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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

Five people killed, eight injured in Uttar Pradesh's Maharajganj after pick-up vehicle hits stationary truck
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Five people killed, eight injured in Uttar Pradesh's Maharajganj after pick-up vehicle hits stationary truck

A road accident in Uttar Pradesh on the Gorakhpur-Sonauli highway in Uttar Pradesh, killed five and injured eight people.

French national arrested in Uttar Pradesh for trying to cross over to Nepal illegally
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French national arrested in Uttar Pradesh for trying to cross over to Nepal illegally

A 45-year-old French national was arrested in Maharajganj while trying to cross over to Nepal allegedly without proper travel documents.

Yogi Adityanath suspends 11 govt officials, transfers seven others over 'dereliction of duty'
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Yogi Adityanath suspends 11 govt officials, transfers seven others over 'dereliction of duty'

Uttar Pradesh chief minister Yogi Adityanath ordered suspension of 11 officials and transfer of seven others for alleged dereliction of duty

Uttar Pradesh: Video of couple brutally beaten up in Maharajganj goes viral; police arrests two
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Uttar Pradesh: Video of couple brutally beaten up in Maharajganj goes viral; police arrests two

A video of a couple being thrashed by goons in Uttar Pradesh's Maharajganj district surfaced on social media after which the police arrested two accused

UP Police stops church prayer after outfit founded by Adityanath alleges forced conversions
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UP Police stops church prayer after outfit founded by Adityanath alleges forced conversions

UP Police stopped a prayer at a church attended by over 100 people after Hindu Yuva Vahini — founded by Yogi Adityanath — alleged forced conversions were being done there.

UP Election 2017: Filing of nominations for sixth phase begins, polls on 4 March
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UP Election 2017: Filing of nominations for sixth phase begins, polls on 4 March

Nominations for the sixth phase of polling in Uttar Pradesh started on Tuesday morning with the issuance of notification for 49 seats spread across seven districts of the eastern part of the state bordering Nepal and Bihar.

The Marxist from Maharajganj: CPM leader Munshi Babu quotes Churchill to explain Bihar
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The Marxist from Maharajganj: CPM leader Munshi Babu quotes Churchill to explain Bihar

At 85, CPM leader Munshi Prasad Singh, locally popular as Munshi Babu, is probably one of the oldest candidates in the Bihar assembly elections.

Paswan, Rabri Devi, Rudy: Key battles in 5th phase polling in Bihar
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Paswan, Rabri Devi, Rudy: Key battles in 5th phase polling in Bihar

As Bihar enters the fifth phase of polling, here is a compendium of all you need to know for 7 May polls in the state.

JD(U) trashes BJP suggestion on Modi campaigning in Bihar
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JD(U) trashes BJP suggestion on Modi campaigning in Bihar

With BJP suggesting that JD(U) shed its antipathy towards Narendra Modi to avoid a Maharajganj-like defeat in future, Janata Dal (U) on Friday said there was no need to 'outsource' a leader in Bihar.

Bihar rejects Nitish's rule, should quit: Lalu Prasad
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Bihar rejects Nitish's rule, should quit: Lalu Prasad

Prasad was reacting to Kumar's statement that RJD had merely retained the Maharajganj seat which was with them in the last general elections.