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Mathura riot: Government transfers DM and SSP.

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June 4, Mathura: The Uttar Pradesh government on Sunday night transferred the Senior Superintendent of Police (SSP) of Mathura district following the communal clash in Kosi Kalan town that claimed four lives. SSP Mathura Dharamveer has been transferred and now attached with Director General of Police (DGP), headquarters, as SP, an official spokesman said here. […]

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Bill Gates to meet UP CM Akhilesh Yadav today.

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May 30, Lucknow: Microsoft founder Bill Gates is all set to meet Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav to discuss healthcare in the state. Gates is likely to discuss a host of healthcare programmes in the state that he intends to take up through the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation, a charitable organization that he […]

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Dimple Yadav to contest Kannauj bypoll.

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May 26,Luknow: Dimple Yadav, wife of Samajwadi Party’s state president and CM Akhilesh Yadav, will contest the Kannauj Lok Sabha by-election on june 24 as a the party’s candidate. The Samajwadi Party’s Parliamentary Board meeting held on Friday to discuss the preparations for the Kannauj Lok Sabha bypolls, and it concluded after a majority of […]

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Deoband not a pvt property: Vastanvi

Deoband not a pvt property: Vastanvi

July 25 (FnF) Lucknow: Maulana Ghulam Mohammed Vastanvi, who was Sunday removed from the coveted position of vice chancellor of the Islamic seminary Darul Uloom Deoband, said that the institution was not anyone’s private property. Deoband not a pvt property: Vastanvi Vastanvi said: “The Majlis-e-Shoora (governing council) of Darul Uloom might have chosen to remove […]

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No ‘Aarakshan’ promotion in Lucknow University

No 'Aarakshan' promotion in Lucknow University

July 16 (FnF) Lucknow: The Lucknow University (LU) Friday denied permission to Bollywood superstar Amitabh Bachchan to visit its campus for promoting his latest movie “Aarakshan”, which deals with the sensitive topic of reservation. No ‘Aarakshan’ promotion in Lucknow University According to varsity officials, Bachchan and film director Prakash Jha were interested in coming to […]

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Kalka mail accidecnt: Toll rises to 53, rescue operations on

Kalka mail accidecnt: Toll rises to 53, rescue operations on

July 11 (Indian Express) The toll in Sunday’s derailment here went up to 53 with 15 more bodies, including that of a Swedish national, being recovered from the mangled compartments of the ill-fated Delhi-bound Kalka Mail. Kalka mail accidecnt: Toll rises to 53, rescue operations on “53 bodies, including that of a Swedish national, have […]

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Rahul effect: Maya has a new team in Aligarh

Rahul effect: Maya has a new team in Aligarh

July 11 (Indian Express) A day after Congress general secretary Rahul Gandhi’s successful show at the Kisan Mahapanchayat, Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Mayawati has decided to deploy a new team to handle BSP affairs in Aligarh division. Rahul effect: Maya has a new team in Aligarh Sources said the Aligarh division had been taken away […]

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20 dead, 100 injured in train disaster in Uttar Pradesh

20 dead, 100 injured in train disaster in Uttar Pradesh

July 10 (IANS) Lucknow: At least 20 people were killed and more than 100 injured Sunday when 14 coaches of the Kalka-bound Kalka Mail ran off the rails in Uttar Pradesh, leaving many passengers trapped in the mangled mess. 20 dead, 100 injured in train disaster in Uttar Pradesh Villagers and rescue workers frantically tried […]

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Rahul picks holes in Mayawati’s land policy

Rahul picks holes in Mayawati's land policy

July 8 (The Hindu) Congress general secretary Rahul Gandhi launched a full-scale attack on the Mayawati regime on land acquisition, accusing it of misleading farmers, as his ‘kisan sandesh yatra’ entered the third day on Thursday. Not only did he accuse the Uttar Pradesh government of benefiting builders and ignoring the interests of farmers and […]

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Uttar Pradesh is run by pimp: Rahul Gandhi

Uttar Pradesh is run by pimp: Rahul Gandhi

June 7 (PTI) Kirpalpur, UP: Firing a fresh salvo at the Mayawati Government, Congress leader Rahul Gandhi today said “dalals” were running Uttar Pradesh as people of the state are “divided“. “You are not together. Uttar Pradesh is divided and that is why dalals (touts) are running the state,” Mr. Gandhi said, addressing people in […]

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