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Bypoll results 2022: BJP bags two Lok Sabha seats; AAP wins Rajinder Nagar but loses Sangrur
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Bypoll results 2022: BJP bags two Lok Sabha seats; AAP wins Rajinder Nagar but loses Sangrur

In Tripura, the BJP won three out of four seats, Congress won one each in Tripura and Jharkhand and YSRC retained Atmakuru in Andhra Pradesh

UP Lok Sabha bypoll results: BJP sweeps Samajwadi Party bastions Azamgarh and Rampur
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UP Lok Sabha bypoll results: BJP sweeps Samajwadi Party bastions Azamgarh and Rampur

While, Ghanshyam Lodhi won the Rampur parliamentary seat by defeating his nearest rival by over 42,000 votes; Dinesh Lal Yadav (Nirhua) defeated Dharmendra Yadav, cousin of Samajwadi Party chief AkhileshYadav, by 11,000 votes in Azamgarh

Lok Sabha bypolls: Voting in Uttar Pradesh's Azamgarh, Rampur underway; 19 candidates in fray
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Lok Sabha bypolls: Voting in Uttar Pradesh's Azamgarh, Rampur underway; 19 candidates in fray

The bypolls to the Azamgarh seat were necessitated by the resignation of Samajwadi Party (SP) chief Akhilesh Yadav, who was elected to the Uttar Pradesh Legislative Assembly as an MLA in the elections earlier this year

Azamgarh by-polls: You have got the opportunity to turn this 'Aatankgarh' into 'Aryamgarh', says Yogi to voters
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Azamgarh by-polls: You have got the opportunity to turn this 'Aatankgarh' into 'Aryamgarh', says Yogi to voters

Uttar Pradesh's chief minister attended a public meeting in Akbelpur and Baghila villages for the by-elections of Azamgarh parliamentary seat on Sunday

UP polls: Will contest elections after taking permission from people of Azamgarh, says Akhilesh Yadav
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UP polls: Will contest elections after taking permission from people of Azamgarh, says Akhilesh Yadav

Elections for the 403 Assembly constituencies in Uttar Pradesh will be held in seven phases starting 10 February

Three minor sisters burnt to death as cylinder catches fire in Uttar Pradesh's Azamgarh
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Three minor sisters burnt to death as cylinder catches fire in Uttar Pradesh's Azamgarh

The cylinder leaked when Dipanjali (11), Shivansi (6) and Shrejal (4) were in the kitchen while their mother had stepped out to get some water

Islamic scholar and Padma awardee Maulana Wahiduddin Khan passes away aged 96 in Delhi
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Islamic scholar and Padma awardee Maulana Wahiduddin Khan passes away aged 96 in Delhi

Through the course of his lifetime, Khan wrote 200 books that advocated spirituality and prophetic wisdom. He also established the Centre for Peace and Spirituality in 2001 in a bid to promote interfaith dialogue and peaceful co-existence in a multicultural society.

UP govt's name and shame campaign: Police removes posters of Sengar, Chinmayanand put up by SP-linked outfit, files FIR
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UP govt's name and shame campaign: Police removes posters of Sengar, Chinmayanand put up by SP-linked outfit, files FIR

The posters also had a photograph of self-styled godman Ram Rahim and read: "On the orders of chief minister, pictures of rapists have been put up in Azamgarh"

Pilot dies as four-seater training aircraft crashes in Uttar Pradesh's Azamgarh
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Pilot dies as four-seater training aircraft crashes in Uttar Pradesh's Azamgarh

The aircraft, which belonged to the Indira Gandhi Rashtriya Udan Akademi, crashed into an agricultural field in Kushaha Fariuddinpur village around 11.30 on Monday morning due to bad weather conditions

AMU alumnus Sharjeel Usmani arrested by UP Police for 'inciting' 15 Dec anti-CAA protest in varsity
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AMU alumnus Sharjeel Usmani arrested by UP Police for 'inciting' 15 Dec anti-CAA protest in varsity

Reports said that Sharjeel Usmani was arrested by five or six plain-clothed policemen while he was out for some tea. his laptop, books and a set of clothes have been confiscated from his home.

Arrested for sedition in UP's Azamgarh district, maulana says he tried to defuse CAA, NRC protest, not instigate it
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Arrested for sedition in UP's Azamgarh district, maulana says he tried to defuse CAA, NRC protest, not instigate it

Events are related to the sit-in protest called by a group of women in UP's Azamgarh district to protest against CAA and NRC. The FIR contradicts Rashadi’s version. Dubbing the protesters 'rioters', the FIR said that in spite of warning them about the Section 144, which prohibits gathering of more than 3 people, they did not withdraw the protest.

UP Police arrests 12 under NSA for thrashing Dalits in Azamgarh's Sikandarpur Aima village; local SHO suspended
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UP Police arrests 12 under NSA for thrashing Dalits in Azamgarh's Sikandarpur Aima village; local SHO suspended

Twelve people were arrested after they thrashed youths in a Dalit locality in Azamgarh and charged under the stringent NSA, a senior officer said on Saturday

Self-driven, mature and mentally stronger: Sarfaraz Khan 2.0 takes flight in hope to soar
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Self-driven, mature and mentally stronger: Sarfaraz Khan 2.0 takes flight in hope to soar

The last 4-5 years have been a bumpy journey for Sarfaraz Khan. The ups and downs and the struggles from a very young age made Sarfaraz mentally strong. Here's the story of his stellar comeback.

Priyanka Gandhi visits families of jailed anti-CAA protesters in Uttar Pradesh’s Azamgarh, says Yogi Adityanath govt is ‘anti-people’
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Priyanka Gandhi visits families of jailed anti-CAA protesters in Uttar Pradesh’s Azamgarh, says Yogi Adityanath govt is ‘anti-people’

Congress leader Priyanka Gandhi Vadra on Wednesday met the families of jailed anti-Citizenship Amendment Act (CAA) protesters in Akhilesh Yadav's stronghold, days after her party targeted the Samajwadi Party (SP) chief for not finding time to visit his Parliamentary constituency.

Uttar Pradesh Police arrests 20 at anti-CAA protests in Azamgarh's Bilariaganj for 'using foul language against Narendra Modi'
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Uttar Pradesh Police arrests 20 at anti-CAA protests in Azamgarh's Bilariaganj for 'using foul language against Narendra Modi'

Superintendent of Police, Triveni Singh said, 'FIR has been registered against 35 named and over 100 unidentified persons involved in anti-CAA protests near Jauhar park in Bilariaganj area. Of them 20 have been arrested'

Uttar Pradesh: 14 dead, 8 injured today in rain-related incidents today, North Eastern Railway services disrupted
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Uttar Pradesh: 14 dead, 8 injured today in rain-related incidents today, North Eastern Railway services disrupted

As many as 14 fresh rain-related deaths were reported from across the state, the Uttar Pradesh government said on Sunday.

Residents of low-lying areas in Uttar Pradesh's Prayagraj suffer as rise in water level of Yamuna and Ganga leads to flooding
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Residents of low-lying areas in Uttar Pradesh's Prayagraj suffer as rise in water level of Yamuna and Ganga leads to flooding

The continuous rise in the water levels of Ganga and Yamuna rivers due to flooding has made the lives of residents in low-lying areas in and around Prayagraj difficult. They are forced to wade through knee-deep water in order to reach from one place to another in the flood-affected region.

Lok Sabha polls: In Azamgarh, Akhilesh Yadav hopes to hand 'embarrassing defeat' to BJP, says city has 'socialism in its soil'
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Lok Sabha polls: In Azamgarh, Akhilesh Yadav hopes to hand 'embarrassing defeat' to BJP, says city has 'socialism in its soil'

The SP won the Azamgarh Lok Sabha seat for the first time in 1996, when Ramakant Yadav contested and triumphed.

Lok Sabha Election 2019: SP chief Akhilesh Yadav to contest from father Mulayam Singh's Azamgarh constituency
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Lok Sabha Election 2019: SP chief Akhilesh Yadav to contest from father Mulayam Singh's Azamgarh constituency

The party also released a list of campaigners which includes Akhilesh Yadav, Ram Gopal Yadav, Azam Khan, Dimple Yadav and Jaya Bachchan.

Samajwadi Party patron Mulayam Singh Yadav's name not included in list of star campaigners for Lok Sabha polls
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Samajwadi Party patron Mulayam Singh Yadav's name not included in list of star campaigners for Lok Sabha polls

The Samajwadi Party has fielded Mulayam Singh Yadav from Mainpuri which is described as its "safest" seat.