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Samsung to set up 20 healthcare centres in UP

Lucknow, Nov 22 (IANS) Samsung India on Wednesday signed a MoU with the Uttar Pradesh government to add 20 new Smart Healthcare centres across the state to provide affordable and quality healthcare to needy patients. As part of the agreement, Samsung will provide advanced and innovative healthcare equipment such as ultrasound and digital radiology (x-ray) machines manufactured by the com...

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Golfer Gaurika favourite to clinch Hero WPG 15th leg

Lucknow, Nov 21 (IANS) Gurugram golfer Gaurika Bishnoi, who held the spotlight on the first two days of the just-concluded Hero Women's Indian Open, will be a strong favourite to add to her sole title in the 2017 Hero WPG Tour which assembles again for the 15th leg at the Palms Golf Club and Resort here on Wednesday. Gaurika, who was a superb 10th after the first round of the Indian Open...

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UP pitches Taj as top film shooting location

Panaji, Nov 21 (IANS) The Taj Mahal may have been dropped from the Uttar Pradesh government's tourism paraphernalia, but the Agra monument is one of the state's top USPs, when it comes to pitching for a film shooting destination to filmmakers at the IFFI. According to Awanish Awasthi, Chairperson of 'Film Bandhu', the state's film promotion body, both Mughal Emperor Shahjahan's monument ...

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Shia Waqf Board nod for Ram temple, wants mosque in Lucknow

Lucknow, Nov 20 (IANS) Shia Central Waqf Board on Monday issued a draft on the resolution of the Ayodhya dispute, in which it argued for construction of Ram Mandir at the contested property, while writing to the state government for a mosque in Lucknow. The draft was presented by Waqf Board Chairman Wasim Rizvi and the priest of All India Akhara Council, Narendra Giri, to the media. It w...

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NIA takes over Kanpur principal's murder case

New Delhi, Nov 20 (IANS) The National Investigation Agency (NIA) has taken over the murder of Kanpur-based retired junior high school principal Ramesh Babu Shukla, who was killed by unidentified persons last year, an official said on Monday. The anti-terror agency filed an FIR on Sunday and took over the case from the Uttar Pradesh Police following the Home Ministry's November 17 order, ...

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M&M looking to launch e-rickshaw

Kolkata, Nov 20 (IANS) Amid the buzz about vehicular pollution and a regulatory push by the government, Mahindra & Mahindra (M&M) is looking to launch an electric rickshaw in at least 7-8 cities for passenger movement, in addition to Delhi, Lucknow and Kolkata where it has already launched. Currently, we have launched the electric three-wheeler in Delhi and Lucknow. Now we launch...

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Icy winds chill Lucknow

Lucknow, Nov 20 (IANS) Icy winds brought down the mercury in the Uttar Pradesh state capital and nearby areas on Monday, according to the weather office. The weather office forecast a sunny day but cautioned that the icy winds will continue. Regional Met Director J.P. Gupta said the temperature was likely to drop further. The maximum temperature is likely to hover around...

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Body of RSS worker found in Meerut

Lucknow, Nov 20 (IANS) The body of a Rashtriya Swayamsewak Singh (RSS) worker was found in a sack in Uttar Pradesh's Meerut city, police said on Monday. The victim identified as Sunil Garg, was also a prominent iron trader. He was last seen earlier on Sunday campaigning for a Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) candidate for the municipal corporation polls, the police said. He...

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HCL Foundation's sports meet held

Noida, Nov 18 (IANS) Over 350 children participated in HCL Foundation's first national sports meet 'Sports for Change' here on Saturday. Union Minister of State for Culture, Environment, Forest and Climate Change Mahesh Sharma felicitated the winners. The meet hosted teams from South Zone (Chennai, Bengaluru, Hyderabad, Madurai) and North Zone (NCR, Lucknow) in the following events: Trac...

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GoAir adds 30 flights, launches fares at Rs 1,212

Mumbai, Nov 17 (IANS) Budget carrier GoAir on Friday said it will operate 22 additional flights on new routes, along with increasing the frequencies by eight flights on existing routes, during the winter schedule effective from November 23. The airline said with the new services, it would operate an average of 240 flights a day. GoAir will strengthen its market presence at Ahmeda...

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Rs 5 crore bounty on Bhansali's, Deepika Padukone's heads announced

Lucknow, Nov 16 (IANS) A Meerut resident from the Kshatriya community on Thursday announced a bounty of Rs 5 crore on the heads of film director Sanjay Leela Bhansali and actor Deepika Padukone for wrongfully portraying queen Padmini in their coming film 'Padmavati'. Thakur Abhishek Som of Sardhana Chaubisi, who claimed affiliation to the Samajwadi Party, said the Kshatriya community wil...

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BSP open to alliances if given respectable share: Mayawati

Lucknow, Nov 16 (IANS) BSP supremo Mayawati on Thursday said she is not averse to electoral tie-ups with like-minded parties to stop the juggernaut of the BJP and other communal forces, but the BSP will do so only if it is given a respectable share. In Himachal Pradesh and Gujarat, the Congress party, she claimed, was not even ready to part with some of the seats it has traditionally bee...

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Five dead in UP road accident

Lucknow, Nov 16 (IANS) Five persons were killed and another was critically injured on Thursday when a speeding car they were travelling in rammed into a stationary bus in Saharanpur district of Uttar Pradesh, police said. Four of the dead were from one family while the fifth was the car driver. The car occupants were returning from Ludhiana when the accident occurred in the Qutu...

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Bareilly 'starvation' death': Akhilesh calls it 'blot on democracy'

Lucknow, Nov 16 (IANS) Even as the Uttar Pradesh government on Thursday denied that the death of a 50-year-old woman in Bareilly was due to starvation, the Samajwadi Party (SP) expressed its dismay over the incident and said it reflected on the lacunae in the system. In a tweet, former Chief Minister and national president of the SP, Akhilesh Yadav said the death of the poor woman due to...

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IIM-Lucknow student found hanging in hostel room

Lucknow, Nov 15 (IANS) An MBA student at the Indian Institute of Management-Lucknow was found hanging in his hostel room on Wednesday, police said. Soham Mukherjee, 24, was found hanging from the fan by his classmates. He was a Second Year student of Master's in Business Administration and hailed from Kolkata. The deceased was last seen with his classmates on Monday evening. ...

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Release of 'Padmavati' not in public interest: UP to Centre

Lucknow, Nov 15 (IANS) The Uttar Pradesh government on Wednesday wrote to the Union Secretary of Ministry of Information and Broadcasting requesting them to ensure that the prospects of public outrage and unrest over the Bollywood film 'Padmavati' are considered owing to twisting of historical facts before certification of the film by the Central Board of Film Certification (CBFC). In th...

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Woman gang-raped in moving car, dumped on UP highway

Lucknow, Nov 15 (IANS) A college student was gang-raped in a moving car and then thrown on the Kanpur-Lucknow highway in Uttar Pradesh on Wednesday, police said. The victim, a B.Sc student, is undergoing treatment for trauma and severe injuries in her private parts at a medical facility in Unnao. Two police teams have been sent to Hamirpur to arrest the assailants, who were named...

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'Padmavati': Karni Sena wants Bharat Bandh, Bhansali gets police protection

Jaipur/Mumbai, Nov 15 (IANS) The Shri Rajput Karni Sena on Wednesday called for a 'Bharat Bandh' (shutdown) on December 1 if Sanjay Leela Bhansali's movie Padmavati releases on that date, while the Maharashtra government provided a precautionary security cover for the filmmaker in view of the increasing controversies and growing threats. We will hold rallies across the country, including...

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BJP behind release of Hardik CD: Akhilesh

Lucknow, Nov 15 (IANS) Former Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav on Wednesday accused the BJP of conspiring against Patel community leader Hardik Patel by release a sex CD purported to target the Gujarat leader. Addressing reporters in Etawah, the Samajwadi Party President said the fact that the CD had surfaced just before the Gujarat Assembly elections proved that the Bharatiya...

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Padmavati row: Karni Sena calls for Bharat Bandh on December 1

Jaipur, Nov 15 (IANS) Dubbing Bollywood actor Deepika Padukone's statement regarding the movie 'Padmavati' provocative, the Shri Rajput Karni Sena on Wednesday called for a 'Bharat Bandh' (shutdown) on December 1 if Sanjay Leela Bhansali's movie was released on that date. We will hold rallies across the country, including Gurugram, Patna, Lucknow and Bhopal before the release date, Loken...

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