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  1. Colourful weaves come alive at Surajkund MelaRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 12 | Merinews

    Surajkund International Crafts Mela showcases some of the most exquisite handlooms with intricate designs and bewitching colours. Handmade fabrics soaked in flamboyant and effervescent colours made by skilful craftspersons promise to adorn the feminism of every women.

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  2. Talks on for joining BJP: Jaya PradaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 30, 2015 | Mid-Day Mumbai

    New Delhi : Actor-turned-politician Jaya Prada, who was expelled from the Samajwadi Party, today said that talks were on with senior leaders of the BJP on her joining the party, and that she wanted to do so to "serve" it and not to contest any elections. "I want to join BJP as a party worker.

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  3. Jaya Prada courts BJPRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 15, 2015 | The Telegraph

    Hyderabad, Jan. 15: Actress and three-time MP Jaya Prada today made overtures to the BJP at a time the party seems to be scouting candidates for next month's Delhi elections. "I like Prime Minister Narendra Modi's administration.

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  4. Muzaffarnagar riots accused elected to Aligarh Muslim University courtRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 14, 2015 | The Indian Express

    Accused in Muzaffarnagar riots, Kunwar Bharatendra Singh, an MP from Bijnor, has been elected as a member of the Court of Aligarh Muslim University - the supreme governing body of the varsity. Singh and five other MPs were elected to the AMU court by Lok Sabha members on December 12 last year through a motion moved by Agra MP and MoS for HRD Ram Shankar Katheria on behalf of Union HRD Minister Smriti Irani.

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  5. Muzaffarnagar riots accused elected to AMU courtRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 14, 2015 | The Indian Express

    Accused in Muzaffarnagar riots Kunwar Bharatendra Singh, an MP from Bijnor, has been elected as a member of the Court of Aligarh Muslim University - the supreme governing body of the varsity. Singh and five other MPs were elected to the AMU court by Lok Sabha members on December 12 last year through a motion moved by Agra MP and MoS for HRD Ram Shankar Katheria on behalf of Union HRD Minister Smriti Irani.

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  6. SIMI men who fled MP jail suspects in Bangalore blastRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 29, 2014 | The Indian Express

    Five members of the banned Students Islamic Movement of India , who escaped from a Madhya Pradesh prison in October 2013, have emerged as suspects in Sunday's blast on Bangalore's Church Street that killed a homemaker. Pictures of Shaikh Mehboob , Amjad , Mohammed Aslam , Mohammed Aijajuddin and Zakir Hussain were circulated Monday between agencies and police, indicating that the five are under the scanner.

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  7. Northern India shivers, travel plans badly hitRead the original story

    Dec 22, 2014 | Newkerala.com

    In the unrelenting grip of severe cold, north India continued to shiver due to icy winds while dense fog played spoilsport to travel plans as many trains and flights were delayed or cancelled. It was the coldest Dec 22 in the national capital in the past five years.

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  8. How intel agencies depend on chanceRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 14, 2014 | Hindustan Times

    It took an investigation by British Channel 4 to reveal the identity of the alleged IS tweeter, Mehdi Masroor Biswas, who was sitting in Bengaluru and generating a following across the world on social media platforms. "It's true, we didn't have any inkling about Mehdi's @shamiwitness twitter account being run from Bengaluru.

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  9. Chennai train blast linked to Abu Faisal menRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 24, 2014 | The Indian Express

    Five members of a SIMI-linked group known as the Abu Faisal gang, who escaped from a district jail in Khandwa, Madhya Pradesh, on October 1, 2013, have emerged at the centre of probes into a series of terrorism-linked cases and a bank robbery since the jailbreak. Investigations since September 12, 2014, when a few members of the gang are said to have fled leaving behind a mobile phone and other material at a hideout in the western Uttar Pradesh district of Bijnor following an accidental bomb blast, have allegedly given vital leads on the gang's involvement in crimes across the country. 1 comment

  10. After cane and crime, now cow slaughter stalls HouseRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 18, 2014 | The Indian Express

    A demand for banning cow slaughter in Uttar Pradesh triggered a ruckus in the Vidhan Sabha with the BJP members stalling the proceedings against Animal Husbandry Minister Raj Kishore Singh's remark terming the saffron party a "gang engaged in stealing animals for slaughter". BJP refused to back off demanding that the minister should take back his words.

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  11. Delhibound train escaped firebomb attack in SeptRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 29, 2014 | Hindustan Times

    A re-run of the Samjhauta Express firebombing was averted on the first day of Navratra last month when a powerful incendiary improvised explosive device was detected and disposed of from a passenger train in Rewari, Haryana, counter-terror sources told HT. The bomb - with a timer and detonator connected to a container of liquid insect killer with firecrackers tied to it - was found in an abandoned bag on the Rewari-Meerut train on September 25, they said.

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  12. Three, including two students, held for murderRead the original story

    Oct 25, 2014 | Newkerala.com

    Three people, including two teenaged students, were arrested here for killing a painter after a drunken brawl, police said Saturday. Puneet, Manav and Rahul were arrested for killing Anwar Ali, a painter living in a rented accommodation in Gurgaon.

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  13. Terror network brings intel, security chiefs to BengalRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 24, 2014 | The Times of India

    KOLKATA: Indian security agencies have definite information that the terror module unearthed in Bengal has much bigger designs. This is why NIA director general Sharad Kumar personally inspected the Khagragarh blast site and flew to the Bangladesh border on Friday.

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  14. Uttar Pradesh: Tigress kills Bijnor kidRead the original story

    Oct 13, 2014 | Newkerala.com

    In a tragic incident, a ten-year-old boy was killed by a man-eater tigress in Uttar Pradesh while the child was playing near his house. After hearing the screams, parents of the boy attacked the animal with sticks after which it fled in the forest area.

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  15. Tigress kills 10-year-old boy in Uttar PradeshRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 12, 2014 | The Times of India

    A ten-year-old boy was killed by a man-eater tigress in Uttar Pradesh, said a forest official. The big cat attacked him when the boy was playing near his house in Bijnor district.

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  16. Sacrificial livestock prices rise across UP, Bihar ahead of Eid-Al-AdhaRead the original story

    Oct 3, 2014 | Newkerala.com

    Livestock prices across Uttar Pradesh and Bihar jumped drastically over the last two weeks despite assurances from the authorities that there would not be any significant rise in prices. Although the prices of sacrificial animals go up every year ahead of Eid Al-Adha, but the officials last month assured that the prices will remain stable.

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  17. BJP gives Kairana charge to riot accused MP, MLARead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 30, 2014 | The Indian Express

    The Uttar Pradesh BJP has appointed Kairana MP Hukum Singh and Thana Bhawan MLA Suresh Rana in-charge and co-incharge, respectively, for Kairana Assembly seat in Shamli district that is going for bypolls on October 15. Both Hukum and Rana belong to Shamli and are named for inciting violence during last year's Muzaffarnagar riots in which over 60 people were killed and more than 50,000 people displaced. Two other BJP MLAs Kunwar Bhartendra Singh of Bijnor and Sangeet Singh Som of Sardhana, too, were booked in the same case.

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  18. Muzaffarnagar on terrorists radarRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 29, 2014 | Hindustan Times

    The riot-torn and communally volatile Muzaffarnagar in Uttar Pradesh is in jihadi crosshairs and has become a new reference point for motivating new recruits joining terror modules, multiple counter-terror sources told HT. "An accidental blast in a room in Muzaffarnagar's neighbouring Bijnor town on September 12 revealed the presence of a suspected six-member module of outlawed Students Islamic Movement of India here.

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  19. UP Police alerts Uttarakhand about presence of SIMI terroristsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 23, 2014 | The Indian Express

    Uttar Pradesh police has alerted their counterparts in Uttarakhand about the possible presence of suspected terrorists associated with the banned outfit SIMI in that state. "Uttarakhand police has been alerted about the possibility of SIMI terrorists in their territory," IG Law and Order Amrendra Sengar told reporters.

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  20. Writes to Narmada district police chief seeking to prohibit Muslims from garba groundsRead the original story

    Sep 19, 2014 | The Indian Express

    Ahead of the festival season, the VHP has intensified its campaign against 'love jihad' in Gujarat, circulating two audio tapes in Vadodara and writing to the police chief of Narmada district asking him to prohibit Muslims from entering the garba grounds during the Navratri celebrations. The two audio tapes, circulated on WhatsApp, warn Hindus against "love jihad", with one of them targeting a Salman Khan film for which shooting has begun.

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