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Face masks compulsory in Lucknow, six Uttar Pradesh districts neighbouring Delhi as COVID cases rise
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Face masks compulsory in Lucknow, six Uttar Pradesh districts neighbouring Delhi as COVID cases rise

According to the Uttar Pradesh health department, 65 new cases of COVID-19 were reported in in Gautam Buddh Nagar, 20 in Ghaziabad and 10 in Lucknow

Happy Birthday Bhuvneshwar Kumar: Top bowling performances from the Indian bowler
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Happy Birthday Bhuvneshwar Kumar: Top bowling performances from the Indian bowler

On his birthday, here are some of Bhuvneshwar Kumar's top bowling performances.

PM in Meerut: Daughters bringing laurels to the entire country, says Narendra Modi
India

PM in Meerut: Daughters bringing laurels to the entire country, says Narendra Modi

The prime minister first visited the Augurnath temple to offer prayers. He was accompanied by Uttar Pradesh's Governor Anandiben Patel and Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath. He then went on to pay floral tribute at Shahid Smarak

Narendra Modi in Meerut: PM arrives in city, offers prayers at Augurnath temple, floral tribute at Shahid Smarak
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Narendra Modi in Meerut: PM arrives in city, offers prayers at Augurnath temple, floral tribute at Shahid Smarak

The prime minister is set to lay the foundation stone of Major Dhyan Chand Sports University, which will be established at Salawa and Kaili villages of Sardhana town at an estimated cost of about Rs 700 crore

PM Modi to lay foundation stone of Major Dhyan Chand Sports University in Meerut today
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PM Modi to lay foundation stone of Major Dhyan Chand Sports University in Meerut today

The Sports University will be equipped with modern and state-of-the-art sports infrastructure including synthetic hockey ground, football ground, basketball, volleyball, and handball among others

Narendra Modi to lay foundation stone of Ganga Expressway in UP's Shahjahanpur today
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Narendra Modi to lay foundation stone of Ganga Expressway in UP's Shahjahanpur today

Starting near the Bijauli village in Meerut, the expressway will extend till near the Judapur Dandu village in Prayagraj

Sports university named after hockey legend Major Dhyan Chand to be built in Meerut
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Sports university named after hockey legend Major Dhyan Chand to be built in Meerut

UP CM said the state government will adopt two sports — wrestling and one more — and finance their promotion in the state for the next ten years.

Medical system in UP villages, small cities 'Ram bharose', says Allahabad HC on COVID-19 situation
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Medical system in UP villages, small cities 'Ram bharose', says Allahabad HC on COVID-19 situation

The court made the observation over the death of Santosh Kumar, whose body was disposed of after doctors at a Meerut hospital failed to identify him

Indian hockey umpire's manager Virendra Singh dies of COVID-19, Hockey India offers condolences
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Indian hockey umpire's manager Virendra Singh dies of COVID-19, Hockey India offers condolences

Virendra Singh had officiated in a number of All India tournaments and National Championships and as an umpire's manager, his role included electing the best possible umpires for matches.

Meerut gangrape: 15-yr-old victim dies in UP village; two arrested for rape, assault
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Meerut gangrape: 15-yr-old victim dies in UP village; two arrested for rape, assault

The police said that they have found a suicide note at the victim's house in Kapsad village and arrested two people named in it. A probe has been launched to nab two others

Coronavirus outbreak: Yogi Adityanath asks officials to stay alert about movement of people in Noida, Ghaziabad
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Coronavirus outbreak: Yogi Adityanath asks officials to stay alert about movement of people in Noida, Ghaziabad

Adityanath also asked officials to ensure intensive screening of people for possible infection during a 10-day surveillance campaign launched in 10 districts of the Meerut region from Thursday.

Meerut hospital apologises for ad saying no entry for Muslims, their caretakers without COVID-19 test; police file charges against management
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Meerut hospital apologises for ad saying no entry for Muslims, their caretakers without COVID-19 test; police file charges against management

The Valentis Cancer Hospital in Meerut, which earlier issued an advertisement in a newspaper stating that Muslims and their caretakers must test negative for COVID-19 before undergoing treatment at their facility, has tendered an apology.

Coronavirus Outbreak: At least 9 Tablighi Jamaat attendees test positive for COVID-19 in Pakistan's Punjab province
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Coronavirus Outbreak: At least 9 Tablighi Jamaat attendees test positive for COVID-19 in Pakistan's Punjab province

At least nine Tableeghi Jamaat activists have been tested positive for the novel coronavirus in Pakistan's Punjab province, taking the total infections to 6,506 in the country, according to a media report on Thursday.

In Uttar Pradesh's Meerut, locals attack team trying to seal locality due to coronavirus; four arrested
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In Uttar Pradesh's Meerut, locals attack team trying to seal locality due to coronavirus; four arrested

Circle Officer Dinesh Shukla said the accused pelted stones at the team, injuring a police official and the city magistrate of Meerut

Coronavirus Outbreak: Over 1,300 Tablighi Jamaat attendees identified in Uttar Pradesh; maximum from Meerut and Varanasi
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Coronavirus Outbreak: Over 1,300 Tablighi Jamaat attendees identified in Uttar Pradesh; maximum from Meerut and Varanasi

A total of 1,302 people, who attended Tablighi Jamaat in Delhi's Nizamuddin area, have been identified in Uttar Pradesh and around 1,000 of them have been quarantined

Coronavirus Outbreak: Government focusses attention on 10 hotspots, including Nizamuddin in Delhi, Mumbai, Ahmedabad
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Coronavirus Outbreak: Government focusses attention on 10 hotspots, including Nizamuddin in Delhi, Mumbai, Ahmedabad

The government is focusing its attention on 10 hotspots across the country in its effort to control the coronavirus, which has infected more than 1,200 people and claimed at least 35 lives

2012 Delhi gangrape and murder case: Convict Akshay Kumar Singh files second mercy petition ahead of his scheduled hanging on 20 March
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2012 Delhi gangrape and murder case: Convict Akshay Kumar Singh files second mercy petition ahead of his scheduled hanging on 20 March

Officials at Tihar Jail, where the hanging is scheduled to take place, said Kumar filed the petition addressed to the President on Tuesday evening

Delhi violence reveals growing availability of country-made guns in National Capital; high time for Delhi Police to crack down
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Delhi violence reveals growing availability of country-made guns in National Capital; high time for Delhi Police to crack down

Eyewitnesses' accounts, medical reports of those injured and killed as well as initial investigations of the deadly Delhi violence have revealed another major concern for the Delhi Police, a growing availability of countrymade pistols or desi kattas and pistols in the National Capital

Locals of UP's Meerut town launch neighbourhood watch to safeguard women, children from police raids
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Locals of UP's Meerut town launch neighbourhood watch to safeguard women, children from police raids

Residents of what is called the Ahmednagar area in the town of Meerut in West Uttar Pradesh have been patrolling their neighbourhood at night for a month