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Cabinet approves international airport at Kushinagar; move will bring better opportunities for locals, says Narendra Modi
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Cabinet approves international airport at Kushinagar; move will bring better opportunities for locals, says Narendra Modi

The Union Cabinet on Wednesday gave its approval for declaring Kushinagar airport in Uttar Pradesh as an international airport in a bid to improve connectivity to the important Buddhist site.

55-year-old journalist working with local Hindi newspaper in UP’s Dubouli village killed; investigation underway
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55-year-old journalist working with local Hindi newspaper in UP’s Dubouli village killed; investigation underway

The victim, Radheyshyam Sharma, was associated with a local Hindi newspaper, police are probing the matter and trying to ascertain the motive

Ten killed, 8.5 lakh affected in Assam floods; heavy monsoon triggers landslides in Mizoram, Arunachal Pradesh
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Ten killed, 8.5 lakh affected in Assam floods; heavy monsoon triggers landslides in Mizoram, Arunachal Pradesh

Heavy monsoon showers triggered landslides and house collapse in parts of the North East, claiming at least 10 lives and leaving over 8.5 lakh in Assam.

Barabanki Hooch Tragedy: 16 dead, three arrested; Uttar Pradesh govt announces 2 lakh compensation
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Barabanki Hooch Tragedy: 16 dead, three arrested; Uttar Pradesh govt announces 2 lakh compensation

Following the unfortunate death of 16 people due to consumption of spurious liquor, Uttar Pradesh police have arrested three people while the state government has announced a compensation of Rs 2 lakh each for the deceased.

Hooch tragedy: 10 people die in Uttar Pradesh's Barabanki after consuming spurious liquor; district official, police officers suspended
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Hooch tragedy: 10 people die in Uttar Pradesh's Barabanki after consuming spurious liquor; district official, police officers suspended

Months after Saharanpur and Kushinagar hooch tragedy, at ten least people, including four members of the same family, died after consuming spurious liquor in Ramnagar area of Barabanki district on Tuesday.

After Yogi, Naqvi's 'Modi ki sena' remark, PM makes reference to 'my jawan' at rally, asks if forces need EC's permission to kill terrorists
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After Yogi, Naqvi's 'Modi ki sena' remark, PM makes reference to 'my jawan' at rally, asks if forces need EC's permission to kill terrorists

Addressing a rally in Uttar Pradesh, Prime Minister Narendra Modi, asked if 'my jawan' will go to seek the permission of the EC before firing at terrorists

'My only caste is poor': Narendra Modi in Uttar Pradesh says Opposition parties will fall flat in Lok Sabha polls
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'My only caste is poor': Narendra Modi in Uttar Pradesh says Opposition parties will fall flat in Lok Sabha polls

As campaigning for Lok Sabha polls entered the final phase, Prime Minister Narendra Modi Sunday predicted the defeat of the opposition parties, saying the people were voting for an effective government

Rising demand for hooch during elections, used to influence voters, increases risk of more spurious liquor-related deaths
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Rising demand for hooch during elections, used to influence voters, increases risk of more spurious liquor-related deaths

Over 100 people died in hooch tragedies in February in Uttar Pradesh's Saharanpur and Kushinagar and in Haridwar in Uttarakhand.

NHRC issues notice to UP government over spurious liquor production in Mainpuri; 150 women lost husbands to hooch, say reports
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NHRC issues notice to UP government over spurious liquor production in Mainpuri; 150 women lost husbands to hooch, say reports

NHRC took suo motu cognizance of reports that in Pusaina village, out of 300 families, 150 have widows whose husbands died after consuming spurious liquor

Uttar Pradesh-Uttarakhand hooch tragedy: Main accused arrested from Rajasthan's Bhilwara
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Uttar Pradesh-Uttarakhand hooch tragedy: Main accused arrested from Rajasthan's Bhilwara

The main accused in the Uttar Pradesh-Uttarakhand hooch tragedy Harendra Yadav has been arrested from Rajasthan’s Bhilwara

Hooch tragedies: Lack of uniformity in taxation, pricing leads to inter-state smuggling; India needs National Alcohol Policy
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Hooch tragedies: Lack of uniformity in taxation, pricing leads to inter-state smuggling; India needs National Alcohol Policy

Hooch deaths aren't a one-off incident caused by negligence of a government, it's a collective failure of conscience and method.

Hooch tragedy: Haridwar police arrest main accused Sardar Hardev, son Sukka, two others at Roorkee
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Hooch tragedy: Haridwar police arrest main accused Sardar Hardev, son Sukka, two others at Roorkee

The Haridwar police have arrested the prime accused Sardar Hardev and his son Sukka in Jhabrera in connection with the deaths that occurred due to consumption of illicit liquor or hooch in Uttarkhand's Roorkee.

In Uttar Pradesh Assembly, Opposition blames Yogi Adityanath for hooch deaths, demand his resignation
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In Uttar Pradesh Assembly, Opposition blames Yogi Adityanath for hooch deaths, demand his resignation

The uproar by Opposition members — over the hooch tragedies in Saharanpur and Kushinagar districts last week — led to adjournment of the entire Question Hour.

Uttar Pradesh govt constitutes five-member SIT to investigate hooch tragedy; two arrested in Kushinagar
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Uttar Pradesh govt constitutes five-member SIT to investigate hooch tragedy; two arrested in Kushinagar

The Uttar Pradesh government constituted a Special Investigation Team to probe recent deaths due to consumption of illicit liquor in Saharanpur, Kushinagar

Two arrested in connection with Kushinagar hooch tragedy; toll in Uttarakhand, Uttar Pradesh crosses 80
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Two arrested in connection with Kushinagar hooch tragedy; toll in Uttarakhand, Uttar Pradesh crosses 80

Two persons have been arrested in connection with Uttar Pradesh’s Kushinagar hooch tragedy, which claimed eight lives, said Superintendent of Police Rajeev Narayan Mishra

Toll in hooch tragedy crosses 80; over 200 arrested in Uttar Pradesh after crack down on sale, distribution of illicit liquor
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Toll in hooch tragedy crosses 80; over 200 arrested in Uttar Pradesh after crack down on sale, distribution of illicit liquor

After poisoning from illicit liquor led to over 80 deaths in Uttar Pradesh and neighbouring Uttarakhand, authorities launched a crackdown on the sale and distribution of spurious alcohol and took action against excise and police officials.

Depleting IAF squadrons and HAL delays: India's attempt to resurrect defence PSU may come at the cost of national security
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Depleting IAF squadrons and HAL delays: India's attempt to resurrect defence PSU may come at the cost of national security

Chief of Air Staff, Air Chief Marshal BS Dhanoa said that the IAF's efforts to support HAL have affected the force's fighting abilities

Mirage 2000 trainer fighter aircraft crashes at Bengaluru's HAL Airport; two pilots dead
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Mirage 2000 trainer fighter aircraft crashes at Bengaluru's HAL Airport; two pilots dead

One pilot died as a Hindustan Aeronautics Limited (HAL) fighter aircraft crashed in Bengaluru’s Yemlur on Friday

Indian Air Force’s Jaguar fighter jet crashes in Uttar Pradesh’s Kushinagar; pilot ejects to safety
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Indian Air Force’s Jaguar fighter jet crashes in Uttar Pradesh’s Kushinagar; pilot ejects to safety

An Indian Air Force Jaguar fighter jet crashed in Uttar Pradesh’s Kushinagar on Monday afternoon

12 killed, 14 injured in Uttar Pradesh due to rain-related incidents; downpour set to continue in isolated areas
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12 killed, 14 injured in Uttar Pradesh due to rain-related incidents; downpour set to continue in isolated areas

The Meteorological Department has forecast heavy rains at isolated places on Wednesday. Meanwhile, light to moderate rains and thundershowers were recorded this morning at most places in eastern Uttar Pradesh