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  1. Uttar Pradesh Assembly Elections 2017: Key Candidates contesting from Western UP0 min agoRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 10 | India.com

    Uttar Pradesh, February 11: Voting for the first phase of Uttar Pradesh Assembly Elections 2017 on 73 assembly constituencies in 15 districts of Western Uttar Pradesh began today. A total of 839 candidates will be contesting on 73 assembly seats to what is billed to be the semi-final before the 2019 national election.

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  2. UP Election Voter Slip: How to check your name on Assembly Election 2017 Voter list0 min agoRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 10 | India.com

    Uttar Pradesh, February 11: 14.05 crore voters will today decide the fate of 839 candidates who are contesting the elections from the 15 districts of Western Uttar Pradesh. In order to enable the electorate to do the same, the Election Commission of India has prepared a detailed Election voter Slip.

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  3. Polling begins for phase-I of UP Assembly elections10 min agoRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 10 | India.com

    Lucknow, Feb 11 Amid tight security, polling began this morning for the first of the seven phases of the high-stake Uttar Pradesh Assembly elections with voters queueing up to cast their ballots in 73 constituencies spread over 15 districts of western UP. A total of 2.60 crore voters, including over 1.17 crore women and 1,508 belonging to third gender category are eligible to cast their ballots in 26,823 polling stations to decide the fate of 839 candidates..

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  4. UP Elections 2017: Uncle-nephew battle keeps electoral tensions simmeringRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 4 | DNA India

    The interesting 'battle', that has caught the attention of poll watchers, is between party hoppers Rasheed Masood, now a loyalist of SP patriarch Mulayam Singh, and his nephew Imran Masood, fast emerging as a powerful Congress face in the region. In the state capital Lucknow, Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav is locked in a fierce battle with his uncle Shivpal Yadav for supremacy over the Samajwadi Party .

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  5. Modi 'SCAM' swipe at rivalsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 4 | The Telegraph

    Lucknow, Feb. 4: Prime Minister Narendra Modi today coined an acronym as he sought to seize the moral high ground in Uttar Pradesh, saying voters in the state must choose between "SCAM" and development. The west Uttar Pradesh district votes on February 11 in the first leg of the seven-phase elections in the heartland.

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  6. Narendra Modi Meerut Rally: Prime Minister says BJP fighting SCAM,...Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 4 | India.com

    Meerut, February 4: Prime Minister Narendra Modi today addressed a mega rally in Meerut, Uttar Pradesh. The rally that took place at 2 PM, saw a massive turnout.

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  7. Live updates: PM Modi says BJP's fight against S.C.A.M. -- Samajwadi...Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 4 | The Indian Express

    PM Modi is in Meerut today to address a Bharatiya Janata Party election rally, days before the first phase of polling begins in Uttar Pradesh. Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday addressed his first of many election rallies lined-up in poll-bound Uttar Pradesh.

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  8. Uttar Pradesh Assembly elections 2017 LIVE: Narendra Modi begins address in Meerut 32 mins agoRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 4 | India.com

    Meerut, Feb 4: Prime Minister Narendra Modi will address a rally in Meerut district of Uttar Pradesh at 2 PM which is believed to be a part of a two-rally campaign before the first phase of Uttar Pradesh Assembly elections 2017. The rally will be held at the Shatabdi Nagar Ground in Meerut which is opposite to the RSS institute of Madhav Kunj.

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  9. UP Elections 2017: To welcome or not? Congress, SP workers debate awkward allianceRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 3 | DNA India

    Following Rahul Gandhi's directions, a team of senior leaders was rushed to Meerut, Muzaffarnagar, Deoband, Saharanpur and other districts going to the polls in the first two phases. As night falls in the vast sprawl of towns and villages that constitute western Uttar Pradesh, Congress workers can be seen vigorously scrubbing graffiti from the walls.

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  10. 9 lakh outdated BS-III vehicles would be in stock as of April 1: EPCA toldRead the original story

    Friday Feb 3 | Nerve News

    New Delhi, Feb 3 - Challenging the Supreme Court appointed Environment Pollution Authority's directive to stop manufacturing and registration of vehicles running on BS-III compliant fuel from April 1, 2017, onwards, automobile manufacturers on Friday said they would have stocks of about 8.9 lakh vehicles by then. The EPCA, along with other organisations, in its meeting on Friday asked the Society of Indian Automobile Manufacturers for clarity on what to do with such a huge stockpile of BS-III compliant vehicles, that would need to be phased out.

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  11. Amit Shah padyatra in Meerut todayRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 2 | The Indian Express

    Aiming to consolidate BJP votes, party national president Amit Shah will go on a nearly two-hour-long foot march in Meerut on Friday, which will be followed by Prime Minister Narendra Modi 's rally on Saturday. Shah will be in Meerut to lead a padyatra from Purani Chungi to Ghanta Ghar, where he will appeal to voters to support party candidates Laxmikant Bajpai , Somendra Tomar and Satyaprakash Agrawal .

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  12. For Opposition, Govt's prudence good news: - Relieved there's nothing'Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 1 | The Indian Express

    Officials carrying the copies of Central Budget 2017-18 that was presented in the Lok Sabha at Parliament house in New Delhi on Wednesday. PTI Photo In the days that followed the November 8 demonetisation announcement, one refrain often heard was "Rukiye, Modiji Budget mein kuch denge, zaroor".

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  13. Over 8 million internal migrants, economic slowdown hits their flowRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 31 | The Indian Express

    Census data shows that the annual growth in the country's migrant workforce rose from an average 2.4 per cent during 1991-2001 to 4.5 per cent in the following decade. Express Photo Almost three years into its tenure, the Narendra Modi government has a major worry.

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  14. In Meerut, BJP Mla Bajpai looks to exploit SP-Cong cracks10 min agoRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 30 | India.com

    Meerut, Jan 31 Not that the poll battle in this western UP seat with a sizeable Muslim population has ever been uninteresting, but election this time around has become more engaging with BJP looking to exploit "fissures" in the SP-Congress alliance and RLD and BSP posing them some serious challenge. Sitting BJP MLA Laxmikant Bajpai, who is also the party candidate for the seat, says he is confident of winning the seat for the fifth time.

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  15. Curb false insurance claims: SC to govtsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 30 | The Times of India

    Holding that instances of fake insurance claims have risen sharply, the Supreme Court has decided to frame guidelines to prevent filing of such "false and fabricated cases". The court has issued notices to all states and insurance companies to suggest steps to rule out such cases.

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  16. Attempts being made to turn Western UP into Kashmir: Yogi AdityanathRead the original story

    Monday Jan 30 | Nerve News

    Hapur , Jan 30 - Raking up the issue of exodus of Hindus from western Uttar Pradesh, BJP leader Yogi Adityanath said on Monday that if such a situation persisted, the region would soon become another Kashmir. Addressing an election rally at Dhaulana in Hapur district, the Gorakhpur MP alleged that Hindus were being terrorized in western Uttar Pradesh like Kashmiri Pandits were terrorized and forced to flee the Kashmir Valley.

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  17. UP Elections 2017: BJP petitions EC to ensure safety of 'forced migrants' to vote in UPRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 29 | DNA India

    A poster by BJP which reads, "why were thousands of Hindu families forced into exodus from Kairana out of fear?" The party has made a series of moves to highlight Kairana, where it had alleged last year that Hindu families had left their homes after criminals belonging to a particular community extorted money from them The BJP appears to be amplifying its Hindutva pitch as the Uttar Pradesh elections get closer. A day after the party promised a white paper on the "exodus" from Kairana, it petitioned the poll panel asking it to ensure the security of the migrants in seven districts of western UP so that they can return to their constituency to vote.

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  18. PM Modi to address rally in MeerutRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 29 | The Indian Express

    Sources said PM Modi is likely to speak on the history of the region, corruption and crime rate. Prime Minister Narendra Modi will address his first rally for the Uttar Pradesh Assembly polls in Meerut on February 4. He will address a total of 12 rallies in the state, of which two have been finalised for the first phase of polls.

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  19. 9 Muzaffarnagar jail inmates shifted after violence6 hours agoRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 29 | India.com

    Muzaffarnagar, Jan 29 Nine inmates of the district jail, who were booked among others for allegedly damaging furniture, violence and threatening jail staff, have been shifted to separate prisons here, officials said today. Nine inmates, including Vivek, from whom a mobile phone and a sim card were recovered, were shifted to different jails in neighbouring districts yesterday on the order of District Magistrate A K Singh, Jail Superintendent Rakesh Singh said.

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  20. Kailash Kher on Padma Shri honour: Moment of pride, celebrationRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 25, 2017 | Mid-Day Mumbai

    New Delhi: Singer Kailash Kher, who shot to fame with the 2003 hit number "Allah ke bande", was thrilled to be named for the Padma Shri -- India's fourth highest civilian award -- on Wednesday. He says it's a moment of pride and celebration.

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