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  1. The good samaritans of HashimpuraRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 14, 2015 |

    The families of the Muslim youth from Hashimpura who were shot dead 28 years ago had some committed supporters in their long struggle for justice, reports Jyoti Punwani. Photographs: Uttam Ghosh/ Image: Hazara, centre, whose son and nephew were shot dead, flanked by Hasina and Hanifa, whose husbands were shot dead by the Provincial Armed Constabulary 28 years ago.


  2. TCS techie Ankit Chauhan shot deadRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 14, 2015 | AndhraNews

    A Software engineer Ankit Chauhan working for TCS was shot dead by some unidentified persons at Nodia's Sector 76 on Monday evening. Sources said that Ankit Chauhan went to meet his wife Amisha who is working for Accenture at Sector 135 at Noida along with his friend.


  3. TCS techie shot dead in NoidaRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 13, 2015 | The Times of India

    NOIDA: A 27-year-old software engineer working with TCS was shot dead in his SUV at Noida's Sector 76 on Monday evening. Ankit Chauhan had just met his wife, also a software engineer with Accenture whom he had married only three months back, and was driving home with a friend, when two men in a white Honda Accord overtook his Toyota Fortuner and fired at him, hitting him in the hand and neck.


  4. Five arrested for Ghaziabad robberyRead the original story

    Apr 12, 2015 |

    Ghaziabad police have nabbed five criminals who committed a robbery at Murad Nagar here on April 10 and recovered Rs.8.5 lakh in cash along with other articles from their possession, police said on Sunday. Superintendant of Police R.P. Pandey said that on April 10 the accused robbed Rs.10 lakh from one Yusuf, a resident of Meerut.


  5. Khap bans dowry seeker from marrying for 2 yearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 10, 2015 | The Times of India

    The Baliyan khap headed by its president Naresh Tikait presided over the matter and unanimously passed the verdict banning Bhupender Baliyan from marrying for two years. MEERUT: Bhupender Baliyan, a resident of Muzaffarnagar, will now have to wait for another two years to get married.


  6. Hashimpura killings: The trial to nowhereRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 10, 2015 |

    Right from the beginning, the State abdicated its responsibility in fixing the blame for the Hashimpura massacres or getting justice for the victims. Jyoti Punwani and photographer Uttam Ghosh, in the third part of their series, trace the long and fruitless legal struggle waged by the victims' families for 28 years.


  7. Police arrest 3 drug smugglers in GhaziabadRead the original story

    Apr 9, 2015 |

    Three drug smugglers were arrested with heroin and methaqualone powder valued at Rs.1.5 crore in the international market, police said on Thursday. The police said during vehicle checking at the Delhi border on Wednesday night, the Sahibabad police noticed the suspicious behaviour of three people in a car.


  8. Priority routes for Kanpur Metro finalisedRead the original story

    Apr 8, 2015 |

    In a fresh impetus to urban transport in Kanpur, the priority routes for metro rail project in the city have been finalised, an official said on Thursday. While work is already underway on a phase in Lucknow Metro Rail, the Kanpur project is also being prioritised.


  9. 'To wait for justice for 28 years, and to see them walk away...'Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 7, 2015 |

    Image: Zulfikar Nasir gives moral support to Shamim Bano, left, who is holding a photograph of her only brother, who was shot by the PAC. Zarina, right, who never speaks, with photographs of her husband and son.


  10. Hashimpura and the echoes of the Uprising of 1857Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 4, 2015 | The Times of India

    The flowers around the grave are wild, bright blue and are called spilanthes calva DC - their extracts make analgesics and antioxidants, all very nice with the drug making industry. The white marble angel, hands folded in prayer, with the hussar's busby, sword and cartridge pouch are engraved in stone at her feet.


  11. Meerut Development Authority Shtabdi Nagar Houisng Scheme 2015Read the original story

    Apr 4, 2015 | PR Log

    ... authority invites all applicants for new housing scheme 2015 at sector-4 Meerut. PRLog - April 4, 2015 - MEERUT, India -- Under the Government housing Schemes the development authority and Housing Board of India launched many housing scheme for ...


  12. HBO Faces Huge Defamation Trial Over "Hoax" Child Labor ReportRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 3, 2015 | Hollywood Reporter

    CEO Richard Plepler could be forced to testify in a massive case brought by a soccer ball manufacturer over a "Real Sports with Bryant Gumbel" story that allegedly featured "staged" scenes and "doctored" interviews. In the past month, HBO has experienced tremendous highs in non-fiction programming: Both The Jinx and Going Clear were huge ratings hits, which left audiences buzzing about Robert Durst and the Church of Scientology.


  13. First look Star cricketer Suresh Raina ties the knot with fiancee PriyankaRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 3, 2015 | Hindustan Times

    Star cricketer Suresh Raina tied the knot with fiancee Priyanka in a private ceremony on Friday night at a posh Delhi hotel. Sources said that both the families knew each other for a long time since Raina's and Priyanka's father worked together at an ordinance factory at Murad Nagar.


  14. First look Suresh Raina ties the knot with fiancee PriyankaRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 3, 2015 | Hindustan Times

    Star cricketer Suresh Raina tied the knot with fiancee Priyanka Chaudhary in a private ceremony at a posh Delhi hotel on Friday night. According to reports, Team India captain MS Dhoni and his wife, Sakshi, were present on the occasion.


  15. A youth was shot dead. Did this set off the events leading to the massacre?Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 3, 2015 | Outlook

    Neeraj Kaushik bristles at any suggestion that his cousin, then a major in the Indian army, played a prominent role in the 1987 mass murder of young Muslim men in Hashimpura. Neeraj, in his forties, is an active BJP worker and claims to be the vice-president of the 'Modi Sena' in Uttar Pradesh.


  16. Priyanka Chaudhary engaged to Suresh Raina: 5 things to know about the would-be brideRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 1, 2015 |

    India's middle order batsman, Suresh Raina looks all set to be hitched on April 3 to his childhood sweetheart Priyanka Chaudhary. The 28-year-old Cricketer, who is Chennai Super Kings' best bet, got engaged to Meerut-based fiancee on April 1, Wednesday.


  17. The survivors are hoping to hand over their memorandum to the CM Akhilesh Yadav.Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 31, 2015 | The Indian Express

    With the ruling Samajwadi Party maintaining silence on the Hashimpura verdict, the survivors and families of the victims of the 1987 massacre in Meerut, are now seeking an audience with Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav, with a hope that the state government takes up their case in the High Court as the 28-year-old legal battle in lower court has drained them "financially and mentally." Akhilesh will be visiting Meerut on April 4 to lay the foundation stone of Mulayam Singh Medical College on Hapur road, as per Meerut's District Magistrate Pankaj Yadav.


  18. It happened one nightRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 29, 2015 | The Indian Express

    Babudin sat on a culvert, his legs trembling, his clothes dripping water. A police officer offered him a beedi.


  19. 1987 Hashimpura Massacre: To challenge verdict, Owaisi, Madani offer aid to victimsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 27, 2015 | The Indian Express

    Even as Uttar Pradesh government is yet to take a call on challenging the verdict of a Delhi court in the 1987 Hashimpura massacre case in a higher court, the Jamiat Ulema-e-Hind and All India Majlis Ittehadul Muslimeen have announced to facilitate filing an appeal by the family of the victims. JUH general secretary Maulana Mehmood Madani and AIMIM chief Asaduddin Owaisi have also announced to bear all the expenses of fighting the legal battle.


  20. No justice 28 years after massacre of Indian MuslimsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 27, 2015 | Al Jazeera

    The families of Hashimpura - a predominantly Muslim locality in the city of Meerut, 75km northeast of New Delhi in the state of Uttar Pradesh - had retreated to their homes to break fast. Dusk transformed into night in relative peace - until armed officers started charging into homes, rounding up as many able-bodied men as they could.