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Defer forensic expert’s cross-examination: Nupur Talwar


August 21st, 2012 - 8:26 pm ICT by IANS
Ghaziabad, Aug 21 (IANS) A CBI special court here Tuesday adjourned the proceedings in the Aarushi-Hemraj double-murder for a day after accused Nupur Talwar filed a plea seeking the ... Read more...

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Incessant rains hit life in parts of Rajasthan


August 14th, 2012 - 11:36 pm ICT by IANS
Jaipur, August 14 (IANS) Incessant rains since the past three days have hit life in several districts of Rajasthan including Banswara, Chittorgarh, Kota and Baran, with some bridges being damaged ... Read more...

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AK-47 missing from UP Police store


August 14th, 2012 - 7:16 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, Aug 14 (IANS) Three policemen were suspended in Pratapgarh in Uttar Pradesh Tuesday after it was found that an AK-47 assault rifle and 100 cartridges were missing from the ... Read more...

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Couple arrested for killing film producer in Delhi


June 20th, 2012 - 10:27 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 20 (IANS) A 24-year-old woman and her husband have been arrested for killing a film producer after he made advances towards the woman, police said here Wednesday.Shama ... Read more...

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Four killed in Rajasthan bus accident


April 28th, 2012 - 10:40 pm ICT by IANS
Jaipur, April 28 (IANS) Four men were killed when the car they were travelling in collided with a bus in Rajasthan's Chittorgarh district Saturday, police said.The mishap occurred in the ... Read more...

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BSP man killed as violence continues in UP despite appeals


March 10th, 2012 - 7:02 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, March 10 (IANS) A BSP activist was killed in a clash in Uttar Pradesh's Hardoi district as violence by Samajwadi Party workers continued across the state Saturday, despite ... Read more...

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57 percent turnout in UP’s fourth phase: Poll panel (Lead)


February 19th, 2012 - 10:02 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 19 (IANS) The voter turnout in the fourth phase of Uttar Pradesh's assembly elections Sunday was recorded at 57 percent, the poll panel said, adding the balloting ... Read more...

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57 percent turnout estimated in UP poll’s fourth phase (Evening Lead)


February 19th, 2012 - 7:57 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, Feb 19 (IANS) Starting on a sluggish note, voting across 56 constituencies, including Lucknow, in the fourth phase of the Uttar Pradesh assembly elections Sunday picked up pace ... Read more...

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Peaceful polling in UP, young Lucknow voters queue up (Third Lead)


February 19th, 2012 - 1:24 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, Feb 19 (IANS) Polling proceeded peacefully in 56 constituencies that voted in the fourth round of the Uttar Pradesh assembly elections Sunday, with young voters turning up in ... Read more...

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Voting picks up in UP after slow start (Second Lead)


February 19th, 2012 - 12:23 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, Feb 19 (IANS) The morning chill initially kept many voters in the confines of their homes in Uttar Pradesh, but picked up as the day progressed Sunday when ... Read more...

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All eyes on Lucknow in fourth phase of UP polls


February 18th, 2012 - 7:58 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, Feb 18 (IANS) The fourth phase of Uttar Pradesh state assembly elections Sunday has a major focus on Lucknow where the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) tries to retain ... Read more...

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Stampedes at religious places in over a decade


November 8th, 2011 - 8:48 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 8 (IANS) Following are some of the stampedes at religious places in India claiming many lives in over a decade:Nov 8, 2011 - At least 16 people ... Read more...

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Four injured as communities clash in Uttar Pradesh


October 6th, 2011 - 11:05 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, Oct 6 (IANS) A skirmish between two communities left four people injured in Uttar Pradesh's Pratapgarh district Thursday, police said.It happened when a heated argument at a tea stall ... Read more...

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Congress releases first list for Uttar Pradesh polls


August 22nd, 2011 - 6:54 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, Aug 22 (IANS) The Congress Monday released its first list of 73 candidates for the Uttar Pradesh assembly elections with familiar names like state Congress president Rita Bahuguna ... Read more...

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Three crushed to death by train


August 8th, 2011 - 12:20 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, Aug 8 (IANS) Three members of a family, including a teenaged boy, were mowed to death by an express train while trying to cross a railway track in Uttar ... Read more...

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CESC’s Haldia thermal power project by 2013-14


July 29th, 2011 - 7:47 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, July 29 (IANS) The 600 MW thermal power project at West Bengal's Haldia, being developed by power utility CESC Limited - a RP-Sanjiv Goenka Group company, is scheduled to ... Read more...

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Abducted builder found dead, three held


June 20th, 2011 - 8:40 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 20 (IANS) Two days after he was kidnapped from south Delhi, a 56-year-old builder was found dead Monday in Noida area, Delhi Police said. Three people have ... Read more...

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Seven killed in Uttar Pradesh road accident


June 10th, 2011 - 12:57 am ICT by IANS
Lucknow, June 9 (IANS) Seven members of a marriage party were killed when a state roadways bus ploughed into their vehicle Thursday on the outskirts of this Uttar Pradesh state ... Read more...

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Warrant issued for Sanjay Dutt’s arrest


May 28th, 2011 - 7:55 pm ICT by IANS
Mau (Uttar Pradesh), May 28 (IANS) A local court in this Uttar Pradesh district Saturday issued a non-bailable warrant against filmstar Sanjay Dutt for making provocative utterances during the ... Read more...

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Jat agitation in Lucknow disrupts train services


March 7th, 2011 - 2:44 pm ICT by ANI
Lucknow, Mar 7(ANI): Thousands of Jats in Lucknow have disrupted railway services, following the protest over reservation in central jobs under Other Backward Classes(OBC) category.Atleast 12 trains were cancelled and 30 trains ... Read more...

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Rajasthan NGO gets special status from UN body


February 17th, 2011 - 4:46 pm ICT by IANS
Jaipur, Feb 17 (IANS) A Rajasthan NGO, Vaagdhara, which works for the empowerment of impoverished and vulnerable groups in the state, is among 17 from across the world to be granted special ... Read more...

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Jilted lover throws acid on girl, family


February 12th, 2011 - 8:09 pm ICT by IANS
Pratapgarh (Uttar Pradesh), Feb 12 (IANS) Angered by repeated rejections from a teenaged girl, a man barged into her home here and threw acid on the girl and two of her family ... 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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Six more die in UP, two in Rajastan as winter freeze spreads (Roundup)


January 4th, 2011 - 10:25 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 4 (IANS) Stinging cold and a thick blanket of fog in some places continued to haunt people in northern India Tuesday with six more deaths were reported from Uttar ... Read more...

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Two killed in Uttar Pradesh panchayat polls violence


October 22nd, 2010 - 9:54 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, Oct 22 (IANS) Two people were killed in sporadic incidents of violence during the third round of the four-phased panchayat polls in Uttar Pradesh Friday.While candidate Shyam Tripathi was gunned down ... Read more...

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Tripura artist specializes in making miniatures of goddess Durga


October 14th, 2010 - 8:14 pm ICT by ANI
By Pinaki DasPratapgarh (Tripura), Oct.14 (ANI): An artist from Pratapgarh town in West Tripura district has specialized in making miniatures of Goddess Durga.Tapan Pal said he gradually shifted to miniatures after experimenting ... Read more...

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Violence in Uttar Pradesh town after schoolboy’s death


August 10th, 2010 - 8:07 pm ICT by IANS
Pratapgarh (Uttar Pradesh), Aug 10 (IANS) The death of a teenaged student, mowed down by a speeding bus, sparked violence in this Uttar Pradesh town Tuesday, with an angry mob indulging in ... Read more...

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Man dies in police custody, three cops suspended


June 21st, 2010 - 1:00 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, June 21 (IANS) The death of a physically-challenged man in police custody sparked mob fury and led to the suspension of three policemen in Uttar Pradesh's Pratapgarh district, officials said Monday. The ... Read more...

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Vice principal shot dead in Uttar Pradesh


June 15th, 2010 - 11:04 am ICT by IANS
Lucknow, June 15 (IANS) A vice principal of a government-aided school was shot dead by unidentified assailants in Uttar Pradesh's Pratapgarh district early Tuesday, police said. Devi Prasad Pandey, 58, the vice principal ... Read more...

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Poacher held with over 300 tortoises in Uttar Pradesh


June 12th, 2010 - 10:34 am ICT by IANS
Lucknow, June 12 (IANS) A poacher has been arrested with 335 tortoises in Uttar Pradesh's Sultanpur district, police said Saturday. Iqbal Ahmad, 45, was nabbed late Friday from Amethi railway station, about 150 ... Read more...

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Bihar businessman’s murderers arrested in Uttar Pradesh


June 10th, 2010 - 10:04 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, June 10 (IANS) Three criminals wanted in connection with the murder of a Bihar-based businessman have been arrested in Uttar Pradesh's Pratapgarh district, police said Thursday. The three, including Rajneesh Rai, one ... Read more...

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Cop rapes woman in Lucknow, suspended


June 10th, 2010 - 12:34 am ICT by IANS
Lucknow, June 9 (IANS) A 24-year-old woman was allegedly raped by a police constable, police said Wednesday. Yadav, 25, allegedly raped the woman Tuesday evening. The woman had arrived in Lucknow a ... Read more...

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Four arrested with antique idols worth Rs.5 crore


June 7th, 2010 - 11:33 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, June 7 (IANS) Four men have been arrested in Uttar Pradesh's Pratapgarh district with two 'ashtdhatu' (eight-metal) idols worth Rs.5 crore in the international market, police said Monday. The four, who are ... Read more...

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CRPF trooper kills man over land dispute


June 4th, 2010 - 1:21 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, June 4 (IANS) A Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) trooper shot dead his neighbour over a land row in Uttar Pradesh's Pratapgarh district, police said Friday. Hari Shankar Shukla, 30, killed 50-year-old ... Read more...

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