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#Uttar Pradesh

# uttar-pradesh - Friday 19 April, 2019

Indian man chops off index finger in desperation after voting for wrong party in national election
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Indian man chops off index finger in desperation after voting for wrong party in national election

Apr 19th 2019, 5:38 PM 22,619 Views 47 Comments

Pawan Kumar became confused by the symbols on the electronic voting machine.

# uttar-pradesh - Thursday 5 July, 2018

Mother Teresa charity 'sold babies' born to unwed mothers
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Mother Teresa charity 'sold babies' born to unwed mothers

Jul 5th 2018, 9:50 PM 58,697 Views 105 Comments

A nun and a staff member at Mother Teresa’s Missionaries of Charity were arrested today.

# uttar-pradesh - Thursday 26 April, 2018

At least 13 children die after train crashes into school bus in India
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At least 13 children die after train crashes into school bus in India

Apr 26th 2018, 7:11 AM 6,642 Views 5 Comments

The children were all aged below 10.

# uttar-pradesh - Saturday 12 August, 2017

At least 60 children die in hospital that suffered oxygen shortages
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At least 60 children die in hospital that suffered oxygen shortages

Aug 12th 2017, 6:20 PM 18,168 Views 13 Comments

Authorities have launched an inquiry into the causes of the oxygen disruption but denied that it had caused the deaths.

# uttar-pradesh - Wednesday 3 May, 2017

Indian village bans women using mobile phones to 'limit interaction with men'
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Indian village bans women using mobile phones to 'limit interaction with men'

May 3rd 2017, 11:38 AM 11,901 Views 78 Comments

Local police vowed to take action against the village of Madora.

# uttar-pradesh - Friday 7 April, 2017

Indian police attempting to identify young girl found living with monkeys
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Indian police attempting to identify young girl found living with monkeys

Apr 7th 2017, 12:59 PM 73,518 Views 24 Comments

The girl was discovered living with a pack of monkeys and walking on all fours in January.

# uttar-pradesh - Sunday 20 November, 2016

Death toll rises to 120 in horror Indian train crash
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Death toll rises to 120 in horror Indian train crash

Nov 20th 2016, 10:26 AM 19,985 Views 8 Comments

Most of the passengers were asleep at the time of the accident. At least 150 more have been injured.

# uttar-pradesh - Monday 16 June, 2014

India: Woman alleges she is gang-raped by men who lured her into house
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India: Woman alleges she is gang-raped by men who lured her into house

Jun 16th 2014, 10:10 AM 11,634 Views 6 Comments

This is not the first time that such an incident has occurred in the Uttar Pradesh state.

# uttar-pradesh - Monday 11 February, 2013

Stampede kills 36 people at India's Kumbh Mela festival
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Stampede kills 36 people at India's Kumbh Mela festival

Feb 11th 2013, 7:59 AM 3,830 Views 4 Comments

The stampede at a railway station in Allahabad marred the main day of the religious festival in the northern state of Uttar Pradesh, considered the largest gathering of humanity.

# uttar-pradesh - Thursday 24 January, 2013

Amid rape fears, Indian party gives knives to women
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Amid rape fears, Indian party gives knives to women

Jan 24th 2013, 10:36 AM 7,958 Views 39 Comments

A far-right political party is distributing thousands of knives to women in a western Indian state to help them protect themselves, in the wake of a fatal gang-rape which horrified the country.

# uttar-pradesh - Friday 4 January, 2013

Boyfriend of India gang-rape victim: 'The cruelty I saw should not be seen ever'
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Boyfriend of India gang-rape victim: 'The cruelty I saw should not be seen ever'

Jan 4th 2013, 5:35 PM 31,854 Views 41 Comments

The boyfriend of the 23-year-old medical student whose brutal gang-rape and murder has sparked an outcry has spoken for the first about what he witnessed during the attack last month.

# uttar-pradesh - Monday 30 July, 2012

India: 370 million people affected by power outage
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India: 370 million people affected by power outage

Jul 30th 2012, 1:58 PM 2,904 Views 9 Comments

Worst blackout to hit India in ten years highlights country’s struggle to meet growing demand for electricity.

# uttar-pradesh - Saturday 12 May, 2012

Couple arrested for attempting to bury baby alive
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Couple arrested for attempting to bury baby alive

May 12th 2012, 1:23 PM 8,021 Views 25 Comments

Graveyard caretaker contacted police in northern India.

# uttar-pradesh - Wednesday 30 November, 2011

Snakes unleashed in Indian tax office in anti-bribery protest
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Snakes unleashed in Indian tax office in anti-bribery protest

Nov 30th 2011, 8:57 PM 5,496 Views 17 Comments

Two farmers who claim they were denied access to their tax records by officials who wanted bribes released dozens of snakes in the tax office yesterday.

# uttar-pradesh - Monday 26 September, 2011

Monsoon rains and flooding kills dozens in India
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Monsoon rains and flooding kills dozens in India

Sep 26th 2011, 3:03 PM 116 Views 0 Comments

Areas in the north and east of the country have been affected with reports of as many as two million people being affected.

# uttar-pradesh - Tuesday 6 September, 2011

Top Indian politician labels Julian Assange 'insane'
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Top Indian politician labels Julian Assange 'insane'

Sep 6th 2011, 9:57 PM 346 Views 9 Comments

Uttar Pradesh state Chief Minister Mayawati has said that a leaked cable, in which she was called a “paranoid dictator”, was malicious – and has accused Wikileaks of playing into the hands of unscrupulous powers.