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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.

Toll due to floods in Assam, Bihar rises to 174; IMD issues heavy rainfall warning for Mumbai
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Toll due to floods in Assam, Bihar rises to 174; IMD issues heavy rainfall warning for Mumbai

Floods in Bihar and Assam claimed four more lives on Tuesday taking the toll to 174, while two persons were killed due to lightning in Uttar Pradesh.

Firstpost Campaign Trails: To Varanasi & Ghazipur
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Firstpost Campaign Trails: To Varanasi & Ghazipur

Firstpost took 8 of its readers to play the role of journalists in Prime Minister Narendra Modi and sitting Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) MP Manoj Sinha’s Varanasi and Ghazipur Lok Sabha constituencies, respectively, in early May.

Ganga water in UP-WB stretch unfit for direct drinking and bathing, contains high level of coliform: Pollution control board
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Ganga water in UP-WB stretch unfit for direct drinking and bathing, contains high level of coliform: Pollution control board

The Ganga River water is absolutely unfit for "direct drinking" and only seven spots from where it passes can be consumed after disinfection, the Central Pollution Control Board (CPCB) has said

BJP chief Amit Shah claims Opposition is raising questions on EVMs as it is 'rattled by likely defeat'
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BJP chief Amit Shah claims Opposition is raising questions on EVMs as it is 'rattled by likely defeat'

Slamming Opposition parties, Amit Shah said in tweets that they started protesting against EVMs only after sixth phase of polling

EVM transfer allegations: EC refutes Opposition claim that voting machines being moved around unprotected before counting day
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EVM transfer allegations: EC refutes Opposition claim that voting machines being moved around unprotected before counting day

The Election Commission of India (ECI) on Tuesday dismissed claims by Opposition parties that Electronic Voting Machines (EVMs) are being moved around unprotected ahead of the counting of votes for the ongoing Lok Sabha election 2019 on 23 May. It also rejected allegations of discrepancies at the strong rooms where the EVMs have been kept prior to the announcement of the results on Thursday.

The meandering narrative of electoral politics
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The meandering narrative of electoral politics

The narrative matters the most in this digital age, thanks to Whatsapp University

A quick journey of startling contrasts
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A quick journey of startling contrasts

Revival and rejuvenation of Ganga has been a massive, costly effort, but to little avail

In Uttar Pradesh's Ghazipur, developmental work may give BJP edge over gathbandhan's caste arithmetic
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In Uttar Pradesh's Ghazipur, developmental work may give BJP edge over gathbandhan's caste arithmetic

A newly-built neat glass facade of grey, with blue and red outlines, welcomes visitors and passengers at Ghazipur railway station.

Spectacle of Narendra Modi's Varanasi roadshow likely to push Rahul Gandhi, Priyanka's rallies to background today
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Spectacle of Narendra Modi's Varanasi roadshow likely to push Rahul Gandhi, Priyanka's rallies to background today

Preparations are underway in Varanasi, the parliamentary constituency of Prime Minister Narendra Modi, as he is expected to file his nomination papers for the Lok Sabha election on Friday. The preparations in the city suggest that Modi will hold a massive roadshow in Varanasi on Thursday evening.

Lok Sabha polls: UP's Ghazipur is nothing like it was in 1970s, but Manoj Sinha has emerged as 2019's Sarjoo Pandey
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Lok Sabha polls: UP's Ghazipur is nothing like it was in 1970s, but Manoj Sinha has emerged as 2019's Sarjoo Pandey

Union communication minister Manoj Sinha fondly remembers communist leader Sarjoo Pandey (1919-89), arguably the tallest mass leader eastern Uttar Pradesh ever produced

Yogi Adityanath announces Rs 25 lakh ex-gratia each to kin of two CRPF jawans killed in Kupwara encounter
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Yogi Adityanath announces Rs 25 lakh ex-gratia each to kin of two CRPF jawans killed in Kupwara encounter

Adityanath said the supreme sacrifice of these brave jawans will not go in vain and that the entire nation is standing with them.

Numerous cases of UP Police falsely implicating, arresting Muslims under charges disproportionate to crime, reveals report
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Numerous cases of UP Police falsely implicating, arresting Muslims under charges disproportionate to crime, reveals report

Investigation reveals allegations of police excesses including falsely implicating and arresting Muslim men, levying onerous charges against them that are disproportionate to their alleged crime, and applying different legal yardsticks to Muslim and Hindu accused.

Firstpost Editor's Picks: Bullet train controversy, Ghazipur violence, heightened security in Bhima Koregaon; today's must read stories
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Firstpost Editor's Picks: Bullet train controversy, Ghazipur violence, heightened security in Bhima Koregaon; today's must read stories

The Maharashtra government has suspended an information officer for allegedly providing "incorrect information" under the Right to Information Act.

Ghazipur violence: 11 arrested after constable's death in stone pelting; Congress calls it 'Adityanath's jungle rule'
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Ghazipur violence: 11 arrested after constable's death in stone pelting; Congress calls it 'Adityanath's jungle rule'

The Congress on Saturday slammed the Uttar Pradesh government over the death of a police constable in Ghazipur in stone pelting by a mob, alleging that in Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath's "jungle rule" neither the people were safe, nor the police.

Uttar Pradesh Police constable killed in stone-pelting by protesters in Ghazipur; agitators were prevented from going to Modi's rally
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Uttar Pradesh Police constable killed in stone-pelting by protesters in Ghazipur; agitators were prevented from going to Modi's rally

Uttar Pradesh Police constable Suresh Vats (48) was hit on the head by a stone when he went to end the traffic jam.

Narendra Modi in Ghazipur: PM terms Congress 'lollipop company', takes swipe at party's farm loan waiver promises
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Narendra Modi in Ghazipur: PM terms Congress 'lollipop company', takes swipe at party's farm loan waiver promises

Narendra Modi said in Ghazipur, “This chowkidar of yours is toiling very hard day and night, and with honesty, to brighten your future."

Delhi HC bans slaughtering of live birds in Ghazipur mandi; only their sale permitted
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Delhi HC bans slaughtering of live birds in Ghazipur mandi; only their sale permitted

The Delhi High Court on Monday banned slaughtering of birds in the Ghazipur 'murga mandi' in New Delhi. Only selling of live birds will be permitted in the area, the court said in its interim order.

Narendra Modi to begin two-day tour of Uttar Pradesh today: PM to lay foundation stone for Purvanchal Expressway
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Narendra Modi to begin two-day tour of Uttar Pradesh today: PM to lay foundation stone for Purvanchal Expressway

Narendra Modi will begin a two-day tour of eastern Uttar Pradesh today, visiting his parliamentary constituency Varanasi.

'You say you are Superman, but you don't do anything': SC slams Delhi L-G over garbage woes in capital
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'You say you are Superman, but you don't do anything': SC slams Delhi L-G over garbage woes in capital

The bench directed the office of the LG to file an affidavit by 16 July indicating the time frame on the steps it is supposed to take to deal with the situation.