Triple talaq law gives power to Muslim women; 216 FIRs filed in UP

Uttar Pradesh is witnessing a spurt in triple talaq cases, with 216 FIRs filed by Muslim women since the enactment of a law which makes the practice of instant divorce a punishable offence. Continue Reading

UP STF busts gang providing solvers for railway exams

A Delhi University graduate and a railway trackman are among seven persons arrested here Friday for allegedly providing “solvers” to candidates appearing for Railway Recruitment Board (RRB) examinations, Uttar Pradesh Special Task Force (STF) said. Continue Reading

Deoria NGO’s old-age home in Gorakhpur under scanner

Inmates of an old age shelter home run by ‘Ma Vindhyavasini Mahila Prasikshan Evam Samaj Seva Sansthan’ were taken to the BRD Medical college here for a health check-up as they seemed to be in a feeble state of mind. Continue Reading