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In Gorakhpur, some call for non-temple BJP candidate

With three days left for deadline, and only two working days in which those nominations can be filed for the March 11 by-election, a section of BJP leaders and workers in its Gorakhpur unit are dis...

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Congress fields lady doc in Yogi's hometown for LS bypoll in UP

Hoping to regain lost grounds in Uttar Pradesh, that sends 80 members to Lok Sabha, Congress has fielded a lady doctor in the bypoll from Gorakhpur, the hometown of UP chief minister Yogi Adityanat...

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Maneka Gandhi abuses 'corrupt' UP official

Union minister Maneka Gandhi seems to have taken a cue from BJP leaders in Uttar Pradesh and joined them in humiliating and abusing the government officials in public. Maneka, who is a member of Lo...

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‘Police se nahi, crime se darr lagta hai sahab,’ says UP police after ‘criminals’ surrender

The Yogi Adityanath government has been facing criticism over the staggering number of police encounters in the state from several quarters. (Express File Photo/Representational) Patting its back f...

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Bihar worker dies of blood contamination

A 25-year-old man lay trapped in the debris of a collapsed building for 18 hours, thinking of his two children living in a remote village in Bihar. Fire department personnel rescued Hazarath, a fai...

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Kairana: Two alleged criminals carry placards, pledge not to commit crime in future

“I will not get involved in any crime in future and will work hard to take care of my family and myself),” read one of the placards. (Source: ANI/Twitter) Two days after Uttar Pradesh Chief Ministe...

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Gorakhpur is a city in the eastern part of the state of Uttar Pradesh in India, near the border with Nepal. It is the administrative headquarters of Gorakhpur District and Gorakhpur Division. The city is also home to many historic Buddhist sites, Imambara, an 18th-century dargah, and the Gita Press, a publisher of Hindu religious texts.