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Facing flak over price-rise remark, Beni now bats for retail FDI (Second Lead)


August 20th, 2012 - 7:37 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 20 (IANS) Yet drawing flak for his remark that he was "happy" with price-rise as it was beneficial for farmers, union Steel Minister Beni Prasad Verma ... Read more...

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It will be Rahul vs Modi in 2014: Beni Prasad Verma


August 20th, 2012 - 6:59 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, Aug 20 (IANS) It will be Rahul Gandhi versus Narendra Modi in the 2014 general elections, union Steel Minister Beni Prasad Verma claimed Monday."It's going to be Rahul ... Read more...

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Minister says price rise helps farmers, draws flak (Lead)


August 20th, 2012 - 5:37 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 20 (IANS) Union Steel Minister Beni Prasad Verma Monday stoked a controversy with his comment that he was "happy" with price rise as it was beneficial ... Read more...

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Seven UP rivers in spate


August 8th, 2012 - 12:02 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, Aug 8 (IANS) Seven rivers in Uttar Pradesh are in spate as rains continued in most parts of the state.The Burrhi Rapti river in Kakrahi, Sharda river in Palia ... Read more...

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India Mujahideen terrorist arrested from UP


May 14th, 2012 - 10:53 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 14 (IANS) A suspected Indian Mujahideen terrorist was arrested Monday in Uttar Pradesh's Sitapur for motivating youths to become members of the outlawed terror group, Delhi Police ... Read more...

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Yuvraj lauds Farhan’s ‘Milkha’ look (Movie Snippets)


April 20th, 2012 - 7:24 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 20 (IANS) Cricketer Yuvraj Singh, who is recovering after treatment for cancer, has praised Farhan Akhtar's much-talked about look in "Bhaag Milkha Bhaag", based on ... Read more...

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Bangalore man goes missing from Lucknow hotel


February 27th, 2012 - 1:02 am ICT by IANS
Lucknow, Feb 26 (IANS) A resident of Bangalore has gone missing from a hotel here, police said Sunday.According to police, Abdul Shameem, 63, and his family had checked into the ... Read more...

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Care India ropes in corporate bigwigs for girl education


February 24th, 2012 - 9:12 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 24 (IANS) Food products major General Mills and pharmaceutical giant MSD have joined hands with an NGO Care to help raise funds for girl education and ... Read more...

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Rift between MPs only pre-victory pangs: Congress


February 8th, 2012 - 8:36 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 8 (IANS) The Congress Wednesday sought to dismiss the reported rift between union minister Beni Prasad Verma and MP P.L. Punia, both from Uttar Pradesh, was "natural, ... Read more...

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Polling picks up pace in UP, 42 percent turnout till 3 p.m. (Fourth Lead)


February 8th, 2012 - 5:58 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, Feb 8 (IANS) Election day in Uttar Pradesh started off cold and damp with people huddled indoors but the scene changed as it grew warmer and long queues ... Read more...

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Day gets warmer, polling slowly picks up in UP (Third Lead)


February 8th, 2012 - 3:38 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, Feb 8 (IANS) After a cold, damp start, polling began to slowly pick up in Uttar Pradesh, where the first phase of the staggered elections were under way ... Read more...

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Cold keeps voters indoors in UP (Second Lead)


February 8th, 2012 - 1:43 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, Feb 8 (IANS) Voting proceeded sluggishly in Uttar Pradesh Wednesday with the rain and cold keeping people away from polling booths in the state, where the first phase ... Read more...

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UP elections kick off


February 8th, 2012 - 1:38 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, Feb 8 (IANS) Thousands queued up outside polling booths in Uttar Pradesh as the first of the seven-phase elections to choose a new assembly began Wednesday morning.Polling began at ... Read more...

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Slow start to UP elections (Lead)


February 8th, 2012 - 1:37 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, Feb 8 (IANS) The Uttar Pradesh elections got off to a slow start Wednesday with people reluctant to move out early morning due to the cold and incessant ... Read more...

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Team Anna begins anti-graft campaign in UP


February 8th, 2012 - 12:07 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 7 (IANS) After touring Uttrakhand and Punjab, Team Anna has begun its campaign in poll-bound Uttar Pradesh for educating voters on the anti-graft Jan Lokpal bill, ... Read more...

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Another Indian Mujahideen member held, say Delhi Police


February 7th, 2012 - 11:56 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 7 (IANS) Delhi Police Tuesday claimed to have arrested one more cadre of the Indian Mujahideen terror outfit, who had provided refuge to Yasin Bhatkal, the main ... Read more...

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Elections 2012: UP poll battle begins Wednesday


February 6th, 2012 - 10:27 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 6 (IANS) The high-decibel battle for the ballot in Uttar Pradesh, India's most populous and politically crucial state, starts Wednesday, when 55 assembly constituencies go ... Read more...

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Team Anna to commence UP tour Thursday


February 1st, 2012 - 4:53 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 1 (IANS) Team Anna will commence its tour of Uttar Pradesh Thursday ahead of assembly polls in the state, educating voters about the Jan Lokpal bill and ... Read more...

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Congress to release UP manifesto at 10 centres


January 30th, 2012 - 8:39 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 30 (IANS) The Congress Party will release its manifesto for the Uttar Pradesh assembly polls at state capital Lucknow and nine other major towns simultaneously Tuesday, ... Read more...

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Nomination exercise begins for Uttar Pradesh polls


January 12th, 2012 - 11:38 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, Jan 12 (IANS) Filing of nominations for the forthcoming state assembly elections began in Uttar Pradesh Thursday with two independents coming forward to submit their papers in Barabanki and ... Read more...

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To be number one, vote for Congress: Rahul tells Uttar Pradesh (Lead)


November 22nd, 2011 - 4:37 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, Nov 22 (IANS) Congress leader Rahul Gandhi Tuesday reiterated that central funds for the development of Uttar Pradesh were being misused by the Mayawati government and, if voted ... Read more...

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Rahul Gandhi to tour eastern Uttar Pradesh


November 20th, 2011 - 9:01 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, Nov 20 (IANS) Having kicked off his party's election campaign in Uttar Pradesh last week, Congress general secretary Rahul Gandhi is returning to the state to undertake a ... Read more...

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Defector BSP legislator disqualified


October 17th, 2011 - 7:09 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, Oct 17 (IANS) Uttar Pradesh's ruling Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) legislator Krishna Kumar Singh, who had switched loyalties to the Samajwadi Party, was Monday disqualified by Speaker Sukhdeo ... Read more...

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Ban sale of agricultural land to non-farmers: Goa panel


September 9th, 2011 - 12:31 am ICT by IANS
Panaji, Sep 8 (IANS) Goa's Law Commission Thursday recommended that the state government ban sale of agricultural land to non-agriculturists to stave off real estate speculation."We must stop sale ... Read more...

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Rains to slow, flooding rivers will recede


July 30th, 2011 - 1:09 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, July 30 (IANS) Having left major rivers overflowing, rainfall in most parts of Uttar Pradesh will decline from Saturday, an official said."With the weakening of cyclonic circulations, rainfall activity ... Read more...

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BSP government interfering in police’s work: BJP


June 18th, 2011 - 1:17 am ICT by IANS
Lucknow, June 17 (IANS) Accusing Uttar Pradesh's ruling Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) of providing "political patronage" to policemen, the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) Friday said there would be no ... Read more...

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Shopping complex in Uttar Pradesh gutted, no casualties


April 6th, 2011 - 7:49 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, April 6 (IANS) Electronic gadgets and other goods worth several lakhs of rupees were destroyed in a massive fire in a multi-storeyed shopping complex in a busy market area ... Read more...

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Rains lash Uttar Pradesh


March 4th, 2011 - 12:41 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, March 4 (IANS) Several cities in Uttar Pradesh woke up to a wet Friday morning as rains lashed major parts of the state, an official said here.According to the ... Read more...

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Murder over screwdriver in capital


January 11th, 2011 - 10:31 pm ICT by IANS
Delhi, Jan 11 (IANS) Enraged over being denied a screwdriver at a mobile phone shop, four people stabbed a 17-year-old teenager to death and injured his brother in north Delhi, police said ... Read more...

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Uttar Pradesh winter toll 103, sunny day in north India (Intro Roundup)


January 11th, 2011 - 9:04 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 11 (IANS) The winter death toll in Uttar Pradesh hit 103 with 13 more deaths reported Tuesday even as a bright and sunny day greeted people in northern India, ... Read more...

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UP’s winter toll 103, sunny day in north India (Roundup)


January 11th, 2011 - 8:36 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 11 (IANS) The winter death toll in Uttar Pradesh hit 103 with 13 more deaths reported Tuesday even as a bright sunny day greeted the people in northern India.In ... Read more...

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Cold wave takes 13 more lives in UP, toll 103


January 11th, 2011 - 8:09 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, Jan 11 (IANS) With 13 more deaths reported over the past 24 hours, the total toll of winter deaths in Uttar Pradesh reached 103 Tuesday.The mercury dipped further in several parts ... Read more...

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13 more die as freezing winter marches on (Roundup)


January 9th, 2011 - 9:44 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 9 (IANS) Winter continued its relentless onslaught in the north Sunday, claiming 13 more lives in Uttar Pradesh and taking the toll in the state to 82. People shivered ... Read more...

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13 more die in UP, winter toll reaches 82


January 9th, 2011 - 9:07 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, Jan 9 (IANS) The cold wave in Uttar Pradesh claimed 13 more lives Sunday as the temperature dropped to new lows across large parts of the state. The death toll in ... Read more...

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12 die in UP, Bhopal sees frost as winter onslaught continues (Roundup)


January 5th, 2011 - 9:07 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 5 (IANS) At least 12 more people dead in Uttar Pradesh, frost in the city of Bhopal, fog disrupting air, road and rail traffic in Chandigarh -- the winter ... Read more...

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