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UP police chief for 2 months orders policemen to buy his photos

In a typical and ugly display of power and pomp, Uttar Pradesh Director General of Police (DGP) A.K. Jain’s office has directed police officials to buy and put up his photographs in their offices and all police stations. DGP Jain’s assistant B.P. Jogdand has written to all police officials to ensure that the ‘officially approved’ pictures of the police chief ...

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Swine Flu Scare Shuts Down Aligarh Muslim university

The Aligarh Muslim University (AMU) Monday suspended classes till Feb 25, following the death of a girl student recently and seven suspected cases of swine flu coming to light. The university’s affiliated institutions will also remain closed, an official said. To prevent spread of the viral disease, all events like seminars, workshops, meetings of executive council, the AMU Court and ...

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Cyclone Hudhud: Heavy rains kill 18 in UP; Modi Announces 1,000 Crore Aid to AP

After causing a trail of destruction in Andhra Pradesh and Odisha, the severe cyclonic storm with heavy rains kill 18 in Uttar Pradesh on Wednesday. The death of 18 people has been confirmed by a state government spokesman on Wednesday. According to Indian Meteorological Department officials, the heavy rains since Tuesday had broken all records and the day witnessed the ...

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