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Gorakhnath temple attack: Accused Ahmad Abbasi presented before court
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Gorakhnath temple attack: Accused Ahmad Abbasi presented before court

Abbasi had forcibly tried to enter the Gorakhnath Temple premises and attacked the on-duty police personnel with a sharp weapon on 3 April

BJP national president JP Nadda in Ayodhya today; first visit to city since Supreme Court's judgment in Ram Janmabhoomi case
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BJP national president JP Nadda in Ayodhya today; first visit to city since Supreme Court's judgment in Ram Janmabhoomi case

Nadda will be accompanied by the chief ministers and deputy chief ministers of BJP-ruled states on his visit to the city and he is expected to perform a puja at the famous Hanumangarhi temple

Ease of living must be top priority, PM Modi tells chief ministers at conclave in Varanasi
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Ease of living must be top priority, PM Modi tells chief ministers at conclave in Varanasi

The ‘Mukhyamantri Parishad’, held on Tuesday, focused on sharing good governance practices for the betterment of citizens

PM Modi inaugurates development projects in Gorakhpur, lauds CM Yogi led UP govt
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PM Modi inaugurates development projects in Gorakhpur, lauds CM Yogi led UP govt

The prime minister dedicated multiple projects including an All India Institute Of Medical Science (AIIMS) and a fertiliser plant, to the people of Uttar Pradesh's Gorakhpur district

PM Modi to dedicate projects worth over Rs 9,600 crore in Gorakhpur today
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PM Modi to dedicate projects worth over Rs 9,600 crore in Gorakhpur today

The projects include the newly built fertilizer plant of Hindustan Urvarak Rasayan Limited (HURL), AIIMS building and ICMR's regional unit Regional Medical Research Centre

Lakhimpur Kheri: BJP will pay a heavy price for attack on farmers, says Sharad Pawar
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Lakhimpur Kheri: BJP will pay a heavy price for attack on farmers, says Sharad Pawar

Expressing anguish over the deaths, Pawar assured the farmers that the entire Opposition is with them and will soon take a call on the future course of action

Lakhimpur Kheri: With compensation and probe, UP govt makes truce with farmers; Oppn vents fury
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Lakhimpur Kheri: With compensation and probe, UP govt makes truce with farmers; Oppn vents fury

But this is only half of what the farmers demanded. The Samyukta Kisan Morcha (SKM), an umbrella body of farm unions, has written to President Ram Nath Kovind, demanding that MoS, Home, Ajay Mishra be sacked and a murder case filed against his son

Lakhimpur Kheri violence Updates: Congress' V Narayanasamy stages dharna; farmers not involved in violence, says BKS
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Lakhimpur Kheri violence Updates: Congress' V Narayanasamy stages dharna; farmers not involved in violence, says BKS

Lakhimpur Kheri Violence LIVE Update: In a letter to President Ram Nath Kovind, Samyukta Kisan Morcha demands the sacking of MoS Home Ajay Mishra over the Lakhimpur Kheri incident

Priyanka Gandhi arrested while trying to reach Lakhimpur Kheri site; Rahul tweets in solidarity
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Priyanka Gandhi arrested while trying to reach Lakhimpur Kheri site; Rahul tweets in solidarity

The Congress youth wing’s national president called on all supporters to reach the Sitapur police line in a tweet

Uttar Pradesh cabinet expansion: At least seven ministers likely to be sworn in today
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Uttar Pradesh cabinet expansion: At least seven ministers likely to be sworn in today

With an eye on the 2022 Assembly elections, the expansion will focus on unrepresented castes and political parties

Alleged ISI-trained terrorist Osama's uncle Humaid-ur-Rehman surrenders before police
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Alleged ISI-trained terrorist Osama's uncle Humaid-ur-Rehman surrenders before police

The two Pak-trained terrorists, who were arrested on 14 September, revealed that he had allegedly arranged their transportation to Pakistan and radicalised them to be part of the terror module

Uttar Pradesh: 12 killed in separate incidents of house, wall collapse as heavy rains lash state
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Uttar Pradesh: 12 killed in separate incidents of house, wall collapse as heavy rains lash state

Taking note of the heavy rainfall, District Magistrate, Lucknow, Abhishek Prakash has advised people to remain indoors and avoid going out.

UP dengue outbreak: Patients dying due to 'lack of proper medical arrangements', says Mayawati
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UP dengue outbreak: Patients dying due to 'lack of proper medical arrangements', says Mayawati

Fifty-five people have died as Uttar Pradesh's Firozabad district has been battling an outbreak of dengue and deadly viral fever for the past two weeks

Over 40 children die of 'mystery fever' in Firozabad as western Uttar Pradesh grapples with outbreak
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Over 40 children die of 'mystery fever' in Firozabad as western Uttar Pradesh grapples with outbreak

Firoz­a­bad has been the worst-hit dist­r­ict, with nea­r­ly 50 cas­ualties. The viral fever has also grip­ped Agra, Math­ura, Mainpuri, Eta­wah and Kasganj in the past few days

Ghaziabad Assault Case: Police arrest Samajwadi Party leader for 'egging' victim to give case communal tone
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Ghaziabad Assault Case: Police arrest Samajwadi Party leader for 'egging' victim to give case communal tone

Loni Circle Officer Atul Kumar Sonkar said a case had been filed against the accused, based on the elderly man’s complaint

UP minister Vijay Kashyap dies of COVID-19; Narendra Modi remembers leader ‘devoted to public interest’
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UP minister Vijay Kashyap dies of COVID-19; Narendra Modi remembers leader ‘devoted to public interest’

Kashyap, who was an MLA from Charthawal, is the third minister from the state after Kamal Rani Varun and Chetan Chauhan to succumb to the coronavirus

No lockdown in 5 UP cities, rules Supreme Court, stays Allahabad HC order
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No lockdown in 5 UP cities, rules Supreme Court, stays Allahabad HC order

The Allahabad HC had directed the Adityanath govt to impose strict restrictions till 26 April in five cities, Allahabad, Lucknow, Varanasi, Kanpur Nagar and Gorakhpur. SC asked the UP govt to submit within a week before the HC the various steps it has taken to control the pandemic

'Not enough COVID beds, ambulances in Lucknow': UP minister paints 'worrying' scene in confidential letter
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'Not enough COVID beds, ambulances in Lucknow': UP minister paints 'worrying' scene in confidential letter

Law minister Brajesh Pathak's purported letter also blamed the death of Padma Shri winner Yogesh Praveen on the lack of an ambulance, though the victim's family denied making this charge

No injury marks on Unnao victims' bodies, viscera test to be conducted, says UP Police chief
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No injury marks on Unnao victims' bodies, viscera test to be conducted, says UP Police chief

UP DGP Hitesh Chandra Awasthi also said that the cause of death of the two teenagers could not be ascertained and that the police is taking the help of forensic experts and looking into all possibilities

In Uttar Pradesh's Barabanki, man decapitates wife, walks with her severed head for 1.5 km before being arrested
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In Uttar Pradesh's Barabanki, man decapitates wife, walks with her severed head for 1.5 km before being arrested

In a horrifying incident, a man in Uttar Pradesh' Barabanki district on Saturday decapitated his wife and walked with her severed head for almost one and a half kilometres before he was arrested