Wednesday, May 19, 2021 | Last Update : 08:05 AM IST


Varanasi (Benares) Page-5

Cannot assign a guard to every student: BHU VC on girls' safety on campus

BHU VC Girish Chandra Tripathi went on to claim that the girl was not molested, but she was eve-teased.

26 Sep 2017 12:48 PM

Additional City Magistrate, 2 others removed after clashes on BHU campus

In the wake of the violence, the university has announced 'holidays' from Monday till October 2, advancing it from September 28.

25 Sep 2017 10:17 AM

BHU violence: Students, journos hurt in lathicharge, Yogi seeks report

In the wake of the violence, the university has announced 'holidays' from Monday till October 2, advancing it from September 28.

24 Sep 2017 4:51 PM

Every poor by 2022 will get home: PM on govt's priority

Addressing farmers at the inauguration of Pashudhan Arogya Mela, PM said by 2022, every poor will get a home.

23 Sep 2017 12:11 PM

Modi in Varanasi, says previous govts looted public money to win elections

Starting his two-day visit to Varanasi, Modi gifted schemes worth Rs 1,000 crore to his Lok Sabha constituency.

22 Sep 2017 6:58 PM


Ready to deal with every kind of situation: Sitharaman on border issues

On Doklam standoff and ceasefire violations by Pak, Sitharaman said that the defence forces are monitoring every situation very closely.

14 Sep 2017 2:46 PM

SRK relishes 'Banarasi paan' with Anushka Sharma, Imtiaz Ali!

The actors were seen soaking in the best of the city as they relished on 'Banarasi Paan'.

01 Aug 2017 8:56 AM

Varanasi: Communal clashes over mosque land, 6 injured

A large contingent of police has been deployed in the area to maintain peace in the area.

18 Jul 2017 4:26 AM

UP: Tibetan student sets self on fire in university campus demanding free Tibet

So far, there have been 150 self-immolations by the Tibetan people, a majority of which have taken place inside Tibet.

16 Jul 2017 4:13 PM

Centre and state working to improve 'poor' condition of farmers: UP CM

Adityanath said the 'historic' launch of GST will benefit the poor, curb hoarding and will bring the menace of 'inspector raj' to an end.

03 Jul 2017 11:21 AM


Security guard rapes 70-yr-old French woman in Varanasi; nabbed

The victim alleged that the guard barged into her room at night, injured her, following which he raped her.

29 Jun 2017 4:55 PM

Four arrested for looting crores of jewellery from shop in Varanasi

Prahalad and Sanjay Agarwal, had lodged a police complaint that nearly 12 kg of gold jewellery worth Rs 3 crore was looted from their shop.

15 Apr 2017 8:44 AM

After Meerut, row over singing Vande Mataram in Varanasi Municipal Corporation

BJP corporator Ajay Gupta had put forth a proposal that the national song should be sung before house proceedings.

03 Apr 2017 4:18 PM

Varanasi: Women step up protest against wine shops

A few women also ransacked shops in their localities and warned that their agitation would continue till the closure of all liquor shops.

25 Mar 2017 2:52 PM

UP polls: BJP, allies poised to make a clean sweep in Varanasi

As per trends available till noon, the BJP is leading by a comfortable margin in all the three urban seats it had won in 2012.

11 Mar 2017 1:30 PM


PM Narendra Modi magic missing in Varanasi?

People are hurt key issues weren’t addressed despite PM rallies.

08 Mar 2017 1:30 AM

Akhilesh made UP No.1 in murder, loot: Amit Shah

Urging voters to back BJP, Shah said Uttar Pradesh's development has been hit by the "continuous misrule" of SP and BSP.

06 Mar 2017 3:45 PM

Varanasi: Modi vies for electoral superiority; analysts predict close call

Modi's decision to stand in the sacred city in UP rather than his home state of Gujarat in 2014 paid off with an overwhelming victory.

06 Mar 2017 12:50 PM

Varanasi could have been a global attraction if not for previous govts: Modi

Modi said the SP government cannot use the money given to them by the Centre because they ‘move money around’ instead.

05 Mar 2017 9:09 PM

For second time in 2 days, Modi holds roadshow in Varanasi

The Prime Miinster had held a road show and a public meeting in the city on Saturday as well.

05 Mar 2017 5:33 PM