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

    Tuesday | 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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  2. Muzaffarnagar on terrorists radarRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 29 | 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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  3. UP Police alerts Uttarakhand about presence of SIMI terroristsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 23 | 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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  4. Writes to Narmada district police chief seeking to prohibit Muslims from garba groundsRead the original story

    Friday Sep 19 | 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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  5. Bijnor blast: Woman held for - aiding five SIMI men' who fledRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 19 | The Indian Express

    The Uttar Pradesh Anti-Terrorism Squad is probing the alleged terror links of a woman, who was arrested on Thursday for reportedly assisting five suspected SIMI operatives and their associate, absconding since September 12 after a blast at one of their two rented accommodations in Bijnor. According to ATS sources, the woman, Husna, from Umri village, was staying in Kazipada locality of Bijnor city in a rented house.

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  6. Jat vote scripts SP debut in two seatsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 19 | The Indian Express

    The unexpected win of Samajwadi Party at the two assembly seats of Bijnor and Thakurdwara is being credited to the overwhelming support of the Jat community, which had drifted away from the party after the Muzaffarnagar communal riots. Surprisingly, the community even cold-shouldered BJP's Jat candidate in Bijnor and voted for SP, according to a detailed booth-wise report that Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav is learnt to have sought from Bijnor party leaders.

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  7. Bypolls: Big Setback for BJP in UP and RajasthanRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 17 | Outlook

    The BJP today suffered a major blow in in the Assembly by-elections in Uttar Pradesh, Rajasthan and Gujarat,the states it had swept in the Lok Sabha polls four months ago, losing 13 of the 24 seats held by it. Considered yet another test of popularity of Prime Minister Narendra Modi, today's reverses in the by-elections come after the party's disappointing performance in the assembly by-elections in Bihar, Uttarakhand, Karnataka and Madhya Pradesh in the last two months.

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  8. Cong sees hope in Gujarat, not UPRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 17 | The Telegraph

    That's the message for the Congress in the by-election results although it generated much enthusiasm in the party that has not yet recovered from the general election shock. Congress leaders feel that the three seats the party won in Gujarat meant a lot in terms of the changing electoral dynamics after Narendra Modi's exit from his home state.

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  9. Post-mortem: Bypoll losers allege sabotage, infighting; BJP to probeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 17 | The Indian Express

    The BJP leadership will look into complaints received from party candidates who lost the bypolls in Uttar Pradesh after they alleged that infighting and lack of support from local MPs and party workers led to the debacle. Party sources said that a reply will be sought from local leaders and MPs if the complaints are found to be true.

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  10. Missing Maya helps Mulayam triumphRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 16 | The Telegraph

    Lucknow, Sept. 16: The absence of Mayawati's Bahujan Samaj Party in the Uttar Pradesh bypolls appears to have helped Mulayam Singh Yadav's Samajwadis bag Dalit votes and romp home in eight of 11 Assembly seats.

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  11. Uttar Pradesh by-polls: Setback for BJP, shot in the arm for Samajwadi PartyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 16 | DNA India

    After a near-total sweep in Lok Sabha polls in Uttar Pradesh, BJP on Tuesday suffered an ignominous blow in the politically-crucial state biting dust in eight of the 11 assembly seats where bypolls were held Saturday. The saffron party, which emerged triumphant in 71 out of 80 Parliamentary seats in the state four months ago, ceded ground to Samajwadi Party which retained Mainpuri Lok Sabha seat and romped home in eight assembly constituencies.

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  12. Protesters trash Ukranian lawmaker, literallyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 16 | Yahoo!

    Ukrainian activists threw a member of parliament Vitaliy Zhuravskyi into a trash bin, near Kiev's parliamentary building on Tuesday. Singer songwriter Paolo Nutini explains the real meaning behind his politically charged latest single Iron Sky and talks about the praise he received from singer Adele via Twitter.

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  13. BJPs loss in UP worse than it seems party lost most ground in LucknowRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 16 | Hindustan Times

    Have the people of Uttar Pradesh denounced the Modi wave? Samajwadi Party has won 8 out of the 11 assembly seats contested on Friday in the state. Interestingly, all these assembly constituencies in UP were won by the Bharatiya Janata Party during the legislative elections of 2012.

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  14. UP: SP Wrests Seven Seats From the BJP, Leads in OneRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 16 | Outlook

    The BJP today ceded ground to the SP, which won seven of the 11 Assembly seats in Uttar Pradesh and was leading in another, while the saffron party bagged one seat in the bypolls. While SP won Bijnor, Thakurdwara, Nighasan, Hamirpur, Charkhari, Sirathu, Balha, BJP won Saharanpur , an official spokesman said here.

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  15. UP: SP Wins One Seat, Leads in Eight As BJP TrailsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 16 | Outlook

    Ruling Samajwadi Party was today won one seat, is leading in eight seats, while BJP in two after first three hours of counting in Uttar Pradesh where bypolls were held for 11 Assembly seats and one Lok Sabha seat. SP won the Thakurdwara Assembly seat in Moradabad district, with its candidate Nawabjaan defeating BJP's Rajpal Singh by a margin of 27,023 votes.

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  16. Bijnor blast: UP Police confirm SIMI handRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 16 | The Times of India

    Investigations into the low intensity blast at a house in the congested Jatan locality of West UP's Bijnor district, have revealed the hand of six SIMI operatives. Uttar Pradesh Police have registered the FIR against the suspects and launched a massive manhunt to nab the them.

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  17. Bypolls: BJP Suffers Reverses in Rajasthan, Close in GujaratRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 16 | Outlook

    BJP suffered reverses in Rajasthan winning just one of the four seats today and was losing ground in Uttar Pradesh where SP was ahead and was neck and neck with Congress in Gujarat in the bypolls exactly four months after it swept the three states in Lok Sabha elections. The BJP, however, had a reason to smile in West Bengal where it made its debut in the state assembly on its own by winning the Basirhat Dakshin seat.

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  18. UP bypoll results: Ruling Samajwadi Party wins 1 seat, leading in 8; BJP up in 2Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 15 | Express India

    Ruling Samajwadi Party today won the Thakurdwara Assembly seat and was leading in eight others, while the BJP was ahead in two seats in Uttar Pradesh where bypolls were held for 11 Assembly seats and one Lok Sabha seat. SP supremo Mulayam Singh's grand nephew Tej Pratap was leading over his nearest rival BJP's Prem Singh Shakya in Mainpuri Lok Sabha.

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  19. Cops zero in on - SIMI members' who fled from MP jail a year agoRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 15 | The Indian Express

    Investigators probing the July 10 bomb blast that took place in the parking lot of Faraskhana and Vishrambag police stations, located adjacent to the sensitive Dagdusheth Halwai Ganesh temple, suspect the role of four absconding members of the banned Student Islamic Movement of India in the terror act. The suspects, Aizazuddin alias Aizaz Mohammed Azizuddin of Narsinghpur, Mumbai, Mehboob alias Guddu Ismail Khan, Aslam Ayub Khan and Amzad Ramzan Khan, all from Khandwa in Madhya Pradesh , were also allegedly involved in an explosion at a rented house in Bijnor, Uttar Pradesh, on Friday morning.

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  20. 24 of these assembly seats were held by BJP and one each by its allies Apna Dal and TDP.Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 15 | The Indian Express

    Counting of votes will be held on Tuesday in three Lok Sabha and 33 assembly constituencies spread across 10 states where bypolls were held on September 13, with stakes high for BJP. The three Lok Sabha seats are in Vadodara , vacated by Prime Minister Narendra Modi, Mainpuri and Medak while 11 assembly constituencies are in UP, nine in Gujarat, four in Rajasthan, two in West Bengal, five in Northeastern states and one each in Chhattisgarh and Andhra Pradesh.

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