23, 2023. Tickets for the match will be available at Gate 2 at the Atal Bihari Vajpayee Ekana Stadium in Lucknow. Tickets can also be purchased online through Paytm. Mr. Ankit Chatterjee, the CEO of Uttar Pradesh Cricket Association, advised cricket fans to book their tickets soon to avoid late hour rush.

The Times of India 23 Jan 2023 8:31 am

Fire breaks out in city hotel

Legend hotel in Kanpur caught on fire on Sunday morning. Five fire tenders from Fazalganj Cantonment and Kidwai Nagar Fire Stations reached the spot and brought the blaze under control. A police team from Fazalganj Police Station also reached the spot and assisted the firemen in the rescue operation. The hotel which has 40 rooms belongs to a local resident, Gagan Deepsethi. The fire broke out in the hotel at around 1030 am. At the time of the incident, eight guests were present in the hotel and some renovation work was underway on its fourth floor. The fire destroyed furniture and mattresses as per preliminary findings. The fire broke out due to a short circuit. Firefighters have brought the fire under control. There has been no loss of life.

The Times of India 23 Jan 2023 8:31 am

6 killed as truck rams into car on Lko-Kanpur highway

Six people, including a mother-daughter duo, died and several others injured after a speeding truck rammed into a car and later trampled pedestrians on the Lucknow-Kanpur highway in Unnao district on Sunday evening.

The Times of India 23 Jan 2023 5:42 am

Six killed as truck hits car in UP's Unnao

Six people were killed when a truck hit a car near Azad Marg crossing in Unnao on the Lucknow-Kanpur highway and then ran over some pedestrians Sunday evening. The car got dragged for a distance after the collision and fell into a ditch.

The Times of India 22 Jan 2023 10:44 pm

Six dead as speeding truck crushes pedestrians, hits car on Lucknow-Kanpur highway

Around four to five people are reported to be trapped in the car that was hit by the truck. The rescue operation is underway with the help of the crane.

India Today 22 Jan 2023 8:24 pm

Work of U-girder begins in Baradevi-Naubasta section

The Kanpur Metro Rail Project is a 55-kilometer long elevated section that will run from IIT Kanpur to Naubasta of Kanpur Metro Rail Project. The first ugirder of this section was erected on pillar nos. 56 and 57 in Kidwai Nagar area on January 20 and 21. There are 346 ugirders to be erected in this section, with an average length of about 28 meters and about 168 metric tonnes in weight. The construction works at the baradevinaubasta elevated section had started from August 8, 2022, and the first pier cap was erected on December 27 last year. This section being built with 5 elevated metro stations will have a total of 276 piers pillars out of which 166 piers will be for the viaduct on which the pier caps will be erected and about 110 piers will provide the base for construction of metro stations so far. 18 piers have been completed in this section and pier caps have been erected on five piers in metro infrastructure.

The Times of India 22 Jan 2023 8:34 am

30-month-old girl drowns in water filled bucket in Rawatpur

A 30-month-old girl died after falling into a water-filled drum kept inside her home in Rawatpur area of Kanpur. The police said the victim, Lakshmi daughter of Jitendra, was taken to Lala Lajpat Rai Hospital where she was declared brought dead. According to the family, Lakshmi was probably playing with the water in the drum and must have fallen inside unable to climb out the helpless child remained in the water face down before her family members found her and pulled her out. Rawatpur Police Station incharge Sanjay Shukla reached the spot after getting information and consoled the family members of the deceased child.

The Times of India 22 Jan 2023 8:34 am

Team announced for under-25 Nayadu tournament

This is a list of the 23 players who will play for the Kanpur Uttar Pradesh Cricket Association's under-25 team in the Col CK Nayudu Trophy tournament to be held at the Green Park Stadium today. The players are Sameer Rizvi, Rahul Rajpal, Harsh Tyagi, Ansh Yadav, Siddharth Yadav, Swastik Chikara, Aditya Singh, Pranjal Saini, both wicketkeepers Kritigya Singh and Nadeem Bobby, Purnank Tyagi, Kunal Tyagi, Vaibhav Chaudhary, Eshan Goel, Sawan Singh, Shivam Bansal, Rituraj Sharma, Abhishek Goswami, Shivam Saraswat, and Zeeshan Ansari.

The Times of India 22 Jan 2023 8:34 am

Sporting Union beat Kanpur Gymkhana in KDMA league

In a cricket match, Sporting Union beat Kanpur Gymkhana by 102 runs. Sporting Union batted first and posted a total of 7 for 240 in 40 overs. Kanpur Gymkhana then restricted Sporting Union to 9 for 168 in the stipulated 40 overs. In another match, Winners Club outplayed Wanders Club by 8 wickets. Wanders putting into bat scored 151 runs and the Winners Club in reply hit 155 runs for 2 wickets. The final score was Sporting Union 7 for 270 with Rahul Kumar 109 runs and Aman Mishra 54 runs. Rahul Kumar scored the highest run of the match with 109 runs. South Gymkhana scored the lowest run of the match with 9 for 168. Ashish Bajpai scored the highest run of the match with 86 runs.

The Times of India 22 Jan 2023 8:34 am

Man consumes insecticide

Dinesh, a 36-year-old man, was brought to the police station on the complaint of his wife, Asha. Asha accused Dinesh of assaulting her and their children in a drunken state. Dinesh took out a bottle of an insecticide from his pocket and drank it. When his health deteriorated, the police rushed him to Mahoba District Hospital. The doctors there declared him dead.

The Times of India 22 Jan 2023 8:34 am

2 differently abled peddlers play in TT tournament

Two physically handicapped people, Peddlers Aparajit Devershka and Shivam, played table tennis at the Kanpur Sports Hub on Saturday. They were quite active on the second day of the three-day tournament. Aparajit Devershka, Sir Padampat Singhania School, outplayed DPS Azad Nagar by 30 points and won the senior girls championship. Aparajit humbled Aditya Singh by 911 points in the under 11 boys group final. In the under 13 boys group final, Ashutosh Gupta defeated Yug Agnihotri by 13 points. Kenisha Jaiswal beat Inika Sethi by 115 points in the girls group. Rohit Katiyar, the south India head of the Cisf, was the chief guest of the second day and he encouraged the players.

The Times of India 22 Jan 2023 8:34 am

ALIMCO Recruitment 2023 : Apply for 30 vacancies

Applications are invited for 30 vacant positions in Artificial Limbs Manufacturing Corporation of India (ALIMCO). Artificial Limbs Manufacturing Corporation of India (ALIMCO) is inviting applications from RCI registered P&O Professionals and Audiologist Professional as Prosthetist & Orthotist Professional and as Audiologist at H.Q. Kanpur and various ALIMCO centres at New Delhi, Mohali, Jabalpur, Bengaluru, Bhubaneswar, [] The post ALIMCO Recruitment 2023 : Apply for 30 vacancies appeared first on NORTHEAST NOW .

NorthEast Now 21 Jan 2023 12:15 pm

Police nab 3 criminals in Kannauj dist

Three criminals were arrested in Kanpur late Wednesday night after they were found to be in possession of a container looted recently from an Etawah Inspector's office. The police also recovered three firearms from the suspects. The criminals have confessed to committing the loot and robbing a container in Etawah district.

The Times of India 21 Jan 2023 8:34 am

IIT-Ks SIIC hosts 1st batches of advanced mgmt programme

The Kanpur Startup Incubation and Innovation Centre (Siic) hosted the first batches of the Advanced Management Development Program (AMDP) in September of this year. The program is a sectoragnostic training program that will help candidates sharpen their business and technical skills. The training session was hosted with the aim to promote new enterprises, build capacity of existing msmes, and inculcate entrepreneurial culture in the country. The highlights of the training session included selected msmes to get an opportunity to access grants from the Ministry of MSMEs, industry experts and entrepreneurs to interact with participants, and industry visit opportunities for the representatives. This program highlighted several crucial elements of entrepreneurship across multiple sectors, such as ideation, business knowledge frameworks, and successful enterprises from the ideation stage.

The Times of India 21 Jan 2023 8:34 am

Table tennis tournament inaugurated at Sports Hub

The Kanpur Table Tennis Tournament was inaugurated on Friday by IIT Kanpur Professor Abhay Karandikar. He inspected the Sports Hub Complex along with the Divisional Commissioner before the tournament started. He appreciated the work done by Kanpur Smart City Limited for developing this Pavilion which has a world class facility. He also congratulated the Kanpur Smart City Limited for completing the project four months before the stipulated period. The Pavilion will greatly benefit children and sportspersons of Kanpur and enable them to participate in international games. He added that Khelo India was launched by the Prime Minister in 2017 to revive the spirit of sports in India. The State Government is focusing on building better infrastructure and sports academies for various sports in the State. The Green Park Stadium is an internationally renowned stadium which has a glorious history of more than 70 years in the field of cricket along with cricket it also hosts other sports like badminton, table tennis, basketball, and hockey. Raj Shekhar said in view of current requirements and to make Kanpur a sports city catering to important facilities and needs of various sports and sports lovers associated with the sports world, Kanpur Smart City Limited has designed The Sports Hub. The Sports Hub was inaugurated by the

The Times of India 21 Jan 2023 8:34 am

Man held for printing fake currency notes

Ankit, a man in Kanpur, India, was arrested on Wednesday for printing and circulating fake currency notes. He has reportedly made startling revelations about how he and his friend Aman were forced to print the fake notes because they had lost money in an online game. The money belonged to their mothers, and they invested Aman's mother's one lakh rupees while Ankit invested his own mother's five lakh rupees. According to the police, the accused had printed about 20 lakh fake notes which were circulated in nearby areas, including Ghatampur, Unnao, Kanpur Dehat, and Fatehpur district. The name of an army jawan has also come to the fore as the kingpin of a gang of counterfeit notes. At present, the army jawan is posted in Kupwara, Jammu and Kashmir. Investigation into the case is ongoing.

The Times of India 21 Jan 2023 8:33 am

Police crack January 13 double murder case; arrest 4 persons, recover looted goods in Kanpur

Police have cracked the January 13 double murder of an elderly couple in Fattepur area under the limits of Kakwan police station here with the arrest of four persons on Friday. The police besides recovering the looted goods are now conducting searches to make the arrest of the two remaining accused possible.

The Times of India 21 Jan 2023 7:42 am

Bundelkhand University student commits suicide in hostel room

A third year girl student of BTech in Bundelkhand University was found hanging inside her hostel room on Thursday morning. Preliminary investigations reveal that she was reeling under depressio

The Times of India 20 Jan 2023 12:39 pm

Cross-country race in city on Republic Day

The Kanpur Sports Directorate will organize a cross country race on January 26, 2020, to celebrate Republic Day. The race will be organized in men and women groups, and will be of 5 and 3 kilometers respectively. The race will begin from Green Park Stadium at 7 am, and flag hoisting will take place at 830 am at the stadium. Interested runners will get chest numbers on January 26 at the starting point.

The Times of India 20 Jan 2023 8:39 am

Adarsh Club beat Rolland Club by seven wickets

In the 16th KS Saxena Memorial Cricket Tournament, Kanpur South Ground, Rolland Club played against Adarsh Club. Rolland Club batted first and scored 108 runs in 312 overs. Vikas Rocky scored the highest 31 runs for Adarsh Club. Deepak Diwakar Devesh Tiwari, Ravindra Kumar, and Ashfaq Siddiqui all bagged 2 wickets each for Adarsh Club. Adarsh Club in reply scored 110 runs for the loss of 3 wickets in 20 overs. Aditya Srivastava scored unbeaten 67 runs hitting 11 boundaries. The brief score was: Rolland Club108, Vikas Rocky 31, Ankit Singh 14, Sundram 11, Deepak Diwakar 2 for 14, Devesh Tiwari 2 for 32, Ravindra Kumar 2 for 19, Asfaq Siddiqui 2 for 14, Aryan Tiwari 1 for 26, Adarsh Club3 for 110, Kapil Yadav 15, Aditya Srivastava 67, Asfaq Siddiqui 12, Tanishq Gupta 2 for 23, KDMA LeagueNational Kanpur Cricketers and South Gymkhana won their matches and collected full points

The Times of India 20 Jan 2023 8:39 am

Training prog for impartial & free elections

The Kanpur Sector and Zonal Magistrate Training Program for Fair, Free, Impartial and Peaceful Election of Teachers and Graduate Constituencies was held on Thursday at Vikas Bhawan. Sector Zonal Magistrates were apprised of election procedure information about all essential documents and forms and guidelines of the Election Commission. District Magistrate Vishak G Iyer in the training stated that voting for graduate and teachers constituency for Kanpur would be held on January 30 between 8am to 4pm. He asked all Sector and Zonal Magistrates to ensure the inspection of voting sites for conducting the election smoothly, redressal of possible hurdles and secured return of voting teams after voting upto collection center. They should also ensure the follow of route chart site map and communication as per guidelines and also ensure the compliance of Code of Election Conduct.

The Times of India 20 Jan 2023 8:39 am

Missing girl returns; accuses four of abduction, gang rape

A 16-year-old girl who had been missing since Saturday returned home on Wednesday and accused four people of gangraping her. The victim's mother had lodged a missing complaint at the barra police station on Sunday. The girl however returned to her home on Wednesday and told her mother that a youth living in the neighbourhood along with his three friends had kidnapped her and gangraped her after taking her to a secluded place. Inspector Barra Manvendra Singh said that a missing case was registered on the complaint of the girl's mother. Statement under Section 164 of the Criminal Procedure Code of the girl is being taken and allegations of gang rape are being probed on the basis of the magisterial statement. The section of the case will be increased and action will be taken against the accused, Singh said. Meanwhile, the body of a 22-year-old youth was found near a temple at Bhita village in Transyamuna pocket of Prayagraj district on Thursday. Police said the deceased identified as Aman Mishra of Bhita village was a contractual worker in high court. Senior police officials including DCP Yamuna Nagar Deepak Bhuker along with forensic experts rushed to the spot and carried out investigations. Police have been probing the case

The Times of India 20 Jan 2023 8:38 am

Kite festival in city on Sun

The Kanpur Kanpur Kite Festival will be organized at Chandra Shekhar Azad Agriculture and Technology University on January 22-23, 2020. There will be four groups that will compete in the kite championship: children, students of schools and colleges, and adults. There will also be a food zone and a table tennis tournament. Chief guest will be Abhay Karandikar, director of IIT. Raj Shekhar, divisional commissioner and chairman of Smart City Municipal Commissioner, Shiv Sharanappa, will be the special guest of the function. Only singles events will be held in all groups, and the first three place holders in each group will receive a case reward.

The Times of India 20 Jan 2023 8:37 am

Wife returns home after 29 days, finds youths skeleton

A woman returns to her home in Kanpur after a dispute with her husband. She finds his skeleton hanging from the ceiling. Police say that the man's body had been hanging for about 29 days and no one had known about it because the house was away from the population.

The Times of India 20 Jan 2023 8:37 am

Man gets life term for exploiting minor girl

This is a story about a man who was convicted of physically exploiting a minor girl. The man was sentenced to life imprisonment and a fine. The man's jail time will be adjusted if he fails to pay the fine.

The Times of India 20 Jan 2023 8:37 am

Two fall into canal in Auraiya dist, one missing

A man and a woman were riding a motorcycle when they fell into a canal. The woman was able to get out, but the man went missing. The police searched for him, but couldn't find him. They called in divers, and they found his bike in the canal.

The Times of India 20 Jan 2023 8:37 am

IIT-K inks pact with Canada varsity for joint degree prog

The Indian Institute of Technology Kanpur and the University of Alberta have signed an agreement for a joint degree program, Joint Doctoral Program (JDP). This agreement paves the way for doctoral students at either university to participate in the joint degree program and conduct research at the partner university. The agreement will also foster research collaborations between faculty members of the two universities on energy materials systems and technologies needed towards clean energy transition. Professor Abhay Karandikar, Director of IIT Kanpur, and Professor Dhirendra Katti, Dean of International Relations at IIT Kanpur, signed the agreement with Professor William Flanagan, President and Vice-Chancellor of the University of Alberta, and Dr. Cen Huang, Vice-Provost and Associate Vice-President International at the University of Alberta, present at the signing ceremony.

The Times of India 20 Jan 2023 8:37 am

UP: Minor flees home after being scolded, raped in train

A civic worker for the railways was arrested for allegedly raping a minor girl in a train. The incident happened on January 15, and the girl's parents found out about it after filing a complaint with the Etawah GRP on January 17. The police swung into action and arrested the accused, a native of Jhansi. The girl, a class Xth student, had left her house to go to her grandfather's place in Mahoba, but by mistake she boarded the Jhansi-Etawah Intercity train when it reached Etawah at night. The civic worker who came to clean the train over the pretext of helping her raped her in the train. The police said he girl a class Xth student and a native of Jhansi after being scolded by her parents had left the house to go to her grandfather's place in Mahoba, but by mistake she boarded the Jhansi-Etawah Intercity train when it reached Etawah at night. The civic worker who came to clean the train over the pretext of helping her raped her in the train. The police said 'the girl a class Xth student and a native of Jhansi after being scolded by her parents had

The Times of India 19 Jan 2023 8:37 am