Friday, Aug 23 2019 | Time 04:26 Hrs(IST)
image
  • Google says blocked 210 YouTube accounts over coordinated moves around Hong Kong rallies
  • Chinese envoy to UN says unacceptable to use China as excuse to leave INF Treaty
  • Modi gets French Prez endorsement - no third party should incite violence in Kashmir
  • No third party should 'incite' violence: India, Pak can resolve Kashmir bilaterally: Macron
  • Seventeen killed in Nigeria road accident
  • FRANCE BACKS INDIA ON KASHMIR, SAYS NO THIRD PARTY SHOULD INTERFERE
  • Trump administration still undecided on foreign aid cuts - Pompeo
  • France has always stood by India in its fight against cross border terrorism: PM Modi
  • TO FIGHT CROSS BORDER TERROR, FRANCE HAS ALWAYS HELPED INDIA: PM MODI
  • Trump, Johnson expected to discuss possible bilateral trade deal at G7 meeting - Official
  • Italian president to decide on snap elections next week after new round of talks
  • UN to stay out of US-Danish dispute over Greenland - Spokesman
  • Italy’s M5S leader aims for new ‘solid' majority in Parliament
States » North


UP Bar Council president Darvesh Yadav shot dead in Agra: Police

UP Bar Council president Darvesh Yadav shot dead in Agra: Police

Agra, Jun 12(UNI) Newly-elected Uttar Pradesh Bar Council president Ms Darvesh Singh Yadav was shot dead by her colleague in a civil court premises here in broad daylight on Wednesday, police said.

Her colleague, Manish Sharma, opened fire when Ms Yadav was in senior lawyer Arvind Kumar Mishra's chamber after attending her felicitation programme.

Sharma later tried to commit suicide by shooting himself from his licensed pistol.

Police said Darvesh died on the spot after being hit by three bullets while Manish was admitted to a private hospital.

Additional Director General of Police Ajay Anand, along with senior policemen, rushed to the spot. The reason behind the crime was yet to be ascertained, police said.

On Sunday, Darvesh along with Harishanker Singh of Varanasi were jointly elected president of the UP Bar Council in Prayagraj. Both of them received 12 votes each. As per an agreement, Darvesh was given the post for the first six months while Harishanker supposed to be the president for the next six months.

UNI MB PS-RP1739

More News

Mishap claims carnivore

23 Aug 2019 | 3:33 AM

Narsinghpur, MP, Aug 22 (UNI) An approximately four-year-old leopardess has died after being rammed by a vehicle on the Narsinghpur-Lakhnadon road in the vicinity of Bachai village.

see more..

Molester lynched in MP

23 Aug 2019 | 3:19 AM

Shivpuri, MP, Aug 22 (UNI) An alleged molester died after being beaten up by some people in Rampura village on Thursday evening.

see more..

Yogi's major reshuffle takes place

22 Aug 2019 | 11:51 PM

Lucknow Aug 22 (UNI) Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath here on late Thursday night carried out a major reshuffle in the state ministry creating a new ministry of Jal Shakti in league with Union government and changed portfolios of many senior ministers.

see more..

Guv stresses on intensive scientific research on potato

22 Aug 2019 | 11:04 PM

Shimla, Aug 22 (UNI) Himachal Pradesh Governor Kalraj Mishra has stressed the need to undertake intensive scientific research work on potato so that more and more farmers could be encouraged for its cultivation and making it a major source of their livelihood.

see more..

Gram Panchayats becoming den of corruption: Assy members

22 Aug 2019 | 11:01 PM

Shimla, Aug 22 (UNI) Members of Himachal Pradesh Assembly on Thursday expressed concern over rising cases of corruption and misuse of public funds in the Gram Panchayats and others rural bodies in the state terming it den of corruption.

see more..
image