User: Bhupendra Topic: Uttar_Pradesh
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Government plans mega events to mark Ambedkar's 125th birth anniversary 30.5.2015 DNA: Urban Tales
Amid a race between BJP and Congress to claim the legacy of Dalit icon B R Ambedkar, the Union Cabinet on Saturday decided to observe in a big way the 125th birth anniversary of the architect of the Indian Constitution. The Cabinet was apprised of the constitution of a committee under the chairmanship of Prime Minister Narendra Modi to suggest different programmes and activities to be undertaken by various ministries, departments, states and Union Territories to celebrate Ambedkar's anniversary and spread his thoughts and ideas. The committee included senior ministers Rajnath Singh, Arun Jaitley, Sushma Swaraj, M Venkaiah Naidu, Smriti Irani, Sadanand Gowda, Ram Vilas Paswan and Suresh Prabhu. Briefing the media after a meeting of the Cabinet, Union Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad said the Cabinet was informed of 16 major activities being undertaken by the Ministry of Social Justice and Empowerment to promote Ambedkar's ideology and philosophy. These initiatives included setting up of Ambedkar International ...
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Premium train tickets to not have dynamic fare 30.5.2015 TOI: Home
Due to high ticket pricing in premium trains, Indian Railways has decided to rationalize the dynamic fare system by starting a slab system.
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Aruna's assailant settled in UP village, says news report 30.5.2015 Rediff: News
Even as police remains clueless about Aruna Shanbaug's assailant, a local newspaper on Friday claimed to have traced him to a village in Uttar Pradesh.
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Maggi on the boil! UP food regulator to file case against Nestle 30.5.2015 Rediff: News
Nestle India is heading for a legal trouble over safety standards of its famous Maggi
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PM’s aid insufficient for boy’s surgery 30.5.2015 TOI: All Headlines
PM’s aid insufficient for boy’s surgery
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Girl throws acid on boy for declining marriage proposal 30.5.2015 TOI: All Headlines
Girl throws acid on boy for declining marriage proposal
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Experts discuss need to recycle waste water 30.5.2015 TOI: All Headlines
Experts discuss need to recycle waste water
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Centre, states for fitness-based phasing out of vehicles 30.5.2015 TOI: All Headlines
Centre, states for fitness-based phasing out of vehicles
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Heat wave abates over northern India, monsoon on track 30.5.2015 DNA: Bangalore
Heat wave abates over northern India, monsoon on track
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NGO demands ban on sale of Maggi 30.5.2015 DNA: Bangalore
NGO demands ban on sale of Maggi
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UP's VIP districts see jump in power pilferage 30.5.2015 TOI: Lucknow Times
If UP is notorious for power theft, its three VIP districts present a test case where the aggregate and commercial (AT & C) losses have galloped in the past one ...
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Maggi controversy: Brand ambassador Madhuri Dixit lands in a legal soup 30.5.2015 DNA: Recent Columns
Maggi recently came under the scanner after samples collected by Uttar Pradesh Food Safety and Drug Administration were reported to be containing Mono Sodium Glutamate (MSG) and lead more than the permissible limits Bollywood actress Madhuri Dixit seems to have landed in a soup for endorsing Maggi with the Haridwar Food and Drug Administration on Friday serving a notice to her on the claims made in the advertisement. The notice seeks a report from the actress within 15 days on claims made in the advertisement regarding the nutrition value of the ’2-minute noodles’, an official of Haridwar Food and Drug Administration said. Maggi recently came under the scanner after samples collected by Uttar Pradesh Food Safety and Drug Administration were reported to be containing Mono Sodium Glutamate (MSG) and lead more than the permissible limits. Nestle India was asked to withdraw a batch of the popular snack from the market by the authorities in Uttar Pradesh recently. Dixit has been asked to explain how Maggi is ...
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Now, MDM even in summer vacation 30.5.2015 Allahabad - City - The Times of India
The Mid Day Meal Authority has decided to distribute meals to all children of drought-affected districts through madrassas and schools in which they are enrolled.
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Kadhi patta checks diabetes, say AU scientists 30.5.2015 Allahabad - City - The Times of India
A team of scientists from department or chemistry, Allahabad University, have proved that the leaves of murraya koenigii, commonly known as curry leaves or 'kadi patta' or ‘meethi neem’ is beneficial to control diabetes.
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Video-conferencing to link jails, courts 30.5.2015 TOI: Cities
All jails in the state would soon be connected to courts of respective districts with video-conferencing ...
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Manoj Prabhakar gets bail in 15-year-old case in Indore 30.5.2015 TOI: Cities
Local court on Friday granted bail to former team India all-rounder Manoj Prabhakar in 15-year-old cheating ...
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Everything happened in a fit of rage, says the man who 'attacked' Aruna Shanbaug - Hindustan Times 30.5.2015 Google News India
Everything happened in a fit of rage, says the man who 'attacked' Aruna Shanbaug Hindustan Times Nurses at the Thane civil hospital pay tribute to Aruna Shanbaug who died at the KEM hospital, after being in a vegetative state for more than four decades following her brutal rape in 1973. (Photo: Praful ...
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PK Sinha appointed cabinet secretary by Narendra Modi 30.5.2015 TOI: India
The Prime Minister has approved the appointment of Pradeep Kumar Sinha, IAS (UP:77), as the next Cabinet Secretary, with effect from June ...
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35 power consumers bear the burden of 100 in UP: UP Electricity Regulatory Commission 30.5.2015 TOI: India
Uttar Pradesh has 3.54 crores households but guess how many of them have a registered electricity connection? Answer: Only 1.14 crores. The rest 2.40 crores -- that is more than twice the number of those having a connection -- pilfer electricity through what is commonly known as a ...
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I did not rape Aruna Shanbhag; had a fight with her: Sohanlal Walmiki speaks about day of 'incident' 30.5.2015 DNA: Top News
Even as police remains clueless about Aruna Shanbaug's assailant, a local newspaper in Maharashtra claimed to have traced him to a village in Uttar Pradesh where he is working as a labourer and said he cannot recall what happened on that fateful day. Walmiki, who throttled Aruna with a dog leash rendering her a cripple at the prime of youth, said he cannot recall anything about what had happened on that day. However, he asked the journalist "why are you people calling it as rape". Walmiki says that he and Shanbaug had a fight where he may have hit her, reports The Indian Express.  He says that there was bad blood between the two. He claims that Shanbaug would ask only him of all the ward boys to feed the dogs and clean their cages despite his fear of the canines. About the day of the incident, he says that he had asked her for leave as his mother-in-law was sick. He claims that she refused his request. He adds that Shanbaug said that if he went for leave, she would complain in writing that he did no ...
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