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Supreme Court grants protection to AAP leader Sanjay Singh in Uttar Pradesh hate speech cases
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Supreme Court grants protection to AAP leader Sanjay Singh in Uttar Pradesh hate speech cases

The AAP leader has moved the apex court seeking quashing of multiple FIRs lodged against him in various districts of Uttar Pradesh after a press conference on 12 August last year

Ten people killed, 12 injured in bus-truck collision on Moradabad-Agra highway in Uttar Pradesh
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Ten people killed, 12 injured in bus-truck collision on Moradabad-Agra highway in Uttar Pradesh

Uttar Pradesh chief minister Yogi Adityanath announced a financial assistance of Rs 2 lakh for the kin of the deceased and Rs 50,000 for those injured

Farmers' protest updates: UP govt tells Ghazipur protesters to clear site; 'ready to face bullets but sit-in will continue', says BKU
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Farmers' protest updates: UP govt tells Ghazipur protesters to clear site; 'ready to face bullets but sit-in will continue', says BKU

A protest in the Baghpat district of Uttar Pradesh was also vacated on Wednesday. Farmers at Baghpat accused the police of using lathicharge to disperse the agitators, but the police said that the site was cleared after talks with the farmers

'Believe in unity, not division': Yogi Adityanath dismisses possibility of splitting Uttar Pradesh
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'Believe in unity, not division': Yogi Adityanath dismisses possibility of splitting Uttar Pradesh

During Mayawati's term as chief minister in 2011, the Assembly had passed a proposal for a four-way split into Bundelkhand, Purvanchal, Awadh Pradesh and Paschim Pradesh

Hathras DM among 16 IAS officers transferred by Uttar Pradesh govt, to be posted in Mirzapur
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Hathras DM among 16 IAS officers transferred by Uttar Pradesh govt, to be posted in Mirzapur

Hathras district magistrate Praveen Kumar Laxkar had drawn criticism over "inaction" after a Dalit woman was raped by four upper-caste men in the district in September

Hathras case: Allahabad HC expresses concern over lack of action by UP govt against DM Pravin Kumar
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Hathras case: Allahabad HC expresses concern over lack of action by UP govt against DM Pravin Kumar

District Magistrate Pravin Kumar faced criticism after the victim was hurriedly cremated near her home on 30 September, with family members alleging that it was done without their consent

Hathras case: Rahul, Priyanka Gandhi call Uttar Pradesh govt unethical and insensitive, accuse it of 'protecting criminals'
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Hathras case: Rahul, Priyanka Gandhi call Uttar Pradesh govt unethical and insensitive, accuse it of 'protecting criminals'

The Congress leaders also launched a social media campaign, urging people, especially women, to speak up for the Hathras victim

'Shameful' that many Indians don't consider Dalits, Muslims, tribals as human, says Rahul Gandhi on Hathras case
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'Shameful' that many Indians don't consider Dalits, Muslims, tribals as human, says Rahul Gandhi on Hathras case

Referring to the Uttar Pradesh Police's denial of the rape charge, the Congress leader accused the state govt and police of dismissing her plight

Hathras gangrape: UP Police posts 60 cops, installs 8 cameras at victim's home, likely to recreate crime scene
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Hathras gangrape: UP Police posts 60 cops, installs 8 cameras at victim's home, likely to recreate crime scene

Hathras Superintendent of Police (SP) Vineet Jaiswal also said that a register of visitors is being maintained by the policemen stationed at the gangrape victim's house

Hathras gangrape: SC seeks govt reply over witness protection; ex-BJP MLA booked over 'justice for accused' meet
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Hathras gangrape: SC seeks govt reply over witness protection; ex-BJP MLA booked over 'justice for accused' meet

Accusing the Yogi Adityanath government of trying to cover-up the crime with its affidavit in the SC, the Congress said the annexures in the affidavit were copied from the 'Black Lives movement in US'

Hathras gangrape: UP Police files FIR for 'attempt to trigger caste conflict'; security for victim's kin tightened, says govt
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Hathras gangrape: UP Police files FIR for 'attempt to trigger caste conflict'; security for victim's kin tightened, says govt

Meanwhile, in response to demands for security for the victim's family, the Adityanath government claimed that security of her family "has been tightened".

Hathras gangrape: Yogi Adityanath govt recommends CBI probe; Rahul, Priyanka Gandhi meet victim's kin
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Hathras gangrape: Yogi Adityanath govt recommends CBI probe; Rahul, Priyanka Gandhi meet victim's kin

The Uttar Pradesh administration on Saturday also removed the barricades outside the gangrape victim's village in Hathras district allowing the media to meet her family

Hathras gangrape: Yogi Adityanath govt recommends CBI probe, but victim's kin demand SC-monitored inquiry
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Hathras gangrape: Yogi Adityanath govt recommends CBI probe, but victim's kin demand SC-monitored inquiry

Adityanath's recommendation comes hours after Additional Chief Secretary (Home) Awanish Awasthi and Director General of Police HC Awasthi meeting the victim's family

PM laid Ram Temple foundation, but 'jungle raj reigns' in Uttar Pradesh, says Shiv Sena over Hathras gangrape
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PM laid Ram Temple foundation, but 'jungle raj reigns' in Uttar Pradesh, says Shiv Sena over Hathras gangrape

In a Saamana editorial, the Shiv Sena also questioned the Uttar Pradesh Police's statement that the victim wasn't raped, and asked why the police cremated her in the dead of the night

Hathras gangrape: Protesters at Delhi's Jantar Mantar seek Adityanath's resignation, Kejriwal joins agitation
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Hathras gangrape: Protesters at Delhi's Jantar Mantar seek Adityanath's resignation, Kejriwal joins agitation

Friday's protest was initially to be held at India Gate but had to be shifted to Jantar Mantar after the Delhi Police imposed restrictions on crowds at India Gate

People 'who even think' of harming women's self respect will be 'totally destroyed', says Yogi Adityanath
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People 'who even think' of harming women's self respect will be 'totally destroyed', says Yogi Adityanath

Amid nationwide outrage over the gangrape in the Hathras district, the Uttar Pradesh chief minister said his government "is committed to the safety and development of mothers and daughters"

Supreme Court stays Allahabad HC order granting bail to ex-UP minister Gayatri Prasad Prajapati in gangrape case
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Supreme Court stays Allahabad HC order granting bail to ex-UP minister Gayatri Prasad Prajapati in gangrape case

The high court granted Prajapati bail due to the threat of COVID and noted that doctors had advised him to get treatment at a super-specialty hospital

Allahabad HC says UP govt not doing enough to contain COVID-19; suggests 15-day stringent lockdown
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Allahabad HC says UP govt not doing enough to contain COVID-19; suggests 15-day stringent lockdown

The Bench asked the Uttar Pradesh chief secretary to come up with a road map to tackle the spread of COVID-19 by 28 Aug, which is the next date of hearing

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.

'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.