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Homeopathy, fish to take on encephalitis in UP?


June 30th, 2012 - 12:14 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, June 30 (IANS) Even as a worried Uttar Pradesh government is combating the outbreak of encephalitis that has claimed 117 lives in the last one month in the eastern ... Read more...

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Encephalitis scare in UP after 88 deaths


June 16th, 2012 - 12:55 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, June 16 (IANS) The Uttar Pradesh government has pressed the panic button as 88 people have succumbed to various strains of encephalitis in the last fortnight, a disease that ... Read more...

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Betrayed in love, undertrial hangs himself in jail


April 27th, 2012 - 11:29 pm ICT by IANS
Gurgaon, April 27 (IANS) In yet another case of suicide in Gurgaon, an undertrial prisoner at Bhondsi prison in the district allegedly hung himself to death in the early hours ... Read more...

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Ajneya a litterateur similar to Tagore: Hamid Ansari


February 22nd, 2012 - 11:04 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Feb 22 (IANS) Admiring the versatility of eminent poet and novelist Sachidananda Vatsayan Ajneya, Vice President Hamid Ansari Wednesday said his creative output made him a literary figure similar ... Read more...

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Over 60 percent turnout in UP second phase poll (Third Lead)


February 11th, 2012 - 8:41 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, Feb 11 (IANS) Keeping up with the first phase, ballotting in 59 constituencies in the second phase of Uttar Pradesh assembly elections Saturday touched 60 percent and seemed ... Read more...

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Voting in UP polls second phase begins


February 11th, 2012 - 9:01 am ICT by IANS
Lucknow, Feb 11 (IANS) Voters queued up outside polling booths as the second round of the Uttar Pradesh assembly elections, involving 1.97 crore voters in 59 constituencies, began Saturday.Polling began ... Read more...

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Uttar Pradesh to vote in second round Saturday


February 10th, 2012 - 5:33 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, Feb 10 (IANS) The second round of the Uttar Pradesh assembly elections, whose outcome is bound to affect national politics, will take place Saturday, involving 1.97 crore voters ... Read more...

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Crime, money power shadow Uttar Pradesh polls


February 3rd, 2012 - 9:29 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 3 (IANS) Thirty-five percent of the candidates in the second phase of Uttar Pradesh elections are embroiled in criminal cases, two groups said Friday.The Association for ... Read more...

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Five killed in train-tractor trolley mishap


May 27th, 2011 - 12:27 pm ICT by IANS
Deoria (Uttar Pradesh), May 27 (IANS) Five members of a marriage party were killed and 10 were critically injured after an express train ploughed through their tractor-trolley at an unmanned ... Read more...

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Three held with 100 cartridges and firearms


February 16th, 2011 - 3:49 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, Feb 16 (IANS) Three arms smugglers, two of them from Uttarakhand, were arrested with illegal firearms and over 100 live cartridges in Pilibhit district of Uttar Pradesh, police said Wednesday.The three ... Read more...

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Dalit icon Mayawati is focus of scholar’s research


February 14th, 2011 - 6:12 pm ICT by IANS
Deoria (Uttar Pradesh), Feb 14 (IANS) Apart from being an icon for millions of India's Dalits, Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Mayawati has now also become a topic of research for doctorate ... Read more...

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Sunny day in UP; 3 more dead


January 15th, 2011 - 9:09 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, Jan 15 (IANS) A warm day Saturday in Uttar Pradesh saw people enjoying the sun even as three more deaths were reported over the past 24 hours.The deaths occurred in Maharajganj, ... 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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Cold wave kills 12 in Uttar Pradesh, toll reaches 48


January 5th, 2011 - 8:38 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, Jan 5 (IANS) With a dozen deaths reported Wednesday, the biting chilly winds blowing across the plains of Uttar Pradesh have claimed 48 lives this winter.According to information available at the ... Read more...

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Youth killed in police firing in Uttar Pradesh’s Deoria


January 3rd, 2011 - 10:45 pm ICT by IANS
Deoria (Uttar Pradesh), Jan 3 (IANS) A teenager was killed and two others were injured Monday in police firing as a protest after the murder of a Hindu holy man in ... Read more...

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Bodies of three women recovered from fields


November 5th, 2010 - 11:33 am ICT by IANS
Lucknow, Nov 5 (IANS) The decomposed bodies of three young women were recovered from fields in a village in Uttar Pradesh's Deoria district, police said Friday.The bodies were half-buried and found late ... Read more...

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Moonshine kills four


October 1st, 2010 - 8:02 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, Oct 1 (IANS) Four people died and five others were in critical condition after allegedly consuming spurious liquor in Uttar Pradesh's Deoria district Friday, police said."Preliminary investigations revealed that they took ... Read more...

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Child killed as school bus overturns in Uttar Pradesh


August 31st, 2010 - 1:21 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, Aug 31 (IANS) An eight-year-old student was killed and 15 were injured when their school bus overturned in Uttar Pradesh's Deoria district Tuesday, police said. The Norman Public School's bus carrying around ... Read more...

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Leopard mauls six in Uttar Pradesh


June 4th, 2010 - 7:47 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, June 4 (IANS) A leopard strayed into a residential area in Uttar Pradesh's Deoria district and mauled six people Friday, officials said. The leopard strayed into Dohini village of Deoria, about 300 ... Read more...

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Security sought for engineers in Maoist-hit areas


April 13th, 2010 - 8:53 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, April 13 (IANS) An association of engineers in Uttar Pradesh proposes seeking security for those working in Maoist-infested districts of the state, officials said Tuesday. The decision by the Uttar Pradesh Engineers' ... Read more...

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Six mutilated bodies found near rail track


February 6th, 2010 - 12:54 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, Feb 6 (IANS) Panic gripped an Uttar Pradesh town when six mutilated and decomposed bodies were found lying near the railway tracks Saturday morning, police said. The bodies of three men, two ... Read more...

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Mayawati writes to PM, demands Purvanchal


December 13th, 2009 - 3:35 pm ICT by ANI
Lucknow (Uttar Pradesh), Dec 13 (ANI): The Centre's decision to initiate the process for the formation of the Telangana state has stirred up a hornet's nest, with people from different regions ... Read more...

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Japanese encephalitis claims over 500 lives in India


November 25th, 2009 - 6:13 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 25 (IANS) The viral infection Japanese encephalitis has claimed more than 500 lives in Uttar Pradesh and Bihar so far this year, with children facing the brunt of the ... Read more...

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Uttar Pradesh boy suffers fractures after beating by teachers


October 9th, 2009 - 5:37 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, Oct 9 (IANS) A principal and a teacher of an Uttar Pradesh private school have been slapped with cases for beating a class five student because he obtained low marks in ... Read more...

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Two young men held with illegal firearms in Uttar Pradesh


September 14th, 2009 - 1:27 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, Sep 14 (IANS) Two young men were arrested after an hour-long gunfight with police and charged with illegal possession of several firearms in Deoria district of Uttar Pradesh, authorities said Monday. Babunandan ... Read more...

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10 fresh cases take Uttar Pradesh swine flu count to 79


August 28th, 2009 - 7:07 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, Aug 28 (IANS) The detection of 10 new swine flu cases in Uttar Pradesh Thursday and Friday has taken the total number of cases in the state to 79, an official ... Read more...

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27 more UP districts declared drought-hit


July 26th, 2009 - 9:56 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, July 26 (ANI): The total number of draught-hit districts in Uttar Pradesh has reached 47, after the state government declared 27 more districts as drought-hit on Sunday."In the interest of ... Read more...

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UP’s Barhaj town on brink of erosion


July 24th, 2009 - 10:24 pm ICT by ANI
Deoria (Uttar Pradesh), July (ANI): The town of Barhaj and many other villages located along the banks of River Sarayu in Uttar Pradesh's Deoria district are on the verge of being eroded ... Read more...

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Student singed, beaten for not attending classes


July 7th, 2009 - 2:11 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, July 7 (IANS) A 10-year-old boy was allegedly singed with a burning candle and beaten up by his teacher in a school in Uttar Pradesh's Deoria district for taking leave without ... Read more...

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Father sacrifices two-year-old daughter


May 21st, 2009 - 5:09 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, May 21 (IANS) A man, who allegedly slit his two-year-old daughter's throat in a ritual sacrifice to have a son, was arrested in Uttar Pradesh's Deoria district, police said Thursday. "Lal ... Read more...

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Uttar Pradesh’s Maoist areas record high voter turnout


April 16th, 2009 - 11:07 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, April 16 (IANS) Uttar Pradesh's Maoist-prone areas witnessed violence-free polling, while the state's average voter turnout was around 50 percent, poll officials said Thursday. Chandauli, Mirzapur and Robertsganj parliamentary constituencies, listed as ... Read more...

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17 percent voter turnout in Uttar Pradesh by noon (Lead)


April 16th, 2009 - 2:49 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, April 16 (IANS) An estimated 17 percent of the voters exercised their franchise by around noon Thursday in the 16 parliamentary constituencies of Uttar Pradesh going to the polls, officials said. "We ... Read more...

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Congress candidate from Deoria faces assault charge


April 16th, 2009 - 1:41 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, April 16 (IANS) A criminal case was lodged against Baleshwar Yadav, the Congress candidate from Deoria constituency in Uttar Pradesh in the Lok Sabha poll, for allegedly attacking a Bahujan ... Read more...

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‘Fairly good’ early turnout in Uttar Pradesh


April 16th, 2009 - 12:02 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, April 16 (IANS) About 10 percent turnout was recorded in the two hours after polling opened in the 16 parliamentary constituencies of Uttar Pradesh where the first phase of elections was ... Read more...

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Tight security cover for elections in Uttar Pradesh


April 15th, 2009 - 4:49 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, April 15 (IANS) Tight security cover has been put in place in Uttar Pradesh's 16 Lok Sabha constituencies that go to polls Thursday, a police official said here Wednesday. "Tight security arrangements ... Read more...

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