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  1. Govt Plans To Complete 200 'Nirmal' Ganga Projects For Ghats, Crematoria By March 2019: Nitin GadkariRead the original story w/Photo

    46 min ago | Outlook

    The government had in May 2015 approved Rs 20,000 crore under its ambitious 'Namami Gange' - integrated Ganga integrated Ganga conservation mission - programme for five years. Union Minister Nitin Gadkari on Sunday said that the government intends to complete 200 projects for ghats and crematoria, realising the dream of a "nirmal" and "aviral" Ganga by March 2019.

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  2. Uttar Pradesh: Congress launches drive to spread awareness on menstrual hygieneRead the original story w/Photo

    51 min ago | The Indian Express

    To reach out to young girls and women in villages across Uttar Pradesh on menstrual hygiene, the All India Professionals Congress has started a unique yatra "Meri Pad Yatra", where volunteers will not only speak about menstrual hygiene but also distribute reusable sanitary napkins. The initiative, which has been undertaken in Gorakhpur and Jhansi so far and plans are afoot to cover a backward village of Deoria district next, has been funded through volunteers.

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  3. Days and Nights in Sita's VanRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Indian Express

    The myth lies in the Forest: The self-powered hydram that pushes spring water up the hill slope and to the forest bungalow. The forest rest house is at the top of a hill which looks across a valley in which a river divides along a round wooded island.

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  4. UP Guv approves renaming of Allahabad as PrayagrajRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Newkerala.com

    Prayagraj , Oct 20 : Governor of Uttar Pradesh, Ram Naik on Saturday approved the renaming of Allahabad as Prayagraj with immediate effect. The government notification issued by the District Magistrate of Prayagraj, Suhas L.Y. read that the Naik has approved the change of name of the existing Allahabad district to Prayagraj district.

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  5. 'Nirmal' Ganga: Govt plans to finish 200 projects for ghats by March 2019, says GadkariRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | The Times of India

    NEW DELHI: In a bid to actualise the dream of a "nirmal" and "aviral" Ganga, Union minister Nitin Gadkari said Sunday the government is looking to complete about 200 projects for ghats and crematoria by March 2019. Also, the Centre is taking various measures to ensure ecological flow or the minimum quantity of water at different stretches of the Ganga, he said.

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  6. Assembly polls 2018: Up CM to add firepower to BJP arsenalRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Rediff.com

    With the assembly poll bugle having been sounded for five states, Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Ajay Singh Bisht -- also known as Yogi Adityanath -- will lend firepower to the Bharatiya Janata Party arsenal in the poll-bound states to either fight anti-incumbency or gain fresh ground. Bisht has been selected as one of the party's star campaigners, especially the Hindi-speaking states of Rajasthan, Madhya Pradesh and Chhattisgarh, where the BJP is up against united Opposition coupled with strong anti-incumbency.

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  7. Will Shimla be renamed as Shyamala? Himachal govt to 'seek' public opinion on renaming bidRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | DNA India

    Taking a leaf out of Yogi Adityanath's book , Himachal Pradesh Chief Minister Jai Ram Thakur is looking for renaming capital city Shimla. According to a report by The Hindustan Times, the Himachal Pradesh government wants to rename Shimla as Shyamala.

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  8. The resurgence of Barelvism as the new face of extremismRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Daily Times

    Pakistan's society has been badly spoiled by religious extremism and terrorism since its inception. Due to the extremism and terrorism, religious and social values are hammered, economy has not prospered, political freedom has been curtailed, and sadly, thousands have lost their lives.

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  9. Fundamentalising cities, memories and identitiesRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Daily Times

    Amitabh Bachchan is a legendary actor of Indian film industry also known as the Bollywood. He is an iconic figure in Indian cinema and society, having a followership of millions of Hindi cinema fans around the world.

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  10. Rafale isn't Modi's Bofors moment, here's whyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 18 | Rediff.com

    Unlike Bofors, on Rafale, all sides agree that it was the best aircraft to buy. The only plausible charge right now is cronyism.

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  11. India Governor Ram Naik Approves Renaming of Allahabad as PrayagrajRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | India.com

    Prayagraj : Governor of Uttar Pradesh, Ram Naik on Saturday approved the renaming of Allahabad as Prayagraj with immediate effect. The government notification issued by the District Magistrate of Prayagraj, Suhas L.Y. read that the Naik has approved the change of name of the existing Allahabad district to Prayagraj district.

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  12. India One Dead, 5 Injured After Under Construction Building Collapses in Johnu Area of UdhampurRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | India.com

    Udhampur: At least one person died and five others were injured after an under construction building collapsed in Johnu area of Udhampur earlier today. Rescue operations are currently underway, news agency ANI reported.

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  13. After Allahabad, Shimla Could be Renamed as 'Shyamala' to Erase 'Symbols of British Rule'Read the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | India.com

    Shimla: The Himachal Pradesh government is considering renaming Shimla as 'Shyamala' in an attempt to remove the "symbols of British rule", a Hindustan Times report said. Speaking from a Dussehra event at Jakhu temple, Chief Minister Jai Ram Thakur said, "Before the British arrived, Shimla was known as Shyamala.

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  14. Stories from PrintRead the original story

    15 hrs ago | Daily Times

    ISLAMABAD: Finance Minister Asad Umar on Friday reiterated his government's commitment to curb money laundering and terror financing in line with international guidelines during a meeting with a deleg... ISLAMABAD: Pakistan can be faced with water scarcity in the future as resources of the country are depleting at an alarming rate, said Chief Justice of Pakistan Justice Mian Saqib Nisar while addressi... ISLAMABAD: Afghan Foreign Minister Salahuddin Rabbani Friday demanded his Pakistani counterpart Shah Mehmood Qureshi to help identify the perpetrators of the attack on Afghan security officials in Kan... Pakistan's Foreign Ministry announced on Friday that Prime Minister Imran Khan would attend a Saudi Arabian investment conference, despite a string of cancellations from leading policymakers and corpo... Prime Minister Imran Khan and Qatari Minister for Foreign Affairs Sheikh Mohammad ... (more)

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  15. The same consistently confusing politics manifests itself as the core project of RSSRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | The Indian Express

    In the speeches given by the RSS chief last month at Delhi's Vigyan Bhavan, he had claimed that the RSS volunteers are free to join any party and he did not know why so many of them join only the BJP. Mohan Bhagwat could have waited for his Vijayadashami speech to seek an answer to that puzzle.

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  16. Yogi Adityanath's biography by Pravin Kumar is now in HindiRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Newkerala.com

    'Yoddha Yogi: Yogi Adityanath Ki Jeevan Yatra', was released at a function organized at historic Central Hall of UP Vidhan Bhawan by Governor of Uttar Pradesh Ram Naik and Speaker H N Dikshit. The book is written by Pravin Kumar, Deputy Resident Editor, Times of India, Lucknow.

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  17. Shiv Sena fears PM Modi: OwaisiRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Newkerala.com

    Hyderabad , Oct 20 : All India Majlis-e-Ittehadul Muslimeen president Asaduddin Owaisi fired a fresh salvo at the Shiv Sena on Saturday saying that Uddhav Thackeray-led party is scared and afraid of Prime Minister Narendra Modi. His comments come in the wake of the Shiv Sena, through their editorial mouthpiece Saamna, lashing out at the AIMIM chief over his criticism on the recent push by the Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh and the Sena for the Centre to pass a law and commence construction of the Ram Temple in Ayodhya.

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  18. Ex-Up CM N.D. Tiwari's body flown to LucknowRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Newkerala.com

    Lucknow, Oct 20 : The body of former Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Narayan Dutt Tiwari was flown into the state capital on Saturday where it will be kept in front of the Vidhan Sabha for followers and friends to pay their tributes. The casket carrying the mortal remains of the veteran politician, who passed away at a Delhi hospital aged 93 on Thursday, was received by Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath.

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  19. 2 killed in UP on DussehraRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | Newkerala.com

    Lucknow, Oct 20 : Two minors were killed and one woman was injured in accidents and violent clashes reported from many parts of Uttar Pradesh during the idol immersion procession of Goddess Durga, police said on Saturday. A minor girl and a teenage boy died while a woman sustained bullet injuries during the Vijaya Dashmi festivities late on Friday.

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  20. On Dussehra, Adityanath gives clarion call to build Ram Temple in AyodhyaRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | Newkerala.com

    Gorakhpur , Oct 20 : Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath has called on cadres to start preparing for the construction of a temple dedicated to Lord Ram in Ayodhya, which is considered to be the birthplace of the Almighty. The Chief Minister, while addressing a public gathering during Vijayadashmi celebrations here, said, "Like the grandeur of Ram Leela, we should start preparing for the construction of the grand Ram temple, the same way we prepare Ram Leela."

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