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Shutdown disrupts life across UP, train services disrupted


May 31st, 2012 - 6:56 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, May 31 (IANS) The shutdown call against the petrol price hike, supported by the ruling Samajwadi Party (SP), disrupted life in all cities and towns of Uttar Pradesh ... Read more...

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Six more killed in cracker shop blast in Uttar Pradesh


April 24th, 2012 - 2:44 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, April 24 (IANS) Barely 24 hours after five people were killed in two explosions of stockpiled crackers at two places in Uttar Pradesh, six more people were killed Tuesday ... Read more...

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On day of love, warring leaders in battleground UP


February 14th, 2012 - 3:14 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, Feb 14 (IANS) They may not see eye to eye and don't tire of condemning each other. But what a coincidence that sworn political rivals converged in Uttar ... Read more...

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Mulayam, Mayawati neglected Muslims, development: Rahul Gandhi


January 28th, 2012 - 10:50 pm ICT by IANS
Unnao/Hardoi (Uttar Pradesh), Jan 28 (IANS) Congress leader Rahul Gandhi Saturday blamed both Samajwadi Party (SP) president Mulayam Singh Yadav and Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) supremo Mayawati for "gross ... Read more...

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Nominations for fourth phase begin in Uttar Pradesh


January 25th, 2012 - 9:12 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, Jan 25 (IANS) The filing of nominations for the fourth phase of assembly elections in Uttar Pradesh began Wednesday.The fourth phase, which would cover 56 of the state's 403 ... Read more...

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Liberal distribution of firearms licences in Uttar Pradesh a concern: CEC


November 28th, 2011 - 11:22 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, Nov 28 (IANS) Taking strict cognizance of the sudden spurt in the distribution of firearms licences in parts of Uttar Pradesh ahead of the state assembly polls next year, ... 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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8 more die in Uttar Pradesh cold, toll rises to 90


January 10th, 2011 - 10:04 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, Jan 10 (IANS) At least eight more people died in different parts of Uttar Pradesh over the last 24 hours, taking the winter toll to 90 in the state, an official ... 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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Student dies as school wall collapses


December 21st, 2010 - 5:06 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, Dec 21 (IANS) A student was killed and five others were injured Tuesday when a wall of a government school collapsed in Hardoi in Uttar Pradesh, officials said.The incident took place ... Read more...

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Missing Youth Congress activist found in Lucknow (Lead)


July 20th, 2010 - 8:31 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, July 20 (IANS) More than a day after he was reported missing from a hotel room in Uttar Pradesh's Hardoi town, Youth Congress activist Nishant Patel was Tuesday found on ... Read more...

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Youth Congress leader missing from Uttar Pradesh hotel


July 20th, 2010 - 1:00 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, July 20 (IANS) A prominent Youth Congress activist hand-picked by Congress general secretary Rahul Gandhi to handle organisational elections has been missing from a hotel in Uttar Pradesh's Hardoi town, ... Read more...

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Vote count in Uttar Pradesh council poll now Jan 13


January 8th, 2010 - 10:30 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, Jan 8 (IANS) The counting of votes for 36 seats in the biennial election to Uttar Pradesh legislative council has been postponed and will now take place Jan 13, an ... Read more...

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90 percent polling for Uttar Pradesh upper house


January 7th, 2010 - 9:20 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, Jan 7 (IANS) Polling for the Uttar Pradesh Legislative Council to elect 36 representatives from 35 local authority constituencies passed off Thursday with around 90 percent of the electorate exercising ... Read more...

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Uttar Pradesh Legislative Council polls begin


January 7th, 2010 - 11:53 am ICT by IANS
Lucknow, Jan 7 (IANS) Polling for the Uttar Pradesh Legislative Council to elect 36 representatives from the 35 local authority constituencies started at 8 a.m. Thursday across the state, an official ... Read more...

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Political parties should embrace democracy, says Rahul (Second Lead)


December 7th, 2009 - 9:55 pm ICT by IANS
Aligarh, Dec 7 (IANS) Congress general secretary Rahul Gandhi Monday lamented the lack of internal democracy in political parties, saying party organisations needed to be democratised. Gandhi made the remarks during an ... Read more...

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Political parties should embrace democracy, says Rahul (Lead)


December 7th, 2009 - 6:17 pm ICT by IANS
Aligarh, Dec 7 (IANS) Congress general secretary Rahul Gandhi Monday lamented the lack of internal democracy in political parties, saying party organisations needed to be democratised. Gandhi made the remarks during an ... Read more...

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Rahul Gandhi visits AMU


December 7th, 2009 - 4:27 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, Dec 7 (IANS) Congress general secretary Rahul Gandhi Monday visited the Aligarh Muslim University (AMU) in Uttar Pradesh and interacted with the students. Gandhi met the students at the Kennedy Auditorium, ... Read more...

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Living people declared dead in Uttar Pradesh, reveals RTI


October 22nd, 2009 - 8:32 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, Oct 22 (IANS) One man's Right to Information (RTI) application has led to the Uttar Pradesh land consolidation department admitting Thursday that living people were declared dead in its records due ... Read more...

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Uttar Pradesh power crisis dims Durga Puja festive glitter


September 25th, 2009 - 3:17 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, Sep 25 (IANS) The ongoing power crisis in Uttar Pradesh threatens to cast a shadow over Durga Puja celebrations in the state. Many puja committees have decided not to hold grand ... Read more...

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35 protected monuments not traceable


July 30th, 2009 - 10:48 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 30 (IANS) Of the 3,675 monuments protected by the central government 35 are not traceable, the Rajya Sabha was informed Thursday. "Out of 3,675 centrally protected monuments or sites, 35 ... Read more...

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Drought-hit Uttar Pradesh can expect rain


July 30th, 2009 - 7:02 pm ICT by IANS
Indo-Asian News Service Lucknow, July 30 (IANS) People in Uttar Pradesh, where 47 of the 71 districts have been declared drought-hit, can expect some relief in the coming days as the met department ... Read more...

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Uttar Pradesh Govt to declare 20 districts as drought-hit


July 25th, 2009 - 2:26 pm ICT by ANI
Lucknow, July 25 (ANI): The Uttar Pradesh Government will declare 20 districts in the state as drought-hit.The decision was taken at a high-level meeting presided over by Chief Secretary A K ... Read more...

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Eight-year-old booked under gangster act in Uttar Pradesh


June 20th, 2009 - 2:31 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, June 20 (IANS) An eight-year-old boy has been booked under the Goonda Act - a tough anti-gangster law, in Uttar Pradesh. The police Saturday promised an inquiry into the matter. Jagannath, a ... Read more...

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Dalit beaten to death in Uttar Pradesh


June 16th, 2009 - 1:51 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, June 16 (IANS) A 48-year-old Dalit labourer in Uttar Pradesh was beaten to death by a group of villagers after he asked for his remuneration, the police said Tuesday. A murder case ... Read more...

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No development in Uttar Pradesh for last 20 years: Sheila Dikshit


April 23rd, 2009 - 5:10 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, April 23 (IANS) Delhi Chief Minister Sheila Dikshit Thursday said successive governments in Uttar Pradesh have neglected development of the state for last two decades. Dikshit was in the capital ... Read more...

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Case against Digvijay Singh for intimidating Mayawati


April 22nd, 2009 - 5:42 pm ICT by ANI
Lucknow, Apr 22 (ANI): Senior Congress leader Digvijay Singh has been booked for threatening Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Mayawati by misusing CBI against her.The case has been booked for violating the model ... Read more...

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Congress openly misusing CBI: BSP’s Satish Misra


April 22nd, 2009 - 4:05 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, April 22 (IANS) The Congress-led central government is "openly misusing" the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) against political opponents, particularly Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Mayawati, the Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) ... Read more...

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Digvijay Singh booked for ‘threatening’ Mayawati


April 22nd, 2009 - 12:09 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, April 22 (IANS) Senior Congress leader and former Madhya Pradesh chief minister Digvijay Singh has been booked for violating the model code of conduct after he allegedly threatened to "use" the ... Read more...

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Four months old girl fights for life after brutal acid attack


April 19th, 2009 - 7:14 am ICT by admin
Lucknow: In one of the most gruesome violations of child rights, a four month old baby girl has become the youngest victim of a brutal acid attack which has not only ... Read more...

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BSP legislator booked for violating poll conduct


March 31st, 2009 - 2:55 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, March 31 (IANS) A legislator of the ruling Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) and his supporter in Uttar Pradesh have been booked for defying the model code of conduct, police said ... Read more...

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16 BSP nominees in Uttar Pradesh have criminal past


March 24th, 2009 - 5:37 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, March 24 (IANS) At least 16 of the 80 Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) Lok Sabha candidates in Uttar Pradesh have a criminal past, says the National Election Watch, a voluntary ... Read more...

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For the people by the people, finally!


March 6th, 2009 - 2:46 pm ICT by admin
By Anjali SinghLucknow:The democratic process may finally find expression politically if the newly constituted forum of social activists taking up people’s causes has its way.Called the People’s Politics Front (Lok Rajniti Manch), ... Read more...

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Manish gives hope for those in need of healthcare


February 2nd, 2009 - 1:50 pm ICT by admin
By Dr Sandeep PandeyIf he was not attending to needy patients in Lucknow today he would most likely have been a washerman in his birth place, Ballia district of eastern Uttar Pradesh. ... Read more...

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