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  1. Ajit Singh's supporters clash with police over evictionRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 18, 2014 | The Times of India

    NEW DELHI: As the Centre kept up pressure on RLD chief Ajit Singh to vacate his official residence and rejected the demand to convert the 12, Tughlak Road house into a memorial for his late father Chaudhary Charan Singh, the former Union minister's supporters clashed with police while threatening to cut off water supply to the national capital. More than 30 people were injured as police fired rubber bullets, resorted to baton-charge and lobbed tear gas shells to disperse agitating activists of RLD and Bharatiya Kisan Union after they turned violent and tried to cut off water supply to Delhi from Gangnahar-Muradnagar regulator in Ghaziabad district, adjacent to the capital.

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  2. Ajit Singh backers try to cut Delhis water supplyRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 18, 2014 | Hindustan Times

    Thousands of farmers and supporters of Rashtriya Lok Dal chief Ajit Singh clashed violently with police as they laid siege to the Ganga canal regulators here in a bid to disrupt water supply to parts of Delhi. They were protesting government attempts to evict their leader from his official bungalow in the Capital.

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  3. Thousands of Ajit Singh's supporters protest as he gets eviction orderRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 18, 2014 | The Times of India

    GHAZIABAD: Thousands of supporters of RLD chief Ajit Singh on Thursday pelted stones at the police during a protest against Centre's move to evict him from his official residence in Delhi, following which police resorted to lathicharge to disperse them, injuring at least 18 people. Activists of Bhartiya Kisan Union and Rashtriya Lok Dal supporters took out a march towards Muradnagar, who had attempted to cut off water supply to Delhi from the Gangnahar Muradnagar regulator but were prevented from doing so by the police.

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  4. Nithari case: Surinder Koli shifted to Dasna Jail from MeerutRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 17, 2014 | DNA India

    Nithari rapist-cum-serial killer Surinder Koli was today shifted to Dasna Jail in Ghaziabad from Meerut Jail, where he had been taken for execution of his death sentence . "Koli was taken back to Dasna Jail in Ghaziabad from Meerut Jail.

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  5. Funding smart citiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 16, 2014 | Express India

    Summary The Centre and the states may opt for new taxes to raise finances but the municipalities would have to take the more difficult user-charges route. Of late, there has been lot of discussions on new taxes being considered by the government for financing the development of smart cities.

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  6. UP to have metro in more citiesRead the original story

    Sep 15, 2014 | Nerve News

    The Uttar Pradesh government has decided to run metro rail in Meerut, Kanpur, Allahabad and Varanasi, after pushing for a similar project in Lucknow, an official said Tuesday. Chief Secretary Alok Ranjan has asked officials to prepare a detailed project report for the same.

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  7. Inspiring story: 'The Ugly Indian' is cleaning up dirty citiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 15, 2014 | Rediff.com

    'The Ugly Indian' in Bangalore is inspiring people across India to transform the cities they live in, one mile at a time, finds Indulekha Aravind. It is perhaps the best kind of uprising - without banners, newsroom debates or vehement netas.

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  8. Also Read: Love can convert the other way tooRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 14, 2014 | The Indian Express

    In at least two inter-religion relationships in western UP, the roles in conversion have been reversed from what protesters have been associating with "love jihad". In one instance, it is a Muslim family that fears its daughter will be made to convert to Hinduism; in the other, it is the boy rather than the girl who is allegedly under pressure to convert to Islam.

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  9. A day in the life of: Ajay Tyagi, 44, convenor, Hindu Behen Beti Bachao Sangharsh Samiti.Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 13, 2014 | The Indian Express

    Tyagi and his 100-plus team of RSS volunteers attend calls, upload Facebook messages, go door-to-door and hold protests in western UP against 'love jihad', armed with Google Maps, WhatsApp and lawyers The sprawling Lallu Singh farmhouse spread over nearly 2 acres and situated around 400 metres from Hapur road is one of the most frequently visited places in Kharkhoda town, 30 km from Meerut. Earlier, the farmhouse was known in these parts for offering its manicured lawns free as a marriage venue to Hindu parents with daughters.

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  10. Man kills lover, shoots himself near GhaziabadRead the original story

    Sep 13, 2014 | Newkerala.com

    The incident occurred Friday night. The bodies of 25-year-old Amit and 22-year-old Priyanka were found in a house at the DLF Colony in Sahibabad near here Saturday.

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  11. SC again stays execution of Nithari killer Surinder KoliRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 11, 2014 | The Times of India

    NEW DELHI:The Supreme Court on Friday extended its order putting on hold the execution of the death sentence of Nithari killer Surendra Koli till October 29. While extending the stay, an apex court bench headed by Chief Justice-designate Justice HL Dattu asked the senior counsel to place before them in bullet points the grounds on which Koli is seeking a review of the judgment confirming his death sentence by the top court. The next hearing in the case will take place on October 28. Earlier, the Supreme Court had on September 8 put on hold the execution of Surender Koli by a week.

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  12. UP 2014, like Punjab 1947Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 11, 2014 | The Indian Express

    Not long ago, while working on a history of undivided Punjab, I found that in 1914 that vast province was seen as the subcontinent's hope for economic progress and inter-communal understanding. Yet, in 1947, both halves of divided Punjab saw carnage that no part of the world should witness.

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  13. Surinder Kolis mother meets him in jail after eight yearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 11, 2014 | Hindustan Times

    Koli is facing the gallows for the murder of a minor who went missing in 2006. According to jail officials, Koli broke into tears after seeing his mother and claimed that he was innocent.

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  14. Is hanging painful, asks jittery Nithari butcher KoliRead the original story

    Sep 11, 2014 | Newkerala.com

    Nithari killer Surendra Koli is spending anxious last days in prison here as he awaits the hangman's noose, reads religious books, and asks officials whether hanging is "painful". Having missed the noose by hours Monday after the Supreme Court deferred his execution by a week, Koli is spending uneasy moments inside his high-security prison cell and has turned to religious books.

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  15. Muzaffarnagar cops charge Amit Shah for 'hate speech'Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 10, 2014 | The Times of India

    Sources in the government said the chargesheet against the 49-year-old Shah was prepared in July after the Election Commission took cognizance of the alleged hate speech. LUCKNOW: The Muzaffarnagar police on Wednesday submitted a chargesheet against BJP national president Amit Shah at a local court for the violation of the model code of conduct during the general elections in April-May this year.

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  16. Muzaffarnagar riots SIT asked to complete probe in 45 daysRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 10, 2014 | Hindustan Times

    The SIT probing the Muzaffarnagar riots has been directed by the inspector general of Meerut zone to complete its investigation within next 45 days. Inspector general of Police, Meerut zone, Alok Sharma, has directed the Special Investigation Team to complete its investigation in all riots cases within a 45-day period, as one year has been passed since the starting of the probe.

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  17. SIT Asked to Complete Muzaffarnagar Riots Probe in 45 daysRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 10, 2014 | Outlook

    The SIT, probing the Muzaffarnagar riots, has been directed by the Inspector General of Meerut Zone to complete its investigation within next 45 days. Inspector general of Police, Meerut zone, Alok Sharma, has directed the Special Investigation Team to complete its investigation in all riots cases within a 45-day period, as one year has been passed since the starting of the probe.

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  18. Will CBI Director, Ranjit Sinha, go without a fight?Read the original story

    Sep 9, 2014 | Hard News

    Supreme Court's tough observations about CBI boss's list of unsavory visitors could damage the probe agency and trigger a major political crisis Sadiq Naqvi Delhi "The averments are serious and the CBI director can't say he won't file an affidavit," the Supreme Court bench headed by Justice HL Dattu said today while hearing the petition by Advocate Prashant Bhushan against CBI Chief Ranjit Sinha. The CBI Director had suggested that he could counter the allegations orally because of the sensitivity of the matter as the investigations in the 2G scam may stand exposed.

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  19. Digicable Network among MSOs denied permanent licence, three new MSOs get licence this monthRead the original story

    Sep 9, 2014 | Indian Television

    NEW DELHI: While 115 multisystem operators have been granted permanent licence as on 3 September, Digicable Network and Kal Cables are among the prominent MSOs whose licences have been cancelled following refusal of security clearance by the Home Ministry. However, the Madras High Court has quashed the cancellation of provisional licence of Kal Cables on the ground that the Information and Broadcasting Ministry had not issued any show-cause notice, before cancelling the permit.

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  20. SC puts on hold Nithari killer Koli's executionRead the original story

    Sep 8, 2014 | Newkerala.com

    A bench of Chief Justice-designate Justice H.L. Dattu and Justice Anil R. Dave passed the order in the intervening night of Sunday and Monday, suspending Koli's execution on his appeal. Koli was represented by counsel Indira Jaising.

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