November 30, 2020 12:39 (IST)
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Decision to perform last rites at night was taken to prevent law and order problem: Hathras DM

Lucknow/UNI: Hathras District Magistrate Praveen Kumar Lakshkar on Monday deposed before the Allahabad High Court, taking full responsibility of performing the last rites of the 19-year-old gangrape victim in the night of Sept 29, stating that the decision was taken to prevent any untoward incident related to law and order in Uttar Pradesh's Hathras and other adjoining areas.

Hathras case: Victim's family members to appear before HC today

Hathras: The family members of the alleged Hathras gang-rape victim will appear before the Lucknow bench of the Allahabad High Court on Monday.

Hathras gang-rape: CBI to probe case

New Delhi/Hathras: The Centre on Saturday issued a notification for the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) to take over the investigation into the alleged gang-rape and killing of a woman in Uttar Pradesh's Hathras district.

Journalist and three others allegedly linked to PFI arrested on way to Hathras charged with anti-terror laws

New Delhi/IBNS: A journalist and three others who were arrested earlier this week by the Uttar Pradesh Police while they were going to meet the family members of the Hathras gang-rape victim have been booked under Unlawful Activities (Prevention) Act and sedition according to an FIR lodged in a police station in Mathura, said a media report.

'Not as guilty as painted': Former BJP legislator on arrested Hathras gang rape accused

Hathras/IBNS: A former BJP legislator Rajveer Pahalwan called a mahapanchayat of the uppercaste members at his residence in Hathras on Sunday, amid nationwide outcry over the savage assault and the death of a 19-year-old girl in its aftermath, media reports said.

Bhim Army Chief to visit Hathras victim's family today

New Delhi/IBNS: Bhim Army chief Chandrashekhar Azad is on his way to Hathras in Uttar Pradesh on Sunday to meet the family of the 19-year-old girl who died two weeks after she was brutally gangraped by four men last month.

Yogi Adityanath orders CBI probe into Hathras fatal gangrape case

Lucknow/IBNS: Amid massive protests across the country, Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath ordered a Central Bureau Investigation (CBI) probe into the Hathras fatal gangrape incident on Saturday.

'Today I am a Dalit': Mamata Banerjee protesting against Hathras fatal gangrape

Kolkata/IBNS: Taking the reign of her party Trinamool Congress (TMC)'s protest against the Hathras fatal gangrape case, West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Saturday led a protest march close to downtown Kolkata, pledging to stand beside Dalits as an atrocity was committed against a 19-year old woman belonging to the lowest rung of the prevailing caste system in Uttar Pradesh.

UP gang-rape: Congress leaders Rahul Gandhi, Priyanka Gandhi Vadra briefly stopped then allowed to go to Hathras 

New Delhi: Congress leaders Rahul Gandhi and Priyanka Gandhi Vadra, who are on their way to Hathras to meet the family of the gang rape and murder victim, were briefly stopped  by the policemen at the toll plaza on the Delhi-Noida Direct (DND) on Saturday, media reports said.

Mamata Banerjee to hit streets today in protest against Hathras incident

Kolkata/IBNS: West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee will join the protests against the 19-year old woman's fatal gangrape which took place in Uttar Pradesh's Hathras by hitting streets here on Saturday.

Yogi Adityanath govt failed to maintain law and oprder in UP: Siddaramaiah

Belagavi/UNI: Opposition leader in the Karnataka Legislative Assembly Siddaramaiah on Friday alleged that there is no Law and Order in Uttar Pradesh and Chief Minister Yogi Aditiyanath is running a 'Jungle Raj.'

TMC delegation on way to Hathras stopped by UP Police

Kolkata/Hathras/IBNS: A four-member Trinamool Congress (TMC) delegation, which was on their way to Uttar Pradesh's Hathras where a 19-year old woman was brutally gangraped and later died, was stopped by the police on Friday.

Shocked our conscience: Allahabad HC takes suo moto cognisance of Hathras case

Prayagraj/IBNS: The Lucknow bench of the Allahabad High Court has taken suo moto cognisance of the case pertaining to the fatal gangrape of a 19-year old woman in Uttar Pradesh's Hathras that has sparked a widespread outrage across the country.

Large gathering banned at India Gate amid massive outrage over Hathras incident

New Delhi/IBNS: All kinds of public gatherings have been prohibited in and around the iconic India Gate in central Delhi on Friday, the police informed in a tweet.

Mamata Banerjee lashes out at BJP government in UP over Hathras incident

Kolkata/IBNS: West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Thursday lashed out at the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) government in Uttar Pradesh over the kind of treatment meted out to the 19-year old girl who had suffered a fatal gangrape, as the outrage grew across the country.