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Lucknow hotel fires: Two arrested, inquiry ordered

Lucknow: A magisterial inquiry has been ordered and two persons arrested by Lucknow Police in connection with the fire incident at two hotels which claimed five lives. A major fire broke out at two...

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One-year-old, four others killed as fire breaks out in Lucknow hotel

Five persons including a year-old baby girl were burnt alive and a dozen others were injured as a fire broke out in a three-storey hotel and spread to an adjacent hotel near Charbagh railway statio...

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JEE (Mains), NEET exams to be held again in December 2018? Here are the details

The Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) Kanpur will be the first institute to conduct JEE (Mains) under NTA in December 2018.

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After spending billions on 'flawed' bio-toilets, Railways mulls replacement

Read more about After spending billions on 'flawed' bio-toilets, Railways mulls replacement on Business Standard. In 2007, an experts committee headed by Vinod Tare, a professor at IIT, Kanpur, had...

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Smart India Hackathon final for hardware products to be held at IISc, Bengaluru

The five-day grand finale of the 'Smart India Hackathon' (SIH) will be held at the renowned Indian Institute of Science (IISc) in Bengaluru from 18 June to showcase hardware products by college stu...

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Rain, thunderstorm likely at isolated places in Uttar Pradesh

The day temperatures were above normal in Varanasi, Allahabad, Kanpur and Moradabad divisions of the northern state.

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Kanpur, previously Cawnpore, is the largest industrial city of Uttar Pradesh and also is the administrative headquarters of Kanpur Nagar district & Kanpur division.