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From airports to expressways, Modi-Yogi double engine government gives Uttar Pradesh big infra push
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From airports to expressways, Modi-Yogi double engine government gives Uttar Pradesh big infra push

Be it the Jewar Airport or Purvanchal Expressway, Uttar Pradesh is witnessing a massive transformation in its infrastructure sector

UP polls: BJP appoints Adityanath as 'panna pramukh' of booth in Gorakhpur Urban constituency
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UP polls: BJP appoints Adityanath as 'panna pramukh' of booth in Gorakhpur Urban constituency

A 'panna pramukh' or person in-charge of a page of voters' list is the first point of contact for most voters in the BJP's election management machinery

UP businessman dies in police raid at Gorakhpur hotel; case lodged against six cops
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UP businessman dies in police raid at Gorakhpur hotel; case lodged against six cops

Police had earlier denied the charge and said he received a head injury after he fell on the ground as he was drunk

Assembly Polls 2022: BJP makes Dharmendra Pradhan in charge of UP, Pralhad Joshi gets Uttarakhand
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Assembly Polls 2022: BJP makes Dharmendra Pradhan in charge of UP, Pralhad Joshi gets Uttarakhand

Union ministers Hardeep Singh Puri and Meenakshi Lekhi have been named co-incharges for the Punjab polls along with MP Vinod Chavda

COVID-19 in Gorakhpur: In city where clicking pyres is barred, crematorium records show scores died on days state claims zero deaths
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COVID-19 in Gorakhpur: In city where clicking pyres is barred, crematorium records show scores died on days state claims zero deaths

If the recent toll in Gorakhpur has not reached double digits, how are there so many bodies burning on the pyres at Rajghat crematorium?

Kafeel Khan, 80 others included in list of history-sheeters in UP's Gorakhpur, to be on police radar
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Kafeel Khan, 80 others included in list of history-sheeters in UP's Gorakhpur, to be on police radar

Kafeel Khan's brother Adeel Khan, however, told PTI that the history-sheet against the doctor was opened on 18 June, 2020, but the information was given to the media on Friday

'Good judgment': SC refuses to interfere with Allahabad HC order quashing Kafeel Khan's detention under NSA
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'Good judgment': SC refuses to interfere with Allahabad HC order quashing Kafeel Khan's detention under NSA

The court, however, said that its observation will not impact any other proceedings and also observed that the criminal cases against Khan will be decided on their own merits

NHRC sends notice to Uttar Pradesh government, DGP over killing of murder accused by mob
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NHRC sends notice to Uttar Pradesh government, DGP over killing of murder accused by mob

A well-equipped police team was present on the spot when the victim was brutally attacked with sticks and stones, the NHRC said

From Mukhtar Ansari to Harishankar Tiwari, UP's 'bahubali' leaders have long rap sheets, political influence in spades
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From Mukhtar Ansari to Harishankar Tiwari, UP's 'bahubali' leaders have long rap sheets, political influence in spades

The intersection of crime and politics is perhaps nowhere more evident than in Uttar Pradesh, where one in four legislators have criminal cases, including rape and murder, against them.

Over 21 lakh migrant labourers have returned to Uttar Pradesh on 1,550 Shramik trains, says official; maximum workers from Gujarat, Maharashtra
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Over 21 lakh migrant labourers have returned to Uttar Pradesh on 1,550 Shramik trains, says official; maximum workers from Gujarat, Maharashtra

More than 21 lakh migrant labourers have returned to Uttar Pradesh from different parts of the country on over 1,500 special trains so far

Gorakhpur-bound shramik special train from Mumbai diverted via Odisha due to 'heavy traffic congestion', says Western Railways
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Gorakhpur-bound shramik special train from Mumbai diverted via Odisha due to 'heavy traffic congestion', says Western Railways

Incidentally, when the train reached Rourkela station in Odisha on Saturday morning, reports said passengers were confused and suspected that the driver had lost his way.

Sharda river's changing course is creating perpetual refugees, rendering infrastructure futile
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Sharda river's changing course is creating perpetual refugees, rendering infrastructure futile

As the Sharda River submerges their land and homes, refugees from then East Pakistan and of Uttar Pradesh are being displaced again and again.

Anti-CAA protests in Delhi: Children, senior citizens, college students among hundreds who marched from Mandi House to Jantar Mantar
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Anti-CAA protests in Delhi: Children, senior citizens, college students among hundreds who marched from Mandi House to Jantar Mantar

Hundreds of protesters, including students and civil society members, poured onto the streets in central Delhi protesting against CAA, NRC

'We all know what happened in Gorakhpur': Arvind Kejriwal hits back at Yogi Adityanath during public meeting in Delhi's Vishwas Nagar
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'We all know what happened in Gorakhpur': Arvind Kejriwal hits back at Yogi Adityanath during public meeting in Delhi's Vishwas Nagar

Delhi chief minister Arvind Kejriwal on Sunday hit out at Uttar Pradesh chief minister Yogi Adityanath, telling him to focus on the schools and hospitals in his state.

Kafeel Khan sent to 14-days judicial custody over remarks made during anti-CAA stir in AMU, transferred to Mathura jail
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Kafeel Khan sent to 14-days judicial custody over remarks made during anti-CAA stir in AMU, transferred to Mathura jail

Child specialist Kafeel Khan, who was accused of making an inflammatory speech at AMU, was remanded to 14 days' judicial custody and later transferred to Mathura jail, officials said on Saturday.

Being framed, don’t trust UP police, says Kafeel Khan after STF unit arrests him in Mumbai over remarks at anti-CAA stir a month ago
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Being framed, don’t trust UP police, says Kafeel Khan after STF unit arrests him in Mumbai over remarks at anti-CAA stir a month ago

Kafeel Khan has requested the Maharashtra government to let him stay in the state, saying he doesn’t trust the Uttar Pradesh Police, after being arrested on Wednesday night

Citizenship Amendment Act: 32,000 refugees identified from 21 districts of UP, says state minister Shrikant Sharma
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Citizenship Amendment Act: 32,000 refugees identified from 21 districts of UP, says state minister Shrikant Sharma

The districts from where the first list of refugees under CAA has arrived included Sahranpur, Gorakhpur, Aligarh, Rampur, Pratapgarh, Pilibhit, Lucknow, Varnaasi, Bahraich, Lakhimpur, Rampur, Meerut, Agra.

Kota infant deaths: Green carpet rolled out to welcome Rajasthan health minister at hospital where over 100 children died, removed later
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Kota infant deaths: Green carpet rolled out to welcome Rajasthan health minister at hospital where over 100 children died, removed later

The state-run hospital in Kota, where more than 100 children died in December, rolled out a 'green carpet' on Friday to welcome Rajasthan Health Minister Raghu Sharma

Over 1,000 children died in UP's Gorakhpur in last 12 months, claims Akhilesh Yadav after Yogi Adityanath slams Congress over infant deaths in Kota
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Over 1,000 children died in UP's Gorakhpur in last 12 months, claims Akhilesh Yadav after Yogi Adityanath slams Congress over infant deaths in Kota

Training his guns on the Chief Minister of Uttar Pradesh, Akhilesh Yadav said, "Yogi Adityanath is worried about Kota deaths. When will he be worried about the Gorakhpur deaths."