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Uttar Pradesh records 29 more Covid-19 deaths, 2,318 new cases | Lucknow News

LUCKNOW: With 2,318 fresh Covid-19 cases in Uttar Pradesh, the infection tally in the state rose to 5,33,355 on Wednesday, while 29 more fatalities pushed the death toll to 7,644, a health department bulletin said. There are 24,876 active cases in the state, of which 11,718 are in home isolation, additional chief secretary health Amit …

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Man stabbed after pet dog barks at three in Uttar Pradesh | Lucknow News

Representative image LUCKNOW: A pet lover was killed after his dog barked at three men who were passing through a lane in Sitapur district late on Sunday night. The deceased, identified as Sachin Kumar (25), was a resident of Kasba bazaar in Sidhauli. The police have detained an accused and efforts to arrest others are …

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UP: Young couple found hanging from tree in Mathura | Agra News

AGRA: A young couple, both 21 years old, were found hanging from a tree in Mathura’s Piprauli village on Sunday. The deceased were identified as Pankaj and Jyoti. Their bodies were found just 100 meters behind their houses. They lived in the same village and were from the same caste. Preliminary investigations revealed that they …

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Three held for killing policeman, his mother and sister in UP’s Banda | Allahabad News

BANDA: Three people have been arrested for allegedly killing a policeman, his mother and sister in Chamraudi area under the limits of Kotwali police station in Banda district, Uttar Pradesh police said on Friday. According to police, Abhijit, his sister and mother were killed allegedly by his relatives, who were also his the neighbour, late …

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5,000 visitors at Taj Mahal in Agra 1st time ever since reopening after Covid-19 lockdown | Agra News

AGRA: The footfall at the Taj Mahal on Thursday touched the cap of 5,000 for the first time ever since its reopening after the Covid-19 lockdown. The day also marked the first day of the World Heritage Week and the Archeological Survey of India (ASI) had decided to give visitors free access to protected monuments …

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Lucknow Development Authority to raze illegal units of Mukhtar Ansari aides | Lucknow News

LUCKNOW: The Lucknow Development Authority is now planning to take action against jailed BSP MLA Mukhtar Ansari’s aides and business partner who have allegedly constructed unauthorised housing and commercial units in many prominent areas in the city. The action will be part of the ongoing drive of the LDA and district administration against encroachers and …

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Kite flying causing disruptions to Lucknow metro operations: UPMRC | Lucknow News

LUCKNOW: Despite repeated warnings and awareness drives by the Uttar Pradesh Metro Rail Corporation (UPMRC), a number of cases of kite flying near the Lucknow metro corridor is taking place causing damage to the metro property and disrupting train services, an official said. “In view of Deepawali and Goverdhan Pooja (Jamghat), many cases of kite …

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3 UP cops declared absconders in trader-suicide case | Lucknow News

LUCKNOW/MAHOBA: A Lucknow court has declared as absconders three suspended Uttar Pradesh police personnel, including the former Mahoba superintendent of police, in the case of abetment to suicide of a trader two months ago, an officer said on Saturday. The special court in Lucknow had passed an order on Friday, proclaiming then SP Manilal Patidar, …

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Ayodhya’s first ‘Deepotsav’ post Ram janmabhoomi pujan, CM Adityanath to visit | Allahabad News

AYODHYA: As India is all set to celebrate Diwali with traditional fervour, preparations are in the final stage for the grand ‘Deepotsav’ (festival of lamps) organised by the Uttar Pradesh government at Ram ki Paidi ghats in Ayodhya. Ayodhya is being decorated especially with diyas as 5.51 lakh earthen lamps will be lit at Ram …

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2 illegal arms unit busted in Uttar Pradesh’s Raebareli, 3 arrested | Lucknow News

RAEBARELI: Two illegal arms manufacturing units were busted here leading to the arrest of three people, including one who had posted a picture of himself on social media flaunting pistols, police said on Wednesday. The police also seized over a dozen country-made pistols from the units — one of them in Bacchrawan area and the …

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Muzaffarnagar authorities crack whip against air polluters | Meerut News

MUZAFFARNAGAR: Cracking its whip against air polluters, an anti-pollution department team of the state sealed a paper factory here on Sunday for burning plastic in its boiler furnace, said officials. In its ongoing drive against polluters, the state’s Pollution Department team in last few days also imposed fine worth over Rs one crore to various …

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Uttar Pradesh farmers shouldn’t be harassed in name of stubble burning, orders CM Yogi Adityanath | Lucknow News

LUCKNOW: UP government has decided to undertake a major awareness campaign to convince farmers against burning crop residue. The decision has been taken in light of chief minister Yogi Adityanath’s orders that no farmer in the state should be harassed in the name of stubble burning prevention. National Green Tribunal has made stubble burning a …

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Blast rips through Kushinagar cracker godown, four killed | Lucknow News

GORAKHPUR: At least four people were killed and 12 injured after a blast ripped through an illegal firecracker godown in the cramped Kaptanganj area of Kushinagar district early Wednesday. The impact of the explosion was felt at least 500m away even as smoke enveloped the neighbourhood and it took three hours for two fire tenders …

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Former village head, his son shot dead in UP | Kanpur News

HAMIRPUR: A 56-year-old former pradhan and his elder son were shot dead, while his younger son sustained bullet injuries in an alleged attack by aides-turned-rivals in Hamirpur on Tuesday evening. The deceased were identified as Prithviraj Yadav (56) and his son Jitendra Yadav (28), while the younger son who was injured is Dharmendra (22), residents …

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UP: Woman set on fire by son, wife, his in-laws | Bareilly News

SHAHJAHANPUR: A woman was allegedly set afire on Monday by her son, daughter-in-law and others in Jalalabad area over a family dispute, police said. Ratna Devi (58) was set ablaze by her son Akash Gupta, his wife Deep Shikha and Akash’s parents-in-law, superintendent of police Aparna Gautam said. Hearing her screams, locals rushed to the …

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Pay Rs 2,000 fine for a halt at undesignated spots on 80-km Yamuna e-way stretch in Mathura district | Agra News

AGRA: Days after a fatal accident claimed lives of three travellers who had halted for refreshment on the roadside at Noida-Agra Yamuna Expressway in Mathura’s Mahavan area, police have decided to charge a penalty of Rs 2,000 for a halt at undesignated spots on the 80-km expressway stretch passing through the district. Superintendent of police …

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Job scam: Uttar Pradesh Cooperative Bank MDs among 8 booked | Lucknow News

LUCKNOW: Eight government officials were booked on Thursday and an inquiry launched into fraudulent recruitments done over a five-year span in the state cooperative department during the Samajwadi Party regime. The Special Investigation Team (SIT) lodged an FIR on chief minister’s directive and booked eight persons, including top officers and employees of Uttar Pradesh Cooperative …

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Covid-19: Uttar Pradesh reports 2,049 new cases, 18 deaths | Lucknow News

LUCKNOW: With 2,049 fresh cases, the Covid-19 tally of Uttar Pradesh rose to 4,76,034 on Wednesday while the death toll due to the disease reached 6,958 as 18 more people succumbed to the virus. “In the last 24 hours, 2,049 fresh cases were detected while 2,742 people were discharged. The number of active cases in …

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UP: Natural gas to fuel kitchens, vehicles in Ayodhya | Lucknow News

LUCKNOW: Poised to become a leading tourist destination of the world, Ayodhya is planning on having natural gas supply for cooking and transportation purposes. The temple town has been included in the ninth round of bidding undertaken by Petroleum and Natural Gas Regulatory Board earlier this year. The responsibility has been given to service provider …

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