User: Bhupendra Topic: Uttar_Pradesh
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These states have most number of minor rape victims 19.4.2018 Rediff: News
Madhya Pradesh, Maharashtra, Uttar Pradesh, Odisha and Karnataka had the most number of minor rape victims in 2016.
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CBI court debates over legal provisions 19.4.2018 The Assam Tribune
CBI court debates over legal provisions
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<em>Ahankar</em> has been many a leader's undoing 19.4.2018 Rediff: Columns
'BJP leaders might ponder the all-consuming arrogance that grips the Modi-Shah combine a year ahead of the next general election,' says Sunil Sethi.
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Allahabad High Court stays action against IIT-Kanpur profs over Dalit haras... 19.4.2018 DNA: Bangalore
Allahabad High Court stays action against IIT-Kanpur profs over Dalit haras...
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Gujarat: Three private firm employees held for cheating banks of Rs 2654 cr 19.4.2018 DNA: India
Three promoters of the Vadodra-based Diamond Power Infrastructure Ltd (DPIL) were arrested on Tuesday for allegedly having defrauded 30 banks of nearly Rs 2,654 crore. The accused were arrested by Gujarat Anti Terrorist Squad (ATS) from Rajasthan in what was a joint operation conducted by the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI). The accused, SN Bhatnagar and his sons Amit and Sumit, were arrested from a hotel in Udaipur through a tip-off, on Tuesday night. The CBI team took them to Gandhinagar on Wednesday morning following which, their medical checkup was done at the Gandhinagar Civil Hospital. The three were later produced before the Special Judge of CBI Court in Mirzapur, Ahmedabad. The court remanded the accused in 10 days police custody; officials had seeked a remand of 14 days. The CBI had filed a complaint against the accused two weeks ago but the latter managed to escape the the clutches of the CBI, Enforcement Directorate (ED) and Income Tax (I-T) sleuths, despite raids conducted at DPIL ...
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Criminal carrying reward arrested in Ghaziabad encounter 19.4.2018 DNA: India
The Ghaziabad Police have arrested a wanted criminal carrying a reward of Rs 25,000 on his head after an encounter in the Khoda area late on Tuesday night. The criminal has received a bullet injury on his right leg and has been admitted to the hospital, while one of his associates managed to escape, the police said. The criminal has several numbers of cases including murder, loot, and extortion registered against him in various police stations of Auraiya and nearby districts. According to police, the arrested criminal has been identified as Tauseef (32), a resident of Bulandshahr.  The police received a tip-off at 10:45 pm that he and his associate were coming to the Som Bazaar area to execute a robbery. "We had deployed teams to check all vehicles coming to the area. Around 12:15 am, we spotted two suspects travelling on a motorcycle and signalled them to stop. Instead of stopping, they tried to flee away from the NH-24 route and opened fire on the police patrolling party. While the duo was trying to ...
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Deposits rise as govt battles cash crunch 18.4.2018 DNA: Mumbai
The finance ministry on Wednesday said that the cash crunch situation faced by some states is being brought under control by restoring the non-functional bank ATMs. However, there is no clarity to the government as to why the shortage of cash has happened. There were reports of ATMs running of of cash in some states including Delhi, Andhra Pradesh, Telangana, Karnataka, Bihar, Jharkhand, Madhya Pradesh, Maharashtra and Uttar Pradesh. On Tuesday, "cash deposits made in the banking system were Rs 5,000-6,000 crore more than the withdrawals made by the customers," ministry sources said. While the government on Tuesday accepted the shortage of cash in the ATMs in certain states, it has not been able to ascertain the exact reason behind the sudden spike. Speculations such as hoarding of black money and linking it with Karnataka elections are doing rounds. The figures available with the government show that there has been a mismatch in demand and supply of currency in many states. People also withdrew more ...
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'Where is humanity heading?': Bhumi Pednekar on Kathua and Unnao rape cases 18.4.2018 DNA: India
Coming out strongly against the alleged rape and killing of an eight-year-old girl in Kathua, actor Bhumi Pednekar said that as a woman she felt "sad and worried" the way an "animalistic" mentality has raised its head in the society. The 28-year-old actor said that while she was heartbroken over how things were unfolding, she still had faith in the judiciary. "Whatever is happening in our country, the kind of atmosphere there's right now... As a woman, I feel very sad and worried about what will happen to our future generation. Where is humanity heading?" Bhumi told reporters. "The kind of animalistic, beast-like mentality we are seeing right now is heartbreaking. But I am an optimist, I believe in the system and I am sure justice will be served," she added. The actor was speaking on the sidelines of the 20th Beti FLO GR8 Awards 2018 function held recently. Over the weekend, several Bollywood celebrities joined a protest to demand justice for the victims in the Kathua and Unnao rape cases that have ...
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Alia Bhatt on Kathua rape case: This cannot be happening to us constantly 18.4.2018 DNA: Bangalore
Alia Bhatt on Kathua rape case: This cannot be happening to us constantly
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When PM says something it's heard: BJP attacks Manmohan Singh for aski... 18.4.2018 DNA: Bangalore
When PM says something it's heard: BJP attacks Manmohan Singh for aski...
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Former top cop named chairperson of UP SC/ST commission 18.4.2018 DNA: India
Former DGP of Uttar Pradesh Brij Lal was today appointed the chairperson of the UP Scheduled Castes and Scheduled Tribes Commission while Lalji Prasad Nirmal, who heads an organisation named 'Ambedkar Mahasabha', was appointed the chairperson of UP Scheduled Castes Finance and Development Corporation. Significantly, Ambedkar Mahasabha had recently felicitated Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath with the title - 'Dalit Mitra'. "On the directives of UP Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath, retired IPS officer Brij Lal has been appointed as the chairman of UP Scheduled Castes and Scheduled Tribes Commission. Similarly, Lalji Prasad Nirmal has been appointed the new chairman of UP Scheduled Castes Finance and Development Corporation," an official statement said. In September 2011, the Uttar Pradesh government had appointed Brij Lal, a 1977-batch IPS officer, as the new Director General of Police (DGP). In January 2015, Brij Lal joined BJP in the presence of party state in-charge Om Mathur and senior party ...
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Remove MAT on SEZs: PHD Chamber tells Centre 18.4.2018 Sify Finance
[India], Apr. 18 (NewsVoir): PHD Chamber of Commerce and Industry on Wednesday urged the government to remove Minimum Alternate Tax (MAT) on SEZz for their further expansion and diversification as
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Uttar Pradesh BJP MLC 'expelled' from Islam for worshipping Lord Hanuman 18.4.2018 DNA: Popular News
A BJP minister has been ostracized by a Islamic organization for paying obeisance to Lord Hanuman in Uttar Pradesh’s capital city Lucknow. According to reports, Maulana Saalim Ashraf Qasmi, the head of the madrasa Darul Uloom Asharfia said that Uttar Pradesh BJP MLC Bukkal Nawab has been ostracized from Islam and the Muslim community for offering prayers to ‘a Hindu God’. “Islam forbids idol worship.  Any Muslim paying obeisance to any other God other than Allah ceases to remain a Muslim. It is not Islamic act and such a person should be thrown out of the Islam and Muslim community,” said Maulana Qasmi. Maulana Qasmi said that Bukkal Nawab should repent his anti-Islamic acts by seeking an apology from Allah. “He will be welcomed back to Islam after he purifies himself by offering an apology to Allah and reading the Kalma thrice,” the Maulana added.  Bukkal Nawab, former Samajwadi Party MP who had joined the BJP last year, had offered prayers and gifted a heavy brass-made bell at famous Hanuman temple in ...
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Delhi HC fines media houses who revealed Kathua rape victim's name 18.4.2018 Rediff: News
The Indian Penal Code law provides for jail term of two years with a fine.
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Six more states to roll out intra-State e-way bills from April 20 18.4.2018 Govt of india: PIB
As per the decision of the GST Council, e-Way Bill system for all inter-State movement of goods has been rolled out from 01st April, 2018. As on 15th April, 2018, e-Way Bill system for intra-State movement of goods has been rolled out in the States of Andhra Pradesh, Gujarat, Karnataka, Kerala, Telangana and Uttar Pradesh.
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I sat on the ground by choice, CWG gold medalist dismisses controversy 18.4.2018 Sify Finance
[India], Apr 18 (ANI): Indian shooter Manu Bhaker, who clinched gold at the recently concluded Commonwealth Games, on Wednesday rebuffed reports that she was insulted during a felicitation ceremony
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Plan for Accelerating Growth of Districts by 3% 18.4.2018 Govt of india: PIB
To involve the districts more actively in the growth of the Indian economy and to formulate a common development vision starting from the district level, through a participatory mechanism, it has been decided by Union Commerce & Industry Minister Shri Suresh Prabhu that District Plan will be created for achieving this goal.
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Rape, murder dehumanise societies in profoundly dangerous ways, says UN Women chief 18.4.2018 DNA: Opinion
Acts of rape and murder "dehumanise societies" and letting the perpetrators of such crimes go unpunished is a "warning" sign for all, the head of UN's agency on women empowerment said, amid the outrage over Kathua and Unnao rape cases. UN Under-Secretary-General and Executive Director of UN Women Phumzile Mlambo-Ngcuka said the statements by the UN Resident Coordinator in India and the "condemnation" by Prime Minister Narendra Modi of the gang rape and murder of an eight-year-old girl in Kathua district and a 17-year-old girl in Unnao are "important" but even more important is the "action that follows". "To rape and kill children is to defy and violate fundamental aspects of our shared humanity. No rape and no murder is justifiable," Mlambo-Ngcuka said yesterday. She said acts of rape and murder "dehumanise societies" in ways that are profoundly dangerous. "If they go unchallenged and unpunished, they speak to a reduced value of human life and of an abdication of responsibility that are warning signs for ...
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After massive out outcry over cash crunch, SBI says situation at ATMs improving 18.4.2018 DNA: Popular News
India's largest lender SBI said today that cash availability at its ATMs has increased in the past 24 hours following reports of currency shortages and ATMs running dry from different parts of the country. Several other lenders, including PNB, Canara Bank and Axis Bank claimed that cash shortage at ATMs was limited to select pockets. Unusual spurt in demand for currency led to many ATMs and banks running out of cash in Uttar Pradesh, Madhya Pradesh, poll-bound Karnataka and some other states even as the government and the RBI assured the public that there was no currency shortage. "Availability of cash in SBI ATM has improved in the last 24 hours. Efforts are being made on a continuous basis to improve the cash availability further in a few geographies. Overall issue of less cash should come to normalcy within soonest possible time, " said Neeraj Vyas, DMD (Chief Operating Officer), SBI. In a statement by SBI, he further said that the bank is constantly monitoring the situation and making immense efforts ...
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Mahila Congress protests against rise in rape cases 18.4.2018 The Assam Tribune
Mahila Congress protests against rise in rape cases
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