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Father kills teen, dumps body at her lover's door  23.3.2017 TOI: Home
In a shocking incident, a man allegedly killed his teenaged daughter by slitting her throat and then threw her body in front of her lover's house in broad daylight, because he was opposed to their relationship.
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Gita Press looks to turn the page in Yogi era 23.3.2017 Rediff: News
The noted publisher of Hindu religious and spiritual texts, which has seen tough times in the recent past, hopes the new UP CM's spiritual background will boost sales.
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BJP to prepare booklet on strategies adopted in Uttar Pradesh to win upcoming assembly polls: Report 23.3.2017 DNA: Opinion
After a thumping victory in the Uttar Pradesh assembly elections, the Bhartiya Janata Party's (BJP) state unit is preparing a booklet on strategies adopted during the polls that made BJP win big in the state.  According to an  Economic Times  report, the document which is being created will be meant for BJP units in Gujarat and Himachal Pradesh, the states that are going for polls next. “This booklet will explain the strategy adopted in UP and how it was so successful... other state units can study it,“ said BJP's state general secretary, Vijay Bahadur Pathak. The booklet will detail how many people were contacted through the Parivartan Yatras carried out by BJP, meetings attended by youths, women etc. The report says that BJP built a database of around 14 crore voters in the state, with classifications like gender, caste and economic profile, to help them decide on election strategy and ticket distribution. BJP reportedly used 400 GPS-fitted video vans in UP which telecast live speeches from PM Modi ...
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Why BJP's landslide victory in UP will not spur reforms 23.3.2017 Rediff: Columns
If the Modi government's approach to economic policy making is any indication, expectations of a sudden spurt in economic reforms after the assembly election results appear to be grossly misplaced.
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What led to Akhilesh's downfall 23.3.2017 Rediff: Columns
Since the Mahabharata the Yadavs have been known for infighting.
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Abattoir of BSP neta Yakub Qureshi sealed in UP 23.3.2017 TOI: Home
The meat-processing unit of BSP leader Yakub Qureshi, who had gained international notoriety for announcing a Rs 51-crore reward for the head of the Danish newspaper cartoonist who had drawn a cartoon of Prophet Mohammad, was sealed in Meerut on Wednesday.
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Supreme Court to hear Babri Masjid demolition case today 23.3.2017 New Kerala: India News
Supreme Court to hear Babri Masjid demolition case today
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Adityanath's decision to ban pan masala not objectionable: JD(U) 23.3.2017 New Kerala: India News
Adityanath's decision to ban pan masala not objectionable: JD(U)
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High-profile depts elude 'outsiders' 23.3.2017 TOI: Cities
Of the 44 ministers, outsiders have got a large share of portfolios, but barring former UP Congress chief Rita Bahuguna Joshi, not all have got significant ones .
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Adityanath's decision to ban pan masala should be taken in right perspective: BJP 23.3.2017 New Kerala: India News
Adityanath's decision to ban pan masala should be taken in right perspective: BJP
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Delhi- Ghaziabad stretch to be signal-free 23.3.2017 TOI: Delhi Times
In order to ensure a smooth ride between northeast Delhi and Ghaziabad, PWD has proposed to make the 6.6km stretch on Mangal Pandey Marg signal-free.
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'Don't forget there are 180 million Muslims in this country' 23.3.2017 Rediff: News
'Muslims are depressed and disillusioned.'
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Man kills woman for resisting rape, nabbed after 3 days 23.3.2017 DNA: Popular News
A man, who killed a 22-year-old woman after she resisted his attempt to rape her in north-west Delhi's Jahangirpuri area on March 19, was arrested on Wednesday. Accused Dabloo, 25, was nabbed from Jalalabad in Uttar Pradesh (UP). According to the police, Dabloo's brother had moved to Jahangirpuri just a couple of months ago and was living as the victim's tenant. The accused had come to stay with him for some days. Dabloo later confessed that he had gone to the victim's house with an intention to sexually assault her but she resisted strongly. "Her 10-month-old child, who was in the same room, started crying. Scared of attracting attention and getting caught, Dabloo strangled her," a police officer said. The body of the victim was discovered by neighbours. After the incident, the accused fled to Shahjahanpur to his native village but didn't stay there for long and kept changing his locations before being ...
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Illegal slaughter to be criminal offence in UP? 23.3.2017 TOI: India
Given CM Aditya Nath Yogi's focus on the subject, UP could soon become the first state to make illegal slaughter of animals a criminal offence.
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Yogi keeps home, allots key depts to his 2 deputies 23.3.2017 TOI: India
Three days after he was sworn in as Uttar Pradesh CM, Aditya Nath Yogi emerged the unambiguous numero uno of state politics, retaining the crucial home ministry . TOI had reported on Wednesday that Yogi was likely to keep the home portfolio to send a tough message on law and order.
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Yogi to review SP govt moves of last 6 months 23.3.2017 TOI: India
Chief minister Aditya Nath Yogi declared on Wednesday that all decisions taken by the SP government in the last six months of its tenure would be reviewed.
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No talks with Swamy sans SC direction: Babri panel 23.3.2017 TOI: India
The Supreme Court's initiative to find an amicable solution to the Ayodhya issue seems to have hit a roadblock with Babri Masjid Action Committee refusing to talk to BJP MP Subramanian Swamy in the absence of a written direction from the SC.
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Yogi Adityanath denies his deputies crucial Home, Finance departments 23.3.2017 DNA: Wide Angle
Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Mahant Yogi Adityanath on Wednesday kept the crucial Home portfolio with him while allocating portfolios to his 46-member Cabinet. He also kept with him major portfolios of Vigilance, and Mining, apart from other three dozen departments. The crucial Finance ministry has been allocated to Rajesh Agarwal, a six-time MLA and former deputy speaker of UP Assembly. Deputy Chief Minister Keshav Prasad Maurya, who has been vying for the Home portfolio, has been allotted PWD, Food and Processing, Entertainment and Public Enterprises. Maurya is also the state BJP president and is yet to relinquish the post. Dinesh Sharma, another Deputy Chief Minister and a Profesor in Commerce faculty of Lucknow University, has been entrusted with the ministries of Higher and Secondary Education, Science and Information Technology and Electronics. Mohsin Raza, the only Muslim face in the Saffron Cabinet, has been made Minister of State for Haj, Waqf, Science and Information Technology. Baldev Aulakh, ...
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Facebook video triggers caste clash in Gurugram 23.3.2017 DNA: Wide Angle
A Facebook video of two boys fighting inside a Noida gym, shared a few days ago, triggered violent vandalism in Gurugram's Begumpur Khatola village on Wednesday. As many as six people have been arrested regarding the matter. According to the police, the viral video shows two boys having an argument and a scuffle over caste issues. This matter escalated after a few people of a particular community liked and shared the video further, agitating the other community. After the video came to the fore, on Monday, college students belonging to the two communities confronted each other. Then on Tuesday, a complaint was registered by one community against the other at the Badshahpur police station. A Panchayat was later organised with the help of elders, wherein it was decided that the issue will be resolved after a meeting of members from both communities. On Wednesday around 1 pm, however, a group of people armed with lathis and country-made pistols vandalised several vehicles and pelted stones at houses in the ...
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Yogi spots stained walls, bans paan-gutka in govt offices 23.3.2017 TOI: India
Chief minister Aditya Nath Yogi banned chewing of paan and gutka in all government offices across Uttar Pradesh after noting stained walls in the annexe building of his office in Lok Bhawan here on Wednesday.
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