West Bengal  /  Published 07.07.19

Gorakhpur doctor arrested for child deaths narrates family ordeal

The Gorakhpur doctor who was arrested in connection with the death of multiple kids at the hospital where he worked after it ran out of bottled oxygen in August 2017 alleged on Sunday that his family ...
By Subhajoy Roy in Calcutta

India  /  Published 27.09.19

Children's death: Dr. Kafeel Khan given clean chit

Dr. Kafeel Khan, a pediatrician who was jailed for the alleged death of over 60 children in Gorakhphur, has been given a clean chit in the case by a Uttar Pradesh government-appointed inquiry team.The...
By The Telegraph in New Delhi

India  /  Published 18.05.19

Ravi Kishan plays Yogi’s part

Ravindra Shyamnarayan Shukla, better known as Ravi Kishan, is proof that the BJP didn’t have a strong candidate for Gorakhpur. Sources in different political parties said the Bhojpuri actor had been...
By Piyush Srivastava in Gorakhpur

India  /  Published 14.11.18

Student at swearing-in: ‘Yogi hates Muslims’

An Uttar Pradesh college student has accused chief minister Yogi Adityanath of being full of hatred against Muslims in what is possibly the first such direct public allegation against the BJP leader...
By Piyush Srivastava in Lucknow

India  /  Published 24.02.19

PM to cherish all his life worship by washing feet

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday washed the feet of five persons employed as sweepers by the Allahabad municipality and claimed the moment would remain with him, reaching out to a caste that acc...
By Piyush Srivastava in Lucknow


India  /  Published 27.09.19

Oxygen villain then, clean chit now

An inquiry committee set up by the Yogi Adityanath government has given a clean chit to Kafeel Khan, the paediatrician who had been portrayed by the administration as the villain of the oxygen tragedy...
By Piyush Srivastava in Lucknow

India  /  Published 23.06.19

Encephalitis claims 16 kids in Gorakhpur

Sixteen children have died over the past month and a half while under treatment at Gorakhpur’s Baba Raghav Das Medical College for encephalitis, a type of brain disease that chief minister Yogi Adit...
By Piyush Srivastava in Lucknow

India  /  Published 16.06.19

Reminder from doctor to strike-bound IMA

The Indian Medical Association’s call for a nationwide strike on Monday contrasts with its inaction over the plight of doctors in Gorakhpur suspended by the Uttar Pradesh government nearly two years...
By G.S. Mudur in New Delhi

India  /  Published 23.05.19

BJP's Ravi Kishan leads in Gorakhpur

As of 11 am, voting trends put the BJP's Ravi Kishan in the lead in Gorakhpur, with nearly 60 per cent of the vote. His nearest rival was Rambhual Nishad of the Samajwadi Party, with 36 per cent ...
By The Telegraph in

India  /  Published 30.04.19

Uttar Pradesh lower turnout riddle for BJP

The turnouts were lower compared with 2014 in most of the 13 Uttar Pradesh seats that voted on Monday, repeating a pattern seen during last year’s by-elections when the BJP lost Gorakhpur, Phulpur a...
By Piyush Srivastava in Lucknow


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