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Over 800 villages flooded in UP as rivers swell; IMD forecasts very heavy rainfall in MP, Odisha
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Over 800 villages flooded in UP as rivers swell; IMD forecasts very heavy rainfall in MP, Odisha

The IMD also advised fishermen to not sail deep into sea on the east coast as a low-pressure area was developing over the Bay of Bengal

Babri case litigant Iqbal Ansari says 'Lord Ram's will' that he attends Ayodhya bhoomi pujan
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Babri case litigant Iqbal Ansari says 'Lord Ram's will' that he attends Ayodhya bhoomi pujan

Ansari has decided to gift a 'Ram nami' stole and a copy of the Ramcharitmanas to Prime Minister Narendra Modi when he attends the bhoomi pujan ceremony

After Amit Shah, Karnataka CM and Tamil Nadu governor too test positive for COVID-19
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After Amit Shah, Karnataka CM and Tamil Nadu governor too test positive for COVID-19

The news of BJP leaders testing positive for COVID-19 comes on a day when Kamal Rani Varun, the lone woman minister in Uttar Pradesh state cabinet, succumbed to the virus

Over 60 villages flooded in UP's Bahraich district after Nepal releases water into rivers
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Over 60 villages flooded in UP's Bahraich district after Nepal releases water into rivers

Accordig to district officials, over 1.50 lakh people in Kaisarganj, Mahsi and Mihipurva tehsils of Bahraich have been affected while 171 houses have been damaged

VHP chief Alok Kumar equates Black Lives Matter protests in US with Ram Janmabhoomi movement
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VHP chief Alok Kumar equates Black Lives Matter protests in US with Ram Janmabhoomi movement

Kumar's remarks have come ahead of bhoomi pujan for the construction of Ram temple in Ayodhya on 5 August, which is likely to be attended by Prime Minister Narendra Modi

Kamal Rani, minister in Yogi Adityanath's Uttar Pradesh cabinet, dies of COVID at 62
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Kamal Rani, minister in Yogi Adityanath's Uttar Pradesh cabinet, dies of COVID at 62

Kamal Rani was the MLA from Ghatampur in Kanpur. She was also twice a Member of Parliament in the Lok Sabha.

Eid-al-Adha prayers offered at home in parts of India as COVID-19 dampens festivities, hits livestock trade
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Eid-al-Adha prayers offered at home in parts of India as COVID-19 dampens festivities, hits livestock trade

The usual fervour surrounding Eid al-Adha celebrations was missing on Saturday as the coronavirus pandemic severely hit livestock sale for the festival of sacrifice and forced many to stay at home

UPPSC PCS Mains 2019 new examination dates declared; check uppsc.up.nic.in for details
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UPPSC PCS Mains 2019 new examination dates declared; check uppsc.up.nic.in for details

The UPPSC PCS 2019 Mains exam will now be conducted on 22 September, while UPPSC RO/RFO 2019 Mains exam will be held on 15 October.

Two people killed, three injured in Noida building collapse; authorities yet to ascertain cause
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Two people killed, three injured in Noida building collapse; authorities yet to ascertain cause

Taking cognisance of the incident, Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath asked Gautam Buddh Nagar police commissioner Alok Singh to reach the spot.

Vikas Dubey encounter: Plea in SC seeking removal of Justice BS Chauhan-led inquiry commission members
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Vikas Dubey encounter: Plea in SC seeking removal of Justice BS Chauhan-led inquiry commission members

A fresh application alleged "fraud of high magnitude" practised by all stakeholders responsible for appointing Justice BS Chauhan on the judicial commission.

Dalit woman’s body taken off funeral pyre by upper caste group in Agra; police probes incident
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Dalit woman’s body taken off funeral pyre by upper caste group in Agra; police probes incident

BSP chief Mayawati slammed the Yogi Adityanath-led Uttar Pradesh government and demanded a high-level inquiry into the incident.

SC dismisses pleas seeking removal of ex-DGP, former HC judge from Vikas Dubey probe panel
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SC dismisses pleas seeking removal of ex-DGP, former HC judge from Vikas Dubey probe panel

The court said it would not allow the petitioners, who had referred to media interviews by retired DGP KL Gupta for seeking his removal, to cast aspersions on the inquiry commission.

UP rapidly ramping up COVID-19 tests, from 72 in a day to 100,000, claims Yogi govt
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UP rapidly ramping up COVID-19 tests, from 72 in a day to 100,000, claims Yogi govt

Adityanath said Uttar Pradesh accounted for 15 percent of national total of tests in July and his government aims to take that to 20 percent soon

Allahabad HC dismisses PIL for stay on Ram Mandir ground-breaking ceremony
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Allahabad HC dismisses PIL for stay on Ram Mandir ground-breaking ceremony

A division bench said that the petition is based on assumptions and held that there is no foundation for apprehending violation of the prescribed protocol for social events

Railways spent Rs 2,142 crore on Shramik Special trains, generated Rs 429 cr revenue, reveals RTI
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Railways spent Rs 2,142 crore on Shramik Special trains, generated Rs 429 cr revenue, reveals RTI

The highest amount of money, Rs 102 crore, was paid by the Gujarat government followed by Maharashtra, which paid Rs 85 crore and Tamil Nadu which paid Rs 34 crore to the Railways.

'Accept police version at face value': Meet KL Gupta, a Vikas Dubey inquiry commission member and ex-UP DGP
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'Accept police version at face value': Meet KL Gupta, a Vikas Dubey inquiry commission member and ex-UP DGP

The inclusion of KL Gupta is noteworthy because of his controversial remarks both about this case and in the past.

Ex-SC judge to be part of panel investigating Vikas Dubey encounter, UP govt tells apex court
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Ex-SC judge to be part of panel investigating Vikas Dubey encounter, UP govt tells apex court

The state govt told a bench headed by CJI SA Bobde that the committee will also probe circumstances under which Dubey, who was facing 65 FIRs, was released on bail

'Gundaraj': Politicians, scribes slam Uttar Pradesh govt over journalist Vikram Joshi's death in Ghaziabad
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'Gundaraj': Politicians, scribes slam Uttar Pradesh govt over journalist Vikram Joshi's death in Ghaziabad

The journalist succumbed to his injuries on Wednesday after being shot in the head by some armed men for filing a molestation case against a group of individuals

Journalist, shot in Ghaziabad over plaint against niece's harrassment, passes away; 9 accused arrested
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Journalist, shot in Ghaziabad over plaint against niece's harrassment, passes away; 9 accused arrested

The journalist was returning home in Vijay Nagar area when he was waylaid by over half a dozen armed men and suffered a bullet injury in the head

Journalist in critical condition after being shot at in UP's Ghaziabad district; nine arrested so far
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Journalist in critical condition after being shot at in UP's Ghaziabad district; nine arrested so far

The attack comes days after journalist Vikram Joshi lodged a complaint at a local police post against some people for harassing his niece