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Gangster carrying Rs.1 lakh reward killed


October 28th, 2011 - 4:25 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, Oct 28 (IANS) A gangster carrying a reward of Rs.1 lakh for his capture was gunned down by police in Uttar Pradesh's Saharanpur district Friday, officials said.Mustafa alias Kaza, ... Read more...

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Policeman, home guard fired upon, weapons looted


October 15th, 2011 - 5:55 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, Oct 15 (IANS) In the second such incident in the last three days in western Uttar Pradesh, unidentified assailants fired at a policeman and a home guard, and ... Read more...

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Student stabs teacher inside classroom


October 4th, 2011 - 1:00 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, Oct 4 (IANS) Angry over being pulled up for indiscipline, a Class 11 student in Uttar Pradesh stabbed his teacher inside the classroom, police said Tuesday. The accused is ... Read more...

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Guard accidentally fires inside college, six injured


April 27th, 2011 - 3:02 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, April 27 (IANS) At least six students of a government-run college were injured in Uttar Pradesh's Saharanpur district Wednesday when a private security guard fired accidentally from his gun, ... Read more...

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Jail launches self-employment training for inmates


February 18th, 2011 - 6:13 pm ICT by IANS
Saharanpur (Uttar Pradesh), Feb 18 (IANS) In an attempt to make jail inmates self-employed, the prison authorities in this Uttar Oradesh city have tied up with a multi-business conglomerate for training them ... Read more...

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My Modi remarks misquoted: Deoband seminary chief


January 21st, 2011 - 7:37 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 21 (IANS) Prominent Islamic seminary Darul Uloom's chief Maulana Ghulam Mohammed Vastanvi Friday denied praising Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi, saying that he had been misquoted. "I have ... Read more...

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BSF trooper sets himself on fire, dies


December 6th, 2010 - 12:28 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, Dec 6 (IANS) A Border Security Force (BSF) trooper posted in Haryana burnt himself to death in Uttar Pradesh's Saharanpur district, police said Monday.Rakesh Kumar, who was around 40 years old, ... Read more...

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Four of family burnt to death in Uttar Pradesh


November 30th, 2010 - 3:08 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, Nov 30 (IANS) A couple and their two young children were burnt to death early Tuesday in a fire that broke out while they were sleeping in their home in Uttar ... Read more...

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Policeman shoots himself in Uttar Pradesh


November 29th, 2010 - 7:44 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, Nov 29 (IANS) A policeman allegedly shot himself dead in Uttar Pradesh's Saharanpur district Monday, police said.Police constable Pawan Sharma shot himself by his service rifle during his duty hours in ... Read more...

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Gangster gunned down in Uttar Pradesh


November 22nd, 2010 - 9:20 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, Nov 22 (IANS) A gangster who carried a reward of Rs.50,000 for his capture was shot dead by police in Uttar Pradesh's Saharanpur district Monday, an official said.Mohit Sharma, 30, who ... Read more...

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20 quintals of deer antlers seized in Uttar Pradesh


October 12th, 2010 - 9:02 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, Oct 12 (IANS) A huge haul of deer antlers, weighing around 20 quintals, was seized from a warehouse of a biscuit-manufacturing unit in Uttar Pradesh's Saharanpur district Tuesday, officials said.The antlers ... Read more...

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Kashmir part of India: Deoband clerics


October 10th, 2010 - 11:32 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, Oct 10 (IANS) Endorsing India's stand on Kashmir, the influential Darul Uloom Deoband Islamic seminary Sunday declared the state was an integral part of the country."India is like a bouquet of ... Read more...

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Three arrested with antlers in Uttar Pradesh


October 2nd, 2010 - 6:17 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, Oct 2 (IANS) Three poachers were arrested and nine quintals of antlers were seized in Uttar Pradesh's Saharanpur district, a forest official said Saturday."The antlers are mainly of spotted deer, sambar ... Read more...

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Locals attack police team with acid


September 27th, 2010 - 7:26 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, Sep 27 (IANS) Five policemen received multiple burn injuries when a group of locals, including women, threw acid at them in Uttar Pradesh's Saharanpur district Monday, an official said. The team ... Read more...

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13 injured as classroom ceiling collapses


September 13th, 2010 - 1:56 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, Sep 13 (IANS) Twelve Class 4 children and a teacher were injured Monday when the ceiling of their classroom collapsed in Uttar Pradesh's Saharanpur district, police said. The accident took place at ... Read more...

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Yamuna rises a meter above danger mark, but Delhi Government says no need to panic


September 10th, 2010 - 11:45 am ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Sept.10 (ANI): The Yamuna River, which flows on the outskirts of Delhi, rose a meter above the danger mark of 204.83 meters on Friday, after Haryana released over 800,000 cusecs ... Read more...

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Prisoner shot at inside train, one attacker killed


September 1st, 2010 - 7:07 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, Sep 1 (IANS) Armed miscreants in Uttar Pradesh's Saharanpur district Wednesday opened fire at a prisoner inside a train coach while a police team was taking him to a court. One ... Read more...

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Traders, BJP activists attack police in Uttar Pradesh


August 30th, 2010 - 4:27 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, Aug 30 (IANS) Over 2,000 traders and Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) activists Monday carried out violent protests, attacked policemen and damaged the district magistrate's vehicle in Uttar Pradesh's Saharanpur district, ... Read more...

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SP leader booked for inflammatory speech


April 8th, 2010 - 1:00 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, April 8 (IANS) Samajwadi Party (SP) national vice president Rashid Masood has been booked for making an inflammatory speech in Uttar Pradesh's Saharanpur district, allegedly intended at provoking party activists to ... Read more...

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No permission for Varun’’s Saharanpur rally, BJP furious


February 24th, 2010 - 12:43 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, Feb 24 (IANS) Citing lack of security personnel, the administration in Uttar Pradesh's Saharanpur district has denied Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) MP Varun Gandhi permission to hold a rally next ... Read more...

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Uttar Pradesh told to compensate factory blast victims’ kin


January 8th, 2010 - 6:27 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 8 (IANS) The Uttar Pradesh government has been asked to compensate the families of eight workers who died in an explosion inside a firecracker factory in the state's Saharanpur ... Read more...

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Six Bangladeshi men arrested in Uttar Pradesh


December 18th, 2009 - 11:16 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, Dec 18 (IANS) Six Bangladeshi men have been arrested in Uttar Pradesh's Saharanpur district for their alleged involvement in a human trafficking racket, police said Friday. "Acting on a tip-off from the ... Read more...

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Eight held with spurious drugs worth Rs.1 crore


November 6th, 2009 - 5:16 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, Nov 6 (IANS) Eight people were arrested with fake medicines worth nearly Rs.1 crore (Rs.10 million) in Uttar Pradesh's Saharanpur district, police said Friday. "Acting on a tip off, we raided a ... Read more...

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Computer engineer arrested for raping daughter


October 5th, 2009 - 8:12 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, Oct 5 (IANS) A computer engineer has been arrested for allegedly raping his 12-year-old daughter in Uttar Pradesh's Saharanpur district, police said Monday. Cathal Kindel, 38, was arrested from his house in ... Read more...

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Two poachers arrested with deer skin, antlers


September 19th, 2009 - 8:41 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, Sep 19 (IANS) Two poachers have been arrested alongwith three spotted deer skins and 50 antlers of the animal in Uttar Pradesh's Saharanpur district, forest officials said Saturday. Deepak Verma and Muneer ... Read more...

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Hooch toll rises to 29 in Uttar Pradesh


September 13th, 2009 - 3:06 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, Sep 13 (IANS) As many as 11 more people died after drinking spurious liquor in Saharanpur district Saturday and Sunday, taking the death toll from hooch to 29 in Uttar Pradesh, ... Read more...

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Six Bangladeshis held in Uttar Pradesh


August 8th, 2009 - 9:43 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, Aug 8 (IANS) Six Bangladeshis were arrested Saturday in Uttar Pradesh's Saharanpur district for their alleged involvement in a human trafficking racket, police said. "Acting on a tip-off from officials of the ... Read more...

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Five Chandigarh youths arrested in Uttar Pradesh


July 10th, 2009 - 4:13 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, July 10 (IANS) Five youths from Chandigarh involved with an inter-state auto lifting racket were arrested after a brief shootout in Uttar Pradesh's Saharanpur district, police said Friday. "The five, who are ... Read more...

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Groom demands dowry, gets garland of shoes instead


June 19th, 2009 - 7:23 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, June 19 (IANS) Just as the marriage ceremony was about to begin, a groom in Uttar Pradesh's Saharanpur district made a dowry demand. What he got instead was a garland of ... Read more...

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BSP worker held for raping woman


March 20th, 2009 - 2:01 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, March 20 (IANS) Three men, including a Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) worker, were arrested for abducting and raping a 24-year-old woman in Uttar Pradesh's Saharanpur district, police said Friday. The victim, ... Read more...

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Anonymous letter threatens terror strikes in Uttar Pradesh


February 27th, 2009 - 3:30 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, Feb 27 (IANS) Days after a caller from Pakistan warned of terror strikes in Uttar Pradesh's Saharanpur district, the police have received an anonymous letter naming sites where the attacks would ... Read more...

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Caller from Pakistan threatens terror attacks in Uttar Pradesh


February 24th, 2009 - 1:28 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, Feb 24 (IANS) Security has been tightened in Uttar Pradesh's Saharanpur district following a call from Pakistan threatening to carry out terror strikes in the region, police said Tuesday. "The caller from ... Read more...

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Saharanpur factories shut to protest killing of industrialist’s son


February 4th, 2009 - 3:14 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, Feb 4 (IANS) All industrial units in Uttar Pradesh's Saharanpur district Wednesday announced an indefinite strike to protest the kidnapping and murder of the minor son of an industrialist.Sajal Sadana, 16, ... Read more...

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16 arrested for throwing stones at Uttar Pradesh policemen


December 26th, 2008 - 4:57 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, Dec 26 (IANS) Sixteen Muslims were arrested Friday for throwing stones at police officers in Uttar Pradesh's Saharanpur district, after an altercation during which a policeman allegedly made derogatory comments about ... Read more...

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Four Bangladeshi infiltrators arrested in Uttar Pradesh


October 25th, 2008 - 3:21 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, Oct 25 (IANS) Four alleged Bangladeshi infiltrators were arrested in Uttar Pradesh's Saharanpur district, police said Saturday."The infiltrators, who are under interrogation, have admitted that they illegally entered India through the ... Read more...

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